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 This day in History - March 1
504 Historic Events for March 1
1921

Richard Wilbur, 2nd US Poet Laureate (Ceremony, Walking to Sleep)

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1921

Jack Clayton, film director

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1921

Terrence "Cardinal" Cooke, (NY)

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1921

Nicholas Petrovic Njegos, King of Montenegro (1910-18), dies at 79

Death
1922

Yitzak Rabin, premier (Israel, 1992-95, Nobel 1994)

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1922

William M Gaines, publisher (MAD Magazine)

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1923

Bonita Granville, actress/producer (Perry Mason)

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1923

Allies occupy Ruhrgebied: killing railroad striker

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1923

Duncan White, Ceylon, 400m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1948)

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1924

Germany's prohibition of Communist Party KPD lifted

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1924

Louise MA, princess of Belgium, dies at 66

Death
1924

Donald "Deke" Kent Slayton, Sparta Wisc, Major USAF/astro (Apollo 18)

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1925

Al Rosen, Spartanburg SC, 3rd baseman (AL MVP 1953)/NY Yankee pres

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1926

Cesare Danova, Rome Italy, actor (Garrison's Gorillas)

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1926

Camilo d'Almeida Pessanha, Portuguese poet (China), dies at 58

Death
1926

Pete Rozelle, NFL commissioner (1960-89)

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1926

Robert Clary, Paris France, actor (LeBeau-Hogan's Heroes)

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1927

Bank of Italy becomes a Natl Bank

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1927

Harry Belafonte, Harlem NYC, calypso singer (Buck and the Preacher)

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1927

Lusine Amara, opera/concert singer

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1927

Robert Heron Bork, judge, nominated for supreme court

Birth
1928

Albert Herbert Brewer, composer, dies at 62

Death
1928

Jacob Adolf Hagg, composer, dies at 77

Death
1928

Paul Whiteman and orchestra record "Ol' Man River" for Victor Records

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1929

Sonny James, singer (Young Love, Running Bear)

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