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 This day in History - October 20
417 Historic Events for October 20
1923

Herschel Bernardi, actor (Arnie, Voice of Charlie the Tuna, Front)

Birth
1924

Kenneth WIlliam Gatland, aerospace scientist

Birth
1924

Stanley Eric Francis Booth-Clibborn, bishop (Manchester)

Birth
1924

1st Negro League World Series: KC Monarchs shuts out Hilldales, 5-0

Event
1925

Art Buchwald, Mt Vernon NY, columnist/author (Have I Ever Lied to You)

Birth
1925

Herman Roelstraete, composer

Birth
1926

Hurricane in Cuba, kills 600

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1926

Ursula Happe, Germany, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1956)

Birth
1927

Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer, dies at 78

Death
1927

Oskar Pastior, writer

Birth
1928

Joyce Brothers, NYC, pop psychologist ($64,000 Question, Naked Gun)

Birth
1929

Rudolf Kittel, German theologist, dies at 76

Death
1929

Bayshore Highway opens (SF)

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1930

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, premiers on NBC radio

Event
1930

British White Paper restricts Jews from buying Arab land

Event
1931

Frankie Frisch of the Cards named MVP

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1931

Mickey Mantle, NY Yankee, home run slugger (1956 Triple Crown)

Birth
1931

Ken Morrison, English supermarket maginate/multi-millionaire

Birth
1931

Emanuel Moor, composer, dies at 68

Death
1932

Journalist, Robert Trout, joins CBS

Event
1932

William Christopher, Evanstown Ill, actor (Father Mulcahy-M*A*S*H)

Birth
1932

Roosevelt Brown, Virginia, NFL hall of fame tackle (NY Giants)

Birth
1934

Michiko, empress of Japan

Birth
1934

Richard Strauss completes his opera "Die Schweigsame Frau"

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1934

All-Star team led by Babe Ruth and Connie Mack sails to Hawaii and Japan

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