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 This day in History - August 6
394 Historic Events for August 6
1927

Andy Warhol, McKeesport PA, artist/producer (Frankenstein, Bad)

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1927

William David Ford, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1965- )

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1928

Janice-Lee York Romary, Calif, fencer (Olympics-1948-68)

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1928

William Henry Grattan Flood, composer, dies at 68

Death
1929

Anneliese Kuppers, German FR, equestrian dressage (Oly-silver-1956)

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1929

Mike Elliot, rocker

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1930

Abbey Lincoln, Chicago IL, actress/singer (Nothing But a Man)

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1930

Supreme Court Justice John Force Crater disappears in NYC

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1930

Remains of Solomon Andrees' balloon expedition to North Pole in 1897, found at Kvit íya Spitsbergen

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1932

Anneli Sauli, [Savolainen], actress (Milkmaid)

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1933

A G Kripal Singh, cricketer (India, 100* on debut v NZ 1959)

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1934

John Storey Bonington, UK, mountain climber (Annapurna I in 1970)

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1934

Leopold M de Beer, Dutch MP (VVD)

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1934

Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob, UK, sci-fi author (Chthon, Phthor)

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1934

US troops leave Haiti, which had been occupied since 1915

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1935

Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer, dies at 70

Death
1936

1st time in 20th century, 1st 2 batters in a game-Roy Johnson and Rabbit Warstler of Boston Bees-lead off with HRs

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1937

Annie E F Horniman, England, theater owner (Abbey Theatre), dies at 76

Death
1937

Ferdinand CS Schiller, British philosopher (Mind!), dies at 72

Death
1937

Barbara Windsor, actress (Study in Terror)

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1937

Franco-artillery fire on Madrid

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1937

Indians overturn Yankees' 7-6 win by a protest

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1937

US and USSR sign trade treaty

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1938

Carry Tefsen, Dutch actress (Say A)

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1938

Peter Bonerz, Portsmouth NH, actor (Jerry-Bob Newhart Show, 9 to 5)

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