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 This day in History - November 6
362 Historic Events for November 6
1920

John Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC)

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1921

Geoff Rabone, cricketer (gifted all-rounder for NZ in 1950's)

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1921

James Jones, Robinson Ill, novelist (From Here to Eternity)

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1922

Lars Edlund, composer

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1922

William Baines, composer, dies at 23

Death
1922

King George V proclaims Irish Free state

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1923

USSR adopts experimental calendar, with 5-day "weeks"

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1923

Col Jacob Schick patents 1st electric shaver

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1923

Clay Jones, gardener

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1923

Renato Capecchi, Italian violinist/baritone

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1923

Aleksandra Chudina, USSR, track jumper (Olympic-2 silver-1952)

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1924

Stanley Baldwin becomes PM of England

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1925

Dirk de Vroome, [Red Giant], SS'er

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1926

Brian Abel-Smith, professor of Social Adminstration

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1928

Jacob Schick patents 1st electric razor

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1928

Herbert Hoover (R) beats Alfred E Smith (D) for pres

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1928

Clevelanders vote to build a stadium with city bonds

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1928

Peter Matz, Pitts Pa, orch leader (Hullabaloo, Carol Burnette Show)

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1929

Max von Bathe, German prince/Chancellor (1910-11, 18), dies at 62

Death
1930

Raymond Baervoets, Belgian composer (Metamorphoses)

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1931

Tsvetan Tsvetanov, composer

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1931

Mike Nichols, [Peschowsky], director (Catch 22, Biloxi Blues)

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1932

German election - KPD defeats NSDAP

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1932

Stonewall Jackson, rocker

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1932

Don King, fight promoter (Mike Tyson)

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