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The master of suspense died in 1980

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33 years ago Alfred Hitchcock died aged 80. In May, a year earlier, he finally closed his office at Universal Pictures since it was apparent that he was no longer capable of directing a new picture. In the sixty years before Hitch made classics like North by northwest, Psycho, Vertigo and Rear window
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The real Citizen Kane was born

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150 years ago (April 29, 1863) newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst was born in San Francisco. He convinced his father to put him in charge of newspaper The Examiner. Director Orson Welles made a movie, Citizen Kane based on HearstR17;s life. Hearst attempted to bury the film by banning all advertising in his newspapers. Citizen Kane won an Academy Award.
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Bonnie and Clyde were killed

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May 23, 1934 Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were shot 4 dozen times early in the morning in a police ambush as they were driving a stolen car. This ended the most spectacular manhunt seen in America up to that time.
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A famous writer was born in 1875

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June 6, 1875 Thomas Mann, German novelist, was born. His work included Buddenbrooks (1901), Doctor Faustus (1947), The Magic Mountain and Death in Venice (1912).
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test was born in 1862

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Born ~jarengeleden~ years ago (January 24, 1862): Edith Wharton, US novelist and Pulitzer Prize winning author. Her work was mostly set in New York society. It includes The House of Mirth 1905, the rural Ethan Frome 1911, The Custom of the Country 1913, and The Age of Innocence 1921. She died August 11, 1937. (January 24, 1862)
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