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 This day in History - July 6
400 Historic Events for July 6
1885

Louis Pasteur successfully tests an anti-rabies vaccine

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1886

Horlick's of Wisconsin offers 1st malted milk to public

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1887

4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (62 60)

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1888

Annette Kellerman, Sydney Australia, swimmer (Million Dollar Mermaid)

Birth
1890

Andrew Sandham, cricketer (Test cricket's 1st triple centurion)

Birth
1892

Baron Willy Coppens de Houthulst, Belgian WW I pilot

Birth
1892

Dr Jos‚ Rizal forms League Filipina

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1892

Striking steel workers in Homestead, Pa fire on scabs, killing 7

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1893

Wilton St Hill, WI cricketer (3 Tests 1928-30)

Birth
1893

British King George V marries princess Victoria of Teck (Queen Mary)

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1894

Cleveland sends 2,000 troops to Chicago to suppress Pullman strike

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1896

Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54

Death
1896

Thomas W McKnew, president (National Geographic Society)

Birth
1897

Richard Krautheimer, art Historian

Birth
1898

Hanns Eisler, German/US composer/German DR-minister for propaganda

Birth
1900

Emil Barth, writer

Birth
1902

Leopoldo Miguez, composer, dies at 51

Death
1903

George Wyman arrives in NYC by motorcycle 51 days out of SF

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1903

Axel Theorell, Sweden, biochemist, studied enzymes (Nobel 1955)

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1904

Robert Whitney, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, conductor (Sospiro do Roma)

Birth
1906

Kate A ter Horst-Arri‰ns, Dutch nurse (Battle of Arnhem)

Birth
1906

Agnes Elisabeth Lutyens, composer

Birth
1907

M C Frida Kahlo, Mexican painter/wife of Diego Rivera

Birth
1908

Leonce Grass, Flemish singer/conductor

Birth
1908

Robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for north pole

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