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 This day in History - April 1
462 Historic Events for April 1
1909

Eddie Duchin, Mass, society pianist/bandleader (Eddie Duchin Orch)

Birth
1910

Andreas Aschenbach, German painter/engraver, dies at 94

Death
1910

Dumitru Dan (Romania) completes a 62,137 mile (100,000 m) walk

Event
1911

Ferdinand J Kranenburg, Dutch Secretary of Defense (soc dem)

Birth
1911

Evert H "Bep" Bakhuys, Dutch soccer star/writer

Birth
1911

Gnther Rennert, Essen Germany, opera director/producer

Birth
1914

Carla van Neste, Belgian violinist

Birth
1914

UVS Soccer team forms in Lead

Event
1914

Rube Waddell, baseballer, dies at 37 of TB

Death
1915

Art Lund, Salt Lake City Utah, singer (Ken Murray Show)

Birth
1915

Willy Dixon, blues artist (Mellow Down Easy)

Birth
1915

Johann Joseph Abert, composer, dies at 82

Death
1916

1st US national women's swiming championships held

Event
1916

Sjoerd van der Schaaf, Frisian journalist/writer (Abbingawƒld), dies

Death
1916

Gabrielle Petit, Belgian resistance fighter, executed

Death
1917

Leon Janney, Ogden Ut, actor (Hawk)

Birth
1917

Johnny Andrews, Boston, singer/host (Songs at Twilight)

Birth
1917

Scott Joplin, ragtime composer (Sting), dies at 48

Death
1918

Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer, dies at 64

Death
1918

England's Royal Flying Corps replaced by Royal Air Force

Event
1918

Henry Miller's Theater opens at 124 W 43rd St NYC

Event
1920

Joan Frances Will, actress

Birth
1920

Toshiro Mifune, Tsing-tao China, writer/actor (Shogun)

Birth
1920

Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators (NHL) beat Seattle (PCHA), 3 games to 2

Event
1920

Church disforms in Wales

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