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 This day in History - October 19
373 Historic Events for October 19
1909

Cesare Lombroso, Italian psychiatrist/criminologist, dies

Death
1910

L£tzen Wagenaar, Fries writer/vicar (Tsjerk Ages), dies

Death
1910

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, India, astrophysicist (Nobel 1983)

Birth
1911

Hilde Spiel, writer

Birth
1911

George Cates, NYC, orch leader (Lawrence Welk Show)

Birth
1911

Royal Mint in London sends dies for $1 coin to Ottawa Branch

Event
1912

Tripoli (Libya) passes from Turkish to Italian control

Event
1912

J E B B P Q C Dwyer, cricketer (Aus-born Sussex bowler 1906-09), dies

Death
1913

Vasco Pratolini, Italian writer (Le ragazze di San Frediano)

Birth
1913

Jean Urruty, France, Jai-Alai champion

Birth
1914

US post office 1st used an automobile to collect and deliver mail

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1914

Harold Gimblett, cricketer (legendary Somerset and England batsman)

Birth
1915

Russia/Italy declares war on Bulgaria

Event
1916

David Lewis, Pitts Pa, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital)

Birth
1916

Emil Gilels, Odessa Russia, pianist (Brussels Competition-1938)

Birth
1916

Karl-Birger Blomdahl, Sweden, opera composer (Herr von Hancken)

Birth
1916

Toby Rowland, theatrical manager

Birth
1918

Louis Althusser, French philosopher (For Marx, Strangled His Wife)

Birth
1918

Joseph Lesage, French painter/etcher (WW I), dies at 34

Death
1918

Robert Charles Evans, mountaineer/doctor

Birth
1919

1st Distinguished Service Medal awarded to a woman

Event
1919

Reds beat White Sox, 5 games to 3 in 16th World Series. This series is known as black sox scandal as 8 White Sox throw series

Event
1920

LaWanda Page, Cleve Ohio, actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford and Sons)

Birth
1921

George Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)

Birth
1921

Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered

Death