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 This day in History - October 5
384 Historic Events for October 5
1936

Annerose Schmidt, East German pianist

Birth
1936

Jan J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship doc/writer (Seaman's Grave), dies at 38

Death
1937

Barry Switzer, football coach (Oklahoma)

Birth
1937

Minister Romme says unemployment is 25% "quarter of Romme"

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1938

Carlo Mastrangelo, Bronx NY, rocker (Dion and The Belmonts)

Birth
1940

Bob Cowper, cricketer (Aust LHB, 307 v England MCG 1966 Very rich

Birth
1940

Silvestre Revueltas, Mexican composer: Cuauhnahuac/Planos, dies at 40

Death
1941

Louis D Brandeis, 1st Jewish Supreme Court Judge (1916-39), dies at 84

Death
1941

Ricardo Hoffmann, marathon swimmer (299 miles)

Birth
1941

Mickey Owens drops a 3rd strike, Tom Hendrick reaches 1st safely - would have been last out, instead Yanks score 4 and win 7-4

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1942

St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 1, in 39th World Series

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1942

5,000 Jews of Dubno Russia massacred

Event
1942

Richard Street, Detroit Mi, rocker (Temptations)

Birth
1943

US air raid on Wake

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1943

Benjamin L Cardin, (Rep-D-Maryland)

Birth
1943

Inna Churikova, Russia, actress (Theme)

Birth
1943

Steve Miller, Milwaukee, rocker (Abracadabra, Space Cowboy)

Birth
1944

Joseph B "Aristide" Maillol, French sculptor/graphic artist, dies

Death
1944

Ben Korthals, advocate/Dutch MP (VVD)

Birth
1944

Kerkrade (Neth) liberated

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1944

Harold Arlen/ET Harburgs musical premieres in NYC

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1945

Queen Wilhelmina visits Rotterdam

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1945

Indonesian army forms

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1945

"Meet the Press" premieres on radio

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1946

Richard Kermode, rocker

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