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 This day in History - October 3
403 Historic Events for October 3
1912

Guido Papini, composer, dies at 65

Death
1913

Federal Income Tax signed into law (at 1%)

Event
1914

Nel Rose, Dutch dance teacher

Birth
1915

7.8 earthquake shakes Pleasant Valley Nevada

Event
1916

Angeles Alvarino Deleira, biologist/oceanographer/writer

Birth
1916

James Alfred Wight Herriot, veterinarian/novelist

Birth
1918

Selwyn Theater opens at 229 W 42nd St NYC

Event
1918

Boris becomes king of Bulgaria

Event
1918

Czar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria does distance of throne

Event
1919

Reds Adolfo Luque is 1st Latin player to appear in a World Series

Event
1919

Serbian, Croatian and Slavic parliment accord for 8 hr work day

Event
1919

Boyd Bradfield Upchurch, [John Boyd], US, sci-fi author (IQ Merchant)

Birth
1919

Walter Gieseler, composer

Birth
1919

Daniel Brink Towner, composer, dies at 69

Death
1920

Browns 1st baseman George Sisler gets his record 257th hit of season

Event
1920

NFL (then American Pro Football Association) plays 1st games

Event
1921

Ray Lindwall, cricketer (Australian fast bowler and St George full-back)

Birth
1922

Rebecca Felton of Georgia becomes 1st woman in Senate

Event
1922

1st facsimile photo send over city telephone lines, Washington, DC

Event
1922

Marcel van Thienen, composer

Birth
1923

Germany's Stresemann resigns

Event
1923

Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Lwow Poland, conductor (Die Zauberfl”te)

Birth
1924

King Hussein of Hedzjaz abdicts throne

Event
1925

W Howard Baker, English publisher

Birth
1925

Gore Vidal, West Point NY, author (Myra Breckinridge, Lincoln)

Birth