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 This day in History - June 20
388 Historic Events for June 20
1916

William Balchin, geographer

Birth
1917

James Mason Crafts, US chemist, dies at 78

Death
1919

German govt of Scheideman resigns

Event
1919

Treaty of Versailles: Germany ends incorporation of Austria

Event
1919

Bruce Gordon, London England, actor (Frank Nitti-Untouchables)

Birth
1919

Ronald Hines, Dutch/British actor (Pack of Lies)

Birth
1920

DeForest Kelley, Atlanta Ga, actor (Dr Leonard McCoy-Star Trek)

Birth
1920

Haydn Tudor Evans, British high court judge

Birth
1920

Yanks win protest of 1-0 White Sox win and game is replayed

Event
1921

11.5" (29.2 cm) of rainfall, Circle, Montana (state record)

Event
1922

Vittorio Monti, composer, dies at 54

Death
1923

Marcus Bakker, Dutch MP (CPN)

Birth
1923

Joseph Leopold Rockel, composer, dies at 85

Death
1924

Rainer Barzel, German leader (CDU-CSU)/minister

Birth
1924

Audie Murphy, Kingston Tx, WW II hero/actor (Destry, Joe Butterfly)

Birth
1924

Chet Atkins, Luttrell Tenn, guitarist (Me and My Guitar)

Birth
1925

Doris J Hart, St Louis Mo, tennis player (Wimbledon 1951)

Birth
1925

Wilhelm Posse, composer, dies at 72

Death
1926

Arthur Bell, royal botanic gardens director (Kew Gardens)

Birth
1926

Mordecai W Johnson becomes 1st black president of Howard University

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1927

John M Dengler, jazz bass sax/trumpet/trombone

Birth
1928

David Mitchell, British MP

Birth
1928

Jean-Marie le Pen, France, leader (National Front party)

Birth
1928

Martin Landau, Bkln, actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood)

Birth
1928

Robert Satanowski, composer

Birth