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 This day in History - November 3
395 Historic Events for November 3
1889

Heinrich Campendonk, German painter/wood carver/glazer

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1891

Louis L Bonaparte, English/French lingu‹st/senator, dies at 78

Death
1893

R Lindley Murray, tennis champ (US Open-1918)

Birth
1896

J H Hunter patents portable weighing scales

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1896

Martha Hughes Cannon of Utah elected 1st female senator

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1896

William McKinley (R) defeats William Jennings Bryan (D) for president

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1897

Karel Salmon, composer

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1899

James J Jeffries beats Tom Sharkey in 25 for heavyweight boxing title

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1900

Roger Blunt, cricketer (NZ all-rounder in 9 Tests 1930-32)

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1900

1st US automobile show opens at Madison Square Garden (NYC)

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1901

Leopold III, [Filip von Saksen-Coburg], King of Belgians (1934-51)

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1901

Andr‚ Malraux, [Berger], France, novelist/art historian (L'Espoir)

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1903

Walker Evans, US, photographer (Fortune Magazine)

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1903

Colombia grants Panama independence

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1904

Gideon Fagan, composer

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1904

Gaston Henri Charles Antoine Serpette, composer, dies at 57

Death
1904

Janis Kalnins, composer

Birth
1905

William Donald Campbell, diarist/ornithologist

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1905

Lois Mailou Jones, US painter (Peasants on Parade)

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1907

James Geoffrey Cutcliffe Hepburn, tap-dancer/socialist

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1907

Joe Turner, US jazz pianist

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1908

Bronko Nagurski, NFL fullback (Chicago Bears)

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1908

William Howard Taft (R) elected 27th pres over William Jennings Bryan

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1909

James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, Clydebank Scotld, journalist (NY Times)

Birth
1911

Vladimir Ussachevsky, Hailar Manchuria, composer (Creation)

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