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 This day in History - June 4
415 Historic Events for June 4
1917

Robert Merrill, Bkln NY, baritone (NY Metropolitan Opera)

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1918

LeRoy Walker, Atlanta Ga, CEO (US Olympic Committee)

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1919

Senate passes Women's Suffrage bill

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1919

US marines invade Costa Rica

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1920

Peace of Trianon between Allies and Hungary

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1920

Marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher)

Birth
1921

Nina Vyroubova, Russ/French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957)

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1921

Heinrich E Albers-Sch”nberg, German x-ray experimenter, dies at 56

Death
1922

Irwin Bazelon, Evanston Illinois, composer (Duo for Viola)

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1922

John McNamara, baseball player

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1922

John West, vice chancellor (Bradford University)

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1922

William Halse Rivers, British psychologist/anthropologist, dies

Death
1923

John Lea, British vice-admiral

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1924

Dennis Weaver, Joplin Mo, actor (Chester-Gunsmoke, Duel, Battered)

Birth
1925

Gheorghe Dima, composer, dies at 77

Death
1925

Pierre Louys, [PF Louis], French writer (Aphrodite), dies

Death
1926

Frederick Robert Spofforth, cricketer/demon bowler, dies

Death
1926

Fred Spofforth, cricketer (18 tests 94 wkts 41 Best match 14-90), dies

Death
1926

Eugeen of Oye, Flemish writer/poet (Sparks and Radiates), dies

Death
1926

Nan Leslie, LA Calif, actress (Kings Row, Californians)

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1926

Robert Earl Hughes, became heaviest known human (486 kg)

Birth
1927

Priscilla Morrill, Medford Mass, actress (Edie Grant-Mary Tyler Moore)

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1927

Johnny Weissmuller set swim records in 100-yard and 200-yard free-style

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1927

1st Ryder Cup: US beats England, 9«-2« at Worcester CC Mass

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1927

Geoffrey Palmer, British actor (Smacks and Thistle)

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