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 This day in History - July 3
425 Historic Events for July 3
1898

Dutch Automobile Club forms (KNAC)

Event
1898

US Navy defeats Spanish fleet in Santiago harbor, Cuba

Event
1899

Otto Reinhold, composer

Birth
1899

Klimenty Arkad'yevich Korchmaryov, composer

Birth
1900

John Mason Brown, Louisville Ky, critic (Tonight on Broadway)

Birth
1902

Jack Newman, NZ cricket lefty pace bowler (1932-33, later knighted)

Birth
1902

Excelsior soccer team forms in Rotterdam

Event
1903

Jean du Bela, [Simon Buytekant], singer/actor (Chaste Susanna)

Birth
1904

Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies

Death
1905

Marvin Hart KOs Jack Hart in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1905

Kuyper govt forms in Holland

Event
1906

Gwendolen Rees, zoologist

Birth
1906

George Sanders, Russia, actor (All About Eve-Academy Award 1950)

Birth
1906

Francis Steegmuller, US, biographer (Cocteau)

Birth
1907

Gene Gutche, composer

Birth
1907

Pope decree forbids modernization of theology

Event
1907

Arthur Steel, Dutch architect (Group '32)

Birth
1908

Thomas Narcejac, Rochefort-sur-Mer France, writer (Vertigo)

Birth
1908

Joel Chandler Harris, created Uncle Remus, dies at 59

Death
1909

Lucy Kroll, entertainment agent

Birth
1909

Earl L Butz, US Secretary of Agriculture (1971-76); a real Butz

Birth
1909

Stavros Niachos, Greece, shipping magnate (Those Fabulous Greeks)

Birth
1910

Eric Franklin, Indian civil servant

Birth
1910

Mordecai Sherwin, English cricket wicketkeeper (Aust 1886-88), dies

Death
1910

Julius Slabbe, Belgian writer, dies

Death