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 This day in History - July 4
455 Historic Events for July 4
1910

Louis Bourgault-Ducoudray, composer, dies at 70

Death
1910

Gloria Stuart, actress (Rose-Titanic)/founder (Screen Actors Guild)

Birth
1910

William T "Champion Jack" Dupree, US boxer/slaughterhouse pianist

Birth
1911

Ty Cobb goes 0 for 4 and ends a 40 game hit streak

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1911

White Sox Ed Walsh stops Ty Cobb's 40-game hitting streak

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1911

106øF (41øC) at Nashua, New Hampshire (state record)

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1911

105øF (41øC) at Vernon, Vermont (state record)

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1911

Mitch Miller, Rochester NY, sing along with Mitch (Yellow Rose of Tx)

Birth
1912

Jack Johnson TKOs Jim Flynn in 9 for heavyweight boxing title

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1912

Virginia Graham, Chicago Ill, TV personality (Girl Talk, Where Was I)

Birth
1912

Detroit Tiger George Mullen no-hits St Louis Browns, 7-0

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1913

37th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: A F Wilding beats McLoughlin (86 63 10-8)

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1914

Giuseppe 'Nuccio' Bertone, car designer

Birth
1914

1st US motorcycle race (300 miles, Dodge City Ks)

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1915

Jimmie Rogers, Detroit Mich, singer (Sugar Hill Time)

Birth
1915

Christine Lavant, writer

Birth
1916

Tokyo Rose, [Iva Toguri D'Aquino], propagandist (WW II)

Birth
1917

Johan H C Kern, Dutch linguist (Sanskreet), dies at 84

Death
1918

Buster Davis, Johnstown Pa, choral director (Garry Moore Show)

Birth
1918

Ann Landers, Sioux City Iowa, twin sister/advice columnist

Birth
1918

Alec Bedser, cricketer (mighty post-war England medium-pacer)

Birth
1918

Abigail Van Buren, [Mrs Morton Phillips], Sioux City Iowa, columnist

Birth
1918

Eric Bedser, cricketer (bro of Alec, Surrey bowler but not England)

Birth
1918

Taufa'ahau Tupou IV, King of Tonga (1965- )

Birth
1918

Altar dedicated at full-scale replica of Stonehenge at Maryhill, Wa

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