Today in History for Year 1866 (Part 2)

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 132 of 132

Sep 25th - Thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
Sep 27th - Tryggve Andersen, Norwegian writer (Fra Cancelliraadens Dage)
Sep 27th - Eurosia Fabris, Italian Catholic Blessed (d. 1932)
Oct 2nd - Charles de Souzy Ricketts, artist
Oct 3rd - Learmont Drysdale, composer
Oct 6th - Reginald Aubrey Fessenden, broadcast 1st program of voice & music
Oct 7th - Martha McChesney Berry, US, founded Berry School for Children
Oct 7th - Wlodimir Ledochowski, Polish-Austrian director of the Society of Jesus (d. 1942)
Oct 12th - Antonie Waldrop, painter/lithographer
Oct 12th - James Ramsay MacDonald, (L) British PM (1924, 1929-35)
Oct 16th - Pieter J Kromsigt, theologist/publicist (Troffel & Sword)
Oct 19th - Clarence Lucas, composer
Oct 25th - Georg Alfred Schumann, composer
Nov 5th - Daniel Protheroe, composer
Nov 7th - Carl Emil Paul Lincke, composer
Nov 7th - Paul Lincke, German composer/conductor/publisher (Frau Luna)
Nov 8th - Herbert Austin, English automobile pioneer (d. 1941)
Nov 12th - Sun Yat-sen, father of modern China (ROC & PRC) (traditional)
Nov 13th - Abraham Flexner, American educator (d. 1959)
Nov 17th - Voltairine de Cleyre, American anarchist (d. 1912)
Nov 20th - Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/1st commissioner of baseball
Nov 28th - Arthur Frederick Augustus "Dick" Lilley, cricket keeper (England)
Architect Henry BaconArchitect Henry Bacon (Nov 28th) Nov 28th - Henry Bacon, Watseka Illinois, American architect (Lincoln Memorial)
Nov 28th - Johannes F "Johan" Bakker Sr, Dutch actor/husband of Truus Soete
Nov 29th - Waldemar von Baussnern, composer
Dec 2nd - Henry Thacker Burleigh, Erie Pa, African American composer (Springarn Medal)
Dec 4th - Vassily V Kandinsky, Russ/Ger/Fr abstract painter (Dreamy Inspiration)
Dec 12th - Alfred Werner, Swiss chemist (Nobel 1913)
Dec 14th - Roger Fry, English artist and art critic (d. 1934)
Dec 22nd - Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer
Dec 28th - Szymon Askenazy, Polish historian and diplomat (d. 1935)
Dec 29th - Joseph Limburg, liberal Second-Member of parliament (1905-19)

Famous Deaths

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