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 This day in History - September 5
372 Historic Events for September 5
1937

William Devane, Albany NY, actor (Family Plot, Missles of October)

Birth
1939

George Lazenby, Goulburn Australia, actor (OHMSS-James Bond)

Birth
1939

John Stewart, San Diego Ca, rocker (Kingston Trio-Fire in the Wind)

Birth
1939

34th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in Haverford (3-2)

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1939

US declare itself neutral

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1939

Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, Dutch actor/director (Two Boys), dies at 67

Death
1939

FDR declares US neutrality at start of WW II in Europe

Event
1940

Lewis Spratlan, composer

Birth
1940

Raquel Welch, Chic Ill, (Myra Breckenridge, 1,000,000 BC, 100 Rifles)

Birth
1942

Battle at Alam Halfa ends

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1942

Eduardo Mata, Mexico City Mexico, conductor (Improvisaciones)

Birth
1942

Werner Herzog, director (Burden of Dreams, Stroszek, Woyzeck)

Birth
1942

British and US bomb Le Havre and Bremen

Event
1943

Steve Miller, Milwaukee, rocker

Birth
1943

Joe "Speedo" Frazier, rocker (Impalas)

Birth
1943

US airland at Nadzab, New-Guinea

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1943

57th US Womens Tennis: Pauline Betz beats A Louise Brough (63 57 63)

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1944

5 resistance fighter executed in Terneuzen

Event
1944

Willem M Groenewegen, resistance fighter, executed

Death
1944

Rod Arrants, LA CA, actor (Vamping, Ape, Young and Restless)

Birth
1944

"Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany

Event
1944

Dutch Armed Forces forms, under prince Bernhard

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1944

British premier Churchill travels to Scotland

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1944

Belgium, Luxembourg and Netherlands sign unity treaty

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1944

Allies liberate Brussels

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