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 This day in History - September 1
435 Historic Events for September 1
1901

Construction begins on NY Stock Exchange

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1902

Tinker, Evers, and Chance appear together for 1st time

Event
1903

Charles Renouvier, French philosopher (neo criticism), dies

Death
1904

Ray Flaherty, AFL/NFL/AAFC coach (NY Giants)

Birth
1904

Johnny Mack Brown, Dothan AL, actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail)

Birth
1905

Gervase Hughes, composer

Birth
1905

Alberta and Saskatchewan become 8th and 9th Canadian provinces

Event
1906

Alberta adopts Mountain Standard Time

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1906

British New Guinea becomes Australian Papua New Guinea

Event
1906

Joseph Harris (Boston) and Jack Coombs (A's) pitch complete 24 inn game

Event
1906

NY Highlanders win 6th game in 3 days from Wash (3 straight DHs)

Event
1906

Papua placed under Australian administration

Event
1907

Joaquin Balaguer, president Dominican Republic

Birth
1907

Walter Reuther, labor leader/president (UAW and CIO)

Birth
1908

Jean Crepin, soldier/industrialist

Birth
1910

Jack Hawkins, London, actor (Ben-Four Just Men, Zulu, Malta Story)

Birth
1911

Komei Abe, composer

Birth
1911

Marinus Ruppert, Dutch chairman (CNV)/trade union leader

Birth
1911

M Fourny sets world aircraft distance record of 720 km

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1912

Samuel Coleridge Taylor, African-British composer, dies at 37

Death
1912

Sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62

Death
1913

Yuan Shikai captures Nanjing "2nd Chinese revolution"

Event
1913

George Bernard Shaws "Androcles and the Lion," premieres in London

Event
1914

St Petersburg, Russia changes name to Petrograd

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1914

Von Glucks army meets up with British expeditionary army

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