What Happened on May 21, 1940

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Historical Events

  • Allied counter attack at Atrecht, northern France
  • AVRO-chairman Willem Vogt fires all Jewish employees
  • Reynaud forms French government

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Person of interestPerson of Interest

Tony Sheridan, English singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Norwich, England (d. 2013)

Singer-Songwriter and and Guitarist Tony Sheridan
Singer-Songwriter and and Guitarist
Tony Sheridan