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Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1902 Levi Strauss (German Manufacturer of Blue Jeans) Levi Strauss Business Levi Strauss & Company
1928 Arthur Stilwell (New York-born Railroad Pioneer, Author) New York Business Leaders Railroads Westward Movement Business & Economics Texas State Historical Association
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1914 Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Created U.S. Federal Trade Commission New York Times
1934 In Compliance with Federal anti-Trust Actions, Boeing's United Aircraft and Transport Conglomerate Is Dissolved Washington Business Anti-Trust Law Business & Economics Aviation History Boeing History Link
1973 Concorde Slashes Flight Time with First Atlantic Crossing Avaition History Historic Firsts BBC

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