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 This day in History - December 19
369 Historic Events for December 19
1876

Carlo Gatti, composer

Birth
1878

Anton Lajovic, composer

Birth
1879

Beals C Wright, tennis champ (US Open-1905)

Birth
1879

Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer

Birth
1880

Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer

Birth
1881

Opera "H‚rodiade" is produced (Brussels)

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1882

Walter Braunfels, composer

Birth
1883

Louis Davids, [Simon David], Dutch cabaret performer/chorus performer

Birth
1883

[Francis] Barry Byrne, Chicago Ill, architect

Birth
1884

Anton¡n Z potocky, premier/president of Czechoslovakia [OS]

Birth
1884

Italy recognizes King Leopold II's Congo Free State

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1884

Ferdinando Liuzzi, composer

Birth
1885

F S Flint, London England, translator/poet (imagist movement)

Birth
1887

Jake Kilrain and Jem Smith fight 106 round bare knuckle draw

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1888

Fritz Reiner, Budapest Hungary, US conductor (Chicago Symphony Orch)

Birth
1888

Stanley's expedition reaches Fort Bodo, East-Africa

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1889

Bishop Museum founded in Hawaii

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1890

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Beryl Coronet" (BG)

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1890

Klaas Painter, vicar/antifascist (Occupies possession) [or 1880]

Birth
1890

Klaas Schilder, Dutch theologist/vicar (Occupied Territory)

Birth
1891

Canadian Rugby Union forms

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1891

1st Negro Catholic priest ordained in US, Charles Uncles, Baltimore

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1891

Edward Bernard Andre Maria Raczynski, Poland, pres-in-exile (1979-86)

Birth
1893

Harry Blomberg, Swedish author (M„ster Jacob)

Birth
1894

Cricket day 5 1T Aus v Eng Eng 437 all out, Aus need 177 are 2-113

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