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Saturday, January 20, 2018.



Birthdays


1586 Johann Hermann Schein, German composer (Fontana d'Israel)
1622 Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns
1654 Michiel de Swaen, South Netherland physician/poet
1681 Francesco Bartolomeo Conti, composer
1703 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, composer
1716 Carlos III, king of Naples/Spain (1759-88) Pompei/Jesuits
1716 Jean-Jacques Barthlemy, French historical writer (Greek Antiquity)
1732 Richard H Lee, US farmer (signed Declaration of Independence)
1743 Pascal Boyer, composer
1761 Giovanni Domenico Perotti, composer
1762 Jerome-Joseph de Momigny, composer
1763 Theobald Wolfe Tone, Irish patriot
1775 Andr-Marie Ampre, founder of science of electromagnetism
1775 Andr-Marie Ampre, founder of science of electromagnetism
1782 Johan B J F S, archduke of Austria
1806 Nathaniel Willis, writer/editor/founder (American Monthly Mag)
1809 Sebastian de Iradier, Spanish composer (La Paloma)
1812 Ralph Pomeroy Buckland, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1892
1813 Jacon Gartner Lauman, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1867
1820 Anne Jemima Clough, England, promoted higher education for women
1831 Pieter J Joubert, general (South Africa)
1843 Pierre-Paul Cambon, French diplomat (Madrid, Constantinople, London)
1844 Johan Peter Selmer, composer
1847 W R Pettiford, Founder (Alabama Penny Savings Bank)
1855 Amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer
1865 Friedrich A H von Waldeck, brother of queen Emma/last ruler of Waldeck
1866 Richard Le Gallienne, English writer (Maker of Gainborg)
1868 Wilhelm Schfer, German writer (Ein Totschlger)
1870 Guillaume Jean Joseph Nicolas Lekeu, composer
1873 Johannes V Jensen, Danish novelist, poet, essayist (Nobel 1944)
1873 Charles A Ellwood, US, sociologist/psychologist
1873 Johannes V Jensen, Denmark, novelist/poet (Energy Storage, Nobel 1944)
1873 Johannes V Jensen, Danish novelist, poet, essayist (Nobel 1944)
1877 Ruth St Denis, Newark NJ, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses)
1878 Finlay Currie, Scotland, actor (Quo Vadis, Ivanhoe, Avengers)
1883 Betram Home Ramsay, English admiral/Commander Allied Naval Forces
1884 A[braham P] Merritt, US, sci-fi author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!)
1888 Leadbelly, Louisiana, blues 12 string guitarist (Rock Island Line)
1891 Mischa Elman, Talnoye Ukraine, US violinist
1892 Roscoe Ates, Grange Miss, actor (Dep Roscoe-Marshal of Gunsight Pass)
1893 Kaj Birket-Smith, Danish etnologist/anthropologist (Eskimos)
1894 Harold L Gray, creator (Little Orphan Annie)
1894 Walter Hamor Piston, Rockland Maine, composer (Incredible Flutis)
1895 Eva A Jessye, US singer/actress/songwriter (Hallelujah)
1896 George Burns
1896 George Burns
1896 George Burns
1896 George Burns
1896 Nathan Birnbaum (better known as George Burns)
1896 George Burns
1896 Elmer R Diktonius, Finnish musicologist/author (Janne Kubik)
1896 George Burns, [Nathan Birnbaum], NYC, actor/comedian (Oh God)
1896 Rolfe Sedan, NYC, actor (Mailman-George Burns Show)
1896 Nathan Birnbaum (better known as George Burns)
1897 Mae Busch, Australian/US actress (Cowboy Socialist)
1898 Colin Clive, [Greig], St Malo France, actor (Bride of Frankenstein)
1899 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer
1899 Kenjiro Takayanagi, VP (JVC)
1900 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
1900 Doris Deane, WI, entertainer
1903 Leon Ames, Portland Indiana, actor (Mr Ed, Father of the Bride)
1903 Sybil Marion Rosenfeld, theatre historian
1904 Alexandra Danilova, Peterhof Russia, ballerina (Turning Point)
1904 Renato Caccioppoli, Italian mathematician/grandson of Bakunin
1904 Theodore Brameld, author/educator (Use of Explosive Ideas)
1907 Roy Welensky, Premier (Rhodesia/Nyasaland 1956-63)
1908 Ian Peebles, cricketer (Scottish leg-spinner, England 1927-31)
1908 Paula Wessely, Austrian actress/producer (Masquerade)
1908 Wilfred Conwell Bain, composer
1910 Abram Hill, director/playwright/founder (American Negro Theater)
1910 Ennio Porrino, composer
1910 Joy Adamson, naturalist/author (Born Free)
1910 Lauritz Lauritzen, German politician
1910 Nina Verchinina, dancer choreographer/teacher
1912 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
1914 Wensley Pithey, Cape Town South Africa, actor (Winston Churchill-Ike)
1915 C W Ceram, [Kurt W Marek], German/US writer (March of Archaeology)
1915 Joe Hitchcock, darts player (leader of St Dunstan's Four)
1916 Jopie [Johan A] Pengel, premier of Suriname (1963-69)
1916 Walter Bartley, biochemist
1919 Alex Nicol, Ossining NY, actor (Man From Laramie, Air Cadet)
1919 Royalton Kisch, British(?) conductor
1919 Stepan Lucky, composer
1920 DeForest Kelley
1920 DeForest Kelley
1920 DeForest Kelley
1920 DeForest Kelley
1920 Federico Fellini, director (8, Satyricon)
1920 DeForest Kelley
1920 DeForest Kelley, Atlanta GA, actor (Dr McCoy-Star Trek)
1920 Federico Fellini, Rimini Italy, dir (8, Satyricon, La Dolce Vita)
1920 Peter Clemoes, anglo-Saxon scholar
1920 Richard John Copeland Atkinson, archaeologist
1920 Sam M Gibbons, (Rep-D-FL, 1963- )
1920 Federico Fellini, director (8, Satyricon)
1921 Bernt Engelmann, Germany, writer
1922 Lord James Hanson, English industrialist/House of Lords (Conservative)
1922 Ray Anthony, Penn, orch leader (Ray Anthony Show, Peter Gunn Theme)
1924 Yvonne Loriod, Houilles France, pianist
1925 E Cardenal, writer
1925 Edwin Gordon, NYC, VOA correspondant
1925 Eugen Gomringer, writer
1925 George Connol, NFL Hall-of-Famer
1926 Patricia Neal
1926 Patricia Neal
1926 Patricia Neal
1926 Patricia Neal
1926 Patricia Neal
1926 David Eugene Tudor, Phila Penn, composer
1926 Michael Higgins, Brooklyn NY, actor (1918, Wanda, Black Stallion)
1926 Patricia Neal, Packard Ky, actress (Hud, Subject Was Roses)
1926 Robert L Van Citters, cardiology/advisory panelist/UW dean
1927 Geoffrey WT Atkins, British World Champion racket player (1954-72)
1927 Olivier Strebelle, Belgian sculptor/ceramist
1928 Martin Landau, Bkln NY, actor (Mission Impossible, Tucker, Space 1999)
1928 Peter Donat, Kentville Nova Scotia, (Flamingo Road, Different Story)
1928 William Berger, Austria, actress (Adventure of Hercules)
1929 Arte Johnson, Chicago Ill, comedian (Laugh-in, Don't Call Me Charlie)
1930 Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin
1930 Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin
1930 Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin
1930 Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin
1930 Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin
1930 Edwin E "Buzz" Aldrin Jr, Montclair NJ, USAF/astro (Gem 12, Ap 11)
1931 Sawako Ariyoshi, Japanese writer (Compound Pollution, Doctor's Wife)
1931 Thomas Roy Garrett, museum curator
1933 Ron Townson, St Louis Mo, rock vocalist (5th Dimension-Up Up & Away)
1934 Arte Johnson
1934 Arte Johnson
1934 Arte Johnson
1934 Arte Johnson
1934 Arte Johnson
1934 Tom Baker, actor (Angels Die Hard, Vault of Horror)
1936 Eldred G Maduro, minister (Netherland Antilles)
1937 Dorothy Provine
1937 Dorothy Provine
1937 Dorothy Provine
1937 Dorothy Provine
1937 Dorothy Provine
1937 Dorothy Provine, Deadwood SD, actress (Good Neighbor Sam, Darn Cat)
1939 Murle Breer, LPGA golfer
1939 Nalin Chandra Wickramasinghe, Indian astronomer
1940 Carol Heiss Jenkins, NYC, figure skater (Oly-gold/silver-56, 60)
1940 Jorge Peixinho, composer
1942 Slim Whitman, yoddler/country singer (Home on the Range)
1943 Roeland HG "Roel" van Duyn, Dutch Provo politician
1944 Eddie Shah, English publisher (Today, Post)
1944 Isao Okano, Japan, middleweight judo (Olympic-gold-1964)
1944 Lieven Soete, Dutch publicist (Molotov-Ribbentrop-pact)
1945 Eric Stewart, rock guitarist (10cc-I'm Not in Love)
1945 Peter Beckwith, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
1946 David Lynch
1946 David Lynch
1946 David Lynch
1946 David Lynch
1946 David Lynch
1946 David Lynch, Missoula Montana, actor/director (Dune, Eraserhead)
1947 George Grantham, rocker (Poco-Crazy Eyes)
1947 Malcolm McLaren, founded rock group (Sex Pistols-God Save the Queen)
1947 Ronald Townson, rock singer (5th Dimension-We Can Fly)
1948 Anatoly Shcharansky, Soviet human rights activist/migr
1948 Jerry Ross, Ind, Lt Col USAF/astronaut (STS 61B, 27, 37, 55, 74,sk:88)
1948 Melvyn John Pritchard, England, rocker (Barclay James Harvest)
1949 Ivana Trump, former wife of Donald
1949 Kieron Walsh, academic
1950 Henk Batenburgh, cabaret performer/singer (Waaldrecht)
1951 Magomed Omarovich Tolboyev, Russian cosmonaut
1952 Ian Hill, bass guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin the Law)
1952 Paul Stanley, [Eisen], rock guitarist (KISS-Beth)
1955 Joe Doherty, Ireland, IRA activist (jailed in US)
1955 Michael Anthony, rock bassist/singer (Van Halen-Pretty Woman)
1956 Bill Maher, comedian (Politically Incorrect)
1956 John McNally, Naha Okinawa, US rapid fire pistol (Oly-84, 88, 92, 96)
1956 John Phillips Naber, Evanston Ill, swimmer (Olympic-4 gold/silver-76)
1957 Leonard C Clements, Cherry Point NC, PGA golfer (1994 Bob Hope-2nd)
1958 Lorenzo Lamas, LA Calif, actor (Lance-Falcon Crest, California Fever)
1959 Lea Antonoplis, West Covina Cat, tennis star
1963 Scott Fisher, San Jose Calif, Australian basketball forward (Oly-96)
1964 Ozzie Guillen, Oculare del Tuy Venezuela, shortstop (Chic White Sox)
1964 Roger Smith, Freeport Bahamas, tennis doubles player
1964 Ron Harper, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
1964 Victoria Sellers, London England, actress (Crime Zone, Warlords)
1965 Brad Brink, US baseball pitcher (SF Giants, Phila Phillies)
1966 Bert Weidner, NFL guard (Miami Dolphins)
1966 Chris Morris, NBA forward (Utah Jazz)
1966 Rich Gannon, NFL quarterback (KC Chiefs)
1966 Tracii Guns, rock guitarist (LA Guns-It's Over Now)
1967 Joe Pasquale, rocker (Prey)
1967 Mark Stepnoski, NFL center (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
1967 Stacey Dash, Bronx NY, actress (Dionne-Clueless)
1968 Junior Murray, cricketer (WI keeper, no relation to Derryck or David)
1968 Nick Anderson, NBA guard/forward (Orlando Magic)
1969 Andre Romal Cason, Virginia Beach VA, 100m runner
1969 Melissa Rivers, NYC, TV hostess (MTV, CBS Morning News)
1969 Tia Marie Zorne, Las Vegas Nevada, Miss Nevada-America (1991)
1970 Anita St Rose, Miss Universe-Great Britain (1996)
1970 Dennis Hulshof, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
1970 Deon Figures, cornerback (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1970 Marvin Benard, Bluefields Nicaragua, outfielder (SF Giants)
1970 Rob Gaudreau, Lincoln, NHL center (Ottawa Senators)
1970 Ron Carpenter, NFL/WLAF safety (NY Jets, Amsterdam Admirals)
1970 Skeet Ulrich, actor (Scream)
1970 Terry Kirby, NFL running back (Miami Dolphins, SF 49ers)
1970 Thomas "Tom" Murray, Buffalo NY, rower (Olympics-1996)
1971 Gary Barlow
1971 Gary Barlow
1971 Gary Barlow
1971 Gary Barlow
1971 Gary Barlow
1971 Alan Young, NFL defensive end (NY Jets)
1971 Andrei Skabelka, NHL forward (Belarus, Oly-98)
1971 Johnny Mitchell, NFL tight end (NY Jets)
1971 Karin Smith, Miss Minnesota USA (1996)
1972 Alcides Catanho, NFL outside linebacker (NE Patriots)
1973 Eddie Kennison, wide receiver (St Louis Rams)
1973 Jalen Rose, NBA guard (Denver Nuggets)
1974 Calvin Harrison, Orlando Florida, 200m/400m runner
1974 Rae Carruth, wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)
1977 Paul "Goggo" Adams, cricketer (lefty very unorthodox bowler for S Afr)

Events


Reindeer Day
Reindeer Day
250 St Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50)
820 Book of mother, published
1045 Giovanni di Sabina elected Pope Sylvester III
1265 1st English Parliament, called by the Earl of Leicester
1265 1st English Parliament, called by the Earl of Leicester
1265 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1320 Duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
1356 Scottish king Edward Baliol resigns
1503 Casa Contratacion (Board of Trade) found (Spain) to deal with American affairs
1513 Christian II succeeds Johan I as Danish/Norwegian king
1613 Peace of Knrod ends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden
1648 Cornerstone of Amsterdam townhall laid
1667 Treaty of Andrussovo-ends 13 year war between Poland & Russia
1778 1st American military court martial trial begins, Cambridge, Mass
1781 1st edition of Pieter It Hoens "Post of Neder-Rhijn" published
1783 Hostilities cease in Revolutionary War
1785 Samuel Ellis advertises to sell Oyster Island (Ellis Is), no takers
1788 Pioneer African Baptist church organizes in Savannah, Ga
1800 Napoleon I's sister Carolina marries King Joachim Murat of Naples
1801 John Marshall appointed US chief justice
1807 Napoleon convenes great Sanhedrin, Paris
1809 1st US geology book published by William Maclure
1840 Dumont D'Urville discovers Adlie Land, Antarctica
1840 Dutch King Willem II crowned
1841 China cedes Hong Kong to British
1850 Investigator, 1st ship to effect northwest passage, leaves England
1860 Dutch troops conquer Watampone in Celebes
1866 Prim's Insurrection in Spain ends
1868 Florida constitutional convention meets in Tallahassee
1869 Elizabeth Cady Stanton becomes 1st woman to testify before Congress
1870 "City of Boston" vanishes at sea with all 177 aboard
1870 Hiram R Revels elected to fill unexpired term of Jefferson Davis
1872 California Stock Exchange Board organized.
1872 California Stock Exchange Board organized.
1872 Calif Stock Exchange Board organized
1879 British troops under Lord Chelmsford set camp at Isandlwana
1883 Billy Barnes takes a hat-trick, England v Aust MCG
1887 Pearl Harbor obtained by US from Hawaii for use as a naval base
1887 Pearl Harbor obtained by US from Hawaii for use as a naval base
1887 US Senate approves naval base lease of Pearl Harbor
1892 1st basketball game played (Mass)
1910 Ottawa Senators sweep Edmonton in 2 for Stanley Cup (2nd of 1910)
1920 Dutch 2nd Chamber passes school laws
1921 British submarine K5 leaves with man & mouse
1921 Dagestan ASSR forms in RSFSR
1921 Mountain Autonomous Republic established in RSFSR
1921 Turkey declared in remnants of Ottoman Empire
1922 Arthur Honegger's ballet "Skating Rink" premieres, Paris
1925 USSR & Japan sign treaty of Peking, Seychelles back to USSR
1926 2nd German govt of Luther begins
1929 1st talking motion picture taken outdoors "In Old Arizona"
1929 1st talking motion picture taken outdoors "In Old Arizona"
1929 1st feature talking motion picture taken outdoors, "In Old Arizona"
1930 1st radio broadcast of "Lone Ranger" (WXYZ-Detroit)
1934 Japan sends Henry Pu Yi as regent to emperor of Manchuria
1936 Edward VIII succeeds British king George V
1937 Inauguration day, every 4th year
1937 Inauguration day, every 4th year
1937 -45F (-43C), Boca, Calif (state record)
1937 1st Inauguration day on Jan 20th, (held every 4th years there-after)
1939 Charles Ives' 1st Sonate "Concord," premieres
1939 Hitler proclaims to German parliament to exterminate all European Jews
1941 Bla Bartk's 6th string quartet, premieres in NYC
1942 Japanese air raid on Rabaul New Britain
1942 Japanese invade Burma
1942 Nazi officials hold notorious Wannsee conference in Berlin deciding on "final solution" calling for extermination of Europe's Jews
1943 Lead SD, temp is 52F, while 1.5 miles away Deadwood SD records -16F
1943 Operation-Weiss: Assault of German, Italian, Bulgarian & Croatian
1944 RAF drops 2300 ton bombs on Berlin
1945 FDR sworn-in for an unprecedented 4th term as president
1946 F Gouin follows De Gaulle as temporary leader of French govt
1947 Brigadier General Edwin K Wright, USA, becomes deputy director of CIA
1949 J Edgar Hoover gives Shirley Temple a tear gas fountain pen
1949 Pres Truman announces his point 4 program
1950 "Dance Me a Song" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 35 performances
1950 Suriname becomes independent part in Realm of Netherlands
1952 British army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone
1952 Louise Suggs wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open
1953 1st US telecast transmitted to Canada-from Buffalo NY
1953 1st live coast-to-coast inauguration address (Eisenhower)
1954 -70F (-57C), Rogers Pass, Montana (US 48 state record)
1954 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' "Concertino opus 94," premieres
1955 1st atomic sub, USS Nautilus, launched at Groton Conn
1956 Buddy Holly records "Blue Days Black Night" in Nashville
1957 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open
1957 Gomulka wins Poland's parliamentary election
1957 Morton Gould's "Declaration," premieres in Washington, DC
1958 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Tampa Golf Open
1958 KUED TV channel 7 in Salt Lake City, UT (PBS) begins broadcasting
1959 Dmitri Sjostakovitsj' Moscow-Tsjerjomoesjki, premieres in Moscow
1960 Patrice Lumumba sentenced to 6 months in Belgian Congo
1961 Arthur M Ramsay becomes archbishop of Canterbury
1961 Francis Poulenc's "Gloria," premieres in Boston
1961 Robert Frost recites "Gift Outright" at JFK's inauguration
1961 Yugoslav ex-vice-president Milovan Djilas flees
1962 "Kean" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 92 performances
1964 "Meet The Beatles" album released in US
1965 Beatles appear on Shindig (ABC-TV)
1965 Byrds record "Mr Tambourine Man"
1965 JPL proposes modified Apollo flight to fly around Mars & return
1965 Generalissimo Francisco Franco meets with Jewish representatives to discuss legitimizing Jewish communities in Spain
1968 Houston ends UCLA's 47-game basketball winning streak, 71-69
1968 US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming
1968 US male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood
1969 Richard M Nixon inaugurated as president
1969 U of Az reports 1st optical id of pulsar (in Crab Nebula)
1970 20th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 142-135 at Philadelphia
1970 23rd NHL All-Star Game: East beat West 4-1 at St Louis
1970 Super Fight, computer mock championship between Ali & Marciano
1971 Ard Schenk skates world record 1000m (1:18.8)
1971 John Lennon meets Yoko Ono's parents in Japan
1974 4th NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 15-13
1974 7th ABA All-Star Game: East 128 beats West 112 at Virginia
1974 A college basketball game ends 210-67
1974 Essex Comm College beats Englewood Cliffs 210-67 in basketball
1975 5th NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 17-10
1975 Terrence McNally's "Ritz," premieres in NYC
1976 29th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 7-5 at Phila
1977 George Bush, ends term as 11th director of CIA
1977 Mr Knoche, serves as acting director of CIA
1978 Columbia Pictures pays $9.5 million for movie rights to "Annie"
1980 President Jimmy Carter announces US boycott of Olympics in Moscow
1980 US female Figure Skating championship won by Linda Fratianne
1980 US male Figure Skating championship won by Charles Tickner
1980 Superbowl MVP: Terry Bradshaw, Pittsburgh, QB
1980 Superbowl XIV: Pitts Steelers beat LA Rams, 31-19 in Pasadena
1981 US embassy hostages freed in Tehran after 444 days.
1981 US embassy hostages freed in Tehran after 444 days.
1981 52 Americans held hostage in Iran for 444 days freed
1981 Adm Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), ends term as 12th director of CIA
1981 Frank C Carlucci, ends term as deputy director of CIA
1981 Islander Glenn Resch's 25th & last shut-out opponent-Flames 5-0
1981 Ronald Reagan inaugurated as president
1982 7 miners killed in an explosion in Craynor Ky
1982 Honduras constitution goes into effect
1982 Piet Dankert elected chairman of European Parliament
1984 US female Figure Skating championship won by Rosalynn Sumners
1985 Cold front strikes US, at least 40 die (-27F (-33C) in Chicago)
1985 Superbowl XIX: SF 49ers beat Miami Dolphins, 38-16 in Stanford Superbowl MVP: Joe Montana, San Francisco, QB
1986 1st federal holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr
1986 Chunnel announced (railroad tunnel under Canal)
1986 Milt coup in Lesotho under gen-mjr Lekhanya & premier Leabua Jonathan
1987 Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon
1987 Rhino Records 1st #1-Billy Vera & Beaters' "At This Moment"
1988 Andr Hoffman skates world record 1500m (1:52.06)
1988 Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Gov Evan Mecham
1989 Bush inaugurated as 41st president & Quayle becomes 44th vice pres
1989 Wayne Holdsworth takes a wicket 1st ball in 1st-class cricket
1989 Reagan becomes 1st pres elected in a "0" year, since 1840, to leave office alive
1990 47th Golden Globes: Born on 4th of July, Driving Miss Daisy win
1990 US 64th manned space mission STS 32 (Columbia 10) returns from space
1991 "Black & Blue" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 829 performances
1991 "Les Miserables," opens at Pantages Theatre, LA
1991 "Peter Pan" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC or 45 performances
1991 "Shogun - The Musical" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 72 perfs
1991 13th UCP Telethon
1991 Buffalo Bills beat LA Raiders 51-3 for AFC title
1991 Jane Geddes wins LPGA Jamaica Golf Classic
1991 US Patriot missiles begins shooting down Iraqi missiles
1991 Matt Barr's field goal with no time left gives NY Giant 15-13 Victory over defending champs SF 49ers, for NFC title
1992 Australia beat India 2-0 to win the World Series Cup
1992 Score begins selling international soccer cards
1993 Adm Studeman, serves as acting director of CIA
1993 Bill Clinton inaugurated as 42nd president
1995 "Love! Valor! Compassion!" opens at Walter Kerr NYC for 276 perfs
1995 1994-95 NHL Season begin after a lengthy strike
1995 Russian ruble drops to 3,947 per dollar (record)
1996 46th NHL All-Star Game: East beat West 5-4 at Fleet Center Boston
1996 Australia defeat Sri Lanka 2-0 to win World Series Cup
1996 US female Figure Skating championship won by Michelle Kwan
1996 WPAT FM NYC radio station switches to English-Spanish format
1997 Comet Hale-Bopp crosses Mars' orbit
1997 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in New Orleans LA on KKND 106.7 FM
1997 Pakistan defeat West Indies 2-0 to win Aust one-day Series
1998 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts Mama & Papas & Eagles
1998 Warner Brothers TV Network begins Tueday night programming

That's All....

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