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 This day in History - July 2
392 Historic Events for July 2
1904

Carl Weinrich, composer

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1904

Gerarda "Meik" Rueter, Dutch (sculptress, if that word exists)

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1905

Jean-Rene Lacoste, France, US Open (1926)/alligator shirt designer

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1906

Robert Levine Sanders, composer

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1906

Hans Bethe, physicist (Nobel 1967), peace worker

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1906

Alan Webb, actor (King Lear, Taming of Shrew, Challenge of Lassie)

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1906

Yanks win by forfeit, for their 1st time

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1907

Eppo Doeve, Dutch cartoonist/painter

Birth
1907

Leo O'Brien, cricketer (Australian batsman in 5 Tests 1932-36)

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1908

Jean Sinclair, teacher/campaigner

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1908

Thurgood Marshall, Md, 1st black Supreme Court justice (1967-91)

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1909

Hermann Bengtson, German historian (Greeks Ancient Times)

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1910

Earl Hawley Robinson, composer

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1910

Hans Gnther Adler, German writer

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1910

William Douglas Denny, composer

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1911

Diego Fabbri, Italian, playwright/leader (Vatican movie bureau)

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1911

Felix Mottl, composer, dies at 54

Death
1912

Tom Richardson, cricketer (88 wickets in 14 Tests for England), dies

Death
1913

Edith Heerdegen, Dresden Germany, actress (Serpent's Egg, Monpti)

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1914

Joseph Chamberlain, British minister to Germany, dies at 78

Death
1914

Frederick Fennell, Cleveland Ohio, conductor (Time and Winds)

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1915

Bert Decorte, Flemish poet

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1915

8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire

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1915

Gen Porfirio [Jos‚ de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies

Death
1916

Barry Gray, [Bernard Yaroslaw], interviewer (started call-in radio)

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