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Alfred M. Landon, 26th governor of Kansas, presidential candidate, born September 9, 1887C. B. Schmidt, Kansas immigration agent, born September 7, 1843Happy Birthday to Mort Walker, born in El Dorado on September 3



Tom Leahy, born September 13, 1922,  was involved in Wichita broadcasting including KFH Radio's This Week in History. He became known as the host of Major Astro on KARD and KSAS, and as The Host on KAKE's Nightmare.

Tom Leahy

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On September 2, 1911, A. K. Longren made the first successful flight of a Kansas-made plane. He built Topeka I in a warehouse in downtown Topeka.

A. K Longren and Topeka I

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