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On This Day :: September 21

1939 - In Romania, Prime Minister Armand Calinescu was murdered by the fascist Iron Guard. 1964 - Malta became independent after 164 years of British...

On This Day :: September 20

1928 - The Grand Fascist Council became Italy's supreme legislative body, replacing the Chamber of Deputies. 1979 - Emperor Bokassa of the Central African Empire...

On This Day :: September 19

1955 - Encircled by revolutionary forces, President Juan Peron of Argentina resigned and fled into exile. 1961 - Jamaica voted in a referendum to secede...

On This Day :: September 18

1961 - Dag Hammarskjold, Swedish statesman and Secretary-General of the United Nations, was killed in a plane crash in what was then Northern Rhodesia. 1964...

On This Day :: September 17

1935 - Manuel Quezon y Molina was elected first president of the Philippine Commonwealth, established under U.S. tutelage. 1948 - Count Folke Bernadotte of Sweden,...

On This Day :: September 16

1940 - U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Selective Service Bill, making all American men between 21 and 35 liable to be called for...

On This Day :: September 11th

1922 - A British mandate was proclaimed in Palestine. It came into effect at the end of the month, despite Arab protests. 1948 - Muhammad...

On This Day :: August 15

Birth Award winning actor Ben Afleck, known for his roles in Batman and Gone Girl, was born in 1972 Death Musician Bob Birch passed away on August...

On This Day :: August 14

Birth The talented actress Hale Berry was born August 14th, 1966. Death Civil Rights Activist, songwriter, jazz vocalist and actress, Abbey Lincoln, passed away August 14th, 2010. 1959 In...

On This Day :: August 13

Birth One of film's greatest influencers, Alfred Hitchcock was born in 1899 Death Television chef Julia child died 2004. 1935 Roller derby has its inception in 1935. 1997 Famous for its...

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