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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1943

Hitler promotes Friedrich von Paul to general-fieldmarshal

Event
1943

USS Chicago sinks in Pacific Ocean

Event
1943

German assault on French in Tunisia

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1943

6 British Mosquito's daylight bomb Berlin

Event
1943

Sandy Deane, rocker

Birth
1943

Davy Johnson, baseball manager (NY Mets)

Birth
1943

Illegal opposition newspaper Loyal begins publishing

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1943

German under officers shot down in Haarlem Neth

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1944

John Thornton, English chocolate factory/multi-millionaire

Birth
1944

Lord Westwood

Birth
1944

US invades Majuro, Marshall Islands

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1944

Lynn Harrell, NYC, cellist

Birth
1945

German ship "Wilhelm Gustloff" torpedoed, 4,800 killed

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1945

"Wilhelm Gustloff" torpedoed off Danzig by Soviet sub-c 7,700 die

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1945

Michael Dorris, writer

Birth
1945

Robert Wittinger, composer

Birth
1945

William Busch, composer, dies at 43

Death
1945

Gottlieb J Haberlandt, Hungarian/German botanist, dies at 90

Death
1946

Lord Mackay of Drumadoon, British QC

Birth
1946

1st issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime

Event
1947

Martin Christoph Redel, composer

Birth
1947

Frederick F Blackman, English botanist, dies at 80

Death
1947

Steve Marriott, rock guitarist/vocalist (Humble Pie-Eat It, Faces)

Birth
1948

5th Winter Olympic games open in St Moritz, Switzerland

Event
1948

Nicholas Broomfield, director/editor (Dark Obsession, Heidi Fleiss)

Birth