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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1975

Jacki Ray, actor (In Like Flint), dies at 58

Death
1975

Norbert Rosseau, composer, dies at 67

Death
1975

Pier Paolo Pasolini, Italian poet/author/director, murdered at 53

Death
1976

W German Gens Krupinski/Franke admit to being Nazis

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1976

Britain gives Gilbert Island (Kiribati) self rule

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1976

"Don't Step on My Olive Branch" opens at Playhouse NYC for 16 perfs

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1976

Oscar Beregi Jr, actor (Young Frankenstein, Panic in City), dies at 58

Death
1977

Pres Carter raises minimum wages of $2.30 to $3.35 for Jan 1 1981

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1977

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1977

Islander Goran Hogosta's only shut-out Flames 9-0-Trottier 4 goals

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1978

NY Yankee Ron Guidry unanimously wins AL Cy Young Award

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1979

A L Webber musical "Joseph and Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," premieres

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1979

Edward Bennett Williams buys Orioles from Hoffberger for $12.3 million

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1979

Tanker Burmah Agate off Galveston Bay, Texas, spills 10.7 m gallons of oil, in US's worst oil spill disaster

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1979

Federal government made $1.5 billion loan to Chrysler

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1979

Jacques Mesrine, French "enemy of the state", shot to death

Death
1979

Bolivia military coup under Gen Busch, pres Guevara flees

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1980

USSR performs nuclear test

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1981

Antigua and Barbuda gains independence from Britain (National Day)

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1981

Chako Higuchi wins LPGA Pioneer Cup Golf Tournament

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1981

1st Class Mail raised from 18› to 20›

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1981

3rd meeting of Giants-Jets, Jets up 2-1 with 26-7 win

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1982

Andrew "Dice" Clay and George Wendt appear in "Trick or Treatment"

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1982

Major leagues vote not to renew Commissioner Bowie Kuhn's contract

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1982

James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55

Death