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Friday, 31 October 2014

1953  On this day in history dr A de Waal appointed as Netherlands first female assistant Secretary of state  

1953  Flooding in Netherlands, kills 1,835 on February - 01.  

1954  On February - 01 first TV soap opera "Secret Storm" premieres  

1954  Scapino Ballet Studio in Amsterdam destroyed by fire on this day in history.  

1954  Julius P Hoste, Belg minister/newspaper publisher, dies at 69 on this day in history.  

1955  H C Hansen appointed premier of Denmark on this day in history.  

1956  On this day in history hague Daily Newspaper reveals war crimes of Hague mayor Schokking  

1957  Gijsbert of Hall appointed mayor of Amsterdam on this day in history.  

1957  The first black pilot (PH Young) on a US scheduled passenger airline on February - 01.  

1957  Friedrich von Paulus, German field marshall (Stalingrad), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1958  1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women on February - 01.  

1958  On this day in history egypt & Syria announce plans to merge into United Arab Republic  

1958  On this day in history uS satellite (Explorer I) launched  

1958  On February - 01 clinton Joseph Davisson, dies  

1959  On this day in history texas Instruments requests patent of IC (Integrated Circuit)  

1959  US female Figure Skating championship won by Carol Heiss on February - 01.  

1959  US male Figure Skating championship won by David Jenkins on February - 01.  

1959  Madame Sul-To-Wan, [Conley], actress (Birth of a Nation), dies at 85 on this day in history.  

1960  On this day in history 4 students stage first civil rights sit-in, at Greensboro NC Woolworth  

1960  Extreme right-wing rebels in Algiers surrender on February - 01.  

1961  A full-scale test of US Minuteman ICBM is successful on this day in history.  

1961  British minister Enoch Powell makes medical insurance more expensive on this day in history.  

1961  On February - 01 mackay & Kline hang on for 100 minutes for cricket draw vs West Indies  

1963  On this day in history neil Young performs his first professional date at a Winnipeg country club, at age 17.  

1963  Nyasaland (now Malawi) becomes self-governing under Hastings Banda on this day in history.  

1964  "Stop the World, I Want to..." closes at Shubert NYC after 556 performances on this day in history.  

1964  Beatles' "I Want to Hold Your Hand," first #1 hit & stays #1 for 7 weeks on this day in history.  

1964  Indiana Governor Mathew Walsh tries to ban "Louie Louie" for obscenity on this day in history.  

1964  On this day in history suriname River dammed  

1965  On this day in history dutch Queen Juliana opens Brienenoord Bridge in Rotterdam  

1965  On this day in history martin Luther King Jr & 700 demonstrators arrested in Selma AL  

1965  Martin Luther King Jr and 700 demonstrators arrested in Selma, Alabama on February - 01.  

1965  Peter Jennings, 26, becomes anchor of ABC's nightly news on February - 01.  

1965  The Hamilton River in Labrador renamed Churchill River in honour of Winston Spencer Churchill on February - 01.  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1261  Walter de Stapledon, English bishop (d. 1326) was born on this day in history.  

1459  On February - 01 birth of conrad Celtes, German scholar (d. 1508)  

1462  On February - 01 birth of johannes Trithemius, German cryptographer (d. 1516)  

1552  Edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law) was born on this day in history.  

1603  Michael Trumper, composer was born on this day in history.  

1605  On this day in history birth of isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic  

1633  Gabriel Schutz, composer was born on February - 01.  

1635  On this day in history birth of marquard Gude, German archaeologist (d. 1689)  

Famous Deaths In February - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0656  On February - 01 sigebert III, king of Austrasia, dies at about 25  

1204  On this day in history death of alexius IV Angelus, regent of Byzantium (1203-04), murdered  

1248  Hendrik II, duke of Brabant (1235-48), dies on February - 01.  

1294  On this day in history louis II, the Stern, ruler of Upper-Bayern, dies  

1328  On February - 01 charles IV, the Handsome, King of France (1322-28), dies  

1502  On February - 01 olivier de la Marche, Flemish writer/poet/governor, dies  

1542  Death of Girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480) on February - 01.  

1563  Death of Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) on February - 01.