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 This day in History - November 13
348 Historic Events for November 13
1868

Gioachino (Antonio) Rossini, composer (Barber of Seville), dies at 76

Death
1870

Henry Kolker, Quincy IL, actor (Real Glory, Thoroughbreds Don't Cry)

Birth
1875

Rogelio del Villar, composer

Birth
1875

Harvard-Yale game is 1st college football contest with uniforms

Event
1875

National Bowling Association organized in NYC

Event
1877

Pietro Coppola, composer, dies at 83

Death
1878

John C Kielstra, Dutch economist/governor of Suriname (1933-44)

Birth
1879

Maurice Delage, composer

Birth
1882

John Lowry, Mount Vernon NY, NYC builder (Radio City Music Hall)

Birth
1885

Montague Fawcett Phillips, composer

Birth
1885

Serbian army occupies Bulgaria

Event
1893

Antoine T d'abbadie, French explorer: Ethiopia, dies at 78

Death
1893

Edward A Doisy Sr, US bio-chemist (Vitamin K1, Nobel 1943)

Birth
1895

1st shipment of canned pineapple from Hawaii

Event
1896

Nobusuke Kishi, premier of Japan (1957-60)

Birth
1896

Antonio Pena y Goni, composer, dies at 50

Death
1898

Earl Sande, jockey (Hall of Famer)

Birth
1900

Baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League

Event
1902

Gustav von Koenigswald, paleontologist (found Pithecanthropus erectus)

Birth
1903

Wilhelm von Polenz, German author (Country of Zukunft), dies

Death
1904

Gertrude Olmsted, Chicago IL, actress (The Monster)

Birth
1906

Conrad Thibault, Northbridge Mass, singer (Jacques Fray Music Room)

Birth
1906

Hermione Baddeley, England, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude, Good Life)

Birth
1906

C W Gregory out for 383 as NSW make 763 v Queensland

Event
1907

French cyclist Paul Cornu flies 1st helicopter (twin rotor)

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