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 This day in History - March 6
417 Historic Events for March 6
1933

FDR declares a nationwide bank holiday

Event
1933

Poland occupies free city Danzig (Gdansk)

Event
1933

William Davis, author/broadcaster (Battle at Bull Run)

Birth
1933

Kim Elgie, cricketer (S African bat v NZ 1961-62, Scotland RU intl)

Birth
1933

Heiko Wierenga, Dutch soc-dem mayor of Enschede (1977-94)

Birth
1933

Dorothy "Dolly" Ann Collins, folk musician/composer

Birth
1933

Maxwell Anderson's "Both your Houses," premieres in NYC

Event
1934

John Noakes, British TV presenter

Birth
1934

Sidney Howard and Paul de Kruif's "Yellowjacket," premieres in NYC

Event
1935

Ronnie Delaney, Ireland, 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1956)

Birth
1935

Frank Bartell (Czech), cycles record 80.584 mph in LA

Event
1936

Belgium ends Locarno-pact

Event
1936

A "Bram" Stemerdink, Dutch minister of Defense (PvdA)

Birth
1936

Marion S Barry, (Mayor-D-Wash DC, 1979-90, 95- ), drug indictment

Birth
1936

Josef Stransky, composer, dies at 63

Death
1936

Rubin Goldmark, composer, dies at 63

Death
1936

Jean Boht, actress (Arthur's Hallowed Ground)

Birth
1937

Paul Mefano, composer

Birth
1937

Doug Dillard, actor (Clem-Popeye)

Birth
1937

Valentina V Tereshkova-Nikolayev, 1st woman in space (Vostok 6)

Birth
1937

Ivan Boesky, Detroit, stockbroker inside trading

Birth
1937

Frank Vosper, actor/writer (Jew Suss), dies at 37

Death
1938

Lovelace Watkins, singer

Birth
1939

Jerry Naylor, Stephenville Tx, rock vocalist (Crickets)

Birth
1939

[Carl L] Ferdinand von Lindemann, German mathematician, dies at 86

Death