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 This day in History - May 14
408 Historic Events for May 14
1919

Heloise, columnist (Heloise and her helpful hints) [or Apr 15, 1921?]

Birth
1919

45th Preakness: Johnny Loftus aboard Sir Barton wins in 1:53

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1919

Maarten Vrolijk, Dutch soc-dem party minister (CRM 1965-66)

Birth
1920

Wash Senator Walter Johnson wins his 300th game vs Detroit

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1920

Giants inform Yankees that the lease allowing them to play in the Polo Grounds will not be renewed at end of 1920 season

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1921

Mussolini's fascists obtains 29 parliament seats

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1921

Florence Allen is 1st woman judge to sentence a man to death

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1922

Agha Hasan Abedi, banker

Birth
1922

Richard Deacon, actor (Mel Cooley-Dick Van Dyke Show)

Birth
1923

Diane Arbus, [Nemerov], NYC, photographer (Vogue/Harper's Bazaar)

Birth
1924

Joly Braga Santos, composer

Birth
1925

Henry Rider Haggard, English writer (Dawn, She), dies

Death
1925

Tristram Ogilvie Cary, composer

Birth
1925

Patrice Munsel, Spokane Wash, soprano (Patrice Munsel Show)

Birth
1926

Cestmir Gregor, composer

Birth
1926

Eric Morecambe, London, comedian (Morecambe and Wise, Picadilly Palace)

Birth
1927

Shirley Spork, LPGA golfer

Birth
1927

"Ain't She Sweet?" hits #1 on the pop singles chart by Ben Bernie

Event
1927

53rd Kentucky Derby: Linus McAtee aboard Whiskery wins in 2:06

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1928

John McGraw is knocked down by a taxicab and suffers a broken leg

Event
1929

Vladimir Antoshin, USSR, International Chess Grandmaster (1964)

Birth
1930

Phillipo Seed, social work academic

Birth
1930

Edward V "Ned" Regan, Planfield NJ, (Controller-R-NY, 1978- )

Birth
1931

Alvin Augustus Lucier Jr, composer

Birth
1932

"We Want Beer!" parade in NY

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