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 This day in History - June 1
463 Historic Events for June 1
1882

John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln)

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1886

Ernst Kurth, Austrian/Swiss musicologist

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1887

Clive Brook, London England, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger)

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1888

California gets its 1st seismograph

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1890

US census at 62,622,250

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1890

Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun)

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1892

Samuel L M Barlow, composer

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1892

Amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28)

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1893

Opera "Falstaff" is produced (Berlin)

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1898

Curtis Stevens, US, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1932)

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1898

Lieb Glantz, composer

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1898

Molly Picon, NYC, Yiddish actress (Milk and Honey)

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1898

Edgar "Cookie" Fairchild, NYC, bandleader (Jerry Colonna Show)

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1898

Trans-Mississippi International Exposition opens in Omaha

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1899

Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY)

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1899

Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes and Victor Trumper in Grace's last

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1900

British army occupiers Pretoria South-Africa

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1901

John W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama)

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1902

Blue-White United soccer team of Amsterdam forms

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1903

Percy William Whitlock, composer

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1905

Robert Newton, England, actor (Henry V, Around the World in 80 Days)

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1905

Dinora de Carvalho, composer

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1905

Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition opens in Portland, Oregon

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1907

Frank A Whittle, England inventor (jet engine)

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1907

-27øF (-33øC), Sarmiento, Argentina (South American record)

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