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 This day in History - October 5
384 Historic Events for October 5
1901

Willy Lages, German chief of Sicherheitsdienst in Amsterdam

Birth
1901

Johan Fiolet, Dutch actor/director

Birth
1902

Larry Fine, [Laurence Feinberg], PA, comedian (3 Stooges)

Birth
1902

Michael Kondracki, composer

Birth
1902

Ray Kroc, Illinois, founder of MacDonalds/owner (San Diego Padres)

Birth
1903

Jimmy Ritz, US comic (Ritz Brothers-Blazing Stewardesses)

Birth
1904

John Hoyt, Bronxville NY, actor (Gimme a Break, Tom Dick and Mary)

Birth
1904

George Chesterman Phillips, naval officer

Birth
1905

Orville/Wilbur Wright's "Flyer III" flight 38.5 km in 38.3"

Event
1906

Henry Mathewson (NY Giants, Christy's brother) walks 14 men

Event
1906

Louise Brown, dancer/teacher

Birth
1906

Leopold Kohr, writer/mentor of Fritz Schumacher

Birth
1907

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union plays 1st game (Mtl 17 Tor 8)

Event
1907

Phila A's Rube Vickers no-hits Wash Senators, 4-0 in 5 inning game

Event
1908

Bulgaria declares independence from Turkey, Ferdinand I becomes Tsar

Event
1908

White Sox Ed Walsh tops Detroit 6-1 for his 40th victory

Event
1908

Joshua Logan, Broadway producer (South Pacific)

Birth
1910

Portugal overthrows monarchy, proclaims republic

Event
1911

Italian troops occupy Tripoli

Event
1911

Charles-Theodore Malherbe, composer, dies at 58

Death
1912

Yanks win final game at Hilltop stadium

Event
1912

Billy Mallett of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game

Event
1912

Red Sox defeat A's 3-0 for then AL record 105th win

Event
1913

William Lehman, (Rep-D-FL, 1973- )

Birth
1915

Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer, dies at 28

Death