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 This day in History - June 29
382 Historic Events for June 29
1885

Andre Gailhard, composer

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1886

Juliane Gabriels, Flemish physician (Artus Quellin)

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1886

George Frederick Boyle, composer

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1886

James Van DerZee, famous African

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1886

Robert Schuman, French premier

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1891

100øF (SF, CA)

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1891

National Forest Service organized

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1893

Antoon Schweigmann, Dutch religious poet/resistance fighter

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1893

Aare Merikanto, composer

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1896

Irene Browne, England, actress (All at Sea, Peg O' My Heart)

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1897

Chicago beats Louisville 36-7 (baseball)

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1897

Ottmar Gerster, composer

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1899

Brazo River in Texas floods 12 miles wide causing $10 mil damage

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1900

Antoine Saint-Exup‚ry, France, aviator/writer (Wind, Sand and Stars)

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1901

Nelson Eddy, Providence RI, baritone (Duets with Jeanette MacDonald)

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1901

Hendrik Diels, Flemish conductor

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1901

Frieda Inescort, Edinburgh Scotland, actress (Pride and Prejudice)

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1902

Carl-Heinz Schroth, Innsbruck, director (Reaching for the Stars)

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1902

Ellen Clara Pollock, actress (Wicked Lady, Horror Hospital)

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1903

British govt protests against abuser in Belgian Congo

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1903

Rentaro Taki, composer, dies at 23

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1904

2 prehistoric bones found in Weerdingerveen, Drenthe

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1905

Manuel Altolaguirre, Spanish poet/publisher (La lenta libertad)

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1906

12th US Golf Open: Alex Smith shoots a 295 at Onwentsia Club Ill

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1907

Paul O'Dwyer, pres of City Council (D-NYC)

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