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 This day in History - May 28
422 Historic Events for May 28
1912

Leslie Monson, diplomat

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1912

Patrick White, Australia, novelist (Happy Valley, Nobel 1973)

Birth
1912

Jackie Matthews takes 2 cricket hat-tricks same day Aust v S Africa

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1913

Gordon Wolstenholme, physician

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1913

Lord Avebury, [John Lubbock], British banker/politician, dies

Death
1914

Adolf Gustaw Sonnenfeld, composer, dies at 76

Death
1914

W G G Duncan-Smith, fighter pilot

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1915

Wolfgang Schneiderhan, violinist

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1915

John B Gruelle patents Raggedy Ann doll

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1915

Scott McKay, Pleasantville Iowa, actor (Stage Door)

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1916

Walker Percy, Birmingham Ala, writer (Adventures of a Bad Catholic)

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1916

Thora Hird, actress (Nightcomers, Kind of Loving)

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1916

C Wright Mills, US sociologist (Power Elite) [or Aug 28]

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1916

Gerald McArthur, detective

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1917

"Papa" John Creach, violinist

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1917

Barry Commoner, Brooklyn NY, biologist (Science and Survival)

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1917

Gerald Cash, Gov-Gen (Bahamas)

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1917

Marshall Reed, Englewood Calif, actor (Fred Asher-Lineup)

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1917

Pape John Creech, rocker (Hot Tuna, Jefferson Airplane)

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1918

Tatars declares Azerbaijan, in Russian Caucasus, independent

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1919

Armenia declares it's Independence

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1919

Duke of Rutland, British land owner/multimillionaire

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1919

John Eldridge, CEO (Matthews Wrightmson)

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1919

Frank Middlemass, actor (Island, Oliver Twist)

Birth
1921

Geo Mestdagh, Belgian aviation pioneer, dies

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