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 This day in History - June 9
475 Historic Events for June 9
1912

Edgar Evans, tenor

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1913

Alida Margaretha Bosshardt, lt-colonel of Dutch Salvation Army

Birth
1914

Honus Wagner, is 2nd to get 3,000 hits

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1914

Barbara Mullen, Boston MA, actress (Thunder Rock, Innocent Sinners)

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1914

Hermann Haller, composer

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1915

Jane Cowan, cello teacher

Birth
1915

Les Paul, Waukesha Wi, guitarist/inventor (Les Paul guitar)

Birth
1916

Robert S McNamara, US Sec of Defense (1961-68)/head (World Bank)

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1918

Rob de Vries, Dutch WW II resistance fighter/dir/actor (Ciske de Rat)

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1919

Red Army captures Ufa

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1919

Izaak Boleslavski, Russian chess player

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1919

General steel strike in France

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1920

Isobel June Braybrooke English, novellist

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1921

Agnes Keleti, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)

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1922

P G Beazley, MEP

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1922

Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 56

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1922

George Axelrod, playwright (Breakfast at Tiffany, Bus Stop)

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1923

55th Belmont: Earl Sande aboard Zev wins in 2:19

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1923

Gerald G”tting, German DR president (CDU)

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1923

Brinks unveils 1st armored security vans

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1923

Bulgarian premier Stamboeliski and King Boris III overthrown

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1924

Peter Heatly, CEO (Commonwealth Games Federation)

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1924

"Jelly-Roll Blues," is recorded by blues great, Jelly Roll Morton

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1924

Christine Goitschel, France, slalom (Olympic-gold-1964)

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1924

Tony Britton, Birmingham Eng, actor (Day of Jackal, Girl in my Soup)

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