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Saturday, July 14, 2018.



Birthdays


1486 Andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets)
1602 Jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61)
1610 Ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane
1634 Pasquier Quesnel, French theologist/jansenist (Jsus-Christ Pnitent)
1707 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer
1756 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher
1794 John G Lockhart, [Scorpion], biographer (Life of Sir Walter Scott)
1804 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general
1818 Nathaniel Lyon, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1861
1830 Richard Henry Jackson, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1831 William Dwight, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1888
1834 James Abbott McNeill Whistler, artist (Whistler's Mother)
1839 Edward Sydney Smith, composer
1854 Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer
1855 Richard Samuel Hughes, composer
1857 Maytag, inventor (washing machine)
1858 Emmeline Pankhurst, England, found (Women's Social & Political Union)
1862 Florence Bascom, US, 1st American woman PhD
1862 Gustav Klimt, Austria, Art Nouveau painter
1865 Annie Jones, Virginia, bearded lady
1868 Gertrude M L Bell, British archaeologist (Desert & The Sown)
1869 Owen Wister, US, novelist (Virginian)
1874 'Abbas Hilmi II, last khedive (Ottoman viceroy) of Egypt (1892-1914)
1874 Andr Debierne, French chemist/physicist (Actinium)
1880 Donald Meek, Glasgow Scotland, actor (Stage Fair, Stagecoach)
1883 Alexandru Zirra, composer
1884 Charles Meldrum Daniels, Dayton Oh, swimmer (Olympic-gold-1904, 08)
1890 Ossip Zadkine, [Zadkin], Russ/French sculptor (Destroyed City)
1891 Henry Oscar, London England, actor (Saint in London)
1893 John G Strijdom, premier of South-Africa (1954-58)
1893 Spencer Williams, Vidalia La, actor (Andy-Amos 'n' Andy)
1895 Cliff Edwards, "Ukulele Ike", Hannibal Mo, singer (54th Street Revue)
1895 Frank Raymond Leavis, British literary critic (Culture & Environment)
1898 Ivan Triesault, Estonia, actor (Cry of the Werewolf, Black Parachute)
1901 George Tobias, NYC, actor (Abner Kravitz-Bewitched)
1901 Gerald Finzi, composer
1901 Gerald Raphael Finzi, composer
1902 Paul Guilfoyle, Jersey City NJ, actor/director (Curiosity Kills)
1902 Richard Clarkson, aerodynamicist
1902 Truman J Hedding, US vice-admiral (WW II)
1903 Irving Stone, US, author (Love is Eternal, Lust for Life)
1903 Ken Murray, NYC, comedian (Ken Murray Show, Judy Garland Show)
1904 Isaac Bashevis Singer, Poland, Yiddish novelist (Enemies-Nobel 1978)
1906 Arthur James Bramwell Hutchings, composer
1906 Tom Carvel, ice cream mogul (Carvels)
1908 Chaim Raphael, writer
1908 Joseph Kotlla, German war criminal (4 of Breda)
1909 Annabella, [Suzanne G Charpentier], Paris, actress (Dinner at Ritz)
1910 Peter Stadlen, pianist/critic
1910 William Hanna, animator (Hanna-Barbera)
1911 J de Graaf, Dutch ethicist/president (Church & Peace)
1911 Terry-Thomas, England, actor (It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World)
1912 Woodie Guthrie, folk singer, common man.
1912 Woodie Guthrie, folk singer, common man.
1912 Woodrow Wilson "Woodie" Guthrie, folk singer (This Land Is Your Land)
1913 Gerald R. Ford, 38th President (1974-1976)
1913 Gerald R. Ford, 38th President (1974-1976)
1913 Fritz Erler, German politician (SDP)
1913 Gerald R Ford, [Leslie King], 41st VP (1973-74)/38th pres (R-1974-77)
1913 Jimmy Hoffa, missing labor leader
1913 Nigel Thomas Loveridge Fisher, politician
1914 Sidney George Gray, company secretary
1916 Natalia Ginzburg, Italian author (Family dictionary)
1916 Phyllis Stedman, politician
1917 Arthur Leavins, violinist
1917 Douglas Edwards, Alda Okla, newscaster (CBS Evening News, FYI)
1918 Ingmar Bergman, film maker (Through a Glass Darkly).
1918 Jay Wright Forrester, invented the computer magnetic core memory
1918 Ingmar Bergman, film maker (Through a Glass Darkly).
1918 Jay Wright Forrester, invented the computer magnetic core memory
1918 Arthur Laurents, NYC, playwright (West Side Story, Gypsy)
1918 Ingmar Bergman, Uppsala Sweden, director (Cries & Whispers)
1918 Jay Wright Forrester, invented random-access magnetic core memory
1919 Lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--)
1921 Geoffrey Wilkinson, chemist
1921 Leon Garield, writer
1922 Peter Andrew Tranchell, composer
1923 Dale Robertson
1923 Dale Robertson
1923 Dale Robertson
1923 Dale Robertson
1923 Dale Robertson
1923 Dale Robertson, Harrah Ok, actor (Death Valley Days, Walter-Dynasty)
1923 Frances Lear, Larchmont NY, Woman's magazine publisher (Lears)
1925 Luis Antonio Escobar, composer
1926 Harry Dean Stanton
1926 Harry Dean Stanton
1926 Harry Dean Stanton
1926 Harry Dean Stanton
1926 Harry Dean Stanton
1926 Harry Dean Stanton, West Irvine KY, actor (Alien, Cool Hand Luke)
1926 Jan Krenz, composer
1927 John William Chancellor, Chicago Ill, news anchor (NBC, VOA)
1928 Elizabeth Jane Lloyd, artist/teacher
1928 Nancy Olson, Milwaukee, actress (Absent-Minded Professor, Pollyanna)
1928 Ole Schmidt, composer
1928 Pierre Olaf, Cauderan France, actor (Kraft Music Hall)
1929 George Alan Dawson, jazz drummer/teacher
1930 Polly Bergen
1930 Polly Bergen
1930 Polly Bergen
1930 Polly Bergen
1930 Polly Bergen
1930 Eric Norman Stokes, composer
1930 Polly Bergen, Knoxville Tn, actress (Rhoda-Winds of War, Baby Talk)
1931 Donald Eugene Webb, Okla City, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
1931 Robert Stephens, Bristol England, actor (Uncle Kurt-Holocaust)
1932 Roosevelt Grier
1932 Roosevelt Grier
1932 Roosevelt Grier
1932 Roosevelt Grier
1932 Roosevelt Grier
1932 Roosevelt Grier, Cuthbert Ga, NFLer (NY Giants)/actor (Movin' On)
1933 Del Reeves, singer/guitarist
1933 Robert Bourassa, Montral, premier of Qubec (1970-76, 1985- )
1934 Leo Joseph Koury, Pitts, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)
1934 [Robert] Lee Elder, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1974 Monsanto Open)
1936 Gloria Lambert, Worcester Mass, singer (Sing Along With Mitch)
1936 Robert F Overmyer, Lorain Ohio, Col USMC/astronaut (STS 5, STS 51B)
1937 Khalid Hassan, Pak cricket leg-spinner (took 2-116 at 16 in only Test)
1938 Bob Scholl, rocker (Mellow Kings)
1938 Jerry Rubin, activist (Chicago 7)/stockbroker
1941 Tatyana Dmitryevna Kuznetsova, cosmonaut
1943 Lynn Loring, NYC, actress (Patty-Fair Exchange, Barbara-FBI)
1945 Peter James Leonard Klatzow, composer
1946 Maureen O'Connor, Mayor (San Diego)
1947 Nick Benedict, Los Angeles CA, actor (Pistol-Birth of a Legend)
1947 Steve Stone, Cleveland Ohio, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball)
1948 Tommy Matola, rock manager/CEO (CBS records)
1949 Joyce Benson, LPGA golfer
1949 Lukas D Barnard, head of South Africa secret service (NIS)
1950 Bruce Oldfield, British mode-designer
1951 Esther Dyson, Zurich Switz, computer publisher (Release 1.0)
1951 Judi Brown, E Lansing Mich, 400m hurdler (Olympic-silver-1984)
1952 Chris Cross, [St John], rock singer (Arthur)
1952 Eric Laneuville, New Orleans La, actor (Larry-Room 222, St Elsewhere)
1952 George Louis Francis Lewis, composer
1952 Jerry Houser, LA Calif, actor (Slapshot, Summer of '42, Class of '44)
1952 Joel Silver, South Orange NJ, producer (Warriors, Xanadu, Die Hard)
1952 Stan Shaw, Chic Ill, actor (Mississippi, Roots Next Generation)
1954 Bebe Buell, Norfolk Va, wife of Todd Rundgren/playmate (Nov, 1974)
1954 Jos Zoomer, Amsterdam Neth, rock drummer (Vandenberg)
1954 Ralph D'Amico, jockey
1957 Peter Webb, NZ cricketer (batsman against West Indies 1980)
1958 Eric Heiden, US speed skater (Olympic-gold-1980)
1959 Rodney Rash, horse trainer
1960 Ray Herndon, Scottsdale Ar, singer (McBride & Ride-Can I Count on You)
1961 Jackie Earle Haley, Northridge Calif, actor (Breaking Away)
1962 Diane Ratnik, Toronto Ontario, volleyball setter (Olympics-8-92, 96)
1963 Bel Le Harper, NFL tight end (Atlanta Falcons)
1964 Barbara Chiu, Canton China, Canada table tennis player (Oly-33-92, 96)
1964 Brett J Ogle, Paddington Austral, PGA golfer (1993 AT&T Pebble Beach)
1964 Jack Kay Jr, Montreal Que, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Singapore Open)
1965 Reina Olea, female jockey
1966 D J Johnson, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)
1966 Matthew Fox, Crowheart Wyo, actor (Party of 5, Fredhman Dorm)
1966 Tayna Donelly, rocker (Belly)
1967 Glen Scrivener, CFL defensive tackle (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
1967 Hashan Tillekeratne, cricketer (Sri Lanka wicket-keeper/batsman)
1967 Leonardo Lavalle, Mexico, tennis star
1967 Robin Ventura, Santa Maria CA, infielder (Chic White Sox)
1968 John Maginnes, Atlanta GA, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Texarkana Open-5th)
1968 Mark Lenz, US, 3m spring diver (Olympic-gold-1992)
1969 Jose Hernandez, Hato Rey Puerto Rico, infielder (Chic Cubs)
1970 Mark Brandenburg, Houston TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)
1970 Mark Strickland, NBA forward (Miami Heat)
1970 Michelle Sawatzky, Steinbach Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics-96)
1970 Missy Gold, Great Falls Mont, actress (Katie-Benson)
1970 Todd Rucci, NFL guard (NE Patriots)
1972 Ben Talley, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
1972 Joe Aska, NFL running back (Oakland Raiders)
1972 Lou Roe, NBA forward (Detroit Pistons)
1972 Matthew Campbell, NFL tight end (Carolina Panthers)
1973 Kieren Perkins, Brisbane QLD Aust, 1500m swimmer (Olymp-2 gold-92, 96)
1974 Erick Dampier, NBA center (SF Warriors)
1975 Matthew Kessinger, Louisville Ky, fig skater (1995 Gt Lakes Jr champ)
1976 Yesim Cetin, Miss Turkey Universe (1997)
1977 Victoria Ingrid Alica Dsire, Princess heir apparent of Sweden

Events


Alpha Cygnid meteor shower, radiant in Cygnus.
Bastille Day -- France
Alpha Cygnid meteor shower, radiant in Cygnus.
Bastille Day -- France
1420 Battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia
1520 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
1535 Emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis
1544 English troops attack The Canal
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London
1714 Battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
1789 Citizens of Paris storm the (near empty) Bastille prison.
1789 Citizens of Paris storm the (near empty) Bastille prison.
1789 Bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
1798 1st direct federal tax on states-on dwellings, land & slaves
1798 Sedition Act prohibits "false, scandalous & malicious" writing against US govt
1822 Slave revolt in SC under Denmark Vesey/Peter Poyas
1823 Switzerland signs boundaries for fugitives
1832 Opium exempted from federal tariff duty
1845 1st postmasters' provisional stamps issued, NYC
1845 Fire in NYC destroys 1,000 homes & kills many
1850 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration.
1850 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration.
1850 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
1853 Commodore Perry requests trade relations with the Japanese.
1853 Commodore Perry requests trade relations with the Japanese.
1853 1st US World's fair opens (Crystal Palace NY)
1853 Commodore Perry requests trade relations with Japan
1853 Pres Franklin Pierce opens 1st industrial exposition (NY)
1861 Gen McDowell advances toward Fairfax Courthouse, VA with 40,000 troops
1861 Naval Engagement at Wilmington NC - USS Daylight establishes blockade
1863 Battle of Falling Waters, MD (Beaver Creek)
1863 Jews of Holstein Germany granted equality
1864 Gold is discovered in Helena, Mont
1865 1st ascent of the Matterhorn.
1865 1st ascent of the Matterhorn.
1865 1st ascent of Matterhorn
1865 Whymper, Hudson, Croz, Douglas & Hadow 1st to climb Matterhorn
1868 Alvin J Fellows patents tape measure
1877 General strike brings US railroad to a stand still
1891 John T Smith patents corkboard
1909 Germany chancellor Bernhard von Blow resigns
1911 46" of rain begins to fall in Baguio, Philippines
1912 Kenneth McArthur runs Olympic record marathon (2:36:54.8)
1914 1st patent for liquid-fueled rocket design granted (Dr R Goddard)
1914 NL's Boston Braves start climb from last place to world series sweep
1916 33.6 cm rainfall at Effingham SC (state record)
1916 St Louis Brown Ernie Koob pitches all 17 inns in a 0-0 tie vs Boston
1918 Dutch govt reclaims South seas
1921 Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti convicted in Dedham Mass, of killing their shoe company's paymaster
1927 1st commercial airplane flight in Hawaii
1932 Belgian Chamber rules Dutch language for education of Flanders
1933 Germany began mandatory sterilization of those with hereditary illness
1933 NSDAP becomes only party in Germany
1933 Verity bowls out Essex twice in a day, 8-47 & 9-44, at Leyton
1934 116F (47C), Orogrande NM (state record, broken on June 27, 1994)
1934 NY Times erroneously declares Ruth 700 HR record to stand for all time
1934 Phillies score 11 runs in an inning, beats Cincinnati 18-0
1934 Ruth hits 700th career home run
1936 1 million demonstrate to support French People's Front govt
1936 116F (47C), Collegeville, Indiana (state record)
1938 Mussolini publishes anti-Jewish/African manifest
1940 Due to beanball wars, Spalding advertises batting helmet with earflaps
1940 Lithuania becomes Lithuanian SSR
1941 6,000 Lithuanian Jews are exterminated at Viszalsyan Camp
1941 Cease fire of Joan of Arc (ends combat in Lebanon & Syria)
1941 Jam rationed in Holland
1942 1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork
1942 Riots against Jews in Amsterdam
1944 Attempt to liberate prisoners in Amsterdam fails, John Post arrested
1944 US assault on Coutances Cotentin
1945 Battleship USS South Dakota is 1st US ship to bombard Japan
1946 Dr Ben Spock's "Common Sense Book of Baby & Child Care" published
1946 Mass murder on Jews in Kielce Poland
1946 Cleve Lou Boudreau hits 4 doubles & HR but Red Sox win 11-10 on Ted Williams 3 HR with 8 RBIs
1948 Israel bombs Cairo
1949 USSR explodes their 1st atom bomb
1950 RE Wayne awarded 1st Distinguished Flying Cross in Korea
1951 "Courtin' Time" closes at National Theater NYC after 37 performances
1951 "Make a Wish" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 102 perfs
1951 1st color telecast of a sporting event (CBS-horse race)
1951 Citation becomes 1st horse to win $1,000,000 in races
1951 George Washington Carver monument unveiled
1952 SS United States crosses Atlantic in 84:12 (record westward)
1953 first national monument dedicated to a Negro - GW Carver
1953 first national monument dedicated to a Negro - GW Carver
1953 1st Natl monument dedicated to a Negro-George Washington Carver
1953 20th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati
1953 Communist offensive in Korea
1954 117F (47C), East St Louis, Illinois (state record)
1954 118F (48C), Warsaw & Union, Missouri (state record)
1955 2 killed, many dazed when lightning strikes Ascott racetrack, England
1956 Boston Red Sox Mel Parnell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0
1957 Soviet steamer "Eshghbad" sinks in Caspian Sea, drowning 270
1958 Iraqi army overthrows monarchy, led by Colonel Saddam Hussein.
1958 Iraqi army overthrows monarchy, led by Colonel Saddam Hussein.
1958 General Abdul K Kassem forms a military govt in Iraq
1958 Pope Pius XII publishes his 39th & last encyclical Meminisse juvat
1958 Col Saddam Hussein & Iraqi army overthrows the monarchy
1959 first atomic powered cruiser, the Long Beach, Quincy Mass
1959 first atomic powered cruiser, the Long Beach, Quincy Mass
1959 1st atomic powered cruiser, Long Beach, Quincy Mass
1960 Barbara Romack wins LPGA Leesburg Pro-Am Golf Tournament
1960 Fire raging through a Guatemala City, Guatemala insane asylum kills 225, severly injuring 300
1961 Astro's Eddie Matthews hits HR #500
1961 Finland's Miettunen govt forms
1961 Pope John XXIII publishes encyclical Mater et magistrate
1962 Borehole for Mont Blanc-tunnel finished
1962 Brave's Hank Aaron hits HR #500
1962 US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site
1963 Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Sight Golf Open
1964 Jacques Anquetil wins his 5th Tour de France
1964 Oriole Bob Johnson's 6th straight hit as a pinch hitter
1965 US Mariner IV, 1st Mars probe, passes at 6,100 miles
1965 US Mariner IV, 1st Mars probe, passes at 6,100 miles
1965 Australian Ronald Clarke runs world record 10k (27:39.4)
1965 Israeli/Jordanian border fights
1965 US Mariner IV, 1st Mars probe, passes at 6,100 miles (9,800 km)
1966 Richard Speck rapes & kills 8 nurses in a Chicago dormitory
1967 Astro Eddie Matthews hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Juan Marichal
1967 Surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing
1967 The Who, opening for Herman's Hermits begin a US tour
1968 Brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick
1968 Carol Mann wins LPGA Pabst Ladies' Golf Classic
1968 Houston Astro Don Wilson strikes-out 18, beats Reds 6-1
1968 WSWO TV channel 26 in Springfield, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting
1969 "Futbol War" between El Salvador & Honduras begins
1969 Soccer war - Salvador-Honduras (1000 dead)
1969 WMUL (now WPBY) TV channel 33 in Huntington, WV (PBS) 1st broadcast
1970 41st All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-4 at Riverfront Stadium, Cin
1970 All star MVP: Carl Yastremski (Boston Red Sox)
1972 Jean Westwood is 1st woman chosen to head Democratic Natl Committee
1972 USSR performs underground nuclear Test
1972 Plate ump & catcher in a game are brothers. Bill Haller is ump & Tom Haller is Tigers catcher, KC Royals win 1-0
1973 102nd British Golf Open: Tom Weiskopf shoots a 276 at Royal Troon
1973 Phil Everly storms off stage declaring an end to Everly Brothers
1974 Billy Martin is 1st AL manager ejected by ump from 2 games in 1 day
1974 Bundy victims Janice Ott & Denise Naslund disappear, Lk Sammamish, WA
1974 Sharon Miller wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
1975 EPCOT Center (Florida) plans announced
1976 Jimmy Carter wins Democratic pres nomination in NYC
1976 USSR banishes dissident Andrei Amalrik to Netherlands
1977 North Korea shoots down US helicopter, killing 3
1977 US House establishes permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
1978 Anatoly Scharansky convicted of anti-Soviet agitation
1978 Ump Doug Harvey ejects Don Sutton after discovering 3 scuffed balls
1978 Allen Ginsburg completes "Plutonian Ode," blocks trainload of fissile material headed for Rockwell's nuclear bomb trigger factory, Colorado
1979 USSR performs nuclear Test
1981 Kevin Wade's "Key Exchange," premieres in London
1983 Crane (Rep-R-Il) & Studds (Rep-D-Mas) admit to sex with pages
1984 STS 41-D vehicle moves to Vandenberg AFB for remanifest of payloads
1984 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1985 40th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Kathy Baker
1985 Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Offutt AFB, Neb
1985 Last USFL game-Baltimore Stars defeats Oakland Invaders, 28-24
1986 10 killed & 60 injured at ETA-bomb attack in Madrid
1986 2nd govt of Lubbers sworn in
1986 41st US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Jane Geddes
1986 Motley Cre's Vince Neil begins 30 day sentence for vehicular homicide
1986 NASA's plan to implement recommendations of Rogers commission
1986 Paul McCartney releases "Press"
1986 Richard W Miller became 1st FBI agent convicted of espionage
1986 Shalamar's Howard Hewett acquitted in Miami of drug charges
1987 Taiwan ends 37 years of martial law
1987 Taiwan ends 37 years of martial law
1987 58th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 2-0 in 13 at Oakland-Alameda Stad
1987 All star MVP: Tim Raines (Montreal Expos)
1987 Greyhound Bus buys Trailways Bus for $80 million
1987 Lt Col Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony
1987 Rookie of the Year Award is renamed to honor Jackie Robinson
1987 Steve Miller's star is unveiled on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
1987 Taiwan ends 37 years of martial law
1988 200,000 demonstrate in Soviet Armenia for incorp of Nagorno-Karabak
1988 Mike Schmidt passes Mickey Mantle with his 537th HR into 7th place
1988 WYHY radio offers $1M to anyone who can prove Elvis is still alive
1989 16th James Bond movies "License to Kill" premieres
1990 "Howard Stern's Summer Show" premieres on WWOR-TV (NYC)
1990 Sara Martin, of Illinois, crowned America's Junior Miss
1991 46th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Meg Mallon
1991 Failed military coup in Mali
1992 63rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 13-6 at Jack Murphy Stadium, SD
1992 Actress Nell Carter undergoes brain surgery
1992 All star MVP: Ken Griffey Jr (Seattle Mariners)
1993 Slackware Linux releases 1.0 for 386/IDE and boots from 3.5" floppies.
1993 Slackware Linux releases 1.0 for 386/IDE and boots from 3.5" floppies.
1993 Slackware Linux releases 1.0 for 386/IDE and boots from 3.5" floppies.
1993 Slackware Linux releases 1.0 for 386/IDE and boots from 3.5" floppies.
1993 Slackware Linux releases 1.0 for 386/IDE and boots from 3.5" floppies.
1993 Aeroflot starts non-stop flights between Moscow & NY
1994 Gas explosion at old age home in Milan, 27 killed
1995 LA Dodger Ramon Martinez no-hits the Florida Marlins 7-0
1995 Ramon Martinez pitches a 7-0 no-hitter against the Marlins
1996 "How To Succeed in Business..." closes at R Rodgers NYC after 548 perf
1996 "Thousand Clowns" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 32 performances
1996 14th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Raymond Floyd
1996 Michelle McGann wins Youngstown-Warren LPGA Golf Classic
1996 NY Yankee John Weteland sets record of 24 consecutive saves
1996 NY Yanks sweep complete season series in Baltimore for 1st time
1997 Bomb in Algiers kills 21 & wounds 40

That's All....

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