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 This day in History - October 3
403 Historic Events for October 3
1853

Andre Georges Louis Onslow, composer, dies at 69

Death
1854

William Crawford Gorgas, US, Surgeon-Gen, help cure yellow fever

Birth
1859

Elenora Duse, Italy, actress (Hedda Gabler)

Birth
1860

Annie EF Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre, Dublin)

Birth
1862

John Briggs, cricketer (mighty England all-rounder late 19th century)

Birth
1862

Skirmish at Bardstown, Kentucky

Event
1862

-10] Battle of Corinth, Mississippi

Event
1862

Pleasant Adam Hackleman, Union brig-general, dies in battle at 47

Death
1863

Lincoln designates last Thursday in November as Thanksgiving Day

Event
1865

Johannes IJWJ Eilerts de Haan, Dutch sea officer (Lucie R, Suriname)

Birth
1866

Learmont Drysdale, composer

Birth
1871

Stijn Streuvels, [Frank Lateur], Flemish writer (De Valschaard)

Birth
1872

Edward Faber Schneider, composer

Birth
1872

Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens

Event
1873

Kintpuash, [Captain Jack], fought Modoc indians, Oregon, dies

Death
1880

Warner Oland, Umea Sweden, actor (Jazz Singer, Charlie Chan)

Birth
1881

Ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer

Birth
1882

GĀnther von Kluge, German fieldmarshal

Birth
1884

Hans Makart, Austrian painter (Geur), dies at 44

Death
1886

Henri Alain-Fournier, French novelist (Great Adventure)

Birth
1888

Roy Webb, composer

Birth
1888

Claud Allister, London England, actor (Bulldog Drummond)

Birth
1888

Carl von Ossietzky, Germany, journalist/pacifist (Nobel 1935)

Birth
1889

Karel Miry, composer, dies at 66

Death
1889

Cv Ossietzky, writer

Birth