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Events in History

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  • 1st greeting telegram sent in Britain (1935)
  • 500,000th Dutch TV set registered (1959)
  • Paula Gwynn, 22, crowned 21st Miss Black America (1989)
  • English and Dutch troops occupy Gibraltar (1704)
  • Vickers Viscount crashes, 70 die (1992)
  • 42nd PGA Championship: Jay Hebert shoots a 281 at Firestone CC Akron (1960)
  • 124 Unification church couples wed in Korea (1963)
  • Asociacon de Estados del Caribe (AEC) forms (1994)
  • Bkln Dodger Nap Rucker strikes out 16 Pittsburgh Pirates (1909)
  • KTVC TV channel 6 in Ensign, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting (1957)
  • Lauren Howe wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic (1983)
  • China takes British protectorate of Burma (1886)
  • Casey Stengel resigns as manager of New York Mets (1965)
  • Treason of Don Juan in Brussels (1577)
  • Scopes guilty of teaching evolution in a Tennessee High School, fined $100 and costs (1925)
  • 48th PGA Championship: Al Geiberger shoots a 280 at Firestone CC Akron (1966)
  • Trumper a century before lunch 4th Test Cricket vs. England (1902)
  • Gloria Ehret/Judy Kimball wins LPGA Yankee Women's Golf Open (1966)
  • Window tax abolished in Britain (1851)
  • 300 allied bombers drop fire bombs on Allied/German positions (1944)

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