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Famous Birthdays In 1879

Friday, 03 July 2020

May 06 Bedrich Hrozny, Czech orientalist (d. 1952) was born on this day in history.

May 06 On this day in history birth of johan H T Norlind, Swedish musicologist

May 10 Symon Petlura, Ukrainian statesman (d. 1926) was born in the year 1879.

May 17 In the year 1879 birth of simon Petlyura, Ukrainian independence fighter (d. 1926)

May 19 Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, US/Eng's feminist/ex of Waldorf Astor was born in the year 1879.

May 22 Alla Nazimova, Ukrainian-born actress, scriptwriter, and producer (d. 1945) was born on this day in history.

May 22 Eastwood Lane, composer was born on this day in history.

May 22 Jean Emile Paul Cras, composer was born on this day in history.

May 22 Warwick Armstrong, cricketer (Big Ship Great Aussie skipper 1920-21) was born in the year 1879.

May 23 In the year 1879 birth of dezső Lauber, Hungarian sportsman (d. 1966)

May 24 H. B. Reese, American inventor of Reese's and founder (d. 1956) was born in the year 1879.

May 25 On this day in history birth of w Maxwell Aitken lord Beaverbrook, Canada/English banker

May 27 Hans Lammers, German SS officer (d. 1962) was born in the year 1879.

May 27 On this day in history birth of lucile Watson, actress (Great Lie, Watch on the Rhine, Let's Dance)

May 28 In the year 1879 birth of milutin Milankovic, Yugoslavian astronomer/meteorologist

May 30 Colin Blythe, cricketer (outstanding English slow lefty pre-WW I) was born on this day in history.

May 31 In the year 1879 birth of mark Hambourg, composer

Jun 02 Adolf Herckenrath, Flemish playwright/poet (Avondvlam) was born on this day in history.

Jun 03 Pieter J A Adriani, Dutch tax lawyer was born on this day in history.

Jun 03 On this day in history birth of raymond Pearl, American biologist (d. 1940)

Jun 04 On this day in history birth of mabel Lucie Attwell, English children's author and illustrator (d. 1964)

Jun 05 On this day in history birth of adolf Wiklund, composer

Jun 05 René Pottier, French cyclist (d. 1907) was born in the year 1879.

Jun 05 Robert Mayer, German-born philanthropist (d. 1985) was born in the year 1879.

Jun 06 In the year 1879 birth of l Patrick Abercrombie, English architect

Jun 07 In the year 1879 birth of joan Voûte, Dutch astronomer (d. 1963)

Jun 07 Knud J V Rasmussen, Danish pole explorer (Thule) was born on this day in history.

Jun 09 Dudley Digges was born on this day in history.

Jun 09 Oscar Back, Austrian-Dutch viola player was born in the year 1879.

Jun 10 Benjamin Lambord, composer was born on this day in history.

Jun 11 Max Schreck, German actor (d. 1936) was born in the year 1879.

Jun 11 Roger Bresnahan, baseball player (d. 1944) was born on this day in history.

Jun 11 On this day in history birth of roger P Bresnaham, hall of fame catcher/manager

Jun 13 On this day in history birth of george Gunn, cricketer (elegant English batsman 1907-30)

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Famous Deaths In 1879

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 09 Don Joaquin BF Espartero, fieldmarshall/viceroy of Navarra, dies at 86 in the year 1879.

Jan 13 WF Hendrik the Navigator, prince of Neth/viceroy of Lux, dies at 58 on this day in history.

Jan 16 Octave Crémazie, French Canadian poet (b. 1827) died on this day in history.

Jan 22 On this day in history anthony Durnford, British colonel, dies in battle

Jan 23 Adolf Jensen, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.

Jan 29 Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80 on this day in history.

Feb 11 Honore Daumier, caricaturist/painter, dies on this day in history.

Feb 21 In the year 1879 peter P van Bosse, Dutch liberal minister of Finance, dies at 69

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