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Happy birthday to the world's greatest reader of audio books, Martin Jarvis, English actor extraordinaire. Also: Billy Bob Thornton, Rick Derringer and NASCAR star Jeff Gordon. Hans Christian Andersen, Melvyn Douglas, Eddie Condon and Victor Mature all met their maker today. Today in 1914 WW1 really began with Germany invading Belgium and Britain declaring war on Germany. Thirty years later, the Gestapo in Amsterdam discovered Anne Frank and her family's hiding place and sent them to the death chambers. In 1265 Prince Edward defeated the Earl of Leicester at the Battle of Evesham. Fifty towns were destroyed in an earthquake in Ecuador killing 6,000. Also dead today were three kings: Henri I of France, Wenceslas III of Bohemia (assassinated), and Sebastian of Portugal.
 
     
 
 
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A page for every day of the year lists all major events, famous people who were born or died, Saints' Days and holidays. More...   A cultural history by decades - people, events, factoids, fads, innovations, techno- logy, arts and fashions from the 1650s to now. More...   A collection of classic, well-written, humor pieces that have circulated via the web for years - the crème de la crème. More...
 
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