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 This day in History - September 1
435 Historic Events for September 1
1870

Napoleon III captured at Sedan

Event
1873

Guy Standing, English actor (Cradle Song)

Birth
1874

Ismar Elbogen, German/US rabbi (Encyclopedia Judaica)

Birth
1874

Heinrich Otto Ludwig, composer

Birth
1874

Sydney General Post Office opens in Australia

Event
1874

28th Postmaster General: Marshall Jewell of Conn takes office

Event
1875

Edgar Rice Burroughs, US, sci-fi author (Tarzan of Apes, Mars Saga)

Birth
1878

1st female telephone operator starts work (Emma Nutt in Boston)

Event
1880

Antoon Jurgens, margarine maker, dies at 75

Death
1886

Neth's New Code of Criminal law enforced

Event
1886

Othmar Schoeck, composer

Birth
1887

Blaise Cendrars, [Fr‚d‚ric Sauser-Hall], Swiss poet/writer

Birth
1887

Otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar

Birth
1887

Dutch Amateur Photography Cooperation established

Event
1888

Dutch Railway Deventer-Almelo opens

Event
1890

1st baseball tripleheader-Boston vs Pittsburgh

Event
1893

Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japans/US painter/etcher/lithographer

Birth
1895

Edit Angold, Germany, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel)

Birth
1896

Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62

Death
1898

Dutch soccer team Receiver forms

Event
1898

Marilyn Miller, [Renolds], US actress (Sunny)/wife of Jack Pickford

Birth
1898

Lord Kitcheners army bombs Omdurman Sudan

Event
1900

Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht)

Birth
1900

Kazimierz Wilkomirski, composer

Birth
1900

Richard Arlen, Virginia, actor (Alice in Wonderland, Crawling Hand)

Birth