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 This day in History - April 29
375 Historic Events for April 29
1892

Charlie Reilly is baseball's 1st pinch hitter

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1893

Harold C Urey, Ind, physicist (Deuterium, Nobel 1934)

Birth
1893

Elisaveta Bagrjana, [Beltsheva], Bulgaria, poet

Birth
1894

Paul H‚ÄĚrbiger, Budapest Hungary, actor (Liebelei)

Birth
1894

Commonweal of Christ (Coxey's Army) arrives in Wash, DC 500 strong to protest unemployment; Coxey arrested for trespassing at Capitol

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1895

Malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Promenade Concerts)

Birth
1896

Walter Mehring, writer

Birth
1896

Jacques Leon Wolfe, composer

Birth
1899

Natalie Talmadge, actress (Our Hospitality)

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1899

Duke Ellington, Wash DC, [Edward Kennedy], bandleader (Take "A" Train)

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1899

Karl Yngve Skold, composer

Birth
1901

Anti semitic riot in Budapest

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1901

Hirohito, Emperor of Japan (1926-89)

Birth
1901

George Osborne Sayles, historian

Birth
1901

27th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on His Eminence wins in 2:07.75

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1902

Theodore Chanler, composer

Birth
1903

Frank Parker, NYC, singer (Arthur Godfrey Show, Masquerade Party)

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1903

Limestone slides at Turtle Mountain kills 9 (Frank Alberta)

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1904

Russ Morgan, Scranton Pa, orch leader (Welcome Aboard)

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1904

Enrico Mattei, Italian oil magnate

Birth
1905

2" rain falls in 10 mins in Taylor, TX

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1905

Ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57

Death
1905

Pierre de Brazza lands in Libreville Gabon

Event
1907

Fred Zinneman, Austria, director (From Here to Eternity, Julia)

Birth
1907

Tino Rossi, Ajaccio France, singer (Deux Amours, Marlene)

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