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Tuesday, April 3, 2018.



Birthdays


1245 Philips III, the Stout, King of France (1270-85)
1367 Henry IV, Bolingbroke Lincolnshire, King of England (1399-1413)
1438 John III van Egmont, [Manke John], viceroy of Holland
1485 Lieven van der Maude [Ammonius], South Netherland poet
1569 Giovanni Battista Massarengo, composer
1593 George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
1603 William Smith, composer
1617 Antimo Liberati, composer
1627 Johann Caspar Kerll, composer
1649 Joseph-Fran‡ois Salomon, composer
1682 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine/composer
1720 Elia van Vilnius, [Elijahu ben Salomo Zalman], Latvian rabbi
1727 Philippe-Lambert-Joseph Spruyt, Flemish painter/engraver
1751 Jean-Baptiste Lamoyne, composer
1757 Ferenc Verseghy, composer
1764 John Abernethy, London, surgeon
1783 Washington Irving, writer (Legend of Sleepy Hollow)
1783 Washington Irving, writer (Legend of Sleepy Hollow)
1783 Washington Irving, US writer (Legend of Sleepy Hollow)
1798 Charles D Wilkes, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1877
1812 Louisa Maria, Queen of the Belgians (1832-50/wife of Leopold I)
1822 Edward Everett Hale, US, clergyman/author (Man without a Country)
1823 William Macy "Boss" Tweed, corrupt political boss (NYC)
1825 Adolf Rzepko, composer
1837 John Burroughs, writer/nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake)
1838 L‚on Michel Gambetta, French attorney/premier (1881-82)
1842 Ulric Dahlgren, Col (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1858 Matthew Ricketts, 1st Black man elected to Neb State Legislature
1859 Reginald De Koven, composer
1860 Frederik W van Eeden, Dutch utopian writer (Walden)
1866 James B Hertzog, South African general/premier (1914-39)
1871 Jos‚ Juan Tablada, Mexican poet (El Florilegio)
1874 Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, composer
1881 Alcide de Gasperi, Italian premier (1945..53)
1881 Margaret MJ "Daisy" Ashford, English author (Young Sisters)
1882 Simon Elzinga, Dutch educator
1884 Jackie Matthews, cricketer (Aust leg-spinner, two hat-tricks 1912)
1885 Harry St John Philby, [sheik Abdullah], British explorer
1888 Neville Cardus, cricketer (doyen of cricket writers)
1889 Grigoras Dinicu, composer
1893 Leslie Howard, [Stainer], London, actor (Gone With the Wind)
1894 Dooley Wilson, Tyler Tx, actor (Bill-Beulah, Casablanca)
1895 Bjarne Brustad, composer
1895 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Firenze (Florence) Italy, composer
1896 Douwe Kalma, Dutch literary/leader (Young Frisian Movement)
1898 George Jessel, toastmaster general/entertainer (Diary of Young Comic)
1898 Henry R Luce, Tengchow China, publisher (Time, Fortune, Life)
1899 Cees Lasseur, Dutch actor/owner (Hague Comedy)
1900 Camille Chamoun, president of Lebanon
1902 Henri Garat, Paris France, actor (Congress Dances)
1902 Siguringi Eirikur Hjorleifsson, composer
1903 Peter Huchel, writer
1904 Sally Rand, actress, ecdysiast, fan dancer
1904 Sally Rand, actress, ecdysiast, fan dancer
1904 Iron Eyes Cody, Tulsa OK, actor (Black Gold, Ernest Goes to Camp)
1904 Peter Van Steeden, Amsterdam Neth, orch leader (Break the Bank)
1906 Kathleen Tillotson, Emeritus Professor of English (Bedford College)
1907 Isaac Deutscher, Polish/English historian (Stalin/Trotsky biography)
1911 Harold Watkins Shaw, musicologist
1911 Michael Woodruff, FRS, surgeon
1911 W R Lee, language teacher
1912 Addeke H Boerma, Dutch dir-gen (FAO)
1912 Bert Bakker, Dutch publisher (Free Netherlands)
1913 F H Tate, vice-CEO (Tate & Lyle)
1913 George Barati, composer
1914 Katherine Stammers Menzies, England, doubles tennis player (Wimb 1935)
1915 Paul Touvier, war criminal
1916 Herb Caen
1916 Herb Caen
1916 Herb Caen
1916 Herb Caen
1916 Herb Caen
1916 Herb Caen, Sacramento Calif, columnist (SF Chronicle)
1916 Robert Jesse Charleston, museum Curator
1917 Bill Finegan, Newark NJ, (Sauter-Finegan Band, Sat Night Revue)
1917 Tibor Andrasovan, composer
1918 Enrique Iturriaga, composer
1918 Louis Applebaum, composer
1918 Sixten Ehrling, Malm” Sweden, conductor (Royal Opera of Stockholm)
1919 Duke of Grafton, KG
1920 Stan Freeman, Waterbury Conn, pianist (Melody Tour)
1921 Harry Landers, NYC, actor (Ted Hoffman-Ben Casey)
1923 Jan Sterling, NYC, actress (1st Monday in October, HS Confidential)
1923 John Smith, English large landowner/financier/MP (C)
1924 Doris Day, whatever become of her?
1924 Doris Day, whatever become of her?
1924 Doris Day, whatever become of her?
1924 Marlon Brando, godfather
1924 Doris Day, whatever become of her?
1924 Marlon Brando, godfather
1924 Doris Day, whatever become of her?
1924 Canon A D Caesar, Sub Dean (HM Chapels Royal)
1924 Doris Day, Cincinnati Oh, "girl next door" actress (Pillow Talk)
1924 Marlon Brando, Omaha Neb, actor (Superman, Godfather)
1924 Murray Dickie, opera singer/director
1925 Tony Benn, British minister of technology (1968)
1926 Andrew Keir, actor (Rob Roy, Absolution, Blood Hunt, Catholics)
1926 Virgil Grissom, Mitchell Ind, Lt Col USAF/astronaut (Merc 4, Gemini 3)
1927 Eva Sz‚kely, Hungary, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1952)
1929 Dennis Farr, director (Courtauld Institute Galleries)
1929 Miyoshi Umeki, Jap, actr (Mrs Livingston-Courtship of Eddie's Father)
1930 Helmut Kohl, chancellor (Germany, 1982- )
1930 Lawton Chiles, (sen/gov-D-Florida, 1971-89/91- )
1930 Max Frankel, journalist (Tables of Id of Organic Compounds)
1931 Johnny Nicholss, soccer star
1932 Janet Bately, Prof of English Language (King's College London)
1932 Nourse, British lord justice
1933 Robert K Dornan, (Rep-R-CA, 1977-83, 85- )
1934 David Jones, British reverend/headmaster (Bryanston School)
1934 Jane Goodall, London England, ethologist (studied African chimps)
1934 Jim Parker, NFL guard, tackle (Baltimore Colts)
1934 John Lelliott, English contractor/multi-millionaire
1935 Jeffery Bowman, CEO (Price Waterhouse Europe)
1937 Sandra Spuzich, LPGA golfer
1937 Simon Brown, British high court judge
1937 William Gaunt, Leeds England, actor (Champions)
1938 Jeff Barry, Bkln NY, rock writer (Tell Laura I Love Her)
1938 Philippe Wynne, US soul singer (Detroit Spinners, Ghetto Child)
1939 Malcolm Thornton, MP
1939 Vitaliy Davidov, USSR, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)
1940 Lino Brocka, San Jose Philippines, director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar)
1940 R S Burman, CEO (Assn of British Chambers of Commerce)
1941 Eric Braeden, Aust, actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus)
1941 Jan Berry, LA Calif, rock vocalist (Jan & Dean-Deadman's Curve)
1942 Marsha Mason
1942 Wayne Newton
1942 Marsha Mason
1942 Wayne Newton
1942 Marsha Mason
1942 Wayne Newton
1942 Marsha Mason
1942 Wayne Newton
1942 Marsha Mason
1942 Wayne Newton
1942 Billy Joe Royal, Valdosta Ga, country singer (Down in the Boondocks)
1942 Marsha Mason, St Louis Mo, actress (Blume in Love, Cinderella Liberty)
1942 Michael Elliott, US, skier (Olympics-1968)
1942 Rick Sylvester, parachute ski jumper (world record 3,300')
1942 Wayne Newton, Roanoke Virginia, singer (Danke Sch”n)
1943 Jonathan Lynn, Bath England, writer/actor (Greedy, Bar Mitzvah Boy)
1944 Tony Orlando
1944 Tony Orlando
1944 Tony Orlando
1944 Tony Orlando
1944 Tony Orlando
1944 Barry Pritchard, rock guitarist (Fortunes)
1944 Tony Orlando, NYC, singer (& Dawn-Tie a Yellow Ribbon)
1945 Catherine Spaak, France, actress (Libertine, Hotel, Circle of Love)
1945 Richard Manuel, rock pianist/vocalist (Band-Up on Cripple Creek)
1945 Wim J Deetman, Dutch minister of education/MP (CDA)
1946 Carlos Salinas de Gortari, president (M‚xico, 1988-94)
1946 Dee Murray, rocker (Elton John Band)
1946 John Virgo, British snooker player
1948 Garrick Ohlsson, Bronxville NY, pianist (Intl Busoni winner 1969)
1948 H C Tomlinson, Headmaster (Hereford Cathedral School)
1948 Jaap G de Hoop Scheffer, Dutch MP (CDA)
1948 Mary Gordon-Watson, England, equestrian 3 day event (Oly-gold-1972)
1949 Jan Keizer, Dutch singer (BZN-Rhythm of My Heart)
1949 Lyle Alzado, NFLer (LA Raiders)/actor (Oceans of Fire, Hangfire)
1949 Richard Thompson, vocalist/guitarist (Shoot Out the Lights)
1950 Curtis Stone, N Hollywood Calif, singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry)
1951 Gwen Welles, US actress (Desert Hearts, Nashville)
1951 Mel Schacher, MI, bassist (Grand Funk Railroad-Some Kind of Wonderful)
1953 Huub van der Lubbe, Dutch rock singer (Stampei-The Dike)
1954 Mick Mars, [Bob Allen Dale], IN, guitarist (M”tley Cre-Girls Girls)
1955 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Yablontsev, Russian lt-colonel/cosmonaut
1955 Mick Mars, guitarst (Motley Crue)
1956 Miguel Bose, Panama, spanish singer/actor (El Avaro, Queen Margot)
1957 Charles Jones, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
1958 Alec Baldwin, actor
1958 Alec Baldwin, actor
1958 Alec Baldwin, actor
1958 Alec Baldwin, actor
1958 Alec Baldwin, actor
1958 Alec Baldwin, Amityville NY, actor (Joshua-Knots Landing, Beetlejuice)
1959 David Hyde Pierce, NY, actor (Niles Crane-Fraiser)
1961 Eddie Murphy, played Saturday Night Live and Beverly Hills Cop
1961 Eddie Murphy, played Saturday Night Live and Beverly Hills Cop
1961 Eddie Murphy, played Saturday Night Live and Beverly Hills Cop
1961 Eddie Murphy, played Saturday Night Live and Beverly Hills Cop
1961 Eddie Murphy, played Saturday Night Live and Beverly Hills Cop
1961 Eddie Murphy, Bkln NY, actor (SNL, 48 Hours, Beverly Hills Cop, Raw)
1961 Melissa Etheridge, rock guitarist/vocalist (Come to My Window)
1962 John Gruffith, rocker (Red Rockers)
1962 Mike Ness, rocker (Social Distortion)
1962 Nancy Filteau, Swift Current Saskatchawan, 72k judoka (Olympics-96)
1963 Chris Bosio, baseball pitcher (Seattle Mariners)
1963 Zakir Khan, cricketer (two Tests for Pakistan 1986-89)
1964 Ajay Sharma, cricketer (Indian spin all-rounder played one Test 1988)
1966 Bo Orlando, NFL safety (SD Chargers, Cincinnati Bengals)
1966 Shelley Michelle, Hollywood Calif, actress (Golden Eye)
1967 Brent Gilchrist, Moose Jaw, NHL center (Dallas Stars)
1967 Pervis Ellison, NBA forward/center (Boston Celtics)
1968 Bernd Karbacher, Germany, tennis star
1968 Mike Lansing, Rawlins Wyoming, infielder (Montreal Expos)
1968 Sebastian Philip Clerk Bach, Bahamas, rock (Skid Row-Psycho Love)
1969 David Morland, North Bay Ont, golfer (1992 Trafalgar Rookie of Year)
1969 Reid Hayston Hamilton, NZ, beach volleyball player (Olympics-96)
1969 Rodney Hampton, NFL running back (NY Giants)
1970 Keith Franklin, WLAF linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals)
1970 Matt Gay, WLAF safety (Rhein Fire)
1971 Picabo Street
1971 Picabo Street
1971 Picabo Street
1971 Picabo Street
1971 Picabo Street
1971 Anthony McClanahan, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)
1971 Jonathan Star
1971 Kevin Farkas, WLAF tackle (Amsterdam Admirals)
1971 Peter Schwab, Boston, Mass, rower (Olympics-1996)
1971 Picabo Street, skier (Olympic-gold-94)
1971 Quilvio Veras, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, infielder (Florida Marlins)
1972 Jennie Garth
1972 Jennie Garth
1972 Jennie Garth
1972 Jennie Garth
1972 Jennie Garth
1972 Jennie Garth, Champagn Ill, actr (Kelly Taylor-Beverly Hills 90210)
1972 Sandrine Testud, Lyon France, tennis star (1993 Strasbourg)
1973 Greg DeLong, NFL tight end (Minn Vikings)
1973 Jim Campbell, Worchester Mass, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994)
1973 Kelly Lochbaum, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
1975 Thomas Hamilton, NBA center (Boston Celtics)
1976 Keith Closs, NBA center (LA Clippers)
1977 Veronique De Kock, Miss Universe-Belgium (1996)
1979 Esmeralda Gonzales, Miss Wyoming Teen USA (1997)

Events


419 [Etalius] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
1043 Edward the Confessor crowned king of England
1312 2nd council of Vienna
1376 Battle of Navarrete (Najera), English beat France
1559 Spain & France signs 2nd Treaty of Le Cateau-Cambr‚sis
1582 French van Valois honored as duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen
1645 English parliament accept Self-Denying Ordinance
1657 English Lord Protector Cromwell refuses crown
1679 Edmund Halley meets Johannes Hevelius in Danzig
1721 Robert Walpole becomes England's 1st Lord of the Treasury
1764 Austrian arch duke Jozef crowned himself Roman Catholic king
1776 Washington receives honorary Ll.D. degree from Harvard College
1783 Sweden & US sign a treaty of Amity & Commerce
1790 Revenue Marine Service (US Coast Guard), created
1848 Thomas Douglas becomes 1st SF public teacher
1856 Gunpowder in church explodes killing 4,000 in Rhodos
1860 Pony Express began between St Joseph Mo & Sacramento Calif
1864 Skirmish at Okolona, Arkansas
1865 Battle at Namozine Church, Virginia (Appomattox Campaign)
1865 Union forces occupy Confederate capital of Richmond Va & Petersberg
1868 An Hawaiian surfs on highest wave ever, he rides a 50' tidal wave
1882 Wood block alarm invented, when alarm rang, it dropped 20 wood blocks
1889 Savings Bank of Order of True Reformers opens in Richmond, Va
1893 1st NSW v Queensland F-C game, at Brisbane Exhibition Ground
1908 Frank Gotch wins world heavyweight wrestling championship in 2 hrs
1910 Highest mountain in North America, Alaska's Mt McKinley climbed
1910 Highest mountain in North America, Alaska's Mt McKinley climbed
1910 Highest mountain in North America, Alaska's Mt McKinley climbed
1911 Harry James Smith' "Mrs Bumsted-Leigh," premieres in NYC
1913 British suffragette Emily Pankhurst sentenced to 3 years in jail
1917 Lenin arrives in Petrograd from Switzerland [NS=April 16]
1917 Lenin leaves Switzerland for Petrograd
1918 House of Reps accepts American Creed written by William Tyler
1919 Austria expels all Habsburgers
1922 Stalin appointed General Secretary of Communist Party
1923 2 "Black Sox" sue White Sox (unsuccessfully) for back salary
1925 Great Britain goes back to gold standard
1925 Neth & Belgium sign accord of Westerschelde
1926 1st performance of Jean Sibelius' 7th Symphony in C
1926 2nd flight of a liquid-fueled rocket by Robert Goddard
1926 Italy establishes corp of force in order to break powerful unions
1927 Interstate Commerce Comm transfers Ohio to Eastern time zone
1929 Persia agrees to Litvinov Pact
1930 Ras Tafari becomes Emperor Haile Selassie of Abyssinia (Ethiopia)
1930 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep Boston Bruins in 2 games
1933 1st airplane flight over Mt Everest
1933 Then longest North American hockey game requires a 1:44:46 overtime as Maple Leaf Ken Doraty scores to beat Canadiens 1-0
1935 Yasuo Ikenada runs world record marathon (2:26:44)
1936 Al Carr KOs Lew Massey on 1 punch, :07 of 1st round
1936 Shortest boxing bout with gloves lasts only 10 seconds
1941 Churchill warns Stalin of German invasion
1941 Rasjid al-Gailani forms pro-German regime in Iraq
1941 Waltons overture "Scapino," premieres in Chicago
1943 Jan Dieters (leader of illegal CPN) arrested
1944 British dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz
1944 Supreme Court (Smith v Allwright) "white primaries" unconstitutional
1945 Hengelo freed from nazi control by Canadian army
1945 Nazi's begin evacuation of camp Buchenwald
1945 US 1st army conquers Hofgeismar
1946 Neth-German postal relations resume
1947 "Barefoot Boy with Cheek" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 108 perfs
1948 Harry Truman signs Marshall Plan (Aid to Europe)
1948 Harry Truman signs Marshall Plan (Aid to Europe)
1948 1st US figure skating championships held
1948 Harry Truman signs Marshall Plan ($5B aid to 16 European countries)
1948 US female Figure Skating championship won by Gretchen Merrill
1948 US male Figure Skating championship won by Richard Button
1949 KQW-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KCBS
1949 North Atlantic Treaty, pact signed by US, Britain, France & Canada
1949 WLWS (now WCMH) TV channel 4 in Columbus, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting
1951 Christopher Fry's "Sleep of Prisoners," premieres in Oxford
1952 Dutch Queen Juliana speaks to US Congress
1954 "Me & Juliet" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 358 performances
1954 Don Perry climbs a 20' rope in under 2.8 seconds (AAU record)
1955 Balt Orioles pull their 1st triple play (3-6-2 vs KC Athletics)
1955 Fire in cinema to Sclessin Belgium, kills 39
1955 Louise Suggs wins LPGA Oklahoma City Golf Open
1955 Night express train in Guadalajara derails, killing 300
1956 "Silk Stockings" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 461 performances
1956 Bulgarian vice premier Traitsjo Kostov rehabilitated
1956 German war criminals Hinrichsen/Rhl/Siebens/Viebahn freed
1957 Samuel Beckett's "Endgame," premieres in London
1957 USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
1958 "Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 332 performances
1958 Fidel Castro's rebels attacked Havana
1960 Earthquake at Havr‚, Belgium
1961 "Happiest Girl in the World" opens at Martin Beck NYC for 97 perfs
1961 Connie Mack Stadium in Phila is sold to J Schleifer Properties
1962 Jockey Eddie Arcaro retires after 31 years (24,092 races)
1962 Lt General Marshall S Carter, USA, becomes deputy director of CIA
1964 Beatles hold top 6 spots on Sydney Australia record charts
1964 US & Panam  agree to resume diplomatic relations
1965 1st atomic powered spacecraft (snap) launched
1966 USSR's Luna 10 becomes the first craft to orbit the Moon
1966 USSR's Luna 10 becomes the first craft to orbit the Moon
1966 Luna 10 orbits Moon
1966 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Venice Ladies Golf Open
1966 Tom Seaver, signs with the Mets for a reported $50,000 bonus
1967 WNYE TV channel 25 in Brooklyn, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting
1967 113 East Europeans attending World Amateur hockey championships in Vienna, ask for political asylum
1968 N Vietnam agrees to meet US reps to set up preliminary peace talks
1970 Miriam Hargrave of England passes her drivers test on 40th try
1973 Dr. Martin Cooper places first cellular phone call.
1973 Dr. Martin Cooper places first cellular phone call.
1973 Dr. Martin Cooper places first cellular phone call.
1973 Dr. Martin Cooper places first cellular phone call.
1973 Dr. Martin Cooper places first cellular phone call.
1974 148 tornadoes are reported over an area covering a dozen states
1974 Gold hits record $197 an ounce in Paris
1974 Tornadoes in the east, south & midwest killed approximately 315
1975 Bobby Fischer stripped of world chess title for refusing to defend
1975 James Rupers kills his family to inherit
1976 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1976 Phila Flyers win record tying 20th straight NHL home game
1977 6th Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Kathy Whitworth
1977 Boston Bruin Jean Ratelle scores his 1,000th NHL point
1977 Egyptian Pres Anwar Sadat 1st meeting with President Jimmy Carter
1977 Netherlands/Belgium/Luxembourg adopt summer time
1978 50th Academy Awards - "Annie Hall," Rich Dreyfuss & Diane Keaton win
1978 European market & China signs trade agreement
1978 Larry King moves his radio show from Miami to Washington DC
1979 Belgium's Martens govt forms
1979 Jane M Byrne (D), elected 1st woman mayor of Chicago Ill
1980 France performs nuclear test
1980 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1981 Arnie Boldt of Saskatchewan jumped 6' 8.25," with 1 leg
1981 Race riots in London's Brixton area
1982 UN Security Council demands Argentina withdraw from Falklands.
1982 UN Security Council demands Argentina withdraw from Falklands.
1982 Buffalo Sabre Gil Perrault scores his 1,000th NHL point
1982 UN Security Council demanded Argentina withdraw from Falkland Islands
1983 12th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott
1983 2nd NCAA Womens Basketball Championship: South Cal beats LA Tech 69-67
1984 Bombay beat Delhi on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy
1984 Guinea suspends constitution after coup
1984 Soyuz T-11 carries 3 cosmonauts (1 Indian-Rakesh Sharma) to Salyut 7
1985 French government adopts equal electoral system
1985 Players' Association agrees to expand LCS from 5 to 7 games
1985 Vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London
1986 IBM unveils PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1986 IBM unveils PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1986 IBM unveils PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1986 IBM unveils PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1986 IBM unveils PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1986 Maureen O'Boyle (future host of Current Affair) is raped
1986 US national debt hits $2,000,000,000,000
1987 Bill Elliott sets NASCAR qualify record of 212.809 mph at Talladega
1987 Cubs trade Dennis Eckersley to A's for 3 minor leaguers
1987 Duchess of Windsors jewels auctioned for œ31,380,197
1987 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1988 17th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott
1988 7th NCAA Women's Basketball Champion: Louisiana Tec beat Auburn 56-54
1988 Mario Lemieux wins NHL scoring title, stopping Gretzky's 7 year streak
1988 NJ Devils beat Blackhawks, 4-3 in OT to join playoffs for 1st time
1988 Somalia & Ethiopia sign accord about Ogaden desert
1988 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1989 "Sunrise" a Gannett newspaper begins publishing for Bronx
1989 51st NCAA Men's Basketball Champion: Mich beats Seton Hall 80-79 (OT)
1989 Mets win 11th consecutive home opener 8-4 over St Louis at Shea Stad
1991 "Penn & Teller - Refrigerator Tour" opens at Eugene O'Neill NYC
1991 12th Emmy Sports Award presentation
1991 Bo Jackson signs 1-year contract with Chicago White Sox
1991 Thomas Bos skates world record 3 km (3:65.16)
1991 UN Security Council adopts Gulf War truce resolution
1992 1st exhibition game at Camden Field-Orioles beat NY Mets
1994 13th NCAA Women Basketball Championship: NC beats Louisiana Tech 60-59
1994 1st roster of Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) announced
1994 6th Seniors Golf Tradition: Ray Floyd
1995 57th NCAA Men's Basketball Champion: UCLA Bruins beats Arkansas 89-78
1995 Howard Stern gets in trouble for disparaging remarks about Selena
1996 South Australia grab exciting draw vs W A to win Sheffield Shield
1996 St Francis Fighting Saints scores college baseball run record 71-1
1997 "Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical," opens at Royale NYC for 109 performance
1998 World Ice Dance Figure Skating Championship in Minn
2000 62nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: at RCA Dome Indianapolis

That's All....

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