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 This day in History - May 4
365 Historic Events for May 4
1906

Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)

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1909

Jeroom Verten [Jozef F Vermetten], Flemish playwright

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1909

Howard Da Silva, [Silverblatt], Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776)

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1910

Mady Alfredo, [Maria M the Brieder], actress (Alicia)

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1910

Canadian parliament accept creation of Royal Canadian Navy

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1910

Canadian Currency Act, 1910, receives Royal Assent

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1910

Tel Aviv founded

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1912

Lou Brown, Bkln, orch leader (Jerry Lewis Show)

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1912

Italian mariners occupy Turkish Island of Rhodes

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1914

Emmanuel RoblŠs, Algerian-Fren journalist/playwright (Lesson Hauteurs)

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1914

Abdel Karim Kassem, general/premier/dictator of Iraq (1958-63)

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1915

Italy drops Triple Alliance with Austria-Hungaryb and Germany

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1915

Curt Conway, Boston MA, actor (Raw Deal)

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1915

Pedro Saenz, composer

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1916

At request of US, Germany curtails its submarine warfare

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1916

Maurice "Moe" Purtill, jazz drummer

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1917

Arabs sack Tel Aviv

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1917

Edward Toner Cone, composer

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1918

Kakuei Tanaka, Japanese PM (1972-74), convicted of bribe-taking

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1918

Yankees set record with 8 sacrifices, beat Red Sox's Babe Ruth 5-4

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1919

1st legal Sunday baseball game in NYC (Phillies beat Giants 4-3)

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1919

Dimiter Petkov, composer

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1919

Giants play their 1st legal Sunday home game, 35,000 see Phils win 4-3

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1919

Mary Ann McCall, singer

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1919

FVC soccer team forms

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