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 This day in History - July 14
388 Historic Events for July 14
1942

Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies

Death
1942

Riots against Jews in Amsterdam

Event
1942

1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork

Event
1943

Johannes F "Frits" Bakker Sr, actor, dies at 74%

Death
1943

Lynn Loring, NYC, actress (Patty-Fair Exchange, Barbara-FBI)

Birth
1944

US assault on Coutances Cotentin

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1944

Attempt to liberate prisoners in Amsterdam fails, John Post arrested

Event
1945

Peter James Leonard Klatzow, composer

Birth
1945

Battleship USS South Dakota is 1st US ship to bombard Japan

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1946

Cleve Lou Boudreau hits 4 doubles and HR but Red Sox win 11-10 on Ted Williams 3 HR with 8 RBIs

Event
1946

Dr Ben Spock's "Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" published

Event
1946

Mass murder on Jews in Kielce Poland

Event
1946

Maureen O'Connor, Mayor (San Diego)

Birth
1947

Nick Benedict, Los Angeles CA, actor (Pistol-Birth of a Legend)

Birth
1947

Steve Stone, Cleveland Ohio, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball)

Birth
1948

Palmiro Togliatti, Italy's CPI chairman, assassinated

Death
1948

Tommy Matola, rock manager/CEO (CBS records)

Birth
1948

Israel bombs Cairo

Event
1949

Joyce Benson, LPGA golfer

Birth
1949

USSR explodes their 1st atom bomb

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1949

Lukas D Barnard, head of South Africa secret service (NIS)

Birth
1949

Frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for S Afr), dies

Death
1950

RE Wayne awarded 1st Distinguished Flying Cross in Korea

Event
1950

Bruce Oldfield, British mode-designer

Birth
1951

George Washington Carver monument unveiled

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