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 This day in History - January 14
395 Historic Events for January 14
1929

Afghan King Amanullah forced to resign

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1930

Ernest Just, Black biologist, served as VP of American Zoologists

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1930

Edgar Sergeyi Hovhanesyan, composer

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1931

Juraj Pospisil, composer

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1931

William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies

Death
1932

Caterina Valente, Paris France, singer (Entertainers)

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1932

Harriet Andersson, Stockholm Sweden, actress (Cries and Whispers)

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1932

1st totalisator (to record racetrack bets) in US installed, Hialeah

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1932

Horse racing legend Eddie Arcaro won his 1st race

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1935

Oil pipeline Iraq-Mediterranean goes into use

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1936

Clarence Carter, US singer (Thread the Needle)

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1936

John Paul Cain, Sweetwater TX, PGA golfer (1989 Greater Grand Rapids)

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1936

Ludmila Pinayeva, USSR, 500m kayak (Olympic-gold-1964, 1968, 1972)

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1936

Reiner Klimke, German FR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1984)

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1936

L M (Mario) Giannini elected president of Bank of America

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1937

Billie Jo Spears, country singer

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1937

Ken Higgs, cricketer (effective Engld pace-bowler in 15 Tests 1965-68)

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1938

Jack Jones, LA Calif, singer (Love Boat Theme)

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1938

National Society for Legalization of Euthanasia forms (NY)

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1938

Allen Toussaint, [Naomi Neville], pianist/songwriter (Ride Your Pony)

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1939

All commercial ferry service to East Bay ends

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1939

Norway claims Queen Maud Land in Antarctica

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1940

Commissioner Kenesaw Landis gives free agency to 91 Detroit Tigers

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1940

NFL Pro Bowl: Green Bay beats NFL All-Stars 16-7

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1940

Julian Bond, Nashville Tenn, (D-Ga) civil rights leader

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