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 This day in History - September 6
419 Historic Events for September 6
1869

Mine fire kills 179 at Avondale Pennsylvania

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1870

Ship sinks in Gulf of Biskaje; 483 die

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1873

Regular Cable Car service begins on Clay Street

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1876

John J R Macleod, Scottish/Canadian physiologist (Nobel 1923)

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1876

Willem A Bonger, Dutch sociologist/criminologist (Race and Crime)

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1876

Race riot in Charleston SC

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1876

Southern Pacific line from LA to SF completed

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1877

Petar Stojanovic, composer

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1879

Neal Rev Dodd, Iowa, actor (You Belong to Me)

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1880

W G Grace scores 152 in debut Test Cricket innings, v Aust The Oval

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1880

Commencement of 1st Test Cricket in England, v Australia at The Oval

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1880

Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch night club performer (French governess)

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1881

Charlie Dell, NYC, actor (Pickle in the Middle)

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1881

Leo Carrillo, LA Calif, actor (Pancho-Cisco Kid)

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1882

John Powell, composer

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1883

Lord Birkett, England, judge (Nremburg Trials)

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1883

Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson and Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn

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1884

Emerson Whithorne, composer

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1885

Franz T Csokor, Austrian author (Writings on the Wall)

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1885

Otto Kruger, Toledo Ohio, actor (Lux Video Theater, High Noon)

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1886

Queen Victoria establishes Distinguished Service Order (DSO) award

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1888

Joseph P Kennedy, Boston Mass, diplomat, father of JFK, RFK and Teddy

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1889

Fritz Knkel, German physicians (Angewandte Characterize)

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1889

King Kabaka Mwanga of Buganda resigns

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1890

Clara Kimball Young, Illinois, actress (Return of Chandu)

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