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 This day in History - April 7
311 Historic Events for April 7
1893

Allan W Dulles, US diplomat/CIA head 1953-61 (Germany's Underground)

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1894

Gerald Brenan, English writer

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1895

Lewis B Combs, naval commander/civil engineer

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1895

Eduardo Toldra, composer

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1896

Benny Leonard, lightweight boxing champ (1917-25)

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1897

Walter Winchell, Harlem NYC, newscaster/columnist (Untouchables)

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1897

Harald Sigurd Johan Saeverud, composer [OS]

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1899

Robert Marcel Casadesus, French pianist/composer (Prix Di‚mer)

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1900

Tebbs Lloyd Johnson, England, 50K walker (Olympic-bronze-1952)

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1901

SDAP demands general voting right/abolishing First Chamber

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1902

Texas Oil Company (Texaco) forms

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1903

Willi Forst, Austrian actor/director (Im weissen R”ssl)

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1906

Act of Algeciras drawn between Moroccan police and banking business

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1908

Le Duan, Vietnamese politician

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1908

Percy Faith, conductor (Summer Place)

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1912

John Adrian Hope, politician/businessman

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1912

ValŠre Depauw, Flemish writer

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1914

Sydney Thompson, rock climber

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1915

Billie Holiday, [Eleanora Fagan], Balt, singer (Aint Nobodys Business)

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1915

Henry Kuttner, US, sci-fi author (Dark World, As You Were)

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1917

R G Armstrong, Birmingham Ala, actor (T.H.E. Cat)

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1917

De Falla's ballet "El Sombrero de tres Picos," premieres in Madrid

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1917

James Barries' "Old Lady Shows Her," premieres in London

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1918

Ronald Howard, Norwood England, actor (Naked Edge, Africa-Texas Style)

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1918

Peter Aryans, [PCJ Vander], Dutch radio actor (Shoot Out)

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