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 This day in History - March 19
399 Historic Events for March 19
1937

Clarence "Frogman" Henry, musician (You Always Hurt the One You Love)

Birth
1937

Pope Pius XI publishes encyclical Divini redemptoris against communism

Event
1937

Horacio Quiroga, Uruguayan author/poet, commits suicide at 58

Death
1938

Toronto Maple Leafs score 8 goals in 5 minutes

Event
1939

Joe Kapp, NFL QB (Minn Vikings, Boston Patriots, Houston Oilers)

Birth
1939

Abbas Ali Baig, cricketer (Indian bat 112 on debut v England 1959)

Birth
1940

Failed British air raid on German base at Sylt

Event
1940

French govt of Daladier, falls

Event
1940

Gustaaf Sap, Belgian minister of Economic Affairs, dies at 54

Death
1941

Jimmy Dorsey and Orch record "Green Eyes" and "Maria Elena"

Event
1941

Lord Vestey, British food magnate/billionaire (Union International)

Birth
1942

Ross Valory, rocker (Journey)

Birth
1942

Robin Luke, rocker (Susie Darlin')

Birth
1942

FDR orders men between 45 and 64 to register for non military duty

Event
1942

Thoroughbred Racing Assn of US formed in Chicago

Event
1942

David Minge, (Rep-D-Minnesota)

Birth
1942

Jeff Neighbour, US bassist (Joy of Cooking)

Birth
1943

Vicente Ripolles, composer, dies at 75

Death
1943

Airship Canadian Star torpedoed and sinks

Event
1944

Tippett's oratorium "Child of Our Time," premieres in London

Event
1944

Myung-Wha Chung, Seoul Korea, cellist (Chung Sisters)

Birth
1944

Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, LBJ's daughter

Birth
1944

Joseph Celli, composer

Birth
1945

800 killed as Kamikaze attacked USS Franklin off Japan

Event
1945

US Task Force 58 attacks ships near Kobe/Kure

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