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 This day in History - July 12
358 Historic Events for July 12
1922

James E[dwin] Gunn, US, sci-fi author (Station in Space, Immortal)

Birth
1922

Clark MacGregor, politician (involved in Watergate)

Birth
1924

Jaap Geraedts, composer

Birth
1925

Roger Smith, CEO (General Motors)

Birth
1926

Beah Richards, Vicksburg MS, actress/playwright (Big Shot, Generation)

Birth
1926

Paavo Nurmi walks world record 4x1500m (16:26.2)

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1926

Guomindangleger draws against warlord Wu Peifu

Event
1926

Charles Wood, composer, dies at 40

Death
1927

Babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs

Event
1927

Gualberto T Hernandez, perfect minister Neth Antilles

Birth
1928

1st televised tennis match

Event
1929

Robert Henri, US painter (The Eight), dies at 63

Death
1929

Pavle Merku, composer

Birth
1930

Bradman out for 334 in Test Cricket at Headingley, 383 mins, 46 fours

Event
1930

Hedley Verity takes 10 for 10 v Notts (19 4-16-10-10) at Leeds

Event
1930

34th US Golf Open: Robert T "Bobby" Jones wins

Event
1931

Lord Clinton, English large landowner/multi-millionaire

Birth
1931

Bob Traxler, (Rep-D-MI, 1974- )

Birth
1931

45,715 fans in 35,000 seat Sportsman Park St Louis, help cause many ground ruled doubles, 11 in 1st game and 21 in 2nd game for 32

Event
1931

Andr‚ Laporte, Flemish composer

Birth
1932

Harold William Woolhouse, plant scientist

Birth
1932

Otis Crandell Davis, Ala, 400m/4X400m relayer (Olympic-gold-1960)

Birth
1933

Willem H Drucker, lawyer, dies at 45

Death
1933

Congress passes 1st minimum wage law (33› per hour)

Event
1934

Willy de Supervise swims world record 400m (5:16.0)

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