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 This day in History - July 3
425 Historic Events for July 3
1876

Montenegro declares war on Turkey

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1878

George M Cohan, actor/singer (Phantom Pres, Give My Regards to Bdwy)

Birth
1879

Philippe Gaubert, composer

Birth
1880

Carl Schuricht, composer

Birth
1881

Leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!)

Birth
1883

Moses Leverock Crossley, US bio-chemist

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1883

Franz Kafka, Czech, author (Metamorphosis, Trial, Amerika)

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1883

Alfred Korzybski, Poland, scientist (Science and Sanity)

Birth
1883

SS Daphne sinks on Clyde River Scotland; 195 die

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1884

Dow Jones published it's 1st stock avg

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1886

In Germany, Karl Benz drives 1st automobile

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1886

Francis Carco[pino], French author/critic (L'Homme Traqu‚)

Birth
1886

Raymond A Spruance, US admiral/fleet commander/ambassador

Birth
1886

1st NY Tribune printing using 1st commercial linotype machine

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1888

NY Giant pitcher Rube Marquard ties record of 19 game win-streak

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1890

King Leopold II gives Congo to Belgium

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1890

Idaho admitted as 43rd US state

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1891

Stefano Golinelli, composer, dies at 72

Death
1892

Wilhelm Rettich, composer

Birth
1893

Mississippi John Hurt, rocker

Birth
1895

Oles' Semyonovich Chishko, composer

Birth
1895

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Black Peter" (BG)

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1896

Doris Lloyd, actress (Bachelor Father, Charley's Aunt, Sarah and Son)

Birth
1898

Joshua Slocum completes 1st solo circumnavigation of the globe

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1898

American troops captured deserted Wake Island

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