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 This day in History - August 1
507 Historic Events for August 1
1943

Andy Roxburgh, manager soccer team (Scotland)

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1943

Dennis Paxton, rocker (Dave Clark Five-Glad All Over)

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1943

Stephen Sykes, Bishop (Ely)

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1944

Adam Clayton Powell elected 1st black congressman from East

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1944

Anne Frank's last diary entry; 3 days later she is arrested

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1944

General Montgomery takes command of 12th and 21st army

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1944

US 90th division occupies St Hilaire-du-Harcourt

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1944

US troops enter Tessy-sur-Vir

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1944

Uprising in Warsaw ghetto

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1944

Manuel Luis Quez¢n y Molina, pres of Philippines (1935-42), dies at 65

Death
1944

Yuri Viktorovich Romanenko, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 26, 38, TM-2)

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1944

Elske Terveld, Dutch undersecretary Social Affairs (PvdA)

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1944

Mervyn Kitchen, cricket umpire

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1945

Japanese city Toyama destroyed by B-29's

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1945

Mel Ott is 1st in NL to hit 500th HR (joins Babe Ruth and Jimmy Foxx)

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1945

SVBO soccer team forms in Barger-Oosterveld

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1946

Frederick C Boucher, (Rep-D-Virginia, 1983- )

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1946

Tom Loeffler, (Rep-R-TX, 1979- )

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1946

J Guillermo, ex-husband of princess Christina of Netherlands

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1946

Pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)

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1946

Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45

Death
1946

Richard O Covey, Fayetteville Ar, USAF/astro (STS 51I, 26, 38, 61)

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1947

Valleivogels soccer team forms in Scherpenzeel

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1947

Andy Roxburgh, soccer manager (Scotland)

Birth
1947

Rick Anderson, rock bassist (Tubes)

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