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 This day in History - January 6
432 Historic Events for January 6
1923

Leah Chase, master chef, in the creole tradition

Birth
1924

Earl Scruggs, NC, bluegrass musician (and Flat-Ballad of Jed Clampett)

Birth
1924

Poulenc/Nijinska's ballet "Les Biches," premieres in Monte Carlo

Event
1925

John Z DeLorean, former automaker (DeLorean)

Birth
1925

Paavo Nurmi, sets indoor record, 4:13.6 mile and 14:44.6 5,000m

Event
1926

Kees Boeke opens 1st comprehensive school in Holland

Event
1927

US marines sent to Nicaragua

Event
1928

Pope Pius XI publishes encyclical Mortalium animos (against oecumene)

Event
1928

Alvin C Kraenzlein, track star (Olympic-4 gold-1900), dies at 51

Death
1929

Wilbert Harrison, R and B singer (Kansas City)

Birth
1929

Nicolas Nikolayevitch, grand-duke of Russia, dies at 72

Death
1929

Alexander I establishes a royal dictatorship in Yugoslavia

Event
1930

1st diesel engine automobile trip (in a Packard sedan) completed

Event
1930

Bradman scores 452* for NSW against Qld, 377 mins, 49 fours

Event
1930

Vic Tayback, Bkln NY, actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper)

Birth
1930

Denis Pitts, journalist

Birth
1931

Graeme Hole, cricketer (Australian batsman of the fifties)

Birth
1931

Gerard van Muiden, Dutch MP (CDA)

Birth
1932

Sacha Distel, French singer

Birth
1933

Capucine, [Germaine Lefebvre], Toulon France, actress (Pink Panther)

Birth
1934

Bobby Lord, Sanford Fla, country singer (Ozark Jubilee)

Birth
1935

Ian Meckiff, cricketer (Austr quick 57-63, "threw"? his career away)

Birth
1935

George P Baker, US playwright (Dramatic Technique), dies at 68

Death
1935

Paul Wilson, US RandB-singer (Flamingos-Lovers Never Say Goodbye)

Birth
1935

Nino Tempo, Niagara Falls NY, rock vocalist (Deep Purple)

Birth