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 This day in History - November 9
342 Historic Events for November 9
1903

Leon-Etienne Duval, archbishop/Cardinal

Birth
1904

1st airplane flight to last more than 5 minutes

Event
1905

Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages

Event
1905

James William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Mo)

Birth
1905

Erika Mann, German/US author (Other Germany)/daughter of Thomas Mann

Birth
1906

L‚on Vanderkindere, Belgian historian/mayor of Ukkel, dies at 64

Death
1906

Elisabeth Saint Drie‰enheid, French mystic (Souvenirs), dies at 26

Death
1906

T Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico and Panama)

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1906

Arthur Rudolph, rocket engineer

Birth
1907

Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, prince

Birth
1907

Burrill Phillips, Omaha Nebraska, composer (Play Ball)

Birth
1907

Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club 1st game, loses to Calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club 26-5 at Edmonton Exhibition Grounds

Event
1909

Robert Douglas, [Finlayson], Bletchley Engld, actor (Adv of Don Juan)

Birth
1909

Hendrik van Randwijk, Dutch author/founder (Vrij Netherland)

Birth
1911

Edmund Schuecker, composer, dies at 50

Death
1911

Harri‰t Freezer, Dutch journalist/author

Birth
1912

Ferenc Moln…rs "Farkas," premieres in Budapest

Event
1913

Thelma Hulbert, English painter (Le Sacre du Printemps)

Birth
1913

Hedy Lamarr, Vienna Austria, actress (Ecstacy, Samson and Delilah)

Birth
1913

Storm "Freshwater Fury" sinks 8 ore-carriers on Great Lakes

Event
1914

Colin Gray, airman

Birth
1915

Sargent Shriver, MD, Dem VP candidate (1972)/directed Peace Corp

Birth
1915

Italian liner Ancona sinks by German torpedos, killing 272

Event
1918

Florence Chadwick, San Diego Calif, swimmer (Hall of Fame 1970)

Birth
1918

Howard Shanet, Brooklyn NY, conductor (Night of the Tropics)

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