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 This day in History - April 30
417 Historic Events for April 30
1943

Beatrice Potter Webb, British writer (My Apprenticeship), dies at 85

Death
1943

Bobby Vee, Fargo ND, (Devil or Angel, Night has a Thousand Eyes)

Birth
1943

No‰l Coward's "This Happy Breed," premieres in London

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1943

Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp for Jews forms

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1943

Robert L Livingston, (Rep-R-Louisiana, 1977- )

Birth
1943

Etty Hillesum, Dutch diarist, dies in Auschwitz

Death
1944

NY Giant, Mel Ott scores 6 runs in 1 game drawing 5 walks for 4th time

Event
1944

Jill Clayburgh, NYC, actress (Unmarried Woman, Semi-Tough)

Birth
1944

NY Giant Phil Weintraub gets 11 RBIs

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1944

Richard Shoff, rocker (Sandpipers)

Birth
1945

Concentration camp Munchen-Allag freed

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1945

Russian Army frees Ravensbruck concentration camp

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1945

Mimi Farina, rocker (Reflections in a Crystal Wind)

Birth
1945

Red Army opens attack on German Reichstag building in Berlin

Event
1945

Annie Dillard, American writer (An American Childhood)

Birth
1945

Claude van de Berge, [Rony MF Pauwels], Flemish writer (Graph Theory)

Birth
1945

Michael J Smith, Beaufort NC, Cmdr USN, astr (51L-Challenger disaster)

Birth
1945

Red Army occupies Demmin

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1945

Lord Haw-Haw calls for crusade against the bolsheviks

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1945

"Arthur Godfrey Time" begins a 27 year run on CBS radio

Event
1945

Mike Beacon, rocker (Ox)

Birth
1945

US troops attack the Elbe

Event
1945

Eva Braun, mistress/wife of Hitler, commits suicide at 33

Death
1945

Adolph Hitler, German dictator (1936-45), commits suicide at 56

Death
1946

Cleve Indian Bob Feller's 2nd no-hitter beats NY Yankees, 1-0

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