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1930 Warren Buffett (Nebraska-born Business Leader, Investor)  Warren Buffett Markets & Investments
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1785 The Augusta Gazette Begins Publication in Georgia Georgia Journalism University of Georgia
1888 Asa Candler Pays $1,000 for One-third Interest in the New Coca-Cola Company Georgia Business Coca-cola University of Georgia
1933 President Roosevelt's Executive Order Prohibits the Holding of Gold by United States Citizens Franklin D. Roosevelt Ecomomics Gold U.S. Treasury
1935 President Franklin Roosevelt's Wealth Tax Act Is Passed into Law Franklin D. Roosevelt Law & Legal Resources Taxes History Channel
1968 "Hey Jude" Is Registered with U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Popular Music Patents & Trademarks U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
1984 An Auction of Beatles Memorabilia Raises $270,000 The Beatles Business History Channel
1994 Aerospace/Defense Companies Lockheed and Martin Marietta Merge Aviation Business History Channel University of Georgia

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