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 This day in History - October 7
366 Historic Events for October 7
1941

Martin Murray, London England, rocker (Honeycombs)

Birth
1942

Yvon Robert beats Bill Longson in Montreal, to become wrestling champ

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1942

Last camouflaged German raider Komet leaves Flushing harbor (Neth)

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1942

1 salvo Katjoesja-rocket destroys nazi battalion in Stalingrad

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1942

US and British govt announce establishment of United Nations

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1942

Maxwell Andersons "Eve of St Mark," premieres in NYC

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1943

Weill/Perelman/Nash' musical "One Touch of Venus," premieres in NYC

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1943

Oliver L North, US colonel (Irangate)

Birth
1944

Uprising at Auschwitz, Jews burn down crematoriums

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1944

Fieldmarshal Rommel gets order to return to Berlin

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1944

Allies bombs sea dikes at Vlissingen

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1944

Uprising at Birkenau concentration camp

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1944

Riots in Amersfoort/Utrecht/Strugle

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1945

Dutch author A M de Jong's murderer Ton van Gog escapes

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1945

Kevin Godley, Manchester England, rock vocalist (10cc)

Birth
1946

Charles Ives' 2nd string quartet, premieres

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1947

Larry MacPhail resigns as Yank GM after final game of World Series

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1949

Kieran Kane, Queens NY, singer (O'Kanes-Daddies Need to Grow Up Too)

Birth
1949

German Dem Rep formed from Russian occupation zone (National Day)

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1949

Otto Greatwohl becomes 1st premier of German DR

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1949

Catherine Duggan, LPGA golfer

Birth
1949

Dave Hope, rock bassist (Kansas)

Birth
1949

Wilhelm Pieck becomes 1st president of German DR

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1950

Walter Bedell Smith replaces Roscoe H Hillenkoetter as 4th CIA head

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1950

William H Jackson, becomes deputy director of CIA

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