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 This day in History - March 20
415 Historic Events for March 20
1932

Kara-Kalpak Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Kara-Kalpak ASSR

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1932

Tod Dockstader, composer

Birth
1933

Dachau, 1st concentration camp, completed

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1933

Jacquez Guyonnet, composer

Birth
1933

David James Moore, educationalist

Birth
1933

Giuseppe [Joe] Zangara, electrocuted for assassination attempt on FDR

Death
1934

A Emma W T von Waldeck-Pyrmont, Dutch queen (and regent), dies at 76

Death
1934

Rudolf Kuhnold demonstrates radar in Kiel Germany

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1934

Marion Conti, arch bishop (Aberdeen England)

Birth
1934

Eric Hebborn, artist/faker

Birth
1934

Test of practical radar apparatus made by Rudolf Kuhnold in Germany

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1934

Female Babe Didrickson pitches hitless inning for Phila A's in exhibition game against Brooklyn Dodgers

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1935

"Your Hit Parade" made its debut on radio

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1936

Durant Clifford Parkin, cricketer (Tests for S Afr 1891-92), dies

Death
1937

Jerry Reed, Atlanta GA, singer/actor (Bat 21, Smokey and the Bandit)

Birth
1937

Helmut Recknagel, Germany, 90m ski jump (Olympic-gold-1960)

Birth
1937

Franco-offensive at Guadalajara Spain

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1937

Elizabeth Gille, writer translator/editor

Birth
1937

Mark Saville, QC, British high court judge

Birth
1937

Joe Rivers, rocker (Johnnie and Joe)

Birth
1938

Frans J van der Heijden, Dutch journal/Dutch MP (CDA)

Birth
1939

Earl of Seafield, [Ginger], English large landowner

Birth
1939

Brian Mulroney, (P-C) 18th PM of Canada (1984-93)

Birth
1939

7,000 Jews flee German occupied Memel Lithuania

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1940

Paul Reynoud becomes French premier

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