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  • 20 Jews killed when a bomb is thrown into Jewish quarter of Cairo (1948)
  • Price is Right model Janice Pennington is knocked out by a TV camera (1988)
  • Mauritius and Willem van Nassau occupy Devente (1591)
  • Battle of Kinston North Carolina and Battle of Abingdon VA (1864)
  • 12nd Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Robert Stack and Jane Wyatt (1960)
  • A's Dave Kingman hits his 3rd grand slam and 14th lifetime (1984)
  • Space probe Ulysses begins 2nd passage behind the Sun (1995)
  • French and Spanish crusaders unite against the Almohaden at Toledo (1212)
  • Menahem Begin forms Israeli government (1977)
  • Kelly Saunders is 2nd female baseball Pennsylvania announcer for the Baltimore Orioles (1992)
  • Nelson Mandela lands in New York City to begin a tour of US (1990)
  • Ernie Els win's 1994 Golf U.S. Open (1994)
  • Deutsche Mark introduced in West-Germany (1948)
  • German troops conquer Tobruk, North Africa (1942)
  • Drs at Bethesda Naval remove 2 small benign polyps from Reagan's colon (1986)
  • Netherlands and France sign Treaty of Compiegne (1624)
  • Phillies Larry Jackson beats New York Mets for 18th straight time (1967)
  • 47th NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat Phoenix Suns, 4 games to 2 (1993)
  • US troops occupy Biak (1944)
  • "Almost Crazy" opens at Longacre Theater New York City for 16 performances (1955)

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