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 This day in History - September 30
407 Historic Events for September 30
1885

Bechuanaland becomes a British protectorate

Event
1887

Volunteer (US) beats Thistle (Scotland) in 8th America's Cup

Event
1887

Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure "Five Orange Pips" (BG)

Event
1888

Elizabeth Stride, Long Liz, English, murdered by Jack the Ripper at 45

Death
1888

"Jack the Ripper" butchers 2 more women, Liz Stride and Kate Eddowes

Event
1888

Catherine Eddowes, English, murdered by Jack the Ripper at 45

Death
1894

Dirk J Bush, Dutch/US mathematician (Concise History of Mathematics)

Birth
1895

France proclaims a protectorate over Madagascar

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1897

Lil Dagover, [Marta-Maria Lillits], Pati Java, actress (Spiders)

Birth
1898

Ren‚e Ador‚e, French/US singer/actress (Tfolies-BergŠre, Mr Wu)

Birth
1898

Felix Kersten, Baltic-German/Finnish masseuse (Heinrich Himmler)

Birth
1898

Johannes Rontgen, composer

Birth
1898

City of NY established

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1899

Hendrik Marsman, Dutch poet/writer/critic

Birth
1900

Otto Roesch, paleontologist

Birth
1902

Piet[er J] "Piet" Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52)

Birth
1904

Frank Lawton, London England, actor (Devil Doll, Invisible Ray)

Birth
1904

White Sox lefty Doc White, pitches his 5th shutout in 18 days

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1904

Sigurd Lie, composer, dies at 33

Death
1905

Michael Powell, English director/screen writer/producer (Red Shoes)

Birth
1905

Nevill Francis Mott, physicist

Birth
1905

Ralph Forbes, London England, actor (Romeo and Juliet, Daniel Boone)

Birth
1906

Eamonn O Gallagher, composer

Birth
1906

John I M Stewart, British detective writer (Comedy of Terrors)

Birth
1906

Michael John Innes Mackintosh Stewart Innes, writer

Birth