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Events in History

Twenty random things that happened on this day...

  • President Reagan criticizes South African state of emergency (1986)
  • Jerry Lee Lewis gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (1989)
  • 17th LPGA Championship won by Kathy Whitworth (1971)
  • Boeing 767 sets nonstop commercial flight, Seattle to Narobi Kenya (1990)
  • England signs Treaty of Madrid (1721)
  • Eagle Ave in the Bronx is cut out and named (1890)
  • 2nd Belgian government of Van Zealand forms (1936)
  • Alec Bedser takes 14-99 (7-55 and 7-44) vs. Australia (1953)
  • Phillies and Cards tie 8-8 in 19 innings (1918)
  • Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of Alliance (world's oldest) signed in London (1373)
  • Opera "Les Vˆpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris) (1855)
  • 1st Nudist Colony opens (1930)
  • Soviet fighters shoot Swedish Dakota down over East Sea, kills 8 (1952)
  • Emile Levassor wins 1st Paris-Bordeaux-Paris auto race (24 kph) (1895)
  • 4th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): Donna Caponi (1976)
  • William D Crum, a South Carolina physician, appointed minister to Liberia (1910)
  • Mrs Alexander Hamilton serves ice cream for dessert to Washington (1789)
  • James J Braddock beats Max Baer in 15 for heavyweight boxing title (1935)
  • Boston Red Sox are 10 games back in AL, and go on to win AL East (1988)
  • Yanks win 13th game of year after losing 36 games (1913)

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