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 This day in History - October 1
507 Historic Events for October 1
1886

US mint at Carson City, Nevada closes

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1888

National Geographic magazine publishes for 1st time

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1889

Washington voters adopt state constitution in referendum

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1889

Soccer team HFC Haarlem forms

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1890

Yosemite National Park forms

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1890

Constantin Nottara, composer

Birth
1890

Alice Joyce, Kansas City MO, actress (Song O' My Heart)

Birth
1890

Stanley Holloway, London England, actor (Higgins-Our Man Higgins)

Birth
1890

Congress creates Weather Bureau

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1892

University of Chicago opens

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1893

3rd worst hurricane in US history kills 1,800 (Mississippi)

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1893

Faith Baldwin, New Rochelle NY, author/novelist (They Who Love)

Birth
1894

Civic organization, Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben founded in Omaha, Nebraska

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1894

Ricardo Castillo, composer

Birth
1895

Romanians in Costantinople massacred

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1895

Liaquat Al Khan, attorney/premier of Pakistan (1947-51)

Birth
1896

Yosemite becomes a National Park

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1896

Sherlock Holmes adventure "Veiled Lodger" takes place (BG)

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1898

Karl Ranki, composer

Birth
1898

Dutch railway Alkmaar-Receiver opens

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1898

Henry Huntington buys LA Railway

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1898

Jews are expelled from Kiev Russia

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1899

Lajos Bardos, composer

Birth
1901

Abdoer-Rahman, emir of Afghanistan, dies

Death
1903

George Coulouris, Manchester England, actor (Runaway Bus)

Birth