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 This day in History - March 11
373 Historic Events for March 11
1931

Peter Walters, CEO (Midland Bank)

Birth
1932

Valerie French, London England, actress (Jubal)

Birth
1932

Nigel Lawson, British government official (The Power Game)

Birth
1933

Terry J Hatter Jr, US judge in California

Birth
1934

Keith Speed, British MP

Birth
1934

Netherlands beats Belgium 9-3, in soccer

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1934

Sydney Burke, cricketer (S Afr quick, 11 wkts on Test debut v NZ 1961)

Birth
1934

Sam Donaldson, El Paso Tx, ABC White House correspondent (Prime Time)

Birth
1934

Joep Straesser, composer (Blossom songs, Ramasasiri)

Birth
1934

George Stamatoyannopoulos, Greece, medical genetics researcher

Birth
1935

Bank of Canada opens

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1935

Hermann Goering officially creates German Air Force, the Luftwaffe

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1936

Antonin Scalia, Trenton NJ, 105th Supreme Court Justice (1986- )

Birth
1937

John Ward, NZ cricket wicket-keeper (8 Tests 1964-68)

Birth
1937

Paul Scheinpflug, composer, dies at 61

Death
1938

Malcolm Keith Speed, British high court judge

Birth
1938

Artur Seyss-Inquart replaces Kurt von Schuschnigg as Chancellor of Austria; German troops also entered the country

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1941

Bronko Nagurski beats Ray Steele in Minn, to become wrestling champ

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1941

FDR signs Lend-Lease Bill (lend money to Britain)

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1941

Walford Davies, British organist/composer, dies at 71

Death
1942

Peter Eyre, actor (Hedda)

Birth
1942

Japanese troop land on North-Sumatra

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1942

1st deportation train leaves Paris for Auschewitz Concentration Camp

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1942

Gen MacArthur leaves Corregidor (Bataan) for Australia

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1943

Nazi Militia forms in Netherlands

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