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James Henry Holland, 73

James Henry Holland, age 73 of Lake Orion passed away on April 19, 2013. He was the loving father of James (Mary) Holland, Steven Holland, and Cynthia (Jeff) Smith. Cherished grandfather of Jayson, Jennifer (Bruce), Tiffany, Daniel, Brittany, Josef, and Johnathon....more >>

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Born March 5th
1824: Elisha Harris, U.S. physician and founder of the American Public Health Association.
1824: James Merritt Ives, lithographer for Currier and Ives.
1853: Howard Pyle, writer and illustrator (The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood).
1870: Frank Norris, novelist (McTeague, The Octopus).
1887: Heitor Villa-Lobos, Brazillian composer.
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in history
1928: Hitler's National Socialists win the majority vote in Bavaria.
1933: Newly inaugurated President Franklin D. Roosevelt halts the trading of gold and declares a bank holiday.
1933: Hitler and Nationalist allies win the Reichstag majority. It will be the last free election in Germany until after World War II.
1943: In desperation due to war losses, fifteen and sixteen year olds are called up for military service in the German army.
1946: In Fulton, Missouri, Winston Churchill tells a crowd that an iron curtain has descended on the Continent [of Europe].