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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
1874

August Stramm, writer

Birth
1876

Maria Ouspenskaya, Tula Russia, actress (Waterloo Bridge)

Birth
1878

Don Marquis, Ill, journalist/poet (archy and mehitabel)

Birth
1883

Manuel Infante, Spanish composer/conductor

Birth
1883

Benito Mussolini, [Il Duce], Fascist Italian dictator (1922-43)

Birth
1884

Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist

Birth
1886

Adolf Muller, composer, dies at 84

Death
1886

Solomon Gazfried, rabbi/author (Kitzur Shulchan Aruch), dies

Death
1887

Rudi Stephan, composer

Birth
1887

Sigmund Romberg, Nagykanizsa Hungary, operetta composer (Blossom Time)

Birth
1888

Niles Welch, Hartford CT, actor (Cornered)

Birth
1889

Karl Otten, writer

Birth
1890

Vincent Van Gogh, painter, dies in Auvers, France

Death
1891

Bernhard Zondek, German/Israeli gynaecologist

Birth
1892

Charles L Bass, actor (Business in White Slavery)

Birth
1892

Ernst van Raalte, lawyer (Seen, heard... wrote)

Birth
1892

Karel L Baars, Dutch actor (White Slaves Trade)

Birth
1892

William Powell, Pittsburgh PA, actor (Thin Man, My Man Godfrey)

Birth
1893

Arre Merikanto, Finnish composer (12-tones music)

Birth
1895

Michail M Zosjtsjenko, Russian author

Birth
1897

Joost G Kist, lawyer/president of High Council (1885-97), dies at 74

Death
1898

Isidor Isaac Rabi, Poland, physicist (explored atom, Nobel 1944)

Birth
1899

Southern Calif Golf Assn forms

Event
1899

1st motorcycle race, Manhattan Beach, NY

Event
1900

Umberto I, Italian King (1878-1900) assassinated by Gaetano Bresci

Death