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Twenty random things that happened on this day...

  • Battle of Paris-police kill 210 Algerians (1961)
  • 1st World Series with non-US team, Toronto loses 3-1 to Braves (1992)
  • U.S. Senate approved immigration bill prohibiting hiring of illegal aliens and offered amnesty to illegals who entered prior to 1982 (1986)
  • NY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY (1969)
  • Dallas Green replaces Lou Pinella as manager of New York Yankees (1988)
  • Ivan VI becomes Czar of Russia (1740)
  • Coldest World Series game Yankees vs Cincinnati, 39 degrees F (until 1997) (1976)
  • D Bautista of Mexico completes 20,000 m walk in record 1:20:06.8 (1979)
  • Emmy News and Documentaries Award presentation (1982)
  • Pacific Assoc of AAU votes not to participate in Berlin Olympics (1935)
  • Soyuz 7 returns to Earth (1969)
  • UN passes resolution saying "Zionism is a form of racism" (1975)
  • 5-mo oil embargo by Arab states against U.S. and Netherlands begins (1973)
  • Keith Moore sentenced to 6 years for robbing Sting of $9,000,000 (1995)
  • U.S.S.R. performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR (1982)
  • "Copper and Brass" opens at Martin Beck Theater New York City for 36 performances (1957)
  • "Jackie Mason - Brand New" opens at Neil Simon New York City for 216 performances (1990)
  • Ex-emperor Karel departs Netherland for Spain (1556)
  • Ohio national guard kills 3 lynchers while rescuing a black man (1894)
  • 1st lady Nancy Reagan undergoes a modified radical mastectomy (1987)

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