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This month in history

This month in history

70 Years ago 14th October 1943: Six hundred prisoners attempt to break free from the Nazi Death Camp of Sobibor. Three hundred are immediately successful, but only around fifty would live through the war.   75 years ago 30th October 1938: Orson Welles broadcast his radio adaptation of ‘The War of the Worlds’ in the USA. The transmission is met …

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