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 This day in History - June 20
388 Historic Events for June 20
1903

Glenna Collett Vare, RI, Natl Am Golf champ (1922, 25, 28-30, 35)

Birth
1904

Anthony F A Sandys, (British?) painter, dies

Death
1904

Heinrich von Brentano di Tremezzo, German Foreign Minister

Birth
1906

Catherine Cookson, England, novelist (Bannaman Legacy)

Birth
1906

Bob Howard, Newton Mass, singer/pianist (Sing it Again)

Birth
1907

Lillian Hellman, playwright (Toys in the Attic, Little Foxes)

Birth
1907

1st Portland Rose festival

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1909

Errol Flynn, Hobart Tasmania, actor (Captain Blood, Robin Hood)

Birth
1909

1st balloon honeymoon (Roger Burham and Eleanor Waring)

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1909

Cecil Marley, cricketer (Jamaican batsman 1928-1946, WICBC pres)

Birth
1909

Joan Harrison, screenwriter

Birth
1910

"Krazy Kat" comic strip by George Herriman debuts in NY Journal

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1911

Lord Brightman, British judge of appeals

Birth
1911

Gail Patrick, Birmingham Ala, actress (My Man Godfrey, Love Crazy)

Birth
1911

NAACP incorporates (NY)

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1912

NY Giants lead Bost Braves 14-2 into 9th, Giants win 21-12

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1912

NY Giant Josh Devore steals 4 bases in an inning (2nd and 3rd twice)

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1913

Bert Daniels set AL mark, being hit-by-pitch 3 times in a doubleheader

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1913

3 of 1st 4 Yankees hit-by-pitch en route to a record 6 hit batsman

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1914

Friedrich Zipp, composer

Birth
1914

46th Belmont: Merritt Buxton aboard Luke McLuke wins in 2:20

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1915

Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies

Death
1915

German offensive in Argonnes

Event
1915

Terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball)

Birth
1916

Johnny Morris, British broadcaster/actor (Once in a Lifetime)

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