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 This day in History - June 6
457 Historic Events for June 6
1906

Max Zorn, German mathematician (lemma of Zorn)

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1906

Stefan Andres, writer

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1907

Robert Humphreys, British? historian

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1907

Bill Dickey, NY Yankee hall-of-fame catcher (1928-43)/manager (1946)

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1909

M J Gopalan, cricketer (1 Test India v England 1933-34)

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1909

Isaiah Berlin, philosopher

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1910

Ben Aerden, [John Mikkelsen], actor (Hamlet)

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1910

Toshitsugu Ogiwara, composer

Birth
1911

Nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)

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1913

Rabbit Maranville, is thrown out trying to steal home 3 times

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1913

Jiri Hajek, Czech jurist/foreign minister

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1914

Walter T Watts-Dunton, England, lawyer/poet/writer (Aylwin), dies

Death
1914

1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway)

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1915

Vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl)

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1915

Dhimit‰r Shuteriqi, Albania, writer (€lirimtar‰t The liberator)

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1916

Yuan Shikai, president of China, dies at 56

Death
1916

Voters in East Cleveland approves women suffrage

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1917

Iacob Moresianu, composer, dies at 59

Death
1917

Kirk Kerkorian, CEO (MGM, UA)

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1917

Prior Jones, cricketer (WI pace bowler in 9 Tests 1948-52)

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1918

Battle of Belleau Wood, 1st US victory of WW I

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1918

Maria Montez, Dominican Rep, actress (Arabian Nights)

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1918

Richard Crane, Newcastle Ind, actor (Surfside 6)

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1918

Tom Scott, poet/editor

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1919

Finland declares war on bolsheviks

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