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 This day in History - September 15
430 Historic Events for September 15
1913

Roger "Ram" Ramirez, jazz pianist/composer

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1913

John Mitchell, Nixon's attorney general who went to jail

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1913

Hans Filbinger, German politician (CDU)

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1914

Creighton Abrams, US, army general (Vietnam War)

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1914

Battle of Aisne begins between Germans and French during WW I

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1914

Jacobus Herculas de la Rey, [Uncle Chose], Boer general, dies at 66

Death
1914

Jens Otto Krag, premier of Denmark (1962-68, 71-72)

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1914

US Marines march out of Vera Cruz, Mexico

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1915

John Conte, Plamer Mass, actor (Mantovani)

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1915

Helmut Schoen, football coach

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1915

Boston Braves beat St Louis Cards 20-1

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1916

Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82

Death
1916

Britains 1st use of tanks (Battle of Somme)

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1916

1st tank used in war, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flors, France

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1916

Margaret Lockwood, Karachi India, actress (Lady Vanishes)

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1917

Russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky

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1917

Richard Arnell, composer

Birth
1918

CH Chubb gives Stonehenge to English state

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1919

Fausto Coppi, Italian bicylist (world record 45,798 km)

Birth
1921

Pope Benedictus XV publishes encyclical Alcohol Paraclitus

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1921

WBZ-AM in Boston MA begins radio transmissions

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1921

Roman von Ungern-Sternberg, Russ baron/general, dies

Death
1921

Jan Frank Fischer, composer

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1921

Jackie Cooper, LA Calif, actor/director (Hennesey, People's Choice)

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1922

Catcher Butch Henline is 1st NLer to hit 3 HRs in a game since 1897

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