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 This day in History - July 15
400 Historic Events for July 15
1898

Norman Demuth, composer

Birth
1900

President Steyn/General De Law escape Brandwater Basin

Event
1901

NY Giant Christy Mathewson no-hits St Louis, 5-0

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1901

Pyke F C Koch, Dutch surrealistic painter (Dolores' Breakfast)

Birth
1902

Raymond Hackett, NYC, husband of Blanche Sweet/actor (Faithless Lover)

Birth
1902

Jean Rey, Belgium, pres of European Commission (1967-70)

Birth
1902

Ranjitsinhji scores 180 before lunch, for Sussex v Surrey

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1904

Anton Pavlovich Chechov, Russian writer (Uncle Vanya), dies at 44

Death
1904

1st Buddhist temple in US forms, Los Angeles

Event
1905

Dorothy Fields, lyricist (I'm in the Mood for Love)

Birth
1906

Republic museum opens Rembrandt hall in Amsterdam

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1906

Edmund Davies, British lord of appeal

Birth
1907

Paterson Fraser, British air marshal

Birth
1909

Ty Cobb hits 2 inside-the-park HRs

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1909

Enid Kathleen Hutchinson, adult educationalist

Birth
1909

Isabel Jewell, Shoshone WY, actress (Ceiling Zero, Arousers)

Birth
1909

John Cochrane, South African cricket pace bowler (one Test 1931)

Birth
1910

Daniā€°l Kinet, auto racer/1st Belgian flyer, dies

Death
1910

Ronald Binge, composer

Birth
1911

Juliet Pannett, English portrait painter

Birth
1911

Lord Shackelton, explorer/govt minister

Birth
1911

46" of rain (begining 7/14) falls in Baguio, Philippines

Event
1912

Francisco Lazaro, Portuguese marathon runner (Olympics), dies at 21

Death
1912

British National Health Insurance Act goes into effect

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1913

Ralph Hammond Innes, English author

Birth