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Historical Events

Events 1 - 23 of 23

3rd - Dutch Revolutionary Socialist Worker's party (RSAP), forms
5th - 1st premature baby health law in US (Chicago)
6th - Frank Bartell (Czech), cycles record 80.584 mph in LA
7th - Saar incorporated into Germany
9th - Adolf Hitler announces the creation of a new air force.
11th - Bank of Canada opens
11th - Hermann Goering officially creates German Air Force, the Luftwaffe
12th - England establishes 30 MPH speed limit for towns & villages
13th - Driving tests introduced in Great Britain
14th - 36-Folsom becomes 1st line to use 1-man streetcars
15th - George Headley completes 270 in cricket v England at Kingston
16th - Hitler orders German rearmament, violating Versailles Treaty
17th - KSO-AM in Des Moines Iowa call sign is given to KWCR
21st - Jean Anouilh's "Y avait un presonnier" premieres in Paris
21st - Persia officially renamed Iran
22nd - Blood tests authorized as evidence in court cases (NY)
24th - Major Bowes' Original Amateur Hour goes national on NBC Radio Network
Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf HitlerDictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler 25th - 1st Belgium government of Van Zealand resigns
26th - RJ Mitchell & Mjr Sorley discuss armament of Supermarine Spitfire
28th - Robert Goddard uses gyroscopes to control a rocket
29th - 94th Grand National: Mr. Frank Furlong aboard Reynoldstown wins
30th - Newfoundland changes time to 3½ hrs W of Greenwich, repeats 44 sec
31st - Fusahige Suzuki runs world record marathon (2:27:49)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 55 of 55

1st - Judith Rossner, author (Looking for Mr Goodbar)
1st - Robert Conrad, [Conrad R Falk], actor (Wild Wild West), born in Chicago, Illinois
2nd - Al Waxman, actor (Cagney & Lacey, Meatballs 3, Spasms), born in Toronto, Ontario
3rd - Zhelyu Zhelev, Veselinovo, Shumen Province, Bulgarian President (1990-97)
4th - Nancy Whiskey, Scottish folk singer (d. 2003)
5th - Malcolm J Anderson, tennis champ (US Open-1957)
5th - Philip K Chapman, Australian astronaut (Apollo 14 support), born in Melbourne, Victoria
6th - Ronnie Delaney, Ireland, 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1956)
6th - Ron Delany, Irish athlete
6th - Derek Kevan, Ripon, England, footballer (14 caps), (d. 2013)
9th - Sister Bernard Ncube, South African nun
9th - Andrew Viterbi, American telecommunications scientist and businessman
10th - Graham Farmer, Australian rules footballer
10th - Ivan Calin, Ribneta, Moldova, President and Prime Minister 1980-1990 (d. 2012)
11th - Sandra Milo, Italian actress
12th - Helga Pilarczyk, German soprano (Salome, Lulu)
12th - John Gross, author (Age of Kipling, Dickens & 20th Century)
12th - John Doherty, English footballer (d. 2007)
13th - Don Nute, Connellsville Penn (Denver University), actor
13th - Joseph Mascolo, American actor
13th - Leslie Parrish, American actress
13th - Michael Walzer, American philosopher
13th - David Nobbs, English comedic writer (The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin), born in Petts Wood, Kent (d. 2015)
14th - Jo van den Booren, composer
15th - Jimmy Lee Swaggart, evangelist
15th - Judd Hirsch, actor (Alex-Taxi, Dear John, Ordinary People), born in The Bronx, New York
16th - Teresa Berganza, Spanish soprano
17th - Adam Wade, Pitts Pa, singer (Tony Orlando & Dawn)
18th - Ole Barndorff-Nielsen, Danish mathematician
19th - Burt Metcalfe, Saskatchewan Canada, actor/dir (Father of the Bride)
19th - Phyllis Newman, Jersey City NJ, actress (Coming of Age, TW3)
19th - Renee Taylor, actress (Jack Paar Show, Mary Hartman, Nanny), born in NYC, New York
20th - Ted Bessell, American actor (d. 1996)
21st - Brian Clough, soccer manager
21st - Hubert Fichte, writer
22nd - M[ichael] Emmet Walsh, Ogdensburg NY, actor (Wildcats, War Party)
23rd - Barry Cryer, comedian/writer (Goodies Rule-OK, All You Need is Cash)
23rd - Desmond Pitcher, CEO (Merseyside Development Corporation)
24th - Peter Bichsel, writer
25th - Susan Engel, actress (Ascendancy), born in Vienna, Austria
25th - Flash Elorde, Filipino boxer
26th - Earl of Kinnoull
26th - Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestine National Authority
27th - Earl of Suffolk & Berkshire
27th - Julian Glover, actor (QED, Heat & Dust, Mandela), born in London, England
27th - Abelardo Castillo, Argentine writer
27th - Fr. Stanley Rother, Roman Catholic Priest, Martyr and Missionary to Guatemala (d. 1981)
28th - Michael Parkinson, English broadcaster
29th - Ruby Murray, Irish pop singer (Softly Softly)
30th - Alan Jackson, CEO (BTR)
30th - Gordon Mumma, composer
30th - John Charles Eaton, composer
30th - Karl Berger, German musicologist and musician
31st - Herb Alpert, bandleader/trumpeteer (Tijuana Brass)/CEO (A & M)
31st - Judith Rossner, US, writer (August)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 8 of 8

3rd - Neville Knox, cricketer (bowled in 2 Tests for England 1907), dies
6th - Fridolf Rhudin Swedish actor and comedian (b. 1895)
Jurist Oliver Wendell Holmes JrJurist Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr (6th) 6th - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr, American jurist, dies of pneumonia at 93
10th - Barend Barendse, actor/director (Broken Lives), dies at 82
16th - John J R Macleod, Scot/Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923), dies at 58
16th - Aron Nimzowitsch, Latvian-born chess player (b. 1886)
23rd - Florence Moore, American actress (b. 1886)
30th - Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer, dies at 51

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