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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1917

Clarence E Miller, (Rep-R-OH, 1967- )

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1917

In WW I, the 1st US soldiers are killed in combat

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1917

Margaret Taylor Burroughs, US author/house painter (Black Queen)

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1917

Zenna [Chlarson] Henderson, US, sci-fi author (Anything Box)

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1918

Yugoslav battleship Viribus Unitis sunk by Italians

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1918

102 die in a NYC BMT subway derailment at Malbone Street Brooklyn

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1919

John Secondari, Rome Italy, newscaster (Open Hearing)

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1920

James J Kilpatrick, Okla City Okla, columnist (60 Minutes)

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1920

Warren Harding elected 29th president

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1920

Eugene O'Neill's "Emperor Jones," premieres in NYC

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1921

Ilse Aichinger, Austria, author

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1921

National Birth Control League and Voluntary Parenthood League merge as American Birth Control League

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1921

John Willard Peterson, composer

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1921

Jan Tausinger, composer

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1922

George S Irving, Springfield Mass, singer/actor (Dumplings)

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1922

Ottoman Empire abolished

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1922

Queen Wilhelmina opens Dutch Historical Maritime museum in Amsterdam

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1922

Jeff Richards, Portland Oregon, actor (Don't Go Near the Water)

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1923

Gordon R[upert] Dickson, Canada, sci-fi author (Genetic General)

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1923

Bruce Dooland, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner, 3 Tests mid-forties)

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1923

Edward A de Jongh, Antillian author (The Arch)

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1923

Bruno E Lucander forms Aero E/Y (Finnair)

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1924

Forest Peters of Montana State U hits 17 of 22 attempted field goals

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1924

1st US NHL franchise, Boston Bruins founded

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1924

Victoria de los Angeles, Spain, soprano (Mimi-La Boh‚me)

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