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 This day in History - September 16
434 Historic Events for September 16
1925

Leopold Fall, composer, dies at 52

Death
1925

Leo Fall, Austria operetta composer (That Pink von Stambul), dies

Death
1926

Rudolf C Eucken, German philosopher (Nobel 1908), dies at 80

Death
1926

St Louis Cards beat Phillies 23-3

Event
1926

Lee Kuan Yew, PM (Singapore)

Birth
1926

Philip Dunning and George Abbott's "Broadway," premieres in NYC

Event
1926

Italian-Romanian peace treaty signed

Event
1926

-22] Hurricane in Florida and Alabama, kills 372

Event
1926

Robert Schuller, televangelist (Glass Cathedral, Hour of Power)

Birth
1926

Tommy "Butch" Bond, actor (Butch-Our Gang)

Birth
1926

John Knowles, US writer (Morning in Antibes)

Birth
1927

Jack Kelly, Astoria Queens, actor (Bart-Maverick, Get Christie Love)

Birth
1927

Peter Falk, Ossining NY, actor (Colombo, Scared Straight)

Birth
1927

Rene Lacoste beats Bill Tilden for US Lawn Tennis Assn title

Event
1928

Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die

Event
1928

Lamine Diakhat‚, Senegal, poet (Primordiale du Sixieme Jour)

Birth
1929

Police shoots at strikers at Maastricht, 2 killed

Event
1929

Dale E Kildee, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1977- )

Birth
1930

Phillies trailing 10-5, score 5 in 9th, then Pirates score 4 in top of 10th, so Phillies score 5 in bottom of 10th to win 15-14

Event
1930

Ken Coates, MEP (Labour)

Birth
1931

Jan Johansson, composer

Birth
1931

St Louis Cards repeat as NL champions with a 6-3 win over Phillies

Event
1931

Blimp is moored to Empire State Building (NYC)

Event
1932

30.8 cm rainfall at Westerly, Rhode Island (state record)

Event
1932

Mickey Stewart, manager (England Cricket Team)

Birth