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 This day in History - February 14
419 Historic Events for February 14
1912

1st US submarines with diesel engines commissioned, Groton, Ct

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1912

Oliver Wendell Harrington, cartoonist

Birth
1912

Edmund George Love, US, teacher/historian/author (A Small Bequest)=

Birth
1912

Juan Pujol Garcia, [Garbo/Arabel], Spanish British/German double agent

Birth
1913

Jimmy Hoffa, Teamsters leader who disappeared in 1975

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1913

Mel Allen, Birmingham Alabama, sportscaster (voice of NY Yankees)

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1913

Ab [Albert] Visser, Dutch poet/writer (Man Without a Head)

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1913

James Pike, Okla City, bishop (Beyond Anxiety)

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1914

High Council of Labor forms in Hague Netherlands

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1915

Irving Gordon, songwriter

Birth
1915

A W H Stewart-Moore, CEO (Gallaher)

Birth
1916

Wawrzyniec Jerzy Zulawski, composer

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1916

Masaki Kobayashi, Japanese director (Joi-uchi)

Birth
1916

Edward Platt, Staten Island NY, actor (Chief-Get Smart)

Birth
1916

Petko J Todorov, Bulgaria writer (Zmejova), dies at 36

Death
1917

Herbert A Hauptman, NYC, x-ray crystallographer (Nobel 1985)

Birth
1918

H Atteridge and S Rombergs musical "Sinbad," premieres in NYC

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1918

USSR adopts New Style (Gregorian) calendar (originally Feb 1)

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1919

United Parcel Service forms

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1920

League of Women Voters forms in Chicago

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1920

Arnold Elton, consultant surgeon

Birth
1921

Jeanne Demessieux, composer

Birth
1921

Hugh Downs, Akron Oh, TV journalist (20/20, Concentration)

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1921

Albert Sloman, Vice-Chancellor (Essex U)

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1921

Skeezix, of "Gasoline Alley" discovered on Wallets' doorstep

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