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 This day in History - November 29
341 Historic Events for November 29
1895

Lodovico Rocca, composer

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1895

Busby Berkeley, Los Angeles CA, choreographer

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1895

William V S Tubman, (Whig), 17th Liberian president (1943-70)

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1895

Eduard count von Taaffe, Austria premier (1868..93), dies at 62

Death
1896

Rod(erique) La Rocque (La Tour), western actor (Beau Bandit)

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1896

Philip L Carret, Lynn Mass, CEO (Pioneer Fund)

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1897

1st motorcycle race (Surrey England)

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1897

Emiel van Hemeldonck, Belgian writer (Little Emperor)

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1898

C[live] S[taples] Lewis, UK, sci-fi author (Silver Chair)

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1898

Rod La Rocque, Chicago IL, actor (Our Modern Maidens)

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1899

Gustave Reese, composer

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1900

Lord Kitchener succeeds lord Roberts up as supreme commander in S Afr

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1901

Mildred Harris, Cheyenne WY, actress (No No Nannette)

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1901

Genevieve Tobin, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini, Uncertain Lady)

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1901

East 182nd Street in Bronx is paved and opened

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1902

Gerhart Hauptmanns "Der arn‰ Heinrich," premieres in Vienna

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1902

Georges Poulet, French/Belgian critic (Temps Humain)

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1902

Carlo Levi, Italy, painter/novelist (Of Fear and Freedom)

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1904

Kay Johnson, Mt Vernon NY, actress (Real Glory, Of Human Bondage)

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1904

Piet Ketting, pianist/conductor/composer (Glorify Kokila)

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1905

Mowbray Henry Gordon Howard, 6th Earl of Effingham

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1906

Luis Van Rooten, Mexico City Mexico, actor (One Man's Family)

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1907

Merle Travis, Muhlenberg County KY, country singer (16 Tons)

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1908

Adam Clayton Powell Jr, (Rep-D-NY)/minister

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1909

Rupert Davies, methodist Scholar

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