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 This day in History - March 1
504 Historic Events for March 1
1913

Federal income tax takes effect (16th amendment)

Event
1913

Helmut Erich Robert Gernsheim, photogrpaher/collector

Birth
1913

1st state law requiring bonding of officers and state employees, ND

Event
1914

Tor Bernhard Vilhelm Aulin, composer, dies at 47

Death
1914

Dutch Minister of war H Colijn named director of British Petroleum

Event
1914

Archibald J Gumede, S Afr ANC member/chairman (UDF)

Birth
1914

Ralph Waldo Ellison, US writer (Invisible Man, Shadow and Cast)

Birth
1915

Johannes J "Joop" Klant, Neth/S Afr economist (Madame Sans Gˆne)

Birth
1916

Germany begins attacking ships in the Atlantic

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1917

Dinah Shore, Winchester Tenn, singer (See the USA in a Chevrolet)

Birth
1917

Robert Lowell, poet/pacifist (Lord Weary's Castle, Near the Ocean)

Birth
1917

1st federal land bank chartered

Event
1918

Roger Delgado, London, actor (Agent 8 3/4, Hot Enought for June)

Birth
1918

Johan Gustaf Emil Sjogren, composer, dies at 64

Death
1919

Demonstrations for Korean independence from Japan begin

Event
1919

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, US, beat poet (Coney Island of the Mind)

Birth
1920

Howard Nemerov, US, 3rd US poet laureate/novelist (Blue Swallows)

Birth
1920

Buriat ASSR, in RSFSR, constituted

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1920

Joseph Trumpeldor, killed defending Tel-Mai against arab attack

Death
1920

Austria becomes a kingdom again, under Adm Horthy

Event
1920

Alfred Grant Goodman, composer

Birth
1920

Harry Caray, baseball announcer (Chicago Cubs)

Birth
1921

Australia Cricket team complete 5-0 drubbing of England

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1921

Rwanda ceded to England

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1921

Sailors revolt in Kronstadt Russia

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