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 This day in History - April 19
498 Historic Events for April 19
1928

Alexis Korner, Paris, musician (Blues Inc-Bootleg Him)

Birth
1929

Edward Crook, Detroit Mich, middleweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1960)

Birth
1929

33rd Boston Marathon won by Johnny Miles of Canada in 2:33:08.6

Event
1930

34th Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar of Mass in 2:34:48.2

Event
1931

Garfield Morgan, Brtish actor (Odessa File, To Catch a Spy)

Birth
1931

Denis Henry, British high court judge

Birth
1931

Hendrick J "Kobie" Coetsee, South Africa minister of Defense/Justice

Birth
1931

Alex Webster, football coach (NY Giants)

Birth
1932

Jayne Mansfield, [Vera Jane Palmer], Bryn Mawr Pa, actress (Fat Spy)

Birth
1932

Andrea Mead Lawrence, Rutland Vt, alpine slalom skier (Oly-2 gold-52)

Birth
1932

Wladyslaw Rzepko, composer, dies at 77

Death
1932

Pres Herbert Hoover suggests 5 day work week

Event
1932

36th Boston Marathon won by Paul de Bruyn of Germany in 2:33:36.4

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1933

FDR announces US will leave gold standard

Event
1933

Harold "Dickie" Bird, cricketer (noted England Test umpire)

Birth
1933

37th Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of RI in 2:31:01.6

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1933

Dick Sargent, Carmel Calif, actor (Darrin-Bewitched)

Birth
1934

Jan Helge Guttorm Bark, composer

Birth
1934

Shirley Temple appears in her 1st movie, "Stand Up and Cheer"

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1934

Dickie Goodman, parody singer (Flying Saucer)

Birth
1934

38th Boston Marathon won by Dave Komonen of Canada in 2:32:53.8

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1934

John Roch, high court judge

Birth
1935

39th Boston Marathon won by John A Kelley of Mass in 2:32:07.4

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1935

Dudley Moore, London England, actor (10, Arthur, Bedazzled, 6 Weeks)

Birth
1935

Peter Scott, QC

Birth