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 This day in History - May 31
430 Historic Events for May 31
1926

Probir Sen, cricket wicketkeeper (India in late 40's/early 50's)

Birth
1926

Viscount Ingleby

Birth
1927

Isabel Stoate, British diplomat

Birth
1927

James Eberle, Brit admiral/director (Royal Institute of Intl Affairs)

Birth
1927

Tiger 1st baseman Johnny Neun makes an unassisted triple play

Event
1927

Ford Motor Company produces last "Tin Lizzie" (begins Model A)

Event
1927

Michael Sandberg, British CEO (Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corp)

Birth
1928

Charlie Hallows scores his 1,000th run of Cricket season

Event
1928

Ludwig Enneccerus, German leader, dies at 85

Death
1928

Manuel de Oliveira Lima, Brazilian historian, dies at 60

Death
1928

1st aerial cross of Pacific takes off from Oakland

Event
1928

Pankaj Roy, cricketer (Indian opener, 413 partnership w/Vinoo Mankad)

Birth
1928

Jacob Lateiner, Havana Cuba, pianist/professor (Juiliard)

Birth
1929

Aladar Zoltan, composer

Birth
1929

Elaine Stewart, Montclair NJ, actress (Take the High Ground)

Birth
1929

Neil Shaw, British CEO (Tate and Lyle)

Birth
1929

?, 1st reindeer born in the US

Birth
1929

Atlantic City Convention Center opens

Event
1930

Clint Eastwood, SF Calif, actor (Dirty Harry)/mayor (Carmel, Calif)

Birth
1930

William Taylor, British Chairman of Convocation (London University)

Birth
1930

Bradman gets his 1,000th run of the English Cricket season

Event
1930

Building begins on Albert Canal in Belgium

Event
1930

Comet 73P/1930 (Schwassmann-Wachmann 3) approaches 0.0617 AUs of Earth

Event
1931

Shirley Verrett, New Orleans, mezzo-soprano (Cassandra-Les Troyens)

Birth
1931

Justice Turner

Birth