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Tuesday, April 9, 2019.



Birthdays


1598 Johann Crger, German organist/composer/music theorist
1611 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
1627 Johann Kaspar Kerll, composer
1634 Albertine Agnes, princess of Orange-Nassau
1649 James Scott, duke of Monmouth, bastard son of English king Charles II
1716 Johann Georg Zechner, composer
1717 Georg Matthias Monn, composer
1751 Emanuel Schikaneder, [Johann Schickeneder], German playwright [or 9/1]
1754 Antonio Frantisek Becvarovsky, composer
1754 Pieter Paulus, Dutch lawyer/CEO (National Convention)
1757 Wojciech Boguslawski, composer
1785 Sibrand Acker Stratingh, Dutch physician/chemist (electric car 1835)
1794 Theobald B”hm, flautist/composer
1798 Giuditta Pasta, [Negri], soprano
1802 Elias L”nrot, folklorist
1806 Isambard Kingdom Brunel, designer of first transatlantic steamer
1806 Isambard Kingdom Brunel, designer of first transatlantic steamer
1806 Isambard Kingdom Brunel, designer of 1st transatlantic steamer
1806 Louis count of Barrthy nyi, premier of Hungary
1812 Randolph Barnes Marcy, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1887
1821 Charles-Pierre Baudelaire, France, symbolist poet (Flowers of Evil)
1826 Thomas Hewson Neill, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1885
1830 Eadweard Muybridge, pioneered study of motion in photography.
1830 Eadweard Muybridge, pioneered study of motion in photography.
1830 Eadweard Muybridge, England, pioneered study of motion, photography
1834 E.N. Laguerre --1886
1834 E.N. Laguerre --1886
1834 E.N. Laguerre --1886
1834 E.N. Laguerre --1886
1834 E.N. Laguerre --1886
1835 Leopold II, King of Belgians (1865-1909)
1847 Francesco Paolo Tosti, composer
1847 Francis William Davenport, composer
1848 F A MacKinnon, cricketer (later the 35th Mackinnon of Mackinnon)
1848 Helena Lange, German feminist
1850 Herman Zumpe, composer
1851 C E Arthur Wichmann, German/Dutch geologist (Neth Indies)
1854 Seaborn M Denson, composer
1855 Gyula Reviczky, Hungarian author/poet
1861 Charles Holroyd, painter/etcher
1865 Charles Proteus Steinmetz, electrical engineer
1865 Charles Proteus Steinmetz, electrical engineer
1865 Charles Proteus Steinmetz, Germany, experiment with AC electricity
1865 Erich Ludendorff, general (Germany)
1869 E.J. Cartan --1951
1869 E.J. Cartan --1951
1869 E.J. Cartan --1951
1869 E.J. Cartan --1951
1869 E.J. Cartan --1951
1871 Arthur Fickenscher, composer
1872 L‚on Blum, French premier (People's front govt)
1874 Julius Bittner, Austrian composer (Little Violet)
1878 M. Grossmann --1936
1878 M. Grossmann --1936
1878 M. Grossmann --1936
1878 M. Grossmann --1936
1878 M. Grossmann --1936
1879 W.C. Fields, Philadelphian
1879 Claude William Dukinfield aka W.C. Fields, Phila
1879 W.C. Fields, Philadelphian
1879 Claude William Dukinfield aka W.C. Fields, Phila
1879 Gerald Festus Kelly, artist
1883 Renzo Bossi, composer
1884 Franco Vittadini, composer
1888 Florence Smith Price, US composer (Wanamaker Prize 1932)
1888 Sol Hurok, theatrical impresario
1889 Efrem Zimbalist, Rostov on Don Russia, composer/violinist
1891 John Gobau, Flemish/Dutch actor (Electricity, Hostage Rights)
1894 Ernest Kanitz, composer
1895 Mance Lipscomb, Texas, blues musician (Texas Sharecropper)
1895 Michel Simon, [Francois], Geneva Switzerland
1895 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer
1898 Earl "Curly" Lambeau, NFL coach (GB Packers)
1898 Julius Patzak, Austrian tenor singer
1898 Paul Robeson, Philadelphia, singer (Old Man River)/actor/footballer
1900 Allen Jenkins, Staten Island, actor (Hey Jeannie, Top Cop, Girl Habit)
1902 Frantisek Suchy, composer [or April 21, 1891]
1903 Gregory Pincus, inventor (birth control pill) [or Nov 9]
1903 Ward Bond, Denver Colo, actor (Seth-Wagon Trains)
1903 Willem P‚e, Belgian linguist
1904 Lyle Latell, IA, actor (Not of the Earth, Sky Dragon)
1905 J William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Ark)
1906 Antal Dorati, Budapest Hungary, conductor (Dresden Opera 1928-29
1906 Todd Naylor "Hugh" Gaitskell, MP (Labour)
1908 Fred Lohse, composer
1908 Victor Vasarely, Hungarian/French painter/author (Op Art)
1909 Domenico Enrici, Apostolic Nuncio
1909 Ivan Ivonovich Dzerzhinsky, composer
1909 Robert Helpmann, Mt Gambier Australia, actor (Second Time Lucky)
1909 Robert Murray Halpmann, dancer
1910 Abraham A Ribicoff, (Sen-D-Ct)
1910 Sharon Lynn, Weatherford TX, actress (Way Out West, Big Broadcast)
1911 Albert Remy, Sevres France, actor (Grand Prix, Gigot, Train)
1911 Lord Deramore, architect
1914 Richard Young, CEO (Boosey & Hawkes)
1917 Johannes Bobrowski, writer
1917 Vincent O'Brien, racehorse trainer
1918 J”rn Utzon, Danish architect (Sydney Opera House)
1919 John Presper Eckert, coinvented first electronic computer (ENIAC)
1919 John Presper Eckert, coinvented first electronic computer (ENIAC)
1919 John Presper Eckert, co-inventor (1st electronic computer-ENIAC)
1920 Alexander Moulton, English bicycle designer (folding bicycle)
1920 Art Van Damme, Norway Mich, jazz accordionist (Chicago Jazz)
1920 David Walker, Professor of Law (Glasgow University)
1920 F Don Miller, Racine Wisc, Boxing coach (Olympic-1956)
1921 Frankie Thomas, NYC, actor (Tom Corbett Space Cadet)
1922 Carl Amery, writer
1922 Gerald Moverley, Roman Catholic bishop (Hallam)
1922 Michael Palliser, head of British diplomatic service
1923 Bruno Kiefer, composer
1924 Harald Heilmann, composer
1925 Michael Richardson, vice CEO (N M Rotschild)
1925 Tom Jackson, British union leader (Post Office)
1926 Hugh Hefner
1926 Hugh Hefner
1926 Hugh Hefner
1926 Hugh Hefner
1926 Hugh Hefner
1926 Graham Hills, principal (Strathclyde University, England)
1926 Harris Wofford, (Sen-R-Pennsylvania)
1926 Hugh Hefner, [Marston], Chicagp, magazine publisher (Playboy)
1926 Lord Fitt, MP (Belfast Ireland)
1926 Michael Ogden, QC
1928 Brian Cubbon, British senior civil servant
1928 Floyd D Spence, (Rep-R-SC, 1971- )
1928 Tom Lehrer, parody/folk singer (That Was The Week That Was)
1929 Harvey Lichtenstein, pres (Bkln Academy of Music)
1931 Bill Gilbert, Wash DC, sports author (They Also Served, Big E)
1931 Martin Rogers, director (Farmington Institute for Christian Studies)
1932 Carl Perkins, Jackson Tn, singer/songwriter (Blue Suede Shoes)
1932 Jim Fowler, Albany Ga, naturalist (Wild Kingdom)
1932 Paul Krassner, comic strip cartoonist (MAD Magazine)/founder (Yippies)
1932 Peter Moores, director (Littlewoods)
1932 Vladimir Aleksandrovich Degtyaryov, cosmonaut
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo
1933 Gian Maria VolontŠ, [John Welles], Milan Italy, actor (Fistful of $)
1933 Jacques Molicard, translator/navigator
1933 Jean-Paul Belmondo, Paris France, actor (Casino Royale, Magnifique)
1933 Richard Rose, Professor of Public Policy (Strathclyde University)
1935 Avery Schreiber
1935 Avery Schreiber
1935 Avery Schreiber
1935 Avery Schreiber
1935 Avery Schreiber
1935 Aulis Sallinen, composer
1935 Avery Schreiber, Chicago Ill, comedian (My Mother the Car)
1936 Jerzy Maksymiuk, composer
1936 Michael Somare, British foreign affairs minister (Paupa & New Guinea)
1937 Barrington J[ohn] Bayley, UK, sci-fi author (Collision Course)
1937 Valerie Singleton, British broadcaster
1939 Michael Learned
1939 Michael Learned
1939 Michael Learned
1939 Michael Learned
1939 Michael Learned
1939 Michael Learned, Wash DC, actress (Olivia-Waltons, Nurse)
1940 Vasily Dmiotriyevich Shcheglov, Russian cosmonaut
1941 Hannah Gordon, actress (Oh Alfie)
1942 Brandon De Wilde, Bkln NY, actor (Jamie, Wild in the Sky)
1942 Earl F Hillard, (Rep-D-Alabama)
1942 Galina A Kulakova, USSR, nordic skier (Olympic-3 golds-1972)
1943 Terry Knight, rock vocalist (Gloria, Terry Knight & the Pack)
1944 Gene Parsons, rock drummer (Byrds, Gene Clark Group)
1945 Gus Hardin, [Carol Ann Blankenship], Tulsa Okla, country singer
1946 Alan Knott, great English cricket wicketkeeper (1967-81)
1946 Les Gray, vocalist (Mud-Cat Crept In)
1946 Philip Wright, rocker (Paper Lace)
1949 Chico Ryan, rock vocalist (Sha Na Na)
1949 Steve Gadd, jazz drummer (Triplet Hop, Complex Jazz)
1950 Ehtesham-ud-din, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 5 Tests 1980-82)
1950 Kenneth D Cockrell, Austin Texas, Astronaut (STS 56, 69, 80)
1950 Nathan Cook, Phila Pa, actor (Milton-White Shadow, Billy-Hotel)
1952 Magnar Am, composer
1953 Hal Ketchum, Greenwich NY, country singer (Small Town Saturday Night)
1954 Dennis Quaid
1954 Dennis Quaid
1954 Dennis Quaid
1954 Dennis Quaid
1954 Dennis Quaid
1954 Dennis Quaid, Houston TX, actor (Big Easy, Dreamscape, Right Stuff)
1957 Ednita Nazario, Ponce PR, spanish singer
1957 Sev‚rlano Ballesteros, Spain, golfer (British Open 1979, 84, 88)
1958 Tony Sibson, boxer
1959 Dave Innis, Bartlesville Okla, country singer (Restless Heart-Wheels)
1961 Kirk McCaskill, Kapuskasing Ont, pitcher (Chic White Sox)
1961 Mark Kelly, Dublin Ireland, keyboardist (Marillion-Real to Reel)
1962 Freddie Joe Nunn, NFL defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)
1962 Jeff Turner, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies)
1964 Shane Robinson, Adelaide SA, Australasia golfer
1965 Paulina Porizkova
1965 Paulina Porizkova
1965 Paulina Porizkova
1965 Paulina Porizkova
1965 Paulina Porizkova
1965 Hal Morris, Fort Rucker Alabama, infielder (Cin Reds)
1965 Helen Alfredsson, Goteborg Sweden, LPGA golfer (1993 Dinah Shore)
1965 Paolo Cane, Itaty, tennis star
1965 Paulina Porizkova, Prostejov Czech, model (Playboy-Aug 87)
1966 Cynthia Nixon, NYC, actress (Addams Family Values, Pelican Brief)
1966 Oliver Barnett, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
1967 Graeme Lloyd, Australia, pitcher (NY Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers)
1968 Janne Ojanen, Tampere FIN, hockey forward (Team Finland)
1968 Terry Brands, Omaha NB, 125« lbs/57 kg freestyle wrestler (Olymp-96)
1968 Tom Brands, Omaha NB, 136« lbs/62 kg freestyle wrestler (Oly-gold-96)
1969 Amy Feng, Tianjin China, US table tennis player (Olympics-96)
1969 Karl Krikken, cricketer (Derbyshire 1989-, wicketkeeper)
1969 Timothy Young, Phila, rower (Olympics-silver-1996)
1970 Chuck Bradley, CFL/WLAF tackle (BC Lions, Barcelona Dragons)
1970 Neal Caloia, Torrance Calif, free pistol (Olympics-1996)
1970 Olaf Kolzig, Johannesburg SAF, NHL goalie (Team Germany, Washington)
1971 Anthony Redmon, NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals)
1971 Austin Peck, Hawaii, actor (Austin Reed-Days of Our Lives)
1971 Derwin Gray, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
1971 James Hundon, wide receiver (Cincinnati Bengals)
1971 Mujaahid Maynard, Bkln, 105« lbs/48 kg greco-roman wrestler (Oly-96)
1971 Wang Yang, youngest Olympic record breaker at age 17 (Oly-1988)
1972 Brian DeMarco, NFL tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1972 Craig Jones, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1972 Jeffrey van As, soccer player (MVV)
1972 Jeff Wilkins, kicker (St Louis Rams)
1972 Karen Clark, Calgary Alberta, synchro swimmer (Olympics-silver-96)
1974 Ben Bordelon, tackle (San Diego Chargers)
1974 Kevin Mathis, cornerback (Dallas Cowboys)
1974 Sharon Pelletier, Madawaska Maine, Miss America-Maine (1996)
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam
1979 Keshia Knight Pulliam, Newark NJ, actress (Rudy-Crosby)
1980 Kristin Lee, Bethesda Md, rhythmic gymnast (US team-96)
1990 Marston Glenn Hefner, son of Hugh Hefner & Kimberley Conrad

Events


715 Constantine ends his reign as Catholic Pope
1241 Battle of Liegnitz - Mongol armies defeat Poles & Germans
1388 Battle of N„fels; Glarius Swiss defeat Habsburg (Austrian) army
1454 Milan/Venice signs peace of Lodi
1474 Breisach land guardian Peter von Hagenbach throws out Walloon/Italians
1483 Edward I (12) succeeds Edward IV as king of England
1538 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
1555 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
1609 Spain & Netherlands sign 12 Year Resistant Pact
1621 Spain & Netherlands 12 Year Resistant Pact ends
1667 1st public art exhibition (Palais-Royale, Paris)
1682 Robert La Salle claims lower Mississippi (Louisiana) for France
1691 French troops occupy Mons
1724 1st Easter [NS=April 16]
1770 Capt James Cook discovers Botany Bay (Australia)
1783 Tippu Sahib drives out English from Bednore India
1808 Mayor Wolters offers French king Louis Napoleon townhall as a palace
1814 Elias Canneman (L) resigns as minister of Finance
1816 African Methodist Episcopal Church organizes (Phila)
1829 Danzig (Gdansk) dike break flood kills 1,200
1831 Robert Jenkins loses an ear: war between Britain and Spain.
1831 Robert Jenkins loses an ear: war between Britain and Spain.
1831 Robert Jenkins loses an ear, starts war between Britain & Spain
1833 1st tax-supported public library (Peterborough, NH)
1838 National Galley opens in London
1864 Battle of Pleasant Hill LA, 2870 casualities
1865 Lee surrenders at Appomattox, ending Civil War.
1865 Lee surrenders at Appomattox, ending Civil War.
1865 Federals capture Ft Blakely, Alabama
1865 Robert E Lee & 26,765 troops, surrender to US Grant at Appomattox
1866 Civil Rights Bill passes over Pres Andrew Johnson's veto
1869 Hudson Bay Company cedes it's territory to Canada
1870 American Anti-Slavery Society dissolves
1872 Samuel R Percy patents dried milk
1878 1st Lady Lucy Hayes begins egg rolling contest on White House lawn
1894 1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 5th Symphony in B in Graz
1906 3«th modern Olympic games opens in Athens (4/22 NS)
1912 1st exhibition baseball game at Fenway Park (Red Sox vs Harvard)
1912 Titanic leaves Queenstown Ireland for NY
1913 Brooklyn Dodger's Ebbets Field opens, Phillies win 1-0
1914 "World, the Flesh & the Devil," 1st color film, shown in London
1914 1st full color film shown "World, Flesh & Devil" (London)
1914 Tampico incident - US ship crew arrested in Mexico
1917 Battle of Arras begins
1917 Vimy Ridge France stormed by Canadian troops
1918 Latvia proclaims independence
1923 Sean O'Casey's "Shadow of a Gunman," premieres in Dublin
1925 Babe Ruth rushed to hospital
1927 Italy & US anarchists Sacco & Vanzetti given death sentences
1928 Eugene O'Neill's "Lazarus Laughed," premieres in Pasadena
1928 Mae West's NYC debut in a daring new play "Diamond Lil"
1928 Top-Oss soccer team forms in Oss
1928 Turkey passes separation of church & state
1931 Chicago Cy Wentworth beats Mont Canadiens at 13:50 of 6th period
1932 Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs sweep NY Rangers in 3 games
1935 Stanley Cup: Montreal Maroons sweep Toronto Maple Leafs in 3 games
1939 Marian Anderson sings before 75,000 at Lincoln Memorial
1940 German cruiser Blcher torpedoed/capsizes in Oslofjord, 1,000 die
1940 Germany invades Norway & Denmark during WW II (Denmark surrenders)
1941 PGA establishes Golf Hall of Fame
1942 Battle of Bataan-US-Filipino forces overwhelmed by Japs at Bataan
1944 Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientals Ecclesiae
1945 Battleship Admiral Scheer sinks British aircraft carrier
1945 Liberty ship at Bari Italy carrying aerial bombs explodes, kills 360
1945 NFL requires players to wear long stockings
1946 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 1
1947 Atomic Energy Commission confirmed
1947 Baseball suspends Bkln Dodger Leo Durocher for 1 year
1947 Tornadoes striking West Texas & Oklahoma kill 169, injuring 1,300
1949 UN Intl Court of Justice held Albania responsible for incidents in Corfu Channel & awards Britain damages
1950 14th Golf Masters Championship: Jimmy Demaret wins, shooting a 283
1950 4th Tony Awards: Cocktail Party & South Pacific win
1950 Bob Hope's 1st TV appearance
1952 Popular uprising in Bolivia
1953 TV Guide publishes their first issue.
1953 TV Guide publishes their first issue.
1953 "TV Guide" publishes 1st issue
1953 Jomo Kenyatta sentenced to 7 years in Kenya
1954 WECT TV channel 6 in Wilmington, NC (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting
1955 United Nations Charter hearing.
1955 United Nations Charter hearing.
1955 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1957 Howard Hanson's "Song of Democracy," premieres in Wash DC
1957 Suez Canal cleared for all shipping
1959 Balt Orioles pull their 2nd triple play (3-6-3 vs Wash Senators)
1959 Bill Sharman hits a NBA record 56 consecutive foul shot
1959 NASA names 1st 7 astronauts for Project Mercury
1959 13th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics sweep Minn Lakers in 4 games Boston Celtics wins 8th straight title
1960 14th NBA Championship: Bost Celtics beat St Louis Hawks, 4 games to 3
1960 South African premier Verwoerd wounded in battle
1962 26th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 280
1962 34th Academy Awards - "West Side Story," Sophia Loren & Max Schell win
1962 JFK throws out 1st ball at Washington's new DC Stadium
1963 Winston Churchill becomes 1st honorary US citizen (posthumously)
1965 Beatles "Ticket to Ride" is released in UK
1965 India & Pakistan engage in border fight
1965 1st game at Astrodome, Houston beats Yankees 2-1 in exhibition as Mickey Mantle hits 1st indoor homerun
1966 Anaheim Stadium for Calif Angels opens
1966 Sophia Loren marries married Carlo Ponti in Paris
1967 "At the Drop of Another Hat" closes at Booth NYC after 105 perfs
1967 1st Boeing 737 rolls out
1967 31st Golf Masters Championship: Gay Brewer Jr wins, shooting a 280
1967 Shortwave broadcaster Radio NY Worldwide's transmitter burns down
1968 German DR adopts constitution
1968 Martin Luther King Jr, buried in Atlanta
1968 Minn's Wayne Connelly is 1st to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot
1968 Ralph Aberbathy elected to head So Christian Leadership Conference
1969 1st flight of Concorde 002 (Filton-Bristol)
1969 Chic Cub Billy Williams hits 4 consecutive doubles beat Phillies 11-3
1970 Paul McCartney announces official split of Beatles
1971 Ringo releases "It Don't Come Easy" in UK
1972 "Sugar" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 506 performances
1972 36th Golf Masters Championship: Jack Nicklaus wins, shooting a 286
1972 Glenn Turner (259) & Terry Jarvis make 387 opening cricket stand v WI
1972 USSR & Iraq sign friendship treaty
1973 37th Golf Masters Championship: Tommy Aaron wins, shooting a 283
1973 Netherlands recognizes North Vietnam
1973 Otto Kerner, former governor of Illinois, convicted for his role in an illegal racetrack scheme
1974 Padres owner Ray Kroc, addresses fans "Ladies & gentlemen, I suffer with you I've never seen such stupid baseball playing in my life"
1976 US & Russia agreed on size of nuclear tests for peaceful use
1977 Communist party in Spain allowed legally after 40 years
1978 42nd Golf Masters Championship: Gary Player wins, shooting a 277
1978 Brewers sweep Orioles 11-3, 16-3, & 13-5 (each with a grand slam)
1978 David Thompson scores ties 3rd highest total in the NBA - 73
1978 Denver's David Thompson scores 73 points & San Antonio's George Gervin scores 63 points in separate NBA games (33 in 1 quarter)
1979 51st Academy Awards - "Deer Hunter," Jon Voight & Jane Fonda win
1979 Longest doubles ping-pong match of 101 hrs, begins
1980 Belgium's Marten's govt resigns
1980 Kings tie NHL rec with 2 shorthanded playoff goals in a pd vs Isles
1980 Soyuz 35 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6
1981 LA Dodgers Fernando Valenzuela's 1st start, beats Astros 2-0
1981 US sub George Washington rams Japanese freighter Nisso Maru
1982 LA Lakers block 21 Denver shots setting NBA regulation game record
1983 6th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 1 returns to Earth
1983 Caps 2-Isles 6 -Patrick Semis-Denis Potvin fails on penalty shot
1984 56th Academy Awards - "Terms of Endearment," R Duvall & S Maclaine win
1985 White Sox pitcher Tom Seaver starts a record 15th opening day game
1986 "Dallas" announces it will revive killed Bobby Ewing character
1987 For 3rd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Stanley Cup game Wayne Gretzky passes Jean Beliveau as all time playoff scoring champ
1988 "Les Miserables," opens at Umeda-Koma Theatre, Osaka
1988 Devils 3-0 over Islanders-Devils lead 2-1 in 1st round
1988 US imposes economic sanctions on Panama
1989 53rd Golf Masters Championship: Nick Faldo wins, shooting a 283
1989 Mike Tyson strikes a parking attendant when asked to move his car
1989 Patti Rizzo wins LPGA Red Robin Kyocera Inamori Golf Classic
1989 Rickey Henderson steals his 800th career base in NY's 4-3 loss to Clev
1989 Scott Hoch chokes on 18 inch putt & loses Masters golf tournament
1989 Wash DC march supporting 1973 Roe vs Wade decision (allow abortions)
1990 "Capital News" starring Lloyd Bridges premieres on ABC-TV
1990 Don Mattingly signs a $19.7 million 5-year contract with Yankees
1990 NY Islanders beat NY Rangers 4-3 in double overtime-Rangers lead 2-1
1990 World's largest bunny hop at Radio City Music Hall (NYC)
1991 Date of Microsoft MS DOS 5.0
1991 Georgia SSR votes to secede from USSR
1992 "Redwood Curtain" opens at Neiderlander theater on Broadway
1992 Florida drops rape charges against NY Mets Gooden, Boston & Coleman
1992 John Majors, (C) elected PM of England
1992 Noriega convicted on 8 of 10 drug & racketeering charges
1992 Record 18 golfers shoot in 60s in Masters round 1 (old record 12)
1992 US Fed court finds Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega guilty of drugs
1992 William O Studeman, becomes deputy director of CIA
1993 Colorado Rockies 1st home game & 1st victory, 11-4 over Mont Expos
1994 BPAA US Open by Justin Hromek
1994 STS-59 (Endeavour) launches into orbit
1994 Singer Wayne Newton (52) weds attorney Kathleen McCrone (30)
1995 "Translations" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 25 performances
1995 59th Golf Masters Championship: Ben Crenshaw wins, shooting a 274
1997 Cleve Indians closer Jose Mesa found guilty of rape
1997 Major League Soccer announces Miami & Chicago expansion
1997 NFL announces it will give $3M to CFL & possible "World Classic Bowl"
2000 64th Golf Masters Championship:

That's All....

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