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 This day in History - July 13
330 Historic Events for July 13
1891

Franco Casavola, composer

Birth
1894

Juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26

Death
1894

Isaak Babel, Rus short-story writer/dramatist (Red Calvary) [or 6/13]

Birth
1895

Sidney Blackmer, Salisbury NC, actor (Ted Roosevelt in 12 movies)

Birth
1896

Ed Delahanty, becomes 2nd major leaguer to hit 4 HRs in a game

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1898

Martin David, German/Neth law historian

Birth
1898

SF Ferry Building at foot of Market St opens

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1898

Guglielmo Marconi patents radio

Event
1900

JH Scheps, Dutch 2nd-Member of parliament (social democratic)

Birth
1900

Phillies beat Pittsburgh 23-8

Event
1901

Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight boxing champ (1922-26)

Birth
1901

Tillie Ehrlich Lewin, leading industrialist (tomato queen)

Birth
1903

Eric Portman, Yorkshire England, actor (Naked Edge, Canterbury Tale)

Birth
1903

August Reissmann, composer, dies at 77

Death
1906

Harry Sosnik, Chicago, orch leader (Jack Carter Show, Your Hit Parade)

Birth
1908

4th modern Olympic games opens in London

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1909

David Branson, composer

Birth
1909

Paul Constantinescu, composer

Birth
1909

Washington Castro, composer

Birth
1913

Walter Landor, designer

Birth
1913

Dave Garroway, Schnectady NY, TV host (Today Show)

Birth
1913

Ladislav Holoubek, composer

Birth
1913

Carolina Gisolf, Holland, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1928)

Birth
1917

Vision of Virgin Mary appeared to children of F tima, Portugal

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1919

Chic White Sox pitcher Carl Mays walks off mound blaming teammates for lack of support afield

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