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 This day in History - September 23
367 Historic Events for September 23
1899

Marcel Dalio, [Israel Blauschild], Paris France, actor (China Gate)

Birth
1899

Louise Nevelson, sculptor

Birth
1900

Louise Nevelson, US, sculptor (Sky Cathedral)

Birth
1901

Adrian Pitlo, lawyer

Birth
1901

Jaroslav Seifert, Czech poet (Nobel 1984)

Birth
1902

John Wesley Powell, US geologist (Grand Canyon), dies at 68

Death
1904

Francis Younghusbands leaves Lhasa Tibet

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1904

Emile Gall‚, French glass/marble/ceramic artist dies at 56

Death
1904

Wallace "Scotty" Scott, rock vocalist (Whispers)

Birth
1904

Meyer Schapiro, art historian

Birth
1905

Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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1905

Jeno Kenessey, composer

Birth
1906

Jan van Rijswijck, Flemish journalist/mayor of Antwerp, dies

Death
1906

Willard F McMurry, musician

Birth
1907

Jarmila Novotna, soprano (Met Opera)/pres of Czechoslovakia (1957-68)

Birth
1907

Proclamation sets fineness and weight of silver and bronze coins of Canada

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1908

Giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th and disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay and pennant)

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1908

University of Alberta opens

Event
1909

Marianne Straub, weaver

Birth
1910

H J H "Tup" Scott, cricketer (Australian Test captain 1886), dies

Death
1910

Elliot Roosevelt, son of FDR/writer (Murder in the Oval Office)

Birth
1910

Soulima Stravinsky, Lausanne Switz, Russian pianist (Igor's son)

Birth
1911

Earl Ovington becomes 1st air mail pilot

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1912

1st Mack Sennett "Keystone Comedy" movie released

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1912

Mark Sennet presents 1st Keystone Cops film (Cohen Collects a Debt)

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