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 This day in History - June 4
415 Historic Events for June 4
1880

Eugen Adam, painter, dies

Death
1881

Clara Blandick, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Romance, Tom Sawyer)

Birth
1882

Karl Valentin, German comic/writer

Birth
1884

18th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Panique wins in 2:42

Event
1891

Erno Rapee, composer

Birth
1892

Oil City and Titusville Penn, destroyed by oil tank explosion; 130 die

Event
1892

Sierra Club forms in SF

Event
1893

Armand Calinescu, premier of Romania

Birth
1893

Daan Boens, Flemish poet (Man who sold his Wife)

Birth
1894

Blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)

Birth
1895

Dino Conte Grandi, Italy, delegate to league of nations (1925-32)

Birth
1896

Henry takes his 1st Ford through streets of Detroit

Event
1899

Leo Spies, composer

Birth
1902

Richard Allen, India, field hockey goal tender (Olympic-gold-1928)

Birth
1904

Karl Valentin, writer

Birth
1905

Carl Albert Loeschhorn, composer, dies at 85

Death
1906

Richard Whorf, actor/director (Yankee Doodle Dandy, Keeper of Flame)

Birth
1907

Automatic washer and dryer introduced

Event
1907

Agathe Grondahl, composer, dies at 59

Death
1907

Marjan Kozina, composer

Birth
1908

Lambertus L van Rooijen, Dutch actor

Birth
1908

Walther Vanbeselaere, Flemish art historian

Birth
1908

Rosalind Russell, Waterbury CT, actress (Mame, Take a Letter Darling)

Birth
1908

Earl of Halsbury, chancellor (Brunei University)

Birth
1909

William Batten, CEO (NY Stock Exchange 1976-84)

Birth