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 This day in History - January 1
692 Historic Events for January 1
1915

Jews of Laibach Austria expelled

Event
1915

DW Griffith shows "Clansman" at a sneak preview

Event
1915

Fran‡ois Bondy, writer

Birth
1915

Lewis Bingham Keeble, town planner

Birth
1916

1st issue of "Journal of Negro History" published

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1916

Earl Wrightson, Balt Md, singer (Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue)

Birth
1916

1st football game in Rose Bowl (Washington State-Brown)

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1918

Willy den Ouden, Dutch swimmer, (WR 100m, 1:04.06)

Birth
1918

Last day of the Julian calendar in Finland

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1919

Bernard Drukker, Dutch organist/pianist/orch leader (Devil's Wheel)

Birth
1919

Belorussian SSR established

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1919

J[erome] D[avid] Salinger, NYC, novelist (Catcher in the Rye)

Birth
1919

Carole Landis, Fairchild WI, actress (One Million BC, Topper Returns)

Birth
1919

William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Ian of the Orcades), dies at 60

Death
1920

Elisabeth Andersen, [Anna de Bruyn], Dutch actress (Yerma, Titania)

Birth
1920

Roger Peacock, writer

Birth
1920

Paul Adam, French writer (L'enfant d'Austerlitz), dies at 57

Death
1921

Alain Mimoun O'Kacha, Algerian/French cross country (Oly-gold-1956)

Birth
1922

Vancouver, BC starts driving on the right side of road

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1922

Ernest F Hollings, (Sen-D-SC, 1966- )

Birth
1923

Chalmers Goodlin, US test pilot (XS-1)

Birth
1923

Milton Jackson, US, vibraphonist (Milt of Bags)

Birth
1923

Union of Socialist Soviet Republics established

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1924

Grossdeutsche Volksgemeinschaft/V”lkische Block replaces NSDAP

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1925

George Conner, NFL tackle, linebacker (Chicago Bears)

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