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 This day in History - April 1
462 Historic Events for April 1
1921

Douglas Allenbrook, composer

Birth
1921

William L Bergsma, Oakland California, composer (Fortunate Island)

Birth
1922

William Manchester, Attleboro Mass, historian (Death of a President)

Birth
1922

Charles I, emperor (Austria)/King of Hungary (Charles IV), dies

Death
1923

Bobby Jordan, NY, actor (Bowery Champs, Kid Dynamite, Flying Wild)

Birth
1924

Hitler sentenced to 5 years labor but Gen Ludendorff acquitted

Event
1924

Imperial Airways forms in Britain

Event
1924

Crown takes over Northern Rhodesia from British South Africa Co

Event
1924

Gunther Becker, composer

Birth
1925

Sala Burton, (Rep-D-CA, 1983- )

Birth
1925

Francis William Davenport, composer, dies at 77

Death
1925

1st transmission of Danish state radio

Event
1925

Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated [see May 9, 1925]

Event
1926

Lyndon Brook, actor (Invasion, Reach for the Sky)

Birth
1926

Anne [Inez] McCaffrey, US, sci-fi author (Dragonflight, Dragondrums)

Birth
1926

Halsteren Soccer team forms in Halsteren

Event
1927

1st automatic record changer introduced by His Master's Voice

Event
1927

Amos Milburn, rocker

Birth
1928

Chiang Kai-shek's army crosses Yang-tse

Event
1928

Dimitri Frenkel Frank, Dutch writer/director (Hadimassa)

Birth
1928

George Grizzard, NC, actor (Wrong is Right, Bachelor Party, Attica)

Birth
1928

Herbert Klein, newscaster/press secretary

Birth
1928

Jane Powell, Portland Oregon, singer/actress (7 Brides for 7 Brothers)

Birth
1929

Louie Marx introduces Yo-Yo

Event
1929

Morehouse College, Spellman College and Atlanta University affiliate

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