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APRIL 19

Performing Artists
1933 Jayne Mansfield (Pennsylvania-born Actress) Pennsylvania Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
1935 Dudley Moore (English Actor ) English Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
1937 Elinor Donahue (Washington-born Actress) Washington Performing Artists Actors Television Internet Movie Database
1968 Ashley Judd (California-born Actress) California Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
1979 Kate Hudson (California-born Actress) Los Angeles Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
Sports Figures
1962 Al Unser, Jr. (New Mexico-born Race Driver) New Mexico Sports Figures Auto Racing
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1980 Alfred Hitchcock (English Filmmaker) Alfred Hitchcock Filmmakers
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1876 Wichita Commission Votes Not to Rehire Policeman Wyatt Earp Witchita, Kansas Wyatt Earp Westward Expansion The History Channel
1897 The First Boston Marathon (15 Participants) Is Run from Ashland, Massachusetts to Boston Boston Massachusetts Distance Running Historic Firsts Boston Marathon The New York Times
1924 WLS Chicago First Airs the National Barn Dance Chicago Radio WLS
1929 The Fox Theater Is the Last Music Hall to Open in Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington Stage and Theater Music History Link
1934 Shirley Temple's Stand Up & Cheer Premieres Shirley Temple Film Internet Movie Database
1938 RCA-NBC Begins First Regular Television Broadcasting NBC Corporate Information Television The History Channel
1956 Grace Kelly Marries Prince Rainier Monaco Political and Social Leaders Grace kelly Actors Film BBC

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