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 This day in History - September 13
370 Historic Events for September 13
1908

Ray Burns Green, composer

Birth
1909

Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)

Birth
1909

Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)

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1910

Regina Rugby Club forms

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1911

Bill Monroe, Rosine Ky, country singer (Blue Moon of Kentucky)

Birth
1912

Reta Shaw, South Paris Maine, actress (Ghost and Mrs Muir)

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1913

Roy Engle, Mo, actor (Police Chief-My Favorite Martian)

Birth
1913

Alfred Gaul, composer, dies at 76

Death
1914

Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician

Birth
1915

Peter Guy Wykeham-Barnes, fighter Pilot

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1916

Roald Dahl, Norway, sci-fi author (Over to You, Taste, 2 Fables)

Birth
1917

Jon Thorarinsson, composer

Birth
1917

Robert Eugene Ward, Cleveland Ohio, composer (Pantaloon)

Birth
1918

Train accident at Weesp Neth, kills 42

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1918

Ray Charles, Chicago, orch leader (Perry Como)

Birth
1919

Guy Bolton and George Middleton's "Adam and Eve," premieres in NYC

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1920

Carole Mathews, Montgomery Ill, actress (Wilma-Californians)

Birth
1921

Ludwig-Alexander von Battenberg [Mountbatten], adm (WW I), dies at 67

Death
1921

Italo Svevo, writer, dies at 59

Death
1922

136.4øF (58øC), El Aziziyah, Libya in shade (world record)

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1923

Reninca, [Ren‚e Lauwers], Flemish author (Seed in the Wind)

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1923

With Spain's king Alfonso XIII assist, army coup under de Rivera

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1924

Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69

Death
1924

Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Dr Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)

Birth
1924

19th Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Philadelphia (5-0)

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