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 This day in History - April 1
462 Historic Events for April 1
1929

Milan Kundera, Czech poet/writer (Joke, Unbearable Lightness of Being)

Birth
1929

Doorne's trailer factory in Einsdhoven Netherlands opens

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1929

Austrian govt of Ignaz Seipel falls

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1929

Luis Bu¤uel releases "Un Chien Andalou," 24-minute film

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1930

Grace Lee Whitney, Ann Arbor Mich, actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek)

Birth
1930

Cosima Liszt, wife of Austrian composer Richard Wagner, dies at 92

Death
1930

Zawditu, 1st reigning female monarch of Ethiopia, dies

Death
1930

Joan Franks-Williams, composer

Birth
1930

"Blue Angel," starring unknown Marlene Dietrich, premieres in America

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1931

George Baker, Bulgaria, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Curse of the Fly)

Birth
1931

Jackie Mitchell became 1st female in professional baseball

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1931

Earthquake devastate Managua Nicaragua, kills 2,000

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1931

Rolf Hochhuth, German playwright (Deputy)

Birth
1932

Alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh-Lartey, actor

Birth
1932

Debbie Reynolds, El Paso Texas, actress (Singin' in the Rain)

Birth
1932

Gordon Jump, Dayton Ohio, actor (Arthur Carlson-WKRP, Growing Pains)

Birth
1932

Jiri Smutny, composer

Birth
1933

Hammond scores 336* v NZ at Auckland, 47 fours 10 sixes

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1933

Heinrich Himmler becomes Police Commander of Germany

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1933

Nazi Germany begins persecution of Jews boycotting Jewish businesses

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1933

Dan Flavin, US minimalist sculptor

Birth
1933

Frederick Lord Chelmsford, viceroy of Brit-Ind (1916-21), dies at 64

Death
1934

Bonnie and Clyde kill 2 police officers

Event
1934

Don Hastings, Bkln NY, actor (Capt Video, Bob-As the World Turns)

Birth
1935

1st radio tube made of metal announced, Schenectady, NY

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