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 This day in History - November 5
352 Historic Events for November 5
1887

Ottawa College (ORFU) defeats Montreal Football Club (QRFU) 10-5 to win the Dominion championship

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1891

Mary Dorna, Dutch author

Birth
1891

Earle "Greasy" Neale, NFL coach (Philadelphia Eagles)

Birth
1891

Bert McGirr, cricketer (played in NZ's 1st Test series)

Birth
1893

Raymond Loewy, US industrial designer

Birth
1894

Frederick Lugards expedition reaches Nikki

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1894

Henri E J A de Page, Belgian private law scholar

Birth
1894

Eugen Z dor, B tasz‚k, Hungary, Hungarian/American composer (Diana)

Birth
1894

Richard Strauss' "Till Eulenspiegels," premieres

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1895

Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer

Birth
1895

George Selden patents 1st gasoline-driven car

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1895

1st US patent granted for auto (George B Selden)

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1895

US state Utah accepts female suffrage

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1895

King Edward VII says "We are all Socialists nowadays"

Event
1898

Gerhart Hauptmanns "Fuhrmann Henschel," premieres in Berlin

Event
1899

Forrest Lewis, actor (Monster of Piedras Blancas)

Birth
1901

Eddie Paynter, cricketer (England batting hero in Bodyline series)

Birth
1902

Strom Thurmond, (Sen-R-SC, 1955- )

Birth
1905

Joel McCrea, South Pasadena Calif, actor (Marshal-Wichita Town)

Birth
1905

George Bissett, cricketer (successful S African quick in 1927-28)

Birth
1906

George Lowthian Trevelyan, designer/visionary

Birth
1911

Calbraith Rodgers arrives in Pasadena completing 1st transcontinental airplane flight (49 days) (left Sheepshead Bay, NY, Sept 17)

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1911

Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tipoli and Cyrenaica

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1911

Roy Rogers, Cincinnati Ohio, cowboy (Happy Trails, Roy Rogers Show)

Birth
1912

Natalie Schaeffer, Rumson NJ, actress (Lovey Howell-Gilligan's Island)

Birth