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 This day in History - June 19
403 Historic Events for June 19
1935

Tommy Devito, Montclair NJ, rock vocalist (Four Seasons-Sherry)

Birth
1936

Shirley Goodman, US RandB singers (Shirley and Lee-Feels so Good)

Birth
1936

John Sharpe, cricketer (1-eyed fast bowler for England 1891-92), dies

Death
1936

Joe McCarthy is named to manage AL All-Stars, rather than high-strung Mickey Cochrane, who is very close to a nervous breakdown

Event
1936

Dutch Premier Colijn denies relation with German call-girl

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1936

German boxer Max Schmeling World Champion KOs Joe Louis

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1937

Franco-troops conquer Bilbao Basques

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1937

James M Barrie, Scottish writer (Dear Brutus/Peter Pan), dies

Death
1938

"Olympian Flyer" express train crashes in Montana, killing 47

Event
1938

Italy beats Hungary 4-1 in soccer's 3rd World Cup at Paris

Event
1938

Paul Waner (Pirates) homers off Pete Sivess (Phillies) in DH

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1938

Charles Gwathmey, architect (5 Architects)

Birth
1938

Reds Johnny Vander Meer extends his string of hitless baseball innings to 21 2/3 before Debs Garms singles for Boston in 4th

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1938

John Sheil, Northern Irish High Court judge

Birth
1939

Grace Abbott, social worker (US Children Bureau), dies at 60

Death
1939

Peter Duffell, Brits lt-general/minister of Defense

Birth
1940

Shirley "Cha Cha" Muldowney, drag racer (1st woman Top Fuel champ)

Birth
1940

Aur‚lien FM Lugn‚-Poe, French actor (Pirouette), dies at 70

Death
1940

"Brenda Starr," 1st cartoon strip by a woman, appears in Chicago

Event
1940

Maurice Jaubert, composer, dies at 40

Death
1940

G”ring orders seizure of Dutch horses, car, buses and ships

Event
1940

German 7th Armour division under gen-maj Rommel occupies Cherbourg

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1941

Marlene Warfield, Queens NY, actress (Victoria-Maude)

Birth
1941

Romania orders Jews to evacuate Darabani

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1941

Cheerios Cereal invents an O-shaped cereal

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