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 This day in History - August 3
373 Historic Events for August 3
1884

Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)

Birth
1884

Paul Abadie, French master builder (Sacr‚-Coeur, Paris), dies at 71

Death
1885

Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer

Birth
1886

Per August Olander, composer, dies at 62

Death
1887

Rupert Brooke, British WW I poet (1914)

Birth
1890

Louise Ackermann-Choquet, French author (Journal), dies at 76

Death
1892

Oscar van Hemel, composer

Birth
1894

Harry Heilmann, SF Cal, baseball hall of famer outfielder (Detroit)

Birth
1894

John H van Maarseveen, Dutch minister of Justice/Internal minister

Birth
1894

George Inness, US landscape painter (Delaware Water Gap), dies at 69

Death
1897

John McNally's musical "Good Mr Best," premieres in NYC

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1898

Brother Adam [Kehrle], benedictine monk/beekeeper

Birth
1899

Sally Benson, novelist

Birth
1900

Arnoldus J N M Struycken, Dutch lawyer

Birth
1900

Ernie Pyle, England, correspondent during WW II

Birth
1900

John T Scopes, Tennessee teacher convicted for teaching evolution

Birth
1901

Stefan Wyszynski, Polish cardinal

Birth
1901

Maria H "Marijke" van Tooren, cabaretiŠre/actress (Pisuisse)

Birth
1901

Bernard Reichel, composer

Birth
1901

John Stennis, (Sen-D-Miss)

Birth
1902

Habib Bourguiba, 1st president of Tunisia (1957-87)

Birth
1902

Judson Laire, NYC, actor/singer (Papa-Mama, Adm Broadway Revue)

Birth
1902

Ray Block, France, orch leader (Ed Sullivan, Jackie Gleason)

Birth
1902

August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer, dies at 54

Death
1904

British journalist Francis Younghusband visits forbidden city Lhasa

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