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 This day in History - June 26
415 Historic Events for June 26
1929

Francesco Cossiga, president of Italy (1985- )

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1929

ENKA/Vereinigte Glanzstoff Factory merge AKU (Genl Kunstzijde Union)

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1929

Alexander Fenton, CEO (Euro Ethnological Research Center in Edinburgh)

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1930

Willem G Statius Muller, Neth Antilles, conductor/pianist/composer

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1931

Lucien Goethals, composer

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1931

Colin Wilson, author (Afterlife, Book of Great Mysteries)

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1931

Alan Bailey, British sect (dept of transport)

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1932

Henry Bromfield, cricketer (S Afr off-spinner in 9 Tests 1961-65)

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1933

Pat Morita, [Noriyuki], Calif, actor (Arnold-Happy Days, Karate Kid)

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1933

Claudio Abbado, Milan Italy, composer/conductor (London Symph-1982)

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1933

David Winnick, British MP

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1934

Josef Sommer, Germany, actor (Witness, Target, Iceman, Forced March)

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1934

John V Tunney, heavyweight boxing champion/(Rep/Sen-D-Calif)

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1934

W E B Du Bois resigns position at NAACP

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1934

Germany and Poland sign no-attack treaty

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1934

Luis Felipe Pires, composer

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1934

FDR signs Federal Credit Union Act, establishing Credit Unions

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1935

Work service for recent graduate obligatory in Germany

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1935

Douglas Peterson, (Rep-D-Florida)

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1935

Andrew Sandham's 100th FC hundred, 103 v Hants

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1935

Lloyd Waner sets record of 18 putouts in center in doubleheader

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1935

SDAP and CPH achieve majority in city council in Amsterdam

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1936

1st flight of Fw61 helicopter

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1936

Everett Marshall beats Ali Baba in Columbus, to become wrestling champ

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1936

Robert Maclennan, British MP

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