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 This day in History - November 9
342 Historic Events for November 9
1940

Germany invades Norway and Denmark in WW II

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1940

Sergio Cervetti, composer

Birth
1941

Hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster

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1941

Tom Fogerty, Berkeley Cal, rocker (Creedence Clearwater Revival)

Birth
1942

Thomas Daniel Weiskopf, Massillon OH, PGA golfer (British Open 1973)

Birth
1942

Stuart Lipton, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire

Birth
1942

German occupiers put Erik Scavenius as Danish premier

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1942

Edna May Oliver, dies on 59th birthday

Death
1942

Transport nr 44 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany

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1943

Bernhard Lichtenberg, German clergyman/antifascist, dies at 67

Death
1943

John Shepherd, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1969-71, later in S Africa)

Birth
1943

Lee Graziano, Chicago Ill, rock drummer (American Breed)

Birth
1944

Walcheren of nazi troops purged

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1944

Bill Hendon, (Rep-R-NC, 1981-83, 85-87)

Birth
1944

Phil May, rocker

Birth
1944

Red Cross wins Nobel peace prize

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1945

Roger Lee Jones, WV, child molester (FBI Most Wanted List)

Birth
1946

Pres Truman ends wage/price freeze

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1948

Edgar Kennedy, actor (Little Orphan Annie), dies at 58

Death
1948

Bille August, director (Best Intentions, Twist and Shout)

Birth
1948

Sharon Stouder, US, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympic-gold-1964)

Birth
1948

Alan Gratzer, Syracuse NY, rock drummer (Reo Speedwagon)

Birth
1949

Costa Rica adopts Constitution

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1950

White Sox release Luke Appling, who had been a Sox since 1930

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1950

Phillies skipper Eddie Sawyer selected as Manager of Year

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