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 This day in History - November 4
363 Historic Events for November 4
1881

Gena Branscombe, composer

Birth
1884

Grover Cleveland (D) beats James G Blaine (R) for 1st pres term

Event
1886

Edward MacDowell's "Ophelia," premieres

Event
1886

Ian Wolfe, Canton Ill, actor (Diary of a Madman, Wizards and Warriors)

Birth
1887

Knut Algot Hakanson, composer

Birth
1889

Players League begins, declaring independence from baseball's NL

Event
1889

Juan Negr¡n, Spanish anatomy/socialist premier (1937-39)

Birth
1889

Alton Augustus Adams, composer

Birth
1890

Great Britain proclaims Zanzibar as a protectorate

Event
1890

St Aleksandr Borodons opera "Prins Igor," premieres in Petersburg

Event
1890

Jacob PP baron van Zuylen, Dutch foreign minister (1852-3), dies at 74

Death
1890

Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer, dies at 46

Death
1890

Klabund, [Alfred Henschke], German writer (Bracke, Borgia)

Birth
1890

Prince of Wales opens 1st underground (Station Stockwell, London)

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1891

Miroslav Krejci, composer

Birth
1893

Cornelis E van Koetsveld, Dutch vicar/literature, dies at 86

Death
1893

Dr Jamesons Legertje occupies Bulawayo Matabeleland

Event
1897

Oscar Lorenzo Fern ndez, Brazilian conductor/composer (Imbapara)

Birth
1898

Jerome Hopkins, composer, dies at 62

Death
1899

Carlos Pellicer, Mexican museum director/poet (Teotihuac n)

Birth
1899

Mimi Boesnach, Dutch actress (Wedding of Kloris and Roosje)

Birth
1900

Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars)

Birth
1901

Clyde Fitch' "Way of the World," premieres in NYC

Event
1902

Frank Jenks, Des Moines IA, actor (Zombies on Broadway)

Birth
1903

Ion Vasilescu, composer

Birth