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 This day in History - June 14
383 Historic Events for June 14
1907

A Adolf Daens, Belgian priest/politician (CVP), dies

Death
1908

John Scott Trotter, Charlotte NC, orch leader (George Gobel Show)

Birth
1909

Burl Ives, Hunt Ill, folk singer/actor (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)

Birth
1910

Rudolf Kempe, Niederpoyritz Germany, conductor (Tonhalle Orch 1965-72)

Birth
1911

Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70

Death
1912

E Cuyler Hammond, scientist (1st to link smoking with lung cancer)

Birth
1916

Karl-Rudi Griesbach, composer

Birth
1916

Geoffrey Goodwin, British professor of international relations

Birth
1917

Al "Lash" LaRue, Gretna La, actor (Lash of the West, Wyatt Earp)

Birth
1917

1e German air attack on England, 100+ killed in East-London

Event
1917

Gen Pershing and his HQ staff arrived in Paris during WW I

Event
1918

Carter Harman, composer

Birth
1918

Leroy T Walker, Atlanta Ga, US Olympic consultant (1960, 68, 72)

Birth
1918

Dorothy McGuire, Omaha Neb, actress (Old Yeller, Summer Magic)

Birth
1919

1st nonstop air crossing of Atlantic (Alcock and Brown) leaves Nfld

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1919

Sam Wanamaker, Chic Ill, actor (Holocaust, Competition, Raw Deal)

Birth
1920

Helmer-Rayner Sinisalo, composer

Birth
1920

Max Weber, German sociologist/economist/historian, dies

Death
1921

Gene Barry, NYC, actor (Bat Masterson, Name of the Game, Burke's Law)

Birth
1922

5th PGA Championship: Gene Sarazen at Oakmont CC Oakmont Pa

Event
1922

Arthur Jacobs, musicologist

Birth
1922

Pres Harding is 1st US president to use radio, dedicating the Francis Scott Key memorial in Baltimore

Event
1922

Charles Hoffner wins PGA golf tournament

Event
1923

Donald Smith, cricketer (uneventful England opening batsman 1957)

Birth
1923

Jack Hayward, Brit financier (Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club)

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