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 This day in History - September 13
370 Historic Events for September 13
1882

Battle at Count el-Kebir: British troops invade Egypt

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1882

Henri Potiron, composer

Birth
1883

Hugh Daily, a one-armed pitcher for Cleveland (Forest City), tosses 1-0 no-hitter against Phila

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1883

Cleveland Hugh Daily no-hits Phila 1-0

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1886

Alain L Lovke, philosopher

Birth
1889

Pierre Reverdy, French author/poet (Coeur de ChŠvre)

Birth
1890

Cecil Rhodes' colonies hoist Union Jack in Mashonaland and Salisbury

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1894

John B[oynton] Priestly, author (Good Companions)/wed Jessica Hawkes

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1894

Anton Roosjen, Dutch politician/NCRV-chairman

Birth
1894

Alexis-Emmanuel Chabrier, Fr composer (Espa¤a, L'‚toile), dies at 53

Death
1895

Ruth McDevitt, Coldwater Mich, actress (Jo-All in the Family)

Birth
1896

Morris Kirksey, US, 4 X 100m (Olympic-gold-1920)

Birth
1897

Gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer

Birth
1898

20,000 Paris construction workers go on strike

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1898

Hannibal Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film

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1899

Anton Constandse, Dutch anarchist/writer

Birth
1901

Philip Dorn, Scheveningen Netherlands, actor (I Remember Mama)

Birth
1902

Leland Hayward, US producer (Spirit of St Louis)

Birth
1902

Hermine Heijermans, Dutch actress/author

Birth
1903

Claudette Colbert, [Lily Chauchoin], Paris, actress (Texas Lady)

Birth
1904

Gladys George, Patten Maine, actress (Roaring Twenties)

Birth
1906

Georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66

Death
1906

1st airplane flight in Europe

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1907

Victor Reinganum, artist

Birth
1907

Interprovincial Rugby Football union (Big Four) forms with Hamilton Tigers, Toronto Argonauts, Ottawa Rough Riders and Montreal Foot Ball

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