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 This day in History - October 14
400 Historic Events for October 14
1926

Willy Alberti, [Carel Verbrugge], singer/actor (Riffin in Amsterdam)

Birth
1926

Walter Johnson retires, signs 2-year contract to manage Newark

Event
1926

Bill Justis, rocker

Birth
1927

Roger Moore, London England, actor (Alaskans, Maverick, Saint)

Birth
1928

Gary Graffman, NYC, pianist (Leventritt Award)

Birth
1929

Philadelphia A's set World Series record of 10 runs in an inning

Event
1929

Alfredo Santos Buenaventura, composer

Birth
1929

Phila A's beat Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 1 in 26th World Series

Event
1930

Joseph-Desir‚ Kuku NWZA Mobutu Sese Seko, president Za‹re (1965- )

Birth
1930

Ethel Mermans debuts on Broadway in "Girl Crazy"

Event
1930

Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies

Death
1930

George Gershwin/Walter Donaldsons musical premieres in NYC

Event
1930

Robert Parker, US saxophonist/soul singer (Barefootin')

Birth
1931

Spanish Cortes agrees to separation of Church and State

Event
1931

Rafael Puyana, Bogot  Colombia, baroque harpsichordist (NY debut 1957)

Birth
1931

1st broadcast of Dutch Radio Peoples University

Event
1933

Nazi Germany announces withdrawal from League of Nations

Event
1934

"Lux Radio Theatre" premieres

Event
1935

La Monte Young, Bern Idaho, composer (Composition in 1990)

Birth
1938

Nazis plan Jewish ghettos for all major cities

Event
1938

John Dean III, former White House counsel (Watergate figure)

Birth
1939

Ralph Lauren, fashion designer (Chaps)

Birth
1939

BMI (Broadcast Music Incorporated) formed

Event
1939

German U-47 sinks British battleship HMS Royal Oak, 833 killed

Event
1939

Sugar rationed in Netherlands

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