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 This day in History - January 12
396 Historic Events for January 12
1933

US Congress recognize independence Philippines

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1934

Burdette Haldorson, US, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1956, 60)

Birth
1935

"Amazing" Kreskin, Montclair NJ, mentalist/telepath

Birth
1935

Ron Harper, Turtle Creek Pa, actor (Wendy and Me, Planet of the Apes)

Birth
1935

William Lee Gloden, Brewton Al, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys)

Birth
1937

Marie Dubois, Paris France, actress (Wise Guys, Jules and Jim)

Birth
1937

Liliana Cavani, Bologna Italy, director (Berlin Affair)

Birth
1937

Plow for laying submarine cable patented

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1939

Jacobus M "Jacques" Hamelink, Dutch writer/poet (Cold Unrest)

Birth
1939

Helmut Eisendle, writer

Birth
1940

Dick Motz, cricketer (1st NZer to take 100 Test wickets)

Birth
1940

Erich R Jaensch, German psychologist (eidetiek), dies at 56

Death
1941

Long John Baldry, England, blues vocalist (Don't try to Lay No Boogie)

Birth
1941

Jaime B Fuster, (Rep-D-PR, 1985- )

Birth
1942

Vladimir Sergeyevich Kozelsky, cosmonaut (Soyuz 24 backup)

Birth
1942

George Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies

Death
1942

British troops reconquer Sollum

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1942

Dutch troops on Tarakan surrender

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1942

National War Labor Board created

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1943

Henri J "Adriaan" Adriaansen, mime/director (Stinging Nettle King)

Birth
1943

Ray Manzarek, rock keyboardist (Doors-People are Strange)

Birth
1943

Frankfurters replaced by Victory Sausages (mix of meat and soy meal)

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1943

Jan R T Campert, Dutch resistance fighter/poet (18 Dead), dies at 40

Death
1944

Vlastimil Hort, Czech/German chess player

Birth
1944

Churchill and de Gaulle begin a 2-day wartime conference in Marrakesh

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