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 This day in History - October 15
378 Historic Events for October 15
1926

Evan Hunter, [Ed McBain], American writer (Blackboard Jungle)

Birth
1927

Oswald Moxley Gibbs, diplomat

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1927

Mary Perot Nichols, journalist

Birth
1928

Mark Lenard, actor (Mr Spock's dad Sarek-Star Trek)

Birth
1928

Walter Johnson signs a 3-year contract to manage the Senators

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1928

German dirigible "Graf Zeppelin" lands in Lakehurst, NJ

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1930

Phillipe Leroy, Paris France, actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci)

Birth
1930

Fela Ransome/Anikulapo Kuti, Nigerian singer/saxophonist

Birth
1932

Jaan Raats, composer

Birth
1932

Riekus Waskowsky, poet

Birth
1933

Philadelphia Eagles play 1st NFL game, lose to NY Giants 56-0

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1934

Raymond Poincar‚, premier/president France (1913-20), dies at 74

Death
1934

Peter Haskell, Boston Mass, actor (Bracken's World, Rituals)

Birth
1935

Bobby Joe Morrow, Brownsville TX, sprinter (Olympic-3 gold-1956)

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1935

Hans Croiset, Dutch theatre director/actor (Witte Waan)

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1935

Murdo Alexander MacLeod, minister

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1935

NHL's St Louis Eagles fold

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1936

Kari Rydman, composer

Birth
1937

Barry McGuire, Oklahoma City, singer (Eve of Destruction)

Birth
1937

James Marcus, actor (Clockwork Orange), dies at 60

Death
1937

Ernest Hemingway novel "To Have and Have Not" published

Event
1937

Rather than accept any trade offers, the Yanks release Tony Lazzeri

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1937

Linda Lavin, Portland Maine, actress (Alice, Barney Miller)

Birth
1937

Anthony Hopkins, clinical neurologist

Birth
1938

Robert Sherwoods "Abe Lincoln in Illinois," premieres in NYC

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