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 This day in History - October 15
378 Historic Events for October 15
1879

Jane Darwell, [Patti Woodward], Palmyra MO, actress (Huckleberry Finn)

Birth
1880

K”ln cathedral completed, 633 years after it begun

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1881

P G Wodehouse, British-American writer (Stiff Upper Lip Jeeves)

Birth
1881

1st American fishing magazine, American Angler published

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1883

Francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74

Death
1883

Supreme Court declares Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional

Event
1885

Hoss Radbourne pitches his 60th win of season

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1889

Amsterdam Central Station officially opens

Event
1890

Alabama Penny Savings Bank organizes in Birmingham

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1890

Arcady Dubensky, composer

Birth
1892

Ina Claire, [Fagan], Washington DC, actress (Ninotchika)

Birth
1893

Charles II, King of Romania (1930-40)

Birth
1894

Capt Alfred Dreyfus arrested accused of espionage

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1895

Alfred Neumann, German playwright (Devil)

Birth
1896

Melville Cooper, Birmingham England, TV panelist (I Got a Secret)

Birth
1897

Aaron/Samuel Bloch carry 1st Mail Pouch

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1897

King Leopold II takes Belgian crown

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1898

Gunther Ramin, composer

Birth
1899

Cincinnati closes season with 16-1 and 19-3 victories over Cleve Spiders

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1900

Fritz Feld, Berlin Germany, actor (Jack Benny Show, At the Circus)

Birth
1900

Zdenek Fibich, composer, dies at 49

Death
1900

Mervyn LeRoy, movie producer (Devil at 4 O'Clock)

Birth
1901

Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats)

Birth
1901

Hermann Abs, director (Deutsche Bank)/Hitler's advisor

Birth
1901

Robert Bromston Thesiger Daniell, soldier

Birth