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 This day in History - August 3
373 Historic Events for August 3
1904

Clifford D[onald] Simak, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Empire, Way Station)

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1905

Dolores Del Rio, Durango Mexico, actress (What Price Glory?)

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1905

Maggie Kuhn, activist/co-founder (Gray Panthers)

Birth
1906

Wash Natl's pitcher Tom Hughes hits HR to win his own game 1-0 in 10th

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1906

Alexandre Trauber, Hungarian/French set designer (H“tel du Nord)

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1906

Leonard Huizinga, Dutch journalist/writer (Adriaan and Olivier)

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1907

Irene Tedrow, Denver Colo, actress (Lucy-Dennis the Menace, Mr Novak)

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1907

Adrienne Ames, Fort Worth TX, actress (Death Kiss, Panama Patrol)

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1907

Lawrence Brown, US trombonist (Duke Ellington Orchestra)

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1907

Ernesto Geisel, politician

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1907

August Saint-Gaudens, Irish/US sculptor (Mrs Henry Adams), dies at 59

Death
1908

Dolores del Rio, silent screen actress (Deseada, Bugambilia)

Birth
1910

Nicolas Kinet, Belgian pilot, dies

Death
1911

Karel G Bakker, Dutch actor (Lady Windermere's Fan)

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1912

Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)

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1914

Yankee catcher Nunamaker throws out 3 would be stealers in 1 inning

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1914

World Alliance for Promoting Intl Friendship through Churches forms

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1914

Turkey signs military pact with Germany

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1914

Great Britain declares war on Germany

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1914

German battle cruiser Goeben leaves Messina

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1914

French fleet sails to North-Africa

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1914

Belgium rejects demand to allow free crossing for German army

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1914

1st seaworthy ship through Panama Canal

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1914

Germany invades Belgium and declares war on France in WW I

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1914

Rick Slabbinck, Flemish painter

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