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 This day in History - October 6
342 Historic Events for October 6
1862

Albert Jeremiah Beveridge, US, politician/author (Progressive)

Birth
1863

Battle at Baxter Springs Kansas

Event
1863

Dr Charles H Sheppard opens 1st public bath, in Brooklyn

Event
1866

1st train robbery in US (Reno Brothers take $13,000)

Event
1866

Reginald Aubrey Fessenden, broadcast 1st program of voice and music

Birth
1868

Leon Charles Fran‡ois Kreutzer, composer, dies at 51

Death
1869

John Brahms' "Liebeslieder Walzer," premieres

Event
1871

Fisk Jubilee Singers begin 1st national tour

Event
1873

Oscar George Theodore Sonneck, composer

Birth
1874

Thomas Dyke Acland Tellefsen, composer, dies at 50

Death
1876

American Library Association organized in Philadelphia

Event
1880

Benjamin Pierce, US mathematician/astronomer, dies

Death
1880

Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano

Birth
1882

Karol Maciej Szymanowski, Timoshovka Ukraine, composer (Stabatmater)

Birth
1882

1st World Series game, Cincinnati (AA) beats Chicago (NL) 4-0

Event
1884

Naval War College forms in Newport RI

Event
1884

Lloyd Spooner, US, marksman (Olympic-4 gold/1 silver/2 bronze-1920)

Birth
1886

Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Resident Patient" (BG)

Event
1887

George Brown, cricketer (legendary England batsman/keeper of 20's)

Birth
1887

Le Corbusier, Switzerland, architect/city planner/artist (Urbanisme)

Birth
1887

Maria Jeritza, [Jedlicka], Austria, singer (Vienna Opera)

Birth
1887

Mart¡n Luis Guzm n, Mexico, novelist (Eagle and the Serpent)

Birth
1888

Max Butting, composer

Birth
1888

Li Ta-chao, co-founder with Mao Tse-tung (Chinese Communist Party)

Birth
1889

Maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Noce I Dnie)

Birth