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 This day in History - November 3
395 Historic Events for November 3
1936

Roy Emerson, Australia, tennis player (Wimbledon-1964, 65, US Open-61)

Birth
1937

NHL Howie Morenz Memorial Game: All-Stars beat Montreal 6-5 in Mont

Event
1937

Archambaud bicycles world record time (45,796 km)

Event
1937

Lynn Woolsey, (Rep-D-California)

Birth
1937

Paula Wayne, Hobart Okla, vocalist (Everything's Great)

Birth
1938

Pupi Avati, Bologna Italy, director (Festival, Bix, Impiegati)

Birth
1939

Clare Booth's "Margin for Error," premieres in NYC

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1939

Terrence McNally, St Petersburg Fla, playwright (Bad Habits)

Birth
1940

Dieter Acker, composer

Birth
1941

Brian Poole, Essex England, vocalist (Brian Poole and The Tremeloes)

Birth
1941

Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails

Event
1942

Carl Sternheim, German playwright (Trousers, Snob), dies at 64

Death
1942

12th day of battle at El Alamein: Scottish assault

Event
1942

Despite Ted Williams wins Triple Crown, Yanks Joe Gordon wins AL MVP

Event
1942

William L Dawson elected to Congress from Chicago

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1942

Mort Cooper wins NL MVP

Event
1943

P-47D Thunderbolt shot down above North-Holland

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1943

Dmitri Sjostakovitch's 8th Symphony premieres in Moscow

Event
1943

Bert Jansch, rocker

Birth
1943

Ken Holtzman, Cub/Oriole/Yankee pitcher (2 no-hitters)

Birth
1944

US 28th Infantry division occupies Schmidt Hurtgenwald

Event
1944

Allied commando's lands at Westkapelle Walcheren

Event
1944

German troops in Vlissingen surrenders

Event
1944

Pro-German government of Hungary flees

Event
1945

Alessandro Longo, composer, dies at 80

Death