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 This day in History - October 19
373 Historic Events for October 19
1943

Theater Guild presentation of "Othello" opens at Shubert

Event
1943

Conference of foreign ministers in Moscow

Event
1943

Adrianus M de Young, writer (Merijntje Gijzen's youth), murdered

Death
1943

Robert Morris, composer

Birth
1943

Yankee 2nd baseman Joe Gordon announces retirement (hates NY)

Event
1943

Michael Findlay, cricket wicket-keeper (WI early 70's)

Birth
1943

Robin Greville Holloway, composer

Birth
1944

George McCrae, US singer (Lead Me On, Rock Your Baby)

Birth
1944

US forces land in Philippines

Event
1944

Peter Tosh, rocker

Birth
1944

Navy says black women can join WAVES

Event
1944

John Van Druten's "I Remember Mama," premieres in NYC

Event
1944

Canadian troops liberate Aardensburg

Event
1944

British premier Winston Churchill flies back to London from Moscow

Event
1944

Keith Adrian, [Johnson], Indies/Dutch actor (Intrepid Mr Twist)

Birth
1945

Patrick Simmons, rocker (Doobie Brothers)

Birth
1945

Patricia Ireland, feminist/president (National Organization of Women)

Birth
1945

Ahmed Abel-Wadoud Karadawi, academic/activist

Birth
1945

Divine, [Harris Glenn Milstead], Balt MD, actress (Pink Flamingo)

Birth
1945

Harris Glenn Divine, Baltimore MD

Birth
1945

John Lithgow, Rochester NY, actor (Harry and Hendersons, Pelican Brief)

Birth
1945

Keith Reid, rocker (Procol Harum) [or 10/10/46]

Birth
1946

Bob Holland, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner at age 38)

Birth
1947

De Gaulles RPF wins French municipal elections

Event
1947

Wilbert Hart, US singer (Four Gents, Delfonics-Didn't I)

Birth