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 This day in History - May 5
406 Historic Events for May 5
1907

Kenneth Muir, English scholar

Birth
1907

Benny Baker, St Joseph MO, actor (18 Again, Sting II, Thunderbirds)

Birth
1908

34th Kentucky Derby: Arthur Pickens on Stone Street wins in 2:15.2

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1908

Great White Fleet arrives in SF

Event
1908

Jacques Massu, French general (Algeria)

Birth
1908

Rex Harrison, [Reginald Carey], Engld, actor (My Fair Lady, Cleopatra)

Birth
1909

Pauline Staegeman, German feminist, dies

Death
1909

Mikl¢s Radn¢ti, writer

Birth
1910

William I Martin, US pilot/vice-admiral (WW II)

Birth
1911

Giles Grangier, film director

Birth
1911

Norman Oldfield, cricketer (Engl batsman one Test v WI 1939, 80 and 19)

Birth
1911

Phillip Edmund Clinton Manson-Bahr, specialist in tropical medicine

Birth
1912

Soviet Communist Party newspaper Pravda begins publishing (4/22 OS)

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1912

W Fenton Morley, preacher

Birth
1912

5th Olympic games open at Stockholm, Sweden

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1912

Alice Faye, [Ann Leppert], NYC, actress (Barricade, State Fair)

Birth
1913

Tyrone Power, Cleve, actor (Mark of Zorro, Alexander's Ragtime Band)

Birth
1915

German U-20 sinks Earl of Lathom

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1915

Richard H Rovere, Jersey City, journalist (Goldwater Caper)

Birth
1916

US marines invade Dominican Republic, stay until 1924

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1916

Mutal' Burkhanov, composer

Birth
1917

Ron Saggers, cricket wicket-keeper (effective NSW and Aussie late 40's)

Birth
1917

St Louis Brown Ernie Koob no-hits Chic White Sox, 1-0

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1918

Erbie Bowser, pianist

Birth
1919

Tony Canadeo, Chicago, NFL hall of fame halfback (Green Bay Packers)

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