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 This day in History - February 7
406 Historic Events for February 7
1914

Steel work completed on Exposition (Civic) Auditorium, SF

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1914

David Ignatow, US poet (Tread the Dark, Rescue the Dead)

Birth
1914

Jacques Mornard, [Ram¢n Mercader], murderer (Trotsky)

Birth
1914

Ralph Whitlock, writer

Birth
1915

2nd Battle of Masurian Lakes: German armies surrounded a Russian army

Event
1915

Wladyslaw Gorski, composer, dies at 68

Death
1915

1st wireless message sent from a moving train to a station received

Event
1917

Dick Emery, London England, actor (Yellow Submarine, Loot, Baby Love)

Birth
1918

Alexander Sergeyevich Taneyev, composer, dies at 68

Death
1919

Dom H‚lder Cƒmara, Brazilian bishop

Birth
1919

Ilse Pausin, Austria, figure skating pairs (Olympics-silver-1936)

Birth
1920

Eddie Bracken, Astoria NYC, actor (Summer Stock, Young and Willing)

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1920

Alexander Koltsjak, adm/leader Russian counter-revolutionary, executed

Death
1920

Oscar Brand, Winnipeg Canada, folk vocalist (Draw Me a Laugh)

Birth
1921

Bryan Woods, soldier/clerk

Birth
1921

Athol Rowan, cricketer (brother of Eric, South African off-spinner)

Birth
1921

Peter Kropotkin, Russ Prince/geologist/revolut anarchist, dies at 78

Death
1922

John Willard's "Cat and the Canary," premieres in NYC

Event
1923

Keefe Brasselle, Elyria Ohio, actor (Be Our Guest)

Birth
1923

George H H Lascelles, English earl of Harewood/leader (Covent Garden)

Birth
1924

Mussolini govt exchanges diplomats with USSR

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1924

Cathy Long, (Rep-D-LA, 1985-86)

Birth
1924

Johnny Jordaan, [Jan van Musscher], Amsterdam folk vocalist

Birth
1924

Dora Bryan, [Broadhurst], Southport England, actress (Taste of Honey)

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1924

Hattie Jacques, Kent England, actress (Carry on Doctor)

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