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Tuesday, March 27, 2018.



Birthdays


1416 Antonio Squarcialupi, composer
1554 Everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer
1665 Benjamin Neukirch, German poet (Herrn von Hofmannswaldau)
1702 Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer
1710 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, composer
1746 Augustin Ullinger, composer
1746 Carlo Bonaparte, Corsican attorney/father of emperor Napoleon
1757 Richard John Samuel Stevens, composer
1760 Ishmail Spicer, composer
1760 MJ Auguste Vestrius, French ballet dancers
1765 Franz Xaver von Baader, German philosopher/theologist
1772 Giovanni Liverati, composer
1780 August L Crelle, German inventor/mathematician (1st Prussian Railway)
1785 Louis XVII Charles, king of France (1793-95)
1797 Alfred V Comte de Vigny, French musketeer/writer (Mo‹se, Chatterton)
1809 Georges Eugene Haussmann, Paris France, architect
1810 A Glabbrenner, writer
1813 Nathaniel Currier, lithographer (of Currier & Ives)
1813 Nathaniel Currier, lithographer (of Currier & Ives)
1813 Nathaniel Currier, lithographer (Currier & Ives)
1816 George Elvey, composer
1818 Jakob Axel Josephson, composer
1823 Samuel Kosciusko Zook, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers)
1844 Alophus Washington Greely, US, Arctic explorer
1845 Wilhelm Konrad R”ntgen, Germany, discovered X-rays (Nobel 1901)
1847 Otto Wallach, Germany, chemist (Nobel 1910)
1851 Paul-Marie-Theodore-Vincent d'Indy, Paris, comp (Symphonie C‚venole)
1851 Ruperto Chapi y Lorente, composer
1854 Edgar Tinel, Flemish composer (Le Chant Gr‚gorien)
1857 O. Staude --?
1857 O. Staude --?
1857 O. Staude --?
1857 O. Staude --?
1857 Karl Pearson, London England, mathematician
1857 Pearson, mathematician
1857 O. Staude --?
1858 Peter Christian Lutkin, composer
1859 George Giffen, cricketer (one of Australia's greatest all-rounders)
1863 Sir Henry Royce, one of the founders of Rolls-Royce.
1863 Sir Henry Royce, one of the founders of Rolls-Royce.
1863 Henry Royce, automobile founder (Rolls-Royce)
1867 Edyth Walker, US singer
1868 Patty Smith Hill, author/songwriter (Happy Birthday To You)
1871 Heinrich Mann, Germany, novelist/essayist (Blue Angel); bros of Thomas
1871 Petrus J M Aalberse, Dutch minister of Labor (1918-25)
1879 Edward Steichen, pioneered American photography
1883 Jan Kunc, composer
1886 Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, German/US architect (Bauhaus)
1889 Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoglu, Turkish writer/diplomat
1891 Lajos Zilahy, Hungarian/US author (Arar t/Sd a nap)
1892 Ferde (Ferdinand Rudolf von) Grof‚, NY, composer
1892 Thorne Smith, author (Topper, Rain in the Doorway, Stray Lamb)
1893 Dragoljub "Draza" Mihailovic, Yugoslavian general/nazi collaborator
1893 Karl Mannheim, Hung/German/British sociologist (Ideology & Utopia)
1894 William Harrigan, NYC
1897 Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/anti-fascist
1897 ... Hartree, mathematician
1899 Gloria Swanson
1899 Gloria Swanson
1899 Gloria Swanson
1899 Gloria Swanson
1899 Gloria Swanson
1899 Gloria Swanson, Chicago Ill, actress (Sadie Thomson, Queen Kelly) [NS]
1901 Albert Henneberg, composer
1901 Erich Ollenhauer, German politician (SPD)
1901 Sato Eisaku, (Lib) Japanese PM (1964-72) (Nobel 1974)
1901 Wilhelm Conrad von R”ntgen, physicist (Nobel)
1902 Mary Armour, artist
1903 Walt Kiesling, NFL guard/coach (HOF)
1905 ... Kalm r, mathematician
1907 Mary Treen, St Louis Mo, actress (Emily-Willy)
1908 Jacques [Iza„k] den Haan, Dutch writer (Dangerous Book)
1909 Ben[jamin F] Webster, US tenor saxophonist
1909 Golo Mann, [Gottfried], German/US historian (Antisemitism)
1910 Rudi Ball, Germany, Jewish ice hockey star (Olympic-bronze-1932)
1912 James Callaghan, (L) British PM (1976-79)
1912 Reuel Lahmer, composer
1912 Robert Watson Hughes, composer
1913 Godfrey Turner, composer
1914 Budd Schulberg, NYC, novelist (On the Waterfront)
1914 Richard Denning, Poughkeepsie NY, actor (Steve-Karen, Hawaii Five-0)
1914 Snooky Lanson, Memphis Tn, singer (Your Hit Parade, 5 Star Jubilee)
1915 Richard Sharp, civil servant
1917 Cyrus R Vance, US Secretary of State (1977-80)
1917 Harry West, Unionist party leader (Unionist)
1919 Julian Amery, conservative minister
1919 Simon van Collem, Dutch journalist/TV host (Amsterdamned)
1920 Richard Hayman, bandleader/conductor/pianist (Theme of 3 Penny Opera)
1921 Tom Bevill, (Rep-D-AL, 1967- )
1922 Margaret Stacey, sociologist
1923 Louis Simpson, Jamaican/US poet (Good News of Death)
1923 Shusaku Endo, writer
1923 Victor Hochhauser, British impresario (Israeli Philharmonic Orch)
1924 Sarah Vaughan
1924 Sarah Vaughan
1924 Sarah Vaughan
1924 Sarah Vaughan
1924 Sarah Vaughan
1924 Harold Nicholas, US actor (Tap, 5 Heartbeats, Stormy Weather)
1924 Sarah L Vaughan, Newark NJ, jazz scat singer (Broken Hearted Melody)
1925 Lord Plumb, MEP
1925 Robert Cohan, artistic director (Contemporary Dance Trust)
1925 R P Cohan, choreographer
1926 Louis Blom-Cooper QC/press arbiter
1927 Anthony Lewis, columnist (NY Times)/author (Gideon's Trumpet)
1927 Cecil B”dker, writer
1927 Lord Fanshawe of Richmond, MP
1927 Mstislav Leopold Rostropovich, Baku USSR, cellist/conductor
1928 Douglas Applegate, (Rep-D-OH, 1977- )
1930 Bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist/writer (Bird Watching)
1930 David Janssen, [Meyer], Naponee Nebraska, actor (Fugitive, Harry O)
1930 Richard Hayman, Cambridge Mass, orch leader (Vaughn Monroe Show)
1931 David Janssen
1931 David Janssen
1931 David Janssen
1931 David Janssen
1931 David Janssen
1931 Burt Collins, trumpeter
1931 R P Bauman, CEO (British Aerospace)
1931 Yoriaki Matsudaira, composer
1932 Wes Covington, baseball player (Phila Phillies)
1933 DRG Andrews, CEO (Land Rover-Leyland)
1933 Frank Taylor, Chief Constable (Durham)
1933 J Geoffrey Parker, high master (Manchestrer Grammar School)
1934 Arthur Mitchell, choreographer (Dance Theater of Harlem)
1934 David Hancock, secretary (British Dept of Education & Science)
1935 Earl of Suffolk & Berkshire
1935 Julian Glover, London England, actor (QED, Heat & Dust, Mandela)
1936 Jerry Lacy, Sioux City Iowa, actor (Play it Again Sam)
1936 Malcolm Goldstein, composer
1937 Johnny "Clyde" Copeland, US blues guitarist/singer (Lion's Den)
1938 A J Bellingham, president (Royal College of Pathologists)
1938 Jock Slater, admiral
1938 P Daubeny, CEO (Electricity Assn)
1939 Cale Yarborough, auto racer (Daytona 500-1968, 77, 83, 84)
1939 Jay C Kim, (Rep-R-California)
1939 Judy Carne, comedienne (Laugh-In, Love on a Rooftop)
1939 Lord Lyell
1939 Ruth Ashton, general secretary (Royal College of Midwives)
1940 Austin Pendleton, Warren OH, actor (Short Circuit, Simon, Hello Again)
1940 June Wilkinson, Eastbourne England, actress (Absolutely Glamarous)
1941 Charles Pashayan Jr, (Rep-R-CA, 1979- )
1941 Liese Prokop, Austria, pentathlete (Olympic-silver-1968)
1942 Michael York
1942 Michael York
1942 Michael York
1942 Michael York
1942 Michael York
1942 Michael York, England, actor (Cabaret, Logan's Run, 3 Musketeers)
1942 Raymond J McGrath, (Rep-R-NY, 1981- )
1943 M Robert Carr, (Rep-D-Michigan, 1975-81, 83- )
1945 Briton Selby, NHLer
1946 Bill Sudakis, baseball player
1946 Carl Weintraub, actor (Harry-Executive Suite)
1946 Jerry Lacy, actor (Rev Trask-Dark Shadows)
1947 Daphne Todd, president (Royal Society of Portrait Painters)
1947 Dough Wilkerson, football
1947 Tom Sullivan, Boston MA, blind actor (If You Could See What I Hear)
1949 Patrick Deuchar, CEO (Albert Hall)
1950 Maria Ewing, opera singer
1950 Tony Banks, rock keyboardist (Genesis-Against All Odds)
1950 Vic Harris, baseball
1951 Bobby Lalonde, NHLer (Boston Bruins)
1951 Tony Banks, rocker
1952 Chick Vennera, Herkimer NY, actor (High Risk, Milagro Beanfield War)
1952 Maria Schneider, Paris, actress (Last Tango in Paris, Crime of Honor)
1952 Rocky Maffit, rocker (Champaign)
1953 Annemarie Moser-Pr”ll, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1980)
1953 Pamela Roylance, Seattle Wash, actress (Sarah-Little House on Prairie)
1955 Kim Brassey, racehorse trainer
1955 Patrick McCabe, novelist
1956 Brian Kelly, CFL wide receiver (Edmonton Eskimos)
1956 Thomas Wassberg, Sweden, 15K/50K cross country skier (Oly-gold-1980)
1957 Billy MacKenzie, rock vocalist (The Associates-Affectionate Punch)
1957 Duncan Goodhew, England, 100m breast stroke swimmer (Oly-Gold-1980)
1957 Nicholas Hawkins, MP
1958 Bart Connor, gymnast/sportscaster (Olympic-gold-1984)
1958 Shaun Cassidy, rocker/actor (Hardy Boys, Texas Guns)
1958 Susan Molinari, (Rep-R-NY)
1960 Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian
1960 Jennifer Grey, actress (Dirty Dancing); Joel Grey's daughter
1960 Steve Jarvin, Australian soling yachter (Olympics-96)
1961 Clark Datchler, vocalist (Johnny Hates Jazz-Don't Say it's Love)
1961 Ellery Hanley, rugby league player
1963 Quentin Tarantino
1963 Xuxa
1963 Quentin Tarantino
1963 Xuxa
1963 Quentin Tarantino
1963 Xuxa
1963 Quentin Tarantino
1963 Xuxa
1963 Quentin Tarantino
1963 Xuxa
1963 Dave Koz, saxophonist
1963 Ed Pinckney, NBA forward (Phila 76ers)
1963 Quentin Tarantino, director/screenwriter (Pulp Fiction)
1963 Randall Cunningham, NFL QB (Phila Eagles, Minnesota Vikings)
1963 Todd Graves, Laurel Miss, skeet (Olympics-1992, 96)
1963 Xuxa, [Maria da Graca Meneghel], Brazil, actress (Xuxa Park)
1966 Kate Donahoo, Las Vegas NV, US judoka (Olympic-92)
1967 Jaime Navarro, Bayamon Puerto Rico, pitcher (Chic Cubs)
1967 Talisa Soto, [Miriam], Brooklyn NY, actress (License to Kill)
1967 Tom Hammonds, NBA forward (Minn Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets)
1968 Irina Belova, Russian pentathelete (world record 1992)
1969 Tom Beer, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)
1970 Mariah Carey
1970 Mariah Carey
1970 Mariah Carey
1970 Mariah Carey
1970 Mariah Carey
1970 Anthony Prior, NFL cornerback/safety (NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings)
1970 Corey Page, actor (Richard Wilkins-Loving/City)
1970 Ed Philion, NFL nose tackle (Buffalo Bills)
1971 Mariah Carey, NYC, singer (Love Takes Time, Hero)
1972 Kirby Dar Dar, wide reciever (Miami Dolphins)
1973 Serge Tremblay, La Malbaie Quebec, weightlifter (Olympics-96)
1974 Rosanna Gimenez, Miss Paraguay Universe (1997)
1975 B J Gallis, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
1975 Gregory DuBois, hockey defenseman (Team France 1998)
1976 Danny Fortson, NBA forward (Denver Nuggets)
1976 Roberta Alma Anastase, Miss Universe-Romania (1996)
1977 Tom van der Leegte, Dutch soccer player (PSV)
1984 Emily Ann Lloyd, actress (Sarah Kramer-Something So Right)
1984 J P Steur, actor (Grace Under Fire)
1986 Melissa Stern, [Baby M]/[Sara Whitehead], surrogate baby
1988 Kerri Ann Darling, actress (Alli Fowler-Another World)

Events


1512 Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sights Florida.
1512 Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sights Florida.
1513 Spaniard Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida
1599 Robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland
1625 Charles I King of England Scotland & Ireland ascends to throne
1625 Charles I King of England Scotland & Ireland ascends to throne
1625 Charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends English throne
1668 English king Charles II gives Bombay to East India Company
1708 English pretender to the throne James III flees to Dunkerk
1709 Dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded)
1713 Spain losses Menorca & Gibraltar
1721 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid
1758 Battle at Emmerich: British army floats around France the Rhine
1790 The shoelace invented
1794 The US Navy is founded. Anchors Aweigh!
1794 The US Navy is founded. Anchors Aweigh!
1794 US Navy forms
1802 Asteroid Pallas discovered by Heinrich Olbers
1802 Asteroid Pallas discovered by Heinrich Olbers
1802 Treaty of Amiens-French Revolutionary War ends
1807 Asteroid Vesta discovered by Olbers
1807 Asteroid Vesta discovered by Olbers
1808 Joseph Haydns oratorio "Die Sch”pfung" premieres in Vienna
1814 Battle at Horseshoe Bend: Gen Andrew Jackson beats Creek-indians
1836 First Mormon temple dedicated in Kirtland, Ohio.
1836 First Mormon temple dedicated in Kirtland, Ohio.
1836 1st Mormon temple dedicated (Kirtland Ohio)
1841 1st US steam fire engine tested, NYC
1848 John Parker Paynard originates medicated adhesive plaster
1849 Joseph Couch patents steam-powered percussion rock drill
1855 Abraham Gesner receives a patent for kerosene
1855 Abraham Gesner receives a patent for kerosene
1855 Abraham Gesner patents kerosene
1860 ML Byrn patents the corkscrew. Bless you sir!
1860 ML Byrn patents the corkscrew. Bless you sir!
1860 M L Byrn patents "covered gimlet screw with a 'T' handle" (corkscrew)
1861 Black demonstrators in Charleston staged ride-ins on street cars
1863 President Davis calls for this to be a day of fasting & prayer
1865 Siege of Spanish Fort, AL-captured by Federals
1866 Andrew Rankin patents the urinal
1866 Pres Johnson vetoes civil rights bill; it later becomes 14th amend
1871 1st international rugby game-Scotland 1, England 0
1879 Longest championship fight (136 rounds)
1884 1st long-distance telephone call, Boston-NY
1912 1st Japanese cherry blossom trees planted in Wash DC
1914 1st successful blood transfusion (in Brussels)
1920 Film stars Mary Pickford & Douglas Fairbanks wed
1920 Hermann Mller becomes German chancellor (SPD)
1924 Canada recognizes USSR
1924 New French govt of Poincar‚ begins
1928 KGB-AM in San Diego CA begins radio transmissions
1928 US Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson
1928 US Mens Figure Skating championship won by Roger Turner
1929 US Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson
1929 US Mens Figure Skating championship won by Roger Turner
1930 1st US radio broadcast from a ship at sea
1931 Charlie Chaplin receives France's distinguished Legion of Honor
1931 John McGraw says night baseball will not catch on
1932 De Bataven soccer team forms in Gendt
1933 US Farm Credit Administration authorized.
1933 US Farm Credit Administration authorized.
1933 Farm Credit Administration (US) authorized
1933 Japan leaves League of Nations
1933 Polythene discovered by Reginald Gibson & Eric William Fawcett
1936 WOS-AM in Jefferson City Missouri goes off the air
1937 Feyenoord-stadium official opens in Rotterdam
1939 1st NCAA Men's Basketball Champion: U of Oregon beats OH State 46-33
1940 Himmler orders building of Auschwitz concentration camp, at Katowice
1941 Britain leases defense bases in Trinidad to US for 99 years
1941 Hitler signs Directive 27 (assault on Yugoslavia)
1941 Yugoslavian coup gets rid of pro-German Prince Paul
1942 -28] Allies raid German submarine base in St Nazaire
1942 Japan forces Java to use "Tokyo time" 1« hour forward
1942 Joe Louis KOs Abe Simon in 6 to retain heavyweight boxing title (NYC)
1943 Assassination attempt on Van de Peat at Amsterdams census bureau
1943 Blue Ribbon Town (with Groucho Marx) 1st heard on CBS Radio
1943 US begins assault on Fondouk-pass, Tunisia
1944 1,000 Jews leave Drancy France for Auschwitz Concentration Camp
1944 2,000 Jews are murdered in Kaunas Lithuania
1944 40 Jewish policemen in Riga Latvia ghetto are shot by the gestapo
1944 Children's Aktion-Nazis collect all the Jewish children of Lovno
1945 7th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Okla State beats NYU 49-44
1945 British premier Churchill sails to eastern banks of Rhine
1945 DePaul beats Bowling Green for NIT title
1945 Ella Fitzgerald & Delta Rhythm Boys record "It's Only a Paper Moon"
1945 Gen Eisenhower declares German defenses on Western Front broken
1945 Iwo Jima occupied, after 22,000 Japanese & 6,000 US killed
1945 US 20th Army corps captures Wiesbaden
1950 Jazz pianist, Erroll Garner's solo concert (Cleve OH)
1950 Netherlands recognizes People's Republic of China
1950 WHAS TV channel 11 in Louisville, KY (CBS) begins broadcasting
1951 13th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Kansas 68-58
1951 Frank Sinatra recorded "I'm a Fool to Want You"
1952 Failed assassination attempt of German Chancellor Adenauer
1952 Sun Records of Memphis begins releasing records
1953 21 die in a train crash in Conneaut Ohio
1955 9th Tony Awards: Desperate Hours & Pajama Game win
1955 Steve McQueen makes his network TV debut (Goodyear Playhouse)
1955 WPRI TV channel 12 in Providence, RI (ABC) begins broadcasting
1956 French commandos land in Algeria
1956 US seizes US communist newspaper "Daily Worker"
1957 29th Academy Awards - "Around World in 80 Days," Bergman, Brynner win
1958 CBS Labs announce new stereophonic records
1958 Havana Hilton opens
1958 Nikita Khrushchev becomes Soviet premier & 1st sect of Communist Party
1960 Wiffi Smith wins LPGA Royal Crown Golf Open
1961 Belgium govt of Eyskens resigns
1961 Failed assassination attempt on King Saif al-Islam Achmad of Yemen
1962 Ann Jellicoe's "Knack," premieres in London
1962 Archbishop Rummel ends race segregation in New Orlean Catholic school
1962 Jacques Plante ties record winning 6th NHL Vezina trophy
1964 Earthquake strikes Alaska, 8.4 on Richter scale.
1964 Earthquake strikes Alaska, 8.4 on Richter scale.
1964 1st true Pirate Radio station, Radio Caroline (England)
1964 Earthquake strikes Alaska, 8.4 on Richter scale, 118 die
1964 Great Train Robbers sentenced to a total of 307 years behind bars
1964 UN troops arrive on Cyprus
1966 Anit Vietnam war demonstrations in US, Europe & Australia
1966 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Louise Suggs Delray Beach Golf Invitational
1968 SF Japanese Trade and Cultural Center (Japan Center) dedicated.
1968 SF Japanese Trade and Cultural Center (Japan Center) dedicated.
1968 Japanese Trade & Cultural Center (Japan Center) dedicated in SF
1968 Suharto succeeds Sukarno as president of Indonesia
1969 Black Academy of Arts & Letters forms in Boston
1969 Launch of Mariner 7, flies 2,190-mi above southern Mars
1970 Ringo releases his 1st solo album "Sentimental Journey"
1970 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1971 33rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Villanova 68-62 UCLA wins their 5th consecutive NCAA basketball title
1972 Soviet spacecraft Venera 8 launched to Venus
1972 Soviet spacecraft Venera 8 launched to Venus
1972 Adolph Rupp retires after 42 years of coaching U of Kentucky
1972 Venera 8 launched to Venus
1973 Dennis Amiss out for 99 v Pakistan, 3rd 99 in Test Cricket
1973 Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead) stopped for speeding & LSD possession
1973 45th Academy Awards - "Godfather," Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win Marlon Brando turns down Oscar for best actor in support of Indians
1976 Delta States beat Immaculata, 69-64, for AIWA basketball title
1976 Washington DC underground Metro opens
1977 583 die in aviation's worst disaster KLM-Pan Am 747 crash on Tenerife
1977 Sandra Palmer wins LPGA Kathryn Crosby/Honda Civic Golf Classic
1978 40th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Kentucky beats Duke 94-88
1978 Bob Fosse's "Dancin'" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 1,774 perfs
1978 Rutles "All You Need is Cash" is shown on British TV
1979 Supreme Court rules, 8-1, cops can't randomly stop cars
1980 Mount St. Helens becomes active after 123 years
1980 Mount St. Helens becomes active after 123 years
1980 "Happy New Year" opens at Morosco Theater NYC for 17 performances
1980 "Reggae" opens at Biltmore Theater NYC for 21 performances
1980 Elevator in Vaal Reef S Afr gold mine crash 1900m down (23 die)
1980 Mount St Helens becomes active after 123 years
1981 John Lennon releases "Watching the Wheels" in UK
1982 "Best Little Whorehouse..." closes at 46th St NYC after 1577 perfs
1982 Imran takes 14-116 for cricket match v Sri Lanka at Lahore
1982 Randy Holt sets Wash Cap record of 34 penalty minutes
1983 13th Easter Seal Telethon
1983 Larry Holmes beats Lucien Rodriguez in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1983 Neil Simon's "Brighton Beach Memoirs," premieres in NYC
1984 Andrew Lloyd Webber/Richard Stilgoe's "Starlight Express," premieres
1985 Billy Dee Williams receives a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
1986 Disney-MGM Studio Tour ground breaking
1987 President Habr‚'s troops reconquer Faya Largeau Chad
1988 Ice Dance Championship at Budapest won by Bestemianova & Bukin (URS)
1988 Ice Pairs Championship at Budapest won by E Valova & O Vasiliev (URS)
1988 Ladies Fig Skating Championship in Budapest won by Katarina Witt (GDR)
1988 Men's Figure Skating Champions in Budapest won by Brian Boitano (USA)
1988 Ok-Hee Ku wins Standard Register Turquoise Classic Golf Tournament
1988 Wrestlemania IV at Trump Plaza, "Macho Man" Savage pins Ted Dibiase
1989 1st half-black soap opera, "Generations," premieres on NBC-TV
1989 Delhi beat Bengal by innings & 210 to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy
1990 Bus accidentally touches high voltage wire in Karagpur India; 21 die
1990 NSW beat Queensland by 345 runs to win Sheffield Shield Final
1991 NCAA bans U of Minn football team from postseason play in 1992
1991 New Kid Donnie Wahlberg, arrested on arson charges in Kentucky
1991 Scotty Bowman & Neil Armstrong elected to NHL Hall of Fame
1992 Bruce Springsteen releases "Human Touch" & "Lucky Town"
1994 23rd Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Donna Andrews
1994 Church in Piedmont Alabama collapses in tornado, 19 killed
1994 Ice Dance Championship at Chiba Japan won by Gritschuk & Platov (RUS)
1994 Ice Pairs Championship at Chiba won by Shishkova/Vadim Naumov (RUS)
1994 Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Chiba won by Yuka Sato (JPN)
1994 Men's Figure Skating Championship in Chiba won by Elvis Stojko (CAN)
1994 Radio personality Rush Limbaugh weds wife #3, Marta Fitzgerald
1995 67th Academy Awards - "Forest Gump," Jessica Lange & Tom Hanks win
1996 "State Fair," opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 118 performances
1997 "Young Man From Atlanta," opens at Longacre NYC for 85 performances
1997 39 cult memebers in Calif commit mass suicide (Hale-Bopp)
1997 Martin Luther King's son meets with James Earl Ray
1998 Soul Train Award
2134 32nd recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet

That's All....

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