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 This day in History - March 6
417 Historic Events for March 6
1926

Elwood H [Bud] Hillis, (Rep-R-IN, 1971- )

Birth
1926

Ann Curtis, 400m/800m US swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1948)

Birth
1926

Andrzej Wajda, Suwalki Poland, director (Ashes and Diamonds, Lotna)

Birth
1926

Alan Greenspan, economist/presidential advisor (FRB)

Birth
1926

China asks for a seat in the Security council

Event
1927

Leroy Gordon Cooper Jr, Shawnee Okla, USAF/astronaut (Mer 9, Gem 5)

Birth
1927

John Fairchild, Newark NJ, CEO (Fairchild publishing)

Birth
1927

Norman Treigle, New Orleans Louisiana, bass-baritone

Birth
1927

William J Bell, Chicago Ill, soap opera creator (Young and Restless)

Birth
1928

Gabriel Garc¡a M rquez, Col, novelist (Europa Y America, Nobel 1982)

Birth
1928

Ronald Stevenson, composer

Birth
1929

Hal Miller, British MP

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1929

Thomas S Foley, (Rep-D-WA, 1965-94)/majority whip/speaker of house

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1929

Gnter Kunert, German poet/writer (Kaiser von Hondu)

Birth
1929

David Sheppard, bishop (Liverpool)/cricketer (England batsman)

Birth
1929

Turkey and Bulgaria sign friendship treaty

Event
1929

Ho Dam, North Korean secretary of State (1970-83)

Birth
1930

William Milton, cricketer (S Afr Test capt in 3 Tests 1889-92), dies

Death
1930

Bkln's Clarence Birdseye develops a method for quick freezing food

Event
1931

Carmen Delavallade, US dancer/singer/actress (Aida)

Birth
1931

David Haddon Whitaker, British publisher (Whitaker's Almanack)

Birth
1931

Willie Mays, Hall of Fame baseball centerfielder (Giants, NY Mets)

Birth
1931

John Smith, LA Calif, actor (Cimarron City, Laramie, 7 Angry Men)

Birth
1932

John Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars and Stripes Forever), dies at 77

Death
1933

Anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered

Death