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 This day in History - July 19
406 Historic Events for July 19
1944

Will Marion Cook, composer, dies at 75

Death
1944

Carl Bock, Danish Gestapo agent, liquidated

Death
1944

Harry CA Eyres, British diplomat (Constantinople, Albania), dies at 87

Death
1945

George Dzunda, Rosenheim Germany, actor (Deer Hunter, Law and Order)

Birth
1945

Edwin Schlossberg, husband of Carolyn Kennedy

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1945

USS Cod saves 51 sailors from Dutch sub in only sub-to-sub rescue

Event
1945

George Barbier, actor (Man Who Came to Dinner), dies at 80

Death
1946

Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)

Birth
1946

Ilie Nastase, Bucharest Romania, tennis player (US Open 1972)

Birth
1947

Mike Dutfield, documentary prodcuer

Birth
1947

Gerard Schwarz, Weehawken NJ, trumpeter/conductor (LA Chamber Orch)

Birth
1947

Brian May, London, rock guitarist (Queen-We are the Champions)

Birth
1947

Bernie Leadon, Minneapolis, guitarist/vocalist (Eagles-Take it Easy)

Birth
1948

Keith Godchaux, rock keyboardist (Grateful Dead)

Birth
1948

Beverly Archer, Oak Park Ill, actress (Iola-Mama's Family)

Birth
1948

French govt of Schuman, resigns

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1949

Laos becomes associated state within French Union

Event
1950

French/Vietnamese offensive against Viet Minh

Event
1950

Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Summi maeroris

Event
1950

NY Yanks obtain their 1st black players, Elston Howard and Frank Barnes

Event
1950

Simon Cadell, English actor (Hi-Di-Hi, Pride and Extreme Prejudice)

Birth
1951

Max Ettinger, composer, dies at 77

Death
1951

"2 in the Aisle" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 276 perfs

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1952

India all out 82 in 2nd innings after making 52 earlier in the day

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1952

Freddie Trueman takes 8-31, India all out 58 at Old Trafford

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