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 This day in History - February 1
526 Historic Events for February 1
1926

Stuart Whitman, SF Calif, actor (Capt Apache, Ransom, Cimarron Strip)

Birth
1926

Land at Broadway and Wall Street sold at a record $7 per sq inch

Event
1926

Kirghiz Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Kirghiz ASSR

Event
1927

Galway Kinnell, Providence RI, author (Body Rags, Book of Nightmares)

Birth
1928

Ursula Mamlok, composer

Birth
1928

Tom Lantos, (Rep-D-CA, 1981- )

Birth
1928

Thoams Eric Evans, dean (St Paul's)

Birth
1928

Peter Gordon Dorrell, archaeologist/photographer

Birth
1928

Eric Evans, Dean (St Paul's)

Birth
1928

Sam Edwards, physicist

Birth
1929

1st clean and jerk of 400 lbs (182 kg), Charles Rigoulet, 402« lbs

Event
1929

August Otto Halm, composer, dies at 59

Death
1930

Peter Tapsell, British MP

Birth
1930

Arnold Sch”nbergs opera premieres in Frankfurt

Event
1931

Boris Yeltsin, Ural Mts USSR, president of Russian SSR

Birth
1931

Barrel, [ABM] Frinking, teacher/Dutch MP (CVP)

Birth
1931

Ton [ABM] Frinking, Dutch MP (CDA)

Birth
1931

Madeline Berthod, Switzerland, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1956)

Birth
1931

Mark Richmond, CEO (Science and Engineering Research Council)

Birth
1932

John Nott, British MP

Birth
1932

John Hart, Denver Colo, newsman (CBS News Retrospective, NBC News)

Birth
1932

Bradman makes 299* vs S Africa, runs out partner going for 300th

Event
1933

Reynolds Price, US writer (Strengthened by a Pale Green Light)

Birth
1933

German Parliament disolves, Gen Ludendorf predicts catastrophe

Event
1933

Dutch bishops forbid membership in non-catholic unions

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