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 This day in History - March 6
417 Historic Events for March 6
1900

John Henry Pyle Pafford, librarian (University of London)

Birth
1900

Ludwig Donath, Vienna Austria, actor (Torn Curtain, Sirocco)

Birth
1901

Mark Donskoy, Odessa Russia, director (Heart of a Mother)

Birth
1902

Census Bureau forms

Event
1903

Elizabeth Pinkston Becker, US, platform diver (Olympic-gold-1928)

Birth
1904

Johannes C "Chris" Baay, Dutch actor (Klatergoud, Surprise Raid)

Birth
1904

Hugh Williams, actor/writer (Charley's Aunt, Bank Holiday)

Birth
1906

Bob Wills, TX, actor (Lone Prairie, Tornado in the Saddle)

Birth
1906

Lou Costello, Paterson NJ, comedian/actor (Abbott and Costello)

Birth
1906

Cubs sign 3rd baseman Harry Steinfeldt to complete Tinker-Evers-Chance

Event
1906

Heavy storm bursts dike flooding Vlissingen, Netherlands

Event
1906

Nora Blatch is 1st woman elected to American Soc of Civil Engineers

Event
1909

Gerhart Hauptmann's "Griselda," premieres in Vienna

Event
1909

Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter

Birth
1909

Obafemi Awolowo, Nigeria, pres of Nigeria (1979-83)

Birth
1911

Roland Jacobi Leich, composer

Birth
1911

Charles Frank, physicist

Birth
1912

Madge Adam, astronomer

Birth
1913

David Bowman, trade unionist

Birth
1913

Ella Logan, Glasgow Scotland, actress (52nd Street, Goldwyn Follies)

Birth
1913

Stewart Granger, actor (Saraband for Dead Lovers)

Birth
1914

Kirill P Kondrashin, Moscow Russia, conductor (Hollywood Bowl 1981)

Birth
1915

Greek King Constantine I fires premier Venizelos

Event
1916

Rochelle Hudson, Okla City OK, actress (That's My Boy)

Birth
1917

Jules HPFX Vandenpeereboom, premier of Belgium (1899), dies at 73

Death