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 This day in History - April 2
348 Historic Events for April 2
1926

Michael Rizzello, sculpter/coin designer

Birth
1926

Elena Verdugo, Hollywood Calif, actress (Consuelo-Marcus Welby MD)

Birth
1927

Billy Pierce, pitcher (Chicago White Sox) seven time all star

Birth
1928

Joseph "Cardinal" Bernardin, of Chicago

Birth
1928

Rita Gam, Pittsburgh, actress (Distortions, Hannibal, Sierra Baron)

Birth
1928

Serge Gainsbourg, [Ginsburg], Russian/French singer (Ford Mustang)

Birth
1928

Theodore Richards, US chemist (atomic weight, Nobel 1914), dies

Death
1929

Frans H J J Andriessen, Dutch MP (KVP/CDA)

Birth
1929

Catherine Gaskin, romantic novelist (Fiona, Coporation Wife)

Birth
1930

Girolamo Arriego, composer

Birth
1930

W Hambleden Smith, English newspaper magnate

Birth
1930

1st NY-Bermuda airplane flight lands in Bermuda

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1931

Imre Olsvai, composer

Birth
1931

Teenage girl strikes out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in an exhibition game in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Event
1932

Charles Lindbergh turns over $50,000 as ransom for kidnapped son

Event
1932

Mahmood Hussain, Pakistani cricket swing bowler (68 wkts in 27 Tests)

Birth
1932

Hugo Kaun, composer, dies at 69

Death
1933

K S Ranjitsinhji, cricketer (989 Test runs, 1st-class avg 56), dies

Death
1934

Peter Middleton, British permanent secretary (Treasury)

Birth
1934

Diane Cilento, Rabaul

Birth
1934

Christopher France, British permanent secretary (Dept of Health)

Birth
1934

Brian Glover, actor (McGuffin)

Birth
1935

Sharon Acker, Toronto Canada, actress (Della Street-Perry Mason 1973)

Birth
1935

Mary Hirsch, becomes 1st woman licensed as a horse trainer

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1935

Sir Watson-Watt patents RADAR

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