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 This day in History - April 7
311 Historic Events for April 7
1918

Peanuts Hucko, Syracuse NY, dixieland clarinetist (Lawrence Welk Show)

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1918

C B Bertie Clarke, cricketer (Barbados and West Indian leg-spinner)

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1919

Ralph Flanagan, Loraine Ohio, orch leader (Let's Dance)

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1919

1st parcel of land is purchased for Cleveland Metroparks

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1919

Edoardo Mangiarotti, Italy, ‚p‚e (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1920

Ravi Shankar, Benares India, sitar player (Sounds of India)

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1920

Terence Edward Armstrong, polar geographer

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1922

Naval Reserve #3, "Teapot Dome," leased to Harry F Sinclair

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1922

Kenneth Howard Peacock, composer

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1923

Workers Party of America (NYC) becomes official communist party

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1923

1st brain tumor operation under local anesthetic performed (Beth Israel Hospital in NYC) by Dr K Winfield Ney

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1924

Harry Cordon, comic/host (Fred Hach‚ Show)

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1924

Ikuma Dan, composer

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1924

Nick Perito, Denver Colo, orch leader (Don Knotts Show, Big Show)

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1926

Mussolini's Irish wife breaks his nose

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1926

Forest fire burns 900 acres and kills 2 (San Luis Obispo Calif)

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1926

Johannes Rood, Dutch immunologist (Eurotransplant)

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1927

Using phone lines TV is sent from Wash DC to NYC

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1928

44-yr old NY Ranger GM Lester Patrick replaces his injured goaltender in a Stanley Cup game, and beats Montreal Maroons 2-1

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1928

Alan J Pakula, director (All the President's Men, Klute)

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1928

James Garner, Norman Okla, actor (Rockford Files, Bret Maverick)

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1928

James White, UK, sci-fi author (Star Surgeon, Star Healer)

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1930

Andrew Sachs, actor (Manuel-Fawlty Towers)

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1931

Seals Stadium opens in SF

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1931

Donald Barthelme, Phila Pa, writer (Snow White, Sadness)

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