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 This day in History - September 26
373 Historic Events for September 26
1931

George Chambers, MS, rock bassist/vocalist (Chambers Brothers)

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1931

Donald J Pease, (Rep-D-OH, 1977- )

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1932

Joyce Jameson, Chicago Ill, comedienne (Spike Jones Show)

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1932

Giuacomo Manzoni, composer

Birth
1932

Clifton C Williams Jr, Mobile Alabama, Major USMC/astronaut

Birth
1933

Sidney Kingsley's "Men in White," premieres in NYC

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1933

Donna Douglas, [Dot Smith], Pride La, actress (Beverly Hillbillies)

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1933

Clari Baruch, [Clara C de Lieme], actress (Man With White Flower)

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1934

Winnie Mandela-Madikizela, South African anti-apartheid protestor

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1934

Raphael Samuel, historian

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1934

Dick Heckstall-Smith, rocker (Alexis Korner Band)

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1934

British liner Queen Mary is launched

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1935

Andy Adams, US writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76

Death
1935

Bob Barber, cricketer (dashing England lefty bat in 28 Tests 1960-68)

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1936

Harriet Monroe, US poet (Poet's Life), dies at 75

Death
1937

Bessie Smith, singer, dies of injuries sustained in car crash at 43

Death
1937

Joop Admiral, Dutch actor/director (You Are My Mother)

Birth
1938

Hitler issues ultimatum to Czech government, demanding Sudenten Land

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1938

Michael V Love, US test pilot (X-24)

Birth
1938

Andrei Lukanov, politician

Birth
1939

Judith P Appelbaum, magazine and newspaper editor, educator

Birth
1939

German seaplane shoots KLM-aircraft (1 killed)

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1940

Walter Benjamin, writer, dies at 48

Death
1940

Japanese troops attack French Indo-China

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1940

Airplane manufacturer in Woolston bombed, 30 killed

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