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 This day in History - November 2
367 Historic Events for November 2
1920

Lewis Charles, NYC, actor (Feather and Father Gang)

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1921

Fernando Correia de Oliveira, composer

Birth
1921

Eugene O'Neill's "Anna Christie," premieres in NYC

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1921

Willaim D Schaefer, Maryland, (Gov-D-Md)

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1922

Australian Qantas airways begins service

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1922

John Pinsent, classical scholar

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1922

Allies deliberate over German mark

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1923

Bloody street battles in Aken: pro-French separatists

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1923

Stresemann's SPD-ministers in Germany, step down

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1923

Bloody street fights in Aken (pro-French separatists driven)

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1924

Sunday Express publishes 1st British crossword puzzle

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1925

Antonius J Derkinderen, Dutch painter/etcher, dies at 65

Death
1927

John Sainsbury, English billionaire

Birth
1928

Dmitri Sjostakovitch's 1st Symphony, L Stokovski premieres in Phila

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1928

Geoffrey Pardoe, engineer

Birth
1929

Milan Stibilj, composer

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1929

Harold Farberman, NYC, conductor/composer (Medea)

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1929

Rachel Ames, Portland Oregon, actress (Line Up, Audrey-Gen Hospital)

Birth
1930

Denis Gerald Barrington, artist

Birth
1930

Ras Tafari crowned Haile Selassie I, 225th emperor of Solmonic Dynasty

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1931

Harry Musgrove, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies

Death
1931

Warren, Dixon and Young's musical "Laugh Parade," premieres in NYC

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1931

Arthur James Cook, union leader (coal miners), dies at 47

Death
1932

Romano L Mazzoli, (Rep-D-KY, 1971- )

Birth
1932

Henri Namphy, Cap Hatien Haiti, President of Haiti (1986-88)

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