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Saturday, January 27, 2018.



Birthdays


1546 Joachim III Frederick, elector (Brandenburg)
1556 Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)
1592 Pierre de La Barre, composer
1662 Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist
1679 Jean-Fran‡ois de Troy, French painter
1701 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
1715 Vaclav Kalous, composer
1720 Samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror)
1723 Johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet
1756 Wolfgang A Mozart, musical prodigy (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik)
1756 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austria, musical prodigy/composer (Figaro)
1756 Wolfgang A Mozart, musical prodigy (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik)
1775 Friedrich von Schelling, Germany, philosopher (Views on Christianity)
1775 Manuel del Popolo Vicente Rodriguez Garc¡a, Spanish tenor/composer
1784 Martin-Joseph Mengal, composer
1805 Samuel Palmer, London, painter/etcher (Valley of Vision)
1806 Juan Cris¢stomo Arriaga y Balzola, Spanish composer
1808 David F Strauss, Germany, theologist (Jesus' Life)
1818 R. Baltzer --1887
1818 R. Baltzer --1887
1818 R. Baltzer --1887
1818 R. Baltzer --1887
1818 R. Baltzer --1887
1822 Thomas Leiper Kane, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1883
1823 Edouard-Victoire-Antoine Lalo, France, composer (Symphonie Espagnole)
1824 Jozef Isra‰ls, Dutch painter
1826 Richard Taylor, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1879
1828 Louis Schubert, composer
1828 Samuel Allen Rice, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1830 Georg Hellmesberger, composer
1830 William Henry Fitzhugh Payne, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1832 Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (you know him as Lewis Carroll)
1832 Lewis Carroll, [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson], auth (Alice in Wonderland)
1832 Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (you know him as Lewis Carroll)
1834 Dmitri Mendeleev, discoverer of periodic table (or 1919)
1834 Dmitri Mendeleev, chemist (discovered periodic table of the elements)
1834 Robert Sanford Foster, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1834 Dmitri Mendeleev, discoverer of periodic table (or 1919)
1836 Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (masochism)
1850 Samuel Gompers, 1st president of American Federation of Laborers
1850 Samuel Gompers, Dutch/US 1st president (American Federation of Labor)
1850 Samuel Gompers, 1st president of American Federation of Laborers
1851 Rafael Obligado, Argentina, writer (Santos Vega)
1856 F.H. Schur --1932
1856 F.H. Schur --1932
1856 F.H. Schur --1932
1856 F.H. Schur --1932
1856 F.H. Schur --1932
1858 Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Dutch/French/Belgian painter's model/writer
1859 Wilhelm II, Potsdam, German emperor (1888-1918)
1867 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer
1868 Cato Engelen-Sewing, Dutch soprano prima donna (Dutch Opera)
1869 Will Marion Cook, composer
1872 Learned Hand, Albany NY, Chief judge (US Court of Appeals)
1882 Giuseppe Prezzolini, Italy, writer (La Voce, La Cultura Italiano)
1885 Jerome Kern, Broadway composer
1885 Eduard Knneke, German composer (Vetter aus Dingsda)
1885 Jerome Kern, NYC, Broadway composer (Showboat, Roberta)
1885 Jerome Kern, Broadway composer
1887 Carl Blegen, Minneapolis, archaeologist (excavator at Troy, Pylos)
1889 Balthasar van der Pol, physicist (Comparison of Van der Pol)
1891 Ilja Ehrenburg, writer
1892 Mitya Stillman, composer
1894 Fritz Pollard, early black NFL star (1920-26)
1895 Claudio Carneyro, composer
1895 Joseph Rosenstock, Cracow Poland, conductor (Nippon Phil Orch 1936-41)
1899 Granville English, composer
1900 Hyman G Rickover, US Admiral (father of modern nuclear navy)
1901 Art Rooney, NFL team owner (Pittsburgh Steelers)
1901 Willy Fritsch, German actor (Spies, Women in the Moon)
1903 John Eccles, British physiologist/neurologist
1905 Howard McNear, LA Calif, actor (Floyd-Andy Griffith Show, Jetsons)
1905 Luther Diamond, radio personality
1906 Radames Gnattali, composer
1907 Henry Cotton, English golf champion (won 3x British Open)
1908 William Randolph Hearst Jr, newspaper publisher (Hearst Publishing)
1911 Benay Venuta, SF Calif, actress (Annie Get Your Gun, Call Me Mister)
1911 George Pope, cricketer (Eng pace bowler, 1-49 & 0-36 in his only Test)
1912 Lawrence Durrell, Indian/British writer (Private Country)
1913 Milton Adolphus, composer
1913 Valery Viktorovich Zhelobinsky, composer
1914 Anna Larina, revolutionary
1915 Jack Brymer, clarinettist
1917 Dunboyne, Lord
1917 Merrivale, Lord
1918 Skitch Henderson
1918 Skitch Henderson
1918 Skitch Henderson
1918 Skitch Henderson
1918 Skitch Henderson
1918 Elmore James, musician (Dust My Broom)
1918 Skitch Henderson, Birmingham England, orch leader (Tonight Show)
1919 David Seville, [Ross Bagdasarian], Fresno Calif, (Alvin & Chipmunks)
1919 H D Halsey, Bishop of Carlisle
1919 Nina Milkina, pianist
1921 Donna Reed
1921 Donna Reed
1921 Donna Reed
1921 Donna Reed
1921 Donna Reed
1921 Donna Reed, Denison Iowa, (From Here to Eternity, Wonderful Life)
1922 Wilfrid Bourne, QC/Clerk of the Crown in Chancery
1924 Alexander Georgiyevich Chugayev, composer
1924 Kenneth Corfield, CEO (STC)
1924 Rauf Denktasj, Turkish-Cypriot politician
1924 Rix, Lord
1924 Sabu, [Dastagir], India, actor (Elephant Boy, Drum)
1924 William van Straubenzee, British MP
1925 Geoffrey Tucker, British political consultant
1925 John Bury, designer
1927 Doretta Morrow, NYC, actress (Because You're Mine)
1927 Joe Perry, AAFC/NFL Hall of Fame fullback (SF 49ers, Balt Colts)
1927 Michael Craig, Poona India, actor (Escape 2000, Vault of Horror)
1927 Nancy Dickerson, journalist (NBC)
1928 Jean-Michel Damase, composer
1929 Ingrid Thulin, Solleftea Sweden, actress (Cries & Whispers, Damned)
1929 Richard Du Cann, lawyer QC
1930 Bobby "Blue" Bland, Rosemark TN, blues singer (Call on the Drummer)
1930 Esteban Edward Torres, (Rep-D-CA, 1983- )
1930 Roger Sims, British MP
1931 John Hopkins, writer
1931 Mordecai Richler, Montr‚al author, (Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz)
1931 Rudi Maugeri, rocker (Crew Cuts)
1931 Vinson, Lord
1932 Neville Trotter, British MP
1933 Mohamed Al Fayed, CEO (Harrods)
1933 Rita Hennessy, matron-in-chief (QARANC)
1934 Donald Spiers, controller (Aircraft MoD)
1934 Edithe Cresson, premier of France (1991-92)
1934 Federico Mayor Zaragoza, Barcelona Spain, UNESCO director (1987- )
1934 Julian Ogilvie Thompson, CEO (De Beers)
1935 Gillian Beer, professor/president (Clare Hall-Cambridge)
1936 Troy Donahue
1936 Troy Donahue
1936 Troy Donahue
1936 Troy Donahue
1936 Troy Donahue
1936 Ismail Kadare, Albanian author/poet (Dimri i Madh)
1936 Troy Donahue, NYC, actor (Surfside Six, Cockfighter, Hawaiian Eye)
1937 John Ogdon, Manchester England, pianist/composer
1938 Kim Gardner, rocker (Byrds)
1938 Timothy Elworthy, Captain of The Queen's Flight
1939 Mike Hill, Jackson MI, PGA golfer (1977 Ohio Kings Island Open)
1939 N R Bomford, head master (Harrow School)
1939 Rawlings, Baroness
1939 Tigran Yegiayi Mansuryan, composer
1940 Brian T O'Leary, Boston Mass, astronaut
1940 Harry Kmel, Flemish director (Monsieur Hawarden)
1942 James Cromwell, LA Calif, actor (Stretch-All in the Family, Babe)
1942 Petr Kotik, composer
1943 A H Harper, CEO (Baltic Exchange)
1943 Cumberlege, Baroness
1944 Kevin Coyne, rocker
1945 Mairead Corrigan-Maguire, North Irish peace activist (Nobel 1976)
1945 Nicholas Berkeley Mason, drummer (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall)
1945 Nick Mason, rock drummer (Pink Floyd-Money)
1946 Kim Gardner, England, rock bassist (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke)
1947 Nedra Telley, NYC, vocalist (Ronettes-Be My Little Baby)
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov
1948 Chuck Larsen, rocker (Snuff)
1948 Mikhail Baryshnikov, Riga Latvia, ballet dancer (That's Dancing)
1949 Lifford, Viscount
1951 Brian Downey, rock drummer (Thin Lizzy-Boys are Back in Town)
1951 Scott Lane, NYC, actor (Gary-McKeever & the Colonel)
1951 Seth Justman, Wash DC, rock keyboardist (J Geils Band-Centerfold)
1952 Brian Gottfried, Baltimore Md, tennis star (Wimbledon Doubles 1976)
1952 Peter Garland, composer
1954 Kimberly J "Kim" Hughes, Australian cricketer
1955 Mimi Rogers, Coral Gables Fla, actress (Paper Dolls, The Rousters)
1955 Richard Young, Glasgow Ky, singer (Kentucky Headhunters-Davy Crockett)
1956 Fred Quillan, Portland Oregon, WLAF offensive coach (Frankfurt Galaxy)
1957 Frank Miller, US, comicbook writer (Batman-The Dark Knight Returns)
1958 Alan Milburn, British MP
1958 Charles Waltz, rocker (Shooting Star)
1959 Cris Collinsworth
1959 Cris Collinsworth
1959 Cris Collinsworth
1959 Cris Collinsworth
1959 Cris Collinsworth
1959 Chris Collinsworth, NFL wide receiver/TV sportscaster
1959 Patti Cohoon, Whittier Calif, actress (Molly-Here Come the Brides)
1961 Charlotte Kemp, Omaha Ne, playmate (Dec, 1982)
1961 Gillian Gilbert, Manchester England, rocker (New Order-Round & Round)
1961 Jean-Paul Banos, Lavelanet France, Canada sabre (Oly-9/10-88, 92, 96)
1961 Karen Velez, Rockville Ctr NY, playmate (December, 1984)
1961 Margo Timmins, singer (Cowboy Junkies)
1961 Martin Degville, rocker (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
1961 Rudi Mauger, rocker (Crew Cuts)
1962 James F Doehring, Santa Barbara CA, shot putter (Olympics-silver-1992)
1962 Michael Collins, clarinettist
1964 Bridget Fonda
1964 Bridget Fonda
1964 Bridget Fonda
1964 Bridget Fonda
1964 Bridget Fonda
1964 Bridget Fonda, LA Calif, actress (Scandal, Single White Female)
1964 Cathy Podewell, Calif, actress (Dallas)
1964 Inga Thompson, Reno Nevada, US cyclist (Olympic-8th-88, 84, 92)
1964 Jack Haley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
1964 Migi, [Miguel Drummond] rock (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Your Distance)
1964 Woody Austin, Tampa FL, PGA golfer (1995 Buick Open)
1965 Igor Matoushkin, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Oly-98)
1966 Michael De Angelis, hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998)
1966 Tamlyn Tomita, Okinawa, actress (Karate Kid 2, Ming Li-Santa Barbara)
1967 Alfred Oglesby, NFL defensive tackle (Cin Bengals)
1967 Carrington Garland, LA Calif, actress (Kelly Capwell-Santa Barbara)
1967 Dave Manson, Prince Albert, NHL defenseman (Winnipeg Jets)
1967 Laura Golarsa, Italy, tennis star
1967 Sue Palmer, Collingwood Ontario, cyclist (Olympics-96)
1968 Anthony Pleasant, NFL defensive end (Cleve Browns, Atlanta Falcons)
1968 Eric Wedge, US baseball catcher (Boston Red Sox)
1968 Matt Stover, NFL kicker (Cleve Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
1968 Mike Patton, Eureka Ca, rocker (Faith No More-The Real Thing)
1968 Reggie Johnson, NFL tight end (Phila Eagles)
1968 Rusty Meacham, Stuart FL, pitcher (KC Royals, Seattle Mariners)
1968 Tracy Lawrence, Atlanta Tx, country singer (Sticks & Stones)
1969 Kristen Danihy, Lawton Okla, team handball circle/wing (Olympics-1996)
1969 Phil Plantier, Manchester NH, outfielder (SD Padres, Red Sox, A's)
1969 Shane Thomson, NZ cricket off-spin all rounder (since 1990)
1970 Carlos Javier Bernardo, Dutch prince
1970 Dario Brose, Queens NY, US soccer halfback (Olympic-92)
1970 Dean Headley, cricket (grandson of George, England ODI quick 1996)
1971 Mark Noordlander, soccer player (Sparta)
1971 Patrice Brisebois, Montreal, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens)
1972 Bryant Young, NFL defensive tackle (SF 49ers)
1972 Chad Askew, NFL wide receiver (NY Jets)
1972 Mark Lawrence, Burlington, NHL right wing (Dallas Stars)
1973 Eddie Davis, CFL cornerback (Calgary Stampeders)
1973 Margot Bourgeois, Miss Universe-3rd place (Trinidad & Tobago, 1997)
1975 Chaminda Vaas, brilliant Sri Lankan cricket pace bowler (1994- )
1976 Haimish Karrasch, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1976 Mike Ferrier, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (FC Volendam, Salernitana)
1976 Rhett Warrener, Shaunavon, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
1979 Jessica Lynn Ferdinand, Miss New York Teen USA (1997)
1981 Jonny Lang, blues musician

Events


672 St Vitalian ends his reign as Catholic Pope
847 Sergius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
1302 Dante becomes a Florentine political exile
1538 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
1556 Willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies
1593 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
1662 1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)
1671 Pirate Henry Morgen lands at Panama City
1710 Czar Peter the Great sets 1st Russian state budget
1736 Abdication of Stanislas, last king of Poland
1778 Piccinni's opera "Roland" premieres, Paris
1785 1st US state university chartered, Athens Georgia
1823 Pres Monroe appoints 1st US ambassadors to South America
1864 Battle of Fair Gardens, TN
1864 Civil War skirmish at Kelly's Ford, Va
1870 1st sorority (Kappa Alpha Theta) (DePauw U in Greencastle, Indiana)
1870 After accepting 15th amendment, VA is readmitted to Union
1870 Manitoba & Northwest Territories incorporated
1880 Thomas Edison granted patent for an electric incandescent lamp
1880 Thomas Edison granted patent for an electric incandescent lamp
1880 Thomas Edison patents electric incandescent lamp
1886 1st British govt of Salisbury resigns
1888 National Geographic Society founded in Washington, DC
1888 National Geographic Society founded in Washington, DC
1888 National Geographic Society organizes (Wash DC)
1891 Mine explosion kills 109 at Mount Pleasant Pennsylvania
1894 1st college basketball game, U of Chicago beats Chicago YMCA 19-11
1894 Midwinter Fair opens in Golden Gate Park
1896 Tasmania bowl out Victoria for 65 for their 1st ever innings victory
1897 British troops occupy Bida Gold Coast (Ghana)
1900 Social Democrat Party of America (Debs' party) holds 1st convention
1902 5 workers killed on explosion during IRT subway construction (NYC)
1905 Maurice Rouvier forms govt in France
1906 Rudolf Gundersen skates world record 500m at 44.8 sec
1908 Pasipha‰, a satellite of Jupiter, discovered by Melotte
1915 US Marines occupy Haiti
1916 Communist party "Spartacus Letters" 1st published in Berlin
1917 Coen de Koning wins 2nd official 11 cities race (9:53) (record)
1918 "Tarzan of the Apes," 1st Tarzan film, premieres at Broadway Theater
1924 Egyptian king Foead nominates Saad Zaghloel Pasja premier
1924 Lenin placed in Mausoleum in Red Square
1926 1st public demonstration of television.
1926 1st public demonstration of television.
1926 1st public demonstration of television, John L Baird, London
1926 US Senate agrees to join World Court
1927 Harlem Globetrotters play their 1st game
1933 Otto Meisnner dines with British ambassador Rumbold
1934 27th Australian Men's Tennis Open: Fred Perry beat Crawford (63 75 61)
1934 French govt of Chautemps falls (Stavisky Affair)
1934 VARA refuses to hire after commemoration of Marinus Van de Lubbe
1940 -17øF (-27øC), CCC Camp F-16, Georgia (state record)
1941 Peruvian agent Rivera-Schreib‚r warns of Jap assault on Pearl Harbor
1942 -19øF (-27.4øC), Netherland's coldest day since 1850
1943 1st US air attack on Germany (Wilhelmshafen)
1944 Leningrad liberated from Germany in 880 days with 600,000 killed
1944 Casey Stengel, manager of the Boston Braves since 1938, resigns Lou Perini, Guido Rugo, & Joseph Maney buy control of Boston Braves
1945 Nazi occupiers forbid food transport to West (The Netherlands)
1945 Russia liberates Auschwitz & Birkenau Concentration Camp (Poland)
1945 S Romberg, H&D Fields' musical premieres in NYC
1945 Wally van Hall, "banker in defiance," arrested
1948 1st Tape Recorder is sold.
1948 1st Tape Recorder is sold.
1948 1st locomotive to carry 1,000,000 pounds (450,000 kg) operates
1948 1st tape recorder sold
1949 Chinese liner "Taiping" collides with a collier off south China
1950 2nd Emmy Awards: Ed Wynn Show & Texaco Star Theater win
1951 "Peter Pan" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 320 performances
1951 US begins 126 nuclear tests at Nevada Test Site
1953 Netherlands end Marshall aid
1955 "Plain & Fancy" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 476 perfs
1956 NFL's NY Giants switches games from Polo Grounds to Yankee Stadium
1957 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Lake Worth Golf Open
1958 Ferenc Mnnich follows K d r as premier of Hungary
1961 "Sing Along with Mitch" [Miller] premieres on NBC TV
1962 "Family Affair" opens at Billy Rose Theater NYC for 65 performances
1963 Jevgeni Grishin skates world record 500m in 39.6 sec
1963 Sam Rice, Eppa Rixey, Elmer Flick, & John Clarkson elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
1964 "Introducing the Beatles" album released in US
1964 Barlow & Graeme Pollock complete 341 stand at Adelaide Oval
1964 Margaret Chase Smith (Sen-R-Maine) tries for Republican Pres bid
1965 1st ground station-to-aircraft radio communication via satellite
1965 Ground breaking for "Dragon Gateway" at Grant Avenue
1966 Wisc State Circuit Court Judge Elmer W Roller rules either the Braves stay in Milwaukee or NL must promise Wisc an expansion team for 1966
1967 Apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
1967 Apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
1967 Apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
1967 Beatles sign a 9 year worldwide contract with EMI records
1967 New Orleans Saints sign their 1st player (Paige Cothren-kicker)
1967 Treaty banning military use of nuclear weapons in space, signed
1968 "Darling of the Day" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 31 perfs
1969 14 spies hung in Baghdad
1969 9 Jews publically executed in Damascus Syria
1969 Actress Thelma Ritter suffers a heart attack (she dies Feb 5th)
1969 Noordiers vicar Ian Paisley sentenced to 3 years
1970 Movie rating system modifies "M" rating to "PG"
1971 Montgomery St Station, last link in BART, `holed thru'
1973 US & Vietnam sign cease-fire, ending the longest US war
1973 US & Vietnam sign cease-fire, ending the longest US war
1973 UCLA's basketball team wins 61st consecutive game (NCAA record)
1973 US & Vietnam sign cease-fire, ending longest US war & milt draft
1973 US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn
1973 US male Figure Skating championship won by Gordon McKellen Jr
1973 William Rogers & Nguyen Duy Trinh sign US-N Vietnam treaty
1974 "Lorelei" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 320 performances
1976 "Laverne & Shirley" spinoff from "Happy Days" premieres on ABC TV
1976 9th ABA All-Star Game: Denver 144 beats ABA 138 at Denver
1976 Morocco-Algeria battles in Westerly Sahara
1976 Viv Richards scores his 1st Test century against Australia
1977 1st broadcast of "Roots" mini-series on ABC TV
1977 Pres Carter pardons most Vietnam War draft evaders (10,000)
1979 36th Golden Globes: Midnight Express, Jon Voight & Jane Fonda
1979 Islanders ends 23 undefeated games at home streak (15-0-8)
1980 "Comin' Uptown" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 45 perfs
1980 NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 37-27
1982 "Joseph & the Amazing Dreamcoat" opens at Royale NYC for 747 perfs
1982 Mauno Koivisto installed as president of Finland
1982 Phila trades Larry Bowa & Ryne Sandberg to Cubs for Ivan DeJesus
1982 Roberto S Cordova installed as president of Honduras
1982 West Indies beat Australia 3-1 to win World Series Cup
1983 World's longest subaqueous tunnel (53.90 km) opens, Honshu-Hokkaid
1984 John & Yoko release "Milk & Honey" album
1984 LA Kings end Wayne Gretzky's NHL-record 51-game scoring streak
1984 Michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial
1985 "Doug Henning & His World..." closes at Lunt-Fontanne NY after 60 perf
1985 15th Space Shuttle (51-C) Mission-Discovery 3 returns to Earth
1985 Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Mazda Golf Classic
1985 Mark Mckoy cycles world record 50m hurdles indoor (5.25)
1985 NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 22-14
1986 13th American Music Award: Whitney Houston, Huey Lewis & C Gayle
1987 Midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose & Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team
1988 Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approves nomination of Judge Anthony M Kennedy to US Supreme Court
1989 German war criminals Fischer & Aus der Fnten freed
1989 Kevin Johnson (Phoenix) begins NBA free throw streak of 57 games
1989 Okla's linebacker, Mark VanKeirsblilck assaults an Ok grad student
1990 64th Australian Women's Tennis Steffi Graf beats MJ Fernandez (63 64)
1991 79th Australian Mens Tennis: Boris Becker beats I Lendl (16 64 64 64)
1991 Dutch PSP, Pacifist Socialistic Party, disbands
1991 Nadine Strossen is 1st female president of the ACLU
1991 Superbowl XXV: NY Giants beat Buffalo Bills, 20-19 in Tampa Superbowl MVP: Ottis Anderson, NY Giants, RB
1992 "Crazy He Calls Me" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 7 perfs
1992 19th American Music Award: C & C Music Factory, Michael Bolton win
1992 Jane Fonda undergoes arthroscopic surgery on her right knee
1992 Mike Tyson goes on trial for rape (he is found guilty)
1992 Pres candidate Bill Clinton (D) & Genifer Flowers accuse each other of lying over her assertion they had a 12-year affair
1993 DC-3 crashes in Kinshasa, killing 12
1994 "No Man's Land" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 61 performances
1994 Carlos Reina succeeds pres Callejas in Honduras
1994 Romanian social-democrats form government with anti-Semites
1995 69th Australian Womens Tennis: Mary Pierce beats A S Vicario (63 62)
1996 15 day old siamese twins separated-Sarah Morales survives, Sarahi dies
1996 70th Australian Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats Anke Huber (64 61)
1996 Catherine Roskam becomes the 1st NY female Episcopal bishop
1996 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1996 Germany celebrates it's 1st Holocaust Rememberance Day
1996 Monica Seles beats Anke Huber to win Australian Open
1996 Shiv Chanderpaul scores 303* for Guyana v Jamaica at Kingston
1997 "Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus," opens at Gershwin NYC
1997 24th American Music Award: Toni Braxton & Alanis Morissette win
1998 Crane crashes into Roosevelt Is (NYC) Tram, injuring 10
1998 Roland Clarkson discovers 2^3021377-1 (37th known Mersenne prime)
1998 WNBA begins filling rosters of Washington Mystics & Detroit Shock

That's All....

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