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 This day in History - September 15
430 Historic Events for September 15
1873

Last German troops leave France

Event
1875

Jeanne-Louise Farrenc, composer, dies at 71

Death
1876

Frank E Gannett, Rochester, newspaper publisher (Gannett)

Birth
1876

Bruno Walter, [B W Schlesinger], Berlin Germany, conductor (NY Phil)

Birth
1879

Pim Mulier forms "Haarlem Football Club"

Event
1880

William Hauser, composer, dies at 67

Death
1881

Ettore Arco Isidoro Bugatti, Milan, race car builder (Amaz Bugattis)

Birth
1882

British general Wolseley occupies Cairo

Event
1883

Joseph AF Plateau, Belg physicist (Blue Moon), dies

Death
1884

Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer

Birth
1885

Juliusz Zarebski, composer, dies at 31

Death
1887

Jean/Hans Arp, French/Swiss statues artist/poet

Birth
1887

Phila celebrates 100th anniversary of US Constitution

Event
1888

Philibert Schmitz, Belgium, historian (Ordre the St-BenoŇít)

Birth
1889

Robert Benchley, Worcester MA, humorist (My 10 Years in a Quandary)

Birth
1890

Frank Martin, Geneva Switzerland, composer (In Terra Fax)

Birth
1890

Claude McKaye, Jamaica/US author (Songs of Jamaica, Banjo)

Birth
1890

Agatha Christie, mystery writer (Murder on Orient Express)

Birth
1894

Japan defeats China in Battle of Ping Yang

Event
1894

Jean Renoir, French director (Madame Bovary, Nana, Grand Illusion)

Birth
1895

Jan Kleczynski, composer, dies at 58

Death
1896

Tadeusz Szeligowski, composer

Birth
1898

John J Slauerhoff, Dutch ship's doctor/writer/poet (El Dorado)

Birth
1898

National Afro-American Council forms in Rochester NY

Event
1899

Milton S Eisenhower, Dwight's brother/pres (Pennsylvania State)

Birth