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International Labor Day
(May 1-2)
Labor Day
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1670 Charles II of England Signs Hudson Bay Company Charter English History Canada Economics PBS The History Channel
1878 A Dust Explosion at the Washburn "A" Flour Mill in Minneapolis, Minnesota Kills 18 Workers Minneapolis, Minnesota Labor Death Minnesota Historical Society
1933 Adolf Hitler Bans Trade Unions Germany Adolf Hitler Labor Jewish Virtual Library
200 Men Set Up the First Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Facility in Michigan Michigan The New Deal State of Michigan
1982 After Only Two Weeks in Operation Exxon Oil Shuts Down Its Colorado "Colony Oil Shale Project" Colorado Business Business Exxon Technology and Society

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