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 This day in History - October 15
378 Historic Events for October 15
1917

Jan Miner, Boston Mass, actress (Crime Photographer)

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1917

Arthur Schlesinger Jr, Ohio, historian (1946 Pulitzer-Age of Jackson)

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1917

Chicago White Sox beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 14th World Series

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1918

British Q-ship Cymric sinks British submarine J6

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1919

Edwin C Tubb, Brits sci-fi writer (Earth is Heaven, Earthfall)

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1919

Howard Frank Trayton Smith, diplomat/head (MI5)

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1919

14 horses begin 300-mile race from Vt to Mass for $1000 prize money

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1921

Gul Mahomed, cricketer (Indian and Pakistani batsman)

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1921

Angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55)

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1921

Mario Puzo, NYC, novelist (Godfather, Cotton Club, Earthquake)

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1923

NY Yankees 1st World Series win beating NY Giants, 4 games to 2

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1923

Italo Calvino, Cuba, author (Winter's Night a Traveler)

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1924

Pres Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument

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1924

Colin Romoff, NYC, orch leader (Andy Williams Show)

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1924

Lee A Iacocca, CEO (Chrysler Corp)

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1924

Nigel Green, South Africa, actor (Skull, Tobruk, Ipcress File)

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1925

Pitts Pirates beat Wash Senators, 4 games to 3 in 22nd World Series

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1925

Willem Landr‚'s opera "Beatrice" premiers in The Hague

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1925

Mickey Baker, rocker

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1926

Karl Richter, composer

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1926

Paul-Michel Foucault, French philosopher (Les Mots et les Choses)

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1926

Philip Barry's "White Wings!," premieres in NYC

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1926

Jean Peters, Canton OH, actress (Viva Zapata!, Apache, Deep Waters)

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1926

Michel Foucault, French philosopher (History of Sexuality)

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1926

Austria govt of Seipel, forms

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