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 This day in History - September 8
407 Historic Events for September 8
1925

Magnus Blondal Johansson, composer

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1925

Heinz Lau, composer

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1925

Denise Darcel, Paris France, actress (Dangerous When Wet)

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1925

Alexander Nikolayevich Kholminov, composer

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1926

League of Nations Assembly voted unanimously to admit Germany

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1929

Severn Darden, actor (Popesco-Mary Hartman)

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1929

Christoph von Dohn nyi, Berlin Germany, conductor/pianist (Cleve Orch)

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1930

Mario Adorf, Zurich Switzerland, actor (Bachelor, Abyssinia)

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1930

NYC public schools begin teaching Hebrew

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1930

Jeanette Altwegg, England, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1930

Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, media tycoon

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1930

Richard Drew creates Scotch tape

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1930

1st appearance of comic strip "Blondie"

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1932

Patsy Cline, Winchester Va, country singer (Crazy)

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1933

Eric Salzman, composer

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1933

Faisal I ibn Hussein ibn Ali, 1st king of Iraq/Syria, dies at 50

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1933

Spain's 2nd govt of Aza¤a forms

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1934

54th US Mens Tennis: Fred Perry beats Wilmer L Allison (64 63 16 86)

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1934

Bradman scores 132 v Leveson-Gower XI, 90 mins, 24 fours 1 six

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1934

Luxury passenger ship Morro Castle for NJ catches fire, 133 die

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1934

Peter Maxwell Davies, Manchester Engld, composer (Prolation, Taverner)

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1935

Willy de Supervise swims runs world record 200 m freestyle (2:25.2)

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1935

Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down

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1935

Huey P Long, (Sen-La) assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building

Death
1935

James Clay, saxophonist

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