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1940

The Hoover Library on War Revolution, and Peace is dedicated at Stanford University. [Source: Embattled Dreams: California in War and Peace 1940-1950 by Kevin Starr.]

1941

America First holds a rally at the Hollywood Bowl featuring Charles Lindbergh, Lillian Gish, Kathleen Norris, and Republican Senator D. Worth Clark of Idaho to “denounce the increasing involvement of the United States in the European conflict.” More than 30,000 attended. [Source: Embattled Dreams: California in War and Peace 1940-1950 by Kevin Starr.]

2018

Died, Arnie McClatchy radio personality (KWIZ), programmer (KEZY), and owner (KYMS/KALI). In El Paso, Texas, where he moved after purchasing radio station KELP. [Source: Orange County Register.]