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 This day in History - July 7
392 Historic Events for July 7
1907

James McGranahan, composer, dies at 67

Death
1908

Evert W Beth, Dutch mathematician/philosopher

Birth
1908

Great White Fleet leaves SF Bay

Event
1908

Harriette Arnow, Wayne Co, Ky, novelist (Dollmaker)

Birth
1911

Dorothea Lambert Chambers beats Dora Boothby 6-0, 6-0 in a record

Event
1911

28th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: D Chambers beats D Boothby (60 60)

Event
1911

Eddie Mayehoff, Balt Md, actor (Hour Glass, How to Murder Your Wife)

Birth
1911

Gian-Carlo Menotti, Italy, composer (Amahl and Night Visitors)

Birth
1911

Joan Perry Cohn Harvey, actress (Hands of a Stranger)

Birth
1912

Tiny Alma, [Catharina E J Stam], operetta singer (Vienna Blood)

Birth
1913

British House of Commons accepts Home-Rule Law

Event
1914

Serafim Sergeyevich Tulikov, composer

Birth
1914

Cor de Groot, pianist/conductor/composer (Old-Dutch Suite)

Birth
1914

Balt Orioles' (IL) owner Jack Dunn offers Babe Ruth, Ernie Shore and Ben Egan for $10,000 to Connie Mack, who refuses, pleading poverty

Event
1915

Margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People)

Birth
1916

Luc Peire, Flemish painter/graphic artist

Birth
1916

Robert Stevens Baker, composer

Birth
1917

Lawrence F O'Brien, (Watergate conspirators broke into his office)

Birth
1917

Elton Britt, Marshall Ark, country singer (Sat Night Jamboree)

Birth
1919

Paul Deusen, German philosopher/CEO (Schopenhauer-Gesellschaft), dies

Death
1919

Phillies tie major league record of 8 steals in 9 inn game

Event
1919

Jon Pertwee, English comic/actor (Dr Who, Worzel Gummidge)

Birth
1919

William Moses Kunstler, defense attorney (Chicago 8)

Birth
1921

Ezzard Charles, world heavyweight boxing champion (1949-51)

Birth
1921

Stanislaw Wislocki, composer

Birth