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 This day in History - June 7
389 Historic Events for June 7
1905

Norway dissolves union with Sweden (in effect since 1814)

Event
1906

Johan P Van de Kellen, stamp cutter/lithographer, dies at 74

Death
1906

Chicago Cubs score 11 in 1st inning, beating NY Giants 19-0

Event
1906

Famous Cunard passenger liner Lusitania launches

Event
1909

Cleveland Industrial Exposition opens

Event
1909

Peter W Rodino, (Rep-D-NJ, 1949- )/chaired Watergate council

Birth
1909

Jessica Tandy, London, actress (Birds, Cocoon, Batteries Not Included)

Birth
1911

Franz Reizenstein, composer

Birth
1911

Silas Roy Crain, singer/arranger/songwriter

Birth
1912

St Pius X encyclical "On Indians of South America"

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1912

US army tests 1st machine gun mounted on a plane

Event
1912

Mascha Kal‚ko, writer

Birth
1913

Anthony David Machell Cox, medievalist

Birth
1915

Benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35

Death
1916

Germany troop march into Fort Faux, Verdun

Event
1917

Gwendolyn Brooks, US poet (Bean Eaters, Annie Allen, Pulitzer 1950)

Birth
1918

Irene Vorrink, Dutch minister (health and environment)

Birth
1920

Georges Marchais, political leader (French Communist Party)

Birth
1922

Rocky Graziano, boxer/entertainer (Pantomime Quiz) [or Dec 31]

Birth
1922

Hubert Du Plessis, composer

Birth
1923

Giorgio Belladonna, bridge champion

Birth
1924

56th Belmont: Earl Sande aboard Mad Play wins in 2:18.8

Event
1924

Dolores Gray, Chic Ill, singer/actress (Designing Woman, Kismet)

Birth
1924

George Leigh-Mallory disappears 775' from Everest's summit

Event
1924

? Wayne, fictional Batman's parents killed

Death