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 This day in History - January 3
388 Historic Events for January 3
1895

Boris Mykolayovich Lyatoshyns'ky, composer

Birth
1895

Mihail Andricu, composer

Birth
1896

Emperor Wilhelm congratulates Pres Kruger on the Jameson Raid

Event
1897

Pola Negri, [Barbara A Chalupec], Polish/US actress (Madame Bovary)

Birth
1897

Marion Davies, [Marion Cecelia Douras], Bkln, actress (Operator 13)

Birth
1898

Johannes Hin, Holland, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1920)

Birth
1898

ZaSu Pitts, Parsons Kansas, actress (Life With Father, Dames)

Birth
1898

James Wimshurst, British designer/inventor (vacuum pump), dies at 70

Death
1900

Gerhart Hauptmanns "Schluck und Jau," premieres in Berlin

Event
1900

Edwin George Monk, composer, dies at 80

Death
1900

Perihelion Passage

Event
1900

Dorothy Arnzer, director

Birth
1900

Maurice Jaubert, composer

Birth
1901

Ngo Dinh Diem, pres/dictator of South Vietnam (1955-63)

Birth
1901

Eric Voegelin, Germany, US philosopher (Order and History)

Birth
1902

Reg Duff 104 on Test debut, v England at MCG

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1902

Henry Lennox d'Aubigny Hopkinson, diplomat/politician

Birth
1903

Charles Foulkes, Canada, general

Birth
1904

Boris Kochno, Russian ballet dancer (La Chatte)

Birth
1905

Ray Milland, Neath Wales, actor (Lost Weekend-Acad Award 1945)

Birth
1905

Dante Giacosa, engineer/designer

Birth
1906

Roman Brandstaetter, writer

Birth
1907

Josef Foerster, composer, dies at 73

Death
1907

Anna May Wong, LA Calif, actress (Impact, Study in Scarlet)

Birth
1909

Victor Borge, [Borge Rosenbaum], Copenhagen Denmark, pianist/comedian

Birth