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 This day in History - October 6
342 Historic Events for October 6
1926

Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies

Death
1926

Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5

Event
1926

Alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade)

Birth
1927

"Jazz Singer," 1st movie with a sound track, premieres (NYC)

Event
1927

Paul Badura-Skoda, Vienna Austria, pianist (Mozart Interpretation)

Birth
1927

Alice Bauer, LPGA golfer

Birth
1928

Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek becomes president of China

Event
1928

Josip Broz (Tito) sentenced to 5 years in jail

Event
1928

11th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Five Farms CC Baltimore

Event
1929

Les Favell, cricketer (stoic Australian batsman late 50's)

Birth
1929

12th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Hillcrest CC Los Angeles

Event
1930

Richie Benaud, cricket capt (great Aussie leg-spinner, commentator)

Birth
1930

Hafez al Assad, president (Syria)

Birth
1931

Js Van Severen forms Verdinaso (Union of Flemish Natl Solidarists)

Event
1931

Fred Graham, newscaster/journalist (CBS News, Court TV)

Birth
1932

Gloria Lane, educator/author/founder (Women's International Center)

Birth
1933

Horst Bingle, writer

Birth
1933

Zakhary Petrovich Paliashvili, composer, dies at 62

Death
1935

Gyula G”mb”s von J kfa, general/dictator of Hungary (1932-35), dies

Death
1935

Market Street Railway starts using trackless trolley coaches

Event
1935

Frederic Hymen Cowen, composer, dies at 83

Death
1935

Italian army occupies Adua Abyssinia

Event
1936

Anna Quayle, actress (Mistress Pamela)

Birth
1936

Glenn Hild, race horse trainer

Birth
1936

Rob Touber, [Robert J Noordervliet], cabaret director (Capers)

Birth