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 This day in History - March 19
399 Historic Events for March 19
1907

Nakagawa Soen, Formosa, Zen teacher (Rinzai line)

Birth
1909

Louis Hayward, Johannesburg S Africa, actor (Lone Wolf, Survivors)

Birth
1910

Sergei Nikolayevich Anokhin, cosmonaut

Birth
1911

Kenneth Robinson, politician/businessman

Birth
1912

Adolf Galland, fighter Pilot

Birth
1912

Russ Case, Hamburg Iowa, orch leader (Julius La Rosa Show)

Birth
1913

John Thomas, composer, dies at 87

Death
1913

William Chatterton, cricketer (48 in only Test for England 1892)

Birth
1914

J Jay Berwanger, 1st Heisman Trophy winner (1935)

Birth
1914

Stanley Cup: Tor Blueshirts (NHA) sweep Vict Capitals (PCHA) in 3 game

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1914

Patricia Morison, actress (Peyton Place, Dressed to Kill)

Birth
1915

Norman Yardley, English cricket captain (late 40's)

Birth
1915

Pluto photographed for 1st time (although unknown at the time)

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1916

Irving Wallace, author (People's Almanac, The Man) [or Mar 18]

Birth
1917

Dino Lipatti, composer

Birth
1917

US Supreme Court upheld 8-hr work day for railroad employees

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1918

Congress authorizes time zones and approves daylight saving time

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1918

S Potter becomes 1st US pilot to shoot down a German seaplane

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1918

Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/liberal politician, dies at 73

Death
1919

Cornelis Berkhouwer, Member of 2nd chamber (Dutch Liberal Party)

Birth
1920

US Senate rejects Treaty of Versailles for 2nd time refusing to ratify League of Nations' covenant (maintaining isolation policy)

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1923

Janine Dacosta, French pianist

Birth
1923

Tige Andrews, Bkln, actor (Capt Adam Greer-Mod Squad)

Birth
1924

Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish composer/author, dies at 71

Death
1925

Angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a bishop

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