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 This day in History - March 6
417 Historic Events for March 6
1917

Roy Scott, cricketer (one Test NZ v England 1947, 18, 1-74)

Birth
1917

J A Mommersteeg, Dutch asst sect of Defense (KVP)

Birth
1918

US naval boat "Cyclops" disappears in Bermuda Triangle

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1919

NHL Championship: Montreal Canadiens beat Ottawa Senators, 3 games to 1 with 1 tie

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1920

Roger Price, Charleston WV, actor/writer (Who's There, Droodles)

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1920

Lewis Gilbert, London England, director/actor (You Only Live Twice)

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1921

Julius Rudel, Vienna Austria, conductor (NYC Opera 1957)

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1921

Frankie Howerd, actor (That Was The Week That Was, Runaway Bus)

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1921

Ross Hunter, Cleve OH, producer (Airport, Madame X, Pillow Talk)

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1921

Oliver Wright, British Ambassador (To US)

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1921

Police in Sunbury Penn issue an edict requiring Women to wear skirts at least 4 inches below the knee

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1922

GB Shaw's "Back to Methusaleh III/IV," premieres in NYC

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1922

Babe Ruth signs 3 years at $52,000 a year NY Yankee contract

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1922

Frankie Howerd, British actor/comedian (A Funny Thing Happened)

Birth
1923

Raymond "Bill" Hoffenberg, college president (Wolfson at Oxford)

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1923

Erhard Karkoschka, composer

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1923

Cards announce their players will wear numbers on their uniforms

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1923

Ed McMahon, Detroit Mich, TV host (Johnny Carson Show, Star Search)

Birth
1924

Meyer E van Beem, actor (Moittige Janus), dies at 85

Death
1924

British Labour govt cuts military budget

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1924

Sarah Caldwell, Maryville Mo, conductor/opera director (Flagstaff)

Birth
1924

William H Webster, US, judge/head FBI/CIA

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1925

Belgium annexes Eupen, Malm‚dy and Sankt Vith

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1926

Miroslav Klega, composer

Birth
1926

Jon Nordal, composer

Birth