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1952 (Malawi) – Dr. Ken Lipenga was born on 14 February 1952 at Chiringa, Phalombe District. He is a Malawian politician, journalist, and writer.
1349 – 2,000 Jews are burned at the stake in Strasbourg, Germany.
1945 – 800 Allied aircraft firebomb the German city of Dresden. Smaller follow-up bombing raids last until April with a total death toll of between 35,000 to 130,000 civilians.
1973 – The United States and Hanoi set-up a group to channel reconstruction aid directly to Hanoi.
1760 – Richard Allen, Fist black ordained by a Methodist- Episcopal Church.
1894 – Jack Benny, comedian, radio and television performer, and violinist.
1819 – Christopher Latham Sholes, inventor of the first practical typewriter.
1942 – Michael Bloomberg was born today. He is an American businessman, politician, author, and philanthropist. His net worth is estimated at $51 billion
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