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 This day in History - January 5
433 Historic Events for January 5
1902

Pierre Palla, Dutch pianist/organist

Birth
1902

Hubert Beuve-M‚ry, French newspaper publisher (Le Monde (The Voice))

Birth
1903

Leighton Lucas, composer

Birth
1903

Tel‚sforo A Palm, Cura‡ao, composer/pianist

Birth
1903

SF-Hawaii telegraph cable opens for public use

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1904

-34øF (-36.7øC), River Vale, New Jersey (state record)

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1904

-42øF (-41.1øC), Smethport, Pennsylvania (state record)

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1904

England beat Australia at the MCG, Rhodes 7-56 and 8-68

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1904

Karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya), dies at 64

Death
1905

L szl¢ Papp, Hungary, middleweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)

Birth
1905

Charles Perrine announces discovery of Jupiter's 7th satellite, Elara

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1905

National Association of Audubon Society incorporates

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1906

Kathleen Kenyon, 1st person to place date on remains of Jericho

Birth
1907

Anton Ingolic, Slavic author (After Splavih, After Prelomu)

Birth
1907

Wilhelm J Soukop, Austrian/British sculptor

Birth
1907

Willi Soukop, sculptor

Birth
1908

George Dolenz, Trieste Italy, actor (Count of Monte Cristo)

Birth
1909

Simon Harcourt Nowell-Smith, bibliophile

Birth
1909

Colombia recognizes Panama's independence

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1909

Jean-Pierre Aumont, Paris France, actor (Cat and Mouse, Happy Hooker)

Birth
1909

Stephen Cole Kleene, mathematician (Regular Expressions)

Birth
1910

Erica Morini, Vienna Austria, concert violinist

Birth
1911

SF has it's 1st air meet

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1911

Portuguese expel Jesuits

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1912

Frank Pace Jr, US Secretary of Army (1950-53)

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