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Events in History

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  • Cleveland Metroparks' Valley Parkway All Purpose Trails are completed (1984)
  • 1st Negro League World Series: Kansas City, Missouri narchs shuts out Hilldales, 5-0 (1924)
  • "Durham Manifesto" calls for fundamental changes in race relations (1942)
  • Revolution by workers and students in Guatemala (1944)
  • David Mamet's "Life in the Theater," premieres in New York City (1977)
  • Queen Elizabeth II opens Sydney Opera House (1973)
  • Man armed with explosives blows self up in 125 St. subway station (New York City) (1988)
  • Carl Hubbell, 26-6, edges out Dizzy Dean, 24-13, for MVP honors in NL (1936)
  • US president Nixon fires Watergate accuser Archibald Cox (1973)
  • Hank Greenberg is named AL MVP by the BBWAA, Wes Ferrell is runner-up (1935)
  • US and Britain agree to joint control of Oregon country (1818)
  • 1st appearance of cork centered baseball in World Series (1910)
  • Russian tsar allows Polish people to speak Polish (1905)
  • Mass arrests of communists in Indonesia (1965)
  • "No Time for Sergeants" opens on Broadway, starring Andy Griffith (1955)
  • Highest scoring World Series game Blue Jays 15, Phillies 14 in 4h14m (1993)
  • Nobel prize for economy awarded to George Stigler (1982)
  • 30 blocks of Cleveland Oh burns after a liquid gas factory explodes (1944)
  • William Shatner marries Marcy Lafferty (1973)
  • Mad Dog Vachon beats Verne Gagne in Minneapolis, to become NWA champ (1964)

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