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 This day in History - December 3
358 Historic Events for December 3
1889

Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82

Death
1890

Bill Midwinter, cricketer (8 Tests for Australia, 4 for England), dies

Death
1892

William Bonaparte, grandson of Lucien, dies

Death
1893

Allan Wilson, British/Rhodesian major, dies in battle

Death
1893

Ndebeles destroy Rhodesia

Event
1894

HM Jozef Schadde, Flem architect (Antwerp Stock exchange), dies at 76

Death
1894

Robert Louis Stevenson, Engl writer (Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde), dies at 45

Death
1895

Anna Freud, Austrian/English psychoanalytist/daughter of Sigmund F

Birth
1896

Boleslaw Szabelski, composer

Birth
1896

John Urzidil, Austria/US writer (Die erbeuteten Frauen)

Birth
1897

Kate O'Brien, Irish writer (Without My Cloak)

Birth
1898

Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer

Birth
1900

Lester Matthews, Nottingham England, (Sir Dennis-Adv of Fu Manchu)

Birth
1900

Richard Kuhn, Austria, biochemist, worked with vitamins (Nobel 1938)

Birth
1901

Milwaukee is dropped from the AL and replaced by St Louis Browns

Event
1902

Willem Arnold de Vries Robbe, composer

Birth
1903

Panglima Polim surrenders to Capt Colijn at Atjeh

Event
1904

Juan E Yrausquin, founder (Party of Patriot Arubans)/minister

Birth
1905

Leslie Ames, cricketer (England wicket-keeper of 30's Outstanding bat)

Birth
1907

Connee Boswell, New Orleans La, singer (Pete Kelly's Blue)

Birth
1907

Andrew Hutchings, teachers' leader

Birth
1907

George Cohans musical "Talk of the Town," premieres in NYC

Event
1908

Halsey Stevens, Scott NY, composer (Triskelion)

Birth
1908

Nigel M Balchin, [Mark Spade], English author (Business for Pleasure)

Birth
1908

Edward Elgar's 1st Symphony in A, premieres

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