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 This day in History - April 3
417 Historic Events for April 3
1904

Peter Van Steeden, Amsterdam Neth, orch leader (Break the Bank)

Birth
1904

Iron Eyes Cody, Tulsa OK, actor (Black Gold, Ernest Goes to Camp)

Birth
1906

Kathleen Tillotson, Emeritus Professor of English (Bedford College)

Birth
1907

Isaac Deutscher, Polish/English historian (Stalin/Trotsky biography)

Birth
1908

Frank Gotch wins world heavyweight wrestling championship in 2 hrs

Event
1909

Benjamin Johnson Lang, composer, dies at 71

Death
1910

Highest mountain in North America, Alaska's Mt McKinley climbed

Event
1911

Michael Woodruff, FRS, surgeon

Birth
1911

W R Lee, language teacher

Birth
1911

Harold Watkins Shaw, musicologist

Birth
1911

Harry James Smith' "Mrs Bumsted-Leigh," premieres in NYC

Event
1912

Bert Bakker, Dutch publisher (Free Netherlands)

Birth
1912

Addeke H Boerma, Dutch dir-gen (FAO)

Birth
1913

F H Tate, vice-CEO (Tate and Lyle)

Birth
1913

British suffragette Emily Pankhurst sentenced to 3 years in jail

Event
1913

George Barati, composer

Birth
1914

Katherine Stammers Menzies, England, doubles tennis player (Wimb 1935)

Birth
1915

Andrew Stoddart, cricketer (England capt at turn of century), suicide

Death
1915

Paul Touvier, war criminal

Birth
1916

Robert Jesse Charleston, museum Curator

Birth
1916

Herb Caen, Sacramento Calif, columnist (SF Chronicle)

Birth
1917

Bill Finegan, Newark NJ, (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue)

Birth
1917

Tibor Andrasovan, composer

Birth
1917

Lenin arrives in Petrograd from Switzerland [NS=April 16]

Event
1917

Lenin leaves Switzerland for Petrograd

Event