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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1896

Edmund Blunden, English poet/critic (Undertones of War)

Birth
1897

Naomi Mitchison, author (African Heroes, Return to Fairy Hill)

Birth
1902

Nordahl Grieg, Norwegian poet/dramatist/novelist (The Defeat)

Birth
1902

Eugen Jochum, Babenhausen Bavaria, German conductor (Hamburg Orch)

Birth
1903

Jean Tardieu, author

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1903

Gerard "G‚" Nabrink, Dutch anarchist/co-founder (NVSH)

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1903

Don Robey, US gospel singer

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1903

[Christian M] Theodor Mommsen, German historian (Nobel 1902), dies

Death
1903

Max Adrian, Enniskillen Northern Ireland, actor (Devils, Music Lover)

Birth
1904

Laura Laplante, St Louis MO, actress (Cat and Canary)

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1904

George Bernard Shaws "John Bull's Other Island," premieres in London

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1907

Rio Gebhardt, composer

Birth
1907

Alfred Jarry, writer, dies at 33

Death
1907

Terence Tenison Cuneo, artist

Birth
1909

Bruno Bjelinski, composer

Birth
1910

1st issue of "Crisis" published by editor W E B Du Bois

Event
1913

Notre Dame upsets Army 35-13, 1st to use forward pass effectively

Event
1914

William "Sabby" Lewis, jazz pianist/arranger

Birth
1914

German-British fleet battle at Coronel, Chile

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1914

Pope Benedictus Xv's encyclical Ad beatissimi, against integrity

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1914

Connie Mack asks waivers on Jack Coombs, Eddie Plank and Chief Colby

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1914

Von Hindenburg named marshal of Eastern front

Event
1914

Christopher "Kit" Cradock, English admiral, dies in battle

Death
1915

Carlos A Nicolaas, Bonaire, teacher/poet

Birth
1915

Michael Denison, York England, actor (Importance of Being Ernest)

Birth