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 This day in History - November 7
341 Historic Events for November 7
1941

Albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46

Death
1941

British air attack on Berlin, Mannheim and Ruhrgebied

Event
1942

1st US president to broadcast in a foreign language-FDR in French

Event
1942

Bicyclist Fausto Coppi establishes world record (45,848 km)

Event
1942

Johnny Rivers, [Ramistella], NYC, singer (Secret Agent Man)

Birth
1942

Jean Shrimpton, British model/actress (Privilege)

Birth
1943

Detroit Lions 0, NY Giants 0; last scoreless tie in NFL

Event
1943

Wensley Haydon-Baillie, English pharmaceutical manufacturer

Birth
1943

Dwight Frye, actor (Vampire Bat, Dracula), dies at 44

Death
1943

Judith Frost, British Columbia, artist (To Red, Dust Drawings)

Birth
1943

Joni Mitchell, [Roberta J Anderson], Alberta Canada, singer (Clouds)

Birth
1944

Joe Niekro, baseball knuckler (NY Yankees)

Birth
1944

Jim Watkins, Phila, actor (Jerry-Magician)

Birth
1944

FDR wins 4th term in office, defeating Thomas E Dewey (R)

Event
1944

Train crashes in tunnel of Aguadilla Spain; about 500 die

Event
1944

James Hashow, composer

Birth
1944

Richard Sorge and Ozaki, spies, hanged in Tokyo

Death
1945

Alfred Dipper, cricketer (England batsman scored in only Test), dies

Death
1946

"Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances

Event
1949

King Faruk disbands Egyptian parliament

Event
1949

Judy Tenuda, comedienne (Spotlight Cafe)

Birth
1950

Carlo Terron's "Processo Agli Innocenti," premieres in Milan

Event
1950

French women and children leaves Hanoi/Tonkin-delta

Event
1950

Alexa Canady, 1st black woman neuro-surgeon/educator

Birth
1950

Augusto Gen'un Alcalde, Buenos Aires, 1st S Amer Zen teacher

Birth