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Today In History

Tue., Sept. 30, 1997

In 1938: British, French, German and Italian leaders decided to appease Adolf Hitler by allowing Nazi annexation of Czechoslovakia’s Sudetenland.

In 1955: Actor James Dean was killed in a two-car collision near Cholame, Calif.

In 1962: Black student James Meredith succeeded on his fourth try in registering for classes at the University of Mississippi.


 
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