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16 Oct 1959

todayOctober 16, 2022


British musician, songwriter and actor Gary Kemp from Spandau Ballet. They became one of the most successful groups to emerge during the New Romantic era and produced a number of international hits during the 80s including ‘True’, ‘Gold’ and ‘Through the Barricades.’ He starred with his brother Martin in the 1990 British drama film The Krays. Kemp also plays as part of Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets, who perform a selection of early Pink Floyd material.

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15 Oct 1945

Vichy leader executed for treason Pierre Laval, the puppet leader of Nazi-occupied Vichy France, is executed by firing squad for treason against France. Laval, originally a deputy and senator of pacifist tendencies, shifted to the right in the 1930s while serving as minister of foreign affairs and twice as the French premier. A staunch anti-communist, he delayed the Soviet-Franco pact of 1935 and sought to align France with Fascist Italy. […]

todayOctober 15, 2022