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September 1

1907

Birth date of Walter Philip Reuther, founder of the United Automobile Workers Union (UAW). (died 5/9/70)

1932

New York City's flamboyant mayor Jimmy Walker resigns while under investigation for corruption.

1937

The U.S. Housing Authority is created.

1939

Germany attacks Poland.