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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
1900

Alexander Vasil'yevich Mosolov, composer [OS]

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1900

Don Redman, Piedmont WV, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times)

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1900

Eyvind Johnson, Sweden, novelist (Return to Ithaca-Nobel 1974)

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1902

Union of Orthodox Rabbis of US and Canada forms

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1905

Clara Bow, silent screen actress (It, Saturday Night Kid)

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1905

Dag Hammarskj”ld, Sweden, 2nd UN Sect-General (1953-61) (Nobel 1961)

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1905

Thelma Todd, [Alison Loyd], Lawrence MA, actress (Dangerous Female)

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1906

Alexandre Luigini, composer, dies at 56

Death
1907

Sir Robert Baden-Powell forms Boy Scouts in England

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1907

Melvin Mouron Belli, Sonora Calif, lawyer (SF's "King of Torts")

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1907

1st helicopter ascent in Douai, France

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1908

St Louis Browns Rube Waddell strikes out 16 Phila Athletics

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1909

Georgy Mushel, composer

Birth
1910

JWEL Hilgers is 1st Dutchman to fly above Dutch territory

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1910

Henry Brian Boyne, journalist

Birth
1911

Jan Cikker, composer

Birth
1911

Oscar Carr‚, circus director, dies at 64

Death
1911

Boston Red Sox Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0

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1913

Tobias MC Asser, lawyer (Nobel 1911), dies

Death
1913

Stephen McNally, NYC, actor (Split Second, 30 Seconds over Tokyo)

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1913

Albania becomes sovereignty under prince Wilhelm von Wied

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1914

Abram Games, graphic artist

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1914

Dovie Hudson, community activist in rural Mississippi

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1914

British fleet leaves Portland/passes Straits of Dover

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1914

"Professor" Irwin Corey, comedian (Car Wash)

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