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 This day in History - November 8
349 Historic Events for November 8
1931

Morley Safer, Toronto Calif, TV newscaster (60 Minutes)

Birth
1932

Richard E Lawyer, LA Calif, astronaut

Birth
1932

Stephane Audran, Versailles France, actress (Just Before Nightfall)

Birth
1932

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (D) elected 32nd president for 1st time

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1932

"Make Mine Music," debuts

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1933

FDR creates Civil Works Administration

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1933

Mohammed Nadir Shah, king of Afghanistan, assassin by Abdul Khallig

Death
1934

Roberta Hazard, USN Admiral

Birth
1934

Ford Frick, NL publicity director, is named league president

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1935

Elisabeth F”rster-Nietzsche, German author, dies at 89

Death
1935

Alain Delon, France, actor (Honor Among Thieves, Return of Zorro)

Birth
1936

Viscount Mountgarret, [Butler], English large landowner

Birth
1936

Edward George Gibson, Buffalo NY, astronaut (Skylab 4)

Birth
1937

James Ramsay MacDonald, British PM (Lab, 1924, 29-35), dies at 71

Death
1938

Richard Stoker, composer

Birth
1938

Pleuni Touw, Dutch actress (Black Rider)

Birth
1938

Pleuntje "Pleuni" Cordon, actress (Dear Guys)

Birth
1938

John Asprey, British jeweler/multi-millionaire

Birth
1938

1st black woman legislator, Crystal Bird Fauset of Phila

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1939

Failed assassination attempt on Hitler in Burgerbraukeller, Munich

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1939

H Lindsay and R Crouse' "Life with Father," premieres in NYC

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1940

RAF bombs Munich

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1940

Alfonso Hernandez Cata, Cuban author (El parag‚), dies

Death
1941

Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83

Death
1942

Hitler proclaims fall of Stalingrad from Munich beer hall

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