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 This day in History - April 4
440 Historic Events for April 4
1910

Agnes Patrick, campaigner

Birth
1910

[Marcelle] Georgette Hagedoorn, actress/chansonniŠre

Birth
1911

Hugh Chalmers, automaker, suggests idea of baseball MVP

Event
1912

Chinese republic proclaimed in Tibet

Event
1912

Army fires on striking mine workers at Lena-gold fields Siberia

Event
1913

Jerome Weidman, US writer (Tenderloin)

Birth
1913

Frances Langford, Lakeland Fla, singer (Armed Forces Hour, Star Time)

Birth
1913

Rosemary Lane, Indianola IA, actress (4 Mothers, Harvest Melody)

Birth
1914

Gustave Camus, Belgian painter

Birth
1914

"Perils of Pauline" shown for 1st time in LA

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1914

John Beith, British diplomat

Birth
1914

Marguerite Duras, France, novelist/playwright (Sea Wall)

Birth
1915

Lars G Ahlin, Swedish writer (Death of Me)

Birth
1915

Muddy Waters, [McKinley Morganfield], guitarist (Hoochie Coochie Man)

Birth
1915

Jan Drda, Czech writer (Nema Barikada, Mestecko Na Dlani)

Birth
1916

David White, actor (Larry Tate-Bewitched)

Birth
1916

US Senate agrees (82-6) to participate in WW I

Event
1916

Herbert Eugene Caen, columnist

Birth
1917

Joseph Ortiz, French-Algerian extremist (barricade uprising)

Birth
1918

Food riot in Amsterdam

Event
1918

Earl Jellicoe, chancellor (U of Southhampton)

Birth
1918

Margaret Dupont, tennis champion

Birth
1918

Battle of Somme, ends

Event
1919

William Crookes, English chemist/physicist (Crookes-pipe), dies at 86

Death
1919

Antony Tudor, England, choreographer (Metropolitan Opera 1957)

Birth