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 This day in History - March 17
429 Historic Events for March 17
1927

US govt doesn't sign league of Nations disarmament treaty

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1927

Kenneth S Goldstein, folklorist/enthomusicologist

Birth
1927

Maurice Ingvar Karkoff, composer

Birth
1927

Patrick Allen, Malawi, actor (Roman Holiday, Dial "M" for Murder)

Birth
1927

James Scott Skinner, composer, dies at 83

Death
1928

Edino Krieger, composer

Birth
1929

Spanish dictator Primo de Rivera closes university of Madrid

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1929

General Motors acquires German auto manufacturer Adam Opel

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1930

James Benson Irwin, Pittsburgh Penn, Col USAF/astronaut (Apollo 15)

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1931

Stalin throws Krupskaya Lenin out of Central Committee

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1931

Eunice Gayson, London England, actress (Dr No, From Russia With Love)

Birth
1932

German police raid Hitler's nazi-headquarter

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1932

Dick Curless, singer/songwriter

Birth
1933

Ferdinand Von Alten, actor (Champagne), dies at 48

Death
1934

Q T Macon, blues vocal/guitar

Birth
1934

Dollfuss, Mussolini and G”mb”s sign Donau Pact (protocols of Rome)

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1934

Erhard Grosskopf, composer

Birth
1935

H Wollschl„ger, writer

Birth
1935

Adam Wade, Pitts Pa, singer (Tony Orlando and Dawn)

Birth
1935

KSO-AM in Des Moines Iowa call sign is given to KWCR

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1936

Ladislaw Kupkovic, composer

Birth
1936

Thomas K Mattingly II, Chic, Capt USN/astro (Apollo 16, STS-4, 51C)

Birth
1937

Adam Wade, actor (Kiss Me Goodbye, Crazy Joe)

Birth
1937

Galina Samsova, ballerina

Birth
1938

Rudolf Nureyev, Russia, ballet dancer/choreographer (Kirov)

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