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 This day in History - February 9
434 Historic Events for February 9
1943

German riots at "plutocratenzoontjes," 1,200 in Vught Camp

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1944

U-734/U-238 sunk off Ireland

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1944

Alice Walker, US, novelist (Color Purple, Meridian)

Birth
1945

Mia [Maria] Farrow, LA, actr (Rosemary's Baby, Purple Rose of Cairo)

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1945

Bill Bergey, NFLer

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1945

WAAF-corporal flies along the tail of a Spitfire

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1945

Jan Bakker, resistance fighter, executed at 26

Death
1945

George J L Maduro, resistance fighter (Madurodam), dies in Dachau

Death
1945

-Feb 10] Germany destroys Ruhrdammen

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1946

M J H Sterling, Vice-Chancellor (Brunel University)

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1946

Annette Penhaligon

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1946

Dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms

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1947

Bank robber Willie Sutton escapes jail in Phila

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1947

Major Harris, US RandB-singer (Love won't Let me wait)

Birth
1947

Joe Ely, Amarillo Tx, country vocalist (Honky Tonk Masquerade)

Birth
1948

WLWT TV channel 5 in Cincinnati, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting

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1948

Karl Valentin, German comic/writer, dies at 65

Death
1949

Janet Issaca Ashford, writer

Birth
1949

Bernard Gallacher, British golfer

Birth
1949

Judith Light, Trenton NJ, (Angela-Who's the Boss, 1 Life to Live)

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1949

Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer, dies at 60

Death
1950

Lloyd Weldon Keasor, Pumphrey Md, wrestler (Olympic-silver-1976)

Birth
1950

Terry Hawkins, theatre administrator

Birth
1950

Andrew N Meltzoff, developmental psychologist

Birth
1950

Sen Joseph McCarthy charges State Dept infested with 205 communists

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