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 This day in History - December 30
334 Historic Events for December 30
1889

Georg von der Vring, German painter/writer (Soldier Suhren)

Birth
1891

Antoine Pinay, French premier (1952)/minister of Foreign affairs

Birth
1892

Dr Miles V Lynk, physician, publishes 1st Black medical journal

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1892

John Litel, Albany WI, actor (Virginia City, My Hero)

Birth
1892

Jaromir Fiala, composer

Birth
1893

Samuel White Baker, English explorer, dies at 72

Death
1893

Russia signs military accord with France

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1894

Amelia Jenks Bloomer, suffragist (Bloomers named for her), dies at 76

Death
1895

August De Boodt, Belgian politician

Birth
1895

LP Hartley, British writer, dies

Death
1896

Tom Keene, Rochester NY, actor (Our Daily Bread)

Birth
1896

Stanley Cup: Montreal Victorias beat Winnipeg Victorias, 6-5

Event
1896

Jos‚ Mercado Rizal, anti-Spanish rule of Philippines proponent, dies

Death
1897

Province of Zululand annexed to Natal colony

Event
1898

Vincent Lopez, Bkln NY, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)

Birth
1899

James Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget), dies at 85

Death
1903

American Political Science Association founded at New Orleans

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1903

Fire at Chicago's Iriquois Theater kills 602

Event
1904

Dmitri B Kabalevsky, St Petersburg Russia, composer (In the Fire) [NS]

Birth
1905

Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher

Birth
1906

Iran becomes a constitutional monarchy

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1906

Carol Reed, motion picture director (3rd Man)

Birth
1906

Johan A earl von Kielmansegg, German general/commandant NATO-Europe

Birth
1907

Abraham Mills' commission declares Abner Doubleday invented baseball

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1907

Christina E "Christine" Auwen, Dutch model/singer (Haghezangers)

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