Today in History for Year 1882 (Part 3)

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 230 of 230

Nov 2nd - Leo Perutz, writer
Nov 8th - Lazare Saminsky, composer
Nov 9th - Joe Hardstaff Sr, cricketer ("Hotstuff" in 1907-08 MCC tour of Aust)
Nov 10th - Max Mell, Austria officer/literary (Donauweibchen)
Nov 11th - King Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (d. 1973)
Nov 13th - John Lowry, Mount Vernon NY, NYC builder (Radio City Music Hall)
Nov 15th - Felix Frankfurter, 80th Supreme Court Justice (1939-62), born in Vienna, Austria
Nov 18th - Amelita Galli-Curci, Italy, operatic soprano (Cave of the Winds)
Nov 18th - Jacques Maritain, France, Catholic philosopher (exponent of St Thomas)
Nov 18th - Wyndham Lewis, English author/painter (Tarr, Apes of God)
Nov 20th - Andy Coakley, baseball player and long-time coach at Columbia University (d. 1963)
Nov 23rd - Johan C T Kikkert, Dutch painter/etcher/critic
Dec 7th - Warren Bardsley, cricketer (great NSW & Aussie opening bat 1909-26)
Dec 8th - Manuel Maria Ponce, Fresnillo Mexico, composer (Estrellita)
Dec 9th - Joaquín Turina, Seville Spain, composer (Rima)
Dec 10th - Otto Neurath, Aust/Brit philosopher (Foundation of Social Sciences)
Dec 11th - Fiorello La Guardia, (Mayor-R- 1933-45), born in NYC, New York
Dec 11th - Max Born, Germany, physicist (quantum mechanics, Nobel 1954)
Dec 11th - Subramanya Bharathy, Indian poet (d. 1921)
Dec 12th - Akiba Rubinstein, Polish chess player (openings theory)
Dec 16th - Jack Hobbs, cricketer (1st-class runs, the most ever)
Dec 16th - John Berry Hobbs, England, 1st cricket played knighted (1953)
Dec 16th - Walther Meissner, German physicist (Meissner effect)
Dec 16th - Zoltán Kodály, Hungarian composer (d. 1967)
Dec 19th - Walter Braunfels, composer
Dec 22nd - Charles Vildrac, Paris France, poet/playwright
Dec 28th - Arthur Eddington, England, astrophysicist/cosmologist/mathematician
Dec 31st - Ben Jones, Missouri, horse trainer (Citation, Whirlaway)
Dec 31st - David Cohen, Dutch historian/chairman (Jewish Council)
Dec 31st - Martin O'Meara, Australian soldier (d. 1935)

Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

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