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 This day in History - July 19
406 Historic Events for July 19
1915

Naval accident

Event
1916

Phillip Cavaretta, baseball player (NL MVP 1945)

Birth
1916

James D Ramage, US lt-Adm (WW II-Palau/Guam/Philippines)

Birth
1917

William W Scranton, (Gov-R-Pa)

Birth
1917

Robert Aitken, Phila, Zen co-founder (Diamond Sangha)

Birth
1918

German armies retreat across Marne River in France (WW I)

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1918

Wash catcher Eddie Ainsmith applies for deferment from the draft Sec of War Newton D Baker rules baseball players are not draft exempt

Event
1918

Joost van Vollenhoven, Neth, gov-gen (French West-Africa), dies

Death
1919

Patricia Medina, Liverpool England, actress (High-Low)

Birth
1919

Robert Pinget, novelist/playwright

Birth
1920

Robert Mann, Portland Oregon, composer/violinist (String Quartet 1952)

Birth
1920

Robert Christiani, cricketer (brother of Cyril WI batsman in 22 Tests)

Birth
1921

Rosalyn Yalow, medical physicist

Birth
1922

Rachel Robinson, social activist/humanitarian/Mrs Jackie Robinson

Birth
1922

George McGovern, (Sen-D-SD)/pres candidate (D-1972)

Birth
1922

Cornelis A Pekelharing, Dutch histologist, dies on 74th birthday

Death
1923

WRC-AM in Washington DC begins radio transmissions

Event
1923

Pat Hingle, Denver Colo, actor (Baby Boom, Norma Rae, Bloody Mama)

Birth
1924

Sybren Polet, [Sijbe Minnema], Dutch writer/poet (Mannekino)

Birth
1926

2nd French govt of Herriot, forms

Event
1926

Helen Gallagher, Bkln, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet)

Birth
1926

Max Sordam, Suriname warden/writer (Dictionary Sranantongo)

Birth
1926

Sue Thompson, [Eva Sue Mckee], rocker

Birth
1927

Ty Cobb gets his 4,000th hit

Event
1927

Jan Myrdal, Swedish writer/journalist (Albania Defiant)

Birth