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 This day in History - November 4
363 Historic Events for November 4
1914

Vogue holds 1st model show ("Fashion Fete," NYC)

Event
1914

Georg Trakl, writer, dies at 27

Death
1914

Russia declares Turkey the war

Event
1915

Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster

Birth
1915

Lloyd James Austin, French Scholar

Birth
1915

Alistair Cameron Crombie, historian of science

Birth
1916

Walter Cronkite, St Joseph Mo, news anchor (CBS Evening News 1962-81)

Birth
1918

Art Carney, Mount Vernon NY, actor (Ed Norton-Honeymooners)

Birth
1918

Cameron Mitchell, Dallastown Pa, actor (Buck-High Chaparral)

Birth
1918

Kiel in hands of revolutionary sailors

Event
1918

Wilfred Owens, anti-war poet (Anthem for doomed youth), dies at 25

Death
1919

Martin Balsam, NYC, actor (Murray-Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22)

Birth
1920

Georges Papy, Belgian mathematician (Numbers Game)

Birth
1921

Antonio Ruiz Soler, spanish dancer

Birth
1921

Takasji Hara, premier of Japan, murdered

Death
1922

Poul Rovsing Olsen, composer

Birth
1922

Howard Carter discovers tomb of Tutankhamen in Egypt

Event
1923

Alfred Heineken, beer brewer (Heineken)

Birth
1924

Nellie Tayloe Ross elected 1st US female gov (Wyoming)

Event
1924

US president Calvin Coolidge re-elected

Event
1924

British Labour govt of MacDonald, resigns

Event
1924

Calif legalizes pro boxing (illegal since 1914)

Event
1924

Gabriel Urbain Faur‚, French composer (Requiem), dies at 79

Death
1927

Vittorio Fellegara, composer

Birth
1928

Jos‚ Moncada elected president of Nicaragua

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