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 This day in History - September 20
395 Historic Events for September 20
1881

Walter Kingsford, Redhill England, actor (My Favorite Blonde)

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1883

Maria Baers, Flemish social female worker/senator

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1883

John G van Dillen, historian (Of Wealth and Oligarchists)

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1883

Albrecht G Alt, German theologist (Der Gott der V„ter)

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1884

Equal Rights Party nominates female candidates for Pres and VP

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1884

6.2 mile Arlberg railroad tunnel completed in Austria

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1884

Piotr Rytel, composer

Birth
1885

Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton, New Orleans, jazz pianist/composer

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1886

Charles Walter Stansby Williams, songwriter

Birth
1886

John Liptrot Hatton, composer, dies at 77

Death
1892

Patricia Collinge, Dublin Ireland, actress (Tender Comrade)

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1893

Hans H B Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic)

Birth
1896

John Mcdermott wins 1st US marathon (NYC)

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1896

Gottfried Conradi, composer, dies at 76

Death
1896

Fjodor I Panfjorov, Russian author (Volga) [NS=Oct 2]

Birth
1897

Karel Bendl, composer, dies at 59

Death
1897

Efim Golishev, composer

Birth
1898

Theodor Fontane, German author (Der Stechlin), dies at 78

Death
1899

Elliot Nugent, director (And so They were Married)

Birth
1900

Uuno Kalervo Klami, composer

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1900

Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil general/pres (1964-67)

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1900

Wilhelm Weismann, composer

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1901

Leo Justinus Kauffmann, composer

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1902

Chic White Sox Jim Callahan no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0

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1902

Kermit Maynard, Vevey Ind, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup)

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