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 This day in History - June 7
389 Historic Events for June 7
1925

Camille Flammarion, French astronomer/writer (Thunder and Lightning)

Birth
1925

Pieternella "Nel" van Arem, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)

Birth
1926

Swedish govt of Ekman forms

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1926

Henry Charles Tonking, composer, dies at 63

Death
1926

Dick Williams, Wall Lake Iowa, choral director (Andy Williams Show)

Birth
1927

Voikov, Soviet ambassador to Warsaw, murdered

Death
1927

Martin Carter, poet/critic

Birth
1928

Charles Louis Strouse, composer

Birth
1928

Chiang Tsolin, Chinese warlord of North-China, murdered

Death
1928

James Ivory, producer/director (Howard's End, Remains of the Day)

Birth
1928

Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian

Birth
1928

Dave Bowen, footballer

Birth
1928

David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy

Birth
1929

John Turner, Richmond England, (L) 17th Canadian PM (1984)

Birth
1929

Margaret Bondfield becomes 1st Dutch female minister (of Labor)

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1929

Vatican City becomes a sovereign state

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1929

J E P McMaster, cricketer (Eng v S Af Test 1889 (out for 0), dies

Death
1930

62nd Belmont: Earl Sande aboard Gallant Fox wins in 2:31.6

Event
1930

Ian Leggat, cricketer (1 Test v S Africa 1953-54 without distinction)

Birth
1930

NY Times agrees to capitalize the n in "Negro"

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1931

Virginia McKenna, actress (Born Free, Chosen, Lions are Free, Simba)

Birth
1931

Lang Jeffries, Ontario Canada, actor (Skip-Rescue 8)

Birth
1931

Henry Weinberg, composer

Birth
1932

Pitcher John Quinn, 47, is oldest player to have an extra-base hit (a double) and bat in a run, as the Dodgers beat the Cubs 9-2

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1932

Emil Pauer, composer, dies at 76

Death