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 This day in History - January 28
449 Historic Events for January 28
1899

Zilner T Randolph, jazz trumpeter/arranger

Birth
1900

Alexandre AM Stols [Chl van Halsbeke], publisher (History of Ecuador)

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1900

Anni Holdmann, Germany, 100m runner (Olympic-1928)

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1900

Hermann Kesten, German writer (Allert de Lange)

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1900

Michael Dewar Head, composer

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1902

Carnegie Institute founded in Wash DC

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1903

Dame Kathleen Lonsdale, crystallographer (1st woman in Royal Society)

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1903

Jean Robert Planquette, composer, dies at 54

Death
1903

Augusta Mary Anne Holmes, composer, dies at 55

Death
1904

1st college sports letters given to Seniors who played on U of Chicago's football team are awarded blankets with letter "C" on them

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1905

Gaston R‚bry, Flemish cyclist

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1906

Harry van Kruiningen, [Henri A Janssen], painter/graphic artist

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1906

Henry Foley, cricketer (batted in New Zealand's 1st Test 1930)

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1906

Allan Walker, actor/writer (Red Buttons Show)

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1907

Constantin Regamey, composer

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1908

Hans [Hendrik AJ] Tiemeijer, Dutch actor/director/writer (Fear)

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1909

Lionel KP "Buster" Crabb, British diver (WW II-George Medal)

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1909

US milt forces leave Cuba for 2nd time

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1910

Jose Garcia Robles, composer, dies at 74

Death
1910

Arnold Moss, Bkln, actor (Loves of Carmen, Kim, Qu‚bec, Viva Zapata)

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1910

John Banner, Vienna Austria, actor (Sgt Hans Schultz-Hogan's Heroes)

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1911

Frenchman Henri Rougier wins 1st Rally of Monte Carlo

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1912

Jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)

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1912

William "Bill" Henson, English diplomat (Prague 1939)

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1913

Oliver Chesterton, chartered surveyor

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