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 This day in History - October 3
403 Historic Events for October 3
1926

1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna

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1926

Violet Percy runs female record marathon (3:40:22)

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1926

Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)

Birth
1928

Shridath Surendranath "Sonny" Ramphal, Guyanese sec-gen (1975- )

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1928

Christian d'Oriola, France, foils (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)

Birth
1928

Erik Bruhn, Copenhagen Denmark, dancer (Natl Ballet of Canada)

Birth
1928

French sun "Ondine" sinks returning to Toulon, drowning 42

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1929

British Labour govt recovers diplomatic relations with USSR

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1929

Julius Curtius succeeds Stresemann as German foreign minister

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1929

Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes changes name to Yugoslavia

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1929

Gustav Stresemann, German chancellor (Nobel 1926), dies at 51

Death
1929

Jeanne Eagels, actress (The Letter), dies at 35

Death
1930

David Mayer Epstein, composer

Birth
1930

Charles LP "Philip" Zilcken, painter/etcher/author (Bauer), dies at 73

Death
1931

Carl August Nielsen, composer, dies at 66

Death
1932

Iraq gains full independence from Britain, joins League of Nations

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1933

Gustave "Staf" de Clerq forms Flemish National Covenant

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1933

Neale A Fraser, tennis champ (US Open-1959)

Birth
1934

Harold Ralph Henning, Johannesburg S Afr, PGA golfer (1966 Texas Open)

Birth
1934

Benjamin Boretz, composer

Birth
1934

Madlyn Rhue, Wash DC, actress (Bracken's World, Executive Suite)

Birth
1935

Italy invades Ethiopia

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1935

Abdon Pamich, Italy, 50K walker (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1935

Charles M Duke Jr, Charlotte NC, Brig Gen USAF/astronaut (Apol 16)

Birth
1936

Yanks set new attendance record of 64,842 in 3rd game of World Series

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