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 This day in History - May 6
435 Historic Events for May 6
1903

Chicago White Sox commit 12 errors against Detroit Tigers

Event
1904

American Lung Association holds its 1st meeting

Event
1904

Franz von Lenbach, German painter, dies at 67

Death
1904

Catherine Lacey, London England, actress (Sorcerors)

Birth
1904

Harry Martinson, Sweden, novelist/poet (Trade Wind-Nobel 1974)

Birth
1905

Norman De Tar, composer

Birth
1905

[Bernard] Toots Shor, raconteur/restauranteur (Toots Shor)

Birth
1906

Andr‚ Weil, [Bourbaki], French/US mathematician

Birth
1906

"Temporary" permit to erect overhead wires on Market St SF

Event
1907

Weeb Ewbank, NFL coach (Baltimore Colts, NY Jets)

Birth
1907

33rd Kentucky Derby: Andy Minder aboard Pink Star wins in 2:12.6

Event
1908

Jean R‚ville, French vicar (Le Proph‚tisme H‚breu), dies at 53

Death
1908

Necil Kazim Akses, composer

Birth
1910

Antoon Breyne, Belgian journalist

Birth
1910

King George V ascends to British throne

Event
1910

Edward VII, King of England (1901-10), dies at 68

Death
1912

Barend Roest Crollius, painter/writer (Chronicle Sins of Youth)

Birth
1912

Bill Quinn, NYC, actor (Rifleman, Van Ranseleer-All in the Family)

Birth
1912

Hugh Martell, British Vice Admiral

Birth
1913

Stewart Granger, [James Stewart], London, actor (Prisoner of Zenda)

Birth
1913

Ronald Harris, British 1st Church Estates Commissioner

Birth
1913

King Nikita I of Montenegro vacates Skoetari, North-Albania

Event
1913

Kenneth Horne, English paper manufacturer/multi-millionaire

Birth
1913

Jack [John T] Aitken, British anatomist

Birth
1913

Gyula David, composer

Birth