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Tuesday, November 20, 2018.



Birthdays


1327 Bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan)
1602 Otto von Guericke, invented the air pump
1602 Otto von Guericke, invented the air pump
1602 Otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump)
1606 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
1620 Peregrine White, born on Mayflower to William & Susanna White.
1620 Peregrine White, born on Mayflower to William & Susanna White.
1620 Peregrine White, son of Wm & Susanna White, born aboard Mayflower
1625 Artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1652 Romanus Weichlein, composer
1726 Oliver Wolcott, (Ct-Gov)/signed Decl of Independence [NS=Dec 1]
1752 Thomas Chatterton, English poet (Christabel)
1757 Giovanni Battista Gaiani, composer
1759 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer
1761 Pius VIII, [Francesco S Castiglioni], Italy, 253rd Pope (1829-30)
1765 Friedrich Heinrich Himmel, composer
1766 John Wall Calcott, composer
1781 Karl F Eichhorn, German law historian
1802 James Lawrence Lardner, Comm (Union Navy), died in 1881
1819 douard Joseph Stevens, Belgian animal painter/graphic artist
1830 Patrick Henry Jones, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1900
1834 Franjo Zaver Kuhac, composer
1836 John Thomas Croxton, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1874
1841 Wilfrid Laurier, (L) 7th Canadian PM (1896-1911)
1850 Arthor Goring Thomas, composer
1858 Selma Lagerl”f, Swedish novelist (Tales of a Manor) (Nobel 1909)
1858 Selma Lagerl”f, Swedish novelist (Tales of a Manor) (Nobel 1909)
1858 Selma Lagerl”f, Sweden, novelist (Tales of a Manor-Nobel 1909)
1862 Willem H Vliegen, Dutch typographer/co-founder/chairman (SDAP)
1863 Maria H "Mina" Beersmans, Flemish actress (Black Griet)
1864 Gerard W Kernkamp, Dutch historian/editor (Groene Amsterdammer)
1866 Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge, first commissioner of baseball
1866 Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge, first commissioner of baseball
1866 Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/1st commissioner of baseball
1867 Vicente Ripolles, composer
1869 Clark Griffith, Mo, baseball player/manager (NY Yankees)
1871 William H Kilpatrick, US mathematician/philosopher/educator
1873 Daniel Gregory Mason, Brookline Mass, composer (Chanticker)
1873 Willem Ro‰ll, Dutch general/founder (Ordedienst)
1879 Franz Pfemfert, writer
1884 Norman Thomas, Marion Ohio, socialist (Pres Candidate 1928-48)
1886 Karl von Frisch, zoologist, bee expert (Nobel 1973)
1886 Karl von Frisch, zoologist, bee expert (Nobel 1973)
1886 Karl von Frisch, zoologist/bee expert (Nobel 1973)
1889 Edwin Hubble, US astronomer, discoverer of galaxies, red shift
1889 Edwin Hubble, US astronomer, discoverer of galaxies, red shift
1889 Edwin Hubble, astronomer (discoverer of galaxies, red shift)
1890 Jean-Jacques Gailliard, Belgian painter
1890 Robert Armstrong, Saginaw MI, actor (Mighty Joe Young, King Kong)
1891 Leon Cadore, pitcher (pitched all of 26 inning game)
1891 Reginald Denny Richmond England, actor (Rebecca, Cat Ballou, Batman)
1892 James B Collip, Canadian biochemist/physiologist (insulin)
1894 Carl Mayer, Graz, actor (Dreaming Lips, Ariane, Sunrise)
1896 Mykhaylo Verikivsky, composer
1897 Lores Bonney, aviator
1897 Margaret Sutherland, composer
1899 Juan Vicente Lecuna, composer
1900 Chester Gould, gave Dick Tracy a job
1900 Chester Gould, gave Dick Tracy a job
1900 Chester Gould, cartoonist (Dick Tracy)
1902 Wolfgang Kunkel, German law historian
1904 Alexandra Danilova, ballet great
1907 Fran Allison, LaPorte City Iowa, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie)
1907 Henri-Georges Clouzot, France, director (Le salaire de la peur)
1908 Alistair Cooke, raconteur
1908 Alistair Cooke, raconteur
1908 Alistair Cooke, Manchester England, TV host (Masterpiece Theatre)
1909 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74)
1910 Pauli Murray, famous African
1911 Jean Shiley, US, high jumper (Olympic-gold-1932)
1914 Emilio Pucci, Naples, fashion designer (Neiman-Marcus Award-1954)
1915 Kon Ichikawa, Japan, director (Matatabi, Money Talks)
1916 Ferdinand AM van der Ham, Dutch WW II resistance fighter
1916 Judy Canova, Jacksonville Fla, comedienne/actress (Cannonball)
1916 Robert A Bruce, MD, pioneer (exercise cardiology)
1916 William John Elwyn Davies, painter
1917 Max Georg Baumann, composer
1917 Pam Henningen, [Cornelia CP Ingenegeren], Indonesian/Dutch dancer
1917 Ram Gopal, Indies/English dancer (Blue Peter, Purple Plain)
1917 Robert C Byrd, (Sen-D-WV, 1959- )/majority leader
1918 Dora Ratjen, Germany, man possing as woman high jumper (Oly-4th-1936)
1919 Dulcie Gray, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia, actress (Mine Own Executioner)
1919 Evelyn Keyes, Port Arthur TX, actress (Adventure of Martin Eden)
1919 Halka Grossman, resistance fighter/politician
1919 John McCarthy, composer
1920 Armin Schibler, composer
1920 Douglas Dick, Charlestown WV, actor (Carl-Waterfront)
1920 Gene Tierney, Bkln, actress (Laura, Razor's Edge, Ghost & Mrs Muir)
1921 Phyllis Thaxter, Portland Maine, actress (Nora, Ft Worth)
1923 Beryl Sprinkel, Missouri, economist (Council of Economic Advisers)
1923 Nadine Gordimer, South African author (July's people, Nobel 1991)
1924 Benoit Mandelbrot, Warsaw Poland, mathematician (proved Zipf's law)
1925 Robert F. Kennedy
1925 Robert F. Kennedy
1925 Robert F. Kennedy
1925 Robert F. Kennedy
1925 Robert F. Kennedy
1925 Judy Woodruff, news analyst & commentator
1925 June [Shirley L] Christy, US, jazz singer (Tampico)
1925 Maya Plisetskaya, prima ballerina (Bolshoi Ballet)
1925 Robert Francis Kennedy, Brookline, Mass (D-Sen-NY) AG; assassinated
1926 Kaye Ballard
1926 Kaye Ballard
1926 Kaye Ballard
1926 Kaye Ballard
1926 Kaye Ballard
1926 Kaye Ballard, Cleve Ohio, actress/comedienne (Kaye-Mothers-in-Law)
1927 Estelle Parsons
1927 Estelle Parsons
1927 Estelle Parsons
1927 Estelle Parsons
1927 Estelle Parsons
1927 Estelle Parsons, Lynn Mass, actress (Rachel Rachel, Bonnie & Clyde)
1928 Franklin Cover, Cleve, actor (Tom-The Jeffersons)
1928 Rex Reason, Berlin Germany, actor (Man Without a Gun, Roaring 20s)
1929 Dick Clark, Mt Vernon NY, TV host (American Bandstand)
1929 Donald Ray January, Plainview TX, PGA golfer (1960 Tucson Open)
1929 Kenneth DeWitt Schermerhorn, Schenectady NY, conductor (Amer Ballet)
1932 Richard Dawson
1932 Richard Dawson
1932 Richard Dawson
1932 Richard Dawson
1932 Richard Dawson
1932 John Barnes Chance, composer
1932 Richard Dawson, Hampshire Engld, actor (Hogan's Heroes, Family Feud)
1934 Valentine J Peter, Omaha Neb, priest (Boy's Town 1985- )
1937 Eero M„ntyranta, Finland, nordic ski relay (Olympic-gold-1960)
1937 Jack Linkletter, SF Calif, TV host (Haggis Baggis, Hootenanny)
1937 Ruth Laredo (n‚e Meckler), Detroit, Mich, concert pianist
1938 Tony White, cricketer (2 Tests WI v Australia 1965)
1939 Dick Smothers
1939 Dick Smothers
1939 Dick Smothers
1939 Dick Smothers
1939 Dick Smothers
1939 Dick Smothers, NYC, comedian (Smother Brothers' Show)
1940 Bob Einstein, LA Calif, comedian (Officer Judy, Super Dave Osborne)
1940 Helma Sanders-Brahms, Emden Germany, director (Apple Trees, Manoever)
1941 Gary Karr, LA Calif, double-bassist (Oslo Philharmonic)
1942 Joseph R Biden Jr, (Sen-D-DE, 1973- )
1942 Meredith Monk, Lima Peru, choreographer-composer-performing artist
1942 Norman Greenbaum, Mass, folk singer (Spirit in the Sky)
1943 Veronica Hamel
1943 Veronica Hamel
1943 Veronica Hamel
1943 Veronica Hamel
1943 Veronica Hamel
1943 Lindsay Thomas, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
1943 Meredith Monk, composer
1943 Veronica Hamel, Phila, actress (Joyce-Hill St Blues, 79 Park Ave)
1944 Anthea Stewart, Zimbabwe, field hockey coach/player (Olympic-1980)
1945 Dan McBride, rocker (Sha Na Na)
1945 Rachid Mimouni, author
1946 Duane Allman, Nashville Tn, rock guitarist (Allman Brothers)
1946 John "Blackfoot" Colbert, US singer (Soul Children, Taxi)
1946 Judy Woodruff, newscaster (McNeil Lehrer Report)
1946 Ray Stiles, rocker
1947 George Grantham, OK, rock drummer/vocalist (Poco)
1947 Joe Walsh, Wichita Ks, guitarist/rocker (Eagles-Take it Easy)
1947 Mardell Wilkins, LPGA golfer
1948 Richard Masur, NYC, actor (David-One Day at a Time)
1948 Samuel E Wright, Camden SC, actor (Enos, Ball Four)
1949 Juha Mieto, Finland, 15KM skier (Olympic-silver-1980)
1949 Ray Vitte, NYC, actor (Doc, Cody-Quest)
1950 Gary Green, rocker (Gentle Giant)
1953 Greg Gibson, Stafford Va, Greco-Roman wrestler (Olympic-silver-1984)
1954 Steve Dahl, Calif, Chicago's anti-disco DJ (WLS-FM)
1955 Bo Derek, [Mary Collins], Long Beach Ca, actr (10, Tarzan the Ape Man)
1955 Thea Vidale, actress (Family Matters)
1955 Timothy Kristian Charles Mace, Great Britain, cosmonaut
1956 Bo Derek
1956 Bo Derek
1956 Bo Derek
1956 Bo Derek
1956 Bo Derek
1956 Dan Powers, rock guitarist (Michael Stanley Band)
1956 Mark Gastineau, NFL end (NY Jets, Pro Bowl 1981-85)
1956 Sergei Gayevich Severin, Russian cosmonaut
1957 James Brown, British reggae singer/drummer (UB40-Red Red Wine)
1959 Sean Young, Louisville Ky, actress (Dune, Young Doctor in Love)
1962 Steve Alexander, rocker (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret)
1964 John Maclean, Oshawa, NHL right wing (NJ Devils)
1964 Ned Vaughn, actor (The Rescuer)
1965 Andrew Stewart, CFL defensive tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
1965 Mike D[iamond], NYC, rap vocalist (Beastie Boys-You Gotta Fight)
1967 Alex Arias, NYC, infielder (Florida Marlins)
1967 Chris Childs, NBA guard (NJ Nets, NY Knicks)
1967 Chris Patton, Fountain Inn SC, Nike golfer (1993 NM Charity Classic)
1967 Jeff Cotler, Long Beach Calif, actor (Brian-Struck by Lightning)
1968 Jeff Tarango, Calif, tennis star (defaulted 1995 Wimbledon)
1968 Keith Rucker, NFL defensive tackle (Cin Bengals)
1968 Ming Na-Wen, actress (ER, One Night Stand, Lien-As the World Turns)
1968 Richard Clarke, Toronto Ontario, Yachter Finn (Olympics-96)
1969 Chris Harris, cricketer (son of Zin NZ all-rounder in ODI's)
1969 Konstantin Semyonov, Israel, Men's pole vaulter (Oly-11th-1996)
1969 Malvin Hunter, CFL defensive end (Edmonton Eskimos)
1969 Richard Dickson Reid, NZ, road race cyclist (Olympics-96)
1969 Silvia Sommaggio, Italian 5k runner
1970 Sabrina Lloyd, actress (Sliders)
1970 Trevor Cobb, WLAF running back (Amsterdam Admirals)
1971 Dion Nash, cricketer (NZ right-arm medium-pacer 1992- )
1971 Joey Galloway, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks)
1971 Robert Wijnands, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
1972 Riddick Parker, WLAF defensive tackle (Rhein Fire, Seattle Seahawks)
1972 Trent Pollard, NFL guard (Cin Bengals)
1972 Yanick Dupre, Montreal, NHL left wing (Phila Flyers)
1973 Brad Keeney, WLAF defensive tackle (Scotland Claymores)
1973 Matthew Smith, Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-96)
1974 Brad Williams, cricketer (Victoria & Young Australia fast bowler)
1974 Drew Ginn, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1974 Jerald Moore, running back (St Louis Rams)
1974 Kirk Reynolds, Outlook Saskatchwan, trap shooter (Olympics-96)
1974 Marissa Ryan, actress (Elizabeth MacGillis-Major Dad)
1976 Dominique Dawes, Silver Spring Md, gymnast (Olympics-gold/brz-92, 96)
1976 Elisa Blair, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1981 Jilen Siroky, 200m breaststroke (Olympics-96)

Events


1168 Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope
1272 Edward I proclaimed King of England
1342 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht
1347 Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles
1431 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1520 Friesland hit by heavy hail storm
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine
1583 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
1616 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War
1637 Peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1719 Sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm
1755 English minister William Pitt Sr resigns
1759 -22] Battle in Bay of Quiberon, British beat French
1780 Britain declares war on Holland
1789 New Jersey becomes the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights.
1789 New Jersey becomes the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights.
1789 New Jersey is 1st state to ratify Bill of Rights
1795 Cura‡ao govt forbids slave work on Sunday
1805 Beethoven's "Fidelio," premieres in Vienna
1815 2nd Peace of Paris: France & allies
1815 Russia, Prussia, Austria & England signs Great Alliance
1817 1st Seminole War begins in Florida
1829 Jews expelled from Nikolayev & Sevastopol Russia
1833 Charles Darwin reaches Punta Gorda, sees Rio Uruguay
1852 Charles Reade/Tom Taylor's "Masks & Faces," premieres in London
1862 Armies of Mississippi/Kentucky merge as Army of Tennessee
1862 Confederate army of Tennessee, organizes under Gen Braxton Bragg
1865 Howard University forms in Washington DC
1866 1st natl convention of Grand Army of Republic (veterans' org)
1866 Howard University founded (Wash, DC)
1866 Pierre Lalemont patents rotary crank bicycle
1873 Rival cities of Buda & Pest unite to form the capital of Hungary
1888 William Bundy invents the first timecard clock.
1888 William Bundy invents the first timecard clock.
1888 William Bundy patents timecard clock
1889 Gustav Mahlers 1st Symphony
1890 Pope Leo XIII encyclical On slavery in missions
1894 US intervenes in Bluefields, Nicaragua
1901 Opera "Gris‚lidis" is produced (Paris)
1902 Geo Lefevre & Henri Desgrange create Tour de France bicycle race
1906 George Bernard Shaws "Doctor's Dilemma," premieres in London
1909 Jack Williams of Ottawa Rough Riders kicks 9 singles in a game
1910 Revolution breaks out in Mexico, led by Francisco Madero.
1910 Revolution breaks out in Mexico, led by Francisco Madero.
1910 Revolution broke out in Mexico, led by Francisco I Madero
1911 Gustav Mahlers "Tie Song of the Erde" premieres in Munich
1914 The State Department begins requiring photographs for passports
1914 The State Department begins requiring photographs for passports
1914 US State Department starts requiring photographs for passports
1915 7th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Toronto Rowing, 13-7
1917 1st tank battle (Britain breaks through German lines)
1917 Ukrainian Republic declared
1919 1st municipally owned airport in US opens (Tucson Az)
1920 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to US president W Wilson
1922 Zo‰ Akins' "Texas Nightingale," premieres in NYC
1923 Garrett Morgan invents & patents traffic signal
1928 Boston Gardens opens, Mont Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 1-0
1928 WGH-AM in Newport News VA begins radio transmissions
1929 1st broadcast of "Goldbergs" on US radio
1929 Salvador Dali's 1st one-man show
1931 Commercial teletype service begins
1931 Commercial teletype service begins
1931 Commercial teletype service begins (AT&T)
1932 Earthquake at Uden Netherlands
1934 Eiji Sawamura, 17, gives up 1 hit, Lou Gehrig's HR, Japan beats US 1-0
1934 Lillian Hellman's "Children's Hour," premieres in NYC
1934 New Belgian govt of Theunis, Francqui & Gutt (3 bankers)
1934 Tornoto Maple Leaf Harvey Jackson is 1st to score 4 goals in 1 period
1938 1st documented anti-semitic remarks over US radio (by Father Coughlin)
1940 German air raid on Birmingham fails
1940 Hungary joins 3 Power pact
1941 Adm Nomura & Kurusu hands over Japanese last diplomatic note
1941 German Q/pirate ship Kormoran sinks near Australia
1942 26th Russian Armoured Corps recaptures Perelazovski
1942 British 8th Army recaptures Benghazi, Libya
1942 Hitler names fieldmarshal Erich von Manstein becomes commanding
1942 NHL abolishes regular season OT until WW II is over
1942 Soviet army offensive, 1 million Russians breach German lines
1943 U-538 sinks in Atlantic Ocean
1943 US forces land on Tarawa & Makin Atoll in Gilbert Island
1944 1st Japanse suicide submarine attack (Ulithi Atol, Carolines)
1944 Amsterdam: Vondelpark closed because of kappen of trees
1944 Prince Bernhard establishes staff in Breda
1945 24 Nazi leaders put on trial at Nuremberg, Germany
1945 Dmitri Sjostakovitch's 9th Symphony under J Mravinski premieres
1945 Queen Wilhelmina opens parliament in Hague
1946 Lillian Hellman's "Another Part of the Forest," premieres in NYC
1947 Britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
1947 Britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
1947 "Meet the Press" makes network TV debut on NBC
1947 1st permanent TV installed on seagoing vessel (New Jersey)
1947 Britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
1947 Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Mediator Dei
1947 UN General assembly begins debate on printing their own stamps
1948 US balloon reaches height of 42.7 km (record)
1949 Jewish population of Israel reaches 1,000,000
1951 Snowdonia becomes a National Park
1952 Cubs slugger Hank Sauer wins NL MVP
1952 George Axelrods "7 Year Itch," premieres in NYC
1952 Prague show trial against 14 communists (9 Jewish) begin
1953 first airplane to exceed 1300 mph - Scott Crossfield.
1953 first airplane to exceed 1300 mph - Scott Crossfield.
1953 Scott Crossfield in Douglas Skyrocket, 1st to break Mach 2 (1,300 MPH)
1954 KTRK TV channel 13 in Houston, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
1955 Kripal Singh scores 100 on Test Cricket debut, India v NZ
1955 Polly Umrigar scores India's 1st Test Cricket double century, 223 v NZ
1957 Morton Wishengrad's "Rope Dancers," premieres in NYC
1959 UN adopts Universal Declaration of Children's Rights
1959 WABC fires Alan Freed over payola scandal
1961 WPLG TV channel 10 in Miami, FL (ABC) begins broadcasting
1962 Mickey Mantle wins AL MVP
1962 USSR agrees to remove bombers from Cuba, & US lifts blockade
1964 Dmitri Sjostakovitch's 9th/10th String Quartet premiers in Moscow
1965 "Pickwick" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 56 performances
1965 UN Security council calls for boycott of Rhodesia
1965 WCNY TV channel 24 in Syracuse, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting
1966 "Cabaret" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 1166 performances
1966 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Success Golf Open
1966 Dallas sacks Pittsburgh QBs an NFL record 12 times
1966 Men in Zurich vote against female suffrage
1967 At 11 AM, Census Clock at Dept of Commerce ticks past 200 million
1967 Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year
1968 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1969 Alcatraz Island off SF, is seized by militant Native Americans
1969 Gundappa Viswanath scores 137 on Test Cricket debut v Australia Kanpur
1969 Pele scores his 1,000th soccer goal
1969 SF Giant Willie McCovey edges Tom Seaver as NL MVP
1970 UN General Assembly accepts membership of China PR
1971 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1974 Rangers' Jeff Burroughs wins AL MVP
1974 The US files antitrust suit to break-up AT&T
1975 Ronald Reagan announced candidacy for Rep nomination for president
1976 George Harrison appears on Saturday Night Live
1976 Judy Rankin wins LPGA Colgate-Hong Kong Golf Open
1977 Egyptian Pres Sadat is 1st Arab leader to address Israel Knesset
1977 Egyptian Pres Sadat is 1st Arab leader to address Israel Knesset
1977 Egyptian Pres Sadat became 1st Arab leader to address Israeli Knesset
1977 Steve Largent begins NFL streak of 177 consecutive game receptions
1977 Walter Payton (Bears) rushes for NFL-record 275 yards
1979 Sji'ieten occupies great mosque of Mecca, 100s killed
1979 US's 1st artificial blood transfusion occurs at U of Minn Hospital
1980 Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight
1980 Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight
1980 Billy Martin named AL Manager of Year (Oakland A's)
1980 Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight
1980 UA withdraws $44 million movie "Heaven's Gate" for reediting
1981 Anatoly Karpov, USSR retains world chess championship
1981 Burundia adopts its constitution
1981 El Salvador guerrilla group FMLN opens "limited offensive"
1981 Ringo releases "Stop & Smell Roses" album
1982 Drew Barrymore at age 7 hosts Saturday Night Live
1983 "Marilyn: An American Fable" opens at Minskoff NYC for 16 perfs
1983 100 million watch ABC-TV movie "Day After," about nuclear war
1983 Cleveland Browns shutout Patriots 30-0
1983 NY Giants Butch Woolfolk ties NFL record of 43 attempts rushing
1984 McDonald's made its 50 billionth hamburger
1984 Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden wins NL Rookie of Year
1985 NY Yankee Don Mattingly easily wins AL MVP
1986 UN's WHO announces 1st global effort to combat AIDS.
1986 UN's WHO announces 1st global effort to combat AIDS.
1986 Afghanistan President Babrak Karmal flees
1986 UN's WHO announces 1st global effort to combat AIDS
1988 "Les Miserables," opens a Bus & Truck tour in Tampa
1989 Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Robin Yount wins AL MVP
1990 Oakland's Rickey Henderson wins AL MVP
1990 Sacramento Kings last NBA win on the road for over a year
1990 Thatcher fails to defeat Heseltine's bid for party leadership
1990 US 68th manned space mission STS 38 (Atlantis 7) returns from space
1991 Atlanta Braves Terry Pendleton wins NL MVP
1992 "Malcolm X" premieres
1992 Queen Elizabeth's home Windsor Castle catches fire
1993 Jakovlev-42 crashes into mountain at Ohrid Macedonia, 116 killed
1993 Sam's Town Bowling Invitational won by Robin Romeo
1993 Winnie Mandela's driver/bodyguard murdered in Johannesburg
1994 "Flying Karamzov Brothers..." opens at Helen Hayes NYC for 50 perfs
1994 "Shadow Box" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 49 performances
1994 Kosmos 2294/2295/2296 launches
1994 Patti Davis weds Paul Hayeland
1995 "Beatles' Anthology, Vol 1" released
1995 "Racing Demon" opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC for 48 perfs
1995 FDA approves new therapy for use as an initial AIDS treatment, 3TC
1995 Princess Di admits she cheated on Prince Charles in a TV interview
1995 STS 74 (Atlantis 15), lands
1997 "Ivanov," opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC for 51 performances
1997 Flyers Eric Lindros tries to bite San Jose defenseman Marty McSorley
1997 Last original Florida Marlin, Jeff Conine, traded to KC Royals
1997 Mavericks' A C Green sets NBA record of 907 consecutive games played
1997 NY Islanders lose, beginning a 10 game losing streak

That's All....

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