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 This day in History - November 27
379 Historic Events for November 27
1905

Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor/composer (Mater Dolorosa)

Birth
1907

L[yon] Sprague de Camp, US, sci-fi author (Goblin Tower, Hand of Zei)

Birth
1909

Astrid Allwyn, Manchester CT, actress (Charlie Chan's Secret)

Birth
1909

James Agee, American author (African Queen, Death in Family)

Birth
1909

Donald John Urquhart, librarian

Birth
1910

Rudolf Holzmann, composer

Birth
1910

NY's Penn Station opens as world's largest railway terminal

Event
1911

Audience throws vegetables at actors for 1st recorded time in US

Event
1911

Georges Dargaud, French publisher (Asterix/Kuifje)

Birth
1912

Spanish protectorate in Morocco forms

Event
1912

Albanian National Flag adopted

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1912

David Merrick, [Margulois], Hong Kong, Broadway producer (Hello Dolly)

Birth
1912

Howard de Walden, English landowner/multi-millionaire

Birth
1913

Frances Swem Anderson, technologist (nuclear medicine)

Birth
1913

Robert Dougall, English TV host

Birth
1914

Evangeline Bruce, hostess

Birth
1914

1st women elected political agent (Grantham, Linconshire UK)

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1915

Victor Alessandro, composer

Birth
1915

Sigismund Vladislavovich Zaremba, composer, dies at 54

Death
1915

Caro van Eyck, [Gerarda JE Taytelbaum], Dutch actress (Medea)

Birth
1916

James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88

Death
1917

Tiny Rowland, [Roland Fuhrop], German/British owner (Observer)

Birth
1917

"Buffalo" Bob Smith, Buffalo NY, TV host (Howdy Doody)

Birth
1918

Zeev Wolfgang Steinberg, composer

Birth
1919

Siegfried Naumann, composer

Birth