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 This day in History - July 15
400 Historic Events for July 15
1935

Pieter WA Cort van de Linden, Dutch premier (1913-18), dies at 89

Death
1935

Ken Kercheval, Wolcottville Ind, actor (Cliff Barnes-Dallas)

Birth
1935

Alex Karras, Gary Ind, NFLer (Detroit Lions)/actor (George-Webster)

Birth
1936

Dutch 2nd Chamber agree to temporarily increase defense budget

Event
1936

Marion Roe, MP (C)

Birth
1937

Walter Gay, artist, dies

Death
1937

Buchenwald Concentration Camp opens

Event
1937

Japanese attack Marco Polo Bridge, invade China

Event
1938

Arthur Fagg completes 244 and 202 in the same cricket game for Kent

Event
1938

Carmen Callil, publisher

Birth
1938

Enrique Figuerola Camue, Cuba, 100m runner (Olympic-silver-1964)

Birth
1939

William David Hellerman, composer

Birth
1939

Ronald Hadfield, chief constable (West Midlands England)

Birth
1939

Haseeb Ahsan, Pakistani cricket off-spinner (12 Tests 1958-62)

Birth
1939

Patrick Wayne, LA Calif, actor (Rounder, Shirley, Beyond Atlantis)

Birth
1939

Percy Scott Worthington, architect, dies

Death
1939

Clara Adams (NYC) is 1st woman to complete round world flight

Event
1939

Johon Mellanby, physiologist, dies

Death
1940

Nazi occupiers seize library of IISG Amsterdam

Event
1940

1st betatron placed in operation, Urbana, Il

Event
1940

Donald Calthrop, dies at 52

Death
1940

Robert Wadlow, world's tallest man (8'11.1"), dies at 32

Death
1941

Florey and Heatley present freeze dried mold cultures (Penicillin)

Event
1941

Geoffrey Burgon, composer

Birth
1942

Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies

Death