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 This day in History - September 10
408 Historic Events for September 10
1882

Paul Harvey, IL, actor (Calamity Jane, Heldorado, Jamboree)

Birth
1882

1st international conference to promote anti-semitism meets Dresden Germany (Congress for Safeguarding of Non-Jewish Interests)

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1883

Euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist

Birth
1884

Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention

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1885

Carl Clinton Van Doren, US literary (9th Wave)

Birth
1885

Berthold Altaner, German church historian (Patrologie)

Birth
1885

Johannes de Jong, cardinal/archbishop of Utrecht (Handbook)

Birth
1886

Hilda Doolittle, US, poetess (imagisten)

Birth
1887

Giovanni Gronchi, president of Italy

Birth
1888

Ian Fleming, Melbourne Australia, author (James Bond)

Birth
1889

Vilem Petrzelka, composer

Birth
1890

Franz Werfel, Austria, author (40 Days of Musa Dagh)

Birth
1892

Arthur H Compton, US physicist (X-rays)

Birth
1893

Al "Fuzzy" St John, Santa Ana Calif, actor (Lash of the West)

Birth
1894

Londens taxi driver George Smith is 1st fined for drunk driving (œ1)

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1895

Harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64

Death
1896

Elsa Schiaparelli, French fashion designer

Birth
1897

Nancy Keene Lancaster, designer/Collector

Birth
1897

Police shoot at striking mine workers in Penns, kills 20

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1898

S Mallarm‚, writer, dies

Death
1898

Elisabeth AE, empress of Austria/wife of Franz Joseph I, dies at 60

Death
1898

Lord Kitchener's ships sails from Kartoum to Fashoda

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1898

Adele Marie Astaire, Omaha NE, sister of Fred Astaire, entertainer

Birth
1898

Bessie Love, Midland TX, actress (Broadway Melody, Children of Damned)

Birth
1899

2nd quake in 7 days (8.6) hits Yakutat Bay Alaska

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