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 This day in History - July 13
330 Historic Events for July 13
1919

Race riots in Longview and Gregg counties Texas

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1920

Hans Blumenberg, philosopher

Birth
1921

Charles Scribner Jr, music publisher (Scribner)

Birth
1921

Ernest Gold, composer

Birth
1922

Anchor Jírgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82)

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1922

Lois Kibbee, actress (Edge of Night)

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1923

Susie Bond, Louisville Ky, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising)

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1923

Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80

Death
1923

Draft law passes

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1924

Albin Stenroos wins Olympic marathon (2:41:22.6)

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1924

George Handy, horse trainer

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1925

Hilary Grover Barratt Brown, conservationist

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1925

Gerben Postma [Ids], Fries writer (Lytse Fryske Spraekleare), dies

Death
1925

French occupation force begins evacuating country

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1926

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:20.4)

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1926

Meyer Kupferman, NYC, composer (In Fimi Tres)

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1927

James E K Aggrey, Ghana/US theologist, dies

Death
1927

Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor

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1927

Simone Veil, Pres European parliament (France)

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1928

Donal Michalsky, composer

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1928

Bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed)

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1929

Red Terrill Jr, horse trainer

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1930

Sarnoff reports in NY Times "TV would be a theater in every home"

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1930

1st-ever soccer World Cup competition began in Uruguay

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1931

Bill Moor, Toledo Oh, actor (Hanky Panky)

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