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 This day in History - February 27
433 Historic Events for February 27
1932

Lord Young of Graffham, CEO (Cables and Wireless)

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1932

Elizabeth Taylor, London, actress (Cleopatra) violet eyes

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1933

Raymond Berry, Texas, NFL hall of famer (Baltimore Colts)

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1933

Edward Lucie-Smith, poetry critic

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1933

6th marquess of Bute, Scottish large landowner/bibliophile

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1933

Geoffrey Maitland Smith, CEO (Sears)

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1933

Malcolm Wallop, (Sen-R-WY, 1977- )

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1933

Jean Genet's "Intermezzo," premieres in Paris

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1933

German parliament building, Reichstag, destroyed by fire

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1933

Nazis set fire to German parliament, blame it on Communists

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1934

Ralph Nader, Winsted Conn, consumer advocate (Unsafe at Any Speed)

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1934

Van Williams, Fort Worth Tx, actor (Green Hornet, Tycoon)

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1934

[Navarre] Scott Momaday, US author (House Made of Dawn, Pulitzer 1969)

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1935

Mirella Freni, Modena Italy, lyric soprano (Madame Butterfly)

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1935

Alberto Remedios, opera/concert singer

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1936

Ivan P Pavlov, Russian physiologist (reflexes, Nobel 1904), dies at 86

Death
1936

Willy den Ouden swims world record 100 m free style (1:04.6)

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1936

Roger M Mahoney, Hollywood Ca, archbishop of Los Angeles (1985- )

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1936

Virginia Maskell, actress (Suspect, Doctor in Love, Man Upstairs)

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1936

Chuck Glaser, Spalding Neb, singer (Glaser Bros-Getting to Me Again)

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1936

Timothy Spall, actor (1871, Life is Sweet, Crusoe, Remembrance)

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1937

Donald MacKay, CEO (Scottish Enterprise)

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1937

Bradman scores 169 in 5th Test Cricket v England in 223 minutes

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1937

Barbara Babcock, Pasadena CA, actr (Dr Quinn, Dallas, Hill St Blues)

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1937

Viscount Head

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