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Tuesday, April 10, 2018.



Birthdays


401 Theodosius II, the Younger, Eastern Roman emperor
1512 James I, king of Scotland (1513-42)
1569 Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon
1583 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
1633 Werner Fabricius, composer
1651 E.W. von Tschirnhaus --1708
1651 E.W. von Tschirnhaus --1708
1651 E.W. von Tschirnhaus --1708
1651 E.W. von Tschirnhaus --1708
1651 E.W. von Tschirnhaus --1708
1695 Balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian
1737 Franois Giroust, composer
1755 Samuel Hahnemann, German physician/originator of homeopathy
1778 William Hazlitt, Maidstone Kent England, essayist/critic
1783 Hortense E de Beauharnais, French queen of Netherlands (1806-10)
1794 Commodore Matthew Perry
1794 Commodore Matthew Perry
1794 Commodore Matthew Perry
1794 Commodore Matthew Perry
1794 Commodore Matthew Perry
1794 Matthew Calbraith Perry, Commodore, opened Japan
1797 Claude Ambroise Seurat, Troyes France, (World's skinniest man)
1806 Leonidas Polk, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1864
1808 Auguste Franchomme, composer
1823 Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1827 Lewis Wallace, Major General (Union volunteers)/author (Ben Hur)
1829 William Booth, founder (Salvation Army)
1833 David McMurtrie Gregg, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1833 James Edward Rains, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862
1847 Joseph Pulitzer
1847 Joseph Pulitzer
1847 Joseph Pulitzer
1847 Joseph Pulitzer
1847 Joseph Pulitzer
1847 Charles Swinnerton Heap, composer
1847 Joseph Pulitzer, Hungary, publisher (St Louis Post-Dispatch, NY World)
1854 Jozef M T Orelio, baritone
1857 Henry Ernest Dudeney, mathematician/puzzle maker
1864 Eugene Francis Charles D'Albert, German pianist/composer (Golem)
1864 Tully Marshall, Nevada City CA
1868 George Arliss, London England, actor (Devil, Green Goddess)
1877 Alfred Kubin, writer
1880 Frances Perkins, 1st woman to hold cabinet-level position (Labor)
1882 Simon F H J Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel, theologist (Fear & Religion)
1883 Kahlil Gibran, writer
1883 Kahlil Gibran, writer
1887 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
1887 Heinz Tiessen, composer
1891 Tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 Egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1892 Victor de Sabata, Trieste Italy, conductor/composer (Il Macigno)
1894 Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1896 Edith Day, Minneapolis MN
1898 Hans Ehrke, German writer/poet (Narrenspiegel, Fer)
1900 Jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950)
1903 Clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican)
1903 Nick Stuart, Romania, bandleader
1905 Jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister
1906 Fud Livingston, composer
1906 Kathleen Major, principal (St Hilda's College, England)
1906 Lili Darvas, Budapest Hungary, actress (Szerelem, Cimmaron)
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928)
1908 Aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV)
1910 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer
1910 David Gilroy Bevan, politician
1911 Maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu)
1912 Clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers)
1912 Martin Denny, rocker/actor (Forbidden Island)
1912 Roy Hofheinz, engineer (Houston Astrodome)
1913 Stefan Heym, German/US author (Crusaders, Family Benda)
1914 E A V "Foffie" Williams, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1939-48)
1914 Jack Badcock, cricketer (Tasmania Australian batsman of 30's)
1915 Harry Morgan
1915 Harry Morgan
1915 Harry Morgan
1915 Harry Morgan
1915 Harry Morgan
1915 Harry Morgan, Detroit Mich, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet)
1915 Leo Vroman, Dutch/US poet/biologist
1917 Robert Burns Woodward, organic chemist (Nobel 1965)
1921 Chuck Connors
1921 Chuck Connors
1921 Chuck Connors
1921 Chuck Connors
1921 Chuck Connors
1921 Chuck Connors, Bkln NY, actor (Rifleman, Branded, Cowboy in Africa)
1921 Peter Herbert Penwarden, priest
1921 Sheb Wooley, Erick Okla, vocalist (Purple People Eater, Hee Haw)
1923 Floyd M Simmons, actor/decathlete (Olympic-bronze-1948, 52)
1923 John Watkins, cricketer (South African all-rounder in 15 Tests 49-57)
1924 Johanna M van de Berg, actress (What See I?)
1926 "Alvin" Junior Samples, Cummings Ga, country singer (Hee Haw)
1926 Jacques Casterede, composer
1926 Johnnie Tillmon, civil rights activist (Natl Welfare Rights Assn)
1929 Max Von Sydow
1929 Max Von Sydow
1929 Max Von Sydow
1929 Max Von Sydow
1929 Max Von Sydow
1929 Dusan Radic, composer
1929 Max Von Sydow, Lund Sweden, actor (Hawaii, Exorcist, Dune, Dreamscape)
1930 Lord Morton, of Shauna, senator (College of Justice, Scotland)
1930 Shuja-ud-Din, cricketer (batted in 19 Tests for Pakistan 1954-62)
1931 Marcel van Maele, Belgian poet
1932 Omar Sharif
1932 Omar Sharif
1932 Omar Sharif
1932 Omar Sharif
1932 Omar Sharif
1932 Adrian Henri, poet/president (Liverpool Academy of Arts)
1932 Delphine Seyrig, Beirut Lebanon, actress (Freak Orlando, Reperages)
1932 Hari Rhodes, Cincinnati Oh, actor (Mike-Daktari, Roots)
1932 Mae Heriwentha Faggs Starr, NJ, 4x100m runner (Olympic-gold-1952)
1932 Nathaniel Nelson, rocker (Flamingos)
1932 Omar Sharif, [Michael Shalhoub], Egypt, actor (Dr Zhivago, Top Secret)
1933 Philip Corner, composer
1933 Poncie Ponce, actor (Kazuo Kim-Hawaiian Eye)
1933 Robert Rhodes James, historian (Gallipoli)
1934 David Halberstam, intl correspondent (NY Times/Pulitzer 1964)
1934 Zsolt Durko, composer
1935 Jorge Mester, Mexico City Mexico, conductor (Louisville Orch 1967-79)
1935 Patrick Garland, director (Doll House)
1936 John Madden
1936 John Madden
1936 John Madden
1936 John Madden
1936 John Madden
1936 John Madden, NFL coach (Oakland Raiders)/sports commentator (CBS, FOX)
1936 Michael Naylor, insurance broker
1936 Robert "Bobby" Smith, US singer (Spinners)
1937 Stan Mellor, British racehorse trainer/jockey
1938 Don Meredith, Mount Vernon Texas, NFL QB (Cowboys)/Mon Night Football
1939 Alan Rothenberg, US Soccer pres (1990- )
1939 Daniel Oliver, NYC, CEO (Federal Trade Commission)
1940 Gloria Hunniford, British broadcaster/actress (Old Curiosity Shop)
1941 Paul Theroux, American travel book writer (Mosquito Coast)
1944 Danny Woods, US musician (CEO of the Board)
1945 Vera Misevich, USSR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1980)
1946 Armand, [Herman van Loenhout], singer (Blommenkinders)
1947 Bunny Waller, vocalist/percussionist (Bob Marley & Wailers)
1947 Karl Russell, rocker
1948 Thomas Spencer, MEP (Conservative)
1949 Frank de Leeuw, Dutch rock guitarist (Bob Color)
1950 Dave Peverett, rocker (Foghat)
1950 Eddie Hazel, US pop guitarist (Funkadelic-Uncle Jam Wants You)
1951 Steven Seagal
1951 Steven Seagal
1951 Steven Seagal
1951 Steven Seagal
1951 Steven Seagal
1951 Mark Roth, bowler (4-time PBA Player of Year)
1951 Steven Seagal, Detroit MI, actor (Above the Law, Hard to Kill)
1953 David Moorcroft, British athlete
1953 Terre Roche, rocker (Roches)
1954 Jouko Trmnen, Finland, 90m ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1980)
1954 Peter MacNicol, Dallas TX, actor (Chicago Hope, Sophie's Choice)
1955 Cary Middlecoff, golfer (Masters)
1958 Ken Griffy, baseball player (Cin Reds, NY Yanks)
1959 Brian Setzer, Massapequa Park NY, rock guitarist/vocalist (Stray Cats)
1960 Julie Fulton, Evanston Ill, actress (Lime Steel)
1961 Jeb Adams, Hollywood Calif, actor (Lt Jeb Pruitt-Baa Baa Black Sheep)
1961 Olivia Brown, Frankfurt GFR, actress (Det Trudy Joplin-Miami Vice)
1962 Cathy Turner, Rochester NY, short track skater (Olympics-gold-1994
1962 Jukka Tammi, hockey goaltender (Team Finland Oly-Bronze-1998)
1962 Steve Tasker, wide receiver (Buffalo Bills)
1963 Claire Smith, Ottawa Ontario, equestrian 3 day event (Olympics-96)
1963 Kirk Lowdermilk, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
1963 Marvin Freeman, Chicago IL, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
1963 Mike Devereaux, Casper WY, outfielder (Baltimore Orioles)
1963 Warren DeMartini, heavy metal rocker (Dokken-Alone Again, Ratt)
1964 Alan "Reni" Wren, English pop drummer (Stone Roses-Fools Gold)
1964 Felicia Collins, Albany NY, guitarist (David Letterman)
1964 Manon Bollegraf, den Bosch Neth, tennis star (semi 1996 Aust doubles)
1965 Karen Booker, WNBA center (Utah Starzz)
1965 Tim "Herb" Alexander, US funk metal drummer (Primus-Prok soda)
1966 Neil Smith, NFL defensive end (KC Chiefs, Den Broncos-Superbowl 32)
1967 Donald Dufresne, Rimouski, NHL defenseman (Edmonton Oilers)
1967 Kay Whitmore, Sudbury, NHL goalie (NY Rangers)
1969 Billy Jacoby, Flushing NY, actor (Brad-Silver Spoons, Maggie)
1969 Dennis Vial, Sault Ste-Marie Ca, NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators)
1969 Wayne Lammle, WLAF kicker/punter (Scotland Claymores)
1969 William Jayne, actor (Mikey Randall-Parker Lewis Can't Lose)
1970 Enrico Ciccone, Montreal, NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks)
1970 J J McCleskey, NFL safety (NO Saints, Arizona Cardinals)
1970 Sean Gilbert, defensive tackle (Washington Redskins)
1970 Wesley Barnett, St Joseph Mo, Oly weightlifter (Pan Am-silver-1987)
1971 Karl Williams, wide receiver (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
1971 Mihai Bagiu, Timisoara Romania, US gymnast (Olympics-96)
1971 Nana Miyagi, Seattle Wash, tennis star (1995 final Surabaya doubles)
1972 Maurice Harrell, NFL tight end (SD Chargers)
1972 Richard Wearne, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1972 Sue Merz, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)
1974 Sherry Johnson, Owatonna Minnesota, Miss America-Minnesota (1996)
1975 Eric Den Besten, Bettendorf Iowa, rower (Olympics-1996)
1975 Floris, Prince of Netherlands
1975 Steve Washburn, Ottawa, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
1977 Claudia Delpin, Miss Chile Universe (1997)
1978 Jessica Davis, Greenbrae Calif, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics-27th-96)
1984 Zoe, first frozen-embryo child, in Melbourne, Australia
1984 Zoe, first frozen-embryo child, in Melbourne, Australia
1984 Zoe, Melbourne Australia, 1st frozen-embryo child
1989 Haley Joel Osment, LA Calif, actor (Matt-Jeff Foxworthy Show)

Events


837 Comet 1P/837 F1 (Halley) approaches within 0.0334 AUs of Earth
847 St Leo IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
879 Louis III, crowned King of France
1500 France captures duke Ludovico Sforza of Milan
1512 Pope Julius II opens 5th Council of Lateranen
1516 1st ghetto, Jews are compelled to live in specific area of Venice
1552 Henri II of France occupies Metz
1589 Spanish troops conquer Geertruidenberg
1656 Dutch fleet occupiers Colombo Ceylon
1694 Duke Victor Amadeus of Savoye attacks Casale
1739 Dick Turpin executed in England for horse stealing
1741 Prussians defeat Austrians at Mollwitz
1790 US Patent system established
1790 US Patent system established
1790 Robert Gray is 1st American to circumnavigate the Earth
1790 US Patent system forms
1815 Austria declares war on realm of Naples
1816 Afican Methodist Episcopal Church organized.
1816 Afican Methodist Episcopal Church organized.
1816 Afican Methodist Episcopal Church organized.
1816 Afican Methodist Episcopal Church organized.
1816 Afican Methodist Episcopal Church organized.
1816 2nd Bank of US chartered
1825 First hotel in Hawaii opens.
1825 First hotel in Hawaii opens.
1825 1st hotel in Hawaii opens
1825 Nicaraguan constituent assembly meets at Len
1835 Charles Darwin returns to Santiago, Chile
1841 NY "Tribune" begins publishing under editor Horace Greeley
1845 More than 1,000 buildings damaged by fire in Pittsburgh Pa
1849 Safety pin is patented by Walter Hunt.
1849 Safety pin is patented by Walter Hunt.
1849 Safety pin patented by Walter Hunt (NYC); sold rights for $100
1863 Rebel Gen Earl Van Dorn attacks at Franklin, Tenn
1864 Austrian Archduke Maximilian becomes emperor of Mxico
1865 At Appomattox, Gen Lee issues Gen Order #9, his last
1866 ASPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) organized.
1866 ASPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) organized.
1866 American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms
1868 1st performance of John Brahms' "Ein german Requiem"
1868 Brits defeat King of Abyssinia at Magdala
1869 Congress increases number of Supreme Court judges from 7 to 9
1871 William Hammond Hall's maps & surveys of Golden Gate Park accepted
1872 1st National black convention meets in New Orleans
1872 Arbor day 1st celebrated in Nebraska, later changed to Apr 22
1877 1st human cannonball act performed in London
1877 Federal troops withdrawn from Columbia SC
1878 California Street Cable Car Railroad Company starts service.
1878 California Street Cable Car Railroad Company starts service.
1878 Calif St Cable Car RR Co starts service
1882 Matson founds his shipping company (San Francisco and Hawaii)
1882 Matson founds his shipping company (San Francisco and Hawaii)
1882 Matson founds his shipping company (San Francisco & Hawaii)
1884 US Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
1887 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
1887 Soccer team Be Quick forms in Hairs Groningen
1896 Spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50)
1912 RMS Titanic sets sail for its first and last voyage
1912 RMS Titanic sets sail for its first and last voyage
1912 RMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage
1913 Pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1
1913 Walter Johnson begins string of 56 consecutive scoreless innings
1916 1st professional golf tournament held
1917 Munition factory explosion at Eddystone PA, kills 133 workers
1923 Hitler demands "hatred & more hatred" in Berlin
1924 Tubular steel golf club shafts approved for championship play
1925 Czarina re-christened Stalingrad (now Volgograd)
1925 Scribners publishes "The Great Gatsby" by F Scott Fitzgerald
1930 Synthetic rubber first produced
1930 Synthetic rubber first produced
1930 George Headley scores 223 v England at Kingston
1930 Synthetic rubber 1st produced
1932 Paul von Hindenburg elected 1st German president (Hitler is 2nd)
1934 Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 3 games to 1
1935 Vaughan Williams' 4th Symphony premieres in London
1936 200" mirror blank arrives in Pasadena
1938 2nd govt of Blum replaced by Daladier govt in France
1938 Austria becomes a state of Germany
1938 NY makes syphilis test mandatory in order to get a marriage license
1939 Colijn's Dutch govt opens camp Westerbork for German Jews
1939 Grens mobilization due to Italian invasion in Albania
1940 Vidkun Quisling forms Norwegian "national government"
1941 German troops conquer Libyan county Cyrenaica
1942 Cigarettes & candy rationed in Holland
1943 12 Jewish patients of Herren Loo-Lozenoord escape nazis
1943 General Montgomery occupies Sfax Tunisia
1944 "Patrolling the Ether" is shown on 3 TV stations simultaneously
1944 Soviet forces liberate Odessa from Nazis
1945 Allies liberate 1st Nazi concentration camp, Buchenwald (Czech)
1945 Canadian troops conquer Deventer
1945 General Blaskowitz becomes nazi leader of "Fort Holland"
1945 German troops attack Ijsselbrug
1945 NFL's Boston Yanks & Brooklyn Tigers merge
1945 US troops land on Tsugen Shima Okinawa
1945 US troops liberate Nazi concentration camp at Buchenwald, Germany
1945 William Schuman & Antony Tudors ballet premieres in NYC
1946 1st election for Japanese Diet
1947 Jackie Robinson becomes 1st black in major league baseball (Dodgers)
1947 King Frederik IX of Denmark crowned
1948 Jewish Hagana repels an Arab attack on Mishmar HaEmek
1949 13th Golf Masters Championship: Sam Snead wins, shooting a 282
1953 House of Wax, first 3-D movie, released in New York.
1953 House of Wax, first 3-D movie, released in New York.
1953 "House of Wax," 1st 3-D movie, released (NYC)
1953 7th NBA Championship: Minneapolis Lakers beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 1
1954 KRGV TV channel 5 in Weslaco, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
1955 19th Golf Masters Championship: Cary Middlecoff wins, shooting a 279
1955 9th NBA Championship: Syrac Nats beat Ft Wayne Pistons, 4 games to 3
1955 Dr Jonas Salk successfully tests Polio vaccine
1955 Ruth Ellis shoots jilting lover David Blakely
1956 Philips broadcasts 1st Dutch color TV programs
1956 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 1
1957 John Osborne's "Entertainer," premieres in London
1957 Jordanian govt of Naboelsi resigns
1957 Suez canal reopens for all traffic
1957 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
1958 Northern strip of Spanish Sahara ceded to Morocco
1959 Japan's Crown Prince Akihito marries commoner Michiko Shoda
1960 Senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
1960 Senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
1960 24th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 282
1960 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
1960 Senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill
1961 25th Golf Masters Championship: Gary Player wins, shooting a 280
1961 Adolf Eichmann tried as a war criminal in Israel
1961 Dutch foreign minister Luns talks to JFK about New Guinea
1961 New Wash Senators loses 1st regular-season game 4-3 to White Sox
1962 1st baseball game at LA's Dodger Stadium, they lose 6-3 to Reds
1962 1st major league game in Houston, Colt .45s beat Chicago Cubs, 11-2
1962 NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits his 375th HR
1963 Thresher, US atomic-powered submarine, sinks 220 miles east of Boston
1963 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1964 Demolition begins on Polo Grounds to clear way for housing project
1964 Iranian motor launch catches fire & sinks killing 113 (Persian Gulf)
1967 39th Academy Awards - "Man For All Seasons," E Taylor & P Scofield win
1968 "George M!" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 435 performances
1968 40th Academy Awards - "Heat of the Night," Rod Steiger & K Hepburn win
1968 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1971 1st baseball game at Phila's Veterans Stadium, Phils beat Expos 4-1
1971 US table tennis team arrives in China PR
1972 7.0 earthquake kills 1/5 of population of Iranian province of Fars
1972 US, USSR & 70 other nations agree to ban biological weapons
1973 BEA flight to Basel Switz, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143
1973 KC opens its new park, Royals Stadium, with 12-1 rout of Rangers
1973 Pakistan suspends constitution
1974 American Boccaccio Association forms
1974 Magicians Penn & Teller 1st meet
1974 Yitzhak Rabin replaces resigning Israeli PM Golda Meir
1975 Rangers score 8 goals against Islanders in playoffs
1976 Brewers' Don Money's grand slammer disallowed-Yanks win 9-7
1976 Cleve Cavaliers win their 1st NBA Central Division title
1977 41st Golf Masters Championship: Tom Watson wins, shooting a 276
1977 Beverly Klass wins LPGA Women's International Golf Satellite
1977 Cleveland Indians set club record for longest, 9 inn game (3:17)
1978 Formation of Major Indoor Soccer League announced
1979 J R Richard throws major league record 6 wild pitches in Astrodome
1979 Soyuz 33 launched with a Russian & a Bulgarian
1981 "Caveman" with Ringo premieres
1981 Computer glitch keeps Space Shuttle Columbia grounded
1981 France performs nuclear test
1981 Imprisoned IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands elected to Brit Parliament
1982 LA Kings losing 5-0 to Edmonton in 3rd period, win in OT 6-5
1982 Penguins 2-Isles 1 (OT)-Preliminary- Isles hold 2-1 lead
1983 Baltimore's Eddie Murray hits his 1,000 career hit
1983 Caps 3-Isles 6-Patrick Div Semifinals-Isles win series 3-2
1983 Hennie Kuiper (Neth) wins Paris-Roubaix cycle race
1983 Jordan king Hussein ceases negotiations with PLO
1983 Nancy Lopez wins LPGA J&B Scotch Pro-Am Golf Tournament
1984 Damaged Solar Max satellite snared by Challenger shuttle
1984 John Long (Detroit) ends NBA free throw streak of 51 games
1984 US Senate condemns CIA mining of Nicaraguan harbors
1985 At 80 Leo Sites becomes oldest bowler to score a 300 game
1985 Caps 4-Isles 3 (OT)-Patrick Div Semifinals-Caps hold 1-0 lead
1985 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-B mission
1986 "Big Deal" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 70 performances
1986 Benazir Bhutto returns to Pakistan
1986 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1988 52nd Golf Masters Championship: Sandy Lyle wins, shooting a 281
1988 8th Golden Raspberry Awards: Leonard Part 6 wins
1988 Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA San Diego Inamori Golf Classic
1988 Herschel Walker performs Fort Worth Ballet
1988 Islanders beat Devils 5-4 (OT) 1st round tied at 2-2
1989 10th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1989 24th Academy of Country Music Awards: Hank Williams Jr, Alabama
1989 Intel corp announces shipment of 80-486 chip
1989 H J Heinz, Van Camp Seafood & Bumble Bee Seafood say they would not buy tuna caught in nets that also trap dolphins
1990 CUNY/Lehman College, Bronx, opens a branch campus in Hiroshma Japan
1990 Curtly Ambrose takes 8-45 in cricket vs England at Bridgetown
1991 Boat rams a tanker in Livorno Italy fog, killing about 138
1991 LA King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal
1991 Last automat (coin operated cafeteria) closes (3rd & 42nd St, NYC)
1991 Martin Zubero swims world record 200m backstroke (1:52.51)
1992 25 die in a bus bombing in Sri Lanka
1992 Floriade (Flower Show) opens at Hague Neth
1992 NHL strike ends after 10 days
1993 BPAA US Open by Del Ballard Jr
1993 Ottawa Senators win 1st road game (Islanders) after 38 straight loses
1993 Pittsburgh Penguins win their NHL record 17 game winning streak
1994 "Les Miserables," opens at Hiten Theatre, Osaka
1994 58th Golf Masters Championship: Jose M Olazabal wins, shooting a 279
1995 "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 24 perfs
1995 NYC bans smoking in all restaurants that seat 35 or more

That's All....

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