Terebovlia Cleansing, The Domino Theory, Frank Church Dead

On this day: April 7
In Terebovlia, Ukraine, Germans led by the National Socialist Workers Party order 1,100 Jews to undress to their underwear and march through the city to the nearby village of Plebanivka where they are shot dead and buried in ditches (1943)

U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower gives his "domino theory" speech during a news conference (1954)

Yugoslavia is proclaimed to be a Socialist republic and Josip Broz Tito is named President for life (1963)

German Federal Prosecutor Siegfried Buback and his driver are shot by two Red Army Faction members while waiting at a red light (1977)

The U.S. severs relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran (1980)

b: Gustav Landauer (1870), Walter Winchell (1897), Hodding Carter III (1935), Gerhard Schröder (1944); d: Frank Church (1984), Carl Schmitt (1985)

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