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Events in History

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  • Sandra Palmer wins LPGA National Jewish Hospital Golf Open (1973)
  • Guinee-Bissau becomes independent of Portugal (1974)
  • Space Shuttle vehicle moves to Launch Complex 39A for STS-2 mission (1981)
  • Battle at Crecy-England's longbows defeat France, cannons used for 1st time in battle (1346)
  • Russian army atacks Austrian army in Galicia (1914)
  • Bo Jackson hits 4th of 4 consecutive HRs (1990)
  • David Eisenhower writes his last sports column (1973)
  • West India Company conquerors Sao Paulo de Loanda, Angola (1641)
  • Lara completes 7th Test Cricket century, 179 at The Oval (1995)
  • 7,000 Jews are rounded up in Vichy-France (1942)
  • 10-year-old Mary Boitano is 1st woman to win 6.8-mile Dipsea Race in Marin County, California, beating a field of 1,500 runners (1973)
  • Dutch 2nd Chamber demands U.S. stop bombing North Vietnam (1967)
  • Betsy King wins LPGA Columbia Savings Golf Classic (1984)
  • 1st kindergarten public school opens in St. Louis (1873)
  • Trumbull Conn, is 1st U.S. team since 1983 to win Little League WS (1989)
  • 39th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (4-1) (1950)
  • Andrew Symonds hits 20 sixes in match for Gloucs vs. Glamorgan (1995)
  • French government claims no knowledge of assault on Rainbow Warrior (1985)
  • People's uprising against Anna of Austria and Cardinal Mazarin (1648)
  • 33rd U.S. Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats R N Williams (64 57 63 61) (1913)

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