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 This day in History - September 29
638 Historic Events for September 29
1864

Miguel de Unamuno Jugo, Bilbao Spain, philosopher (Ensayos, Teatro)

Birth
1864

Hiram Burnham, US Union-colonel (Chancellorsville), dies in battle

Death
1867

Philip Kleintjes, people's rights leader

Birth
1872

Kiowa-chief Lone Wolf captures Satanta and Big Tree

Event
1872

"3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village

Event
1875

US-Spanish relations decline in wake of Cuban rebellion

Event
1879

Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer

Birth
1879

NL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players

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1884

Boris Asafiev, composer

Birth
1887

Billy Bevan, Orange Australia, actor (White Sin)

Birth
1890

1st pro baseball game, NY Metropolitans beat Washington Nationals 4-2 in 5 innings at Polo Grounds in NYC

Event
1890

Maria Matos, Lisbon Portugal, actress (Menina da R dio)

Birth
1891

Gerda Bj”rne, Varmland Sweden, actress (Familjen Bjork, Hemsoborna)

Birth
1892

1st night football game played (Mansfield, Penn)

Event
1893

Phillip Tead, Somerville Mass, actor (Lightnin', Fighting Blade)

Birth
1893

Fabien Sevitzky, Vishny Volotchok Russia, conductor (Phila Orch)

Birth
1894

Franco Capuana, composer

Birth
1895

Joseph Banks Rhine, Penn, parapsychologist (Extra-Sensory Perception)

Birth
1895

Louis Pasteur, scientist (Pasteurization) dies

Death
1895

Louise Granville, Sydney Australia, entertainer

Birth
1898

French troops reach Guinea and Sudan, Samori caught

Event
1899

Billy Butlin, South Africa, holiday camp promoter

Birth
1899

Jolie Gabor, mother of Magda, Zsa Zsa, and Eva

Birth
1901

Enrico Fermi, Rome, US physicist, gone fission/fermium (Nobel-1938)

Birth
1902

Impresario David Belasco opens his 1st Broadway theater

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