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 This day in History - October 3
403 Historic Events for October 3
1936

Steve Reich, NYC, composer (My Name is)

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1937

Boldizsar Csiky, composer

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1937

Eli Jacobs, baseball owner (Baltimore Orioles)

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1937

Ton de Kruyf, composer

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1938

Eddie Cochran, Okla City, rock vocalist/guitarist (C'Mon Everybody)

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1938

David R Obey, (Rep-D-Wisconsin, 1969- )

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1939

Lemmer-Urk Dike closes

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1940

France Vichy govt proclaims end to Jewish status

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1940

Jean Ratelle, NHL center (NY Rangers, Boston Bruins)

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1940

Mike Troy, US swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1960)

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1940

Alan O'Day, Hollywood Ca, rocker

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1940

US forms parachute troops

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1940

Reds beat Tigers ending NL's 10-game World Series losing streak

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1941

Adolf Hitler says Russia is "broken" and would "never rise again"

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1941

Nazi's blow up 6 synagoges in Paris

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1941

All elderly Jewish men of Kerenchug Ukraine, are killed by SS

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1941

Wilhelm Kienzl, Austria composer (Kuhreigen), dies at 84

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1941

Chubby Checker, one-hit-wonder, Sang and danced "The Twist" in the early '60s In an obscure college newspaper from '62, There's a picture of a 5-year-old me with my 4-year-old sister in matching dress

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1941

Chubby Checker, [Ernest Evans], Phila, rock vocalist (Twist)

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1942

FDR forms Office of Economic Stabilization

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1942

Launch of 1st A-4/V-2 rocket to altitude of 53 miles (85 km)

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1942

NY Yanks Frank Crosetti shoves ump Bill Summers in World Series, he is fined $200 and suspended for 1st 30 days of 1943 season

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1943

British 8th army lands at Termoli, East Italy

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1943

Operations begin at PETA Java, defending (Japanese) fatherland

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1943

Jeff Bingaman, (Sen-D-New Mexico, 1983- )

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