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 This day in History - March 26
441 Historic Events for March 26
1908

Hank Sylvern, Bkln NY, orch leader (Jane Froman's USA Canteen)

Birth
1908

Kenneth Mellanby, entomologist

Birth
1908

Robert William Paine, architect

Birth
1908

Hilda Krahwinkel Sperling, Essen Germany, tennis star (French 1935)

Birth
1909

Chips Rafferty, Broken Hill Australia, actor (Desert Rats)

Birth
1909

Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer

Birth
1909

August Strindberg's "Bjalb-jarle-ti," premieres in Stockholm

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1909

Nikolai Arkas, composer, dies at 56

Death
1910

William H Lewis appointed asst attorney general of US

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1910

US forbid immigration to criminals, anarchists, paupers and the sick

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1911

Bernard Katz, biophysicist

Birth
1911

Tennessee Williams, Columbus Miss, playwright (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)

Birth
1913

Dayton, Ohio almost destroyed when Scioto, Miami, and Muskingum River reach flood stage simultaneously

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1913

Bulgaria captures Adrianople, ending the 1st Balkan War

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1913

Paul Erdos, mathematician

Birth
1914

William Westmoreland, Saxon SC, army general (Vietnam era)

Birth
1914

Ian McGeoch, Vice-Admiral

Birth
1915

Stanley Cup: Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA) sweep Ottawa Senators

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1916

Christian B Anfinsen, US chemist (cell physiology, Nobel 1972)

Birth
1916

Harry Rabinowitz, British? composer/conductor

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1916

Birdman of Alcatraz receives solitary

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1916

Sterling Hayden, NJ, actor (Dr Strangelove, Asphalt Jungle, Cobra)

Birth
1916

Mort Abrahams, producer (Dr Doolittle, Planet Of Apes)

Birth
1916

Vic Schoen, Bkln NY, orch leader (Patti Page Olds Show)

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1916

Bill Edrich, cricketer (Middlesex and England bat, Compton's mate)

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