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 This day in History - February 2
491 Historic Events for February 2
1923

Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Smith, Tx, journlist/author (WNBC, NY Daily News)

Birth
1923

Ethyl gasoline 1st marketed, Dayton, Ohio

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1923

Peter Fowler, physicist

Birth
1923

Al "Red" Schoendienst, baseball manager/2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)

Birth
1923

Bonita Granville, NYC, actress (Hitler's Children, Lone Ranger)

Birth
1923

US signs friendship treaty with Central American countries

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1923

James Dickey, Atlanta, poet/actor (Deliverance)

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1924

International Ski Federation (FIS) forms

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1924

Tine Balder, [Clementine AL Cobbaut], Flemish actress (Antigone)

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1925

Dogsleds reach Nome with emergency diphtheria serum after 1000-km

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1925

Belgian episcopacy rejects liberalism, communism and socialism

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1925

David Abell Wood, priest

Birth
1925

Antti Aarne, Finnish sociologist, dies at 57

Death
1925

Michel Paul Philippot, composer

Birth
1925

NL holds Golden Jubilee Year meeting at same hotel where NL began

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1926

3 men dance Charleston for 22« hours

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1926

Elaine Stritch, Detroit Mich, actress (My Sister Eileen, Company)

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1926

Miguel Cardinal Obando y Bravo, 1st Cent American cardinal (Nicaragua)

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1926

Nydia M E Ecury, Arubian poet/actress (Kantika pa Mama Tera)

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1926

Wanda Lewis, Struther Ohio, actress (This is Music, Paul Dixon Show)

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1926

Val‚ry Giscard d'Estaing, pres of France (1974-81)

Birth
1927

Richard Vance Maxfield, composer

Birth
1927

Harry Tierney/Joseph McCarthy's "Rio Rita," premieres in NYC

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1927

Ziegfeld Theater (Loew's Ziegfeld) opens at 6th Ave and 54th St NYC

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1927

Friedrich K Flick, German industrialist

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