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 This day in History - September 11
391 Historic Events for September 11
1940

54th Postmaster General: Frank C Walker of Pa takes office

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1940

Anton Mussert establishes Dutch SS

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1940

-12] Buckingham Palace destroyed by German bombs

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1940

Buckingham Palace in London destroyed by German bombs

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1941

Belgium King Leopold secretly marries Lilian Baels

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1941

Charles Lindbergh, charges "British, Jewish and Roosevelt administration" are trying to get US into WW II

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1941

FDR orders any Axis ship found in American waters be shot on sight

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1942

Tom Dreesen, comedian (Tim Ried's partner)

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1942

Transport nr 31 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany

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1943

Mickey Hart, drummer (Grateful Dead)

Birth
1943

Lola Falana, Camden NJ, actress (Golden Boy)

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1943

US and Australian troops join in Salamaua, New Guinea

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1943

Allied arm forces conquerors Salerno

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1943

Last German Q/pirate ship sinks near Easter Island

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1943

Jewish ghettos of Minsk and Lida Belorussia liquidated

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1944

US 5th pantzer division is 1st to enter nazi-Germany

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1944

FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at 2nd Quebec Conference

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1944

Phil May, rocker (Pretty Things)

Birth
1945

Leo Kottke, Athens Ga, guitarist (Ice Water, Greenhouse)

Birth
1946

Arthur van Schendel, writer (Holland Drama), dies at 72)

Death
1946

1st mobile long-distance car-to-car telephone conversation

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1946

Dennis Tufano, Chicago, rock guitarist/vocalist (Buckinghams)

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1948

Mohammed Ali Jinnah, 1st governor of Pakistan (1947-48), dies at 71

Death
1948

Albert Powell, cricketer (one Test S Africa v England 1898-99), dies

Death
1949

Roger Uttley, English rugby player

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