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 This day in History - April 3
417 Historic Events for April 3
1926

Virgil Grissom, Mitchell Ind, Lt Col USAF/astronaut (Merc 4, Gemini 3)

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1927

Eva Sz‚kely, Hungary, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1927

Interstate Commerce Comm transfers Ohio to Eastern time zone

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1929

Miyoshi Umeki, Jap, actr (Mrs Livingston-Courtship of Eddie's Father)

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1929

Dennis Farr, director (Courtauld Institute Galleries)

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1929

Persia agrees to Litvinov Pact

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1930

Ras Tafari becomes Emperor Haile Selassie of Abyssinia (Ethiopia)

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1930

Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep Boston Bruins in 2 games

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1930

Lawton Chiles, (sen/gov-D-Florida, 1971-89/91- )

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1930

Max Frankel, journalist (Tables of Id of Organic Compounds)

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1930

Helmut Kohl, chancellor (Germany, 1982- )

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1931

Johnny Nicholss, soccer star

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1932

Janet Bately, Prof of English Language (King's College London)

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1932

Nourse, British lord justice

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1933

1st airplane flight over Mt Everest

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1933

Robert K Dornan, (Rep-R-CA, 1977-83, 85- )

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1933

Then longest North American hockey game requires a 1:44:46 overtime as Maple Leaf Ken Doraty scores to beat Canadiens 1-0

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1934

David Jones, British reverend/headmaster (Bryanston School)

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1934

Jane Goodall, London England, ethologist (studied African chimps)

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1934

Jim Parker, NFL guard, tackle (Baltimore Colts)

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1934

John Lelliott, English contractor/multi-millionaire

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1935

Jeffery Bowman, CEO (Price Waterhouse Europe)

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1935

Yasuo Ikenada runs world record marathon (2:26:44)

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1936

Shortest boxing bout with gloves lasts only 10 seconds

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1936

Al Carr KOs Lew Massey on 1 punch, :07 of 1st round

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