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 This day in History - November 5
352 Historic Events for November 5
1912

Arizona, Kansas and Wisconsin vote for female suffrage

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1912

Bulgarian troops in Constantinople blockade drinking water

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1912

Woodrow Wilson (D) defeats Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) and Pres Taft (R)

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1913

John McGiver, NYC, actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show)

Birth
1913

Vivien Leigh, (Gone With Wind) Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn

Birth
1913

Ludwig III crowned king of Bavaria

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1914

Britain annexes Cyprus

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1914

Henri J de Koster, Dutch Min of Defense (1971-73)

Birth
1914

Great Britain and France and Russia declares war on Turkey

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1915

Moe Biller, NYC, labor union officer (AFL-CIO, Postal Workers)

Birth
1916

Len Wilkinson, cricketer (England leg-spinner just before WW II)

Birth
1916

Emperor Wilhelm II and French Jozef I establishes kingdom of Poland

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1916

Second Chamber accept initial impetus to general males/female suffrage

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1917

Gen Pershing and US troops see action on Western Front for 1st time

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1917

Supreme Court decision (Buchanan v Warley) strikes down Lousiville Ky ordiance requiring blacks and whites to live in separate areas

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1917

Jacob Everaers, office clerk/resistance fighter

Birth
1917

Claus Adam, composer

Birth
1919

Ir … Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soir‚e-musical" on Dutch radio

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1919

Myron Floren, Webster SD, accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show)

Birth
1921

Gy”rgy Cziffra, Hungarian/French pianist (Chopin/Liszt)

Birth
1922

Demonstration for a Dutch University in Ghent

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1923

Ian Arthur Hoyle Munro, medical journalist

Birth
1924

Ivan Rezak, composer

Birth
1925

Mussolini disbands Italian socialist parties

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1926

Leo Derksen, Dutch journalist (Telegraph/Sunday Newspaper)

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