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1897 Florence Seibert (Pennsylvania-born Biochemist) Florence Seibert Biochemistry Tuberculosis
Sports Figures
1892 Clyde Littlefield (Pennsylvania-born Member of the Track and Field Hall of Fame) Pennsylvania Sports Figures Track and Field Hall of Fame Helsinki Olympics
1905 Helen Wills Moody (California-born Member of the Tennis Hall of Fame) Helen Wills Moody Tennis Hall of Fame
1955 Tony Dungy (Mississippi-born African-American Professional Football Coach) Mississippi Sports Figures Football Coach Noted African Americans National Football League
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1889 The Moulin Rouge in Paris First Opens Its Doors to the Public Paris Stage and Theater Dance Writer's Almanac
1908 Harvester, a Trotter from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Wins the Kentucky Futurity Milwaukee, Wisconsin Horse Racing Crime Economics Wisconsin Historical Society
1976 5.7 Magnitude Earthquake Kills Nine People in Ecuador Ecuador Earthquake Death USGS

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