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 This day in History - January 13
373 Historic Events for January 13
1907

Sabine Zlatin, nurse

Birth
1908

French pilot Henry Farman is 1st European to fly roundtrip

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1908

Stanley Cup: Montreal Wanderers sweep Ottawa Victorias in 2 games

Event
1909

Marinus van der Lubbe, Dutch communist

Birth
1909

Danny Barker, jazz guitarist

Birth
1910

JM Synge's "Deirdre of the Sorrows," premieres in Dublin

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1911

Roald Amundsens anchors at Walvis Bay

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1911

Gerhart Hauptmann's "Die Ratten," premieres in Berlin

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1911

South Africa's 1st win over Australia, at Adelaide

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1911

Johannes Bjelke-Petersen, premier (Queensland)

Birth
1912

-40øF (-40øC), Oakland, Maryland (state record)

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1913

Jeff Morrow, NYC, actor (Bart-Union Pacific, Temperatures Rising)

Birth
1913

Ralph Edwards, Merino Colo, TV host (This is Your Life)

Birth
1913

Thomas P Krag, Norw author/novelist (Jon Graeff, Ulf Ran), dies at 44

Death
1914

IWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia

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1914

Bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72

Death
1914

Valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer, dies 76

Death
1915

Edward Frederick Weston Goodman, property developer

Birth
1915

W Churchill presents plan for assault on Dardanelles

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1915

Earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 29,800

Event
1916

Osa Massen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Jack London, Rocketship XM)

Birth
1916

Bella Lewitsky, choreographer

Birth
1917

Felix Guerro Diaz, composer

Birth
1918

Ted Willis, prolific English screenwriter (It's Great to be Young)

Birth
1918

Steve Dunne, Northampton Mass, actor (Professional Father)

Birth