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Wednesday, April 25, 2018.



Birthdays


1214 Louis IX, King of France (1226-70)
1228 Koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54)
1284 Edward II, King of England (1307-27)
1567 Aurelio Signoretti, composer
1599 Oliver Cromwell, British Puritan reformer, roundhead
1599 Oliver Cromwell, British Puritan reformer, roundhead
1599 Oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1608 Jean BG duke of Orl‚ans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general
1614 Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1614 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, composer
1666 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 Guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1690 Gottlieb Theophil Muffat, composer
1710 James Ferguson, astronomer
1723 Giovanni Marco Rutini, composer
1730 Fedele Fenaroli, composer
1769 Mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor
1792 John Keble, Anglican priest/founder (Oxford Movement)
1818 Marek Konrad Sokolowski, composer
1824 Gustave-Rodolphe-Clarence Boulanger, painter
1825 Charles Ferdinand Dowd, US, standardized time zones
1837 William Charles Levey, composer
1840 James Dearing, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865
1840 Peter Il'yich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer (1812 Overture) (5/7 NS)
1841 Pauline Lucca, soprano
1842 Antonio Fogazzarro, Italian writer/poet (Il santo/Leila)
1849 C.F. Klein --1925
1849 C.F. Klein --1925
1849 C.F. Klein --1925
1849 C.F. Klein --1925
1849 Felix Klein, German mathematician (Evanston Colloquium)
1849 C.F. Klein --1925
1862 Edward Grey, English viscount of Fallodon/minister of Foreign affairs
1867 Jean Demoor, Belgian physician/physiologist
1869 Karl Prohaska, composer
1871 Sara Amsel, Indonesian/Dutch actress
1872 Charles Burgess Fry, cricketer/world record long jumper
1874 Guglielmo Marconi, Bologna Italy, invented radio, (Nobel 1909)
1874 Guglielmo Marconi, Bologna Italy, invented radio, (Nobel 1909)
1874 Guglielmo Marconi, Bologna Italy, inventor (radio, Nobel 1909)
1876 Ruben Marcos Campos, composer
1881 Hans Windisch, German new testament expert
1883 Elsa Maxwell, Keokuk Iowa, writer (Jack Paar Show)
1889 Charles Kellaway, cricketer (great Australian all-rounder of 1920's)
1895 Stanley Rous, British soccer official
1897 Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer
1897 VAA Mary, English princess
1900 Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, diplomat
1900 Lord Gladwyn, MP (Liberal)
1900 Wolfgang Pauli, Swiss/Us physicist (Pauli inhibition, Nobel 1945)
1901 Ernst Gernot Klussmann, composer
1903 Camilla Horn, actress (Rebus, Vertigine, Polterabend, Matinee Idol)
1903 Carl Gustav Sparre Olsen, composer
1905 Hugh Willatt, solicitor/public servant
1905 Walter Hassan, engineer
1906 Sally Salminen, writer
1906 William J Brennan Jr, NJ, 92nd Supreme Court judge (1956-90) [or 8/25]
1906 Zoltan Gardonyi, composer
1907 Paula Trueman, NYC, actress (Gran-Billy)
1907 Vasily Pavlovich Solov'yov-Sedoy, composer
1908 Edward R. Murrow, set the standard for TV correspondents.
1908 Edward R. Murrow, set the standard for TV correspondents.
1908 Edward R Murrow, Pole Creek NC, newscaster (Person to Person)
1909 Jaroslav Doubrava, composer
1912 Gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis
1913 Earl Bostic, Tulsa OK, alto sax player (Flamingo, Temptation)
1913 Russ Conway, Brandon Manitoba, actor (Richard Diamond Private Eye)
1914 Claude Mauriac, writer
1914 Marcos Perez Jimenez, president/dictator Venezuela
1915 A J A Quintus Bosz, Indonesian/Suriname lawyer
1915 William Goyen, writer
1918 Ella Fitzgerald
1918 Ella Fitzgerald
1918 Ella Fitzgerald
1918 Ella Fitzgerald
1918 Ella Fitzgerald
1918 Astrid Varnay, Stockholm Sweden, soprano (Met Opera 1941-56)
1918 Ella Fitzgerald, Newport News VA, jazz singer (Is it live or Memorex)
1918 [Ibolyka] Astridm Varnay, Hungarian/US singer (Walkre)
1919 Heinz Wunderlich, composer
1920 Jean Carmet, actor (Cache Cash, Miss Mona, Night Magic)
1920 Marre, reformer of the bar
1921 Jean Mogin, Belgian poet
1921 Karel Appel, painter (Vragende Children)
1923 Aafje J R Bouber, [Blom], actress (Traveller Without Baggage)
1923 Albert King, Mississippi, blues singer/guitarist (Bad Look Blues)
1923 Anita Bjorak, actress (Miss Julie, Loving Couples, Night People)
1923 Francis Graham-Smith, British astronomer
1923 Melissa Hayden, Toronto Canada, ballerina (1961 Silver Bowl)
1924 Erzsebet Szonyi, composer
1924 Franco Mannino, composer
1925 Anthony Christopher, British trade unionist
1926 Paul Walter Furst, composer
1927 Ernst Widmer, composer
1929 Jos‚ Angel Valente, Spanish poet (A modo the esperanza)
1929 Yvette Corlett, athlete
1929 Yvette Williams, NZ, long jumper (Oly-gold-52)
1930 Paul Mazursky
1930 Paul Mazursky
1930 Paul Mazursky
1930 Paul Mazursky
1930 Paul Mazursky
1930 Dotty Mack, Cincinnati Ohio, actress (Paul Dixon Show)
1930 Paul Mazursky, Brooklyn, writer/director (Moscow on the Hudson)
1930 Roy Marshall, cricket opener (prolific Hampshire only 4 Tests for WI)
1931 David Shepherd, painter
1932 Meadowlark Lemon
1932 Meadowlark Lemon
1932 Meadowlark Lemon
1932 Meadowlark Lemon
1932 Meadowlark Lemon
1932 Lia Manoliu, Romania, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1968)
1932 Meadowlark Lemmon, basketball star (Harlem Globetrotter) [or 0421]
1932 William Roache, England, actor (Ken Barlow-Coronation Street)
1933 Helen Paling, British circuit judge
1933 Jerry Leiber, songwriter (Leiber & Stoller)
1934 David de Peyer, cancer research campaigner
1934 Denny "Scott" Miller, Bloomington Ind, actor (Wagon Train)
1937 Bo Brundin, Stockholm Sweden, actress (Rhinemann Exchange)
1937 Thomas Faber, publisher
1939 Richard earl of Lichfield, English photographer
1939 Veronica Sutherland, British diplomat
1940 Al Pacino
1940 Al Pacino
1940 Al Pacino
1940 Al Pacino
1940 Al Pacino
1940 Al Pacino, NYC, actor (And Justice For All, Godfather, Scorpio)
1940 Marian Norrie
1940 O B McClinton, [Burnett], country singer (Keep your arms around me)
1941 Bertrand Tavernier, actor (Capt Conan, L627, Daddy Nostalgie)
1941 Chris Augustine, rocker (Every Mother's Son)
1941 Lawrence J Smith, (Rep-D-FL, 1983- )
1942 John Martin Dalby, composer
1942 Jon Kyl, (Rep-R-Arizona)
1944 John Bryant, editor (Europeans)
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus
1945 Stu Cook
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus
1945 Stu Cook
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus
1945 Stu Cook
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus
1945 Stu Cook
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus
1945 Stu Cook
1945 Bjorn Ulvaeus, rock vocalist/guitarist (ABBA-Waterloo, Dancing Queen)
1945 Michael Kogel, rocker
1945 Stu Cook, rock bassist (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Proud Mary)
1945 Walt Wesley, NBA star (Cleve Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks, LA Lakers)
1946 Talia Shire
1946 Talia Shire
1946 Talia Shire
1946 Talia Shire
1946 Talia Shire
1946 Digby Fairweather, jazz trumpeter
1946 Peter Sutherland, CEO (Allied Irish Banks)
1946 Ronnie Gilbert, rocker (Lifeline, Harp)
1946 Talia Shire, [Coppola], Lake Success NY, actress (Adrienne-Rocky)
1946 Vladimir Zhirinovsky, [Edelstein], Russian nationalist/anti-semite
1946 ... Zhirinovsky, [Edelstein], Russian ultra nationalist/anti semite
1947 Bill Fontana, composer
1947 Jeffrey DeMunn, Buffalo NY, actor (Blaze, Frances, Windy City)
1947 Johan Cruyff, Dutch soccer player/coach (Ajax/Barcelona)
1948 Mike Selvey, cricketer (England pace bowler of late 70's)
1949 Michael Brown, NYC, keyboardist (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)
1950 Steve Ferrone, Sussex, rock drummer (Average White Band)
1951 Ian McCartney, MP
1951 Linda Stone, pharmacist
1952 Cory Day, Bronx NY, rock vocalist
1952 Vladislav Tretiak, USSR hockey player (Olympic-gold-1972, 76)
1953 Gary Cosier, cricketer (Australian batsman 1975-78, 109 on debut v WI)
1954 Rob Crosby, Sumter SC, country singer (She's a Natural)
1955 Buster Mottram, tennis player
1955 Joanne Abbott, Sarnia Ontario, yachter (Olympics-96)
1955 John Nunn, British chess player
1957 Eric Bristow, "Crafty Cockney", Engld, dart thrower (5 World Masters)
1958 Chris Johnson, Arcata CA, LPGA golfer (1990 Atlantic City Classic)
1958 Fish, [Derek William Dick], Scottish vocalist (Marillion-Sugar Mice)
1958 Flab, rocker
1959 Billy Rankin, Glasgow, Scotland, rocker
1959 Tony Phillips, Atlanta GA, baseballoutfielder: Chicago White Sox
1964 Hank Azaria
1964 Hank Azaria
1964 Hank Azaria
1964 Hank Azaria
1964 Hank Azaria
1964 Andy Bell, rocker (Erasure-Oh L'Amour)
1964 Jackie Campbell, LA Cal, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-5th-1993)
1964 Jamie Siddons, cricketer (Victorian & SA batsman ODI for Aust 1988)
1965 Denis Perez, hockey defenseman (Team France 1998)
1965 Mark Bryant, NBA forward/center (Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets)
1966 Darren Holmes, Asheville NC, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
1966 Isabelle Pasco, France, actress (Ave Maria)/model (Elle, Vogue)
1967 Angel Martino, Americus GA, 50m/100m freestyle (Oly-gold/2 br-92, 96)
1969 Renee Zellweger
1969 Renee Zellweger
1969 Renee Zellweger
1969 Renee Zellweger
1969 Renee Zellweger
1969 Darren Woodson, NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys)
1969 Gavin Bruk-Jackson, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test batsman 1993)
1969 Jon Olsen, US, 100m freestyle/400m/800m medley (Olymp-gold-1992, 96)
1969 Marisa Pedulla, Bellefonte PA, half-lightweight judoka (Olympics-96)
1969 Nir Shental, Israel, Men's 470 yachter (Oly-15th-1996)
1969 Sanjeeva Ranatunga, cricketer (Sri Lankan Test batsman 1994- )
1969 Travis Fryman, Lexington KY, infielder (Detroit Tigers)
1970 Corwin Brown, NFL safety (NY Jets, NE Patriots)
1970 Steve Tovar, NFL linebacker (Cin Bengals)
1971 Andrew Grigg, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
1971 Brad Clontz, Stuart VA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
1971 Eric England, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
1971 Jo‰l Bourgeois, Moncton New Brunswick, 3000m Steeplechase (Olympic-96)
1971 Michelle Harris, Newark Delaware, Miss America-Delaware (1996)
1971 Pam Schaffrath, Chicago IL, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets)
1972 Percell Gaskins, linebacker (Carolina Panthers)
1973 Alek Stojanov, Windsor, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
1973 Barbara Rittner, Krefeld German FR, tennis star (1992 Schenectady)
1973 Paige Gordon, North Vancouver BC, diver (Olympics-16-92, 96)
1973 Wes Martin, Calgary Alta, golfer (1990 Alberta Jr Masters-2nd)
1974 Brad Hassell, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics-96)
1974 Libor Prochazka, hockey defenseman (Team Czech Oly-Gold-1998)
1974 Tricia Dunn, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)
1974 Twan Russell, linebacker (Washington Redskins)
1975 Jacque Jones, San Diego CA, baseball outfielder (Olympics-bronze-96)
1975 Ruben Gomez, rocker (Menudo-Cannonball)
1976 Tim Duncan, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs)
1977 Jonathan Angel, SF Calif, actor (Tommy Delucca-Saved By The Bell)
1977 Marguerite Moreau, actress (Connie-Mighty Ducks, D2, D3)
1985 Jonathan Halyalkar, Ramsey NJ, actor (Billy-Who's the Boss)

Events


TV-Turnoff Week
TV-Turnoff Week
TV-Turnoff Week
Arbor Day. Plant a tree.
TV-Turnoff Week
Arbor Day. Plant a tree.
TV-Turnoff Week
1185 Sea battle at Dan-no-ura: Minamoto Yoritomo beats Taira-family
1449 Anti-pope Felix V resigns
1507 Geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America
1541 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand
1607 Battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1614 Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
1660 London Convention Parliament begins
1660 Parliament meets & votes to restore Charles II
1678 French troops conquer Ypres
1684 Patent granted for thimble
1707 Battle of Almansa-Franco-Spanish forces defeat Anglo-Portuguese
1719 Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe"
1747 Prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand
1792 Guillotine 1st used, executes highwayman Nicolas J Pelletier
1850 Paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices
1859 Ground broken for Suez Canal
1861 7th NY arrives to reinforce Washington, DC
1861 Battle of Lavaca, TX
1862 Battle of New Orleans LA - US Admiral Farragut occupies New Orleans
1864 Battle of Marks' Mill, Arkansas (Camden Expedition)
1867 Tokyo opens for foreign trade
1875 Latest date for measurable snow in NYC (3")
1876 Chicago Cubs 1st NL game, beats Louisville 4-0 (1st NL shutout)
1881 250,000 Germans petition to bar foreign Jews from entering Germany
1881 French troops occupy Algeria & Tunisia
1886 Sigmund Freud opens practice at Rathausstrasse 7, Vienna
1891 Pres Benjamin Harrison visits SF
1896 Fight in Central Dance Hall starts fire (Cripple Creek Colorado)
1896 Sidney Jones & Harry Greenbacks musical premieres in London
1898 US declares war on Spain over Cuba
1901 New York becomes first state requiring license plates for cars
1901 New York becomes first state requiring license plates for cars
1901 Erve Beck hits American League's 1st home run
1901 New York becomes 1st state requiring auto license plates ($1 fee)
1901 In last of 9th, Detroit Tigers, trailing by 13-4, score 10 runs to win one of greatest comebacks in baseball (1st game in Detroit)
1902 Erwin Harvey becomes 1st Cleveland ballplayer (Cleveland Bronchos) to have six hits in one game
1904 NY Yankee Jack Chesbro's 1st of 41 wins this year
1905 Latest day of 1st-class cricket in an Aust season (NSW v Qld)
1905 Whites win right to vote in South Africa
1915 78,000 ANZAC troops land at Gallipoli
1925 Paul von Hindenburg elected president of Germany
1926 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Turandot," premieres in Milan
1926 Persian cossack officer Reza Chan crowns himself Shah Palawi
1927 Spain routes 20,000 soldiers to Morocco (uprising Rifkabylen)
1928 Buddy, a German Shepherd, becomes 1st guide dog for the blind
1932 Rose Franken's "Another Language," premieres in NYC
1933 NY Yankee Russ Van Atta shuts out Washington Senators 16-0
1933 US & Canada drop Gold Standard
1938 1st use of seeing eye dog
1941 Operation Merkur: Hitler orders conquest of Kreta
1942 Luftwaffe bombs Bath
1944 United Negro College Fund incorporates
1945 United Nations Conference starts.
1945 United Nations Conference starts.
1945 45 countries convene UN Conference on Intl Organization in SF
1945 Allied air raid on Surabaja, Java
1945 British troops reach Grebbe line Neth
1945 Clandestine Radio 1212, used to hoax Nazi Germany's final transmission
1945 Last Boeing B-17 attack against Nazi Germany
1945 Red army completely surrounds Berlin
1945 US & Soviet forces meet at Torgau Germany on Elbe River
1946 "Exposition Flyer" rammed at Napierville Illinois, killing 48
1946 Christopher Fry's "Phoenix too Frequent," premieres in London
1947 Lou Thesz beats Whipper Watson in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
1947 Trial against WW II mayor of Amsterdam Edward Vo–te begins
1949 Friedrich Drrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse," premieres in Basel
1949 Michael Brown, rocker (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)
1950 Ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan)
1950 Chuck Cooper becomes 1st black to play in NBA
1952 6th NBA Championship: Minneapolis Lakers beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 3
1952 American Bowling Congress approves use of an automatic pinsetter
1952 German "Country" Bathe-Wrttemberg forms
1953 Scientists identify DNA
1954 Bell labs announces 1st solar battery (NYC)
1954 British raid Nairobi Kenya (25,000 Mau Mau suspects arrested)
1954 US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island atmospher
1954 WDEF TV channel 12 in Chattanooga, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting
1956 Elvis Presley's "Heartbreak Hotel" goes #1
1956 No‰l Coward's musical "South Sea Bubble," premieres in London
1957 First experimental sodium nuclear reactor starts up.
1957 First experimental sodium nuclear reactor starts up.
1957 1st experimental sodium nuclear reactor operated
1957 Ibrahim Hashim forms Jordanian govt
1957 WUHY TV channel 35 in Philadelphia, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
1959 St Lawrence Seaway opens to shipping
1959 St Lawrence Seaway opens to shipping
1959 St Lawrence Seaway linking Atlantic, Great Lakes opens to shipping
1960 1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed (Triton)
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifts off with an electronic mannequin.
1961 Robert Noyce is granted a patent for the integrated circuit.
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifts off with an electronic mannequin.
1961 Robert Noyce is granted a patent for the integrated circuit.
1961 "Young Abe Lincoln" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 27 perfs
1961 France performs nuclear test at Reggane Proving Grounds Algeria
1961 Mercury/Atlas rocket lifted off with an electronic mannequin
1961 Premier Mo‹se Tsjombe of Katanga arrested in Congo
1961 Robert Noyce patents integrated circuit
1961 Unmanned Mercury test explodes on launch pad
1962 Cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on
1962 Lion & Tiger Veldt at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated
1962 US Ranger spacecraft crash lands on Moon
1962 US resumes above ground nuclear testing, at Christmas Island
1962 June 15 the Mets send Chiti back to Cleveland
1964 Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 3
1965 19th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 1
1965 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Pensacola Golf Invitational
1966 Drunk driver kills 10 children in Asse Belgium
1967 Abortion legalized in Colorado
1967 Britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland
1967 Jules Feiffer's "Little Murders," premieres in NYC
1968 "Half a Sixpence" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 512 performances
1969 BBC Radio serial "Dales" 5,400th & last episode
1969 Last radio broadcast of "Mrs Dale's Diary" on BBS
1970 "Park" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 5 performances
1970 Freda Payne releases "Band of Gold"
1970 Melanie releases "Lay Down"
1971 About 200,000 anti-Vietnam War protesters march on Washington
1971 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Burdine's Golf Invitational
1971 US canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire
1971 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1972 Glider pilot Hans Grosse flies a record 1461 km
1972 Glider pilot Hans Grosse flies a record 1461 km
1972 Hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12
1973 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1974 Chancellor Willy Brandt sect Gnther Guillaume found to be a spy
1974 Leo Tindemans forms Belgium govt
1974 Marcello Caetano overthrown in Portugal (Carnation revolution)
1974 NFL moves goal posts & adopts sudden-death playoff
1975 First Boeing Jetfoil service, Hong Kong to Macao.
1975 First Boeing Jetfoil service, Hong Kong to Macao.
1975 1st Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao
1975 Mario Soares' Socialist Party wins Portugal's free election
1975 USSR performs underground nuclear test
1975 West German embassy blown-up in Stockholm Sweden
1976 Elections in Vietnam for a National Assembly to reunite the country
1976 India all out for 97 v West Indies
1976 Jan Stephenson wins LPGA Birmingham Golf Classic
1976 Portugal adopts constitution
1976 Cub centerfielder Rick Monday rescues US flag from 2 fans trying to set it on fire
1977 Cin Reds tie record of 12 runs in 5th inning beating Braves 23-9
1977 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1978 Phillie Phanatic makes 1st appearance
1978 Supreme Court rules pension plans can't require women to pay more
1979 "Rock 'n Roll High Schools" premieres
1979 Peace treaty between Israel & Egypt goes into effect
1980 A's manager Billy Martin restrained by umps from attacking a fan
1980 Announcement of Jimmy Carter hostage rescue bungle in Iran
1980 Firestone World Bowling Tournament of Champions won by Wayne Webb
1980 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1981 Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28)
1981 Mariners mgr Maury Wills is suspended for 2 games after ordering Seattle's grounds crew to enlarge batter's boxes by one foot
1982 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1982 In accordance with Camp David, Israel completes Sinai withdrawal
1982 Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Orlando Lady Golf Classic
1982 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1982 Yanks fire manager Bob Lemon & replaces him with Gene Michael
1983 "Nightline" expands from « hour to a full hour
1983 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1983 Portugal's Soares' Partido Socialista wins parliamentary election
1983 Yuri Andropov invites US schoolgirl Samantha Smith to USSR
1984 Rock group Wings disbands
1984 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1985 "Big River" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 1005 performances
1985 Flyers 2-Isles 6-Patrick Div Finals-Flyers hold 3-1 lead
1985 For 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Cup game
1985 Roger Miller's musical "Big River," premieres in NYC
1985 West German Parliament ruled it illegal to deny the holocaust
1986 ETA bomb attacks Madrid killing 5
1988 "Nightline" goes on location to Jerusalem Israel
1988 John Demjanjuk (Ivan the Terrible), sentenced to death in Jerusalem
1988 NASA launches space vehicle S-211
1989 Mike Tyson gets a speeding ticket for drag racing in Albany NY
1989 Penguin Mario Lemuix ties NHL playoff record of 4 goals in 1st period
1990 25th Academy of Country Music Awards: Clint Black & Kathy Mattea win
1990 Hubble space telescope is placed into orbit by shuttle Discovery
1990 Violeta Barrios de Chamorro begins a 6 year term as Nicaragua's pres
1991 "Grand Hotel" closes at Beck Theater NYC after 1018 performances
1991 Designer Mary McFadden (52) announces divorce of Kohie Yohannan (23)
1991 Lisa Olson brings suit against NFL NE Patriots for sexual harassment
1991 Lucy Simon & Marsha Norman's musical premieres in NYC
1992 "Shimada" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
1992 Firestone World Bowling Tournament of Champions won by Marc McDowell
1993 "Blood Brothers" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 839 performances
1993 Russia elect Boris Yeltsin leader
1994 14" of snow in Southern Calif
1994 Bomb attack on taxi stand in Johannesburg, 10 killed
1994 Fishing boat with school children capsize at Lanaka Syria, 46 killed
1994 King Azlan Shah of Malaysia resigns
1994 Mexican businessman & billionaire Angel Losada kidnap
1994 Tsutomu Hata elected premier of Japan
1995 "Month in the Country" opens at Roundabout Theater NYC for 79 perfs
1995 16th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1996 "Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk," opens at Ambassador Theater NYC
1997 Seattle Mariner Ken Griffey Jr hits his 250th HR
2003 Judge rules companies providing Peer to Peer file sharing are not liable for copyright infringements of users (MGM v. Grokster).
2003 Judge rules companies providing Peer to Peer file sharing are not liable for copyright infringements of users (MGM v. Grokster).
2003 Judge rules companies providing Peer to Peer file sharing are not liable for copyright infringements of users (MGM v. Grokster).
2003 Judge rules companies providing Peer to Peer file sharing are not liable for copyright infringements of users (MGM v. Grokster).
2003 Judge rules companies providing Peer to Peer file sharing are not liable for copyright infringements of users (MGM v. Grokster).

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