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 This day in History - July 7
392 Historic Events for July 7
1887

Marc Chagall, Vitebsk Russia, artist (I and The Village)

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1887

Dirk Koster, literary (New Noises)

Birth
1889

Giovanni Bottesini, composer, dies at 67

Death
1890

Tom Powers, Owensboro KY, actor (Station West, Destination Moon)

Birth
1891

Travelers checks patents

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1893

Vladimir Mayakovsky, Soviet Georgia, poet (Ode to Revolution)[NS=7/19]

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1893

Guy de Maupassant, writer, dies at 42

Death
1897

Anna Luther, NJ, silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk)

Birth
1898

Hanns Eisler, composer

Birth
1898

Lucien Petipa, French dancer/choreograph/ballet leader, dies

Death
1898

US annexes Hawaii

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1899

George Cukor, producer/director (Adam's Rib, Philadelphia Story)

Birth
1900

Boston hurler Kid Nichols notches his 300th career victory

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1901

Vittorio de Sica, Italian actor/director (Fietsendieven)

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1901

Gustav Knuth, Braunschweig Germany, actor (Freddy Unter Fremden)

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1902

Vittorio De Sica, Sora Italy, director/actor (2 Women)

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1902

James McCartney, father of Beatle (Paul)

Birth
1903

Ferreira Veiga, Viscount d' Arneiro, composer, dies at 64

Death
1903

Jose Augusto da Ferreira Veiga, composer, dies at 64

Death
1905

Marcel Rubin, composer

Birth
1905

127øF (53øC), Parker Ariz (state record)

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1906

Harry Von Zell, sidekick (George Burns Show)

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1906

[Leroy] Satchel Paige, baseball pitcher, never look back

Birth
1907

Helene Johnson, poet

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1907

Robert A[nson] Heinlein, US, sci-fi author (4 Hugos, Red Planet)

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