• This Day In History

    From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Jul 31 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/01/ 10 -BC- Claudius, 4th Roman emperor (41-54 AD)
    08/01/ 126 Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD)
    08/01/ 848 Frantisek Kmoch, composer
    08/01/1322 Peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian 08/01/1495 Jan van Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
    08/01/1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland
    08/01/1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95)
    08/01/1659 Antoine Mouque, composer
    08/01/1685 Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, composer
    08/01/1714 Richard Wilson, British landscape painter
    08/01/1744 Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, believed in inheritance of acquired traits 08/01/1753 Charles, 3rd earl Stanhope, reformer/inventor
    08/01/1755 Giuseppe Antonio Capuzzi, composer
    08/01/1766 Ignaz Anton Franz Xavier Ladurner, pianist/composer
    08/01/1766 Jeffrey Wyatville, architect
    08/01/1770 William Clark, Charlottsville VA, 2nd lt of Lewis & Clark Expedition
    08/01/1779 Francis Scott Key, composer (Star-Spangled Banner)
    08/01/1786 Louis C Luzac, judge/Dutch Internal minister
    08/01/1814 Maxcy Gregg, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862 08/01/1815 Richard Henry Dana, novelist/lawyer spent 2 years before mast 08/01/1818 Maria Mitchell, 1st US woman astronomer on Nantucket Island 08/01/1819 Herman Melville, US, author (Moby Dick, Billy Budd)
    08/01/1824 Edward Francis Fitzwilliam, composer
    08/01/1840 Aldine Sillman Kieffer, composer
    08/01/1843 Robert Todd Lincoln, Capt (Union volunteers), died in 1926 08/01/1847 Guido Papini, composer
    08/01/1847 Guido Papini, violinist/composer
    08/01/1858 Hans Rott, composer
    08/01/1858 Paul Barth, German philosopher/sociologist
    08/01/1862 Montague Rhodes James, scholar/author/editor
    08/01/1863 Gaston Doumergue, premier/pres of France (1913..34)
    08/01/1871 Oskar Fried, composer
    08/01/1877 Charlotte Hughes, 1990 (oldest person in Great Britain)
    08/01/1877 Jan van den Tempel, Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (SDAP)
    08/01/1881 Emilie Rose Macaulay, English writer
    08/01/1882 Vaclav Klicka, composer
    08/01/1886 Isaac Keesing, founder (System Keesing)
    08/01/1888 Vito Frazzi, composer
    08/01/1889 John F Mahoney, developed pencillin treatment of syphillis 08/01/1890 George II, king of Greece
    08/01/1892 Constantly Burniaux, Belg, art historian (Lesson temps inquiets) 08/01/1895 Benjamin E Mays, SC, black educator (Morehouse, Howard University) 08/01/1898 Morris Stoloff, Phila, violinist (Picnic, Pal Joey)
    08/01/1899 William Steinberg, Cologne, conductor (Boston Symph-1969-71) 08/01/1901 Gerard Blitz, Belgian swimmer/founder (Club M‚diterran‚e) 08/01/1902 Henry Curls, general/chief military authority (1944-46)
    08/01/1906 William Hayter, diplomat
    08/01/1908 Miloslav Kabelac, composer
    08/01/1909 Nigel Henderson, admiral
    08/01/1911 Ronald MacDonald, British major-general
    08/01/1912 Henry Jones, Phila Pa, actor (Phyllis, Falcon Crest, Gun Shy) 08/01/1913 Jerome Moross, Brooklyn NY, composer (Frankie & Johnny)
    08/01/1914 Jack Delano, composer
    08/01/1916 Viscount Hanworth, barrister
    08/01/1917 Benjamin Roberts, British industrial relations expert
    08/01/1918 Wyndraeth Morris-Jones, British political scientist
    08/01/1919 Stanley Middleton, novelist
    08/01/1920 Jeffrey Segal, actor (Traitors)/playwright
    08/01/1920 Sammy Lee, Fresno Calif, platform diver (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) 08/01/1921 Jack Kramer, Las Vegas, tennis star (Wimbeldon 1947)
    08/01/1922 Arthur Hill, Saskatchewan Canada, actor (Owen Marshall, Glitter) 08/01/1922 Frank Hauser, British theatrical director
    08/01/1923 Gwyn Ward Thomas, Britsh TV director
    08/01/1923 Yoshinao Nakada, composer
    08/01/1926 Karl Kohn, composer
    08/01/1927 Andr‚ Cools, Belgium, minister of Budget/vice-premier
    08/01/1930 Geoffrey Holder, Trinidad, dancer/actor (Annie, The Wiz)
    08/01/1930 Lionel Bart, composer
    08/01/1931 Bart Conner, US, parallel bars gymnist (Olympic-gold-1984) 08/01/1931 Lucien E Blackwell, (Rep-D-Pennsylvania)
    08/01/1931 Monty Losowsky, prof of medicine (St James University England) 08/01/1931 Sean O Riada, composer
    08/01/1933 Dom DeLuise, Bkln NY, comedian, actor (End, Cannonball Run, Fatso) 08/01/1933 Erwin Nypels, economist/Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (D66)
    08/01/1933 Richard Lloyd Jones, secretary Welsh Office
    08/01/1936 Larie Taylor, sociologist/broadcaster
    08/01/1936 Yves Saint-Laurent, fashion designer (Opium, Obsession)
    08/01/1937 Alfonse M D'Amato, Brooklyn NY, (Sen-R-NY 1981- )
    08/01/1939 Stephen Sykes, Bishop of Ely
    08/01/1940 Joan Joyce, Waterbury Ct, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1983) 08/01/1940 Mervyn Kitchen, cricket umpire
    08/01/1941 Ron Brown, actor (Charlie the Lonesome Cougar)
    08/01/1942 Giancarlo Giannini, Italy, actor (Seduction of Mimi)
    08/01/1942 Jerry Garcia, SF, rocker (Grateful Dead-Uncle Joe's Band) 08/01/1943 Andy Roxburgh, manager Scotland soccer team
    08/01/1944 Elske Terveld, Dutch state secretary Social Business (PvdA) 08/01/1944 Yuri V Romanenko, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 26, Soyuz 38, Soyuz TM-2) 08/01/1946 Frederick C Boucher, (Rep-D-Virginia)
    08/01/1946 J Guillermo, husband of princess Christina of Netherlands 08/01/1946 Richard O Covey, Fayetteville Ar, USAF/astro (STS 51I, 26, 38, 61) 08/01/1946 Rick Boucher, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )
    08/01/1946 Tom Loeffler, (Rep-R-TX, 1979- )
    08/01/1947 Rick Anderson, rocker (Tubes)
    08/01/1947 Rick Coonce, rocker (Grass Roots)
    08/01/1948 Robert Spink, British MP
    08/01/1949 Primous, III Fountain, composer
    08/01/1950 Doug Tract, [Greaseman], Bronx NY, radio DJ
    08/01/1951 David Jasper, British principal (St Chad's College Durham England) 08/01/1951 Robin Heifetz, composer
    08/01/1952 Brian Patrick Clarke, Gettysburg Pa, actor (Merle-Eight is Enough) 08/01/1953 Robert Cray, Columbus Ga, blues singer/songwriter (1987 Grammy) 08/01/1957 Glen Gorbous, Canada, longest throw of a regulation baseball (445'10
    08/01/1958 Taylor Negron, LA Calif, actor (Silvio-Detective School)
    08/01/1959 Joe Elliot, rocker (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages)
    08/01/1960 Chuck D, [Chuck Ridenhour], US rapper (Public Enemy)
    08/01/1960 Marta Ch varri Figueroa, Madrid Spain, The Marquesa de Cubas 08/01/1961 Danny Blind, soccer star (Sparta/Ajax)
    08/01/1962 Joetta Clark, East Orange NJ, 800m runner (Olympic-1992)
    08/01/1964 Nick Christian Sayer, rocker (Transvision Vamp-Velveteen) 08/01/1964 Rob Camilletti, Cher's boyfriend
    08/01/1967 Gregg Jefferies, infielder (NY Mets, KC Royals)
    08/01/1968 Stacey Augmon, Pasadena Cal, basketball player (Olympic-bronze-1988)
    08/01/1973 Tempestt Bledsoe, Chicago, actress (Vanessa-Cosby Show)
    08/01/1978 Dhani Harrison, George Harrison's 1st child


    Deaths:

    08/01/ 527 Justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
    08/01/1137 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
    08/01/1190 Floris III, Count of Holland, dies
    08/01/1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
    08/01/1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48
    08/01/1714 Anne Stuart, queen of England (1702-14), dies at about 49 08/01/1743 Richard Savage, English poet/playwright, dies at about 46 08/01/1805 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer, dies at 51
    08/01/1813 Carl Stenborg, composer, dies at 60
    08/01/1821 Elizabeth Inchbald (Simpson), actress/author, dies
    08/01/1834 Robert Morrison, missionary in China/translated bible, dies 08/01/1837 Walter Geikie, painter, dies
    08/01/1846 Peter Ritter, composer, dies at 83
    08/01/1857 Charles Turner, engraver, dies
    08/01/1882 Henry Clarence Kendall, Australian poet, dies of tuberculosis at 43 08/01/1883 Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies
    08/01/1902 Ludwig Beckmann, painter, dies
    08/01/1911 Konrad Duden, German linguist (Das grosse Duden Lexicon), dies 08/01/1920 Bal Gangadhar Tilak, British-Indian hindu leader, dies
    08/01/1922 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72
    08/01/1925 John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61 08/01/1926 Israel Zangwill, British zionists writer (Ghetto tragedies), dies 08/01/1934 Piotr Maszynski, composer, dies at 79
    08/01/1943 Ismar Elbogen, German/US learned/rabbi (Jewish Lexicon), dies at 68 08/01/1946 Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45 08/01/1957 Harvey Glatmin, 1st bondage-photo victim, executed [or 8/18/59] 08/01/1963 Theodore Roethke, US poet (Praise to the end!), dies
    08/01/1965 Kiyoshi Nobutoki, composer, dies at 77
    08/01/1966 Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer, dies
    08/01/1973 Gian Francesco Malipiero, composer, dies at 91
    08/01/1973 Walter Ulbricht, pres German DR, dies at 80
    08/01/1977 Francis Gary Powers, US U-2 pilot, dies at 47
    08/01/1979 Joseph Kot„lla, German war criminal (4 of Breda), dies at 71 08/01/1981 Seppo Antero Yrjonpoika Nummi, composer, dies at 49
    08/01/1983 Peter Arne, actor (Straw Dogs), bludgeoned to death in London at 62 08/01/1985 Joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92
    08/01/1986 Willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73
    08/01/1987 Pola Negri, actress (Forbidden Paradise), dies at 92
    08/01/1988 Florence Eldridge, Broadway actress (The Swan), dies at 86 08/01/1988 John Cardinal Dearden, US cardinal, dies at 80
    08/01/1988 Trindad Silva, actor (Hill St Blues), dies at 38 in an auto accident
    08/01/1989 John Ogdon, composer, dies at 52
    08/01/1990 Norbert Elias, German/English/Neth philosopher/sociologist, dies 08/01/1992 Chico Alvarez, trumpeteer (Stan Kenton Orch), dies at 72 of cancer 08/01/1992 Stanley Dudek, US platform diver (watershows), dies
    08/01/1993 Alfred Manessier, Fr painter (glass-in-lead), dies in car crash at 8
    08/01/1993 Anatoli Koretski, Russian general-major, murdered
    08/01/1993 Ewing Kaufman, founder/owner (KC Royals), dies of lung cancer at 76 08/01/1993 Lea Verschuuren-Smulders, author (Kleutertje Luister), dies at 72 08/01/1993 Viktor Poljanitsjko, governor of Kaukasus, murdered


    Significant Events:

    08/01/ 12 -BC- Lyon: altar given to Rome/emperor August
    08/01/ 527 Justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
    08/01/ 649 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7]
    08/01/ 860 Peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II 08/01/ 902 Aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
    08/01/1021 Synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
    08/01/1086 English barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier 08/01/1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III 08/01/1203 Alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
    08/01/1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence
    08/01/1404 Earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
    08/01/1498 Christopher Columbus lands on 'Isla Santa' [vasteland America] 08/01/1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III 08/01/1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia
    08/01/1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
    08/01/1716 1st sculling race (London Bridge to Chelsea)
    08/01/1716 Waterman's race on Thames 1st rowed
    08/01/1732 Foundation laid for Bank of England
    08/01/1774 Priestly discovers oxygen
    08/01/1781 English army under general Cornwallis occupies Yorktown, Virginia 08/01/1785 Caroline Herschel becomes 1st woman discoverer of a comet 08/01/1789 US Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act
    08/01/1790 1st US census (population of 3,939,214; 697,624 are slaves) 08/01/1794 Whiskey Rebellion begins
    08/01/1798 Battle on Nile-Nelson defeats French fleet
    08/01/1812 Rare tornado hits Westchester County, NY
    08/01/1814 Belgium King Willem I accept blame in Southern defeat
    08/01/1831 London Bridge opens
    08/01/1834 Slavery abolished in British empire
    08/01/1836 HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin returns to Bahia Brazil
    08/01/1838 Emancipation of British slaves on Bahamas
    08/01/1842 Rotherhithe Thames Tunnel opens
    08/01/1852 SF Methodists establish 1st black church, Zion Methodist
    08/01/1861 Brazil recognizes Confederacy
    08/01/1863 Battle of Little Rock AK & Start of Chattanooga campaign
    08/01/1863 Cavalry action near Brandy Station-End of Gettysburg Campaign 08/01/1864 Battle of Petersburg, VA
    08/01/1867 Blacks vote for 1st time in a state election in South (Tenn) 08/01/1869 1st voyage down Colorado River
    08/01/1873 SF's 1st cable car begins service
    08/01/1876 Colorado becomes 38th state
    08/01/1877 A Borrelly discovers asteroid #173 Ino
    08/01/1881 US Quarantine Station authorized for Angel Island, SF Bay 08/01/1883 A papyrus offered to Brit Museum for œ10,000 (forgery)
    08/01/1883 Amsterdam's Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky gets electric lights 08/01/1883 Inland postal service begins in Great Britain
    08/01/1886 Great Britain annexes Kermadec-Island near New Zealand
    08/01/1896 George Samuelson completes rowing Atlantic (NY to England) 08/01/1901 Burial within SF City limits prohibited
    08/01/1902 Building begins on Dutch public housing
    08/01/1902 Mine accident in Wollongong, Australia (100 die)
    08/01/1903 1st coast-to-coast automobile trip (SF-NY) completed
    08/01/1906 Bkln Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th 08/01/1907 Bank of Italy opens 1st branch at 3433 Mission Street, SF 08/01/1907 Signal Corps of US army starts aircraft division
    08/01/1909 British SS Waratah disappears on Sydney to London, 300 killed 08/01/1914 British fleet reaches Scapa Flow
    08/01/1914 Emperor Wilhelm II declares war on his nephew tsar Nicolas II (WW I)
    08/01/1914 France & Germany mobilize
    08/01/1916 Hawaii National Park established
    08/01/1917 Frank Little, IWW organizer, lynched in Butte, MT
    08/01/1918 British troops enter Vladivostok
    08/01/1918 M Wolf discovers asteroid #896 Sphinx
    08/01/1918 Pitts Pirates beat Boston Braves, 2-0, in 21 innings
    08/01/1919 Queen Wilhelmina opens First Air Fair in Amsterdam
    08/01/1920 Peace of Riga-Independence of Latvia
    08/01/1922 Hendrikus Colijn becomes political editor-in-chief of The Standard 08/01/1925 Shortwave-radio link between Kootw˜k & Netherland East-Indies 08/01/1926 Battles between Druzen & French in Damascus
    08/01/1926 Failed assassination on Gen Primo de Rivera in Barcelona
    08/01/1929 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1186 Turnera
    08/01/1929 E Skvortsov discovers asteroid #1149 Volga
    08/01/1933 Death penality for anti fascists in Germany
    08/01/1933 Dutch colonial regime in Batavia arrest ir Sukarno
    08/01/1933 NRA (National Recovery Administration) established
    08/01/1936 Adolph Hitler opens 11th Olympic Games in Berlin
    08/01/1936 Benjamin E Mays named president of Morehouse College
    08/01/1937 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1432 Ethiopia
    08/01/1941 NY Yankee Lefty Gomez walks must (11) in a shutout (Yanks 9, St L 0)
    08/01/1942 German occupier demands listing of all Dutch telephone subscribers 08/01/1943 Japan declares Burma Independence under U Ba Maw
    08/01/1943 Race riot in Harlem NYC
    08/01/1944 Adam Clayton Powell elected 1st black congressman from East 08/01/1944 US 90th division occupies St Hilaire-du-Harcourt
    08/01/1944 US troops enter Tessy-sur-Vir
    08/01/1944 Uprising in Warsaw ghetto
    08/01/1945 Japanese city Tojama destroyed by B-29's
    08/01/1946 Pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
    08/01/1950 1st Major League baseball player to fight in Korea (Curt Simmons) 08/01/1950 American Bowling Congress ends all-white-males rule
    08/01/1950 Guam adopts constitution (Organic Act)
    08/01/1950 King Leopold of Belgium abdicates, Baudouin becomes King
    08/01/1950 Territory of Guam created
    08/01/1951 David Ben Gurions Mapai-party wins Israeli parliamentary election 08/01/1953 Calif introduces sales tax (for education)
    08/01/1953 Fidel Castro arrested in Cuba
    08/01/1953 KMBC TV channel 9 in Kansas City, MO (MET/ABC) begins broadcasting 08/01/1953 KOBI TV channel 5 in Medford, OR (NBC) begins broadcasting 08/01/1953 Northern Rhodesia becomes part of Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland
    08/01/1954 Louison Bobet wins his 2nd Tour de France
    08/01/1954 WKBT TV channel 8 in La Crosse, WI (CBS) begins broadcasting 08/01/1955 1st microgravity research begins
    08/01/1955 Tengku Abdul Rahman forms Malacca govt
    08/01/1955 WILL TV channel 12 in Urbana-Champaign, IL (PBS) begins broadcasting
    08/01/1956 KRCR TV channel 7 in Redding-Chico, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/01/1957 1st coml building heated by Sun (Albuquerque NM)
    08/01/1957 Glen Gorbous throws a baseball a record 136 m (445'10')
    08/01/1958 1st class postage up to 4› (had been 3› for 26 years)
    08/01/1958 US atomic sub USS Nautilus 1st dives under North Pole
    08/01/1959 New Continental baseball league formed
    08/01/1959 WAAY TV channel 31 in Huntsville, AL (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting 08/01/1960 Benin (Dahomey) gains independence from France
    08/01/1960 Chubby Checker releases 'The Twist'
    08/01/1960 Dahomey gains independence
    08/01/1961 German DR limits traffic to West Berlin
    08/01/1961 New SF Hall of Justice opens
    08/01/1961 Whitney Young Jr named executive director of National Urban League 08/01/1962 Boston Red Sox Bill Monboquette no-hits Chic White Sox, 1-0 08/01/1962 Failed attack on president Nkrumah of Ghana
    08/01/1963 Beatles Book is sold out on its 1st day of sale
    08/01/1963 Germany FR annexes Elten village
    08/01/1963 WQAD TV channel 8 in Moline, IL (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/01/1964 ALM (Antillian Airlines) begins operation
    08/01/1964 Beatles' 'Hard Day's Night, A,' single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 week
    08/01/1966 Charles Whitman climbs U of Texas tower & shoots 12 dead
    08/01/1967 Iza„k Samkalden becomes mayor of Amsterdam
    08/01/1967 WBRA TV channel 15 in Roanoke, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/01/1968 WXIX TV channel 19 in Cincinnati-Newport, OH (IND) begins broadcasti
    08/01/1969 110,000 attend Atlantic City Pop Festival
    08/01/1969 Mariner 6 sends close-up photo's of Mars
    08/01/1970 EAA Convention moves from Rockford Ill to Oshkosh, Wi
    08/01/1970 KTSD TV channel 10 in Pierre, SD (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/01/1970 Willie Stargell (Pirates) ties record of 5 extra base hits in a game
    08/01/1971 CBS presents Masterpiece Theatre's 6 Wives of Henry VIII
    08/01/1971 George Harrison's concert for Bangladesh takes place in NYC 08/01/1972 1st article exposing Wategate scandal (Bernstein-Woodward) 08/01/1972 Nate Colbert of SD Padres hits record tying 5 HRs in a double header
    08/01/1973 H J Witteveen appointed as director of IMF
    08/01/1973 Munson & Fisk get into a brawl at Fenway Park
    08/01/1974 Virginia Squires trade Julius 'Dr J' Erving to NY Nets
    08/01/1975 38 government leaders signs Helsinki accord
    08/01/1975 Billy Martin replaces Bill Virdon as manager of NY Yankees 08/01/1975 Helsinki Pact guaranteeing boundaries, rights signed by 35 nations 08/01/1976 21st Olympic games close at Montreal Canada
    08/01/1976 Liz Taylor's 6th divorce (re-divorces Richard Burton)
    08/01/1976 Seattle Seahawks play 1st (preseason) game (SF 27, Seattle 20) 08/01/1977 SF Giant Willie McCovey hits NL record 18th grand slammer 08/01/1978 Commandos occupy Iraqi embassy in Paris, 1 dead
    08/01/1978 Pete Rose goes hitless, ends his 44 game hitting streak (ties NL) 08/01/1979 Maria de Lurdes Pintasilgo forms govt in Portugal
    08/01/1980 Gerd Wessig of East Germany set high jump record
    08/01/1981 Harvard College discovers asteroid #3401
    08/01/1981 MTV premieres at 12:01 AM
    08/01/1981 Poland premier Jagielski resigns
    08/01/1982 Greg Louganis, US becomes 1st diver to score 700 (752.67) in 11 dive
    08/01/1982 Heavy Israeli air bombardment on Beirut
    08/01/1985 15.4 cm rainfall at Cheyenne, Wyoming (state record)
    08/01/1986 Bert Blyleven becomes 10th pitcher to strike out 3,000
    08/01/1986 Tennis ace John McEnroe marries actress Tatum O'Neal
    08/01/1987 Bananarama's Siobhan Fahey marries Eurythmics Dave Stewart 08/01/1987 Crossbow flight record (2,005 yds 1'9') set by Harry Drake in Nevada
    08/01/1987 Mike Tyson beats Tony Tucker to become undisputed boxing champ 08/01/1987 Nurse Mary R Stout chosen chairperson of Vietnam Veterans of America
    08/01/1988 Deep Rover 1-man research submarine unveiled at Crater Lake, Oregon 08/01/1990 Iraq pulls out of talks with Kuwait
    08/01/1990 Stanton Cook becomes CEO of Chicago Cubs
    08/01/1991 Actress Hedy Lamarr, 77, arrested for shoplifting in Florida 08/01/1992 NBC's 'Saturday Today' premieres
    08/01/1992 USA/USSR Around World Air Race begins at Santa Monica
    08/01/1993 Walter Koenig, Checkov of Star Trek, suffers a heart attack 08/01/1998 -8] Gay & Lesbian Games #5 open in Amsterdam

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sun Aug 1 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/02/1455 Johan Cicero, monarch of Brandenburg (1486-99)
    08/02/1627 Samuel Dircksz van Hoogstraten, painter
    08/02/1696 Mahmud I, Sultan of Ottoman (Turkey) (1730-54)/fought Austria & Russ
    08/02/1723 Nicolas de Pigage, French classical architect
    08/02/1746 Joan Lucaz, Dutch journalist/patriot
    08/02/1754 Pierre Charles L'Enfant, France, architect laid out Wash DC 08/02/1775 Jose Angel Lamas, composer
    08/02/1802 Nicholas Patrick Stephen Wiseman, 1st archbishop of Westminster 08/02/1818 (Willem) Alexander FCNM, prince of the Netherlands/general-major 08/02/1826 William Denison Whipple, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 190
    08/02/1832 Henry Steel Olcott, co-founder (Theosophical Society)
    08/02/1835 Elisha Grey, inventor (Telephone)
    08/02/1854 Francis Marion Crawford, British author
    08/02/1858 Catherina van Rennes, composer
    08/02/1858 William Watson, British poet (Prince's Quest, Father of Forest) 08/02/1865 Irving Babbitt, US writer (Rousseau & Romanticism)
    08/02/1867 Ernest C Dowson, British poet
    08/02/1868 Constantine I, king of Greece
    08/02/1878 Aino J M Kallas, Finnish writer (White Ship, Estonian Tales) 08/02/1878 Princess Ingeborg, of Sweden
    08/02/1881 Stanislaw Kazuro, composer
    08/02/1882 Nanny I Larsen-Todsen, Swedish opera singer
    08/02/1882 Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Virgin Doll)
    08/02/1884 R¢mulo Gallegos, Venezuela, novelist (Do¤a B rbara)/pres (1947-48) 08/02/1888 Oscar Rasbach, composer
    08/02/1890 Pauline Hall, composer
    08/02/1891 Arthur Bliss (Edward Drummond), London, composer (Olympians) 08/02/1891 Arthur Drummond Bliss, composer
    08/02/1891 Mihail Jora, composer
    08/02/1892 Jack Warner, US movie studio head (Warner Bros)
    08/02/1892 John Kieran, NYC, columnist/author (Natural History of NYC) 08/02/1900 Helen Morgan, [Riggins], US, singer/actress (Applause)
    08/02/1900 Marinus Adam, conductor/composer
    08/02/1905 Karl Amadeus Hartmann, composer
    08/02/1905 Myrna Loy, Helena Mont, actress (Jazz Singer, Thin Man, Vanity Fair)
    08/02/1908 George Kimble, geographer
    08/02/1909 Lord Benson, accountant
    08/02/1910 Gertruida EW 'Truss' van Aalten, actress (Girl in Blue Hat) 08/02/1910 Lou Zara, NYC, writer (Stump the Authors)
    08/02/1914 Felix Leclerc, composer
    08/02/1914 Gary Merrill, Hartford Conn, actor (Young Dr Kildare, All About Eve)
    08/02/1916 Beatrice Straight, Old Westbury NY, actress (Poltergeist, Nun's Stor
    08/02/1916 Reginald Murley, surgeon
    08/02/1922 Carroll O'Connor, NYC, actor (All in the Family, Heat of the Night) 08/02/1922 Lord Murray of Epping Forest, general secretary (TUC)
    08/02/1922 Paul Laxalt, (Sen-R-NV, 1974- )
    08/02/1923 Brian Neill, Lord Justice of Appeal
    08/02/1924 James Baldwin, NY, author (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country) 08/02/1925 Alan Wicker, British broadcaster
    08/02/1926 Betsy Bloomingdale, dept store mogul
    08/02/1927 Peter Swinnereton-Dyer, mathematician
    08/02/1929 John Gale, theatrical producer
    08/02/1929 John Hannam, MP
    08/02/1929 Lord Waddington, Governor of Bermuda
    08/02/1930 Ron de Lugo, (Rep-D-Virgin Islands, 1973-79, 81- )
    08/02/1931 Henryck Schiller, composer
    08/02/1931 Philippa Duke Schuyler, composer
    08/02/1932 Lamar Hunt, NFL owner (KC Chiefs)
    08/02/1932 Marvin David Levy, composer
    08/02/1932 Peter O'Toole, Ireland, actor (Lord Jim, Beckett, Lawrence of Arabia
    08/02/1933 Alan Tuffin, trade union leader
    08/02/1934 Albert W Hall, actor (Apocalypse Now)
    08/02/1934 Carl Cecil Cain, Freeport Ill, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1956)
    08/02/1934 Valery Bykovsky, cosmonaut (Vostok 5, Soyuz 22, 31)
    08/02/1935 Brian Wolfson, CEO (Wembley Pic)
    08/02/1935 John MacIvor Perkins, composer
    08/02/1936 Anthony Edward Payne, composer
    08/02/1936 Christopher Hogg, CEO (Courtaulds & Reuters)
    08/02/1937 Ronald Brierley, company chairman
    08/02/1937 William Cannon, football player (Heisman-1959)
    08/02/1938 Brunhilde Hendrix, German FR, relay runner (Olympic-silver-1960) 08/02/1938 Yvonne Regg, Switzerland, giant slalom (Olympic-gold-1960) 08/02/1939 Edward Pattern, Atlanta Ga, singer (Gladys Knight & the Pips) 08/02/1940 Doris Kenner, Passaic NJ, singer (Shirelles-Soldier Boy)
    08/02/1941 Homer Banks, US singer/songwriter (Be What You Are)
    08/02/1942 Garth Hudson, rock keyboardist (The Band)
    08/02/1942 Leo Beenhakker, soccer trainer
    08/02/1943 Garth Hudson, Canada pop musician (The Band-Life is a Carnival) 08/02/1943 Jeltje van Newenhoven, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
    08/02/1943 Rose Tremain, British novelist/playwright
    08/02/1944 Joanna Cassidy, [Caskey], Haddonfield NJ, actress (240 Robert) 08/02/1945 John Bowis, MP
    08/02/1948 Robert P Holdstock, UK, sci-fi author (Ghost Dance, Labyrinth) 08/02/1949 'Fat' Larry James, US drummer (Fat Larry's Band)
    08/02/1949 Bertalan Farkas, Bulgaria, cosmonaut (Soyuz 36/35)
    08/02/1950 Kathryn Harrold, Tarzewell Va, actress (MacGruder & Loud) 08/02/1951 Andrew Gold, Burbank, rocker (Lonely Boy)
    08/02/1952 Angel Herrera, Cuba, FW/LW boxer (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)
    08/02/1952 Paul David Crews, SC, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
    08/02/1953 Anne Leuchars, British TV journalist
    08/02/1954 Sammy Mcilroy, British soccer star
    08/02/1955 Jimmy Lowe, Nashville Tenn, country singer (Pirates of Ms-Fred Jake)
    08/02/1955 Roberta Wallach, NYC, actress (Civil Wars)
    08/02/1956 Isabel Pantoja, Spain, spanish singer (Genio y Figura)
    08/02/1959 Britt Helfer, Utah, actress (Lily-Loving, Alley Cat)
    08/02/1960 Apollonia, [Patricia Kotero], Santa Monica Ca, actress (Purple Rain)
    08/02/1960 Linda Fratianne, US, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1980)
    08/02/1961 Pete de Freitas, rock drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman)
    08/02/1963 Cynthia Stevenson, Oakland Calif, actress (Player, Watch it, Bob) 08/02/1965 Takayuki Iizuka, wrestler (NJPW)
    08/02/1966 Joseph Wanag, Wilson Ct, US judoka (Olympic-92)
    08/02/1967 Aaron Krickstein, Ann Arbor, Mich, tennis player (Tel Aviv 1983) 08/02/1967 Derek Wells, LA Calif, actor (Fitzpatricks)
    08/02/1973 Kia Goodwin, Livingston NJ, actress (Tiffany Holloway-227) 08/02/1977 Edward Furlong, Pasedina Calif, actor (John Connor-Terminator 2) 08/02/1991 Gabriel Anthony Cohen, son of Meredith Viera & Richard Cohen 08/02/1993 Cassidy Gifford, daughter of Frank & Kathy Lee


    Deaths:

    08/02/ 257 Stefanus I, bishop of Rome (254-57)/heretic fighter, dies
    08/02/ 640 Severinus, Italian Pope (640), dies
    08/02/ 686 John V, 1st Greeks-Syrian Pope (685-86), dies
    08/02/1075 John VIII Xiphilinus, theologian/patriarch of Constantinople, dies 08/02/1100 William II [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest
    08/02/1332 Christoffel II, king of Denmark (Handf‘stning), dies at 55 08/02/1512 Alessandro Achillini, Italian physician/philosopher, dies at 48 08/02/1589 Henry III, king of Poland/France (1573-89), dies
    08/02/1600 Arent van Village, governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70 08/02/1649 Elisabeth Bas, wife of Adm Swartenhondt, dies at about 78 08/02/1655 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 08/02/1788 Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (Blue Boy), dies at 61 08/02/1792 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60
    08/02/1799 Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier, balloonist, dies
    08/02/1811 William Williams, US merchant/signer (Decl of Indep), dies at 80 08/02/1827 James Hewitt, composer, dies at 57
    08/02/1849 Mehemet Ali, British viceroy to Egypt, dies
    08/02/1858 A Emma WT von Waldeck-Pyrmont, queen/regent dies at 76
    08/02/1869 Alexandrine Tinne, explorer, murdered
    08/02/1872 Judocus Smits, Catholic founder (The Time), dies at 59
    08/02/1873 Frank Mori, composer, dies at 53
    08/02/1876 Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while 08/02/1876 playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's
    08/02/1881 Marcus Andrews Hislop Clarke, author, dies
    08/02/1892 douard Joseph Stevens, Belgian graphic artist, dies at 72 08/02/1903 Martha Jane Cannary, [Calamity Jane], US desperado, dies
    08/02/1912 Albert U B††th, Swedish poet (Dikter), dies at 59
    08/02/1914 Gabriel Edouard Xavier Dupont, composer, dies at 36
    08/02/1916 Hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48
    08/02/1921 Enrico Caruso, Italian opera singer, dies at 48
    08/02/1922 Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish/US physicist (telephone), dies 08/02/1922 [Wilhel]Mina JPR Kruseman, author/feminist, dies
    08/02/1923 Warren Harding, 29th Pres (1921-23), dies at Palace Hotel SF at 57 08/02/1932 Gheorghe Cucu, composer, dies at 50
    08/02/1934 Paul Von Hindenburg, dies at 86, Hitler takes over German presidency
    08/02/1936 Louis Bi‚riot, aviator, dies
    08/02/1938 Bjarni Thorsteinsson, composer, dies at 76
    08/02/1941 Jos‚ Juan Tablada, Mexican poet (La Feria), dies at 70
    08/02/1942 Friedrich Aereboe, Dutch landlord, dies at 77
    08/02/1945 Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer, dies at 85
    08/02/1945 Pietro Mascagni, composer, dies at 81
    08/02/1954 Rene Amengual, composer, dies at 42
    08/02/1955 Ruprecht, crown prince of Bayern, dies
    08/02/1955 Wallace Stevens, US poet/writer (Owl's Clover), dies at 75 08/02/1956 Albert Woolson, burden veteran US Union army, dies at 109 08/02/1958 Joseph Holbrooke, English pianist/composer (3 Blind Mice), dies 08/02/1959 Prospero Bisquertt, composer, dies at 78
    08/02/1961 Giovanni B Angioletti, Italian writer (I grandi ospiti), dies 08/02/1963 Oliver Hazzard Perry La Farge, US anthropologist/writer, dies at 83 08/02/1964 Jack Kirkwood, actor (Fibber McGee & Molly), dies at 69
    08/02/1964 Jose Maria Castro, composer, dies at 71
    08/02/1965 Milton Babbitt, US composer, dies
    08/02/1967 Claude A Barnett, founded Associated Negro Press, dies at 78 08/02/1969 Clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96
    08/02/1971 Ludwig Marcuse, German philosopher, dies at 77
    08/02/1972 Brian Cole, rocker with the Association, dies of heroin OD at 28 08/02/1972 Paul Goodman, US social critic/writer, dies at 60
    08/02/1972 Rudolf Ganz, composer, dies at 95
    08/02/1976 Fritz Lang, director (Cloak & Dagger, Metropolis), dies at 85 08/02/1978 Carlos Chavez y Ramires, Mexican composer, dies at 79
    08/02/1978 Satomi Myodo, Zen nun/attendant of Hakuun Yasutani Roshi, dies at 82
    08/02/1979 Thurmon Munson, killed in a plane crash at Akron Oh at 32 08/02/1982 Cathleen Nesbitt, English actress (Separate Tables), dies at 93 08/02/1982 Rudolf Maros, composer, dies at 65
    08/02/1985 Frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies at 79 of pneumonia
    08/02/1987 Myron Stout, US abstract artist, dies at 79
    08/02/1988 Raymond Carver, poet/short story writer (Furious Season), dies at 50
    08/02/1988 Roger Vuataz, composer, dies at 90
    08/02/1991 Gabriel Cohen, son of Meredith Viera & Richard Cohen
    08/02/1992 Ephraim Katz, Israeli/US encyclopedist (film encyclopedia), dies 08/02/1992 Julio C Fern ndez, Cuban/US journalist (founder Alma Mater), dies 08/02/1992 Michel Berges, French composer, dies at 44 of a heart attack


    Significant Events:

    08/02/ 257 St Stephen I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/02/ 640 Severinus ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/02/ 686 John V ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/02/1057 Frederik van Lotharingen elected as 1st Belgium, Pope Stephen IX [X]
    08/02/1375 1st roller skating rink opens (London)
    08/02/1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella 08/02/1552 Treaty of Passau: Emperor Charles V accepts Lutheran religion 08/02/1578 Battle of R˜menam
    08/02/1581 Leidse University names Snellius math professor
    08/02/1704 Duke of Marlborough beats French & Bavarians at Blenheim
    08/02/1718 Austrian joins Triple Alliance
    08/02/1776 Formal signing of Declaration of Independence
    08/02/1786 Utrechtse Vroedschap flees
    08/02/1798 British under Adm Horatio Nelson beat French at Battle of Nile 08/02/1802 Napoleon declared 'Counsel for Life'
    08/02/1819 1st parachute jump in US
    08/02/1831 Ten day campaign begins, Dutch army occupies Belgium
    08/02/1832 1,300 Illinois militia defeat Sac & Fox indians, end Black Hawk War 08/02/1832 Black Hawk defeated (IA)
    08/02/1832 Whites decimate Indians in Battle of Bad Axe River, Wisc
    08/02/1858 1st street mailboxes-Boston, Mass
    08/02/1858 Govt of India transferred from East India Company to Crown 08/02/1861 Skirmish at Dug Springs, MI
    08/02/1864 2nd Saratoga Racetrack (NY) opens
    08/02/1865 Lewis Carroll publishes 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' 08/02/1865 Trans Atlantic Cable being laid by SS Great Eastern snaps & is lost 08/02/1873 1st trial run of SF cable car, Clay Street between Kearny & Jones 08/02/1877 SF Public Library opens with 5,000 volumes
    08/02/1884 Dutch Queen Emma appointed regent
    08/02/1894 Death duties 1st introduced in Britain
    08/02/1894 Women suffrage approved
    08/02/1903 Unsuccessful uprising of Macedonians against Turkey
    08/02/1904 M Wolf discovers asteroid #539 Pamina
    08/02/1906 Chicago White Sox begin record 19 game win streak
    08/02/1909 1st Lincoln head pennies minted
    08/02/1909 Army Air Corps formed as Army takes 1st delivery from Wright Brother
    08/02/1911 Ha‹ti's dictator Simon flees on US warship near Jamaica
    08/02/1912 John J McDermott wins US Open golf tournament
    08/02/1914 Belgian govt receives German ultimatum
    08/02/1914 German press report that French didn't bomb Nrenberg
    08/02/1914 German troops overthrows Luxembourg
    08/02/1914 Great Britain mobilizes
    08/02/1914 Russian troops invade Eastern Prussia
    08/02/1914 Sherlock Holmes Adventure 'His Last Bow' takes place
    08/02/1920 Marcus Garvey presents his 'Back To Africa' program in NYC 08/02/1922 China, hit by a typhoon; about 60,000 die
    08/02/1926 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1064 Aethusa
    08/02/1928 Mussolini signs peace treaty with Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
    08/02/1929 Phillies Don Hurst sets NL record of 6 consecutive games with a HR 08/02/1931 Spanish Catalonia agrees (99+%) for autonomous status
    08/02/1932 Charlie Grimm replaces Roger Hornsby as manager of Chic Cubs 08/02/1934 1st airplane train, plane tows 3 mail gliders behind it
    08/02/1934 Adolph Hitler becomes commander-in-chief of Germany
    08/02/1934 William Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour
    08/02/1938 1st test of a yellow baseball (Dodgers vs Cardinals)
    08/02/1939 Hatch Act prohibits political activity by federal workers 08/02/1940 Clermont-Ferrand sentences Gen Charles de Gaulle to death 08/02/1940 KL-House of saxon & commandos focus on Gross Rosen, Silesia 08/02/1941 Jews are expelled from Hungarian Ruthenia
    08/02/1942 250 Dutch Catholic & Jews arrested, transported to Amersfoort camp 08/02/1943 Lt John F Kennedy's PT-boat 109 sinks at Solomon islands
    08/02/1943 Riot at Treblinka Concentration Camp (crematorium destroyed) 08/02/1944 Amsterdam soccer team 'The Volewijckers' plays in orange shirts 08/02/1944 Jewish survivors of Kovono Ghetto emerge from their bunker 08/02/1944 Turkey breaks diplomatic relationship with nazi-Germany
    08/02/1945 Potsdam Conference ended, with Stalin, Truman & Churchill 08/02/1949 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1682 Karel, #1820 Lohmann, 08/02/1949 #2465, #2591, #3020 & #3183
    08/02/1953 KCPQ TV channel 13 in Tacoma-Seattle, WA (IND) begins broadcasting 08/02/1954 Tahar Ben Ammar appointed premier of Tunisia
    08/02/1958 Jordan & Iraq disolve their Arab Federation, after 3 months 08/02/1959 Bob Rosburg wins PGA golf tournament
    08/02/1959 Milwaukee Brave Bill Bruton hits 2 bases loaded triples
    08/02/1961 Beatles 1st gig as house band of Liverpool's Cavern Club
    08/02/1961 Cyrille Adula becomes premier of Congo
    08/02/1961 St Louis Cards (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 36-7 in Toronto 08/02/1962 NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m 08/02/1964 Dutch government gives Indonesia export guarantees
    08/02/1964 North Vietnam fires on a US destroyer in Gulf of Tonkin
    08/02/1964 Race riot in Jersey City NJ
    08/02/1965 Morley Safer's sends 1st Vietnam report indicating we are losing 08/02/1966 Radio Vila (New Hebrides) begins transmitting
    08/02/1967 New Orleans Saints 1st pre-season game, they lose to LA Rams 16-77 08/02/1967 US's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5
    08/02/1969 Pres Nixon visits Romania
    08/02/1970 Songwriter Sammy Cahn marries Tita Curtis in Calif
    08/02/1972 Gold hits record $70 an ounce in London
    08/02/1973 George Brett gets his 1st hit
    08/02/1975 104øF (40øC) at Providence, Rhode Island (state record)
    08/02/1975 107øF (42øC) at Chester/New Bedford, Massachusetts (state record) 08/02/1975 Billy Martin named manager of NY Yankees (1st time)
    08/02/1979 Gilda Radner Live From New York opens on Broadway
    08/02/1980 Fascist bomb attack on Bologna Italy, 86 killed
    08/02/1980 US swimmers set 3 world records at National championships 08/02/1982 Roger Ebert's Movie News premieres on ABC FM network
    08/02/1983 STS-8 vehicle moves to launch pad
    08/02/1983 US District Court begins trying Yonkers accuse of race discriminatio
    08/02/1985 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo
    08/02/1985 Delta L-1011 crashes at Dallas/Ft Worth, 133 die
    08/02/1985 NASA launches space vehicle S-209
    08/02/1986 Jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts) 08/02/1986 TODAY/PC born today
    08/02/1987 Cin Red Eric Davis becomes 7th & earliest 30 HR 30 steal man 08/02/1987 Don Brown sets flight record for handbow (1,336 yds 1'3') 08/02/1987 Kevin Seitzer (KC Royals), gets 6 hits in one baseball game 08/02/1987 Michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH) 08/02/1988 Raymond Acevedo is retired from singing group Menudo
    08/02/1988 System Enhancement Assoc settles case with PKware (ARC vs PKARC) 08/02/1990 Iraq invades & occupies Kuwait, Emir flees to Saudi Arabia 08/02/1991 Funk singer Rick James, arrested on sexual torture charges 08/02/1991 Hedy Lamaar is arrested for shoplifting in LA
    08/02/1991 Space shuttle STS 43 (Atlantis 9) launched
    08/02/1993 NYC radio (WFAN) personality Don Imus' lung collapes
    08/02/1993 Train crash in tunnel at Vega de Anzo Spain, 12 killed

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/03/1645 August Kuhnel, composer
    08/03/1748 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer
    08/03/1753 Charles, Earl Stanhope, England, radical politician/scientist 08/03/1770 Frederik Willem III, reactionary king of Prussia (1797-1840) 08/03/1811 Elisha Graves Otis, inventor (safe elevator)
    08/03/1816 John Eugene Smith, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1897 08/03/1817 Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austria (Battle at Custozza)
    08/03/1818 HM Jozef Schadde, Flemish architect (New Stock exchange Antwerp) 08/03/1820 Luther Orlando Emerson, composer
    08/03/1820 William Miller, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1909 08/03/1823 Thomas Francis Meagher, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 186
    08/03/1824 William Burnham Woods, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/03/1832 Ivan Zajc, composer
    08/03/1833 Auguste Schmidt, German teacher/feminist
    08/03/1847 John de Mere, lawyer/tutor of Dutch Queen Wilhelmina
    08/03/1850 Paul A Daum, writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)
    08/03/1851 Isabella Caroline Somerset, temperance leader
    08/03/1854 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer
    08/03/1867 Stanley Baldwin, (C) British PM (1923-24, 1924-29, 1935-37) 08/03/1871 Vernon Louis Parrington, author (Romantic Revolution, Pulitzer 1928)
    08/03/1872 Haakon VII, Charlottenlund Denmark, King of Norway (1905-57) 08/03/1878 Constantino Gaito, composer
    08/03/1882 Charles O'Neill, composer
    08/03/1882 Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer
    08/03/1884 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz) 08/03/1885 Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer
    08/03/1887 Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)
    08/03/1892 Oscar van Hemel, composer
    08/03/1894 Harry Heilmann, SF Cal, baseball hall of famer outfielder (Detroit) 08/03/1894 John H Van Maarseveen, minister of Justice/Internal minister 08/03/1900 Arnoldus J Struycken, lawyer
    08/03/1900 Ernie Pyle, England, correspondant during WW II
    08/03/1900 John T Scopes, Tennessee teacher convicted for teaching evolution 08/03/1901 Bernard Reichel, composer
    08/03/1901 John Stennis, (Sen-D-Miss)
    08/03/1901 Stefan Wyszynski, Polish cardinal
    08/03/1902 Habib Bourguiba, 1st president of Tunisia (1957-87)
    08/03/1902 Judson Laire, NYC, actor/singer (Papa-Mama, Adm Broadway Revue) 08/03/1902 Ray Block, France, orch leader (Ed Sullivan, Jackie Gleason) 08/03/1904 Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Statio
    08/03/1905 Dolores Del Rio, Mexico, actress (What Price Glory?)
    08/03/1906 Alexandre Trauber, Hungarian/French set designer (H“tel du Nord) 08/03/1906 Leonard Huizinga, journalist/writer (Adrian & Olivier)
    08/03/1907 Irene Tedrow, Denver Colo, actress (Lucy-Dennis the Menace, Mr Novak
    08/03/1911 Karel G Bakker, actor (Lady Windermere's waaier)
    08/03/1914 Rick Slabbinck, Flemish painter
    08/03/1915 Sal Santen, writer
    08/03/1918 James MacGregor Burns, political writer (The Lion & the Fox) 08/03/1920 Maria Karnilova, Hartford Ct, actress (Olga-Ivan the Terrible) 08/03/1920 P D James, mystery writer (Cover Her Face)
    08/03/1921 Alec Wyton, composer
    08/03/1921 Hayden Carruth, Waterbury Ct, novelist (Crow & Heart)
    08/03/1921 Marilyn Maxwell, actress (East of Sumatra)
    08/03/1921 Richard Adler, composer
    08/03/1923 Anne Klein, fashion designer (Anne Klein II)
    08/03/1923 Roger Foulon, French/Belgian songwriter
    08/03/1924 Leon Uris, US, novelist (Exodus, QB VII, Battle Cry)
    08/03/1924 Max van der Stoel, Dutch Foreign minister (PvdA)
    08/03/1926 Tony Bennett, Queens NY, singer (Left a body part in SF)
    08/03/1927 Enrique Pinella, composer
    08/03/1927 Gordon Scott, Portland Oregon, actor (Tarzan & the Trappers) 08/03/1929 Bethel Leslie, NYC, entertainer (Capt Newman MD, Rabbit Trap) 08/03/1930 James Komack, NYC, writer/director/actor (Courtship of Eddie's Fathe
    08/03/1931 Alex Cord, actor (Brotherhood, Fire, Street Asylum)
    08/03/1932 Mario Montes de Oca, Mexican poet
    08/03/1933 Tjong King, illustrator of children books (Miep Diekman)
    08/03/1935 Georgi S Shonin, Russia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 6)
    08/03/1935 Richard D Lamm, (Gov-D-Colo)
    08/03/1938 George Memmoli, NYC, actor (Earl-Hello Larry)
    08/03/1938 Terry '5 Wigs' Wogan, British talk show host (Irish Days) 08/03/1940 John W Carlin, (Gov-D-KS)
    08/03/1940 Joseph Dorfman, composer
    08/03/1940 Lance Alworth, Houston Tx, NFL hall of famer (Charger, Cowboys) 08/03/1940 Martin Sheen [Ramon Estevez], NY, actor (Subject Was Roses, Wall St)
    08/03/1941 Beverly Lee, Passaic NJ, singer (Shirelles-Soldier Boy)
    08/03/1941 Martha Stewart, cookbook author/actress (Those Two)
    08/03/1945 Ron Hendren, Pinehurst NC, TV host (Entertainment Tonight) 08/03/1949 B B Dickerson, rocker (War-World is a Ghetto)
    08/03/1949 Morris 'BB' Dickerson, US bassist (War, Low Rider, Outlaw) 08/03/1950 JoMarie Payton, actress (Hariette-Family Matters/Perfect Strangers) 08/03/1950 John Landis, director (Twilight Zone, Blues Brothers)
    08/03/1950 Waldemar Cierpinski, German DR, marathoner (Olympic-gold-1976, 80) 08/03/1951 Hans William Schlegel, German FR, cosmonaut
    08/03/1951 Jon Graham, rocker (Earth Wind & Fire-Celebrate)
    08/03/1951 Marcel Dionne, Qu‚bec, NHL center (LA Kings, NY Rangers)
    08/03/1952 Jay North, North Hollywood Calif, actor (Dennis the Menace, Maya) 08/03/1954 Denise Craig, WBL forward (Dayton Rockettes, NY Stars)
    08/03/1956 Kirk Brandon, rocker (Theatre of Hate, Spear of Destiny-Outland) 08/03/1958 Cindy Nixon, Nashville Tenn, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel)
    08/03/1959 Victoria Jackson, Miami Fla, actress (Casual Sex, SNL, UHF) 08/03/1960 Tim Mayotte, Springfield Mass, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988) 08/03/1961 Lee Rocker, rocker (Stray Cats-Gonna Ball)
    08/03/1962 Tina Lehtola, Finland, women's ski jumper (world's record holder) 08/03/1963 Carlo Imperato, Bronx, actor (Fame)
    08/03/1963 James Hetfield, heavy metal rocker (Metallica-Helpless)
    08/03/1966 Christine Richters, Fullerton Ca, playmate (May, 1986)
    08/03/1967 John Femia, Bkln NY, actor (Square Pegs, Hello Larry)
    08/03/1972 John Lilley, Wakefield Mass, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994) 08/03/1974 Jenny Beck, actress (Claire Carroll-Guns & Paradise)


    Deaths:

    08/03/ 808 P'ang Yun, [Layman P'ang], Exemplary Zen practitioner, dies in China
    08/03/1387 Olaf V Hakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies 08/03/1530 Philibert Chalon, prince of Orange, dies
    08/03/1531 Fern n P‚rez de Oliva, Spanish poet (Dignity of Man), dies at 37 08/03/1716 Sebastian Duron, composer, dies at 56
    08/03/1779 Henry Kobell, painter/cartoonist, dies at 27
    08/03/1780 Etienne B de Condillac, French philospher (sensualism), dies at 64 08/03/1784 Giovanni Battista Martini, composer, dies at 78
    08/03/1797 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America, dies at 80
    08/03/1800 Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer, dies at 63
    08/03/1802 Henry DFL, prince of Prussia/general strategist/diplomat, dies 08/03/1811 Sebastiaan C Nederburgh, director-gen of East Indie Co, dies at 49 08/03/1823 Jacob A Lacks, politician/colonial director, dies at 74
    08/03/1825 Ambrogio Minoja, composer, dies at 72
    08/03/1833 Stoffel Muller, sect leader, dies
    08/03/1835 Wenzel Muller, composer, dies at 67
    08/03/1877 Karl Georg Lickl, composer, dies at 75
    08/03/1884 Paul Abadie, French master builder (Sacr‚-Coeur, Montmartre), dies 08/03/1886 Per August Olander, composer, dies at 62
    08/03/1890 Louise Ackermann-Choquet, French author (Journal), dies at 76 08/03/1902 August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer, dies at 54
    08/03/1910 Nicolas Kinet, Belgian pilot, dies
    08/03/1916 Roger Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916), dies 08/03/1918 Albert P Hahn, political cartoonist, dies
    08/03/1924 Joseph Conrad, Polish/British writer (Heart of Darkness), dies 08/03/1934 Carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German (Olympic-gold-1928) 08/03/1938 Bartholomes de Lies, anti-militaristic vicar, dies at 55 08/03/1939 Eugust Enna, composer, dies at 80
    08/03/1948 Albert F Pollard, British historian (Evolution of parliament), dies 08/03/1954 Colette, France, novelist (Claudine), dies at 81
    08/03/1964 Flannery O'Connor, writer (Good Man is Hard to Find), dies at 39 08/03/1966 Lenny Bruce, [Leonard Schneider] comedian, dies of a morphine overdo
    08/03/1968 Constantine Rokossovski, vice-premier of Poland (1952-56), dies at 7
    08/03/1977 Makarios III, [Michail Moeskos], archbishop/president Cyprus, dies 08/03/1978 Ezzedin Kalak, Palestinian PLO representative in Paris, murdered 08/03/1979 Renato Fasano, composer, dies at 76
    08/03/1981 Robert Peci, Italian brother of Red Brigade leader, murdered 08/03/1983 Carolyn Jones, actress (Morticia-Addams Family), dies at 54 of cance
    08/03/1986 Paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies 08/03/1986 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host, dies at 41
    08/03/1992 Wang Hongwen, vice-President Chinese Comm Party, dies
    08/03/1993 James Donald, actor (In Which We Serve, Way Ahead), dies at 76


    Significant Events:

    08/03/ 881 Battle at Saucourt: French King Louis III beats the Vikings 08/03/1108 Louis VI, King of France, crowned
    08/03/1312 Power of Luik Patriarch murders over 200
    08/03/1492 All Jews are expelled from Spain
    08/03/1492 Columbus sets sail from Palos, Spain for 'Indies'
    08/03/1529 Women's peace (treaty of Cambrai)-emperor Charles V & King French I 08/03/1596 David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star
    08/03/1640 2,000 men VOC-army surrounds the city of Malakka
    08/03/1645 Battle of Allersheim
    08/03/1678 Robert LaSalle builds 1st ship in America, Griffon
    08/03/1692 Battle at Steenkerke: French beats English/Dutch army
    08/03/1704 English/Dutch fleet under Rooke/Callenburgh occupy Gibraltar 08/03/1778 Teatro alla Scale opens in Milan
    08/03/1833 HMS Beagle reaches river mouth of Rio Negro
    08/03/1852 1st intercollegiate rowing race, Harvard beats Yale by 4 lengths 08/03/1855 Rotterdam-Gouda railway opens
    08/03/1860 American Canoe Association founded at Lake George NY
    08/03/1861 Federal fleet bombs Galveston Texas
    08/03/1863 Governor Seymour asks Lincoln to suspend draft in NY
    08/03/1863 Saratoga Racetrack (NY) opens
    08/03/1864 Battle of Mobile AL
    08/03/1881 US Nation Lawn Tennis Association removes 'Nation' from name 08/03/1882 Congress passes 1st law restricting immigration
    08/03/1889 A Charlois discovers asteroid #285 Regina
    08/03/1889 J Palisa discovers asteroid #286 Iclea
    08/03/1904 British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa 08/03/1904 M Wolf discovers asteroid #540 Rosamunde
    08/03/1914 1st ship through Panama Canal
    08/03/1914 Belgium rejects demand to allow free crossing for German army 08/03/1914 French fleet sails to North-Africa
    08/03/1914 German battle cruiser Goeben leaves Messina
    08/03/1914 Germany invades Belgium & declares war on France in WW I
    08/03/1914 Great Britain declares war on Germany
    08/03/1914 Turkey signs military pact with Germany
    08/03/1914 World Alliance for Promoting Intl Friendship through Churches forms 08/03/1914 Yankee catcher Nunamaker throws out 3 would be stealers in 1 inning 08/03/1918 Wolf discovers asteroid #897 Lysistrata, #898 Hildegard & #899 Jokas
    08/03/1921 1st aerial cropdusting (Troy Ohio to kill caterpillars)
    08/03/1921 Due to a technicality, 8 Chicago White Sox accused in Black Sox 08/03/1921 scandal are acquited, however Landis throws them out of baseball 08/03/1923 VP Calvin Coolidge becomes 30th president
    08/03/1924 Cyclist Piet Moeskops regains world sprint championist
    08/03/1925 Last US troops leave Nicaragua (there since 1912)
    08/03/1930 2nd time in 1930, Chuck Klein of Phillies hits in 26 straight games 08/03/1930 E Skvortsov discovers asteroid #1167 Dubiago
    08/03/1933 Yanks are shut out for 1st time after 308 games
    08/03/1937 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1437 Diomedes & #1457 Ankara 08/03/1940 German occupiers forbid ritual slaughters & English & French movies 08/03/1940 Italian troops attack British-Somalia
    08/03/1940 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1881 Shao
    08/03/1940 Lithuanian SSR is accepted into USSR
    08/03/1941 Benzine sales limited in US
    08/03/1941 German troops conquer Roslavl USSR
    08/03/1943 Nazi occupiers attack city Orel, leave it in fire
    08/03/1944 Allied troops conquer Myitkyina Burma
    08/03/1944 Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp gases 4,000 gypsies 08/03/1946 Belgiangovt-Huysmans, forms
    08/03/1948 FDR advisor Alger Hiss accused to be a 'communist'
    08/03/1948 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1569 Evita
    08/03/1949 Republic Indonesia ends ceasefire
    08/03/1952 15th Olympic games close in Helsinki Finland
    08/03/1953 Frank Blair becomes news anchor of Today Show
    08/03/1954 1st VTOL (Vertical Take-off & Land) flown
    08/03/1955 Automobile Association of America ends support of auto racing 08/03/1955 Hurricane Connie begins pounding US for 11 days
    08/03/1955 Roger Moens runs world record 800 m (1:45.7)
    08/03/1956 Willie Williams of US sets 100 meter record at 10.1
    08/03/1957 British offensive against imam Galeb Ben Ali of Oman
    08/03/1958 USS Nautilus begins 1st crossing of Arctic Ocean under icecap 08/03/1959 50 killed in uprising in Guinea-Bissau
    08/03/1959 AL beats NL 5-3 in 27th All Star Game (Dodger Stadium)
    08/03/1960 Niger gains independence from France
    08/03/1962 NY Met Frank Thomas hits his 6th HR in 3 games
    08/03/1963 Allan Sherman releases 'Hello Mudda, Hello Fadda'
    08/03/1963 Beatles final performance at Cavern Club in Liverpool
    08/03/1963 Great Train Robbery-œ2.5 M ($3.25 M) robbed
    08/03/1967 45,000 US soldiers sent to Vietnam
    08/03/1967 James Law rides entire NYC subway in 22 hrs 12 minutes
    08/03/1969 Reds beats Phillies 19-17
    08/03/1970 4 day NFL strike ends
    08/03/1970 Hurricane 'Celia' becomes most expensive Gulf storm in history 08/03/1970 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2140 Kemerovo
    08/03/1970 Mairiam Hargrave of Yorkshire, passes her driving test on 40th try 08/03/1971 Paul McCartney announces formation of his group Wings
    08/03/1972 British premier Heath proclaims emergency crisis due to harbor strik
    08/03/1972 Chozen-ji/Intl Zen Dojo founded by Omori Sogen Roshi, in Hawaii 08/03/1973 Flash fire kills 51 at amusement park (Isle of Man, UK)
    08/03/1973 National People's party wins Dutch Antilles National elections 08/03/1974 Guitarist Jeff Baxter quits Steely Dan & joins Doobie Brothers 08/03/1975 500 drown when 2 river boats collide & sink in China's West River 08/03/1975 Louisiana Superdome is dedicated
    08/03/1975 Poland & West germany reach accord about returning ethnic Germans 08/03/1977 Radio Shack issues a press release introducing TRS-80 computer 08/03/1979 Fastest jai-alai shot (188 mph), Jose Arieto at Newport Jai Alai, RI
    08/03/1980 22nd Olympic games close at Moscow, USSR
    08/03/1980 Duke Snider & Al Kaline enter baseball's Hall of Fame
    08/03/1981 13,000 Air Traffic Controllers (PATCO) begin their strike 08/03/1981 E Bowell discovers asteroids #3115 Baily & #3690
    08/03/1982 Clyde King replaces Gene Michaels as Yankee manager
    08/03/1983 John Sain of South Bend, Ind builds 3.91 m house of cards 08/03/1984 365.7 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
    08/03/1984 Bomb attack on Madras India airport, 32 killed
    08/03/1985 'Nihilator' set harness pacing mile (1:49.6) in East Rutherford, NJ 08/03/1985 Train crash at Flaujac, France: 35 killed
    08/03/1987 Chicago Bears beat Dallas Cowboys 17-6 in London, England (NFL expo)
    08/03/1987 Discovery in Orbital Processing Facility is powered up for STS-26 08/03/1988 Skip Storch swims 246 km of Hudson River from Albany to NYC 08/03/1989 5th jockey to win 6,000 races (Jorge Valesquez)
    08/03/1989 Lawrence Delisle drives his 4 kids into river
    08/03/1989 Rickey Henderson sets AL mark of 50 steals in 9 seasons
    08/03/1990 98.8øF (37.1øC) in Cheltenham, Glos. (UK record)
    08/03/1990 NY Yankee Kevin Mass sets record with 10th HR in 1st 72 at bats 08/03/1990 Radio Kuwait resigns air, due to Iraqi invasion
    08/03/1990 US announces commitment of Naval forces to Gulf regions
    08/03/1991 Pan Am games open in Havana
    08/03/1992 Dodgers win 3,000th game since moving to Los Angeles (3,000-2,531) 08/03/1992 Paramount inaugurates New York Street on TV/movie lot
    08/03/1993 NBA Michael Jordan's father James found dead near McColl SC

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 3 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/04/1502 Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter/carpet designer
    08/04/1664 Louis Lully, composer
    08/04/1687 Johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz 08/04/1705 Vaclav Matyas Gurecky, composer
    08/04/1731 Giuseppe Colla, composer
    08/04/1748 Maximilian Stadler, composer
    08/04/1755 Nicolas-Jacque Conte, inventor (modern pencil)
    08/04/1776 Pierre-Simon Ballanche, French philosopher/poet (Prol‚gomŠnes) 08/04/1776 Wenzel Sedlak, composer
    08/04/1792 Percy Bysshe Shelley, England, romantic poet (Adonais)
    08/04/1799 Olof Wilhelm Udden, composer
    08/04/1816 Israel Vogdes, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1889 08/04/1818 Lovell Harrison Rosseau, Major General (Union volunteers) 08/04/1823 Oliver Hazard Perry Throck Morton, (Gov-Ind), died in 1877 08/04/1832 Gaspar N£¤ez de Arce, Spain, poet 'Spanish Tennyson'
    08/04/1839 Walter Pater, London England, writer (Plato & Platoism)
    08/04/1843 Flor van Duyse, composer
    08/04/1846 Silas Gamaliel Pratt, composer
    08/04/1859 Knut Hamsun, Norway, writer/Nazi (Hunger-Nobel 1920)
    08/04/1870 Harry Lauder, Scotland, comedian/singer (Roman in the Gloamin) 08/04/1873 Damasco Berenguer y Fuste, Spanish general/minister of War 08/04/1881 Guy de PourtalŠs, Swiss/French writer (Nietzsche & Italy) 08/04/1883 Ren‚ 'Sascha' Schickele, German writer/founder (Strmer)
    08/04/1888 Philip Greeley Clapp, composer
    08/04/1892 Johanna Bordewijk-Roepman, composer
    08/04/1897 Joseph Calleia, Malta, actor (Jungle Book, Gilda, Touch of Evil) 08/04/1900 Arturo Umberto Illia, pres of Argentina (1963-66)
    08/04/1900 Douglas L Mays, cartoonist (Punch)
    08/04/1900 Elizabeth, Britain's Queen Mother
    08/04/1903 Helen Kane, [Schroeder], US singer/actress (Good Boy)
    08/04/1904 Witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Pornography) 08/04/1906 Marie-Jos‚ von Saksen-Coburg, Belgian Princess
    08/04/1909 Glenn Cunningham, US middle distance runner in the 1930's 08/04/1910 William H Schuman, NYC, composer (Amer Festival Overture, Julliard) 08/04/1912 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
    08/04/1912 Raoul Wallenberg, Swedish diplomat in WW II (saved 10,000s of Jews) 08/04/1913 Wesley Addy, Omaha Neb, actor (Bostonian, Loving)
    08/04/1914 Rik Slabbinck, Flemish painter
    08/04/1915 Irving Fields, NYC, pianist (Ilona Massey Show)
    08/04/1920 Helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences)
    08/04/1921 Maurice 'Rocket' Richard, Montreal Canadien (MVP-1947)
    08/04/1923 Arthur Butterworth, composer
    08/04/1928 Udham Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64) 08/04/1930 David MG Curry, South african Labour Party parliament leader 08/04/1933 Nathan Eugene Brooks, Cleve Oh, flyweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1952) 08/04/1933 Rudi van Dantzig, choreographer/ballet dancer (Painted Birds) 08/04/1934 Dallas Green, baseball manager (Phillies, Yankees)
    08/04/1934 Jonas Savimbi, Angolian leader of Unita
    08/04/1934 Rutger Kopland, [R of the Hoofdakker], poet
    08/04/1935 Micha‰l Slory, Suriname poet (Bitter Combat)
    08/04/1937 David Vickerman Bedford, composer
    08/04/1937 Jacobus H 'Chose' van de Merwe, S Afr attorney/CP parliament leader 08/04/1939 Frankie Ford, Gretna La, rock vocalist (Sea Cruise)
    08/04/1940 Rosemarie 'Timi' Yuro, US singer (Hurt)
    08/04/1941 Quincey Daniels, Biloxi Miss, boxer (Olympic-bronze-1960) 08/04/1941 Ted Strickland, (Rep-D-Ohio)
    08/04/1942 David Russell Lange, PM (L) New Zealand (1984- )
    08/04/1943 Michael J McCulley, San Diego Calif, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS-34) 08/04/1943 Rodney Stuart Pattison, British yachtsman (Olympics)
    08/04/1943 Tina Cole, Hollywood, singer (King Cousins)/actress (Katie-My 3 Sons
    08/04/1944 Richard Belzer, KOed by Hulk Hogan/comedian (How to be a Stand Up) 08/04/1945 Fred Hansen, US, pole vaulter (Olympic-gold-1964)
    08/04/1946 Maureen Cox Starkey, 1st wife of Beatle Ringo Starr
    08/04/1948 James C Slattery, (Rep-D-Kansas, 1983- )
    08/04/1949 John Riggins, NFL running back (NY Jets, Wash Redskins)
    08/04/1951 Lane Evans, (Rep-D-IL, 1983- )
    08/04/1952 Bobby Buntrock, Denver Colo, actor (Harold Baxter-Hazel)
    08/04/1952 Daniel Bautista, Mexico, 20k walker (Olympic-gold-1976)
    08/04/1952 Kristoffer Tabori, LA Calif, actor (Rappaccini's Daughter) 08/04/1955 Andrew M Allen, Phila Pa, Captain USMC/astronaut (STS 46, 62) 08/04/1955 Charles D 'Sam' Gemar, Yankton SD, army/astronaut (STS 38, 48, 62) 08/04/1957 Robert E Andrews, (Rep-D-New Jersey)
    08/04/1958 Greg Foster, Maywood Ill, 110m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1984 08/04/1958 Mary Decker Tabb Slaney, NJ, olympic track star (mile record 4:16.71
    08/04/1960 Robbin Crosby, heavy metal rocker (Ratt-Round & Round)
    08/04/1962 Paul Williams, rocker (Flock of Seagulls)
    08/04/1962 Roger Clemens, Dayton Ohio, Boston Red Sox pitcher (Cy Young, MVP) 08/04/1965 Crystal Chappell, Silver Spring Md, actress (Carly-Days of our Lives
    08/04/1966 Kensuke Sasaki, wrestler (WCW/NJPW/Calgary, Power Warrior) 08/04/1967 Mike Marsh, US, 200m runner (Olympic-Gold-1992)
    08/04/1969 Max Cavalera, Brazilian rock vocalist/guitarist (Sepultura) 08/04/1972 Wesley Snipes, actor (Passenger 57)


    Deaths:

    08/04/1060 Henry I, King of France (1060), dies at 27
    08/04/1204 Boniface of Montferrat, markgraaf of M, dies
    08/04/1265 Simon de Montfort, English baron, dies in battle
    08/04/1306 V clav III, last Premysliden-king of Bohemia (1305-06), murdered 08/04/1430 Philip of Saint-Pol, duke of Brabant, dies at 26
    08/04/1526 Juan Sebasti…n Cano, Spanish explorer, dies
    08/04/1566 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies 08/04/1584 John vanf Hembyze, South Netherlands Calvinist, dies at 71 08/04/1633 George Abbott, English theologist/archbishop of Canterbury, dies at
    08/04/1639 Juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58 08/04/1666 Johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle 08/04/1708 Vincenzo De Grandis, composer, dies at 77
    08/04/1712 Johann Jacob de Neufville, composer, dies at 27
    08/04/1821 William Floyd, US soldier/signer (Declar of Independence), dies at 8
    08/04/1850 Frantisek Tucek, composer, dies at 68
    08/04/1856 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, composer, dies at 59
    08/04/1875 Hans Christian Andersen, Danish fairy tale writer, dies at 70 08/04/1889 Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, composer, dies at 75
    08/04/1891 George Washington Williams, historian (History of Negro), dies at 41
    08/04/1892 Abby Plates & Spouse, killed by Lizzie Borden(?)
    08/04/1904 Arnold Krug, composer, dies at 54
    08/04/1915 Richard Kiepert, German cartographer (Africa), dies at 68 08/04/1920 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54
    08/04/1922 Enver Pasja, Turkish general/politician, dies at 41
    08/04/1925 Alfons Van de Perre, Flemish physician, dies
    08/04/1930 Siegfried Wagner, composer, dies at 61
    08/04/1931 Daniel H Williams, doctor (pioneer in surgery), dies
    08/04/1936 Henry Schoenfeld, composer, dies at 78
    08/04/1938 LH Perquin, Dutch radio announcer, dies at 73
    08/04/1938 Pearl White, US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline), dies 08/04/1938 Rudolf G Binding, German poet/writer, dies at 70
    08/04/1942 Alberto Franchetti, composer, dies at 81
    08/04/1973 Eddie Condon, jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), dies at 68
    08/04/1977 Emil Bloch, German philosopher, dies at 92
    08/04/1981 Melvyn Douglas, [Hesselberg], actor (Woman's Face, Hud), dies at 80 08/04/1984 Edmon Ryan, actor (Human Monster), dies at 79 of a heart attack 08/04/1984 Mary Miles Minter, silent screen star, dies at 82 of heart failure 08/04/1984 Walter Burke, actor (Jack the Giant Killer), dies at 75 of emphysema
    08/04/1985 Zbynek Vostrak, composer, dies at 65
    08/04/1991 Nikiforos Vrettakos, Greek poet (Hodyne), dies at 80
    08/04/1992 Frantisek Tomasek, archbishop of Prague/cardinal, dies at 93 08/04/1992 Ralph Cooper, creator of Amateur Night at the Apollo, dies of cancer
    08/04/1993 Bernard Barrow, actor (Louie-Loving, Johnny-Ryan's Hope), dies 08/04/1993 Kenny Drew, US/Danish jazz pianist (Moonlight Desert), dies at 64


    Significant Events:

    08/04/1181 Supernova seen in Cassiopia
    08/04/1265 Battle at Evesham: English prince Edward beats Simon van Montfort 08/04/1347 English troops conquer Ft Calais
    08/04/1351 Sea battle at Zwartewaal: Willem V beats Hoeksen & English 08/04/1558 1st printing of Zohar (Jewish Kabbalah)
    08/04/1578 Battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese
    08/04/1666 Hurricane hits Guadeloupe, Martinique & St Christopher; thousands di
    08/04/1666 Sea battle between Netherlands & England
    08/04/1693 Dom Perignon invents champagne
    08/04/1695 French garrison of surrenders to Willem III
    08/04/1735 Jury acquits John Zenger (NY Weekly Journal) charged with seditious 08/04/1735 libel by royal governor of NY (victory for Freedom of press) 08/04/1753 George Washington becomes a master mason
    08/04/1777 Retired British cavalry officer Philip Astley establishes 1st circus
    08/04/1789 French National Meeting ending feudal system
    08/04/1790 US Coast Guard founded as Revenue Cutter Service
    08/04/1821 1st edition of Saturday Evening Post (publishes until 1969) 08/04/1830 Plans for city of Chicago laid out
    08/04/1864 Land & naval action new Brazos Santiago, Texas
    08/04/1881 122øF (50øC), Seville, Spain (European record)
    08/04/1886 Colombia adopts constitution
    08/04/1892 Queen Wilhelmina & Emma open Merwede Canal between Amsterdam-Rhine 08/04/1892 Sunday school teacher Lizzie Borden arrested in Fall River, Mass 08/04/1897 Henry A Rucker appointed Collector of Internal Revenue for Georgia 08/04/1903 Cardinal Giuseppe Sarto of Venice elected Pope Pius X
    08/04/1904 M Wolf discovers asteroid #541 Deborah
    08/04/1910 A's Jack Coombs & White Sox Ed Walsh pitch a 16 inn scoreless tie 08/04/1914 German army executes, a Belgium priest, by firing squad
    08/04/1914 German fleet under admiral Souchon fire on Algerian coast 08/04/1914 Germany declares war on Belgium; Britain declares war on Germany 08/04/1914 King Albert I becomes supreme commander of Belgian army
    08/04/1914 Lord Kitchener becomes British minister of War
    08/04/1916 US agrees to buy Virgin Islands from Denmark for $25 million 08/04/1917 Pravda calls for killing all capitalists, priests & officers 08/04/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #954 Li
    08/04/1925 Col˜n Dutch govt, forms
    08/04/1925 US marines leave Nicaragua after 13-year occupation
    08/04/1926 H E Wood discovers asteroid #1663 van den Bos
    08/04/1926 S Belyavsk˜ discovers asteroid #1065 Amundsenia
    08/04/1927 Peace Bridge between US & Canada opened
    08/04/1929 60,000 SA'ers/SS'ers march by Munich
    08/04/1929 M Wolf discovers asteroids #2373 & #3626
    08/04/1930 Child labor laws estralished in Belgium
    08/04/1934 NY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-
    08/04/1936 Ioannis Metaxas names himself dictator of Greece
    08/04/1941 Winston Churchill departs on Prince of Wales to US
    08/04/1942 British premier Winston Churchill arrives in Cairo
    08/04/1942 German occupier orders all Dutch homing pigeons destroyed 08/04/1943 British premier Churchill travels on the Queen Mary to Canada 08/04/1943 Russian units reach suburbs of Orel
    08/04/1944 British 8th army reaches suburbs of Florence Italy
    08/04/1945 Golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season 08/04/1945 Red Sox Tom McBride is 3rd to get 6 RBIs in an inning (4th) 08/04/1948 5 day southern filibuster succeeds in maintaining poll tax 08/04/1949 NBL & NBAA merge into National Basketball Association
    08/04/1953 Black families move into Trumbull Park housing project in Chicago 08/04/1953 Vic Raschi sets pitcher record by driving in 7 runs & wins 15-0 08/04/1956 1st motorcycle rode over 200 mph (Wilhelm Herz-210 mph/338 kph) 08/04/1956 Indonesia says it will not pay debts to the Netherlands
    08/04/1958 Dumont TV Network crumbles
    08/04/1960 Rocket propelled USAAF research aircraft sets record at 2,150 MPH 08/04/1961 108øF, Spokane, WA
    08/04/1965 Cook Islands enters into free association with New Zealand 08/04/1967 British pirate radio station Radio 355 resigns air
    08/04/1967 Shortwave group ANARC's 1st convention (Chicago)
    08/04/1968 100,000 attend Newport Pop Festival, Costa Mesa, Calif
    08/04/1968 WXTV TV channel 41 in New York-Paterson, NY (UNI) begins broadcastin
    08/04/1969 Willie Stargell is 1st to hit a HR outside of Dodger Stadium 08/04/1970 Asteroid #2993 discovered
    08/04/1970 Jim Morrison arrested for drunkenness
    08/04/1970 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2575 Bulgaria
    08/04/1971 US launches 1st satellite into lunar orbit from manned spacecraft 08/04/1974 Crawford-Butler Act allows Puerto Ricans to elect own governor 08/04/1977 Pres Carter establishes Dept of Energy
    08/04/1979 Italian govt of Cossiga begins
    08/04/1981 Columbia mated with SRBs & external tank for STS-2 mission 08/04/1981 Oliver North is assigned to white house duty
    08/04/1983 Bettino Craxi sworn in as premier of Italy
    08/04/1983 L G Karachkina discovers asteroid #3063 Makhaon
    08/04/1983 Revolution in Burkina
    08/04/1984 Carl Lewis wins gold medal in 100-meter dash at LA Summer Olympics 08/04/1984 Cliff Johnson sets a record with his 19th pinch hit HR
    08/04/1984 Prince's 'Purple Rain,' album goes to #1 & stays #1 for 24 weeks 08/04/1984 Republic of Upper Volta becomes Bourkina Fasso (National Day) 08/04/1985 Calif Angel Rod Carew gets his 3,000th hit
    08/04/1985 Phil Rizzuto Day, Yanks retire #10
    08/04/1985 White Sox Tom Seaver is 17th to win #300, beating Yankees 08/04/1986 OPEC lowers oil production 20%
    08/04/1987 FCC vote 4-0 to rescind fairness doctrine for broadcasters 08/04/1988 Congress votes $20,000 to each Japanese-American interned in WW II 08/04/1988 Hertz car rental will pay out $23 million in consumer fraud case 08/04/1990 95.5øF (35.3øC) in De Bilt Neth (highest Aug temp in Neth) 08/04/1990 European community proposes a boycott of Iraq
    08/04/1993 Angolese air force bombs Huambo
    08/04/1993 Rwandian Hutu's & Tutsi's sign peace treaty in Arusha
    08/04/1996 26th Olympic games close at Atlanta, Georgia (sched)

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Wed Aug 4 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/05/1540 Joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating
    08/05/1604 John Eliot, 'Apostle to Indians,' Bible translator
    08/05/1607 Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer
    08/05/1623 Antonio Cesti, composer
    08/05/1624 William, Jamestown Va, 1st black child born in English America 08/05/1694 Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer
    08/05/1711 Johan Lulofs, physicist/philosopher/astronomer
    08/05/1749 Thomas Lynch, signer (Declaration of Independence)
    08/05/1797 Friedrich August Kummer, composer
    08/05/1802 Niels H Able, Norse mathematician (Abelse comparisons)
    08/05/1811 C L Ambroise Thomas, French composer (El Cid, Fran‡oise the Rimini) 08/05/1813 Carnot Posey, Confederate brig-general
    08/05/1813 Ivar A Aasen, Norse linguistic/poet
    08/05/1815 Edward J Eyre, British explorer/governor (Jamaica)
    08/05/1822 Johann Georg Herzog, composer
    08/05/1823 Joseph E Labb‚, French lawyer
    08/05/1828 Giovanni Rossi, composer
    08/05/1828 WFAA Louisa/Lovisa, queen of Sweden/Norway/princess of Netherlands 08/05/1829 Heinrich Franz Daniel Stiehl, composer
    08/05/1829 Milo Smith Hascall, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1904 08/05/1830 James A Healy, 1st black bishop in America
    08/05/1843 James Scott Skinner, composer
    08/05/1850 Anton Simon, composer
    08/05/1850 Guy de Maupassant, France, author (Boule de Suif)
    08/05/1856 Achad Ha'am, [AsjŠr Ginsberg], Hebrew philosopher/writer
    08/05/1860 Joseph Carey Merrick, 'Elephant Man'
    08/05/1864 Resurreccion Maria de Azkue, composer
    08/05/1866 Alfred Holy, composer
    08/05/1868 Oskar Merikanto, composer
    08/05/1876 Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History) 08/05/1882 Joe English, Irish/Flemish signaler (WW I)
    08/05/1886 Oscar Espla, composer
    08/05/1887 Reginald Owen, English/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) 08/05/1889 Conrad P Aiken, US, poet/writer (Ushant/Conversation)
    08/05/1890 Erich Kleiber, Vienna Austria, conductor (NBC Symphony 1945-46) 08/05/1890 Hans Gal, composer
    08/05/1890 Naum Gabo, Russian/US sculptor
    08/05/1890 Naum Gabo, [Pevsner], Russian/US sculptor (Stillife Flower) 08/05/1899 Conrad Aiken, US, poet/short story writer/critic (Selected Poems) 08/05/1900 Bodi Rapp, [Johanna PAC Goetmakers], mezzo-soprano/song theorist 08/05/1901 Juan Carlos Paz, composer
    08/05/1906 John Huston, Nevada Mo, director/writer (African Queen, Chinatown) 08/05/1906 Wassely Leontief, Russ/US economist (Nobel 1973)
    08/05/1908 Harold Holt, PM of Australia (1966-67); supported US in Vietnam 08/05/1910 Nan Gindele, US javelin thrower (World Record 1932-38)
    08/05/1911 Robert Taylor, Filley Neb, actor (Death Valley Days)
    08/05/1912 Abb‚ Pierre, [Henri Pierre GrouŠs], French priest who helps poor 08/05/1913 Nelly Aenders, [Petronella Meyer], actress (Spanish Fly)
    08/05/1914 Anita Colby, Wash DC, model/actress (Pepsi Cola Playhouse) 08/05/1914 David Brian, NYC, actor (Accussed of Murder, Dawn at Sorocco) 08/05/1914 Stjepan Sulek, Croatian violinist/composer (Coriolan)
    08/05/1920 G V [Sonny] Montgomery, (Rep-D-Mississippi, 1967- )
    08/05/1920 Selma Diamond, London Ontario, comedienne (Selma-Night Court) 08/05/1923 Richard Kleindienst, attorney general (1972)
    08/05/1925 Cor Witschge, actor (Pipo the Clown)
    08/05/1926 Betsy Jolas, composer
    08/05/1927 Gunnar Bucht, composer
    08/05/1930 Neil Armstrong, Ohio, X-15 pilot, 1st Moonwalker (Gemini 8, Apollo 1
    08/05/1932 Tera de Marez Oyens, composer
    08/05/1933 Joan Weldon, SF, actress (So This is Love, Them)
    08/05/1934 Vern Gosdin, Woodland Al, country singer (Set 'em Up Joe) 08/05/1935 John Saxon, Bkln, actor (Bees, Nightmare on Elm St, Electric Horsema
    08/05/1936 John Dancy, Jackson Tx, newscaster (Prime Time Sunday)
    08/05/1938 Hayes Wendell Jones, Sturksville Mich, 110m hurdler (Oly-gold-1964) 08/05/1938 Ja'net Dubois, Phila, actress (Willona-Good Times)
    08/05/1939 Irene, Princess of Netherlands
    08/05/194- Jo Collins, Ore, Playboy playmate (Dec, 1964)
    08/05/1941 Leonid D Kizim, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-3, T-10, T-15)
    08/05/1942 Rick Huxley, guitarist (Dave Clark 5-Glad All Over)
    08/05/1943 Rodney Pattisson, England, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1968)
    08/05/1943 Sammi Smith, singer
    08/05/1944 Loni Anderson, St Paul Minn, actress (Jennifer-WKRP in Cincinnati) 08/05/1945 Jacob Reitsma, economist/Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)
    08/05/1946 Erika Slezak, Hollywood, Calif, actress (Viki-One Life to Live) 08/05/1946 Rick van der Linden, rocker (Ekseption)
    08/05/1947 Rick Derringer, rocker (I am the Real American (Hulk Hogan's theme) 08/05/1950 Holly Palance, LA Calif, actress (Thorn Birds, Ripley's Believe It) 08/05/1950 Rose Mittermaier, German FR, slalom/downhill (Olympic-gold-1976) 08/05/1953 Samantha Sang, singer (Emotion)
    08/05/1954 Eddie 'Fingers' Ojeda, Bx, (Twisted Sister-We're Not Gonna Take It) 08/05/1956 Ferdi Bolland, Dutch singer/guitarist (Bolland & Bolland) 08/05/1956 Maureen McCormick, actress (Marcia-Brady Bunch)
    08/05/1957 Andrei Yevgeniyevich Zaitsev, cosmonaut
    08/05/1957 Pavel Vinogradov, Russia, cosmonaut
    08/05/1959 Pete Burns, rocker (Dead or Alive-Spin Me Round)
    08/05/1960 Heidi S”renson, playmate (Jul, 1981)
    08/05/1960 Mike Nocito, rocker (Johnny Hates Jazz-Turn Back the Clock) 08/05/1961 Tawny Kitaen, (Coverdale), actress (Bachelor Party, Witchboard) 08/05/1962 Patrick Ewing, Jamaica, basketball center (NY Knicks/Olympic-gold-92
    08/05/1966 Jonathan Silverman, LA Calif, actor (Brighton Beach Memoirs) 08/05/1975 Ami Foster, actress (Margaux-Punky Brewster)
    08/05/2184 Christine Lauren Chapel, Davenport Heights, Vermont (Star Trek) 08/05/2186 Kevin Thomas Riley, Tasvennir, Tarsus IV (Star Trek)


    Deaths:

    08/05/1157 Dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies
    08/05/1644 J Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61
    08/05/1778 Thomas Linley, composer, dies at 22
    08/05/1830 Karl Friedrich Horn, composer, dies at 68
    08/05/1834 Gijsbert K van Hogendorp, Dutch min of Foreign affairs, dies at 71 08/05/1852 Frantisek L Celakovsky, Czech slavist/poet, dies at 53
    08/05/1856 Rubert Lucas Pearsall, composer, dies at 61
    08/05/1862 Thomas Williams, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at 47 08/05/1863 Adolf Friedrich Hesse, composer, dies at 53
    08/05/1889 Willem Ruys J Dz, ship owner, dies at 80
    08/05/1891 Henry Charles Litolff, composer, dies at 72
    08/05/1895 Friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies 08/05/1900 James Augustine Healy, black Roman Catholic bishop, dies at 80 08/05/1901 Victoria, Emperor of Germany/Queen of Prussia, dies at 60 08/05/1910 Wojciech Gawronski, composer, dies at 42
    08/05/1916 George Butterworth, composer, dies at 31
    08/05/1916 Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer, dies at 46
    08/05/1932 Isra‰l Querido, writer (Jordan), dies
    08/05/1940 Frederick A Cook, US, explorer (North Pole), dies at 75
    08/05/1947 Joannes D M Cornelissen, historian (Johann de White), dies 08/05/1950 Emil Abderhalden, Swiss physiologist/bio-chemistry, dies at 73 08/05/1955 Carmen Miranda, singer/actress (Down Argentine Way), dies at 42 08/05/1957 Heinrich O Wieland, German chemist (Nobel 1927), dies at 80 08/05/1958 Joseph Holbrooke, composer, dies at 80
    08/05/1959 Edgar Guest, US poet/newspaperman, dies at 77
    08/05/1961 Sidney Holland, PM of New Zealand (1949-57), dies at 67
    08/05/1962 Marilyn Monroe, found dead of apparent self-inflicted drug overdose 08/05/1971 Josef Stanislav, composer, dies at 74
    08/05/1972 Frederic Tozere, actor (Mr Phillips-Stanley), dies at 71
    08/05/1976 Adrian Roland Holst, poet (Past the Roads), dies at 88
    08/05/1978 Queenie Smith, actress/dancer (Funny Side), dies at 79
    08/05/1983 Judy Canova, singer/comedienne (Chatterbox), dies at 66 of cancer 08/05/1984 Howard Culver, actor (Howie-Gunsmoke), dies at 66
    08/05/1984 Richard Burton, actor (Cleopatra), dies at 58 of cerebral hemorrhage
    08/05/1985 Theodore Sturgeon, sci-fi author (Hugo, It, Caviar), dies at 67 08/05/1987 Zygmunt Mycielsky, composer, dies at 79
    08/05/1990 Herman Gooding, Suriname police-inspector, dies
    08/05/1991 Paul Brown, NFL founder (Cleveland Browns, Cin Bengals), dies at 82 08/05/1991 Soichiro Hondo, CEO & founder (Honda), dies of liver cancer at 84 08/05/1992 Jeff Porcaro, drummer (Toto-Africa), dies at 38 of cardiac arrest 08/05/1992 Robert Muldoon, premier NZ (1975-84)/President IMF, dies


    Significant Events:

    08/05/ 135 Betar last outpost of Bar Kochba falls to Rome
    08/05/1264 Anti-Jewish riots break out in Arnstadt Germany
    08/05/1391 Jews are massacred in Toledo & Barcelona Spain
    08/05/1399 Battle at Worskla: Tataren beat Russians & Litouwers
    08/05/1420 Duke John VI of Bavaria visits 'Christ's bride'/virgin Liduina 08/05/1435 Battle at Ponza: king Alfonso V of Arag¢n captured by Genuezen 08/05/1583 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) 08/05/1587 Spanish troops conquer Lock
    08/05/1654 French troops occupy Stenay
    08/05/1666 English fleet beats Dutch under Michiel the Ruyter
    08/05/1667 State of Holland obtain Eternal Edict
    08/05/1772 1st partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia 08/05/1775 1st Spanish ship, San Carlos, enters SF Bay
    08/05/1781 Battle at Doggers Bank: Dutch fleet vs English fleet
    08/05/1837 1st ascent of Mt Marcy (5,344') highest in Adirondack, NY 08/05/1846 Oregon country divided between US & Britain at 49th parallel 08/05/1858 Cyrus W Field completes 1st transatlantic telegraph cable 08/05/1861 Enlistment increases from 3 months to 2 years
    08/05/1861 Naval Engagement at Fernandina, FL-USS Vincennes ends rebel blockade
    08/05/1861 US Army abolishes flogging
    08/05/1861 US levies its 1st Income Tax (3% of incomes over $800)
    08/05/1862 Battle of Baton Rouge, LA
    08/05/1864 Battle of Mobile Bay Al-Farragut is given rank of vice-admiral 08/05/1864 Spectrum of a comet observed for 1st time, by Giovanni Donati 08/05/1884 Cornerstone for Statue of Liberty laid on Bedloe's Island (NYC) 08/05/1891 1st travelers checks issued (American Express)
    08/05/1901 Peter O'Connor of Ireland, sets then long jump record at 24' 11 3/4'
    08/05/1914 1st traffic light installed (Euclid Ave. & E. 105th St, Cleveland) 08/05/1914 Dutch Cort Van de Linden govt issues silver bonds as money 08/05/1914 Massive German assault on forts around Luik
    08/05/1914 US beats Australia, 3-2, to win Davis Cup
    08/05/1914 US, Nicaragua sign treaty granting canal rights to US
    08/05/1914 Westerschelde leaves due to German invasion in Belgium
    08/05/1915 German troops over run Warsaw
    08/05/1917 British troops attack canal of Ypres in Boesinghe Belgium 08/05/1921 1st radio baseball broadcast Pirates-8, Phillies-0 (KDKA, Pitts) 08/05/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #955 Alstede
    08/05/1921 Treaty of Berlin: US & Germany sign separate peace treaty 08/05/1923 1st American to swim English Channel (Henry Sullivan)
    08/05/1924 Comic strip 'Little Orphan Annie,' by Harold Gray, debuts 08/05/1926 1st talkie movie 'Don Juan' at Warner Theatre, NY
    08/05/1926 French & German trade agreement signed
    08/05/1926 Houdini stays in a coffin under water for 1« hrs
    08/05/1927 Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats
    08/05/1931 Det Tiger Tommy Bridges perfect game is broken up with 2 outs in 9th
    08/05/1936 At Berlin Olympics, Jesse Owens wins his 3rd Olympic medal 08/05/1937 Ranger (US) beats Endeavour II (England) in 17th America's Cup 08/05/1940 'Acquaintance' blows-up Zandvoortse synagouge
    08/05/1940 St Louis Brown John Whitehead no-hits Detroit Tigers, 4-0 in 6 innin
    08/05/1942 German troops cross Kuban River
    08/05/1943 Soviet forces reconquer Orel & Bjelgorod
    08/05/1944 US 79th/90th division occupy Laval/Mayenne
    08/05/1944 US troops occupy Vannes Bretagne
    08/05/1945 Atom Bomb dropped on Hiroshima (Aug 6th in Japan)
    08/05/1947 Netherlands ceases political action in Indonesia, due to UN pressure
    08/05/1948 Babe Didrikson Zaharias wins US Golf Open
    08/05/1949 Earthquake hits Quito; about 6000 die
    08/05/1950 Ezzard Charles KOs Freddie Beshore to retain HW boxing title 08/05/1951 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
    08/05/1953 Operation 'Big Switch' Korean War prisoner exchanged at Panmunjom 08/05/1954 Boxing Hall of Fame's 1st election selects 24 modern & 15 pioneers 08/05/1956 KUAM TV channel 8 in Agana, GU (CBS/ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting 08/05/1956 WCYB TV channel 5 in Bristol-Kingsport, VA (NBC) begins broadcasting
    08/05/1957 'American Bandstand,' begins network TV (ABC)
    08/05/1957 WJZ-TV in Baltimore MD begins radio transmissions
    08/05/1958 Atomic sub USS Nautilus completes 1st trip under North Pole 08/05/1958 Philip Kapleau, Zen teacher, 1st awakening under Yasutani Roshi 08/05/1959 42.4 cm rainfall in Decatur Co, Iowa (state record)
    08/05/1959 Chic Cardinals (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 55-26 in Toronto 08/05/1960 Burkina (formerly Upper Volta) declares independence from France 08/05/1960 Detroit trades mgr Jimmy Dykes for Cleve's mgr Joe Gordon 08/05/1961 118øF (48øC), Ice Harbor Dam, Washington (state record)
    08/05/1961 Chic Bears (NFL) beat Mont Alouettes (CFL) 34-16 in Montreal 08/05/1962 1st quasar located by radio
    08/05/1962 Nelson Mandela arrested for incitement & illeagally leaving S Afr 08/05/1962 UN command forbids flights to Katangese airports
    08/05/1963 Britain, US & USSR sign nuclear test ban treaty
    08/05/1963 Craig Breedlove sets world auto speed record at 407.45 MPH 08/05/1963 US, USSR & Great Britain agree to discuss banning nuclear testing 08/05/1964 Actress Anne Bancroft & comedian Mel Brooks wed
    08/05/1964 Beatles record 'Leave My Kitten Alone'
    08/05/1964 Congo rebellion: Christopher Gbenye/Pierre Mulele conquer Stanleyvil
    08/05/1964 US begins bombing North Vietnam
    08/05/1965 Dave Marr wins PGA title
    08/05/1966 Jose Torres beats Eddie Cotton to retain light-HW boxing title 08/05/1966 Martin Luther King Jr stoned during Chicago march
    08/05/1966 Beatles release 'Revolver' album in US
    08/05/1966 Beatles release 'Yellow Submarine' & 'Eleanor Rigby' in UK 08/05/1967 1st time an AFL team beats an NFL team, Broncos beats Detroit 13-7 08/05/1967 Bobby Gentry releases her only hit 'Ode to Billy Joe'
    08/05/1967 Pirate Radio Station 333 (Radio Britain) & Radio London close down 08/05/1968 WMCV (now WZTV) TV channel 17 in Nashville, TN (IND) 1st broadcast 08/05/1968 WZTV TV channel 17 in Nashville, TN (IND) begins broadcasting 08/05/1969 Mariner 7 flies past Mars
    08/05/1969 Pirate Willie Stargell is 1st to hit a ball out of Dodger Stadium 08/05/1970 US Black Panther leader Huey Newton let out of jail
    08/05/1971 WNPE TV channel 16 in Watertown, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/05/1972 Moody Blues release 'Nights in White Satin'
    08/05/1972 Uganda president Idi Amin throws out all 80,000 Asians
    08/05/1973 Atlanta Braves Phil Niekro no-hits SD Padres, 9-0
    08/05/1973 USSR launches Mars 6
    08/05/1974 Joan Jett forms her rock group Runaways
    08/05/1975 Phillies 1st 8 batters get hits for a major league record, win 13-5 08/05/1978 H L Giclas discovers asteroid #2118 Flagstaff
    08/05/1978 New Orlean Saints beat Phil Eagles 14-7 in Mexico City (NFL expo) 08/05/1979 Government of Mauretania signs peace treaty with Polisario 08/05/1980 NY Met Doug Flynn ties record of 3 triples in a game
    08/05/1981 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3402 Wisdom
    08/05/1981 Federal govt began firing striking air traffic controllers 08/05/1981 Pres Regan fires 11,500 air traffic controllers who struck 2 days ag
    08/05/1984 Joan Benoit (US) wins 1st Olympic marathon for women (2h24m52s) 08/05/1984 Lou Pinella day at Yankee Stadium
    08/05/1984 Toronto Blue Jay Cliff Johnson sets record with 19 pinch hit HRs 08/05/1985 Baseball players go on strike for 2 days
    08/05/1985 Chic White Sox Tom Seaver wins #300 over Yanks at Yankee Stadium 08/05/1985 Flexible-wing glider altitude record (214,250') set by Larry Tudor 08/05/1986 Ingrid Kristiansen of Norway sets 5k woman's record (14:37.33) 08/05/1986 US Senate votes for SDI-project (Star Wars)
    08/05/1988 Mario Biaggi (Rep-D-NY) convicted of racketeering resigns seat 08/05/1991 Sergei Bubka of USSR sets pole vault record (20'¬') in Malm” Sweden

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Thu Aug 5 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/06/ 966 Berengarius II, king of Italy
    08/06/1504 Matthew 'Nosey' Parker, archbishop of Canterbury
    08/06/1619 Barbara Strozzi, composer
    08/06/1638 Nicolas de Malebranche, French philosopher
    08/06/1651 Francois Fenelon, France, writer (Playing for Time)
    08/06/1651 Johann Michael Zacher, composer
    08/06/1664 Johann Christoph Schmidt, composer
    08/06/1665 Jean-Baptiste Lully, composer
    08/06/1697 Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (1742-45)
    08/06/1748 Bernhard Haltenberger, composer
    08/06/1775 Louis-Antoine the Bourbon, French duke of Angoulˆme/General of Franc
    08/06/1804 Justinus van de Brugghen, Dutch lawyer/minister of Justice (1856-58)
    08/06/1809 Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet laureate of England
    08/06/1811 Judah Philip Benjamin, Secy War/Secy State (Confederacy), died in 18
    08/06/1819 Samuel Powhatan Carter, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/06/1845 Anthonie A Vorsterman of Oyen, genealogist/heraldicus
    08/06/1856 Nestor de TiŠre, Flemish poet (Roze Kate)
    08/06/1858 Albert Fuchs, composer
    08/06/1859 J Arthur S Berson, Austria meteorologist (Balloon flights, Amazon) 08/06/1861 Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt, 2nd wife of Theodore Roosevelt 08/06/1868 Paul Claudel, France, diplomat/poet (L'Otage-1909)
    08/06/1873 John Wesley Work, composer
    08/06/1873 Mary Carr Moore, composer
    08/06/1875 Marcel Labey, composer
    08/06/1875 Thomas Mann, German writer (Die Buddenbrooks, Nobel)
    08/06/1879 Joseph Wirth, German politician (Stalin Peace Prize)
    08/06/1881 Alexander Fleming, England, bacteriologist (penicillin; Nobel 1954) 08/06/1882 Gerrit H Kersten, vicar/founder (Calvinist party)
    08/06/1883 Francesco Santoliquido, composer
    08/06/1883 Scott Nearing, US sociologist/pacifist/author (The Good Life) 08/06/1885 Jozef M E Meeus, Belgian director H-Heart union
    08/06/1886 Edward Ballantine, composer
    08/06/1892 Hoot Gibson, US western actor (Horse Soldier, Last Outlaw) 08/06/1893 Guthrie McClintic, Seattle Wash, Broadway producer/dir (Winterset) 08/06/1896 Cyril Mockridge, composer
    08/06/1902 Michal Vilec, composer
    08/06/1902 Vladimir M Kirsjon, Russian dramatist/playwright [OS]
    08/06/1904 Henry Payne Iba, Easton Mo, US basketball coach (Olympic-gold-64, 68
    08/06/1906 Ken Strong, NFL, AFL halfback (Staten Island, NY Yanks, NY Giants) 08/06/1908 George Singer, composer
    08/06/1908 Helen Hull Jacobs, Berkley Calif, US tennis champ (1932-35) 08/06/1908 Svend Erik Tarp, composer
    08/06/1910 Charles Crichton, director (Battle of Sexes)
    08/06/1910 Friedrich Schroder, composer
    08/06/1911 Lucille Ball, Jamestown NY, comedienne/actress (I Love Lucy, Mame) 08/06/1916 Dom[inic] Mintoff, premier Malta
    08/06/1916 Michael Burke, sports executive (NY Yankees, NY Knicks)
    08/06/1917 Robert Mitchum, Bridgeport Ct, actor (Winds of War, North & South) 08/06/1919 Pauline Betz Addie, Dayton Ohio, tennis champ (Wimbeldon 1946) 08/06/1921 Ella Raines, Sinoqualmie Falls Wash, actress (Janice Dean RN) 08/06/1922 Freddie Laker, CEO (Laker airlines)
    08/06/1923 Jack Parnell, London England, orch leader (Englebert Humperdick Show
    08/06/1923 Jackie Kelk, Brooklyn NY, actor (Homer-Aldrich Family)
    08/06/1923 William B Williams, Babylon NY, DJ (WNEW, Sammy & Company) 08/06/1925 Barbara Bates, Denver Colo, actress (Kathy-It's a Great Life) 08/06/1925 Leland Smith, composer
    08/06/1926 J[anet] O[pal] Jeppson, [nee Janet Asimov], author (2nd Experiment) 08/06/1927 Andy Warhol, artist/movie producer (Frankenstein, Bad)
    08/06/1927 William David Ford, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1965- )
    08/06/1928 Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1952-68)
    08/06/1929 Anneliese Kuppers, German FR, equestrian dressage (Oly-silver-1956) 08/06/1930 Abbey Lincoln, actress/singer (Nothing But a Man)
    08/06/1934 John Storey Bonington, UK, mountain climber (Annapurna I in 1970) 08/06/1934 Leopold M de Beer, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (VVD)
    08/06/1934 Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob, UK, sci-fi author (Chthon, Phthor) 08/06/1937 Barbara Windsor, actress (Study in Terror)
    08/06/1938 Carry Tefsen, actress (Say Some time A)
    08/06/1938 Peter Bonerz, Portsmouth NH, actor (Jerry-Bob Newhart Show, 9 to 5) 08/06/1939 William 'Sonny' Sanders, US singer (Rayber Voices)
    08/06/1940 Louise Sorel, LA Calif, actress (BS I Love You, Crimes of Passion) 08/06/1941 Doris Ernestine Hays, composer
    08/06/1941 Hubertus AGM 'Bert' Andr‚, actor (Turkish Fruit-Come Back) 08/06/1943 Muchael Anderson Jr, London, actor (Clayt-The Monroes)
    08/06/1943 Ray Buktenica, Greenwich Village NYC, actor (Rhoda, House Calls) 08/06/1944 Swoosie Kurtz, actress (Vice Versa, World According to Garp) 08/06/1947 Sally Eaton, Ill, actress
    08/06/1948 Michael Peters, choreographer
    08/06/1949 Joyce McKinney, Avery County NC, Miss Wyoming (1972)
    08/06/1950 Dorian Harewood, Dayton Ohio, actor (Earl-Glitter, Trauma Center) 08/06/1950 Nathan Purdee, actor (Nathan-Young & Restless, Hank-1 Life to Live) 08/06/1950 Winston E Scott, Miami Fla, USN Commander/astronaut
    08/06/1951 Catherine Hicks, Scottsdale Az, actress (Star Trek IV, Child's Play)
    08/06/1951 Dorian Harewood, US actor (Glitter, Trauma Center)
    08/06/1952 Barrel Scherpenzeel, rocker (Earth & Fire)
    08/06/1952 Wojiech Fortuna, Poland, ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1972)
    08/06/1954 Carl C Perkins, (Rep-D-KY, 1984- )
    08/06/1956 Stepfanie Kramer, LA Calif, actress (Claudia-We Got it Made, Hunter)
    08/06/1956 Vinnie Vincent, heavy metal rocker (Solo-Ashes to Ashes)
    08/06/1957 Faith Prince, Augusta Ga, broadway actress (Guys & Dolls, Carousel) 08/06/1958 Randy DeBarge, rocker (Debarge)
    08/06/1958 Simon Francken, bassist (Ivy Green)
    08/06/1959 Joyce Sims, rocker (All & All)
    08/06/1961 Carol Norman, Ardmore Okla, bowler (LPBT Rookie of Year 1982) 08/06/1962 Thomas Jefferson, Cleve Ohio, 200m runner (Olympic-bronze-1984) 08/06/1963 Kimberley Conrad Hefner, Moulton Al, playmate of year (Jan, 1988) 08/06/1963 Thomas Bohrer, US West Islip NY, rower (Olympic-92)
    08/06/1964 Moosie Drier, Chic Ill, actor (Laugh-in)
    08/06/1965 David Robinson, Fla, NBA center (San Antonio Spurs/Olympic-gold-92) 08/06/1968 Chris Boardman, English cyclist (world record time)
    08/06/1976 Soleil Moon Frye, Glendora Calif, actress (Punky Brewster)


    Deaths:

    08/06/ 258 Sixtus II, bishop of Rome (257-58), beheaded
    08/06/ 523 Hormisdas, Pope (514-23), dies
    08/06/1195 Henry the Lion, duke of Saxon/Bayern, dies
    08/06/1221 Dominicus, Italian religious order founder (Dominicans)
    08/06/1272 Stefanus V, prince of Transylvania/king of Hungary (1270-72), dies 08/06/1458 Callistus III, [Alfonso the Borja], Pope (1455-58), dies at 79 08/06/1548 Georg Rhau/Rhaw, German cantor/composer/music publisher, dies 08/06/1623 Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare, dies
    08/06/1661 Jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies 08/06/1666 Tsjerk H de Vries, fleet guardian, dies in Battle at 43
    08/06/1686 Paul Hainlein, composer, dies at 60
    08/06/1718 Jacob F Muller, [Sjako/Jaco], Germ/Neth crowd leader, beheaded at 28
    08/06/1727 Fran‡ois Valentijn, vicar/writer, dies at 61
    08/06/1746 Christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway, dies
    08/06/1775 Heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer, dies at 72
    08/06/1783 Willem Bachiene, vicar/theologist/geography/astronomer, dies at 70 08/06/1784 Karl Kohaut, composer, dies at 57
    08/06/1799 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74
    08/06/1816 Karl Frieberth, composer, dies at 80
    08/06/1820 Anton Wranitzky, composer, dies at 59
    08/06/1820 M A Elisa Bonaparte, Corsican monarch of Lucca, dies at 43, dies 08/06/1821 Antonio Bartolomeo Bruni, composer, dies at 64
    08/06/1848 Nicola Vaccai, composer, dies at 58
    08/06/1853 Josif Josifovich Genishta, composer, dies at 57
    08/06/1862 Francisco Acu¤a de Figueroa, Uruguay national anthem, dies at 71 08/06/1867 Faustin-lie Soulouque, emperor of Haiti, dies (birth date unknown) 08/06/1886 Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45
    08/06/1890 William Kemmler, US, 1st executed in electric chair
    08/06/1895 George Frederick Root, composer, dies at 74
    08/06/1900 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74 08/06/1914 Ellen Wilson, 1st lady (1913-14), dies at 54
    08/06/1924 John Henry Roberts, composer, dies at 76
    08/06/1928 William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68
    08/06/1935 Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer, dies at 70 08/06/1937 Annie E F Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre), dies at
    08/06/1937 Ferdinand CS Schiller, British philosopher (Mind!), dies at 72 08/06/1954 Theo[by] Van Re˜n, sculptor/drawer/lithograph, dies at 70 [or 8/10] 08/06/1959 Preston Sturges [Edmund P Biden], US director/screenwriter, dies at
    08/06/1961 Jozef E Van Roey, Flemish cardinal/archbishop of Mechelen, dies at 8
    08/06/1964 Cedric Hardwicke, actor (Capt Hook-Peter Pan), dies at 71 08/06/1965 Nancy Carroll, actress (Alice-Aldrich Family), dies at 60 08/06/1965 Peter Ronnefeld, composer, dies at 30
    08/06/1966 Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger, sci-fi author (Space Lords), dies at
    08/06/1968 Ernest Burnelle, Belgian politician, dies
    08/06/1969 Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies
    08/06/1970 Ingolf Dahl, composer, dies at 58
    08/06/1973 Fulgencio Batista y Zaldivar, dictator Cuba, dies
    08/06/1976 Gregor Piatigorsky, composer, dies at 73
    08/06/1978 Edward Durrell Stone, US architect, dies at 76
    08/06/1978 Paul VI, [Giovanni Montini], Italian Pope (1963-78), dies at 80 08/06/1979 Kurt Kasznar, actor (Cmdr Fitzhugh-Land of the Giants), dies at 65 08/06/1980 Charles Urbanus, baseball player, dies at 66
    08/06/1986 William J Schroeder, (longest-survivor with permanent artificial 08/06/1986 heart, dies at 54, after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump) 08/06/1987 Ira C Eaker, commandant USAF in Europe (WW II), dies at 91 08/06/1988 J Skelly Wright, US judge (anti-segregatinist), dies at 77 08/06/1989 Hubert Beuve-M‚ry, French newspaper founder (Le Voice), dies 08/06/1990 Jacques Soustelle, French ethnology/minister of Information, dies 08/06/1991 Harry Reasoner, newscaster (60 Minutes), dies at 68
    08/06/1991 Shapour Bakhtiar, premier Iran (1979), dies in Paris
    08/06/1993 Milton 'Milt' Thompson, US NASA-test pilot/chief-engineer, dies at 6


    Significant Events:

    08/06/ 258 St Sixtus II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/06/ 523 St Hormisdas ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/06/ 768 [Constantine] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/06/ 939 Battle at Simancas-Spain beats Moors
    08/06/1181 Supernova observed by Chinese & Japanese astronomers
    08/06/1588 Spanish Armada under Medina Sidonia anchors
    08/06/1601 Spanish garrison of Meurs surrender to earl Mauritius
    08/06/1623 Maffeo Barberini elected Pope Urban VIII
    08/06/1625 Earl Earnest Casimir appointed as viceroy of Groningen
    08/06/1661 Holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders
    08/06/1675 Russian Czar Aleksei bans foreign hairs cut
    08/06/1774 Mother Ann (Lee) comes to NY (Shaker movement)
    08/06/1787 Constitutional Convention in Phila begans debate
    08/06/1806 Holy Roman Empire ends; it was neither holy, Roman, nor an empire 08/06/1815 US flotilla ends piracy by Algiers, Tunis & Tripoli
    08/06/1821 1st edition of 'Courrier of Pays-Bas' newspaper published in Brussel
    08/06/1824 Battle at Jun n - Sim¢n Bol¡vars army beats Spanish
    08/06/1825 Bolivia gains independence from Peru (National Day)
    08/06/1854 Congress passes Confiscation Act
    08/06/1861 Lexington KY-Union milt camp established in neutral state 08/06/1862 Confederate Army ironclad 'Arkansas' is badly damaged in Union attac
    08/06/1864 Rebels evacuate Ft Powell, Mobile Bayd
    08/06/1866 E Stephan discovers asteroid #89 Julia
    08/06/1870 Battle at Spicheren: Prussia beats France
    08/06/1870 White conservatives suppresed black vote & captured Tenn legislature
    08/06/1871 J C Watson discovers asteroid #115 Thyra
    08/06/1890 1st use of electric chair in US, John Hart, in NY for murder 08/06/1890 Cy Young pitches & wins 1st game
    08/06/1905 26.7 cm rainfall at Princeton, Indiana (state record)
    08/06/1908 St Louis Card John Lush's 2nd no-hitter, beats Dodgers, 2-0 in 6 inn
    08/06/1910 NYC Mayor Wm J Gaynor seriously wounded during assassination attempt
    08/06/1914 Austria-Hungary declares war against Russia
    08/06/1914 French cavalry enter Belgium
    08/06/1914 German Zeppelin bombs Luik City, 9 killed
    08/06/1914 Serbia declares war against Germany
    08/06/1918 Ferdinand Foch becomes marshal of France
    08/06/1919 1st air flight over a major body of water in Australia (Harry Butler
    08/06/1919 Romanian forces destroys Bela Kun Republic in Budapest
    08/06/1921 Clason Point, Bronx to College Point, Queens muni ferry system begin
    08/06/1923 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #998 Bodea
    08/06/1926 NY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel 08/06/1930 Supreme Court Justice John Force Crater disappears in NYC 08/06/1934 US troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915 08/06/1937 Franco-artillery fire on Madrid
    08/06/1937 Indians overturn Yankees' 7-6 win by a protest
    08/06/1937 US & USSR sign trade treaty
    08/06/1944 All 1,200 Jewish death marchers from Lipcani Moldavia have died 08/06/1944 Anti-German attack at Avranches fails
    08/06/1944 Deportation of 70,000 Jews from Lodz Poland to Auschwitz begins 08/06/1944 US 20th Army corp under general Walker occupies Nantes
    08/06/1945 Hiroshima Peace Day-atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima by 'Enola Gay' 08/06/1946 US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
    08/06/1948 Bob Mathias, US, wins decathlon at London Olympics
    08/06/1948 Dreesgovt (KVP/Social Democratics/CHU/Liberal) forms
    08/06/1948 Fanny Blankers-Koen (Neth) is 1st women to win 3 golds at Olympics 08/06/1951 Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
    08/06/1952 Satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout 08/06/1954 WLAC (now WTVF) TV channel 5 in Nashville (CBS) begins broadcasting 08/06/1958 Glenn Davis sets record of 49.2 in 400-meter hurdles
    08/06/1960 Pitt Steelers (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 43-16 in Toronto 08/06/1961 Gherman S Titov, 2nd Russian in space aboard Vostok 2 (17 orbits) 08/06/1962 Jamaica gains independence from Britain
    08/06/1965 Beatles release 'Help' album in UK
    08/06/1965 Federal Voting Rights Act guarantees black voting rights
    08/06/1965 Indian troops ocuppy Pakistan
    08/06/1965 US president Johnson signs voting law
    08/06/1966 Heavyweight Cassius Clay KOs Brian London
    08/06/1966 Salazarbrug over Tag opens (longest suspension bridge of Europe) 08/06/1966 US citizens demonstrate against war in Vietnam
    08/06/1967 Minn Twin Dean Chance perfect games Boston Red Sox, 2-0 in 5 innings
    08/06/1969 Balt Orioles pull their 3rd triple play (5-4-3 vs KC Royals) 08/06/1972 Garry Player wins PGA golf tournament
    08/06/1972 Hank Aaron hits 660th & 661st HR for record HRs with one club 08/06/1974 6th time Phils get just 1 assist in game; no other team did it twice
    08/06/1974 Explosion & fire destory Great Northern RR yard in Wenatchee, Wash 08/06/1977 C-I Lagerkvist discovers asteroid #2191 Uppsala
    08/06/1978 John Mahaffey wins PGA golf tournament
    08/06/1979 David Graham wins PGA golf tournament
    08/06/1980 E Bowell discovers asteroid #2570 Porphyro
    08/06/1980 Z Vavrova discovers asteroids #2522, #2523 & #2544 Gubarev 08/06/1981 Argentina ex-president Isabel Per¢n freed
    08/06/1981 Due to strike, Yanks, A's, Philles & Dodgers declared 1st « champs 08/06/1981 NASA launches Fltsatcom-5, it failed
    08/06/1982 WQXI (Atlanta) is 1st to use Harris Corp AM stereo system 08/06/1983 Minn Vikings beat St Louis Cards 28-10 in London, England (NFL expo)
    08/06/1983 Supertanker Castillo de Bellvar crashes at South Africa
    08/06/1984 203.05 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
    08/06/1984 Carl Lewis wins 2nd (long jump) of 4 gold medals in Summer Olympics 08/06/1985 19th space shuttle mission (51-F), Challenger 8, lands at Edwards AF
    08/06/1985 Major League Baseball Players Assn go on strike
    08/06/1985 STS 51-I vehicle moves to launch pad
    08/06/1986 Orioles (Dwyer & Sheets) & Rangers (Harrah) hit record 3 grand slams
    08/06/1986 Phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for IBM
    08/06/1986 Record 3 grand slams hit in game Tx vs Balt (Harrah, Sheets & Dwyer)
    08/06/1988 Oakland A's Jose Canseco becomes 11th to hit 30 HRs & steal 30 bases
    08/06/1988 Rich Gossage 300th career save (beats Phillies)
    08/06/1989 Boston Red Sox retire Carl Yastrezemski's #8
    08/06/1989 Jaime Paz Zamora inaugurated as president of Bolivia
    08/06/1989 Pilot Union tells pilots okay to cross Eastern picket lines 08/06/1990 NY Yankee Kevin Mass sets record with 11th HR in 1st 86 at bats 08/06/1990 Pres Ghulam Ishaq Kahn dismisses premier Benazir Bhutto in Pakistan 08/06/1992 Harold Wilson's academy award is auctioned for $60,500
    08/06/1993 Japan Hosokawa govt begins
    08/06/1993 Pope John Paul II publishes Veritatis splendor encyclical

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Aug 6 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/07/ 317 Flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61)
    08/07/1598 Georg Stiernhielm, 'father of Swedish poetry' (Hercules)
    08/07/1742 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
    08/07/1746 Daniel W Wyttenbach, classical/historian
    08/07/1751 Wilhelmina FS, princess of Prussia/Orange/wife of Willem V 08/07/1779 Carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography
    08/07/1783 John Heathcoat, inventor (lace-making machinery)
    08/07/1818 Henry Charles Litolff, composer
    08/07/1823 Faustina Hasse Hodges, composer
    08/07/1826 Carl AE Ahlqvist, [A Oksanen], Finnish poet (Suomalainen Runousoppi)
    08/07/1829 Thomas Ewing Jr, Major General, Bvt (Union volunteers), died in 1896
    08/07/1833 Powell Clayton, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1914 08/07/1836 Evander McIvor Law, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1920 08/07/1867 Emil Nolde, [Hansen], German painter/graphic artist
    08/07/1868 Granville Bantock, English composer/conductor (Hebridean Symphony) 08/07/1870 19 kittens, born to Tarawood Antigone (4 still born)
    08/07/1872 Andries CD the Graeff, governor-general of Neth Indies (1926-31) 08/07/1876 Mata Hari, [Margaretha G Zelle], dancer/courtesan/spy (WW I) 08/07/1880 Earnest Laqueur, chemist/pharmacology/psychology (sexual hormones) 08/07/1885 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) 08/07/1886 Louis Hazeltine, inventor (neutrodyne circuit, making radio possible
    08/07/1887 Jan HA Eman, Aruban politician
    08/07/1887 Luckey Roberts, composer
    08/07/1896 Ernesto Lecuona, Havana Cuba, composer (Malague¤a)
    08/07/1897 Franz J Weinrich, [Heinrich Lerse], German writer (Himmlisches) 08/07/1903 Louis Leakey, anthropologist (1964 Richard Hooper Medal)
    08/07/1903 Saburo Moroi, composer
    08/07/1904 Ralph J Bunche, founder/diplomat (UN) (Nobel 1950)
    08/07/1906 Gerhard Frommel, composer
    08/07/1911 R Nicholas Ray, US director (Rebel Without a Cause)
    08/07/1914 Ted Moore, South Africa, cinematographer (James Bond)
    08/07/1918 Cees Buddingh', poet/writer/interpreter
    08/07/1920 Jan Walravens, Flemish writer (Motionless at Sea)
    08/07/1921 Karel Husa, Prague Czechoslovakia, composer (Trojan Women) 08/07/1925 Julian Orbon De Soto, composer
    08/07/1926 Amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York)
    08/07/1926 Stan Freberg, LA Calif, satirist/ad executive
    08/07/1927 Edwin W Edwards, (Gov-La)
    08/07/1928 Abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64) 08/07/1928 Amazing [James] Randi, Toronto Ontario, skeptic magician
    08/07/1928 Herbert H Bateman, (Rep-R-Virginia)
    08/07/1929 Don Larsen, pitcher (NY Yankees), on what must have been a perfect d
    08/07/1929 Richard T Schulze, (Rep-R-PA, 1975- )
    08/07/1929 Ruth Carter-Stapleton, Plains Ga, 1st sister/evangelist
    08/07/1930 Leon Bismarck 'Bix' Beiderdecke, US, jazz trumpetist
    08/07/1930 Velio Tormis, composer
    08/07/1932 Abebe Bikila, Ethiopia, marathoner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64) 08/07/1932 Ann Harding, US, actress (East is West, Janie)
    08/07/1932 Maria ML 'Marijke' Bakker, actress (Mammaloe-Pipo the Clown) 08/07/1933 Jerry [Eugene] Pournelle, US, sci-fi author (Mercenary, Red Dragon) 08/07/1936 Charles Pope, US soul singer (Tams-Hey Girl Don't Bother Me) 08/07/1936 Richard L[ouis] Tierney, US, sci-fi author (Winds of Zarr) 08/07/1938 Helen Caldicott, Melbourne Australia, physician/anti-war activist 08/07/1940 Marlyn Mason, San Fernando Cal, actress (Making It, Peyton Place) 08/07/1940 Tom Barlow, (Rep-D-Kentucky)
    08/07/1941 Thomas F Hartnett, (Rep-R-SC, 1981-86)
    08/07/1942 Anjanette Comer, Dawson Tx, actress (Baby, Lepke)
    08/07/1942 B J Thomas, singer (Raindrops, Growing Pains Theme)
    08/07/1942 Garrison Keillor, PBS radio personality (Prairie Home Companion) 08/07/1942 Masa Saito, wrestler (AWA/WWF/NJPW/CWFI)
    08/07/1943 Lana Cantrell, Sydney, Australia, singer (Those Were the Days) 08/07/1944 John Glover, Kingston NY, actor (52 Pick-Up, Something Special) 08/07/1945 Alan Page, NFL defensive tackle (Minn Vikings)
    08/07/1945 Kerry Chater, rocker (Gary Puckett & Union Gap-Young Girl) 08/07/1945 Patrice Mestral, composer
    08/07/1947 Mosibudi Mangena, South African mathematician
    08/07/1950 David James Wottle, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1972)
    08/07/1950 Rodney Crowell, Houston TX, country singer (She's Crazy for Leavin')
    08/07/1951 Gary Hall, swimmer (Olympic-bronze-1976)
    08/07/1952 Richard Joswick, rocker (Bo Donaldson & the Heywoods)
    08/07/1956 Kent V Rominger, Del Norte Colo, US Navy Lt Commander/astronaut 08/07/1957 Aleksandr Ditiatin, USSR, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1980)
    08/07/1958 Alberto Salazar, marathoner (NYC Marathon Winner)
    08/07/1958 Bruce Dickinson, heavy metal rocker (Iron Maiden-Run to Hills) 08/07/1958 Larisa Karlova, USSR, team handball player (Olympic-gold-1976, 80) 08/07/1960 Jacquie O'Sullivan, rocker (Bananarama-Venus)
    08/07/1961 Yelena Davydova, USSR, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1980)
    08/07/1963 Marcus Lewis, Pontiac Mich, singer (Sing me a Song)
    08/07/1966 Kristin Hersch, US singer/songwriter (Throwing Muses)
    08/07/1967 Charlotte Lewis, Kensington London, actress (Golden Child, Pirates) 08/07/1969 David Hollander, LA Calif, actor (Lewis & Clark, What's Happenings?)
    08/07/197- Josh A Andrew Koenig, actor (Boner-Growing Pains)
    08/07/1971 Sydney Penny, actress (Danni Collins-The New Gidget)
    08/07/1992 Cleveland Indians turn a triple play


    Deaths:

    08/07/1033 Frederik II, duke of Upper-Lutherans
    08/07/1106 Henry IV, Roman catholics-German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies 08/07/1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies
    08/07/1609 Eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
    08/07/1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Vneneti‰), dies
    08/07/1712 Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
    08/07/1786 Friedrich Schwindl, composer, dies at 49
    08/07/1798 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, composer, dies at 65
    08/07/1799 John Bacon, English sculptor, dies at 58
    08/07/1816 Dionysius G Van de Keessel, lawyer (Theses selectae), dies 08/07/1846 Johann Christian Heinrich Rinck, composer, dies at 76
    08/07/1848 Freiherr J”ns J Berzelius, Swedish chemist (atomic weight), dies 08/07/1867 Ira F Aldridge, US actor (Othello/Shylock), dies at 63 in Lodes Pola
    08/07/1885 Antony EJ Modderman, minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 08/07/1893 Alfredo Catalani, composer, dies at 39
    08/07/1913 David Popper, composer, dies at 70
    08/07/1914 Boleslaw Dembinski, composer, dies at 81
    08/07/1916 Charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36 08/07/1923 Henry Pierson, theology/theory (HS Foundation), dies
    08/07/1924 Camille Zeckwer, composer, dies at 49
    08/07/1928 Alphonse MAJ Ari‰ns, pastor (founder 1st RC workers group), dies 08/07/1938 Konstantin S Stanislavski, [Aleksejev], Russ actor/director, dies 08/07/1941 Radindranath Tagore, Indies philosopher/poet/writer, dies at 80 08/07/1942 ... Gott, British general/commandant of 8th Army, dies in battle 08/07/1943 Gustav Schmidt, German lt-general, dies in battle
    08/07/1957 Oliver Hardy, comedian of Laurel & Hardy, dies at 65
    08/07/1959 Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer, dies at 75
    08/07/1960 Vaino Hannikainen, composer, dies at 60
    08/07/1962 Morris Louis, US painter (post abstraction), dies at 49
    08/07/1967 Max Branch, music/radio commentator, dies at 75
    08/07/1969 Joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63
    08/07/1969 Russ Morgan, orch leader (Welcome Aboard), dies at 65
    08/07/1970 ... Haley, US judge, shot dead
    08/07/1970 James McClain, US black activist, shot dead
    08/07/1970 Jonathan P Jackson, US black activist, shot dead
    08/07/1970 William Christmas, US black activist, shot dead
    08/07/1972 Joi Lansing, actress (Bob Cummings Show), dies at 44 of cancer 08/07/1976 Murvyn Vye, actor (Bob Cummings Show), dies at 63
    08/07/1978 Franz Alphons Wolpert, composer, dies at 60
    08/07/1984 Esther Phillips, US singer (What a Difference a Day Makes), dies at
    08/07/1987 Camille Chamoun, president of Lebanon, dies at 87
    08/07/1987 Nobusuke Kishi, premier of Japan (1957-60), dies at 90
    08/07/1991 Shotzie, Cincinnati Red dog mascot, dies at 9
    08/07/1992 Francisco Fernandez Ordo¤ez, Brit foreign min to Spain (1985-92), di
    08/07/1992 John Anderson, actor (MacGyver), dies at 69
    08/07/1992 Titti Sotto, Cuban composer (La Esquina Habanera), dies
    08/07/1993 Kelly Ahrendt, 1st NYer to die of rabies in 40 years, dies at 14 08/07/1993 Roy Budd, English jazz pianist/composer, dies at 46


    Significant Events:

    08/07/ 626 Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated 08/07/ 768 Stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/07/ 936 Otto I the Great becomes King of Germany
    08/07/1409 Council of Pisa closes
    08/07/1479 Battle of Guinegate: Emperor Maximilian I vs King Louis XI 08/07/1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean
    08/07/1575 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died 08/07/1620 Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft
    08/07/1750 Slave uprising in Cura‡ao
    08/07/1760 Ft Loudon, Tennessee surrenders to Cherokee Indians
    08/07/1782 George Washington creates Order of Purple Heart
    08/07/1789 US War Department established
    08/07/1802 Napoleon orders re-instatement of slavery on St Domingue (Haiti) 08/07/1819 Battle of Boyac ; Bol¡var defeats Spanish in Colombia
    08/07/1820 1st potatoes planted in Hawaii
    08/07/1867 Battle of Moorefield, WV
    08/07/1875 Prosper Henry discovers asteroid #148 Gallia
    08/07/1879 J Palisa discovers asteroid #201 Penelope
    08/07/1882 Hatfields of south WV & McCoys of east Ky feud, 100 wounded or die 08/07/1888 Theophilus Van Kannel of Phila patents revolving door
    08/07/1893 53rd Congress (1893-95) convenes
    08/07/1900 Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
    08/07/1912 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
    08/07/1914 British Gloucester vs German Breslau/Goeben off Greece
    08/07/1914 French govt awards king Albert of Belgium the Great Cross 08/07/1914 French troops under Gen Bonneau occupy Altkitrch at Elzas 08/07/1914 German army occupies city Luik
    08/07/1914 Lord Kitchner says 'Your country needs you'
    08/07/1915 Assault up Russell's Top at Gallipolis, 232 Australians die 08/07/1915 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #916 America
    08/07/1921 Cyclist Piet Moeskops becomes world champ sprinter
    08/07/1925 League of Nation advises against Turk/Iraqi division of Mosoelgebied
    08/07/1927 Peace Bridge between US & Canada dedicated
    08/07/1927 US rum smuggler Horace Alderman kills 3
    08/07/1929 Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms govt
    08/07/1929 Ruth ties record by hitting grand slams in consecutive games 08/07/1930 2 black guys lynched in Marion Indiana
    08/07/1930 Richard Bedford Bennet forms Canadian government
    08/07/1934 US Court of Appeals upheld lower court ruling striking down govt's 08/07/1934 attempt to ban controversial James Joyce novel 'Ulysses'
    08/07/1935 60% of voters agrees to nazism in Danzig (Gdansk)
    08/07/1938 2 die in a NYC subway accident
    08/07/1938 Nazi's close theologic faculty university in Innsbruck
    08/07/1940 Churchill recognizes De Gaulle govt in exile
    08/07/1940 Largest amount paid for a stamp ($45,000 for 1› 1856 British Guiana)
    08/07/1941 551 Jews are shot in Kishnev ghetto in Romania
    08/07/1942 1st American offensive in Pacific in WW2, Guadalcanal, Solomon Is 08/07/1942 Attack on Rotterdam railway
    08/07/1943 Red Army recaptures Bogodukov
    08/07/1944 Anton de Kom arrested by Sicherheitsdienst
    08/07/1944 Canada/Polish offensive direction Falaise: Total Cooperation 08/07/1944 German counter attack at Avranches fails
    08/07/1944 July 20th Plot trial under Roland Freis in Berlin
    08/07/1944 US troops reach suburbs of Brest Bretagne
    08/07/1946 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
    08/07/1947 Balsa raft Kon Tiki crashes into a Polynesian archipelago reef 08/07/1951 Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph
    08/07/1951 US viking rocket reaches 210 km height (record)
    08/07/1953 Eastern Airlines enters jet age, uses Electra prop-jet
    08/07/1954 Charles Mahoney becomes 1st US black to serve as a full UN delegate 08/07/1955 Bar-Ilan University founded in Israel
    08/07/1955 KSTF TV channel 10 in Scottsbluff-Gering, NB (CBS/NBC) begins 08/07/1956 British govt routes 3 aircraft carriers to Egypt
    08/07/1956 Dynamite transport explodes in Colombia; about 1200 die
    08/07/1959 Explorer 6 transmits 1st TV photo of Earth from space
    08/07/1960 Ivory Coast (C“te d'Ivoire) gains independence from France 08/07/1960 Students stage kneel-in demonstrations in Atlanta churches 08/07/1961 Cosmonaut Gherman Titov circles Earth for a full day in Vostok 2 08/07/1961 Soviet premier Khrushchev predicts USSR economics will past US 08/07/1963 Jac Kennedy becomes 1st, 1st lady to give birth since Mrs Cleveland 08/07/1964 Turkey begins air attack on Greek-Cypriots
    08/07/1964 US Congress approves Gulf of Tonkin resolution
    08/07/1966 Race riot in Lansing Michigan
    08/07/1970 1st computer chess tournament
    08/07/1970 WDHN TV channel 18 in Dothan, AL (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/07/1971 Apollo 15 returns to Earth
    08/07/1972 Hall of Fame inducts Berra, Sandy Koufax, Lefty Gomez & Early Wynn 08/07/1974 Philippe Petit walks tightrope strung between twin towers 08/07/1978 Thousands of mourners file past body of Pope Paul VI
    08/07/1980 Hurricane Allen ravages Caribisch area, about 70 killed
    08/07/1981 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3727
    08/07/1983 1st World Track & Field Championships
    08/07/1983 Bobby Murcer day at Yankee Stadium
    08/07/1983 Grete Waitz of Norway, wins 1st all-women Marathon (Helsinki Fin) 08/07/1983 Hall Sutton wins PGA golf tournament
    08/07/1983 Some 675,000 employees strike AT&T
    08/07/1984 Japan beats US for olympic gold medal in baseball
    08/07/1984 Jim Deshales becomes 1,000th playing Yankee
    08/07/1985 Barbra Striesand records 'Broadway Album'
    08/07/1985 Baseball players end a 2 day strike
    08/07/1987 5 Central American presidents sign peace accord in Guatemala 08/07/1987 Lynne Cox swims 4.3 km from US to USSR in 39øF (4øC) Bering Sea 08/07/1988 Writers guild end their 6 months strike
    08/07/1990 Desert Shield begins - US deploys troops to Saudi Arabia
    08/07/1991 Court rules Manuel Noriega, may access some secret US documents 08/07/1991 Manhattan Cable final day of amnesty to return illegal cable boxes 08/07/1991 US sets 400m relay record at 37.67 seconds
    08/07/1992 Tampa Bay group purchases SF Giants
    08/07/1993 Tropical storm Brett ravages Venezuela, 118 killed
    08/07/1994 Ernesto Samper sworn in as president of Colombia

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Aug 7 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/08/1571 John Ward, composer
    08/08/1586 Adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen
    08/08/1617 Adrian W 'Joris' van Yellow, Flemish missionary (Bantoe Dictionary) 08/08/1653 Jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar
    08/08/1693 Laurent Belissen, composer
    08/08/1705 Gustaaf Imhoff, gov of Ceylon (1736-40)/gov of Neth-Indies (1743-50)
    08/08/1732 Johann C Adelung, German translator/librarian
    08/08/1746 Hieronymus van Alphen, attorney/poet (church songs)
    08/08/1755 Luigi Marchesi, composer
    08/08/1763 Charles Bulfinch, Boston Mass, 1st US pro architect (Mass State Hous
    08/08/1805 Antoon Jurgens, margarine manufacturer
    08/08/1812 John Rodgers II, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1882
    08/08/1819 Charles Anderson Dana, Asst Secy War, (Union) died in 1897 08/08/1820 Winfield Scott 'Old Swet' Featherston, Army Brig General (Confederat
    08/08/1823 Theodule Augustin Ribot, painter
    08/08/1835 James William Forsyth, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1906
    08/08/1839 Nelson Appleton Miles, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 192
    08/08/1857 Cecile Chaminade, composer
    08/08/1857 Henry Osborn, Conn, paleontologist/author (52 Years of Research) 08/08/1864 Henri de Vries, [Van Walterop], actor (CLeopatra, White Cargo) 08/08/1866 Matthew A Henson, met Peary on 6/4/1909 at North Pole
    08/08/1871 William Henry Squire, composer
    08/08/1879 Emiliano Zapata, Mexican revolutionary, peasant leader
    08/08/1884 Sara Teasdale, US, poet (1st Pulitzer Prize-1918-'Love Songs') 08/08/1886 Daniel Ruyneman, composer
    08/08/1886 Pietro Alessandro Yon, composer
    08/08/1887 JC Heldring, businessman
    08/08/1887 Malcolm Keen, Bristol England, actor (Uncle Chris-Mama)
    08/08/1895 Law Pendleton, US, wrestler/actor (Laughing Lady)
    08/08/1896 Jean Piaget, Swiss psychologist/theory
    08/08/1896 Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Wash DC, writer (The Yearling)
    08/08/1898 Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (De baadster, Orl‚ans)
    08/08/1900 Victor Young, Chic Ill, orch leader (Milton Berle Show, In Old Calif
    08/08/1901 Ernest O Lawrence, Canton SC, inventor (Cyclotron-Nobel 1939) 08/08/1902 Paul A M Dirac, England, physicist (quantum mechanics, Nobel 1933) 08/08/1903 August Cool, Belgian union leader/minister of state
    08/08/1904 Istvan Szelenyi, composer
    08/08/1905 Andr‚ Jolivet, Paris France, composer (L'Eunuque)
    08/08/1906 Andr‚ Demedts, Flemish writer (Rainfall of the Days)
    08/08/1907 Benny Carter, NYC, musician/composer (Easy Money, King Carter) 08/08/1908 Arthur J Goldberg, Ill, UN ambassador/Supreme Court justice (1962-65
    08/08/1910 Francisco Brochado Da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962)
    08/08/1910 Sylvia Sidney, Bronx NY, actress (WKRP, Sabotage, Beetlejuice, Demon
    08/08/1913 Axel Stordahl, Staten Island NY, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show) 08/08/1913 Robert T Stafford, (Sen-R-VT, 1971-88)
    08/08/1918 Rory Calhoun, LA Calif, actor (Capitol, Motel Hell, Bill-Texan) 08/08/1919 Dino DeLaurentis, producer (King Kong)
    08/08/1921 Roger Nixon, composer
    08/08/1922 Rudi Gernreich, designer (1st women's topless swimsuit, miniskirt) 08/08/1923 Esther Williams, Inglewood Cal, actress/swimmer (Dangerous when Wet)
    08/08/1924 Thomas Beversdorf, composer
    08/08/1926 Richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Ma
    08/08/1926 Webb Pierce, West Monroe La, country singer (Ozark Jubilee) 08/08/1927 Elis Juliana, Antillian writer/songwriter (Dama di anochi) 08/08/1927 Jim Weaver, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
    08/08/1929 Josef Suk, Prague Czechoslovakia, violinist (Artist of Merit-1977) 08/08/1930 Jerry Tarkanian, US politician(?)
    08/08/1930 Joan Mondale, wife of US vice-president Walter Mondale (1977-81) 08/08/1930 Nita Talbot, NYC NY, actress (Supertrain, Here We Go Again) 08/08/1931 Jonathan Elkus, composer
    08/08/1932 Mel Tillis, Pahokee Fl, country singer (Who's Julie, M-M-Mel) 08/08/1933 Joe Tex, singer/songwriter (Hold What You've Got)
    08/08/1934 Julian C Dixon, (Rep-D-California, 1979- )
    08/08/1935 Ron Marlenee, (Rep-R-MT, 1977- )
    08/08/1936 Don Bowden, US, 1st American to run a sub 4 min mile
    08/08/1936 Frank Howard, baseball player (NL Rookie of the Year 1960) 08/08/1936 Keith Barron, Mexborough England, actor (At Earth's Core, Baby Love)
    08/08/1937 Dustin Hoffman, LA, actor (Graduate, Tootsie, Kramer vs Kramer) 08/08/1937 Louis Neefs, Belgian singer
    08/08/1938 Connie Stevens, Bkln, singer/actress (Hawaiian Eye, Back to Beach) 08/08/1938 Jacques Hetu, composer
    08/08/1939 Phil Balsley, Va, country singer (Statler Bros-Flowers on the Wall) 08/08/1939 Philip E Baisley, Augusta Va, singer (Statler Bros-Class of '57) 08/08/1939 Viorica Viscopoleanu, Romania, long jumper (Oly-gold-68)
    08/08/1939 William Alden Hibbard, composer
    08/08/1942 Jay David, Dr Hook & Medicine Show, rocker
    08/08/1944 Hans van E˜k, guitarist (Jumping Jewels)
    08/08/1944 Peter Weir, Australian director (Witness, Picnic at Hanging Rock) 08/08/1946 French W Weisglas, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (VVD)
    08/08/1946 Robin M Tallon, (Rep-D-SC, 1983- )
    08/08/1947 Jose Cruz, leftfielder (St Louis Cards, Houston Astros)
    08/08/1947 Larry Wilcox, SD Calif, actor (Lassie, CHiPs)
    08/08/1948 Svetlana Yevgeniyevna Savitskaya, 2nd woman in space (Soyuz T-7, T-1
    08/08/1949 Airrion Love, US singer (Stylistics-16 Bars)
    08/08/1949 Keith Carradine, San Mateo Calif, actor (Young Guns, Pretty Baby) 08/08/1952 Robin Quivers, radio/TV personality (Howard Stern's sidekick) 08/08/1953 'Sweet' Lou Dunbar, basketball player (Harlem Globetrotters) 08/08/1953 Donny Most, Bkln NY, actor (Ralph Malph-Happy Days)
    08/08/1954 Nigel Mansell, formula-1 racer (Portugal Grand Prix-1990) 08/08/1955 Ali Score, Flock of Seagulls, rocker
    08/08/1956 Chris Foreman, guitar (Madness-1 Step Beyond)
    08/08/1956 David Grant, Jamaica, singer/songwriter (Stop & Go, Heaven Knows) 08/08/1957 Dieuwertje Blok, Dutch TV hostess
    08/08/1958 Chris Foreman, rocker (Madness-Burning Down the House)
    08/08/1958 Deborah Norville, TV host (Today)
    08/08/1958 Harry Crosby, LA Calif, actor (Friday the 13th)
    08/08/1959 Rikki Rockett, rocker (Poison-Every Rose Has a Thorn)
    08/08/1961 Charmaine Crooks, Jamaica, Canadian 4X400m relayer (Oly-silver-1984)
    08/08/1961 The Edge (Dave Evans), London, rocker (U2-I Will Follow)
    08/08/1962 Suzee Pai, Toledo Ohio, actress (Big Trouble in Little China) 08/08/1963 Carol Lewis, Willingboro NJ, high jumper (Olympic-9th-1984) 08/08/1965 Akitoshi Saito, wrestler (NJPW)
    08/08/1967 Cherry Lawson, XXX actress (Glitz Tits)
    08/08/1967 Lorraine Pearson, rocker (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
    08/08/1988 Beatrice E M, Duchess of York gives birth to 6 lb 12 oz baby girl


    Deaths:

    08/08/ 869 Lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies 08/08/1471 Thomas … Kempis, [Thomas Hammerken von Kempen], monk, dies at 91 08/08/1506 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 08/08/1616 Cornelis Ketel, portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
    08/08/1685 Sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Ital painter (Madonna), dies at 75
    08/08/1694 Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies 08/08/1700 Matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer, dies at 40
    08/08/1705 Willem Roukens, mayor of Nijmegen, beheaded
    08/08/1759 Carl Henrich Graun, composer, dies at 55
    08/08/1788 Louis FAD Duke the Richelieu, French marshal, dies
    08/08/1816 Blas de Laserna, composer, dies at 65
    08/08/1834 Silvestro Palma, composer, dies at 80
    08/08/1888 Friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer, dies at 79
    08/08/1921 Juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio), dies at 59 08/08/1928 Stjepan Radic, founder/leader (Croatian Boer party), dies 08/08/1944 Erwin von Witzleben, German field marshal, hanged
    08/08/1950 Ernest F E Douwes Dekker, founder National-India Party, dies 08/08/1950 Nikolay Yakovlevich Myaskovsky, composer, dies at 68
    08/08/1954 Gino Tagliapietra, composer, dies at 67
    08/08/1960 Danton Walker, columnist (Broadway Spotlight), dies at 61 08/08/1961 Charlie Gemora, actor (who portrayed King Kong), dies at 58 08/08/1961 Franc ND Buchman, US theology (Moral Rearms), dies at 83
    08/08/1963 Sandor Jemnitz, composer, dies at 72
    08/08/1965 Shirley Jackson, US author (Road Through the Wall), dies at 45 08/08/1966 Pierre Charles, Belgian heavyweight boxer, dies at 63
    08/08/1967 Jaromir Weinberger, composer, dies at 71
    08/08/1974 Baldur von Schirach, German author/nazi politician, dies at 67 08/08/1975 Julian 'Cannonball' Alderly, sax player, dies at 46 of a stroke 08/08/1976 John Roselli, hired by CIA to kill Castro, found murdered 08/08/1980 Aga Yahya Khan, Pakistan military/politician, dies at 63
    08/08/1980 Jacqueline Cochrane, US pilot/1st female faster than sound, dies at
    08/08/1982 Ferre Grignard, Belgian pop singer/painter (Crucified Jesus), dies 08/08/1982 Hermine Heijermans, actress/author, dies at 80
    08/08/1982 Kurt Edelhagen, West German jazz pianist, dies at 62
    08/08/1982 Valeer van Kerkhove, Flemish writer/producer (De Weerlozen), dies 08/08/1984 Richard Deacon, actor (Mel-Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 62 08/08/1985 Louise Brooks, actress (Pandora's Box), dies of a heart attack at 78
    08/08/1991 James B Irwin, US astronaut, dies
    08/08/1991 John Brasser, Zaans resistance fighter 'White Ko', dies
    08/08/1991 Magdalena G Schenk, historical (Vorstenhuizen of our time), dies 08/08/1992 Abul Qassim Khoei, Iraqi great-ayatollah/leader of the sjiieten, die
    08/08/1992 Alison L Gertz, US, aids-activist/Esquire women of year, dies of aid
    08/08/1992 Arthur Lang, US boxer/businessman, dies at 115
    08/08/1992 Eitan Berglas, Israeli banker/advisor, dies
    08/08/1992 Thomas J McIntyre, US, senator/writer (Fear Brokers), dies 08/08/1993 Lou van Raised, impresario, dies at 77
    08/08/1993 Roy London, US actor/director (Tiger Warsaw), dies at 50


    Significant Events:

    08/08/ 70 Tower of Antonia destroyed by Romans
    08/08/ 870 Kings Charles the Bare & Louis the German divide Lutherans
    08/08/ 936 German king Otto I the Great, crowned
    08/08/1322 Emperor Godaigo, makes Sojiji monastery. chief monastery of Soto Sec
    08/08/1579 Cornerstone is laid for Tycho Brahe's Uraniborg observatory 08/08/1588 Sea battle at Grevelingen: English fleet battles Spanish armada 08/08/1609 Venetian senate examines Galileo Galilei's telescope
    08/08/1673 Dutch battle fleet of 23 ships demands surrender of NYC
    08/08/1709 1st known ascent in hot-air balloon, Bartolomeu de Gusmao (indoors) 08/08/1786 Jacques Balmat & Michel Paccard are 1st to climb to top of Mont Blan
    08/08/1796 Boston African Society establishes with 44 members
    08/08/1809 70 disciples of Gaon of Vilnus, arrive in Israel (Palestine) 08/08/1814 Peace negotiations begin in Ghent, Belgium
    08/08/1815 Napoleon Bonaparte set sail for exile on St Helena
    08/08/1829 French govt of De Polignac forms
    08/08/1831 Battle of Hasselt - Dutch army drives out Belgian Army
    08/08/1843 Natal (in South Africa) is made a British colony
    08/08/1844 Brigham Young chosen Mormon Church head following Joseph Smith death
    08/08/1860 Queen of Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) arrives in NYC
    08/08/1861 William Bateson, originator of term 'genetics'
    08/08/1864 Red Cross forms in Geneva
    08/08/1864 Union troops/fleet occupy Fort Gaines, Alabama
    08/08/1868 Quake destroyes Arica Chile
    08/08/1870 Magic (US) defeats Cambria (Engld) in 2nd running of America's Cup 08/08/1876 Dan O'Leacy completes 500 mile walk in 139h32m
    08/08/1876 Thomas Edison patents mimeograph
    08/08/1882 Snow falls on Lake Michigan
    08/08/1890 Daughters of American Revolution organizes
    08/08/1900 1st Davis Cup tennis matches, held in Boston
    08/08/1903 Great Britain wins Davis Cup tennis tournament
    08/08/1907 A Kopff discovers asteroid #3105
    08/08/1909 A Kopff discovers asteroid #684 Hildburg
    08/08/1913 Richard Corfields 'Camel Corps' opens 'Mad Mullah' in Burao Somalia 08/08/1914 3rd pole expedition Ernest Shackleton 'Endurance'
    08/08/1914 French troops under Gen Bonneau occupy Mulhouse at Elzas
    08/08/1918 6 US soldiers are surrounded by Germans in France, Alvin York is 08/08/1919 Treaty of Rawalpindi, British recognize Afghanistan's independence 08/08/1920 Tigers beat Yanks 1-0 in shortest AL game, 73 minutes
    08/08/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #956 Elisa
    08/08/1922 Italian general strike broken by fascist terrorist
    08/08/1922 Pirates set record of 46 hits in a doubleheader (against Phillies) 08/08/1923 S Belyavsk˜ discovers asteroid #1001 Gaussia
    08/08/1924 British-Russian trade agreement drawn
    08/08/1925 1st national march of Ku Klux Klan (200,000) in Washington, DC 08/08/1929 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward begins
    08/08/1929 German airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight 08/08/1929 P Parchomenko discovers asteroid #1129 Neujmina
    08/08/1929 Salem Oregon airport dedicated
    08/08/1930 St Louis Cards are 12 games back in NL, & go on to win pennant 08/08/1931 H Van Gent discovers asteroid #1946
    08/08/1931 Wash Senator Bob Burke no-hits Boston Red Sox, 5-0
    08/08/1937 Bonneville Dam on Columbia River begins producing power
    08/08/1940 Battle of Britain began as Germany launches air attacks
    08/08/1942 6 convicted Nazi saboteurs who landed in US executed in Wash DC 08/08/1942 Russ anti-offensive of Voronezh under marshal Timosjenko
    08/08/1943 Vegetables & fruit rationed in Holland
    08/08/1944 Canada/Polish troops occupy Cramesnil/Secqueville/Cintheaux/St-Aigna
    08/08/1944 Germans raid Achterhuis, home of Anne Frank & family
    08/08/1944 US 15th Army corp occupies Le Mans
    08/08/1945 Pres Harry S Truman signs UN Charter
    08/08/1945 USSR declares war against Japan in WW II
    08/08/1945 USSR establishes a communist government in North Korea
    08/08/1946 India agrees to give Bhutan 32ý miles
    08/08/1949 Bhutan, land of Dragon, becomes an independent monarchy
    08/08/1952 Syngman Ree re-elected president of South-Korea
    08/08/1953 Russia's Georgi Malenkov reports possession of hydrogen bomb 08/08/1953 US & South Korea initial a mutual security pact
    08/08/1955 Fidel Castro forms 'July 26th Movement'
    08/08/1955 Geneva conference held to discuss peaceful uses of atomic energy 08/08/1956 Fire & explosion kill 263 miners at Marcinelle, Belgium
    08/08/1956 WDIQ (now KMCT) TV channel 2 in Dozier, AL (PBS) begins
    08/08/1957 USSR offers Syria economic/military aid
    08/08/1960 Ivory Coast declares independence
    08/08/1961 Ham Tigercats (CFL) beat Buff Bills (NFL) 38-21 in Hamilton, Ontario
    08/08/1961 Verne Gagne beats Gene Kiniski in Minneapolis, to become NWA champ 08/08/1962 Jamaica declares independence from UK
    08/08/1963 Great Train Robbery in England, œ2.6 million ($7.3 million) 08/08/1963 Kingsmen release 'Louie, Louie,' radio stations label it obscene 08/08/1963 Verne Gagne beats Fritz Von Erich in Amarillo, to become NWA champ 08/08/1964 Dutch Opera forms in Amsterdam
    08/08/1965 Singapore leaves Malaysian Federation
    08/08/1966 Beatles' release 'Revolver'
    08/08/1966 South Arican Broadcasting bans Beatles (Lennon's anti-Jesus remark) 08/08/1968 Race riot in Miami Florida
    08/08/1968 Republican convention in Miami Beach nominates Nixon for pres 08/08/1970 NY Yankees honor Casey Stengel, retiring his number 37
    08/08/1972 NY Yankees sign 30 year lease with NYC
    08/08/1973 VP Spiro T Agnew branded as 'damned lies' reports he took kickbacks 08/08/1973 from govt contracts in Maryland. He vowed not to resign (Right!) 08/08/1974 Pres Richard M Nixon announced he'd resign his office 12PM 08/09 08/08/1977 Maurine Stuart, ordained as Zen priest by Eido Tai Shimano Roshi 08/08/1977 Texas Rangers turn their 1st triple play (vs A's)
    08/08/1978 Pioneer-Venus 2 with 5 atmospheric probes launched toward Venus 08/08/1979 Iraqi president Saddam Hussein executes 22 political opponents 08/08/1980 LBV Conference Center & Club Lake Villas open
    08/08/1980 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2597 Arthur, #3350 Scobee, 08/08/1980 #3488 Brahic & #3559 Violamayer
    08/08/1982 Raymon Floyd wins PGA golf tournament
    08/08/1983 Brig Gen Efrain Rios Montt was deposed as president of Guatemela 08/08/1983 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3737
    08/08/1983 Jury in KC, Mo, awards TV anchorwoman Christine Craft $500,000 in 08/08/1983 Military coup in Guatemala, Pres Rios Montt flees
    08/08/1984 Carl Lewis wins 3rd (200m) of 4 gold medals in Summer
    08/08/1985 Baseball's new agreement permits 2 new NL teams in 1993
    08/08/1985 Japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley's comet
    08/08/1986 Record 3 grandslams in a game-(Harrah-Tex, Sheets & Dwyer-Orioles) 08/08/1987 Brewers' Rob Deer struck-out 5 times in a game
    08/08/1987 Lynne Cox became 1st to swim from US to Russia across Bering Strait 08/08/1988 Angola, Cuba & South Africa sign cease fire treaty
    08/08/1988 Chicago Cubs starts 1st home game under lights (rained-out) 08/08/1988 Discovery of most distant galaxy (15 * 10 ^ 12 light yrs) announced 08/08/1988 Duchess of York gives birth to 6 lb 12 oz baby girl
    08/08/1988 Goose Gossage registers career save #300
    08/08/1988 Jennifer Levin's parents file $25M suit against Dorrian Red Hand Bar
    08/08/1988 Jose Canseco becomes 11th to get 30 HRs & 30 steals in a season 08/08/1988 Minn Twins pull 2nd triple-play of year & beat Cleve 6-2
    08/08/1988 Renovated Central Park Zoo reopens after 4 years
    08/08/1988 Russian troops begin pull out of Afghanistan after 9 year war 08/08/1988 Sec of State Shultz narrowly escapes assassin attempt in Bolivia 08/08/1988 South Africa declares cease-fire in Angola
    08/08/1988 Temperature hits high of 88 on 8/8/88 in NYC
    08/08/1989 US space shuttle STS-28 launched
    08/08/1990 Balt Orioles pull their 10th triple play (1-6-3 vs Oakland) 08/08/1990 Carlton Fisk ties Johnny Bench hitting 327 HRs as a catcher 08/08/1990 Iraq annexes Kuwait
    08/08/1991 Billy Preston charged with exhibiting porno to a minor
    08/08/1991 Carlos Santana pleads no contest to mar˜uana possession charge 08/08/1991 Gary Oldman, actor (State of Grace), arrested for drunk driving 08/08/1991 Shite Muslims release British hostage John McCarthy
    08/08/1992 Actress Barbara Hershey weds artist Stephen Douglas
    08/08/1993 Tropical storm Bret ravages Venezuela, about 100 killed

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/09/1593 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler)
    08/09/1611 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Holly
    08/09/1631 John Dryden, English opoet/playwright (Heroic Stanzas)
    08/09/1677 Jacob Campo Weyerman, South Neth's adventurer/painter/writer 08/09/1686 Benedetto Marcello, Venice Italy, composer (Lettera Famigliare) 08/09/1690 Lorenzo Gaetano Zavateri, composer
    08/09/1696 Jozef Wenceslas, monarch of Liechtenstein/general
    08/09/1718 Placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, composer
    08/09/1758 Bruno Dalberg/Anonymus Belga, [Petrus the Wacker van Zon], writer 08/09/1776 Amedeo Avogadro, Tuin Italy, 6.022 x 10 ^ 23 (Avogadro's Law) 08/09/1781 Michael Umlauf, composer
    08/09/1808 William Thomas Ward, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/09/1819 William Thomas Green Morton, dentist, used ether (HOF 1920) 08/09/1823 Daniel Marsh Frost, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1900 08/09/1824 Simon Goodell Griffin, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/09/1825 Elisha Ferry, (Gov-R-Wash, 1872-80, 1889-93)
    08/09/1834 Elias Alvares Lobo, composer
    08/09/1845 Xavier Mellery, Belgian painter/illustrator
    08/09/1861 Wilhelm Berger, composer
    08/09/1866 Mattheco Henson, 1st Black to reach North Pole
    08/09/1875 Albert William KetŠlbey, Aston England, composer (Wonder Worker) 08/09/1875 Reynaldo Hahn, composer
    08/09/1883 George Hoyt, NBA hall of fame referee (elected 1961)
    08/09/1887 Abraham Schierbeek, biologist (Swammerdam)
    08/09/1888 Hans Oster, general/German spy/'July 20th plotter'
    08/09/1890 Cesar Cortinas, composer
    08/09/1890 Eino Kaila, Finnish psychologist/philosopher
    08/09/1890 Sandor Jemnitz, composer
    08/09/1891 Max Branch, music/radio commentator
    08/09/1896 Jean Piaget, Switz, pioneer developmental psychologist/zoologist 08/09/1896 Leonide Massine, choreographer (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1914-20) 08/09/1897 Ralph Wyckoff, American pioneer in x-ray crystallography
    08/09/1898 David de Jong, writer (Mutiny on the canal)
    08/09/1899 Armand Salacrou, French poet
    08/09/1901 Charles Farrell, Cape Cod Mass, actor (Vern-My Little Margie) 08/09/1902 Zino Francescatti, Marseilles France, violinist (NY Phil-1939) 08/09/1905 Leo Genn, actor (Affair in Monte Carlo)
    08/09/1909 John Baur, museum director/author (American Paintings in 19th Centur
    08/09/1910 Robert H van Gulik, diplomat/writer (Rechter Tie)
    08/09/1911 Robert McCormick, Danville Ky, NBC newscaster (Current Opinion) 08/09/1911 William A Fowler, US, astrophysicist (Nobel 1983)
    08/09/1913 Harry Mills, singer (Mills Brothers-Paper Moon)
    08/09/1913 Herman Talmadge, (Sen-D-Ga, Watergate Committee)
    08/09/1914 Ferenc Fricsay, Hungarian conductor
    08/09/1914 Joseph M 'Joop' Lcker, journalist/editor in chief the Volkskrant 08/09/1915 Haim Alexander, composer
    08/09/1918 Robert Aldrich, US director/producer (Dirty Dozen)
    08/09/1919 Joop [Johannes] den Uyl, Dutch Premier (PVDA, 1973-77)
    08/09/1919 Ralph Houk, baseball manager (Yankees, Tigers)
    08/09/1921 J James Exon, (Sen-D-Nebraska, 1979- )
    08/09/1922 Philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill) 08/09/1923 Gerrit Kouwenaar, literary
    08/09/1925 Robert Heppener, composer (Hymns & Conversations, Movie Music) 08/09/1926 Michiel de Ruyter, [Mister Jazz], jazz historian
    08/09/1927 Marvin Minsky, Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT) 08/09/1927 Robert Shaw, England, actor (Deep, Jaws, Sting, Black Sunday) 08/09/1928 Bob Cousy, NBA star (Boston Celtics, 1957 MVP)
    08/09/1930 Betty Boop, animation
    08/09/1935 George S Leotsakos, composer
    08/09/1938 Dick Anthony Williams, Chicago Ill, actor (Our Family Honor) 08/09/1938 Rod Laver, Australia, tennis ace (1962, 1969 Grand Slam)
    08/09/1939 Billy Henderson, rocker (Spinners-That's what girls are made for) 08/09/1939 Claude Osteen, baseball pitcher (Cin Reds)
    08/09/1939 Max Neuhaus, composer
    08/09/1940 Beverlee McKinsey, Okla, actress (Another World, Guiding Light) 08/09/1942 David Steinberg, Winnipeg Canada, comedian/director (End) 08/09/1944 Gerrit Jan Wolffensperger, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (D66) 08/09/1944 Sam Elliot, Calif, actor (Big Chill, Fatal Beauty)
    08/09/1944 Viv Prince, rocker (Pretty Things)
    08/09/1945 Ken Norton, heavyweight boxing champ/TV panelist (Gong Show) 08/09/1946 Maarnus Gerritsen, rocker (Golden Earring)
    08/09/1946 Rinus Gerritsen, bassist/rocker (Golden Earring)
    08/09/1947 Barbara Mason, US singer (Yes, I'm ready)
    08/09/1950 Roelof S 'Roel' Bakker, actor/director (Liefdesdrank)
    08/09/1955 Doug Williams, Louisiana, NFL QB (Tampa Bay Bucaneers, Wash Redskins
    08/09/1957 Melanie Griffith, NYC, actress (Something Wild, Working Girls) 08/09/1958 Amanda Bearse, actress (Marcy Rhodes-Married With Children) 08/09/1958 Greg Chaisson, heavy metal rocker (Badlands-Dreams in the Dark) 08/09/1959 Diane Williams, Hahn AFB Ger, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel
    08/09/1959 Kurtis Blow, NYC, rapper (Krushgroove-The Breaks)
    08/09/1962 Hermann Hesse, German/Swiss poet/author
    08/09/1962 Michael Colnroy, Modern English, rocker
    08/09/1963 Lonnie Quinn, Cheshire Conn, actor (Will Cooley-All My Children) 08/09/1963 Whitney Houston, Newark NJ, singer (One Moment in Time)
    08/09/1965 John Smith, Okla City, US Olympic wrestler (Goodwill-gold-1988, 90) 08/09/1965 Kyle Kyle, Kensington Pa, rock bassist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
    08/09/1966 Pat Petersen, LA Calif, actor (Michael-Knots Landing)
    08/09/1971 Mary Joe Fernandez, Dom Rep, tennis player (US National 16s) 08/09/1972 Elizabeth Vassey, Raleigh NC, actress (Emily Martin-All My Children)


    Deaths:

    08/09/ 117 Mark Ulpius Trajanus, emperor of Rome (98-117)
    08/09/ 378 Flavius Valens, emperor of Byzantium (364-78), dies in battle at 50 08/09/ 803 Irene, Byzantine empress/wife of emperor Leo IV, dies
    08/09/1048 Damasius II, [Poppo], Pope (1047-48), dies
    08/09/1420 Pierre d'ailly/Peter de Alliaco, French theologist/cardinal, dies 08/09/1612 Ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
    08/09/1613 Giovanni Righi, composer, dies at 36
    08/09/1634 Pieter I de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
    08/09/1652 John Both, landscape painter/etcher, dies at about 37
    08/09/1668 Fran‡ois Anguier, French sculptor, dies at about 64
    08/09/1672 Jose Ximenez, composer, dies at 70
    08/09/1710 Gabriel Schutz, composer, dies at 77
    08/09/1727 Johann Philipp Treiber, composer, dies at 52
    08/09/1738 Pierre Drevet, French engraver, dies
    08/09/1763 John Althuysen, Fries vicar/poet (Frysk Jierboek), dies at 47 08/09/1835 Claus Nielsen Schali, composer, dies at 78
    08/09/1854 Frederik Augustus II, king of Saxon (1836-54), dies at 57 08/09/1888 Isaac Strauss, composer, dies at 82
    08/09/1892 Matthias de Vries, linguistic (spelling), dies
    08/09/1896 Otto Lilenthal, killed during a glider test
    08/09/1904 Friedrich Ratzel, German social-geography (Lebensraum), dies at 59 08/09/1915 Henry Longbottom, English lieutenant, dies in battle
    08/09/1919 Ernst Haeckel, German philosopher/zoologist (Social Darwinism), dies
    08/09/1919 Ruggero Leoncavallo, composer, dies at 62
    08/09/1924 Jacob P Fish, founder (NV Royal Salt Industries), dies at 66 08/09/1928 Frederik II W, grand duke of Baden (1907-18), dies at 71
    08/09/1942 Edith Stein, German philospher, dies
    08/09/1955 Marion Eugene Bauer, composer, dies at 57
    08/09/1958 Felipe Boero, composer, dies at 74
    08/09/1959 Emil Frantisek Burian, composer, dies at 55
    08/09/1961 Walter Bedell Smith, US general/WW II chief of staff, dies 08/09/1966 Gosta Nystroem, composer, dies at 75
    08/09/1967 Jaromir Weinberger, Czech/US composer (Czech Rhapsody), dies 08/09/1969 Abigail Folger, US, coffee magnate (Folgers), murdered
    08/09/1969 George P Marshall, NFL president (Washington Redskins), dies at 72 08/09/1969 Robert Lehman, US multi-millionaire/director (Met Museum of Art), di
    08/09/1969 Sharon Tate, actress (Valley of Dolls), killed by Manson's gang 08/09/1969 Voyteck Freykowski, US director, murdered
    08/09/1972 Bill Berns, commentator (Television Screen Magazine), dies at 53 08/09/1972 Richard Elsasser, composer, dies at 45
    08/09/1973 Dean Corll, shot; he raped & killed 26 boys
    08/09/1975 Dimitri D Sjostakovitsj, Russian composer (Sun over motherland), die
    08/09/1975 Julian 'Cannonball' Adderly, saxophonist/bandleader, dies at 46 08/09/1976 Max Vredenburg, composer, dies at 72
    08/09/1978 James G Cozzens, US writer (Guard of Honor, Pulitzer), dies at 74 08/09/1979 Allan Frank, actor (Charade Quiz), dies at 64
    08/09/1979 Johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (Lago Maggiore), dies 08/09/1982 Aleksandr A Aleksejev, Russian director, dies
    08/09/1986 Joseph 'Poeske' Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77
    08/09/1987 Kees the Galan, economist, dies at 55
    08/09/1988 Alan Napier, (Alfred the Butler-Batman), dies at 85
    08/09/1991 Corrie Hartong, dance pioneer, dies
    08/09/1992 Jan van Baal, antropologist/gov Dutch New-Guinea, dies
    08/09/1992 Patrick A Devlin, England, judge/lead house of Lords, dies 08/09/1993 Mohamed M Tabet, commissar of Casablanca, raped 518, executed at 54


    Significant Events:

    08/09/ 378 Battle of Adrianople, Visigoth Calvary defeats Roman Army
    08/09/ 480 -BC- Persia defeats Spartan King Leonidas at Thermopylae
    08/09/1378 Cardinals declare pope Urbanus VI lawless (anti christian/devil) 08/09/1559 Willem of Orange becomes viceroy of Holland/Zealand/Utrecht 08/09/1596 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
    08/09/1638 Jonas Bronck of Holland becomes 1st European settler in Bronx 08/09/1673 Admiral Cornelis Evertsen de Jonge recaptures NY
    08/09/1673 Dutch recapture NY from English; regained by English in 1674 08/09/1726 Netherlands signs Covenant of Hannover
    08/09/1757 English Ft William Henry, NY, surrenders to French & Indians troops 08/09/1778 Captain Cook reaches Cape Prince of Wales, Bering straits 08/09/1786 1st ascent of Mt Blanc
    08/09/1790 Columbia becomes 1st US flagged ship to voyage around world 08/09/1803 1st horses arrive in Hawaii
    08/09/1829 'Stourbridge Lion' locomotive goes into service
    08/09/1831 1st US steam engine train run (Albany to Schenectady, NY) 08/09/1832 King Leopold I of Belgium marries Louisa Maria
    08/09/1841 Erie boat in Buffalo NY catches fire; 242 die
    08/09/1842 US-Canada border defined by Webster-Ashburton Treaty
    08/09/1848 Austria & Sardinia sign ceasefire
    08/09/1849 Hungarian Republic crushed by Austria & Russia
    08/09/1854 Henry David Thoreau publishes 'Walden'
    08/09/1855 Battle of Acapulco during Mexican Liberal uprising
    08/09/1859 Elevator patented
    08/09/1862 Battle of Cedar Mountain VA (Slaughter Mountain, Southwest Mountain)
    08/09/1864 Battle of Ft Morgan AL
    08/09/1876 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #165 Loreley
    08/09/1890 1st 44 Javans arrive in Suriname, to work 5 year on sugar plantation
    08/09/1893 1st US bowling magazine, Gut Holz, published in NY
    08/09/1901 34-35øN/98-99øW open for US colonization
    08/09/1902 Edward VII of England crowned after death of his mother Victoria 08/09/1914 German submarine U-15 sinks British cruiser
    08/09/1915 British attack at Chanak Bair at Gallipolis
    08/09/1916 H Thiele discovers asteroid #3229
    08/09/1923 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #999 Zachia
    08/09/1923 NY State Golf Assoc formed
    08/09/1925 Only time Babe Ruth pinch-hit for, Bobby Veach flies out
    08/09/1930 113øF (45øC) at Perryville, Tennessee (state record)
    08/09/1930 Betty Boop debutes in Max Fleischer's animated cartoon Dizzy Dishes 08/09/1936 C Jackson discovers asteroids #1396 Outeniqua & #1397 Umtata 08/09/1936 Jesse Owens wins 4th gold medal at Berlin Olympics
    08/09/1941 Winston Churchill reaches Newfoundland for 1st talk with FDR 08/09/1942 200 Jews escape Mir Ghetto in Poland
    08/09/1942 British arrests Indian nationalist Mohandas K Gandhi
    08/09/1942 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' 7th Symphony performed in Leningrad 08/09/1942 Vice-Adm Mikawa lands at Guadalcanal, Solomon Island
    08/09/1944 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper 'Trouw,' executed at Camp Vught 08/09/1944 US 79th/90th division enter Le Mans
    08/09/1945 US drops 2nd atomic bomb 'Fat Man' on Japan destroys part of Nagasak
    08/09/1946 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night 08/09/1950 Lusty Song wins Hambletonian
    08/09/1951 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
    08/09/1952 General strike against overtime conscription in Belgium
    08/09/1953 Premier Mohammed Abdullah of Kashmir, fired
    08/09/1953 S Arend discovers asteroid #1652 Herge
    08/09/1956 1st state-wide, state-supported educational TV network, Alabama 08/09/1956 South African women demonstrate against pass laws
    08/09/1960 Race riot in Jacksonville Florida
    08/09/1961 James B Parsons is 1st black appointed to Federal District Court 08/09/1963 Britains rock TV show, Ready Steady Go, premieres
    08/09/1964 1st Rolling Stones concert in Netherlands
    08/09/1965 Fire in Titan II silo in Searcy Arkansas, 53 die
    08/09/1965 Singapore gains independence from Malaysia (National Day) 08/09/1967 Biafran offensive against Nigerian army
    08/09/1967 KYAY TV channel 39 in West Monroe, LA (IND) begins broadcasting 08/09/1968 Yugoslav president Tito visits Prague
    08/09/1969 Manson family commits Tate-LaBianca murders
    08/09/1970 Crimean Astrophysical Obs discovers asteroid #2949 Kaverznev 08/09/1970 Peruvian Airlines jet carrying 45 US exchange students explodes 08/09/1971 Le Roy (Satchel) Paige inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame 08/09/1972 Rockwell receives NASA contract to construct Space Shuttle 08/09/1973 Henry McCullough & Denny Seiwell quit Wings
    08/09/1973 USSR launches Mars 7
    08/09/1974 Richard Nixon resigns presidency, VP Gerald Ford becomes 38th pres 08/09/1975 1st NFL game in Louisiana Superdome, Houston beats Saints 13-7 08/09/1976 Pitt Pirate John Candelaria no-hits LA Dodgers, 2-0
    08/09/1976 USSR launches Luna 24, last Lunar flight to date from Earth 08/09/1977 NHL refuses merger of 6 WHA clubs
    08/09/1978 Yanks score 5 in bottom of 9th beat Brewers 8-7
    08/09/1980 Belgium constitution revised
    08/09/1981 6 English lifeguards set relay swim record English Channel (7:17) 08/09/1981 Larry Nelson wins PGA golf tournament
    08/09/1981 NL beats AL 5-4 in 52nd All Star Game (Cleveland Stadium) 08/09/1984 Daley Thomas of Britain sets decathalon record (8,847) in LA Cal 08/09/1984 STS 41-D vehicle again moves out to launch pad
    08/09/1987 LA Rams beat Dallas Cowboys 28-27 in London, England (NFL expo) 08/09/1987 Larry Nelson wins PGA golf tournament
    08/09/1988 Cubs beat Mets 6-4 in their 1st official night game at Wrigley Field
    08/09/1988 Edmonton Oilers trade Wayne Gretzky to LA Kings for $15-$20 millions
    08/09/1988 Just 1 day after 8/8/88 NY's daily number is 888
    08/09/1990 12 Arab leaders agree to send pan-Arab forces to protect Saudi Arabi
    08/09/1992 25th Olympic Summer games closes in Barcelona, Spain
    08/09/1993 King Albert II of Belgium, crowned

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/10/1296 Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/Count of Luxembourg
    08/10/1556 Philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer
    08/10/1560 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer
    08/10/1567 Girolamo Giacobbi, composer
    08/10/1589 Pietro Antonio Tamburini, composer
    08/10/1652 Peter I Scheemaeckers, Flemish sculptor (graf tombs)
    08/10/1654 Bernard Nieuwentyt, physician/theologist
    08/10/1657 Cornelis Chastelein, colonial director
    08/10/1699 Christoph Gottlieb Schroter, composer
    08/10/1708 John Stinstra, baptist vicar
    08/10/1720 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer
    08/10/1740 Samuel Arnold, composer
    08/10/1750 Daniel Gottlob Turk, composer
    08/10/1762 Santiago Ferrer, composer
    08/10/1793 Heinrich August Neithardt, composer
    08/10/1794 Leopold Zunz, German learned (Synagogalen Prose(?))
    08/10/1801 Robert Woodward Barnwell, MC (Confederacy), died in 1882
    08/10/1808 Carl Friedrich Weitzmann, composer
    08/10/1810 Camilio Benso di Cavour, Italy, PM
    08/10/1810 Cornelis Outshoorn, architect
    08/10/1814 Jacob Edvard Gille, composer
    08/10/1814 John Clifford Pemberton, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1881 08/10/1814 William Lowndes Yancey, MC (Confederacy), died in 1863
    08/10/1823 Ant“nio G Dias, Brazilian poet
    08/10/1823 Charles Thomas Campbell, Brig General (Union volunteers)
    08/10/1835 Gyula Beliczay, composer
    08/10/1836 Jose Teodor Vilar, composer
    08/10/1856 Paul Geisler, composer
    08/10/1865 Alexander K Glazunov, St Petersburg Russia, composer (Chopiniana) 08/10/1869 Lawrence Binyon, Vienna Austria, writer (Symbolic Wounds) 08/10/1874 Herbert Clark Hoover, West Branch Iowa, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933) 08/10/1874 James (Tod) Sloan, jockey, created monkey crouch riding style 08/10/1877 Rudolf Hilferding, German economist/SPD-minister of Finance 08/10/1878 Alfred D”blin, German/French author/co-founder of Sturm
    08/10/1880 Clarence Cameron White, composer
    08/10/1881 Albrecht M Sprenger, landbuilder
    08/10/1882 Max Kowalski, composer
    08/10/1883 Carlos Lavin, composer
    08/10/1889 Cecil Armstrong Gibbs, composer
    08/10/1889 Irene Steer, England, 4 X 100m relay swimmers (Olympic-gold-1912) 08/10/1893 Douglas Stuart Moore, Cutchogue NY, composer (Good Night Harvard) 08/10/1893 Viscount Dunrossil, Scotland, Gov Gen of Australia (1959-61) 08/10/1893 Voranc Prezikov [Lovro Kuhar), Slav author (Samorastniki) 08/10/1897 Edward Orval Gourdin, Jacksonville, long jumper (Olympic-silver-1924
    08/10/1897 Piet[er O] Bakker, journalist (Telegraph, People)
    08/10/1899 Jack Haley, Boston Mass, actor (Wizard of Oz, Ford Star Revue) 08/10/1900 Arthur Porritt, NZ, 100m sprinter (Olympic-bronze-1924)
    08/10/1900 Norma Shearer, Canada, actress (Divorcee, Idiot's Delight) 08/10/1905 Richard F Kahn, baron of Hampstead/British economist
    08/10/1909 Brian Easdale, composer
    08/10/1909 Claude Thornhill, composer
    08/10/1909 George W Crockett Jr, (Rep-D-MI, 1980- )
    08/10/1909 Julio A Abraham, president (Democratic Party Bonaire)
    08/10/1909 Mohammed V, ibn Joesoef, King of Morocco (1953, 1955-61)
    08/10/1910 Angus Campbell, US, psychologist (Elections & Political Order) 08/10/1912 Herman Strategier, composer
    08/10/1912 Izak Samkalden, Dutch Minister of Justice (PvdA)
    08/10/1912 Jorge Amado, Brazilian writer (O Pais do Carnaval)
    08/10/1912 Richard Reeves, NYC, actor (Murph-Date With an Angel)
    08/10/1912 Romain Maes, Belgian bicylist
    08/10/1913 Noah Beery Jr, NYC, actor (Rockford Files, Quest, Doc Elliot) 08/10/1913 Steven Nagy, bowler, 1st to bowl 300 on TV (1954)
    08/10/1914 Jeff Corey, NYC, actor (Getting Straight, Superman & Mole Men) 08/10/1920 Red Holzman, NBA coach (NY Knickerbockers)
    08/10/1923 Rhonda Fleming, Hollywood Calif, actress (Spellbound)
    08/10/1924 Martha Hyer, actress (Day of the Wolves, Night of the Grizzly) 08/10/1926 Edwin James Nairn Carr, composer
    08/10/1926 Marie-Claire Alain, French organist/composer
    08/10/1928 Eddie Fisher, Phila Pa, singer (Oh My Papa, Lady of Spain) 08/10/1928 Jimmy Dean, Tx, actor/singer (Jimmy Dean Show, Diamonds are Forever)
    08/10/1929 John Alldis, composer
    08/10/1932 Alexander Goehr, composer
    08/10/1933 Bill Nieder, shot putter, (Olympic-gold-1960)
    08/10/1933 Rocky Colavito, Bronx, baseball player (Hit 4 HRs in a game) 08/10/1934 James Carl Tenney, composer
    08/10/1935 Giya Alexandrovich Kancheli, composer
    08/10/1937 Lucinda Williams, US sprinter (Olympic-gold-1960)
    08/10/1938 Diana Muldaur, actress (McCloud, Star Trek-Next Generation) 08/10/1939 Charles Rose, (Rep-D-North Carolina, 1973- )
    08/10/1939 Kate O'Mara, Leicaster England, actress (Caress Morell-Dynasty) 08/10/1940 Bobby Hatfield, Wisc, rocker (Righteous Bros-Unchained Melody) 08/10/1941 Anita Lonsbrough, England, 200m backstroke swimmer (Oly-gold-1960) 08/10/1941 Kees Van Kooten, TV-commentator/also-founder Simplisties Covenant 08/10/1942 Betsy Johnson, fashion designer (1971 Winnie Award)
    08/10/1943 Ronnie Spector, [Veronica Bennett], NYC, singer (Be My Little Baby) 08/10/1945 Harry Thomas, founder rock song festival/Dutch Homosexuals Party 08/10/1945 Larry Larden, rocker (Every Mother's Son)
    08/10/1947 Ian Anderson, Scotland, rocker (Jethro Tull-Bungle in the Jungle) 08/10/1948 Pal Gerevich, Hungary, fencer (Olympic-bronze-1972, 80)
    08/10/1948 Patti Austin, singer (Real Me)
    08/10/1949 Gene Johnson, Sugar Grove Pa, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle
    08/10/1952 Ashley Putnam, NYC, soprano (NY City Opera 1978)
    08/10/1952 Nikolai Alekseyevich Pushenko, Russia, lt-colonel/cosmonaut 08/10/1956 Tugboat, [Fred Ottman], WWF wrestler
    08/10/1959 Mark Price, bass/vocals (All About Eve, Tin Huey-Contents Dislodged)
    08/10/1959 Rosanna Arquette, NYC, actress (Desperately Seeking Susan) 08/10/1961 Beatrice Alda, daughter of Alan Alda, actress (Lisa-Four Seasons) 08/10/1961 Jon Farriss, Australian rock vocalist/drummer (INXS-Kiss the Dirt) 08/10/1962 Dan Donovan, rocker (Bad)
    08/10/1967 Riddick Bowe, Brooklyn NY, HW boxing champ (Olympic-silver-1988) 08/10/1968 Michael Bivins, US rock vocalist (Bell Div Devoe-Poison)


    Deaths:

    08/10/ 30 -BC- Cleopatra VII, Ptolemae‹sch queen, beloved by Caesar, dies 08/10/ 794 Fastrada, 3rd wife of French king Charles the Great, dies at 30 08/10/ 955 Conrad the Red, Duke of Lotharingen, dies in battle
    08/10/1002 Al-Mansur, Arabic general strategist/regent of C¢rdoba, dies 08/10/1250 Erik IV Plovpenning, king of Denmark, murdered
    08/10/1589 Maarten Schenck Nideggen, Dutch army leader, drowned at about 49 08/10/1628 Hans Jonsson, Swedish fleet commander, drowned
    08/10/1653 Maarten Harpertsz Tromp, [Bestevaer], lt-adm, dies in battle at 55 08/10/1717 Nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam), dies
    08/10/1730 Sebastien de Brossard, composer, dies at 74
    08/10/1759 Ferdinand VI, the wise, king of Spain, dies at 46
    08/10/1802 Aepinus, [Franz UT Hoch], German physician/physicist, dies at 77 08/10/1806 Johann Michael Haydn, composer, dies at 68
    08/10/1821 Salvatore Vigano, composer, dies at 52
    08/10/1841 Hippolyte Monpou, composer, dies at 37
    08/10/1843 Jakob F Fries, German philosopher, dies
    08/10/1861 Nathaniel Lyon, US Union brig-gen, dies in battle at 43
    08/10/1867 Ira Aldridge, famed Shakespearean actor (Othello, Shylock), dies 186
    08/10/1875 Karl (Theodor) Andree, German journalist (Globus), dies at 66 08/10/1886 Eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
    08/10/1896 Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies
    08/10/1904 Pierre M Waldeck-Rousseau, French foreign minister (Dreyfus), dies 08/10/1911 Carl Christian Lumbye, composer, dies at 70
    08/10/1921 John M Martin, last confederate congress member, dies
    08/10/1929 Aletta [Henri‰tte] Jacobs, 1st Dutch female physician/feminist, dies
    08/10/1930 William H Taft, US president (1909-13), dies
    08/10/1934 John Kane, US, painter, dies at 73
    08/10/1938 Joseph Moorat, composer, dies at 73
    08/10/1943 C Bergsma, resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
    08/10/1943 J Janzen, resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
    08/10/1943 J Posthuma, resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies
    08/10/1944 Berthold Schenk von Stauffenberg, attempt Hitler assassination, dies
    08/10/1945 Robert H Goddard, US, rocket pioneer, dies at 62
    08/10/1960 Emil Strauss, German writer (Vaterland), dies
    08/10/1962 Ted Husing, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights), dies at 60 08/10/1963 Estes Kefauver, (Sen-D-Tn), dies at 60
    08/10/1963 M ty  R kosi, [Rosencranz], premier of Hungary (1952-53), dies at 71
    08/10/1966 Felix A Vening Meinesz, geophysicist (black force), dies at 79 08/10/1966 Jacobus C Bloem, poet (Cinders), dies
    08/10/1967 John Francis Larchet, composer, dies at 83
    08/10/1970 Bernd Alois Zimmermann, composer, dies at 52
    08/10/1970 Gino Torretta, quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1992)
    08/10/1974 Ilona Massey, actress/singer (Ilona Massey Show), dies at 64 08/10/1974 Pedro Regas, actor (Pat Paulsen's « Comedy Hour), dies at 92 08/10/1976 Ray 'Crash' Corrigan, cowboy (Crash Corrigan's Ranch), dies at 74 08/10/1977 Vince Barnett, actor (Star is Born, Human Jungle), dies at 75 08/10/1979 Dick Foran, actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 69
    08/10/1985 Kenny Backer, comedian, dies of a heart attack at 72
    08/10/1987 Clara Peller, actress (Where's the Beef), dies at 86
    08/10/1987 I W Able, CEO (United Steel Workers of America, 1965-77), dies at 87
    08/10/1988 Adela Rogers St John, journalist (Free Soul, Honeycomb), dies at 94 08/10/1988 Arias Arnulfo, 3 time president of Panama, dies at 86
    08/10/1993 Ken England, US screenwriter (Good Girls Go to Paris), dies at 82


    Significant Events:

    08/10/ 70 '2nd Temple' of Jews is set aflame (approx)
    08/10/ 654 Pope Eugene I elected to succeed Martinus I
    08/10/ 955 Battle at Lech: German king Otto I beats Hungarians
    08/10/1304 -11] Battle at Zierik Sea: Dutch & French fleet beat Flemish fleet 08/10/1461 Alfonso ed Espina, bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain 08/10/1519 Magellan's 5 ship set sail to circumnavigate Earth
    08/10/1557 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France 08/10/1566 Iconoclasm begins
    08/10/1622 County Maine appended on John Mason/Fernandino Gorges
    08/10/1628 Wasa sinks at Stockholm, 50 killed
    08/10/1653 Sea battle at He˜de, English fleet beats Dutch
    08/10/1675 King Charles II opens Greenwich Observatory, London
    08/10/1675 Portuguese-Jewish synagogue opens in Amsterdam
    08/10/1678 Netherlands & France signs peace treaty in N˜megen
    08/10/1680 In N Mex, Pop‚ leads rebellion of Pueblo Indians against Spaniads 08/10/1743 Earliest recorded prize fighting rules formulated
    08/10/1774 1st Surinam newspaper (1st Wednesday Suriname) begins publishing 08/10/1790 Robert Gray's Columbia, completes 1st American around world voyage 08/10/1792 Mobs in Paris attack palace of Louis XVI
    08/10/1809 Ecuador declares independence from Spain (National Day)
    08/10/1821 Missouri admitted as 24th US state
    08/10/1822 Antioch Syria, hit by Earthquake; about 20,000 die
    08/10/1827 Race riots in Cincinnati (1,000 blacks leave for Canada)
    08/10/1831 Former slave Nat Turner led violent insurrection against slavery 08/10/1831 Hurricane hits Barbados; about 1,500 die
    08/10/1833 Chicago incorporates as a village of about 200
    08/10/1835 Mob of whites & oxen pulled black school to a swamp out of Canaan NH
    08/10/1846 Congress charters 'nation's attic,' Smithsonian Institution 08/10/1856 Hurricane washes away 2-300 revelers at Last Island, Louisiana 08/10/1861 Battle of Wilson's Creek MO (Springfield, Oak Hills)-Gen Lyon killed
    08/10/1862 Battle of Nueces River TX
    08/10/1866 Transatlantic cable laid-Pres Buchanan spoke to Queen Victoria 08/10/1877 Big Hole River: Col John Gibbon murders Nez-Perc‚ indians 08/10/1877 Phillies & Expos play a doubleheader that ends at 3:23 AM 08/10/1885 Leo Daft opens America's 1st coml operated electric streetcar (Balt)
    08/10/1887 Excursion train crashes killing 101. (Chatsworth, Illinois) 08/10/1888 NY Giant pitcher Tim Keefe sets a 19 game win streak record 08/10/1893 Chinese deported from SF under Exclusion Act
    08/10/1895 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagners 'Rienzi')
    08/10/1900 1st Davis Cup Tennis Tournament (Mass) US beats England
    08/10/1901 Chic White Sox Frank Isbell strands record 11 teammate base runners 08/10/1904 Dutch newspaper Volk fires gay journalist Jacob de Cock
    08/10/1907 Prince Scipone Borchesi wins Peking to Paris, 7,500 mile auto rally 08/10/1909 Algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
    08/10/1911 Parliament Act reduces power of House of Lords
    08/10/1913 2nd Balkan War ends, Treaty of Bucharest, Bulgaria loses
    08/10/1914 At Luik, German 12'/16.5' guns reach Belgian boundary
    08/10/1914 German battle cruiser Goeben reaches Dardanellen/Turkey joins German
    08/10/1914 German troops reconquer Mulhouse in Elzas
    08/10/1914 Royal Nationally Steuncomit‚ forms
    08/10/1916 Turks annex Persian city Hamadan from Russia
    08/10/1918 M Wolf discovers asteroid #900 Rosalinde
    08/10/1919 Ukrainian National Army massacres 25 Jews in Podolia Ukraine 08/10/1920 Allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia & Romania
    08/10/1920 Treaty of SŠvres (Allies & Turkey)
    08/10/1920 Turkish Govt renounces its claim to Israel, recognizes British manda
    08/10/1921 FDR stricken with polio at summer home on Canadian Is of Campobello 08/10/1925 Hurricane strikes Borculo, 4 die
    08/10/1926 Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
    08/10/1928 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1110 Jaroslawa
    08/10/1936 114øF (46øC) at Plain Dealing, Louisiana (state record)
    08/10/1936 120øF (49øC) at Ozark, Arkansas (state record)
    08/10/1938 119øF (48øC), Pendleton, Oregon (state record)
    08/10/1939 2ndgovt-De Geer, forms
    08/10/1940 Prince Bernhard Fund forms
    08/10/1941 FDR & Churchill's 2nd meeting at Placentia Newfoundland
    08/10/1942 Gen B Montgomery becomes commandant British 8th leader in N Africa 08/10/1943 Dutch submarine attacks Island Hertenbeest in NW Bali
    08/10/1944 Boston Brave Red Barrett throws only 58 pitches to beat Reds 2-0 08/10/1944 Race riots in Athens Alabama
    08/10/1944 US/French offensive at Alen‡on
    08/10/1945 Japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided 08/10/1945 status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged
    08/10/1948 ABC enters network TV at 7 PM (WJZ, NY)
    08/10/1948 Allen Funt's 'Candid Camera' TV debut on ABC
    08/10/1948 WABC TV channel 7 in New York, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/10/1949 Heavyweight Ezzard Charles KOs Gus Lesnevich in NY
    08/10/1949 Natl Military Establishment renamed Dept of Defense
    08/10/1954 Neth Indonesian Union breaks up
    08/10/1954 Sir Gordon Richards retires as a jockey with record 4,870 wins 08/10/1960 Discoverer 13 launched into orbit; returned 1st object from space 08/10/1960 Nicolaas Jouwe forms PANA in New-Guinea
    08/10/1961 England applies for membership in European Common Market
    08/10/1964 WJSP TV channel 28 in Columbus, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/10/1965 Joe Engle in X-15 reaches 82 km
    08/10/1966 1st lunar orbiter launched by US
    08/10/1966 Daylight meteor seen from Utah to Canada. Only known case of a 08/10/1966 meteor entering Earth's atmosphere & leaving it again
    08/10/1968 Race riot in Miami, Chicago & Little Rock
    08/10/1972 1 million kg heavy meteorite grazes atmosphere above Canada 08/10/1973 1st BART train travels thru transbay tube to Montgomery St Station 08/10/1975 David Frost purchases exclusive rights to interview Nixon 08/10/1975 Jack Nickalus wins PGA golf tournament
    08/10/1977 US & Panamana sign Panama Canal Zone accord
    08/10/1978 H E Schuster discovers asteroid #3398
    08/10/1979 Ecuador adopts its constitution
    08/10/1979 Wings release 'Getting Closer' & 'Baby's Request'
    08/10/1980 Allen, most powerful hurricane in Caribbean hits Brownsville, Tx 08/10/1980 Jack Nicklaus wins PGA championship for 5th time
    08/10/1981 Coca-Cola Bottling Co agrees to pump $34 million into black business
    08/10/1981 Pete Rose tops Stan Musial's NL record 3,630 hits
    08/10/1981 Richard Nixon Museum in San Clemente closes
    08/10/1984 Mary Decker trips on heel of Zola Budd during 3,000m Olympic run 08/10/1985 Michael Jackson buys ATV Music (every Beatle songs) for $47« million
    08/10/1985 Uno Lindstron of Sweden, juggles a soccer ball 13.11 miles 08/10/1986 Billy Martin day, Yanks retire #1
    08/10/1987 Flight Readiness Firing of Discovery's main engines is successfully 08/10/1988 Rodrigo Borja installed as president of Ecuador
    08/10/1988 UN estimates Asia's population hits 3 billion
    08/10/1990 US's Magellan spacecraft lands on Venus
    08/10/1991 NFL sportscaster Paul Maquire suffers a heart attack at 53 08/10/1992 Satellite TOPEX/Poseidon launched

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 17 03:57:40 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 17 03:58:52 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/17/1586 Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg)
    08/17/1601 Pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins
    08/17/1686 Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer
    08/17/1720 Charles DJ Demand, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) 08/17/1775 Philippe Libon, composer
    08/17/1779 Franz de Paula Roser, composer
    08/17/1786 Davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo) 08/17/1811 John H Scholten, theologist (Free Will)
    08/17/1817 Joseph baron Kervyn de Lettenhove, Belgian Internal minister (1870-7
    08/17/1819 James Henry Van Alen, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886 08/17/1828 George William Warren, composer
    08/17/1834 Peter Benoit, composer
    08/17/1839 Hubert Platt Main, composer
    08/17/1839 Th˜s [Matth˜s] Maris, painter/etcher
    08/17/1840 Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, England, writer (Irish Land League) 08/17/1844 Menelik II, King of Ethiopia (1896-1913)
    08/17/1851 Henry Drummond, Scottish geologist/evangelist
    08/17/1856 Violet Paget, [Vernon Lee], British author (Satan the master) 08/17/1870 Frederick Russell, developed 1st successful typhoid fever vaccine 08/17/1876 Eric Drummond, 1st Secretary-General of League of Nations (1919-33) 08/17/1876 Henri G Winkelman, general/supreme commander/navy 1940
    08/17/1876 Theodor D„ubler, German writer (Northern Lights)
    08/17/1880 Leo Ascher, composer
    08/17/1885 Clara [G Me˜er-]Wichmann, German anarchists/feminist (Wife & society
    08/17/1887 Charles I, last emperor of Austria-Hungary (1916-18)
    08/17/1887 Marcus Garvey, began back-to-Africa movement among US blacks 08/17/1888 Monty Wooley, NYC, actor (Pied Piper, Man Who Came to Dinner) 08/17/1890 Harry L Hopkins, US politician (Loan & Lease law)
    08/17/1892 Mae West, Bkln, actress (Go up & see her sometime, Klondike Annie 08/17/1894 Johan Polet, sculptor
    08/17/1896 Henry P De Vries, painter/poet (Laws of the Americas)
    08/17/1898 Gerard Schmook, Flemish librarian/historian/custodian
    08/17/1900 Quincy Howe, Boston Mass, newscaster (CBS Weekend News)
    08/17/1901 Henri Tomasi, Marseilles France, composer (Don Juan de Ma¤ara) 08/17/1903 Abram Chasins, composer
    08/17/1905 John Hay Whitney, publisher (NY Herald Trib 1961-67)
    08/17/1906 Marcello J tie Neves Alves Caetano, premier of Portugal (1968-74) 08/17/1907 Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer
    08/17/1908 Kurt Hessenberg, composer
    08/17/1910 Eric Aaltonen, composer
    08/17/1910 J A Manusama, Moluccan politician
    08/17/1911 Frederik de Merode, Belgian prince
    08/17/1911 Jan L Cantens, Flemish poet (Puppet Uprising)
    08/17/1912 Edgar Fernhout, painter/son of Charley Toorop
    08/17/1914 Franklin D Roosevelt Jr, son of FDR/(Rep-D-NY, 1949-55)
    08/17/1917 P Roger Peyrefitte, French writer (Singular Love)
    08/17/1918 Mort Marshall, NYC, actor (Cully-Dumplings)
    08/17/1920 Georgia Gibbs, Worcester Mass, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire
    08/17/1921 Maureen O'Hara, [Fitzsimmons], Dublin, actress (Miracle on 34th St) 08/17/1922 Ralph Roberts, NC, actor (Tradition, Gone are the Days)
    08/17/1923 Anton Kersjes, violinist/conductor (Amsterdam Philharmonic Orch) 08/17/1923 Larry Rivers, modern/abstract painter (Wash crossing Delaware-1953) 08/17/1924 Evan S Connell, US writer
    08/17/1925 John Hawkes, US writer (2nd Skin)
    08/17/1926 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52)
    08/17/1926 Jean Poiret, French actor/writer (Le Dernier Metro)
    08/17/1927 Robert Moore, Detroit Mich, actor (Marshall-Diana)
    08/17/1928 Thomas Jefferson Anderson, composer
    08/17/1928 Willem Duys, Dutch radio/TV host
    08/17/1929 Francis Gary Powers, US spy (USSR captures him in 1959 U-2 incident)
    08/17/1931 Alain Mimoun O'Kacha, France, marathon runner (Olympic-gold-1956) 08/17/1932 Chet Allen, Chickasha Okla, actor (Jerry-Bonino, Slats-Troubleshoote
    08/17/1932 V S Naipaul, Trinidad, novelist (Middle Passage)
    08/17/1932 Vidiadhar S Naipaul, British writer (In a free country)
    08/17/1936 Ivan Parik, composer
    08/17/1939 Luther Allison, Arkansas, guitarist (Bad News is Coming)
    08/17/1940 David E Price, (Rep-D-North Carolina)
    08/17/1940 Thomas Williams, US, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1960)
    08/17/1941 Boog Powell, baseball player (AL MVP 1970)
    08/17/1941 Ibrahim Babangida, president of Nigeria (1985- )
    08/17/1943 Edward Cowie, composer
    08/17/1943 Koos Postema, editor in chief (Free People)/Dutch TV host 08/17/1943 Robert De Niro, NYC, actor (Bang the Drum Slowly, Taxi Driver) 08/17/1943 Yukio Kasaya, Japan, 70m ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1972)
    08/17/1946 Hans Vandenburg, singer/guitarist (Gruppo sportivo)
    08/17/1947 Gary Talley, rocker (Box Tops)
    08/17/1949 Sib Hashlan, rocker (Boston)
    08/17/1951 Alan Minter, England, light-middleweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1972)
    08/17/1952 Kathryn C Thornton, Montgomery Alabama, PhD/astronaut (STS 33, 49, 6
    08/17/1953 Kevin Rowlands, rocker (Dexy's Midnight Runners-Come on Eileen) 08/17/1955 Janet Quist, playmate (Dec, 1978)
    08/17/1955 Kevin Welch, Long Beach Calif, country songwriter
    08/17/1958 Belinda Carlisle, Hollywood Ca, (GoGos lead singer, Heaven on Earth)
    08/17/1960 Sean Penn, actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High)
    08/17/1962 Gilby Clarke, US pop guitarist (Guns n' Roses-Civil War)
    08/17/1963 Carmen Berg, Bismark ND, playmate (July, 1987)
    08/17/1965 Glen Goldsmith, rocker (What You See is What You Get)
    08/17/1969 Donald E Wahlberg, Jr, Boston, rocker (New Kids-Hangin' Tough) 08/17/1970 Jim Courier, tennis champ


    Deaths:

    08/17/ 754 Karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39
    08/17/1510 Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded
    08/17/1510 Richard Empson, English treasurer, beheaded
    08/17/1536 Pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight - on Index), dies 08/17/1553 Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies
    08/17/1635 Francisco the Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48
    08/17/1730 Mauritius Vogt, composer, dies at 61
    08/17/1731 Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer, dies at 57
    08/17/1777 Giuseppe Scarlotti, composer, dies at 54
    08/17/1786 Frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86), dies
    08/17/1792 Jan Jachym Kopriva, composer, dies at 38
    08/17/1850 Jos‚ Francisco de San Martin, South American revolutionary hero, die
    08/17/1865 Johann Nepomuk Poissl, composer, dies at 82
    08/17/1880 Ole Bull, composer, dies at 70
    08/17/1887 Franz Commer, composer, dies at 74
    08/17/1889 Ernst Franck, composer, dies at 42
    08/17/1898 Carl Johann Adam Zeller, composer, dies at 56
    08/17/1901 Edmond Audran, composer, dies at 61
    08/17/1909 Richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78
    08/17/1914 James Grierson, British general
    08/17/1915 Leo Frank, lynched for raping 12 year old in Georgia
    08/17/1920 Ray Chapman, hit in the head by Yanks' Carl Mays pitch, dies 08/17/1924 Pavel S 'Paul' Urysohn, Russian mathematician, drowns at 26 08/17/1927 Horace Alderman, US, murderer, hanged
    08/17/1936 Pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Surgery & Foules), dies at 3
    08/17/1945 Gino Marinuzzi, composer, dies at 61
    08/17/1945 Pater Bleijs [Louis], resistance fighter, dies in car accident 08/17/1948 Nico J Polak, Dutch economist, dies at 60
    08/17/1953 Johannes B Tielrooy, literature (French Living Lesson), dies at 66 08/17/1955 Fernand L‚ger, French painter (Grand Parade), dies
    08/17/1958 Florent Schmitt, French composer/critic (Jardin Secret), dies at 87 08/17/1961 Carlos Leon Salzedo, composer, dies at 76
    08/17/1969 Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe, architect (November Group), dies at 83 08/17/1969 Philip Blaiberg, after 19 days with artificial heart, dies 08/17/1971 Horace McMahon, actor (Martin Kane Private Eye), dies at 64 08/17/1972 Raymond Brulez, Flemish author (Schoone slaapster), dies at 76 08/17/1973 Conrad Aiken, Pulitzer winning poet, dies at 74
    08/17/1973 Jean Barraque, composer, dies at 45
    08/17/1973 Paul Williams, US singer (Temptations-Stop the war now), dies 08/17/1974 Aldo Palazzeschi, [Giurlani], Italian writer, dies at 89
    08/17/1975 Sig Arno, Hamburg Germany, actor (My Friend Irma), dies at 80 08/17/1975 Vladimir Kutz, Russian distance runner (Olympic-gold-56) dies at 48 08/17/1976 William Redfield, actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop), dies at 48 08/17/1979 Vivian Vance, actress (Ethel Mertz-I Love Lucy), dies at 72 08/17/1981 Robert Russell Bennett, composer, dies at 87
    08/17/1982 Barney Phillips, actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), dies at 68 08/17/1982 Ruth Voorst, South African (A World Apart, Letter Bomb), dies 08/17/1983 Ira Gershwin, lyricist, dies in Beverly Hills, Cal, at 86 08/17/1987 Charles Drummond de Andrade, Brazilian poet, dies at 84
    08/17/1987 Rudolph Hess, Nazi, suicide at 93, after 46 years in Spandau Prison 08/17/1988 Franklin D Roosevelt Jr, (Rep-D-NY, 1949-55), dies on 74th birthday 08/17/1988 Mohammad Zia Ul-Haq, pres of Pakistan (1978-88), dies at 63 08/17/1990 Pearl Bailey, actress (Landlord)/singer, dies at 72 of heart attack 08/17/1991 Leo Geerts, [Marcel van der Linden], Belgian writer/critic, dies 08/17/1992 Andr‚ de Villiers, South African, murdered
    08/17/1993 Max de Metz, publisher/interpreter, dies at 72


    Significant Events:

    08/17/ 682 St Leo II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/17/1585 Antwerp surrenders after 8 months siege by duke of Parma
    08/17/1787 Jews are granted permission in Budapest Hungary to pray in groups 08/17/1795 Slave revolt at Knip plantation, Cura‡ao
    08/17/1796 English beat Bataafs navy in Saldanha Bay
    08/17/1807 Robert Fulton's steamboat Clermont begins 1st trip up Hudson River 08/17/1808 Napoleon asks King Louis for Holland brigade towards Spain 08/17/1827 Dutch King Willem I/Pope Leo XII sign concord
    08/17/1833 Lou Gehrig breaks record by playing in his 1,308th straight game 08/17/1834 Charles Darwins reaches top of Campana Chile
    08/17/1836 HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin leave South-America for last time 08/17/1846 US fleet officer Robert F Stockton annexes California
    08/17/1858 1st bank in Hawaii opens
    08/17/1862 Confederate troops under Kirby Smith enter Kentucky
    08/17/1863 Federal batteries & ships bombard Fort Sumter, Charleston 08/17/1863 Skirmish at Calfkiller Creek (Sparta), Tennessee
    08/17/1866 Bathe & Prussia signs peace treaty
    08/17/1869 1st international boat race (Thames River) (Oxford beats Harvard) 08/17/1870 1st ascent of Mt Rainier, Washington
    08/17/1870 Mrs Esther Morris becomes 1st woman magistrate (South Pass, Wyoming)
    08/17/1876 Opera 'G”tterd„mmerung' is produced (Bayreuth)
    08/17/1877 Asaph Hall discovers Mars' moon Phobos
    08/17/1890 J Palisa discovers asteroid #295 Theresia
    08/17/1894 Phils get 36 hits, Sam Thompson hits for cycle beating Louisville 29
    08/17/1896 Gold is discovered on Klondike River
    08/17/1897 W B Purvis patents electric railway switch
    08/17/1901 L Carnera discovers asteroid #476 Hedwig
    08/17/1904 Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chic White Sox, 6-0
    08/17/1905 Dutch govt of De Master begins
    08/17/1906 Valparaiso Chile suffers earthquake
    08/17/1907 Bishop forbids Christian membership in Dutch Textile Union 08/17/1908 Bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay & Montgomery
    08/17/1914 French troops under gen de Castelnau occupy Chƒteau Salins 08/17/1914 Lithuiana surrenders to Germans
    08/17/1915 German troops over run Kovno Lithuiana
    08/17/1916 Bulgarian offensive in Macedonia
    08/17/1917 Italy declares war on Germany & Turkey
    08/17/1918 British troops attack Baku Azerbaijan
    08/17/1918 Samuel Riddle buys Man o'War for $5,000
    08/17/1918 Turkish troops overthrow Caukasus
    08/17/1924 French-German trade agreement signed
    08/17/1926 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed
    08/17/1928 M Wolf discovers asteroid #2483 Guinevere
    08/17/1933 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1282 Utopia
    08/17/1936 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1404 Ajax
    08/17/1938 Henry Armstrong won his 3rd concurrent boxing championship 08/17/1939 'Wizard of Oz' opens at Loew's Capitol Theater in NY
    08/17/1940 FDR & Canadian PM William M King agree to joint defense commission 08/17/1940 Greece mobilizes
    08/17/1942 Task Force 17 leaves Pearl Harbor under adm George Murray on Hornet 08/17/1942 US bombers staged 1st independent raid on Europe attack Rouen, Franc
    08/17/1943 US troops under Gen Patton over run Messina
    08/17/1944 4th Canadian Armour division occupiers Trun Normandy
    08/17/1944 Canadian 2nd division conquerors Falaise Normandy
    08/17/1944 German field marshal Model replaces von Kluge in Normandy 08/17/1944 Russian troops arrive at Austria-Prussia border
    08/17/1944 US 12 Army corp occupies Orl‚ans
    08/17/1944 US 320th regiment infantry occupies Chƒteaudun
    08/17/1944 Yanks Johnny Lindell ties record with 4 consecutive doubles in a gam
    08/17/1945 Indonesia (Dutch E Indies) declares independence from Netherlands 08/17/1948 Alger Hiss denies ever being a Communist agent
    08/17/1948 Phillies commit 8 errors in a game
    08/17/1950 Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
    08/17/1951 Hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica
    08/17/1955 Hurricane Diane, following hurricane Connie floods Connecticut 08/17/1955 River killing 190 & doing $1.8 billion damage
    08/17/1958 World's 1st Moon probe, US's Thor-Able, explodes at T +77 sec 08/17/1959 7.1 quake strikes Yellowstone National Park
    08/17/1959 USSR & Iraq signs contract for building Iraqi nuclear reactor 08/17/1960 Francis Gary Powers U-2 spy trial opens in Moscow
    08/17/1960 Gabon gains independence from France (National Day)
    08/17/1960 Indonesia drops diplomatic relations with Netherlands
    08/17/1961 Building of Berlin Wall begins
    08/17/1961 Kennedy administration establishes Alliance for Progress
    08/17/1962 Beatles replaces Pete Best with Ringo Starr
    08/17/1963 Jim Hickman becomes 1st NY Met to hit for cycle
    08/17/1963 Oriole's Dick Hall retires his 28th consecutive player in relief 08/17/1966 Pioneer 7 launched into solar orbit
    08/17/1968 Dick Beyers (Dr X) beats Verne Gagne, to become NWA champ 08/17/1969 Hurricane Camille hits Mississippi, Alabama & Virginia; 258 die 08/17/1969 NY Jets beat NY Giants 37-14 in their 1st meeting (pre season) 08/17/1969 Ray Floyd wins PGA golf tournament
    08/17/1970 Venera 7 launched by USSR for soft landing on Venus
    08/17/1972 Phillies Steve Carlton wins his 15th straight game
    08/17/1973 Lee Trevino's 1st hole-in-one
    08/17/1974 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #2576 Yesenin
    08/17/1978 1st manned balloon crossing of Atlantic Ocean (Eagle II)
    08/17/1979 2 Russian passenger ship crashes above Ukraine, 173 killed 08/17/1979 Monty Python's 'Life of Brian' premieres
    08/17/1982 LA Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in 21 innings (game completed 8/1
    08/17/1982 South Bend, Ind jury acquits self-avowed racist Joseph Paul Franklin
    08/17/1984 Pete Rose returns to Cin Reds as player-manager (gets 2 hits) 08/17/1985 Dave Kingman hits his 400th HR
    08/17/1985 Rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India
    08/17/1985 Sara Trollinger forms House of Hope in Orlando
    08/17/1986 Bronze pig statue unveiled at Seattle's Pike Place Market 08/17/1987 Dow Jones Industrial Avg closes above 2,700 for 1st time (2,700.57) 08/17/1988 Butch Reynolds of USA sets 400m record (43.29) in Zurich
    08/17/1988 LIRR says Penn station will get air conditioning in 1991
    08/17/1988 NYC 1st case of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (9 year old Bronx boy) 08/17/1990 'Exorcist 3' premieres
    08/17/1990 Phyllis Polander sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 17 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/18/ 472 Flavius Ricimer, general of the Western Roman Empire, kingmaker 08/18/1450 Marko Marulic/Marulus/Splichanin/Pechinich, Croatian poet 08/18/1579 Charlotte Flandrina van Nassau, daughter of Willem I of Orange 08/18/1587 Virginia Dare, 1st American born of English parents
    08/18/1685 Brook Taylor, England, mathematician, discoverer of Taylor's Theorem
    08/18/1745 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, composer
    08/18/1750 Antonio Salieri, Italy, composer (Tatare)
    08/18/1769 Alexandre Stievenard, composer
    08/18/1774 Meriwether Lewis, US explorer (Lewis & Clark Expedition)
    08/18/1778 Fabian Gottlieb von Bellinghausen, 1st to circumnavigate Antarctica 08/18/1792 John, 1st Earl Russell, British Whig PM (1846-52, 1865-66) 08/18/1805 Josef Danhauser, Austrian painter (Mutterliebe)
    08/18/1807 Charles Francis Adams, (Union), died in 1886
    08/18/1813 Benjamin Alvord, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1884 08/18/1818 William Farquhar Barry, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1879
    08/18/1823 Willem J F Nuyens, physician/RC historian
    08/18/1834 Marshall Field, founded Chicago-based store chain
    08/18/1849 Benjamin Godard, composer
    08/18/1856 Charles Hutchison Gabriel, composer
    08/18/1856 Jan Karol Gali, composer
    08/18/1871 Johan J Arch, graphic artist (wood cutter)
    08/18/1873 Leo Slezak, Austria tenor/actor (Othello)
    08/18/1873 Otto Harbach, songwriter (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes)
    08/18/1875 Johan E Elias, historian (Amsterdam)
    08/18/1878 Fritz Brun, composer
    08/18/1881 Hermann Karl Josef Zilcher, composer
    08/18/1882 Marcel Louis Auguste Samuel-Rousseau, composer
    08/18/1883 Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel, French mode-ontwerpster
    08/18/1887 Nico J Polak, Dutch economist
    08/18/1893 Ernest MacMillan, composer
    08/18/1896 Alan Mowbray, London England, actor (Dante, Colonel Flack) 08/18/1900 Walter O'Keefe, Hartford Ct, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood)
    08/18/1902 Julius Kalas, composer
    08/18/1903 Ake Olof Sebastian Udden, composer
    08/18/1904 Max Factor Jr, CEO (Max Factor Cosmetics)
    08/18/1904 Sterling W Cole, (Rep-R-NY)
    08/18/1905 Peter Kreuder, German composer
    08/18/1905 Peter Paul Kreuder, composer
    08/18/1906 Andre Van Gyseghem, England, actor (Search for the Nile)
    08/18/1907 Enoch Light, Canton Ohio, orch leader (Gulf Road Show with Bob Smith
    08/18/1907 Howard Swanson, composer
    08/18/1907 Otto Mortensen, composer
    08/18/1908 Arm˜n Pane, Indonesian writer (Belenggu)
    08/18/1908 Edgar Faure, premier France
    08/18/1908 Milan Ristic, composer
    08/18/1910 Herman Berlinski, composer
    08/18/1916 Elsa Morante, Italy, writer (L'isola di Arturo)
    08/18/1916 Moura Lympany, Saltash England, pianist (OBE-1979)
    08/18/1917 Casper Weinberger, US Secretary of Defense (1981-87)
    08/18/1919 Walter J Hickel, (Gov-R-Alaska)/US Secretary of Interior (1969-71) 08/18/1922 Alain Robbe-Grillet, France, novelist (Voyeur)
    08/18/1922 Shelley Winters, [Schrift], St Louis Mo, actress (Poisidon Adventure
    08/18/1924 Mohammad Zia Ul-Haq, pres of Pakistan (1978-88)
    08/18/1925 Brian W[ilson] Aldiss, UK, sci-fi author (Helliconia Trilogy) 08/18/1927 Rosalynn Carter, Georgia, 1st lady (1977-1981), Jimmy's main lust 08/18/1930 Carl Barger, Lewistown Pa, baseball pres (Pitts Pirates, Fla Marlins
    08/18/1930 Grant Williams, NYC, actor (Greg-Hawaiian Eye)
    08/18/1930 Johnny Preston, Port Arthur, Tx, rocker (Feel So Fine)
    08/18/1931 Hans van Mierlo, Dutch 2nd Chamber member/vice-premier (D66) 08/18/1933 Roman Polanski, Poland, director (Knife in the Water, Repulsion) 08/18/1934 Rafer Lewis Johnson, Hillsboro Tx, decathlete (Olympic-gold-1960) 08/18/1934 Roberto Clemente, US baseball outfielder (Pittsburgh Pirates) 08/18/1935 Gail Fisher, Orange NJ, actress (Peggy-Mannix)
    08/18/1935 Lajos Papp, composer
    08/18/1937 Robert Redford, Calif, actor (Sting, Candidate, Natural, Great Gatsb
    08/18/1941 Christopher Jones, Jackson TN, actor (Wild in the Streets) 08/18/1943 Martin Mull, Chic Ill, actor/comedian (Bad Manners, Flick, Serial) 08/18/1944 Carl Wayne, rocker (Move)
    08/18/1945 Barbara Harris, US soul singer (Toys-A Lover's Concerto)
    08/18/1945 Nona Hendryx, Trenton NJ, rocker (LaBelle-Lady Marmalade) 08/18/1948 Rudy Hartono Kurniawan, Indonesia, All-England tennis champ 08/18/1950 Dennis Elliot, rocker (Foreigner)
    08/18/1951 Candice Earley, actress (Donna Tyler-All My Children)
    08/18/1952 Patrick Swayze, Houston Tx, actor/dancer (Dirty Dancing, Ghost) 08/18/1957 Carole Bouquest, Paris, actress (On Her Majesty's Secret Service) 08/18/1958 Madeleine Stowe, LA Calif, actress (Tropical Snow, Bad Girls) 08/18/1961 John Viscardi, NYC, actor (Father Tony-One Life to Live)
    08/18/1967 Blas Elias Gomez, Kennedy TX, rock drummer (Slaughter-Stick it Live)
    08/18/1967 Tracy Tracy, rocker (Primitives-Lovely, Lump of Coal)
    08/18/1968 Greta Lind, actress (Katie Kennicott-All My Children)
    08/18/1968 John Coyle, West Bloomfield Mich, short track skater (Olympics-1994)
    08/18/1970 Malcolm Jamal Warner, Jersey City NJ, actor (Theodore-Cosby Show) 08/18/1971 Trey Ames, Canton Oh, actor (David-A Year in the Life)


    Deaths:

    08/18/1227 Genghis Khan, Mongol conqueror, dies
    08/18/1236 Theodorus Van Celles, monastery founder (Kruisheren), dies 08/18/1276 Adrianus V, [Ottobono Fieschi], Italian Pope (7/11-8/18/1276), dies 08/18/1503 Alexander VI, [Rodrigo the Borja], Spanish Pope (1492-1503), dies 08/18/1559 Paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], Pope (1555-59), dies at 83 08/18/1803 James Beattie, Scottish poet/philosopher (Essay on Truth), dies at 6
    08/18/1811 Johann Heinrich Zang, composer, dies at 78
    08/18/1840 Antony CW Staring, patriot/poet (Jaromir), dies at 73
    08/18/1850 Honor‚ de Balzac, French writer (Le pŠre Goriot), dies at 51 08/18/1853 Peter Lichtenthal, composer, dies at 73
    08/18/1863 Thomas Welsh, US Union brig-general (Antietam), dies at 39 08/18/1870 Felix Salm-Salm, Prussian/US prince/brig-general, dies in battle 08/18/1894 William Charles Levey, composer, dies at 57
    08/18/1896 Frederick Nichols Crouch, composer, dies at 88
    08/18/1901 Richard Kleinmichel, composer, dies at 54
    08/18/1907 John Kerr, physicist (magneto-visually Kerr-effect), dies at 82 08/18/1915 Tevfik Fikret, Turkish poet (Rbƒb-i Sjikeste), dies at 47 08/18/1916 Edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36 08/18/1942 Erwin Schulhoff, Czech/Russian composer/pianist, dies at 48 08/18/1944 Cecile Chaminade, composer, dies at 87
    08/18/1949 Paul J Mares, US jazz trumpetist/composer (Tin Roof Blues), dies at
    08/18/1950 Julien Lahaut, chairman Belgian Communist Party, dies
    08/18/1952 Ralph Byrd, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show), dies at 43
    08/18/1957 Wawrzyniec Jerzy Zulawski, composer, dies at 41
    08/18/1961 Learned Hand, Chief judge of US court of Appeals, dies at 89 08/18/1966 Isaac Keesing, founder (System Keesing), dies
    08/18/1968 Cy Walter, pianist (3's Company), dies at 52
    08/18/1969 Laci Boldemann, composer, dies at 48
    08/18/1969 Otto Stern, German/US physicist (Nobel 1943), dies at 81
    08/18/1980 Norman Cazden, composer, dies at 65
    08/18/1981 Anita Loos, US (stage)author (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), dies at 88 08/18/1982 Beverly Bayne, actress (Romeo & Juliet, Passionate Youth), dies at 8
    08/18/1988 Frederick Ashton, choreographer (Cinderella), dies at 83
    08/18/1989 Bert Oosterbosch, cyclist, dies
    08/18/1989 Luis Carlos Galan, Colombian presidential candidate, murdered 08/18/1990 B F Skinner, psychologist (Skinner Box), dies of Leukemia at 86 08/18/1990 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor, dies
    08/18/1991 Vaughn Shoemaker, US cartoonist (John Q Public, Pulitzer), dies 08/18/1992 Gerard Sonder, Dutch radio host (AVRO), dies
    08/18/1992 John Sturges, US, director (Magnificent 7, Great Escape), dies 08/18/1993 Alf Bold, German festival programmer, dies of AIDS at 47


    Significant Events:

    08/18/1289 Pope Nicolaus IV publishes degree 'Supra montem'
    08/18/1587 1st English child born in New World (Virginia Dare)
    08/18/1605 Spanish army under of general Sp¡nola conquerors Lingen
    08/18/1686 Cassini reports seeing a satellite orbiting Venus
    08/18/1698 Russian czar Peter the Great arrives in Zaandam
    08/18/1700 Swedish, English & Dutch army lands on Seeland, Denmark
    08/18/1759 -19) 2nd Battle of Lagos: England vs France
    08/18/1769 Gunpowder in Brescia Italy church explodes, killing 3,000 08/18/1795 Cura‡ao governor De Ferry routes miltia to stop rebellious slaves 08/18/1817 Gloucester, Mass, newspapers tells of wild sea serpent seen offshore
    08/18/1834 Mt Vesuvius erupts
    08/18/1835 Last Pottawatomie Indians leave Chicago
    08/18/1838 1st US marine expedition
    08/18/1846 Gen Stephen W Kearney's US forces captures Santa Fe, NM
    08/18/1858 Netherlands & Japan sign trade agreement
    08/18/1862 General Lee's adjutant major Stuart captured
    08/18/1864 6th day of battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia: Confederate assault 08/18/1864 Petersburg Campaign-Battle of Weldon Railroad day 1 of 3 days 08/18/1868 Pierre Janssan discovers helium in solar spectrum during eclipse 08/18/1870 Battle at Gravelotte Privat: Prussia beat France, 32,000 casualties 08/18/1873 1st ascent of Mount Whitney, Calif (14,494')
    08/18/1884 J Palisa discovers asteroid #239 Adrastea
    08/18/1891 Hurricane hits Martinique; about 700 die
    08/18/1894 Congress creates Bureau of Immigration
    08/18/1914 -20] Belgian army withdraws to Antwerp
    08/18/1914 French troops under general Dubail occupy Sarrebourg
    08/18/1914 Pres Wilson issues Proclamation of Neutrality
    08/18/1917 Dutch Naval Air Academy established (MLD)
    08/18/1920 Tennessee ratifies 19th Amendment, guarantees women voting right 08/18/1924 France begins retracting troops out of Ruhrgebied
    08/18/1925 Belgian & US sign treaty about war debts
    08/18/1925 Cardinal Mercier warns Belgians against socialism/liberalism 08/18/1930 Eastern Airlines begins passenger service
    08/18/1932 Auguste Piccard/Max Cos˜ns reach 16,201m in a balloon
    08/18/1932 Englishman James Mollisson is 1st to fly east to west over Atlantic 08/18/1936 106.5øF-Hottest afternoon ever in Iowa
    08/18/1938 FDR dedicates Thousand Islands Bridge connecting US & Canada 08/18/1939 H Alikoski discovers asteroid #2257 Kaarina
    08/18/1941 Concentration camp Amersfoort opens
    08/18/1941 Phillies commit 8 errors in a game
    08/18/1942 Carlson's Raiders lands on Makin, Gilbert island, kills 350 Japs 08/18/1943 Final convoy of Jews from Salonika Greece arrive at Auschwitz 08/18/1944 Paris railroad workers strike against nazi occupiers
    08/18/1944 US 15th Army corp reaches Mantes-Gassicourt at Paris
    08/18/1944 US 20th Army corp occupiers Chartres
    08/18/1946 Golf Writers Associaton of America formed
    08/18/1947 Naval torpedo & mine factory explodes at Cadiz, Spain killing 300 08/18/1949 Hungary adopts constitution
    08/18/1954 Asst Sec of Labor James Wilkins became 1st black to attendgovt 08/18/1955 46.1 cm rainfall at Westfield, Massachusetts (state record) 08/18/1955 Sjukri al-Quwatli re-elected president of Syria
    08/18/1956 Cin Reds (8) & Cubs (2) combine to hit 10 HRs in a 9 inning game 08/18/1957 Amelia Wershoven sets record of female throwing a baseball (252'4«')
    08/18/1957 Juan-Manuel Fangio, wins his last auto World Championship at 46 08/18/1958 Betsy Palmer joins Today Show panel
    08/18/1958 Fidel Castro makes a speech on Cuban pirate radio Rebelde 08/18/1958 Great Britain issues regional stamps (N Ireland, Scotland & Wales) 08/18/1958 Heavyweight Floyd Patterson KOs Roy Harris
    08/18/1958 Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov, published
    08/18/1958 TV game show scandal investigation starts
    08/18/1958 Verne Gagne beats Edouard Carpentier in Omaha, to become NWA champ 08/18/1960 1st photograph bounced off a satellite, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 08/18/1961 Construction on Berlin Wall completed
    08/18/1962 Peter, Paul & Mary release their 1st hit 'If I Had a Hammer' 08/18/1963 James Meredith became 1st black graduate from U of Mississippi 08/18/1964 Charles Helu elected president of Lebanon
    08/18/1964 USSR launch 3 Kosmos satellites
    08/18/1965 Hank Aaron loses a HR, because he hit it out of batter's box 08/18/1967 Rolling Stones release 'We Love You'
    08/18/1967 WCBS radio in NYC goes all-news
    08/18/1971 T Smirnova discovers asteroids #2071 Nadezhda & #3501
    08/18/1972 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroids 1858 Lobachevsk˜, 2098 Zyskin & 310
    08/18/1972 Police fine Paul & Linda McCartney œ800 in Sweden cannabis possessio
    08/18/1973 Hank Aaron's record 1,378 extra base hit surpasses Stan Musial recor
    08/18/1976 USSR's Luna 24 soft-lands on Moon
    08/18/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2580, #3053 Dresden, #3408 & #3518 08/18/1978 Memphis, Tenn, settles with striking police officers & firefighters 08/18/1979 Iran Ayatollah Khomeini demands Saint War against the Kurds 08/18/1981 Jerry Lewis appears on 'Donahue' to defend Telethons
    08/18/1982 1st time NYSE tops 100 M figure, 132.69 M shares traded
    08/18/1982 LA Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in 21 innings (game started 8/17)
    08/18/1982 Pete Rose sets record with his 13,941st plate appearance
    08/18/1983 Hurricane Alicia battered Houston & Galveston, Texas
    08/18/1983 Royals defeat Yanks, 5-4, completing 'pine-tar' game (12 minutes) 08/18/1983 Samantha Druce, age 12y 119d is youngest woman to swim English Chann
    08/18/1984 Triangle Oil Corp, above-ground storage tank at Jacksonville Fla, 08/18/1984 spills 2.5 m gallons of oil burned after lightning sparked a fire 08/18/1986 Crockett's Tavern opens in Fort Wilderness
    08/18/1986 John Tesh's 1st appearance on Entertainment Tonight
    08/18/1986 WYSP-FM Philadelphia begins simulcasting Howard Stern Show 08/18/1987 Ohio nurse Donald Harvey sentence to triple life (poisoned 24) 08/18/1987 Philip Rush of NZ, set record for triple crossing English Channel 08/18/1987 His time 28:21, 10 hours faster than 1st man to do it
    08/18/1988 FDA approves Minoxidil as a hair loss treatment
    08/18/1988 Largest house (130 rooms) on Long Island sold for $22 million 08/18/1988 Republican Convention in New Orleans select Bush-Quayle ticket 08/18/1989 Arturo Barrios of Mexico sets 10K record (27:08.23) in Berlin 08/18/1991 Pan Am games closes in Havana
    08/18/1993 Historical Kapelbrug in Luzern Switz, destroyed by fire

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Wed Aug 18 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/19/1398 I¤igo L¢pez, Spain, marques de Santillana, poet (Comedieta de Ponza)
    08/19/1521 Lodovico Guicciardini, Italian historian (Descrittione di tutti) 08/19/1558 Paulus Merula, lawyer/historian
    08/19/1631 John Dryden, 1st poet laureate of England (Absalom & Achitophel) 08/19/1646 John Flamsteed, 1st astronomer royal of England
    08/19/1686 Antonio Tonelli, composer
    08/19/1689 Samuel Richardson, English novelist (Pamela) (baptized)
    08/19/1737 Johann Georg Christoph Schetky, composer
    08/19/1785 Seth Thomas, pioneer in mass production of clocks
    08/19/1813 William Henry Fry, composer
    08/19/1815 John Porter McCown, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1879 08/19/1816 Julius PJA van Zuylen van Nyevelt, Dutch minister of Foreign affairs
    08/19/1824 Georg Goltermann, composer
    08/19/1831 Stephen Gano Burbridge, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/19/1839 Oskar Brefeld, German botanist
    08/19/1844 Minna Canth, Finland, novelist/playwright (social evils)
    08/19/1851 French Schollaert, Belgian politician
    08/19/1858 Edith Nesbit, England, children books author (Railway Children) 08/19/1858 Ludwig Wllner, German actor/baritone
    08/19/1859 Charles Comiskey, 1st basemen/manager (Chicago White Sox) 08/19/1859 Hippolyte Delehaye, Flemish historian
    08/19/1860 John Kane, Scottish-born US primitivist painter (Self-Portrait) 08/19/1870 Bernard Baruch, financier/presidential adviser (Cold War) 08/19/1871 Orville Wright, aviator (Wright Brothers)
    08/19/1873 Fred Stone, US acrobat/Broadway actor (Alice Adams)
    08/19/1878 Manuel Quezon, 1st president of Philippine Commonwealth (1935-42) 08/19/1881 Georges Enesco (or Enescu), Romania, composer (Romanian Dances) 08/19/1885 Werner Elert, German luthers theologist
    08/19/1886 Robert Heger, composer
    08/19/1889 Arthur Waley, sinologist, translator from Chinese & Japanese 08/19/1890 Yves Alix, French painter/graphic artist
    08/19/1892 Alfred Lunt, Broadway actor (Emmy 1965)
    08/19/1896 Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala, composer
    08/19/1896 Walter Lang, composer
    08/19/1902 Ogden Nash, Rye NY, humorous poet (I'm a Stranger Here Myself) 08/19/1902 Vladimir M Kirsjon, Russian playwright [NS]
    08/19/1903 Claude Dauphin, Corbell France, actor (April in Paris, Deported) 08/19/1903 James Gould Cozzens, US, novelist (1949 Pulitzer-Guard of Honor) 08/19/1905 Fitzhugh Lee, US pilot/vice-admiral (WW II, Navy Cross)
    08/19/1905 Jacques de Menasce, composer
    08/19/1906 Philo T Farnsworth, Beaver Utah, inventor (electronic TV) 08/19/1907 June Collyer, NYC, actress (June-Stu Erwin Show)
    08/19/1907 Thurston Morton, (Sen-Ky, 1957-1969)
    08/19/1907 Zygmunt Mycielsky, composer
    08/19/1909 Jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds) 08/19/1913 Walter B Jones, (Rep-D-NC, 1966-92)
    08/19/1914 Fumio Hayasaka, composer
    08/19/1915 Lardner Ring Jr, Chicago, screenwriter (Woman of the Year) 08/19/1916 Marie Wilson, Anaheim Calif, actress (My Friend Irma)
    08/19/1919 Malcolm Forbes, publisher (Forbes Magazine)
    08/19/1920 Lucila English-Boskaljon, Cura‡ao painter
    08/19/1920 Paul Kont, composer
    08/19/1921 Gene Roddenberry, executive producer (Star Trek)
    08/19/1921 Philip A Potter, Dominica sec-gen World council of Churches 08/19/1923 Erik Aalb‘k Jensen, Danish vicar/author (Perleports)
    08/19/1924 William Marshall, Gary Ind, actor (Blacula, Something of Value) 08/19/1927 James T Broyhill, (Sen-R-NC, 1986)
    08/19/1930 D[avid] G[uy] Compton, UK, sci-fi author (Synthajoy, Radio Plays) 08/19/1931 Willie Shoemaker, jockey (In 1956 he won $2 million)
    08/19/1933 Debra Paget, actress (Anne of the Indies, Love Me Tender) 08/19/1934 Bill Cleary, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)
    08/19/1934 David F Durenberger, Minn, (Sen-R-MN, 1978- )
    08/19/1934 Renee Richards, [Richard Rankind], trans-sexual tennis player 08/19/1935 Bobby Richardson, SC, 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)
    08/19/1935 F Story Musgrave, Boston, MD/astronaut (STS 6, 51-F, 33, 44, 61) 08/19/1938 Diana Muldaur, actress (McCloud, Star Trek Next Generation, LA Law) 08/19/1938 Valentin Mankin, USSR, finn class yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1968) 08/19/1939 Ginger [Peter] Baker, England, drummer (Cream-White Room) 08/19/1940 Jill St John, [Oppenheim], LA Calif, actress (Diamonds are Forever) 08/19/1940 Johnny Nash, Houston, Tx, rocker (I Can See Clearly Now)
    08/19/1943 Billy J Kramer, Liverpool, rocker (The Dakotas-Bad to Me) 08/19/1943 Diana Muldaur, NYC, actress (McCloud, Survivors, Hizzoner) 08/19/1944 Eddy Raven, Lafayette La, country singer (Right Hand Man) 08/19/1944 Samuel J de Bear, S Afr vicar/underminister of Education
    08/19/1945 Ian Gillian, heavy metal rocker (Deep Purple-Knocking at Backdoor) 08/19/1946 Charles F Bolden Jr, Columbia SC, astronaut (STS 61C, 31, 45, 60) 08/19/1947 Gerald McRaney, Collins Miss, actor (Simon & Simon, Major Dad) 08/19/1949 Bill Clinton, Pres (D, 1993- )
    08/19/1951 John Deacon, British pop guitarist (Queen-Somebody to Love) 08/19/1951 Randi Oakes, Randalia Iowa, actress (Officer Bonnie Clark-CHiPs) 08/19/1952 Jonathan Frakes, actor (Commander William T Riker-Star Trek Next Gen
    08/19/1953 Johan F de Leeuw, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)
    08/19/1955 Peter Gallagher, actor (Player, Summer Lovers, Dreamchild) 08/19/1956 Adam Arkin, Bkln, actor (Busting Loose, Pearl, Northern Exposure) 08/19/1956 Cindy Nelson, US, skier (Olympic-bronze-1976)
    08/19/1957 Darby Hinton, Santa Monica Calif, actor (Israel-Daniel Boone) 08/19/1959 Steve Grimmett, heavy metal rocker
    08/19/1960 Ron Darling, Hawaii, baseball pitcher (NY Mets)
    08/19/1962 Valerie Kaprisky, Paris France, actress (Breathless, Public Woman) 08/19/1963 Joey Tempest, rocker (Europe-The Final Countdown)
    08/19/1963 John Stamos, Cypress Calif, actor (General Hospital, Full House) 08/19/1965 Kevin Dillon, actor (Heaven Help Us, Remote Control, Platoon) 08/19/1967 Jason Starsky, son of Beatle Ringo
    08/19/1967 Tabitha Soren, San Antonio Texas, MTV reporter (This Week in Rock) 08/19/1969 Christian Slater, actor (Legend of Billie Jean)
    08/19/1970 Matthew L Perry, actor (Chazz Russell-2nd Chance, Sydney) 08/19/1971 Tricia Ann Luedtke, Oostburg Wisc, Miss Wisc-America-1991


    Deaths:

    08/19/ 14 -BC- Caesar August, [Octavianus], 1st emperor of Rome, dies at 76 08/19/ 440 Sixtus III, Italian Pope (432-40), dies
    08/19/1493 Frederick III of Innsbruck, German Emperor (1440-1493), dies at 77 08/19/1580 Andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71
    08/19/1601 Michael the Brave, ruler of Turkey, dies
    08/19/1691 Mustafa K”prl, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle
    08/19/1699 Jos‚ Saenz d'aguirre, Spanish cardinal, dies at 69
    08/19/1744 Carlo Arrigoni, composer, dies at 46
    08/19/1780 Bernhard Haltenberger, composer, dies at 32
    08/19/1795 Friedrich Hartmann Graf, composer, dies at 67
    08/19/1812 Vincenzp Righini, composer, dies at 56
    08/19/1813 Johann Carl Friedrich Rellstab, composer, dies at 54
    08/19/1813 Josef Blazej Smrcek, composer, dies at 61
    08/19/1822 Melchor Lopez Jimenez, composer, dies at 62
    08/19/1851 Gioseffo Catrufo, composer, dies at 80
    08/19/1872 Eugene-Prosper Prevost, composer, dies at 63
    08/19/1881 Joseph Labitzky, composer, dies at 79
    08/19/1889 Jean MMPA de Villiers de l'isle-Adam, French writer (Axel), dies at
    08/19/1891 Gestur P lsson, Icelandic writer (Verdandi, Ritsafn), dies at 38 08/19/1892 Frantisek Zdenek Xavier Alois Skuhersky, composer, dies at 62 08/19/1909 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies 08/19/1912 Alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
    08/19/1922 Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
    08/19/1929 Sergei P Diaghilev, Russia, dance master (Imperial Ballet), dies at
    08/19/1936 Federico Garc¡a Lorca, Spanish poet/composer, dies
    08/19/1944 Gnther von Kluge, German field marshal, commits suicide
    08/19/1944 Henry J Wood, English conductor (My Life of Music, Proms), dies at 7
    08/19/1947 Earnest Laqueur, chemist/psychologist (sexual hormones), dies 08/19/1954 Alcide de Gasperi, Italian premier (1945..53), dies at 73 08/19/1959 Jacob Epstein, US/English sculptor/painter, dies at 78
    08/19/1962 Kerstin Hesselgren, 1st woman in Swedish parliament, dies at 90 08/19/1967 Carl W de Vries, lawyer (Great grandfather king), dies at 84 08/19/1967 Isaac Deutscher, Polish/Eng historian (Stalin-biography), dies at 60
    08/19/1974 ... Davies, US ambassador on Cyprus, murdered
    08/19/1976 Jeno Kenessey, composer, dies at 70
    08/19/1977 Groucho Martin, NYC, comedian (Marx Bros), dies in LA at 86 08/19/1986 Hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79 08/19/1986 Jacob AW Civilian, Dutch soc-dem party chairman, dies at 81 08/19/1990 Ben Rutgers Van de Loeff-Basenau, children's book writer, dies 08/19/1992 Feliks Arons, director/actor, dies
    08/19/1993 Lucinda Ballard, US costume designer/wife of Howard Dietz, dies at 9


    Significant Events:

    08/19/ 440 St Sixtus III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/19/1071 Battle at Manzikert: Seldjuken sultan Alp Arslan beats Byzantine Kin
    08/19/1099 Crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon
    08/19/1263 King James I or Argon censors Hebrew writings
    08/19/1493 Maximilian I of Austria becomes Roman Catholic German emperor 08/19/1627 Prince Frederik Henry conquerors fort Groenlo
    08/19/1698 Russian czar Peter the Great begins term
    08/19/1702 -24] Battle at Santa Marta Venz: English fleet beet French 08/19/1787 W Herschel discovers Enceladus, a moon of Saturn
    08/19/1791 Benjamin Banneker published his 1st Almanac
    08/19/1812 US warship Constitution defeats British warship Guerriere 08/19/1816 Java again in Dutch hands
    08/19/1821 Failed liberal coup against French King Louis XVIII
    08/19/1826 Canada Co chartered to colonize Upper Canada (Ontario)
    08/19/1836 HMS Beagle anchors at Angra Azores
    08/19/1849 NY Herald reports gold discovery in California
    08/19/1861 Confederacy Congress allies with govt of MI
    08/19/1864 2nd day of battle at Globe Tavern, Virginia
    08/19/1882 J Palisa discovers asteroid #228 Agathe
    08/19/1888 1st beauty contest (Spa, Belgium), 18 yr old West Indian wins 08/19/1890 A Charlois discovers asteroid #296 Phaetusa
    08/19/1891 William Huggins describes astronomical application of spectrum 08/19/1893 A Charlois discovers asteroid #372 Palma
    08/19/1903 Phillies suffer record 9th straight posponed game
    08/19/1905 Russian tsar installs 'Imperial Duma', without legislative powers 08/19/1909 Indianapolis 500 race track opens
    08/19/1913 Frenchman P‚goud makes 1st parachute jump in Europe
    08/19/1914 German army executed 150 Belgians by firing squad
    08/19/1915 Rationing laws go into effect in Netherlands
    08/19/1917 Sunday benefit baseball game at Polo Grounds results in John 08/19/1917 McGraw & Christy Mathewson's arrest for violating Blue laws 08/19/1919 Afghanistan declares independence from UK
    08/19/1933 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1289 Kutaissi
    08/19/1934 Helen Hull Jacobs win US Lawn Tennis Association
    08/19/1934 Hitler elected Fhrer (95.7% of German voters)
    08/19/1934 Paul Runyan wins PGA golf tournament
    08/19/1935 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1634 Ndola
    08/19/1936 Trial against Ljev Kamenev & Grigori Zinovjev because of 'Trotskyism
    08/19/1936 opens in Moscow
    08/19/1938 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1469 Linzia
    08/19/1939 37.6 cm rainfall at Tuckerton, NJ (state record)
    08/19/1942 1st American offensive in Pacific in WW2, Guadalcanal, Solomon Is 08/19/1942 4,000 Canadian & British soldiers killed raiding Dieppe, France 08/19/1942 Allied commandos attack Dieppe (1st allied assault on occupied area)
    08/19/1942 Gen Paulus orders German 6th force to overthrow Stalingrad 08/19/1943 Belgian church excommunicates nazi L‚on Degrelle
    08/19/1943 US air raid on German bases at Gilze-Queries/Vlissingen
    08/19/1944 Last Japanese troops driven out of India
    08/19/1944 Nazi's give parts of Paris to R‚sistance
    08/19/1944 Paris police strike against nazi occupiers
    08/19/1944 Polish 1st Division occupiers Hill 262 (Mont Ormel), Normandy 08/19/1944 US 15th Army corp occupies Mantes-Gassicourt at Paris
    08/19/1944 US 90th/Polish 1st Division occupy Chambois Normandy
    08/19/1947 J Arens & D van Villages synthetises vitamin A
    08/19/1950 ABC begins Saturday morning kid shows (Animal Clinic & Acrobat Ranch
    08/19/1951 Bill Veeck (Browns) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7' midget, to pinch-hit 08/19/1954 Ralph J Bunche named undersecretary of UN
    08/19/1955 32.4 cm rainfall at Burlington, Connecticut (state record) 08/19/1955 Hurricane Diane kills 200 & 1st billion $ damage storm (N.E. US) 08/19/1957 NY Giants vote to move their franchise to SF in 1958
    08/19/1957 US Major David Simons reaches 30,933m in a balloon
    08/19/1958 NAACP Youth Council begin sit-ins at Oklahoma City Lunch counters 08/19/1959 Doctor X beats Wilber Snyder in Omaha, to become NWA wrestling champ
    08/19/1959 Satellite Discoverer 6 launched into polar orbit
    08/19/1960 Francis Gary Powers convicted of spying by USSR (U-2 incident) 08/19/1960 Sputnik 5 carries 2 dogs, 3 mice into orbit (later recovered alive) 08/19/1961 US vice-president Lyndon B Johnson visits West Berlin
    08/19/1962 Homer Blancos plays finest round in golf, shooting a 55
    08/19/1963 NAACP Youth Council begins sit-ins at lunch counters, Oklahoma City 08/19/1964 Communication satellite Syncom 3 launched
    08/19/1965 Auschwitz trials end
    08/19/1965 Cincinnati Red Jim Maloney 2nd no-hitter of year beats Chic Cubs, 1-
    08/19/1966 Earthquake strikes Varko Turkey: 2,400 killed
    08/19/1966 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #1789 Dobrovolsky
    08/19/1967 Beatles' 'All You Need is Love,' single goes #1
    08/19/1969 Chicago Cub Ken Holtzman no-hits Atlanta Braves, 3-0
    08/19/1973 Pirate World Music Radio (Holland) closes down after 10 years 08/19/1976 Pres Gerald R Ford won Republican pres nomination at KC convention 08/19/1978 422 die in an arson fire at a movie theater in Iran
    08/19/1978 Fire in movie theater kills 370 in Abadan Iran
    08/19/1979 Crew of Soyuz 32 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 34 aft 175 d flight 08/19/1980 Saudi Arabian Lockhead Tristar crashes on landing at Riyadh, 301 die
    08/19/1981 2 US Navy F-14 jet fighters shoot down 2 Soviet-built Libyan SU-22 08/19/1982 Renaldo Nehemiah of US sets record for 110 m hurdles, 12.93 sec 08/19/1982 Soyuz T-7 launched, Svetlana Savtiskaya 2nd woman in space 08/19/1982 Z Vavrova discovers asteroid #2781
    08/19/1983 LSU footballer Billy Cannon sentenced to 5 yrs for counterfeiting 08/19/1984 Lee Trevino wins PGA
    08/19/1984 Republican convention in Houston nominates Ronald Reagan for pres 08/19/1985 Japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei
    08/19/1988 Iran-Iraq begin a cease-fire in their 8-year-old war (11 PM EDT) 08/19/1988 Muang Muang succeeds Gen Sein Lwin as pres of Burma
    08/19/1988 NY Rangers sign ex-Canadien great Guy LaFluer
    08/19/1989 Tadeusz Mazowiecki, elected 1st non-communmist president of Poland 08/19/1990 NY Yankee Kevin Mass is quickest to reach 14 HRs (approx 128 at bat)
    08/19/1991 Janajev & KGB coup in Russia deposes Mikhail Gorbachev
    08/19/1993 Actress Kim Basinger weds actor Alec Baldwin
    08/19/1993 Dow Jones hits record high of 3612.13
    08/19/1993 Mattel & Fisher Price toys merge
    08/19/1993 Sally Gunnell runs lady world record 400m hurdles (52.74')

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Thu Aug 19 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/20/1517 Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, cardinal/viceroy of Naples (1571-75) 08/20/1561 Jacopo Peri, composer
    08/20/1601 Pierre de Fermat, French lawyer/mathematician
    08/20/1625 Thomas Corneille, French playwright
    08/20/1637 Cornelis Van Aerssen, marquis of Chƒtillon/governor of Suriname 08/20/1665 Bernardus Smijtegelt, vicar (Gekrookte Reed)
    08/20/1666 Alphonse d' Eve, composer
    08/20/1710 Thomas Simpson, English mathematician (rules of Simpson)
    08/20/1720 Bernard de Bury, composer
    08/20/1756 Bernardo Bittoni, composer
    08/20/1764 Charles F Bentinck, minister of Colonization
    08/20/1778 Bernardo O'Higgins, won independence for Chile
    08/20/1779 Freiherr J”ns J Berzelius, Swedish chemist (atomic weight) 08/20/1785 Oliver Hazard Perry, US Naval hero ('We have met the enemy') 08/20/1788 Jose Bernardo Alcedo, composer
    08/20/1799 Heinrich WA Freiherr von Gagern, German liberal politician 08/20/1802 Cadwalader Ringgold, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1867 08/20/1811 Gilman Marston, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1890 08/20/1820 Adolfe Louis Eugene Fetis, composer
    08/20/1824 Absalom Baird, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1905 08/20/1827 Charles TH Coster, Belgian literary (L‚gendes d'ulenspiegel) 08/20/1827 Josef Strauss, composer
    08/20/1832 Thaddeus Sobieski Constantine Lowe, inventor, died in 1913 08/20/1833 Benjamin Harrison, North Bend Ohio, (R) 23rd Pres (1889-1893) 08/20/1842 Juliaan de Vriendt, Flemish painter
    08/20/1860 Raymond Poincar‚, France, president/PM (1912)
    08/20/1873 Eliel Saarinen, Finland, architect (GM Tech Institute, Mich) 08/20/1873 William Henry Bell, composer
    08/20/1881 Edgar Albert Guest, Detroit Mich, poet/newspaperman
    08/20/1881 Nikolay Yakovlevich Myaskovsky, composer
    08/20/1885 Dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti orfici)
    08/20/1886 Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung) 08/20/1888 George Sklavos, composer
    08/20/1889 Witold Friemann, composer
    08/20/1890 H P Lovecraft, US, Gothic novelist (At the Mountains of Madness) 08/20/1897 Tarjei Vesaas, Norse author (Det Store Spelet)
    08/20/1898 G Kraus, director Santpoort (Insanity in Netherlands)
    08/20/1898 Leopold Infeld, Polish nuclear physicist (Whom the God's Love) 08/20/1901 Salvatore Quasimodo, Italy, poet/critic/translator (Nobel 1959) 08/20/1904 Jap [Jacob AW] Burger, chairman (PvdA)
    08/20/1905 Jack [Weldon J] Teagarden, US trombonist/actor (Meet Band Leaders) 08/20/1907 Alan Reed, NYC, actor (Mr Adams & Eve/voice (Fred Flintstone) 08/20/1907 Shirley Booth, NYC, actress (Hazel-Hazel, A Touch of Grace) 08/20/1908 Alfonso Lopez, baseball player (AL Manager of the year 1959) 08/20/1910 Eero Saarinen, Finnish/US architect (IBM Building, MIT Chapel) 08/20/1911 Ronald Udell, England, production designer (Pinewood Studios) 08/20/1912 Philip Kapleau, founder (Rochester Zen Center in New Haven) 08/20/1914 Kitei Sohn, Korean marathon runner/coach (Olympic-gold-1936) 08/20/1920 Istv n Sziv¢s, Hungary, water polo player (Olympic-gold-1976) 08/20/1921 Jacqueline Susann, Phila Pa, author (Valley of the Dolls) 08/20/1931 Bernhard Becher, photographer (industrialist builder 19th/20th) 08/20/1931 Don King, boxing promoter, shocking hairstyle
    08/20/1933 Don Fuqua, (Rep-D-FL, 1963-86)
    08/20/1933 George J Mitchell, (Sen-D-ME, 1980- /Senate Whip 1989- ) 08/20/1933 Larry Robideaux, horse trainer
    08/20/1935 Charles Shere, composer
    08/20/1935 Justin Tubb, San Antonio Tx, country singer (Grand Ole Opry) 08/20/1935 YY Malone, US soul singer (It's a shame)
    08/20/1937 Corrie E Moret-de Jong, Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (CDA)
    08/20/1937 George Thoma, German FR, cross country ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1960
    08/20/1938 Jean-Loup Jaques Marie Chretien, France, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-6, TM-7)
    08/20/1940 Sam Melville, Utah, actor (Mike Danko-Rookies, Roughnecks) 08/20/1941 Slobodan Milocevic, premier Serbia
    08/20/1941 William H Gray III, Baton Rouge La, (Rep-D-PA, 1978- )
    08/20/1942 Hans-Joachim Klein, German FR, 100m swimmer (Olympic-bronze-1964) 08/20/1942 Isaac Hayes, composer (Shaft)
    08/20/1943 Robert Plant, rocker (Led Zeppelin-Stairway to Heaven)
    08/20/1944 Graig Nettles, 3rd baseman (NY Yankees, SD Padres, Cleve Indians) 08/20/1944 Rajiv Gandhi, PM of India (1984- )
    08/20/1946 Connie Chung, TV newscaster (NBC, CBS)
    08/20/1948 Robert Plans, English rock vocalist (Led Zeppelin-Whole Lotta Love) 08/20/1951 Greg[ory] [Dale] Bear, US, sci-fi author (2 Hugos, Eon, Eternity) 08/20/1951 Svetlana Oktyabrevna Omelchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
    08/20/1952 John Hiatt, US singer/songwriter
    08/20/1952 Rudy Gatlin, Olney Tx, country singer (Gatlin Bros-Broken Lady) 08/20/1953 Peter Horton, Bellevue Wash, actor (Gary-30 Something)
    08/20/1954 William Quinn Buckner, Phoenix Ill, basketballer (Olympic-gold-1976)
    08/20/1955 Jay Acovone, Mahopac NY, actor (Det Rado-Hollywood Beat)
    08/20/1955 Rob Wied˜k, singer (Bob Color)
    08/20/1956 Joan Allen, US, actress (Peggy Sue Got Married, Tucker, In Country) 08/20/1957 Cindy Nicholas, Canada, swimmer, swam English Channel 19 times 08/20/1957 Jim 'Bullseye' Bowen, British TV game show host
    08/20/1958 Lenny Henry, British comedian (3 of a Kind)
    08/20/1959 Richard DeStasio, horse trainer
    08/20/1960 Elizabeth Alda, daughter of Alan Alda, actress (Beth-Four Seasons) 08/20/1960 Troy Young, horse trainer
    08/20/1961 Linda Mantz, NYC, actress (Frankie-Dorothy)
    08/20/1961 Rick Rael, heavy metal rocker
    08/20/1964 Giuseppe Giannini, Rome Italy, soccer player (Rome A Team) 08/20/1965 Joe Durigon, jockey
    08/20/1966 Courtney Gibbs, Miss USA (1988)/actress (Baywatch)
    08/20/1969 Francisco Torres, jockey
    08/20/1971 Ke Huy Quan, Saigon Vietnam, actor (Sam-Together We Stand) 08/20/1979 Frank J Guarini, (Rep-D-NJ, 1979- )
    08/20/1980 Corey Carrier, actor (Young Indiana Jones)


    Deaths:

    08/20/ 984 John XIV, [Petrus Canepanova], Italian Pope (983-84), dies 08/20/1153 Bernard[us] van Clairvaux, French saint, dies
    08/20/1384 Geert Great, [Gerardus Magnus], theologist (Get˜denboek), dies 08/20/1538 Aefgen Listinck, wederdoopster, burned at stake
    08/20/1672 Cornelis de Witt, statesman, lynched
    08/20/1672 Johan de Witt, advisor of Holland, lynched
    08/20/1679 Jacob Alting, theologist, dies at 60
    08/20/1799 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37
    08/20/1804 Charles Floyd, only fatality of the Lewis & Clark Expedition 08/20/1813 Johann Baptist Vanhal, composer, dies at 74
    08/20/1823 Pius VII, [Luigi B Chiaramonti], Pope (1800-23), dies at 83 08/20/1825 Richard Wainwright, composer, dies at 68
    08/20/1854 Friedrich WJ von Schelling, German philosopher, dies at 79 08/20/1856 Philipp Jakob Riotte, composer, dies at 80
    08/20/1864 Daniel Chaplin, US Union brig-general, dies
    08/20/1864 John H Kelly, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 24 08/20/1885 Edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market), dies 08/20/1908 Louis Varney, composer, dies at 64
    08/20/1910 Arthur Coquard, composer, dies at 64
    08/20/1912 William Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies 08/20/1914 Pius X, [Giuseppe M Sarto], Pope (1903-14), dies
    08/20/1915 Paul Ehrlich, Germ geneologist (Chemotherapy, Nobel 1908), dies in 6
    08/20/1917 JFW Adolf Ritter von Baeyer, German chemist (Nobel 1905), dies 08/20/1931 Waldemar von Baussnern, composer, dies at 64
    08/20/1932 Emille-Louis-Victor Mathieu, composer, dies at 87
    08/20/1932 Paul Keller, German writer (Vergrabenes Gut), dies at 59
    08/20/1932 Tadeusz Joteyko, composer, dies at 60
    08/20/1935 Otakar Ostrcil, composer, dies at 56
    08/20/1940 Leon Trotsky, Russian revolutionary, icepicked by Frank Jackson 08/20/1947 Franz VM Cumont, Belgian religious historian, dies at 79
    08/20/1948 David John de Lloyd, composer, dies at 65
    08/20/1952 Kurt Schumacher, German politician/chairman (SPD), dies
    08/20/1960 Rudolf Moser, composer, dies at 68
    08/20/1961 Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Arctic explorer, dies at 82
    08/20/1968 Earl Sande, US jockey (Kentucky Derby), dies at 69
    08/20/1970 Hildo Krop, modernistic sculptor, dies at 86
    08/20/1978 Ivan Jirko, composer, dies at 51
    08/20/1978 Petros John Petridis, composer, dies at 86
    08/20/1980 Otto Frank, father of Anne Frank, dies at 91
    08/20/1982 Ulla Jacobsson, Swedish actress, dies in Vienna at 53 of bone cancer
    08/20/1983 Kerwin Duinmeijer, Antillean boy, murder by racist at 15
    08/20/1984 Jan RetŠl, Dutch actor (Niet Tevergeefs, Dorp aam Rivier), dies at 6
    08/20/1985 Harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists 08/20/1986 Donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76
    08/20/1986 Thad Jones, jazz trumpeter, dies of cancer at 63
    08/20/1986 Walter Brooke, actor (DA Scanlon-Green Hornet), dies at 71 08/20/1990 Marc Turfkru˜er, Flemish movie journalist/writer, dies
    08/20/1991 Lenore Strunsky Gershwin, widow of Ira Gershwin, dies at 90 08/20/1993 Bernard Delfgaauw, philosopher (Johnson murderer!), dies at 80


    Significant Events:

    08/20/ 2 Venus-Jupiter in conjunction-Star of Bethlehem(?)
    08/20/ 573 Gregory of Tours selected bishop of Tours
    08/20/ 636 Battle at Yarmuk: Moslems beat Byzantines
    08/20/1191 Crusaders King Richard I kills 3,000 muslims in Akko
    08/20/1566 Iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
    08/20/1604 Spanish garrison of Lock surrenders to Earl Mauritius
    08/20/1619 1st Black slaves brought by Dutch to colony of Jamestown Virginia 08/20/1648 Battle of Lens
    08/20/1781 George Washington begins to move his troops south to fight Cornwalli
    08/20/1794 Gen Mad Anthony Wayne routes Indians at Fallen Timbers, Ohio 08/20/1852 Steamer 'Atlantic' collided with fishing boat, sinks with 250 aboard
    08/20/1856 Wilberforce University established in Ohio
    08/20/1861 Skirmish at Jonesboro MI
    08/20/1864 8th/last day of battle at Deep Bottom Run Va (about 3900 casualties)
    08/20/1865 Pres Johnson proclaims an end to 'insurrection' in Tx
    08/20/1866 Pres Andrew Johnson formally declares Civil War over
    08/20/1879 Govt Kappe˜ne of Coppello resigns
    08/20/1895 Start of Sherlock Holmes 'Adventure of Norwood Builder' (BG) 08/20/1896 Dial telephone patented
    08/20/1901 Fawcett committee visits Mafeking concentration camp in Cape Colony 08/20/1908 A Kopff discovers asteroids #669 Kypria & #670 Ottegebe
    08/20/1908 Congo Free State becomes Belgian Congo
    08/20/1910 US supported opposition brings down Madriz in Nicaragua
    08/20/1912 Plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
    08/20/1912 Wash Senator Carl Cushion no-hits Cleve Indians, 2-0 in 6 innings 08/20/1913 1st pilot to parachute from an aircraft (Adolphe P‚goud-France) 08/20/1913 Piotr Nesterow 1st flight (Kiev Ukraine)
    08/20/1914 -21] German General von Blow executes 211 Belgians
    08/20/1914 -24] Battle of Bounderies: Lorraine, Ardennen, Sambre & Meuse, Mons 08/20/1914 Battle at Gumbinnen, East-Prussia: Russian beat Germans
    08/20/1914 Battle at Morhange: German troops chase French, killing 1000s 08/20/1914 Bavarian troops kill 50 inhabitants of Nomeny France
    08/20/1914 German forces occupy Brussels, Belgium during WW I
    08/20/1915 Italy declares war on Turkey
    08/20/1918 Britain opens offensive on Western front during WW I
    08/20/1920 1st US coml radio, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit began daily broadcasting 08/20/1920 Allen Woodring wins Oympic 200 m dash wearing borrowed shoes 08/20/1920 Preliminary meeting in Akron to form American Pro Football League 08/20/1922 1st world championship athletics for women, held in Paris 08/20/1923 London harbor strike ends
    08/20/1925 WJR-AM in Detroit MI begins radio transmissions
    08/20/1926 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia
    08/20/1929 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward completed 08/20/1930 Dumont's 1st TV broadcast for home reception (NYC)
    08/20/1930 E Skvortsov discovers asteroid #1381 Danubia
    08/20/1935 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1474 Beira
    08/20/1935 Milt coup by General Pons & president Ibarra in Ecuador
    08/20/1939 1st black bowling league formed (National Bowling Assoc)
    08/20/1939 Russ offensive under gen Zjoekov against Jap invasion in Mongolia 08/20/1940 Leon Trotsky, assassinated in Mexico City by Stalin agents, dies 8/2
    08/20/1942 Dim-out regulations implemented in SF
    08/20/1944 'Anna Lucasta,' opens on Broadway
    08/20/1944 Gen de Gaulle returns to France
    08/20/1944 Russian offensive at Jassy & Kisjinev
    08/20/1945 Robert Hamilton wins PGA golf tournament
    08/20/1945 Russian troops occupy Harbin & Mukden
    08/20/1945 Tommy Brown, Bkln Dodger becomes youngest HR hitter (17)
    08/20/1947 Turner Caldwell in D-558-I sets aircraft speed record, 1131 kph 08/20/1948 US expels Soviet Consul General in New York, Jacob Lomakin 08/20/1949 78,382 watch White Sox play Indians at Cleveland
    08/20/1949 Hungary (Magyar People's Republic) accepts constitution
    08/20/1952 Stalin meets Chou Enlai
    08/20/1953 General Fazlollah Zahedi arrests premier Mossadeq of Persia 08/20/1953 Russia publicly acknowledges hydrogen bomb test detonation 08/20/1955 1st airplane to exceed 1800 mph (2897 kph)-HA Hanes, Palmdale Ca 08/20/1955 Hundreds killed in anti-French rioting in Morocco & Algeria 08/20/1956 Republicans convene at Cow Palace
    08/20/1957 Chic White Sox Bob Keegan no-hits Wash Senators, 6-0
    08/20/1957 USAAF ballon breaks an altitude record at 102,000' (310,896 m) 08/20/1957 White Sox Bob Keegan no-hits Senators 6-0
    08/20/1958 Dale Long becomes 1st major league lefty catcher in 52 years 08/20/1958 Detroit Tiger Jim Bunning no-hits Boston Red Sox, 3-0
    08/20/1959 Belgium shortens conscription to 12 months
    08/20/1960 Senegal breaks from Mali federation; declaring independence 08/20/1960 USSR recovers 2 dogs; 1st living organisms to return from space 08/20/1961 Phillies set then dubious record of 23 straight loses
    08/20/1964 LBJ signs anti-poverty measure totaling nearly $1 billion 08/20/1964 President Johnson signs Economic Opportunity Act
    08/20/1965 Rolling Stones release 'Satisfaction' (their 1st #1 US hit) 08/20/1966 Crimean Astrophysical Obs discovers asteroid #2406 Orelskaya 08/20/1968 650,000 Warsaw Pact troops invade Czechoslovakia
    08/20/1969 69 cm rainfall in Nelson Co., Virginia (state record)
    08/20/1971 FBI begins covert investigation of journalist Daniel Schorr 08/20/1971 M Antal discovers asteroid #1807 Slovakia
    08/20/1974 Nelson Rockefeller becomes VP
    08/20/1974 Nolan Ryan pitch measured at record 161.6 kph (100.4 mph) 08/20/1975 Il-62 crashes south of Damascus, Syria, killing 126
    08/20/1975 Viking 1 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
    08/20/1977 NASA launches Voyager 2 towards Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune 08/20/1978 Gunmen open fire on an Israeli El Al Airline bus in London 08/20/1978 Mark Vinchesi of Amherst Mass keeps a frisbee aloft 15.2 seconds 08/20/1979 India premier Charan Singh resigns
    08/20/1979 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3618
    08/20/1979 Singer Vikki Carr & Michael Nilsson wed
    08/20/1980 NY Yankee Bob Watson hits Seattle Kingdome speaker, 2nd straight day
    08/20/1980 Reinhold Messner of Italy is 1st to solo ascent Mt Everest 08/20/1982 C & E Shoemaker discover asteroids #3025 Higson & #3225 Hoag 08/20/1982 Don Lever becomes 1st captain of NJ Devils
    08/20/1982 US marines land in Beirut Lebanon
    08/20/1985 1st NL pitcher to strike out 200+ in 1st 2 seasons (Dwight Gooden) 08/20/1985 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3455 Kristensen
    08/20/1985 Israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of US
    08/20/1985 Libya throws out 1000s Tunisian/Egyptian gas workers
    08/20/1986 Mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dea
    08/20/1986 Phils Don Carmen perfect game bid is broken in 9th
    08/20/1988 6.5 earthquake strikes India/Nepal, 1,000s killed
    08/20/1988 Yordanka Donkova of Bulgaria sets 100m hurdle woman's record (12.21)
    08/20/1989 Said Aouita runs world record 3000 m (7:29.45)
    08/20/1990 George Steinbrenner steps down as NY Yankee owner
    08/20/1990 Iraq moves Western hostages to military installations (human shields
    08/20/1990 NY Yankee Kevin Mass is quickest to reach 15 HRs (approx 132 at bat)
    08/20/1991 Estonia declares it's independence from USSR
    08/20/1992 Rocker Sting weds Trudie Styler
    08/20/1993 Colin Jackson runs world record 110m hurdles (12.91)
    08/20/1993 Howard Stern is fired from WLUP-AM, Chicago

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/21/1165 Philip II Augustus, 1st great Capetian king of France (1179-1223) 08/21/1567 Fran‡ois de Sales, French bishop of Genevea/writer/saint
    08/21/1579 Henri II, Duke de Rohan-Gi‚, French hugenot leader
    08/21/1642 Johann Friedrich Treiber, composer
    08/21/1643 Afonso VI, king of Portugal (1656-67) (mentally ill)
    08/21/1660 Hubert Gautier, engineer, wrote 1st book on bridge building 08/21/1689 Jose Pradas Gallen, composer
    08/21/1721 Lucretia W van Winter-Notice, poetess
    08/21/1751 Johann Georg Witthauer, composer
    08/21/1765 William IV, king of England (1830-37)
    08/21/1780 Jernej Kopitar, Slavic filmologist/censor (Slavic Grammar) 08/21/1789 Augustin-Louis, Baron Cauchy, French mathematician
    08/21/1798 Jules Michelet, French historian (History of France, L'Amour) 08/21/1801 Guillaume Groen van Princeterer, statesman/historian
    08/21/1806 Johannes Frederick Frohlich, composer
    08/21/1809 Francesco Schira, composer
    08/21/1810 Thomas Jefferson McKean, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/21/1821 William Barksdale, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1863 08/21/1824 John Sanford Mason, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1897 08/21/1825 Kate Fanny Loder, composer
    08/21/1829 Otto Goldschmidt, composer
    08/21/1847 Arthur T Verhaegen, Belgian worker's union leader
    08/21/1852 Benedetto Junck, composer
    08/21/1871 Leonid N Andrejev, Russian journalist/writer (Red Laugh)
    08/21/1872 Aubrey Beardsley, England, artist (Salome)
    08/21/1874 Herman A van Karnebeek, minister of Foreign affairs (1918-27) 08/21/1875 Maurice Lippens, Belgian earl/minister/governor of Congo
    08/21/1880 Johan H Westerveld, leader OD (Order Service) WW II
    08/21/1890 Bill Henry, SF Calif, newscaster (Who Said That?)
    08/21/1893 Lili Boulanger, composer
    08/21/1896 Raymond Herreman, Flemish writer (Rose of Jericho)
    08/21/1896 Roark Bradford, writer/humorist (Ol' Man Adan an' His Chillun) 08/21/1902 Renato Fasano, composer
    08/21/1903 Yannis Constantinidis, composer
    08/21/1904 William 'Count' Basie, Red Bank NJ, jazz musician (Blazing Saddles) 08/21/1906 Friz Freleng, animator (Bugs Bunny-Emmy 1982)
    08/21/1906 Joachim Homs, composer
    08/21/1907 Dr Roy K Marshall, Glen Carbon Ill, TV scientist (Nature of Things) 08/21/1909 C Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) 08/21/1909 Jon William Jr Haussermann, composer
    08/21/1913 Cornelius Johnson, LA Calif, high jumper (Olympic-gold-1936) 08/21/1915 Jack Weston, [Morris Weinstein], Cleveland, actor (4 Seasons, Rad) 08/21/1920 Christopher R Milne, son of Alan A Milne (Winnie the Pooh) 08/21/1921 Nancy Kulp, Harrisburg Pa, actress (Jane-Beverly Hillbillies) 08/21/1923 Chris Shenkel, Biuppus Ind, sportscaster (Monday Night Fights) 08/21/1924 Gerald D Lascelles, under English princess Mary
    08/21/1926 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer
    08/21/1927 Wilhelm Jr Killmayer, composer
    08/21/1928 Gillian Sheen, England, foils (Olympic-gold-1956)
    08/21/1928 Zdenek Lukas, composer
    08/21/1929 Ahmed 'Kathy' Kathrada, leader of S Afr Communist Party
    08/21/1930 Margaret Rose, princess of England (Sister of Queen Elizabeth) 08/21/1931 Gregg Smith, composer
    08/21/1931 Nancy Hadley, LA Calif, actress (Love That Jill, Joey Bishop Show) 08/21/1933 Chris Schenkel, sportscaster (Boxing from St Nicholas Arena) 08/21/1933 Janet Baker, York England, mezzo-soprano (Owen Wingrave)
    08/21/1936 Mart Crowley, playwright (Boys in the Band)
    08/21/1936 Wilt Chamberlain, NBA great center (LA Laker, 5 time MVP) 08/21/1937 Robert Stone, US writer
    08/21/1938 Kenny Rogers, singer (Through the Years)/actor (Coward of the County
    08/21/1939 Clarence Williams III, NYC, actor (Mod Squad, 52 Pick Up, Purple Rai
    08/21/1939 Harold W Reid, Augusta County Va, singer (Statler Bros-Class of '57)
    08/21/1940 Robert Camac, horse trainer
    08/21/1944 Jackie DeShannon, Hazel Kentucky, singer (What the World Needs Now) 08/21/1945 Patty McCormack, Bkln NY, actress (Mama, Peck's Bad Girl, Ropers) 08/21/1946 Lev Alburt, USSR, International Chess Master (1976)
    08/21/1948 Taurean Black, actor (Hill Street Blues)
    08/21/1951 Bernhard Germeshausen, German DR, bobsled (Olympic-gold-1976, 80) 08/21/1951 Harry Smith, Indiana, TV host (CBS Morning Show)
    08/21/1953 Joe Strummer, [John Mellor], vocals/guitarist (Clash-Rock the Casbah
    08/21/1956 Kim Cattrall, Liverpool England, actress (Mannequin, Star Trek VI) 08/21/1957 Budgie, rocker (Siouxsie & the Banshees-Wild Thing)
    08/21/1957 Janice Thomas, WBL guard (NY Stars)
    08/21/1957 Kim Sledge, Phila, vocalist (Sister Sledge-We are Family) 08/21/1958 Dom Mamzi, horse trainer
    08/21/1959 Jim McMahon, NFL QB (Chicago Bears, SD Chargers, Phila Eagles) 08/21/1962 Matthew Broderick, actor (Ferris Buehler, Biloxi Blues)
    08/21/1967 Michael Bendetti, actor (Officer Tony McCann-21 Jump Street) 08/21/1968 Barbara Moore, Spokane WA, playmate (Dec, 1992)
    08/21/1979 David Osmond, Utah, vocalist (Osmond Boys)


    Deaths:

    08/21/1131 Boudew˜n II van Bourg, king of Jerusalem, dies
    08/21/1190 Godfried III, duke of Brabant (Grimbergse war), dies
    08/21/1245 Alexander van Hales, English scholar, dies
    08/21/1516 John III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland, dies at 78 08/21/1627 Jacques Mauduit, composer, dies at 69
    08/21/1629 Camillo Procaccini, Italian painter/etcher, dies
    08/21/1673 Isaac Sweers, Dutch fleet admiral/Civil rights activist, dies at 51 08/21/1673 John de Love I, vice-admiral, dies in sea battle at about 54 08/21/1723 Dimitrie Cantemir, composer, dies at 49
    08/21/1772 Alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29
    08/21/1772 Johann Andreas Joseph Giulini, composer, dies at 48
    08/21/1785 Jean B Pigalle, French sculptor (Child with Pigeon), dies 08/21/1812 Silverius Muller, composer, dies at 67
    08/21/1824 Santiago Ferrer, composer, dies at 62
    08/21/1856 Peter Joseph von Lindpaintner, composer, dies at 64
    08/21/1864 John Calhoun Sanders, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 24
    08/21/1888 Simon Vissering, Dutch minister of Finance (1879-81), dies at 70 08/21/1898 Nicola van Westerhout, composer, dies at 40
    08/21/1905 Jules Oppert, German Assyriologist (decodes characters), dies at 80 08/21/1921 Ernest Daudet, French writer (Mon frŠre et moi), dies
    08/21/1932 Frederick Corder, composer, dies at 80
    08/21/1935 Josef Cyril Sychra, composer, dies at 76
    08/21/1940 Leo Trotsky, dies at 62, wounds inflicted by assailant the day befor
    08/21/1940 Paul Juon, Russian/Swiss violinist/composer, dies at 68
    08/21/1942 Kiyoano Ichiki, Japanese colonel (WW II), dies
    08/21/1943 Henrik Pontoppidan, Danish writer (Peter Gelukkige, Nobel 1917), die
    08/21/1947 Ettore Bugatti, Italian/French car inventor, dies
    08/21/1949 Gerhard von Keussler, composer, dies at 75
    08/21/1951 Constantly Lambert, English composer/conductor/critic, dies at 45 08/21/1952 Isaac Sadeh, leader of Jewish commando forces, dies
    08/21/1958 Stevan Hristic, composer, dies at 73
    08/21/1958 Walter Schumann, choral director (Ford Show), dies at 44
    08/21/1964 Palmiro Togliatti, founder (Communist Italian Party)/min of Just, di
    08/21/1970 Timothy Mather Spelman, composer, dies at 79
    08/21/1971 George Jackson, US prisoner, shot to death at 29
    08/21/1977 Octavus L 'Octave' van Aerschot, actor (Scandal in Paris), dies at 8
    08/21/1978 Charles Eames, US chair manufacturer, dies at 71
    08/21/1981 Hermann Schey, German/Neth singer, dies at 85
    08/21/1982 Benigno S Aquino Jr, Philippines opposition leader, killed in Manila
    08/21/1982 Sobhuza II, king of Swaziland/Ngwane (1921-82), dies
    08/21/1983 Benigno S Aquino, Philippine politician, dies
    08/21/1988 Hans Gnther Adler, German writer, dies at 78
    08/21/1991 Wolfgang Hildesheimer, German/Swiss architect, dies
    08/21/1992 Theo van T˜n, Marxist/social-historian, dies at 65


    Significant Events:

    08/21/ 959 Erachus becomes bishop of Luik
    08/21/1321 160 Jews of Chincon France, burned at stake
    08/21/1560 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy
    08/21/1598 -22] Deed of Transfers proclaims Netherlands independence 08/21/1673 Sea battle at K˜kduin: De Ruyter defeats English & French fleet 08/21/1680 Pueblo Indians took possession of Santa F‚ from Spanish
    08/21/1831 Nat Turner slave revolt kills 55 (Southampton County, Virginia) 08/21/1841 John Hampson patents venetian blind
    08/21/1858 1st Lincoln-Douglas debate (Illinois)
    08/21/1863 Raid at Lawrence KS by William Quantrill
    08/21/1864 BBT Charleston, SC [->DEC 31]
    08/21/1864 Battle at Globe Tavern, Virginia, ends after 2500 casualties 08/21/1864 Battle of Grubbs Crossroads, KY
    08/21/1864 Battle of Summit Point, VA
    08/21/1864 Gen-major Nathan B Forrests assault on Memphis, Tennessee 08/21/1878 American Bar Association organizes at Sarasota, NY
    08/21/1883 Providence shuts out Phillies 28-0
    08/21/1887 Mighty (Dan) Casey struck-out in a game with NY Giants!
    08/21/1891 Dutch Mackay govt resigns
    08/21/1901 Joe McGinnity, suspended from NL for punching & spitting on an ump 08/21/1902 R H Frost discovers asteroid #505 Cava
    08/21/1912 Mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia 08/21/1914 Belgium: German troops occupy Tamines
    08/21/1914 French offensive in the Ardennen/Sambre
    08/21/1920 J Fowler Hutchison wins PGA golf tournament
    08/21/1922 Curly Lambeau & Green Bay Football Club granted NFL franchise 08/21/1926 White Sox Ted Lyons no hits Red Sox 6-0 in just 67 minutes at Fenway
    08/21/1927 4th Pan-African Congress meets (NYC)
    08/21/1929 Chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town 08/21/1930 Prohibition of Wieringermeer finished
    08/21/1931 Babe Ruth hits his 600th HR (Yanks beat Browns 11-7)
    08/21/1933 E Delporte discovers asteroids #1285 Julietta & #1290 Albertine 08/21/1933 Ruth's homer leads AL to a 4-2 win in 1st All Star Game
    08/21/1938 Italy bars all Jewish teachers in Public & High School
    08/21/1942 Alpine hunters plant German flag on Elbroezgebergte, Kaukasus 08/21/1943 Gromyko named USSR-ambassador in Washington
    08/21/1944 Dumbarton Oaks conference opens in Washington, DC; establishes UN 08/21/1944 Germans storm up Hill 262 (Mont Ormel) Normandy
    08/21/1944 US 12nd Army corp occupies Sens
    08/21/1945 Pres Truman ends Lend-Lease program
    08/21/1946 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #1568 Aisleen
    08/21/1949 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #3654
    08/21/1949 NY Giants beat Phillies on a forfeit, due to fan's throwing debris 08/21/1953 Marion Carl in Douglas Skyrocket reaches record 25,370 m
    08/21/1953 Sultan Sidi Mohammed Am Joessoef V of Morocco deposed
    08/21/1956 WTVW TV channel 7 in Evansville, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/21/1957 1st launching in Baikonur, Kazachstan (R7 'Semiorka'-rocket) 08/21/1958 KUT-FM in Austin Texas begins radio transmissions
    08/21/1959 Hawaii becomes 50th US state
    08/21/1961 Jomo Kenyatta freed in Kenya
    08/21/1962 Verne Gagne beats Mister M (doctor X) in Minn, to become NWA champ 08/21/1963 Martial law declared in S Vietnam
    08/21/1965 Gemini 5 launched into Earth orbit (2 astronauts)
    08/21/1965 Romania adopts constitution
    08/21/1965 The Crusher beats Mad Dog Vachon in St Paul, to become NWA champ 08/21/1967 China reports downing of 2 US bombers
    08/21/1967 Liquid gas tanker explodes in Martelange Belgium, 22 killed 08/21/1967 Mikis Theodorakis arrested in Greece
    08/21/1968 After 5 years Russia once again jams Voice of America radio 08/21/1968 Democratic Convention opens in Chicago
    08/21/1968 Radio Prague (Czech) at 12:50 AM announces a soviet led invasion 08/21/1968 Warsaw Pact forces enter Czechoslovakia to end reform movement 08/21/1968 William Dana reaches 80 km (last high-altitude X-15 flight) 08/21/1969 Fire in Al-Aksa-mosque in Jerusalem
    08/21/1972 1st hot air balloon flight over Alps
    08/21/1972 British harbor strike ends
    08/21/1972 Republican convention opens in Miami Beach
    08/21/1972 US orbiting astronomy observatory Copernicus launched
    08/21/1975 3 truck pile up kills 10, injures 26 on French highway
    08/21/1975 Rick & Paul Reuschel become 1st brothers to pitch a combined shut ou
    08/21/1975 US lightens trade embargo against Cuba
    08/21/1976 Al Bumbry hits 17th inside-the-park HR in Oriole history
    08/21/1977 Donna Patterson Brice sets high speed water skiing rec (111.11 mph) 08/21/1981 L Brozek discovers asteroid #3102
    08/21/1982 Palestinian terrorists are dispersed from Beirut
    08/21/1982 Rollie Fingers (Brewers) becomes 1st pitcher to get save #300 08/21/1983 110øF (43øC) at Fayetteville, North Carolina (state record) 08/21/1985 Mary Decker Slaney runs mile in world record 4:16.71
    08/21/1985 T Schildknecht discovers asteroid #3328
    08/21/1986 Lake Nios Volcano in Cameroon kills 1,746
    08/21/1986 Red Sox Spike Owens scores 6 runs in a 24-5 rout of Cleve Indians 08/21/1986 Surinames Ronnie Brunsw˜ks Jungle commandos kill 2 govt officials 08/21/1986 Volcanic eruption in Cameroon releases poison gas, killing 2,000 08/21/1986 With 2 outs in 6th inning, Red Sox score 11 runs
    08/21/1987 'Mack Lobell' set harness racing's trotting mil (1:52)
    08/21/1987 Clayton Lonetree, 1st marine court-martialed for spying, convicted 08/21/1988 Cease fire between Iran & Iraq takes effect after 8 years of war 08/21/1988 Yordanka Donkova runs world record 100 m hurdles (12.21)
    08/21/1989 Voyager 2 begins a flyby of planet Neptune
    08/21/1991 Communist coup is crushed in USSR in 2 days
    08/21/1991 Latvia declares it's independence from USSR
    08/21/1993 NASA loses contact with Mars Observer
    08/21/2017 Next total solar eclipse visible from North America

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Aug 21 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/22/1530 Bartolomeo Spontone, composer
    08/22/1615 Christopher Gibbons, composer
    08/22/1681 Pierre Danican Philidor, composer
    08/22/1753 Christian Friedrich Ruppe, composer
    08/22/1760 Leo XII, [Annibale Sermattei], Italy, Pope (1823-29)
    08/22/1766 Joseph-Denis Doche, composer
    08/22/1771 Jan Joseph Rosler, composer
    08/22/1788 Thomas Tredgold, engineer/carpenter
    08/22/1822 George Stoneman, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1894 08/22/1827 Edouard Silas, composer
    08/22/1827 Josef Strauss, Austria, composer (Dorfschwalben aus Austria) 08/22/1827 Joseph Anthony Mower, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1870
    08/22/1834 Nathaniel Harrison Harris, Brig General (Confederate Army) 08/22/1836 Archibald M Willard, US, artist (Spirit of '76)
    08/22/1846 B Amalie Skram-Alver, Norway, writer (Hellemyrsfolket)
    08/22/1847 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, composer
    08/22/1852 Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (La lotta politics in Italy) 08/22/1854 Milan I, King of Serbia
    08/22/1856 Friedrich Kstner, German astronomer
    08/22/1860 Gustaf Fr”ding, Swedish poet (St„nk och flikar)
    08/22/1860 Paul G Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow disk)
    08/22/1862 Claude Debussy, St Germain-en-Laye, composer (La Mer, Clair de lune)
    08/22/1865 Piet A W Hopmans, bishop of Breda (Eucharistische Crusade) 08/22/1874 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer
    08/22/1874 Max Scheler, German philosopher (Vom Umsturz of the Werte) 08/22/1891 Francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion) 08/22/1891 Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US painter/cubist sculptor 08/22/1893 Dorothy Parker, US, short story writer (1958 Marjorie Peabody Award)
    08/22/1894 Cecil Kellaway, South Africa, actor (Mr Earnshaw-Wuthering Heights) 08/22/1895 Paul White, Bangor Maine, composer (Adante & Rondo for Cello) 08/22/1900 Elizabeth Bergner, Vienna Austria, actress (Catherine the Great) 08/22/1902 Leni Riefenstahl, [Helene Bertha Amalie], Germany, actress (Tiefland
    08/22/1902 Roy Armstrong, English historian (History of Sussex)
    08/22/1903 Ren‚ Wellek, Vienna Austria, writer (Concepts of Criticism) 08/22/1904 Deng Xiaoping, Chinese party leader (1976-1983)
    08/22/1909 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants)
    08/22/1909 Sergius Kagen, composer
    08/22/1909 Stojan T Daskalov, Bulgaria, writer (Dvor Aone Farm)
    08/22/1911 Edith Atwater, Chic, actress (Phyllis-Love on a Rooftop)
    08/22/1913 Robert Schollum, composer
    08/22/1917 John Lee Hooker, Mississippi, blues musician (Canned Heat) 08/22/1919 Earl Cathcart, British major-general
    08/22/1919 Leo Pliatzky, senior civil servant
    08/22/1920 Anthony Tuke, CEO (Savoy Hotel Groups)
    08/22/1920 Denton Cooley, US, heart surgeon (1st artifical heart transplant) 08/22/1920 Pierre A Lauffer, Antillian songwriter (Patria)
    08/22/1920 Ray[mond] [Douglas] Bradbury, Ill, sci-fi author (Fahrenheit 451) 08/22/1921 James Menter, principal (Queen Mary College)
    08/22/1922 Micheline Presle, Paris, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin)
    08/22/1923 Gerald Long, journalist/CEO (Reuters)
    08/22/1924 Andrzej Markowski, composer
    08/22/1924 Peter Allsop, publisher
    08/22/1926 Honor Blackman, London, actress (Pussy Galore-Goldfinger) 08/22/1926 Marc Bohan, dress designer
    08/22/1927 Aleksandar Obradovic, composer
    08/22/1928 John Lupton, Highland Park Ill, actor (Tom-Broken Arrow)
    08/22/1928 Karlheinz Stockhausen, M”drath Germany, composer (Kontrapunkte) 08/22/1929 Baroness Ewart-Biggs, British (Lab) spokesperson on Home Affairs 08/22/1932 Gerald P Carr, Denver Colorado, Col USMC/astronaut (Skylab 4) 08/22/1933 Sylvia Koscina, actress (Jessica, Hercules)
    08/22/1934 Diana Sands, actress (Raisin in the Sun, Doctor's Wife)
    08/22/1934 John M Chowning, composer
    08/22/1934 Margaret Douglas, chief political adviser (BBC)
    08/22/1934 Norman Schwartzkopf, NJ, US General (Desert Storm 1991)
    08/22/1935 Morton Dean, Fall River Mass, TV newscaster (CBS, ABC)
    08/22/1935 Richard W Howard, Okla City Ok, 400m hurdler (Olympic-bronze-1960) 08/22/1936 Anne Downey, British circuit judge
    08/22/1937 Donald MacLeary, dancer
    08/22/1937 Max Hebditch, director (Museum of London)
    08/22/1939 Candido Lima, composer
    08/22/1939 Carl Yastrzemski, NY, Boston Red Sox great (1967 AL MVP, Hall of Fam
    08/22/1940 David Vance, horse trainer
    08/22/1940 George Reinholt, Phila, (Another World, One Life to Live) 08/22/1940 John Banham, director-general (CBI)
    08/22/1940 Valerie Harper, Sufferin NY, (Mary Tyler Moore Show, Rhoda, Valerie)
    08/22/1941 Bill Parcells, NFL coach (NY Giants)/sportscaster (NBC)
    08/22/1942 Kathy Lennon, Santa Monica Calif, singer (Lennon Sisters) 08/22/1943 Alun Michael, Labour MP
    08/22/1944 Henk Veldhoen, biochemist/Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (PvdA) 08/22/1945 Derek Fatchett, Labour MP
    08/22/1945 James G Richardson, Gainesville Fla, actor (Tim Cassidy-Sierra) 08/22/1945 Ron Dante, Staten Island NY, rocker (Archies-Sugar, Sugar) 08/22/1946 Felix Meurders, radio host
    08/22/1947 Bud Cramer, (Rep-D-Alabama)
    08/22/1947 Cindy Williams, Van Nuys Calif, actress (Shirley-Laverne & Shirley) 08/22/1948 Rob Buckman, British broadcaster
    08/22/1949 Diana Nyad, swimmer (1st to swim Bahamas to Fla-1979)
    08/22/1956 Jeff Lloyd, jockey
    08/22/1957 Holly Dunn, San Antonio Tx, country singer (Daddy's Hands) 08/22/1957 Randy Romero, Garden City NY, jockey (Breeder's Cup 1987-89) 08/22/1957 Steve Davis, snooker player
    08/22/1958 Elhadjdia Ba, Dakar Senegal, hurdler (Olympic-silver-1988) 08/22/1959 Denise Curry, Daivs Calif, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1984) 08/22/1959 Juan Croucier, heavy metal rocker (Ratt-Round & Round)
    08/22/1961 Roland Orzabal, singer (Tears for Fears-Shout, Head over Heels) 08/22/1962 Marie Laurie Mahabir, Guadeloupe, N Amer Bodybuilding Champ (1985-87
    08/22/1963 Terry Catledge, NBA star (Orlando Magic)
    08/22/1964 Mats Wilander, Sweden, tennis player (1988 US Open)
    08/22/1966 Mark Michaels, heavy metal guitarist (Teach Yourself Rhythm Guitar) 08/22/1966 Rob Witschge, soccer star (Ajax/Feyenoord)
    08/22/1967 Curt Bourque, jockey
    08/22/1967 Layne Staley, US rock singer/guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt) 08/22/1968 Paul Ereng, Kenya, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1988)


    Deaths:

    08/22/ 408 Flavius Stilicho, West Roman field leader (395-408), dies at 48 08/22/1188 Ferdinand II, king of Castili‰/Le¢n/Asturi‰/Galici‰, dies 08/22/1241 Gregory IX, [Ugolino di Segni], Italian Pope, dies
    08/22/1280 Nicholas III, [Giovanni Gaetano Orsini], Italian Pope (1277-80), die
    08/22/1286 Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered
    08/22/1350 Philips VI, of Valois, King of France (1328-50), dies
    08/22/1367 Egidius AC Albornor, Spanish archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57 08/22/1485 Richard III, king, killed at Bosworth Field
    08/22/1755 Caspar Burman, historian/mayor (Utrecht), dies
    08/22/1793 Louis Duke de Noailles, marshal of France, dies at 80
    08/22/1801 Pieter G van Overstraten, gov-gen of Neth-Indies, dies at 46 08/22/1806 Jean-Honor‚ Fragonard, painter, dies
    08/22/1818 Warren Hastings, 1st governor-general of India (1773-84), dies at 85
    08/22/1828 Franz Joseph Gall, German/French physician (frenology), dies at 70 08/22/1831 John White, composer, dies at 52
    08/22/1862 Henry Bohlen, German/US brig-general (Union), dies in battle at 51 08/22/1866 George Shillibeer, pioneer of London's 1st bus service, dies 08/22/1874 Sydney Thompson Dobell, poet, dies
    08/22/1879 Friedrich August Kummer, composer, dies at 82
    08/22/1886 Jos‚ da Silva Mendes Leal, Portuguese author (Indiana), dies at 67 08/22/1889 John Sanger, circus entrepreneur, dies
    08/22/1890 Vasile Alecsandri, Romania poet/Foreign minister, dies at 69 08/22/1891 John Neruda, Czech writer/poet (Povidky Malostransk‚), dies 08/22/1893 Ernst II, duke of Saxon-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93)/composer, dies at 75 08/22/1901 Gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83
    08/22/1903 Robert A T G C Salisbury, British premier (1885..1902), dies at 73 08/22/1912 Pope Gregory, IX, dies
    08/22/1914 ... Raffenel, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battl
    08/22/1914 ... Rondoney, French general (3rd Colonial Div, WW I), dies in battl
    08/22/1922 Michael Collins, Irish nationalist leader, killed in ambush 08/22/1926 Charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92 08/22/1933 Adolf Loos, Austria architect (building of houses), dies at 62 08/22/1936 Juliette Adam-Lamber, French author (Salon/Nouvelle Revue), dies at
    08/22/1937 David C Salas, Antillian writer (Josephina), dies
    08/22/1942 Henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72
    08/22/1942 Mikhailmichel Fokine, Russian ballet dancer/choreographer, dies 08/22/1958 Roger Martin du Gard, novelist/playwright, dies
    08/22/1963 William Richard Morris, 1st viscount Nuffield motor manufacturer, di
    08/22/1965 Henriette de Vreker-Verschuur, actress (Revolt in Mental Home), dies
    08/22/1966 Apolinary Szeluto, composer, dies at 82
    08/22/1970 Richard Frank Donovan, composer, dies at 78
    08/22/1974 Jacob Bronowsky, British mathematician/cultural historian, dies at 6
    08/22/1976 Juscelino Kubitschek de Oliveira, pres of Brazil (1955-60), dies at
    08/22/1976 Oskar Brsewitz, East German vicar, sets self on fire
    08/22/1977 Sebastian Cabot, actor (Mr French-Family Affair), dies at 59 08/22/1978 Ignazio Silone, Italian author (Fontamara, Pane e vino), dies at 78 08/22/1978 Jomo Kenyatta, 1st premier of Kenya (1963-78), dies at 83 08/22/1979 Henry Beernink, politician, dies at 69
    08/22/1979 James T Farrell, US writer (French Girls are Vicious), dies 08/22/1984 Charles Whittenberg, composer, dies at 57
    08/22/1991 Colleen Dewhurst, actress (Murphy Brown), dies of cancer at 67 08/22/1993 Don Getz, US filmer (Playpoint)


    Significant Events:

    08/22/ 565 St Columba reported seeing monster in Loch Ness
    08/22/1454 Jews are expelled from Brunn Moravia by order of King Ladislaus 08/22/1485 Battle of Bosworth Field - Henry VII's forces defeat Richard III 08/22/1543 Emperor Charles V's army occupies Dren
    08/22/1567 Duke of Alva's enters Brussels Belgium
    08/22/1603 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam
    08/22/1632 Prince Frederik Henry occupies Maastricht
    08/22/1642 Civil War begins in England
    08/22/1715 H„ndels 'Watermusic' premieres on Thames
    08/22/1762 1st female (Ann Franklin) US newspaper editor, Newport RI, Mercury 08/22/1775 King George III proclaims colonies to be in open rebellion 08/22/1780 Resolution, without Capt Cook, returns to England
    08/22/1787 John Fitch's steamboat completes its tests, years before Fulton 08/22/1788 Sierra Leone, settled by British as a former haven for slaves 08/22/1791 Haitian Slave Revolution begins under voodoo priest Boukman 08/22/1818 Grand duchy of Bathe forms
    08/22/1826 Colonies under Jedediah Strong Smith move near Salt Lake Utah 08/22/1846 US annexes New Mexico
    08/22/1851 Gold fields discovered in Australia
    08/22/1851 Yacht 'America' wins 1st Royal Yacht Squadron Cup (America's Cup) 08/22/1852 Asteroid 19, Fortuna discovered (goddess of fortune)
    08/22/1852 J R Hind discovers asteroid #19 Fortuna
    08/22/1862 Battle of Catlett's Station VA
    08/22/1862 Santee Sioux indian attack Fort Ridgely
    08/22/1864 Geneva Convention signed by 12 nations
    08/22/1864 International Red Cross forms
    08/22/1867 Fisk University established, 1867
    08/22/1868 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #102 Miriam
    08/22/1877 Nez Perc‚-indians flees to Yellowstone National Park
    08/22/1882 J Palisa discovers asteroid #229 Adelinda
    08/22/1892 M Wolf discovers asteroid #333 Badenia
    08/22/1895 A Charlois discovers asteroid #406 Erna
    08/22/1902 Pres Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car 08/22/1906 1st Victor Victrola manufactured
    08/22/1906 A Kopff discovers asteroid #754 Malabar
    08/22/1906 M Wolf discovers asteroid #1514 Ricouxa
    08/22/1907 Colin Buchanan, town planner
    08/22/1907 Cyril Astley Clarke, British geneticist
    08/22/1908 Henri Cartier-Bresson, France, photographer (Decisive Moment) 08/22/1910 Japan annexes Korea
    08/22/1911 Mona Lisa stolen from Louvre
    08/22/1911 Somerset de Chair, MP
    08/22/1911 Vincenzo Perugia steals Mona Lisa from Louvre, Paris
    08/22/1912 Richard Catling, commissioner of police (Kenya)
    08/22/1913 Robert Martineau, bishop of Blackburn
    08/22/1914 -23] Battle at Charleroi: Gen von Blows troops beat French 08/22/1914 1st encounter between British & German troops (in Belgium) 08/22/1914 Battle in Ardennen: Neufchateau, Rossignal, Tintigny & Virton 08/22/1914 General Martos' troops occupy Soldau/Neidenburg East Prussia 08/22/1914 German troops execute 384 inhabitants of Tamines Belgium
    08/22/1914 von Ludendorff & von Hindenburg move into E Prussia enroute to Russi
    08/22/1917 Pitts Pirates play 4th straight extra inning game, Carson Bigbee 08/22/1917 sets record of 11 at-bats, they lose in 22 innings to Dodgers 08/22/1919 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #918 Itha
    08/22/1921 J Edgar Hoover becomes asst director of FBI
    08/22/1923 Paavo Nurmi runs world record mile (4:10.4)
    08/22/1926 Gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa
    08/22/1926 Greek dictator Gen P ngulos driven out
    08/22/1927 Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers
    08/22/1932 BBS begins experimental regular TV broadcasts
    08/22/1933 International Zionists Congress opens in Prague
    08/22/1934 Red Sox pitcher Wes Ferrell hits 2 HRs to beat White Sox 3-2 in 12 08/22/1939 Dutch border guards march to war
    08/22/1939 Premier De Geer recalls Dutch vacationers in Black Forest 08/22/1942 Brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy
    08/22/1943 Soviet troops free Karkov
    08/22/1944 Hitler orders Paris to be destroyed [or 23rd]
    08/22/1947 1st college team to beat an NFL team (All Stars-16, Bears-0) 08/22/1949 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #3184
    08/22/1950 Althea Gibson becomes 1st black competetor in natl tennis competitio
    08/22/1950 Rotterdam harbor strike end
    08/22/1951 Harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052 08/22/1953 France closes jail on Devil Island
    08/22/1953 Shah of Persia returns to Teheran
    08/22/1954 WPTV TV channel 5 in Palm Beach, FL (NBC) begins broadcasting 08/22/1955 I Groeneveld discovers asteroid #2947
    08/22/1956 Pres Eisenhower & VP Nixon renominated by Rep convention in SF 08/22/1957 Heavyweight Floyd Patterson KOs Pete Rademacher in Seattle 08/22/1958 Argos' Boyd Carter, Dave Mann combine for record 131-yd punt return 08/22/1959 Cin Red Frank Robinson hits 3 consecutive HRs
    08/22/1960 Gil Hodges set NL righty HR record with #352
    08/22/1961 Maris hits his 50th of 61 homers
    08/22/1962 Failed assassination on president De Gaulle
    08/22/1963 NASA civilian test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 67 miles (106 km
    08/22/1964 Guin‚e, Liberia & Ivory Coast form joint market
    08/22/1965 LA Dodger pitcher Juan Marachal hits SF Giant catcher John Roseboro 08/22/1965 on the head with his bat causing a 14 minute brawl
    08/22/1968 1st papal visit to Latin America (Pope Paul VI arrives in Bogota) 08/22/1968 Cynthia Lennon sues John Lennon for divorce on adultry
    08/22/1968 Pope Paul VI opens Eucharistic congress in Bogota
    08/22/1969 Gloria Smith becomes Miss Black America 1969
    08/22/1969 Hurricane Camille strikes US Gulf Coast kills 255
    08/22/1969 L Kohoutek discovers asteroids #1834, #1875 & #1931
    08/22/1971 Bolivian military coup under col Hugo Banzer, pres Torres driven out
    08/22/1972 International Olympic Committee exspells Rhodesia
    08/22/1973 Chilean parliament accuses pres Allende violating laws
    08/22/1973 Henry Kissinger succeeds William Rogers as min of Foreign affairs 08/22/1975 Assassination attempt on president Gerald Ford
    08/22/1978 Sandinistas occupy National Palace in Managua Nicaragua
    08/22/1979 200 black leaders, meet in NY, to support Andrew Young
    08/22/1982 Gen Ariel Sharon urges Palestinians to discuss peaceful coexistence 08/22/1984 Evelyn Ashford of US ties world women's mark for 100 m, 10.76 sec 08/22/1984 Met pitcher Dwight Gooden becomes 11th rookie to strikeout 200 08/22/1984 Rep convention in Dallas renominates Pres Reagan & VP Bush 08/22/1984 South African election for parliament boycvotted
    08/22/1985 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3368 Duncombe, #3672 & #3673 08/22/1986 Gas from Volcano Chamberoen kills 1,734 (Cameroon)
    08/22/1986 NASA announces tests designed to verify ignition pressure dynamics 08/22/1987 Madonna's 'Who's That Girl,' single goes #1
    08/22/1988 Australia unveils 1st platinum coin (Koala)
    08/22/1988 NBC premieres 'Later' with Bob Costas (1st guest Linda Ellerbee) 08/22/1989 1st complete ring around Neptune discovered
    08/22/1989 Nolan Ryan strikes out his 5,000th batter
    08/22/1990 Pres Bush calls up military reserves

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sun Aug 22 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/23/1524 Fran‡ois Hotman/Hotomanus, French lawyer/diplomat (Anti-Tribonien) 08/23/1593 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
    08/23/1727 Friedrich Hartmann Graf, composer
    08/23/1740 Ivan VI, Emperor of Russia 1740-41)
    08/23/1751 Louis-Fran‡ois Beffara, lexicographer
    08/23/1754 Louis XVI, Versailles, king of France (1774-92); guillotined 08/23/1773 Jakob F Fries, German philosopher
    08/23/1785 Oliver Hazard Perry, naval hero
    08/23/1809 Juliusz Slowacki, Polish poet (Trip to H Land)
    08/23/1818 Rufus Ingalls, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1893 08/23/1832 Alexander Chambers, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1888 08/23/1848 Helmuth von Moltke, German col-gen (WW I)
    08/23/1854 Moritz Moszkowski, composer
    08/23/1864 Eleftherios K Venizalos, premier of Greece (1910-15, 28-32) 08/23/1869 Edgar Lee Masters, poet/novelist
    08/23/1869 James (Sunny Jim) Rolph, SF mayor (1912-31), MUNI backer
    08/23/1879 Alfreds Kalnins, composer
    08/23/1881 Louis Schelfhout, painter/graphic artist
    08/23/1885 Henry Thomas Tizard, scientist
    08/23/1886 Gottfried Rudinger, composer
    08/23/1887 Jo Sternheim, actor/playwright
    08/23/1893 Roy Agnew, composer
    08/23/1900 Ernst Krenek, Vienna Austria, composer (Johnny Spielt Auf) 08/23/1901 C H Rolph, [Cecil Rolph Hewitt], author
    08/23/1901 John Sherman Cooper, (Sen-Ky)
    08/23/1903 William Primrose, Glasgow Scot, violist (Method for Violin & Viola) 08/23/1905 Leonard Constant Lambert, London England, composer (King Pest) 08/23/1908 Arthur Adamov, Kislovodsk Russia, playwright (Paolo Paoli) 08/23/1908 Cornelis van Dis, Dutch 2nd chamber member
    08/23/1911 Albert Alberts, writer/journalist (French battle)
    08/23/1911 Birger Ruud, Norway, 90m ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1932, 36) 08/23/1911 Carl Dolmetsch, director (Haslemere Festival)
    08/23/1911 Elizabeth 'Betty' Robinson, US 100m sprinter (Olympic-gold-1928) 08/23/1912 Gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way)
    08/23/1912 Lord Kissin, president (GPG)
    08/23/1913 Bob Crosby, Spokane Wa, Bing's brother, orch leader (Bob Crosby Show
    08/23/1913 Luis-Felipe Ramon y Rivera, composer
    08/23/1913 Stanley Kitchen, British chartered accountant
    08/23/1916 Mary Ward, [Myra Syri‰r], actress (Jenny Kissed Me, Playing for Keep
    08/23/1918 Guus [August CM] Hermus, Dutch actor (Jantjes, Soldaat van Oranje) 08/23/1919 James Quinn, film producer/exhibitor
    08/23/1919 Robert Crichton-Brown, CEO (Rothmans International)
    08/23/1922 Brian Young, Chairman (Christian Aid)
    08/23/1922 Jack Boddy, British trade union leader
    08/23/1923 Pete Wilson, (Sen-R-CA, 1983-88/Gov-R-Ca 1991- )
    08/23/1923 Wolfgang Sawallisch, Munich Ger, conductor (Vienna Symph 1960-70) 08/23/1924 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer
    08/23/1925 Sulkhan Fyodorovich Tsintsadze, composer
    08/23/1925 Wlodzimierz Kotonski, composer
    08/23/1927 Dick Bruna, illustrator
    08/23/1927 Houari Boum‚dienne, president of Algeria (1965-78)
    08/23/1927 John Hoskyns, director-general (Institute of Directors)
    08/23/1927 Martial Solal, composer
    08/23/1928 Gerd Natschinski, composer
    08/23/1929 Peter Thompson, golfer
    08/23/1930 Andy Ireland, (Rep-R-FL, 1977- )
    08/23/1930 John Fairclough, British scientific adviser
    08/23/1930 Michel Rocard, Courbevoie France, Prime Minister of France 08/23/1930 Vera Miles, actress (Psycho)
    08/23/1931 Richard Vincent, British chief of Defense
    08/23/1932 Mark Russell, Buffalo NY, political satirist/pianist (Real People) 08/23/1933 Pete Wilson, (Sen-R-Calif)
    08/23/1934 Barbara Eden, [Huffman], Tucson Az, actress (Dream of Jeannie) 08/23/1934 Christian 'Sonny' Jurgensen, NFL QB (Eagles, Redskins)
    08/23/1934 Lojze Lebic, composer
    08/23/1935 Brendan Jackson, British air marshal
    08/23/1935 Loren Rush, composer
    08/23/1935 Roy Strong, writer/art historian/director (Victoria & Albert Museum)
    08/23/1938 Roger Greenaway, composer
    08/23/1939 Charles Wardle, MP/under sect of state British home office 08/23/1939 John Cobb (Britain) drives 365.85 MPH at Bonneville Salt Flats 08/23/1939 Ronald (Ronny) A Casseres, minister of Dutch Antilles
    08/23/1940 Richard Sanders, Harrisburg Pa, actpr (Les-WKRP, Spencer, Berrengers
    08/23/1940 Tony Bill, SD Cal, (Sam-What Really Happened to the Class of '65) 08/23/1942 Nancy Richey Gunther, San Ant Tx, tennis player (US Doubles 1965, 66
    08/23/1942 Patricia McBride, ballerina (NYC Ballet Co)
    08/23/1943 Bobby Diamond, LA Calif, actor (Duncan Gillis-Dobie Gillis) 08/23/1943 Dale Campbell-Savours, MP (Lab)
    08/23/1943 Peter Lilley, MP/sect of state for British social security 08/23/1944 Antonia Novello, US Surgeon General
    08/23/1947 Keith Moon, rocker (True Story of 200 Motels)
    08/23/1947 Rex Allen Jr, Chicago, country singer (Nashville on the Road) 08/23/1947 Terje Rypdal, composer
    08/23/1947 Willy Russell, author/playwright
    08/23/1948 Ernst Jansz, Dutch keyboardist/singer (Doe Maar)
    08/23/1948 Ron Blomberg, 1st baseman (NY Yankees)/1st designated hitter 08/23/1949 Christopher Blake, actor (Alexa)
    08/23/1949 Geoff Capes, shot putter
    08/23/1949 Pieter J Biesheuvel, lawyer/Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (CDA) 08/23/1949 Rick Springfield, Australia, (General Hospital, Jessie's Girl) 08/23/1949 Shelley Long, Fort Wayne Indiana, actress (Diane-Cheers, Money Pit) 08/23/1949 Woody Paul, [Paul Chrisman], Nashville, singer (Riders in the Sky) 08/23/1951 Mark Hudson, Portland Ore, comedians (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show)
    08/23/1951 Queen Noor, of Jordan
    08/23/1952 Cathy St George, Norfolk Va, playmate (Aug, 1982)
    08/23/1953 Bobby Gubby, rocker (Bucks Fizz-My Camera Never Lies)
    08/23/1953 Klaus-Deitrich Flade, German FR, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-14)
    08/23/1956 David A Wolf, Indianapolis Ind, MD/Astronaut (STS 58)
    08/23/1956 Gerry Cooney, heavyweight boxer
    08/23/1960 Helen Rees, director (Design Museum)
    08/23/1963 Richard Illingworth, cricketer
    08/23/1966 Laura Richmond, Fort Dix NJ, playmate (Sep, 1988)
    08/23/1967 Nancy Jane Cox, Campbellsville Kentucky, Miss Kentucky-America-1991 08/23/1970 River Phoenix, Madras Ore, actor (Little Nikta, Stand By Me)


    Deaths:

    08/23/ 408 Flavius Stilcho, Roman general, beheaded
    08/23/ 634 Aboe Bekr Abd Allah, [al-Siddik], friend/successor of Mohammed, dies
    08/23/1305 William Wallace, Scottish patriot, executed
    08/23/1328 Nicolaas Zannekin, leader of rebel Flemish farmers, dies in battle 08/23/1507 Jean Molinet, Bourgundy historian (Chroniques), dies at about 72 08/23/1591 Luis de L‚on, scholar/poet, dies
    08/23/1618 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 08/23/1628 George Viliers, 1st duke of Buckingham, assassinated by Felton at 36
    08/23/1668 Artus Quellinus, Flemish sculptor (Amsterdam townhall), dies 08/23/1723 Antoine Mouque, composer, dies at 64
    08/23/1777 Giuseppe Sellitto, composer, dies at 77
    08/23/1802 Corona Elizabeth Wilhelmine Schroter, composer, dies at 51 08/23/1806 Charles Augustin de Coulomb, Fren physicist (coulometrie), dies at 7
    08/23/1819 Oliver Hazard Perry, naval hero, dies on 34th birthday
    08/23/1825 Amos Bull, composer, dies at 81
    08/23/1839 Charles Philippe Lafont, composer, dies at 57
    08/23/1865 Ferdinand G Waldmller, Austria painter (biedermeier), dies 08/23/1878 Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, composer, dies at 77
    08/23/1898 Joseph Robinson, composer, dies at 82
    08/23/1903 Paul J C Gabriel, painter/water colors painter/etcher, dies at 75 08/23/1914 Felix Fivet, Belgian baby, executed by German troops at 3 weeks 08/23/1914 George A Pogson, British consul in Puerto Rico, dies
    08/23/1926 Rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol, dies in NY at 31
    08/23/1927 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed in Mass
    08/23/1929 Charles Van de Woest˜ne, Flemish writer/poet (God on Sea), dies 08/23/1933 Adolph Loos, Austrian architect, dies at 62
    08/23/1936 EugŠne Dabit, French writer/painter (Faubourgs the Paris), dies 08/23/1937 Albert Roussel, composer, dies at 68
    08/23/1939 Sidney Coe Howard, US playwright (Silver Cord, Pulitzer 1925), dies 08/23/1944 Nikolay Andreyevich Roslavets, composer, dies at 63
    08/23/1960 Oscar Hammerstein II, Broadway librettist, dies at 65
    08/23/1962 Hoot Gibson, silent screen cowboy actor (Last Outlaw), dies at 70 08/23/1962 Irving Fine, composer, dies at 47
    08/23/1965 John Bata, Czech shoe manufacturer, dies at 67
    08/23/1966 Francis Xavier Bushman, actor (Ben-Hur, When Lightning Strikes), die
    08/23/1970 Nel Rose, dancer, dies at 55
    08/23/1971 Gisela Hernandez Gonzalo, composer, dies at 58
    08/23/1972 Balis Dvarionas, composer, dies at 68
    08/23/1975 Hank Patterson, actor (Fred Ziffel-Green Acres), dies at 87 08/23/1982 Alberto Cavalcanti, Brazilian director (Herr Puntila), dies 08/23/1982 Stanford Moore, US biochemist (Nobel 1977), dies
    08/23/1986 Charel Janssens, Belgian actor, dies at 80
    08/23/1987 Siegfried Borris, composer, dies at 80
    08/23/1989 Helen le Clerq, dancer, dies
    08/23/1989 Ronald Laing, British psychiatrist (anti-psychiatry), dies 08/23/1989 Yusef Hawkins, shot by 30 whites in Bensonhurst because he's black 08/23/1992 Wayne McLaren, Marlboro Man, dies of lung cancer at 51, dies 08/23/1993 Victorine Hefting, historian/wife of Bert Baker, dies at 88


    Significant Events:

    08/23/ 476 Odoacer elected King of Byzantine
    08/23/1046 King Henry III gives money to Utrecht Deventer diocese
    08/23/1328 Battle at Kassel: French troops stop uprising of Flemish farmers 08/23/1328 King Philip VI of France, crowned
    08/23/1441 Holland & Hanzesteden sign cease fire treaty
    08/23/1542 Rabbi Joseph Caro completes his commentary of Tur Code
    08/23/1566 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam
    08/23/1582 French van Valois pays tribute to earl of Flanders
    08/23/1614 University of Groningen opens
    08/23/1617 1st one-way streets established (London)
    08/23/1711 Admiral Hovenden Walkers fleet reach St Lawrence
    08/23/1796 African Methodist Episcopal Church incorporated
    08/23/1813 Battle of Grossbeeren - Prussians under Von Bulow repulse French 08/23/1821 Mexico declares independence
    08/23/1833 Britain abolishes slavery in colonies; 700,000 slaves freed 08/23/1838 Mt Holyoke Female Seminary (South Hadley, Mass) 1st graduating class
    08/23/1839 British take Hong Kong
    08/23/1862 Skirmish at Big Hill, Kentucky (2 Federal regiments)
    08/23/1864 Fall of Ft Morgan at Mobile AL
    08/23/1864 Union troops/fleet occupy Fort Morgan, Alabama
    08/23/1866 Treaty of Prague ends Austro-Prussian war
    08/23/1869 1st carload of freight (boots & shoes) arrives in SF, from Boston 08/23/1872 1st Japanese coml ship visits SF, carrying tea
    08/23/1872 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #124 Alkeste
    08/23/1873 Albert Bridge creossing Thames opens
    08/23/1889 1st ship-to-shore wireless message received in US (SF)
    08/23/1892 M Wolf discovers asteroid #334 Chicago
    08/23/1898 Malcolm Whitman wins US Lawn Tennis championship
    08/23/1900 National Negro Business League organizes (Boston)
    08/23/1901 L Carnera discovers asteroid #477 Italia
    08/23/1903 6th Zionist Congres, Theodor Herzl declares Jewish state
    08/23/1904 Automobile tire chain patented
    08/23/1906 Chicago White Sox win 19th straight, beating Wash Senators 08/23/1906 Cuba's 1st president Tom s Estrada Palma asks for US intervention 08/23/1907 Pitts Howie Camnitz no-hits NY Giants, 1-0 in 5 inning game 08/23/1914 -24] German troops plunder Belgium
    08/23/1914 Battle at Mons: general von Klucks troops beat Britten
    08/23/1914 Gen von Hausen executes 612 inhabitants of Dinant Belgium 08/23/1914 Japan declares war on Germany in World War I
    08/23/1915 Czar Nicolaas II takes control of Russian Army
    08/23/1916 Military court of Berlin sentences Karl Liebknecht to 4 years 08/23/1917 Race riot in Houston Texas (2 blacks & 11 whites killed)
    08/23/1919 'Gasoline Alley' cartoon strip premieres in Chicago Tribune 08/23/1924 Mars' closest approach to Earth since 10th century
    08/23/1925 Britain's Betty Nuthall wins US Lawn Tennis championship
    08/23/1926 Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beat Elizabeth Ryan for US Tennis championsh
    08/23/1929 Arabs attack Jews in Israel
    08/23/1931 Count Gyula K rolyi becomes premier of Hungary
    08/23/1931 Phila A's Lefty Grove, loses 1-0 (Browns) after winning 16 straight 08/23/1933 1st TV boxing match - Archie Sexton & Laurie Raiteri in London 08/23/1936 17 year old Bob Fellers 1st game, he strikes out 15 St Louis Browns 08/23/1936 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1399 Teneriffa & #1422 Stromgrenia 08/23/1938 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1486 Marilyn
    08/23/1939 USSR & Germany sign a non-agression pact
    08/23/1940 German Luftwaffe begins night bombing on London
    08/23/1940 Queen Wilhelmina fires premier De Geer
    08/23/1942 1st US flights to land on Guadalcanal
    08/23/1942 600 Luftwaffer bombers strikes Stalingrad (40,000 die)
    08/23/1942 Battle of Stalingrad begins
    08/23/1942 British Premier Winston Churchill flies back to London from Cairo 08/23/1943 Red army recaptures Charkow
    08/23/1944 94.5øF (34.7øC) in De Bilt Netherlands & 101.5øF (38.6øC) in Warnsve
    08/23/1944 General George Leclercs troops advance towards Paris
    08/23/1944 King Michael of Romania resigns
    08/23/1944 Romania liberated from Nazi occupation (National Day)
    08/23/1944 Sammellager Drancy freed
    08/23/1944 US 20th Army corp enter Fontainebleau/Melun de Seine
    08/23/1944 US B-24 crashes into school in Freckelton England, 76 killed 08/23/1947 Pres Truman's daughter, Margaret's 1st public singing concert 08/23/1948 Earl Bernadotte asks aid for fugitives to Palestine
    08/23/1948 World Council of Churches formed by 147 churches from 44 countries 08/23/1950 West Germany & Japan readmitted to Intl Amateur Athletic Federation 08/23/1951 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1684 Iguassu
    08/23/1953 Cyclist Arie Van Vliet becomes world champion sprinter
    08/23/1953 Dutch DC-6 crashes near Ymuiden in North Sea, 21 die
    08/23/1953 KBAK TV channel 29 in Bakersfield, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/23/1953 Phil Grate sets record for throwing a baseball (443'3«')
    08/23/1955 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2974
    08/23/1958 China PR resumes fire on Quemoi & Matsoe
    08/23/1958 Marie Ashton completes playing piano a female record 133 hours 08/23/1960 World's largest frog (3.3 kg) caught (Equatorial Guinea)
    08/23/1961 Belgium sends troops to Rwanda-Urundi
    08/23/1961 US lunar probe Ranger 1 reaches 190 km from Earth, falls back 08/23/1963 Beatles release 'She Loves You' in UK
    08/23/1963 Ringo admits he wrote a song 'Don't Pass Me By'
    08/23/1964 St Louis Cards are 11 games back in NL, & win World Series 08/23/1966 Lunar Orbiter 1 takes 1st photograph of Earth from Moon
    08/23/1968 Ringo quits Beatles over a disagreement, temporarily
    08/23/1968 Yanks & Tigers play 3-3 tie in 19 due to 1 AM curfew
    08/23/1969 Audrey McElmory (US) wins World Cycling Championships, Brno, 08/23/1971 WGTU TV channel 29 in Traverse City, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting 08/23/1973 Intelsat communications satellite launched
    08/23/1975 Classical Way wins Championship Cup at Roosevelt Raceway
    08/23/1975 Philip Kapleau conducts 1st jukai ceremony in Poland
    08/23/1976 Heavy earthquake strikes China, 1,000s die
    08/23/1977 1st man-powered flight of a mile (Bryan Allen in Gossamer Condor) 08/23/1977 Marxist philosopher Rudolf Bahro imprisoned in German DR
    08/23/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2498 Tsesevich
    08/23/1977 Yanks leap frog over Red Soxs « game in 1st place to stay 08/23/1978 Iranian students occupies Iranian embassy at Wassenaar
    08/23/1979 Bolshoi Ballet dancer Alexander Godunov defects in NYC
    08/23/1979 Iran army opens offensive against Kurds
    08/23/1979 UN's Vienna office opens
    08/23/1981 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #2852 & #3274
    08/23/1982 Lebanese falangist leader Bechir Gemayel elected as president 08/23/1982 Seattle Mariner pitcher Gaylord Perry ejected for throwing a spitter
    08/23/1983 IRAS discovers asteroid #3728
    08/23/1985 Said Aouita of Morocco sets 1.5k record (3:29.46) in Berlin 08/23/1985 South African attorney/UDF leader 'Dulah' Omar arrested
    08/23/1985 West German top counter espionage Hans Tiedge moves to German DR 08/23/1986 Vr˜komend vulkaangas kills 1500 people in Nyos-more, Cameroon 08/23/1987 15-years old boy h˜acks KLM B737, demands $1 billion
    08/23/1987 Violent rainfall/floods in Bangladesh, kills 100s
    08/23/1988 Mike Tyson & Mitch Green brawl at 4 A.M. in Harlem
    08/23/1989 LA Dodgers beat Montreal Expos, 1-0, in 22 innings (Rick Dempsey HR)
    08/23/1989 Lewis/Everett/Burrell/Heard run world record 4x200 m (1:19.38) 08/23/1990 Armenia declares independence
    08/23/1993 NY Dow Jones index reaches record high of 3,638.96 points

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Mon Aug 23 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/24/1113 Geoffrey Plantagenet, France, conquered Normandy
    08/24/1210 Floris IV, Count of Holland
    08/24/1420 Albrecht van Eyb, German humanist/parson (Bamberg & Eichst„tt) 08/24/1531 Ercole Bottrigari, composer
    08/24/1579 John Amner, composer
    08/24/1591 Robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized) 08/24/1683 Meinrad Spiess, composer
    08/24/1712 Cornelis Douwes, astronomer
    08/24/1725 Johann Balthasar Kehl, composer
    08/24/1733 David Traugott Nicolai, composer
    08/24/1750 M Laetitia Bonaparte-Ramolino [madame MŠre], moither of Napoleon I 08/24/1759 Wilbur Wilberforce, England, crusaded against slavery
    08/24/1772 Willem I Frederik, grand duke of Luxembourg/king of Neth (1814-40) 08/24/1787 James Weddell, Ostend England, Antarctic explorer (Weddell Sea) 08/24/1808 Benjamin Grubb Humphreys, Brig General (Confederate Army) 08/24/1808 Thomas Fenwick Drayton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 189
    08/24/1816 Daniel Gooch, laid 1st successful transatlantic cables
    08/24/1817 Aleksei K Tolstoi, [Kozjma Prutkov], Russian poet/writer [OS] 08/24/1820 Jacopo Tomadini, composer
    08/24/1821 Emmanuele Muzio, composer
    08/24/1827 Walter Husted Stevens, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1867
    08/24/1828 George Hume 'Maryland' Steuart, Brig General (Confederate Army) 08/24/1837 Theodore Dubois, composer
    08/24/1839 Eduard Napravnik, composer
    08/24/1842 Edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market)
    08/24/1854 Nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer
    08/24/1856 Felix Mottl, composer
    08/24/1865 Ferdinand I VAM, king of Romania
    08/24/1872 Max Beerbohm, England, caricaturist/writer/wit (Saturday Review) 08/24/1879 Rentaro Taki, composer
    08/24/1880 Joshua L Cowen, inventor (electric train)
    08/24/1880 Miles W L Killearn, British diplomat
    08/24/1886 William Francis Gibbs, naval architect, designed Liberty ships 08/24/1889 Simon Kimbangu/Kibangu, Congo prophet
    08/24/1890 Duke Kahanamoku, Hawaii, 100m swimmer (Olympic-gold-1912, 20) 08/24/1890 Franz Philipp, composer
    08/24/1891 Alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, composer
    08/24/1891 Germaine Loosveldt, Flemish actress (Kniertje in On hope) 08/24/1894 Jean Rhys, [Ella Williams], Dominica, writer (Voyage in the Dark) 08/24/1896 Phil Baker, Phila, comedian (Who's Whose)
    08/24/1898 Albert Claude, Belgium, physician/biologist (Nobel 1974)
    08/24/1898 Malcolm Cowley, Belsano Penn, author (Flowering of New England) 08/24/1898 Marie J Hugenholtz, [Doctor Grandi], surgeon on Cura‡ao
    08/24/1899 Johan J Fabricius, Romania, novelist (Island of Demons)
    08/24/1899 Jorge Luis Borges, Argentina, writer of fiction, essays (Labyrinths)
    08/24/1899 Ruth Schaumann, German author/house painter/sculptor
    08/24/1900 Preston Foster, Ocean City NJ, actor (Waterfront, Gunslinger) 08/24/1900 V sa Pr¡hoda, Czech violinist
    08/24/1902 Fernand Braudel, French historian (Civililization & Capitalism) 08/24/1910 Bernhard Heiden, composer
    08/24/1911 L‚o Ferr‚, French chansonnier/composer (Le silly-aim‚, L'amour) 08/24/1912 Durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show) 08/24/1915 Alice B[radley] Sheldon, US, sci-fi author (Byte Beautiful) 08/24/1916 L‚o Ferr‚, French singer/composer (Silly-aim‚, Ni Dieu ni maŒtre) 08/24/1917 Dennis James, Jersey City NJ, wrestling announcer/TV host (PDQ) 08/24/1919 'Drs P' [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss/Dutch songwriter/singer
    08/24/1919 Nils Viggo Bentzon, composer
    08/24/1922 R‚ne L‚vesque, Quebec premier (1976-85)
    08/24/1923 Helena Carter, [Helen Rickerts], US model/actress (River Lady) 08/24/1924 Louis Teicher, pianist (Ferante & Teicher-Exodus)
    08/24/1927 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist
    08/24/1927 William V Shannon, journalist/ambassador to Ireland (1977-81) 08/24/1932 Richard Graham Meale, composer
    08/24/1934 Roger Donald Dickerson, composer
    08/24/1936 William J Coyne, (Rep-D-Pennsylvania, 1981- )
    08/24/1938 Mason Williams, Abilene Tx, writer (Smother Brothers Hour) 08/24/1940 Don Cormier Sr, horse trainer
    08/24/1941 Ernest Wright Jr, US singer (Imperials-So Much)
    08/24/1944 Gregory B Jarvis, Detroit Mich, astronaut (STS 25)
    08/24/1944 Jim Capaldi, English singer/songwriter (Traffic-Something So Strong)
    08/24/1945 Malcolm 'Mollie' Duncan, saxophonist (Average White Band) 08/24/1946 Richard 'Dick' N Richards, Key West, USN/astr (STS 28, 41, 50, sk:64
    08/24/1949 Anna L Fisher, St Albans NY, MD/astronaut (STS 51-A)
    08/24/1949 Joe Regalbuto, Bkln NY, actor (Knots Landing, Frank-Murphy Brown) 08/24/1949 Stephen Harrison Paulus, composer
    08/24/1951 Orson Scott Card, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Nebula, Ender's War) 08/24/1956 Gerry Cooney, heavyweight boxer (US Olympics team 1980)
    08/24/1958 Steve Guttenberg, Bkln NY, actor (Police Academy, Short Circuit) 08/24/1960 David Guillory, jockey
    08/24/1960 Franz Vienboeck, Austria, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-13)
    08/24/1961 Cal Ripkin Jr, all-star shortstop (Balt Orioles)
    08/24/1962 Mary E Weber, Cleveland Ohio, PhD/astronaut
    08/24/1963 John Bush, US heavy metal singer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous) 08/24/1964 Pebbles, rocker (Girlfriend)
    08/24/1964 Salizhan Shakirovich Sharipov, Russia, major/cosmonaut
    08/24/1965 Casey Lambert, jockey
    08/24/1965 Marlee Matlin, Ill, deaf actress (Children of Lesser God-Acad Award)
    08/24/1972 Ian Moran, Cleveland Ohio, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    08/24/1103 Magnus III Berbein, [blootbeen], King of Norway (1093-1103), dies 08/24/1217 Eustace 'the Monk', French buccaneer, dies in battle
    08/24/1313 Henry VII, Roman Catholic German King/emperor (1308/12-13), dies 08/24/1371 Eduard, duke of Gelre (1361-71), dies
    08/24/1572 Charles de F‚ligny, French officer/huguenot, murdered
    08/24/1572 Gaspard de Chƒtillon, Count the Coligny, French gen/admiral, beheade
    08/24/1595 Thomas Digges, English astronomer (Universe Infinite), dies 08/24/1680 Ferdinand Bulb, Dutch painter/etcher, buried
    08/24/1712 Thomas Bullis, composer, dies at 54
    08/24/1724 Andreas Kneller, composer, dies at 75
    08/24/1770 Thomas Chatterton, English poet (Revenge), dies
    08/24/1806 Paul-Louis Cyffl‚, Flemish sculptor/goldsmith (Terre Lorraine), dies
    08/24/1833 Adrian H Haworth, English entomologist/botanist, dies at 65 08/24/1840 Joseph Waast Aubert Nonot, composer, dies at 89
    08/24/1841 Karl Friedrich Curschmann, composer, dies at 36
    08/24/1888 Rudolph J E Clausius, German physicist (thermodynamics), dies 08/24/1889 Jan E Matzeliger, Suriname inventor (shoe lacing machine), dies 08/24/1895 John F Loudon, entrepreneur/colonial director, dies at 74 08/24/1906 Alfred Stevens, Belgian painter, dies
    08/24/1907 Pieter Louis Tak, writer (Chronicle), dies at 58
    08/24/1940 Paul G Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow disk), dies at 80 08/24/1943 Simone Weil, French philospher (Le pesanteur et la grƒce), dies 08/24/1954 Get£lio D Vargas, pres/dictator Brazil (1930-45, 51-54), suicide 08/24/1957 Albert Edward Sammons, composer, dies at 71
    08/24/1958 John G Str˜dom, premier of South Africa (1954-58), dies at 65 08/24/1958 Kenneth Leighton, composer, dies at 28
    08/24/1958 Leo Blech, composer, dies at 87
    08/24/1962 Henry George Ley, composer, dies at 74
    08/24/1964 Maurice Schoemaker, composer, dies at 73
    08/24/1967 Amanda Randolph, actress (Danny Thomas, Amos n Andy), dies at 65 08/24/1967 Henry J Kaiser, industrialist (Boulder Dam, Liberty ship), dies at 8
    08/24/1972 Carlos Don Byas, US jazz saxophonist, dies at 59
    08/24/1973 Billy Greene, actor (Burton-One Man's Family), dies at 76 08/24/1973 Slava Vorlova, composer, dies at 79
    08/24/1975 Charles H Revson, US cosmetic magnate, dies at 69
    08/24/1976 Michael Dewar Head, composer, dies at 76
    08/24/1983 Jack Somack, actor (Ball Four, Stockard Channing Show), dies at 64 08/24/1985 Paul Creston, composer, dies at 78
    08/24/1987 Bayard Rustin, US civil rights activist, dies at 77
    08/24/1988 Max Shulman, author (Dobie Gillis, Tender Trap), dies at 69 08/24/1991 Abel Kivlat, US 1500m runner (Olympic-silver-1912), dies at 99 08/24/1991 Beb [Elizabeth] Vuyk, Neth/Indon writer (Day Camp book), dies 08/24/1991 Bernard Castro, patented convertible couch, dies at 87
    08/24/1992 Andreas M Donner, Dutch state leader, dies at 74
    08/24/1992 Larrie Londin, jazz drummer, dies at 48


    Significant Events:

    08/24/ 79 Mt Vesuvius erupts, buries Pompeii & Herculaneum
    08/24/ 410 Rome overrun by Visigoths, symbolized fall of Western Roman Empire 08/24/1215 Pope Innocent III declares Magna Carta invalid
    08/24/1217 Battle at South Foreland: English fleet beats France
    08/24/1349 6,000 Jews are blamed for the plagued are killed in Mainz 08/24/1349 Jews of Cologne Germany set themselves on fire to avoid baptism 08/24/1391 Jews of Palma Majorca massacred
    08/24/1561 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
    08/24/1572 King Charles IX orders massacre of thousands of French Protestants 08/24/1662 Act of Uniformity requires English to accept book of Common Prayer 08/24/1682 Duke James of York gives Delaware to William Penn
    08/24/1704 Sea battle at Malaga
    08/24/1751 Thomas Colley executed in England for drowning supposed witch 08/24/1787 Wolfgang A Mozart completes his viola sonata in A, K526
    08/24/1814 British sack Washington, DC, White House burned
    08/24/1826 Netherland's South Willems Port (Bosch-Luik) opens
    08/24/1828 Dutch army takes Fort Du Bus in New Guinea
    08/24/1831 John Henslow asks Charles Darwin to travel with him on HMS Beagle 08/24/1833 HMS Beagle reaches Bahia Blanca, Argentina
    08/24/1853 1st potato chips prepared by Chef George Crum (Saratoga Springs, NY)
    08/24/1854 National emigration convention meets in Cleveland
    08/24/1858 Richmond 'Daily Dispatch' reports 90 blacks arrested for learning 08/24/1867 J C Watson discovers asteroid #93 Minerva
    08/24/1869 Waffle iron invented
    08/24/1876 Riot abolishes fairs in Amsterdam, 2 killed
    08/24/1891 Thomas Edison patents motion picture camera
    08/24/1893 Tornado destroys coast of Savannah & Charleston; about 1000 die 08/24/1903 M Wolf discovers asteroid #513 Centesima & #514 Armida
    08/24/1904 Field battle at Liao-Yang-200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian 08/24/1905 Chicago Cubs beat Phillies 2-1 in 20 innings
    08/24/1906 Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game 08/24/1908 Heavyweight Tommy Burns KOs Bill Squires in Sydney NSW
    08/24/1909 Workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal
    08/24/1911 Manuel d'Arriaga elected 1st president of Portugal
    08/24/1912 NYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians 08/24/1912 Territory of Alaska organized
    08/24/1912 US passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition govt 08/24/1914 Battle at Bergen: Belgium vs Britain
    08/24/1914 German troops occupy Names Belgium
    08/24/1921 Battle of Sakaray Valley begins between Turkey & Greece
    08/24/1921 British airship R-38 crashes in Humber; 44 die
    08/24/1922 1st Phillie to hit for cycle (Cy Williams)
    08/24/1923 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3 mile (14:11.2)
    08/24/1929 Palestinians attack orthodox Jews in Jerusalem
    08/24/1929 Turkey & Persia signs peace treaty
    08/24/1931 France & USSR sign neutrality/no attack treaty
    08/24/1932 1st transcontinental non-stop flight by a woman, Amelia Earhart 08/24/1933 S Arend discovers asteroid #1313 Berna
    08/24/1936 Australian Antarctic Territory created
    08/24/1936 FDR gives FBI authority to pursuit fascists & communists
    08/24/1936 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2137 Priscilla
    08/24/1937 Republican offensive at Belchite Spain
    08/24/1939 Germany & USSR sign 10-year non-aggression pact
    08/24/1940 Luftwaffe bombs London
    08/24/1942 Sea battle at Eastern Solomon Island
    08/24/1944 Gen LeClercs troops open assault on Paris
    08/24/1949 North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) established
    08/24/1950 1st US Negro delegate to UN appointed-ES Sampson
    08/24/1950 Edith Sampson named 1st black US delegate to UN
    08/24/1950 Operation Magic Carpet-45,000 Yemenite Jews move to Israel 08/24/1954 Communist Control Act passed, at height of McCarthyism
    08/24/1954 International Amateur Athletic Federation recognizes Red China 08/24/1956 1st non-stop transcontinental helicopter flight arrived Wash DC 08/24/1960 -127øF (-88øC), Vostok, Antarctica (world record)
    08/24/1960 60 people die when bus plunges off bridge into Turvo River, Brazil 08/24/1963 1st 200 meter freestyle swum under 2 minutes (Don Schollander 1:58) 08/24/1963 John Pennel is 1st to pole-vault 17'
    08/24/1964 2nd Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 6-4
    08/24/1966 USSR launches Luna 11 for orbit around Moon
    08/24/1967 Liberian flag designed
    08/24/1968 France became world's 5th thermonuclear power, explodes on Mururoa 08/24/1969 Peru nationalizes US oil interests
    08/24/1970 Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madiso
    08/24/1972 8th Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 2-1
    08/24/1972 Gordie Howe & Jean Beliveau inducted in Hockey Hall of Fame 08/24/1974 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #3770
    08/24/1975 Papadopoulos/Pattakos/Makarezos sentenced to death in Athens 08/24/1975 SF Giant Ed Halick no-hits NY Giants, 6-0
    08/24/1975 Tampa Bay Rowdies beat Portland 2-0 for NASL cup
    08/24/1976 Soyuz 21 returns to Earth
    08/24/1979 NFL fans (60,916) choose old Patriots logo over new
    08/24/1979 UN's Vienna office begins issuing postage stamps
    08/24/1980 Jozef Pinkovski replaces Poland premier Babiuch
    08/24/1981 American Charles Chapman is 1st black to swim English Channel 08/24/1981 Mark David Chapman is sentenced to 20 yrs to life for Lennon's murde
    08/24/1984 Pat Bradley set LPGA record for 9 holes with a 28 at Denver 08/24/1984 T Seki discovers asteroid #3431 Nakano
    08/24/1985 STS 51-I mission scrubbed at T -5m because of bad weather 08/24/1987 Announcement of possible Martian tornadoes
    08/24/1989 Pete Rose is suspended from baseball for life for gambling 08/24/1989 Voyager 2 flies past Neptune
    08/24/1990 Iraqi troops surround US & other embassies in Kuwait City 08/24/1991 Gorbachev resigns as head of USSR Communist Party
    08/24/1991 Ukraine declares independence from USSR
    08/24/1992 Hurricane Andrew hits South Florida; 35 die
    08/24/1993 Mars Observer comes closest to Mars

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 24 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/25/1530 Ivan IV (the Terrible), 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84)
    08/25/1664 Johan van de Bergh, Leids regent
    08/25/1718 Johann Jacob Rowalt, composer
    08/25/1724 George Stubbs, England, animal painter (House Frightened by Lion) 08/25/1758 Franz Teyber, composer
    08/25/1775 Charlotte J T, infant of Portugal (Court of Rio de Janeiro) 08/25/1786 [Charles] Louis I, (Augustus), King of Bavaria (Lola Montez) 08/25/1788 Cornelis J van Axes, lawyer (Language of the Great)
    08/25/1811 Joseph Dana Webster, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/25/1812 Percival Drayton, Capt (Union Navy), died in 1865
    08/25/1819 Allan Pinkerton, founded Chicago detective agency
    08/25/1823 John Newton, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1895 08/25/1825 Henry Warner Birge, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
    08/25/1836 Bret Harte, US, author (Outcasts of Poker Flat)
    08/25/1841 Theodor Kocher, Swiss surgeon, thyroid specialist (Nobel 1909) 08/25/1845 Ludwig II, mad king of Bavaria (1864-86)
    08/25/1846 Louise J Gautier, French poetess
    08/25/1851 (Willem) Alexander KHF, prince of Orange/Netherlands
    08/25/1860 George Fawcett, US actor (Intolerance)
    08/25/1880 Robert E Stolz, Austrian composer/conductor (...smaller guard) 08/25/1887 Friedrich Lbke, German politician
    08/25/1887 Olav Fartein Valen, composer
    08/25/1891 Alberto Savinio, [Andrea the Chirico), Italian writer/composer 08/25/1891 Luis Iruarrizaga Aguirre, composer
    08/25/1891 Samuel Gardner, composer
    08/25/1897 Jaroslav Ridky, composer
    08/25/1901 Kjeld Abell, Danish playwright/director (Tivoli)
    08/25/1902 Stefan Wolpe, Berlin Germany, composer (Zeus & Elidco)
    08/25/1903 Bruno Bettelheim, Austrian/US psycho-analyst (Uses of Enchantment) 08/25/1905 Clara Bow, silent movie actress (Wings, Down to the Sea in Ships) 08/25/1905 Undine Smith Moore, composer
    08/25/1906 Eugen Gerstenmaier, German politician (CDU)
    08/25/1906 William J Brennan, Newark NJ, US supreme court justice (1957-90) 08/25/1909 Arwel Hughes, composer
    08/25/1909 Michael Rennie, actor (The Robe, Klatuu-Day the Earth Stood Still) 08/25/1909 Ruby Keeler, Halifax NS, dancer (Dames, 42nd Street)
    08/25/1910 J B Charles, [Willem H Nagel], criminologist/writer
    08/25/1910 Pierre Musy, Switzerland, 4-man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1936) 08/25/1911 Jacopo Napoli, composer
    08/25/1912 Erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany)
    08/25/1913 Walt Kelly, cartoonist, creator of 'Pogo'
    08/25/1914 Alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda)
    08/25/1915 Walter Trampler, Munich Germany, violist (Beaux Arts Trio) 08/25/1916 Frederic Robbins, US bacteriologist
    08/25/1916 Van Johnson, Newport RI, actor (Brigadoon) always wore red socks 08/25/1917 Don Defore, Cedar Rapids Iowa, actor (George-Hazel, Ozzie & Harriet)
    08/25/1917 Mel Ferrer, Elberon NJ, actor (Longest Day, Eaten Alive, 5th Floor) 08/25/1918 Leonard Bernstein, conductor/composer/pianist/egotist
    08/25/1918 Richard Greene, Plymouth England, actor (Adv of Robin Hood) 08/25/1919 George C Wallace, (gov-D-Ala) pres candidate
    08/25/1920 Jef Diederen, painter
    08/25/1921 Brian Moore, Ireland, novelist (Catholics, Doctor's Wife) 08/25/1922 Ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer/song writer/programmer
    08/25/1923 Monty Hall, Winnipeg Canada, TV game show host (Lets Make a Deal) 08/25/1927 Althea Gibson, Silver SC, 1st black tennis champion in a major event
    08/25/1928 Karl Korte, composer
    08/25/1930 Ariana CE Amsberg, publicist/actress (Aside, Sekstant)
    08/25/1930 Graham Javis, Toronto Ontario, actor (Charlie-Mary Hartman) 08/25/1930 Page Johnson, WV, actress (Passages from Finnegan's Wake) 08/25/1930 Sean Connery, Edinburgh Scotland, actor (James Bond)
    08/25/1931 Regis Philbin, host (Joey Bishop Show, Live with Regis & Kathie Lee)
    08/25/1933 Tom Skerritt, Detroit Mich, actor (Ryan's Four, Alien, Big Bad Mama)
    08/25/1934 John Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No) 08/25/1934 Valery F Bykovsky, USSR, cosmonaut (Vostok V Soyuz 22 31/39) 08/25/1935 David Canary, Elwood Ind, actor (Peyton Place, Candy-Bonanza) 08/25/1938 Frederick Forsyth, author (Day of the Jackal, Deceiver, Odessa File)
    08/25/1940 Jos‚ Van Dam, Brussels Belgium, bass-baritone (Fran‡ois d'Assisif) 08/25/1942 Margaret Murdock, US, small bore rifle (Olympic-silver-1976) 08/25/1942 Nathen Deal, (Rep-D-Georgia)
    08/25/1942 Walter Williams, US singer (O'Jays-Use to Be My Girl)
    08/25/1946 Larry LaRocco, (Rep-D-Idaho)
    08/25/1946 Rollie Fingers, relief pitcher (Oakland Athletics)
    08/25/1947 Anne Archer, LA Cal, actress (Too Scared to Scream, Fatal Attraction
    08/25/1947 Wim J van Gelder, Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (PvdA)
    08/25/1949 Gene Simmons, Queens NY, rocker (KISS-Beth)
    08/25/1949 John Savage, Long Island NY, actor (Deer Hunter, Maria's Lovers) 08/25/1951 Rob Halford, heavy metal rocker (Judas Priest-Got Another Thing) 08/25/1954 Elvis Costello, [Declan Patrick McManus], rocker (Allison) 08/25/1954 Gilbert 'Gibus' Duclos-Lassalle, French cyclist
    08/25/1954 John Savage, Old Bethpage NY, actor (Jim Malloy-Gibbsville) 08/25/1954 Martin Jourard, keyboardist/vocalist (Motels-Only the Lonely) 08/25/1956 Matt Aitken, rocker (Stock Aitken & Waterman-Road Block)
    08/25/1958 Christian LeBlanc, NC, actor (Michael Baldwin-Young & Restless) 08/25/1958 Saskia Van Orly, singer (Tambourine)
    08/25/1961 Billy Ray Cyrus, Flatwoods Ky, country singer (Achy Breaky Heart) 08/25/1961 Joannie Whalley-Kilmer, Manchester England, actress (Kill Me Again) 08/25/1962 Mazzi Rawd, heavy metal rocker
    08/25/1962 Vivian Campbell, heavy metal rocker (White Snake-Here I Go Again) 08/25/1964 Blair Underwood, Tacomma Wash, actor (Jonathan-LA Law)
    08/25/1965 Kathleen Horvath, Chic Ill, tennis player (French Open Jr 1980) 08/25/1970 Claudia Schiffer, Rheinbach Germany, super model (Elle, Rolling Ston
    08/25/1971 Quintis 'Chico' Ristie, Suriname radio host


    Deaths:

    08/25/ 79 Gaius Plinius Secundus [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies 08/25/ 383 Flavius Gratianus, Emperor of Rome, dies
    08/25/ 882 Louis III, King of France (879-82), dies
    08/25/1227 Ghengis Khan, [Temudjin], founded Mongolia, dies
    08/25/1270 Louis IX, the Saint, King of France (1226-70), dies
    08/25/1346 Louis of Nevers, Count of Flanders, dies in battle
    08/25/1554 Thomas H, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies 08/25/1556 David Jorisz, Flemish glass blower, dies at about 54
    08/25/1580 Frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht 08/25/1742 Jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer, dies at 38
    08/25/1773 Franz Nikolaus Novotny, composer, dies at 29
    08/25/1774 Nicolo Jommelli, composer, dies at 59
    08/25/1789 Mary Ball Washington, mother of George, dies
    08/25/1822 F William Herschel, German astronomer (discovered Uranus), dies at 8
    08/25/1835 Ann Rutledge, said to be Lincoln's true love, dies in Ill at 22 08/25/1842 Jerome-Joseph de Momigny, composer, dies at 80
    08/25/1846 Giuseppe Acerbi, Italian traveller/nature investigator/diplomat, die
    08/25/1868 Henry P Scholte, Dutch/US vicar (Iowa), dies at 62
    08/25/1868 Jacob van Lennep, Dutch 2nd member of parliament, dies at 66 08/25/1900 Friedrich Nietschze, philosopher (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies 08/25/1901 Clara Maass, army nurse sacrificied her life at 25 to prove that 08/25/1901 the mosquito carries yellow fever
    08/25/1942 George EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews, dies in battle at 39 08/25/1942 Panayot Pipkov, composer, dies at 70
    08/25/1942 W van Daalen, opposition leader on Celebes, beheaded
    08/25/1956 Alfred C Kinsey, US sexologist (Kinsey Report), dies
    08/25/1967 George Lincoln Rockwell, head of American Nazi Party, assassinated 08/25/1968 John George, actor (Kolb-Adventures of Fu Manchu), dies at 70 08/25/1971 Ted Lewis, [Theodore L Friedman], bandleader, dies at 80
    08/25/1972 Juan Carlos Paz, composer, dies at 71
    08/25/1972 Robert Denzler, composer, dies at 80
    08/25/1975 Frans van Amelsvoort, choir conductor, dies at 75
    08/25/1975 John R Dunning, US physicist, dies at 67
    08/25/1976 Eyvind Johnson, Swedish author (Nobel-1974), dies at 76
    08/25/1979 Stan Kenton, orch leader (Music 55), dies at 67
    08/25/1980 Gower Champion, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show), dies at 60 08/25/1984 Truman Capote, author (In Cold Blood), dies at 59
    08/25/1984 Waite Hoyte, knuckleball pitcher, dies at 84
    08/25/1985 Samantha Smith, actress (Elizabeth-Lime Street), dies in plane at 13
    08/25/1986 Allen Case, actor (Deputy, Legend of Jesse James), dies at 51 08/25/1988 Price Daniel, (Gov/Sen-D-Texas), dies at 77
    08/25/1989 Gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80
    08/25/1991 Niven Busch, US writer (Duel in the Sun), dies
    08/25/1992 Frederick O'Neal, actor (Anna Lucasta, Free White & 21), dies at 86 08/25/1992 Jan G Toonder, writer (Castle in Ireland), dies at 78


    Significant Events:

    08/25/1212 Children's cruisaders under Nikolaas (10) reaches Genoa
    08/25/1330 AntiPope Nicolaas V overthrows himself
    08/25/1425 Countess Jacoba of Bavaria escapes from jail
    08/25/1499 Battle at Sapienza: Turkish fleet beats Venetians
    08/25/1566 Iconoclastic fury begins in Utrecht
    08/25/1580 Battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
    08/25/1609 Galileo demonstrates his 1st telescope to Venetian lawmakers 08/25/1628 Assault on sultan of Mantarams of Batavia
    08/25/1689 Battle at Charleroi: Spanish & English army move into France 08/25/1689 Montr‚al taken by Iroquois
    08/25/1704 Battle at M laga: French vs English & Dutch fleet
    08/25/1718 Hundreds of French colonists arrive in Louisiana; New Orleans, found
    08/25/1768 Capt James Cook departs with Endeavour to Pacific Ocean
    08/25/1795 Cura‡ao slaves opponents returns to St Christopher
    08/25/1802 Toussaint L'Ouverture premieres in Fort de Joux, Jura
    08/25/1804 Alice Meynell becomes 1st woman jockey (England)
    08/25/1814 British capture Washington DC
    08/25/1825 Uruguay declares independence from Brazil (National Day)
    08/25/1830 Belgium revolts against Netherlands
    08/25/1835 NY Sun publishes Moon hoax story about John Herschel
    08/25/1862 Secretary of War authorizes Gen Rufus Saxton to arm 5,000 slaves 08/25/1864 Combination rail & ferry service available from SF to Alameda 08/25/1864 Petersburg Campaign-Battle of Ream's Station
    08/25/1865 R Luther discovers asteroid #84 Klio
    08/25/1875 Matthew Webb becomes 1st to swim English Channel (21h 45m) 08/25/1886 1st intl polo meet (US vs England)
    08/25/1888 Henry Slocum wins US Lawn Tennis Assn singles title
    08/25/1889 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #287 Nephthys
    08/25/1894 -26] Balinese troops assault Dutch army, 97 killed
    08/25/1897 A Charlois discovers asteroid #426 Hippo
    08/25/1904 Jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title 08/25/1908 Allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
    08/25/1908 National Association of Colored Nurses, forms
    08/25/1909 J Palisa discovers asteroid #688 Melanie
    08/25/1912 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
    08/25/1912 Different nationalities battle with each other in Macedonia 08/25/1914 Belgium: German army begins 6 week plundering of Leuven Belgium 08/25/1914 German Zeppelins bomb Antwerp Belgium
    08/25/1914 German army pushes French army to the Sedan
    08/25/1914 German troops march into France
    08/25/1915 Hurricane kills 275 in Galveston, Texas with $50 million damage 08/25/1916 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #829 Academia & #830 Petropolitana 08/25/1916 National Park Service established in Dept of Interior
    08/25/1919 1st scheduled passenger service by airplane (Paris-London) 08/25/1920 1st US woman to win in Olympics (Ethelda Bleibtrey)
    08/25/1921 US signs peace treaty with Germany
    08/25/1921 Yankee pitcher Harry Harper hits 3 batters in an inning tying record
    08/25/1922 Cubs beat Phillies 26-23 in highest scoring major-league game 08/25/1924 International maritime treaty drawn
    08/25/1924 Wash Senator Walter Johnson 2nd no-hitter beats Browns, 2-0 in 7 inn
    08/25/1925 Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters organizes (Harlem NY) 08/25/1925 Helen Willis wins her 3rd straight US Lawn Tennis Open
    08/25/1925 Last Belgian troops vacate Duisburg
    08/25/1926 Pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
    08/25/1927 S Belyavsk˜ & N Ivanov discovers asteroid #1086 Nata
    08/25/1929 Graf Zeppelin passes over SF for LA after trans-Pacific voyage 08/25/1930 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1168 Brandia
    08/25/1932 Amelia Earhart completes transcontinental flight
    08/25/1933 Arend discovers asteroid 1281 Jeanne, 1286 Banachiewicza & 1287 Lorc
    08/25/1933 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1331 Solvejg
    08/25/1933 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #2676 Aarhus & #2943
    08/25/1936 3 Braves hit twice in an inning getting 2 hits each
    08/25/1937 Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast
    08/25/1940 1st (British) night bombing of Germany (Berlin)
    08/25/1940 1st parachute wedding
    08/25/1941 English & Russian troops attack pro-German Iran
    08/25/1941 German troops conquer Nowgorod, Leningrad
    08/25/1942 SS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht Neth
    08/25/1943 German occupiers impose 72-hour work week
    08/25/1943 Lord Mountbatten named Supreme Allied Commander in Asia
    08/25/1943 Red Army under Gen Vatutin recaptures Achtyrka
    08/25/1943 Red army recaptures Smolensk
    08/25/1943 US forces overrun New Georgia in Solomon Islands during WW II 08/25/1944 France 2nd Tank division under General Leclerc reaches Notre Dame 08/25/1944 Gen De Gaulle returns to Paris/walks Champs Elys‚es Paris 08/25/1944 Paris liberated from Nazi occupation (Freedom Tuesday)
    08/25/1944 US 12nd Army corp reaches Troyes
    08/25/1945 Jewish immigrants are permitted to leave Mauritius for Palestine 08/25/1946 Ben Hogan wins PGA championship
    08/25/1947 Marion Carl in D-558-I sets world aircraft speech record, 1,047 kph 08/25/1950 Pres Truman orders army to seize control of RR to avert a strike 08/25/1950 Sugar Ray Robinson KOs Jose Basora to win middleweight boxing title 08/25/1952 Det Tiger Virgil Trucks 2nd no-hitter of yr, beats Yankees, 1-0 08/25/1955 Last Soviet forces leave Austria
    08/25/1957 Prince Suvanna Phuma forms govt in LAOS, with Pathet Lao
    08/25/1960 17th summer olympics opens in Rome
    08/25/1960 AFL begins placing players names on back of their jersies 08/25/1960 Demonstrations against premier Lumumba
    08/25/1961 Brazilian president Janios Quadros, resigns
    08/25/1963 Paul McCartney is fined œ31 & 1 yr suspended license for speeding 08/25/1964 Singapore limits imports from Neth due to Indonesian aggression 08/25/1966 Z Pereyra discovers asteroid #1769 Carlostorres
    08/25/1967 Minn Twin Dean Chance 2nd no-hitter of month beats Cleveland, 2-1 08/25/1967 Paraguay accepts its constitution
    08/25/1967 Train crash at Beesd, 2 die
    08/25/1968 Arthur Ashe becomes 1st black to win US singles championship 08/25/1969 Det Lions beat Boston Patriots 22-9 in Montr‚al (NFL expo) 08/25/1973 Zambia adopts constitution
    08/25/1974 LA Aztecs defeat Miami Toros to win NASL cup
    08/25/1976 Harm Wiersma becomes world checker champion
    08/25/1976 Harvard College discovers asteroid #2221 Chilton
    08/25/1976 Yanks beat Twins 5-4 in 19 innings
    08/25/1979 California Angels trounce Toronto Blue Jays, 24-2
    08/25/1979 Somali adopts constitution
    08/25/1981 Jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266:09) 08/25/1981 Mark Chapman, John Lennon's murderer, is sentenced to 20 years 08/25/1981 Voyager 2's closest approach to Saturn (63,000 miles/100,000 km) 08/25/1983 Triple A baseball's Louisville breaks 1 million fan mark
    08/25/1983 US & USSR sign $10 billion grain pact
    08/25/1984 French airship capsizes
    08/25/1985 Met Dwight Goodin becomes youngest pitcher to win 20 games (20y 9m 9
    08/25/1985 STS 51-I scrubbed at T -9m because of an onboard computer problem 08/25/1987 Dow Jones industrial stock avg reaches record 2722.42
    08/25/1987 Madonna sings in Rotterdam
    08/25/1988 Challenger Center opens its classroom doors in Houston
    08/25/1988 Heavy fire destroys historic center of Lisbon
    08/25/1988 NASA launches space vehicle S-214
    08/25/1989 Voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT) 08/25/1990 Li Hui Rong of China sets triple jump woman's record (47'8«') 08/25/1990 UN security council authorizes military action against Iraq 08/25/1991 Carl Lewis rus 100m in 9.86 seconds
    08/25/1991 White-Russia declares it's independence

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Wed Aug 25 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/26/1596 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
    08/26/1627 Thomas Bullis, composer
    08/26/1676 Robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42)
    08/26/1687 Willem the Fesch, violinist/composer (Joseph)
    08/26/1726 Karl Kohaut, composer
    08/26/1728 Johann Lambert, Switzerland, mathematician, proved ã is irrational 08/26/1740 Joseph Montgolfier, France, aeronaut (ballooning)
    08/26/1743 Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, Paris, father of mod chemistry (Oxygen) 08/26/1745 Francois Guichard, composer
    08/26/1749 Johann Ernst Rembt, composer
    08/26/1788 Aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist 08/26/1811 Danville Leadbetter, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1866 08/26/1813 Nicaise de Keyser, Flemish painter (Battle of Guilder Tracks) 08/26/1819 Albert 'Bertie' von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha, husband of queen Victoria 08/26/1820 James Harlan, (Rep-Iowa)/US Seretary of Interior (1865-66) 08/26/1823 Wilhelm Troszel, composer
    08/26/1825 Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian
    08/26/1828 Erik Anthon Valdemar Siboni, composer
    08/26/1833 Charles Jackson Paine, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/26/1835 Theodore Washington Brevard, Brig General (Confederate Army) 08/26/1838 John Wilkes Booth, actor/assassin (Pres Lincoln)
    08/26/1843 George August Lumbye, composer
    08/26/1850 Charles Richet, French physiologist (anaphylaxis-Nobel 1913) 08/26/1873 Lee De Forest, Council Bluffs, inventor (Audion vacuum (radio) tube)
    08/26/1875 John Buchan, Scotland, Gov-Gen of Canada/writer (Battle of Somme) 08/26/1880 Guillaume Apollinaire, France, poet/movie critic (Alcoola) 08/26/1882 James Franck, German naturalist (Nobel 1925)
    08/26/1884 Earl Biggers, author ('Charlie Chan' detective series)
    08/26/1885 Jules Romains, France, novelist/playwright/poet (Men of Good Will) 08/26/1887 Luis Abraham Delgadillo, composer
    08/26/1891 Emmy van Lokhorst, author
    08/26/1891 Ferdinand Bruckner, [Theodor Tagger], Austrian songwriter (Races) 08/26/1896 Richard Hammond, composer
    08/26/1899 Rufino Tamayo, Mexican painter
    08/26/1901 Gen Maxwell D Taylor, former US Army chief of staff
    08/26/1901 Jan de Quay, Dutch minister of war/premier (KVP, 1959-63) 08/26/1901 Tullio Campagnolo, Italy, auto manufacturer (Fiat)
    08/26/1903 Jimmy Rushing, US blues singer
    08/26/1904 Christopher Isherwood, England, novelist/playwright (I Am a Camera) 08/26/1904 Christopher W Bradshaw-Isherwood, Brit/US writer (Goodbye to Berlin)
    08/26/1906 Albert B Sabin, Russia, US microbiologist (oral polio vaccine) 08/26/1909 Frank Gasparro, Phila Pa, US chief engraver (1965-81)
    08/26/1911 Lester Lanin, orchestra leader (40 Beatle Hits)
    08/26/1913 Cees de Long, conferencier
    08/26/1914 Julio Cort zar, Argentina, writer (We Love Glenda So Much) 08/26/1915 Gr‚ [Gerarda D] Brouwenst˜n, Dutch singer
    08/26/1915 Humphrey Searle, England, writer (20th Century counterpoint) 08/26/1915 Jim Davis, Edgerton Mo, actor (Jack Ewing-Dallas)
    08/26/1915 William Bardwell, composer
    08/26/1917 Jan Clayton, Tularosa NM, actress (Ellen Miller-Lassie)
    08/26/1917 William French Smith, Attorney General (1981-85)
    08/26/1919 Ronny Graham, Phila Pa, actor (Bob Crane Show, Chico & the Man) 08/26/1921 Benjamin C Bradlee, journalist (Wash Post)
    08/26/1921 William Preston, Columbia Penn (Penn State), actor
    08/26/1922 Lazar Nikolov, composer
    08/26/1923 Wolfgang Sawallisch, German conductor
    08/26/1927 Francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
    08/26/1927 Sam Massell
    08/26/1931 Dane Skerl, composer
    08/26/1931 Guy Vander Jagt, (Rep-R-MI, 1966- )
    08/26/1932 Joe H Engle, Abilene Ks, Brig Gen USAF/astro (STS T-2, T-4, 2, 51I) 08/26/1935 Cornelis B Vandrager, [Cor Van], poet (Leve Joop Massacre) 08/26/1935 Geraldine Ferraro, (Rep-D-NY) 1st female major-party VP candidate 08/26/1937 Tom Heinsohn, NBA star/coach (Boston Celtic)
    08/26/1938 Francine York, Aurora Minn, actress (Slattery's People)
    08/26/1942 John E Blaha, San Antonio, Col USAF/astronaut (STS 29, 33, 43, 58) 08/26/1942 Vic Dana, Buffalo, singer/dancer (Talent Scouts)
    08/26/1943 Ulf Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
    08/26/1944 Cornelia J 'Corry' Arends, actress (The Zotskap)
    08/26/1944 Richard AWG, English prince/duke of Gloucester
    08/26/1945 Melvin Watt, (Rep-D-North Carolina)
    08/26/1945 Thomas J Ridge, (Rep-R-Pennsylvania, 1983- )
    08/26/1947 Candy Moore, Maplewood NJ, actress (Lunch Wagon, Tomboy & Champ) 08/26/1948 Jet Black, rocker (Stranglers-Dreamtime)
    08/26/1948 Valerie Simpson, Bronx, singer, Ashford's partner (Like a Rock) 08/26/1949 John Baldwin, Detroit, light middleweight boxer (Olympic-bronze-1968
    08/26/1950 Richard Cowsill, rocker (Cowsills-Hair, We Can Fly)
    08/26/1950 Robert Cowsill, rocker (Cowsills-Hair, We Can Fly)
    08/26/1951 Robert G Torricelli, (Rep-D-New Jersey, 1983- )
    08/26/1952 John Kinsella, USA, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1972)
    08/26/1954 Sarah Lundy, horse trainer
    08/26/1954 Steve Wright, Britain's wacky DJ
    08/26/1957 Alex Trevino, catcher (LA Dodgers)
    08/26/1960 Branford Marsalis, jazz saxophonist (Bring on the Night, Tonight Sho
    08/26/1960 Ola Ray, St Louis Mo, playmate (Jun, 1980)/actress (Thriller) 08/26/1961 Jimmy Olander, Palos Verdes Cal, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in Middle)
    08/26/1965 Chris Burke, actor with down syndrome (Life Goes On)
    08/26/1975 Thomas N Kindness, (Rep-D-OH, 1975- )
    08/26/1981 Macauley Culkin, actor (Home Alone, My Girl)


    Deaths:

    08/26/ 526 Theodorik the Great, King of Italy, dies
    08/26/1278 Ottokar II, King of Bohemia (1253-78), dies in battle
    08/26/1346 Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/count of Luxemburg, dies in battle 08/26/1368 Engelbrecht van der Mark, prince-Bishop of Luik (1345-64), dies 08/26/1486 Ernst I, ruler of Saxon (1464-86), dies at 45
    08/26/1518 Giberto X, Italian mister of Correggio/husband of Veronica Gambara 08/26/1616 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 08/26/1683 Christoph Schultze, composer, dies at 76
    08/26/1712 Sebastian Anton Scherer, composer, dies at 80
    08/26/1723 Thonis van Leeuwenhoek, biologist/inventor (microscope), dies at 90 08/26/1813 Daniel Gottlob Turk, composer, dies at 63
    08/26/1813 Karl T K”rner, German poet (Vetter aus Bremen), dies at 21 08/26/1832 Henryk Klein, composer, dies at 96
    08/26/1849 Jacques-Fereol Mazas, composer, dies at 66
    08/26/1860 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, composer, dies at 71
    08/26/1863 John Buchanan Floyd, US min of War (1857-60)/Confederate general, di
    08/26/1865 Marcellus Monroe Crocker, US attorney/Union brig-general, dies at 35
    08/26/1869 Henri Leys, Flemish painter, dies at 54
    08/26/1873 Carl Wilhelm, composer, dies at 57
    08/26/1921 Matthias Erzberger, German min of Finance, murdered
    08/26/1921 Peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1903-21), dies 08/26/1945 Franz Werfel, Austria/US poet/writer (Spiegelmensch), dies 08/26/1948 Oscar L Fern ndez, Brazilian conductor/composer (Imbapara), dies at
    08/26/1949 Nico van Suchtelen, publisher, dies at 70
    08/26/1958 Ralph Vaughan Williams, English composer, dies at 85
    08/26/1960 Mark Hambourg, composer, dies at 81
    08/26/1963 Larry Keating, actor (George Burns Show, Roger-Mr Ed), dies at 67 08/26/1966 Art Baker, TV host (You Asked For It), dies at 67
    08/26/1967 Andres Sas, composer, dies at 67
    08/26/1971 Francesco Santoliquido, composer, dies at 88
    08/26/1972 Jacques Goose, author/journalist, dies at 63
    08/26/1974 Charles Lindbergh, pilot, dies at 72 in his Hawaiian home 08/26/1976 Lotte (Krause-)Lehmann, German soprano (More than singing), dies at
    08/26/1976 Warner Anderson, actor (Doctor, Lineup, Peyton Place), dies at 65 08/26/1977 HA Rey, author of popular constellation book, dies at 78
    08/26/1977 Heinz Rottger, composer, dies at 67
    08/26/1978 Charles Boyer, actor (Gaslight, Rogues), dies at 78
    08/26/1978 Charles Trowbridge Haubiel, composer, dies at 86
    08/26/1981 Roger Nash Baldwin, founder (ACLU), dies at 97
    08/26/1983 Mike Kellin, actor (Honestly Celeste), dies at 61 of cancer 08/26/1984 Julie Stevens, actress (Lorelei-Big Town), dies at 67
    08/26/1985 Pieter Jongster, Member of Dutch 2nd parliament (GVP), dies at 76 08/26/1986 Jennifer Levin, strangled by Robert Chambers in Central Park 08/26/1986 Ted Knight, [Tadeus Konopka], actor (Mary Tyler Moore), dies at 62 08/26/1989 Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies
    08/26/1989 Irving Stone, US writer (Love is Eternal, Lust for Life), dies 08/26/1992 Bob the Moor, Flemish comic strip artist (Kuifje), dies


    Significant Events:

    08/26/ 55 -BC- Roman forces under Julius C‘sar invade Britain
    08/26/1278 Battle of Marchfeld: Rudolf van Habsburg defeats Ottokar II 08/26/1346 Battle at Cr‚cy-England's longbows defeat France
    08/26/1629 Cambridge Agreement, Mass Bay Co stockholders agree to emigrate 08/26/1641 West India Company conquerors Sao Paulo de Loanda, Angola 08/26/1652 Sea battle at Plymouth (Ayscue-The Ruyter)
    08/26/1791 John Fitch grants US patent for his working steamboat
    08/26/1794 French troops occupy Lock
    08/26/1846 Premier of Mendelssohns 'El˜ah'
    08/26/1846 W A Bartlett appointed 1st US mayor of Yerba Buena (SF)
    08/26/1863 Battle of Rocky Gap WV (White Sulphur Springs)
    08/26/1874 16 blacks lynched in Tennessee
    08/26/1883 Krakatoa erupts with increasingly large explosions kills 36,000 08/26/1903 Phillies walk 17 Dodgers in a game
    08/26/1904 Heavyweight James J Jeffries KOs Jack Monroe in SF
    08/26/1907 Houdini escapes from chains underwater at Aquatic Park in 57 sec 08/26/1911 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #717 Wisibada
    08/26/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #759 Vinifera
    08/26/1914 -9/10] Russian army atacks Austrian army in Galicia
    08/26/1914 Battle of Tannenberg - 8th German army defeats Russian Narev army 08/26/1915 German troops over run Brest-Litovsk, Russia
    08/26/1916 Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0
    08/26/1916 Yanks turn triple-play beating Browns 10-6
    08/26/1918 Premier of W Smith & F Bacons 'Lightnin''
    08/26/1920 19th amendment passes-women's suffrage granted (about time!) 08/26/1922 Japanese cruiser Niitaka leaves in storm at Kamchatka, 300 killed 08/26/1933 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1288 Santa
    08/26/1933 John of Wood runs world record time (44.247 km)
    08/26/1933 John van Wood bicycles world record time (44,588 km)
    08/26/1936 A Bohrmann discovers asteroid #2226 Cunitza
    08/26/1936 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #1398 Donnera
    08/26/1937 Franco's troops conquer Santander
    08/26/1937 Pumping to build Treasure Island in SF Bay is finished
    08/26/1938 British leaders & Arabians fight in Palestine
    08/26/1938 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1493 Sigrid
    08/26/1938 Montreal Maroons dropped from NHL
    08/26/1939 1st major league baseball telecast-Reds at Bkln Dodgers (W2XBS NY) 08/26/1939 Belgium mobilizes
    08/26/1939 Kroatia gets autonomous status
    08/26/1940 P Djurkovic discovers asteroid #1700 Zvezdara
    08/26/1941 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids #1542 Schalen & #1699 Honkasalo 08/26/1942 7,000 Jews rounded up in Vichy Free Zone of France
    08/26/1942 Japanse troops lands on New-Guinea, Milne Bay
    08/26/1942 Russian anti offensive begins in Moscow
    08/26/1944 De Gaulle marches to Champs-Elys‚es
    08/26/1944 US 12nd Army corp meets east of Paris
    08/26/1947 1st black baseball pitcher Don Bankhead (Hit a HR on 1st at bat) 08/26/1951 Jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart
    08/26/1952 Fluoridation of SF water begins
    08/26/1955 1st color telecast (NBC) of a tennis match (Davis Cup)
    08/26/1956 KREY TV channel 10 in Montrose, CO (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting 08/26/1957 USSR announces successful test of intercontinental ballistic missile
    08/26/1961 Official Intl Hockey Hall of Fame opens in Toronto
    08/26/1962 Minn Twins Jack Kralick no-hits KC A's, 1-0
    08/26/1964 Italians CP selects Luigi Longo as chairman
    08/26/1964 LBJ nominated at Democratic convention in Atlantic City, NJ 08/26/1966 KLOC (now KCSO) channel 42 in Charlotte, NC (PBS) begins broadcastin
    08/26/1967 Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam
    08/26/1971 NY Giant football team announces they're leaving Bronx for NJ in 197
    08/26/1971 Orioles' Don Buford struck out 5 times in a game
    08/26/1971 Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard visits Indonesia
    08/26/1972 20th Olympic games open at Munich German FR
    08/26/1972 NY Cosmos beat St Louis Stars, 2-1 to win NASL championship 08/26/1973 David Eisenhower writes his last sports column
    08/26/1973 U of Tx (Arlington) is 1st accredited school to offer belly dancing 08/26/1974 Guinee-Bissau becomes independent of Portugal
    08/26/1974 Soyuz 15 carries 2 cosmonauts to space station Salyut 3
    08/26/1977 Frank Martinus Arion forms Surinamese Writers group 77
    08/26/1978 Cardinal Albino Luciani of Venice becomes Pope John Paul I 08/26/1978 Soyuz 31 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 East German) to Salyut 6 08/26/1981 Space Shuttle vehicle moves to Launch Complex 39A for STS-2 mission 08/26/1981 Voyager 2 takes photo's of Saturn's moon Titan
    08/26/1982 NASA launches Telesat-F
    08/26/1984 Tatyana Kazankina of USSR sets 3k woman record (8:22.62) in Lennigra
    08/26/1984 Zdena Silvaha (Cz) throws discus 74.55 m (women's world record) 08/26/1985 Balt Oriole Eddie Murray knocks in 9 RBIs in a game vs Calif Angels 08/26/1985 French government claims no knowledge of assault on Rainbow Warrior 08/26/1989 Trumbull Conn, is 1st US team since 1983 to win Little League WS 08/26/1990 2 slain college students found in Gainesville Florida
    08/26/1991 Royal Brett Saberegen no-hits White Sox 7-0

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/27/ 551 -BC- Confucius, philospher
    08/27/1471 George von Saksen-Meissen, German potester of Friesland
    08/27/1545 Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
    08/27/1562 Hans Leo Hassler, composer
    08/27/1583 Simon Besler, composer
    08/27/1630 Maria van Oosterw˜ck, flower painter
    08/27/1650 Johann Samuel Welter, composer
    08/27/1666 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89)
    08/27/1739 Michel Delalande, composer
    08/27/1752 Herman Muntinghe, theologist (History of Mankind)
    08/27/1768 Anne-Fran‡ois Mellinet, French/Belgian general (Maastricht) 08/27/1770 Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, German philosopher/inventor (dialecti
    08/27/1809 Hannibal Hamlin, (R) 15th VP (1861-65)
    08/27/1824 Hiram Gregory Berry, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863 08/27/1826 Frank Stillman Nickerson, Brig General (Union volunteers) 08/27/1826 Hermann Kipper, music teacher/critic/composer
    08/27/1832 James Alexander Walker, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 190
    08/27/1835 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter
    08/27/1837 Heinrich Urban, composer
    08/27/1839 Emory Upton, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1881 08/27/1847 Gustave J Waffelaert, Flemish theology/bishop of Bridge
    08/27/1849 Manuel Acu¤a, Mexican poet (Nocturno)
    08/27/1865 Charles Gates Dawes, (R) 30th VP (1925-29, Nobel 1925)
    08/27/1865 Emmuska Orczy, British writer (Scarlet Pimpernel)
    08/27/1867 Umberto Giordano, composer
    08/27/1869 Karl Haushofer, soldier/geographer
    08/27/1871 Theodore Dreiser, US, novelist (Sister Carie, American Tragedy) 08/27/1874 Karl Bosch, German chemist (BASF, Nobel 1931)
    08/27/1877 Charles Stewart Rolls, British auto manufacturer (Rolls-Royce Ltd) 08/27/1877 Lloyd Cassel Douglas, novelist
    08/27/1878 Joseph John Richards, composer
    08/27/1882 Jaroslav Kricka, composer
    08/27/1882 Samuel Goldwyn, [Gelbfisch], film magnate (MGM)
    08/27/1884 Vincent Auriol, president of France (1947-53)
    08/27/1886 Eric Coates, Hucknall Nottinghamshire England, viola player/composer
    08/27/1886 Rebecca Clarke, composer
    08/27/1890 Man Ray, US statues artist/photographer/movie (dada)
    08/27/1894 Charles Meredith, Knoxville Pa, actor (Court of Last Resort) 08/27/1897 Ad van Emmenes, soccer reporter
    08/27/1898 Enny de Leeuwe, [Engelina], actress (Anatevka)/wife of Pierre Mols 08/27/1899 Cecil Scott Forester, Engld, historical novelist (Horatio Hornblower
    08/27/1901 Al Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers, Hotel Anchovy)
    08/27/1902 Herbert Menges, composer
    08/27/1903 Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nocturno de Los Angeles) 08/27/1905 Alexander Johnston, CEO (Board of Inland Revenue)
    08/27/1905 Frederick O'Neal, Brooksville Miss, actor (Car 54 Where Are You) 08/27/1908 Donald [George] Bradman, Australian cricketer (6,996 runs) 08/27/1908 Frank Leahy, O'Neill Nebraska, football coach (Notre Dame) 08/27/1908 Lyndon B Johnson, Stonewall Tx, (D) 36th Pres (1963-1969) 08/27/1909 Lester W 'Pres' Young, US jazz saxophonist
    08/27/1909 Sidney R Yates, (Rep-D-Illinois)
    08/27/1909 Sylveer Maes, Belgian bicylist
    08/27/1910 Mother Teresa, [Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu], Yugoslavia (Nobel 1979) 08/27/1912 Peter Gretton, British vice admiral
    08/27/1913 Stewart Crawford, British diplomat
    08/27/1915 Walter W Heller, economist (Old Myths & New Realities)
    08/27/1916 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
    08/27/1918 Lord Winstanley, physician/Liberal MP
    08/27/1919 Lord Dormand, of Eastington, British labour minister
    08/27/1919 Sidney R Yates, (Rep-D-IL, 1949-62, 65- )
    08/27/1920 James Molyneaux, Ulster unionist MP
    08/27/1925 Richard Rutt, bishop of Leicester
    08/27/1925 Tony Crombie, drummer/bandleader
    08/27/1925 Viscount Rothermere, newspaper owner
    08/27/1927 Hugh Byatt, British diplomat
    08/27/1927 Liselott Linsenhoff, German FR, equestrian (Olympic-gold-1972) 08/27/1928 Jack Thompson, Labour MP
    08/27/1928 Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi, premier of Kwazulu (Shaka Zulu) 08/27/1928 Peter Richard Tahourdin, composer
    08/27/1929 Ad J Hermes, Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (KVP/CDA)
    08/27/1929 Elizabeta Bagrintseve, USSR, discus thrower (Olympic-silver-1952) 08/27/1929 Ira Levin, author (Rosemary's Baby, Sleuth, This Perfect Day) 08/27/1930 John Daly, British trade union leader
    08/27/1930 John Watts, chief of defense (Omani Armed Forces)
    08/27/1932 Antonia Fraser, biographer (Mary Queen of Scots)
    08/27/1932 Francois Glorieux, composer
    08/27/1933 Joke Smit, feminist
    08/27/1935 Michael Holroyd, author
    08/27/1937 Alice Coltrane, jazz musician
    08/27/1937 Mark Potter, British court judge
    08/27/1937 Tommy Sands, singer/actor (Teenage Rock, Dream With Me)
    08/27/1940 David Hart, gen-sect (National Assn of Head Teachers)
    08/27/1941 Yuri V Malyshev, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-2, T-11)
    08/27/1942 Daryl Dragon, Pasadena Calif, keyboardist (Capt & Tennille) 08/27/1943 Bob Kerrey, (Sen-D Nebraska)
    08/27/1943 [Susan] Tuesday Weld, NYC, actress (Dobie Gillis, Wild in Country) 08/27/1944 Barry Conyngham, composer
    08/27/1947 Jacques Arnold, conservative MP
    08/27/1948 Andy Turnell, horse trainer
    08/27/1949 Andrew McKay, coservative MP
    08/27/1949 Barbara Bach, [Goldbach], Queens NY, actress (Spy Who Loved Me) 08/27/1949 Edmund Weiner, lexicographer
    08/27/1949 Jeff Cook, Fort Payne Ala, country music star (Alabama-Mt Music) 08/27/1950 Charles Fleischer, Wash DC, comedian (Roger Rabbit)
    08/27/1950 Cynthia Potter, US, springboard diver (Olympic-bronze-1976) 08/27/1952 Pee-wee Herman, [Paul Reubens], actor (Pee-wee's Big Adventure) 08/27/1954 Derek Warwick, race car driver
    08/27/1954 John Lloyd, tennis player (former husband of Chris Everet) 08/27/1955 Diana Scarwid, actress (Extermites, Psycho 3, Strange Invaders, Heat
    08/27/1957 Bernhard Langer, golfer
    08/27/1957 Hickory Smoke wins Hambletonian Stakes
    08/27/1958 Sergei Konstantinovich Krikalev, Russia, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-7, TM-1
    08/27/1959 Gerhard Berger, formula-1 racer (Italian Grand Prix-1988) 08/27/1961 'Downtown' Julie Brown, TV host (Club MTV, Inside Edition) 08/27/1963 Patty Duffek, Woodland Hills Calif, playmate (May, 1984)
    08/27/1966 Deena Wigger, Colorado Springs CO, US shooter (Olympic-92) 08/27/1972 Chris Imes, South Paris Maine, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    08/27/1208 Irene Angelina, daughter of Isaac II Angeles, dies
    08/27/1522 Giovanni A Amadei/Amadeo, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at about
    08/27/1576 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague 08/27/1590 Sixtus V, [Felice Peretti/'Montalto'], Pope (1585-90), dies at 68 08/27/1608 Hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66 08/27/1611 Tom s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies 08/27/1635 Lope Felix de Vega, playwright/poet (Angelica, Arcadia), dies at 72 08/27/1651 Jacob A Backer, painter, dies at about 43
    08/27/1667 Adriaen Melar, Flemish engraver, buried at 33
    08/27/1748 James Thomson, dies
    08/27/1827 Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat, dies 08/27/1828 Eise J Eisinga, constructed planetarium at Franeker, dies at 84 08/27/1830 Louis H J Cond‚, French prince, commits suicide at 74
    08/27/1840 William Kneass, 3rd US chief engraver (1824-40), dies in office 08/27/1841 Ignaz Xaver von Seyfried, composer, dies at 65
    08/27/1846 Frantiszek Scigalski, composer, dies at 64
    08/27/1846 Gottfied Wilhelm Fink, composer, dies at 63
    08/27/1855 Francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer, dies at 36
    08/27/1865 Jozef Nowakowski, composer, dies at 64
    08/27/1867 Karol Katski, composer, dies at 51
    08/27/1868 Franz Xaver Schnyder von Wartensee, composer, dies at 82
    08/27/1874 Johan George Schwartze, painter, dies
    08/27/1874 John Henry Foley, sculptor, dies
    08/27/1876 EugŠne-Samuel-Auguste Fromentin, novelist/painter, dies
    08/27/1879 Sir Rowland Hill, introduced postage stamps, dies at 84
    08/27/1883 August Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
    08/27/1887 Wilhelm Volkmar, composer, dies at 74
    08/27/1910 Clement of Maasd˜k, 1st Dutch aircraft death
    08/27/1914 John Weiss, German new testament, dies
    08/27/1919 Louis Botha, South African soldier/statesman, dies
    08/27/1922 Carl Fuchs, composer, dies at 83
    08/27/1930 Didericus G van Epen, genealogist/Dutch Patriarch, dies at 62 08/27/1931 Willem H Nolens, priest/2nd Chamber member, dies
    08/27/1932 Ursmer BerliŠre, Belgian historian (Monastican Belgium), dies 08/27/1943 Otto Selz, German psychologist (In Auschwitz), dies
    08/27/1948 Oley Speaks, composer, dies at 74
    08/27/1948 Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez, composer, dies at 50
    08/27/1950 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (Fuoco grande), dies
    08/27/1953 Nicolai Berezowsky, composer, dies at 53
    08/27/1955 Joachim Wach, philosopher/sociologist (Sociology of Religion), dies 08/27/1958 Ernest O Lawrence, inventor (Cyclotron-Nobel 1939), dies at 57 08/27/1962 Carlos Lavin, composer, dies at 79
    08/27/1963 W E B Du Bois, scholar/founder (NAACP), dies at 95 in Accra Ghana 08/27/1963 William Edward Burghardt du Bois, educational editor/author, dies 08/27/1964 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer, dies at 59
    08/27/1965 Le Corbusier, [Charles E Jeanneret], Swiss/French architect, dies 08/27/1965 Otto Reinhold, composer, dies at 66
    08/27/1967 Brian Epstein, Beatles' manager, dies
    08/27/1967 Henri-Georges Adam, French painter/cartoonist/sculptor, dies at 63 08/27/1968 Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark, Dutchess of Kent, dies at 61 08/27/1968 William E B Dubois, US founder NAACP (Souls of black people), dies 08/27/1969 Erika Mann, German/US author/daughter of Thomas Mann, dies 08/27/1969 Henri EJA the Page, Belgian lawyer, dies
    08/27/1969 Ivy Compton-Burnett, novelist, dies
    08/27/1971 Bennett Cerf, (Random House)/panelist (What's My Line), dies at 73 08/27/1971 Margaret Bourke-White, US photographer, dies at 67
    08/27/1975 Haile Selassie, depossed Ethiopian emperor, dies at 83
    08/27/1977 Steve Dunne, actor (Professional Father), dies at 59
    08/27/1978 Robert Shaw, actor (Dan-Buccaneers), dies at 51
    08/27/1979 Boleslaw Szabelski, composer, dies at 82
    08/27/1979 Louis Mountbatten, British adm of the Fleet, assassinated by IRA 08/27/1979 Nicholas Mountbatten, Lord Mountbatten's grandson, murdered at 14 08/27/1980 Sam Levenson, humorist (Sam Levenson Show), dies at 68
    08/27/1981 Joan Edwards, singer (Joan Edwards Show), dies at 62
    08/27/1984 Bernard Youens, British actor (Coronation Street), dies
    08/27/1984 Billy Sands, actor (Phil Silvers Show, McHale's Navy), dies at 73 08/27/1990 Stevie Ray Vaughan, blues guitarist, dies in a helicopter crash at 3
    08/27/1991 Vince Taylor, [Brian Holden], Brit singer (Brand new Cadillac, dies 08/27/1993 Bob Verstraete, actor/screenwriter/director (Alicia), dies at 71


    Significant Events:

    08/27/ 26 -BC- Origin of Egyptian Era
    08/27/ 479 -BC- battle at Plataeae: Greece attack Persians
    08/27/1232 Kioto Staatsraad accept Joei Legislation
    08/27/1601 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world 08/27/1634 Battle of Nordingen-Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar, loses Duchy of Francomi
    08/27/1665 'Ye Bare & Ye Cubb' is 1st play, performed in N America (Acomac, Va)
    08/27/1667 Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown Virginia)
    08/27/1776 British defeat Americans in Battle of Long Island
    08/27/1783 1st hydrogen balloon flight (unmanned); reaches 900 m altitude 08/27/1789 French Natl Assembly issues 'Decl of Rights of Man & Citizen' 08/27/1798 Battle at Castelbar, Ireland: French army hunts The English 08/27/1799 English invasion army lands in North-Holland
    08/27/1813 Battle of Dresden-Napoleon defeats Austrians
    08/27/1816 Lord Exmouth bombs Algiers, a refuge for Barbary pirates
    08/27/1832 Black Hawk, leader of Sauk-indians, gives himself up
    08/27/1859 1st successful oil well drilled, near Titusville, Penn
    08/27/1861 Battle of Cape Hatteras SC-Union troops take Ft Clark
    08/27/1862 Battle of Cub Run, VA
    08/27/1881 Hurricane hits Florida & Carolinas; about 700 die
    08/27/1883 Krakatoa, west of Java, explodes with a force of 1,300 megatons 08/27/1884 A Borrelly discovers asteroid #240 Vanadis
    08/27/1892 Metroplitian Opera House in NYC destroyed by fire
    08/27/1896 Zanzibar loses to England in a 38 minute war (9:02 AM-9:40 AM) 08/27/1897 A Charlois discovers asteroid #427 Galene
    08/27/1897 Roger Bresnahan debuts as Wash Senator pitcher (later HOF catcher) 08/27/1900 Battle at Bergendal: Gen Buller beats Boer general Botha
    08/27/1903 Britain's Hugh Doherty 1st non US man to win US Tennis championship 08/27/1906 M Wolf discovers asteroid #605 Juvisia
    08/27/1909 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee game
    08/27/1911 Chic White Sox Ed Walsh no-hits Boston, 5-0
    08/27/1912 Edgar Rice Burroughs' publishes 'Tarzan of the Apes'
    08/27/1914 2nd day of battle at Tannenberg: German bombs Usdau
    08/27/1914 J Palisa discovers asteroid #794 Irenaea
    08/27/1914 US war reporter Richard H Davis visits Leuven
    08/27/1916 Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary
    08/27/1918 Dr Joseph L Johnson named minister to Liberia
    08/27/1921 J E Clair of Acme Packing Co of Green Bay granted an NFL franchise 08/27/1922 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #984 Gretia
    08/27/1922 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)
    08/27/1927 Parks College, America's oldest aviation school, opens
    08/27/1928 16 die in a NYC subway's 2nd worst accident
    08/27/1928 Helen Mills beats Helen Hull Jacobs to win US Tennis championship 08/27/1928 Kellogg-Briand Pact, where 60 nations agree to outlaw war 08/27/1932 Intl anti-war congress opens in Amsterdam
    08/27/1935 P Shajn discovers asteroids #1369 Ostanina & #1387 Kama
    08/27/1937 Bkln Dodger Fred Frankhouse no-hits Cin, 5-0 in 7 2/3 inn game 08/27/1937 George E T Eyston sets world auto speed record at 345.49 MPH 08/27/1938 Yanks Monte Pearson no-hits Indians 13-0, DiMaggio hits 3 triples 08/27/1939 Erich Warsitz makes 1st jet-propelled flight (in a Heinkel He-178) 08/27/1939 Heinkel Hey makes 1st manned flight with rocket/jet propulsion 08/27/1939 Queen Wilhelmina receives German ambassador Grave Zech
    08/27/1940 Caproni-Campini CC-2, experimental jet plane, maiden flight (Milan) 08/27/1940 G Strommer discovers asteroid #1537 Transylvania
    08/27/1941 Shah of Iran abdicates throne to his son Reza Pahlawi
    08/27/1942 Cuba declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy
    08/27/1945 US troops land in Japan after Japanese surrender
    08/27/1950 1st transmission of a TV program from continental Europe shown on BB
    08/27/1950 General Foods blacklists Jean Muir of Aldrich Family as a communist 08/27/1956 Curt Robert of Columbus (Intl League) hits 4 HRs in 7 inning game 08/27/1958 USSR launches Sputnik 3 with 2 dogs aboard
    08/27/1961 Francis the Talking Mule is mystery guest on 'What's My Line' 08/27/1962 Mariner 2 launched; 1st probe to fly by Venus
    08/27/1965 WTVI TV channel 42 in Charlotte, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/27/1966 Francis Chichester begins 1st solo sail around world
    08/27/1966 Race riot in Waukegan Illinois
    08/27/1967 Naomi Sims is 1st black model on US cover (Fashion of the Times) 08/27/1969 Lindy's Pride win Hambletonian Stakes
    08/27/1973 E F Helin discovers asteroid #2048 Dwornik
    08/27/1974 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #3681
    08/27/1974 NY Met Benny Ayala hits a HR in his 1st at bat
    08/27/1976 S J Bus discovers asteroid #2285 Ron Helin
    08/27/1976 Transsexual Renee Richards barred from competing in US Tennis Open 08/27/1977 Army shoots on market vendor women in Conakry Guinee
    08/27/1977 Toby Harrah & Bump Wills hit back-to-back inside-the-park-homers 08/27/1977 off Yankee Ken Clay at Yankee Stadium, Rangers won 8-2
    08/27/1978 Gerrie Knetemann becomes world cyclist champion
    08/27/1978 Reds Joe Morgan is 1st to hit 200 HRs & have 500 stolen bases 08/27/1978 Yankee Catfish Hunter's 6-2 win gives him a perfect 6-0 in Aug 1978 08/27/1979 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #3012 Minsk & #3283
    08/27/1980 Chon Doo Hwan elected pres of South Korea
    08/27/1981 Divers begin to recover a safe found aboard Andrea Doria
    08/27/1982 Rickey Henderson steals 119th base of season breaks Lou Brock's mark
    08/27/1982 Soyuz T-7 returns to Earth
    08/27/1983 Haiti adopts constitution
    08/27/1984 President Reagan announces Teacher in Space project
    08/27/1985 20th Space Shuttle Mission (51-I)-Discovery 6-launched
    08/27/1989 100 march through Bensonhurst protesting racial killings
    08/27/1990 52 Americans arrive in Turkey from Iraq
    08/27/1990 WWF Summer Slam-Ultimate Warrior beats Rick Rude
    08/27/1991 Moldavia declares independence from USSR
    08/27/1993 Yak-40 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 79 killed/1 lives
    08/27/1994 Astero‹de #85 Io (í 157 km) eclipses star PPM 199998

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Aug 27 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/28/ 865 Rhazes [Abu Bakr Mohammed ibn Zakar˜ja al-Razi), Persians physician 08/28/1476 Motonoboe, Japans painter (Kano-school
    08/28/1592 George Villiers, duke of Buckingham, royal minister to James I 08/28/1673 Conrad Michael Schneider, composer
    08/28/1700 Carolomannus Pachschmidt, composer
    08/28/1713 Louis A Count d'Affry, French ambassador to Netherland
    08/28/1748 Amalia Frstin von Gallitzin, daughter of Russian monarch Golitsyn 08/28/1749 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Frankfurt, social philosopher (Faust) 08/28/1754 Peter Winter, composer
    08/28/1774 Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton, 1st American Catholic saint (1975) 08/28/1775 Sophie Gail, composer
    08/28/1794 Johannes Zw˜sen, archbishop (Utrecht Netherlands)
    08/28/1795 Joannes A Paredis, Belgian Bishop of Roermond
    08/28/1798 Gershom Jaques Van Brunt, Comm (Union Navy), died in 1863 08/28/1801 Antoine A Cournot, French philosopher/mathematician (rule of Cournot
    08/28/1824 Carel JCH van Nispen of Sevenaer, Catholic politician
    08/28/1826 Walter Cecil Macfarren, composer
    08/28/1827 Teresa Milanollo, composer
    08/28/1828 Ljev Tolstoi, Russian writer (War & Peace, Anna Karenina) [OS] 08/28/1828 William Alexander Hammond, Brig General (Union Army), died in 1900 08/28/1829 Albert Dietrich, composer
    08/28/1831 Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, composer
    08/28/1831 Lucy Ware Webb Hayes, 1st lady (1877-81)
    08/28/1833 Edward Burne-Jones, England, Pre-Raphaelite painter/designer 08/28/1840 Ira D Sankey, US evangelist/composer/singer (Gospel hymns) 08/28/1842 Willem Linnig jr, Flemish painter/graphic artist
    08/28/1860 Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss house painter [OS] 08/28/1872 Alfred Baldwin Sloan, composer
    08/28/1878 George Hoyt Whipple, US, astrophysicist (Nobel-1934)
    08/28/1881 Arne Eggen, composer
    08/28/1882 Carl W de Vries, rechts leader (Unknown Thorbecke)
    08/28/1885 Armas Toivo Valdemar Maasalo, composer
    08/28/1887 Daniel Zamudio, composer
    08/28/1889 Charles Boyer, France, actor (Algiers, Fanny, Barefoot in the Park) 08/28/1890 Ivor Gurney, composer
    08/28/1894 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Ijzertoren)
    08/28/1894 Karl B”hm, Austrian conductor/composer
    08/28/1899 Charles Boyer, French actor (Gaslight)
    08/28/1901 Cornelis J Kelk, writer (Dance of Young Feet)
    08/28/1901 Paul Henry Lang, Budapest, critic/musicologist (NY Herald Tribune) 08/28/1903 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer
    08/28/1905 Sam Levene, actor (Demon, Gung Ho, Boomerang)
    08/28/1906 John Betjeman, poet laureate of England (Mt Zion)
    08/28/1907 Philip A Edwards, Brit Guiana, runner (Olympic-bronze-1928, 32, 36) 08/28/1908 Roger Tory Peterson, NY, ornithologist/writer (How to Know Birds) 08/28/1911 Joseph MAH Luns, foreign minister/secr-general NATO
    08/28/1912 Ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten (1971-75)
    08/28/1913 Richard Tucker, [Reuben Ticker], Brooklyn NY, Tenor (NY Met Opera) 08/28/1914 Glenn Osser, Munising Mich, orch leader (Paul Whiteman Goodyear Revu
    08/28/1916 C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite)
    08/28/1916 Jack H Vance, US, sci-fi writer (Eyes of the Overworld)
    08/28/1916 Jack [Holbrook] Vance, US, sci-fi author (2 Hugo, Dirdir, Pnume) 08/28/1919 Ernest Martin, [Markowitz], producer (Feuer & Martin-Chorus Line) 08/28/1921 Joop Doderer, actor (Swiebertje)
    08/28/1921 Nancy Kulp, Penn, actress (Beverly Hillbillies)
    08/28/1924 Janet Frame, NZ, novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry)
    08/28/1924 Peggy Ryan, Long Beach Calif, actress (Jenny-Hawaii Five-0) 08/28/1924 Vilayat Khan, composer
    08/28/1925 Arkadi Strugatski, USSR, sci-fi author (Tale of the Troika) 08/28/1925 Marvin Davis, Newark NJ, CEO (Davis Oil Company)
    08/28/1929 Istv n Kert‚sz, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Budapest Opera 1953-57)
    08/28/1929 Rokie Roker, Miami Fla, actress (Helen-Jeffersons)
    08/28/1930 Ben Gazzara, NYC, actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII)
    08/28/1931 John Perkins, rocker (Crew Cuts)
    08/28/1931 John Shirley-Quirk, Liverpool England, baritone (Death in Venice) 08/28/1932 Andy Bathgate, Canada, NY Ranger (1958 NHL MVP)
    08/28/1939 Cassie Mackin, newswoman (NBC TV)
    08/28/1939 Edward Patten, US soul singer (Gladys Knight & the Pips)
    08/28/1940 Richard Sanders, actor (Les Nessman-WKRP, Berrengers, Spencer) 08/28/1940 William S Cohen, (Sen-R Maine, 1979- )
    08/28/1941 Paul Peter Plishka, Old Forge Penn, bass (Bronx Botanical Gardens) 08/28/1943 David Soul, Chicago, actor (Starsky & Hutch, Here Comes the Bride) 08/28/1943 Lou Pinella, Yankee manager (1969 AL rookie of the year)
    08/28/1947 Alice Playton, NYC, actress (Who Killed Mary Whats 'er Name) 08/28/1948 Daniel Seraphine, rocker (Chicago-If You Leave Me Now)
    08/28/1948 Vonda N[eel] McIntyre, US, sci-fi author (Star Trek II, III, IV) 08/28/1949 Hugh Cornwell, rocker (The Stranglers-Dreamtime)
    08/28/1950 Ron 'Louisiana Lightning' Guidry, Yankee pitcher (Cy Young 1978) 08/28/1951 Dave Hlubek, rocker (Molly Hatchet)
    08/28/1951 Wayne Osmond, Ogden Utah, singer (Osmond Brothers, Donnie & Marie) 08/28/1953 Gates McFadden, actress (Beverly Crusher-Star Trek Next Generation) 08/28/1956 Beverley Goddard-Callender, Barbados, 4x100m (Olympic-bronze-1980, 8
    08/28/1957 Daniel Stern, Stamford Ct, actor (City Slickers, Wonder Years) 08/28/1958 Scott Scovell Hamilton, Toledo Oh, ice skater (Olympic-gold-1984) 08/28/1960 Cunningham T Ngcukana, South African worker's union leader 08/28/1960 Emma Samms, [Samuels], London, actress (Colby's, General Hospital) 08/28/1960 Leroy Chiao, Milwaukee Wisc, astronaut
    08/28/1961 Kim Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim-Coming to America)
    08/28/1963 Reyna Thompson, NFL corner back (NY Giants)
    08/28/1965 James Jagger, son of Mick Jagger & Jerry Hall
    08/28/1965 Julie Brown, MTV VJ (approx)
    08/28/1966 Jerry Fehily, rocker (Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go)
    08/28/1968 Scarlet Annette Morgan, Pfafftown NC, Miss NC-America-1991 08/28/1969 Jason Priestley, Vancouver BC, actor (Brandon-Beverly Hills 90210) 08/28/1969 Mary McCartney, daughter of Beatle Paul McCartney
    08/28/1971 Janet Evans, US swimmer (Olympics-1992)
    08/28/1971 Raul Marquez, Mexico, US boxer (Olympic-92)
    08/28/1972 Darby Hendrickson, Richfield Minn, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    08/28/ 388 Magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), dies
    08/28/ 430 Aurelius Augustinus, church elder/thinker (Bel˜denissen), dies at 75
    08/28/ 876 Louis the German, King of East France Empire (833-76), dies 08/28/1065 Frederik van Luxembourg, duke of Neth-Lutherans (1046-65) 08/28/1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies
    08/28/1539 Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75
    08/28/1544 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 08/28/1550 Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, Charles V's asst sec of state, dies 08/28/1646 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Poesie liriche), dies at 53
    08/28/1647 Johann Dilliger, composer, dies at 53
    08/28/1676 Joan Cererols, composer, dies at 57
    08/28/1778 Jacob Wallenberg, Swedish writer/shipminister, dies
    08/28/1798 James Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 55 08/28/1803 Charles L Fournier, Flemish writer/painter, dies
    08/28/1818 Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable, trader, founder of Chicago, dies 08/28/1885 Julius Hopp, composer, dies at 66
    08/28/1900 Henry Sidgwick, English philosopher (Women on University), dies 08/28/1903 August Labitzky, composer, dies at 70
    08/28/1914 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS]
    08/28/1916 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies
    08/28/1919 Louis Botha, South African Boer leader, dies
    08/28/1922 Louis PMFG of Orleans, earl of Eu/Brazil, dies at 80
    08/28/1930 Alvar Gullstrand, Swedish optician (Nobel 1911), dies
    08/28/1943 Boris III, of Saksen-Coburg, King of Bulgaria (1918-43), dies 08/28/1944 Ernst Th„lmann, German communist, dies in Buchenwald
    08/28/1955 Emmett Till, kidnapped & lynched at 14, in Money Mississippi 08/28/1958 Nikolay Semyonovich Golovanov, composer, dies at 67
    08/28/1959 Bohuslav Jan Martinu, composer, dies at 68
    08/28/1960 Anton Lajovic, composer, dies at 81
    08/28/1961 Thomas Connolly, 1st baseball umpire elected to hall of fame, dies 08/28/1964 Gracie Allen, Mrs George Burns/comedian (Burns & Allen), dies at 62 08/28/1967 Paul Muni [Muni Weisenfreund] actor (Good Earth), dies at 71 08/28/1968 John Gordon Mein, US ambassador in Guatemala, dies
    08/28/1968 Nick Castle, choreographer (Dinah Shore, Judy Garland), dies at 58 08/28/1971 Nathan Leopold, US kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies 08/28/1972 William HAF, Engl prince/grandson of George V, dies in accident at 2
    08/28/1978 Bruce Catton, US historian/writer (Civil War), dies at 78 08/28/1982 Nini the Bo‰l, Flemish operetta singer (White Horse), dies at 84 08/28/1983 Jan Clayton, actress (Ellen Miller-Lassie), dies at 66
    08/28/1985 Ruth Gordon, actress (Big Bus), dies at 88 of a stroke in her sleep 08/28/1987 John Huston, US/Irish actor/director (Maltese Falcon), dies at 81 08/28/1988 Hazel Dawn, US singer/actress (Under Clover, Margie), dies at 98 08/28/1990 Willy Vandersteen, Flemish cartoonist (Suske & Wiske), dies 08/28/1993 Ren‚ Ray, English countess/actress (Farewell again), dies at 80


    Significant Events:

    08/28/ 476 Byzantine leader Odoacer captures Pavia
    08/28/1609 Delaware Bay explored by Henry Hudson for Netherlands
    08/28/1632 Henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Drenthe
    08/28/1637 WIC-colonel Hans Koin conquerors Fort Elmina, West Africa 08/28/1655 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service 08/28/1776 Battle of Long Island
    08/28/1789 Sir William Herschel discovers Saturn's moon Enceladus
    08/28/1840 9 Jewish prisoners are released from Damascus jails
    08/28/1850 Richard Wagners opera Lohengrin premieres in Weimar
    08/28/1861 Battle of Fort Hatteras NC
    08/28/1862 Battle at Groveton, Virginia
    08/28/1862 Battle of Thoroughfare Gap VA
    08/28/1862 Belle Boyd released from Old Capital Prison in Washington, DC 08/28/1867 US occupies Midway Islands in Pacific
    08/28/1876 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #167 Urda
    08/28/1884 1st known photograph of a tornado is made near Howard SD
    08/28/1884 Mickey Welsh strikes-out 1st 9 men he faces
    08/28/1891 A Charlois discovers asteroid #312 Pierretta
    08/28/1907 United Parcel Service begins service, in Seattle
    08/28/1908 Fred McLeod wins US Golf Open
    08/28/1911 45.7 cm rainfall at St George, Georgia (state record)
    08/28/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #760 Massinga
    08/28/1913 Queen Wilhelmina opens Peace Palace (The Hague)
    08/28/1914 3rd day of battle at Tannenberg: violent German/Russian battles 08/28/1914 Battle at Helgoland: British fleet beats German, 1100 killed 08/28/1914 John French evacuate Amiens
    08/28/1916 Germany declares war on Romania
    08/28/1916 Italy declares war against Germany during WW I
    08/28/1917 10 suffragists arrested as they picket White House
    08/28/1919 General John Smuts becomes premier of South Africa
    08/28/1920 19th amendment acknowledges women's rights
    08/28/1921 2nd Pan-African Congress meets (London, Brussels & Paris) 08/28/1922 WEAF in NYC airs 1st radio coml (Queensboro Realty-$100 for 10 mins)
    08/28/1922 Walker Cup golf tournament established (US beats England 8-4) 08/28/1925 Meteorite falls on Ellemeet, Schouwen, Devil Island
    08/28/1926 Indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox) 08/28/1936 J Hunaerts discovers asteroids #1423 Jose & #1637 Swings
    08/28/1938 Mauthausen concentration camp opens in Austria
    08/28/1938 Northwestern U awards honorary degree to dummy Charlie McCarthy 08/28/1939 Netherland mobilizes
    08/28/1940 French colonies Cameroon/Congo-Brazzaville support Gen De Gaulle 08/28/1942 Gunther Hagg (Sweden) sets world record for 3,000m (8:01.2) 08/28/1943 Universal strike against nazi-occupiers in Denmark
    08/28/1949 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #2651 Karen
    08/28/1949 Riot prevents Paul Robeson from singing near Peekskill NY 08/28/1949 US win Davis Cup tennis tournament
    08/28/1951 Pirates snap NY Giants 16 game win streak
    08/28/1952 German & Israeli reach accord about recovery payments
    08/28/1952 Jakob Malik succeeds Zorine as Foreign minister
    08/28/1955 1st NFL preseason sudden death football, Rams beats Giants 23-17 08/28/1957 Sen Thurmond begins 24-hr filibuster against civil rights bill 08/28/1960 White Sox Ted Kluzewski's 3-run HR is disallowed as ump called time 08/28/1962 55.9 cm rainfall at Hackberry, Louisiana (state record)
    08/28/1962 Dr Geza DeKaplany tortures wife with acid
    08/28/1962 Tony Sheridan & Beat Brothers record 'Ya Ya (Parts 1 + 2)' 08/28/1963 200,000 demonstrate for equal rights in Washington, DC
    08/28/1963 Evergreen Point Floating Bridge connecting Seattle & Bellevue opens 08/28/1963 Martin Luther King Jr's 'I have a dream speech' at Lincoln Memorial 08/28/1964 Race riot in Philadelphia
    08/28/1964 US weather satellite Nimbus 1 launched
    08/28/1968 1 day marriage of character Murphy Brown
    08/28/1968 Police & anti-war demonstrators clash at Chicago's Dem Natl Conven 08/28/1970 Phillies Larry Bowa steals home for 2nd time in 1970
    08/28/1970 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2616 Lesya
    08/28/1973 6.8 quake centered in Oaxaca State in Mexico kills 527
    08/28/1973 India & Pakistan sign POW accord
    08/28/1973 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2171 Kiev
    08/28/1974 Soyuz 15 returns to Earth
    08/28/1976 NY Cosmos beat Seattle Sounders 2-1 for NASL cup
    08/28/1977 NY Yankee Ron Guidry faces just 28 men & beats Texas Rangers 1-0 08/28/1977 Nolan Ryan strikes out 300 batters for 5th straight year
    08/28/1978 Donald Vesco rode 21'-long Kawasaki motorcycle at 318.598 mph 08/28/1978 Ja'afar Sharif-Emami appointed premier of Iran
    08/28/1979 IRA bomb explodes on Brussels Great Market
    08/28/1979 New York: Bolshoi dancer Alex Godunov asks asiel i/d US
    08/28/1979 Train crash at N˜megen, 7 die
    08/28/1981 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3645
    08/28/1981 C Kowal discovers asteroid #3163
    08/28/1981 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #2707 Ueferji
    08/28/1981 John Hinckley Jr pleads innocent in attempt to kill Pres Reagan 08/28/1981 Sebastian Coe of UK sets 1-mi record of 3:47.33 (since broken) 08/28/1981 Z Vavrova discovers asteroids #2524 Budovicium & #3096
    08/28/1983 Israeli PM Menachem Begin announces resignation
    08/28/1983 Joseph Kreckman sets record of 2,215 clay pigeons shot in an hour 08/28/1984 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3630
    08/28/1986 Bolivia president Victor Paz Estensoro calls state of siege 08/28/1986 Largest wrestling crowd in Canada (69,300) at Toronto Stadium 08/28/1986 US Navy officer Jerry A Whitworth sentenced to 365 years for spying 08/28/1988 70 killed in crash of 3 Italian AF fighters at air show in Germany 08/28/1988 Italian stunt flyers crashes in flamesin West Germany, killing 50 08/28/1990 Cub's Ryne Sandberg is 1st 2nd baseman to hit 30 HRs, consecutively 08/28/1990 Iraq declares Kuwait it's 19th province
    08/28/1991 5 die in a NYC subway's 3rd worst accident
    08/28/1991 Lexington Ave IRT train derails injuring 200
    08/28/1991 Red Tom Browning vs Expo Dennis Martinez both perfect game pitcher 08/28/1993 Dam breaks in Qinghai West China, 223 killed
    08/28/1993 Jakovlev-42 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 76 killed
    08/28/1993 Long Beach Calif beats Panama for little league world championship 08/28/1993 Singapore vice-premier Teng Cheong elected president

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Aug 28 20:30:04 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/29/1387 Henry V, king of England (1413-22)/France (1416-19)
    08/29/1476 Kano Motonobu, Kyoto Japan, co-founder (Kano school of painting) 08/29/1561 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) 08/29/1609 Sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi), Italian painter (Madonna) 08/29/1619 Jean-Baptiste Colbert, French minister of Naval/baron
    08/29/1632 John Locke, England, empiricist philosopher; disproved substance 08/29/1686 Wilhelm Hieronymus Pachelbel, composer
    08/29/1773 Raphael G Kiesewetter, Austria musicologist (That Musik of Araber) 08/29/1780 Jean A D Ingres, French painter (Monsieur RiviŠre)
    08/29/1780 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, French painter (Valpincon Bather) 08/29/1808 Hermann Schulze-Delitzsch, German politician/reformer
    08/29/1809 Oliver Wendell Holmes, Cambridge, MA, physician/author (Old Ironside
    08/29/1811 Henry Bergh, 1st president of SPCA
    08/29/1815 Anna Ella Carroll, US, civil war writer (Reconstruction)
    08/29/1849 Titus A J van Asch van W˜ck, governor Suriname (1891-97)
    08/29/1851 Willem M d'Ablaing, lawyer
    08/29/1852 P M B Maurice Maeterlinck, Belgium, poet (Blue Bird, Nobel 1911) 08/29/1855 Emil Pauer, composer
    08/29/1876 Charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter)
    08/29/1877 Alfred DPR Pound, British admiral/1st Sealord (Jutland, WW II) 08/29/1879 Han Yong-woon, Hongsung County Korea, Zen teacher
    08/29/1881 Edvin Kallstenius, composer
    08/29/1881 Valery Nicolas Larbaud, France, novelist/translator (Enfantines) 08/29/1894 E Franklin Frazier, sociologist, died in 1962
    08/29/1898 Preston Sturges [Edmund P Biden], US director (Sullivan's Travels) 08/29/1899 Charles Boyer, Figeac France, actor (The Rogues)
    08/29/1899 George Macready, Providence RI, actor (Martin Peyton-Peyton Place) 08/29/1899 Lyman L Lemnitzer, Marine Corps general (WW II)
    08/29/1900 Oscar Nitzchke, German architect (Alcoa building/Centre Pompidou) 08/29/1904 Werner Forssman, German urologist (Nobel 1956)
    08/29/1905 Lan Adomian, composer
    08/29/1905 Martinus A Jansen, Bishop of Rotterdam (1956-70)
    08/29/1906 Lurene Tuttle, Pleasant Lake Ind, actress (Father of Bride, Julia) 08/29/1907 Joseph Wechsberg, Austria/US writer (Looking For a Bluebird) 08/29/1909 Roy Reuther, Wheeling WV, labor leader
    08/29/1910 Robert Pineda-Duque, composer
    08/29/1912 Barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man) 08/29/1912 Emil Schumacher, German painter (Tangible Objects)
    08/29/1915 Ingrid Bergman, Sweden, actress (Casablanca, Cactus Flower) 08/29/1916 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination
    08/29/1916 Leo Horn, Dutch columnist/businessman
    08/29/1917 Isabel Sanford, NYC, actress (Louise-Jeffersons/All in the Family) 08/29/1918 Jelle Z˜lstra, economist/minister/pres Netherlands Bank
    08/29/1920 Charlie 'Bird' Parker, US jazz saxophonist
    08/29/1922 Charles White, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Troublemaker)
    08/29/1922 Yorgos Sicilianos, composer
    08/29/1923 Lester Albert Trimble, composer
    08/29/1923 Reinier Brams, biophysicist/Dutch 2nd Chamber Member (VVD) 08/29/1923 Richard Attenborough, actor/director (Gandhi, Young Winston) 08/29/1924 Dinah Washington, Chicago, singer (What a Difference a Day Makes) 08/29/1925 Donald O'Connor, Chicago Ill, dancer/actor (Singing in the Rain) 08/29/1928 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)
    08/29/1928 Thomas Stewart, San Saba Texas, baritone (La Roche Capriccio) 08/29/1929 Thom Gunn, Kent England, poet (The Wound)
    08/29/1930 Marius J J van Amelsvoort, Dutch state secretary (CDA)
    08/29/1933 Ramses Shaffy, cabaret performer/actor (Zaak MP, Liefdesbekentenisse
    08/29/1934 David H Pryor, (Sen-D Arkansas, 1979- )
    08/29/1934 Gene Allison, US R&B-singer (You Can Make It If You Try)
    08/29/1934 Jean-Pierre Guezek, composer
    08/29/1935 Hugo Brandt Corstius, essayist/mathematician
    08/29/1936 Gilbert Amy, French composer (Coeur de Fum‚e)
    08/29/1936 John McCain, (Rep-R-Arizona, 1983-86)
    08/29/1937 James J Floria, (Rep-D-NJ, 1975-90/Gov-D-NJ, 1990-94)
    08/29/1938 Elliott Gould, Queens NY, actor (M*A*S*H, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice)
    08/29/1938 Peter Jennings, Canada, news anchor (ABC TV)
    08/29/1939 William Friedkin, US, dir (Exorcist, Cruising, French Connection) 08/29/1940 Wilhelm Ruska, Holland, judo champ (Olympic-gold-1972)
    08/29/1941 Robin Leach, TV host (Life Styles of Rich & Famous)
    08/29/1943 Richard Halligan, rocker (Blood Sweat & Tears)
    08/29/1945 Wyomia Tyus, Griffin Ga, 100m runner (Olympic-gold-1964, 68) 08/29/1946 Bob Beamon, NYC, broad jumper (Olympic-gold-1968) 29' 2«' (8.9m) 08/29/1948 Charles D Walker, astronaut (STS 41D, STS 51D, STS 61B)
    08/29/1949 Peter John Wiegold, composer
    08/29/1953 Rick Downey, rocker (Blue Oyster Cult)
    08/29/1954 Chet Catallo, guitarist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
    08/29/1954 Julio Fernandez, jazz musician (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance) 08/29/1954 Michael P[aul] Kube-McDowell, US, sci-fi author (Enigma, Empery) 08/29/1955 Diamanda Galas, composer
    08/29/1958 Michael Jackson, Gary Indiana, singer (Thriller, Bad)
    08/29/1959 Eddi Reader, rocker (Fairground Attraction-Find My Love)
    08/29/1961 Rebecca De Mornay, Santa Rose Cal, actress (Hand that Rocks Cradle) 08/29/1961 Tony MacAlpine, heavy metal rocker (Solo-Edge of Insanity) 08/29/1962 Carl Banks, NFL line backer (NY Giants)
    08/29/1963 Greg Steele, rocker (Faster Pussycat-Wake Me When It's Over) 08/29/1966 Dan Truman, St George Utah, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle) 08/29/1969 Amanda Hope, Austin TX, playmate (Jul, 1992)


    Deaths:

    08/29/ 29 John the Baptist, beheaded
    08/29/ 886 Basilius I, the Macedoni‰r, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies 08/29/1526 Louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20 08/29/1533 Atahualpa, last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors 08/29/1712 Gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63 08/29/1738 Georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81
    08/29/1758 Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75
    08/29/1769 Edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown)
    08/29/1782 Richard Kempenfeldt, English admiral, drowns
    08/29/1799 Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 08/29/1821 Horace Coignet, composer, dies at 86
    08/29/1861 Franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63
    08/29/1865 John Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54
    08/29/1876 F‚licien C David, French composer (Lalla-Roukh), dies at 66 08/29/1877 Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies
    08/29/1904 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
    08/29/1909 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
    08/29/1910 Johann E Backlund, Swedish astronomer, dies at 64
    08/29/1910 John YWJ Eilerts de Cock, sea officer (Suriname), dies at 44 08/29/1914 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle 08/29/1928 Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies 08/29/1933 Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer, dies at 70
    08/29/1935 Astrid S L T Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden, dies 08/29/1935 Charles Lee Williams, composer, dies at 82
    08/29/1940 Arthur De Greef, composer, dies at 77
    08/29/1946 Milan Harasta, composer, dies at 26
    08/29/1957 Jozef Cantr‚, Flemish sculptor/wood carver, dies at 66
    08/29/1959 Charles Lotsy, insurance director/chief d'‚quipe, dies
    08/29/1960 Alexander Gauge, actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 46
    08/29/1960 Hazza el-Majali, PM of Jordan is assassinated
    08/29/1972 Lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, Ger night club performer/singer, dies 08/29/1972 Rene Leibowitz, composer, dies at 59
    08/29/1975 Eamon de Valera, Irish independence fighter, dies at 92
    08/29/1976 Anissa Jones, actress (Buffy-Family Affair), dies at 18
    08/29/1981 Lowell Thomas, newscaster (High Adventure), dies in Pawling NY, at 8
    08/29/1982 Ingrid Bergman, actress (Anastasia, Gaslight), dies on 67th birthday
    08/29/1982 Lehman Engel, composer, dies at 71
    08/29/1982 Nahum Goldmann, pres Zionist World Organization, dies at 87 08/29/1983 Simon Oakland, actor (Toma, Kolchak, Baa Baa Black Sheep), dies at 6
    08/29/1985 Alexander Abramsky, composer, dies at 87
    08/29/1985 Evelyn Ankers, actress (Black Beauty, Jungle Woman), dies at 67 08/29/1985 Patrick Barr, actor (Black Orchid, On the Run), dies at 77 08/29/1987 Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 6
    08/29/1991 Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), die
    08/29/1991 Libero Grassi, Italian underwear manufacturer/anti mafia, dies 08/29/1993 Henry J 'Harry' Smeets, dealer of Volkskrant, dies at 56


    Significant Events:

    08/29/ 284 Origin of Era of Diocletian (Martyrs)
    08/29/1178 Anti-Pope Callistus III gives pope title to Alexander III 08/29/1261 Jacques Pantal‚on elected as Pope Urban IV
    08/29/1484 Giovanni B Cibo elected as Pope Innocent VIII
    08/29/1526 Hungary conquered by Turks in Battle of Moh cs
    08/29/1664 Adriaen Pieck/Gerrit de Ferry patent wooden firespout in Amsterdam 08/29/1708 Haverhill, Mass destroyed by French & Indians
    08/29/1756 Prussian Libya occupies Saxson: beginning 7 years War
    08/29/1758 1st indian reservation established
    08/29/1776 Americans withdraw from Manhattan to Westchester
    08/29/1786 Shay's Rebellion in Springfield, Mass
    08/29/1792 English warship Royal George capsizes in Spithead; kills 900 08/29/1793 Slaves in French colony of St Domingue (Haiti) freed
    08/29/1844 1st white-indian lacrosse game in Montreal, Indians win
    08/29/1854 Self-governing windmill patented (Daniel Halladay)
    08/29/1862 2nd Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) begins
    08/29/1862 Battle of Aspromonte-Italian royal forces defeat rebels
    08/29/1862 Battle of Bull Run, VA (Manassas, Gainesville, Bristoe Station) 08/29/1862 E W Tempel discovers asteroid #74 Galatea
    08/29/1862 US Bureau of Engraving & Printing begins operation
    08/29/1862 (Kettle Run) [->AUG 30] US7800 CS3700
    08/29/1864 William Huggins discovers chemical composition of nebulae 08/29/1885 Gottlieb Daimler receives German patent for a motorcycle
    08/29/1885 Phillies Charlie Ferguson no-hits Providence 1-0
    08/29/1889 1st American Intl pro lawn tennis contest (Newport RI)
    08/29/1896 Chop suey invented in NYC by chef of visiting Chinese Ambassador 08/29/1904 3rd modern Olympic Games opens in St Louis
    08/29/1906 Bridge in St Lawrence Canada caves in; 70 die
    08/29/1907 A Kopff discovers asteroid #640 Brambilla
    08/29/1908 NY gives a ticker tape parade to returning US Olympians from London 08/29/1909 AH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m 08/29/1909 World's 1st air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins 08/29/1913 Pieter Cort Van de Linden forms Dutch govt
    08/29/1914 4th day of Tannenberg: Russian Narev-army panics, Gen Martos caught 08/29/1914 Arizonian is 1st vessel to arrive in SF via Panama Canal
    08/29/1914 Battle at St Quentin: French counter attack under General Lanrezac 08/29/1916 Congress creates US Naval reserve
    08/29/1916 J Palisa discovers asteroids #827 Wolfiana & #828 Lindemannia 08/29/1916 Transportship Hsin-Yu & cruiser Hai-Yung collide; 1000 die 08/29/1916 US Congress accept Jones Act: Philippines independence
    08/29/1916 Von Hindenburg replaces Von Falkenhayn as German chief of staff 08/29/1924 German Republic day accepts Dawes plan
    08/29/1927 Belyavsk˜ & Ivanov discovers asteroids #1118 Hanskya & #1224 Fantasi
    08/29/1929 German airship Graf Zeppelin ends a round-the-world flight 08/29/1932 International Anti-War Committee forms in Amsterdam
    08/29/1937 Phila A's Bob Johnson is 2nd to get 6 RBIs in an inning (1st) 08/29/1939 Chaim Weizmann informs England that Palestine Jews will fight in WW
    08/29/1944 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees 08/29/1944 Anti-German opposition in Slowak˜e
    08/29/1945 British liberate Hong Kong from Japan
    08/29/1947 Constantine Tsaldaris follows Maximos as Greece premier
    08/29/1949 1st Russian nuclear explosion
    08/29/1949 USSR explodes its 1st atomic bomb
    08/29/1950 Intl Olympic Committee votes admission to West Germany & Japan in '5
    08/29/1953 KHSL TV channel 12 in Chico, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting 08/29/1953 USSR explodes its 1st hydrogen bomb
    08/29/1954 SF International Airport (SFO) opens
    08/29/1956 French govt routes troops to Cyprus near Suez crisis
    08/29/1957 Congress passes Civil Rights Act of 1957
    08/29/1957 Strom Thurmond (Sen-D-SC) ends 24 hr filibuster against civil rights
    08/29/1958 Air Force Academy opens
    08/29/1960 Jordan premier Hazza-el-Madjali deadly injured at bomb attack 08/29/1962 Some provisions of Kuwaiti constitution are suspended
    08/29/1962 US U-2 flight sees SAM launch pads in Cuba
    08/29/1964 Walt Disney's 'Mary Poppins' released
    08/29/1965 Astronauts Cooper & Conrad complete 120 Earth orbits in Gemini 5 08/29/1965 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2326 Tololo
    08/29/1966 Beatles last public concert, (Candlestick Park, SF)
    08/29/1966 Dutch Internal minister Smallenbroek resigns
    08/29/1967 Final TV episode of 'Fugitive'
    08/29/1968 Democratics nominate Hubert H Humphrey for president (Chicago) 08/29/1968 Norwegian king Harald V marries Sonja
    08/29/1969 KYUS TV channel 3 in Miles City, MT (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting 08/29/1970 Black Panthers confront cops in Phila (1 cop killed)
    08/29/1973 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2002 Euler
    08/29/1975 Star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky
    08/29/1979 P Wild discovers asteroid #2320
    08/29/1979 Sheridan Broadcasting Corp purchases Mutual Black Network 08/29/1982 George Brett gets his 1,500th hit
    08/29/1985 Atlantis moves to launch pad for 51-J mission
    08/29/1986 Heike Drechsler of E Germany ties world women's 200 m mark (21.71s) 08/29/1986 Morocco king Hassan II signs unity treaty with Libya
    08/29/1988 Macy's Tap-o-Mania sets Guiness record
    08/29/1988 USSR launches 3 cosmonauts (Valery Polyakav, 1 Afghan) to station Mi
    08/29/1990 C-5 transport plane crashes at Ramstein AFB, Germany, killing 13 08/29/1990 Saddam Hussein declares America can't beat Iraq
    08/29/1991 John F Kennedy Jr wins his 1st law case
    08/29/1992 Largest wrestling crowd out side of US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium 08/29/1993 Galileo wlll pass within 600 miles of asteroid Ida
    08/29/5502 -BC- Origin of Alexandrian Era

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    Births:

    08/30/ 580 Mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam)
    08/30/1334 Pedro De Wrede, King of Castili‰ & Leon
    08/30/1609 Artus I Quellinus 'the Old', Flemish sculptor, baptised
    08/30/1687 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer
    08/30/1693 Jacobus Nozeman, composer/organist
    08/30/1748 Jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat) 08/30/1767 Christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer
    08/30/1769 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer
    08/30/1772 Henri D Count the Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader 08/30/1797 Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, London England, author (Frankenstein) 08/30/1804 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka) [OS]
    08/30/1805 Michael Sars, Norse zoologist
    08/30/1809 Adolf Friedrich Hesse, composer
    08/30/1820 George Frederick Root, composer
    08/30/1837 Ellen Lewis Herndon Arthur, 1st lady (1881-85)
    08/30/1842 Victor Alphonse Duvernoy, composer
    08/30/1844 Friedrich Ratzel, German social-geographer (Lebensraum)
    08/30/1849 Joseph Mallaby Dent, publisher
    08/30/1852 Jacobus Henricus van't Hoff, Neth, physical chemist (Nobel 1901) 08/30/1866 Georges Minne, Flemish sculptor
    08/30/1871 Ernest Lord Rutherford, Engld, physicist (atomic nucleus; Nobel 1908
    08/30/1878 Paul Hazard, French literature historian
    08/30/1882 Me˜er de Dog, rabbi
    08/30/1883 Theo Van Doesburg [Christian EM Kupper], painter/architect (Style) 08/30/1884 Theodor Svedberg, Sweden, chemist, worked with colloids (Nobel 1926)
    08/30/1890 S ndor Rem‚nyik, [V‚gv ri], Hungary, poet (Campfire)
    08/30/1893 Huey P Long, Winn Parish La, (gov/sen-D-La)
    08/30/1896 Raymond Massey, Toronto Canada, actor (Dr Gillespie-Dr Kildare) 08/30/1900 Franklin C Fry, US minister (Lutheran World Relief)
    08/30/1901 John C Stennis, (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88)
    08/30/1901 John Gunther, Chicago Ill, author/host (John Gunther's High Road) 08/30/1901 Roy Wilkins, civil rights director (NAACP)
    08/30/1902 Arnold Maria Walter, composer
    08/30/1906 Gravin van Longford, biographer/historian
    08/30/1907 Fred MacMurray, Kankakee Ill, actor (Caine Mutiny, My 3 Sons) 08/30/1908 Willie Bryant, New Orleans La, singer (Sugar Hill Times)
    08/30/1909 Joan Blondell, NYC, actress (Real McCoys, Here Come the Brides) 08/30/1910 Donald Bisset, children book writer/actor (Battle of the Sexes) 08/30/1912 Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952)
    08/30/1913 Allan David, actor/director/producer (Cry of the Children) 08/30/1913 Thomas Torrance, theologist
    08/30/1915 Liesbeth Sa˜ers, sculptor
    08/30/1916 John Thoday, geneticist
    08/30/1916 Kornelis MR Van de Brook, reformed vicar in Arnhem
    08/30/1916 Lord Keith of Castleacre, English banker
    08/30/1917 Denis Healey, English politician
    08/30/1917 Julie Bishop, Denver Colo, actress (Northern Pursuit, Threat) 08/30/1918 Ted Williams, Baseball's last .400 hitter (Boston Red Sox) 08/30/1919 Kitty Wells, Nashville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry) 08/30/1920 Ben Cami, Flemish writer
    08/30/1922 Regina Resnik, NYC, mezzo-soprano (Sieglinde-Bayreuth)
    08/30/1923 Elias Victor Seixas, US, mixed double tennis player (Wimbeld 1953-56
    08/30/1923 Gerhard Wimberger, Austria composer (Of the Handschuh)
    08/30/1925 Julien Schoenaerts, Flemish actor (Daens/Medea)
    08/30/1926 Olgerts Gravitis, composer
    08/30/1927 Geoffrey Beene, Louisiana, dress designer (8 Coty Awards) 08/30/1927 Pieter Willem Kee, composer
    08/30/1928 Bill Daily, Des Moines Iowa, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Newhart) 08/30/1928 Johnny Mann, Balt Md, music director (Johnny Mann Stand Up & Cheer) 08/30/1930 Warren Buffett, author (The Midas Touch)
    08/30/1931 John L Swigert Jr, Denver Colorado, astronaut (Apollo 13) 08/30/1933 Arne Mellnas, composer
    08/30/1934 Eric Schneider, Dutch actor (Drop Out, Family, Flanagan)
    08/30/1935 John Phillips, singer/guitarist (Mama & Papas-California Dreaming) 08/30/1938 Steve Delaney, Dobbs Ferry NY, newscaster (Monitor)
    08/30/1939 Elizabeth Ashley, Ocala Florida, actress (Coma, Evening Shade) 08/30/1941 John McNally, rocker (Searchers)
    08/30/1941 Sue MacGregor, BBC-radio hostess
    08/30/1942 Jonathan Aitken, English parliament member
    08/30/1943 David Henry Maslanka, composer
    08/30/1943 Jean Claude Killy, France, skier (Olympic-3 golds-1968)
    08/30/1943 Robert Crumb, US, cartoonist (Father Time, Fritz Cat)
    08/30/1944 Frederick De Young, comedian
    08/30/1944 John Surman, jazz musician
    08/30/1945 David Schiff, composer
    08/30/1947 Peggy Lipton, Lawrence NY, actress (Julie-Mod Squad, Twin Peaks) 08/30/1950 John Landis, actor (American Werewolf in London)
    08/30/1951 Dana, singer
    08/30/1951 Timothy Bottoms, actor (Paper Chase, East of Eden)
    08/30/1953 Robert Parish, NBA center (Boston Celtics)
    08/30/1954 David Paymer, actor (Love Mary, Mr Saturday Night)
    08/30/1954 Gerard Hadders, Dutch postage stamp designer (1991 children stamp) 08/30/1955 Martin Jackson, rocker (Swing Out Sister-Swing Out)
    08/30/1956 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess
    08/30/1964 Joan Bennett, Chicago Ill, playmate (January, 1985)
    08/30/1964 Michael Chiklis, actor (Commish)
    08/30/1964 Stephen Baker, NFL receiver (NY Giants)
    08/30/1974 Matt Bongiovi, heavy metal rocker (cousin of Jon Bon Jovi)


    Deaths:

    08/30/ 30 -BC- Cleopatra, 7th & most famous queen of Egypt, commits suicide 08/30/ 524 Chlodomer, King of the France to Orl‚ans, dies at about 29
    08/30/ 526 Theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten
    08/30/1181 Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies 08/30/1482 Louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies 08/30/1483 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60
    08/30/1529 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61
    08/30/1580 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies 08/30/1666 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies 08/30/1745 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57
    08/30/1808 Joseph Anton Bauer, composer, dies at 83
    08/30/1809 Ignacy Potocki, Polish Foreign Minister (constitution), dies 08/30/1826 Theodor Zwetler, composer, dies at 67
    08/30/1844 Francis Baily, English astronomer/mathematician (Baily's beads, dies
    08/30/1879 John B Hood, confederate general (lost Atlanta), dies at 48 08/30/1903 Vincente F L¢pez, historian (Historia the Chile), dies at 87 08/30/1904 Kate Fanny Loder, composer, dies at 79
    08/30/1914 Adrian H Stewart, British lieutenant, dies in battle in Cameroon at
    08/30/1914 Aleksandr Samsonov, Russian general, commits suicide
    08/30/1917 Uritsky, leader of Petrogradse Czech, dies
    08/30/1919 Johann Sigurjonsson, Icelandic writer (Dr Rung), dies
    08/30/1928 Wilhelm Vienna, German physicist (laws of motion, Nobel 1911), dies 08/30/1930 William H Taft, 27th US President (1909-13), dies
    08/30/1932 Willem M van Rossum, cardinal/prefect of Propaganda Fide, dies at 77
    08/30/1934 Earnest L Wolzogen, German writer (That tolle Komtess), dies at 79 08/30/1935 Henri Barbusse, French writer (Le feu), dies
    08/30/1943 A[braham] [P] Merritt, author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!), dies at 58
    08/30/1944 Morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies
    08/30/1952 Arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns
    08/30/1953 Dimiter Nenov, composer, dies at 51
    08/30/1956 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70
    08/30/1961 Charles Coburn, actor (Heaven Can Wait, Idiot's Delight), dies at 84
    08/30/1963 Axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50 08/30/1964 Wesley Lau, actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), dies at 43
    08/30/1968 William Talman, actor (Hamilton-Perry Mason), dies at 53
    08/30/1970 Anna Casati, Italian marchesa, murdered at 41
    08/30/1970 Del Moore, actor/announcer (Cal-Bachelor Father), dies at 53 08/30/1974 Abraham Schierbeek, biologist (Leeuwenhoek), dies at 87
    08/30/1981 Mohammad Ali Rajai, president of Iran, assassinated by a bomb 08/30/1981 Mohammad Javad Bahonar, prime minister of Iran, assassinated by a bo
    08/30/1982 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor, dies at 86
    08/30/1986 Otto Mortensen, composer, dies at 79
    08/30/1991 Hans Koetsier, sculptor artist (KLM-Schiphol), dies
    08/30/1991 Jean Tinguely, Swiss sculptor artist (moving objects), dies 08/30/1993 Richard Jordan, US actor (Hunt for Red October, Posse), dies at 55


    Significant Events:

    08/30/ 31 -BC- Origin of Era of Augustus
    08/30/ 257 St Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    08/30/1125 Duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany
    08/30/1464 Pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
    08/30/1563 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled
    08/30/1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty
    08/30/1721 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
    08/30/1776 US army evacuates Long Island/falls back to Manhattan, NYC 08/30/1799 Bataafse fleet surrender to English
    08/30/1831 Charles Darwin refuses to travel with HMS Beagle
    08/30/1843 1st blacks participation in natl political convention (Liberty Party
    08/30/1850 Honolulu, Hawaii becomes a city
    08/30/1854 John Fremont issues proclamation freeing slaves of Missouri rebels 08/30/1860 1st British tram opens (Birkenhead)
    08/30/1862 2nd Battle of Bull Run
    08/30/1862 Battle of 2nd Manassas-Pope defeated by Lee-Battle of Richmond, KY 08/30/1862 Battle of Altamont-Confederates beat Union forces in Tennessee 08/30/1862 Battle of Richmond, KY
    08/30/1880 J Coggia discovers asteroid #217 Eudora
    08/30/1885 13,000 meteors seen in 1 hour near Andromeda
    08/30/1888 Lord Walsingham kills 1070 grouse in a single day
    08/30/1891 J Palisa discovers asteroid #313 Chaldaea
    08/30/1900 Last 2000 British prisoners in Nooitgedagt South Africa freed 08/30/1901 Hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner
    08/30/1905 Detroit Tiger Ty Cobb's 1st major league at bat (vs NY Yankees) 08/30/1906 Hal Chase became 1st Yank to hit 3 triples in a game
    08/30/1908 J H Metcalf discovers asteroid #675 Ludmilla
    08/30/1910 Yank Tom Hughes pitches 9 no-hit innings but loses to Cleve 5-0 in 1
    08/30/1912 St Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1
    08/30/1914 1st German plane bombs above Paris, 2 killed
    08/30/1914 Battle at Tannenberg ends in destruction of Russian 2nd Narev army 08/30/1916 Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0
    08/30/1916 Paul Von Hindenburg becomes chief-of-General-Staff in Germany 08/30/1918 Czechoslovakia forms independence republic
    08/30/1918 Fanya Kaplan shoots at Lenin
    08/30/1918 M Wolf discovers asteroid #901 Brunsia
    08/30/1925 6th Iron pilgrim at Diksmuide Belgium
    08/30/1927 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1080 Orchis
    08/30/1928 Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India
    08/30/1930 M Wolf & M Ferrero discovers asteroids #1169 Alwine & #2119 Schwall 08/30/1932 Hermann G”ring elected chairman (Reichstag)
    08/30/1932 M Laugier discovers asteroid #1247 Memoria
    08/30/1933 Portuguese dictator Salazar forms secret police (PIDE)
    08/30/1935 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1361 Leuschneria & #1363 Herberta 08/30/1935 E Hubble discovers asteroid #1373 Cincinnati
    08/30/1937 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1653 Yakhontovia
    08/30/1937 Heavyweight Joe Louis KOs Tommy Farr in NYC
    08/30/1939 General Reijnders appointed supreme commander of Dutch army 08/30/1939 NY Yankee Atley Donald pitches a baseball a record 94.7 mph (152 kph
    08/30/1939 Poland mobilizes
    08/30/1941 Siege of Leningrad by Nazi troops began during WW II
    08/30/1941 St Louis Card Lon Warneke no-hits Cin Reds, 2-0
    08/30/1942 Nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg
    08/30/1944 Soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania
    08/30/1945 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj completes his 9th Symphony
    08/30/1945 Gen MacArthur lands in Japan
    08/30/1945 Hong Kong liberated from Japan
    08/30/1949 WTVN (now WSYX) TV channel 6 in Columbus, OH (ABC) begins broadcasti
    08/30/1953 Future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in NYC 08/30/1956 White mob prevents enrollment of blacks at Mansfield HS, Texas 08/30/1957 US senator Strom Thurmond speaks 24hrs 27m against civil rights 08/30/1961 1st Negro judge of a US District Court confirmed-JB Parsons 08/30/1961 Last Spanish troops leave Morocco
    08/30/1961 Oriole Jack Fisher walks 12 LA Angels in a 9 inning game
    08/30/1961 USSR resumes nuclear testing
    08/30/1963 Hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow begins 08/30/1965 Casey Stengel announces his retirement after 55 years in baseball 08/30/1967 US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as 1st black justice
    08/30/1968 1st record under Apple label (Beatle's Hey Jude)
    08/30/1969 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival
    08/30/1969 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash 08/30/1969 Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida
    08/30/1971 WNPI TV channel 18 in Norwood, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/30/1974 Express train runs full speed into Zagreb, Yugo rail yard killing 15
    08/30/1974 launching of 1st Dutch satellite, ANS, from Vandenberg
    08/30/1975 Felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroids #2189 Zaragoza & #2893
    08/30/1975 KTW-AM in Seattle Wash changes call letters to KYAC (now KKFX) 08/30/1976 E F Helin discovers asteroid #2645 Daphne Plane
    08/30/1976 Tom Brokaw becomes news anchor of Today Show
    08/30/1976 Turks & Caicos Islands adopts constitution
    08/30/1979 1st recorded occurrance-comet hits sun (energy=1 mil hydrogen bombs)
    08/30/1979 Hurricane David hits Domincan Rep, Puerto Rico & US; about 2,000 die
    08/30/1979 L Brozek discovers asteroid #2613 Plzen
    08/30/1979 Pres Carter attacked by a rabbit on a canoe trip in Plains Ga 08/30/1980 Polish government recognizes Solidarity
    08/30/1981 A Gilmore & P Kilmartin discovers asteroid #3087 Beatrice Tinsley 08/30/1982 PLO leader Yasser Arafat leaves Beirut
    08/30/1983 8th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 3-launched (6 days)
    08/30/1983 Guion Bluford becomes 1st African-American astronaut in space 08/30/1984 12th Space Shuttle Mission (41-D)-Discovery 1-launched (6 days) 08/30/1984 R S Dunbar & M Barucci discovers asteroid #3362 Khufu
    08/30/1986 Soviet authorities arrested Nicholas Daniloff (US News World Report)
    08/30/1987 Ben Johnson of Canada runs 100 m in world record 9.83 sec 08/30/1987 Stefka Kostadinova of Bulgaria sets high jump woman's record (6'10¬'
    08/30/1987 Yves Pol of France runs complete marathon backwards (3:57:57) 08/30/1988 Julianne Philips files for divorce from Bruce Springsteen 08/30/1988 Tennis star Chris Everett weds skier Andy Mills
    08/30/1989 Roman Polanski marries actress Emmanuelle Seigner
    08/30/1991 Dan O'Brien sets US decathalon record with 8,812 points
    08/30/1991 France beats US by narrowest Ryder Cup margin - 14« to 13« 08/30/1991 Mike Powell of US, sets then long jump record at 29' 4«' (8.95m) 08/30/1992 David Lewett & Jane Luu discovers comet: '1992 QB1' 64 mil km from S
    08/30/1993 150,000,000 millionth visitor to Eiffel Tower
    08/30/1993 Hassan II mosque opens in Casablanca, 2nd largest mosque in the worl

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Mon Aug 30 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    08/31/ 12 Caligula, [Gaius C‘sar], 3rd Roman emperor (37-41 AD)
    08/31/ 161 Lucius A A Coomodus, emperor of Rome (180-91)
    08/31/1569 Djehangir/Jahangir, great mogol of India
    08/31/1602 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, wife of Gov Frederik Hendrik 08/31/1696 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer
    08/31/1741 Johann Paul Aegidius Martini, composer
    08/31/1748 Jean-Etienne Despreaux, composer
    08/31/1755 Johann Ignaz Walter, composer
    08/31/1811 Goode Bryan, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1885 08/31/1811 Th‚ophile Gautier, Tarbas France, writer/poet (Albertus)
    08/31/1821 Vaclav Hugo Zavrtal, composer
    08/31/1822 Fitz John Porter, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1901 08/31/1823 Galusha Aaron Grow, MC (Union), died in 1907
    08/31/1828 George Leonard Andrews, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 08/31/1834 Amilcare Ponchielli, Paderno Italy, composer (I Lituani)
    08/31/1840 Giovannini Verga (Italian writer (Eros) [or 8/13]
    08/31/1852 Georges/Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister
    08/31/1855 Stefan Surzynski, composer
    08/31/1856 Nikoghayos Fadeyi Tigranyan, composer
    08/31/1864 Max Wilhelm Zach, composer
    08/31/1870 Maria Montessori, Italy, educator (spontaneous response)
    08/31/1878 Albert Riemenschneider, composer
    08/31/1879 Joshihito, emperor of Japan (1912-26)
    08/31/1879 Viktor Alexandrovich Uspensky, composer
    08/31/1880 Wilhelmina HPM, queen of the Netherlands (1898-1948)
    08/31/1884 George Al Sarton, Belgian/US historian
    08/31/1885 DuBose Heyward, novelist (Porgy)
    08/31/1888 Ramon the Basterra, Spanish writer/diplomat (La Obra de Trajano) 08/31/1889 A Provost Idell, father of modern volleyball
    08/31/1895 Joseph Moiseyevich Schillinger, composer
    08/31/1897 Frederic March, Wisc, actor (Dr Jeckyll-Acad Awards 1932/1946) 08/31/1899 Paul E Garber, US founder/1st curator of National Air & Space Museum
    08/31/1899 Walter Muller von Kulm, composer
    08/31/1900 Roland Culver, London England, actor (Thunderball)
    08/31/1903 Arthur Godfrey, radio, TV host (Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scout) 08/31/1903 Bernard Lovell, England, radio astronomer, founded Jodrell Bank 08/31/1905 Dore Schary, producer/writer/director (Act 1, Boys Town, Big City) 08/31/1905 Sal Bag, journalist
    08/31/1907 August F Hawkins, (Rep-D-CA, 1963- )
    08/31/1907 Ram¢n Magsaysay, Philippines, statesman (US Legion of Merit-1952) 08/31/1908 Peter Conrad Baden, composer
    08/31/1908 William Saroyan, US, novelist/playwright (Time of Your Life) 08/31/1912 Reinoud Else, [Lion Blits], actor (Hamlet)
    08/31/1913 Michiel P Gorsira, 1st Dutch Antillean in charge of Cura‡ao (1951-67
    08/31/1914 Richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea) 08/31/1916 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
    08/31/1918 Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Leowe-My Fair Lady) 08/31/1918 Lucrecia Roces Kasilag, composer
    08/31/1919 Richard Basehart, actor (Voyage to Bottom of the Sea)
    08/31/1923 Serafina K 'Sera' Anstadt, Polish/Dutch actress/author
    08/31/1924 Buddy [Leonard] Hackett, Bkln, comedian (God's Little Acre, Music Ma
    08/31/1924 Klaus Hashagen, composer
    08/31/1926 Jan de Koning, CDA-minister of Agriculture/Social Businesses 08/31/1928 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven) 08/31/1930 Owen B Pickett, (Rep-D-Virginia)
    08/31/1930 Tiny Little Jr, Worthington Minn, pianist (Lawrence Welk Show) 08/31/1931 Dan Rather, news anchor (CBS-TV)
    08/31/1931 Jean Beliveau, hockey star (Montreal Canadiens)
    08/31/1932 Robert [Franklin] Adams, US, sci-fi author (Castaways in Time) 08/31/1935 Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther turned Republican
    08/31/1935 Frank Robinson, baseball player/manager (MVP 1961-NL 1966-AL) 08/31/1937 Guido de Moor, actor
    08/31/1937 Warren Berlinger, Bkln, actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two) 08/31/1940 Alain Calmat, France, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1964) 08/31/1940 Jack Thompson, Australia, actor (Breaker Morant)
    08/31/1941 Emanuel Nunes, composewr
    08/31/1942 Carole Wells, Shreveport La, actress (Pistols n Petticoats) 08/31/1945 Itzhak Perlman, Tel Aviv Israel, violinist/polio victim
    08/31/1945 Leonid I Popov, Russia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 35, 40, T-7)
    08/31/1945 Van Morrison, [George I], Belfast, singer (Here Comes the Night) 08/31/1949 Richard Gere, Phila Pa, actor (Breathless, Cotton Club, Pretty Woman
    08/31/1952 Rudolf Schenker, German rock guitarist (Scorpions-Virgin Killer) 08/31/1954 Tula, [Barry Kenneth Cossey], Engld, transexual (For Your Eyes Only)
    08/31/1955 Edwin Corley Moses, Dayton Ohio, hurdler (Olympic-gold-76, 84) 08/31/1957 Gina Schock, rocker (Gogos-Our Lips Are Sealed)
    08/31/1957 Glenn Tilbrook, guitarist/vocalist (Squeeze-Tempted)
    08/31/1958 Edwin C Moses, track star (hurdler, Olympic-gold-1984)
    08/31/1959 Rachel Dennison, Knoxville Tn, actress (Doralee Rhodes-9 to 5) 08/31/1959 Tony DeFranco, rocker (DeFranco Family)
    08/31/1961 David Chastain, heavy metal rocker (Chastain-Rule of Wasteland) 08/31/1963 Reb Beach, heavy metal rocker (Winger-17)
    08/31/1970 Debbie Gibson, Brooklyn NY, singer (Only in My Dreams)


    Deaths:

    08/31/1057 Leofric, count of Mercia/husband of Lady Godiva, dies
    08/31/1158 Sancho III, King of Castili‰, dies
    08/31/1218 Al-Malik ab-Adil/Saphadin/Saif al-Din), brother of Saladin, dies 08/31/1240 Raymundus Nonnatus, found Mercedari‰rs (protect pregnant women), die
    08/31/1422 Henry V, King of England (1413-22)/France (1416-19), dies 08/31/1590 Floris Thin, politician/land advocate of Utrecht, dies
    08/31/1604 Giovanale Ancina, composer, dies at 58
    08/31/1616 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
    08/31/1631 Nicolaus Erich, composer, dies at 43
    08/31/1638 John Ward, composer, dies at 67
    08/31/1667 Johann Rist, composer, dies at 60
    08/31/1688 John Bunyan, preacher/novelist/author (Pilgrim's Progress), dies 08/31/1795 Francois-Andre Danican Philidor, composer, dies at 68
    08/31/1805 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer, dies at 95
    08/31/1832 Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, composer, dies at 53
    08/31/1862 George William Taylor, US Union brig-general, dies in battle 08/31/1862 Ignaz Assmayer, composer, dies at 72
    08/31/1867 [Pierre-]Charles Baudelaire, French poet (Journaux Intimes), dies 08/31/1873 Charles F Pahud de Montagnes, gov-gen (Dutch East Indies), dies at 7
    08/31/1875 Oskar Peschel, German journalist/geographer (Physicist Erdkunde), di
    08/31/1879 William Barber, 6th US chief engraver (1844-79), dies
    08/31/1885 Dubose Heyward, US writer (Porgy-Mamba's daughters), dies 08/31/1888 Mary Ann Nicholls, a 42-year-old prostitute, was found stabbed to 08/31/1888 death in London, 1st of at least five murders by Jack the Ripper 08/31/1902 Mathilde Wesendonk, German author/poetess, dies at 73
    08/31/1910 Emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34
    08/31/1918 Joe English, Irish/Flemish signaler (WW I), dies at 36
    08/31/1920 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher, dies 08/31/1931 Marcel Planiol, French private law scholar, dies
    08/31/1934 Johan H A Schaper, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (SDAP), dies
    08/31/1940 Johanna 'Annie' Bakker, revue-artists/singer/actress, dies at 58 08/31/1944 Killinger, German ambassador to Romania, commits suicide
    08/31/1946 Paul August von Klenau, composer, dies at 63
    08/31/1949 Andr‚ Debierne, French chemist/physicist (actinium), dies 08/31/1949 Paul Hoffer, composer, dies at 53
    08/31/1963 George F Broque, cubist painter, dies at 81 in Paris
    08/31/1964 Carole Coleman, singer (Face the Music), dies at 42
    08/31/1966 Kasimir Edschmid, [Karl E Schmidt], German writer, dies
    08/31/1967 Ilja G Ehrenburg, Russian poet/writer (9th wave), dies at 76 08/31/1968 Dennis O'Keefe, actor (Suspicion), dies at 60
    08/31/1968 George P Gooch, English historian/House of Commons leader, dies 08/31/1969 Ottmar Gerster, composer, dies at 72
    08/31/1969 Rocky Marciano, former heavyweight champ, dies in a plane crash at 4
    08/31/1973 John Ford, US director (Mary of Scotland, Stagecoach), dies at 78 08/31/1981 Joseph H Hirschhorn, US art collector/founder H Museum, dies at 82 08/31/1986 Henry Moore, English sculptor/cartoonist, dies at 88
    08/31/1986 Urho K Kekkonen, premier/president of Finland, dies at 85 08/31/1990 Nat (Sweetwater) Clifton, NY Knick, dies at 65 of a heart attack 08/31/1991 Leigh Watson, US aviation pioneer/air force general, dies at 93 08/31/1993 Gerben Wagenaar, Dutch resistance fighter (communist), dies at 80


    Significant Events:

    08/31/1230 Utrecht bishop Willebrand grants Swells state justice
    08/31/1310 German king Heinrich VII makes his son Johan king of Bohemia 08/31/1535 Pope Paul II deposed & excommunicated King Henry VIII
    08/31/1772 Hurricane destroy ships off Dominica
    08/31/1778 British kill 17 Stockbridge indians in Bronx during Revolution 08/31/1829 Opera 'Guillaume Tell' is produced (Paris)
    08/31/1836 HMS Beagle anchors in Postage Praia, Cape Verde Islands
    08/31/1842 US Naval Observatory authorized by an act of Congress
    08/31/1843 Liberty Party nominates James Birneyas presidential candidate 08/31/1850 Calif pioneers organized at Montgomery & Clay Streets
    08/31/1864 Atlanta Campaign-Battle of Jonesboro Georgia, 1900 casualties 08/31/1881 1st US tennis championships (Newport, RI)
    08/31/1886 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston SC, 110 d
    08/31/1886 Crocker-Woolworth National Bank organized
    08/31/1887 Thomas A Edison patents Kinetoscope, (produces moving pictures) 08/31/1889 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure 'Cardboard Box' (BG)
    08/31/1894 Phillies Billy Hamilton steals 7 bases
    08/31/1895 1st pro football game (QB John Brallier paid $10 & won 12-0) 08/31/1900 British troops over run Johannesburg
    08/31/1900 Dodgers' Brickyard Kennedy walks 6 straight Phillies
    08/31/1902 Split skirt 1st worn by Mrs Adolph Landeburg (horse rider) 08/31/1903 Joe McGinnity wins his 3rd doubleheader of month
    08/31/1907 Britain & Russia sign treaty with Afghanistan, Persia & Tibet 08/31/1907 England, Russia & France form Triple Entente
    08/31/1911 Anthony Fokker's demonstrates aircraft 'Snip'
    08/31/1913 Soccer club PSV forms in Eindhoven Netherlands
    08/31/1914 24.8 cm rainfall at Bloomingdale, Michigan (state record) 08/31/1914 General von Kluck decides not to attack Paris
    08/31/1914 German troops reconquer Soldau/Neidenburg East-Prussia
    08/31/1914 Germany defeats Russia (battle at Tannenberg/30,000 Russians die) 08/31/1915 Chic White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0
    08/31/1919 John Reed forms American Communist Labor Party in Chicago 08/31/1919 Petlyura's Ukrainian Army kills 35 members of a Jewish defense group
    08/31/1920 Belgium starts paying old age pensions
    08/31/1923 League of Nations gives Belgium mandate of Ruanda-Urundi (was German
    08/31/1923 Mussolini's troops occupy Korfu
    08/31/1924 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)
    08/31/1927 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1081 Reseda & #1085 Amaryllis 08/31/1928 Brecht & Weils 'Dreigroschenoper' premieres
    08/31/1929 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1158 Luda
    08/31/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1157 Arabia
    08/31/1934 1st football all star game-Bears tie collegians 0-0 in Chicago 08/31/1935 1st national skeet championship (Indianapolis)
    08/31/1935 Chic White Sox Vern Kennedy no-hits Cleve Indians, 5-0
    08/31/1935 FDR signs an act prohibiting export of US arms to belligerents 08/31/1935 Reinmuth discover asteroid 1370 Hella, 1371 Resi, 1372 Haremari & 29
    08/31/1935 Russian Aleksei Stachanov digs 6 hours, 105 tons of cabbages 08/31/1935 White Sox Vern Kennedy no-hits Indians 5-0
    08/31/1939 Japanese invasion army driven out of Mongolia
    08/31/1939 Staged 'Polish' assault on radio station in Gleiwitz
    08/31/1940 1st edition pf illegal opposition newspaper Free Netherlands 08/31/1940 German occupiers in Netherlands begin soap ration
    08/31/1941 Great Gildersleeve, a spin-off of Fibber McGee & Molly debuts on NBC
    08/31/1943 Japanse occupiers intern Jewish Congregation of Sorabajo
    08/31/1943 US assault on Mark Island
    08/31/1944 Allied offensive at 'Gothen-linie,' Italy
    08/31/1944 French provisional government moves from Algiers to Paris 08/31/1944 French troops liberate Bordeaux
    08/31/1944 Russian-Romanian troops march into Bucharest
    08/31/1947 Hungarian communist party wins election
    08/31/1948 Queen Wilhelmina celebrates 50th jubilee
    08/31/1950 Dodger Gil Hodges hits 4 HRs & a single in a game vs Braves 08/31/1951 1st 33 1/3 album introduced in Dsseldorf
    08/31/1951 S Arend discovers asteroid #1640 Nemo
    08/31/1953 KRBC TV channel 9 in Abilene, TX (NBC) begins broadcasting 08/31/1953 WKBG (now WLVI) TV channel 56 in Cambridge-Boston, MA (IND) begins 08/31/1953 WLVI TV channel 56 in Cambridge-Boston, MA (IND) begins broadcasting
    08/31/1954 Census Bureau established
    08/31/1954 Hurricane Carol (1st major named storm) hits New England, 70 die 08/31/1954 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1825 Klare
    08/31/1954 WMTW TV channel 8 in Portland-Poland Spring, ME (ABC) begins 08/31/1955 1st microwave TV station operated (Lufkin, Tx)
    08/31/1955 1st sun-powered automobile demonstrated, Chicago, Ill
    08/31/1955 KTRE TV channel 9 in Lufkin, TX (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting 08/31/1957 Malayasia (formerly Malaya) gains independence from Britain 08/31/1959 Australia defeats US for tennis' Davis Cup
    08/31/1960 Agricultural Hall of Fame forms
    08/31/1961 Amsterdam National Ballet forms
    08/31/1962 Trinidad & Tobago gain independence from Britain (National Day) 08/31/1963 'Hot line' between Moscow-Washington, DC installed
    08/31/1965 House of Reps joins Senate establish Dept of Housing & Urban Develop
    08/31/1966 Referee Leo Horn whistles his last soccer match (Ajax-Bulgaria) 08/31/1968 12,000 die in 7.8 quake destroys 60,000 buildings in NE Iran 08/31/1969 25,000 attend New Orleans Pop Festival
    08/31/1970 Lonnie McLucas, a Black Panther activist, convicted
    08/31/1970 Molukkers occupy Indonesian ambassador's home in Wassenaar 08/31/1970 US defeats German FR for tennis' Davis Cup
    08/31/1970 WKMJ TV channel 68 in Louisville, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting 08/31/1971 Dave Scott becomes 1st person to drive a car on Moon
    08/31/1972 Lasse Viren runs Olympic/world record 10,000m (27:38.4)
    08/31/1972 Olga Korbut, USSR, wins olympic gold medal in gymnastics
    08/31/1973 1st heavyweight championship fight in Japan (Foreman beats Roman) 08/31/1974 Pirate Radio Veronica moves into Scheveningen harbor
    08/31/1976 Trinidad & Tobago adopts constitution
    08/31/1977 Aleksandr Fedotov sets aircraft alt rec of 38.26 km (125,524') 08/31/1977 Spyros Kyprianou appointed president of Cyprus
    08/31/1978 Constitution adopted by Sri Lanka
    08/31/1978 Emily & William Harris plead guilty to 1974 kidnapping of Patty Hear
    08/31/1979 Comet Howard-Koomur-Michels collides with Sun
    08/31/1979 Donald McHenry named to succeed Andrew Young as UN ambassador 08/31/1980 Poland's Solidarity labor union founded
    08/31/1983 Edwin Moses of USA sets 400m hurdle record (47.02) in Koblenz 08/31/1983 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #3450
    08/31/1983 J Gibson discovers asteroid #3711
    08/31/1984 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3677
    08/31/1984 K Suzuki & T Urata discovers asteroid #3165 Mikawa
    08/31/1984 Pinklin Thomas defeats Tim Witherspoon for WBC heavyweight title 08/31/1985 'Prakas' sets trotting mile record of 1:53.4 at Du Quoin, Ill 08/31/1985 Angel Cordero becomes 3rd jockey to ride horses earning over $100 M 08/31/1985 Night Stalker suspect that terrorized S Calif captured in East LA 08/31/1986 Aeromexico DC-9 & small plane collide in LA, killing 82
    08/31/1986 Russian airship rams cruiser Admiral Nakhimov, 398 die
    08/31/1986 Russian cargo ship crashes into cruise ship Admiral Nakhimov; 398 di
    08/31/1987 Curtis Strange sets golf's earning for year record ($697,385) 08/31/1987 South Africa longest mine strike in history ends
    08/31/1988 5-day power blackout of downtown Seattle begins
    08/31/1988 Bomb attack on office of South Africa Council of Churches 08/31/1992 Dynamite explosion in Philipines mine; 500 die
    08/31/1992 Howard Stern Radio Show begins broadcasting in Cleveland (WNCX-FM) 08/31/1993 Minnesota Twins beat Cleve Indians 5-4 in 22 innings
    08/31/1993 Venezuela president Carlos Perez flees

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Aug 31 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/01/1529 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter
    09/01/1549 Charles Philip of Croij, marquis of Havr‚/earl of Fontenoy, etc 09/01/1608 Giacomo Torelli, composer
    09/01/1653 Johann Pachelbel, composer
    09/01/1689 Kilian I von Dientzenhofer, Bavarian master builder (Prague) 09/01/1711 Willem IV KH Friso, prince of Orange-Nassau
    09/01/1712 Simon Fokke, book illustrator
    09/01/1724 John Nieuwenhuijzen, theologist/co-founder (Society of It General) 09/01/1732 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, composer
    09/01/1732 Thomas Alexander Erskine Kelly, composer
    09/01/1751 Emmanuel Johann Joseph Schikaneder, composer
    09/01/1758 Wilhelmus Kist, writer/director of Dutch Staatscourant
    09/01/1768 Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer
    09/01/1789 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer
    09/01/1791 Lydia Sigourney, US, religious author (How to Be Happy)
    09/01/1798 Richard Delafield, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1873 09/01/1803 Jacobus T Abels, painter
    09/01/1816 Gustav Schmidt, composer
    09/01/1824 Isaac Hardin Duval, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 19
    09/01/1829 James Conner, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1883 09/01/1834 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (I promissory note sposi) 09/01/1845 Paul S Methuen, English field marshall/governor of Natal/Malta 09/01/1849 Elizabeth Harrison, US, educator (Natl Congress of Parents & Teacher
    09/01/1854 Engelbert Humperdinck, Germany, opera composer (Parisfal) 09/01/1862 Alphons Diepenbrock, composer
    09/01/1864 Roger David Casement, Irish nationalist (Easter uprising 1916) 09/01/1866 James 'Gentleman Jim' Corbett, heavyweight champion boxer (1892-97) 09/01/1870 Timotei Popovici, composer
    09/01/1873 Guy Standing, English actor (Cradle Song)
    09/01/1874 Heinrich Otto Ludwig, composer
    09/01/1874 Ismar Elbogen, German/US rabbi (Encyclopedia Judaica)
    09/01/1875 Edgar Rice Burroughs, US, sci-fi author (Tarzan of Apes, Mars Saga) 09/01/1886 Othmar Schoeck, composer
    09/01/1887 Blaise Cendrars, [Fr‚d‚ric Sauser-Hall], Swiss poet/writer 09/01/1887 Otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar
    09/01/1893 Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japans/US painter/etcher/lithographer
    09/01/1898 Marilyn Miller [Renolds], US actress (Sunny)/wife of Jack Pickford 09/01/1900 Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht)
    09/01/1900 Kazimierz Wilkomirski, composer
    09/01/1900 Richard Arlen, actor (Alice in Wonderland, Crawling Hand) 09/01/1904 Ray Flaherty, AFL/NFL/AAFC coach (NY Giants)
    09/01/1905 Gervase Hughes, composer
    09/01/1907 Joaquin Balaguer, president Dominican Republic
    09/01/1907 Walter Reuther, labor leader/president (UAW & CIO)
    09/01/1910 Jack Hawkins, London England, actor (Ben-Four Just Men)
    09/01/1911 Komei Abe, composer
    09/01/1911 Mrinusa Ruppert, Dutch chairman (CNV)
    09/01/1920 Hubert Lampo, Flemish writer/essayist (Coming of Joachim Stiller) 09/01/1921 Matt Higgins Doran, composer
    09/01/1921 Willem Frederik Hermans, writer (Mandarins on Sulfuric Acid) 09/01/1922 Melvin R Laird, (Rep-R-Mich), US Secretary of Defense (1969-73) 09/01/1922 Vittorio Gassman, actor (War & Peace)
    09/01/1922 Yvonne De Carlo, Vancouver BC, actress (10 Commandments, Munsters) 09/01/1923 Rocky Marciano, heavyweight champion boxer (1952-56)
    09/01/1923 Theo H Joekes, journalist/Dutch 2nd Chamber member (VVD)
    09/01/1925 Art[hur E] Pepper, US, alto saxophonist
    09/01/1925 Ruth S White, composer
    09/01/1931 'Boxcar' Willie, singer
    09/01/1931 Matthew J Rinaldo, (Rep-R-NJ, 1973- )
    09/01/1933 Ann Richards, (Gov-D-Tx)
    09/01/1933 Conway Twitty, [Harold Jenkins], Miss, country singer (Hello Darlin'
    09/01/1933 Tom Vreugdenhil, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/01/1935 Se˜i Ozawa, Hoten Manchuria, conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra) 09/01/1937 Al Geiberger, golfer (US PGA lowest score on 18 holes, a 59) 09/01/1937 Ron O'Neal, Utica NY, actor (Superfly)
    09/01/1938 Alan Dershowitz, NYC, attorney (Claus Von Bulow, OJ Simpson) 09/01/1938 Art Agnos, US, politician(?)
    09/01/1938 George Maharis, Astoria NY, actor (Buz-Route 66, Most Deadly Game) 09/01/1939 Heinrich Messner, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-bronze-1972) 09/01/1939 Lily Tomlin, Detroit, comedienne/actress (9 to 5, Laugh-in, All of M
    09/01/1942 C[arolyn] J[anice] Cherry, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Faded Sun Trilog
    09/01/1943 Pat Connolly-Daniels-Winslow-Banks, US pentathlete (Olympics-7th-196
    09/01/1944 Archie Bell, US singer (& the Drells-Tighten up)
    09/01/1944 Don Stroud, actor (Coogan's Bluff, Buddy Holly Story)
    09/01/1944 Leonard Slatkin, LA Calif, conductor (Concert Orch, Neth) 09/01/1946 Barry Gibb, guitarist/singer (Bee Gees-Stayin' Alive)
    09/01/1946 Erich Sch„rer, Switzerland, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1980) 09/01/1946 Greg Errico, US drummer (Sly & Family Stone-Level!)
    09/01/1951 Timothy Zahn, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Cobra Strike)
    09/01/1955 Bruce Foxton, Jam, rocker
    09/01/1957 Gloria Estefan, [Fajardo], Havana, singer (Miami Sound Machine-Conga
    09/01/1962 Ruud Gullit, Suriname/Dutch soccer star (Feyenoord, PSV, AC Milan) 09/01/1963 Carola Smit, Dutch singer (BZN)
    09/01/1966 Katja Bienert, Berlin German FR, actress (Pompon Rouge)


    Deaths:

    09/01/1067 Boudew˜n V, earl of Flanders/guardian of king of France, dies 09/01/1159 Adrian IV, [Nicole Breakspear], only English pope (1154-59), dies 09/01/1215 Otto van Gelre, son of Otto I/earl-elect of Utrecht
    09/01/1406 Johanna, duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry), dies at 84 09/01/1557 Jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown) 09/01/1648 Marin Mersenne, French mathematician (Number of Mersenne), dies at 5
    09/01/1671 Hugues de Lionne marquis de Berny, French ambassador to Rome, dies 09/01/1680 Johan Georg II, ruler of Saxon (1656-80), dies at 67
    09/01/1715 Louis XIV, the great, king of France (1643-1715), dies at 76 09/01/1731 Pierre Danican Philidor, composer, dies at 50
    09/01/1801 Robert Bage, English writer (Hermsprong), dies
    09/01/1814 Erik Eriksson Tulindberg, composer, dies at 53
    09/01/1838 William Clark, 2nd lt of Lewis & Clark Expedition, dies at 68 09/01/1862 Isaac Ingalls Stevens, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 44 09/01/1862 Oliver Tilden, of the Bronx, killed in Civil War in Virginia 09/01/1862 Philip 'Phil' Kearny, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 48 09/01/1867 Edward Hodges, composer, dies at 71
    09/01/1880 Antoon Jurgens, margarine maker, dies at 75
    09/01/1896 Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
    09/01/1903 Charles Renouvier, French philosopher (neo criticism), dies 09/01/1912 Samuel Coleridge Taylor, African-British composer, dies at 37 09/01/1914 Martha, last known passenger pigeon, dies at Cincinnati Zoo 09/01/1945 Jacobus WG Balfoort, actor (Heimwee, Head On), dies at 57 09/01/1951 Wolfgang Schulze, [Wols], German drawer/painter, dies at 38 09/01/1955 Philip Loeb, actor (Jake-Goldbergs), dies at 61
    09/01/1961 Eero Saarinen, Finnish/US architect (Dulles Airport), dies at 51 09/01/1961 William S Foster, chairman (US Communist Party, 1945-57), dies at 80
    09/01/1964 George Georgescu, composer, dies at 76
    09/01/1967 James Dunn, actor (Uncle Earl-It's a Great Life), dies at 65 09/01/1967 Siegfried L Sassoon, English poet/writer (Counterattack), dies at 80
    09/01/1968 Granville English, composer, dies at 69
    09/01/1969 Drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71
    09/01/1969 William Flanagan, composer, dies at 46
    09/01/1972 May Aufderheide, composer, dies at 84
    09/01/1977 Ethel Waters, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather), dies at 76 09/01/1978 Olga de Hare, ballerina, dies at 33
    09/01/1981 Albert Speer, German NSDAP-architect/minister of Army, dies 09/01/1982 Clifford M Curzon, England, pianist, dies at 75
    09/01/1982 Wladislaw Gomulka, Polish partisan/party leader, dies
    09/01/1983 Henry 'Scoop' Jackson, (Sen-D-Wash), dies at 71
    09/01/1984 Howland Chamberlain, actor, dies at 73
    09/01/1986 Murray Hamilton, actor (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 63
    09/01/1988 Leonor Sullivan, (Rep-D-Missouri, 1955-77), dies at 86
    09/01/1989 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at
    09/01/1991 Elise Hoomans, actress/director (Medea/Virginia Woolf?, dies) 09/01/1991 Steve Kemp, British light enterpeneur, dies
    09/01/1992 Morris Carnovsky, US actor (Dead Reckoning), dies at 94
    09/01/1993 Gerben Wagenaar, resistance fighter/communist, dies at 80 09/01/1993 Hew Lorimer, British sculptor, dies at 86
    09/01/1993 Jacqueline Wijchers, film publicist (Havenloods, Sextant), dies at 8


    Significant Events:

    09/01/ 69 Traditional date of destruction of Jerusalem
    09/01/ 312 -BC- Origin of Greek Era-Start of Indiction of Constantinople 09/01/ 891 Northmen defeated near Louvaine, France
    09/01/1067 Boudewijn VI becomes earl of Flanders
    09/01/1181 Ubaldo Allucingoli replaces Alexander III as Pope Lucius III 09/01/1267 Rabbi Moses Ben Nachman establishes a Jewish community in Jerusalem 09/01/1267 Ramban (Nachmanides) arrives in Jerusalem to establish Jew community
    09/01/1609 Pieter Both sworn in as 1st gov-gen of East Indies
    09/01/1614 Vincent Fettmich expels Jews from Frankfurt-on-Main, Germany 09/01/1638 -4] French queen-mother Maria de' Medici visits Amsterdam 09/01/1661 1st Yacht race, England's King Charles vs his brother James 09/01/1666 Great London Fire begins in Pudding Lane. 80% of London is destroyed
    09/01/1739 35 Jews sentenced to life in prison in Lisbon Portugal
    09/01/1772 Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa forms in California
    09/01/1797 2nd National Meeting in Hague
    09/01/1798 England signs treaty with nizam of Hyderabad, India
    09/01/1799 Bank of Manhattan Company opens in NYC (forerunner to Chase Manhatta
    09/01/1804 K Harding discovers asteroid #3 Juno
    09/01/1807 Aaron Burr acquitted of charges of plotting to set up an empire 09/01/1821 1st colonies along Santa Fe Trail
    09/01/1831 Charles Darwin travels aboard HMS Beagle
    09/01/1836 Reconstruction begins on Synagogue of Rabbi Judah Hasid in Jerusalem
    09/01/1849 California Constitutional Convention held in Monterey
    09/01/1854 J Ferguson discovers asteroid #31 Euphrosyne
    09/01/1858 1st transatlantic cable fails after less than 1 month
    09/01/1859 1st pullman sleeping car in service
    09/01/1859 R C Carrington & R Hodgson make 1st observation of solar flare 09/01/1861 Grant assumes command of Federal forces at Cape Girardeau MI 09/01/1861 Skirmish at Boone Court House WV & Blue Creek WV
    09/01/1862 Battle at Chantilly (Ox Hill) Virginia (2100 casualties)
    09/01/1863 6th Ohio Cavalry ambush at Barbees Crossroads Virginia
    09/01/1863 Federal troops reconquer Fort Smith Arkansas
    09/01/1863 RR & ferry connection between SF & Oakland inaugurated
    09/01/1864 2nd day of battle at Jonesboro Georgia, about 3,000 casualties 09/01/1864 Battle of Petersburg VA
    09/01/1864 Skirmish at Hood evacuated confederates from Atlanta GA
    09/01/1865 Joseph Lister performs 1st antiseptic surgery
    09/01/1866 Last Navaho chief Manuelito, turns self in at Fort Wingate 09/01/1867 Robert T Freeman is 1st black to graduate from Harvard Dental School
    09/01/1870 Napoleon III captured at Sedan
    09/01/1874 Sydney General Post Office opens in Australia
    09/01/1878 1st female telephone operator starts work (Emma Nutt in Boston) 09/01/1886 Neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced
    09/01/1887 Dutch Amateur Photography Cooperation established
    09/01/1888 Dutch Railway Deventer-Almelo opens
    09/01/1890 1st baseball tripleheader-Boston vs Pittsburgh
    09/01/1891 A Charlois discovers asteroid #314 Rosalia
    09/01/1892 A Staus discovers asteroid #335 Roberta
    09/01/1905 Alberta & Saskatchewan become 8th & 9th Canadian provinces 09/01/1906 Alberta adopts Mountain Standard Time
    09/01/1906 British New Guinea becomes Australian Papua New Guinea
    09/01/1906 Joseph Harris (Boston) & Jack Coombs (A's) pitch complete 24 inn gam
    09/01/1906 Papua placed under Australian administration
    09/01/1911 M Fourny sets world aircraft distance record of 720 km
    09/01/1913 Yuan Shikai captures Nanjing '2nd Chinese revolution'
    09/01/1914 Lord Kitchener arrives in Paris
    09/01/1914 St Petersburg, Russia changes name to Petrograd
    09/01/1914 Von Glucks army meets up with British expeditionary army
    09/01/1916 Bulgaria declares war on Romania
    09/01/1916 Keating-Owen Act (child labor banned from interstate commerce) 09/01/1918 Baseball season ends due to WW I
    09/01/1918 US troops land in Vladivostok, Siberia, stay until 1920
    09/01/1919 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #920 Rogeria
    09/01/1920 France creates Lebanon
    09/01/1920 New townhall of Rotterdam opens
    09/01/1922 NYC law requires all 'pool' rooms to change name to 'billiards' 09/01/1923 Earthquake strikes Tokyo & Yokohama, kills 106,000
    09/01/1923 US beats Australia in tennis, for their 4th straight Davis Cup 09/01/1924 Kenchoji Rinzai temple in Kamakur Japan, heavily damaged by earthqua
    09/01/1925 Pierre de Coubertin steps down as chairman of Intl Olympic Committee
    09/01/1926 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1066 Lobelia & #1070 Tunica 09/01/1926 Turkey allows civil marriage
    09/01/1928 Albania becomes a kingdom, with Zogu I as king
    09/01/1930 NY World reports disappearance of supreme court justice Joseph Crate
    09/01/1932 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1248 Jugurtha
    09/01/1932 NYC Mayor James J 'Gentleman Jimmy' Walker resigns (graft charges) 09/01/1934 Spelling-Marchand Laws enforced
    09/01/1935 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1317 Silvretta
    09/01/1936 Middleweight Staff Roth KOs Heinz Lazek
    09/01/1937 Battle of G˜on in Spain begins
    09/01/1937 F Rigaux discovers asteroid #1458 Mineura
    09/01/1938 Mussolini cancels civil rights of Italian Jews
    09/01/1939 Hitler orders extermination of mentally ill
    09/01/1939 Physical Review publishes 1st paper to deal with 'black holes' 09/01/1939 WW II starts, Germany invades Poland, takes Danzig
    09/01/1941 Jews living in Germany are required to wear a yellow Jewish star 09/01/1942 German troops lands on Taman peninsula
    09/01/1944 Bulgaria govt of Bagrjanow, resigns
    09/01/1944 King George VI promotes Montgomery to field marshal
    09/01/1945 Japan surrenders ending WW II (US date, 9/2 in Japan)
    09/01/1945 Phillies Vince DiMaggio ties NL record with 4th grand slam of season
    09/01/1946 Batty Berg wins US Open
    09/01/1946 Greece votes for monarchy
    09/01/1947 NY Giants 183-185 HR of year breaks Yankee mark of 182 in 1936 09/01/1948 Communist form North China People's Republic
    09/01/1948 UN's World Health Organization forms
    09/01/1949 1st network detective series-Private Eyes-premieres
    09/01/1949 KMTV TV channel 3 in Omaha, NB (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting 09/01/1950 13 North Korean divisions open assault on UN lines
    09/01/1950 West Berlin granted a constitution
    09/01/1951 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1608 Munoz
    09/01/1951 PM Ben-Gurion orders establishment of Israeli secret service Mossad 09/01/1951 US, Australia & New Zealand sign ANZUS treaty
    09/01/1952 Sutro Baths, SF purchased by George Whitney
    09/01/1952 Willem Drees forms new Dutch govt
    09/01/1953 Fokker begins building F-27 Fokker Friendship
    09/01/1953 S Arend discovers asteroids #1625 NORC & #1916 Boreas
    09/01/1953 WNOK (now WLTX) TV channel 19 in Columbia, SC (CBS) 1st broadcast 09/01/1953 WTCN (now KARE) TV channel 11 in Minneapolis-St Paul, MN (MET) begin
    09/01/1954 Hurricane Carol strikes Long Island/New England, kills 68 09/01/1955 KARD (now KSNW) TV channel 3 in Wichita, KS (NBC) begins broadcastin
    09/01/1956 Indian state of Tripura becomes a territory
    09/01/1956 KELP (now KCOS) TV channel 13 in El Paso, TX (PBS) begins broadcasti
    09/01/1957 Excursion train crashed into a ravine killing 175, injuring 400 09/01/1957 WAVY TV channel 10 in Portsmouth-Norfolk, VA (NBC) begins broadcasti
    09/01/1957 WHC (now WPXI) TV channel 11 in Pittsburgh, PA (NBC) 1st broadcast 09/01/1957 WPXI TV channel 11 in Pittsburgh, PA (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/01/1957 WTLV TV channel 12 in Jacksonville, FL (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
    09/01/1958 St Louis Card Vinegar Bend Mizell walks a record 9 men in a shutout 09/01/1961 1st conference of neutral countries held in Belgrade
    09/01/1961 USSR tests nuclear bombs in central Asia
    09/01/1962 10,000 die in an earthquake in western Iran
    09/01/1962 KATC TV channel 3 in Lafayette, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/01/1962 UN announces Earth population has hit 3 billion
    09/01/1963 Language laws in Belgium goes into effect causing a riot
    09/01/1963 St Louis Cards pitcher Curt Simmons steals home plate
    09/01/1963 WCTI TV channel 12 in New Bern, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/01/1965 India & Pakistan border fights
    09/01/1966 KIFW (now KTNL) TV channel 13 in Sitka, AK (CBS) begins broadcasting
    09/01/1967 KMNE TV channel 7 in Bassett, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/01/1967 SF Giants beat Cincinnati Reds, 1-0, in 21 innings
    09/01/1967 WIRT TV channel 13 in Hibbing, MN (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/01/1967 WJRJ (WTCG, WTBS) TV channel 17 in Atlanta, GA (IND) begins 09/01/1968 Earthquake destroys Ferdows Persia, 2,000 killed
    09/01/1968 Pirate Radio Marina (Netherlands) begins transmitting
    09/01/1969 Libyan revolution, Col Moammar Gadhafi deposes King Idris 09/01/1970 Failed assassination attempt on Jordanian king Hussein
    09/01/1970 Jos‚ Velasco Ibarra re-elected president of Ecuador
    09/01/1971 Qatar declares independence from Britain
    09/01/1972 Bobby Fischer (US) defeats Boris Spassky (USSR) for world chess titl
    09/01/1972 Egypt & Libya form federation
    09/01/1973 74-year-old Hafnia Hotel burns, killing 35 (Copenhagen, Denmark) 09/01/1973 George Foreman KOs Jose Roman in 1st to retain heavyweight title 09/01/1974 Train accident at Zagreb Yugoslavia, 121 killed
    09/01/1975 All political parties forbidden in Bangladesh
    09/01/1975 Gunsmoke resigns the air
    09/01/1975 KOL-AM in Seattle Wash changes call letters to KMPS
    09/01/1975 NY Met Tom Seaver is 1st to strike out 200 in 8 consecutive seasons 09/01/1975 NYC transit fare rises from 35› to 50›
    09/01/1976 NASA launches space vehicle S-197
    09/01/1976 NJ Meadowlands racetrack opens
    09/01/1976 Wayne L Hays, (Rep-D-Oh), resigns (scandal with Elizabeth Ray) 09/01/1977 1st TRS-80 Model I computer sold
    09/01/1978 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2297 Daghestan, #2450 Ioannisiani, 09/01/1978 #2701 Cherson, #2758 Cordelia, #3113, #3196, #3204 & #3358 09/01/1978 Jacqueline Smith of Great Britain scores 10 straight dead center 09/01/1978 strikes on a 4' disk in World Parachute Championships in Yugoslavia 09/01/1979 Debbie Boone & Gabriel Ferrer wed in LA
    09/01/1979 LA Court orders Clayton Moore to stop wearing Lone Ranger mask 09/01/1979 Pioneer 11 makes 1st fly-by of Saturn, discovers new moon, rings 09/01/1980 Dutch embassy in Israel moves from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv
    09/01/1981 Fiona Brothers sets women's propeller boat speed record (116.279 MPH
    09/01/1981 Milt coup under general Kolingba in Cent Afr Rep, Pres Dacko flees 09/01/1981 RKO radio network is 1st to offer 2 separate overnight services 09/01/1981 RKO radio network premieres America Overnight talk show
    09/01/1982 Max speedometer reading mandated at 85 MPH
    09/01/1982 Mexico President Lopez Portillo nationalizes banks
    09/01/1982 Palestinian Liberation Organization leaves Lebanon
    09/01/1983 Korean Boeing 747 strays into Siberia & is shot down by a Soviet jet
    09/01/1983 WGH-AM in Newport News VA changes call letters to WNSY
    09/01/1985 Cyclist Joop Zoetemelk becomes world champion
    09/01/1985 US-French expedition locates wreckage of Titanic off Newfoundland 09/01/1986 Paul McCartney releases 'Press to Play' album
    09/01/1987 Smoking forbidden in public buildings in Belgium
    09/01/1989 Princess Anne & Mark Phillips announce their separation
    09/01/5492 -BC- Origin of Ecclesiastical Era of Antioch
    09/01/5508 -BC- Origin of Civil Era of Constantinople
    09/01/5598 -BC- Origin of Grecian Mundane Era

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Wed Sep 1 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/02/1661 Georg Bohm, composer
    09/02/1716 Johann Trier, composer
    09/02/1750 Pehr Frigel, composer
    09/02/1763 Caroline von Schelling, [Michaelis], German author
    09/02/1778 Leopold FJJJ van Sassen Ysselt, politician
    09/02/1798 Thomas Holliday Hicks, (Union Gov) died in 1865
    09/02/1837 James Harrison Wilson, (Union volunteers Major General, died in 1925
    09/02/1838 Lydia Lili'uokalani, composer
    09/02/1838 Queen Lydia Kamekeha Liliuokalani, last queen of Hawaii (1891-93) 09/02/1839 Henry George, land reformer/writer (Progress & Poverty)
    09/02/1850 Albert Spaulding, baseball player/founded Spaulding sports company 09/02/1850 Eugene Field, author/journalist (Little Boy Blue)
    09/02/1853 Wilhelm Ostwald, Germany, physical chemist (Nobel 1909)
    09/02/1856 Yang Hsiu-ch'ing, commander in chief of Taiping Rebellion 09/02/1862 Alphonse JM Diepenbrock, composer
    09/02/1866 Hiram Johnson, (Gov-Progressive-Cal)
    09/02/1878 Werner von Blomberg, German minister of Reichswehr
    09/02/1884 Frank Laubach, Benton Pa, educator, taught reading through phonetics
    09/02/1887 Willem De M‚rode, protestant poet
    09/02/1892 Felix Wolfes, composer
    09/02/1894 Joseph Roth, Austria, journalist/writer (Hotel Savoy)
    09/02/1904 Set Svanholm, V„steras Sweden, tenor (London Convent Garden 1948-57)
    09/02/1904 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], NYC, actress (Follow the Leader) 09/02/1905 Bernard C J Lievegoed, anthroposophy (founder Free Hague court) 09/02/1911 Rene Amengual, composer
    09/02/1912 Johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism) 09/02/1915 Dai-Keong Lee, composer
    09/02/1915 Hans Joachim Koellreutter, composer
    09/02/1916 Dorothy May Bundy-Cheney, winner of more than 141 US tennis titles 09/02/1916 Penny Santon, Greenwich Village NY, actress (Roll Out, Matt Houston)
    09/02/1917 Cleveland Amory, Nahant Mass, conservationist/TV reviewer (TV Guide)
    09/02/1918 Allen Drury, author (Advise & Consent-1960 Pulitzer Prize) 09/02/1918 Martha Mitchell, wife of Attorney General John Mitchell
    09/02/1919 Gideon William Waldrop, composer
    09/02/1919 Marge Champion, LA Calif, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show) 09/02/1925 Ronnie Stevens, London England, actor (Rodney-Dick & Duchess) 09/02/1927 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery)
    09/02/1927 Trudi Jochum-Beiser, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1952) 09/02/1927 Tzvi Avni, composer
    09/02/1928 Miloslav Istvan, composer
    09/02/1930 Andrey Pavlovich Petrov, composer
    09/02/1931 Alan K Simpson, (Sen-R-WY, 1979- )
    09/02/1931 Pierre Huyskens, Dutch radio host
    09/02/1934 Michael Sahl, composer
    09/02/1935 Jim Moody, (Rep-D-WI, 1983- )
    09/02/1936 David Leonard Blake, composer
    09/02/1936 Joan Kennedy, 1st wife of Mass Senator, Ted
    09/02/1937 Peter Ueberroth, organized 1984 LA Olympics/baseball commissioner 09/02/1939 Robert Lee Dickey, US singer (I'm your puppet)
    09/02/1939 Sam Gooden, US musician (Impressions-Gypsy Woman)
    09/02/1940 Beverly Sanders, Hollywood Calif, actress (Lotsa Luck, CPO Sharkey) 09/02/1940 Jimmy Clanton, Baton Rogue, La, rock vocalist (Just a Dream) 09/02/1943 Glenn Sather, NHL coach (Edmonton Oiler)
    09/02/1943 Joe Simon, US singer (Power of Love)
    09/02/1944 Claude Nicollier, Vevey Switzerland, astronaut (STS 61-K, 46, 61) 09/02/1948 Sharon Christa Corrigan McAuliffe, teacher/astronaut (Challenger) 09/02/1948 Terry Bradshaw, NFL QB (Pittsburgh Steelers)
    09/02/1949 Albert West[laken], singer (Dumb Willie)
    09/02/1951 Mark Harmon, Burbank Calif, actor (Dr Caldwell-St Elsewhere) 09/02/1951 Michael Gray, Chicago Ill, actor (Ronnie-Brian Keith Show) 09/02/1952 Earl Pomeroy, (Rep-D-North Dakota)
    09/02/1952 Jimmy Connors, tennis brat (US Open-78, 82, 83 Wimbeldon-74, 82) 09/02/1955 Linda Purl, Greenwich Ct, actress (Gloria-Happy Days, Matlock) 09/02/1958 Marlene Janssen, Rock Island Ill, playmate (Nov, 1982)
    09/02/1959 Esther Oosterbeek, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
    09/02/1960 Eric Dickerson, Texas, NFL halfback (LA Rams, Indianapolis Colts) 09/02/1964 Keanu Reeves, actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure)
    09/02/1969 Mark Brettschneider, Cincinnati Oh, actor (Jason-One Life to Live)


    Deaths:

    09/02/ 421 Flavius Constantine III, emperor of Westromeinse, dies at about 51 09/02/1384 Louis I, duke of Anjou/king of Naples (Battle of Poitiers), dies 09/02/1418 Jan III Chalon, prince of Orange/gov of Burgundy, dies
    09/02/1547 Hernan Cortes, Spanish general defeated Aztec Indians
    09/02/1566 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
    09/02/1606 Carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58 09/02/1698 Justus Vingboons, Architect, buried
    09/02/1715 Constantin Christian Dedekind, composer, dies at 87
    09/02/1779 Onno Zwier van Hairs, Fries poet (Agon), dies at 66
    09/02/1790 Johann N von Hontheim, German religious historian/Bishop, dies 09/02/1862 Thornton F Brodhead, US lawyer/politician/brig-general, dies at 40 09/02/1870 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer, dies at 48
    09/02/1891 Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, composer, dies at 76 09/02/1905 Walter Cecil Macfarren, composer, dies at 79
    09/02/1906 Guiseppe Giacosa, Ital screenwriter (libretti opera Puccini), dies 09/02/1910 Henri 'le Douanier' Rousseau, French ambassador/painter, dies 09/02/1914 EugŠne OdŠne, French mayor of Senlis, executed
    09/02/1937 Esther de Farmer-of Rich, actress (Kniertje-On hope of blessing), di
    09/02/1937 Pierre de Coubertin, baron/revivor of Olympics, dies at 74 09/02/1944 George W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies
    09/02/1955 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer, dies at 60
    09/02/1961 Greet Koeman, Dutch singer, dies at 54
    09/02/1964 Francisco H Craveiro Lopes, Portuguese gen/pres (1951-58), dies at 7
    09/02/1968 Ernest Claes, Belgium, author (The White), dies
    09/02/1970 Allan Walker, actor/writer (Red Buttons Show), dies at 64 09/02/1970 Cornelis L 'Kees' van Baaren, composer (Hollow One), dies at 63 09/02/1973 John R R Tolkien, British story writer (Hobbitt), dies
    09/02/1980 William Douglas Denny, composer, dies at 70
    09/02/1982 Jay Novello, actor (Harum Scarum, Rebel Breed), dies of cancer at 78
    09/02/1982 Tom Bakker, actor (Golden Voyage of Sinbad), dies of a drug OD at 42
    09/02/1982 Wladislaw Gomulka, premier Poland, dies
    09/02/1985 Abe Lenstra, soccer star, dies at 64
    09/02/1989 A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51
    09/02/1991 Alfonso Garcia Robles, Mexican foreign minister (Nobel 1982), dies 09/02/1991 Concetto Lo Bello, Italian intl soccer judge, dies
    09/02/1992 Barbara McClintock, US, geneticist (Nobel 1983), dies at 90 09/02/1992 Piotr Jaroszewicz, premier of Poland (1970-80), dies
    09/02/1993 Eric Berry, English/US actor (Pippin, 49th Parallel), dies at 80 09/02/1993 John/Eoin Higgins, N Ire supreme court justice (1984-93), dies at 66


    Significant Events:

    09/02/ 31 -BC- Battle of Actium; Octavian defeats Antony, becomes Emp Augustus
    09/02/ 490 -BC- Phidippides runs 1st marathon, seeking aid from Sparta vs Persi
    09/02/ 911 Viking-monarch Oleg of Kiev-Russia signs treaty with Byzantines 09/02/1192 Sultan Saladin & king Richard the lion hearted sign cease fire 09/02/1519 1st Battle of Tehuacingo, San Salvador vs Mexico
    09/02/1666 Fire in London destroys 13,000 houses & kills 8
    09/02/1666 Great Fire of London starts; destroys St Paul's Church
    09/02/1732 Pope Clement XII renews anti-Jewish laws of Rome
    09/02/1752 Last day of Julian calendar in Britain, British colonies
    09/02/1789 US Treasury Department established by Congress
    09/02/1792 Paris masses remove nobles/clergymen out of jails & slaughter them 09/02/1796 Jews of the Netherlands are emancipated
    09/02/1804 K L Harding discovers Juno, 3rd known asteroid
    09/02/1806 A side of Rossberg Peak collapses into Goldau Valley Switz, kills 50
    09/02/1839 Salon of Vari‚t‚s opens in Amsterdam
    09/02/1859 Gas lighting introduced to Hawaii
    09/02/1864 Union General William T Sherman captures Atlanta
    09/02/1867 1st Girl School opens in Haarlem Neth
    09/02/1870 Napoleon III surrenders to Prussian armies
    09/02/1877 J C Watson discovers asteroid #174 Phaedra
    09/02/1894 Forest fires destroy Hinckley Minnesota: about 600 die
    09/02/1898 Battle of Omdurman: Lord Kitchener retakes Sudan for Britain 09/02/1900 Telegraph use between Germany & US begins
    09/02/1901 VP Theodore Roosevelt advises, 'Speak softly & carry a big stick' 09/02/1902 L Carnera discovers asteroid #489 Comacina
    09/02/1908 Heavyweight Tommy Burns KOs Bill Long in Melbourne Australia 09/02/1911 Joao Chagas forms Portuguese govt
    09/02/1913 Amsterdam reroutes sewage of canals to South Seas
    09/02/1914 -3] Gen von Hausen & countess of France regime flees to Bordeaux 09/02/1915 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #847 Agnia
    09/02/1917 Deutsche Vaterlands Party forms (by admiral Tirpitz)
    09/02/1919 Communist Party of America organized in Chicago
    09/02/1919 Italy agress to general voting right/proportional representation 09/02/1922 Pres Ebert declares 'Deutschland ber alas' as German national anthe
    09/02/1924 Rudolf Friml's 'Rose Marie' opens to rave reviews in NYC
    09/02/1926 Italy signs treaty with Yemen
    09/02/1927 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1087 Arabis
    09/02/1927 Rumour starts that Yankee Lou Gehrig will be traded to Tigers 09/02/1929 Unilever forms by merger of Margarine Union & Lever Bros
    09/02/1929 WOR (NYC) ends affiliation with CBS radio network
    09/02/1929 #1159 Granada & #2358 Bahner
    09/02/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1130 Skuld, #1150 Achaia, 09/02/1930 1st non-stop airplane flight from Europe to US (37 hrs)
    09/02/1930 M Wolf discovers asteroid #1703 Barry
    09/02/1935 A hurricane slams Florida Keys killing 423
    09/02/1936 1st transatlantic round-trip air flight
    09/02/1940 Byron Nelson wins PGA golf tournament
    09/02/1942 German troops enter Stalingrad
    09/02/1943 Waffen-SS (Skorzeny) frees Mussolini at Gran Sasso
    09/02/1944 Anne Frank (Diary of Anne Frank), is sent to Auschwitz
    09/02/1944 During WW II, George Bush ejects from a burning plane
    09/02/1944 US leaders meet in Belgium
    09/02/1945 Ho Chi Minh declares Vietnam independence from France (National Day)
    09/02/1945 V-J Day; formal surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri (WW II ends) 09/02/1946 Johnny Neun replaces Bill Dickey as Yankee manager
    09/02/1949 Fire in riverfront area kills 1,700 (Chungking China)
    09/02/1954 Hurricane Edna batters NE US, killing 20
    09/02/1954 WTVD TV channel 11 in Raleigh-Durham, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/02/1955 KCRA TV channel 3 in Sacramento, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/02/1956 Collapse of a RR bridge under a train kills 120 (India)
    09/02/1956 Orioles trailing Red Sox 8-0 come back to win 11-10 in 9 innings 09/02/1956 Washington-Jackson cable line replaced by bus service
    09/02/1957 1st edition newspaper the Ware Time (in Suriname), 1,700 die 09/02/1957 Milwaukee Braves' Frank Torre scores 6 runs in 1 game
    09/02/1958 Henry Verwoerd appointed PM of South Africa
    09/02/1958 KAYS TV channel 7 in Hays, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
    09/02/1959 US President Eisenhower arrives in Paris
    09/02/1960 Tamara & Irina Press (USSR) become 1st sisters to win olympic gold 09/02/1963 Alabama Gov George C Wallace prevents integration of Tuskegee HS 09/02/1963 CBS & NBC expand network news from 15 to 30 minutes
    09/02/1964 Indonesian parachutist lands in Malaysia
    09/02/1964 Norman Manley scores 2-consecutive holes-in-one at Del Valley, Cal 09/02/1965 Treblinka trial in Dsseldorf ends
    09/02/1967 KUHI (now KSNF) TV channel 16 in Joplin, MO (CBS) begins broadcastin
    09/02/1971 Cesar Cedeno hits an inside-the-park grand slammer
    09/02/1972 Chic White Sox Milt Pappas no-hits SD Padres, 1-0
    09/02/1973 Billy Martin fired as manager of Tigers
    09/02/1973 Netherlands wins hockey world's championship
    09/02/1973 P Wild discovers asteroids #1935 Lucerna & #2005 Hencke
    09/02/1978 George Harrison marries Olivia
    09/02/1978 Graham Salmon set worlds record for 100 meters by a blind man 09/02/1978 John McClain performs 180 outside loops in an airplane over Houston 09/02/1978 Reggie Jackson is 19th player to hit 20 HR in 11 straight years 09/02/1980 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2316 Jo-Ann, #2451 Dollfus, 09/02/1980 #2917 Sawyer Hogg, #3217 Seidelmann & #3255 Tholen
    09/02/1981 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2983 Poltava
    09/02/1983 N V Metlova discovers asteroid #3044
    09/02/1983 Yitzhak Shamir (Herut) endorsed by Menachem Begin for Israeli PM 09/02/1984 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3141
    09/02/1986 Cathy Evelyn Smith sentenced to 3 years for death of John Belushi 09/02/1987 Donald Trump takes out a full page NY Times ad lambasting Japan 09/02/1987 Kevin Bass is 1st NLer to switch hit HRs in a game twice in 1 season
    09/02/1987 West German pilot Mathias Rust, who flew a private plane from 09/02/1987 Helsinki Finland, to Moscow's Red Square, forms trial in Russia 09/02/1988 Amnesty International's Human Rights Now! tour begins in Wembley 09/02/1989 Rev Al Sharpton leads a civil rights march through Bensonhurst 09/02/1990 Steve Allen, installed as a new abbot of Hartford St Zen Center, SF 09/02/1991 Jerry Lewis' 26th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $45,071,657 09/02/1992 Nicaragua struck by Earthquake; 60 die
    09/02/1993 Central African Republic ex-emperor Bokassa freed
    09/02/1993 Day of Peace in South Africa

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Thu Sep 2 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/03/1568 Adriano Banchieri, composer
    09/03/1596 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) 09/03/1600 Dirck Graswinckel, States-General court clerk
    09/03/1695 Pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer
    09/03/1703 Johan-Theodoor van Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal 09/03/1719 Ferdinand Zellbell, composer
    09/03/1757 Charles X, Versailles France, Duke of Prussia
    09/03/1778 Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, composer
    09/03/1789 Ludvig Anton Edmund Passy, composer
    09/03/1803 Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer
    09/03/1803 Prudence Crandall, founder (School for 'young ladies of colour') 09/03/1811 John Humphrey Noyes, Vt, found Oneida Community (Perfectionists) 09/03/1825 Armistead Lindsay Long, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 189
    09/03/1825 William Wallace Burns, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1892
    09/03/1831 States Rights Gist, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864 09/03/1835 William Gaston Lewis, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901 09/03/1840 Jacob Fabricius, composer
    09/03/1849 Sarah Orne Jewett, Maine, author (Country of the Pointed Firs) 09/03/1856 Louis Henri Sullivan, Boston Mass, father of modern US architecture 09/03/1859 AAJ Jean JaurŠs, French socialist (L'Humanit‚, Les Preuves) 09/03/1860 Edward Albert Filene, merchant, established US credit union movement
    09/03/1861 Ursmer BerliŠre, Belgian historian (Monastican Belgium)
    09/03/1863 Hans Aanrud, Norse author (Sílve Solfeng)
    09/03/1864 Hale Ascher VanderCook, composer
    09/03/1865 Wilhelm Bousset, German theologist/historian
    09/03/1866 Alain Locke, famous African
    09/03/1875 Ferdinand Porsche, German car inventor (Porsche)
    09/03/1893 Florrie Rodrigo, dancer/choreography/teacher (Schepelingen) 09/03/1897 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer
    09/03/1900 Urho K Kekkonen, premier/president Finland (1956- )
    09/03/1901 Eduard A van Beinum, musician/conductor
    09/03/1903 Willem Kooiman, theologist/church historian
    09/03/1905 Carl David Anderson, NYC, physicist (1936 Nobel Prize for physics) 09/03/1905 Robert Ruthenfranz, composer
    09/03/1907 Andrew Brewin, Canada, lawyer/cofound New Democratic Party 09/03/1907 Loren Eiseley, professor of Anthropology (Animal Secrets) 09/03/1910 Dorothy Maynor, Norfolk Va, soprano/founder (Harlem School of Arts) 09/03/1913 Alan Ladd, actor (Shane, Carpetbaggers, Boy on a Dolphin) 09/03/1914 Kitty Carlisle Hart, New Orleans La, actress (Animal Crackers) 09/03/1915 Abel Ehrlich, composer
    09/03/1915 Knut Nystedt, composer
    09/03/1917 Eddie 'Brat' Stanky, Phil Rizzuto's nemisis/2nd baseman (Dodgers) 09/03/1918 Helen Wagner, Lubbock Tx, actress (Nancy-As The World Turns) 09/03/1922 Rosendo Ejercito Santos, composer
    09/03/1923 Mort Walker, cartoonist (Beetle Bailey)
    09/03/1923 Terry Wilson, Calif, actor (Bill-Wagon Train)
    09/03/1926 Alison Lurie, US, novelist (War Between the Tates)
    09/03/1926 Anne Jackson, Penn, actress (Dirty Dingus Magee, Angel Levine) 09/03/1926 Irene Papas, actress (Anne of Thousand Days, Guns of Navarone, Z) 09/03/1926 Joe Kolter, (Rep-D-PA, 1983- )
    09/03/1926 John R[obert] Jones, US, sci-fi author (White Regiment, Lizard War) 09/03/1930 Cherry Barbara Grimm, [Lockett], NZ, sci-fi author (Nearest Fire) 09/03/1930 Haty Tegelaar-Boonacker, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/03/1931 Mitzi Gaynor, Chicago Ill, actress (South Pacific)
    09/03/1931 Rudolf Kelterborn, composer
    09/03/1932 Richard Tyler, NYC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)
    09/03/1933 Roland Kayn, composer
    09/03/1933 Tompall Glaser, Spalding Neb, singer (Glaser Bros-Getting to Me Agai
    09/03/1934 Xavier Darasse, composer
    09/03/1935 Eileen Brennan, LA Calif, actress (Laugh-In, Pvt Benjamin) 09/03/1935 Otto Ketting, trumpeter/composer (Passacaglia)
    09/03/1936 John W Olver, (Rep-D-Massachusetts)
    09/03/1936 Zine al-Abidine Ben Ami, general/president of Tunisa (1987- ) 09/03/1940 Pauline Collins, London England, actress (Shirley Valentine) 09/03/1942 Al Jardine, US pop guitarist/singer (Beach Boys-Surfin, In My Room) 09/03/1943 Michael D Barnes, (Rep-D-MD, 1979-86)
    09/03/1943 Mick Farren, UK, sci-fi author (Synaptic Manhunt, Citizen Phaid) 09/03/1944 Sherwood C 'Woody' Spring, Hartford Ct, Col USA/astronaut (STS 61B) 09/03/1944 Valerie Perrine, Galveston Tx, actress (Steam Bath, Superman, Lenny)
    09/03/1945 Mike Harrison, keyboardist (Spooky Tooth-It's All About)
    09/03/1948 Minouche Janmat-Abee, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/03/1948 Ronald W Harris, Canton Oh, lightweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1968) 09/03/1948 Tara Oedayraj Singh Varma, 1st black woman in Dutch 2nd Chamber 09/03/1956 Hans-Georg Beyer, German DR, team handball player (Olympic-gold-1980
    09/03/1964 Amber Lynn, [Adams], XXX actress (All For His Lady, Color Me Amber) 09/03/1965 Charlie Sheen, [Carlos Estavez], actor, NYC, actor (Wall St, Platoon
    09/03/1971 Tonja Christenson, Salt Lake City Utah, playmate (November, 1991)


    Deaths:

    09/03/1189 Rabbi Jacob of Orleans, killed in anti Jewish riot in London England
    09/03/1205 Petrus van Poitiers, French theologist (Sententiarum libri V), dies 09/03/1402 Gian Galeazzo Visconti, duke/tyrant of Milan (1395-1402), dies at 51
    09/03/1634 Edward Coke, English Chief Justice/politician, dies
    09/03/1653 Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguistic, dies at 65
    09/03/1655 John W van Brederode, governor/field marshal, dies at 56
    09/03/1658 James I, king of England (1603-25), dies at 92
    09/03/1658 Oliver Cromwell, British general (1653-58)/Lord Protector, dies at 5
    09/03/1675 Pieter Boel, Flemish painter/etcher, dies
    09/03/1708 Christian Liebe, composer, dies at 53
    09/03/1739 George Lillo, English dramatist (Fatal curiosity, dies
    09/03/1790 Thomas Norris, composer, dies at 49
    09/03/1811 Ignaz Franzl, composer, dies at 75
    09/03/1843 Cornelis PJ Elout, military/pres of West Sumatra, dies at 47 09/03/1849 Earnest Freiherr von Feuchtersleben, Austria writer/physician, dies 09/03/1857 M Heinrich C Lichtenstein, German zoologist/explorer, dies at 77 09/03/1871 Vaclav Horak, composer, dies at 71
    09/03/1890 Charles-A Chatrian, French writer (Waterloo), dies at 63
    09/03/1890 Willem Linnig Jr, Flemish painter/graphic artist, dies
    09/03/1908 Cornelis P˜nacker Hord˜k, gov-gen (Dutch East-Indies), dies 09/03/1914 Alberic Magnard, composer, dies at 49
    09/03/1914 Ferdinand AR Cabrera, Spanish/German of emperor Wilhelm II, dies at
    09/03/1917 Fanya Kaplan, Russian who shot at Lenin on Aug 30th, executed 09/03/1935 Joannes DJ Aengenent, bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62 09/03/1938 Bart de Ligt, anti military theologist, dies at 77
    09/03/1940 Otto V Ekelund, Swedish poet/writer (Hafvets Stj„rna), dies at 59 09/03/1944 Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer, dies at 75
    09/03/1946 Carl Emil Paul Lincke, composer, dies at 79
    09/03/1948 Eduard Benesj, president Czechoslovakia (1921-22, 35-48), dies 09/03/1951 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer, dies at 67
    09/03/1960 Joseph Lamb, composer, dies at 72
    09/03/1962 Anton Mauve, painter, dies at 63
    09/03/1962 e e [Edward E] cummings, US poet (Tulips & Chimneys), dies at 67) 09/03/1963 Frico Kafenda, composer, dies at 79
    09/03/1964 Jopseph Marx, composer, dies at 82
    09/03/1967 David Cohen, historian/chairman (Jewish Council), dies at 84 09/03/1969 Ho Chi Minh, [Nguyen Ta't-Tanh], North Vietnamese president, dies 09/03/1970 Jochen Rindt, German race car driver, dies at 28
    09/03/1970 Vince Lombardi, football coach, dies in Washington DC at 57 09/03/1976 Harry Partch, composer, dies at 75
    09/03/1982 Della Chiesa, Italian general/mafia fighter, murdered
    09/03/1982 Michael Thoma, actor (8 is Enough, Fame), dies at 55
    09/03/1984 Arthur Schwartz, producer (Inside USA with Chevrolet), dies at 83 09/03/1984 Duncan Renaldo, actor (Cisco Kid), dies at 80
    09/03/1985 John Herbert McDowell, composer, dies at 58
    09/03/1987 Morton Feldman, composer, dies at 61
    09/03/1990 David Acer, Florida dentist, dies of AIDs after infecting 5 patients
    09/03/1991 Frank Capra, director (It's a Wonderful Life), dies at 94 09/03/1991 Henri de Lubac, French theologist/antifascist, dies
    09/03/1992 Johannes van Capel, oldest man in Netherlands (Born 4/22/1884), dies
    09/03/1993 Leon Liebgold, Pol/US actor/chairman (Hebrew Actors Union), dies at


    Significant Events:

    09/03/ Date in the song 'Papa was a Rolling Stone' sung by the Temptations 09/03/ 590 St Gregory I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/03/1189 England's King Richard I (the Lion-Hearted) crowned in Westminster 09/03/1260 Battle of Ain Djaloet, Palestine defeats Mongols army
    09/03/1483 Utrecht surrenders to Habsburgs army
    09/03/1651 Battle at Worcester-Oliver Cromwell destroys English royalists 09/03/1709 1st major group of Swiss/German colonist reache NC/SC
    09/03/1725 England, France, Hannover & Prussia sign Covenant of Hannover 09/03/1731 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Friesland
    09/03/1779 Earl d'orvilliers (French/Spanish Armada) sails back to Brest 09/03/1783 Treaty of Paris signed (ending US Revolutionary War)
    09/03/1826 USS Vincennes leaves NY to become 1st warship to circumnavigate glob
    09/03/1832 Rebellious slaves set fire to Paramaribo Suriname
    09/03/1833 NY Sun begins publishing (1st daily newspaper)
    09/03/1838 Frederick Douglass escapes from slavery disguised as a sailor 09/03/1849 Calif State Constitutional Convention convenes in Monterey 09/03/1852 Anti Jewish riots break out in Stockholm
    09/03/1861 Confederate forces enter Kentucky, thus ending its neutrality 09/03/1864 Battle of Berryville, VA
    09/03/1864 US, British, French & Dutch naval officer sails Staits of Simonoseki
    09/03/1865 Army commander in SC orders Freedmen's Bureau to stop seizing land 09/03/1878 England's Princess Alice sinks; 645 die
    09/03/1882 K De Ball discovers asteroid #230 Athamantis
    09/03/1885 J Palisa discovers asteroid #250 Bettina
    09/03/1891 Cotton pickers organize union & staged strike in Texas
    09/03/1891 John Stephens Durham, named minister to Haiti
    09/03/1895 1st pro football game played (Latrobe, Penn)
    09/03/1900 British annex Natal (South Africa)
    09/03/1901 Boer General Smuts enters Kiba Drift in Cape Colony
    09/03/1902 M Wolf discovers asteroids #490 Veritas, #491 Carina & #492 Gismonda
    09/03/1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes 'Adventure of Illustrious Client' 09/03/1903 Resolute beats Shamrock III (England) in 13th America's Cup 09/03/1904 St Louis Olympics closes
    09/03/1906 Yanks win 2nd game on a forfeit over A's; 2nd forfeit win 09/03/1912 World's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy 09/03/1913 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #762 Pulcova
    09/03/1914 British expeditionary army/general Lanrezacs army attacks the Marne 09/03/1914 Cardinal Giacome della Chiesa becomes Pope Benedict XV
    09/03/1914 French troops vacate Reims
    09/03/1914 Prince Wilhelm von Wied leaves Albania
    09/03/1916 Allies turned back Germans in WW I's Battle of Verdun
    09/03/1917 1st night bombing of London by German fighter planes
    09/03/1917 German troops over run Riga Latvia
    09/03/1917 Grover Cleveland Alexander pitches complete wins in a doubleheader 09/03/1918 5 soldiers hanged for alleged participation in Houston riot of 1917 09/03/1918 J Palisa discovers asteroid #902 Probitas
    09/03/1921 KPB, Communist Party of Belgium merges
    09/03/1921 US win Davis Cup tennis tournament
    09/03/1924 Civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai) 09/03/1925 1st international handball match held
    09/03/1925 Dirigible 'Shenandoah' crashed near Caldwell Ohio, 13 die 09/03/1930 Hurricane kills 2,000, injures 4,000 (Dominican Republic) 09/03/1932 Ellsworth Vines beats Henri Cochet for US tennis title
    09/03/1934 Tunisia began its move for independence
    09/03/1935 1st automobile to exceed 300 mph, Sir Malcolm Campbell (301.337 mph)
    09/03/1935 Andrew Varipapa sets bowling record of 2,652 points in 10 games 09/03/1938 1940 Olympic site changed from Tokyo Japan to Helsinki Finland 09/03/1939 German U-boat sinks British passenger ship Athenia
    09/03/1939 Yanks beat Red Sox on a forfeit, their 4th forfeit win
    09/03/1940 1st showing of high definition color TV
    09/03/1940 39.4 CM rainfall at Sapulpa Oklahoma (state record)
    09/03/1940 Neth govt in exile of Gerbrandy forms London
    09/03/1940 Sicherheits police bans Free masons, Rotary & Red Cross
    09/03/1940 US gives Britain 50 destroyers in exchange for Newfoundland base lea
    09/03/1941 1st use of Zyclon-B gas in Auschwitz (on Russian prisoners of war) 09/03/1941 KYW TV channel 3 in Philadelphia, PA (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/03/1943 British 8th army lands in South Italy (Messina)
    09/03/1943 General Castellano signs cease fire treaty in Sicily
    09/03/1944 68th & last transport of Dutch Jews (Anne Frank) leaves to Auschwitz
    09/03/1944 Canadian troops liberate Abbeville, France
    09/03/1944 Frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title
    09/03/1944 French troops liberate Lyon
    09/03/1944 Last transport from Westerbork to Auschwitz
    09/03/1944 Prince Bernhard appointed supreme commander of Neth Domestic Arm For
    09/03/1944 Tank division of British Guards free Brussels
    09/03/1945 Japanese forces in Philippines surrender to Allies
    09/03/1947 Phila A's Bill McCahan no-hits Wash Senators, 3-0
    09/03/1947 Yanks get 18 singles to beat Red Soxs 11-2
    09/03/1948 W Gomulka deposed as general secretary of Polish Worker's party 09/03/1949 Fire in Chiang-king, China, destroys 7,000 lives
    09/03/1950 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #1607 Mavis
    09/03/1951 TV soap opera 'Search for Tomorrow' debuts on CBS
    09/03/1953 French minister Fran‡ois Mitterrand, resigns due to colonial policy 09/03/1954 China begins artillery bombing on Quemoy & Amoy
    09/03/1954 Pope Pius X canonized a saint
    09/03/1955 KTBS TV channel 3 in Shreveport, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/03/1956 Tanks are deployed against racial demonstrators in Clinton, Tennesse
    09/03/1957 KTCA TV channel 2 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (PBS) begins broadcasti
    09/03/1957 Warren Spahn sets record for a lefty pitcher with 41st shut-out 09/03/1964 US attorney general Robert Kennedy resigns
    09/03/1964 Wilderness Act signed into law by President Lyndon B Johnson 09/03/1965 Garcia Godoy forms govt in Dominican Republic
    09/03/1965 Jim Hickman becomes 1st NY Met to hit 3 HRs in a game
    09/03/1966 24th World SF Convention honors Gene Roddenberry
    09/03/1967 Final episode of 'What's My Line?,' hosted by John Charles Daly 09/03/1967 Nguyen Van Thieu elected pres of S Vietnam under a new constitution 09/03/1967 Sweden begins driving on right-hand side of road
    09/03/1967 WJPM TV channel 33 in Florence, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/03/1968 Chicago White Sox set AL record of 39 loses by 1 run
    09/03/1970 Billy Williams ends then longest NL consecutive streak at 1,117 game
    09/03/1970 Indonesian president Suharto visits Netherlands
    09/03/1971 John Lennon leaves UK for NYC, never to return
    09/03/1971 Manlio Brosio resigns as sect-gen of NATO
    09/03/1971 Qatar regains complete independence from Britain
    09/03/1971 Watergate team breaks into Daniel Ellsberg's doctor's office 09/03/1974 NBA guard Oscar Robinson retires
    09/03/1974 US & German DR establish diplomatic relations
    09/03/1975 A R Klemola discovers asteroid #2131 Mayall
    09/03/1975 Chartered 707 crashes in Atlas Mts of Morocco, 188 die
    09/03/1975 Steve Garvey begins his NL record 1,207 consecutive game streak 09/03/1976 Viking 2 soft lands on Mars (Utopia), returns photos
    09/03/1978 Crew of Soyuz 31 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 29
    09/03/1978 Pope John Paul I officially installed as 264th supreme pontiff 09/03/1979 Hurricane David, a strong Atlantic storm kills over 1,000 09/03/1979 Iran army conquerors Mahabad
    09/03/1980 Purple Mountain Observatory discovers asteroid #3560
    09/03/1981 Gerald P Remy of Boston gets 6 hits in a baseball game
    09/03/1981 Longest game in Fenway Park, suspended in 19, Mariners-7, Red Sox-7 09/03/1981 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3504
    09/03/1981 N G Thomas discovers asteroid #2527 Gregory
    09/03/1982 J”rgensen govt in Denmark resigns
    09/03/1984 28 year old Chicagoan wins $40 million in Illinois state lottery 09/03/1984 South Africa adopts constitution
    09/03/1985 20th Space Shuttle Mission (51-I)-Discovery 6-returns to Earth 09/03/1985 NY Met Gary Carter hits 3 consecutive HRs in a game
    09/03/1986 Astros & Cubs use a record 53 players in an 18 inning game 09/03/1987 Coup in Burundi suspends constitution
    09/03/1989 Iljushin-62 crashes down on residential area of Havana, 170 die 09/03/1990 9th no-hitter of 1990: Blue Jay Dave Steib beats Cleve 3-0 09/03/1990 Helen Hudson sings national anthem in 26th park of year (San Diego) 09/03/1992 Jerry Lewis' 27th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $45,759,368

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Sep 3 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/04/1249 Amadeus V de Great, count of Flanders/Savoy
    09/04/1383 Amadeus VIII, duke of Savoye/last antipope (elix V (1439-48) 09/04/1596 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Costelyck Silly) 09/04/1622 Jacob Hintze, composer
    09/04/1647 Gerard Noodt, lawyer
    09/04/1736 Robert Raikes, England, Sunday school pioneer
    09/04/1746 Bernardus Bosch, Dutch Patriot/poet/writer, baptised
    09/04/1761 Friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer
    09/04/1768 Fran‡ois Ren‚ de Chateaubriand, France, poet/novelist (Atala) 09/04/1778 Louis Napoleon, French king of Netherlands (1806-10)
    09/04/1793 Edward Bates, Atty Gen (Union), died in 1869
    09/04/1795 Friedrich [August] von Alberti, German geologist (Triasic Age) 09/04/1802 Marcus Whitman, missionary, led to US securing Oregon
    09/04/1803 Sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
    09/04/1810 Donald McKay, US naval architect, built fastest clipper ships 09/04/1811 Marie-F‚licit‚-Denise Pleyel, [Mlle Moke], pianist/composer 09/04/1815 Andreas I Schaepman, archbishop of Utrecht 1868-82
    09/04/1815 Mihaly Mosonyi, composer
    09/04/1816 Francois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer
    09/04/1824 Anton Bruckner, Austria, Wagner disciple & monumental bore/composer 09/04/1824 Phoebe Cary, Cincinnati, American poet (Poems of Alice & Phoebe Cary
    09/04/1825 Dadabhai Naoroji, 1st Indian in British parliament
    09/04/1843 Jan Levoslav Bella, composer
    09/04/1846 Daniel Burnham, US, architect/built skyscrapers
    09/04/1848 Lewis H Latimer, inventor/engineer
    09/04/1850 Luigi Cadorna, Italian field marshal/earl (WW I-Caporetto) 09/04/1853 Hermann von Wissmann, German African explorer/governor East-Africa 09/04/1859 Edoardo Mascheroni, composer
    09/04/1869 Geert A D Wumkes, Fries theologist/writer (Friese motion) 09/04/1872 Darius Milhaud, Aix-en-Provence France, composer (Maximilien) 09/04/1874 Johanna M 'Lena' Bakker, actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach
    09/04/1880 Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary (Congo)
    09/04/1883 Karel Candael, composer
    09/04/1888 Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
    09/04/1893 Henry Schultz, US, farm commune leader
    09/04/1895 Nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes) 09/04/1896 Agnes Ayres, [Hinkle], US, actress (Sheik, Souls at Sea)
    09/04/1896 Antonin Artaud, French songwriter/director (Le Theatre de Seraphin) 09/04/1900 Cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder
    09/04/1901 Paul Osborn, playwright (Mornings at 7)
    09/04/1902 Lorna Johnstone, England, equestrian dressage (Olympic-13th-1968) 09/04/1904 Hjordis T”pel, Sweden, diving/4 X 100m relay (Olympic-bronze-1924) 09/04/1905 Mary Renault, [Mary Challens], writer (King Must Die, Funeral Games)
    09/04/1906 Alexander Moyzes, composer
    09/04/1906 Antanas Raciunas, composer
    09/04/1906 Hendrikus G 'Han' Hoekstra, poet (Ongerijmde life)
    09/04/1906 Max Delbrck, German/US biologist (Nobel 1969)
    09/04/1907 Leo Castelli, Trieste, American art dealer
    09/04/1908 Richard Wright, US, author (Native Son, Uncle Tom's Children) 09/04/1909 Karel Horky, composer
    09/04/1912 Alexander Liberman, editor/painter/photographer (639)
    09/04/1913 Stanford Moore, US biochemist (Nobel 1977)
    09/04/1915 Dick Thomas, Phila Pa, TV host (Village Barn)
    09/04/1915 Rudolf Schock, German opera/operette singer
    09/04/1916 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
    09/04/1917 Henry Ford II, automaker (Ford Motor Co)
    09/04/1918 Gerald Wilson, Shelby Miss, orch leader (Redd Foxx)
    09/04/1918 Paul Harvey, Tulsa Okla, news commentator (Rest of the story) 09/04/1918 William Talbert, tennis doubles champ (US 1942, 45, 46, 48) 09/04/1919 Howard Morris, NYC, comedic actor (High Anxiety)
    09/04/1920 Craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook)
    09/04/1924 Joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
    09/04/1926 Robert J Lagomarsino, (Rep-R-CA, 1974- )
    09/04/1928 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind
    09/04/1928 Donald E Petersen, Minn, exec (Ford Motors)
    09/04/1929 Thomas F Eagleton, (Sen-D-MO, 1968-86/VP candidate-D-1972) 09/04/1930 Jerry Ragavoy, US songwriter/producer (Wonderful Dream)
    09/04/1932 Carlos Romero-Barcel, (Rep-D-Puerto Rico)
    09/04/1933 Richard Castellano, Bronx, actor (Godfather, Lovers & Other Stranger
    09/04/1937 Dawn Fraser, NSW Australia, 100m freestyle (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 6
    09/04/1938 Leonard Frey, Bkln NY, actor (Best of West, Mr Smith)
    09/04/1942 Bob Filner, (Rep-D-California)
    09/04/1942 Merald 'Bubba' Knight, US singer (Gladys Knight & Pips)
    09/04/1942 Ray Floyd, Fort Bragg NC, PGA golfer (Masters 1976)
    09/04/1943 Giuseppi Gentile, Italy, triple jumper (Olympic-bronze-1968) 09/04/1944 Jennifer Salt, LA Calif, actress (Sisters, Soap, Wedding Party) 09/04/1947 Alan Greisman, Sally Field's husband/producer (Fletch, Surrender) 09/04/1947 Michael Huffington, (Rep-R-California)
    09/04/1948 Marian HJ Soutend˜k, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/04/1949 Tom Watson, KC Mo, golfer (British Open 1975, 77, 80, 82, 83) 09/04/1951 Judith Ivey, El Paso Texas, actress (Lady in Red, Hello Again) 09/04/1953 Kengo Kimura, [Takashi Kimura], wrestler (NJPW)
    09/04/1953 Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, NYC, actor (Freddie-Welcome Back Kotter) 09/04/1953 Michael Stean, chess player
    09/04/1956 Candy Loving, playmate (Jan, 1979)
    09/04/1958 Shiro Koshinaka, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
    09/04/1959 Armin Kogler, Austria, skier (2-time winner of jumping World Cup) 09/04/1959 William Kennedy Smith, Kennedy accused of rape in Florida (1991) 09/04/1960 Peter Virgile, soap actor
    09/04/1965 Terri Lynn Doss, Chicago Ill, playmate (Jul, 1988)
    09/04/1966 Debra Lewin, South Burlington Vermont, Miss Vermont-America (1991) 09/04/1968 John Preston, Utah, actor (Greg-General Hospital)
    09/04/1970 Igor Cavalera, Brazilian pop drummer (Sepultura)
    09/04/1970 Ione Skye, [Leitch], Hertfordshire England, actress (Say Anything) 09/04/1970 Jennifer Nakken, Cedar City Utah, Miss Utah-America (1991) 09/04/1972 Danny Ponce, Waltham Mass, actor (Willie-Valerie/Hogan Family) 09/04/1972 Merald Knight, Atlanta Ga, singer (Gladys Knights & Pips) 09/04/2179 Nyota Uhura, Nairobi Kenya, communications officer (Star Trek)


    Deaths:

    09/04/ 422 Boniface I, Italian Bishop of Rome, dies
    09/04/ 454 Dioscorus van Alexandria, patriarch (council of Efeze), dies 09/04/1085 Irmgarde van Keulen, German countress of Aspel/saint, dies 09/04/1154 Gilbert de la Porr‚e, French philosopher/bishop of Poiters, dies 09/04/1553 Cornelia da Nomatalcino, monk converted to Judaism, burned at stake 09/04/1588 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester/favorite of Queen Elizabeth I, dies
    09/04/1709 Jean-Fran‡ois Regnard, French comedic poet/slave in Algeria, dies 09/04/1759 Girolamo Chiti, composer, dies at 80
    09/04/1784 Cesar F Cassini 'the Thury', French astronomer (geodesic labor), die
    09/04/1828 Cornelis Stevens, Belgian RC foreman/polemist, dies at 80 09/04/1845 Pierre P Royer-Collard, French attorney/philosopher, dies at 82 09/04/1853 Jonathan Blewitt, composer, dies at 71
    09/04/1903 Herman Zumpe, composer, dies at 53
    09/04/1905 Pierre de Braza, founder (French Congo), dies
    09/04/1907 Edvard Grieg, composer, dies at 64
    09/04/1907 Edvard H Grieg, Norwegian composer (Peer Gynt Suite), dies 09/04/1918 Max Dauthendy, German painter/author (Raubmenschen), dies at 51) 09/04/1922 Georges Sorel, French social philospher, dies at 74
    09/04/1937 Giovanni Salviucci, composer, dies at 29
    09/04/1944 Izaak de Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
    09/04/1963 Robert Schuman, French premier/chairman (European Parliament), dies 09/04/1965 Albert Schweitzer, German/French missionary (Nobel 1954), dies at 90
    09/04/1974 Creighton W Abrams, US general/army staff chief (Vietnam), dies at 5
    09/04/1974 Marcel Achard, French dramatist (La forges the Paris), dies 09/04/1975 Walter Tetley, voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60 09/04/1979 Jef van de Wiele, Belgian politician, dies at 76
    09/04/1980 Wolfgang Gentner, German nuclear physicist, dies
    09/04/1981 Verne Rowe, actor (Verne-Fernwood 2 Night), dies at 59
    09/04/1985 George O'Brien, actor (Daniel Boone, Salute), dies of a stroke at 85
    09/04/1985 Isabel Jeans, actress (Suspicion, Easy Virtue, Tovarich), dies at 93
    09/04/1989 Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies 09/04/1990 Henry Faas, [Wandelganger], journalist (People's Newspaper), dies 09/04/1990 Irene Dunne, actress (5 oscars), dies of heart failure at 91 09/04/1991 Charlie Barnet, saxophonist (Cherokee), dies of pneumonia at 77 09/04/1991 Dottie West, country singer (Here Comes my Baby), dies at 58 in a ca
    09/04/1991 Thomas Tryon, actor (Cardinal)/writer (Other), dies at 65 09/04/1992 John van Dreelen, [Jacques T van Drielen Gimberg], actor (Topaz), di
    09/04/1993 Herve Villechaize, actor (Fantasy Island), shoots self to death at 5
    09/04/1993 Mehmet Sincar, Turkish/Kurd parliament leader, murdered


    Significant Events:

    09/04/ 422 St Boniface I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/04/ 476 Romulus Augustulus, last Roman emperor in west, is deposed 09/04/1024 Conrad II the Sailor chosen German king
    09/04/1260 Battle at Montaperti-Guelfen vs Ghibellijnen
    09/04/1282 King Pedro III of Arag¢north annexes Sicily
    09/04/1414 Peace of Atrecht: John the fearless & Armagnacs
    09/04/1609 Navigator Henry Hudson discovers island of Manhattan (or 0911) 09/04/1618 'Rodi' avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed 09/04/1695 French garrison of castle Names surrenders for Willem III 09/04/1778 City Amsterdam signs trade agreement with US rebels
    09/04/1781 Los Angeles founded by 44 in Bahia de las Fumas, (Valley of Smokes) 09/04/1786 -5] Orange troops plunder Hattem/Elburg
    09/04/1805 1st edition of Batavian State-Current published
    09/04/1813 1st US relig newspaper (Religious Remembrancer (Christian Observer))
    09/04/1833 1st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty-NY Sun)
    09/04/1842 Work on K”ln cathedral recommences after 284-year hiatus
    09/04/1854 English/French assault on Petropavlovsk Kamchatka
    09/04/1862 North Beach & Mission Railway Company organized in SF
    09/04/1864 Bread riots in Mobile, Alabama
    09/04/1866 1st Hawaiian daily newspaper published
    09/04/1870 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king 09/04/1880 J Palisa discovers asteroid #218 Bianca
    09/04/1882 1st district lit by electricity (NY's Pearl Street Station) 09/04/1885 1st cafeteria opens (NYC)
    09/04/1886 Apache Chief Geronimo surrenders ending last major US-Indian war 09/04/1888 George Eastman patents 1st roll-film camera & registers 'Kodak' 09/04/1891 J Palisa discovers asteroid #315 Constantia
    09/04/1904 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet 09/04/1905 P Gotz discovers asteroid #571 Dulcinea
    09/04/1911 Garros sets world altitude record of 4,250 m (13,944 ft)
    09/04/1914 British, French & Russian govt signs Pact of London, against Germany
    09/04/1914 General von Moltke ceases German advance in France
    09/04/1916 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game
    09/04/1918 Jhr Ch Ruys de Beerenbrouck becomes 1st Dutch Catholic premier 09/04/1918 US troops land in Archangel, Russia, stay 10 months
    09/04/1919 British intervene in Petrograd
    09/04/1919 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #921 Jovita
    09/04/1920 Last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
    09/04/1922 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000m (5:26.3)
    09/04/1923 NY Yankee Sad Sam Jones no-hits Phila A's, 2-0
    09/04/1924 G Van Biesbroeck discovers asteroid #1033 Simona
    09/04/1927 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour 09/04/1930 Cambridge Theater opens in London
    09/04/1932 Olin Dutra wins PGA golf tournament
    09/04/1933 1st airplane to exceed 300 mph (483 kph), JR Wendell, Glenview, Il 09/04/1933 Coup on Cuban president De C‚spedes by Fulgencio Batista
    09/04/1936 Franco troops conquer Irun & Talavera de la Reina Spain
    09/04/1936 Largo Caballero becomes Spanish premier
    09/04/1937 Doris Kopsky, becomes 1st NABA woman cycling champion (4:22.4) 09/04/1939 Dutch 2nd Chamber affirns Neth's in a State of War
    09/04/1939 German troops move into Danzig
    09/04/1939 Netherlands & Belgium declare neutrality
    09/04/1939 Polish ghetto of Mir is exterminated
    09/04/1940 CBS begins broadcasting TV as station W2XAB
    09/04/1940 Gerbrandy becomes premier of Dutch govt in exile
    09/04/1940 Mussert sends telegram, that Hitler has captured the Dutch 09/04/1940 Nazi collaborator Mussert puts the fate of Neth in Hitler's hands 09/04/1941 Yanks beat Red Sox 6-3 & clinch their 12th & earliest pennant 09/04/1943 British 8th army lands at T ranto South Italy
    09/04/1944 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt 09/04/1944 British 2nd pantzer division frees Antwerp
    09/04/1944 Finland breaks diplomatic contact with nazi-Germany
    09/04/1944 US 1st leader frees Namen
    09/04/1945 Ruben Fine wins 4 simultaneous rapid chess games blindfolded 09/04/1945 US regains possession of Wake Island from Japan
    09/04/1948 Queen Wilhelmina abdicates Dutch throne
    09/04/1949 Marie Robie sinks 393 yd hole-in-one (1st hole in Furnace Brook) 09/04/1950 1st helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines 09/04/1950 D McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna 09/04/1950 Heavy typhoon strikes Japan, kills about 250
    09/04/1951 1st transcontinental TV broadcast, by Pres Truman
    09/04/1951 NBC extends to become a 61 station coast-to-coast network 09/04/1951 #2537 Gilmore & #2615 Saito
    09/04/1951 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1642 Hill, #1643 Brown, #1823 Gliese
    09/04/1953 WATR (now WTXX) TV channel 20 in Waterbury, CT (NBC) begins 09/04/1953 WGEM TV channel 10 in Quincy-Hannibal, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/04/1953 Yanks become 1st team to win 5 consecutive championship
    09/04/1954 1st passage of McClure Strait, fabled Northwest Passage completed 09/04/1957 Ford Motor Co introduces Edsel
    09/04/1961 Carol Burnette-Richard Hayes Show premieres on CBS radio
    09/04/1961 US authorizes Agency for International Development
    09/04/1962 Beatles record 'How Do You Do It'
    09/04/1962 French president De Gaulle visits German FR
    09/04/1964 4th Road Bridge opens in England
    09/04/1964 Eduardo Frei elected president of Chile
    09/04/1964 NASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1) 09/04/1965 Beatles' 'Help!,' single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
    09/04/1965 KREZ TV channel 6 in Durango, CO (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting 09/04/1966 Houston Oilers holds Denver Broncos to no 1st downs winning 45-7 09/04/1967 6.5 earthquake of Kolya Dam India, kills 200
    09/04/1967 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #1791 Patsayev
    09/04/1967 Train crash at Arnhem Neth, kills 5
    09/04/1968 Nigerian troops conquer Aba Biafra
    09/04/1970 -5) 29.0 cm rainfall at Workman Creek, Arizona (state record) 09/04/1970 George Harrison releases 'My Sweet Lord' single
    09/04/1970 Salvador Allende wins presidential election in Chile
    09/04/1971 Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska) 09/04/1972 US swimmer Mark Spitz becomes 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold meda
    09/04/1975 C-I Lagerkvist discovers asteroid #2744 Birgitta
    09/04/1976 Palestinians hijack KLM DC-9 to Cyprus
    09/04/1977 P Wild discovers asteroid #2368 Beltrovata
    09/04/1978 NY Yankee pitcher Ron Guidry wins his 20th (on way to 25-3 season) 09/04/1979 Iran army conquerors Baneh
    09/04/1980 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3216 Harrington
    09/04/1981 Longest game at Fenway Park completed in 20, Mariners-8, Red Sox-7 09/04/1981 Newscaster David Brinkley is released by NBC
    09/04/1981 Seattle Mariners beat Boston Red Sox, 8-7, in 20 inn (started 9/3) 09/04/1983 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2959 Scholl & #3439 Lebofsky 09/04/1983 Greg LeMond becomes only American to win cycling's Road Championship
    09/04/1983 Scott Michael Pellaton sets barefoot waterski speed rec (119.36 mph)
    09/04/1984 Nigerian singer Fela Kuti sentenced to 2 years
    09/04/1985 Igor Paklin of USSR set a new high jump world record at 7-11 12 09/04/1985 NY Mets Gary Carter's 2 HRs ties record of 5 HRs in 2 games 09/04/1986 189.42 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
    09/04/1986 Claude Brochu becomes CEO of Montreal Expos
    09/04/1988 Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY 09/04/1988 Phoenix Cardinals play 1st regular-season NFL game
    09/04/1990 Jerry Lewis' 25th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $44,172,186 09/04/1991 Rte 35 Theater in Hazlit, last drive-in in NJ, closes
    09/04/1993 NY Yankee Jim Abbott no-hits Cleve Indians 4-0

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Sep 4 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/05/1187 Louis VIII, [Coeur-de-Lion] king of France (1223-26)
    09/05/1319 Pedro IV, king of Aragon
    09/05/1568 Giovan D 'Tommaso' Campanella, Ital philosopher/poet (Citt… del sole
    09/05/1600 Loreto Vittori, composer
    09/05/1638 Louis XIV, the great, king of France (1643-1715)
    09/05/1644 Gillis Schey, admiral (battle at Lowestoft)
    09/05/1666 Gottfried Arnold, German theologist/historian/songwriter
    09/05/1688 Lukas Fencer, poet (Stryt of vorschen & muyzen)
    09/05/1694 Frantisek Antonin Mica, composer
    09/05/1734 Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, composer
    09/05/1735 Johann Christian Bach, composer, son of JS Bach (English Bach) 09/05/1737 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer
    09/05/1750 Robert Fergusson, Scottish poet (Scots poems)
    09/05/1767 August Wilhelm Schlegel, German poet/interpreter/critic
    09/05/1771 Charles L J, archduke of Austria/Gov (Austria Netherland) 09/05/1791 Giacomo Meyerbeer, Vogelsdorf Germany, composer (Golt Und Die Natur)
    09/05/1792 Alexis-Charles-Maximilien Thibault, composer
    09/05/1815 Carl Wilhelm, composer
    09/05/1815 Tyree Harris Bell, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1902 09/05/1817 Aleksei K Tolstoi, [Kozjma Prutkov], Russian poet/writer [NS] 09/05/1842 Louis F J Bouwmeester, actor (Shakespeare)
    09/05/1846 John W Cromwell, Secy (American Negro Academy)
    09/05/1847 Jesse James, Missouri, bank/train robber, son of a clergyman 09/05/1848 Manuel Giro, composer
    09/05/1867 Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, composer
    09/05/1875 Napoleon 'Larry' Lajoie, RI, hall of fame shortstop (.426 in 1901) 09/05/1877 O W Albert Roelofs, painter/etcher
    09/05/1881 Otto Bauer, Austrian social-democrat
    09/05/1883 Otto E Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier)
    09/05/1885 John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (National monument on the Dam) 09/05/1888 Sarvepalli Radhakrishan, president (India)/philosopher
    09/05/1892 Joseph Szigeti, Budapest Hungary, violinist (Violinist Notebook 1933
    09/05/1897 Luella Gear, NYC, actress (Joe & Mabel)
    09/05/1897 Morris Carnovsky, actor (Dead Reckoning)
    09/05/1898 Ebbe Hamerik, composer
    09/05/1901 Florence Elridge, actress (Long Days Journey into the Night) 09/05/1901 Mieczyslaw Kolinski, composer
    09/05/1902 Darryl F Zanuck, film magnate/president (20th Century Fox) 09/05/1905 Arthur Koestler, Hungary, British writer (Arrow in Blue)
    09/05/1906 Peter Mieg, composer
    09/05/1906 Semjon I Kirsanov, Ukrainian poet (Semj Dnej Nedeli) [OS] 09/05/1908 Joaquin Maria Nin-Culmell, Berlin Germany, Cuban/Spanish composer 09/05/1912 John Cage, LA, Calif, composer (Silence) & fraud
    09/05/1913 Connie Stuart, [Cornelia van Meygard], night club performer 09/05/1914 Gail Kubik, South Coffeyville, Okla, composer (Gerald McBoing Boing)
    09/05/1914 Nicanor Parra, Chilean poet (Defense of Violeta Parra)
    09/05/1917 Jack Buetel, Dallas Tx, actress (Outlaw, Half Breed)
    09/05/1920 Fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness) 09/05/1920 Margaretha D Ferguson-Wigerink, author (Anna & her Father) 09/05/1920 Peter Racine Fricker, British composer
    09/05/1921 Jack Valenti, Pres of Motion Picture Assn of America
    09/05/1923 Arthur C Nielsen, market researcher (TV's Nielsen's Ratings) 09/05/1924 Krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer
    09/05/1925 Justin Kaplan, US (...?)
    09/05/1927 Paul Volcker, Federal Reserve chairman
    09/05/1929 Andrian G Nikolayev, USSR, cosmonaut (Vostok III Soyuz 9) 09/05/1929 Bob Newhart, Oak Park Ill, comedian (Bob Newhart Show, Newhart) 09/05/1933 Vincent McDermott, composer
    09/05/1934 Carol Lawrence, Illinois, dancer/actress (Dean Martin Summer Show) 09/05/1935 Helen Gifford, composer
    09/05/1935 Werner Erhard, Phila, founded EST
    09/05/1936 Alcee Hastings, (Rep-D-Florida)
    09/05/1936 John C Danforth, (Sen-R-Missouri, 1977- )
    09/05/1937 William Devane, Albany NY, actor (Family Plot, Missles of October) 09/05/1939 George Lazenby, Goulburn Australia, actor (James Bond)
    09/05/1939 John Stewart, San Diego Ca, rocker (Kingston Trio-Fire in the Wind) 09/05/1940 Lewis Spratlan, composer
    09/05/1940 Raquel Welch, Chic Ill, (Myra Breckenridge, 1,000,000 BC, 100 Rifles
    09/05/1942 Eduardo Mata, Mexico City Mexico, conductor (Improvisaciones) 09/05/1945 Al Stewart, Glasgow Scotland, rocker (Year of the Cat)
    09/05/1946 Freddie Mercury, [Bulsara], British vocalist (Queen-We are Champions
    09/05/1946 Loudon Wainwright III, vocalist (April Fool's Day Morn)
    09/05/1950 Cathy Guisewhite, cartoonist (Cathy)
    09/05/1950 Kathy Cronkite, actress (Annie-Hizzonner)
    09/05/1952 Graham Salmon, blind runner (fastest 100m by a blind man) 09/05/1954 Hans-Jrgen Gerhardt, German DR, bobsled (Olympic-gold-1980) 09/05/1956 Sandra Guiboard, US AFB German FR, actress (Donna-One Life to Live) 09/05/1956 Steve Denton, world's fastest tennis serve-138 mph)
    09/05/1960 Rob Stull, Damascus Md, US pentathlete (Olympic-92)
    09/05/1960 Willie Gault, bob sledder/NFL receiver (Chicago Bears, LA Raiders) 09/05/1964 Kristian Alfonso, actress (Days of our Lives, Falcon Crest) 09/05/1965 Barbara Lufthansa Herzog, born during Lufthansa Frankfurt-NY flight 09/05/1965 Christopher Nolan, Ireland, handicapped writer (Under Eye of Clock) 09/05/1966 Simone Jacobs, England, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-bronze-1984) 09/05/1967 Michele Ebadi, Omaha Nebraska, Miss Nebraska-America (1991) 09/05/1968 Yuki Ishikawa, wrestler (NJPW)
    09/05/1969 Dweezil Zappa, rock guitarist/son of Frank Zappa/MTV VJ
    09/05/1973 Tina Yothers, actress (Family Ties)


    Deaths:

    09/05/1235 Henry I, duke of Brabant, dies
    09/05/1566 Suleiman I, the Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies 09/05/1572 Pieter Tichelmann, Flemish Franciscan, dies at about 71
    09/05/1659 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Neth East-Indies, dies at 7
    09/05/1683 Jean-Baptiste Colbert, French Minister of Navy, dies
    09/05/1803 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44
    09/05/1858 Moritz G, [Moses] Saphir, Hungarian journalist, dies at 63 09/05/1859 W Friedrich Olivier, German landscape painter, dies
    09/05/1877 Crazy Horse, [Tashunka Witko], last great Sioux war chief, dies 09/05/1890 Ludwig Deppe, composer, dies at 61
    09/05/1910 Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest/musicologist, dies at 70 09/05/1910 Julian Edwards, composer, dies at 54
    09/05/1914 Charles P‚guy, French writer/publisher (Clio), dies in battle at 41 09/05/1932 Paul Bern, husband of Jean Harlow, dies
    09/05/1939 Cornelis J 'Cor' van Ast, actor/director (Two guys), dies at 67 09/05/1968 Juan Jose Castro, composer, dies at 73
    09/05/1969 Henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59
    09/05/1969 Mitchell Ayres, orch leader (Hollywood Palace), dies at 58 09/05/1972 Josef Romano, Israeli olympian, murdered
    09/05/1972 Mosje Weinberg, Israeli olympic wrestling coach, murdered 09/05/1980 Barbara Loden, actress (Ernie Kovacs Show), dies at 48
    09/05/1981 Ayatollah Ali Qoddusi, prosecutor-general of Iran, assassinated 09/05/1982 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker, dies at 73
    09/05/1992 Billy Herman, US baseball player/manager, dies at 83
    09/05/1993 Claude Renoir, French cameraman (Spy Who Loved Me), dies at 78 09/05/1993 John Truscott, Australian set designer (Camelot), dies at 57 09/05/1993 Ren‚ Klijn, [Dorian], singer (Mr Blue), dies of AIDS at 30) 09/05/1993 Willem Wagter, actor (Ghetto, Medic Center West), dies at 60


    Significant Events:

    09/05/1198 Philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen crowned king of Roman Catholic Germa
    09/05/1519 2nd Battle of Tehuacingo, Mexico: Hernan Cortes vs Tlascala vs Azsig
    09/05/1644 Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Sas of Gent
    09/05/1750 Decree issued in Paderborn Prussia allows for annual search of all 09/05/1750 Jewish homes for stolen or 'doubtful' goods
    09/05/1774 1st Continental Congress assembles, in Philadelphia
    09/05/1781 Battle of Virginia Capes, French defeat British, traps Cornwallis 09/05/1795 US-Algiers sign peace treaty
    09/05/1796 General Salicetti orders equal rights for Jews of Bologna Italy 09/05/1814 -15] Battle at Masurische Meren: Germans chase Russ out of E Prussia
    09/05/1836 Sam Houston elected president of Republic of Texas
    09/05/1838 Central Museum opens in Utrecht Netherlands
    09/05/1862 Lee crosses Potomac & enters Maryland
    09/05/1863 Bread revolt in Mobile Alabama
    09/05/1877 Southern blacks led by Pap Singleton settle in Kansas
    09/05/1882 10,000 workers march in 1st Labor Day parade in NYC
    09/05/1885 1st gasoline pump is delivered to a gasoline dealer (Ft Wayne, Ind) 09/05/1887 Gas lamp at Theater Royal in Exeter catches fire killing about 200 09/05/1895 George Washington Murray elected to Congress from SC
    09/05/1900 France proclaims a protectorate over Chad
    09/05/1901 National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues formed 09/05/1905 Treaty of Portsmouth USA, ends Russo-Japanese War
    09/05/1906 1st legal forward pass (Brandbury Robinson to Jack Schneider) 09/05/1908 Dodger Nap Rucker no-hits Boston Braves, 6-0
    09/05/1913 Phillies & Braves tie record of only 1 run in a double header, 09/05/1913 Phillies win 1st game 1-0, then a scoreless tie into 10th 09/05/1914 Battle of Marne (WW I) begins
    09/05/1914 French headquarter move to Chatillon-sur-Seine
    09/05/1914 Gr Britain/France/Belgium/Russia sign pact of London
    09/05/1915 Anti-war conference in Zimmerwald, Switzerland
    09/05/1915 G Neujmin discovers asteroids #848 Inna & #917 Lyka
    09/05/1918 Due to WW I, 15th World Series begins a month early
    09/05/1920 Iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders
    09/05/1922 Yankees final game at Polo Grounds (played there 7 years) 09/05/1923 Flyweights Gene LaRue & Kid Pancho KO each other simultaneously 09/05/1923 S Belyavskij discovers asteroids #1004 Belopolskya, #1005 Arago 09/05/1924 S Belyavskij discovers asteroids #1153 Wallenbergia & #1874 Kaciveli
    09/05/1925 112 F (44øC), Centerville, Alabama (state record)
    09/05/1926 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1184 Gaea
    09/05/1927 Red Sox beat Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings
    09/05/1928 O Oikawa discovers asteroid #1098 Hakone
    09/05/1929 French premier A Briand requests a United States of Europe 09/05/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1419 Danzig
    09/05/1935 P Shajn discovers asteroid #1648 Shajna
    09/05/1936 Red Sox turn a triple-play on Yankees
    09/05/1937 C Jackson discovers asteroid #3768
    09/05/1939 US declare itself neutral
    09/05/1942 British & US bomb Le Havre & Bremen
    09/05/1943 US airland at Nadzab, New-Guinea
    09/05/1944 'Dolle Tuesday' 65,000 Dutch NSB'ers flee to Germany
    09/05/1944 Allies liberate Brussels
    09/05/1944 Belgium, Luxembourg & Netherlands sign unity treaty
    09/05/1944 British premier Churchill travels to Scotland
    09/05/1944 Dutch Armed Forces forms, under prince Bernhard
    09/05/1946 Joe Garagiola plays his 1st major league baseball game
    09/05/1950 98.3 cm rainfall at Yankeetown, Florida (state record)
    09/05/1952 General Carlos Iba¤ez elected president of Chile
    09/05/1953 1st privately operated atomic reactor-Raleigh NC
    09/05/1953 US give Persians premier Zahedi $45 million aid
    09/05/1954 Dutch Super Constellation crashes at Shannon, 28 die
    09/05/1954 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2996 Bowman
    09/05/1955 Fred Kaps becomes world champion magician
    09/05/1955 WKRG TV channel 5 in Mobile, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1955 WTTW TV channel 11 in Chicago, IL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1956 20 die in a train crash in Springer NM
    09/05/1957 Cuban dictator Batista bombs Cienfuegos uprising
    09/05/1957 Yugoslavia bans Milovan Djilas' book 'new class marine officers' 09/05/1958 'Doctor Zhivago' by Boris Pasternak published in US
    09/05/1958 1st color video recording on magnetic tape presented, Charlotte NC 09/05/1958 WKPC TV channel 15 in Louisville, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1959 Wash Senator Jim Lemon is 7th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (3rd) 09/05/1960 Cassius Clay captures Olympic light heavyweight gold medal 09/05/1960 President Kasavubu fires premier Lumumba of Congo
    09/05/1961 JFK begins underground nuclear testing
    09/05/1961 President Kennedy signs law against hijacking (death penalty) 09/05/1961 US resume nuclear testing
    09/05/1966 WRLK TV channel 35 in Columbia, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1967 KMEG TV channel 14 in Sioux City, IA (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1967 WEBA TV channel 14 in Allendale, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/05/1968 21 killed by hijackers aboard a Pan Am jet in Karachi Pakistan 09/05/1969 Frente Obrero wins Dutch Antilles national elections
    09/05/1970 Estimated 15 cm (6') of rainfall, Bug Point, Utah (state record) 09/05/1971 NY Mets Don Hahn hits 1st inside the park homer at Phillies Vet 09/05/1972 11 Israeli athletes are slain at Munich Olympics by Black Sept 09/05/1972 Chemical spill with fog sickens hundreds in Meuse Valley Belgium 09/05/1972 P Wild discovers asteroid #1906 Naef
    09/05/1972 Palestinian terrorists kill 10 Israelis at 1972 Munich Olympics 09/05/1975 Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme attempts to assassinate Ford in Sacramento 09/05/1975 Portugal premier Gon‡alvez resigns
    09/05/1975 Wings release 'Letting Go'
    09/05/1977 Cleveland Indians stage 1st 'I hate the Yankee Hanky Night' 09/05/1977 H-E Schuster discovers asteroid #3496 Arieso
    09/05/1977 RAF kidnap West German work chairman Schleyer
    09/05/1977 Voyager 1 (US) launched toward fly-by of Jupiter, Saturn
    09/05/1978 N Chernykh disc asteroid 2610 Tuva, 2859 Paganini, 2969 & 3072 Vilni
    09/05/1978 Sadat, Begin & Carter began peace conference at Camp David, Md 09/05/1979 Earl of Mountbatten funeral held in Burma
    09/05/1979 Iran army occupies Piranshahr
    09/05/1980 Poland party leader Edward Gierek resigns
    09/05/1980 World's longest auto tunnel, St Gotthard in Swiss Alps, opens 09/05/1981 L Brozek discovers asteroid #3603
    09/05/1981 Oak Ridge Observatory discovers asteroid #2872 Gentelec
    09/05/1982 Eddie Hill sets propeller-driven boat water speed record of 229 mph 09/05/1983 8th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 3-lands at Edwards AFB 09/05/1983 Elmer Trettr sets record for highest terminal velocity at 201.34 mph
    09/05/1983 end of a 440 yard motorcycle run from a standing start
    09/05/1984 12th Space Shuttle Mission (41-D) -Discovery 1- lands at Edwards AFB
    09/05/1985 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #3456 & #3457
    09/05/1986 Karachi Pakistan army storms hijacked US B-747, 19 killed 09/05/1986 NASA awards study contracts to 5 aerospace firms
    09/05/1986 NASA launches DOD-1
    09/05/1988 Jerry Lewis' 23rd Labor Day telethon raises record $41,132,113 09/05/1989 Deborah Norville becomes news anchor of Today Show
    09/05/1990 Iraqi Pres Saddam Hussein urges Arabs to rise against the West 09/05/1991 Actor John Travolta weds Kelly Preston
    09/05/1991 Nelson Mandela chosen president of South African ANC
    09/05/1991 US trial of former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega begins 09/05/1992 Andrew 'Dice' Clay marries his longtime live-in lover Trinie 09/05/1993 Noureddine Morceli runs world record mile (3:44,39)

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sun Sep 5 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/06/1577 Pietro Tacca, Italian sculptor/architect (Aanbidding of the Point) 09/06/1620 Isabella Leonarda, composer
    09/06/1627 Pierre Verdier, composer
    09/06/1633 Sebastian Knupfer, composer
    09/06/1644 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer
    09/06/1648 Johann Schelle, composer
    09/06/1697 Willem Gideon Deutz, Amsterdams regent/banker/merchant
    09/06/1702 Heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, composer
    09/06/1711 Heinrich Melchior Mhlenberg, found US Lutheran church
    09/06/1757 Marquis de Lafayette, American patriot, French revolutionary 09/06/1766 John Dalton, English physicist, developed atomic theory of matter 09/06/1781 Anton Diabelli, Austria publisher/composer
    09/06/1788 F Wilhelm von Schadow, German painter (Modern Vasari)
    09/06/1797 Wililam 'Extra Billy' Smith, Confederacy (Confederate Army) 09/06/1805 Horatio Greenough, US, neo-classical sculptor/writer (Form & Functio
    09/06/1811 James Melville Gilliss, founder (Naval Observatory in Washington) 09/06/1811 Johanna D Courtmans-Berchmans, Flemish author (Rozeken Pot) 09/06/1814 George Cartier, (C) Canadian co-PM (1858-62)
    09/06/1815 John Richardson Liddell, Brig General (Confederate Army)
    09/06/1815 Karol Katski, composer
    09/06/1816 Francis Stebbins Bartow, Col (Confederate Army), died in 1861 09/06/1817 Alexander Tilloch Galt, a Canadian founding father
    09/06/1819 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, composer
    09/06/1819 Nicolae Filimon, Romania, writer/critic (Ciocoii Vechi Si Noi) 09/06/1819 William Starke Rosecrans, Mjr General (Union volunteers)
    09/06/1827 John Morrison Oliver, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 09/06/1855 Ferdinand B Hummel, composer
    09/06/1860 Jane Addams, US, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931) 09/06/1863 Rodolfo Lenz, German/Chilian linguist (El Papiamento)
    09/06/1869 Felix Salten, [Siegmund Salzmann], Austria journalist (Bambi) 09/06/1869 Walford Davies, composer
    09/06/1876 John JR Macleod, Scottish/Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923) 09/06/1876 Willem A Bonger, sociologist/criminologist (Race & Crime) 09/06/1877 Petar Stojanovic, composer
    09/06/1880 Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch night club performer (French governess) 09/06/1881 Leo Carrillo, LA Calif, actor (Pancho-Cisco Kid)
    09/06/1882 John Powell, composer
    09/06/1883 Lord Birkett, England, judge (Nremburg Trials)
    09/06/1884 Emerson Whithorne, composer
    09/06/1885 Franz T Csokor, Austrian author (Tie Zeichen an up the Wand) 09/06/1885 Otto Kruger, Toledo Ohio, actor (Lux Video Theater, High Noon) 09/06/1888 Joseph P Kennedy, Boston Mass, diplomat, father of JFK, RFK & Teddy 09/06/1889 Fritz Knkel, German physicians (Angewandte Characterize) 09/06/1890 Manfred Gurlitt, composer
    09/06/1896 Frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer
    09/06/1896 Mario Praz, Italian literary (La carne, la morte, e il diavolo) 09/06/1896 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer
    09/06/1899 Billy Rose, theatrical producer (Diamond Horse Show)
    09/06/1900 Julien Green, US/French writer (Frere Francois)
    09/06/1902 Morgan Beatty, Little Rock Ark, news anchor (Du Mont Evening News) 09/06/1903 P l Kadosa, Hungarian composer/pianist
    09/06/1904 Karlo A Kivima, Finnish writer (Groenende Cross)
    09/06/1904 Lyubomir Pipkov, composer
    09/06/1904 Maxie Rosenbloom, light heavyweight boxing champ (1930-34) 09/06/1906 Alexander Bodon, Hungarian/Dutch architect (RAI building) 09/06/1906 John Meulenhoff, publisher
    09/06/1907 John A Kelly, US marathon runner (Berlin 1936, Boston 1935..1991) 09/06/1908 Paul Lavalle, Beacon NY, bandleader (Cities Service Band of America)
    09/06/1912 Vincent DiMaggio, baseball player (Giants, Phils, Reds, Braves) 09/06/1912 Wayne Barlow, composer
    09/06/1915 Franz Josef Strauss, Germany, nazi/minister of defense (1956-62) 09/06/1917 George Mann, captain English cricket team
    09/06/1923 Peter II Karadjordjevic, King of Yugoslavia (1934-45)
    09/06/1923 William Kraft, Chicago, Ill, composer/percussionist
    09/06/1924 John Melcher, (Sen-D-MO)
    09/06/1925 Jimmy Reed, Mississippi, blues singer (Soulin', Big Boss Man) 09/06/1926 Arthur William Oldham, composer
    09/06/1926 Claus von Amsberg, prince of Netherland
    09/06/1927 Keith Humble, composer
    09/06/1928 Evgeny Svetlanov, Moscow Russia, conductor (Siberian Fantasy) 09/06/1928 Rudolph Plukfelder, USSR, light heavyweight (Olympic-gold-1964) 09/06/1929 Tsang-houe' Hsu, composer
    09/06/1930 Andr‚ Beullens, Flemish painter
    09/06/1931 Sander M Levin, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1983- )
    09/06/1932 Gilles Tremblay, composer
    09/06/1934 Jody McCrea, LA Calif, actor (Ben Matheson-Wichita Town)
    09/06/1935 Bob Bouber, Dutch singer (ZZ & Masks)
    09/06/1937 Jo Anne Worley, Lowell Indiana, comedienne (Laugh-in)
    09/06/1937 John Bernard, Dutch TV weatherman
    09/06/1938 Joan Tower, New Rochelle NY, composer (Breakfast Rhythms) 09/06/1939 David Allan Coe, country musician (Mysterious Rhinestone Cowboy) 09/06/1940 Jackie Trent, singer
    09/06/1941 Monica Mason, England, ballerina
    09/06/1941 Willibrord Frequin, Dutch TV reporter
    09/06/1942 Mel McDaniel, Checotah Okla, singer (Baby's got her Blue Jeans On) 09/06/1944 Linda Kaye Henning, Cal, actress (Betty Joe-Petticoat Junction) 09/06/1944 MN Aubrey Mokoape, S Afr's VP (Azanian People Org)
    09/06/1944 Roger Waters, British pop bassist (Pink Floyd-The Wall)
    09/06/1944 Swoosie Kurtz, Omaha Nebraska, actress (Slap Shot, Garp)
    09/06/1946 Bryan D O'Connor, Orange Cal, Col USMC/astronaut (STS 61B, STS 40) 09/06/1946 Buizen Beernd, [Bennie Jolink], singer/guitarist/pianist (Normal) 09/06/1947 Jane Curtin, Cambridge Mass, actress (SNL, Allie Lowell-Kate & Allie
    09/06/1947 Roger Waters, singer (Pink Floyd-Wall)
    09/06/1948 Charles 'Claydes' Smith, US guitarist (Cabbage & Passage-Too Hot) 09/06/1949 Mhlabunzima Maphumulo, S Afr Kwazulu politician
    09/06/1950 Ria Oomen-Ru˜ten, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/06/1953 Katherine Cannon, Hartford Ct, actress (Father Murphy, Survivors) 09/06/1953 Mohammed Kedir, Ethiopia, 10k runner (Olympic-bronze-1980) 09/06/1954 Jon Erikson, US, 1st to triple cross English Channel (1981) 09/06/1955 Anne Henning, US, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1972)
    09/06/1955 Carl E Walz, Cleve Ohio, Mjr USAF/Astronaut (SK:STS 51)
    09/06/1957 'Curley' Joe Smyth, Westbrook Me, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
    09/06/1957 Gwyn Evans, Welsh rugby player
    09/06/1960 Michael Winslow, actor/comedian (Police Academy)
    09/06/1961 Peggy MacIntaggart, Midland Ontario, playmate (January, 1990) 09/06/1961 P i Waaktaar, rocker (Aha-Take on Me)
    09/06/1963 Mark Chesnutt, Beaumont Tx, country singer (Too Cold at Home) 09/06/1966 Joan Guetschow, Akron Ohio, biathelete (Olympics-1994)
    09/06/1967 Amy Lynn Baxter, model (Penthouse Pet 1990)
    09/06/1974 Justin Whalin, LA, actor (Charles in Charge)


    Deaths:

    09/06/ 972 John XIII Crescentii, pope (965-72), dies
    09/06/1635 Adrian A Metius, mathematician/fort architect, dies at 63 09/06/1649 Robert Dudley, English navigator/writer (Arcano del Mare), dies 09/06/1701 James II, king of England (1685-88), dies at 68
    09/06/1811 Julien-Amable Mathieu, composer, dies at 77
    09/06/1819 Georg Druschetzky, composer, dies at 74
    09/06/1831 Johann Ernst Friedrich Wollank, composer, dies at 49
    09/06/1863 Lucius March Walker, Confederate brig-general (in duel), dies at 33 09/06/1902 Frederick A Able, English chemist/inventor (cordiet), dies at 75 09/06/1937 Henry Hadley, composer, dies at 65
    09/06/1939 Arthur Rackham, artist/illustrator (Grimm's Fairy Tales), dies at 71
    09/06/1941 Hugo Loudon, president-director (Royal Oil), dies at 81
    09/06/1944 Robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered 09/06/1945 John S Mccain, US admiral, (WW II-Pacific Ocean), dies
    09/06/1947 Paul Guthnick, German astronomer, dies at 76
    09/06/1948 Gerrit H Kersten, vicar/founder (Calvinist Party), dies at 66 09/06/1952 Jose Forns y Cuadras, composer, dies at 54
    09/06/1956 Felix Borowski, composer, dies at 84
    09/06/1959 Kay Kendall, British actress (Genevieve), dies at 32
    09/06/1960 Jimmy Savo, comedian (Through the Crystal Ball), dies at 65 09/06/1962 Hanns Eisler, composer (N Vietnam/E German Natl Anthem), dies at 64 09/06/1963 Margarita Sierra, actress (Surfside 6), dies at 26 after heart surge
    09/06/1963 Margarita Sierra, actress, dies at 26 after heart surgery 09/06/1965 Konstantin Mostras, composer, dies at 79
    09/06/1966 Hendrik F Verwoerd, South African PM (1958-66), assassinated at 64 09/06/1966 Luigi Perrachio, composer, dies at 83
    09/06/1966 Margaret Sanger, US feminist/birth control pioneer, dies at 86 09/06/1968 Karl Ranki, composer, dies at 69
    09/06/1973 William H Harris, composer, dies at 90
    09/06/1974 Otto Kruger, actor (Lux Video Theater), dies on 89th birthday 09/06/1975 Rien van Nunen, actor, dies at 62
    09/06/1977 Guido Pannain, composer, dies at 85
    09/06/1977 Paul Burkhard, composer, dies at 65
    09/06/1978 John Berger, politician, dies at 59
    09/06/1979 Ronald Binge, composer, dies at 69
    09/06/1981 Joseph Yasser, composer, dies at 88
    09/06/1984 E J Andre, actor (Eugene Bullock-Dallas), dies at 74
    09/06/1984 Ernest Tubb, singer (Grand Ole Opry), dies at 70
    09/06/1985 Jane Frazee, singer/actress (Alice-Beulah), dies at 67 of pneumonia 09/06/1985 Johnny Desmond, singer (Your Hit Parade), dies of cancer at 65 09/06/1985 Leon Orthel, composer, dies at 79
    09/06/1986 Blanche Sweet, US actress (DW Griffith movies), dies at 90 09/06/1990 T Issan Dorsey, founder (Hartford St Zen Center SF), dies


    Significant Events:

    09/06/ 394 Battle of Frigidus North-Italy
    09/06/1492 Columbus' fleet leaves Gomera, Canary islands
    09/06/1522 Magellen with Vittoria returns to Spain, after 1st round world trip 09/06/1620 1st stones layed in Western Tower
    09/06/1620 Pilgrims set sail from Plymouth England to New World
    09/06/1622 Spanish silver fleet disappears off Florida Keys; 1,000s die 09/06/1628 Puritans land at Salem, from Mass Bay Colony, witches soon to settle
    09/06/1675 Swedish admiral Stenbock sails out with fleet of 66 ships 09/06/1732 VOC fires Neth-Dutch east indies governor-general Diederik Dare 09/06/1776 Hurricane hits Martinique; 100 French & Dutch ships sinks; 600 die 09/06/1837 Oberlin Collegiate Institute of Ohio goes co-ed (4 women, 30 men) 09/06/1839 Great fire in NY
    09/06/1848 National Black Convention meets (Cleveland)
    09/06/1853 Women's Right's Convention met (NYC)
    09/06/1862 Stonewall Jackson occupies Frederick, Maryland
    09/06/1863 -7] Confederate troops vacate Fort Wagner SC (1700 casualties) 09/06/1863 After 59 day siege, confederates evacuate Ft Wagner, SC
    09/06/1867 J C Watson discovers asteroid #94 Aurora
    09/06/1869 1st westbound train arrives in SF
    09/06/1869 Mine fire kills 179 at Avondale Pennsylvania
    09/06/1870 Ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die
    09/06/1873 Regular Cable Car service begins on Clay Street
    09/06/1876 Race riot in Charleston SC
    09/06/1876 Southern Pacific line from LA to SF completed
    09/06/1883 Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn
    09/06/1886 Queen Victoria establishes Distinguished Service Order (DSO) award 09/06/1899 Carnation processes its 1st can of evaporated milk
    09/06/1900 British General Buller occupies Lydenburg South Africa
    09/06/1903 Start of Sherlock Holmes 'Adventure of Creeping Man' (BG) 09/06/1905 Atlanta Life Insurance Company established
    09/06/1905 Chic White Sox Frank Smith no-hits Detroit Tigers, 15-0
    09/06/1905 General Trade journal publishes 1st Dutch photo (train accident) 09/06/1909 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier 09/06/1910 Saskatchewan (then Regina) Roughrider football club formed 09/06/1912 NY Giant Jeff Tesreau no-hits Phila, 3-0
    09/06/1913 1st aircraft to loop the loop (Adolphe P‚goud-France)
    09/06/1914 Battle of Marne; Germans prevented from occupying Paris
    09/06/1916 S B Nicholson discovers asteroid #878 Mildred
    09/06/1920 1st radio broadcast of a prizefight; Dempsey KOs Miskey retains titl
    09/06/1923 Queen Wilhelmina celebrates 25 year jubilee
    09/06/1924 Assassination attempt on Mussolini fails
    09/06/1928 USSR signs Briand-Kellogg-pact
    09/06/1930 Brooklyn Dodgers beat Phillies 22-8
    09/06/1938 Wilhelmina celebrates 40th anniversary jubilee as Dutch queen 09/06/1939 1st German air attack on Great-Britain in WW II
    09/06/1939 South Africa declares war on nazi-Germany
    09/06/1940 Crown prince Michael succeeds Carol II as king of Romania 09/06/1940 M B Protitch discovers asteroid #1554 Yugoslavia
    09/06/1940 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #1677 Tycho Brahe
    09/06/1941 All Jews over age 6 in German territories ordered to wear a star 09/06/1941 Jews of Vilna Poland are confined to a ghetto
    09/06/1943 'Congressional Limited' train derails near Frankfort Pa, kills 79 09/06/1944 Gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand
    09/06/1946 All-American Football Conference plays 1st game (Clev 44, Miami 0) 09/06/1948 Juliana becomes queen of Netherlands
    09/06/1948 US win Davis Cup tennis tournament
    09/06/1949 Howard Unruh kills 13 neighbors in 12 minutes
    09/06/1952 Canadian TV begins in Montreal
    09/06/1953 Adenauers CDU wins elections in German FR
    09/06/1954 US plane shot down above Siberia
    09/06/1954 WINS NYC begins playing rock n roll with Alan Freed Show
    09/06/1954 Yankees use a record 10 pinch hitters
    09/06/1963 Church bombed in Birmingham AL, kills 4 African-American girls 09/06/1963 Major league baseballs 100,000th game
    09/06/1965 KLNE TV channel 3 in Lexington, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/06/1966 'Star Trek' premieres on NBC TV
    09/06/1966 Race riot in Atlanta Georgia
    09/06/1967 G Soulie discovers asteroid #1736 Floirac
    09/06/1968 Swaziland gains independence from Britain (National Day)
    09/06/1970 Palestinians seize 3 jetliners
    09/06/1972 John & Yoko appear on Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Telethon 09/06/1972 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #2720 Pyotr Pervyj & #2768 Gorky 09/06/1972 Summer Olympics resume in Munich Germany after massacre
    09/06/1973 NY Times reports almost all Superfectas run at Yonkers, Roosevelt & 09/06/1973 Monticello from Jan-Mar of 1973 were fixed
    09/06/1975 6.8 quake along Anatolian Fault kills over 2,000 in Lice Turkey 09/06/1975 Chris Evert beats Evonne Goolagong for her 1st US Open Tennis title 09/06/1975 Chris Evert beats Martina Naratilova for her 5th US Open Tennis titl
    09/06/1975 Heavy earthquake at Lice Turkey; 3,000 killed
    09/06/1976 Russian pilot Belenko defects to Japan in a Mig 25 jet
    09/06/1978 Begin & Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
    09/06/1978 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2786 Grinevia
    09/06/1980 Chantal Langlace sets women's record for fastest 100K run (7h27m22s)
    09/06/1981 Bob Lemon named Yankee manager
    09/06/1982 Dutch Internal minister Mr M Red assigns BVD to spy on communists 09/06/1982 Paul McCartney releases 'Tug of War'
    09/06/1982 Polish dissidents seize Polish Embassy in Bern, Switzerland 09/06/1983 Czech tennis star Martina Navratilova requests political asylum in N
    09/06/1983 USSR admits to shooting down KAL 007 on 9/2
    09/06/1984 Today Show begins live remote telecasts from Moscow
    09/06/1986 Attack on synagogue in Istanbul, 23 killed
    09/06/1986 Barbra Striesand's 1st live concert in 20 years
    09/06/1986 USSR charges correspondent Nicholas Daniloff with spying
    09/06/1987 Benjamin & Patrick Binder separated at John Hopkins Hospital 09/06/1987 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks a CFL-record 60-yard field goal 09/06/1988 Crippled soviet Soyuz TM-5 lands safely with 2 cosmonauts aboard 09/06/1989 Amateur Athletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records 09/06/1991 Ronald Venetian chosen president of Suriname
    09/06/1991 USSR recognizes independence of the 3 Baltic republics
    09/06/1992 Noureddine Morceli runs world record 1500m (3:28.86)

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Mon Sep 6 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/07/1471 Frederik I, king of Denmark/Norway (1523-33)
    09/07/1533 Queen Elizabeth I, England, (1558-1603) daughter of Henry VIII 09/07/1631 Clemens Thieme, composer
    09/07/1635 Pal Esterhazy, composer
    09/07/1703 Jean Monnet, composer
    09/07/1707 George-Louis Leclerc, comte de Buffon, writer on natural history 09/07/1726 Fran‡ois-Andr‚ Danican Philidor, France, composer/chess champion 09/07/1731 Damasus Brosmann, composer
    09/07/1731 Elisabetta de Gambarini, composer
    09/07/1737 Luigi Galvani, Italian anatomist/physicist
    09/07/1739 Joseph Legros, composer
    09/07/1756 Willem Bilderdijk, poet/literature (Disease of the geleerden) 09/07/1782 Bernardus JC Dibbets, baron/general-major (Maastricht)
    09/07/1784 Frantisek Max Knize, composer
    09/07/1811 William Hamsley Emory, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 188
    09/07/1815 Howell Cobb II, Major General/Secy of Treas (Union), died in 1868 09/07/1819 Jean E 'Adrian' van Bevervoorde, journalist (History of Holland) 09/07/1829 August Kekule von Stradonitz, discovered structure of benzene ring 09/07/1829 Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden, US, geologist (Geograph Survey 1859-86) 09/07/1831 Victorien Sardou, French songwriter (Madame Sans-Gene)
    09/07/1836 Henry Campbell-Bannerman, British PM (L) (1905-08)
    09/07/1842 John H Zuckertort, German chess player
    09/07/1860 Grandma (Anna Maria) Moses, NY, primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket)
    09/07/1860 Willem H Nolens, priest/Dutch ambassador to Vatican
    09/07/1864 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer
    09/07/1867 Camilod d'Almeida Pessanha, Portuguese poet (China)
    09/07/1869 Margot SE Scharten-Antink, author (Catherina, Sprotje)
    09/07/1879 Nachman N 'Neddy' Bamberg, actor (Schellevis-Mie)
    09/07/1880 Attilio Brugnoli, composer
    09/07/1880 Kurt von Wolfurt, composer
    09/07/1881 Constantly WL Scheurleer, archaeologist/banker/art expert 09/07/1882 Johanna F Zandstra-Giezen, oldest person in Netherland
    09/07/1885 Harry Sinclair Lewis, US, writer (Babbitt, Nobel 1930)
    09/07/1887 Edith L Sitwell, English poetess/author (Wheels)
    09/07/1889 Albert Plesman, aviation pioneer/founder/director (KLM)
    09/07/1891 Roscoe Karns, San Bernadino Calif, actor (Capt Shafer-Hennesey) 09/07/1893 Leslie Hore-Belisha, British Minister of Transport
    09/07/1899 Leendert A Donker, Dutch Minister of Justice (PvdA)
    09/07/1900 'Janet' Taylor Caldwell, England, novelist (Melissa)
    09/07/1906 Filip Gershkovich, composer
    09/07/1907 Ahmet Adnan Saygun, composer
    09/07/1908 Michael E DeBakey, artificial heart pioneer
    09/07/1908 Paul Brown, Norwalk Ohio, NFL hall of famer (Browns, Bengels) 09/07/1909 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) 09/07/1909 Jo Juda, music
    09/07/1910 John Shea, US, 500m/1500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1932) 09/07/1913 Anthony Quayle, England, actor (Anne of 1000 Days, Lawrence of Arabi
    09/07/1913 Willem CL 'Wim' van der Grinten, lawyer/Dutch asst sect of state (KV
    09/07/1914 Hugo Pfister, composer
    09/07/1914 James Van Allen, discovered Van Allen radiation belts
    09/07/1922 Art Ferrante, pianist (Ferrante & Tachere-Exodus)
    09/07/1922 Kirill Vladimirovich Molchanov, composer
    09/07/1923 Louise Suggs, Atlanta GA, golfer (Vare Trophy 1957)
    09/07/1923 Peter Lawford, London England, actor (Mrs Miniver, Thin Man) 09/07/1924 Daniel K Inouye, (Sen-D Hawaii, 1963- )
    09/07/1924 Hugh Aitken, composer
    09/07/1924 Leonard Rosenman, Bkln NY, TV composer (Marcus Welby MD)
    09/07/1927 Graham Dudley Whettam, composer
    09/07/1928 Herbert H Bateman, (Rep-R-VA, 1983- )
    09/07/1929 John Milford, Johnstown NY, actor (Lieutenant, Legend of Jesse James
    09/07/1929 T[homas] P[atrick] McKenna, Ireland, actor (Rivals, Holocaust) 09/07/1930 Baudouin I, king of Belgium (1951-93)
    09/07/1930 Sonny Rollins, NYC, jazz saxophonist (Blue Room)
    09/07/1930 Th˜s van Vl˜men, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)
    09/07/1931 Al McGuire, US, basketball coach (Marquette)
    09/07/1931 Charles Camilleri, composer
    09/07/1934 Bill Giles, Rochester NY, baseball owner (Phila Phillies) 09/07/1935 Abdou Diouf, president of Senegal (1981- )
    09/07/1936 Buddy Holly, singer (Peggy Sue, That'll Be the Day)
    09/07/1936 Romualds Kalsons, composer
    09/07/1937 John Phillip Law, Hollywood, actor (Barbarella, Love Machine) 09/07/1937 Olly Wilson, composer
    09/07/1939 S David Griggs, Portland Oregon, astronaut (STS 51D, STS 33) 09/07/1939 [Benjamin] Latimore, US singer (Let's Straighten It Out)
    09/07/1941 Mogoboya NN Ramadike, South african politician in Lebowa
    09/07/1942 Garrison Keillor, humorist (Praire Home Companion)
    09/07/1942 Richard Roundtree, actor (Shaft, Earthquake)
    09/07/1945 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands
    09/07/1948 Susan Blakely, Frankfurt Germany, actress (Rich Man Poor Man) 09/07/1949 Gloria Gaynor, Newark NJ, disco singer (I Will Survive)
    09/07/1950 Adriano Panatta, Rome, tennis star (French 1976, Italian 1976) 09/07/1950 Chrissie Hynde, Akron Oh, rocker (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement) 09/07/1950 Peggy Noonan, author (What I Saw at the Revolution)
    09/07/1951 Julie Kavner, LA Calif, actress (Brenda-Rhoda, Tracy Ullman Show) 09/07/1951 William Katt, US, actor (Butch & Sundance Kid, Carrie)
    09/07/1953 Linda G Miller, actress (Mississippi, Night of the Juggler) 09/07/1953 Michael Byron, composer
    09/07/1954 Corbin Bernsen, North Hollywood Calif, actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law) 09/07/1956 Michael J Feinstein, pianist (Isn't It Romantic)
    09/07/1957 Margot Chapman, Hawaii, vocals (Starland Vocal Band-Afternoon Deligh
    09/07/1957 Melvin Edward Mays, one of FBI's most wanted
    09/07/1958 Nadieh, singer/guitarist/composer (Haifa blue)
    09/07/1960 David Steele, rocker (Fine Young Cannibals-Drive Me Crazy) 09/07/1965 Danny Harris, Torrance Calif, 400m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1984) 09/07/1968 Kyle Stevens, NJ, rock guitarist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals) 09/07/1971 Henry Thomas, actor (ET)
    09/07/1978 G A, General Austin, Columbus Ga, rapper (Another Bad Creation) 09/07/1985 Tatia Jayne Starkey, Ringo's 1st grandchild


    Deaths:

    09/07/1134 Alfonso I de Str˜dvaardige, king of Aragon (1104-34), dies 09/07/1151 Geoffrey Plantagenet, conquered Normandy, dies at 38
    09/07/1625 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension executive of Lead, dies at 64 09/07/1655 Tristan l'Hermite, French dramatist/poet, dies (birth date unknown) 09/07/1721 Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies
    09/07/1775 Johann Georg Holzbogen, composer, dies at 48
    09/07/1783 Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician, dies
    09/07/1809 Caroline von Schelling, [Michaelis], German author, dies at 46 09/07/1819 Jean-Louis Duport, composer, dies at 69
    09/07/1820 Coert L van Beyma thoe Kingma, Fries regent/patriot, dies at 67 09/07/1838 Joseph Panny, composer, dies at 43
    09/07/1845 Isabella Colbran, wife of Italian composer Gioacchino Rossini, dies 09/07/1871 Cowper Phipps Coles, English inventor (Steel warships), drowns 09/07/1871 Mehmed E Ali Pasja, Turkish statesman, dies
    09/07/1872 Antoni Stolpe, composer, dies at 21
    09/07/1881 Sidney Clopton Lanier, composer, dies at 39
    09/07/1892 John G Whittier, US poet/secretary Anti-Slavery Society, dies 09/07/1902 Franz Wullner, composer, dies at 70
    09/07/1907 R F Armand Sully-Prudhomme, French poet (Poesies, Nobel 1901), dies 09/07/1909 EugŠne Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
    09/07/1914 Lord O'Brien, British nobleman, dies at 73
    09/07/1925 John Wesley Work, composer, dies at 52
    09/07/1925 Ren‚ [Raphael] Viviani, French premier (1914-15), dies
    09/07/1933 Edward Grey, English viscount of Fallodon/Foreign minister, dies 09/07/1940 Edmund Rumpler, Austria auto/airplane builder, dies
    09/07/1944 Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, composer, dies at 70
    09/07/1948 Henricus A Poels, RC theologist/social foreman, dies at 80 09/07/1951 Maria Montez, actress (Arabian Nights, Sudan), dies at 31 09/07/1960 Wilhelm Pieck, president of German DR (1949-60), dies at 84 09/07/1961 Pieter S Gerbrandy, lawyer/premier to London 1940-5, dies at 76 09/07/1966 Al Kelly, double talk comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), dies at 67 09/07/1969 Everett McKinley Dirksen, (Sen-R), dies at 73
    09/07/1971 Spring Byington, actress (Lily Ruskin-December Bride), dies at 84 09/07/1972 Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian, dies at 81
    09/07/1977 Gustave Reese, composer, dies at 77
    09/07/1983 Hans Munch, composer, dies at 90
    09/07/1984 Joe Cronin, shortstop/American League Pres, dies at 77
    09/07/1986 Ruth Polsky, record promoter, dies after being run over by a cab at
    09/07/1986 Vladimir Alexandrovich Vlasov, composer, dies at 83
    09/07/1990 Alan J P Taylor, British historian (Origins of WW II), dies 09/07/1991 John Crosby, US columnist/detective writer dies at 79
    09/07/1991 John Lawrence, examined effect of neutron radiation on fabric, dies 09/07/1992 Henry Ephron, US screenwriter, dies at 81
    09/07/1992 Indra Kamadjojo, [Jan L Broekveld(t]), Indon/Dutch dancer/actor, die
    09/07/1992 Leo van der Kar, masseur/businessman/founder (Sports Fund), dies at


    Significant Events:

    09/07/ Mackinac Bridge Walk
    09/07/1159 Ottaviano de Montecello elected as (anti)Pope
    09/07/1303 King Philip de Blank allows pope Boniface VIII to get captured 09/07/1543 Duke Willem of Gulik surrenders to emperor Charles V
    09/07/1652 Battle of Monte Christo: Dutch fleet under J van Galen beat English 09/07/1701 Germany, England & Netherlands sign anti-French covenant
    09/07/1714 Peace of Rastatt Bathe: Germany & France sign peace treaty 09/07/1714 Treaty of Baden-French retain Alsace, Austria gets right bank of Rhi
    09/07/1800 Zion AME Church dedicated (NYC)
    09/07/1812 Battle at Borodino (Napoleon-Koetoezow)
    09/07/1822 Brazil declares independence from Portugal (National Day) 09/07/1822 Pedro I, son of king Joao VI, declares Brazil independence 09/07/1860 Excursion steamer 'Lady Elgin' drowns 340 in Lake Michigan 09/07/1863 Federal naval expedition arrives off Sabine Pass
    09/07/1868 J C Watson discovers asteroid #103 Hera
    09/07/1871 Bay of Biskaje: English warship HMS Captain fired on, 500 killed 09/07/1876 Bank robbery by James/Younger fails (Cole/Bob/Jim Younger arrested) 09/07/1880 Geo Ligowsky patents device to throw clay pigeons for trapshooters 09/07/1889 Start of Sherlock Holmes 'Adventure of Engineer's Thumb' (BG) 09/07/1892 James J Corbett KOs John L Sullivan in round 21 at New Orleans 09/07/1896 1st closed-circuit auto race, at Cranston, RI
    09/07/1896 A H Whiting won 1st closed-circuit auto race held
    09/07/1902 M Wolf discovers asteroid #493 Griseldis
    09/07/1903 Federation of American Motorcyclists organized in NY
    09/07/1907 A Kopff discovers asteroid #644 Cosima
    09/07/1907 Sutro's ornate Cliff House in SF destroyed by fire
    09/07/1914 NY Post Office Building opens to public
    09/07/1915 St Louis Dave Davenport no-hits Chicago (Federal League), 3-0 09/07/1920 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #935 Clivia
    09/07/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #957 Camelia
    09/07/1923 Boston Red Sox Howard Ehmke no-hits Phila A's, 4-0
    09/07/1923 Interpol forms in Vienna
    09/07/1924 V Albitzkij discovers asteroid #1034 Mozartia
    09/07/1927 Philo Farnsworth demonstrates 1st use of TV in SF
    09/07/1931 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1198 Atlantis
    09/07/1934 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1327 Namaqua
    09/07/1934 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1335 Demoulina, #1669 Dagmar, 09/07/1934 Luxury liner 'Morro Castle' burns off NJ, killing 134
    09/07/1936 Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begins operation
    09/07/1939 Radio NY Worldwide-WRUL begins radio transmission
    09/07/1940 German Air Force blitz London for 1st of 57 consecutive nights 09/07/1942 German occupiers take silver anniversary coins in battle
    09/07/1942 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids #2292 Seili & #3223
    09/07/1943 987 Dutch Jewish transported to Auschwitz Concentration Camp 09/07/1943 Fire in decrepit old Gulf Hotel kills 45 (Houston Texas)
    09/07/1944 Strongest Hurricane of century in Netherlands (wind force 12) 09/07/1945 Japanese at Rioekioe-islands surrender
    09/07/1947 Battles between hindus & muslims in New Delhi
    09/07/1947 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #1585 Union
    09/07/1948 1st use of synthetic rubber in asphaltic concrete, Akron Oh 09/07/1948 H L Giclas discovers asteroid #3382
    09/07/1950 Monasteries shut down in Hungary
    09/07/1952 General Naguib forms Egyptian govt/becomes premier
    09/07/1952 Outfielder Don Grate throws a baseball a record 434'1' (Tenn) 09/07/1952 Whitey Ford becomes 5th pitcher to hurl consecutive 1 hitters 09/07/1954 Integration begins in Wash DC & Balt MD public schools
    09/07/1956 Bell X-2 sets Unofficial manned aircraft altitude record 126,000'+ 09/07/1956 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2160 Spitzer & #2165 You
    09/07/1957 WWL TV channel 4 in New Orleans, LA (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/07/1959 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2466 Golson
    09/07/1963 1st US TV appearance of Beatles (Big Night Out-ABC)
    09/07/1963 Pro Football Hall of Fame dedicated in Canton Ohio
    09/07/1966 KTNE TV channel 13 in Alliance, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/07/1966 P Wild discovers asteroid #1748 Mauderli
    09/07/1969 Margaret Smith Court wins US Open tennis tournament
    09/07/1972 A R Klemola discovers asteroid #2202 Pele
    09/07/1973 Mike Storen becomes American Basketball Assn's 4th commissioner 09/07/1976 US courts find George Harrison guilty of plagiarism (He's So Fine) 09/07/1977 Ethiopia drops diplomatic relations with Somalia
    09/07/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3544
    09/07/1977 P Wild discovers asteroid #2229 Mezzarco
    09/07/1978 1st game of Boston Massacre, Yanks beat Red Sox 15-3
    09/07/1979 5 day MUSE concert against nuclear energy opens at MSG, NY 09/07/1980 32nd Emmy Awards shown despite boycott
    09/07/1980 Cape Verde adopts its constitution
    09/07/1980 E Bowell discovers asteroids #2598 Merlin, #2878 Panacea & #3351 Smi
    09/07/1980 Earnest Gray becomes 2nd NY Giant to score 4 TDs (vs St Louis) 09/07/1980 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2869 Nepryadva & #3444
    09/07/1981 Judge Wapner & People's Court premier on TV
    09/07/1981 L G Karachkina discovers asteroid #3620
    09/07/1983 Drury Gallagher sets fastest swim around Manhattan (6h41m35s) 09/07/1985 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #3458
    09/07/1986 Desmond Tutu installed to lead south African Anglican Church 09/07/1986 Failed assassination attempt on Chilean dictator Pinochet, 5 killed 09/07/1987 Netherlands routes 2 minesweepers to Persians Gulf
    09/07/1987 South Africa frees Dutch anthropologist/Anc'er Klaas de Young 09/07/1988 Guy Lafleur, Tony Esposito & Brad Park inducted in NHL Hall of Fame 09/07/1988 NY Daily News reports boxer Mike Tyson is seeing a psychiatrist 09/07/1988 Security & Exchange Comm accuses Drexel of violating security laws 09/07/1990 Miss America 1991 crowned
    09/07/1991 Harry Hamlin weds Nicollette Sheridan
    09/07/1991 Monica Seles wins US Open
    09/07/1992 Army of Ciskei homeland kills 28 ANC demonstrators
    09/07/1992 Baseball commissioner Faye Vincent resigns
    09/07/1993 Brazil votes over importing monarchy
    09/07/3114 -BC- Presumed origin of Mayan 'long count' calendar system

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    Births:

    09/08/1157 Richard I, [Richard the Lion Hearted], King of England (1189-99) 09/08/1207 Sancho II, king of Portugal
    09/08/1380 Bernardinus van Siena, Italian saint
    09/08/1474 Ludovico Ariosto, Italy, poet (Orlando Furioso)
    09/08/1588 Marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philospher (Cartesian
    09/08/1591 Jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess 09/08/1621 Louis II Cond‚, [Great Cond‚], duke of Bourbon (Rocroy)
    09/08/1672 Nicolas de Grigny, composer
    09/08/1718 Fran‡ois-Thomas the Baculard d'Arnaud, sentimental writer 09/08/1736 Bernardo Ottani, composer
    09/08/1756 Anton Teyber, composer
    09/08/1767 Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer
    09/08/1779 Johann Philipp Samuel Schmidt, composer
    09/08/1779 Mustafa IV, sultan of Turkey (1807-08)
    09/08/1792 Joseph Netherclift, composer
    09/08/1804 Eduard M”rike, German vicar/poet/writer (Maler Nolten)
    09/08/1815 Alexander Ramsey, Gov (Union), died in 1903
    09/08/1821 Henry Baxter, (Union volunteers Bvt Major General, died in 1873 09/08/1824 Jaime Nuno, composer
    09/08/1826 Disma Fumagalli, composer
    09/08/1827 Emil Naumann, composer
    09/08/1828 Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 09/08/1829 George Crook, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1890 09/08/1829 Seth Maxwell Barton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1900 09/08/1830 Fr‚d‚ric Mistral, Proven‡al poet (Nobel 1904)
    09/08/1841 Anton¡n Dvor k, Nelahozeves Czech, composer (New World Symphony) 09/08/1854 Willem M van Rossum, cardinal/prefect of Propaganda File
    09/08/1863 Gustavo Emilio Campa, composer
    09/08/1865 Adolfo Albertazzi, Italian writer (Amore & Amore, Top)
    09/08/1870 Hermann Hans Wetzler, composer
    09/08/1873 David O McKay, Huntsville, Utah, 9th pres of Mormon church 09/08/1873 Max Reinhardt, Austria, theatrical director (Oedipus Rex) 09/08/1886 Siegfried L Sassoon, English poet/writer (Counterattack)
    09/08/1889 Robert A Taft, (Sen-R-Ohio, Taft-Hartley Act)
    09/08/1894 Willem FJ Pijper, composer/critic
    09/08/1897 Jimmie Rodgers, Mendoza Miss, country singer/singing brakeman 09/08/1898 Queenie Smith, NYC, actress/dancer (Funny Side)
    09/08/1900 Claude D Pepper, (Rep-D-FL, 1963- ), old people's advocate 09/08/1901 Hendrik F Verwoerd, premier South Africa (1958-66) (assassinated) 09/08/1901 Jacques Perret, French journalist/writer (La caporal ‚pingl‚) 09/08/1902 Anthonie Donker, [Prof N Donkersloot], literary
    09/08/1904 Carlos Sanchez Malaga, composer
    09/08/1906 Andrei P Kirilenko, Russian member of Central Committee of CP 09/08/1907 Gavin Muir, Chic Ill, actor (Hollister-Betty Hutton Show) 09/08/1907 Leon Askin, Vienna Austria, actor (Pierre-Charlie Farrell Show) 09/08/1910 Gella Allaert, Flemish actress (La Round)
    09/08/1910 Jean-Louis Barrault, France, actor (Les Enfants du Paradis) 09/08/1912 Leo Cherne, NYC, economist/commentator (All Star News)
    09/08/1914 Dimitrios I, patriarch (primus interparis orthodox Christians) 09/08/1914 Hillary Brooke, Abbott & Costello's neighbor (Hillary)
    09/08/1918 Derek Barton, British chemist (Nobel 1969)
    09/08/1918 John F Seiberling, (Rep-D-OH, 1971-86)
    09/08/1919 David Johan Kvandal, composer
    09/08/1921 Hans Ulrich Engelmann, German composer (Ophelia)
    09/08/1921 Harry Secombe, Wales, actor (Down Among the 'Z' Men)
    09/08/1922 Lyndon LaRouche, American presidental candidate (1980)
    09/08/1922 Sid Caesar, Yonkers NY, comedian (Your Show of Shows)
    09/08/1924 Wendell H Ford, (Sen-D-Kentucky, 1974- )
    09/08/1925 Alexander Nikolayevich Kholminov, composer
    09/08/1925 Denise Darcel, Paris France, actress (Dangerous When Wet) 09/08/1925 Heinz Lau, composer
    09/08/1925 Magnus Blondal Johansson, composer
    09/08/1925 Peter Sellers, England, actor (not now, Kato, Bobo, Pink Panther) 09/08/1929 Christoph von Dohn nyi, Berlin Germany, conductor/pianist (Cleve Orc
    09/08/1929 Severn Darden, actor (Popesco-Mary Hartman)
    09/08/1930 Jeanette Altwegg, England, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1952) 09/08/1932 Patsy Cline, Winchester Va, country singer (Crazy)
    09/08/1933 Eric Salzman, composer
    09/08/1934 Peter Maxwell Davies, Manchester Engld, composer (Prolation, Taverne
    09/08/1937 Virna Lisi, Italy, actress (Assault on a Queen, Bluebeard) 09/08/1938 Sam A Nunn, (Sen-D-Georgia, 1972- )
    09/08/1940 Willie Tyler, Red Level Ala, ventriloquist (Lester)
    09/08/1941 Alan Feinstein, NYC, actor (Max-Berrengers, Family Tree)
    09/08/1941 Bernard Sanders, (Rep-R-Vermont)
    09/08/1942 Nancy Ann Dibble, Netherlands, sci-fi author (Summerfair) 09/08/1945 Rogie Vachon, Qu‚bec, NHL goalie (Canadiens, Kings, Vezina-1968) 09/08/1947 Amos Biwott, Uasin Gishee Kenya, 3k steeplechaser (Oly-gold-1968) 09/08/1947 Ann Beattie, Wash DC, short story writer (New Yorker Magazine) 09/08/1948 Great Kabuki, [Akihisa Yone Yoshi Mera], wrestler (NWA/NJPW/WAR/SWS)
    09/08/1948 Jean-Pierre Monser‚, Flemish cyclist
    09/08/1948 Lynn/Marilyn [Lorraine] Abbey, US, sci-fi author (Black Flame) 09/08/1950 Daniel Victor Starr, composer
    09/08/1951 Mark McCumber, golfer
    09/08/1951 Tom Gullikson, Wisc, tennis player (US mixed Doubles 1984) 09/08/1954 Clayton Norcross, actor (Bold & Beautiful, Colbys, Santa Barbara) 09/08/1956 Maurice Cheeks, NBA guard (NY Knicks, Phila '76ers)
    09/08/1957 Heather Thomas, Greenwich Ct, actress (Jody-Fall Guy, Coed Fever) 09/08/1958 David Lewis, guitarist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover) 09/08/1960 David Steele, English soul/pop musician (Fine Young Cannibals) 09/08/1961 Franny Michel, Bkln NY, actress (Patricia-Apple's Way)
    09/08/1962 Ren‚ Klijn, [Dorian], singer (Mr Blue)
    09/08/1971 Cristy Thom, Los Angeles Ca, playmate (Feb, 1991)
    09/08/1973 Jason Downs, actor
    09/08/1981 Jonathan Taylor Thomas, actor (Home Improvement)


    Deaths:

    09/08/ 701 Sergius I, Syrian/Italian Pope (687-701), dies
    09/08/ 780 Leo IV de Chazaar, Byzantine Emperor (775-80), dies
    09/08/1100 Clement III, [Wibert van Ravenna], 1st anti-pope (1084-1100), dies 09/08/1550 Hans [Johann] Vischer, German count of Johann Cicero, dies 09/08/1555 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies 09/08/1637 Robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63
    09/08/1644 Francis Quarles, English poet (Enchiridion, dies
    09/08/1654 Peter Claver, Spanish saint (baptized 300,000 slaves), dies 09/08/1675 Amalia, countess of Solms-Braunfels, dies at 73
    09/08/1706 Romanus Weichlein, composer, dies at 53
    09/08/1811 Peter S Pallas, German geologist/zoologist, dies at 69
    09/08/1819 Franz Stanislaus Spindler, composer, dies at 56
    09/08/1838 Pietro Rovelli, composer, dies at 45
    09/08/1840 John H van de Palm, theologist/literature/speaker, dies at 77 09/08/1871 Etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
    09/08/1879 Nikolay Ivanovich Zaremba, composer, dies at 58
    09/08/1881 W Frederik K, prince of Netherlands/general/admiral, dies at 84 09/08/1882 Joseph Liouville, French mathematician (surface of Liouville), dies 09/08/1899 Vaclav Hugo Zavrtal, composer, dies at 78
    09/08/1914 William E Darwin, British son of Charles Darwin, dies at 74 09/08/1917 Charles Edouard Lefebvre, composer, dies at 74
    09/08/1933 Faisal I ibn Hussein ibn Ali, 1st king of Iraq/Syria, dies at 50 09/08/1935 Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down
    09/08/1935 Huey P Long, (Sen-La) assassinated at Baton Rouge Capitol building 09/08/1944 Jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63 09/08/1949 Richard Strauss, German composer (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at
    09/08/1951 Jurgen Stroop, Nazi commander of Warsaw Ghetto, executed
    09/08/1955 John the Young, cardinal/archbishop of Utrecht, dies at 69 09/08/1956 Vital Celen, Flemish writer ('t Pastoorke van Vossendonck), dies at
    09/08/1960 Johan J 'Jussi' Bj”rling, Swedish epic tenor, dies at 49
    09/08/1962 Hermann Standiger, German chemist (Nobel 1953), dies at 84 09/08/1965 Dorothy Danridge, actress (Island in the Sun), dies at 41 in Hollywo
    09/08/1969 Bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 6
    09/08/1976 Assen Karastoyanov, composer, dies at 83
    09/08/1976 Joaquin Zamacois Soler, composer, dies at 81
    09/08/1977 Samuel J 'Zero' Mostel, US actor (Fiddler on the Roof), dies at 62 09/08/1978 Pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79
    09/08/1979 Jean Seberg, actress (Breathless), dies at 40
    09/08/1980 Jean Piaget, Swiss psychologist/theory, dies at 84
    09/08/1981 Hediki Joekawa, Japans physicist (Nobel 1949), dies
    09/08/1981 Roy Wilkins, longtime executive director of NAACP, dies at 80 09/08/1983 Antonin Magne, French bicylist (won Tour de France 1931, 34), dies 09/08/1983 Willem C 'Wim' Can, cabaret performer, dies at 72
    09/08/1984 Rene Bernier, composer, dies at 79
    09/08/1991 Alex North, music composer (Spartacus), dies at 80 of cancer 09/08/1991 Brad Davis, US, actor (Midnight Express, Chariots of Fire), dies at
    09/08/1991 Jan J Lipski, chairman (Polish Socialist Party)/writer, dies 09/08/1991 Jo Budie, Dutch orch leader (KRO), dies
    09/08/1992 Quentin N Burdick, (sen-D-ND, 1960-91), dies at 84
    09/08/1993 Hall Bartlett, US director (Jonathan Livingston Seagull), dies at 70
    09/08/1993 Zaki Naguib Mahmoud, Egyptian philosopher/author/diplomat, dies at 8


    Significant Events:

    09/08/1024 Duke Koenraad II chosen German king
    09/08/1141 -9] Battle of Samarkand: Yelutashi defeats Islams
    09/08/1156 Henry II Jasormigott leaves Bavaria
    09/08/1276 John XXI elected Pope
    09/08/1303 Anagni: French king Philip IV captures Pope Boniface VIII 09/08/1380 Battle on Kulikovo: Moscow's great monarch Dimitri beats Mongols 09/08/1380 Russians defeat Tatars at Kulikovo, beginning decline of Tatars 09/08/1553 City of Lichfield, England established
    09/08/1563 Maximilian chosen king of Hungary
    09/08/1565 1st permanent settlement in US forms (St Augustine, Florida) 09/08/1565 Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese & Knights of St John 09/08/1628 Bay of Matanzas Cuba: Piet Heyn captures Spanish silver fleet 09/08/1664 Dutch surrender New Amsterdam (NY) to 300 English soldiers 09/08/1713 Pope Clemens XI publishes degree 'Unigenitus' against Jansenism' 09/08/1760 French army gives Montreal to Gen Jeffrey Amherst
    09/08/1771 Mission San Gabriel Archangel forms in California
    09/08/1796 Battle of Bassano-French beat Austrians
    09/08/1833 Charles Darwin departs to Buenos Aires
    09/08/1854 With a 3-2 count, Phillies Richie Ashburn fouls next 14, then walks 09/08/1855 Crimean war - assault of Malakof Tower under Mac-Mahon)
    09/08/1858 Lincoln makes a speech about when you can fool people
    09/08/1860 Loss of steamer, 'Lady Elgin'
    09/08/1863 -10] Federal troops reconquer the Cumperland Gap, Tennessee 09/08/1863 Battle of Sabine Pass TX: 47 Texas volunteers repel Federal forces 09/08/1863 Battle of Telford's Depot TN
    09/08/1868 NY Athletic Club forms
    09/08/1870 Neth & Engl sign 'Koelietraktaat' Br-Indian contract work in Surinam
    09/08/1871 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #116 Sirona
    09/08/1883 NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies
    09/08/1883 Northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont 09/08/1891 A Charlois discovers asteroid #316 Goberta
    09/08/1892 1st appearance of 'Pledge of Allegiance' (Youth's Companion) 09/08/1899 British govt sends additional troops to South Africa
    09/08/1900 6,000 killed when a hurricane & tidal wave strikes Galveston, Texas 09/08/1900 Galveston Texas destroyed by hurricane, most deadly in US history 09/08/1905 Pitts Pirates strand NL record 18 men on base & lose to Reds 8-3 09/08/1907 A Kopff discovers asteroid #643 Scheherezade
    09/08/1907 M Wolf discovers asteroids #641 Agnes & #642 Clara
    09/08/1907 Pope's encyclical against 'modernism' (Pius X)
    09/08/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #761 Brendelia
    09/08/1914 British ship Oceanic leaves for Scotland
    09/08/1915 M Wolf discovers asteroids #810 Atossa & #811 Nauheima
    09/08/1915 S Belyavskij discovers asteroid #812 Adele
    09/08/1915 The Assn of Negro Life & History founded
    09/08/1920 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #936 Kunigunde
    09/08/1920 US Air Mail service begins (NYC to SF)
    09/08/1921 1st Miss America crowned (Margaret Gorman of Washington DC) 09/08/1924 Alexandra Kollontai of Russia becomes 1st woman ambassador 09/08/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1151 Ithaka
    09/08/1930 1st appearance of comic strip 'Blondie'
    09/08/1930 Hebrew is taught as a modern language in NYC public schools 09/08/1930 NYC public schools begin teaching Hebrew
    09/08/1932 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1707 Chantal
    09/08/1933 Spain's 2nd govt of Aza¤a forms
    09/08/1934 Luxury passenger ship Morro Castle for NJ catches fire, 133 die 09/08/1935 Willy de Supervise swims runs world record 200 m freestyle (2:25.2) 09/08/1936 Princess Juliana & German prince Bernard Lippe-Biesterfeld get engag
    09/08/1937 Pan Arab conference about Palestine opens
    09/08/1937 Yankees trailing 6-1 in 9th, score 8 to beat Boston 9-6
    09/08/1939 FDR declares 'limited national emergency' due to war in Europe 09/08/1939 Gen Von Reichenaus pantzer division reaches suburbs of Warsaw 09/08/1939 Yanks beat Red Sox 4-1 in 7, game called because of lightning 09/08/1940 G Kulin discovers asteroid #1538 Detre
    09/08/1941 Entire Jewish community of Meretsch, Lithuania is exterminated 09/08/1942 L Oterma discovers asteroid #2064 Thomsen
    09/08/1942 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #2820 Iisalmi
    09/08/1943 Italy surrenders to Allies in WW II
    09/08/1943 NY Giants' pitcher Ace Adams sets record by working in his 62nd game
    09/08/1944 1st V-2 rocket lands in Britain
    09/08/1944 1st V-2 rockets land in London & Antwerp
    09/08/1944 Russians march into Bulgaria; Bulgaria declares war on Germany 09/08/1945 US invades Japanese-held Korea
    09/08/1946 Bulgaria ends monarchy
    09/08/1946 SF 49ers play 1st AAFC game, lose to NY Yankees 21-7
    09/08/1947 British govt sails 'Exodus' with fugitives from Nazis
    09/08/1948 British De Havilland 08-fighter flies faster than sound
    09/08/1951 Japan signs peace treaty with 48 countries (SF)
    09/08/1952 Ernest Hemmingway's 'Old Man & Sea' published
    09/08/1954 SE Asia Treaty Org (SEATO) forms to stop communist spread in SE Asia
    09/08/1955 Earliest clinching of an NL pennant (Brooklyn Dodgers)
    09/08/1956 Harry Belafonte's album 'Calypso,' goes to #1 & stays #1 for 31 week
    09/08/1957 Mal Anderson & Althea Gibson win tennis' US Open
    09/08/1957 Pope Pius XII encyclical On motion pictures, radio, TV
    09/08/1958 Oman turns over Gwadur (on Bal£chist n coast) to Pakistan 09/08/1960 German DR limits access to East-Berlin for West Berliners 09/08/1962 Chinese troops exceed Mac-Mahon-line (Tibet-India boundary) 09/08/1963 Algerian population accepts constitution
    09/08/1963 Ines Cuervo de Priete, 34, gives birth to quintuplets, all boys 09/08/1965 Hurricane Betsy kills 75 in Louisiana & Florida
    09/08/1965 KC A's Bert Campaneris plays all 9 positions in a game
    09/08/1966 'Star Trek' premieres on NBC-TV
    09/08/1966 'That Girl' starring Marlo Thomas premieres on ABC-TV
    09/08/1967 Surveyor 5 launched; makes soft landing on Moon Sept 10
    09/08/1967 Uganda abolishes traditional tribal kingdoms, becomes a republic 09/08/1968 Virginia Wade wins US Open tennis tournament
    09/08/1969 Rod Laver wins US Open tennis tournament
    09/08/1969 Suleiman Maghrabi appointed premier of Libya
    09/08/1971 John F Kennedy Center for Performing Arts opens in Washington DC 09/08/1972 Chic Cub Ferguson Jenkins wins his 20th game for 6th straight year 09/08/1972 Jim Ryan (US) & Billy Fordjour (Ghana) collide & fall in qualifying 09/08/1972 competitions for 1,500m finals, ending Ryan's chances for gold 09/08/1973 1st all Australian women's US Open final, (Court beats Goolagong) 09/08/1973 Billy Martin named manager of Texas Rangers
    09/08/1973 Hank Aaron sets record of most HRs in 1 league (709)
    09/08/1974 Pres Gerald Ford pardons former Pres R Nixon of all federal crimes 09/08/1975 Boston begins court ordered busing of public schools
    09/08/1975 Guinee-Bissau declares independence from Portugal
    09/08/1976 Fons Rademakers' film 'Max Havelaar' premieres in Amsterdam 09/08/1977 Interpol sends a resolution concerning video piracy
    09/08/1977 Jimmy McCullough quits Wings
    09/08/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3739
    09/08/1978 2nd game of Boston Massacre; Yanks beat Red Sox 13-2
    09/08/1978 Irani army shoots on Khomeini followers in Teheran, 100s killed 09/08/1980 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroids #3095 & #3662
    09/08/1981 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #3587
    09/08/1982 Dutch social dem party wins elections
    09/08/1983 NASA launches RCA-6
    09/08/1983 P Wild discovers asteroid #3258
    09/08/1984 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41G mission 09/08/1985 'USA Weekend's' 1st issue, appears in 255 newspapers
    09/08/1985 7 die in a car & train crash in San Jose Calif
    09/08/1985 Alayson Gibbons sets 24 hr women swim record of 42.05 mi in 25 m poo
    09/08/1985 Discovery flies back to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly AFB 09/08/1985 Pete Rose ties Ty Cobb with 4,191 hits
    09/08/1988 Javier Sotomayer of Cuba high jumps world record 2.43 m (7' 11«') 09/08/1989 George Brett gets his 2,500th hit
    09/08/1989 Mausoleum of Beatrice of Brabant (1288) discovered in Kortr˜k Belgiu
    09/08/1989 Norse Convair 580 crashes at Jutland in sea (55 murder)
    09/08/1990 Ellis Island Historical Site opens on Ellis Island, NYC
    09/08/1990 Gabriella Sabitini beats Steffi Graff to win US Open
    09/08/1991 Buffalo Bill Jim Kelly passes for 6 touchdowns vs Pitts (52-34) 09/08/1991 Macedonia agrees to independence of Yugoslavia
    09/08/1991 Stefan Edberg wins US Open
    09/08/1992 Danny Tartabull has 9 RBIs as Yanks beat Orioles 16-4
    09/08/1992 Dutch postage stamps for Red Cross (6030 7035 8040 c) issued 09/08/1992 Howard Stern Radio Show begins broadcasting in Dallas (KGEL-FM) 09/08/1993 Cheek Junxia wins world record ladies 10 km (29:31.78)

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Wed Sep 8 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/09/ 384 Flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423)
    09/09/1583 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
    09/09/1585 Cardinal A Jean de Plessicide de Richelieu, Louis XIII chief ministe
    09/09/1618 Joan Cererols, composer
    09/09/1629 Cornelis Tromp, lt-adm-gen/son of Maarten Tromp
    09/09/1646 Zeger B van Espen, Flemish theologist
    09/09/1664 Johann Christoph Pez, composer
    09/09/1687 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer
    09/09/1752 Johann Friedrich Christmann, composer
    09/09/1754 William Bligh, nasty ship's captain (HMS Bounty)
    09/09/1769 Cornelis F van Maanen, Dutch minister of Justice (1807..42) 09/09/1789 William Cranch Bond, US, astronomer (codiscovered Hyperion) 09/09/1809 William Radford, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1890
    09/09/1817 Speed Smith Fry, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1892 09/09/1819 Martin Luther Smith, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1866 09/09/1822 Napoleon J K P Bonaparte, French prince/member National Meeting 09/09/1826 Frederich I W L, Grand Duke of Baden (1856-1907)
    09/09/1826 Thomas John Lucas, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 190
    09/09/1828 Leo Tolstoy, Russia, novelist (War & Peace, Anna Karenina) 09/09/1834 Joseph H Shorthouse, English writer (John Inglesant)
    09/09/1834 William MacRae, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1882 09/09/1850 Harishchandra, India, poet/dramatist/father of modern Hindi 09/09/1850 Leopoldo Miguez, composer
    09/09/1853 Frederick R Spofforth, Australia, cricketer (Demon)
    09/09/1855 Houston S Chamberlain, British/German race theorist
    09/09/1858 Benjamin Kidel, English Sudan (Control of the Tropics)
    09/09/1865 Edwin Lehare, composer
    09/09/1868 Mary Austin, Ill, feminist/nature writer (Land of Little Rain) 09/09/1872 Josef Stransky, composer
    09/09/1873 Edward Burlingame Hill, composer
    09/09/1877 Frank Chance, baseball player/manager, Tinkers to Evers to Chance 09/09/1880 Viking Eggeling, Sweden, artist/film maker (Diagonal Symphony) 09/09/1887 Alfred M Landon, (R-Ks) pres candidate (1932, 1936)
    09/09/1890 Harland Sanders, Kentucky Fried Chicken founder/colonel
    09/09/1892 Bruno Sturmer, composer
    09/09/1896 Fritz Reuter, composer
    09/09/1898 Frank (Fordham Flash) Frisch, NYC, baseball player (NL MVP 1931) 09/09/1899 Louis Cheslock, composer
    09/09/1899 Neil Hamilton, Lynn Mass, actor (Commisioner Gordon-Batman) 09/09/1900 James Hilton, hotel magnate (Hilton Hotels)
    09/09/1907 Pinky Tomlin, Eureka Springs Ark, singer/actor (Tip-Waterfront) 09/09/1908 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate)
    09/09/1908 John Haeton, US, bobsled (Olympic-silver-1928, 48)
    09/09/1909 Kwame Nkrumah, communist/premier Gold Coast/president Ghana (1960-66
    09/09/1912 Kurt Sanderling, Arys Germany, conductor (E Berlin Symph 1960-77) 09/09/1915 Guus [August] Oster, actor/director (Carr‚)
    09/09/1919 Jacques Marin, Paris, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo)
    09/09/1919 Jimmy 'the Greek' Snyder, gambler/sportscaster (lay you 5 to 1) 09/09/1921 Andrzej Dobrowolski, composer
    09/09/1924 Jane Greer, Wash DC, actress (Prisoner of Zenda, Clown)
    09/09/1924 Nino Bibbia, Italy, bobsled (Olympic-gold-1948)
    09/09/1925 Cliff Robertson, La Jolla Calif, actor (Charly)/spokesman for AT&T 09/09/1926 Jake Carey, US R&B-singer (Flamingos-I Know Better)
    09/09/1928 Julian E 'Cannonball' Adderley, US, jazz musician (Black Messiah) 09/09/1929 Stan Parris, (Rep-R-VA, 1973-74, 81- )
    09/09/1930 Paolo Castaldi, composer
    09/09/1932 Ali Doelman-Pel, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
    09/09/1932 Sylvia Miles, NYC, actress (Midnight Cowboy, Farewell My Lovely) 09/09/1935 [Chaim] Topol, Tel Aviv Israel, actor (Fiddler on the Roof) 09/09/1936 Augustinius Franz Kropfreiter, composer
    09/09/1937 Michail Tal, Russian world champ skater (1960-61)
    09/09/1939 Howard P McKeon, (Rep-R-California)
    09/09/1941 Curtis Otto Bismark Curtis-Smith, composer
    09/09/1941 Les Braid, England, bass (Swinging Blue Jeans-You're No Good) 09/09/1941 Otis Redding, Georgia, rocker (Sitting on the Dock of the Bay) 09/09/1942 Inez Foxx, Greensboro NC, rocker (Mockingbird, Hi Diddle Diddle) 09/09/1942 John Linder, (Rep-R-Georgia)
    09/09/1943 George Roger Waters, keyboardist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall) 09/09/1944 Olga de Hare, ballerina
    09/09/1945 Dee Dee Sharpe, [Dione Larue], US singer (I Love You Anyway) 09/09/1946 Billy Preston, singer/pianist, 5th Beatle (David Brenner Show) 09/09/1947 David Rosenboom, composer
    09/09/1947 Lynn Fitzgerald, marathoner (ran 133 miles 939 yards in 24 hrs) 09/09/1949 Joe Theismann, NFL QB (Redskins)
    09/09/1949 John Curry, England, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1976)
    09/09/1950 Tom Wopat, Lodi Wisc, actor (Luke Duke-Dukes of Hazzard)
    09/09/1951 Corry Konings, Dutch singer
    09/09/1951 Michael Keaton, Pitts Pa, actor (Gung Ho, Batman)
    09/09/1951 Robert Desiderio, Bronx NY, actor (Det Kennedy-Heart of the City) 09/09/1952 Angela Cartwright, England (Make Room for Daddy, Lost in Space) 09/09/1952 Dave Stewart, rocker (Eurythmics-Here Comes the Rain Again) 09/09/1954 Walter Paul Davis, Pineville NC, basketball player (Olympic-gold-197
    09/09/1956 Anatoli Pavlovich Artsebarsky, Russia, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-1
    09/09/1958 Lita Ford, London England, vocalist (Kiss Me Deadly)
    09/09/1960 Julianna Young, Ft Campbell KY, playmate (Nov, 1993)
    09/09/1962 Aleta Rzepecki Sill, Detroit Mich, bowler (1983 WIBC single) 09/09/1963 Leslie Thompson, Burlington Vt, cross country skier (Olympics-1994) 09/09/1966 Brenda Epperson, actress (Ashley-Young & Restless)
    09/09/1966 David Bennent, Lausanne, actor (Tin Drum, Legend)
    09/09/1969 Scott DeFreitas, Newton Mass, actor (Andy Dixon-As the World Turns)


    Deaths:

    09/09/ 9 -BC- Nero Claudius Drusus, Roman general strategist, dies 09/09/1087 Willem de Veroveraar, duke of Normandy/king of England, dies 09/09/1087 William I, The Conqueror, King of England/Duke of Normandy, dies 09/09/1438 Eduard [Dom Duarte], king of Portugal (1433-38)/writer, dies 09/09/1488 Fran‡ois II of Bretagne, dies
    09/09/1573 Andr‚ the Resende, Portuguese dominican/humanist, dies
    09/09/1713 Giovanni A di Bartlommeo Viscardi, Swiss architect, dies
    09/09/1770 Bernard S Albinus, [Weiss], German surgeon/anatomist, dies at 73 09/09/1770 Georg D Ehret, German/English cartoonist, dies at 62
    09/09/1803 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32
    09/09/1817 Paul Cuffe, entrepreneur/civil rights activist, dies at 58 09/09/1832 Bernhard Joseph Klein, composer, dies at 39
    09/09/1876 American Horse, Sioux chief, dies in battle
    09/09/1878 Jacobo Ficher, composer, dies at 18
    09/09/1888 John van Swieten, Dutch governor of West-Sumatra, dies at 71 09/09/1898 St‚phane Mallarm‚, French publisher (L'aprŠs-midi d'un faune), dies 09/09/1901 Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French painter, dies
    09/09/1901 Willem baron of Goltstein of Oldenaller, minister of Cologne dies 09/09/1902 Titus AJ van Asch van W˜ck, governor Suriname (1891-97), dies 09/09/1912 Jaroslav Vrchlicky, [Emil Fr¡da], Czech poet, dies at 59
    09/09/1913 Count Paul J Smet de Naeyer, Belgian politician, dies
    09/09/1926 David Lobo, actor, dies in an accident
    09/09/1926 Greta Lobo-Braakensiek, actress, dies in an accident
    09/09/1931 Lujo [Ludwig J von] Brentano, German economist dies at 86 09/09/1941 Gustav Ehrismann, German germanist, dies at 85
    09/09/1942 Zsigmond M¢ricz, Hungarians writer (R¢zsa S ndor), dies
    09/09/1944 Cut P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
    09/09/1951 Cecil Gray, composer, dies at 56
    09/09/1954 Alfred Gradstein, composer, dies at 49
    09/09/1957 Ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84
    09/09/1959 Max d' Ollone, composer, dies at 84
    09/09/1960 Armas Toivo Valdemar Maasalo, composer, dies at 75
    09/09/1962 Pat Rooney, vaudevillian (Night club), dies at 82
    09/09/1963 Earnest Kantorowicz, German/US historian, dies at 68
    09/09/1963 John Schouten, Dutch ARP chairman, dies
    09/09/1964 Charles O'Neill, composer, dies at 82
    09/09/1965 Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer, dies at 90
    09/09/1965 Julian Carrillo-Trujillo, composer, dies at 90
    09/09/1966 Antonio Massana, composer, dies at 76
    09/09/1966 Leon de Smet, Flemish painter, dies
    09/09/1971 Billy Gilbert, (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday), dies at 76 09/09/1973 Samuel N Behrman, US stage/screenwriter (Quo Vardis), dies at 80 09/09/1974 Sultan Ismail Hajibeyov, composer, dies at 55
    09/09/1975 John McGiver, actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), dies at 6
    09/09/1976 Mao Tse-Tung, Chinese communist party chairman (1949-76), dies at 82
    09/09/1978 Jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86) 09/09/1979 Solon Michaelides, composer, dies at 73
    09/09/1982 Frederic Dannay, [Ellery Queen], US, detective writer, dies 09/09/1984 Walter Kaufmann, composer, dies at 77
    09/09/1987 Gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered 09/09/1991 Edwin M McMillan, US, chemist (neptunium, plutonium, Nobel 1951), di
    09/09/1991 John Lawrence, doctor, dies
    09/09/1991 Joop H Zwart, Spanish fighter/publicist (Black Widow), dies 09/09/1993 Helen O'Connell, singer (Green Eyes), dies of cancer at 73


    Significant Events:

    09/09/ 701 St Sergius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/09/1492 Columbus' fleet sets sail west
    09/09/1513 Battle of Flodden Fields; English defeat James IV of Scotland 09/09/1561 Sermon of Poissy
    09/09/1739 Slave revolt in Stono SC led by Jemmy (25 whites killed)
    09/09/1776 Continental Congress renames 'United Colonies,' 'United States' 09/09/1839 John Herschel takes 1st glass plate photograph
    09/09/1841 Great Lakes steamer 'Erie' sinks off Silver Creek NY, kills 300 09/09/1850 California becomes 31st state
    09/09/1850 Territories of New Mexico & Utah created
    09/09/1857 H Goldschmidt discovers asteroid #56 Melete
    09/09/1860 H Goldschmidt discovers asteroid #61 Danae
    09/09/1862 Lee splits his army & sends Jackson to capture Harpers Ferry 09/09/1863 Battle of Cumberland Gap, TN
    09/09/1867 Luxembourg gains independence
    09/09/1875 Lotta's Fountain (Kearny & Market) dedicated
    09/09/1878 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #189 Phthia
    09/09/1880 President Hayes visits SF
    09/09/1890 A Charlois discovers asteroids #297 Caecilia & #298 Baptistina 09/09/1892 Almalthea, moon of Jupiter, discovered
    09/09/1892 E E Barnard at Lick discovers Amalthea, 5th Jupiter moon
    09/09/1895 American Bowling Congress formed (NYC)
    09/09/1899 French Capt Alfred Dreyfus sentenced on unjust grounds
    09/09/1903 6 km long Engadin-railroad tunnel of Switzerland inaugurated 09/09/1908 Orville Wright makes 1st 1-hr airplane flight, Fort Myer, Va 09/09/1908 Russia takes part of Poland
    09/09/1909 Heavyweight Jack Johnson & Al Kaufman fight to no decision in SF 09/09/1911 1st European airpost (Hendon to Windsor, England)
    09/09/1912 J Verdrines becomes 1st to fly over 100 mph (107 mph/172 kph) 09/09/1913 Assn for Study of Negro Life & History organizes in Chicago 09/09/1914 Battle of Marne (German advance stalls, Paris saved)
    09/09/1914 Boston Brave George Davis no-hits Phila Phillies, 7-0
    09/09/1915 Assn for study of Negro Life & History forms by Carter G Woodson 09/09/1918 Dutch govt of Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms
    09/09/1919 Boston's police force forms strike
    09/09/1920 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #938 Chlosinde
    09/09/1922 St Louis Brown Baby Doll Jacobson hits 3 triples beating Tigers 16-0
    09/09/1922 Turkish troops defeat Smyrna
    09/09/1922 William T Cosgrave replaces Irish premier Collins
    09/09/1926 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1067 Lunaria
    09/09/1926 National Broadcasting Co created by Radio Corporation of America 09/09/1926 Train disaster at Washer, 4 die
    09/09/1927 Tony Lazzeri Day at Yankee Stadium
    09/09/1928 M Wolf discovers asteroid #1365 Henyey
    09/09/1928 Silvio Cator of Haiti, sets then long jump record at 26' ¬' 09/09/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1160 Illyria
    09/09/1932 Frank Crosetti ties record, striking out twice in 1 inning 09/09/1932 Mine strikes at Belgian Borinage ended
    09/09/1932 Spanish Cortes grants Catalonia autonomy
    09/09/1936 Yanks clinch 8th pennant
    09/09/1939 Nazi army reaches Warsaw
    09/09/1939 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #1535 Paijanne
    09/09/1942 1st bombing on continental US soil, Mount Emily Oregon (WW II) 09/09/1942 Compulsory work for women, children & old males in Batavia 09/09/1943 Italy surrenders to Allies
    09/09/1943 Red Army occupies Bachmatsj
    09/09/1943 US, British & French troops land in Salerno (operation Avalanche) 09/09/1944 Allied forces liberate Luxembourg
    09/09/1944 Bulgaria liberated from Nazi control (National Day)
    09/09/1944 Resistance fighter Cut Musch arrested in Nijverdal Neth
    09/09/1944 US 113th cavalry passes Belg-Dutch borders
    09/09/1944 Very strong hurricane hits Netherland
    09/09/1945 Japanese in S Korea, Taiwan, China, Indochina surrender to Allies 09/09/1945 Jimmie Foxx hits his 534th & final HR
    09/09/1945 Phila A's Dick Fowler no-hits St Louis Brown, 1-0
    09/09/1948 Bkln Dodger Rex Barney no-hits NY Giants, 2-0
    09/09/1948 People's Democratic Republic of Korea proclaimed
    09/09/1950 1st use of TV laugh track-Hank McCune
    09/09/1950 Massive arrests of communists in France
    09/09/1953 KGTV TV channel 10 in San Diego, CA (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting 09/09/1953 WFIE TV channel 14 in Evansville, IN (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/09/1954 Earthquake strikes Orl‚ansville Algeria: 1,400 killed
    09/09/1956 African Party for Liberation of Guinea-Bissau & Cape Verde forms 09/09/1956 Elvis Presley appears on national TV for 1st time (Ed Sullivan) 09/09/1956 K Reinmuth & I Groenevel discovers asteroid #1691 Oort
    09/09/1957 Nashville's new Hattie Cotton Elementary School dynamited 09/09/1958 Pirate Roberto Clemente ties record of 3 triples in a game 09/09/1959 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #2065 Spicer
    09/09/1960 4th American Football League plays 1st game (Denver 13, Boston 10) 09/09/1962 Soviet economist Liberman plead for autonomous businesses 09/09/1962 WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, NY (ABC) begins broadcasti
    09/09/1963 Landslide into Vaiont Dam emptys lake, kills 3-4,000 (Italy) 09/09/1964 German DR govt allows short visits to West Germany
    09/09/1965 Fran‡ois Mitterrand nominated for French presidency
    09/09/1965 Sandy Koufax pitches his 4th no-hitter, a perfect game vs Cubs (1-0)
    09/09/1965 Tibet is made an autonomous region of China
    09/09/1966 John Lennon meets Yoko Ono at an avante-garde art exposition 09/09/1967 1st successful test flight of a Saturn V
    09/09/1967 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2120 Tyumenia
    09/09/1967 Uganda declares independence from Great Britain
    09/09/1968 1st US Open, held as an 'open' (Arthur Ashe-wins)
    09/09/1968 Minn Tommy Krammer passes for 6 touchdowns vs Green Bay (42-7) 09/09/1968 WGIQ TV channel 43 in Louisville, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/09/1968 WVPT TV channel 51 in Staunton, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/09/1969 Allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82 09/09/1969 Seaplane crashes at Indianapolis, kills 83
    09/09/1969 WCVN TV channel 54 in Covington, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/09/1970 Feyenoord wins World Cup
    09/09/1971 1,000 convicts seize Attica, NY prison
    09/09/1971 John Lennon & Yoko Ono appear on Dick Cavett Show (ABC-TV) 09/09/1971 John Lennon releases 'Imagine' album
    09/09/1971 NHL great Gordie Howe retires
    09/09/1975 Viking 2 launched toward orbit around Mars, soft landing
    09/09/1977 1st TRS-80 computer sold
    09/09/1977 Harvard College discovers asteroid #2267 Agassiz
    09/09/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #3233 Krisbarons & #3409
    09/09/1978 3rd game of Boston Massacre; Yanks beat Red Sox 7-0
    09/09/1978 Balt Orioles pull their 7th triple play (5-4-3 vs Toronto) 09/09/1978 Iraqi Ayatollah Khomeini calls for uprising in Irani army 09/09/1979 John McEnroe beats Vitas Gerulatis, for US Open Tennis title 09/09/1979 Sid Bernstein offers $« billion for a Beatle reunion
    09/09/1979 Yusef Islam (Cat Stevens) weds Fouzia Ali at Kensington Mosque 09/09/1981 Vernon E Jordan resigns as president of National Urban League 09/09/1982 Columbia mated with SRBs & external tank in preparation for STS-5 09/09/1982 Conestoga 1, 1st private commercial rocket, makes suborbital flight 09/09/1983 Challenger returns to Kennedy Space Center via Sheppard AFB, Texas 09/09/1983 Radio Shack announces their color computer 2 (Coco2)
    09/09/1984 Calif Angel Michael Witt is 11th to pitch a perfect baseball game 09/09/1984 John McEnroe beats Ivan Lendl, for US Open Tennis title
    09/09/1985 President Reagan proclaims sanctions against South Africa 09/09/1985 Race riot in Birmingham England
    09/09/1986 NYC jury indicts Gennadly Zakharov (Soviet UN employee) of spying 09/09/1987 Gary Hart admits on 'Nightline,' to cheating on his wife
    09/09/1987 Larry Bird (Celtics), begins NBA free throw streak of 59
    09/09/1987 Nolan Ryan strikes out his 4,500th batter
    09/09/1988 US swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup: NZ set to appeal 09/09/1989 Steffi Graf beats Martina Navratilova for US Open championship 09/09/1990 Bush & Gorbachev meet in Helsinki & urge Iraq to leave Kuwait 09/09/1991 Only 1,695 fans watch Boston Red Sox play Cleveland
    09/09/1992 1st time Baltimore Orioles draw 3 million fans at home
    09/09/1992 MTV awards - Howard Stern appears as Fartman
    09/09/1993 Croupier of casino in Bristol England, shoots a 4, a record 8 times 09/09/1993 PLO recognizes state of Israel
    09/09/1993 Ukraine premier Leonid Koetsjma, resigns

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Thu Sep 9 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/10/1487 Julius III, Counter-Reformation pope (1550-55)
    09/10/1585 Ercole Porta, composer
    09/10/1588 Nicholas Lanier, composer
    09/10/1645 Romeyn de Hooghe, Haarlem Neth, painter/goldsmith
    09/10/1714 Nicolo Jommelli, composer
    09/10/1736 Carter Braxton, US farmer/signer (Declaration of Independence) 09/10/1751 Bartolomeo Campagnoli, Italian violinist/composer/conductor 09/10/1752 John Soane, English architect (Bank of England, Soane Museum) 09/10/1779 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer
    09/10/1787 John Jordan Crittenden, MC (Union), died in 1863
    09/10/1810 Albert Gallatin Blanchard, Brig General (Confederate Army) 09/10/1815 Eleazer Arthur Paine, Brig General (Union volunteers)
    09/10/1823 Adolf von Doss, composer
    09/10/1832 Randall Lee Gibson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1892 09/10/1836 Joseph Wheeler II, Maj Gen (Confederacy/Cavalry/Army of Tennessee) 09/10/1836 Karl Merz, composer
    09/10/1839 Isaac Kauffman Funk, US, publisher (Funk & Wagnalls)
    09/10/1848 William M Harnett, US painter (Old Violin)
    09/10/1854 Anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth manufacturer (Vroom & Dreesman) 09/10/1857 James E Keeler, US, astronomer (rings of Saturn)
    09/10/1866 Jeppe Aakj‘r, Danish journalist/author/poet (Vredens Bírn) 09/10/1866 Tor Bernhard Vilhelm Aulin, composer
    09/10/1869 Caro Roma, composer
    09/10/1872 Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, India, cricketer/politician
    09/10/1875 Paul Scheinpflug, composer
    09/10/1883 Euphemia 'Phemia' Molkenboer, author/poster artist
    09/10/1885 John de Young, cardinal/archbishop of Utrecht (Handbook)
    09/10/1886 Hilda Doolittle, US, poetess (imagisten)
    09/10/1887 Giovanni Gronchi, president of Italy
    09/10/1889 Vilem Petrzelka, composer
    09/10/1890 Franz Werfel, Austria, author (40 Days of Musa Dagh)
    09/10/1892 Arthur H Compton, US physicist (X-rays)
    09/10/1893 Al 'Fuzzy' St John, Santa Ana Calif, actor (Lash of the West) 09/10/1896 Elsa Schiaparelli, French fashion designer
    09/10/1902 Toivo R Pekkanen, Finnish writer (Wegwerkers)
    09/10/1906 Bertus van Lier, composer
    09/10/1906 Lambertus 'Bertus' van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied) 09/10/1907 Fay Wray, Alberta Canada, actress-King Kong's main squeeze [or 9/15]
    09/10/1909 Raymond Scott, Bkln NY, orch leader (Your Hit Parade)
    09/10/1913 Zeph[ania L] Mothopeng, pres South Afr Pan-African Congress (1986-
    09/10/1914 Robert Wise, movie director (Day the Earth Stood Still)
    09/10/1915 Edmond O'Brien, NYC, actor (Sam Benedict, Johnny Midnight) 09/10/1919 Lex van Delden, composer/writer
    09/10/1920 Egbert van Paridon, actor/director
    09/10/1925 Roy James Brown, US boxer/soul singer (Good Rockin' Tonight) 09/10/1926 Beryl Cook, British painter
    09/10/1927 Gwen Watford, British actress (Body in the Library, Ghoul) 09/10/1927 Yma Sumac, [Emperatriz Chavarri], Ichocan Peru, 5 octave soprano 09/10/1928 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Spac
    09/10/1929 Akio Yashiro, composer
    09/10/1929 Arnold Palmer, golfer (PGA Golfer of Year 1960, 1962)
    09/10/1933 Yevgeny V Khrunov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5)
    09/10/1934 Charles Kuralt, Wilmington NC, newscaster (On the Road)
    09/10/1934 James L Oberstar, (Rep-D-Minnesota, 1975- )
    09/10/1934 Larry Sitsky, composer
    09/10/1934 Roger Maris, Yankee, HR champ (61 in 1961, AL MVP 1960, 1961) 09/10/1934 Vasil Kazandzhiev, composer
    09/10/1935 John Palmer, Kingsport Tenn, news anchor (NBC Weekend News) 09/10/1935 Paul van Vliet, night club performer
    09/10/1937 Paul Martin Palombo, composer
    09/10/1939 Greg Mullavey, Buffalo NY, actor (Tom-Mary Hartman, Rituals) 09/10/1940 Roy Ayers, LA, disco jazz artist (Fever, You Send Me)
    09/10/1943 Garrett List, composer
    09/10/1944 Thomas Allen, British opera singer
    09/10/1945 Jos‚ Feliciano, Lares PR, singer/songwriter (Light my Fire) 09/10/1945 Rein van den Broek, trumpeteer (Ekseption)
    09/10/1945 Richard M Mullane, Tx, USAF/astro (STS 41-D, STS-27, STS-36) 09/10/1945 Tom Ligon, New Orleans, actor (Joyride)
    09/10/1946 James R Hines, Dumas Ark, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-gold-1968) 09/10/1948 Bob Lanier, NBA center (Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks) 09/10/1948 Judy Geeson, Arundei Sussex Engld, actress (To Sir With Love, Berser
    09/10/1948 Margaret Trudeau, Vancouver BC, former Canadian 1st lady
    09/10/1950 Joe Perry, Boston, rocker (Aerosmith-Walk this Way)
    09/10/1951 Albert R Wynn, (Rep-D-Maryland)
    09/10/1953 Amy Irving, Palo Alto, Cal, actress (Yentl, Carrie, Crossing Delancy
    09/10/1955 Charlotte Lewis, Chic Ill, basketball player (Olympic-silver-1976) 09/10/1955 Giannina Facio Franco, San Jose Costa Rica, Mrs Phillipe Junot 09/10/1957 Brian Fitzpatrick, Upper Darby Pa, actor (Rick Alden-Loving) 09/10/1957 Siobhan Fahey, rocker (Bananarama-Venus)
    09/10/1960 Miranda Wilson, Nebraska, actress (Sandra-Santa Barbara)
    09/10/1963 Carol Decker, rocker (T'Pau-Heart & Soul)
    09/10/1963 David Titlow, rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich & Famous)
    09/10/1965 Allison Daughtry, actress (Guilding Light)


    Deaths:

    09/10/ 918 Boudewijn II the Bare, originator of Flanders territory, dies 09/10/ 954 Louis IV, of overseas, King of France, dies
    09/10/1279 Robert Kilwardby/Anglicus, English philosopher/Cardinal, dies 09/10/1305 Nicholas van Tolentino, Italian saint, dies
    09/10/1382 Louis I, the Great, King of Hungary/Poland, dies
    09/10/1419 Jan zonder Vrees, duke of Burgundy/count of Flanders, murdered 09/10/1419 John the Fearless, Burgundy/French warrior, murdered at 48 09/10/1547 Pierlugi Faraese, Italian son of Pope Paul III, murdered
    09/10/1600 John Bruhesius, [Bruhesen], bishop of Groningen, dies
    09/10/1623 John I Van de Velde, calligrapher (Mirror of Write-Konste), dies 09/10/1765 Jacob Gilles, pension advisor, dies at about 74
    09/10/1806 Johann C Adelung, German translator/librarian, dies at 74 09/10/1828 Earl d'Andr‚ossi, French general/parliament leader, dies at 67 09/10/1831 George Guest, composer, dies at 60
    09/10/1839 Pieter Font˜n, painter, dies
    09/10/1842 Letitia Tyler, Pres Tyler's (1841-45) wife, dies at 51
    09/10/1845 Karl August von Lichtenstein, composer, dies at 78
    09/10/1858 Henry Wellington Greatorex, composer, dies at 44
    09/10/1862 Carlos A L¢pez, president of Paraguay (1844-62), dies at 71 09/10/1867 Simon Sechter, composer, dies at 78
    09/10/1868 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer, dies at 79
    09/10/1895 Harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64
    09/10/1898 Elisabeth AE, empress of Austria/wife of Franz Joseph I, dies at 60 09/10/1916 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
    09/10/1922 Arpad Szendy, composer, dies at 59
    09/10/1931 Alfonso Randano, composer, dies at 78
    09/10/1932 Percy Fletcher, composer, dies at 52
    09/10/1934 George Henschel, composer, dies at 84
    09/10/1942 Nachman N 'Neddy' Bamberg, actor, dies in Auschwitz at 63 09/10/1945 Vaino Raitio, composer, dies at 54
    09/10/1951 Giuseppe Mule, composer, dies at 66
    09/10/1954 Peter Anders, German opera singer, dies
    09/10/1955 Robert Blackburn, British aviation pioneer, dies at 70
    09/10/1961 Leo Carrillo, actor (Pancho-Cisco Kid), dies at 81
    09/10/1976 Dalton Trumbo, US writer/director (Johnny Got His Gun), dies at 70 09/10/1976 Mordecai Johnson, 1st black president of Howard U, dies at 86 09/10/1977 Hamida Djandoubi, convicted murderer last to, die by guillotine 09/10/1979 Agostinho Neto, poet/1st pres of Angola, dies at 57
    09/10/1979 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer, dies
    09/10/1982 Max [GMJ] Winders Maximilien, Belgium architect, dies
    09/10/1983 Balthasar J 'John' Vorster, S African premier (1966-78), dies at 67 09/10/1985 Alexa Kenin, actress (Mousie-Coed Fever), dies at 23
    09/10/1990 Samuel Kanyon Doe, president of Liberia (1980-90), assassinated 09/10/1991 Yves Montand, actor (Lets Make Love, Z), dies at 70
    09/10/1993 Rita Karin, Polish-Latvia/US actress (Sophie's Choice), dies at 73


    Significant Events:

    09/10/ 422 St Celestine I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/10/ 918 Arnulf I the Old becomes landsheer of Flanders
    09/10/1349 Jews who survived a massacre in Constance Germany are burned to deat
    09/10/1510 Bishop Frederik of Bathe recaptures Oldenzaal
    09/10/1608 John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Va 09/10/1776 George Washington asks for a spy volunteer, Nathan Hale volunteers 09/10/1798 British Honduras beats Spain in battle of St George
    09/10/1813 Comm Oliver H Perry defeats British in Battle of Lake Erie 09/10/1823 Simon Bolivar named president of Peru
    09/10/1845 King Willem II opens Amsterdam Stock exchange
    09/10/1846 Elias Howe patents sewing machine
    09/10/1847 1st theater opens in Hawaii
    09/10/1849 1st performance of US actor Edwin Booth (Richard III)
    09/10/1858 G Searle discovers asteroid #55 Pandora
    09/10/1858 H Goldschmidt discovers asteroid #54 Alexandra
    09/10/1858 John Holden hits 1st recorded HR (Bkln vs NY)
    09/10/1861 -15] Battle at Cheat Mountain, Elkwater West Virginia
    09/10/1861 Battle of Carnifex Ferry VA
    09/10/1869 Baptist minister invents rickshaw in Yokohama, Japan
    09/10/1870 Dutch Jurist Cooperation established
    09/10/1872 Karl Marx speaks in Amsterdam
    09/10/1882 1st international conference to promote anti-semitism meets 09/10/1882 J Palisa discovers asteroid #231 Vindobona
    09/10/1882 Dresden Germany (Congress for Safeguarding of Non-Jewish Interests) 09/10/1884 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Conventio
    09/10/1897 Police shoot at striking mine workers in Penns, kills 20
    09/10/1899 2nd quake in 7 days hits Yakutat Bay Alaska
    09/10/1900 20.3 cm rainfall at Each Point, South Dakota (state record) 09/10/1905 Japanese battleship Mikasa explodes
    09/10/1910 Great Idaho Fire destroys 3 million acres of timber
    09/10/1913 Cleveland Call & Post established
    09/10/1913 George W Buckner, named minister to Liberia
    09/10/1913 Lincoln Highway opens as 1st paved coast-to-coast highway 09/10/1919 Indian's Ray Caldwell no-hits Yankees 3-0
    09/10/1919 NYC welcomes home Gen John J Pershing & 25,000 WW I soldiers 09/10/1922 Largest Polo Grounds crowd Meusel, Ruth & Gehrig consecutive HRs 09/10/1923 Irish Free state joins League of Nations
    09/10/1924 Leopold & Loeb found guilty of murder
    09/10/1926 Allies-German treaty of Koblenz drawn
    09/10/1926 Germany joins League of Nations
    09/10/1927 France wins its 1st Davis Cup
    09/10/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1131 Porzia
    09/10/1930 Charles E Mitchell, named minister to Liberia
    09/10/1931 Lord Cecil of British Govt says War was never so improbable 09/10/1936 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1476 Cox
    09/10/1939 Canada declares war on Germany
    09/10/1940 Buckingham Palace hit by German bomb
    09/10/1942 British troops lands on Madagascar
    09/10/1943 British 8th army occupies Tarente
    09/10/1945 KLS-AM in Oakland Ca changes call letters to KWBR (now KDIA) 09/10/1945 Vidkun Quisling sentenced to death for collaborating with Nazis 09/10/1948 B˜z Criminal division sentences war criminal Jacob Folks to life 09/10/1948 P Shajn discovers asteroid #1735 ITA
    09/10/1950 Joe DiMaggio becomes 1st to hit 3 HR in a game at Griffith Stadium 09/10/1951 British begins economic boycott of Iran
    09/10/1953 Swanson sells it's 1st 'TV dinner'
    09/10/1954 12 second shock kills 1,460 in Orleansville Algeria
    09/10/1954 WLUK TV channel 11 in Green Bay, WI (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting 09/10/1955 'Gunsmoke' premieres on CBS TV
    09/10/1956 Louisville Ky public schools integrates
    09/10/1956 WSYE (now WETM) TV chan 18 in Elmira-Corning, NY (NBC) 1st broadcast
    09/10/1958 WJCT TV channel 7 in Jacksonville, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/10/1960 Abebe Bikila runs OR marathon (2:15:16.2)
    09/10/1960 NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits 643' HR over right field roof in Detroi
    09/10/1960 Running barefoot, Ethiopian Abebe Bikila wins Rome Olympic marathon 09/10/1961 Mickey Mantle becomes 7th to hit HR # 400
    09/10/1962 KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/10/1962 Maryland Campaign (Antietam Campaign)
    09/10/1962 Rod Laver wins Grand Slam of tennis
    09/10/1962 WDCN TV channel 8 in Nashville, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/10/1963 20 black students entered public schools in Alabama
    09/10/1963 Phillies beat Houston Colt .45s, 16-0
    09/10/1964 Palestinian Liberation Army (PLA) established
    09/10/1965 Phillies 10,000th game to a decision since 1900, Phils beat Cards 09/10/1965 WUND TV channel 2 in Columbia, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/10/1966 Beatles' 'Revolver,' album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks 09/10/1966 Heavyweight Cassius Clay KOs Karl Mildenberger in Frankfurt 09/10/1967 Chic White Sox Joel Horlen no-hits Det Tigers, 6-0
    09/10/1967 Gibraltar votes 12,138 to 44 to remain British
    09/10/1967 KVVU TV channel 5 in Henderson-Las Vegas, NV (IND) begins broadcasti
    09/10/1969 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2352 Kurchatov
    09/10/1969 NY Mets sweep Montreal Expos putting them in 1st place for 1st time 09/10/1971 KVUE TV channel 24 in Austin, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/10/1972 20th Olympic games close at Munich, German FR
    09/10/1972 Emerson Fittipaldi is youngest to win an auto race World Championshi
    09/10/1972 US Men's olympic basketball teams 1st lose, 51-50 to USSR (disputed)
    09/10/1972 WKAR TV channel 23 in East Lansing, MI (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/10/1973 Muhammad Ali defeats Ken Norton
    09/10/1973 NY Jets trade pro footballs leading receiver Don Maynard to St Louis
    09/10/1974 Guinea-Bissau gains independence from Portugal
    09/10/1974 Lou Brock ties (104) & then sets (105) baseball stolen base mark 09/10/1974 Teuvo Louhivouri sets cycling distance record of 515.8 mi in 24 hrs 09/10/1976 2 airliners collide over Yugoslavia, kills all 176 aboard 09/10/1976 5 Croatian terrorists capture TWA-plane at La Guardia Airport, NY 09/10/1977 Blue Jays beat Yankees 19-3 with 20 hits
    09/10/1977 Chris Evert beats Wendy Turnbull for her 3rd cons US Open title 09/10/1978 Arlyne Rhode sets female footbow distance record (1,113 yds & 30') 09/10/1978 Chris Evert & Jimmy Connors win US Open tennis tournament 09/10/1978 E F Helin discovers asteroid #2100 Ra-Shalom
    09/10/1978 P Wild discovers asteroid #2262 Mitidika
    09/10/1979 3 Puerto Rican nationalists who attempted to kill Truman are freed 09/10/1980 Bill Gullickson, sets rookie record of striking out 18
    09/10/1981 'Guernica' of Pablo Picasso returns to Spain
    09/10/1982 Decca releases Beatle audition 'Complete Silver Beatles' album 09/10/1983 Martina Navratilova beats Chris Evert Lloyd for US Open title 09/10/1984 Discovery returns to Kennedy Space Center via Altus AFB, Okla 09/10/1984 Sean O'Keefe (11) is youngest to cycle across US (24 days) 09/10/1986 Bryan O'Connor named chairman of Space Flight Safety Panel 09/10/1988 Steffi Graf wins US Open, 1st woman Grand Slam since Court (1970) 09/10/1989 Boris Becker beats Yvan Lendl for US Open championship
    09/10/1989 East Germans begin their flight to west (via Hungary & Czech) 09/10/1990 19 year old Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi to win US Open 09/10/1990 1st time since 1966 that all 8 grand slam tennis champs are differen
    09/10/1990 George Bush & Mikhail Gorbachev meet in Helsinki
    09/10/1990 Hard Rock Cafe opens in Las Vegas Nevada
    09/10/1990 Iran agrees to resume diplomatic ties with Iraq
    09/10/1990 Mariner Matt Young becomes 21st AL'er to strike out 4 in 1 inning 09/10/1992 Brewers Robin Yount is 17th to get 3,000th hit against Cleve Indians
    09/10/1992 Bud Selig becomes interm commissioner of baseball
    09/10/1992 Lucy in Peanuts comics raises her Pyschiatric Help from 5› to 47› 09/10/1993 1,000 Boeing 747 jumbo plane produced
    09/10/1993 Israel & PLO sign joint recognition statements

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/11/1458 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia) 09/11/1476 Louise of Savoye, French mother/regentes of king Fran‡ois I 09/11/1522 Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical
    09/11/1523 Pierre the Ronsard, poet
    09/11/1525 Johan Georg, monarch of Brandenburg (1571-91)
    09/11/1584 Thomas Erpenius, [of Erp], ori‰ntalist/arabist (grammar)
    09/11/1614 Philipp Buchner, composer
    09/11/1700 James Thomson, songwriter (Rule Britannia)
    09/11/1753 Friedrich August Baumbach, composer
    09/11/1764 Valentino Fioravanti, composer
    09/11/1786 Friedrich Kuhlau, composer
    09/11/1804 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka) [OS]
    09/11/1806 Joshua Blackwood Howell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 18
    09/11/1807 Ignaz Lachner, composer
    09/11/1813 Conrad Feger Jackson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 09/11/1835 William Wirt Allen, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1894 09/11/1838 John Ireland, Irish/US archbishop of St Paul
    09/11/1844 George Clement Martin, composer
    09/11/1860 Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss house painter [NS] 09/11/1861 Juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio)
    09/11/1862 O Henry, [William Sydney Porter], short story writer
    09/11/1874 Heinrich Kaspar Schmid, composer
    09/11/1876 Alfonso Broqua, composer
    09/11/1877 Feliks E Dzjerzjinski, Lithuania, founder (KGB)
    09/11/1877 James Jeans, England, physicist/mathematician/astronomer
    09/11/1885 David Herbert 'DH' Lawrence, England, writer (Lady Chatterly's Lover
    09/11/1885 Eratstus Flaval Beadle, publisher (Beadle's Dime Novels)
    09/11/1885 Herbert Stothart, composer
    09/11/1890 Marius Moaritz Ulfrstad, composer
    09/11/1891 Noel Gallon, composer
    09/11/1899 Nelly A 'Nell' Button, actress (Driestuivers Opera)
    09/11/1902 Alice Tully, Corning, NY, singer/patroness (Carnegie Hall) 09/11/1903 Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist
    09/11/1904 Than sis Petsalis, Greek author (I Mavr¢lyki)
    09/11/1909 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show
    09/11/1909 William H Natcher, (Rep-D-Kentucky, 1953- )
    09/11/1910 Gerhard Schr”der, German minister of Defense
    09/11/1913 Paul 'Bear' Bryant, US football coach (Alabama Crimson Tide) 09/11/1915 Jack Fascinato, Bevier Mo, pianist/orch leader (Kukla Fran & Ollie) 09/11/1917 Ferdinand Marcos, Philippines Pres (1965-86)
    09/11/1917 Jessica Mitford, writer (American Way of Death)
    09/11/1922 Charles Evers, civil rights leader (Amazing Grace)
    09/11/1923 Alan Badel, Manchester England, actor (Shogun)
    09/11/1923 Betsy Drake, fitness expert/actress (Every Girl Should be Married) 09/11/1924 Daniel Kahikina Akaka, (Rep-D-HI, 1977- /Sen-D Hawaii)
    09/11/1924 Tom Landry, NFL player (NY Giants)/coach (Dallas Cowboys) 09/11/1925 Ashley Heenan, composer
    09/11/1925 Harry Stuart Somers, composer
    09/11/1926 Alfred Slote, author (Love & Tennis, Omega Station)
    09/11/1926 Gerrit van Niekerk Viljoen, South African minister of Legislation 09/11/1928 Earl Holliman, La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic) 09/11/1928 Reubin Askew, (Gov-Fla)
    09/11/1929 David S Broder, Chicago Hgts Ill, journalist (Pulitzer 1973) 09/11/1930 Cathryn Damon, Seattle Wash, actress (Mary Campbell-Soap) 09/11/1932 Bob Packwood, (Sen-R-OR, 1969- )
    09/11/1932 Herbert 'Sonny' Leon Callahan, (Rep-R-Alabama, 1985- )
    09/11/1932 Robert W Packwood, (Sen-R Oregon)
    09/11/1932 Valentino, Milan Italy, fashion designer (Jacquline Kennedy Onasis) 09/11/1935 Arvo Part, composer
    09/11/1935 Gherman Titov, USSR, 1st man to spend a day in space (Vostok 2) 09/11/1936 Charles Dierkop, LaCrosse Wisc, actor (Det Pete Royster-Police Woman
    09/11/1937 Paola Ruffo di Calabria, Ital princess/queen of Belgium (1993- ) 09/11/1937 Robert L Crippen, Beaumont Tx, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 1, 7, 41C, 41
    09/11/1939 Lola Falana, Camden NJ, singer (Liberation of LB Jones)
    09/11/1940 Brian DePalma, film director (Body Double, Dressed to Kill) 09/11/1942 Tom Dreesen, comedian (Tim Ried's partner)
    09/11/1945 Leo Kottke, Athens Ga, guitarist (Ice Water, Greenhouse)
    09/11/1949 Marty Liquori, US, runner (AAU 3 mile-1979 (13:14.7))
    09/11/1950 Amy Madigan, Chicago Ill, actress (Uncle Buck, Twice in a Lifetime) 09/11/1954 Reed Birney, Alexandria Va, entertainer (Greatest Man in the World) 09/11/1957 Jon Moss, rocker (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me) 09/11/1958 Donna Auguste, Beaumont Texas, computer designer (Newton) 09/11/1958 Mick Talbot, rocker (Style Council-You're the Best Thing) 09/11/1960 Neal X, rocker (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
    09/11/1961 Virginia Madsen, Chicago Ill, actress (Dune, Hot Spot, Class) 09/11/1962 Elizabeth Daily, actress (Street Music)
    09/11/1962 Kristy McNichol, LA Calif, actress (Buddy-Family, Barbara-Empty Nest
    09/11/1963 Bonnie Gadusek, Pittsburgh, tennis player (French Juniors 1981) 09/11/1967 Kendra Lee Ruwe, Madison Idaho, Miss Idaho-America (1991) 09/11/1969 Laura Sisk, Maryland, actress (Allison Rescott-Loving)
    09/11/1970 Berry Richter, Madison Wis, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994) 09/11/1992 Paul Storken, priest (De weg terug)


    Deaths:

    09/11/1297 Hugh de Cressingham, English treasurer, dies in battle
    09/11/1599 Cornelis de Houtman, navigator (1st Dutch trip to Java), murder at 3
    09/11/1606 Carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58 09/11/1646 Johann Stobaeus, composer, dies at 66
    09/11/1709 Hamilton, Scottish(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle 09/11/1709 Oxenstiern, German(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle 09/11/1709 Spaar, German(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle
    09/11/1712 Giovanni D Cassini, French astronomer, dies
    09/11/1713 John Foot, lawyer, dies at 65
    09/11/1721 Rudolph J Camerarius, German physician (sexuality plans), dies 09/11/1733 Francois Couperin, composer, dies at 64
    09/11/1789 Luca Sorkocevic, composer, dies at 55
    09/11/1848 Henri-Philippe Gerard, composer, dies at 87
    09/11/1858 Alexander L'vovich Gurilyov, composer, dies at 55
    09/11/1870 Eugenio Lucas y Padilla, Spanish poet, dies at about 46
    09/11/1888 Domingo F Sarmiento, president of Argentina (1868-74), dies at 77 09/11/1891 Antera Tarqu¡nis de Quental, Portuguese poet/revolutionary, dies at
    09/11/1892 Charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, composer, dies at 84
    09/11/1898 Adolphe-Abraham Samuel, composer, dies at 74
    09/11/1922 Louis Coerne, composer, dies at 52
    09/11/1924 Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57
    09/11/1946 Arthur of Schendel, writer (Holland drama), dies at 72)
    09/11/1948 Quaid-i-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah, dies
    09/11/1949 Henri Rabnaud, composer, dies at 75
    09/11/1950 John C Smuts, co-found British RAF/S African PM (1919..48), dies at
    09/11/1954 Licinio Refice, composer, dies at 69
    09/11/1957 Petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80
    09/11/1958 Robert Lach, composer, dies at 84
    09/11/1959 Paul Douglas, actor (Adventure Theater), dies at 52
    09/11/1966 Charlie Cantor, actor (Artie-Ray Bolger Show), dies at 68 09/11/1970 Chester Morris, actor (Diagnosis: Unknown), dies at 69
    09/11/1971 Nikita Khrushchev, dies of a heart attack at 77
    09/11/1971 Percy Helton, actor (Homer-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 77 09/11/1973 Salvador Allende Gossens, president Chile, dies
    09/11/1976 Jan Kunc, composer, dies at 93
    09/11/1980 Jose Antonio Calcano, composer, dies at 80
    09/11/1981 Frank McHugh, actor (Dawn Patrol, Going My Way), dies at 83 09/11/1982 Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68
    09/11/1984 Hilding Hallnas, composer, dies at 81
    09/11/1987 Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72 09/11/1988 George Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90
    09/11/1988 Luis W Alvarez, physicist (Nobel-1968), dies at 77
    09/11/1988 Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead at 43 in Jamacia
    09/11/1992 Erik Terpstra, director (Versier de leegte, De ander, Daniel), dies 09/11/1992 Paul Storken, priest (Away Backing), dies
    09/11/1993 Antoine Izmery, Haitian businessman/advisor to pres Aristide, murder
    09/11/1993 Erich Leinsdorf, Austria/US conductor/author: Cadenza, dies at 81


    Significant Events:

    09/11/ 813 Charles the Great crowns Louis I emperor
    09/11/1297 Battle at Stirling Bridge, Scottish rebel Wm Wallace beats English 09/11/1304 Willem III becomes earl of Holland
    09/11/1609 Henry Hudson discovers Manhattan island
    09/11/1649 Massacre of Drogheda-Cromwell kills 3,000 royalists
    09/11/1649 Oliver Cromwell seizes Drogheda Ireland
    09/11/1709 Battle at Malplaquet: Engl/Aust/Dutch Great Alliance beat France 09/11/1773 Benjamin Franklin writes 'There never was a good war or bad peace' 09/11/1777 Battle of Brandywine, Pa; Americans lose to British
    09/11/1786 Annapolis Convention to determine interstate commerce
    09/11/1789 Alexander Hamilton appointed Secretary of Treasury
    09/11/1814 Battle of Lake Champlain, NY; Americans defeat British
    09/11/1831 Charles Darwin meets with capt Fitzroy at Plymouth
    09/11/1839 1st Canadian track & field meet held (Caer Howell Grounds) 09/11/1847 1st singing of Stephen Fosters 'Susanna' (in Pittsburgh)
    09/11/1850 'Swedish Nightingale' Jenny Lind gives 1st US concert
    09/11/1852 Olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R 09/11/1853 1st electric telegraph in use, Merchant's Exchange to Pt Lobos 09/11/1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre-120 colonists killed by indians in Utah 09/11/1872 Prosper Henry discovers asteroid #125 Liberatrix
    09/11/1875 1st newspaper cartoon strip
    09/11/1877 Rijkslandbouwhoge school opens in Wageningen
    09/11/1879 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #202 Chryseis
    09/11/1881 Triple landslides bury Elm Switz
    09/11/1885 Moses Hopkins, named minister to Liberia
    09/11/1886 Mayflower (US) beats Galatea (England) in 7th America's Cup 09/11/1889 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure 'Crooked Man' (BG)
    09/11/1891 A Charlois discovers asteroid #317 Roxane
    09/11/1893 Bronx Gas & Electric Company opens on Frisby & Tremont Ave 09/11/1893 Shaku Soen is 1st Zen teacher to visit the West (Chicago) 09/11/1898 M Wolf & A Schwassmann discovers asteroid #435 Ella
    09/11/1898 M Wolf discovers asteroid #434 Hungaria
    09/11/1900 President Kruger crosses boundary with Mozambique
    09/11/1904 P Gotz discovers asteroids #543 Charlotte & #544 Jetta
    09/11/1907 A Kopff discovers asteroids #646 Kastalia, #647 Adelgunde, 09/11/1907 #648 Pippa & #649 Josefa
    09/11/1909 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
    09/11/1910 1st commercially successful electric bus line opens (Hollywood) 09/11/1912 Netherland Olympic Committee forms
    09/11/1912 Phila A's Eddie Collins steals 6 bases in 1 game
    09/11/1916 German troops conquer Kavalla Greece
    09/11/1918 Boston Red Sox beat Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 2 in 15th World Series 09/11/1919 US marines invade Honduras
    09/11/1922 British mandate of Palestine begins
    09/11/1923 After a single, Red Sox Howard Ehmke retires next 27 Yanks 09/11/1923 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #1628 Strobel & #1662 Hoffmann 09/11/1923 ZR-1 (biggest active dirigible) flies over NY's tallest
    09/11/1923 skyscraper, Woolworth Tower
    09/11/1926 Aloha Tower dedicated in Honolulu
    09/11/1926 Spain leaves League of Nation due to Germany joining
    09/11/1926 US defeats France for their 7th straight Davis Cup championship 09/11/1926 Yanks' Bob Meusel ties record with 3 sacrifice flies
    09/11/1927 Babe Ruth hits 50th of 60 homers
    09/11/1928 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger
    09/11/1928 P Shajn discovers asteroid 1120 Cannonia, 1121 Natascha & 1610 Mirna
    09/11/1929 SF Mayor Rolph inaugurates new pedestrian traffic light system 09/11/1930 Stomboli volcano (Sicily) throws 2-ton basaltic rocks 2 miles 09/11/1935 US captures Davis Cup for 7th straight year
    09/11/1936 A's pitcher Horace Lisenbee gives up 26 hits in a game
    09/11/1936 FDR dedicates Boulder Dam, now known as Hoover Dam
    09/11/1939 British submarine Triton torpedoes British submarine Oxley 09/11/1939 Iraq & Saudi Arabia declare war on nazi-Germany
    09/11/1940 Anton Mussert establishes Dutch SS
    09/11/1940 Hitler begins operation-Seel”we (invasion England)
    09/11/1941 Belgium King Leopold marries Lilian Baels
    09/11/1941 FDR orders any Axis ship found in American waters be shot on sight 09/11/1942 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1759 Kienle
    09/11/1943 Allied arm forces conquerors Salerno
    09/11/1943 Jewish ghettos of Minsk & Lida Belorussia liquidated
    09/11/1943 Last German Q/pirate ship sinks near Easter Island
    09/11/1943 US & Australian troops join in Salamaua, New Guinea
    09/11/1944 FDR & Churchill meet in Canada at 2nd Quebec Conference
    09/11/1944 US 5th pantzer division is 1st to enter nazi-Germany
    09/11/1946 1st mobile long-distance car-to-car telephone conversation 09/11/1950 1st typesetting machine to dispense with metal type exhibited 09/11/1950 33 die in a train crash in Coshocton Ohio
    09/11/1950 Dick Tracy TV show sparks uproar concerning violence
    09/11/1951 Florence Chadwick becomes 1st woman to swim English
    09/11/1951 Channel from England to France. It takes 16 hours & 19 minutes 09/11/1952 P Shajn discovers asteroid #1987 Kaplan
    09/11/1952 West German Chancellor Adenauer signs a reparation pact for Jews 09/11/1953 KSBW TV channel 8 in Salinas-Monterey, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/11/1953 WEHT TV channel 25 in Evansville, IN (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1954 1st Miss America TV broadcast
    09/11/1954 20.4 cm rainfall at Brunswick, Maine (state record)
    09/11/1954 KXJB TV channel 4 in Valley City (Fargo) (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/11/1955 KTVT TV channel 11 in Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (IND) begins broadcastin
    09/11/1956 Cin Red Frank Robinson ties rookie record with his 38th HR 09/11/1959 'Duke' Ellington wins Springarn Medal for his musical achievements 09/11/1959 Elroy Face's 22 game win streak ends as Dodgers beat Pirates 5-4 09/11/1959 Oriole Jerry Walker pitches 16 inn beating White Sox 1-0
    09/11/1960 17th Olympic games close in Rome Italy
    09/11/1961 Bob Dylan's 1st NY performance
    09/11/1962 Beatles cut 'Love Me Do' & 'PS I Love You'
    09/11/1962 KVCR TV channel 24 in San Bernardino, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1964 George Harrison forms Mornyork Ltd music publishing company 09/11/1964 Gillette's 20 year contract with MSG & ABC to televise fights for 09/11/1964 free ends as Dick Tiger defeats Don Fullmer at Cleve Auditorium 09/11/1965 Beatles' 'Help!,' album goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks
    09/11/1966 Johnny Miller becomes 1st Yank to hit a HR on his 1st at bat 09/11/1967 French president De Gaulle visits Poland
    09/11/1967 Indian/Chinese border fights
    09/11/1967 US Surveyor 5 makes 1st chemical analysis of lunar material 09/11/1967 WSRE TV channel 23 in Pensacola, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1967 WUNE TV channel 17 in Linville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1967 WUNF TV channel 33 in Asheville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1967 WUNG TV channel 58 in Concord, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/11/1969 P Wild discovers asteroid #1891 Gondola & #2029 Binomi
    09/11/1971 Egypt adopts its constitution
    09/11/1972 BART begins service with a 26-mi (42-km) line from Oakland to Fremon
    09/11/1972 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #1907 Rudneva, #1908 Pobeda, 09/11/1972 #2113 Ehrdni, #2164 Lyalya, #2178 Kazakhstania & #2238 Steshenko 09/11/1973 Chile's President, Salvador Allende, deposed in a military coup 09/11/1976 Evonne Goolagong loses her 4th straight US Open Final (Evert wins) 09/11/1977 Guillermo Vilas beats Jimmy O'Connors wins US Open
    09/11/1977 TV's Rhoda gets divorced
    09/11/1980 Chile adopts its constitution
    09/11/1981 2nd govt of Agt forms
    09/11/1982 Chris Evert 6th US open title defeats Hana Mandlikova
    09/11/1983 Fashion designer Donna Karen marries Stephan Weiss
    09/11/1983 Franco Harris becomes 3rd NFL to rush 11,000 yards
    09/11/1983 Jimmy Connors & Martina Navratilova win US Open tennis tournament 09/11/1985 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #3646
    09/11/1985 Intl Cometary Explorer (ISEE 3) passes Giacobini-Zinner by 7900 km 09/11/1986 Dow Jones Industrial Avg suffered biggest 1-day decline ever, 09/11/1986 Pres Mubarak receives Israeli premier Peres
    09/11/1988 1/3 of population argues for Estonia autonomy
    09/11/1988 Sports Aid-jogging to feed the world
    09/11/1989 Drexel formally pleads guilty to security fraud
    09/11/1989 KSO-AM in Des Moines Iowa changes call letters to KGGO
    09/11/1991 'La Toya: Growing Up in The Jackson Family' forms sale
    09/11/1991 14 die in a Continental Express commuter plane crash near Houston 09/11/1991 Air crash at Djeddah, Saudi-Arabia, 263 die
    09/11/1991 NY Yankees final game at Baltimore Oriole's Memorial Stadium 09/11/1992 Hurricane Iniki hits Kauai Hawaii; 3 die & 8,000 injured
    09/11/1992 Space Shuttle STS 47 (Endeavour 2) launches into space
    09/11/1993 Junxia Qu runs 1500m ladies world record (3:50.46)
    09/11/1993 Steffi Graf wins US tennis open

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Sep 11 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/12/1494 Fran‡ois I van Valois-Angoulˆme, king of France
    09/12/1655 Sebastien de Brossard, composer
    09/12/1659 Ferdinand W, prince of Wrttemberg-Neustadt/gen Dutch infantry 09/12/1720 Frederick Philipse III, NYC, land owner (Bronx, Westchester & Putnam
    09/12/1761 Georg Friedrich Theodor Wolf, composer
    09/12/1768 Bemnjamin Carr, composer
    09/12/1788 Alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder (Disciples of Christ) 09/12/1801 Giuseppe Concone, Italian child singer
    09/12/1803 Frantisek Matej Hilmar, composer
    09/12/1806 Andrew Hull Foote, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1863 09/12/1811 James Hall, US geologist (Natural history of NY)
    09/12/1818 Richard Jordan Gatling, US, inventor (hand-cranked machine gun) 09/12/1829 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter
    09/12/1829 Charles Dudley Warner, Mass, newspaperman/author (Being a Boy) 09/12/1830 William Sprague, Gov (Union), died in 1915
    09/12/1852 HH Asquith, (L) British PM (1908-16)
    09/12/1852 Hubert H Asquith, premier Great Britain (1908-16)
    09/12/1856 Johann Heinrich Beck, composer
    09/12/1857 George H Breitner, impressionist painter/water colors painter 09/12/1858 Fernand Khnopff, Belgian painter
    09/12/1871 Friedrich, Prince of Liechtenstein, Romania
    09/12/1876 Flor Alpaerts, composer
    09/12/1879 Fausto Agnelli, Swiss painter
    09/12/1879 H de Bie, lawyer (children's rights)
    09/12/1880 Henry L Mencken, Baltimore, Md, newspaperman/critic (Prejudices) 09/12/1881 Daniel Jones, England phoneticist (English pronouncing dictionary) 09/12/1887 George Georgescu, composer
    09/12/1888 J¢szi J Ters nszky, Hungary, musician/writer (Youth of Marci Kakuk) 09/12/1888 Maurice Chevalier, Paris, thanked heaven for little girls (Gigi) 09/12/1890 Guido Guerrini, composer
    09/12/1891 Adolph Weiss, composer
    09/12/1891 Hans Albers, German actor (Die Nacht Geh”rt Uns)
    09/12/1892 Alfred A Knopf, US, publisher (1966 Alexander Hamilton Medal) 09/12/1894 Billy Gilbert, Louisville Ky, (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday) 09/12/1896 Giuseppe Zoppi, Swiss writer (Il Libro Dell'Alpe)
    09/12/1897 IrŠne Joliot-Curie, French physicist (neutron, Nobel 1935) 09/12/1898 Ben Shahn, painter (1964 Arts & Letters)
    09/12/1899 Gerard Hord˜k, painter
    09/12/1900 Eric Harding Thiman, composer
    09/12/1901 Ben Blue, Montreal, actor (Accidental Family, Frank Sinatra Show) 09/12/1901 Ernst Pepping, German composer
    09/12/1902 Juscelino Kubitschek, president Brazil (1955-60)
    09/12/1902 Margaret Hamilton, Ohio, wicked witch of the west (Wizard of Oz) 09/12/1904 Gavril Nikolayevich Popov, composer
    09/12/1905 Boris Arapov, composer
    09/12/1906 Dmitri D Sjostakovitsj, Russian pianist/composer [OS]
    09/12/1906 Ruvim Pergament, composer
    09/12/1907 Joe Lederer, Austrian actress/writer (Drei Tage Liebe)
    09/12/1909 Douglas Fairbanks Jr, US, actor/producer (Ghost Story)
    09/12/1909 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
    09/12/1910 Rolf [Robert] Liebermann, Swiss composer
    09/12/1913 Ben[jamin S] Polak, Neth, physician/communist/resistance fighter 09/12/1913 Jesse Owens, track star, spoiled Hitler's 1936 Olympics with 4 gold 09/12/1915 Billy Daniels, Jacksonville Fla, singer (Billy Daniels Show) 09/12/1917 Christian Geel, poet/sculptor/artist
    09/12/1920 Irene Daily, actress (Liz-Another World, Grissom Gang)
    09/12/1920 Jan W Schulte Nordholt, poet/historian (Blossoming Stone) 09/12/1921 Am¡lcar Cabral, worked for independence of Portuguese Africa 09/12/1921 Frank McGee, Monroe La, news anchor (NBC Evening News)
    09/12/1921 Stanislaw Lem, Poland, sci-fi author (Solaris, Invincible) 09/12/1922 Jackson Mac Low, composer
    09/12/1924 Amilcar Cabral, Cape Verde Islands, fought for Guinea Bissau indepen
    09/12/1924 Howard Curtis Nielson, (Rep-R-UT, 1983- )
    09/12/1925 Dickie Moore, LA Calif, actor (Expert, Oliver Twist, Little Men) 09/12/1927 Ina Muller-van Ast, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
    09/12/1929 Harvey Lester Schmidt, composer
    09/12/1930 Larry Austin, composer
    09/12/1931 George Jones, Saratoga Tx, singer (Golden Rings, Oh Lonesome Me) 09/12/1931 Ian Holm, Ilford Essex England, actor (Himmler-Holocaust) 09/12/1934 Gunther Gebel-Williams, lion tamer (Ringling Bros Circus) 09/12/1935 Allan B Swift, (Rep-D-Washington, 1979- )
    09/12/1935 Richard H Hunt, Chicago, sculptor (Pyramidal Construction) 09/12/1938 Tatiana Troyanos, NYC, mezzo-soprano (Octavian-Der Rosenleavalier) 09/12/1939 Henry A Waxman, (Rep-D-California, 1975-86)
    09/12/1939 Phillip Ramey, composer
    09/12/1940 Linda Gray, Santa Monica Calif, actress (Sue Ellen Ewing-Dallas) 09/12/1940 Mickey Lolich, Detroit Tiger pitcher (won 25 in 1971)
    09/12/1940 Stephen J Solarz, (Rep-D-NY, 1975-93)
    09/12/1940 Susan Sennett, Santa Monica Calif, actress (Big Bad Mama) 09/12/1941 Hans-Karsten Raecke, composer
    09/12/1942 Tom s Marco, Basque/Spanish composer
    09/12/1943 Maria Muldaur, Greenwich Village, NY, singer (Midnight at the Oasis)
    09/12/1944 Barry White, Galveston Tx, singer (Love's Theme)
    09/12/1945 John Mauceri, NYC, conductor (Wash DC Opera)
    09/12/1945 Vern M Lindblad, Seattle WA, Turkologist
    09/12/1949 Irina Rodnina, USSR, pairs figure skater (Olympic-gold-1972, 76, 80)
    09/12/1951 Joe Pantoliano, actor (Finelli Boys)
    09/12/1952 Gerry Beckley, rock vocalist/guitarist (America-Daisy Jane) 09/12/1952 Neil Peart, Canada pop drummer (Rush-A Farewell to Kings) 09/12/1953 G‚ Reinders, singer/songwriter (Girls walk by)
    09/12/1953 John Williams, US, archer (Olympic-gold-1972)
    09/12/1954 Peter Scolari, New Rochelle NY, actor (Jerry-Newhart)
    09/12/1955 Nina Blackwood, Mass, actress/VJ (MTV, Solid Gold, Vice Squad) 09/12/1957 Hawk, [Michael Hegstrand], wrestler (ECW/WCW/WWF/AWA, Legion of Doom
    09/12/1957 Rachel Ward, Cornwell Manor England, actress (Thorn Birds) 09/12/1958 Wilfredo Benitez, PR, boxer (world champ at 17y176d)
    09/12/1961 Mylene Farmer, Montreal Canada, french singer (Cendres de Lune) 09/12/1966 Darren E Burrows, US, actor(?)
    09/12/1968 Larry Laronde, US funk metal guitarist (Primus-Frizzle Fry) 09/12/1972 Cady Cantrell, Lanett AL, playmate (Apr, 1992)
    09/12/1975 Tom Carroll, actor (J T Adams-Swan's Crossing)
    09/12/1977 James Louis McCartney, son of Paul & Linda McCartney


    Deaths:

    09/12/ 352 Maximinus van Trier, bishop of Trier/saint, dies
    09/12/1012 Guido van Anderlecht, Flemish pilgrim/saint, dies
    09/12/1015 Lambert I with the Beard, count of Leuven, dies in battle at about 6
    09/12/1185 Andronicus I Comnenus, Byzantine emperor (1183-85), lynched 09/12/1213 Pedro II, [el Catolico], king of Aragon, dies in battle
    09/12/1362 Innocent VI, [Etienne Aubert], Pope (1352-62), dies
    09/12/1500 Albrecht III van Saxon-Meisen, duke of Saxon, dies at 57
    09/12/1604 Louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29 09/12/1647 Joos Banckert, Swiss admiral (Spanish silver fleet), dies at 48 09/12/1660 Jacob Cats, [Father Cats], pension advisor of Holland, dies at 82 09/12/1661 Jacobus de la Torra, RC apostole vicar of Holland, dies at about 53 09/12/1674 Claes P 'Nicolas' Tulip, mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 80
    09/12/1683 Afonso VI, mentally ill king of Portugal (1656-67), dies at 40 09/12/1691 Johan Georg III, monarch of Saxon (1680-91), dies at 44
    09/12/1732 Eugene JP earl the Merode, Belgian marquis of Westerloo, dies at 58 09/12/1733 Fran‡ois Couperin 'Le Grand', French composer, dies at 64 09/12/1739 Reinhard Keiser, German conductor/composer (Markus-Passion, dies at
    09/12/1764 Jean Philippe Rameau, French composer (Castor en Pollux), dies at 80
    09/12/1789 Franz Xaver Richter, composer, dies at 79
    09/12/1806 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer, dies at 58
    09/12/1807 Edward Miller, composer, dies at 71
    09/12/1812 Pjotr I Bagration, Georgian/Russian ruler/general, dies in battle 09/12/1815 Jose Mauricio, composer, dies at 63
    09/12/1819 Gebhard Leberecht Frst von Blcher von Wahlstatt, General, dies at
    09/12/1824 Louis AG baron de Bacler d'albe, French cartographer, dies at 62 09/12/1871 Karl Collan, composer, dies at 43
    09/12/1877 Julius Reitz, composer, dies at 64
    09/12/1878 Friedrich August von Alberti, geologist (Triasic Age), dies at 83 09/12/1879 Peter Arnold Heise, composer, dies at 49
    09/12/1919 Leonid N Andrejev, Russ journalist/writer (Seven Hangs), dies 09/12/1927 Walther Amelung, German archaeologist, dies at 61
    09/12/1947 Harry Rowe Shelley, composer, dies at 89
    09/12/1953 Lewis Stone, actor (Prisoner of Zenda), dies at 73 of a heart attack
    09/12/1955 Gustave Vanzype, Belgian literary (La Gazette), dies at 86 09/12/1971 Lin Piau, Chinese politician, dies
    09/12/1972 William Boyd, cowboy (Hopalong Cassidy), dies at 77
    09/12/1973 Eduard Flipse, conductor/composer, dies at 77
    09/12/1973 Marjorie Post, US philanthropic/multi-millionaire ($200m), dies at 8
    09/12/1977 Robert Lowell, US poet/pacifist (Near the Ocean), dies at 60) 09/12/1977 Steven Biko, S African black student leader, dies in police custody 09/12/1980 Lillian Randolph, actress (Roots, Amos n Andy), dies at 65 09/12/1982 Kommer Kle˜n, actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89 09/12/1986 Frank Nelson, actor (Ralph-I Love Lucy, Jack Benny Show), dies at 75
    09/12/1986 Jacques-Henri Lartigue, French photographer, dies at 92
    09/12/1988 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74), dies at 78
    09/12/1988 Lauris Morstad, NATO commander/CEO Corning Fiberglass, dies at 71 09/12/1989 Anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
    09/12/1991 ?, Japanese interpreter of Rushdies 'Satanic Verses', murdered 09/12/1991 Jacques Benoit, [JJM Bayer), poet, dies
    09/12/1991 Regis Toomey, actor (You're in the Army Now, Burke's Law), dies at 9
    09/12/1992 Anthony Perkins, actor (Psycho), dies from AIDs at 60
    09/12/1992 Ruth Nelson, actress (Awakenings, 3 Women), dies at 87
    09/12/1993 Charles Lamont, actor/director (Abbott & Costello movies), dies at 9
    09/12/1993 Harold Innocent, actor (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves), dies at 60 09/12/1993 Herman Nieland, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 82
    09/12/1993 Raymond Burr, actor (Perry Mason), dies of liver cancer at 76


    Significant Events:

    09/12/ 490 -BC- Athenians defeat 2nd Persian invasion of Greece at Marathon 09/12/1015 Henry I becomes earl of Leuven
    09/12/1217 French prince Louis & English king Henry III sign peace treaty 09/12/1396 Crusaders under the earl of Nevers reaches Nicopolis
    09/12/1543 Treaty of Venlo: Duke Willem of Gulik & Emperor Charles V 09/12/1609 Henry Hudson discovers Hudson River
    09/12/1649 Drogheda, Ireland falls to Puritan troops; inhabitants massacred 09/12/1673 Prince Willem III occupies Naarden
    09/12/1683 Turkish troops attacks Vienna overthrows by Polish king Sobieski 09/12/1695 NY Jews petition governor Dongan for religious liberties
    09/12/1720 Isa„k of Hoornbeek elected Dutch pension advisor
    09/12/1751 Amsterdam refuses establishment of Jewish ghetto
    09/12/1758 Charles Messier observes Crab Nebula & begins catalog
    09/12/1776 Nathan Hale leaves Harlem Heights Camp (127th St) for spy mission 09/12/1787 Black Masons form 1st lodge
    09/12/1814 Battle of North Point fought near Baltimore during War of 1812 09/12/1818 Richard J Gatling invents revolving machine gun
    09/12/1840 Composer Robert Schumann marries Clara Wieck
    09/12/1857 423 die when 'Central America' sinks off Cape Romain SC
    09/12/1860 J Chacornac discovers asteroid #59 Elpis
    09/12/1862 Battle of Harpers Ferry VA
    09/12/1867 2nd synagogue in Cura‡ao, Emanu-El of Willemstad, inaugurated 09/12/1871 A Borrelly discovers asteroid #117 Lomia
    09/12/1878 Cleopatra Needle installed in London
    09/12/1884 R Luther discovers asteroid #241 Germania
    09/12/1885 Highest score (35) recorded in any 1st-class soccer match is set 09/12/1888 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure 'Greek Interpreter' (BG) 09/12/1895 Defender (US) beats Valkyrie III (Engld) in 10th America's Cup 09/12/1901 Arabs attack Gedara Palestine
    09/12/1906 A Kopff discovers asteroid #1780 Kippes
    09/12/1907 Lusitania arrives in NYC after 5 day crossing of Atlantic (record) 09/12/1909 J Palisa discovers asteroid #689 Zita
    09/12/1910 Gustav Mahlers 8th Symphony premieres
    09/12/1912 Dutch Olympian Committee established (NOC)
    09/12/1918 During WW I, US forces launch an attack on German-occupied St Mihiel
    09/12/1920 7th Olympic games close in Antwerp Belgium
    09/12/1920 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #937 Bethgea
    09/12/1922 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 5000m (14:35.4)
    09/12/1923 Britain takes over Southern Rhodesia from British South Africa Co 09/12/1923 S Belyavskij discovers asteroid #1006 Lagrangea
    09/12/1925 US win Davis Cup tennis tournament
    09/12/1928 Katharine Hepburn's NY stage debut in 'Night Hostess'
    09/12/1932 Bkln Dodger Johnny Frederick hits his record 6th pinch hit HR 09/12/1932 German govt of Papen falls/Reichstag dissolved
    09/12/1933 Alejandro Lerroux forms new Spanish govt
    09/12/1933 Dutch parliament accepts ban on uniforms
    09/12/1934 Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania signs Baltic Entente, against USSR 09/12/1936 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #1405 Sibelius
    09/12/1938 Adolph Hitler demands self-determination for Sudeten Germans in Czec
    09/12/1939 L Oterma discovers asteroid #1507 Vaasa
    09/12/1940 49 die & 200 injured when Hercules Powder Co plant explodes (NJ) 09/12/1940 Italian troops enter Egypt
    09/12/1941 1st German ship in WW2 captured by US ship (Busko)
    09/12/1942 Battle of Edson's Ridge begins at Guadalcanal
    09/12/1942 Free-Poland & Belgium asks pope to condemn nazi-war crimes 09/12/1943 Free French lands on Corsica
    09/12/1944 Noorbeek & Mheer freed
    09/12/1946 Court martial convicts Henry de Man to 20 years, in Brussels 09/12/1947 Pirate Ralph Kiner hits his record 8th HR in 4 games
    09/12/1949 Theodor Heuss elected 1st pres/Conrad Adenauer 1st PM of German FR 09/12/1950 Belgian govt dismisses all communist civil servants
    09/12/1950 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1800 Aguilar
    09/12/1951 S Arend discovers asteroid #1639 Bower
    09/12/1953 Jacqueline Bouvier marries John F Kennedy
    09/12/1953 Nikita Khrushchev becomes 1st Secretary of USSR Communist Party 09/12/1954 Indians sweep Yanks at Municipal Stadium; largest AL crowd (86,563) 09/12/1954 WLBZ TV channel 2 in Bangor, ME (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/12/1955 KNTV TV channel 11 in San Jose, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/12/1956 Black students enter & are barred from Clay Ky elementary school 09/12/1957 Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus visits US
    09/12/1959 'Bonanza' premieres on NBC-TV
    09/12/1959 J nos K d r becomes premier of Hungary
    09/12/1959 Luna 2 launched by USSR; 1st spacecraft to impact on Moon 09/12/1961 NASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 34,840 m 09/12/1962 Wash Senator Tom Cheney strikes out record 21 Orioles in 16 inn game
    09/12/1963 WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/12/1964 1st football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6 09/12/1964 Ralph Boston of US, sets then long jump record at 27' 4«' 09/12/1964 Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage
    09/12/1965 17th annual Emmy Awards
    09/12/1965 Hurricane Betsy strikes Florida & Louisiana kills 75
    09/12/1965 WCEE TV channel 23 in Rockford, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/12/1966 'Monkees,' premier on NBC
    09/12/1966 Gemini XI (Charles Conrad & R Gordon) launched for 71-hour flight 09/12/1966 KPNE TV channel 9 in North Platte, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/12/1966 WCES TV channel 20 in Wrens, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/12/1966 WUSF TV channel 16 in Tampa-St Petersburg, FL (PBS) 1st broadcast 09/12/1970 US LSD professor Timothy Leary escapes from Calif jail
    09/12/1970 USSR launches Luna 16; returns samples from lunar Sea of Fertility 09/12/1972 Lord Michael Killanin succeeds Avery Brundage as head of Olympics 09/12/1973 2 bettors win largest US Daily Double ($19,909.60 in Detroit) 09/12/1974 Coup overthrows Emperor Haile Selassie in Ethiopia (National Day) 09/12/1976 Seattle Seahawks play 1st regular-season game (St L 30, Sea 24) 09/12/1976 White Sox Minnie Minoso at age 53 hits a single
    09/12/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2473 Heyerdahl
    09/12/1978 Fidel Castro visits Addis Abba
    09/12/1978 Situation comedy 'Taxi' premieres on ABC television
    09/12/1979 Hurricane Frederick hits Mobile Alabama; 5 die & $23 million damage 09/12/1979 Indiana Pacers cut Ann Meyers, 1st woman on an NBA club
    09/12/1979 Pietro Mennea of Italy sets 200m record (19.72) in Mexico City 09/12/1979 Red Carl Yastrzemski gets his 3,000th hit off Yankee Jim Beattie 09/12/1980 Harvard College discovers asteroid #2305 King
    09/12/1980 Military coup under General Kenan Evren in Turkey
    09/12/1981 Elizabeth Ward (Arkansas) is crowned Miss America
    09/12/1982 P Wild discovers asteroid #3060
    09/12/1983 Albert Rizzo trod water at sea for 108 hours 9 minutes
    09/12/1983 R S Dunbar discovers asteroid #3551
    09/12/1983 Security guard Victor Gerena robs West Hartford company of $7 millio
    09/12/1983 USSR vetoes UN resolution deploring its shooting down of Korean plan
    09/12/1984 Country singer Barbara Mandrell is badly injured in a car accident 09/12/1984 Ethiopia forms socialistic republic
    09/12/1984 NY Met Dwight Goodin sets rookie strike out record at 251 09/12/1985 Flight readiness firing of Atlantis' main engines; 20 seconds 09/12/1985 P Wild discovers asteroid #3329
    09/12/1985 T Schildknecht discovers asteroid #3330
    09/12/1986 240.49 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
    09/12/1986 US professor Joseph Cicippio is kidnapped & held hostage in Beirut 09/12/1987 Ethiopia adopts constitution
    09/12/1987 Martina Navratilova wins US Open tennis tournament
    09/12/1987 Vince Coleman steals his 100th base for 3rd straight year 09/12/1988 1st NFL regular-season game played in Phoenix; Cowboys beat Card 09/12/1988 Gilbert, strongest hurricane ever (160 mph), devastates Jamaica 09/12/1990 US, England, France, USSR, East & West Germanys sign agreements 09/12/1990 allowing 2 Germanys to merge
    09/12/1991 Space shuttle STS 48 (Discovery 14) launched
    09/12/1992 Endeavour Space shuttle launches into space
    09/12/1992 Hurricane Inuki pounds Hawaii
    09/12/1992 Monica Seles beats Arantxa Sanchez Vicario to win US Open 09/12/1993 Junxia Cheek runs 3000 m ladies world record (8:12.29)
    09/12/1993 STS-51 (Discovery) launches into orbit

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sun Sep 12 20:30:06 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/13/1157 Alexander Neckum/de Sancto Albano, English theologist/encyclopedist 09/13/1551 Pandolfo Zallamella, composer
    09/13/1594 Francesco Manelli, composer
    09/13/1673 Hercule Brehy, composer
    09/13/1682 Theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer
    09/13/1688 Luca Antonio Praedieri, composer
    09/13/1739 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
    09/13/1739 Grigory Potemkin, army officer, statesman, Catherine II's lover, OS 09/13/1751 Henry Kobell, painter/cartoonist
    09/13/1755 Oliver Evans, pioneered high-pressure steam engine
    09/13/1806 Joseph Lewis Hogg, Brig General (Confederate Army), die in 1862 09/13/1806 Moritz Ganz, composer
    09/13/1813 John Sedgwick, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1864 09/13/1814 Nicolas Beets, [Hildebrand], writer (Camera Obscura)
    09/13/1817 John McAuley Palmer, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1900 09/13/1818 Olivier Gloux, [Aimard], Fren world explorer/writer (Grande Flibuste
    09/13/1819 Clara Josephine Schumann, [n‚e Wieck], Leipzig Germ, pianist/compose
    09/13/1836 John McCausland, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1927 09/13/1841 Johannes de Koo, journalist/songwriter
    09/13/1842 Odon Peter Jozsef de Mihalovich, composer
    09/13/1846 Richard Kiepert, German cartographer (Africa)
    09/13/1847 Charles Dupee Blake, composer
    09/13/1851 Walter Reed, US Army Surgeon, proved mosquitoes transmit yellow feve
    09/13/1857 Milton S Hershey, chocolate manufacturer/philanthropist
    09/13/1858 Catherinus Elling, composer
    09/13/1860 John J (Blackjack) Pershing, US commander (WW I)
    09/13/1862 Dirk Forest, liberal 2nd Member of Dutch parliament
    09/13/1863 Arthur Henderson, Britain, socialist/disarmament worker (Nobel 1934)
    09/13/1866 Adolf Meyer, US, psychiatrist/neurologist (pioneered mental hygiene)
    09/13/1874 Arnold Franz Walter Schonberg, Vienna Austria, composer (2nd Quartet
    09/13/1876 Sherwood Anderson, Winesburg, Ohio, author/publisher (Winesburg) 09/13/1882 Henri Potiron, composer
    09/13/1886 Alain L Lovke, philosopher
    09/13/1894 Anton Roosjen, politician/NCRV-chairman
    09/13/1894 J[ohn] B[oynton] Priestly, author (Good Companions)/wed Jessica Hawk
    09/13/1894 John B Priestley, English stagewriter (Journey Down a rainbow) 09/13/1895 Ruth McDevitt, Coldwater Mich, actress (Jo-All in the Family) 09/13/1896 Morris Kirksey, US, 4 X 100m (Olympic-gold-1920)
    09/13/1897 Gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer
    09/13/1899 Anton Constandse, anarchist/writer
    09/13/1902 Hermine Heijermans, actress/author
    09/13/1902 Leland Hayward, US producer (Spirit up St Louis)
    09/13/1903 Claudette Colbert [Lily Chauchoin], French actress (Texas lady) 09/13/1904 Gladys George, Patten Maine, actress (Roaring Twenties)
    09/13/1908 Ray Burns Green, composer
    09/13/1911 Bill Monroe, Rosine Ky, country singer (Blue Moon of Kentucky) 09/13/1912 Reta Shaw, South Paris Maine, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir)
    09/13/1913 Roy Engle, Mo, actor (Police Chief-My Favorite Martian)
    09/13/1916 Roald Dahl, UK, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables) 09/13/1917 Jon Thorarinsson, composer
    09/13/1917 Robert Eugene Ward, composer
    09/13/1917 Robert Ward, Cleveland Ohio, composer (Pantaloon)
    09/13/1918 Ray Charles, Chicago, orch leader (Perry Como)
    09/13/1920 Carole Mathews, Montgomery Ill, actress (Wilma-Californians) 09/13/1923 Reninca, [Ren‚e Lauwers], Flemish author (Seed in the Wind) 09/13/1924 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966) 09/13/1924 Norman Alden, Fort Worth Tx, actor (Pilaski-Hennesey, Al-Fay) 09/13/1924 Scott Brady, Bkln NY, actor (China Syndrome, Gremlins, Johnny Guitar
    09/13/1925 Gabriel Charpentier, composer
    09/13/1925 Mel Torm‚, Chic Ill, jazz singer 'Velvet Fog' (Jet Set, Night Court)
    09/13/1926 Emile Francis, NHL player/coach/GM (Rangers, Blues, Whalers) 09/13/1928 Ernest L Boyer, educator/chancellor of NY's State Universities (SUNY
    09/13/1930 James McLane, US, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1948) 09/13/1931 Barbara Bain, Chic, actress (Cinnamon-Mission Impossible, Space 1999
    09/13/1931 Marjorie Jackson, Australia, sprinter (Olympic-gold-1952) 09/13/1932 Bengt Hallberg, composer
    09/13/1933 Arif Melikov, composer
    09/13/1933 Eileen Fulton, Asheville NC, actress (Our Private World)
    09/13/1937 Fred Silverman, broadcasting exec (ABC/NBC)
    09/13/1938 Judith Martin, Miss Manners
    09/13/1939 Joyce Arleen Aug‚r, US soprano (Mozart/Matth„us Passion)
    09/13/1939 Larry Speakes, presidential press secretary
    09/13/1939 Richard Kiel, Detroit Mich, James Bond adversary
    09/13/1940 Joyce Schouten, Dutch singer (Fouryo's)
    09/13/1941 Oscar Arias S nchez, president of Costa Rica (1986- , Nobel 1987) 09/13/1944 Peter Cetera, Chicago, lead singer (Chicago-25 or 6 to 4, Old Days) 09/13/1944 [Winifred] Jacqueline Bisset, England, actress (Class, Deep, Secrets
    09/13/1945 Alain Louvier, composer
    09/13/1948 Clyde Kusatsu, Honolulu Hawaii, actor (Ali-Bring 'em Back Alive) 09/13/1948 Nell Carter, Birmingham Ala, actress (Nell-Gimme a Break, Lobo) 09/13/1951 David Clayton-Thomas, singer (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World) 09/13/1952 Johanna Klier-Schaller, German DR, 100m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1976) 09/13/1952 Karen Wyman, Bronx NY, singer (Long & Winding Road)
    09/13/1953 Taryn Power, LA Calif, actress (Maria)
    09/13/1956 [Joan] Joni Sledge, Phila, vocalist (Sister Sledge-We are Family) 09/13/1958 Ann Dusenberry, Tucson Az, actress (Jaws 2, Lies, Basic Training) 09/13/1965 Zak Starsky, drummer, son of Beatle Ringo
    09/13/1967 Michael Johnson, Dallas TX, US Olympic 200m runner (Olympic-92) 09/13/1971 Stella Nina McCartney, daughter of Paul & Linda McCartney 09/13/1971 Ted Drury, Boston Mass, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    09/13/ 81 Titus Flavius Vespasianus, emperor of Rome (69-81), dies at about 42
    09/13/ 867 Nicholas I, the Great, Italian Pope (858-67), dies
    09/13/1321 Dante Alighieri, author (Divine Comedy), dies
    09/13/1596 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
    09/13/1598 Philip II, King of Spain (1556-98), dies at 71
    09/13/1650 Ferdinand, of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik/archbishop, dies at 72 09/13/1759 James Wolfe, British general (Plains of Abraham), dies in battle at
    09/13/1803 John Barry, 1st American commodore, dies
    09/13/1859 Cornelis J van Axes, lawyer, dies at 71
    09/13/1872 Ludwig A Feuerbach, German philospher (Der Mensch ist), dies at 68 09/13/1881 Ambrose Everett Burnside, US Union general, dies at 57
    09/13/1894 Emmanuel Chabrier, composer, dies at 53
    09/13/1906 Georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66
    09/13/1913 Alfred Gaul, composer, dies at 76
    09/13/1921 Ludwig-Alexander von Battenberg [Mountbatten], adm (WW I), dies at 6
    09/13/1924 Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69
    09/13/1928 Italo Svevo, [Ettore Schmitz], Italian writer (Una Vita), dies 09/13/1932 Julius Rontgen, composer, dies at 77
    09/13/1932 Paul Gorguloff, murderer of French pres Doumer, beheaded
    09/13/1938 Samuel Alexander, Engl philosopher (Space, time & deity), dies at 79
    09/13/1948 Paul Wegener, German actor/director (Golem, Svengali), dies 09/13/1950 Sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 5
    09/13/1960 Leo Weiner, Hungarian composer (Toldi), dies at 75
    09/13/1969 Charles Foulkes, Canada general/honarary citizen of Wageningen, dies
    09/13/1971 Lin Piao, Chinese party leader, dies in air crash(?)
    09/13/1971 Nelly A 'Nell' Button, actress (Ocean Waters), dies at 72 09/13/1971 Nikita Chroestjsov, Soviet premier, buried
    09/13/1977 Leopold Stokowski, symphonic conductors, dies in England, at 95 09/13/1981 William Loeb, publisher of Manchester Union Leader, NH, dies at 75 09/13/1982 Grace, Princess of Monaco, dies at 52 in a car crash
    09/13/1982 Philip Ober, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 80 09/13/1985 Dane Rudhyar, composer, dies at 90
    09/13/1987 Mervyn Leroy, actor/screenwriter/director (Quo Vadis), dies at 86 09/13/1989 G‚za Frid, Hungarian/Dutch pianist/composer, dies
    09/13/1989 Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
    09/13/1991 Ferry Barendse, trumpeter/composer/arranger (Ramblers), dies 09/13/1991 Joseph Pasternak, movie producer, dies at 89 of cancer
    09/13/1992 Lou Jacobs, US clown (1966 US postage stamp), dies at 89, dies


    Significant Events:

    09/13/ 122 Building begins on Hadrian's Wall
    09/13/ 604 Sabinian begins his reign as Pope replacing Pope Gregory the Great 09/13/1556 Charles V & Maria of Hungary march into Spain
    09/13/1579 Breda forms Union of Utrecht
    09/13/1625 Rabbi Isiah Horowith & 15 other rabbis arrested in Jerusalem 09/13/1631 Admiral Tholen conquerors 30+ Spanish frigates
    09/13/1663 1st serious slave conspiracy in colonial America (Virginia) 09/13/1759 British beat French forces at Plains of Abrahams (Quebec) 09/13/1759 Wolfe defeats Montcalm on Plains of Abraham; Canada becomes English 09/13/1787 Prussian army moves into Netherlands
    09/13/1788 NY City becomes capital of US
    09/13/1789 1st loan to US Govt (from NYC banks)
    09/13/1791 France's King Louis XVI accepts constitution
    09/13/1800 Cura‡ao in English hands (until Jan 1803)
    09/13/1849 1st US prize fight fatality (Tom McCoy)
    09/13/1850 J R Hind discovers asteroid #12 Victoria
    09/13/1858 Hamburg-US ship Austria catches fire & sinks, 471 die
    09/13/1867 Gen E R S Canby orders SC courts to impanel blacks jurors 09/13/1868 J C Watson discovers asteroid #104 Klymene
    09/13/1869 Jay Gould & James Fisk attempt to control US gold market
    09/13/1881 Lewis Latimer invents & patents electric lamp with a carbon filament
    09/13/1882 Britain invades Egypt
    09/13/1883 Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0
    09/13/1898 M Wolf & A Schwassmann discovers asteroid #436 Patricia
    09/13/1906 1st airplane flight in Europe
    09/13/1907 J H Metcalf discovers asteroid #645 Agrippina
    09/13/1915 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #877 Walkure
    09/13/1918 J Palisa discovers asteroid #903 Nealley
    09/13/1918 Train accident at Weesp, kills 36
    09/13/1922 136.4øF (58øC), El Aziziyah, Libya in shade (world record) 09/13/1923 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1003 Lilofee
    09/13/1923 With Spain's king Alfonso XIII assist, army coup under de Rivera 09/13/1925 Bkln Dodger Dazzy Vance no-hits Phillies, 10-1
    09/13/1926 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1068 Nofretete
    09/13/1927 Waite Hoyt became only 20 game winner of 1927 Yankees
    09/13/1928 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1099 Figneria
    09/13/1928 KOH-AM in Reno NV begins radio transmissions
    09/13/1929 H Van Gent discovers asteroids #1132 Hollandia & #1133 Lugduna 09/13/1930 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 20,000m (1:04:38.4)
    09/13/1930 Tommy Armour wins PGA golf tournament
    09/13/1931 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1202 Marina
    09/13/1931 Right-radical coup of Dr Pfrimer fails in Austria
    09/13/1932 NY Yankees clinch their 7th pennant
    09/13/1936 Cleve Bob Feller strikes out then record 17 in a game (vs Phila A's)
    09/13/1936 Y Vaisala discovers asteroid #1406 Komppa
    09/13/1940 Italian troops under Marshal Graziani attack Egypt
    09/13/1942 Battle of Edson's Ridge (2nd Japanese assault) at Guadalcanal 09/13/1942 Cubs shortstop Leonard Merullo makes 4 errors in 1 inning 09/13/1942 German forces attack Stalingrad
    09/13/1943 Chiang Kai-shek became president of China
    09/13/1943 German counter attack at Salerno
    09/13/1944 Last transport out camp Westerbork to Auschwitz
    09/13/1947 WPVI TV channel 6 in Philadelphia, PA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/13/1948 Margaret Chase Smith (R-Me) elected senator, 1st woman to serve in 09/13/1948 both houses of Congress
    09/13/1949 Ladies Pro Golf Association of America formed in NYC
    09/13/1950 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1589 Fanatica
    09/13/1951 St Louis Cards beat NY Giants 6-4 (rescheduled from 9/12) then at 09/13/1951 night lose to Boston Braves 2-0
    09/13/1952 Adolfo Ruiz Cortinez elected president of Mexico
    09/13/1953 Nikita Khrushchev appointed 1st secretary-general of USSR 09/13/1954 WPBN TV channel 7 in Traverse City, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/13/1955 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroids #2227 Otto Struve & #316
    09/13/1956 Dike near Eastern Flevoland closes
    09/13/1958 Queen Juliana christens passenger ship Rotterdam
    09/13/1959 USSR's Luna 2 becomes 1st probe to contact another celestial body 09/13/1960 Dutch 1st Chamber condemns soccer-law
    09/13/1961 'Car 54 Where are You?' premieres on TV
    09/13/1961 Battles between UN & Katanga troops in Congo
    09/13/1961 Unmanned Mercury-Atlas 4 launched into Earth orbit
    09/13/1963 'Outer Limits' premieres on ABC TV
    09/13/1963 C Hoffmeister discovers asteroid #3674 Erbisbuhl
    09/13/1963 Yanks clinch their 28th pennant
    09/13/1964 3rd sitting of 2nd Vatican council opens in Rome
    09/13/1964 WKEF TV channel 22 in Dayton, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/13/1965 Beatles release 'Yesterday'
    09/13/1965 Today Show's 1st totally color broadcast
    09/13/1965 Willie Mays hits his 500th HR
    09/13/1968 Albania leaves Warsaw pact
    09/13/1970 IBM announces System 370 computer
    09/13/1970 Jordanian guerrilla's occupy Irbid city
    09/13/1971 9 hostages & 28 prisoners die in take over at Attica State Prison 09/13/1971 Frank Robinson hits his 500th HR
    09/13/1971 WIIQ TV channel 41 in Demopolis, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/13/1971 World Hockey Association formed
    09/13/1973 ABC announces it obtained TV rights for 1976 Olympics
    09/13/1973 Congress passes & sends a bill to Nixon to lift football's blackout 09/13/1973 Syrian/Israeli dogfight over Mediterranean Sea
    09/13/1974 -17] 3 Japanese kidnap French ambassador in the Hague
    09/13/1976 2nd Enterprise, approach & lands test (ALT) flight (5m28s) 09/13/1977 1st TV viewer discretion warning-Soap
    09/13/1977 2nd test of Space Shuttle Enterprise
    09/13/1977 General Motors introduces 1st US diesel auto (Oldsmobile 88) 09/13/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2372 Proskurin & #2951
    09/13/1977 S J Bus & T Lauer discovers asteroid #2735 Ellen
    09/13/1978 1st flight of McDonnell Douglas F-18A Hornet
    09/13/1978 NY Yanks win to gain sole possession of 1st place from 14 games back
    09/13/1978 N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2724 Orlov, #2787 Tovarishch 09/13/1979 South Africa grants Venda independence (Not recognized out of S Afr)
    09/13/1980 C Kowal discovers asteroid #2629
    09/13/1981 33rd Emmy Awards (Hill Street Blues big winner)
    09/13/1981 April Moon sets women's handbow distance record of 1,039 yds & 13' 09/13/1981 Atlanta Falcons tie record of 31 points in 4th quarter (vs Green Bay
    09/13/1981 John McEnroe beats Bj”rn B”rg for US Open title
    09/13/1982 50 die in Spantax Airlines DC-10 on takeoff from Malaga, Spain 09/13/1982 C & E Shoemaker discover asteroid #3199 Nefertiti
    09/13/1982 Joe Lefevre gets 6 hits in one baseball game
    09/13/1982 Oak Ridge Observatory discovers asteroid #3076
    09/13/1983 US mint strikes 1st gold coin in 50 years (Olympic Eagle) 09/13/1984 STS 41-G launch vehicle moves to launch pad
    09/13/1984 Simon Peres forms Israeli govt with Likoed
    09/13/1985 John Williams introduces new Today Show theme
    09/13/1986 Bert Blyleven gives up a record 44 HRs in a season
    09/13/1986 Kellye Cash (Miss Tennessee) crowned Miss America
    09/13/1987 Cesium-137 stole from hospital in Rio de Janeiro
    09/13/1987 Paul Lynch of Great Britain does 32,573 push-ups in 24 hours 09/13/1988 10th time, 4 players hit baseball major-league record grand slams 09/13/1988 9 hard/software manufacturers announce EISA computer bus in NY 09/13/1988 Gilbert is strongest (26.13 barometer) hurricane in Western Hemisphe
    09/13/1989 Fay Vincent named baseball commissioner
    09/13/1990 Commuter train at Johannesburg South Africa attacked, 36 die 09/13/1990 Iraqi troops storm residence of French ambassador in Kuwait 09/13/1990 Senate Judiciary Com opens hearing on confirmation of David Souter 09/13/1991 A 55 ton concrete beam falls in Montreal's Olympic Stadium 09/13/1991 Joe Coleman 3rd 100 RBI season in a row 3 teams (Cleve, SD & Toronto
    09/13/1992 NY Giants trailing Dallas Cowboys 34-0 in 3rd, lose 34-28 09/13/1992 Steffan Edberg beats Pete Sampress to win US Open
    09/13/1993 Israeli min of Foreign affairs Peres & PLO-Abu Mazen sign peace acco
    09/13/1993 Junxia Cheek runs ladies world record 3000m (8:06.11)
    09/13/1993 Queen NY begins required recycling

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Mon Sep 13 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/14/1486 Agrippa von Nettesheim, German occultist/alchemist/royal astrologer 09/14/1547 Johan van Oldenbarnevelt, land owner in Rotterdam
    09/14/1644 Gijsbert Cuper, classical/regent
    09/14/1722 Joseph Paul Ziegler, composer
    09/14/1732 Franz Josef Haydn, Austria, composer (Die Sch”pfung)
    09/14/1737 Johann Michael Haydn, composer
    09/14/1742 James Wilson, Scot/US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) 09/14/1748 Johann Paul Schulthesius, composer
    09/14/1760 Luigi Cherubini, composer
    09/14/1760 M Luigi CZS Cherubini, Italian prodigy/composer
    09/14/1761 Pavel Lambert Masek, composer
    09/14/1768 Georg Johann Schinn, composer
    09/14/1819 Henry Jackson Hunt, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1889 09/14/1835 Joseph Hayes, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1912 09/14/1835 YES de Smit-Rog, oldest citizen of Netherlands (Died 5/30/1940) 09/14/1836 Abraham PC Van Karnebeek, Dutch Foreign Minister (Liberal, 1918-27) 09/14/1838 John Pelham, Major (Confederate Army), died in 1863
    09/14/1840 George Elbridge Whiting, composer
    09/14/1849 Ivan Pavlov, Russia, physiologist/pioneer in psychology (Nobel 1904)
    09/14/1864 Lord Cecil of Chelwood, UK, help form League of Nations (Nobel 1937)
    09/14/1864 Robert Cecil, viscount of Chelwood
    09/14/1867 Charles Dana Gibson, illustrator, drew 'Gibson Girl'
    09/14/1879 Margaret Sanger, feminist/nurse/birth control proponent
    09/14/1880 Paul Fechter, German writer (Der Zauberer Gottes)
    09/14/1882 Harald Fryklof, composer
    09/14/1883 Martin Dibelius, German theologist (That Drawer Jahwes)
    09/14/1885 Vittorio Gui, Italian conductor/composer (Batture d'aspetto) 09/14/1886 Jan Garrique Masaryk, Czech, statesman/minister to London (1918-35) 09/14/1887 Karl Taylor Compton, physicist/atomic bomb scientist
    09/14/1887 Stanley 'Midnight Assassin' Ketchel, HW boxing champ (1908-10) 09/14/1899 Hal Wallis, movie producer (Maltese Falcon, Barefoot in the Park) 09/14/1904 Anton Zischka, Austrian writer (Lebendiges Europa)
    09/14/1904 Richard Mohaupt, Breslau Germany, composer (Bucolica)
    09/14/1907 A Cecil Snyder, Chief Justice of Puerto Rico
    09/14/1907 Cecil Brown, news correspondant (CBS)
    09/14/1908 Bernie Green, NYC, orch leader (Arthur Godfrey Show, Garry Moore Sho
    09/14/1908 Clayton Moore, Chicago Ill, actor (Lone Ranger)
    09/14/1910 Gaston Deferre, French politician
    09/14/1910 Lehman Engel, Jackson Miss, conductor/comp (Streetcar Named Desire) 09/14/1910 Rolf Liebermann, Zrich Switzerland, composer (Leonore)
    09/14/1913 Jacobo Arbenz, president of Guatemala (1951-54); overthrown by CIA 09/14/1914 Kay Medford, NYC, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love) 09/14/1914 Michael Spisak, composer
    09/14/1916 Eric Bentley, England, critic/writer (In Search of Theater) 09/14/1918 Jack Somack, Chic Ill, actor (Ball Four, Stockard Channing Show) 09/14/1919 Deryck Victor Cooke, composer
    09/14/1920 Bud Palmer, Hollywood Calif, NBAer (NY Knicks)/sportscaster 09/14/1921 Hughes Rudd, TV newscaster (CBS/ABC)
    09/14/1924 Jerry Coleman, 2nd baseman/sportscaster (NY Yankees)
    09/14/1925 ML de Braauw, Dutch minister (DS'70)
    09/14/1925 Robert Webber, Santa Ana Calif, actor ($, Nuts, Pvt Benjamin) 09/14/1925 Ruth Mompati, S Afr sec of Nelson Mandela/W Sisulu
    09/14/1926 Hovhannes Gorgeni Ter-T'at'evosyan, composer
    09/14/1926 Richard Elsasser, composer
    09/14/1928 Albert Shanker, American labor leader (Amer Fed of Teachers) 09/14/1928 Angus Ogilvy, son of English princess Alexandra
    09/14/1929 John Gutfreund
    09/14/1929 Mel Hancock, (Rep-R-Missouri)
    09/14/1932 Joshua Culbreath, Penn, 400m hurdler (Olympic-bronze-1956) 09/14/1933 Harve Presnell, Modesto Calif, actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown) 09/14/1933 Zoe Caldwell, Australia, actress (Prime of Miss Jean Brodie) 09/14/1934 Hans Faverey, songwriter
    09/14/1934 Kate Millett, St Paul Minn, feminist/author (Sexual Politics) 09/14/1938 Leonard Frey, US, comedian/actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
    09/14/1938 Nicol Williamson, Scotland, actor (Excalibur, Robin & Marian) 09/14/1938 Walter Koenig, Chicago Ill, actor (Checkov-Star Trek)
    09/14/1939 Piet R Stoffelen, ambassador/Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA) 09/14/1940 Leo H Ferrier, Suriname writer (Atman)
    09/14/1942 Kuldar Sink, composer
    09/14/1942 Oliver Eugene Lake, composer
    09/14/1944 Joey Heatherton, Rockville Center NY, dancer/actress (Bluebeard) 09/14/1947 Jon 'Bowser' Bauman, Queens NY, singer (Sha Na Na)
    09/14/1947 Sam Neill, actor (Enigma, Hunt for Red October)
    09/14/1947 Wolfgang Schwartz, Austria, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1968) 09/14/1952 Margit Schumann, German DR, luge (Olympic-gold-1976)
    09/14/1956 Joe Penny, London, actor (Gangster Wars, Riptide, Jake & the Fatman)
    09/14/1959 Mary Crosby, LA Calif, actress (Kristin-Dallas, Ice Pirates) 09/14/1959 Morten Harket, rocker (Aha-Take on Me)
    09/14/1960 Anthony Addabbo, actor (Jason-Generations)
    09/14/1963 Antonia Real, Spain, 400m freestyle (Olympic-1976)
    09/14/1964 Faith Ford, Louisiana, actress (Another World, Corky-Murphy Brown) 09/14/1967 Ashlyn Gere, XXX actress (Dances with Foxes, Laid in Heaven, Eternit
    09/14/1970 Satoshi Kojima, wrestler (NJPW)
    09/14/1971 Kimberly Williams, actress (Father of the Bride)


    Deaths:

    09/14/ 258 Thascius C Cyprian, Saint/Bishop of Carthage, dies at 58
    09/14/ 407 Johannes Chrysostomus, patriarch, dies
    09/14/ 891 Stephen V, [VI], Italian Pope (885-91), dies
    09/14/1146 Imad ad-Din Zengi, gov of Basra, murdered
    09/14/1321 Dante Alighieri, Italian poet (Divine Commedy), dies at 56 09/14/1523 Adrian VI, [Adriaan F Bieyens], only Dutch Pope (1522-23), dies at 6
    09/14/1538 Henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies 09/14/1637 Pierre Vernier [Peter Werner], French mathematician, dies 09/14/1645 Heinrich Steuccius, composer, dies at 65
    09/14/1646 Thomas H earl of Arundel, English art collector (Marbles), dies 09/14/1693 Aert Jansz van Nes, [Young boer Jaep], lt-admiral, dies at 67 09/14/1712 Jean [Giovanni) D Cassini, Italian/French astronomer, dies 09/14/1743 Johann Michael Muller, composer, dies at 59
    09/14/1750 Carl T Pachelbel, US organist/composer
    09/14/1759 Louis Joseph Montcalm, French general (Plains of Abraham), dies at 4
    09/14/1763 Johann Philipp Sack, composer, dies at 40
    09/14/1788 John Penn, US attorney, signed (Decl of Independence), dies at 47 09/14/1788 Theodore-Jean Tarade, composer, dies at 56
    09/14/1819 Erik Acharius, Swedish botanist, dies
    09/14/1836 Aaron Burr, 3rd VP, dies
    09/14/1836 Vincenzo Lavigna, composer, dies at 60
    09/14/1844 Oliver Holden, composer, dies at 78
    09/14/1852 Arthur Wellesley, General/Duke of Wellington, dies at 83
    09/14/1861 Fortunato Santini, composer, dies at 83
    09/14/1862 Samuel Garland Jr, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle 09/14/1872 Yury Nikolayevich Golitsin, composer, dies at 48
    09/14/1886 Hubert Reis, composer, dies at 84
    09/14/1887 Friedrich T Vischer, German philosopher/writer (Auch einer), dies 09/14/1898 Paul A Daum, writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper), dies 09/14/1899 Henry Bliss, 1st auto death (NYC)
    09/14/1901 Pres William McKinley, dies in Buffalo, of gunshot wounds inflicted 09/14/1902 Reinhold Finsterbusch, composer, dies at 76
    09/14/1911 Piotr Stolypin, Russia's PM assassinated by Mordka Bogrov 09/14/1916 Josiah Royce, US philosopher (Conception of Immortality), dies 09/14/1926 Johan LE Dreyer, Danish astronomer (New gen catalog of nebulae), die
    09/14/1927 Isadora Duncan, dies as her scarf became entangled in her car's whee
    09/14/1932 Jean Emile Paul Cras, composer, dies at 53
    09/14/1936 Ossip Gabrilovich, composer, dies at 58
    09/14/1937 Tom s G Masaryk, philosopher/pres of Czech (1918-35), dies at 87) 09/14/1962 Marcel Delannoy, composer, dies at 64
    09/14/1964 Mary Howe, composer, dies at 82
    09/14/1966 Gertrude Berg, actress (Molly Goldberg-Goldbergs), dies at 66 09/14/1967 Mohammed Abdul Hakim Amer, Egyptian vice-PM, commits suicide at 47 09/14/1970 Rudolph Carnap, German philosopher/mathematician, dies at 79 09/14/1972 Kornelis Posthumus, chemist, dies at 70
    09/14/1974 Pieter Y Adriani, Dutch tax lawyer, dies at 95
    09/14/1974 Vera Vague, [Barbara Jo Allen], actr (Follow the Leader), dies at 70
    09/14/1974 Warren Hull, actor (Strike it Rich, Who in the World), dies at 71 09/14/1979 Raymond Loucheur, composer, dies at 80
    09/14/1981 Yasuji Kiyose, composer, dies at 81
    09/14/1982 Bashir Gemayel, falangist Lebanon's president-elect, killed by a bom
    09/14/1982 Grace Kelly, princess of Monaco, dies at 52 in a car crash 09/14/1982 John C Gardner, US, writer (Life & Times of Chaucer High), dies at 4
    09/14/1984 Janet Gaynor, actress (Sunrise), dies at 77 from a traffic accident 09/14/1988 Louis Quinn, actor (Unholy Rollers), dies at 73 of cancer 09/14/1990 Wime de Craene, Flemish chansonnier/composer, dies
    09/14/1991 Julie Bovasso, actress (Saturday Night Fever), dies at 61 of cancer 09/14/1992 Ted Weiss, (Rep-NY, 1977-92), dies at 64


    Significant Events:

    09/14/ 891 Stephen V ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/14/1163 Pastor Frederik forms convent at Mariengaarde Friesland
    09/14/1629 Spanish garrison surrenders to prince Frederik Henry
    09/14/1662 Netherlands & England sign peace treaty
    09/14/1716 1st lighthouse in US lit (Boston Harbor)
    09/14/1752 England & colonies adopt Gregorian calendar, 11 days disappear 09/14/1752 US adopts Gregorian calender (no Sept 4-Sept 13th)
    09/14/1807 Aaron Burr acquitted of a misdemeanor charge
    09/14/1812 Napoleon occupies Moscow & fires start
    09/14/1814 Francis Scott Key inspired to write 'Star-Spangled Banner' 09/14/1829 Peace of Adrianopel: ends Russian-Turkish war
    09/14/1830 Princess WFLC Marianne marries Albrecht of Prussia
    09/14/1834 Charles Darwins company passes Tagua-tagua-more Chile
    09/14/1847 US Marines under General Scott enter Mexico City (halls of Montezuma
    09/14/1848 Alexander Stewart opens 1st US dept store
    09/14/1856 Battle of San Jacinto, Nicaragua defeats invaders
    09/14/1860 J Ferguson discovers asteroid #60 Echo
    09/14/1860 O Lesser & W Forster discovers asteroid #62 Erato
    09/14/1862 Battle at Crampton's Gap: Union troops chases away Confederates 09/14/1862 Battle at South Mountain: Union troops chases away Confederates 09/14/1862 Battle of Munfordsville KY
    09/14/1862 Federal troops escape from beleaguered Harpers Ferry West Virginia 09/14/1862 Skirmish at Mountain MD (Boonesboro, Crampton's Gap, Fox's Gap) 09/14/1863 J C Watson discovers asteroid #79 Eurynome
    09/14/1872 Britain pays US $15« M for damages during Civil War
    09/14/1886 George K Anderson of Memphis, Tennessee patents typewriter ribbon 09/14/1892 AP Giannini marries Clorinda Cuneo
    09/14/1899 Henry Bliss becomes 1st automobile fatality (NY)
    09/14/1903 NY Giant Red Ames no-hits St Louis, 5-0 in a 5 inning game 09/14/1905 Albert Cuypstrat street market in Amsterdam inaugurated
    09/14/1905 Dutch AR-politician AWF Idenburg named governor of Suriname 09/14/1905 RAC Tourist Trophy, 1st run, on Isle of Man
    09/14/1914 German staff-chief von Moltke replaces von Falkenhayn
    09/14/1914 German troops withdraw from Aisne/invent trenches
    09/14/1916 Christy Mathewson pitches & wins his final game
    09/14/1917 Kerenski regime declares Russian republic
    09/14/1917 M Wolf discovers asteroid #883 Matterania
    09/14/1917 Provisional government of Russia established, Republic proclaimed 09/14/1919 British regime forbids Sinn Fein D il
    09/14/1923 Heavyweight Jack Dempsey KOs Luis Firpo in NYC
    09/14/1923 J Palisa discovers asteroid #1073 Gellivara
    09/14/1923 Miguel Primo de Rivera becomes dictator of Spain
    09/14/1925 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid s#1049 Gotho, #1050 Meta & #1944 Gunte
    09/14/1926 Guido Companions birthplace as a museum opens
    09/14/1930 Detroit Lions (as Portsmouth Spartans) play 1st NFL game, win 13-6 09/14/1930 Nazis gain 107 seats in German election
    09/14/1931 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1199 Geldonia
    09/14/1931 Reinmuth disc asteroids 1200 Imperatrix, 1201 Strenua & 1420 Radclif
    09/14/1932 Military coup in Chile under Arturo Alessandri
    09/14/1933 2 billion board feet of lumber destroyed in Tillamook Oregon fire 09/14/1938 Graf Zeppelin II, world's largest airship, makes maiden flight 09/14/1939 British fleet attacks German U-39 boat
    09/14/1939 Minister Winston Churchill visits Scapa Flow
    09/14/1940 Congress passes 1st peace-time conscription bill (draft law) 09/14/1940 German bomb hits shelter in Chelsea; 100s die
    09/14/1942 Battle of Edson's Ridge (Japanese assault) at Guadalcanal 09/14/1942 M Vaisala discovers asteroids #1718 Namibia & #2437 Amnestia 09/14/1942 Yanks clinch pennant #13
    09/14/1943 Comedians Jerry Stiller & Anne Meara marries
    09/14/1943 Yanks clinch pennant #14
    09/14/1944 Gulpen, Meerssen & Maastricht freed
    09/14/1944 Hurricane hits New England: 389 die
    09/14/1948 Gerald Ford upsets Rep Bartel J Jonkman in Mich 5th Dist Rep primary
    09/14/1948 Ground breaking ceremony for UN world headquarters
    09/14/1948 Milton Berle starts his TV career on Texaco Star Theater
    09/14/1950 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1606 Jekhovsky
    09/14/1950 Western allies rearm West Germany
    09/14/1951 A G Wilson & R Minkowsk discovers asteroid #1620 Geographos 09/14/1951 Giant's Bob Niemans homers on his 1st 2 at bats
    09/14/1953 Comedians Jerry Stiller & Anne Meara marry
    09/14/1954 Hurricane Edna (2nd of 1954) hits NYC, $50 million damage 09/14/1956 1st prefrontal lobotomy performed, Washington DC
    09/14/1957 UN resolution deplores & condemns USSR invasion of Hungary 09/14/1958 WTAE TV channel 4 in Pittsburgh, PA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/14/1959 WQEX TV channel 16 in Pittsburgh, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/14/1960 Coup under Col Joseph-Desir‚ Mobutu in the Congo
    09/14/1960 Iraq, Iran, Kuwait, Saudi-Arabia & Venezuela form OPEC
    09/14/1960 KERA TV channel 13 in Dallas, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/14/1961 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj becomes member of CP of USSR
    09/14/1961 S Arend discovers asteroid #2642 Vesale
    09/14/1964 WCVE TV channel 23 in Richmond, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/14/1964 Walt Disney awarded Medal of Freedom at the White House
    09/14/1965 'F-Troop' premieres
    09/14/1965 4th meeting of 2nd Vatican council opened
    09/14/1967 Melville Abrams Ball Field in the Bronx named
    09/14/1967 Thomas Pell Wildlife Refuge & Sanctuary opens in the Bronx 09/14/1968 Detroit Tigers' Denny McLain's 30th victory of season
    09/14/1968 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' 12th string quartet, premieres in Moscow 09/14/1968 USSR's Zond 5 is launched on 1st circumlunar flight
    09/14/1969 Males of Swiss kanton Schaffhausen rejects female suffrage 09/14/1970 Stevie Miracle marries Rita Wright, [Syreeta]
    09/14/1971 Cleve Indians & Wash Senators, play 20 innings
    09/14/1972 'Waltons' TV program premieres
    09/14/1972 West Germany & Poland establish diplomatic relations
    09/14/1973 Indianapolis is awarded a WHA franchise
    09/14/1973 Israel shoots down 13 Syrian MIG-21s
    09/14/1973 Pres Nixon signed into law a measure lifting pro football's blackout
    09/14/1974 Charles Kowal discovers Leda, 13th satellite of Jupiter
    09/14/1974 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2783 Chernyshevskij
    09/14/1975 Mother Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton canonized as 1st US-born saint 09/14/1975 Rembrandts 'Night watch' damaged in Amsterdam
    09/14/1977 Christmas Tinto sentenced to 7 years in Robbeneiland South Africa 09/14/1978 Portugal govt of Da Costa falls
    09/14/1979 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3120
    09/14/1980 Dwight Clark begins NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions 09/14/1981 Entertainment Tonight premieres on TV
    09/14/1982 36' snow (Red Lodge, MT)
    09/14/1982 Cindy Nicholas of Canada makes her 19th swim of English Channel 09/14/1982 H-E Schuster discovers asteroid #3271
    09/14/1982 Trevor Baxter sets skateboard high jump record of 5' 5.7' 09/14/1984 1st MTV awards-Bette Midler & Dan Aykroyd host
    09/14/1986 Bomb attack in Paris, 2 killed
    09/14/1986 Bomb explosion on airport Kimpo at Seoul, 5 killed
    09/14/1986 Saskatchewan & Hamilton play 1st CFL regular-season overtime game 09/14/1987 Ivan Lendl wins final US Open tennis tournament
    09/14/1987 Oriole Cal Ripken Jr sets record of playing 8,243 inn in 910 games 09/14/1987 Toronto Blue Jays hit a record 10 HRs vs Baltimore Orioles 09/14/1989 Calgary Flames become 1st NHL team to play in USSR, win 4-2 09/14/1991 Carolyn Suzanne Sapp (Hawaii) crowned Miss America 1992
    09/14/1991 Magic Johnson weds Erieatha 'Cookie' Kelly
    09/14/1992 1st subway car completed to be exported from US (to Taiwan)

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/17/ 879 Charles III, [The Simple], king of France (893-923)
    09/17/1271 Wenceslas II, king of Bohemia & Poland (1278-1305)
    09/17/1552 Paul V, [Camillo Borghese], Italy, Pope (1605-21)
    09/17/1580 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange
    09/17/1580 Francisco Gomez de Quevado y Villegas, poet/satirist
    09/17/1605 Francesco Sacrati, composer
    09/17/1643 Gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury/author
    09/17/1709 Samuel Johnson, lexicographer/writer
    09/17/1711 Ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, composer
    09/17/1730 Baron Frederick von Steuben, Germany, made Continental Army winners 09/17/1730 Friedrich WLGA von Steuben, Prus/US inspector-gen of Washington's ar
    09/17/1743 Marquis de Condorcet, France, enlightenment philosopher
    09/17/1748 Robert Wainwright, composer
    09/17/1764 John Goodricke, English astronomer/member Royal Society
    09/17/1765 Gregory XVI, Pope
    09/17/1767 Henri-Montan Berton, composer
    09/17/1774 Joseph Caspar Mezzofanti, Cardinal/linguist (understood 70 languages
    09/17/1783 Samuel Prout, water-color painter
    09/17/1795 Giuseppi Saverio Rafaele Mercadante, composer
    09/17/1800 Franklin Buchanan, Admiral (Confederate Navy), died in 1874 09/17/1801 Edward William Lane, translator (Thousand & 1 Nights)
    09/17/1814 Stefano Ronchetti-Molnteviti, composer
    09/17/1818 Halfdan Kjeruif, composer (Kjerulf)
    09/17/1819 Jean-Bernard-L‚on Foucault, physicist
    09/17/1819 Marthinus Wessels Pretorius, 1st president (Republic South Africa) 09/17/1819 Thomas Andrews Hendricks, (D) 21st US VP; died in office
    09/17/1820 Earle Van Dorn, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1863 09/17/1821 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer
    09/17/1825 Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, MC (Confederacy), died in 1893 09/17/1826 G F Berhard Riemann, German mathematician (zeta-function) 09/17/1834 Edouard Pailleron, French attorney/comedic writer
    09/17/1838 Anton Mauve, landscape painter
    09/17/1849 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer
    09/17/1850 Ab¡lio Manuel Guerra Junqueiro, Portuguese poet (Simple Ones) 09/17/1853 Clemens Baeumker, German historian (Geschichte of the patristischen)
    09/17/1854 Hans Mller, music historian
    09/17/1857 Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, pioneer in rocket & space research 09/17/1859 Frank D Adams, Canada geologist/theory
    09/17/1859 Richard Henry Warren, composer
    09/17/1861 Owen Seaman, poet/editor (Punch)
    09/17/1869 Christian Lange, Norway, pacifist/internationalist (Nobel 1921) 09/17/1874 Ben[jamin] Turpin, US, comic (Uncle Tom Without the Cabin) 09/17/1875 Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer
    09/17/1877 Jean Hure, composer
    09/17/1878 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer
    09/17/1880 Desire-Emile Inghelbrecht, composer
    09/17/1882 Anton H Blaauw, botanist (That Perception of Lights)
    09/17/1883 Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer
    09/17/1883 William Carlos Williams, poet
    09/17/1884 Bastian de Gay Fortman, historian/Justice of Cura‡ao
    09/17/1884 Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Elmira NY, composer (White Peacock) 09/17/1885 Uzeir Abdul Huseyn Hajibeyov, composer
    09/17/1890 Lubov Tchernicheva, Russian ballerina
    09/17/1891 Leslie Lincoln Henson, actor (Lady Luck, Funny Face, Harvey) 09/17/1892 Hendrik F Andriessen, organist/composer (Ballade of Merel) 09/17/1893 Abel J Herzberg, Russ/Dutch writer (Chronicle Spread of Judaism) 09/17/1893 Arthur Benjamin, composer
    09/17/1894 Fay Compton, [Virginia Lillian Emeline Compton], actress (Haunting) 09/17/1901 Francis Charles Chinester, yachtsman/aviator
    09/17/1902 Esther Ralston, US, actress (Lonely Wives, Sadi McKee, Tin Pan Alley
    09/17/1904 Frederick Ashton, British choreographer (Cinderella)
    09/17/1905 Hans Freudenthal, mathematician/director OW&OC (Freudenthal Institut
    09/17/1905 Jorge Urrutia Blondel, composer
    09/17/1906 Dolores Costello, actress (Little Lord Fauntleroy)
    09/17/1906 Frederick Ashton, choreographer
    09/17/1906 Junius Jaywewardene, president (Sri Lanka)
    09/17/1907 Desmond Heap, authority on British planning law
    09/17/1907 Helen Vinson, actress (Transatlantic Tunnel, In Name Only) 09/17/1907 Warren E Burger, Minn, Supreme Court chief justice (1969-86) 09/17/1908 Franz J A Grothe, German composer
    09/17/1909 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London 09/17/1909 Kenneth Darling, Commander-in-chief Allied Forces, Northern Europe 09/17/1909 Kwame Nkrumah, PM (Ghana)
    09/17/1910 Vernon Thompson, thoracic surgeon
    09/17/1912 Pauline Parsons, matron in chief (PMRAFNS)
    09/17/1913 Jorgen Jersild, composer
    09/17/1916 Mary [Florence Elinor] Stewart, UK, sci-fi author (Crystal Cave) 09/17/1916 Ove J Abildgaard, Danish poet (Uglegylp)
    09/17/1917 Isang Yun, composer
    09/17/1917 Lawrence Jacob, Atlantic City NJ, artist (Sanitarium)
    09/17/1917 Peter Bennett, London, actor (Leonides-Adv of Sir Lancelot) 09/17/1918 Chaim Herzog, president (Israel, 1983-93)
    09/17/1920 Dinah Sheridan, actress (Genevieve, Railway Children)
    09/17/1920 Hannie, [Jannetje J] Buy, 'the girl with the red hair'
    09/17/1920 Marjorie S Holt, (Rep-R-MD, 1973- )
    09/17/1921 Virgilio Barco Vargas, president of Colombia (1986-90)
    09/17/1922 Agostinho Neto, poet/president Angola
    09/17/1922 Naomi Datta, geneticist
    09/17/1922 Ursula Howells, London, actress (Girly, Murder is Announced) 09/17/1923 Hank Williams, country singer (Cold, Cold Heart, Hey Good Lookin') 09/17/1923 John Hale, linguist
    09/17/1926 Donald Acheson, England's chief medical officer
    09/17/1926 Reginald Marsh, actor (Sicilians, It Happened Here)
    09/17/1927 George Blanda, Penn, NFL hall of famer (Bears, Oilers, Raiders) 09/17/1927 Ted Weiss, (Rep-D-NY, 1977-92)
    09/17/1928 Brian Matthew, British disc jockey
    09/17/1928 Roddy McDowall, London Engld, actor (Planet of Apes, Lord Love a Duc
    09/17/1929 John Stewart-Clark, (C) MEP
    09/17/1929 Lord Craig of Radley, RAF marshal
    09/17/1929 Stirling Moss, race car driver
    09/17/1930 David Huddleston, Vinton Va, actor (How the West Was Won) 09/17/1930 Dorothy Loudon, Cambridge Mass, actress/singer (Garry Moore Show) 09/17/1930 Edgar Dean Mitchell, Hereford Texas, Capt USN/astronaut (Apollo 14) 09/17/1930 Gwyn Francis, British Forestry commissioner
    09/17/1930 Thomas P Stafford, Weatherford Ok, USAF/astronaut (Gem 6 9, Ap 10 18
    09/17/1931 Anne Bancroft, AKA Mrs Mel Brooks, Bronx, actress (Graduate) 09/17/1933 Charles E Grassley, (Sen-R-Iowa, 1981- )
    09/17/1933 D A Fenner, headmaster (Alleyn's School)
    09/17/1933 Desmond Fennell, high court judge
    09/17/1933 Patricia Crowley, Olyphant Pa, actress (Please Don't Eat the Daisies
    09/17/1934 Maureen 'Little Mo' Connolly, Ca, tennis, 1st woman grand slam (1953
    09/17/1934 Orlando Cepeda, Giants player (NL MVP 1967)
    09/17/1935 Ken Kesey, author (One Flew Over the Cuckoo Nest)
    09/17/1935 Timothy Bavin, Bishop of Portsmouth
    09/17/1936 Jennifer Dickson, artist/photographer
    09/17/1936 Mischa de Vreede, poetess (Our Eternal Hunger)
    09/17/1936 Richard Gaskell, solicitor/president (Law Society)
    09/17/1937 Albertine Sarrazin, French author (L'astragale, La Cavale) 09/17/1938 Alec Broers, master (Churchill College Cambridge)
    09/17/1938 Paul Benedict, Silver City NM, actor (Harry-Jeffersons)
    09/17/1939 David H Souter, Weir NH, 107th Supreme Court Justice (1990- ) 09/17/1939 Joseph Mosikili, South African actor/singer
    09/17/1940 Lamonte McLemore, rocker (5th Dimension-One Less Bell to Answer) 09/17/1941 Robert T Matsui, (Rep-D-California, 1979- )
    09/17/1941 William Grut, Sweden, penthalete (Olympic-gold-1948)
    09/17/1942 Beverly Aadland, Hollywood Cal, Errol Flynns last girlfriend 09/17/1942 Desmond Lynam, journalist/sports broadcaster
    09/17/1942 Doris Brown-Heritage, US, 800m track star (Olympic-gold-1968) 09/17/1946 Billy Bonds, soccer manager
    09/17/1946 Michael Jack, British minister of state-home office
    09/17/1947 Tessa Jowell, MP
    09/17/1948 John Ritter, Burbank Calif, actor (Jack-3's Company, Hearts Afire) 09/17/1950 Fee Waybill, rocker (Tubes)
    09/17/1951 Cassandra Peterson, [Elvira], US, actress (Echo Park, Elvira) 09/17/1952 Steve Sanders, Richland Ga, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira) 09/17/1955 Rita Rudner, comedienne (Funny People)
    09/17/1957 David Bintley, choreographer
    09/17/1958 Daniel Nunez, Cuba, weightlifter (Olympic-gold-1980)
    09/17/1959 Hank Ilesic, Edmonton, CFL punter, place kicker (Edmonton, Toronto) 09/17/1960 Terry Nihen, Concord Mass, playmate (December, 1983)
    09/17/1962 Dustin Nguyen, actor (Harry-21 Jump Street)
    09/17/1963 Masahiro Chono, wrestler (NJPW)
    09/17/1964 Karen Straker, horse show jumper
    09/17/1968 Suzy Cote, Santa Barbara Calif, actress (Samantha-Guiding Light) 09/17/1977 Latoya Warning, Suriname 4th Miss Teenager (1993)
    09/17/1977 Tony Goskowicz, Wauwautosa Wis, short track skater (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    09/17/1179 Hildegard van Bingen, mystic/composer (Ordo Virtutum), dies at 81 09/17/1312 Ferdinand V, king of Castili‰/Le¢n, dies at 26
    09/17/1322 Robrecht III, of B‚thune, Count of Flanders, dies
    09/17/1574 Pedro Menendez de Aviles, soldier/navigator, dies
    09/17/1604 Lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69
    09/17/1665 Felipe IV, King of Spain (1621-55), dies
    09/17/1679 Juan Jos‚ of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 09/17/1702 Olof Rudbeck, composer, dies at 71
    09/17/1732 Josef Antonin Planicky, composer, dies at 40
    09/17/1762 Francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer, dies at 74
    09/17/1771 Tobias George Smollett, novelist (Adv of Roderick Random), dies at 5
    09/17/1820 Henri Hamal, composer, dies at 76
    09/17/1823 Abraham L Breguet, French clock maker, dies at 76
    09/17/1824 Giacomo Tritto, composer, dies at 91
    09/17/1839 Ethel Mary Dell, [Mrs G T Savage], romantic novelist, dies 09/17/1846 Francesco Giuseppi Pollini, composer, dies at 84
    09/17/1858 Dred Scott, US slave (REV-decision Supreme court, dies
    09/17/1862 Lawrence O'Bryan Branch, (Rep-D)/Confederate brig-general, dies at 4
    09/17/1863 Albartus Telting, Fries poet/2nd-Member of parliament, dies 09/17/1863 Alfred Victor Comte de Vigny, poet, dies
    09/17/1864 Walter Savage Landor, author, dies
    09/17/1868 Roman Nose (Wiquini), Cheyenne indian leader, dies
    09/17/1869 Peter M Roget, England, lexographer (Roget's Thesaurus), dies 09/17/1877 William Henry Fox Talbot, photographic pioneer, dies at 77 09/17/1879 Eugene Emmanuel Violletle-Duc, gothic archetect, dies
    09/17/1884 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
    09/17/1895 Auguste Toulet, Belgian balloonist, dies
    09/17/1907 Ignaz Brull, composer, dies at 60
    09/17/1908 Thomas E Selfridge, earlier US aviator, 1st to die in an air crash 09/17/1926 August Sauer, Austria literature historian, dies at 70
    09/17/1934 Edmund van der Straeten, composer, dies at 79
    09/17/1944 ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle 09/17/1948 Andr‚ S‚rot, colonel/commandant of French air force (WW II), dies 09/17/1948 Lillian Brainthwaite, British actress (Man About the House), dies 09/17/1948 Ruth Benedict, anthropoligst, dies
    09/17/1948 Count Folke Bernadotte, UN mediator for Palestine, assassinated 09/17/1948 in Jerusalem by Jewish extremists
    09/17/1953 Emil Ermatinger, Switz, literature critic, dies at 80
    09/17/1953 Henry Holden Huss, composer, dies at 91
    09/17/1956 Mildred E 'Babe' Didrikson Zaharias, (Olympic-gold-1932), dies at 42
    09/17/1957 John W 'John' Eisenloeffel, goldsmith, dies at 81
    09/17/1958 EugŠne Jungers, Belgian governor of Rwanda Urundi, dies at 70 09/17/1958 Friedrich Adolf Paneth, chemist, dies
    09/17/1959 Bert Leysen, Belgian TV director, dies at 39
    09/17/1960 Jose Sancho Marraco, composer, dies at 81
    09/17/1961 Adnan Menderes, PM of Turkey (1950-60), dies at 62
    09/17/1966 Fritz Wunderlich, German tenor (Stuttgart 1955-58), dies at 35 09/17/1973 Hugo Winterhalter, composer, dies at 63
    09/17/1979 Miloslav Kabelac, composer, dies at 71
    09/17/1980 Anastasio Somoza, former Nicaraguan Pres, assassinated in Paraguay 09/17/1980 Katherine A Porter, US author (Ship of Fools, Pulit-66), dies at 90 09/17/1983 Humberto Madeiros, US cardinal to Boston, dies at 67
    09/17/1984 Richard Basehart, actor (Rage), dies at 70 following several strokes
    09/17/1989 Jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide 09/17/1992 William A Swanberg, biographer (Henry Luce, Pulitzer 1973), dies at
    09/17/1993 Christian Nyby, US director (Big Sleep, Thing), dies at 80


    Significant Events:

    09/17/ 642 Arabs conquer Alexandria, library destroyed
    09/17/1156 Markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus) 09/17/1394 Jews are expelled from France by order of King Charles VI 09/17/1584 Gent surrenders to duke of Parma
    09/17/1598 Netherland sailors discover Mauritius
    09/17/1630 City of Boston forms
    09/17/1630 English settlement Trimountain/Shawmut renamed Boston
    09/17/1631 Battle of Breitenfeld: King Gustaaf Adolf defeats Gen Tilly 09/17/1683 Antonie van Leeuwenhoek reports existence of bacteria
    09/17/1745 Edinburg occupied by Jacobites under Young Pretenders
    09/17/1776 Presidio of SF forms as a Spanish fort
    09/17/1787 Prussian troops conquer Gorinchem
    09/17/1787 US constitution adopted by Philadelphia convention
    09/17/1789 William Herschel discovers Mimas, satellite of Saturn
    09/17/1819 1st whaling ship arrives in Hawaii
    09/17/1835 Charles Darwins lands on Chatham Galapagos-archipelago
    09/17/1859 A man in SF claims himself Norton I, emperor of America
    09/17/1861 1st day school for freedmen forms at Fortress Monroe Virginia 09/17/1861 Hampton Institute forms
    09/17/1862 Battle of Cumberland Gap, TN-evacuted by Federals
    09/17/1862 Battle of Mumfordville, KY-US Col J Wilder surrenders city 09/17/1862 Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam)-bloodiest day of Civil War, 23,110 d
    09/17/1863 Pope Pius IX encyclical On persecution in New Grenada
    09/17/1864 Grant approves Sheridan's plan for Shenandoah Valley Campaign 09/17/1871 Mont Cenis railway tunnel Switzerland opens
    09/17/1873 19 students attend opening class at Ohio State University 09/17/1876 Race riots in SC
    09/17/1897 Joe Lloyd wins US Open golf tournament
    09/17/1899 1st British troops leave Bombay for South Africa
    09/17/1900 Commonwealth of Australia proclaimed
    09/17/1900 Queen Victoria disbands British parliament
    09/17/1901 Battle at Blood River Port: Boer Gen Botha beats mjr Goughs cavalry 09/17/1901 Battle at Elands River Port: Boer Gen Smuts destroys unit 17th Lance
    09/17/1902 US protests anti-semitism in Romania
    09/17/1908 Thomas Selfridge becomes 1st fatality of powered flight
    09/17/1911 1st transcontinental airplane flight, NY-Pasadena in 82 hrs 4 min 09/17/1916 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right 09/17/1920 12 teams pay $100 each to join American Prof Football Assn 09/17/1920 National Football League organizes in Canton Ohio
    09/17/1922 Bicyclist Piet Moeskops becomes world sprint champ
    09/17/1922 Radio Moscow begins transmitting (12 KWs-most powerful station) 09/17/1924 Italy signs treaty of Rapallo
    09/17/1926 Hurricane hits Miami & Palm Beach Florida; about 450 die
    09/17/1927 Charles Lindbergh visits San Francisco
    09/17/1928 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1122 Neith
    09/17/1928 Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500 09/17/1928 Pitcher Ray Boggs hits 3 batters in 1 inning
    09/17/1929 British troops begin evacuating
    09/17/1930 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1189 Terentia
    09/17/1930 H Van Gent discovers asteroid #2831
    09/17/1931 1st LP record demonstrated (NYC), venture failed
    09/17/1931 Operetta 'Victoria & Her Husband' 1st performed in London 09/17/1933 F Rigaux discovers asteroid #1292 Luce & #3280 Gretry
    09/17/1934 1st 33 1/3 rpm recording released (Beethoven's 5th)
    09/17/1934 USSR joins League of Nations (Netherland, Switz & Portugal vote no) 09/17/1937 1st NFL game in Washington, DC; Redskins beat NY Giants 13-3 09/17/1938 A Bohrmann discovers asteroid #1470 Carla & #1531 Hartmut 09/17/1938 British premier Neville Chamberlain leaves Munich
    09/17/1938 Don Budge wins US Tennis open & completes Grand Slam
    09/17/1939 German U-boat sinks British aircraft carrier Courageous
    09/17/1939 Poland's president Moscicki & PM Slawoj-Skladkowski flee to Romania 09/17/1939 Soviet Union invades Poland during WW II
    09/17/1940 Hitler begins invasion of England (operation Seel”we)
    09/17/1940 Nazis deprive Jews of possessions
    09/17/1941 J Willis discovers asteroid #1745 Ferguson
    09/17/1943 Load of 'ammunition in transit' explodes at Norfolk Naval Air Statio
    09/17/1944 Allies land at Arnhem (operation Market Garden)
    09/17/1944 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to the US
    09/17/1944 Dutch begin railroad strike against German occupiers
    09/17/1947 James Forrestal sworn in as 1st US secretary of defense
    09/17/1948 KCOP TV channel 13 in Los Angeles/Hollywood, CA (IND) begins 09/17/1948 WLS TV channel 7 in Chicago, IL (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/17/1949 128 die as fire guts Canadian passenger steamer Noronic in Toronto 09/17/1949 North Atlantic Treaty Council meets for 1st time
    09/17/1949 WFAA TV channel 8 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
    09/17/1950 San Francisco 49ers (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, lose 21-17 09/17/1951 Romanian bishop A Pacha of Timisoara sentenced to 18 years 09/17/1952 'I am an American Day' & 'Constitution Day' renamed 'Citizenship Day
    09/17/1953 1st successful separation of Siamese twins
    09/17/1953 Ernie Banks becomes Chicago Cubs 1st black player
    09/17/1954 Heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano KOs Ezzard Charles in 8
    09/17/1956 Black students enter Clay Ky elementary school
    09/17/1956 Yanks clinch pennant #22 on Mantle's 50th homer of year
    09/17/1957 KETV TV channel 7 in Omaha, NB (ABC) begins broadcasting
    09/17/1957 Scott Crossfield takes X-15 up for 1st powered flight
    09/17/1957 Thailand military coup under marshal Sarit Thanarat
    09/17/1959 Transit 1A, 1st navigational satellite launched; failed to orbit 09/17/1959 Typhoon kills 2,000 in Japan & Korea
    09/17/1960 Cuba nationalizes US banks
    09/17/1961 Minnesota Vikings' 1st NFL game (beat Chicago Bears 37-13) 09/17/1962 US space officials announce selection of 9 new astronauts 09/17/1963 'Fugitive' premieres on ABC TV
    09/17/1963 Train struck makeshift bus full of migrant workers, killing 32 09/17/1964 'Bewitched' premieres on ABC TV
    09/17/1964 Beatles are paid a then record $150,000 for a concert (Kansas) 09/17/1964 Mickey Mantle gets hits #1999, 2000 & 2001
    09/17/1964 Supremes release 'Baby Love'
    09/17/1965 WPHL TV channel 17 in Philadelphia, PA (IND) begins broadcasting 09/17/1967 'Mission Impossible' premieres on CBS-TV
    09/17/1967 Mount Washington cog railway train derails, kills 8 (NH)
    09/17/1967 New Orleans Saints 1st NFL game, they lose to LA Rams 27-13 09/17/1968 Gaylord Perry (Giants) no-hits St Louis Cardinals, 1-0
    09/17/1968 Zond 5 completes circumnavigation of the Moon
    09/17/1970 Jordan launches offensive against guerrilla army
    09/17/1970 WSWP TV channel 9 in Grandview, WV (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/17/1972 'M*A*S*H,' premieres on TV
    09/17/1972 BART begins passenger service in SF
    09/17/1972 Tanzania troops march in to Uganda
    09/17/1974 Courageous (US) beats Southern Cross (Aust) in 23rd America's Cup 09/17/1975 Rollout of 1st space shuttle orbiter Enterprise (OV-101)
    09/17/1976 Amnesty International receives Erasmus-prize
    09/17/1976 NASA publicly unveils space shuttle Enterprise in Palmdale, Calif 09/17/1976 Ringo releases 'Ringo's Rotogravure' album
    09/17/1977 Dave Kingman hits his 1st Yankee homer, Reggie hits 2 more 09/17/1978 Begin, Sadat & Carter sign Camp David accord
    09/17/1978 Red Sox finally beat Yanks in Sept 1978, 7-3
    09/17/1979 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #2936
    09/17/1979 Pietro Mennea runs world record 200 m (19.72')
    09/17/1980 Iraq (Saddam Hussein) signs accord with Algeria
    09/17/1980 Solidarity labor union in Poland forms
    09/17/1980 South Korea opposition leader Kim Dae Jung sentenced to death 09/17/1982 NJ Devils 1st exhibition game, beating Caps 3-1 in Hershey Pa 09/17/1983 Vanessa Williams of NY became 1st 'black' Miss America
    09/17/1984 Brian Mulroney sworn in as Canada's 18th PM succeeding John Turner 09/17/1984 Met's Dwight Goodin becomes 2nd to strikeout 32 over 2 cons games 09/17/1984 Reggie Jackson is 13th to hit 500 HRs
    09/17/1985 Soyuz T-14 carries 3 cosmonauts to Salyut 7 space station 09/17/1986 Bomb attack in Paris, 6 killed
    09/17/1986 Marina Stepanova of USSR sets 400m hurdle woman's record (52.94) 09/17/1986 US Senate confirms William Rehnquist as 16th chief justice 09/17/1987 Phila celebrates 200th anniversary of Constitution
    09/17/1988 24th Olympic games open at Seoul, Korea
    09/17/1988 Jeff Reardon becomes 1st to record 40 or more saves in both AL & NL 09/17/1988 Military coup in Haiti: head of state gen Henri Namphy flees 09/17/1989 Hurricane Hugo begins 4 day sweep through Caribbean, killing 62 09/17/1989 NYC court of appeals overturns lower court decision & returns 09/17/1989 America's Cup back to US (from New Zealand)
    09/17/1990 Newspaper Guild votes 242-35 to keep NY Post publishing
    09/17/1990 Soviet Union & Saudi Arabia restore diplomatic ties
    09/17/1991 4,355 turn out to see Expos play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
    09/17/1992 Amsterdam stock exchange hits record Ÿ8.8 billion
    09/17/1992 House votes 280 to 128 to give FCC control of cable TV rates 09/17/1992 NFL decides to suspend World League Football

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Sep 17 20:30:04 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/18/1574 Claudio Achillini, Italian lawyer/poet
    09/18/1636 Pietro Sanmartini, composer
    09/18/1684 Johann Gottfried Walther, Erfurt Germany, composer/Musicographer 09/18/1709 Samuel Johnson, writer (Boswell's tour guide)
    09/18/1733 George Read, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence) 09/18/1750 Tomas de Iriarte, Spanish writer (Fabulas Literarias)
    09/18/1752 Adrien-Marie Lagendre, mathematician, worked on elliptic integrals 09/18/1752 Johann Anton Sulzer, composer
    09/18/1765 Gregory XVI, [Bartolomeo A Cappellari/Mauro], Italy, Pope 09/18/1765 Oliver Holden, composer
    09/18/1772 Martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer
    09/18/1779 Joseph Story, Mass, 19th Supreme Court justice (1812-45)
    09/18/1786 Justinus AC Kerner, German family doctor/poet/writer
    09/18/1787 Johann D Passavant, German historian/painter/graphic artist 09/18/1805 Robert Cowdin, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1874 09/18/1815 Henry Constantine Wayne, Brig General (Confederate Army)
    09/18/1818 Marcellus Augustus Stovall, Brig General (Confederate Army) 09/18/1819 Jean-Bernard-L‚on Foucault, his pendulum proved Earth rotates 09/18/1838 Anton Mauve, painter/graphic artist/cousin of Vincent Van Gogh 09/18/1860 Alberto Franchetti, composer
    09/18/1863 Hermann Kutter, Swiss Christ-social theologist
    09/18/1870 Clark Wissler, anthropologist (American Indian)
    09/18/1874 Johannes Anker Larsen, Danish writer (Vises Sten)
    09/18/1877 Jozef de Voght, Flemish priest/songwriter (Under the Snow) 09/18/1883 Gerald Berners, composer
    09/18/1883 Lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood) 09/18/1885 Abdul Muslim Mahomayev, composer
    09/18/1890 Vladimir Ambros, composer
    09/18/1893 Arthur Benjamin, Sydney Australia, composer (Jamaican Rumba) 09/18/1893 Frederic Mar‚s, Spanish sculptor
    09/18/1893 William March, [Campbell], US, writer (Company K)
    09/18/1895 John G Diefenbaker, Neustadt Ontario, 13th Canadian PM (C) (1957-63)
    09/18/1897 John Mens, writer (People Without Money)
    09/18/1897 Pablo Sorozabal Marialcurrena, composer
    09/18/1901 Harold Clurman, producer/director (Deadline at Dawn)
    09/18/1905 Agnes De Mille, NYC, choreographer (Oklahoma)
    09/18/1905 Claudette Colbert, Paris, actress (Lily Chauchoin, Arise My Love) 09/18/1905 Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Oakland Calif, actor (Jack Benny Show) 09/18/1905 Greta Garbo, Stockholm, actress (Ninotchka, Grand Hotel, Camille) 09/18/1906 Semjon I Kirsanov, Ukrainian poet (Semj dnej nedeli) [NS] 09/18/1907 Edwin M McMillan, US, physicist/discoverer plutonium (Nobel prize) 09/18/1908 Viktor A Ambartsoemjan, Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50) 09/18/1910 Henri A Cornelis, gov-general Belgian Congo/Rwanda-Urundi 09/18/1910 Josef Tal, composer
    09/18/1910 Leon Stein, composer
    09/18/1916 John J Rhodes, (Rep-R-Az)
    09/18/1916 Rossano Brazzi, Bolognia Italy, actor (Antaeus-Survivors) 09/18/1917 Gerrit Borgers, literature
    09/18/1918 John Berger, politician
    09/18/1920 Jack Warden, Newark NJ, actor (NYPD, Crazy Like a Fox, Norby) 09/18/1923 J T Mellema, Boer politician (CHU)
    09/18/1924 Zelda Fichandler, Boston, theater director/producer (Raisin, K2) 09/18/1925 Harvey Haddix, baseball pitcher (pitched perfect game into 12th) 09/18/1928 Adam Walacinski, composer
    09/18/1928 Phyllis Kirk, Syracuse NY, actress (Thin Man, Red Button's Show) 09/18/1932 Jack Mullaney, Pitts Pa, actor (My Living Doll, It's About Time) 09/18/1932 Nikolai N Roekavisjnikov, Siberia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 10, 16, 33) 09/18/1933 Jimmie Rodgers, Wash, country singer (Honeycomb)
    09/18/1933 Manfred Niehaus, composer
    09/18/1933 Robert Blake, Nutley NJ, (Baretta, Little Rascals, Coast to Coast) 09/18/1933 Robert F Bennett, (Sen-R Utah)
    09/18/1933 Roman Polanski, Paris France, director (Rosemary's Baby, Chinatown) 09/18/1937 Norman Dinnerstein, composer
    09/18/1939 Bob Whittaker, (Rep-R-KS, 1979- )
    09/18/1939 Fred Willard, Ohio, comedian (Fernwood 2 Night, Real People) 09/18/1939 Naresh Kumar Sohal, composer
    09/18/1940 Frankie Avalon, Phila, actor (Beach movies)/singer (Venus) 09/18/1941 Haflidi Magnus Hallgrimmson, composer
    09/18/1941 Mariangela Melato, Milan Italy, actress (Flash Gordon, Summer Night)
    09/18/1942 Koos van den Berg, Dutch 2nd chamber member (SGP)
    09/18/1943 Michael Vetter, composer
    09/18/1944 Charles Lacy Veach, Chicago Illinois, astronaut (STS 39, STS 52) 09/18/1947 Hans Vermeulen, singer/guitarist (Sandy Coast)
    09/18/1949 Jim McCrery, (Rep-R-Louisiana)
    09/18/1949 Kerry Livgren, Kansas, rocker
    09/18/1951 Dee Dee Ramone, rocker
    09/18/1955 Jeana Tomasino, Milwaukee Wis, playmate (Nov, 1980)
    09/18/1964 Holly Robinson, Phila, actress (21 Jump Street)
    09/18/1965 Monique Klemann, singer (Lo‹s Lane)
    09/18/1966 Spike, vocal/guitar (Ian Spice Breathe, Flash Cadillac-R&R Forever) 09/18/1967 Ricky Bell, US rock vocalist (Bell Div Devoe-Candy Girl)
    09/18/1970 Michela Rocco, Udine Italy, Miss Italy (1987)


    Deaths:

    09/18/ 31 Sejanus, Roman head of praetorisch guard, executed
    09/18/ 96 Domitian, Roman emperor, dies
    09/18/ 993 Arnulf vanf Gent, Westfries earl (988-93), dies in battle 09/18/1137 Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetel˜ke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered
    09/18/1180 Louis VII, King of France, dies
    09/18/1261 Koenraad van Hochstaden, archbishop of Cologne, dies
    09/18/1426 Hubert [Huybrecht] van Eyck, painter, dies
    09/18/1721 Matthew Prior, poet/diplomat, dies
    09/18/1735 Justus van Effen, writer/founder (Holland Spectator), dies at 51 09/18/1775 Andrew Foulis, bookseller/printer, dies
    09/18/1783 Leonhard Euler, mathematician, dies
    09/18/1792 Gottlieb August Spangenberg, founder (Moravian Church in Amer), dies
    09/18/1797 Louis-Lazare Hoche, French revolutionary general, dies
    09/18/1818 Olaf Swaertz, botanist, dies
    09/18/1827 Robert Pollok, poet, dies
    09/18/1830 William Hazlitt, critic/essayist, dies
    09/18/1831 Peter Hansel, composer, dies at 60
    09/18/1857 Karol Kazimierz Kurpinski, composer, dies at 72
    09/18/1860 Casimiro de Abreu, Brazilians poet (Primaveras), dies
    09/18/1860 Joseph Locke, railway engineer, dies
    09/18/1872 Charles XV Louis E, king of Sweden/Norway (1859-72), dies 09/18/1890 Diuon Boucicauklt, [Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot], playwright, dies 09/18/1894 Rafael N£¤ez, president (Colombia)/writer (La fonolgia Moderna), die
    09/18/1896 Armand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau, physicist, dies
    09/18/1903 Isidor Vorobchievici, composer, dies at 67
    09/18/1903 Theodore Furchtegott Kirchner, composer, dies at 79
    09/18/1904 Herbert von Bismarck, German politician/son of Otto, dies 09/18/1905 George MacDonald, sci-fi author (Princess & Curdie), dies at 80 09/18/1911 Pjotr A Stolypin, premier Russia (1906-11), murdered
    09/18/1918 Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer, dies at 33
    09/18/1924 Francis Herbert Bradley, British philosopher (neo-idealism), dies 09/18/1929 Hermann Gradener, composer, dies at 85
    09/18/1944 Anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, dies in battle
    09/18/1944 Hendrikus Col˜n, Dutch premier (1933-39), dies at 75
    09/18/1944 Hubert Ahaus, chaplin (Godsrijk), dies at 67
    09/18/1944 Paul Gr„bner, German SS-captain, dies in battle in Arnhem 09/18/1944 Peter Waddy, British major 1st Para Brigade, dies in battle in Arnhe
    09/18/1944 Robert Cole, US lt-colonel, dies in battle at Best
    09/18/1949 Frank Morgan, actor (Annie Get Your Gun, Wizard of Oz), dies at 59 09/18/1951 John Douglas Cockcroft, physicist, dies
    09/18/1952 Hippoliet Daeye, Flemish painter (Dreamy), dies
    09/18/1961 Dag Hammarskj”ld, UN Sect General, dies in an air crash over Congo 09/18/1964 Sean O'Casey, Irish plywright (Playboy of the Western World), dies 09/18/1966 Fernand Lamy, composer, dies at 85
    09/18/1966 Jeno Vecsey, composer, dies at 57
    09/18/1968 Franchot Tone, actor (Advise & Consent, Dark Waters), dies 09/18/1968 Francis McDonald, Bowling Green Ky, actor (Will-Adv of Champion) 09/18/1968 Willem Kooiman, theologist/church historian, dies at 65
    09/18/1969 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66
    09/18/1970 Jimi Hendrix, rock guitarist (Purple haze), dies at 27 in London 09/18/1973 Th‚o LefŠvre, premier Belgium, dies
    09/18/1979 Gene Kelly, sportscaster (Sportsreel), dies at 60


    Significant Events:

    09/18/ 324 Chrysopolis emperor Constantine beats emperor Licinius
    09/18/1544 Peace of Cr‚py: German emperor Charles V & French king Fran‡ois I 09/18/1573 Spanish attack Alkmaar
    09/18/1739 Treaty of Belgrade-Austria cedes Belgrade to Turks
    09/18/1755 Ft Ticonderoga, NY opens
    09/18/1759 British capture Qu‚bec during French & Indian War
    09/18/1769 Boston Gazette reports 1st US piano (a spinet)
    09/18/1793 Washington lays cornerstone of Capitol building
    09/18/1809 Royal Opera House in London opens
    09/18/1810 Chile declares independence from Spain (National Day)
    09/18/1811 English expeditionary army conquerors Dutch Indies
    09/18/1812 Fire in Moscow destroys 90% of houses & 1,000 churchs
    09/18/1830 Horse beats 1st US made locomotive (near Baltimore)
    09/18/1838 Anti-Corn Law League established by Richard Cobden
    09/18/1849 De Kempenaer's Dutch govt resigns
    09/18/1850 Congress passes Fugitive Slave Law as part of Compromise of 1850 09/18/1851 NY Times starts publishing, at 2› a copy
    09/18/1862 Confederate armies officially divide into corps
    09/18/1862 General Read army pulls out of Antietam Creek Virginia
    09/18/1864 Battle of Martinsburg WV
    09/18/1881 Chicago Tribune reports on a televideo experiment
    09/18/1882 Pacific Stock Exchange opens (as Local Security Board)
    09/18/1888 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure 'Sign of Four' (BG)
    09/18/1893 A Charlois discover asteroid 374 Burgundia, 375 Ursula & 376 Geometr
    09/18/1895 Booker T Washington delivera 'Atlanta Compromise' address 09/18/1895 D D Palmer of Davenport, Iowa, becomes 1st chiropractor
    09/18/1903 Phillie's Chick Fraser no-hits Chic Cubs, 10-0
    09/18/1905 Electric tramline opens in Rotterdam
    09/18/1906 A Kopff discovers asteroids #606 Brangane, #607 Jenny & #608 Adolfin
    09/18/1908 Cleve Indian Bob 'Dusty' Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1
    09/18/1910 25,000 demonstrate in Amsterdam for general male/female suffrage 09/18/1911 Britain's 1st twin-engine airplane (Short S.39) test flown 09/18/1914 Battle of Aisne ends with Germans beating French during WW I 09/18/1914 Irish home rule bill receive Royal assent
    09/18/1914 South African troops land in German South West Africa
    09/18/1915 Boston Braves trounce St Louis Cardinals 20-1
    09/18/1918 Battle of Megiddo (Palestine) starts
    09/18/1919 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts female suffrage
    09/18/1919 Hurricane tides 16 feet above normal drown 280 along Gulf Coast 09/18/1919 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #922 Schlutia & #3500
    09/18/1922 2nd govt of Ruys de Beerenbrouck installed in Neth
    09/18/1922 Hungary leaves League of Nations
    09/18/1924 Govt routes 7 Provinces to Peking
    09/18/1926 Hurricane hits Miami, kills 250
    09/18/1927 18 station CBS radio network begins, (WOR is NYC affiliate) 09/18/1928 Cards beat Phillies for 20th of 22 games in 1928
    09/18/1928 Juan de la Cierva flies 1st helicopter above The Channel
    09/18/1930 Enterprise (US) beats Shamrock V (England) in 15th America's Cup 09/18/1930 NY Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-
    09/18/1931 Japan takes Manchuria, renames it Manchukuo
    09/18/1934 St Louis Brown Bobo Newsom loses no-hitter to Boston in 10, 2-1 09/18/1934 USSR admitted to League of Nations
    09/18/1938 A Bohrmann discovers asteroid #2016 Heinemann
    09/18/1938 C Hoffmeister discovers asteroid #3203
    09/18/1938 Chicago Bears beat Green Bay Packers 2-0
    09/18/1938 Despite losing a double header, Yanks clinch pennant #10
    09/18/1939 Polish govt of Moscicki flees to Romania
    09/18/1939 Vaisala disc asteroids 1524 Joensuu, 1525 Savonlinna & 1536 Pielinen
    09/18/1940 Italian troops conquer Sidi Barrani
    09/18/1942 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation authorized for radio service 09/18/1943 Hitler deports Danish Jews
    09/18/1944 Eindhoven free (Lightly Day)
    09/18/1944 US 266th division occupiers Brest Bretagne
    09/18/1945 1000 whites walk out of Gary Ind schools to protest integration 09/18/1947 Establishment USAF (United States Air Force)
    09/18/1948 Communist Madiun-uprising in Dutch Indies (Muso/Sjarifudin) 09/18/1948 Ralph J Bunche confirmed as acting UN mediator in Palestine 09/18/1949 Baseball major league record 4 grand slams hit
    09/18/1950 Nakagawa Soen, Zen teacher, receives dharma transmission
    09/18/1954 Cleveland Indians clinch AL pennant, beat Tigers (3-2)
    09/18/1954 KTUL TV channel 8 in Tulsa, OK (ABC) begins broadcasting
    09/18/1954 WLOS TV channel 13 in G'ville-Spartanburg, SC (ABC) 1st broadcast 09/18/1957 'Wagon Train' premieres
    09/18/1957 Electric train joining in Amsterdam-Brussels
    09/18/1959 Vanguard 3 launched into Earth orbit
    09/18/1962 Rwanda, Burundi, Jamaica & Trinidad admitted (105th-108th) to UN 09/18/1963 Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Phillies beat Mets 5-1 09/18/1963 USSR orders 58.5 million barrels of cereal from Australia 09/18/1964 Greek king Constantine II marries Danish princess Anne-Marie 09/18/1965 'Get Smart' premieres
    09/18/1965 Purple Mountain Observatory discovers asteroid #2380 Heilongjiang 09/18/1967 Intrepid (US) beats Dame Pattie (Aust) in 21st America's Cup 09/18/1968 Ray Washburn (Cards) no-hits SF Giants 2-0
    09/18/1972 1st black NL umpire (Art Williams-Los Angeles vs San Diego) 09/18/1973 German FR & German DR apply for UN membership
    09/18/1974 Hurricane Fifi strikes Honduras with 110 mph winds, 5,000 die 09/18/1975 Heiress/bank robber Patricia Campbell Hearst captured by FBI in SF 09/18/1976 Dom Mintoffs Labour Party wins Malta election
    09/18/1976 Rev Sun Myung Moon holds 'God Bless America' convention
    09/18/1977 Courageous (US) sweeps Australia (Aust) in 24th America's Cup 09/18/1977 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #3461
    09/18/1977 US Voyager I takes 1st space photograph of Earth & Moon together 09/18/1979 Bolshoi Ballet dancers Leonid & Valentina Kozlov defect
    09/18/1979 Steven Lachs, appointed Calif's 1st admittedly gay judge
    09/18/1980 Soyuz 38 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Cuban) to Salyut 6 space station 09/18/1982 Christian militia begin massacre of 600 Palestinians in Lebanon 09/18/1983 George Meegen completes 2,426d (19K mi) walk across Western Hemisphe
    09/18/1983 Lebanese & Syrian army battle
    09/18/1983 New Orleans Saints 1st OT victory; beating Chic Bears 34-31 09/18/1984 Joe Kittinger completes 1st solo balloon crossing of Atlantic 09/18/1984 Tigers become 4th team to stay in 1st place from opening day 09/18/1985 BBC Radio reports prime # 2^216091-1 found in Houston
    09/18/1987 Detroit Tiger Darrell Evans is 1st 40 year old to hit 30 HRs 09/18/1987 US & Russia sign accord to remove mid range missiles
    09/18/1988 Burma suspends its constitution
    09/18/1988 Coup in Haiti
    09/18/1989 Hurricane Hugo causes extensive damage in Puerto Rico
    09/18/1990 A 500 lb 6' Hershey Kiss is displayed at 1 Times Square, NYC 09/18/1990 Atlanta is chosen to host 1996 (centennial) Summer Olympics 09/18/1991 Space shuttle STS 48 (Discovery 14) lands
    09/18/1992 Space Shuttle STS 47 (Endeavour 2) lands

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Sep 18 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/19/ 86 Antoninus Pius, 15th Roman emperor (138-161)
    09/19/ 866 Leo VI Sophos, Byzantine Emperor (886-912)/writer (Problematica) 09/19/1551 Henry III, duke of Anjou/king of Poland/France (1573/4-89) 09/19/1655 Jan Luyts, Netherlands, scholar/physicist/mathematician/astronomer 09/19/1705 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/band master
    09/19/1730 Augustin Pajou, French (court)sculptor (Psyche abandonn‚e) 09/19/1737 Charles Carroll, signed Decl of Ind
    09/19/1769 Joseph Comb, missionary to Molukkas
    09/19/1770 Johann G Repsold, German instrument maker
    09/19/1800 William Wister McKean, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1865 09/19/1802 Louis Kossuth, Hungary, President of Hungary (1849)
    09/19/1822 Joseph Rodman West, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
    09/19/1824 Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer
    09/19/1837 Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer
    09/19/1867 Arthur Rackham, England, artist/illustrator (Grimm's Fairy Tales) 09/19/1871 Fritz Schaudinn, German animal expert (examined syphilis) 09/19/1882 Paul-Marie Masson, composer
    09/19/1889 Ernest Truex, KC Mo, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers) 09/19/1894 Cornelis R˜nsdorp, writer (Kings Children)
    09/19/1898 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71)
    09/19/1900 Solomon Pimsleur, composer
    09/19/1901 Joseph Pasternak, film producer (Anchors Aweigh, Date With Judy) 09/19/1902 James Van Alen, created Simplified Scoring System for tennis 09/19/1902 Pieter John Bouman, sociologist/historian
    09/19/1904 Bergen Evans, Ohio, English professor ($64,000 Question)
    09/19/1904 Karen Aabye, Danish author (Less bedstemor there jomfru)
    09/19/1905 Betty Garde, Phila, actress (Aggie-Real McCoys)
    09/19/1906 Dalibor Cyril Vackar, composer
    09/19/1906 Massimo Freccia, composer
    09/19/1907 Lewis F Powell Jr, Va, Supreme Court justice (1972-87)
    09/19/1908 Mika Waltari, novelist (Egyptian)
    09/19/1910 Margaret Lindsay, Dubuque Iowa, actress (Take a Guess)
    09/19/1911 Gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer
    09/19/1911 Weldon Hart, composer
    09/19/1911 William Golding, England, novelist (Lord of the Flies-Nobel 1983) 09/19/1914 Frances Farmer, US actress (Son of Fury, Among the Living) 09/19/1914 Rogers Morton, Louisville Ky, US Secretary of Interior (1968-75) 09/19/1919 Blanche Thebom, Monessen Penn, mezzo-soprano (Amneris-Aida) 09/19/1920 Karen Khachiturian, composer
    09/19/1921 Billy Ward, US songwriter/singer/pianist/arranger (Dominoes) 09/19/1922 Damon [Francis] Knight, US, sci-fi author (CV, Beyond the Barrier) 09/19/1922 Dana Zatopek, Czechoslavakia, javelin thrower (Olympic-gold-1952) 09/19/1922 Emil Zatopek, Czechoslavakia, 5K/10K/marathon (Olympic-gold-1952) 09/19/1924 Ernest Tomlinson, composer
    09/19/1926 Arthur Wills, composer
    09/19/1926 Edwin 'Duke' Snider, Bkln Dodger centerfielder (406 HRs)
    09/19/1926 Lurieen Wallace, (Gov-D-Ala, 1966-68)
    09/19/1926 Pierre Janssen, art museum director
    09/19/1928 Adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct) 09/19/1929 Margaret S Roukema, (Rep-R-New Jersey, 1981- )
    09/19/1930 Muhal Richard Abrams, composer
    09/19/1930 Rosemary Harris, Ashby Suffolk England, actress (Holocaust) 09/19/1931 Brook Benton, Camden, SC, singer (Frankie & Johnny)
    09/19/1931 Ray Danton, NYC, actor/director (Longest Day, Psychic Killer) 09/19/1932 Mike Royko, Chicago, journalist (Chic Daily News)/author (Boss) 09/19/1933 David McCallum, Glasgow Scot, actor (Ilyla Kuryakin-Man From UNCLE) 09/19/1935 Nick Massi, rocker (4 Seasons-Sherry)
    09/19/1935 Robert Kruger, (Sen-D Texas)
    09/19/1935 Thomas W Ewing, (Rep-R-Illinois)
    09/19/1936 Alfred A Oerter Jr, Astoria NY, discus (Olympic-gold-56, 60, 64, 68)
    09/19/1937 Boris Onischenko, USSR, ‚p‚e (Olympic-76) disqualified-illegal ‚p‚e 09/19/1938 Zygmunt Krauze, composer
    09/19/1940 Bill Medley, Santa Ana Cal, rocker (Righteous Bros-Up Where We Belon
    09/19/1940 Paul Williams, singer/composer/actor (Planet of the Apes) 09/19/1941 Jim Fox, England, pentathlete (Olympics-1972)
    09/19/1943 'Mama' Cass Elliot, Balt Md, singer (Mamas & Papas-Monday Monday) 09/19/1943 Christi Haas, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1964) 09/19/1945 BenoŒt Lamy, Belgian director
    09/19/1945 David Bromberg, Phila, musician (Demon in Disguise)
    09/19/1945 Freda Payne, Detroit Mich, singer (Band of Gold)
    09/19/1945 Jane Blalock, Portsmouth NH, golfer (LPGA Rookie of Year 1969) 09/19/1945 Randolph Mantooth, Sacramento Calif, actor (Emergency, Loving) 09/19/1946 John Coghla, rocker (Status Quo)
    09/19/1947 Steve Bartlett, (Rep-R-TX, 1983- )
    09/19/1947 Tanith Lee, UK, sci-fi author (Don't Bite the Sun)
    09/19/1948 Jeremy Irons, England, actor (French Lieutenant's Woman)
    09/19/1948 Michael Cooper, SF Calif, sodomizer (FBI Most Wanted List) 09/19/1948 Nadezhda Tkachenko, USSR, pentathlete (Olympic-gold-1980) 09/19/1949 Twiggy Lawson, [Leslie Hornby], England, model/actress (Boyfriend, W
    09/19/1950 Joan Lunden, Fair Oaks Calif, news host (Good Morning America) 09/19/1950 Rudy Ramos, Lawton Okla, actor (Wind-High Chaparral)
    09/19/1952 Nile Rodgers, US guitarist (Chic, Dance dance dance)
    09/19/1952 Rhys Chatham, composer
    09/19/1952 Scott Colomby, Bkln, actor (Stash-Sons & Daughters, Szysznyk) 09/19/1956 Rex Smith, Jacksonville Fla, actor (Solid Gold, Pirates of Penzance)
    09/19/1957 Richard M Linnehan, Lowell Mass, US Army Capt/astronaut
    09/19/1958 Kevin Hooks, Phila, actor (Sounder, Aaron Loves Angela)
    09/19/1962 Tonja Walker, actress (Capitol, General Hospital)
    09/19/1964 Kim Richards, LI NY, actress (Nanny & Prof, James at 15)
    09/19/1965 Debbye Turner, Miss America (1990)
    09/19/1966 El Samurai, [Osamu Matsuda], wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
    09/19/1969 Candy Dulfer, Netherlands, saxophonist/daughter of Hans Dulfer 09/19/1972 David Tamburrino, Saratoga Springs NY, speed skater (Olympics-1994)


    Deaths:

    09/19/1180 Louis VII, the Younger, King of France (1137-80), dies
    09/19/1356 Gautier de Brienne, duke of Athens/French supreme commander, dies 09/19/1356 Geoffroy de Charny, French nobleman, dies in battle
    09/19/1356 Jean the Clermont, French marshal, dies in battle
    09/19/1678 Christoph B von Galen, prince-bishop of Mnster (1650-78), dies at 7
    09/19/1719 French Anneessens, Belgian merchant, executed at 59
    09/19/1719 John Weenix, painter, buried
    09/19/1756 Josef Antonin Sehling, composer, dies at 46
    09/19/1761 Peter Musschenbroek, physician/physicist (Leidse Bottle), dies at 69
    09/19/1830 Stanislas Champein, composer, dies at 76
    09/19/1836 Carl Friedrich Ebers, composer, dies at 66
    09/19/1862 [Lewis] Henry Little, US Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 45 09/19/1864 Archibald Campbell Godwin, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle 09/19/1864 David Allen Russell, US Union general-major, dies in battle at 43 09/19/1881 James A Garfield, 20th president (1881), dies of gunshot wound at 49
    09/19/1882 Andreas I Schaepman, archbishop of Utrecht (1868-82), dies at 67 09/19/1902 Maria Hendrika, Queen of Belgium, dies
    09/19/1918 Liza Nina Mary Frederica Lehmann, composer, dies at 56
    09/19/1935 Jules M Cambron, French gov-gen to Algeria/ambassador, dies 09/19/1944 David Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot, dies in battle 09/19/1944 Hilary Barlow, British colonel, dies
    09/19/1944 John AC Fitch, British lt-colonel, dies in battle in Arnhem 09/19/1952 Giuseppe Zoppi, Swiss writer (Presento il mio Ticino), dies 09/19/1954 Tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56
    09/19/1961 Helen Kimble, fictional wife of Dr Richard Kimble (Fugitive) 09/19/1961 Pieter Tesch, mine engineer/geology (Pedestal of Netherlands), dies 09/19/1967 Martin Block, TV announcer (Chesterfield Supper Club), dies at 64 09/19/1968 Chester F Carlson, inventor (photocopying), dies at 62
    09/19/1968 Red Foley, country singer (Mr Smith Goes to Washington), dies at 58 09/19/1969 Bert [Lambertus] Bakker, director Free Netherland/inventor, dies 09/19/1972 Robert M Casadesus, French pianist/composer (Prix Di‚mer), dies at 7
    09/19/1978 Rolf Gnther, East German priest, self imolation
    09/19/1981 Joke Smit, feminist, dies
    09/19/1982 Samuel L M Barlow, composer, dies at 90
    09/19/1984 June Preisser, dancer/actress (Babes in Arms), dies at 61 in car cra
    09/19/1985 Italo Calvino, sci-fi author (T-Zero, Mr Palomar), dies at 61 09/19/1988 Oren Lee Staley, 1st pres of Natl Farmers Org (1955-79), dies at 65 09/19/1989 Guido de Moor, actor, dies
    09/19/1990 Werner Janssen, composer, dies at 91
    09/19/1992 Jacques Pic, french restaurant owner, dies
    09/19/1993 Bruce Ferden, US conductor (NY, Washington, Amsterdam), dies at 44 09/19/1993 Richard Landau, US screenwriter (Back to Bataan), dies at 79


    Significant Events:

    09/19/1356 English defeat French at Battle of Poitiers
    09/19/1559 5 Spanish ships sinks in storm off Tampa, about 600 die
    09/19/1580 Treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
    09/19/1602 Grave surrenders to earl Mauritius
    09/19/1676 Rebels under Nathaniel Bacon set Jamestown Va on fire
    09/19/1777 Battle of Freeman's Farm (Bemis Heights) or 1st Battle of Saratoga 09/19/1795 Tula, leader of Cura‡ao slave opposition, imprisoned
    09/19/1796 George Washington's farewell address as president
    09/19/1799 English & Russian invasion army conquerors Receiver
    09/19/1833 Charles Darwin visits Guardia del Monte, Argentina
    09/19/1846 Elizabeth Barrett & Robert Browning elopes
    09/19/1848 Hyperion, moon of Saturn, discovered by Bond (US) & Lassell (England
    09/19/1849 1st commercial laundry established, in Oaklan, California 09/19/1852 A De Gasparis discovers asteroid #20 Massalia
    09/19/1857 H Goldschmidt discovers asteroid #48 Doris & #49 Pales
    09/19/1862 -20] Battle at Blackford's Ford Virginia
    09/19/1862 Battle at Iuka Mississippi (1,700 casualties)
    09/19/1863 Battle of Chickamauga GA (near Chattanooga) begins; Union retreat 09/19/1864 3rd Battle of Winchester Virginia (Opequon, 3rd Winchester) 09/19/1865 Atlanta University forms
    09/19/1865 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #85 Io
    09/19/1870 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #112 Iphigenia
    09/19/1870 Siege of Paris begins
    09/19/1873 Black Friday: Jay Cooke & Co fails, causing a securities panic 09/19/1890 Turkish frigate 'Ertogrul' burns off of Japan, kills 540
    09/19/1892 A Charlois discovers asteroid #336 Lacadiera
    09/19/1903 King Leopold II deny Belgian cruelty in Congo
    09/19/1904 Gen Nogi's assault on Port Arthur: 16,000 Japanese casualties 09/19/1905 M Wolf discovers asteroids #573 Recha, #574 Reginhild & #575 Renate 09/19/1905 P Gotz discovers asteroid #572 Rebekka
    09/19/1908 Gustav Mahlers 7th Symphony, premieres
    09/19/1911 Red Tuesday-20,000 protest for universal rights
    09/19/1912 Pius X encyclical Singular quadam, against interconfess unions 09/19/1914 Brooklyn's Ed Lafitte no-hits KC (Federal League), 6-2
    09/19/1916 1st landing on Schiphol (Farman F-22 of Soesterberg)
    09/19/1916 Belgian troops conquer Tabora, German East Africa
    09/19/1922 Queen Wilhelmina's takes Dutch throne with 119 word speech 09/19/1926 80,000 demonstrate for democratic peace in The Hague
    09/19/1928 Mickey Mouse's screen debut (Steamboat Willie at Colony Theater NYC)
    09/19/1929 Latvia dictator A Woldemaras chased out
    09/19/1931 Japanese troops conquer Mukden, South Mantsjoer˜e
    09/19/1931 Tom Creavy wins PGA golf tournament
    09/19/1934 Bruno Haptmann arrested for kidnapping Lindbergh baby
    09/19/1938 C Jackson discovers asteroid #2825
    09/19/1939 British Expeditionary Force reaches France
    09/19/1939 Lord Haw-Haw becomes radio host of Reichsrundfunk Berlin
    09/19/1939 Wehrmacht (German regular army) murders 100 Jews in Lukov Poland 09/19/1939 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids #2638 Gadolin & #3606
    09/19/1940 Nazi decree forbids gentile woman to work in Jewish homes 09/19/1941 German army conquerors Kiev
    09/19/1941 Nazi's force German Jews, 6 & over to wear Jewish stars
    09/19/1943 Fanny Whiteers-Koen breaks jumping world record
    09/19/1944 Finland & Russia agree to cease fire
    09/19/1945 Lord Haw Haw (William Joyce) sentenced to death in London 09/19/1947 Jackie Robinson is named 1947 'Rookie of the Year'
    09/19/1950 European Payment Union forms in Paris
    09/19/1950 Great Three acknowledge Union govt as only German govt
    09/19/1950 UN reject membership of China's People Republic
    09/19/1951 Italian bureaucratic strike for pay increase
    09/19/1955 Argentine president Juan Per¢n, flees
    09/19/1956 1st intl conference of black writers & artists meets (Sorbonne) 09/19/1957 1st underground nuclear explosion (Las Vegas Nevada)
    09/19/1959 Nikita Khrushchev is denied access to Disneyland
    09/19/1963 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1729 Beryl
    09/19/1965 Erhards CDU wins West German parliament
    09/19/1965 P Wild discovers asteroids #1687 Glarona & #2914
    09/19/1966 Mike Burke named Yankees pres
    09/19/1967 Nigeria begins offensive against Biafra
    09/19/1968 Baby born on Golden Gate Bridge (those Marin County folk!) 09/19/1970 'Mary Tyler Moore' show premieres
    09/19/1973 C J Van Houten discovers asteroids #3290 Azabu & #3548
    09/19/1973 Carl XVI Gustaf, becomes King of Sweden
    09/19/1973 NL refuses to allow San Diego Padres move to Washington DC 09/19/1973 Pirate Radio Free America (off Cape May NJ) forms air
    09/19/1973 T Gehrels discovers asteroid #2643
    09/19/1974 Hurricane Fifi hits coast of Honduras; about 5,000 die
    09/19/1974 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2386 Nikonov, #2419 Moldavia, 09/19/1974 #2756 Dzhangar, #2977 Chivilikhin, #3232 Brest, #3384 & #3429 09/19/1975 Indonesia routes troops to Portuguese East Timor
    09/19/1980 Titan II missile explosion (Damascus, AR)
    09/19/1981 Satellites China 10 & 11 launched into Earth orbit by B-1 rocket 09/19/1981 Simon & Garfunkel reunite for a NYC Central Park concert
    09/19/1982 New Orleans Saints 1st road shutout victory beating Chic Bears 10-0 09/19/1982 Streetcars stop running on Market St after 122 years of service 09/19/1983 David Slowinski on 2 CRAY-1 comp's find 2^132049-1 prime # 09/19/1983 St Kitts & Nevis declares independence from UK
    09/19/1985 9,500 die in Mexico's earthquake (6.9)
    09/19/1986 'Captain EO' with Michael Jackson premieres
    09/19/1986 Chic White Sox Joe Crowley no-hits Calif Angels, 7-1
    09/19/1986 Fed health officials announce AZT will be available to AIDS patients
    09/19/1988 Israel launches 1st satellite, for secret military reconnaissance 09/19/1989 Chase Manhattan Discovery Center at Brooklyn Botanic Garden opens 09/19/1989 French DC-10 crashes near Niger, 171 die
    09/19/1992 Sergei Boebka pole vaults world record (6.13m)
    09/19/1992 UN Security Council votes 12-0 (3 abstentions) to dump Yugoslavia 09/19/1993 Emmy Awards
    09/19/1993 Parliamentary election in Poland

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sun Sep 19 20:30:12 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/20/ 357 -BC- Alexander III, the Great, king of Macedonia, emperor 09/20/1593 Gottfried Scheidt, composer
    09/20/1653 Benedict Schultheiss, composer
    09/20/1663 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer
    09/20/1706 Franz Habermann, composer
    09/20/1744 Giacomo Quarenghi, It's/Russian master builder (Hermitage theater) 09/20/1767 Jose Mauricio Nunes Garcia, composer
    09/20/1771 Mungo Park, explorer
    09/20/1777 Ramon Felix Cuellar y Altarriba, composer
    09/20/1790 Francisco Acu¤a the Figueroa, Uruguayan poet (Toraidas)
    09/20/1791 Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Semejnaja chronika)
    09/20/1795 Charles Heinrich Christoph Zeuner, composer
    09/20/1809 Sterline 'Old Pap' Price, Major General (Confederate Army) 09/20/1810 Alpheus Starkey Williams, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 09/20/1820 George Washington Morgan, Brig General (Union volunteers) 09/20/1820 John Fulton Reynolds, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863
    09/20/1832 Johann Joseph Abert, composer
    09/20/1833 Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Italy, journalist (Nobel Peace Prize 1907) 09/20/1842 James Dewar, Scottish chemist/physicist (Dewarfles/cordiet) 09/20/1846 Agnes Tyrrell, composer
    09/20/1859 Yuan She-k'ai, Chinese general/president/dictator
    09/20/1865 Lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist
    09/20/1866 Gustave Doret, composer
    09/20/1869 George Robey, [George Edward Wade], comic
    09/20/1872 Maurice Gamelin, French generalissimo
    09/20/1877 Armand Louis Joseph Marsick, composer
    09/20/1878 Upton B Sinclair, US writer (Jungle)
    09/20/1879 Jacobo Conrad, [Coco Lepol/Elias Martinus], Cura‡aos composer 09/20/1880 Ildebrando Pizzetti, composer
    09/20/1884 Piotr Rytel, composer
    09/20/1885 Ferdinand 'Jelly Roll' Morton, New Orleans, jazz pianist/composer 09/20/1886 Charles Walter Stansby Williams, songwriter
    09/20/1893 Hans HB Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic)
    09/20/1897 Efim Golishev, composer
    09/20/1899 Elliot Nugent, director (And so They were Married)
    09/20/1900 Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil general/pres (1964-67) 09/20/1900 Uuno Kalervo Klami, composer
    09/20/1900 Wilhelm Weismann, composer
    09/20/1901 Leo Justinus Kauffmann, composer
    09/20/1902 Cesare Zavattini, Italian screenwriter (Ladri di Biciclette) 09/20/1902 Kermit Maynard, Vevey Ind, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup) 09/20/1902 Steve Smith, singer (Lawrence Welk Show)
    09/20/1906 David Sheinfeld, composer
    09/20/1908 Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist
    09/20/1910 Jacques-Baptise LeBrun, France, finn yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1932) 09/20/1911 Frank Devol, Moundsville WV, orch leader (I'm Dickens He's Fenster) 09/20/1911 Jan Mul, composer
    09/20/1914 Kenneth More, British actor (39 Steps, Doctor in the House) 09/20/1917 Arnold 'Red' Auerbach, NBA coach/GM (Boston Celtic)
    09/20/1918 Peg Phillips, actress (Ruth Ann-Northern Exposure)
    09/20/1920 Alexander Thereat
    09/20/1922 Frank Comstock, SD Calif, orch leader (Jimmie Rodgers Show) 09/20/1924 Gogi Grant, singer
    09/20/1924 James Galanos, Phila, fashion designer (Coty Hall of Fame-1959) 09/20/1927 Clarice Taylor, Va, actress (Nurse Bailey-Nurse)
    09/20/1927 Rachel Roberts, Wales, actress (Foul Play, Doctor's Wife) 09/20/1928 Joyce Brothers, NYC, pop psychiatrist ($64,000 question winner) 09/20/1929 Anne Meara, Bkln NY comedian/actress (Stiller & Meara, Archie's Plac
    09/20/1933 Bob Banas, NYC, choreographer (Malibu U, Jonathan Winters Show) 09/20/1934 Sophia Loren, Rome, actress (Desire Under the Elms, Black Orchid) 09/20/1935 Keith J Roberts, England, writer (Irish Encounter, Ladies from Hell)
    09/20/1935 Lubos Fiser, composer
    09/20/1936 Dany Carrel, Touraine Indo-china, actress (Passionate Summer) 09/20/1938 Eric Gale, US funk guitarist (Blue Horizon)
    09/20/1938 George J Hochbrueckner, (Rep-D-New York)
    09/20/1938 Jane Manning, soprano
    09/20/1938 Pia Lindstom, entertainment critic (WNBC-TV)
    09/20/1938 Tom Tresh, NY Yankee (1962 AL Rookie of Year)
    09/20/1940 Joseph J DioGuardi, (Rep-R-NY, 1985- )
    09/20/1941 Dale Chihuly, Tacoma Wash, artist in glass (Louis Tiffany Award 1967
    09/20/1941 John A Wismont Jr, Calif, watercolor painter (over 50,000) 09/20/1942 Robbe de Deer, Flemish director/producer (Fugitive Cinema, Bomb) 09/20/1943 Roek Williams, [Willemze], Dutch singer
    09/20/1944 Jeremy Child, actor (Privilege, Taffin)
    09/20/1945 Laurie Spiegel, composer
    09/20/1948 George R[aymond] R[ichard] Martin, US, sci-fi author (Wild Cards) 09/20/1949 Jan Hendriks, guitarist (Doe Maar)
    09/20/1950 Debi Morgan, Dunn NC, actress (Angie-All My Children, Cry Uncle) 09/20/1950 James P[aul] Blaylock, US, sci-fi author (Elfin Ship, Homunculus) 09/20/1950 Loredana Berte, Milan Italy, singer/2nd ex wife of Bj”rn B”rg 09/20/1951 Guy LaFleur, Quebec, NHL right wing (Montreal, NY Rangers) 09/20/1951 JoAnna Cameron, Colo, actress (I Love My Wife, Isis)
    09/20/1953 Jeff Jones, Red Rider, rocker
    09/20/1954 Anne Mcintosh, British member European parliament
    09/20/1954 Brinke Stevens, [Charlene Brinkman] Ca, actr (Slumber Party Massacre
    09/20/1954 Silvio Leonard, Cuba, 100m sprinter (Olympic-silver-1980) 09/20/1955 Christine Oddy, British member European parliament
    09/20/1955 Silvio Leonard, Cienguegos Cuba, 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1980) 09/20/1957 Arn Anderson, [Marty Lunde], wrestler (ECW/SMW/WCW/NWA/WWF) 09/20/1957 Fran Drescher, NYC, actress (Cadillac Man)
    09/20/1957 Vladmir Tkachenko, USSR, basketball (Olympic-bronze-1980) 09/20/1960 Alice Regina Brown, Jackson Ms, 4X100 runner (Olympic-gold-1984, 88)
    09/20/1966 Nuno Bettencourt, Azores, rock guitarist (Extreme-More Than Words) 09/20/1967 Gunnar Nelson, rock singer (Nelsons-Love & Affection)
    09/20/1967 Matthew Nelson, rock singer (Nelsons-Love & Affection)


    Deaths:

    09/20/1168 Paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies
    09/20/1384 Louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne
    09/20/1493 Philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies
    09/20/1586 Anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24 09/20/1613 Willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies
    09/20/1624 Isa„c Le Maire, Amsterdam ship owner, dies at about 66
    09/20/1639 John Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60
    09/20/1647 Giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
    09/20/1648 Marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61
    09/20/1679 Cornelis Evertsen the Young, vice-admiral of Zealand, dies at 51 09/20/1703 Archibald Campbell, Scot milt man (blood bath of Glencoe), dies at 5
    09/20/1706 Pierre Verdier, composer, dies at 79
    09/20/1731 Sicco van Goslinga, Fries diplomat/sect of High Council, dies at 67 09/20/1773 Pieter de Swart, architect (Delfts Port Rotterdam), dies at 63 09/20/1803 Robert Emmet, Irish nationalist, executed
    09/20/1806 Utamaro Kitagawa, painter, dies
    09/20/1807 Charles G van Brunswick-Wolfenbttel, wife of F Louisa W, dies 09/20/1810 Wouter J van Troostwijk, painter, dies at 28
    09/20/1823 Daniel Steibelt, composer, dies at 57
    09/20/1863 Benjamin Hardin Helm, US attorney/Confederate brig-general, dies at
    09/20/1873 Lulu Strauss und Torney, German poetess/writer, dies
    09/20/1886 John Liptrot Hatton, composer, dies at 77
    09/20/1896 Gottfried Conradi, composer, dies at 76
    09/20/1897 Karel Bendl, composer, dies at 59
    09/20/1908 Pablo Martin Melitou de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer, dies at 64 09/20/1917 Herbert Morris, Jamaican deserteur in France, executed at 17 09/20/1932 Max Slevogt, German painter, dies at 63
    09/20/1933 Annie Besant, English theosophy (Esoteric Christianity), dies 09/20/1944 John Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem 09/20/1947 Fiorello H La Guardia, (Mayor-R-NYC, 1933-45), dies
    09/20/1949 Nikolaos Skalkottas, composer, dies at 45
    09/20/1957 Jean Julius Christian Sibelius, Fin composer (Finlandia), dies at 91
    09/20/1959 Olin Howlin, actor (Swifty-Circus Boy), dies at 63
    09/20/1960 Michel Brusselmans, composer, dies at 74
    09/20/1967 Henri Mulet, composer, dies at 88
    09/20/1968 Frank Pelleg, composer, dies at 57
    09/20/1971 James Westerfield, actor (Travels of Jaime McPheeters), dies at 59 09/20/1971 William F Albright, US archaeologist, dies at 80
    09/20/1971 Y¢rgos Sef‚ris, [Seferi dis], Greek diplomat/poet (I sterna), dies 09/20/1973 Ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist, dies
    09/20/1973 Glenn Strange, actor (Sam the Bartender-Gunsmoke), dies at 74 09/20/1974 Robert Herberigs, composer, dies at 88
    09/20/1975 Saint-John Perse, French diplomat/poet (Nobel 1960), dies at 88 09/20/1976 Johan Boskamp, actor, dies at 83
    09/20/1979 Ludvik Svoboda, Czech general/politician, dies at 83
    09/20/1993 Leonard Parkin, British TV host (ITN), dies at 64
    09/20/1993 Loan Volkerijk, Dutch baseball coach (ADO), dies at 65


    Significant Events:

    09/20/ 368 Emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen
    09/20/ 451 General Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne
    09/20/ 622 Prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina)
    09/20/1258 Cathedral of Salisbury inaugurated
    09/20/1378 Robert de GenŠve, 'butcher of Cesena' crowned anti-pope Clemens VII 09/20/1519 Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world
    09/20/1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French 09/20/1620 Battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
    09/20/1674 2nd West Indie Company forms
    09/20/1697 Peace of Saki (ends 9 years war)
    09/20/1777 Paoli massacre
    09/20/1787 Prince Willem V returns to The Hague
    09/20/1792 French defeat Prussians at Valmy
    09/20/1793 British troops under maj-gen Williamson lands on (French) Haiti 09/20/1797 US frigate Constitution (Old Ironsides) launched in Boston 09/20/1830 1st Negro Convention of Free Men agree to boycott slave-produced goo
    09/20/1833 Charles Darwin rides horse to Buenos Aires
    09/20/1839 1st railroad in Netherland opens (Amsterdam-Haarlem)
    09/20/1850 Slave trade abolished in DC, but slavery allowed to continue 09/20/1854 Battle at Alma Krim: 1,000 British soldiers died
    09/20/1854 British & French defeat Russians at Alma, in Crimea
    09/20/1859 Patent granted on electric range
    09/20/1860 1st British royalty to visit US, Prince of Wales (King Edward VII) 09/20/1861 Battle of Lexington, MI-captured by Union
    09/20/1863 Battle of Shepardstown VA
    09/20/1863 Civil War Battle of Chickamauga, near Chattanooga Tenn, ends 09/20/1870 Mayor William Tweed accused of robbing NY treasury
    09/20/1870 Pope Pius IX surrenders to king Victor Emanuel
    09/20/1873 Panic sweeps NY Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) 09/20/1873 NY shut banks for 10 days due to a bank scandal
    09/20/1877 Chase National Bank opens in NYC (later merges into Chase Manhattan)
    09/20/1879 US Grants come to SF for elaborate extended visit
    09/20/1881 Chester A Arthur sworn in as 21st president
    09/20/1884 6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria
    09/20/1884 Equal Rights Party nominates female candidates for Pres & VP 09/20/1893 A Charlois discovers asteroid #377 Campania
    09/20/1902 Chic White Sox Jim Callahan no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0
    09/20/1903 M Wolf discovers asteroids #515 Athalia & #2017 Wesson
    09/20/1903 R S Dugan discovers asteroid #516 Amherstia
    09/20/1904 Orville & Wilbur Wright fly their Flyer II
    09/20/1907 Pitts Nick Maddox no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 2-1
    09/20/1908 Chic White Sox Frank Smith 2nd no-hitter, beats Phila 1-0 09/20/1908 J H Metcalf discovers asteroid #673 Edda
    09/20/1911 Yanks set team record 12 errors in a double header
    09/20/1918 Royal Dutch Blast furnace & Steel factory opens in the Hague 09/20/1919 Jim Barnes wins PGA golf tournament
    09/20/1924 Cub's Grover Cleveland Alexander beats NY Giants to win 300th game 09/20/1927 NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits record 60th HR of season off Tom Zachry 09/20/1930 G Neujmin discovers asteroid 1190 Pelagia, 1269 Rollandia & 1725 CrA
    09/20/1932 Gandhi begins hunger strike
    09/20/1932 South Seas rebaptized in Ijsselmeer
    09/20/1933 Pittsburgh Steelers (as Pirates) play 1st NFL game, lose 23-2 09/20/1938 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' Suite for jazz orchestra, premieres 09/20/1939 British fleet takes German U-27 boat
    09/20/1939 Heavyweight Joe Louis KOs Bob Pastor in Detroit
    09/20/1942 Gunther Hagg becomes world champ of all records from 1500m to 5000m 09/20/1944 Nijmegen free
    09/20/1944 Polish forces free Terneuzen
    09/20/1945 German rocket engineers begin work in US
    09/20/1946 Churchill argues for a 'United States of Europe'
    09/20/1948 Mexican Baseball league disbanded
    09/20/1949 Dutch Guilder devalued 30.3%
    09/20/1949 Tennis player Pancho Gonzales turns professional
    09/20/1951 1st North Pole jet crossing
    09/20/1951 Ford Frick elected commissioner of baseball
    09/20/1951 Swiss males votes against female suffrage
    09/20/1952 KPTV TV channel 12 in Portland, OR (IND) begins broadcasting 09/20/1954 1st FORTRAN computer program run
    09/20/1954 1st National People's Congress adopts Chinese constitution 09/20/1954 KETC TV channel 9 in Saint Louis, MO (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/20/1954 Roger Bannister awarded Britain's Silver Pears Trophy
    09/20/1958 A black woman stabs Martin Luther King Jr in chest in NYC 09/20/1958 Baltimore Oriole knuckler Hoyt Wilhelm no-hits NY Yankees 1-0 09/20/1958 Ferhat Abbas forms Algerian govt in exile (Cairo)
    09/20/1958 Martin Luther King Jr stabbed in chest by a deranged black woman 09/20/1960 UN General Assembly admit 13 African countries & Cyprus (96 nations)
    09/20/1960 WFSU TV channel 11 in Tallahassee, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/20/1961 After 84 1/3 innings Bill Fischer gives up a base on balls 09/20/1961 James Meredith refused access as a student in Mississippi 09/20/1962 Ben Bella wins 1st elections in independent Algeria
    09/20/1962 Gov R Barnett refuses to admit a black to Miss Univ (James Meredith)
    09/20/1964 Paramount theater (NYC) presented the Beatles with Steve & Eydie 09/20/1965 Purple Mountain Observatory discovers asteroid #2752
    09/20/1965 WXXW (now WYCC) TV channel 20 in Chicago, IL (PBS) begins broadcasti
    09/20/1966 Passenger ship Queen Elizabeth II launched
    09/20/1966 US Surveyor B launched toward Moon; crashed Sept 23
    09/20/1967 Benin separates from Nigeria
    09/20/1967 Hurricane Beulah hits Texas-Mexican border, kills 38
    09/20/1967 WCAE TV channel 50 in St John, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/20/1967 WCIX TV channel 6 in Miami, FL (CBS) begins broadcasting
    09/20/1968 Mickey Mantle hits final career homer # 536
    09/20/1969 Pitts Pirate Bob Moose no-hits NY Giants, 4-0
    09/20/1970 Luna 16 lands on Moon's Mare Fecunditatis, drills core sample 09/20/1972 Police find cannabis growing on Paul & Linda McCartney's farm 09/20/1973 Billy Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in battle-of-sexes tennis match 09/20/1973 T Gehrels discovers asteroid #1921 Pala
    09/20/1973 Willie Mays announces retirement at end of 1973 season
    09/20/1974 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #3260 & #3771
    09/20/1975 David Bowie's 'Fame,' single goes #1 for 2 weeks
    09/20/1975 Gary Sentman draws a record 176 lb longbow to a maximum 28¬' draw 09/20/1976 Metroliner official opens in Brussels
    09/20/1976 Playboy releases Jimmy Carter's interview that he lusts for women 09/20/1976 Sid Berstein offers $230 million charity concert for Beatle reunion 09/20/1977 Vietnam & Djibouti ask for membership in UN
    09/20/1977 Voyager 2 launched for fly-by of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune 09/20/1978 Yamada Mumon Roshi visits Benedictine Abbey of Maria Laach Germany 09/20/1979 Coup in Central African Rep: David Dacko overthrows emperor Bokassa
    09/20/1979 Jose E dod Santos becomes president of Angola
    09/20/1979 NASA launches HEAO
    09/20/1980 Plaque dedicated in Thurman Munson's memory at Yankee Stadium 09/20/1980 Spectacular Bid runs in Belmont alone as 3 horses drop out 09/20/1981 Belize declares independence
    09/20/1981 Joe Danelo kicks then NY Giant record 55 yard field goal
    09/20/1982 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3043 San Diego
    09/20/1982 NFL players begin a 57 day strike
    09/20/1983 3,112 turn out to see Pirates play NY Mets at Shea Stadium 09/20/1983 Cryptographic Communications System & Method (RSA) patented 09/20/1984 'Cosby Show' premieres on NBC-TV
    09/20/1984 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3490
    09/20/1984 H Debehogne discovers asteroid #3465
    09/20/1984 Suicide car bomb attacks US Embassy annex in Beirut, kills 23 09/20/1985 Curtis Strong is convicted for selling cocaine to pro baseball playe
    09/20/1985 Walt Disney World's 200-millionth guest
    09/20/1986 Wichita State Shockers blow a 35-3 lead; lose 36-35 to Morehead Stat
    09/20/1987 Alain Prost wins record 28th Formula one auto race
    09/20/1987 Dwight Clark ends NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions 09/20/1987 Walter Payton scores NFL record 107th rushing touchdown
    09/20/1988 Wade Boggs is 1st player to get 200 hits for 6 consecutive seasons 09/20/1990 Both Germanys ratify reunification
    09/20/1990 Saddam Hussein demands US networks broadcast his message
    09/20/1992 Frances votes in favor of Maastricht treaty
    09/20/1992 Leanza Cornett (Miss Florida) crowned Miss America 1993
    09/20/1992 Mickey Moradini of Phils makes an unassisted triple play
    09/20/2000 Patent on RSA cryptograph algorithm ends

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/21/1372 Frederik I van Hohenzollern, monarch of Brandenburg (1417-40) 09/21/1415 Frederick III, Innsbruck Austria, German Emperor (1440-1493) 09/21/1452 Girolamo Savonarola, monk/reformer/dictator of Florence (1494-98) 09/21/1527 Matthaus Ludecus, composer
    09/21/1706 Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, composer
    09/21/1728 Louis Emmanuel Eadin, composer
    09/21/1752 Louise MC, countess of Albany
    09/21/1756 John Loudon McAdam, created macadam road surface (asphalt) 09/21/1760 Gaetano Valeri, composer
    09/21/1788 Margaret Smith Taylor, 1st lady (1849-50)
    09/21/1791 Th‚odore G‚ricault, French painter (Easy-going of Medusa) 09/21/1817 Carter Littlepage Stevenson, Major General (Confederate Army) 09/21/1817 Charles Balmer, composer
    09/21/1820 Williams Carter Wickham, Brig General (Confederate Army)
    09/21/1824 Joseph Andrew Jackson Lightburn, Brig General (Union volunteers) 09/21/1827 Michael Corcoran, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1863 09/21/1832 Friedrich Wilhelm Langhans, composer
    09/21/1832 Samuel Sprigg Carroll, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1893 09/21/1833 Josef Richard Rozkosny, composer
    09/21/1840 Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876)
    09/21/1843 David Emlyn Evans, composer
    09/21/1849 Edmund Gosse, London, translator/critic (Father & Son)
    09/21/1853 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, physicist (liquid helium, Nobel 1913) 09/21/1859 Cyriel Buysse, Flemish baron/writer (Sursum Corda, Jack of Spades) 09/21/1866 Charles Jean Henri Nicolle France, bacteriologist (Nobel-1928) 09/21/1866 H[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, Bromley England, author (Time Machine) 09/21/1869 Henryk Melcer-Szczawinski, composer
    09/21/1871 Earnest Heldring, merchant/ship owner/financier
    09/21/1874 Gustav Theodore Holst, Cheltenham, England, composer (Planets) 09/21/1882 Alf Thorbald Hurum, composer
    09/21/1884 Hugh (Shorty) Ray, supervisor of NFL officials, HOF member 09/21/1885 Thomas Alexandrovich de Hartmann, composer
    09/21/1886 Teiichi Igarashi, Japan, climed Mt Fuji at age 99
    09/21/1887 Lodewijk de Vocht, composer
    09/21/1889 Otto Forst de Battaglia, Austrian diplomat/genealogist
    09/21/1893 Moses Pergament, composer
    09/21/1901 Adele Bochner
    09/21/1902 Limari Salminen, Finland, 10K run (Olympic-gold-1936)
    09/21/1904 Hans Hartung, German/French painter
    09/21/1907 Lloyd Gough, actor (Mike Axford-Green Hornet)
    09/21/1909 Kwame Nkrumah, President of Ghana (1958-66)
    09/21/1912 Chuck Jones, animator (Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck)
    09/21/1912 Gy”rgy S ndor, Budapest Hungary, pianist (L'Apprenti Sorcier) 09/21/1914 John Kluge, Chemnitz Germany, media CEO (Metromedia)/billionaire 09/21/1916 Jagernath Lachmon, premier Suriname
    09/21/1918 Rand Brooks, LA Calif, actor (Cpl Boone-Rin Tin Tin)
    09/21/1921 Stanislaw Lem, Polish sci-fi writer (Solaris/1 Human Minute) 09/21/1922 Lode Backx, Flemish pianist
    09/21/1924 Gail Russell, US, actress (Wake of Red Witch, Unseen)
    09/21/1930 Dawn Addams, Felixstown Engl, actress (Alan Young Show, Star Maidens
    09/21/1931 Larry Hagman, Fort Worth Tx, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, JR-Dallas) 09/21/1932 Melvin Van Peebles, US, playwright/director (Watermelon Man) 09/21/1934 Leonard Cohen, Montr‚al, singer/songwriter (Death of Ladies Man) 09/21/1935 Henry Gibson, Germantown Pa, comedian (Nashville, Laugh-In's poet) 09/21/1938 Atli Heimir Sveinsson, composer
    09/21/1938 Yuji Takahashi, composer
    09/21/1940 Bill Kurtis, Pensacola Fla, newscaster (American Parade)
    09/21/1942 Ann Elder, Cleve Oh, comedienne (Smothers Brothers Show, Laugh-In) 09/21/1944 Fannie Flagg, Birmingham Ala, actress/comediene (Candid Camera) 09/21/1944 Hamilton Jordan, political advisor (Crisis, Last Year of Carter Pres
    09/21/1947 Don Felder, rocker
    09/21/1947 Stephen [Edwin] King, US, sci-fi author (Carrie, Shining, Kujo) 09/21/1948 Artis Gilmore, ABA all star (Kentucky Colonels)
    09/21/1948 Michael Finneran, diver (1st perfect 10 on 10m platform)
    09/21/1950 Bill Murray, Evanston Ill, comedian (SNL, What About Bob, Stripes) 09/21/1951 Bob Franks, (Rep-R-New Jersey)
    09/21/1951 Henk Hofstede, Dutch singer/guitarist/keyboardist (Nits)
    09/21/1953 John Mengatti, NYC, actor (Nick-White Shadow, For Love & Honor) 09/21/1954 Phil Taylor, rocker (Motorhead)
    09/21/1955 Richard J Hieb, Jamestown ND, astronaut (STS 39, STS 49)
    09/21/1957 Ethan Coen, Minneapolis Mn, producer (Miller's Crossing, Barton Fink
    09/21/1959 Corrinne Drewery, rocker (Swing Out Sister-Swing Out)
    09/21/1959 David Coulier, Detroit, actor (Joey Gladstone-Full House) 09/21/1961 Michel R Vassallucci, French/Neth publisher (Arena)
    09/21/1962 Grant Fuhr, Edmonton Alberta, NHL goalie (Oilers)
    09/21/1962 Rob Morrow, US, actor (Dr Fleishman-Northern Exposure)
    09/21/1968 Ricki Lake, actress (Hairspray)/talk show host (Ricki)
    09/21/1971 Alfonso Ribeiro, NYC, actor/pianist (Alfonso-Silver Spoons)


    Deaths:

    09/21/ 490 -BC- Callimachus, General (Athens army of Marathon), dies
    09/21/ 687 Conon, Sicilian Pope (686-87), dies
    09/21/1327 Edward II, king of England (1307-1327), dies at 43
    09/21/1433 Zweder van Kuilenberg, bishop of Utrecht
    09/21/1440 Frederik I van Hohenzollern, ruler Brandenburg (1417-40), dies at 68
    09/21/1481 Bartholomeus Platinum, Italian humanist/pontifical librarian, dies 09/21/1519 Hans Backofen/Backoffen, German sculptor, dies at about 49 09/21/1558 Charles V, emperor Romania-Germany/King of Spain (Charles I), dies 09/21/1576 Girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74
    09/21/1586 Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, French cardinal, dies at 69 09/21/1590 Ascanio Trombeti, composer, dies at 45
    09/21/1629 John Pieterszoon Coen, merchant/gov-gen of East-Indies, dies at 42 09/21/1705 Willem Hadriaan of Nassau, corrupt mister of Od˜ck, dies
    09/21/1776 Nathan Hale, spied on British for American rebels, hanged 09/21/1798 George Read, US judge/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 65 09/21/1809 Alexander Reinagle, composer, dies at 53
    09/21/1812 Emmanuel Johann Joseph Schikaneder, composer, dies at 61
    09/21/1820 Joseph R Drake, US poet (American Flag), dies at 25)
    09/21/1832 Walter Scott, Schots attorney/poet/writer (Ivanhoe), dies 09/21/1836 John Stafford Smith, composer, dies at 86
    09/21/1839 Jacob Gottfried Weber, composer, dies at 60
    09/21/1874 JBAL L‚once Elie the Beaumont, French geologist, dies at 75 09/21/1883 John of Vloten, literature/theology, dies
    09/21/1904 Chief Joseph, US indian chief (Nez Perc‚s), dies
    09/21/1908 Pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist/composer (Spanish Dancer), dies
    09/21/1915 Anthony Comstock, anti-vice crusader, dies at 71 in NYC
    09/21/1939 Armand Calinescu, premier of Romania, murdered
    09/21/1946 Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary (Congo), dies at 66
    09/21/1952 Cor Ruys, actor (Princess Stage), dies at 62
    09/21/1953 Roger Quilter, composer, dies at 75
    09/21/1956 Anastasio Somoza, Nicaraguan dictator, assassinated by Roliberto Lop
    09/21/1956 Robert Mills Delaney, composer, dies at 53
    09/21/1957 Haakon VII (CF Charles WA), Danish king of Norway (1905-57), dies 09/21/1961 Earle Dickson, inventor (band-aid), dies at 68
    09/21/1961 Maurice Delage, composer, dies at 81
    09/21/1964 Jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop 09/21/1966 Paul Reynaud, premier France (1940), dies
    09/21/1970 G˜sbert Friedhoff, architect (Wibautstrat tax office), dies 09/21/1972 Henry M de Montherlant, French author (Port Royal), dies at 76 09/21/1973 Diana Sands, actress (Landlord, Raisin in the Sun), dies at 39 09/21/1973 William CF Plomer, South African libretto writer (Curlew River), die
    09/21/1974 Jacqueline Susann, author (Valley of the Dolls), dies at 53 of cance
    09/21/1974 Walter Brennan, actor (Real McCoys), dies at 80
    09/21/1976 Orlando Letelier, minister Chile, dies
    09/21/1979 John McQuade, actor (Charlie Wild Private Detective), dies at 73 09/21/1980 Ernest White, composer, dies at 80
    09/21/1981 Tony Aubin, composer, dies at 73
    09/21/1986 Pierre Wigny, Belg minister of Foreign affairs (1958-61), dies at 81
    09/21/1988 Robert Gwathmey, artist, dies at 85
    09/21/1989 F Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies
    09/21/1991 JA Mommersteeg, Dutch state sect of Defense (KVP), dies
    09/21/1992 Billy Williams, actor (Adv of Kit Carson), dies at 76 of brain tumor
    09/21/1992 Hans Rosenberg, astronomer/alderman of Utrecht, dies
    09/21/1993 Fernand Ledoux, Belgian/French actor (L'homme de Londres), dies at 9
    09/21/1993 Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Best thing in life), dies at


    Significant Events:

    09/21/ 490 -BC- Battle of Marathon: Athens vs Persia; about 6,600 die
    09/21/ 687 Conon ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/21/1066 Battle at Fulford: Norway king Harald III Hardrada beats Brit militi
    09/21/1192 English king Richard I the Lion hearted, captured
    09/21/1348 Jews in Zurich Switzerland are accused of poisoning wells 09/21/1435 Treaty of Atrecht: Philip of Bourgondy vs French king Charles II 09/21/1451 Cardinal Nicholas of Cusa orders Jews of Holland to wear a badge 09/21/1676 Benedetto Odescalchi elected as Pope Innocent XI
    09/21/1677 John & Nicolaas de Heyden patents fire extinguisher
    09/21/1776 5 days after British take NY, ¬ of city burns down
    09/21/1776 Great fire in NY
    09/21/1780 Benedict Arnold gives British Major Andr‚ plans to West Point 09/21/1784 1st daily newspaper in America (Penns Packet & General Advertiser) 09/21/1792 1st French Republic forms
    09/21/1815 King Willem I takes oath in Brussels
    09/21/1823 Moroni 1st appears to Joseph Smith, according to Smith
    09/21/1863 Union forces retreat to Chattanooga after defeat at Chickamauga 09/21/1872 John Henry Conyers of SC becomes 1st black student at Annapolis 09/21/1875 J Perrotin discovers asteroid #149 Medusa
    09/21/1883 1st direct US-Brazil telegraph connection
    09/21/1885 Dutch demonstrate for general voting right
    09/21/1887 J Palisa discovers asteroid #269 Justitia
    09/21/1893 Frank Duryea drives 1st US made gas propelled vehicle (car) 09/21/1895 1st auto manufacturer opens-Duryea Motor Wagon Company
    09/21/1897 NY Sun runs famous 'Yes, Virginia there is a Santa Claus,' editorial
    09/21/1898 China's empress-mother Ci Xi & emperor De Zong arrested
    09/21/1900 M Wolf & A Schwassmann discovers asteroid #458 Hercynia
    09/21/1901 L Carnera discovers asteroid #478 Tergeste
    09/21/1905 Atlanta Life Insurance Co forms
    09/21/1906 Yankee 1st baseman Hal Chase's 22 put-outs ties record
    09/21/1908 A Kopff discovers asteroid #672 Astarte
    09/21/1908 J Palisa discovers asteroid #671 Carnegia
    09/21/1909 A Kopff discovers asteroid #693 Zerbinetta
    09/21/1913 1st aerobatic maneuver, sustained inverted flight, performed in Fran
    09/21/1913 Turkey & Bulgaria sign peace treaty in Constantinople
    09/21/1915 Emanuel Querido ('Kerido') begins publishing Querido
    09/21/1915 Stones at Stonehenge, England, sold at auction for œ6,600 09/21/1921 Gas explodes at Bradishe Aniline chemical works in Germany, 565 die 09/21/1921 Pope Benedictus XV donates 1 million lire to feed Russians 09/21/1928 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1123 Shapleya
    09/21/1929 1st legal forward pass in Canadian senior football thrown (Calgary) 09/21/1930 Johann Ostermeyer patents flashbulb
    09/21/1931 Britain resigns gold standard/pound devalues 20%
    09/21/1934 St Louis Card Paul Dean no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 3-0
    09/21/1934 Typhoon strikes Honshu Island Japan, kills 4,000
    09/21/1935 P Shajn discovers asteroid #1475 Yalta
    09/21/1936 Spanish fascist junta names Franco to generalissimo/supreme commande
    09/21/1937 J R R Tolkein, publishes 'Hobbit'
    09/21/1938 Hurricane (183 MPH winds) in New England kills 700
    09/21/1938 Winston Churchill condemns Hitler's annexation of Czechoslovakia 09/21/1938 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids #1495 Helsinki & #1928 Summa 09/21/1939 Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews 09/21/1941 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1543 Bourgeois
    09/21/1941 S Arend discovers asteroid #2231 Durrell
    09/21/1941 US launches its 1st Liberty-ship, 'Patrick Henry'
    09/21/1941 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids 2379 Heiskanen, 2454 Olaus Magnus & 35
    09/21/1942 116 hostages executed by Nazis in Paris
    09/21/1943 Arundel (Solomon Island) in US hands
    09/21/1943 Lynch Triangle (Square) in the Bronx named
    09/21/1943 Russian 13th/61st Army reconquer Tsjernigov
    09/21/1943 Soviet forces reach Dnjepr
    09/21/1944 Last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders
    09/21/1948 'Texaco Star Theater' with Milton Berle premieres on NBC-TV 09/21/1949 Federal Republic of [West] Germany created under 3-power occupation 09/21/1949 Peoples Republic of China forms
    09/21/1951 Emil Zatopek runs 15,000m in record 44 min, 54.6 sec
    09/21/1953 Allied forces form West Germany
    09/21/1953 KRDO TV channel 13 in Colorado Spgs-Pueblo, CO (ABC) 1st broadcast 09/21/1954 Kleffens appointed chairman of General Meeting UN
    09/21/1954 Nuclear submarine 'Nautilus' is commissioned
    09/21/1955 Heavyweight Rocky Marciano KOs Archie Moore
    09/21/1957 'Perry Mason' with Raymond Burr premieres on CBS-TV
    09/21/1957 German sailing school ship Pamir sails the Atlantic Ocean 09/21/1957 Olav V, becomes king of Norway
    09/21/1957 Pote Sarasin forms govt in Thailand
    09/21/1958 1st airplane flight exceeding 1200 hours, lands, Dallas Tx 09/21/1959 600 Indian Dutch emigrate to US
    09/21/1961 Antonio Abertondo swims English Channel round trip (44 miles) 09/21/1964 Constellation (US) beats Sovereign (England) in 20th America's Cup 09/21/1964 Malta gains independence from Britain
    09/21/1965 O Kommissarova (USSR) sets women's longest parachute jump (46,250') 09/21/1966 5' of rain falls on NYC
    09/21/1969 NY Jet Steve O'Neal punts 98 yards against Denver Broncos 09/21/1970 'Monday Night Football' on ABC premieres (Jets beat Browns 31-21) 09/21/1970 KAPP TV channel 35 in Yakima, WA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/21/1970 Luna 16 leaves Moon
    09/21/1970 Oakland A's Vida Blue no-hits Minn Twins, 6-0
    09/21/1971 AL OKs Washington Senator move to Arlington (Texas Rangers) 09/21/1971 John Lennon & Yoko Ono are Dick Cavett's only guest
    09/21/1972 Marcos declares martial law in Philippines
    09/21/1973 J Gibson discovers asteroid #2035 Stearns
    09/21/1973 Jackson Pollocks painting 'Blue Poles' sold for $2,000,000 09/21/1973 NY Mets go into 1st place (at .500) after trailing 12« games 09/21/1973 Nate Archibald signs 7 yr contract with NBA KC Kings for $450,000 09/21/1974 Felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroid #3438
    09/21/1974 US Mariner 10 makes 2nd fly-by of Mercury
    09/21/1976 Wings performs in Zagreb Yugoslavia
    09/21/1977 US minister of Foreign affairs Cyrus Vance dismissed
    09/21/1980 LA Ram Johnnie Johnson scores a 99 yard interception
    09/21/1980 Richard Todd of NY Jets completes 42 passes in a game (NFL record) 09/21/1981 Belize (British Honduras) gains independence from UK
    09/21/1981 Sandra Day O'Conner becomes 1st female Supreme Court Justice 09/21/1981 Steve Carlton strikes out NL record 3,118th (Andre Dawson) 09/21/1982 2,251 turn out to see Expos play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
    09/21/1982 Devils beat Rangers 3-2 in exhibition; 1st hockey in Meadowlands (NJ
    09/21/1982 NFL players begin a 57 day strike
    09/21/1982 SF cable cars cease operations for 2 years of repairs
    09/21/1982 STS-5 vehicle moves to launch pad
    09/21/1983 11 killed in anti Marcos demonstrations in Manila
    09/21/1984 NASA launches Galaxy-C
    09/21/1986 Miami Dan Marino passes for 6 touchdowns vs NY Jets (51-45) 09/21/1986 NY Jets beat Miami Dolphins 51-45 in OT; record 884 passing yards 09/21/1986 New Orleans Saints Mel Gray returns kickoff 101 yards for a touchdow
    09/21/1987 3 Belgian minesweepers depart to Persians Gulf
    09/21/1988 Mike Tyson smashes TV camera outside his Bernardsville NJ home 09/21/1989 Poland's Sejm (National Assembly) approves prime minister Mazowiecki
    09/21/1990 Oakland A's Bob Welch becomes 1st 25 game winner in 10 years 09/21/1991 Armenia votes on whether to remain in Soviet Union
    09/21/1993 Ukraine govt of Kutshma resigns

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Sep 24 15:18:42 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Fri Sep 24 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/25/1593 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller
    09/25/1612 Mark Zuesius Boxhorn, historian
    09/25/1627 Jacques-B‚nigne Bossuet, theologist
    09/25/1644 Olaus Rímer, Denmark, 1st to accurately measured speed of light 09/25/1657 Imre Th”k”ly, Hungary, patriot, opposed Habsburg rule
    09/25/1683 Jean-Philippe Rameau, D˜on France, composer (Traite) (baptized) 09/25/1714 Jean-Benoit Leclair, composer
    09/25/1718 Louis E van Brunswick-Wolfenbttel, [Thick Duke], Austrian duke 09/25/1725 Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, designed & built 1st automobile
    09/25/1729 Christian G Heyne, German archaeologist
    09/25/1734 Louis RE prince de Rohan-Gu‚men‚, French archbishop of Straatsburg 09/25/1741 Vaclav Pichl, composer
    09/25/1744 Frederik Willem II, king of Prussia (1786-97)
    09/25/1752 Carl Stenborg, composer
    09/25/1766 Armand-Emmanuel, duc de Richelieu, French PM (1815-18, 1820-21) 09/25/1785 George Frederic Pinto, composer
    09/25/1793 Felicia Dorothea Hermans, poet
    09/25/1798 Henri Scheffer, painter
    09/25/1798 JBAL L‚once Elie de Beaumont, French mine engineer/geologist 09/25/1805 Henry P Scholte, Dutch/US vicar (Pella Iowa)
    09/25/1822 Adolph Wilhelm August Friedrich von Steinwehr, Brig Gen (Union vol) 09/25/1823 Thomas John Wood, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1906 09/25/1829 William Michael Rossetti, civil servant
    09/25/1830 Karl Klindworth, pianist/conductor
    09/25/1832 William Le Baron Jenney, US, architect/'father of skyscraper' 09/25/1839 [Wilhel]Mina JPR Kruseman, writer/feminist
    09/25/1846 Vladimir K”ppen, Russ/German meteorologist
    09/25/1852 Cornelis J Cutters, supreme commander of the Navy (1910-18) [or 5/29
    09/25/1852 Gestur P lsson, Iceland writer (Verdandi, Ritsafn)
    09/25/1858 Emmeline Pankhurst-Goulden, English feminist
    09/25/1862 L‚on Bo‰llmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques) 09/25/1866 Thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
    09/25/1872 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario
    09/25/1877 Plutarco El¡as Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28) 09/25/1879 Luis da Costa, composer
    09/25/1884 Cornelis 'Kees' Boeke, theorist
    09/25/1886 Jesus Guridi, composer
    09/25/1886 John Howard Lawson, scriptwriter/playwright
    09/25/1887 May Sutton Bundy, US, 1st US woman to win Wimbeldon (US 1904) 09/25/1889 George Douglas Howard Cole, socialist/novelist
    09/25/1896 Roberto Gerhard, composer
    09/25/1896 Sandro Pertini, president Italy
    09/25/1897 Otto AP Frst von Bismarck-Sch”nhausen, German diplomat/politician 09/25/1897 William Faulkner, Mississippi, author (Sound & Fury-Nobel 1949) 09/25/1902 Ernst von Salomon, German writer (Kette Der Tausend Kraniche) 09/25/1902 Jeno Takacs, composer
    09/25/1902 Juscelino Kubitschek, president Brazil (1955-60)
    09/25/1903 Mark Rothko, [Marcus Rothkovich], US, painter (Green on Blue) 09/25/1905 Nahman Avigad, Israeli archaeologist (Discovering Jerusalem) 09/25/1905 Red Smith, Green Bay Wisc, sportscaster/columnist (Fight Talk) 09/25/1906 Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS
    09/25/1906 Jaroslav Jezek, composer
    09/25/1907 Jan Felderhof, composer
    09/25/1907 Robert Bresson, France, director (Pickpocket, Mouchette)
    09/25/1908 Eugen Suchon, composer
    09/25/1909 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973- )
    09/25/1911 Lionel Henry Nowak, composer
    09/25/1913 David Hunt, British diplomat/quiz winner
    09/25/1916 Tolia Nikiprowetzsy, composer
    09/25/1918 Phil Rizzuto, Bkln NY, sportscaster/shortstop (NY Yankees-MVP 1950) 09/25/1920 Sergey Bondarchuk, Belozerka Ukraine, director (War & Peace) 09/25/1921 Remy C, de Kerckhove, Flemish poet
    09/25/1921 Robert Muldoon, premier NZ (1975-84)/chairman (IMF)
    09/25/1922 John Farr, MP
    09/25/1924 Norman Ayrton, opera director
    09/25/1925 Silvana Pampanini, Rome Italy, actress (Day in Court, Island Sinner)
    09/25/1925 William Edgar Mitchell, physicist
    09/25/1926 Aldo Ray, actor (God's Little Acre, Naked & Dead, Green Beret) 09/25/1926 John Ericson, Dusseldorf Germany, actor (Sam Bolt-Honey West) 09/25/1926 Sergei Filatov, USSR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1960) 09/25/1927 Carl Braun, basketball player (NY Knicks)
    09/25/1927 Colin Rex Davis, Weybridge England, conductor (NY Met 1967-71) 09/25/1929 Ronnie Barker, British comedian (2 Ronnies)
    09/25/1931 Barbara Walters, Boston Mass, newscaster (Today, 20/20, ABC-TV) 09/25/1932 Andrew Gardner, British broadcaster
    09/25/1932 Daphne Swallow, commandant/director (WRNS)
    09/25/1932 Glenn Herbert Gould, Toronto Canada, pianist (sued Steinway Piano) 09/25/1934 John S Bull, Memphis Tennessee, astronaut
    09/25/1934 Struther Arnott, professor (St Andrew University)
    09/25/1936 Edward Jones, UK military rep to NATO
    09/25/1936 Juliet Prowse, Bombay India, actress/dancer (Who Killed Teddy Bear) 09/25/1937 Michael Gibbs, jazz composer
    09/25/1937 Thomas Kessler, composer
    09/25/1939 David Mann, (Rep-D-Ohio)
    09/25/1939 Joseph 'Jesse' Russell, US singer (Slip Sliding Away)
    09/25/1939 Leon Britain, vice president (Commission of European Communities) 09/25/1940 Timothy Severin, author/explorer
    09/25/1941 Vivian Stern, director (Nacros)
    09/25/1942 John Taylor, jazz pianist
    09/25/1942 Michael Stephen, MP
    09/25/1943 John Locke, LA, rocker (Spirit-I Got A Line on You)
    09/25/1943 Robert Walden, NYC, actor (Joe Rossi-Lou Grant, New Doctors) 09/25/1944 Eugenia Zukerman, Cambridge Ms, flutist/novelist (Deceptive Cadence)
    09/25/1944 Michael Douglas, NJ, actor (Coma, Wall St, Jewel of the Nile) 09/25/1945 Cathy Burns, actress (Last Summer)
    09/25/1945 Onnie McIntire, rocker (Average White Band)
    09/25/1945 Owen 'Onnie' Mcintyre, guitarist (Average White Band)
    09/25/1945 Reynold Henry Weidenaar, composer
    09/25/1946 Bishin Bedi, cricketer
    09/25/1946 Felicity Kendal, actress (Shakespeare Wallah)
    09/25/1948 Phyllis Pearsall, founder (Geographers' A to Z Map Company) 09/25/1949 Anson Williams, LA Calif, actor (Potsie-Happy Days)
    09/25/1949 Jerry F Costello, (Rep-D-Illinois)
    09/25/1949 Mimi Kennedy, Rochester NY, actress (Spencer, 3 girls 3, Under 1 Roo
    09/25/1951 Bob McAdoo, NBA forward/center (Buffalo Braves, LA Lakers) 09/25/1951 Mark Hamill, Oakland Calif, actor (Star Wars)
    09/25/1952 Christopher Reeve, actor (Superman, Death Trap, Somewhere in Time) 09/25/1955 Steven Severin, British pop bassist (Siousie & Banshees-Wild Thing) 09/25/1958 Michael Madsen, actor (Reservior Dogs, Straight Talk)
    09/25/196- Shell Danielson, actress (Laken Lockridge-Santa Barbara)
    09/25/1960 John Hills, horse trainer
    09/25/1961 Heather Locklear, LA Ca, actress (Stacy-T J Hooker, Sammy Jo-Dynasty
    09/25/1965 Fresh Prince, [Will Smith], rapper (Parents Just Don't Understand) 09/25/1967 Lezlie Lund, Tolna ND, Miss ND-America (1991)
    09/25/1968 Johan Friso, prince of Orange-Nassau, Netherlands
    09/25/1969 Catherine Zeta Jones, Wales, actress (Christopher Columbus) 09/25/1969 Fresh Prince, [Will Smith], US rapper
    09/25/1970 Kerri Kendall, San Diego Ca, playmate (Sep, 1990)


    Deaths:

    09/25/1066 Harald III Hardrada, king of Norway (1047-66), dies in battle at 51 09/25/1392 Sergius van Radonesj, Russian saint, dies at 78
    09/25/1396 Jean de Vienne, French admiral/crusader, dies in battle
    09/25/1396 Odard de Chasseron, French knight/crusader, dies in battle 09/25/1396 Philip of Bar, French knight/crusader, dies in battle
    09/25/1501 Dzore Drzic, Croatish poet, dies
    09/25/1506 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castili‰ (Spain) (1504-06), dies 09/25/1534 Clement VII, [Giulio de' Medici], Italian Pope (1523-34), dies at 56
    09/25/1630 Ambrogio Sp¡nola, Spanish marquis of Balbases, dies at about 61 09/25/1680 Samuel Butler, poet/satirist, dies
    09/25/1716 Johann Christoph Pez, composer, dies at 52
    09/25/1727 Jacques Abbadie, French theologist, dies at about 73
    09/25/1733 Georg Motz, composer, dies at 79
    09/25/1777 Johann Heinrich Lambert, mathematician, dies at 49
    09/25/1808 Richard Porson, scholar, dies
    09/25/1813 Braz Francisco de Lima, composer, dies at 61
    09/25/1840 Jacques-Etienne-Joseph-Alexandre Macdonald, Duc de Tarente, soldier 09/25/1849 Johann Baptist Strauss, elder, composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 4
    09/25/1860 Carl Friedrich Zollner, composer, dies at 60
    09/25/1871 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies
    09/25/1916 Julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
    09/25/1918 John Ireland, Irish/US archbishop of St Paul, dies
    09/25/1920 William F Sudds, composer, dies at 77
    09/25/1929 Miller Huggins, baseball manager (NY Yankees), dies at 50 09/25/1933 Paul Ehrenfest, Austria/Neth physicist, dies at 53
    09/25/1944 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68
    09/25/1944 Leo Justinus Kauffmann, composer, dies at 43
    09/25/1946 Heinrich George, German actor (Jud Sss), commits suicide at 52 09/25/1953 Dimitur Poljanov, [Popov], Bulgaria poet (Iron Verses), dies 09/25/1958 John B Watson, US psychologist/behaviorist, dies
    09/25/1959 Ennio Porrino, composer, dies at 49
    09/25/1959 Helen Broderick, comedienne/actress (Swing Time, Top Hat), dies 09/25/1959 S W R D Bandaranaike, Ceylon's PM, assassinated by a Buddhist monk 09/25/1960 Emily Post, etiquette expert, dies at 86
    09/25/1970 Efim Golishev, composer, dies at 73
    09/25/1970 Erich M Remarque, [Kramer], German writer (Im West nieces Neues), di
    09/25/1974 Coco the Clown, [Nikolai Poliakov], dies
    09/25/1974 William Sloane, publisher/writer ('Edge of Running Water'), dies 09/25/1975 Bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68 09/25/1977 Sidney van de Bergh, businessman/politician, dies at 78
    09/25/1980 John Bonham, English pop drummer (Led Zeppelin), dies at 32 09/25/1983 Leopold III, king of Belgium (1934-51), dies
    09/25/1984 Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet, Mrs Miniver), dies at 87 09/25/1985 Albert Moeschinger, composer, dies at 88
    09/25/1986 Ben Sajet, physician/politician, dies at 99
    09/25/1987 Mary Astor, [Lucille V Langhanke], US actress (Hurricane), dies at 8
    09/25/1988 Billy Carter, Pres Carter's brother Billy, dies of cancer at 51 09/25/1991 Dr Seuss, [Theodore Geisel], children author (Cat in Hat), dies at 8
    09/25/1991 Klaus Barbie, Gestapo chief of Lyon, dies of cancer at 77 09/25/1991 Max Koot, royal photographer, dies


    Significant Events:

    09/25/ 953 Ratherius becomes bishop of Luik
    09/25/ 955 Bishop Ratherius of Luik flees
    09/25/1066 Battle of Stampford Bridge King Harold Godwinson II of England, 09/25/1066 beaten by his brother King Harold Hardrada of Norway
    09/25/1212 Emperor Frederik II ends Golden Degree (Bohemia)
    09/25/1340 England & France sign disarmament treaty
    09/25/1396 Battle of Nicopolis: Sultan Bajezid I defeats Crusades armies 09/25/1492 Crewman on Pinta sights 'land'-a few weeks early
    09/25/1493 Columbus sails with 17 ships on 2nd voyage to America
    09/25/1513 Vasco Nu¤ez de Balboa is 1st European to see Pacific Ocean 09/25/1555 Freedom of Religion in Augsburg
    09/25/1639 1st printing press in America
    09/25/1639 Suzuki Shosan, Samurai monk of Zen Buddhism, found awakening 09/25/1690 Publick Occurrences, 1st US (Boston) newspaper, publish 1st & last e
    09/25/1775 American Revolutionary War hero Ethan Allen captured
    09/25/1789 Congress proposes Bill of Rights (10 of 12 will ratify)
    09/25/1804 12th amendment to US constitution, regulating judicial power 09/25/1829 Failed assassination attempt on Sim¢n Bol¡var
    09/25/1836 HMS Beagle anchors at St Michael
    09/25/1846 US troops under Gen Taylor occupies Monterey Mexico
    09/25/1857 Relief of Lucknow by Havelock & Outram begins
    09/25/1861 Secretary of US Navy authorizes enlistment of slaves
    09/25/1862 Skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee
    09/25/1866 (Leonard W) Jerome Park opens in Bronx for horse racing
    09/25/1879 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #203 Pompeja
    09/25/1882 1st baseball doubleheader (Providence & Worcester)
    09/25/1886 Comedy opera 'Dorothy', 1st produced in London
    09/25/1888 Royal Court Theatre, London, opens
    09/25/1888 Start of Sherlock Holmes 'Hound of Baskervilles' (BG)
    09/25/1890 Congress establishes Yosemite National Park (Calif)
    09/25/1890 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure 'Silver Blaze' (BG)
    09/25/1892 A Charlois discovers asteroid #338 Budrosa
    09/25/1892 Wolf discovers asteroid #339 Dorothea, #340 Eduarda & #341 Californi
    09/25/1908 Cubs' Ed Reulbach becomes only pitcher to throw doubleheader shutout
    09/25/1909 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
    09/25/1911 French battleship Libert‚ explodes at Toulon Harbor, 285 killed 09/25/1911 Ground breaking begins in Boston for Fenway Park
    09/25/1911 Italy declares war on Turkey
    09/25/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #763 Cupido
    09/25/1915 -26] Battle at Loos: 8,246 British & 0 German casualties
    09/25/1916 M Wolf discovers asteroid #840 Zenobia
    09/25/1919 Pres Wilson becomes seriously ill & collapses after a speech 09/25/1920 Molly Blurstedt Mallory wins her 5th US Lawn Tennis title in 6 years
    09/25/1920 Vern Bradburn of Winnipeg Victorias kicks 9 singles in a game 09/25/1924 Malcolm Campbell sets world auto speed record at 146.16 MPH 09/25/1925 V Albitzkij discovers asteroid #1283 Komsomolia
    09/25/1926 Canadian govt of MacKenzie King forms
    09/25/1926 Henry Ford announces 8 hour, 5-day work week
    09/25/1926 International slavery convention signed by 20 states
    09/25/1926 NHL grants franchises to Chicago Black Hawks & Detroit Red Wings 09/25/1926 Walter Hagen wins PGA golf tournament
    09/25/1929 E Hertzsprung discovers asteroid #1627 Ivar
    09/25/1929 M Wolf discovers asteroid #1134 Kepler
    09/25/1929 Queen-mother Emma opens Antonie van Leeuwenhoek House in Amsterdam 09/25/1930 Austrian govt of Vaugoin forms
    09/25/1933 5th 'extermination campaign' against communists in Nanjing China 09/25/1934 Lou Gehrig plays in his 1500th consecutive game
    09/25/1934 Rainbow (US) beats Endeavour (England) in 16th America's Cup 09/25/1937 'il duce' visits Berlin/named 'the Fhrer' to corporal 1st class 09/25/1937 Battle of of P'ing-hsin-kuan Wutai Mountain
    09/25/1939 German Luftwaffe strikes Warsaw with (fire)bombs
    09/25/1939 Versailles Peace Treaty forgot to include Andorra, so Andorra & 09/25/1939 Germany finally sign an official treaty ending WW I
    09/25/1940 German High Commissioner in Norway sets up Vidkun Quisling govt 09/25/1941 Brooklyn Dodgers win their 1st pennant in 21 years
    09/25/1941 Y Vaisala discovers asteroids #2243 Lonnrot & #2299 Hanko 09/25/1949 Louise Suggs wins US Woman's Golf championship
    09/25/1954 WCBD TV channel 2 in Charleston, SC (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/25/1956 1st transatlantic telephone cable goes into operation
    09/25/1956 Brooklyn Dodger Sal Maglie no-hits Phila Phillies, 5-0
    09/25/1956 Transatlantic telephone cable (Newfoundland-Oban) is used 09/25/1957 300 US Army troops guard 9 black kids return to Central HS in Ark 09/25/1957 Soviet 7 year plan (1959-1965) announced
    09/25/1960 1st Atomic powered aircraft carrier (Enterprise) launched (US) 09/25/1960 NY Yankees clinch AL pennant
    09/25/1960 PLS discovers asteroids #2799 Justus & #2934 Aristophanes 09/25/1960 Phillies beat Reds 7-1, ending 16 consecutive Sunday loses 09/25/1961 KTPS TV channel 28 in Tacoma, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/25/1961 KTPS TV channel 62 in Tacoma, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/25/1962 A black church is destroyed by fire in Macon Georgia
    09/25/1962 Sonny Liston KOs Floyd Patterson in 1st round for heavyweight title 09/25/1962 Weatherly (US) beats Gretel (Aust) in 19th running of America's Cup 09/25/1964 Jens Otto Krag forms minority govt in Denmark
    09/25/1965 60 year old Satchel Paige of KC A's pitches 3 scoreless innings 09/25/1965 Beatle cartoon show begins in US
    09/25/1965 Children find trunk with corpse in Amsterdam canal
    09/25/1966 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' 2nd Cello Concert premieres in Moscow 09/25/1966 Smallest Yankee stadium crowd, 413 see White Sox win 4-1
    09/25/1967 WGBX TV channel 44 in Boston, MA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/25/1970 Ringo releases his 'Beaucoups of Blues' album
    09/25/1972 Dutch air force drives away Russian Tupolev-bombers
    09/25/1972 KAVT (now KSMQ) TV channel 15 in Austin, MN (PBS) begins broadcastin
    09/25/1972 Norway votes to join common market
    09/25/1973 3-man crew of Skylab II make safe splashdown in Pacific after 59 day
    09/25/1973 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #3157
    09/25/1973 Willie Mays night at Shea Stadium
    09/25/1976 Expo's last game at Montreal's Jarry Park
    09/25/1976 Felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroid #2745
    09/25/1976 N Chernykh discovers asteroid #2776 Baikal
    09/25/1978 PSA Boeing 727 & a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 di
    09/25/1979 A Mrkos discovers asteroids #2325 Chernykh & #2403 Sumava 09/25/1979 Calif Angels win their 1st NL West pennant
    09/25/1980 Chevy Chase calls Cary Grant a homo on Tomorrow show (suit follows) 09/25/1981 L G Taff discovers asteroid #3403 Tammy
    09/25/1981 Nolan Ryan's 5th career no-hitter as Astros beat Dodgers 5-0 09/25/1981 Rolling Stones begin their 6th US tour (JFK Stadium, Phila) 09/25/1981 Sandra Day O'Connor sworn in as 1st female supreme court justice 09/25/1982 Northwestern ends 34 football game losing streak, beats No Ill 31-6 09/25/1982 Penn prison guard George Banks kills 13 (5 were his own children) 09/25/1983 Bob Forsch pitches 2nd career no-hitter, Cards beat Expos 3-0 09/25/1984 1st London performance of musical 'Stepping Out' presented 09/25/1984 Egypt & Jordan regain diplomatic relations
    09/25/1984 J Platt discovers asteroids #3237 Victorplatt & #3259
    09/25/1984 NY Met Rusty Staub joins Ty Cobb, who hit HRs as a teen & in 40s 09/25/1985 Akali Dal wins Punjab State election in India
    09/25/1985 Palestinian terrorists kill 3 Israeli sailors at Lanaca Cyprus 09/25/1986 Antonin Scalia appointed to Supreme Court
    09/25/1986 Houston Astro Mike Scott no-hits SF Giants, 2-0
    09/25/1987 2nd coup on Fiji led by Major General Sitiveni Rabuka
    09/25/1988 Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s 09/25/1989 Archaeologists open Titus of Rhine grave in Amsterdam
    09/25/1990 1st 8 NY Yankees hit safely vs Balt Orioles to tie record 09/25/1990 Oakland A's clinch 3rd straight AL West title
    09/25/1990 Saddam Hussein warns that US will repeat Vietnam experience 09/25/1990 UN Security Council vote 14-1 to impose air embargo against Iraq 09/25/1991 'Good & Evil' premieres on ABC TV
    09/25/1991 Paramount at Madison Square Garden in NYC opens
    09/25/1992 Jimmy Connors beats Martina Navratilova
    09/25/1992 Opening Main-Donau canal (North Sea-Black Sea)
    09/25/1992 US Mars Observer launched from Space shuttle
    09/25/1994 Asteroid #13 Egeria (í 215 km) eclipses star PPM 301323

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Sat Sep 25 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/26/1688 Willem J Once-Gravesande, physicist
    09/26/1729 Moses Mendelssohn, philosopher/critic/Bible translator
    09/26/1759 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, Prussian field marshal/gov-gen 09/26/1767 Wenzel Muller, composer
    09/26/1774 John Chapman, [Johnny Appleseed], frontier nurseryman
    09/26/1820 Isvar Chandra Vidyasagar, father of Bengali prose (Exile of Sita) 09/26/1821 Alvin Peterson Hovey, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 09/26/1823 Ivan S Aksakov, Russian journalist (Denj, Moskvitsh)
    09/26/1832 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer
    09/26/1841 Pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, composer
    09/26/1867 Maggie L Walker, black business & civic leader
    09/26/1868 Henry F Gilbert, composer
    09/26/1870 Christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47)
    09/26/1873 Amilcare Zanella, composer
    09/26/1875 Edmund Gwenn, Wales, actor (Miracle on 34th Street)
    09/26/1876 Edith Abbott, dean U of Chic Social Sciences
    09/26/1877 Alfred Cortot, French pianist
    09/26/1879 Petko J Todorov, Bulgaria writer (Samodiva [Fee])
    09/26/1885 Anna MF 'Annie' van Wageningen-Salomons, author (Girl Student) 09/26/1888 T S Eliot, St Louis poet/dramatist/critic (Waste Land-Nobel 1948) 09/26/1889 Martin Heidegger, Germany, Existentialist (Being & Time)
    09/26/1891 Charles Mnch, Strasbourg Alsatian conductor (French Legion D'Honeur
    09/26/1893 Milos Crnjanski, Serbian poet (Seobe)
    09/26/1895 Fay Holden, Birmingham England, actress (Mother-Andy Hardy films) 09/26/1897 Pope Paul VI, [Giovanni Montini], 262nd Roman Catholic pope (1963-78
    09/26/1897 Wilhelmina J 'Willy' Hook, actress/acting teacher (Goethe/Brecht) 09/26/1898 George Gershwin, [Jacob Gershvin] Bkln NY, composer (Rhapsody in Blu
    09/26/1901 Donald Cook, Portland Ore, actor (Too Young To Go Steady) 09/26/1902 Umberto 'Albert' Anastasia, US gangster (Murder Inc)
    09/26/1907 Anthony F Blunt, British historian/spy for USSR
    09/26/1907 Bep [Lambertus] van Klaveren, European Boxing Champ (Olympic) 09/26/1907 Ralph Michael, London England, actor (Quest, Doctor in the House) 09/26/1908 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker
    09/26/1909 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994- )
    09/26/1913 Earnest Schnabel, German sailor/dramatist (Anne Frank)
    09/26/1914 Jack LaLanne, exercise mogul (Juice Tiger)
    09/26/1918 Humphrey van Loo, news director (ANP/Reuter)
    09/26/1919 Barbara Britton, Long Beach, Calif, actress (Young & Willing) 09/26/1925 Bobby Shantz, baseball player (1952 AL MVP)
    09/26/1925 Marty Robbins, Glendale Az, singer (Devil Woman, I Walk Alone) 09/26/1926 Giuseppi Chiari, composer
    09/26/1926 Imre Vincze, composer
    09/26/1926 Julie London, Santa Rosa Calif, actress (Nurse McCall-Emergency) 09/26/1927 Patrick O'Neal, Ocala Fla, actor (Kaz, Alvarez Kelly, King Rat) 09/26/1929 Meredith C Gourdine, Newark NJ, long jumper (Olympic-silver-1952) 09/26/1930 Fritz Wunderlich, Kusel Germany, tenor (Stuttgart 1955-58) 09/26/1930 Philip Bosco, Jersey City, actor (Trading Places)
    09/26/1931 Donald J Pease, (Rep-D-OH, 1977- )
    09/26/1932 Clifton C Williams Jr, Mobile Alabama, Major USMC/astronaut 09/26/1932 Giuacomo Manzoni, composer
    09/26/1932 Joyce Jameson, Chicago Ill, comedienne (Spike Jones Show) 09/26/1933 Donna Douglas, [Dot Smith], Pride La, actress (Beverly Hillbillies) 09/26/1934 Winnie Mandela-Madikizela, South African anti-apartheid protestor 09/26/1937 Joop Admiral, actor/director (You Are My Mother)
    09/26/1941 Joe Bauer, rocker (Youngbloods)
    09/26/1942 Ingrid Mickler-Becker, German FR, long jumper/relayer (Oly-gold-72) 09/26/1942 Kent McCord, LA Calif, actor (Officer Jim Reed-Adam 12)
    09/26/1945 Brian Ferry, England, rocker (Roxy Music-Let's Stick Together) 09/26/1946 Mary Beth Hurt, [Mary Supinger], Iowa, actress (Garp, Interiors) 09/26/1947 Graham Faulkner, London, actor (Brother Sun Sister Moon)
    09/26/1947 Lynn Anderson, ND, country singer (I Never Promised you a Rose Garde
    09/26/1947 Richard Roth, US, 400m swim medley (Olympic-gold-1964)
    09/26/1948 Olivia Newton-John, Cambridge England, singer (Lets Get Physical) 09/26/1948 Vladimir Remek, Czechoslovakia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 28)
    09/26/1949 Martin Delray, Texarkana Ar, country singer (Get Rhythm)) 09/26/1952 James Keane, Buffalo NY, actor (Willis Bell-Paper Chase)
    09/26/1955 Carlene Carter, Nashville Tn, country singer (I Fell in Love) 09/26/1956 Linda Hamilton, Salisbury Md, actress (Catherine-Beauty & the Beast)
    09/26/1962 Melissa Sue Anderson, Cal, actress (Little House on the Prairies) 09/26/1962 Tracey Thorn, rocker (Everything But the Girls)
    09/26/1963 Douglas Wakiihuri, Kenyan marathon runner (Olympic-silver-1988) 09/26/1963 Lysette Anthony, London, actress (Angelique-Dark Shadows, Switch) 09/26/1964 Ty Miller, Granada Hills Calif, actor (The Kid-Young Riders) 09/26/1967 Martha Nix, Orange County Calif, actress (Serena-Waltons) 09/26/1972 Shann Stockman, [Slim], Phila Pa, rapper (Boyz II Men)


    Deaths:

    09/26/1023 Godfried I, duke of Neth-Lutherans, dies
    09/26/1342 John I, ruler of Poland, dies
    09/26/1345 Willem IV, earl of Henegouwen/Holland/Zealand, dies at about 27 09/26/1371 Vlkasin, Hungarian general/king of Serbia, dies
    09/26/1614 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies 09/26/1626 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at
    09/26/1657 Hadji Chalfa/Kƒtib Tsjelebi, Turkish geographer, dies at 48 09/26/1788 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63
    09/26/1808 Paul Wranitzky, composer, dies at 51
    09/26/1820 Daniel Boone, frontiersman, dies in Missouri at 85
    09/26/1871 Cipriani Potter, composer, dies at 78
    09/26/1904 Lafcadio Hearn, author (Soul of the Great Ball), dies at 54 09/26/1917 Edgar H G Degas, French painter (ballerina), dies
    09/26/1935 Andy Adams, US writer (Cattle fire), dies at 76
    09/26/1937 Bessie Smith, singer, dies of injuries sustained in car crash 09/26/1944 Ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64
    09/26/1945 B‚la V J Bart¢k, Hungarian pianist/composer dies at 64
    09/26/1952 George Santayana, US philosopher/poet (last puritan), dies 09/26/1956 Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin (Martin Luther), dies at
    09/26/1959 Solomon Bandaranaike, PM of Ceylon (1956-59) assassinated at 60 09/26/1964 Calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79 09/26/1972 Charles Correll, actor (Calvin & the Colonel), dies at 82 09/26/1973 Anna Magnani, Italians actress (Roma, Citt… Aperta), dies at 64 09/26/1973 Anton Schnack, German writer/poet, dies
    09/26/1975 Jacob Paludan, Danish pharmacist/writer (Slíret Sandhed), dies at 79
    09/26/1979 Seymour Shifrin, composer, dies at 53
    09/26/1983 Tino Rossi, French singer, dies
    09/26/1984 Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet), dies of strokes at 87 09/26/1989 Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome 09/26/1990 Alberto Moravia, Italian writer (Woman in Red), dies at 82 09/26/1993 James Boyden, British labour-Lower house leader (1959-79), dies at 8


    Significant Events:

    09/26/1371 Battle of Maritsa: Serbia-Turkey
    09/26/1396 Sultan Bajezid I beheads 100s of crusaders
    09/26/1404 Brussels Brabants/Limburgse audit-office established
    09/26/1580 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
    09/26/1680 Tax revolt in Gorinchem due to tax on cereal
    09/26/1687 Parthenon destroyed in war between Turks & Venetians
    09/26/1777 British troops occupy Philadelphia during American Revolution 09/26/1824 Kapiolani defies Pele (Hawaiian volcano goddess) & lives
    09/26/1835 Opera 'Lucia di Lammermoor' is produced (Naples)
    09/26/1876 1st Belgian parachute jump (Glorieux)
    09/26/1884 Suriname army shoots on British-Indian contract workers, 7 killed 09/26/1890 US stops minting $1 & $3 gold coin & 3› piece
    09/26/1892 1st public appearance of John Philip Sousa's band (NJ)
    09/26/1896 John Philip Sousa led band's 1st performance (Plainfield, NJ) 09/26/1901 Boer general Botha captures Fort Itala in Natal
    09/26/1901 Great Britain annexes Gold Coast (Ghana)
    09/26/1904 Earl Grey is named British governor-general of Canada
    09/26/1906 M Wolf discovers asteroid #610 Valeska
    09/26/1906 Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game 09/26/1907 New Zealand declares independence from UK
    09/26/1908 Ed Ruelbach shuts-out Dodgers in a doubleheader
    09/26/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroids #764 Gedania & #765 Mattiaca 09/26/1914 Federal Trade Commission formed to regulate interstate commerce 09/26/1914 Germans arrest A Max, mayor of Brussel
    09/26/1914 J Palisa discovers asteroid #795 Fini
    09/26/1916 Bishop speak against Catholics in trade unions
    09/26/1918 Meuse-Argonne offensive against Germany began during WW I 09/26/1919 US President Wilson hit by a heart attack
    09/26/1923 Stresemann Govt ends resistance against occupiers in Ruhrgebied 09/26/1925 Italian sub 'Sebastiano Veniero' lost off Sicily with 54 dead 09/26/1925 Walter Hagen wins PGA golf tournament
    09/26/1929 John Schrober becomes chancellor of Austria
    09/26/1931 Earl Claus von Stauffenberg marries Freiin Nina von Lerchenfeld 09/26/1933 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1293 Sonja
    09/26/1934 British liner Queen Mary is launched
    09/26/1938 Hitler issues ultimatum to Czech government, demanding Sudenten Land
    09/26/1939 German seaplane shoots KLM-aircraft (1 killed)
    09/26/1940 Japanese troops attack French Indo-China
    09/26/1941 L Oterma discovers asteroid #1705 Tapio
    09/26/1941 Nazi's slaughter about 34,000 Jews of Kiev
    09/26/1944 British & Polish paratroopers evacuate Austria
    09/26/1944 Soviet forces occupy Estonia
    09/26/1945 All old Dutch banknotes declared invalid
    09/26/1946 1st edition of Tintin (Kuifje), publishes until June 1993 09/26/1947 Happy Chandler announces Ford & Gillette to sponsor World Series 09/26/1948 Boston Braves win 1st NL championship since 1914
    09/26/1950 Australia wins Davis Cup tennis tournament
    09/26/1950 Because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England 09/26/1950 UN troops in Korean War recapture South Korean capital of Seoul 09/26/1951 Prof Youngblood demonstrates artificial heart in Paris
    09/26/1952 Yanks clinch pennant #19
    09/26/1953 KERO TV channel 23 in Bakersfield, CA (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting 09/26/1953 Polish govt arrest Cardinal Wyszynski
    09/26/1953 US & Spain sign defense treaty (4 US bases in Spain)
    09/26/1954 Japanese ferry boat Toya Maru sinks in Strait of Tsugaru, 1172 die 09/26/1954 KODE TV channel 12 in Joplin, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/26/1954 KUTV TV channel 2 in Salt Lake City, UT (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/26/1954 Typhoon hits Japan (5 ferryboats sink, about 1,600 killed 09/26/1954 Typhoon strikes Kakodate Bay Japan, killing over 1,600
    09/26/1954 WANE TV channel 15 in Fort Wayne, IN (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/26/1954 WCAX TV channel 3 in Burlington, VT (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/26/1955 NY Stock Exchange worst price decline since 1929
    09/26/1957 Dag Hammarskj”ld re-elected secretary-general of UN
    09/26/1957 Musical 'West Side Story,' opens on Broadway
    09/26/1958 Columbia (US) beats Sceptre (England) in 18th America's Cup 09/26/1959 SF Giants Sam Jones 2nd no-hitter, beats St Louis Cards, 4-0 09/26/1959 Vera, Japan hit by a typhoon; about 5,000 die
    09/26/1960 1st of 4 TV debates Nixon & Kennedy took place (Chicago)
    09/26/1960 Longest speech in UN history (4 hrs, 29 mins, by Fidel Castro) 09/26/1960 PLS discovers asteroid #1778 Alfven
    09/26/1961 Roger Maris hits HR #60 off Jack Fisher, tying Babe Ruth's record 09/26/1962 LA Dodger Maury Wills becomes 1st to steal 100 bases (en route to 10
    09/26/1962 TV comedy series 'Beverly Hillbillies' premieres on CBS
    09/26/1962 Yemen Arab Republic proclaimed (National Day)
    09/26/1963 Lee Harvey Oswald seen on Continental Trailways bus in Mexico 09/26/1966 'Staten Island,' 1st icebreaker to enter SF bay
    09/26/1967 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' 2nd Violin concert, premieres in Moscow 09/26/1968 Hawaii Five-O debuts as an hourly program on CBS
    09/26/1968 Marcelo Caetano elected premier of Portugal
    09/26/1968 St Louis Cards' Bob Gibson's 13th shutout, ends with 1.12 ERA 09/26/1969 Beatles release 'Abbey Road' album
    09/26/1969 Bolivia military coup under general Ovando Candia
    09/26/1971 T Smirnova discovers asteroids #2217 Eltigen & #2280 Kunikov 09/26/1971 WGBY TV channel 57 in Springfield, MA (PBS) begins broadcasting 09/26/1972 American Museum of Immigration dedicated
    09/26/1972 Norway rejects membership in European Common Market
    09/26/1973 Concorde flies from Washington DC to Paris in 3h33m
    09/26/1973 E F Helin discovers asteroids #2128 Wetherill & #2143 Jimarnold 09/26/1973 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2755 Avicenna
    09/26/1973 Turkey's state of siege ends (after 2« years)
    09/26/1973 Wilt Chamberlain signs with ABA San Diego Conquistadors
    09/26/1974 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroids #2283 Bunke, #2310 Olshaniya & #274
    09/26/1975 Phillies & NY Mets play a doubleheader that ends at 3:15 AM 09/26/1976 Phillies clinch their 1st NL East Division title
    09/26/1977 Sir Freddie Laker begins cut-rate 'Skytrain' service, London to NY 09/26/1978 Harvard College discovers asteroid #2978
    09/26/1978 RR clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service 09/26/1979 1984 summer LA Olympic coverage sold to ABC for $225 million 09/26/1979 Purple Mountain Observatory discovers asteroid #3443
    09/26/1980 B A Skiff & N G Thomas discovers asteroid #3256 Daguerre
    09/26/1980 Bomb attack on Octoberfest in Munich, 12 killed
    09/26/1980 Cuban govt closes Mariel Harbor ending 'freedom flotilla' 09/26/1980 Soyuz 38 returns to Earth
    09/26/1981 B A Skiff & N G Thomas discovers asteroid #2557 Putnam
    09/26/1981 Houston Astro Nolan Ryan 5th no-hitter beats LA Dodgers, 5-0 09/26/1981 N G Thomas discovers asteroids #2558 Viv, #3467 Bernheim & #3621 09/26/1981 T Seki discovers asteroid #2582 Harimaya-Bashi
    09/26/1983 Ali Haji-Sheikh kicks NY Giant record 56 yard field goal
    09/26/1983 Australia II wins America's Cup yacht race (1st non-US winner) 09/26/1983 Cosmonauts Titov & Strekalov are saved from exploding Soyuz T-10 09/26/1983 Lebanon premier Chafiq Wazzan offers to resigns
    09/26/1983 P Wild discovers asteroid #3552
    09/26/1983 St Louis Card Bob Forsch 2nd no-hitter beats Montreal Expos, 3-0 09/26/1984 5,251 turn out to see Phillies play NY Mets at Shea Stadium 09/26/1984 Britain & China initial agreement return Hong Kong to China in 1997 09/26/1984 Dutch Queen Beatrice opens University
    09/26/1984 Pres Reagan vetoes sanctions against South Africa
    09/26/1985 Tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Libya
    09/26/1986 Antonin Scalia becomes a Supreme Court Justice
    09/26/1986 William Rehnquist becomes Chief Justice of Supreme Court
    09/26/1987 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3736
    09/26/1988 Canada`s Ben Johnson stripped of his 100-m gold failing drug test 09/26/1988 NYC's Rockefeller Center declared a national landmark
    09/26/1988 Polish communist party picks propaganda chief Rakowski as new PM 09/26/1988 US space shuttle STS-26 launched
    09/26/1989 Last Vietnamese soldier leaves Cambodia
    09/26/1990 Motion Picture Assn of America creates new NC-17 rating
    09/26/1991 2 year experimental Biosphere 2 in Oracle Arizona begins
    09/26/1992 Jimmy Connors beats Martina Navratilova, 7-5, 6-3
    09/26/1992 Nigerian Hercules C-130 crashes at Lagos, 163 die
    09/26/1992 Roseanne Barr Arnold gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame 09/26/1992 Tsuruhiko Kiuchi discovers comet Swift-Tuttle

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/27/1600 John Galle, Flemish engraver/printer, baptised
    09/27/1601 Louis XIII, king of France (1610-43)
    09/27/1618 Jacob Alting, ori‰ntalist/theologist
    09/27/1637 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer
    09/27/1657 Sophia, regent of Russia (1682-89)
    09/27/1677 Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer
    09/27/1722 Samuel Adams, revolutionary rabble rouser/(Lt Gov-Mass, 1789-94) 09/27/1772 S…ndor Kisfaludy, Hungary, poet/Austrian army (1793-1801) 09/27/1776 Maria EJ Versfelt, actress/mistress of general Moreau/marshal Ney 09/27/1783 Agust¡n I de Iturbide, emperor of Mexico (1822-23)
    09/27/1786 Jose Mariano Elizaga, composer
    09/27/1792 George Cruikshank, England, illustrator for Charles Dickens 09/27/1803 Samuel Francis DuPont, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1865 09/27/1809 Raphael Semmes, Rear Admiral (Confederate Navy), died in 1877 09/27/1817 Hiram R Revels, Fayetteville NC, 1st black US senator
    09/27/1821 Henri-Fr‚d‚ric Amiel, Swiss/French writer (Grains the Mil) 09/27/1824 William Nelson, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862 09/27/1830 William Babcock Hazen, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 188
    09/27/1835 John Murray Corse, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 189
    09/27/1838 Antony E J Modderman, minister of Justice (1879-83)
    09/27/1840 Alfred Thayer Mahan, US, naval officer (Influence of Sea Power) 09/27/1840 Thomas Nast, political cartoonist of late 1800s America
    09/27/1858 Giuseppe Peano, Italian mathematician, founder of symbolic logic 09/27/1858 Porsteinn Erlingsson, Iceland, poet (Pyrnar)
    09/27/1862 Louis Botha, South African Boer leader
    09/27/1864 Alexander Cohen, anarchist/author
    09/27/1866 Tryggve Andersen, Norse writer (Fra Cancelliraadens this time) 09/27/1875 Grazia Deledda, Italy, novelist (Old Man of the Mtn-Nobel 1926) 09/27/1879 Cyril M Scott, English pianist/composer/author (Heroic Suite) 09/27/1880 Jacques Thibaud, Bordeaux France, violinist (Caf‚ Rogue)
    09/27/1881 Ernest Samuel Williams, composer
    09/27/1881 Johanna 'Annie' Bakker, revue-artists/singer/actress
    09/27/1881 William Clothier, 1st pres of tennis hall of fame
    09/27/1887 Anton Roemer, actor
    09/27/1893 Joannes DM Cornelissen, historian (Hooft & Tacitusq)
    09/27/1895 George Raft, NYC, actor (Each Dawn I Die, Scarface, Some Like It Hot
    09/27/1896 George Bender, Cleveland, (Rep/Sen-R-Oh)
    09/27/1896 Sam Ervin, (Sen-D-NC), Watergate committee chairman
    09/27/1902 Miguel Aleman Valdes, Mexican attorney/president (1946-52) 09/27/1905 Ernest Baier, Germany, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1936)
    09/27/1905 Vjekoslav Kaleb, Yugoslavia, writer (Splendor of the Fabric) 09/27/1909 Jean Berger, composer
    09/27/1912 Gerben Wagenaar, resistance fighter/Dutch Communist
    09/27/1912 Tauno Marttinen, composer
    09/27/1916 Samuel S Stratton, (Rep-D-NY, 1959- )
    09/27/1917 Louis Auchincloss, Lawrence NY, lawyer/novelist (Watchfires) 09/27/1918 Jame McCallion, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Mi Taylor-National Velvet) 09/27/1918 Martin Ryle, Britain, radio astronomer, astronomer royal 1972-82 09/27/1919 Charles H Percy, (Sen-R-Ill)
    09/27/1920 William Conrad, Louisville Ky, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Cannon) 09/27/1921 Mil¢s Jancs¢, V c Hungary, director (My Way Home)
    09/27/1922 Arthur Penn, Phila, director (Miracle Worker, Bonnie & Clyde) 09/27/1922 James Wilson, composer
    09/27/1923 Mary McCarty, Winfield Ks, actress/singer (Starch-Tra[pper John MD) 09/27/1924 Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer
    09/27/1926 Jayne Meadows, Wu Chang China, Mrs Steve Allen, actr (Dark Delusion)
    09/27/1927 Boris Porena, composer
    09/27/1927 Eli van de Merwe Louw, S Afr minister of Transport/Manpower 09/27/1929 Sada Thompson, Des Moines Ia, actress (Family, Pursuit of Happiness)
    09/27/1930 Igor Kipnis, Berlin Germany, harpsichordist/professor (Fairfield) 09/27/1932 Mario Bertoncini, composer
    09/27/1933 Kathleen Nolan, St Louis Mo, actress (Real McCoys, Janie, Broadside)
    09/27/1934 Barbara Howar, Nashville, reporter (Wash Post, Entertainment Tonight
    09/27/1934 Claude Jarman Jr, Nashville Tn, actor (Rio Grande, Inside Straight) 09/27/1934 Dick Schaap, sportscaster/author (Bo Knows Bo, Instant Replay) 09/27/1934 Greg Morris, Cleveland Ohio, actor (Mission Impossible, Vega$) 09/27/1934 Wilford Brimley, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Gus-Our House, Cocoon) 09/27/1935 Jerome Shipp, US, basketball (Olympic-gold-1964)
    09/27/1939 Jim Ross Lightfoot, (Rep-R-Iowa, 1985- )
    09/27/1939 Kathy Whitworth, Monahans Tx, golfer (7 time LPGA Player of Year) 09/27/1941 Don Cornelius, TV show host (Soul Train)
    09/27/1941 Roger J J Claessen, Belgian soccer star
    09/27/1943 Anna Gael, [Gyarmarthy], Budapest Hungary, Lady Weymouth
    09/27/1943 Bob Curiano, rocker (Mink Deville)
    09/27/1943 Randy Bachman, Winnipeg, rocker (Bachman-Turner Overdrive-Roll On) 09/27/1943 Steve Boone, rocker (Lovin' Spoonful)
    09/27/1945 Misha Dichter, Shanghai China, pianist (Tchaikowsy 2nd prize-1966) 09/27/1946 Peter H Kostmayer, (Rep-D-PA, 1977-81, 83- )
    09/27/1947 A Martinez, Glendale Calif, actor (Whiz Kids, Cruz-Santa Barbara) 09/27/1947 Cheryl Tiegs, Minnesota, model's figure
    09/27/1947 Jacques Wallage, sociologist/Dutch politician (PvdA)
    09/27/1947 Liz Torres, Bronx NY, actress (Phyllis, All in the Family) 09/27/1947 Meat Loaf, [Marvin Lee Aday], Dallas, rocker (Bat Out of Hell) 09/27/1949 Mike Schmidt, 3rd baseman & HR hitter (Phillies)
    09/27/1949 Robb Weller, TV host (Entertainment Tonight, Home Show)
    09/27/1952 Del Russel, Pasadena Calif, actor (Richard-Arnie)
    09/27/1952 Doemitri Dorin Proenarioe, Romania, cosmonaut (Soyuz 40)
    09/27/1953 Benjamin Gene Brown, SF Calif, 4X400 runner (Olympic-gold-1976) 09/27/1953 Robbie Shakespeare, rocker
    09/27/1958 Shaun Cassidy, LA Calif, actor/singer (Hardy Boys, Breaking Away) 09/27/1959 Beth Heiden, Madison Wisc, 3000m speed skater (Olympic-bronze-1980) 09/27/1960 Nick della Casa, British/Brazillian/Argentine cameraman (Emmy Award)
    09/27/1963 Caren Metschuck, German DR, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympic-gold-198
    09/27/1969 Laura Wilson, Utica NY, cross country skier (Olympics-1994) 09/27/1970 Mark Caldero, Okla City, vocalist (Color Me Badd-I Want to Sex You U


    Deaths:

    09/27/1259 Ezzeline III da Romano, gentleman of Verona/'cruel monster', dies 09/27/1566 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, di
    09/27/1590 Urban VII, [Giambattista Catagna], Italian Pope (1590), dies 09/27/1612 Piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76 09/27/1617 Johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies
    09/27/1641 Fran‡ois van d'aerssen, mister of Sommelsdijk/diplomat, dies at 69 09/27/1651 Maximilian I, duke/ruler of Bayern (Codex Maximilianus), dies at 78 09/27/1660 St Vincent de Paul, Vincentian Cong founder, dies
    09/27/1674 Robert Arnauld d'andilly, French literary/financier/translator, dies
    09/27/1674 Thomas Traherne, English poet/mystic (Roman Forgeries), dies 09/27/1700 Innocent XII, [Antonio Pignatelli], Pope (1691-1700), dies at 85 09/27/1784 Boniface Stoecki, composer, dies at 38
    09/27/1821 Luis (Philippus) Brion, Cura‡aos admiral/supreme commander, dies at
    09/27/1831 Henry van Wine, archivist/founder General Rijksarchief, dies at 91 09/27/1844 Charles Nodier, French writer (History du chien the Brisquet), dies 09/27/1868 Alexander Walewski, French earl/duke/diplomat/Foreign minister, dies
    09/27/1870 Henry TP Comstock, Canadian silver prospector, dies at 50 09/27/1875 Edouard CorbiŠre, French captain/writer (Le Negrier), dies at 82 09/27/1915 Conrad T van Deventer, liberal 2nd-Member of parliament, dies at 57 09/27/1915 Kaspar C E Ritter von Zumbusch, German/Austria sculptor, dies at 84 09/27/1915 R‚my the Gourmont, French critic/writer (Physique the L'amour), dies
    09/27/1916 Emile AG Verhaeren, Belgian writer (Les heures du soir), dies 09/27/1919 Adelina [Adela JM] Patti, Italian soprano (Lucio), dies
    09/27/1921 Engelbert Humperdinck, composer, dies at 67
    09/27/1935 Alan Gray, composer, dies at 79
    09/27/1940 Walter Benjamin, German literature critic/writer, dies
    09/27/1942 Douglas Munro, only US Coast Guard with WW II-Med of Honor, dies 09/27/1943 Waclaw Gieburowski, composer, dies at 65
    09/27/1944 Aimee Semple Mcpherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 5
    09/27/1944 Aristide Maillol, French sculptor/graphic artist, dies
    09/27/1955 Henri Liebrecht, Belgian stagewriter/journalist, dies at 71 09/27/1956 Gerald Raphael Finzi, composer, dies at 55
    09/27/1956 Milburn Apt, in X-2 rocket plane reaches 3370 kph, but, dies in cras
    09/27/1956 [Mildred] Babe Didrikson-Zaharias, javelin (Oly-gold-32), dies at 45
    09/27/1960 Sylvia Pankhurst, English feminist/daughter of Emmeline, dies at 78 09/27/1961 Hilda Doolittle, US poetess (Imagisten), dies at 75
    09/27/1962 Francisco Brochado da Rocha, PM of Brazil (1962), dies at 52 09/27/1965 Clara Bow, US actress, (Down to the Sea in Ships, Wings), dies 09/27/1965 Harry Reser, orch leader (Sammy Kaye Show), dies at 69
    09/27/1967 Felix F Joessoepov, Russian monarch, dies at 80
    09/27/1972 Rory Storm, lead singer of Rory Storm & Hurricane, commits suicide 09/27/1979 Jimmy McCullough, musician (Wings), dies of a drug overdose 09/27/1981 Coenrad van Emde Boas, sexologist, dies
    09/27/1981 Robert Montgomery, actor/dir (Robert Montgomery Presents), dies at 7
    09/27/1982 Saad Sayd, [Abu Walid], Palestinian commandant in Lebanon, dies 09/27/1984 John Facenda, sportscaster (NFL Action), dies at 72
    09/27/1985 Lloyd Nolan, actor (Dr Chegley-Julia), dies of lung cancer at 83 09/27/1988 William V Shannon, US ambassador to Ireland (1977-81), dies at 61 09/27/1991 Huib Orizand, Dutch actor (Paul Vlanderen), dies
    09/27/1991 Jan Hart, director (Friends of Cura‡ao), dies
    09/27/1991 Oona Chaplin, daughter of Eugene O'Neill/wife of Charles, dies at 66
    09/27/1992 Keith Prentice, US actor (Boys in the Band), dies
    09/27/1992 Wim Van Exter, founder Unity Profession Central (1944), dies 09/27/1993 Andrei Solovyiov, Russian photographer, dies in battle at 38 09/27/1993 James H Doolittle, US air force general (Tokyo 1942), dies at 96


    Significant Events:

    09/27/1290 Earthquake in Gulf of Chili China, reportedly kills 100,000 09/27/1312 Duke John II of Brabant ends Charter of Kortenberg
    09/27/1509 Storm ravages Flemish/Dutch/Friese coast, 1000s killed
    09/27/1540 Society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola
    09/27/1694 Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 Brit ships sink & 3,000 die
    09/27/1777 Battle of Germantown; Washington defeated by British
    09/27/1779 John Adams negotiates Revolutionary War peace terms with Britain 09/27/1787 Constitution submitted to states for ratification
    09/27/1794 French troops conquer CrŠvecoeur
    09/27/1821 Mexican Empire declares its independence
    09/27/1821 Revolutionary forces occupy Mexico City as Spanish withdraw 09/27/1825 Railroad transportation is born with 1st track in England 09/27/1830 Dutch army leaves Brussels, after 100s killed
    09/27/1833 Charles Darwin rides horse to Santa Fe
    09/27/1834 Charles Darwin returns to Valparaiso
    09/27/1852 1st showing of 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' (Troy NY)
    09/27/1854 Steamship Arctic sank with 300 people aboard
    09/27/1863 Jo Shelby's cavalry in action at Moffat's Station, Arkansas 09/27/1864 Centralia Massacre (Missouri): 'Bloody Bill' Anderson/Frank/ 09/27/1864 Jesse James' gang surprise attack train: 150 killed
    09/27/1873 R Luther discovers asteroid #134 Sophrosyne
    09/27/1877 John Mercer Langston named minister of Haiti
    09/27/1881 Chicago Cubs beat Troy 10-8 before record small 'crowd' of 12 09/27/1892 Match book patented
    09/27/1894 Aqueduct racetrack opens in NY
    09/27/1905 1st published blues composition forms sale, WC Handy Memphis Blues 09/27/1905 Boston's Bill Dinneen no-hits Chic White Sox, 2-0
    09/27/1910 1st test flight of a twin-engined airplane (France)
    09/27/1912 W C Handy publishes 'Memphis Blues' 1st Blues Song, 1912
    09/27/1916 emperor Lidj Jasu of Ethiopia flees
    09/27/1919 British troops march return to Archangelsk
    09/27/1919 Democratic National Committee votes to admit women
    09/27/1919 Pitcher Bob Shawkey sets then Yank record with 15 strike-outs 09/27/1921 Yanks beat Indians 21-7 in Polo Grounds
    09/27/1922 King Constantine of Greece ends march
    09/27/1923 Italian troops leave occupied Korfu
    09/27/1923 Lou Gehrig's 1st homer
    09/27/1928 US recognizes Nationalist Chinese government
    09/27/1930 Bobby Jones completes Grand Slam of Golf
    09/27/1930 Cub's Hack Wilson's 2 HRs give him NL record 56 HRs
    09/27/1931 Lou Gehrig completes his 6th straight season, playing in every game 09/27/1935 Chicago Cubs win 21st consecutive game & clinch NL pennant 09/27/1936 Franco-troops conquer Toledo
    09/27/1936 Netherlands leaves the Gold Standard
    09/27/1937 1st Santa Claus school opens (Albion NY)
    09/27/1938 Jewish lawyers forbidden to practice in Germany
    09/27/1938 League of Nations declares Japan the aggressor
    09/27/1938 Ocean liner Queen Elizabeth launched at Glasgow
    09/27/1939 Warsaw, Poland, surrenders to Germans after 19 days of resistance 09/27/1940 Black leaders protest discrimination in US armed forces
    09/27/1940 Floyd Giebells, 1st game, 2-0 pennant clinching beating Bob Feller 09/27/1940 Nazi-Germany, Italy & Japan sign formal alliance (Axis)
    09/27/1941 1st WW II liberty ship, freighter Patrick Henry, launched 09/27/1941 L Oterma discovers asteroid #2195 Tengstrom
    09/27/1942 NY Giants beat Wash Redskins 14-7 without making a 1st down 09/27/1942 St Louis Cards win NL pennant on last day of season
    09/27/1943 Anti-fascism opposition begins in Naples
    09/27/1943 Dutch opposition newspaper 'The Slogan' publishes KZ-Lower letter 09/27/1944 Helmond & Oss freed
    09/27/1946 King George II of Greece returns from exile
    09/27/1950 Dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize
    09/27/1950 Heavyweight champ Ezzard Charles KOs Joe Louis in NYC
    09/27/1951 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1713 Bancilhon
    09/27/1951 Persians troops occupies oil refinery at Abadan
    09/27/1952 S Arend discovers asteroid #3346
    09/27/1953 Bert Bechichar, Baltimore Colts, kicks a 56-yard field goal 09/27/1953 KCMO (now KCTV) TV channel 5 in Kansas City, MO (CBS) begins 09/27/1953 KNOE TV channel 8 in Monroe-West Monroe, LA (CBS) begins broadcastin
    09/27/1953 KOLO TV channel 8 in Reno, NV (ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting 09/27/1953 KQTV TV channel 2 in Saint Joseph, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/27/1953 Typhoon destroys 1/3 of Nagoya Japan
    09/27/1953 WHBQ TV channel 13 in Memphis, TN (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/27/1953 WMAZ TV channel 13 in Macon, GA (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting 09/27/1953 WTOK TV channel 11 in Meridian, MS (ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting 09/27/1954 School integration begins in Wash DC & Baltimore Md public schools 09/27/1954 Steve Allen's 'Tonight Show' premieres
    09/27/1959 Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev concludes his US visit
    09/27/1959 Typhoon Vera, hits Japanese island of Honshu, kills nearly 5,000 09/27/1961 Sierre Leone becomes 100th member of UN
    09/27/1962 Military uprising under Col Abdullah as-Sallal North-Yemen 09/27/1962 US sells Israel, Hawk anti-aircraft missiles
    09/27/1963 At 10:59 AM census clock, records US population at 190,000,000 09/27/1963 Lee Harvey Oswald visits Cubans consulate in Mexico
    09/27/1964 Phillies 7th straight loses sends them into 2nd place
    09/27/1964 Warren Commission released, finding Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone 09/27/1967 Phillies Jim Bunning ties NL record of 5, 1-0 losses in a year 09/27/1968 Cardinal's super pitcher Bob Gibson's 13th shutout of year 09/27/1970 Ken Boswell sets 2nd baseman record of 85 games without an error 09/27/1972 1st game at Nassau Coliseum, Rangers beat Islanders 6-4 (exhibition)
    09/27/1973 Nolan Ryan strikes out his 383rd batter of year
    09/27/1973 P Wild discovers asteroid #2129 Cosicosi
    09/27/1973 Soyuz 12 carries 2 cosmonauts into Earth orbit (2 days)
    09/27/1974 -10/26] Rome: 4th bishop synod
    09/27/1974 Austr National Gallery buys W de Koonings 'Woman V' for $850,000 09/27/1975 Govt De Uyl recalls Dutch ambassador out of Spain
    09/27/1977 Phillies clinch 2nd straight NL East Division title
    09/27/1979 Congress' final approval to create Dept of Education
    09/27/1979 Purple Mountain Observatory discovers asteroid #2344 Xizang 09/27/1980 WHOT (Bkln NY pirate radio station) begins on 1620 AM & 92.5 FM 09/27/1981 L G Karachkina discovers asteroid #3453 Dostoevsky
    09/27/1982 Filming begins on 'Never Say Never Again'
    09/27/1982 Jan Wolkers awarded but refuses Constantine Huygens-prize 09/27/1982 John Palmer becomes news anchor of Today Show
    09/27/1983 S Africa worker's union leader Curnick Ndlovu freed after 19 years 09/27/1984 A Grossman discovers asteroid #3694
    09/27/1984 Z Vavrova discovers asteroid #3732
    09/27/1985 8 killed as roof collapses in Brussel's supermarket
    09/27/1985 Hurricane Gloria's 130 MPH wind hits Atlantic coast
    09/27/1986 Senate joins House of Reps voting for sweeping tax reforms 09/27/1987 NFL players' strike
    09/27/1988 Grand jury evidence shows Tawana Brawley fabricated rape story 09/27/1988 Lab tests reportedly show Shroud of Turin not Christ`s burial cloth 09/27/1988 Senate votes for major federal tax code changes
    09/27/1989 Sony purchases Columbia Pictures for $3.4 billion cash
    09/27/1990 A gunman holds 33 people (killing 1) hostage in Berkeley Calif 09/27/1990 Deposed emir of Kuwait address UN General Assembly
    09/27/1990 Senate Judiciary committee approves Souter's Supreme Court nominatio
    09/27/1990 Tour de France champion Greg LeMond visits White House
    09/27/1991 'Princesses' premieres on CBS TV
    09/27/1991 Pres Bush decides to end full-time B-52 bombers alert
    09/27/1992 LA Dodgers for 1st time in history clinch last place
    09/27/1992 Pittsburgh Pirates win their 3rd straight NL East title

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Mon Sep 27 20:30:10 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/28/ 106 -BC- Pompey, [Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus], Rome, warrior
    09/28/ 551 -BC- Confucius, (as celebrated in Taiwan)
    09/28/1493 Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Italian monk (Golden Donkey) 09/28/1565 Alessandro Tassoni, Italian poet (La Secchia Rapita)
    09/28/1573 Caravaggio, Italy, painter
    09/28/1596 Vredius, [Olivier the Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor 09/28/1612 Michel Anguier, French sculptor
    09/28/1679 Mihael Omerza, composer
    09/28/1681 Johann Mattheson, composer
    09/28/1705 Johann Peter Kellner, composer
    09/28/1746 William Jones, English judge
    09/28/1748 Johann Michael Demmler, composer
    09/28/1785 David Walker, Wilmington NC, a black born free
    09/28/1793 Denis A Affre, archbishop of Paris (1840-48)
    09/28/1813 Anton Wallerstein, composer
    09/28/1819 Jacob G de Scheffer, vicar/theologist
    09/28/1824 Francis Turner Palgrave, Eng, poet (Golden Treasury)/prof (Oxford) 09/28/1825 Rafael N£¤ez, president Colombia/writer (La Fonlogia Moderna) 09/28/1833 James Deering Fessenden, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) 09/28/1839 Frances Willard, founded Women's Christian Temperance Union 09/28/1840 Alexander Swift 'Sandie' Pendleton, LCol (Confederate Army) 09/28/1841 Georges Clemenceau, France, PM (1906-09, 17-20, defended Dreyfuss) 09/28/1844 Michael Hertz, composer
    09/28/1849 Dudley Allen Sargent, US, physician/educator (Harvard U gymnasium) 09/28/1851 Henry Arthur Jones, English playwright (Judah)
    09/28/1852 Henri Moissan, France, chemist (isolated fluorine, Nobel 1906) 09/28/1852 John [Denton P] French, British field marshal (Boer War, WW I) 09/28/1856 Edward Thompson, US archaeologist who explored Mayan ruins 09/28/1856 Kate Douglas Wiggins, author (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm) 09/28/1864 Barry E Odell Pain, English writer (Punch)
    09/28/1870 Florent Schmitt, Blƒmont France, composer (Fr‚d‚gonde, Salom‚) 09/28/1871 Pietro Badoglio, Italian marshal/gov of Libya (1928-33)
    09/28/1873 Waclaw Rawicz, [Berent], Polish biologist/writer
    09/28/1880 Ralph Edward Flanders, Barnet VT, (Sen-VT)
    09/28/1881 Henry Geehl, composer
    09/28/1882 Jack Fournier, 2nd baseman (1917-18 NY Yankees)
    09/28/1885 Wilbur 'Lefty' Good, pitcher (NY Yankees, 1905)
    09/28/1887 Avery Brundage, AAU & International Olympic Committee president 09/28/1889 Carlos I FLMVMRGGXF of Assisi JS, king of Portugal
    09/28/1889 Octavus L 'Octave' van Aerschot, violinist/actor (Hippie) 09/28/1892 Edmond Thieffry, Belgian WW I pilot/air pioneer
    09/28/1893 Marie V Felix, prince of Luxemburg/Bourbon-Parma
    09/28/1895 Lawton Whitey Witt, outfielder (NY Yankees, 1922-25)
    09/28/1901 Lily Bouwmeester, actress/comedienne (Pygmalion)
    09/28/1901 William S Paley, founder & chairman (CBS)
    09/28/1902 Ed Sullivan, TV variety show host/gossip columnist (Ed Sullivan Show
    09/28/1904 Hendrik J Hofstra, Dutch minister of Finance (PvdA)
    09/28/1905 Max Schmeling, Germany, world heavyweight boxing champ (1930-32) 09/28/1905 William Northam, Austria, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1964)
    09/28/1907 Glen (Turk) Edwards, NFL tackle (Boston/Washington Redskins) 09/28/1907 Heikki Savolainen, Finland, pommel horse gymnist (Olympic-gold-1948)
    09/28/1908 Marin Goleminov, composer
    09/28/1909 Al Capp, New Haven Ct, cartoonist (Li'l Abner)
    09/28/1909 Wiesje Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Doodzonde)
    09/28/1910 Fran Lee, NYC, actress (Ms Wong-Major Dell Conway)
    09/28/1911 Henry Ellsworth Vines Jr, tennis (US Open 1931,32)/golf player 09/28/1913 Alice Marble, Beckworth Calif, tennis player (US Open 1936, 1938-40)
    09/28/1913 Vivian Fine, Chicago Ill, composer (Women in the Garden)
    09/28/1914 Harold Taylor, Canada, educator (Art & the Future)
    09/28/1916 Peter Finch, actor (Network, Windom's Way, Raid on Entebbe) 09/28/1917 Michael Somes, England, ballet dancer (Royal Ballet in London) 09/28/1917 Vaclav Kaslik, composer
    09/28/1919 Thomas Harmon, football player/sportscaster (Heisman winner) 09/28/1921 Ilhan Usmanbas, composer
    09/28/1922 Frederik JW 'Fried' L”wensteyn, [Stephan Styrmarck], lawyer 09/28/1922 Joe Silver, Chicago Ill, actor (Mr I Magination, Fay)
    09/28/1923 Fred Robbins, Balt Md, DJ (Coke Time with Eddie Fisher, Robbins Nest
    09/28/1923 William Windom, NYC, actor (Farmer's Daughter, Murder She Wrote) 09/28/1924 Marcello Mastroianni, Italian actor (8«, La Dolce Vita)
    09/28/1925 Arnold Stang, Mass, comedian/actor (Broadside, Milton Berle, Top Cat
    09/28/1925 Seymour Cray, inventor (Cray I computer)
    09/28/1926 Jerry Clower, Amite County Miss, country comedian (Nashville on Road
    09/28/1932 Michael G[reatrex] Coney, Canada, sci-fi author (Cat Karina) 09/28/1933 Madeleine M Kunin, Switzerland (Gov-D-Vt), 1st Jewish gov of Vermont
    09/28/1934 Brigitte Bardot, Paris France, sex kitten (And God Created Women) 09/28/1936 Robert Hogan, NYC, actor (Peyton Place, Operation Petticoat) 09/28/1936 Sherwood L Boehlert, (Rep-R-New York, 1983- )
    09/28/1937 Edward Applebaum, composer
    09/28/1938 Ben E King, NC, singer (Stand by Me)
    09/28/1940 Aleksandr Y Kalery, Russian cosmonaut
    09/28/1940 Alexander Sergeyevich Ivanchenkov, cosmonaut (Soyuz 29, T-6) 09/28/1941 Charley Taylor, NFL wide receiver/running back (Wash Redskin) 09/28/1942 Grant Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees)
    09/28/1943 Gertrud 'Traudl' Hecher, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-bronze-196
    09/28/1943 Joel Higgins, Bloomington Ill, actor (Salvage 1, Silver Spoons) 09/28/1943 Kay Parker, [Taylor], XXX actress (Body Talk, Critic's Choice, Dance
    09/28/1943 Mike Kreidler, (Rep-D-Washington)
    09/28/1943 Nick St Nicholas, rocker (Steppenwolf)
    09/28/1945 Marielle Goitschel, Ste Maxime France, alpine skier (Olympic-gold-64
    09/28/1946 Fiona Lewis, Westcliff England, actress (Stunts, Lisztomania) 09/28/1946 Herbert Jefferson Jr, Jersey City NJ, actor (Battlestar Galactica) 09/28/1946 Larry Breeding, Winchester Ill, actor (Who's Watching the Kids?) 09/28/1948 Helen Shapiro, London England, rocker (Straighten Up)
    09/28/1948 Marielle Goitschel, France, slalom (Olympic-gold-1968)
    09/28/1948 Phil Hartman, Canada, comedian (SNL)
    09/28/1950 John Sayles, US, actor (Brother from Another Planet)
    09/28/1951 Christian Marlowe, LA Calif, actor (Bram-Highcliffe Manor) 09/28/1951 Dave Rajsich, pitcher (NY Yankees)
    09/28/1952 Sylvia Kristel, Holland, actress (Emmanuelle, Priv School for Girls)
    09/28/1954 Steve Largent, wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks)
    09/28/1957 Alannah Currie, rocker (Thompson Twins-Doctor, Doctor)
    09/28/1958 Angella Issajenko, Jamaica, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-silver-1984) 09/28/1958 Lory Del Santo, Verona Italy, (Miss Italy-1980)
    09/28/1959 Angela Groothuizen, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
    09/28/1961 Anne White, Charleston WV, tennis (Wore spandex in '85 Wimbeldon) 09/28/1962 Anne-Marie Fox, playmate (Feb, 1982)
    09/28/1962 Luis Enrique, spanish singer (Luces del Alma)
    09/28/1967 Jason Dungjen, Detroit Mich, pairs skaters (Olympics-1994) 09/28/1967 Moon Unit Zappa, rocker (Valley Girl), Frank's daughter
    09/28/1968 Bess Singh, [Lennart Berry], pop drummer (Burma Shop-Hippies) 09/28/1968 Carr‚ Otis, SF Calif, actress (Wild Orchid)


    Deaths:

    09/28/ 929 Wenceslaus I, duke of Bohemia, murdered
    09/28/1104 Pedro I, king of Navarra & Aragon, dies
    09/28/1197 Henry VI von Hohenstaufen, Roman Catholic German King (1169-97), die
    09/28/1296 Adolf VII, earl of Mountain (1259-96), dies
    09/28/1509 Siwara/Sjoerd Aylva, Fries army leader (siege of Franeker) 09/28/1618 Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at
    09/28/1649 Ottavio Vernizzi, composer, dies at 79
    09/28/1652 John Asselijn, landscape painter/etcher, dies at about 42 09/28/1657 Emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daugher of Willem of Orange, dies at 75 09/28/1667 Jacobus Golius, mathematician/founder (Leidse observ), dies at 71 09/28/1757 Andrea Zani, composer, dies at 60
    09/28/1759 Cornelis Pronk, portrait painter/cartoonist, dies at 67
    09/28/1819 Karl Haack, composer, dies at 68
    09/28/1833 Lemuel Haynes, Revolutionary War veteran, dies at 88
    09/28/1852 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer, dies at 60
    09/28/1859 Rinse Posthumus, Fries writer, dies
    09/28/1873 Emile Gaboriau, detective writer (Monsieur Lecoq), dies at 37 09/28/1875 Aleksei K Tolstoi, [Kozjma Prutkov], Russian poet, dies at 58 [OS] 09/28/1879 Nathan C Meeker, US, poet/writer, murdered
    09/28/1891 Herman Melville, writer (Billy Budd), dies
    09/28/1899 Giovanni Segantini, Italian painter (Become his fare), dies 09/28/1902 Emile Zola, French writer (Nana/Germinal/J'accuse), dies
    09/28/1903 Jesus Monasterio, composer, dies at 67
    09/28/1907 Frederich I W L, Grand Duke of Baden (1856-1907), dies at 81 09/28/1911 Louis Pincoffs, businessman/Dutch politician 1st-Chamber, dies 09/28/1914 Porsteinn Erlingsson, Icelandic poet (M lleysingjar), dies at 56 09/28/1914 Stevan Mokranjac, composer, dies at 58
    09/28/1920 Nestor the TiŠre, Flemish playwright (The bride of the sea, dies 09/28/1922 Andrejs Jurjans, composer, dies at 65
    09/28/1939 Felicjan Szopski, composer, dies at 74
    09/28/1946 Jean Van de Eeckhoudt, Belgian painter, dies
    09/28/1947 Francisco Santiago, composer, dies at 58
    09/28/1952 Paul Hastings Allen, composer, dies at 68
    09/28/1953 Edwin P Hubble, astronomer, designer of telescopes, dies at 63 09/28/1954 Bert Lytell, actor (Henry-One Man's Family), dies at 69
    09/28/1957 Albert Ascoli, Italian developed anti-tuberculosis vaccine, dies 09/28/1957 Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, composer, dies at 67
    09/28/1961 Michael Shepley, actor (Dick & the Duchess), dies at 54
    09/28/1964 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81
    09/28/1964 Harpo Marx, [Arthur], comedian (Marx Bros), dies at 75
    09/28/1966 Andr‚ Breton, French writer (Manifest of Surr‚alism), dies 09/28/1966 Eric Fleming, actor (Gil-Rawhide), dies at 41
    09/28/1970 Gamal' Abd al-Nassar, Egypt Pres (1953-70), dies of heart attack at
    09/28/1970 John Roderigo Dos Passos, US writer (Manhattan Transfer), dies 09/28/1972 Maurice Thiriet, composer, dies at 66
    09/28/1973 Norma Crane, actress (Rayola-Mr Peepers), dies at 42
    09/28/1973 Wystan H Auden, British/US writer (Spain/Platonic Blow), dies 09/28/1975 Sidney Fields, comedian (Abbott & Costello), dies at 77
    09/28/1978 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as po
    09/28/1979 Jimmy McCulloch, guitarist of Wings, dies at 26
    09/28/1982 Larry Breeding, (Who's Watching the Kids?), dies on 36th birthday 09/28/1982 Mabel Albertson, actress (Gazebo), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 81
    09/28/1989 Ferdinand E Marcos, president of Philippines (1965-86), dies at 72 09/28/1991 Miles Davis, jazz trumpetist, dies at 65 from pneumonia
    09/28/1993 Gustavo Brillembourg, Venez/US advocate, dies in an accident at 35


    Significant Events:

    09/28/ 235 Bishop of Rome Pontianus steps down
    09/28/ 351 Constantine II beats emperor Maxentius
    09/28/1066 William the Conqueror troops sail to England
    09/28/1322 Battle of Mhldorf
    09/28/1362 Guillaum de Grimoard elected as Pope Urban V
    09/28/1394 Cardinal Pedro de Luna of Arag¢n chosen (anti)pope Benedictus XIII 09/28/1528 Spanish fleet sinks in Florida hurricane; about 380 die
    09/28/1542 Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo discovers California, at San Diego Bay 09/28/1704 Maryland allows divorce if wife is mistreated
    09/28/1767 Gentlemen 17 forbid private slave transport India to Cape of Good Ho
    09/28/1781 Siege of Yorktown begins, last battle of Revolutionary War 09/28/1787 Congress sends Constitution to state legislatures for their approval
    09/28/1829 Walker's Appeal, racial antislavery pamphlet, published in Boston 09/28/1850 Flogging in US Navy & on merchant vessels abolished
    09/28/1850 US Navy abolishes flogging as punishment
    09/28/1858 Donati's comet becomes 1st to be photographed
    09/28/1864 -30) Battle of Fort Harrison VA (Chaffin's Farm New Market Heights) 09/28/1867 Toronto becomes capital of Ontario
    09/28/1868 Battle of Alcolea, causes Queen Isabella 2 of Spain to flee to Franc
    09/28/1868 Opelousas Massacre at St Landry Parish Louisiana (200 blacks killed)
    09/28/1876 J C Watson discovers asteroid #168 Sibylla
    09/28/1876 Prosper Henry discovers asteroid #169 Zelia
    09/28/1879 Sydney Australia inaugurates steam motor tram route
    09/28/1887 Gele River (Huang Ho) in China floods, kills about 1.5 million 09/28/1889 Carlos I crowned King of Portugal (1889-1908)
    09/28/1899 Transvaal mobilizes
    09/28/1901 Guerrilla's assault unarmed US soldiers in Balangiga Phil, 38 killed
    09/28/1906 US troops reoccupy Cuba, stay until 1909
    09/28/1912 'Kiche Maru' sinks off Japan, killing 1,000
    09/28/1912 SS Kichemaru disappears in storm off Japanese coast, 1,000 die 09/28/1914 German forces move into Antwerp Belgium (WW I)
    09/28/1919 Fastest major league game (51 mins), Giants beat Phillies 6-1 09/28/1920 8 White Sox indicted, threw 1919 World Series (Black Sox scandal) 09/28/1920 Dirk Fock appointed as gov-gen of Neth Indies
    09/28/1921 Gene Sarazen wins PGA golf tournament
    09/28/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #958 Asplinda
    09/28/1922 Mussolini marches on Rome
    09/28/1923 Abyssinia (Ethiopia) leaves League of Nations
    09/28/1923 Yanks slaughter Red Sox 24-4
    09/28/1924 2 US Army planes end around-world flight, Seattle to Seattle, 57 sto
    09/28/1924 French govt names Gen Serrail gov-gen of Syria
    09/28/1924 Gen Plutarco Calles elected president of Mexico
    09/28/1924 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1302 Werra
    09/28/1926 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed
    09/28/1928 Juan de la Cierva makes 1st helicopter flight over English Channel 09/28/1928 Prussia forbids speech from Adolf Hitler
    09/28/1928 US acknowledge Chinese govt of Chiang Kai-shek
    09/28/1928 Yanks clinch pennant #6
    09/28/1930 H Van Gent discovers asteroid #1914 Hartbeespoortdam
    09/28/1930 Lou Gehrig's errorless streak ends at 885 consecutive games 09/28/1930 The winning pitcher is Babe Ruth beating Red Sox 9-3
    09/28/1931 Peking (200,000 demonstrators demand declaration of war on Japan) 09/28/1936 Brooklyn & Boston play a penalty free NFL game
    09/28/1937 FDR dedicates Bonneville Dam on Columbia River (Oregon)
    09/28/1938 Dutch Premier Colijns sends radio message 'No war coming' 09/28/1940 Michigan's Tom Harmon runs 72, 86 & 94 yard touchdowns
    09/28/1940 Prof Snyder & Seyss Inquart presents 'Neth Culture' in German 09/28/1941 G Kulin discovers asteroid #1546 Izsak
    09/28/1941 Phillies lose club record 111th game
    09/28/1941 Ted Williams assures his .400 avg on last day with 6 hits 09/28/1942 NY Americans NHL team folded
    09/28/1944 1st TV Musical comedy (Boys from Boise)
    09/28/1944 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands 09/28/1944 Nazi murders in Marzabotto, Italy (SS-major Reder)
    09/28/1948 WBAP-TV, (NBC affiliate) Fort Worth Texas, begins broadcasting 09/28/1950 Indonesia becomes 60th member of UN
    09/28/1951 Allie Reynolds' 2nd no-hitter of 1951; Yanks clinch pennant #18 09/28/1951 Norm Van Brocklin of Rams passes for NFL-record 554 yards 09/28/1952 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #1988 Delores
    09/28/1953 Dutch govt proclaims 5% general pay increase on Jan 1, 1954 09/28/1953 KOAT TV channel 7 in Albuquerque, NM (ABC/PBS) begins broadcasting 09/28/1955 WITN TV channel 7 in Washington, NC (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/28/1957 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Velser Tunnels
    09/28/1958 France adopts constitution
    09/28/1958 Guinea votes for independence from France
    09/28/1959 Explorer VI reveals an intense radiation belt around Earth 09/28/1960 Ted Williams hits his final homer #521
    09/28/1961 'Purlie Victorious,' a farce by Ossie Davis, opens on Broadway 09/28/1961 Syria withdraws from United Arab Republic
    09/28/1961 USN Comdr Forrest S Petersen takes X-15 to 30,720 m
    09/28/1963 Giuseppe Cantarella roller-skates record 25.78 mph for 440 yds 09/28/1964 Australia beats US in 1st clay court Davis Cup
    09/28/1964 Suriname governor A Currie resigns
    09/28/1965 Jack McKay in X-15 reaches 90 km
    09/28/1965 Lava flows kill at least 350 (Taal Philippines)
    09/28/1965 Volcano explodes on Luzon Philippines; 500 killed
    09/28/1967 Walter Washington elected 1st mayor of Washington, DC
    09/28/1968 Alberto Giolani of Italy roller skates record 23.133 miles in 1 hr 09/28/1968 Atlanta Chiefs beat San Diego Toros 3-0 for NASL championship 09/28/1968 Beatles' 'Hey Jude,' single goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks 09/28/1968 Chuck Hixson (Southern Methodist) completes 37 of record 69 passes 09/28/1968 Marisa Danisi of W Germany roller skates record 21.995 miles in 1 hr
    09/28/1968 P Wild discovers asteroid #2517
    09/28/1969 Joe Kapp (Minn Vikings) passes for 7 touchdowns vs Balt Colts (52-14
    09/28/1969 SPD win West German Parliament
    09/28/1970 Intrepid (US) beats Gretel II (Aust) in 22nd America's Cup 09/28/1972 Japan & Communist China agree to re-establish diplomatic relations 09/28/1973 P Wild discovers asteroid #1860 Barbarossa
    09/28/1973 Terrorists hijack Austrian train
    09/28/1974 1st lady Betty Ford undergoes a radical mastectomy
    09/28/1974 Calif Angel Nolan Ryan 3rd no-hitter beats Minn Twin, 4-0 09/28/1974 John Lennon appears as guest dj on WNEW-FM (NYC)
    09/28/1975 H L Giclas discovers asteroid #3110
    09/28/1978 Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
    09/28/1978 Pieter Botha succeeds Vorster as premier of South Africa
    09/28/1979 Larry Holmes (retain championship) KOs Earnie Shavers in 11 rounds 09/28/1980 Jaromir Wagner is 1st to fly Atlantic standing on wing
    09/28/1982 1st reports appear of death from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules 09/28/1982 NASA launches Intelsat V
    09/28/1983 E F Helin & V Shkodrav discovers asteroid #3546 Atanasoff 09/28/1983 STS-9 vehicle moves to launch pad
    09/28/1984 B A Skiff discovers asteroid #3153, #3154, #3155 & #3706
    09/28/1985 NASA launches Intelsat VA
    09/28/1985 Race riot in London area of Brixton
    09/28/1986 Record 23,000 start in a marathon (Mexico City)
    09/28/1988 Bronx Museum for Arts opens
    09/28/1988 LA Dodger Orel Hershiser sets record for consecutive scoreless inns 09/28/1990 Marvin Gaye gets a star on Hollywood's walk of fame
    09/28/1991 NY Yankees set record of 75 games without a complete pitched game 09/28/1992 Oakland A's win AL West title
    09/28/1992 Pakistani Airbus A-300 crashes into mountain at Kathmandu, 167 dies 09/28/1993 Gas field in Caracas explodes, 53 killed

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to All on Tue Sep 28 20:30:08 2021
    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
    Registered to Omicron Theta

    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/29/1276 Christoffel II, king of Denmark (Handf‘stning)
    09/29/1402 Ferdinand, the Saint, Portuguese slave of Fez/saint
    09/29/1511 Michael Servetus, Spain, physician (Christianism Rostituta) 09/29/1518 Tintoretto, Italian painter
    09/29/1583 Johan VIII de Jongere, count of Nassau-Siegen
    09/29/1620 John L baron of Elderen, 63rd prince-bishop of Luik (1688-94) 09/29/1714 Peter A van de Parra, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1761-75)
    09/29/1727 Henry Harington, composer
    09/29/1746 Ernst Ludwig Gerber, composer
    09/29/1753 Johann Gottfried Schict, composer
    09/29/1755 Robert, Lord Clive, founded British empire in India
    09/29/1758 Horatio Nelson, Burnham Thorpe Britain, naval hero (Trafalgar) 09/29/1794 William Michael Rooke, composer
    09/29/1815 Andreas Aschenbach, German painter/engraver
    09/29/1829 Bradley Tyler Johnson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1903
    09/29/1829 Giles Alexander Smith, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 187
    09/29/1830 John Parker Hawkins, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1914 09/29/1831 John McAlister Schofield, Major General (Union volunteers) 09/29/1838 Henry Hobson Richardson, US Romanesque revival architect
    09/29/1848 Caroline Ardelia Yale, US, educated deaf
    09/29/1849 Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, composer
    09/29/1854 Martin Pluddemann, composer
    09/29/1855 Michele Esposito, composer
    09/29/1857 Conrad T van Deventer, lawyer/2nd-Member of parliament
    09/29/1858 Leopoldo Mugnone, composer
    09/29/1863 Hugo Haase, German SPD-German parliament/revolutionary
    09/29/1864 Miguel de Unamuno Jugo, Spanish philosopher/poet (Ensayos/Teatro) 09/29/1879 Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer
    09/29/1884 Boris Asafiev, composer
    09/29/1893 Fabien Sevitzky, Vishny Volotchok Russia, conductor (Phila Orch) 09/29/1894 Franco Capuana, composer
    09/29/1895 Joseph Banks Rhine, Penn, parapsychologist (Extra-Sensory Perception
    09/29/1901 Enrico Fermi, Italy, US physicist, gone fission/fermium (Nobel-1938)
    09/29/1903 Karl August Andersen, composer
    09/29/1903 Ted Decorsia, Bkln NY, actor (Police Chief Hegedorn-Steve Canyon) 09/29/1907 Gene Autry, Tioga Tx, cowpoke/singer/actor/Calif Angels owner 09/29/1907 Michael Shepley, Plymouth England, actor (Dick & the Duchess) 09/29/1907 Richard Harkness, Artesian SD, newscaster (Story of the Week) 09/29/1908 Greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice)
    09/29/1910 Virginia Bruce, actress (Action in Arabia)
    09/29/1912 Michelangelo Antonioni, Ferrara Italy, director (Blow-up) 09/29/1913 Stanley E Kramer, producer/director (On the Beach)
    09/29/1915 Brenda Marshall, Philippines, actress (Sea Hawk, Paris After Dark) 09/29/1916 Minao Shibata, composer
    09/29/1916 Trevor Howard, England, actor (Mutiny on Bounty, Ryan's Daughter) 09/29/1918 Harold Laurence Walters, composer
    09/29/1919 Masao Takemoto, Japan, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1960)
    09/29/1920 James Mitchell, Calif, actor (Oklahoma, Devil's Doorway)
    09/29/1922 Lizabeth Scott, Scranton, Pa, actress (Dark City, Desert Fury) 09/29/1923 O A 'Bum' Phillips, football coach (Houston Oilers/New Orlean Saints
    09/29/1924 Steve Forrest, Huntsville Tx, actor (Ben-Dallas, SWAT)
    09/29/1925 John Tower, (Sen-R-Tx)
    09/29/1927 Adhemar Ferreira da Silva, Brazil, triple jumper (Olympic-gold-52, 5
    09/29/1927 Paul McCloskey, (Sen-R-Calif)
    09/29/1928 Ankie [Johanna A] (Hoving-)Peypers, author/poetess
    09/29/1929 Bob Newhart, Oak Park Ill, actor/comedian (Bob Newhart Show) 09/29/1930 Richard Bonynge, Sydney Australia, conductor (Aust Orch Sydney-1976)
    09/29/1931 Anita Ekberg, Sweden, actress (La Dolce Vita)/Miss Sweden 1950 09/29/1931 Eddie Barth, Phila, actor (Shaft, Simon & Simon)
    09/29/1931 Joseph M McDade, (Rep-R-Pennsylvania, 1963- )
    09/29/1932 Robert Benton, Texas, writer/director (Kramer vs Kramer)
    09/29/1932 Ronald B Kitaj, US/British painter/graphic artist (pop art) 09/29/1933 Samora Machel, president Mo‡ambique (1975-86?)
    09/29/1935 Jerry Lee Lewis, Feriday La, country singer (Whole Lotta Shakin') 09/29/1936 Mylene Demongeot, Nice France, actress (3 Murderesses)
    09/29/1938 Wim Kok, Dutch vice-premier (NVV/FNV)
    09/29/1939 Larry Linville, Ojai Calif, actor (Frank Burns-M*A*S*H, Blue Movie) 09/29/1939 Mylene Demongeot, Nice France, actress (Just Another Pretty Face) 09/29/1941 Don Nix, US saxophonist (Last Night)
    09/29/1942 Donna Corcoran, Quincy Mass, actress (Man Without a Star) 09/29/1942 Ian McShane, Blackburn England, actor (Roots, Bare Essence) 09/29/1942 Jean-Luc Ponty, France, fusion violinist (Frank Zappa)
    09/29/1942 Madeline Kahn, Boston Mass, actress (Young Frankenstein, High Anxiet
    09/29/1942 William Nelson, (Rep-D-Fla, 1979- )/astronaut (STS 61C)
    09/29/1943 Lech Walesa, Popowo Poland, leads Polish Solidarity (Nobel 1983) 09/29/1945 Kyriacos Sfetsas, composer
    09/29/1945 Nadezhda Chizova, USSR, shot putter (Oly-gold/silv/bronze-68/72/76) 09/29/1948 Bryant Gumbel, New Orleans La, sportscaster/TV host (Today Show) 09/29/1948 John M McHugh, (Rep-R-New York)
    09/29/1948 Mark Farner, Mich, guitar/vocalist (Grand Funk Railroad-Locomotion) 09/29/1948 Viktor Krovopouskov, USSR, sabres (Olympic-gold-1976, 1980) 09/29/1952 Monika Zehrt, German DR, 400m runner (Olympic-gold-1972)
    09/29/1953 Drake Hogestyn, Ft Wayne Indiana, actor (7 Brides for 7 Brothers) 09/29/1954 Cindy Morgan, [Cichorski], Chicago Ill, actress (Tron)
    09/29/1956 James Donald Halsell Jr, Monroe Louisiana, Mjr USAF/Astronaut 09/29/1956 Sebastian Coe, England, 1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1980, 84) 09/29/1957 Andrew 'Dice' Clay, [Silverstien], comedian (Adv of Ford Fairlane) 09/29/1960 Leslie Graves, Silver City NM, actress (Capitol)
    09/29/1960 Wendy White, Atlanta Ga, tennis player
    09/29/1963 Les Claypool, US funk metal singer/bassist (Primus-Suck on This) 09/29/1964 Julie Peterson, Havre de Grace Md, playmate (Feb, 1987)
    09/29/1965 Fora van Le˜enhorst, Cura‡aos/Neth dancer (Josephine)
    09/29/1965 Hersey Hawkins, basketball player (Olympic-bronze-1988)
    09/29/1966 Jill Whelan, Oakland Calif, actress (Vicki-Love Boat)
    09/29/1968 Jennifer Sterart, XXX actress (Out for Blood, Swap, Wet Sex 4) 09/29/1968 Luke Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
    09/29/1968 Matt Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
    09/29/1969 Erika Eleniak, Glendale Ca, playmate (Jul, 1989)
    09/29/1970 Emily Lloyd, London England, actress (Wish You Were Here) 09/29/1970 Luke Bodensteiner, Iowa City Iowa, cross country skier (Olympics-199


    Deaths:

    09/29/ 855 Lotharius I, Romanian-French emperor (signed Treaty of Verdun), dies
    09/29/1530 Andrea del Sato, [d'agnolo di Franceszo], Italian painter, dies at 4
    09/29/1575 Charles de Boisot, water beggar, dies in battle at about 45 09/29/1598 Floris I van Pallandt, earl of Culemborg, dies at about 61 09/29/1619 John Lippershey, inventor of telescope, buried
    09/29/1800 William Billings, composer, dies at 53
    09/29/1833 Ferdinand VII MF, king of Spain, dies
    09/29/1862 William 'Bull' Nelson, Union general-major, murdered at 38 09/29/1864 Hiram Burnham, US Union-colonel (Chancellorsville), dies in battle 09/29/1895 Louis Pasteur, scientist (Pasteurization) dies
    09/29/1904 Niels Ryberg Finnen, Danish physician (Nobel 1903), dies
    09/29/1908 Joaquim M Machado de Assis, Brazil writer (Dom Casmurro), dies at 69
    09/29/1913 Rudolph C K Diesel, German constructer (Diesel Motor), dies at 55 09/29/1914 Jean Bouin, French marathoner (Olympic-silver-1912) dies in battle 09/29/1915 Luther Orlando Emerson, composer, dies at 95
    09/29/1915 Rudi Stephan, composer, dies at 28
    09/29/1918 Eduard earl van Keyserling, German writer (Frhlingsopfer), dies at
    09/29/1925 E Runar Schildt, Finnish writer (Galgmannen), dies at 36
    09/29/1925 L‚on VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920), dies 09/29/1927 Willem Einthoven, physiologist (Nobel-1924), dies at 67
    09/29/1929 Giitji Tanaka, Japanese baron/general/premier (1927-29), dies at 66 09/29/1950 Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies 09/29/1958 Aare Merikanto, composer, dies at 65
    09/29/1959 Harold Huber, actor (I Cover Times Square), dies at 49
    09/29/1962 Patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx
    09/29/1964 Robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69
    09/29/1966 Mauritius H E Y Uyldert, poet/writer (Motion), dies at 75 09/29/1967 Carson McCullers, US author (Heart is a Lonely Hunter), dies at 50 09/29/1970 Edward Everett Horton, actor/narrator (Bulwinkle Show), dies at 84 09/29/1974 John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72
    09/29/1975 Casey Stengel, NY Yankee manager (1949-60), dies in Glendale at 85 09/29/1977 Alexander Nikolayevich Tcherepnin, composer, dies at 78
    09/29/1978 Pope John Paul I, 65-yr-old found dead, after only 34 days as Pope 09/29/1984 Marnix G˜sen, [Jan-Al Goris], writer (Lament for Agnes), dies at 85 09/29/1986 Betty Kean, actress (Amy Tucker-Leave it to Larry), dies at 69 09/29/1987 Henry Ford II, president Ford Motor Co, dies at 70
    09/29/1988 Charles Addams, cartoonist (Addams Family), dies at 76 of heart atta
    09/29/1989 A A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90 09/29/1991 G˜sbert Perlee, Amsterdam's organ builder/grinder (Arabian), dies 09/29/1991 Sam Ntuli, South African ANC-writer, murdered
    09/29/1991 Zapata Jaw, [Nelson Renfrum], Surinamese musician, dies
    09/29/1992 Paul Jabara, US singer/actor/songwriter (Last Dance), dies at 44 09/29/1993 Ghuslam Wyne, premier of Lahore Pakistan, murdered at 60
    09/29/1993 Gordon Douglas, US director (Call Me Mr Tibbs), dies at 85


    Significant Events:

    09/29/ 219 Batavian soldiers consecrate altar on Hercules Magusanus Rome 09/29/ 235 St Pontianus ends his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/29/ 440 Pope Leo I the Great, installed
    09/29/ 855 Benedict III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
    09/29/1187 Saladins army marches into Jerusalem
    09/29/1227 Pope Gregory IX excommunicate German emperor Frederik II
    09/29/1349 People of Krems Austria accuse Jews of poisoning wells
    09/29/1364 Battle of Auray, English forces defeat French at Brittany 09/29/1521 Turkish troops occupy Belgrade
    09/29/1650 Henry Robinson opens 1st marriage bureau (England)
    09/29/1785 Chasidic sect is excommunicated in Cracow Poland
    09/29/1789 1st congress adjourns
    09/29/1789 US War Dept established a regular army
    09/29/1793 Tennis is 1st mentioned in an English sporting magazine
    09/29/1815 King Willem I forms Order of Dutch Lion
    09/29/1829 London's Metropolitan Police Force goes on duty
    09/29/1829 Scotland Yard formed in London
    09/29/1849 1st passenger train service to Peekskill NY (New Haven Railroad) 09/29/1853 Emigrant ship 'Annie Jane' sinks off Scotland, drowning 348 09/29/1859 Great auroral display in US
    09/29/1863 Opera 'Pescatori di Perle' is produced (Paris)
    09/29/1864 Battle of Waynesboro & New Market Heights VA
    09/29/1872 '3 Fingers' Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village
    09/29/1872 Kiowa-chief Lone Wolf captures Satanta & Big Tree
    09/29/1884 J Palisa discovers asteroid #243 Ida
    09/29/1892 1st night football game played (Mansfield, Penn)
    09/29/1902 Impresario David Belasco opened his 1st Broadway theater
    09/29/1906 US intervenes in Cuba ousts dictator Estrada Palma
    09/29/1907 Construction begins on Washington National Cathedral
    09/29/1911 Gun magazine of French battleship Libert‚ explode
    09/29/1911 J Palisa discovers asteroid #718 Erida
    09/29/1912 French/British troops lands on Samoa
    09/29/1913 F Kaiser discovers asteroid #766 Moguntia
    09/29/1913 Wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 36th game
    09/29/1915 A hurricane claims 275 in Mississippi Delta
    09/29/1915 British army conquerors Chilly al Imara, Mesopotami‰
    09/29/1915 Dutch Opera's 1st performance
    09/29/1915 Phila Phillies clinch their 1st pennant
    09/29/1918 Allied forces scored a decisive breakthrough of Hindenburg Line 09/29/1920 Babe Ruth sets then home run season record at 54
    09/29/1920 Belgium annexes Eupen/Malm‚dy
    09/29/1922 Mussolini ask Vatican for support of fascist party program 09/29/1923 Gene Sarazen wins PGA-golf tournament
    09/29/1923 Steinhart Aquarium in Golden Gate Park opens to public
    09/29/1924 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1035 Amata
    09/29/1924 Santo Domingo joins League of Nations
    09/29/1925 French Gen of Morocco, marshal Lyautey, is dismissed
    09/29/1925 Greek republican constitution enforced
    09/29/1926 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #1075 Helina
    09/29/1927 Ruth ties record by hitting grand slams in consecutive games 09/29/1927 Tornado strikes St Louis Missouri, 85 die
    09/29/1928 Yanks (17) Tigers (28) set 9 inning hit record (45)-Tigers win 19-10
    09/29/1929 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #1161 Thessalia
    09/29/1930 1st Canadian football game played under lights, Hamilton-UBC 09/29/1930 Boquer¢n battle ends Paraguay border dispute
    09/29/1930 E Delporte discovers asteroid #1170 Siva
    09/29/1934 H Van Gent discovers asteroid #1694 Kaiser
    09/29/1936 Radio used for 1st time for a presidential campaign
    09/29/1937 Frans Slaats bicycles world record time (45,563 km)
    09/29/1938 Treaty of Munich signed by Hitler, Mussolini, Daladier & Chamberlain
    09/29/1941 Heavyweight Champ Joe Louis KOs Lou Nova in 6 in NYC
    09/29/1941 Nazi mass murder at Babi Jar, Soviet Union
    09/29/1943 1st Silbertanne-murder by German occupiers in Meppel
    09/29/1943 Eisenhower & Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice 09/29/1943 German riots at Amsterdam Jews
    09/29/1943 Zjadovs 5th Gardeleger/Managarovs 53rd Army reconquer Kremenchug 09/29/1944 Soviet troops invade Yugoslavia
    09/29/1946 1st time NL pennant ends in a tie (Cards & Dodgers)
    09/29/1946 Al Couture knockouts Ralph Walton in Lewiston Maine in 10« secs 09/29/1946 Los Angeles (previously Cleveland) Rams play 1st NFL game in LA 09/29/1946 NPS, Nationale Party Suriname, forms
    09/29/1948 WBAP (now KXAS) TV channel 5 in Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (NBC) begins 09/29/1948 WSB TV channel 2 in Atlanta, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting 09/29/1949 George Lascelles marries Maria Stein
    09/29/1951 1st color telecast of football game on network, Phila (CBS) 09/29/1951 Emile Zatopek runs world record 20,000 m & 10 mile
    09/29/1951 S B Nicholson discovers 12th satellite of Jupiter
    09/29/1953 AL approves Balt group purchase of St Louis Browns for $2,475,000 09/29/1953 Milton Berle Show premieres
    09/29/1953 US govt gives France $385 million for combat in Indo-China 09/29/1954 KALB TV channel 5 in Alexandria, LA (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting 09/29/1954 Willie Mays famous over-the-shoulder catch of Vic Wertz' 460' drive 09/29/1955 Ali Sastroamidjojo's PNI wins elections in Indonesia
    09/29/1956 Goethe Link Observatory discovers asteroid #3447
    09/29/1957 300 die as express train hits stalled train (Montgomery W Pakistan) 09/29/1957 NY Giants play & lose their last game at Polo Grounds (9-1 to Pitts)
    09/29/1957 Passenger train & oil train crash in Gambar West Pakistan, 300 die 09/29/1959 Sultan of Brunei promulgates a constitution
    09/29/1961 Mamum Kuzbari becomes premier of Syria
    09/29/1962 Algerian govt of Ben Bella forms
    09/29/1962 JFK authorized use of federal troops to integrate U of Mississippi 09/29/1962 Launch of Alouette 1, 1st Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket) 09/29/1963 2nd session of Ecumenical council, `Vatican II,' opens in Rome 09/29/1963 Card's Stan Musial's final game, gets his 3,630th hit
    09/29/1963 Houston Colt .45 John Paciorek goes 3 for 3 in his only game 09/29/1963 Pope Paul opens 2nd sitting of 2nd Vatican council
    09/29/1963 Rolling Stones 1st tour (opening act for Bo Diddley & Everly Bros) 09/29/1964 Greece & Bulgaria close boundaries
    09/29/1965 Ralph Boston of US, sets then long jump record at 27' 4 3/4' 09/29/1965 St L Cards Charlie Johnson passes for 6 touchdowns vs Cleve (49-13) 09/29/1966 Bechuanaland gains independence from England, becomes Botswana 09/29/1967 -10/29] Rome: 1st bishop synod
    09/29/1968 Chuck Latourette, sets NFL record 47.7 yd punt return avg (3 punts) 09/29/1969 'Love American Style,' premieres on ABC
    09/29/1969 7th Mayor's Trophy Game, Mets beat Yanks 7-6
    09/29/1969 Steve O'Neal of NY Jets, kicks longest NFL punt; 98 yards vs Denver 09/29/1971 Orbiting Solar Observatory VII launched
    09/29/1972 Japan & People's Republic of China begin diplomatic relations 09/29/1973 Balt Orioles pull their 5th triple play (5-4-3 vs Detroit) 09/29/1973 Insurance ind announces auto racers get into more highway accidents 09/29/1973 Soyuz 12 returns to Earth
    09/29/1973 T Gehrels discovers asteroid #2049 Grietje
    09/29/1975 WGPR-TV Detroit, 1st Black-owned station in US, began broadcasting 09/29/1976 2nd Chamber recognizes Dutch Liberals/social democratic abortion law
    09/29/1976 SF Giant John Montefusco no-hits Atlanta Braves, 9-0
    09/29/1977 Muhammad Ali won a unanimous, 15-round decision over Earnie Shavers 09/29/1977 Peter Schats circus opera 'Houdini', premieres in Amsterdam 09/29/1977 Soviet space station Salyut 6 launched into Earth orbit
    09/29/1979 Gold hits record $400.20 an ounce in Hong Kong
    09/29/1979 Pope John Paul II becomes 1st pope to visit Ireland
    09/29/1980 Z Vavrova discovers asteroids #2599 Veseli & #2647
    09/29/1981 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroid #3622
    09/29/1982 Cyanide laced Tylenol capsules kills 7 in Chicago
    09/29/1983 1st time Congress invokes War Powers Act
    09/29/1983 Airport of Beirut reopens
    09/29/1983 Oakland A's Mike Warren no-hits Chicago White Sox, 3-0
    09/29/1985 First of 5 cyanide-laced Tylenol victims dies
    09/29/1986 Cubs Greg Maddux defeats Phillies Mike Maddux (1st rookie brothers) 09/29/1986 USSR releases US journalist Nicholas Daniloff confined on spy charge
    09/29/1987 NY Yankee Don Mattingly hits record 6th grand slam of year 09/29/1988 26th Space Shuttle mission, Discovery 7 launched
    09/29/1988 Florence Griffith Joyner of USA sets 200m woman's record (21.34) 09/29/1988 UN peacekeeping forces win Nobel Peace prize
    09/29/1988 Union Station reopens in Wash DC
    09/29/1990 Washington National Cathedral construction is completed after 83 yea
    09/29/1991 US beats Europeans 14« to 13« to capture Ryder's cup
    09/29/1992 Atlanta Braves win their 2nd straight NL West title
    09/29/1992 Parliament suspends president Fernando Collor

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    Interesting things that have happened, and people born and died on this date
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    By Scott Labrecque ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Births:

    09/30/1622 Johann Sebastiani, composer
    09/30/1627 Robinson Crusoe, fictional character according to Daniel Defoe 09/30/1685 Gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer
    09/30/1715 Etienne B de Condillac, French philospher (sensualism/Cours d'‚tudes
    09/30/1743 Jeronymo Francisco de Lima, composer
    09/30/1752 Justin Heinrich Knecht, composer
    09/30/1805 Samuel Peter Heintzelman, Major General (Union volunteers) 09/30/1808 Lambertus GC Ledeboer, vicar (old Calvinist communities)
    09/30/1824 Peter Milne, composer
    09/30/1827 Carlo A Alfieri, Italian Member of parliament (liberal)
    09/30/1827 Kenner Garrard, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1879 09/30/1832 Frederick Sleigh 'Bobs' Roberts, Brit gov of Natal (Ireland-Boer war
    09/30/1840 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer
    09/30/1847 Wilhelmina E Drucker, [Lensing], Dutch feminist
    09/30/1852 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
    09/30/1856 Andrejs Jurjans, composer
    09/30/1857 Hermann Sudermann, German (stage)writer (That Ehre, Frau Sorge) 09/30/1862 Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer
    09/30/1863 Reinhard Scheer, German admiral (WW I)
    09/30/1870 Jean Perrin, France, physicist, studied Brownian motion (Nobel 1926)
    09/30/1871 John Fabricius, Neth/English stageauthor (Ring of Prophet) 09/30/1871 Ruben Mattias Liljefors, composer
    09/30/1879 Ernst Isler, composer
    09/30/1879 Henry Casadesus, composer
    09/30/1880 Henri G Casadesus, French altviolist/composer (Viola d'amour) 09/30/1882 George Bancroft, US actor/wife of Octavia Brooke (Underworld) 09/30/1898 Felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish massage therapist
    09/30/1898 Johannes Rontgen, composer
    09/30/1898 Ren‚e Ador‚e, French/US singer/actress (Tfolies-BergŠre, Mr Wu) 09/30/1899 Henry Marsman, poet/writer/critic
    09/30/1902 Piet[there J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52) 09/30/1906 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer
    09/30/1906 John I M Stewart, British detective writer (Comedy of Terrors) 09/30/1907 Arnold Elston, composer
    09/30/1908 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory) 09/30/1908 Edzard H Schaper, German/Swiss sailor/UP-correspondent/antifascist 09/30/1912 Kenny Baker, radio singer/actor (Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back) 09/30/1915 Lester Garfield Maddox, (Gov-D-Ga)/restaurant owner
    09/30/1917 Chung Hee Park, general/pres of S Korea (1961-79), assassinated 09/30/1917 Yuri 'Petrovich' Lyubimov, USSR, director (Taganka)
    09/30/1919 Patricia Neway, Bkln NY, soprano (Consul, Maria Golovia)
    09/30/1920 Ghazar Saryan, composer
    09/30/1921 Deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguan
    09/30/1924 Truman Capote, US writer (In Cold Blood)
    09/30/1926 Peder Holm, composer
    09/30/1926 Robin Roberts, Phillies pitcher, Hall of Famer (Won 28 in 1952) 09/30/1928 Elie Wiesel, author (Souls on Fire)/Nazi hunter (Nobel 1986) 09/30/1929 Dorothee S”lle-Nipperdey, German theologist (Politician Nachtgebet) 09/30/1931 Angie Dickinson, [Angeline Brown], Kulm ND, actress (Police Woman) 09/30/1932 Ben Cooper, Hartford Ct, actor (Johnny Guitar, Rose Tattoo) 09/30/1934 Freddie King, Gilmer Tx, blues singer (Hideaway)
    09/30/1935 Jill Corey, Avonmore Pa, singer (Your Hit Parade)
    09/30/1935 Johnny Mathis, singer (Chances Are, 12th of Never)
    09/30/1936 Butler Derrick, (Rep-D-South Carolina, 1974- )
    09/30/1936 James R Sasser, (Sen-D-Tennessee, 1977- )
    09/30/1937 Valentin Vasil'yevich Sil'vestrov, composer
    09/30/1938 Salvatore Michael Caruana, Mass, criminal (FBI Most Wanted List) 09/30/1939 Len Cariou, actor (Four Seasons)
    09/30/1939 Piet M Blauw, Dutch 2nd chamber member (VVD)
    09/30/1940 Harry Winston Jerome, Sask Canada, 100m runner (Olympic-bronze-1964)
    09/30/1942 Frankie Lymon, NYC, rocker (& Teenagers-Why do Fools Fall in Love) 09/30/1942 Sture Pettersson, Sweden, cyclist (Olympic-silver-1968)
    09/30/1943 Jody Powell, press mouthpiece to Jimmy Carter
    09/30/1943 Marilyn McCoo, Jersey City NJ, host/singer (Solid Gold, 5th Dimensio
    09/30/1946 Sylvia Peterson, US singer (He's So Fine)
    09/30/1947 Marc Bolan, London England, rocker (T-Rex-Bang a Gong)
    09/30/1947 Rula Lenska, St Neots England, actress (Friends from Europe are here
    09/30/1950 Victoria Tennant, London England (All of Me, Chiefs, Winds of War) 09/30/1951 Catie Ball, US, 100 m breast stroke swimmer (Olympic-4X4 gold-1968) 09/30/1951 Nicholas Yermakov, US, sci-fi author (Epiphany, Jehad, Clique) 09/30/1952 Dewey Martin, rocker (Buffalo Springfield)
    09/30/1952 Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)
    09/30/1953 Deborah Allen, Memphis Tn, country singer (Jim Stafford Show) 09/30/1954 Barry Williams, Santa Monica Calif, actor (Greg-Brady Bunch) 09/30/1954 Calvin Levels, Cleveland Ohio, actor (Knightwatch)
    09/30/1954 Patrice Rushen, rocker
    09/30/1954 Silvia Chiv s, Cuba, 100m/4x100m runner (Olympic-bronze-1972) 09/30/1957 William Christian, Wash DC, actor (Derek-All My Children) 09/30/1958 Christopher Cass, Cold Spring Harbor NY, actor (Jack Forbes-Loving) 09/30/1958 Marty Stuart, Phila Miss, country singer (Hillbilly Rock)) 09/30/1959 Basia Trzetrzelevska, Poland, jazz singer (Time & Life)
    09/30/1959 Debrah Farentino, actress (Hooperman, Equal Justice)
    09/30/1960 Susan Keith, actress (Shana Vochek-Loving)
    09/30/1961 Crystal Bernard, Dallas, actress (Amy-It's a Living, Helen-Wings) 09/30/1962 Dave Magadan, 1st baseman (NY Mets)
    09/30/1962 Frank R˜kaard, soccer star (Ajax, AC Milan)
    09/30/1976 Adita Linares, Miami Fla, spanish actress
    09/30/1977 Maia Brewton, LA Calif, actress (Margaret-Lime Street)
    09/30/1992 Marina CAK Windsor, granddaughter of English prince Edward


    Deaths:

    09/30/ 739 P'u-chi Ho-shang Tao-chao, Northern Ch'an Line Zen teacher, dies 09/30/1351 Muso Soseki, Zen teacher/Rinzai line/head of Nanzenji, dies in Japan
    09/30/1572 Francisco Borgia, theologist/saint, dies at 61
    09/30/1612 Ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81
    09/30/1630 John Billington, murderer, 1st American execution, hanged 09/30/1712 Johann Michael Zacher, composer, dies at 61
    09/30/1716 Heinrich Georg Neuss, composer, dies at 62
    09/30/1755 Francesco Durante, composer, dies at 71
    09/30/1803 Charles Broche, composer, dies at 51
    09/30/1811 Thomas Percy, English bishop of Dromore, dies at 82
    09/30/1819 Nicolas Roze, composer, dies at 74
    09/30/1877 Toohoolhoolzote, prophet of Nez Perc‚ indians, dies in battle 09/30/1884 Louis Lacombe, composer, dies at 65
    09/30/1904 Sigurd Lie, composer, dies at 33
    09/30/1912 Mary Frances Allitsen, composer, dies at 63
    09/30/1922 Paul Barth, German philosopher/sociologist, dies
    09/30/1929 Charles E Bonin, French explorer/diplomat (China), dies
    09/30/1935 Joannes D J Aengenent, sociologist/bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies
    09/30/1940 Walter Kollo, composer, dies at 62
    09/30/1952 Waldorf Astor, House of Lords & Commons/owner of Observer, dies 09/30/1955 James Dean, killed in an auto collision at 24 near Cholame Calif 09/30/1955 Pentti Haanp„„, Finnish writer (Maantiet„ pitkin), dies at 49 09/30/1958 Niels Bjerrum, Danish chemist (ph-stipulation), dies at 79 09/30/1959 John H Kliegl, developer of Klieg light, dies at 89
    09/30/1960 Harry St John Philby, [sheik Abdullah], British explorer, dies 09/30/1963 Arnold Foster, composer, dies at 66
    09/30/1976 Louis Fourestier, composer, dies at 84
    09/30/1978 Edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75 09/30/1983 Freddy Martin, orch leader (started Merv Griffin), dies at 76 09/30/1983 William D Elliot, actor (Bernie Loves Bridget, Adam 12), dies at 49 09/30/1984 Ellsworth Bunker, US ambassador (South-Vietnam, dies at 90) 09/30/1985 Charles F Richter, US seismologist (scale of R), dies at 85 09/30/1985 Heleb MacInnes, US spy writer (Affiliate in place), dies at 77 09/30/1985 Simone Signoret, German/French actress (Room at Top, Gina), dies at
    09/30/1987 Alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73 09/30/1988 Joachim Prinz, author/Rabbi of Berlin (1926-37), dies at 86 09/30/1989 Virgil Thomson, composer, dies at 92
    09/30/1990 Liesbeth de Uyl-of Vessem, feminist/wife of Joop du, dies 09/30/1990 Michel Levis, French cultural anthropologist/writer, dies 09/30/1990 Patrick White, Australian writer (Nobel 1973), dies
    09/30/1993 Alex Lyon, English Labor Lower house leader (1966-83), dies at 61 09/30/1993 Paul Nowee, writer (Arendsoog.. premiejager), dies at 57
    09/30/1993 Reizl Bozyk, Polish/US actress (Crossing Delancey), dies at 79


    Significant Events:

    09/30/1399 King Richard II of England abdicates throne
    09/30/1452 1st book published, Johann Guttenberg's Bible
    09/30/1630 1st execution in America-J Billington hanged in Plymouth, MA 09/30/1659 Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked (according to Defoe)
    09/30/1777 Congress, flees to York Pa, as British forces advance
    09/30/1791 Mozart's opera 'Magic Flute' premieres in Vienna
    09/30/1818 Congress of Aken: Russia, Austria, Prussia, France & England 09/30/1846 Anesthetic ether used for 1st time (Dr Wm Morton extracts a tooth) 09/30/1857 US occupies Sand, Baker, Howland & Jarvis Is south of Hawaii 09/30/1862 Battle of Newtonia, MS
    09/30/1864 Battle of Preble's Farm VA (Poplar Springs Church)
    09/30/1864 Black Soldiers given Medal of Honor
    09/30/1864 E W Tempel discovers asteroid #81 Terpsichore
    09/30/1867 Midway Islands formally declared a US possession
    09/30/1877 1st US amateur swim meet (NY Athletic Club)
    09/30/1878 1st Portuguese immigrants arrive in Hawaii
    09/30/1878 C H F Peters discovers asteroid #191 Kolga
    09/30/1880 Henry Draper takes that 1st photograph of Orion Nebula
    09/30/1880 J Palisa discovers asteroid #219 Thusnelda
    09/30/1885 Bechuanaland becomes a British protectorate
    09/30/1887 Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure 'Five Orange Pips' (BG) 09/30/1887 Volunteer (US) beats Thistle (Scotland) in 8th America's Cup 09/30/1895 France proclaims a protectorate over Madagascar
    09/30/1898 City of NY established
    09/30/1908 J H Metcalf discovers asteroid #757 Portlandia
    09/30/1916 Giants lose to Braves 8-3, ends 26 consecutive win streak 09/30/1916 H Thiele discovers asteroid #843 Nicolaia
    09/30/1919 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #923 Herluga
    09/30/1921 K Reinmuth discovers asteroids #864 Aase, #959 Arne & #2453 09/30/1922 Govt of Alexandros Zaimis forms in Greece
    09/30/1922 Yanks clinch pennant #2
    09/30/1923 Canton Bulldogs win 1st on way to 17-0 season
    09/30/1924 Allies stop checking on German navy
    09/30/1925 General P ngulos disbands Greek parliament
    09/30/1926 German/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
    09/30/1927 Babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)
    09/30/1928 Leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium cycles record 76 mi 604 yds in 1 hr 09/30/1929 1st manned rocket plane flight (by auto maker Fritz von Opel) 09/30/1930 J Comas Sola discovers asteroid #1188 Gothlandia
    09/30/1934 Babe Ruth's final game as a Yankee, goes 0 for 3
    09/30/1934 FDR dedicates Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam)
    09/30/1935 Gershwin's 'Porgy & Bess' premieres in Boston
    09/30/1936 Intl Commission of Straits (Dardanelles & Bosphorus) ends 09/30/1938 Munich Agreement-forced Czechoslovakia to give territory to Germany 09/30/1939 1st televised college football game (Fordham vs Waynesburg at NYC) 09/30/1939 Germany & Russia agree to partition Poland
    09/30/1941 3,721 Jews are buried alive at Babi Yarravine (near Kiev) Ukraine 09/30/1941 German assault on Moscow: operation-Taifun, begins
    09/30/1942 Adm Nimitz' B-17 views Guadalcanal with National-Geographic 09/30/1942 SS exterminates 3,500 Jews in Zelov Lodz Poland in 6 week period 09/30/1943 Pope Pius XII encyclical on Divine spirit
    09/30/1943 Study begins on holy shroud
    09/30/1944 -10/1] Failed attack on German officers
    09/30/1944 Algemene Bond of Werkers in Minebedr˜f (ABWM) forms
    09/30/1944 Calais reoccupied by Allies
    09/30/1945 Hank Greenberg's final day HR wins pennant for Tigers
    09/30/1946 22 Nazi leaders found guilty of war crimes at Nremberg
    09/30/1946 Von Ribbentrop & Goering sentence to death by Nremberg trial 09/30/1947 Yanks beat Dodgers 5-3-largest WS crowd 73,365-1st WS televised 09/30/1948 S Arend discovers asteroids #1576 Fabiola & #1579 Herrick 09/30/1949 Berlin Airlift ends after 277,000 flights
    09/30/1950 1st congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris 09/30/1950 Radio's 'Grand Ole Opera' is broadcasted on TV for 1st time 09/30/1950 WSM TV channel 4 in Nashville, TN (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/30/1953 Auguste/Jacques Piccard dives with bathosphere to 3150 m (record) 09/30/1953 WICS TV channel 20 in Springfield, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting 09/30/1953 WMT (now KGAN) TV channel 2 in Cedar Rapids-Waterloo, IA (CBS) begin
    09/30/1954 1st atomic-powered vessel, submarine Nautilus launched
    09/30/1956 KZTV TV channel 10 in Corpus Christi, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/30/1956 Phillies Robin Roberts gives up a major league record 46th HR 09/30/1957 French govt of Mauroy, resigns due to Algeria
    09/30/1957 WKYT TV channel 27 in Lexington, KY (CBS) begins broadcasting 09/30/1958 French Guin‚e becomes independent republic Guinea
    09/30/1960 Flintstones premieres (1st prime time animation show)
    09/30/1960 On Howdy Doody's last show Clarabelle finally talks 'Goodbye Kids' 09/30/1960 West Germany signs trade agreement with East Germany
    09/30/1962 JFK routes 3,000 federal troops to Mississippi
    09/30/1962 James Meredith registers for classes at University of Mississippi 09/30/1962 KCRL TV channel 4 in Reno, NV (NBC) begins broadcasting
    09/30/1962 KMEX TV channel 34 in Los Angeles, CA (IND) begins broadcasting 09/30/1966 Botswana (Bechuanaland) gains independence from Britain (Natl Day) 09/30/1967 BBC starts their own popular music radio station
    09/30/1967 Palace of Fine Arts reopens (1st time during 1915 exposition) 09/30/1967 USSR's Kosmos 186 & 188 complete 1st automatic docking
    09/30/1968 1st Boeing 747 rolls out
    09/30/1968 Supremes release 'Love Child'
    09/30/1970 New American Bible published
    09/30/1971 -11/6] Rome: 3rd bishop synod
    09/30/1972 L Kohoutek discovers asteroid #1942 Jablunka
    09/30/1972 Passenger train derails killing 48 (Rust Stasie South Africa) 09/30/1973 Mel Gray begins NFL streak of 121 consecutive game receptions 09/30/1973 Yanks close 50th year at Yankee Stadium losing 8-5
    09/30/1974 Gen Francesco da Costa Gomez succeeds Gen Sp¡nola as pres of Portuga
    09/30/1975 5 drown in flash flood of sewer & water tunnel (Niagara Falls NY) 09/30/1975 Felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroid #3296
    09/30/1977 Ringo releases 'Ringo the 4th' album
    09/30/1980 1,754 turn out to see Phillies play NY Mets at Shea Stadium 09/30/1980 Iran rejects a truce call from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein 09/30/1981 Seoul, South Korea is selected to host 1988 Summer Olympics 09/30/1982 National railroad strike in Belgium
    09/30/1984 Bowie Kuhn ends career as Baseball Commissioner
    09/30/1984 Calif Angel Mike Witt, pitches a perfect game over Texas Rangers, 1-
    09/30/1984 NY Yankee Don Mattingly wins AL batting crown with .343 avg 09/30/1984 P Wild discovers asteroid #3491
    09/30/1986 US releases soviet spy Gennadiy Zakharov
    09/30/1987 Suriname constitution ratified
    09/30/1988 Andrei A Gromyko retires
    09/30/1988 IBM announces shipment of 3 millionth PS/2 personal computer 09/30/1988 Louise Ritter, US, jumps 6'8' to win Olympic gold medal
    09/30/1988 Robin Givens & Mike Tyson appear on Barbara Walter's Show 09/30/1989 NASA closes down tracking stations in Hawaii & Ascension
    09/30/1989 Senegambia separates back into Gambia & Senegal
    09/30/1991 Haitian President Jean-Bertand Aristide is ousted
    09/30/1992 KC Royal George Brett gets 4 hits, to give him 3,000
    09/30/1992 Mariel Hemmingway appears nude on TV show Civil Wars
    09/30/1993 6.4 earthquake at Latur, India, 28,000 killed
    09/30/1993 MS Dos 6.2 released

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