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 This day in History - June 27
381 Historic Events for June 27
1884

Forrester Harvey, Ireland, actor (Tarzan, Chump at Oxford)

Birth
1885

Arthur Harmat, composer

Birth
1886

Charles Macartney, cricketer (Governor-General)

Birth
1889

Alfred Courtens, Belgian sculptor

Birth
1889

Moroni Olsen, Ogden UT, actor (Annie Oakley, Black Gold, Snow White)

Birth
1889

Whitney Eugene Thayer, composer, dies at 50

Death
1889

Carlotta Patti, Italian soprano, dies

Death
1890

Cecil Rhodes' colonies attack Motlousi at Matabeleland

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1890

George Dixon becomes 1st black boxing champ (Bantam weight)

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1893

Great stock crash on NY stock exchange

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1896

Franciscus J Feron, vicaris-general of Roermond

Birth
1898

Alexandra G "Alja" von Hoyer-Rachmanova, Russ/Aust author (Students)

Birth
1898

Tibor Harsanyi, composer

Birth
1900

Otto E Passman, (Rep-D-La, 1947-77)

Birth
1903

9th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 307 at Baltusrol GC NJ

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1905

Ruby Middleton Forsythe, teacher (50 years in 1 room school in SC)

Birth
1905

Russian sailors mutiny aboard battleship "Potemkin"

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1906

Vernon P Watkins, Welsh poet (Ballad of Mari Lwyd)

Birth
1907

John McIntire, Spokane WA, actor (Naked City, Wagon Train, Virginian)

Birth
1907

Valerie Cossart, London, actress (Hartmans)

Birth
1908

William Eric David Davis, broadcaster

Birth
1908

Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (De Damrakkertjes)

Birth
1909

Etten-Leur 1st airplane flight in Neth (Belg count De Lambert)

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1909

Gianandrea Gavazzeni, composer

Birth
1909

23rd US Womens Tennis: Hazel H Wightman beats M Barger-Wallach (60 61)

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