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 This day in History - July 5
359 Historic Events for July 5
1911

Georges Pompidou, banker/premier/president France

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1911

George J Stoney, Irish physicist, dies at 85

Death
1913

Queen Wilhelmina meets SDAP-leader Troelstra

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1913

Smiley Lewis, Louisiana, vocalist (I Hear You Knockin')

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1913

Alfred Lyttelton, cricketer (Eng wk 1880-84 demon lob bowler), dies

Death
1914

Boston Braves are 15 games back in NL, and win World Series

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1914

Germany offers Austria war aid to fight against Russia in Serbia

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1914

Jacob Soetendorp, Dutch rabbi

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1917

Glenn Reeves, Massillon OH, actor (Defending Your Life)

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1918

George Rochberg, Paterson NJ, composer (Concord Quartet)

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1919

32nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: S Lenglen beats Chambers (10-8 46 97)

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1919

Red Sox Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs in a game for his 1st of 72 times

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1920

Max Klinger, German graphic artist/painter/sculptor, dies at 63

Death
1920

Issachar Miron, composer

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1920

John Shuter, cricketer (scored 28 in only Test for England 1888), dies

Death
1922

Uprising of social righteousness in Rio de Janeiro

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1922

Women 1st vote in Dutch elections, Christian parties win

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1922

1st general election in Netherlands

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1923

John McKay, WV, football coach (USC, Tampa Bay, 5X Rose Bowl champ)

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1924

Beverly Tyler, Scranton Pa, actress (Fireball, Lorelei-Big Town)

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1924

Military revolt in Sao Paulo Brazil

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1924

Jan¢s Starker, Budapest Hungary, cellist (Chic Symph 1953-58)

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1925

Hjalmar Borgstrom, composer, dies at 61

Death
1926

Haya van Someren-Downer, 2nd Member of parliament (Dutch Lib Party)

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1926

Jan¢s Starker, Budapest, cellist

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