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 This day in History - January 7
404 Historic Events for January 7
1890

Maurice E McLoughlin, tennis champ (US Open-1912)

Birth
1890

Hans Matthison-Hansen, composer, dies at 82

Death
1891

Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer, dies at 79

Death
1892

Tewfik Pasja, viceroy of Egypt, dies at 39

Death
1892

Rudolf Moser, composer

Birth
1892

Mine explosion kills 100, Krebs, Okla-blacks trying to help rescue white survivors, driven away with guns

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1893

Hermann Sudermanns "Heimat," premieres in Berlin

Event
1894

Jose Rozo Contreras, composer

Birth
1894

Motion picture experiment of comedian Fred Ott filmed sneezing

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1895

Marie-Dominique Chenu, French Roman Catholic theologist

Birth
1896

Arnold Ridley, Bath England, actor/dramatist (The Ghost Train)

Birth
1896

Fanny Farmer publishes her 1st cookbook

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1898

Geronimo Baqueiro Foster, composer

Birth
1898

Art Baker, NYC, TV host (You Asked For It)

Birth
1899

Walter Camp publishes his 1st All-American football team in Collier's

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1899

Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, Paris, composer/pianist (Les Biches)

Birth
1899

Kenneth Thomson, Pitts, actor (Broadway Melody, Little Giant)

Birth
1903

Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer

Birth
1903

Vincent d'Indy's opera "L'etranger," premieres in Brussel

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1903

Vladimir Alexandrovich Vlasov, composer

Birth
1903

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Blanched Soldier" (BG)

Event
1903

Alan Napier, Birmingham England, actor (Alfred-Batman)

Birth
1903

Albrecht Haushofer, writer

Birth
1904

Marconi Co establishes "CQD" as 1st intl radio distress signal

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1905

Francis Taylor, builder

Birth