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 This day in History - September 5
372 Historic Events for September 5
1910

Julian Edwards, composer, dies at 54

Death
1910

Jack Coombs begins a record streak of 53 shutout innings

Event
1910

Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest/musicologist, dies at 70

Death
1912

John Cage, LA Calif, composer (Imaginary Landscape No 1/O'O)

Birth
1913

Phillies and Braves tie record of only 1 run in a double header, Phillies win 1st game 1-0, then a scoreless tie into 10th

Event
1913

Connie Stuart, [Cornelia van Meygard], Dutch cabaret performer

Birth
1914

Gail Kubik, South Coffeyville, Okla, composer (Gerald McBoing Boing)

Birth
1914

French headquarters move to Chatillon-sur-Seine

Event
1914

Battle of Marne (WW I) begins: Germans chase out Russians

Event
1914

Gr Britain/France/Belgium/Russia sign pact of London

Event
1914

Proclamation prohibits Canadian mint from issuing gold coins

Event
1914

Charles P‚guy, French writer/publisher (Clio), dies in battle at 41

Death
1914

Nicanor Parra, Chilean poet (Defense of Violeta Parra)

Birth
1915

35th US Mens Tennis: William Johnston beats McLoughlin (16 60 75 108)

Event
1915

Anti-war conference in Zimmerwald, Switzerland

Event
1916

36th US Mens Tennis: R N Williams III beats Johnston (46 64 06 62 64)

Event
1917

Jack Buetel, Dallas Tx, actress (Outlaw, Half Breed)

Birth
1918

Due to WW I, 15th World Series begins a month early

Event
1920

Margaretha D Ferguson-Wigerink, Dutch author (Anna and her Father)

Birth
1920

Peter Racine Fricker, British composer

Birth
1920

Iron monument unveiled at Stone churches, Flanders

Event
1920

Fons Rademakers, director (Assault)/actor (Daughter of Darkness)

Birth
1920

Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27

Death
1921

Walter Johnson sets strikeout mark at 2,287

Event
1921

Jack Valenti, Pres (Motion Picture Assn of America)

Birth