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Wednesday, July 18, 2018.



Birthdays


1340 Philip van Artevelde, wine salesman/lord lt of Flanders
1534 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger Catechism)
1552 Rudolf II, of Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612)
1634 Joannes Camphuys, governor-general of Dutch-Indies (1684-91)
1635 Robert Hooke, Isle of Wight, physicist (Micrographia)
1670 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian (opera)composer
1711 Pierre-Joseph Le Blan, composer
1720 Gilbert White, "father of British naturalists"
1766 Friedrich Fleischmann, composer
1796 Feargus O'Connor, County Cork, leader of English Chartists
1810 Peter Singer, composer
1811 William Makepeace Thackeray, Victorian novelist, "Vanity Fair"
1811 William Makepeace Thackeray, Victorian novelist, "Vanity Fair"
1811 William Makepeace Thackeray, England, Victorian novelist (Vanity Fair)
1823 Leonard Fulton Ross, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1901
1827 Pierre L Goossens, archbishop of Mechelen/Cardinal
1832 Horatio Alger, whose lads always had enough pluck to succeed.
1832 Horatio Alger, whose lads always had enough pluck to succeed.
1848 William Gilbert Grace, Victorian England's greatest cricketer
1848 William Gilbert Grace, Victorian England's greatest cricketer
1848 William Gilbert Grace, Victorian England's greatest cricketer
1853 Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1902).
1853 Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1902).
1853 Hendrik Antoon Lorentz, Holland, physicist (Nobel 1902)
1862 Napoleon V Bonaparte, French pretender to throne
1862 Nikolaj N Yudenitcch, Russian general/counter-revolutionary
1864 Ricarda Huch, writer
1865 Laurence Housman, England, author/playwright (Victoria Regina)
1870 Emil Mlynarski, composer
1871 Giacomo Balla, Italian painter (Dog at a Rope)
1872 Julius Fucik, composer
1880 Elisabeth of Saint Drie‰enheid, [Catez], French mystic (Souvenirs)
1880 Otto Vrieslander, composer
1882 Manuel Galvez, Argentina writer/poet/historian (Paraguay)
1887 Vidkun Al Quisling, Norwegian minister of Defense/premier (1942-45)
1888 Alexander Rosemeier, Indonesian/Dutch painter
1888 Sydney Horler, English detective writer
1890 Charles Wilson, Pres of General Motors (1940-53)/Sec of Def (1953-57)
1891 Gene Lockhart, NYC, actor (Going My Way, Christmas Carol)
1893 Josef Huttel, composer
1893 Richard Dix, St Paul MN, actor (10 Commandments, Cimarron)
1894 Bernard Wagenaar, Arnhem Holland, composer (3 Songs for Chinese)
1895 Marie Ney, London England, actress (Brief Ecstasy, Simba, Witchcraft)
1898 Herbert Marcuse, Berlin, communist philosopher (Eros & Civilization)
1898 John Stuart, Edinburgh Scotland, actor (Number 17)
1899 Willem Kernkamp, Dutch minister of Colonies (Islam & Woman)
1902 Charles W J Mengelberg, Dutch composer/conductor
1902 Nathalie Sarraute, [Cherniak], Russian/French playwright
1903 Bozidar Kunc, composer
1903 Chill Wills, Seagoville Texas, actor (Fronteir Circus, Rounders)
1906 Clifford Odets dramatist
1906 S. I. Hayakawa, educator, politician, sleeper
1906 Clifford Odets dramatist
1906 S. I. Hayakawa, educator, politician, sleeper
1906 Belle Stewart, singer
1906 Clifford Odets, US, dramatist (1961 Award of Merit-Golden Boy)
1906 S I Hayakawa, (Sen-R-CA), educator (Language in Action)
1907 Yvonne Desportes, composer
1909 Andrei Gromyko, USSR, diplomat/USSR President (1985-89) [7/5 OS]
1909 Harriet Hilliard Nelson, actress (Ozzie & Harriet)
1909 Lupe Velez, [Guadelupe Velez de Villabos], actress (Joe Palooka)
1911 Hume Cronyn, stage actor
1911 Hume Cronyn, stage actor
1911 Alexander Hyatt-King, scholar (Mozart)
1911 Hume Cronyn, London Ontario, actor (World According to Garp, Cocoon)
1912 Harry Levin, literary Scholar
1912 Henry L "Hank" Miller, US pilot/lt adm (WW II-Pacific)
1913 Red Skelton, humorist
1913 Red Skelton, humorist
1913 Jan Slot, Dutch mayor (Eethen/Hardenberg/Ede)
1913 Marvin Miller, St Louis Mo, actor (Space Patrol, Millionaire)
1913 Red Skelton, [Richard], Vincennes Ind, comedian (Red Skelton Show)
1914 Harriet Nelson
1914 Harriet Nelson
1914 Harriet Nelson
1914 Harriet Nelson
1914 Harriet Nelson
1914 Harriet Hilliard Nelson, Des Moines, singer/actress (Ozzie & Harriet)
1914 Herbert Collum, composer
1914 John G Bearer, writer (Metro, Drunken Canary, Fast Heartbeat)
1914 Jozef MLT Cals, Dutch premier (KVP, Mammoth Law)
1914 Mack Robinson, US, 200m dash (Olympic-silver-1932)
1915 Anthony Cox, English architect
1915 Isaack Stouten, resistance fighter
1916 Isaac [Ietje] A Diepenhorst, Dutch lawyer/minister of Education
1916 Kenneth Armitage, English sculptor
1918 Nelson Mandela
1918 Nelson Mandela
1918 Nelson Mandela
1918 Nelson Mandela
1918 Nelson Mandela
1918 Jane Frazee, Duluth Minn, actress/singer (Alice-Beulah)
1918 Nelson Mandela, Qunu S Africa, political prisoner (ANC)/Pres (1994- )
1918 Pamela Brown, England, actress (Alice in Wonderland, Dracula)
1920 Dolph Sweet, actor (Gil McGowan-Another World)
1921 John Glenn, Jr., first American in orbit
1921 John Glenn, Jr., first American in orbit
1921 John H Glenn Jr, Cambridge OH, astronaut (Mer 7, sk:STS 95)/(Sen-D-Oh)
1923 Hector Tosar, composer
1924 Howard Roberts, Burlington NJ, choral director (Leslie Uggams Show)
1924 Inge S”rensen, Denmark, 200m breaststroke (Olympic-bronze-1936)
1924 John Cruickshank, French scholar
1925 George Doggart, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1950)/MCC pres
1925 Jaime de Mora y Arag¢n, actor/publicist (Last Judgement)
1925 Shirley Strickland de la Hunty, Austria, 100m dash (Oly-bronze-1948)
1926 Bryan Johnson, singer/actor
1926 Jane Hylton, London England, actress (Adv of Sir Lancelot, Daybreak)
1926 Richard Pasco, English actor (Gorgon, Arch of Triumph)
1927 Kurt Masur, German actor (Hotel Deutschland)
1927 Ludwig Harig, writer
1927 Zin Harris, cricketer (father of Chris NZ batsman in 50's & 60's)
1928 Simon Vinkenoog, Dutch writer
1929 Dick Button
1929 Dick Button
1929 Dick Button
1929 Dick Button
1929 Dick Button
1929 Dick Totten Button, Englewood NJ, figure skater (Olympic-gold-48, 52)
1929 Michael Medwin, English actor (Four in a Jeep, Scrooge, Checkpoint)
1929 "Screamin' Jay" Hawkins, Cleveland, rocker (I Put a Spell on You)
1930 Siegfried Kurz, composer
1931 "Papa" Dee Allen, Wilmington DE, percussionist (War-World is a Ghetto)
1933 Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Russian poet (Bratsk Station).
1933 Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Russian poet (Bratsk Station).
1933 Aad Nuis, Dutch writer/undersecretary of Education (D66)
1933 Raymund Murray Schafer, Sarnia Ontario, Canada, composer (Patria)
1933 Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Zima Russia, poet (Bratsk Station)
1934 Edward Bond, English playwright/director (Blow-up)
1935 Tenley Albright, Boston Mass, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)
1938 Britt Leach, Gadsen Ala, actor (Mickey-Spencer's Pilots)
1938 Dudu Pukwana, [Mtutuzel], South African/British saxophonist/composer
1938 Paul Verhoeven, director (Basic Instinct, Total Recall)
1939 Hunter S. Thompson
1939 Hunter S. Thompson
1939 Hunter S. Thompson
1939 Hunter S. Thompson
1939 Hunter S. Thompson
1939 Brian Auger, London, fusion keyboardist (Befour, Genesis)
1939 Dion DiMucci, Bronx, rocker (Dion & Belmonts-Teenager in Love)
1939 Hunter Thompson, Louisville Ky, writer (Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas)
1940 James Brolin, LA Calif, actor (Dr Kiley-Marcus Welby, Peter-Hotel)
1940 Joseph Torre, outfield/manager (Braves, Mets, 1971 NL MVP)
1941 Martha Reeves
1941 Martha Reeves
1941 Martha Reeves
1941 Martha Reeves
1941 Martha Reeves
1941 Jack Jersey, [de Nijs], Indonesian/Dutch singer/producer
1941 Lonnie Mack, Aurora Indiana, rocker (Baby What's Wrong)
1941 Marcia Jones Smoke, Okla, 500m kayak (Olympic-bronze-1964)
1941 Martha Reeves, Detroit Mich, singer (& Vandellas-Dancing in St)
1942 Alexander EHAML, prince of the Belgians/son of Leopold III
1943 Bobby Sherman, Santa Monica Calif, singer (Shindig, Here Comes Brides)
1943 Calvin Peete, Detroit MI, PGA golfer (1979 Greater Milwaukee Open)
1943 Robin McDonald, Scotland, rock guitarist (Billy J Kramer & Dakotas)
1944 David Hemery, English 400m-hurdler (Oly-gold-1968) [or 1948]
1944 Jonelle Allen, NYC, actress (Bessie-Palmerstown USA, Berringers)
1945 Danny McCullock, London, rocker (Animals)
1946 Tim Lynch, rocker (Flaming Groovies)
1947 Ayn Rumen, Bkln NY, actress (Janet-McLean Stevenson Show)
1947 Kurt Mann, Roslyn NY, actor (Bad Penny)
1948 Cesar Zuiderwijk, Dutch rock drummer (Golden Earring, Radar Love)
1948 Phil Harris, rocker (Ace)
1949 Dennis Lillee, Australian cricket fast bowler (1971-84)
1950 Richard Branson, British music enterperneur (Virgin Atlantic)
1951 Bruce Alan Lietzke, Kansas City KS, PGA golfer (1978 Canadian Open)
1952 James Forbes, basketball player (Olympic-silver-1972)
1953 Peter Greenall, English brewer (Greenall Witley)
1954 Imtiaz Ali, cricketer (brother of Inshan One Test WI v India 1976)
1954 Ricky Skaggs, Cordell Ky, country singer (Heartbroke, Toy Hearts)
1954 Robert Cameron, CFL punter (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
1954 Tobias Picker, composer
1955 Teresa Ann Savoy, London England, actress (Caligula)
1955 Vitali Viktorovich Savitsky, biologist/politician
1957 Nicholas Alexander Faldo, England, PGA golfer (1992 British Open)
1958 Margo [AM] Vliegenthart, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA)
1958 Nigel Twist, Manchester, rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime)
1959 Audrey Landers, Phila, actress (Afton-Dallas, Chorus Line)
1960 Anne-Marie Johnson, LA Calif, actress (In the Heat of the Night)
1961 Elizabeth McGovern, Evanston Ill, actress (Once Upon a Time in Amer)
1962 Engelbert Linder, hockey defenseman (Team Austria 1998)
1962 Jensen Buchanan, Montgomery AL, actress (Vicky/Marley-Another World)
1963 Lonnie Young, NFL safety/cornerback (NY Jets)
1964 Susan Marie Snyder, actress (Julie-As the World Turns)
1965 Robert Holland, CFL defensive back (BC Lions)
1965 Yugi Iga, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)
1966 Dan[iel Dion] O'Brien, Portland Oregon, decathelete (Olympic-gold-96)
1967 Jeff Lageman, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1970 Dusty Imoo, hockey goaltender (Team Japan 1998)
1970 John Kalin, CFL safety (Calgary Stampeders)
1970 Margaret Langford, Vancouver BC, canoeist (Olympics-96)
1970 Patrick Dancy, TV rocker (Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You)
1971 Kristi Coats, LPGA golfer (1995 Ping/Welch-66th)
1972 Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway, Memphis, NBA guard (Orlando, Oly-gold-96)
1972 Bernard Williams, NFL tackle (Phila Eagles)
1972 Bruce Walker, NFL nose tackle (NE Patriots)
1974 Derek Anderson, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers)
1979 Julie Gulbrandsen, Miss Arizona Teen USA (1997)
1994 Ricardo Dela Corte, Italy, test tube baby born to oldest (62) mother

Events


National Day, celebrated in Spain
National Day, celebrated in Spain
64 The Great Fire of Rome begins (Nero didn't fiddle).
64 The Great Fire of Rome begins (Nero didn't fiddle).
64 Great Fire of Rome begins (Nero didn't fiddle)
1290 King Edward I of England orders expulsion of Jews
1330 Battle of Velbuzd
1536 Pope's authority declared void in England.
1536 Pope's authority declared void in England.
1536 Pope's authority declared void in England
1572 Willem van Orange recognized as viceroy of Holland/Friesland/Utrecht
1588 Admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada
1630 Spanish troops occupy Mantua
1656 -20] Battle at Warsaw: Swedish king Karel X Gustaafbeats Johan II Kasimir & occupies Warsaw
1696 Czar Peter I's fleet occupies Azov at mouth of Don River
1716 Decree orders all Jews expelled from Brussels
1737 Battle at Banja Luka: Turkish army beats Austrians
1743 1st half-page newspaper ad is published (NY Weekly Journal)
1753 Lemuel Haynes, escapes from slave holder in Framingham Mass
1766 Society of the Dutch Literary forms
1768 Boston Gazette publishes "Liberty Song," America's 1st patriotic song
1814 British capture Prairie du Chien (Wisc)
1853 Completion of Grand Trunk Line, trains begin running over 1st North American railroad between Portland, Maine & Montreal
1861 Battle of Blackburn's Ford, VA US57 CS68 - Manassas -
1862 Battle of Newburgh, IN - captured by Union forces
1863 Battle of Fort Wagner, SC - Second assault US1500 CS174
1864 President Lincoln asks for 500,000 volunteers for milt service
1870 Pontifical infalliability proclaimed
1872 Britain introduces voting by secret ballot.
1872 Britain introduces voting by secret ballot.
1872 Britain introduces secret ballot voting
1882 Louisville Tony Mullane is 1st to pitch righty then lefty
1893 Harry Graham scores 107 on cricket debut Australia v England, Lord's
1896 2nd US Golf Open: James Foulis shoots a 152 at Shinnecock Hills NY
1896 George Giffen is 1st to complete 1000/100 double, in 30th Test Cricket
1896 Ranjitsinhji completes 154* on Test Cricket debut v Aust, Old Trafford
1897 3rd US Golf Open: James Foulis wins
1897 Cap Anson, is 1st to get 3,000 hits
1907 Florenz Ziegfeld's "Follies of 1907," premieres in NYC
1907 French troops occupy Casablanca
1912 Chic Cubs get 21 hits but lose to Phila Phillies in 11 innings
1913 After 68 straight innings Christy Mathewson gives up a walk
1914 US army air service 1st comes into being, in Signal Corps
1915 2nd Battle of Isonzo begins & ends with loss of 280,000 men
1915 Boston Braves start move from last place to become world series champs
1918 US & French forces launch Aisne-Marne offensive in WW I
1921 Black Sox trial begins in Chicago
1923 England's House of Lords accepts new divorce law
1924 KPD points out Rote Frontk„mpferbund against Nazi
1925 Hitler publishes Mein Kampf
1927 Ty Cobb's 4,000th career hit
1930 SHO soccer team forms in Old Beijerland
1931 First air-conditioned ship launched - "Mariposa"
1931 First air-conditioned ship launched - "Mariposa"
1931 1st air-conditioned ship (Mariposa) launched
1932 Belgium, Luxembourg & Netherlands sign Unity treaty
1932 US & Canada sign a treaty to develop St Lawrence Seaway
1935 Amsterdam city council accept city growth plan through the year 2000
1936 Spanish Civil War begans, Francisco Franco leads uprising.
1936 Spanish Civil War begans, Francisco Franco leads uprising.
1936 Spanish Civil War begins, Gen Fran‡isco Franco led uprising
1938 Douglas `Wrong Way' Corrigan lands in Ireland-left NY for Calif
1938 Douglas `Wrong Way' Corrigan lands in Ireland-left NY for Calif
1938 Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan arrives in Ireland-left NY for Calif
1940 1st successful helicopter flight, Stratford, Ct
1940 British govt signs Bruma law under Japanese pressure
1940 Democratic Convention nominates FDR for a 3rd term
1941 SS drowns 40 Jews in Dvina River, Belorussia
1942 1st legal NJ horse race in 50 years; Garden State Park track opens
1942 Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, 1st jet fighter, takes 1st flight
1943 British assault on Catania Sicily
1943 Giants & Phillies strand record 30 baserunners, NY wins, 10-6
1944 7:45 Operation-Goodwood: British assault east of Caen
1944 Allies air raid railways at Vaires Paris
1944 Arne Andersson runs world record 1 mile (4:01.6)
1944 British Mosquito's attack Cologne & Berlin
1944 British air raid on German convoy SW of Helgoland
1944 British troops occupy Bourqu‚bus hill range Normandy
1944 Polish troops under gen Anders occupy Ancona Italy
1944 US troop march into St-L“
1947 British seize "Exodus 1947" ship of Jewish immigrants to Palestine
1947 King George VI signs Indian Independence Bill
1947 President Truman signs Presidential Succession Act
1947 Tigers shut out Yanks 2-0, end 19 game win streak
1947 US begins administering Trust Territory of Pacific Islands
1948 "Marinka" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 168 performances
1948 Pat Seerey of Chicago White Sox hits 4 HRs in a game
1948 White Sox Fat Pat Seerey, hits 4 HRs in 11 inning game
1951 Uruguay accepts its constitution
1951 Jersey Joe Walcott at 37 becomes oldest to win heavyweight champion
1951 Jersey Joe Walcott KOs Ezzard Charles in 7 for hw boxing title
1952 KWGN TV channel 2 in Denver, CO (IND) begins broadcasting
1954 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Inverness Four-Ball Golf Tournament
1954 Cards losing 8-1 to Phillies begin stalling in 5th, they forfeit game
1955 First electric power generated from atomic energy sold.
1955 First electric power generated from atomic energy sold.
1955 1st electric power generated from atomic energy sold commercially
1955 280 mm rain in Martinstown, Dorset (UK-record)
1956 Ern” Ger” succeeds Matyas R kosi as party leader of Hungary
1959 1st black to win a major golf tournament (William Wright)
1960 1st UN troops reach Congo
1960 Baseball's NL votes to add Houston & NY franchises
1960 Premier Kishi of Japan, resigns
1961 Commissioner Ford Frick rules Babe Ruth's record of 60 HR in 154-game sched in 1927, must be broken in 1st 154 of 162 games
1962 Minn Twins Bob Allison & Harmon Killebrew hit grand slams in 1st inn & Harmon Killebrew connect in a club-record, 11-run 1st inning
1962 Minn is 1st AL team to hit 2 grand slams in an inning as Bob Allison
1963 Failed military coup in Syria
1964 Race riot in Harlem (NYC); riots spread to Bedford-Stuyvesant (Bkln)
1965 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Yankee Golf Open
1965 Zond 3 launched to fly by Moon, enters solar orbit
1966 Carl Sagan turns one billion seconds old
1966 Gemini 10 launched.
1966 Carl Sagan turns one billion seconds old
1966 Gemini 10 launched.
1966 Carl Sagan turns 1 billion seconds old
1966 Gemini 10 launched (John Young & Michael Collins)
1967 Silver hits record $1.87 an ounce in NY
1968 Intel Corporation, inventor of the microchip, is incorporated.
1968 Intel Corporation, inventor of the microchip, is incorporated.
1968 Intel incorporates
1969 Joe Namath agrees to sell interest in Bachelors 3, to stay in NFL
1970 "Boy Friend" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 119 performances
1970 Arthur Brown arrested for stripping on stage in Palemo Sicily
1970 Giants Willie Mays hits 3,000 homers
1970 Ron Hunt gets hit by a pitch for a record 119th time
1970 WJCL TV channel 22 in Savannah, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting
1970 Willie Mays, is 10th to get 3,000 hits
1971 Eddy Merckx wins his 3rd Tour de France
1972 200,000 attend Mt Pocono rock festival in Penns
1972 Egypt president Sadat throws 20,000 Russian military aids out
1972 Mike Procter 8-73 with hat-trick, plus 51 & 102, Gloucs v Essex
1974 US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site
1974 World's tallest structure, 646-m Polish radio mast, completed
1975 Jury can't decide on trial of Dave Forbes of Boston Bruins (1st athlete indicted for excessive violence during play)
1976 "Something's Afoot" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 61 performances
1976 Judy Rankin wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
1976 Lucien van Impe wins Tour de France
1976 Stockhausens "Sirius," premieres in NYC
1976 Thiokol conducts 2-min firing of space shuttle's SRB at Brigham, Ut
1977 Hugh Leonard's "Da," premieres in London
1977 Vietnam becomes member of UN
1978 Billy Martin suspends Reggie Jackson for not bunting
1978 Egyptian & Israeli officials begin 2 days of talks
1979 Gold hits record $303.85 an ounce in London
1979 USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1980 Rohini 1, first Indian satellite, is launched.
1980 Rohini 1, first Indian satellite, is launched.
1980 Billy Joel's Glass Houses album tops charts
1980 Failed attack on Iran ex-premier Bakhtiar in Neuilly France
1980 Federal court voids Selective Service Act as it doesn't include women
1980 Quett Masire installed as president of Botswana
1980 Rohini 1, 1st Indian satellite, launches into orbit
1981 Part of Hyatt Regency Hotel KC caves in (113 killed)
1981 Poland communist party selects ex-party leader Edward Gierek
1982 "Blues in the Night" closes at Rialto Theater NYC after 53 perfs
1982 111th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 284 at Royal Troon
1982 Sally Little wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
1983 Despite being in 1st place in NL East, Phils fire manager Pat Corrales
1984 Svetlana Savitskaya accompanies Vladimir Dzhanibekov on EVA outside Salyut 7, becoming first woman to walk in space.
1984 Svetlana Savitskaya accompanies Vladimir Dzhanibekov on EVA outside Salyut 7, becoming first woman to walk in space.
1984 James Huberty kills 21 McDonald's patrons in San Ysidro Calif
1984 Walter F Mondale wins Democratic presidential nomination in SF
1985 USSR performs underground nuclear Test
1986 115th British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 280 at Turnberry Scotld
1986 Royals announce manager Dick Howser, 50, has a brain tumor
1986 Videotapes released showing Titanic's sinksen remains
1987 Molly Yard elected new pres of Natl Org for Women
1987 NY Yanks Don Mattingly ties record of HRs in 8 cons games
1988 Abu Nidal terrorists kill 9 on City of Poros cruise ship
1988 Shooting begins on "License to Kill"
1989 48 cm rainfall at Rockport, West Virginia (state record)
1991 Florida Marlins' logo unveiled
1991 Mike Tyson meets Miss Black America contestants
1992 Film critic Roger Ebert marries Chaz Hammel-Smith
1992 Helen Windsor (daughter of English prince Edward) weds Timothy Taylor
1992 Sharon Belden, of Fla, 25, crowned Miss World USA
1992 Singers Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown marry
1993 122nd British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 267 at Royal St George
1993 Afghanistan president Ishaq Khan & premier Nawaz Sharif resign
1993 Graeme Obree bicycles world record time (51,596 K)
1993 Hiromi Kobayash wins LPGA JAL Big Apple Golf Classic
1993 Liberal-Democratic Party loses Japan's parliamentary election
1994 Bomb attack on Jewish center AMIA in Buenos Aires, 86 killed
1994 Comet Shoemaker-Levy collides with Jupiter
1994 Court upholds NBA salary cap and draft rights
1994 Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan, 22, weds Don Burton, 32
1994 Crayola announces introduction of scented crayons
1994 Houston Astros tie NL comeback record, trailing 10-0, beat Cards 15-12
1994 NY Jets sign USA soccer goalkeeper Tony Miola as a place kicker
1995 DC3 crashes at Antananarivo Madagaskar, 34 die
1999 128th British Golf Open: at Camoustie Scot

That's All....

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