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 This day in History - February 1
526 Historic Events for February 1
1907

John Canaday, art critic (Metropolitan Museum of Art Portfolios)

Birth
1907

Alan Strode Campbell Ross, professor (coined the terms U and non-U)

Birth
1907

S ndor Veress, Hungarian pianist/composer

Birth
1908

George Pal, Hungarian/US director (When Worlds Collide, Puppetoons)

Birth
1908

Carlos I, King of Portugal (1889-1908), assassinated by mob at 44

Death
1908

Albie Booth, collegiate Hall of Fame football star (Yale)

Birth
1908

Edward Staempfli, composer

Birth
1909

Helen Chandler, Charleston SC, actress (Christopher Strong, Dracula)

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1909

Douglas Hall, Governor (Somaliland Protectorate)

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1909

US Assay Office in Salt Lake City, Utah opens

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1910

Jahangir Khan, cricketer (father of Majid, Indian player 1932-36)

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1910

H Stanley Cayzer

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1910

Michael Kanin, Rochester NY, director/writer/actor (Woman of the Year)

Birth
1910

Otto Julius Bierbaum, German writer (Irrgarten Der Liebe), dies at 44

Death
1910

Dragoumis govt forms in Greece

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1910

1st British labour exchange opens

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1913

Jeffrey Kindersley Quill, Test pilot

Birth
1914

NY Giants and Chic White Sox play an exhibition baseball game in Egypt

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1914

Pennsylvania State Board of [motion picture] censors appointed

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1914

Hans Zlig, Swiss dancer

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1914

Tanganyika Railway opens

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1915

Stanley Matthews, 1st British soccer player to be knighted

Birth
1916

Anton Simon, composer, dies at 65

Death
1916

Gordon Hobday, Lord Lieutenant (Nottinghamshire)

Birth
1917

Admiral Tirpitz announces unlimited submarine war

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