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 This day in History - February 3
420 Historic Events for February 3
1903

Frederick E Kitziger, composer, dies at 59

Death
1903

Walter Linck, Swiss sculptor

Birth
1904

Luigi Dallapiccola, Pisino Istria, Italian composer

Birth
1904

Charlie "Pretty Boy" Floyd, FBI Most Wanted criminal

Birth
1904

Roger Makins, diplomat

Birth
1906

Ludvig Nielsen, composer

Birth
1907

James A Michner, NYC, writer (South Pacific, Hawaii, Space)

Birth
1908

Oddbj”rn Hagen, Norway, cross country jumper (Olympic-gold-1936)

Birth
1908

Supreme Court rules a union boycott violates Sherman Antitrust Act

Event
1909

Johann Georg Herzog, composer, dies at 86

Death
1909

Simone Weil, Paris, social philosopher/Resistance fighter (WW II)

Birth
1909

M Vasalis [Margaretha Droogleever Fortuyn-Leenmans], poet (Phoenix)

Birth
1910

Nelson Case, Long Beach Calif, TV host (Trash or Treasure)

Birth
1910

Blas Galindo Dimas, San Gabriel M‚xico, composer (A la Patria)

Birth
1911

Jesse Thomas, blues singer

Birth
1911

Jehan [Ariste] Alain, French organist/composer

Birth
1912

Jacques Soustelle, French minister of information

Birth
1913

16th Amendment, federal income tax, ratified

Event
1913

Golden/Cawthorne's musical "Sunshine Girl," premieres in NYC

Event
1914

Felix Kelly, artist

Birth
1914

Cornelis "Kees" Andr‚a, Dutch painter/graphic artist/carpet designer

Birth
1915

Turkish and German army reach Suez Canal

Event
1915

Richard Bales, composer

Birth
1915

Jann Willem Holsbergen, author (Zakenmensen Fair as Gold)

Birth
1916

Tristan Tzar publishes Dada-manifest in Zurich Switzerland

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