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Monday, September 10, 2018.



Birthdays


1487 Julius III, Counter-Reformation pope (1550-55)
1487 Julius III, Counter-Reformation pope (1550-55)
1487 Julius III, Counter-Reformation pope (1550-55)
1585 Ercole Porta, composer
1588 Nicholas Lanier, composer
1645 Romeyn de Hooghe, Haarlem Neth, painter/goldsmith
1714 Niccol Jommelli, Italy, composer
1736 Carter Braxton, US farmer/signer (Declaration of Independence)
1751 Bartolomeo Campagnoli, Italian violinist/composer/conductor
1752 John Soane, English architect (Bank of England, Soane Museum)
1779 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer
1787 John Jordan Crittenden, MC (Union), died in 1863
1810 Albert Gallatin Blanchard, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1815 Eleazer Arthur Paine, Brig General (Union volunteers)
1823 Adolf von Doss, composer
1832 Randall Lee Gibson, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1892
1836 Joseph Wheeler II, Maj Gen (Confederacy/Cavalry/Army of Tennessee)
1836 Karl Merz, composer
1839 Isaac Kauffman Funk, American publisher (Funk & Wagnalls)
1839 Isaac Kauffman Funk, US, publisher (Funk & Wagnalls)
1839 Isaac Kauffman Funk, American publisher (Funk & Wagnalls)
1848 William M Harnett, US painter (Old Violin)
1854 Anton CR Dreesmann, German/Neth manufacturer (Vroom & Dreesman)
1857 James E Keeler, US, astronomer (rings of Saturn)
1866 Jeppe Aakjr, Danish journalist/author/poet (Vredens Brn)
1866 Tor Bernhard Vilhelm Aulin, composer
1869 Caro Roma, composer
1872 Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, Indian cricketer, politician
1872 Josephina "Frieda" Herberich, actress (Verdoold Sheep)
1872 Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, India, cricketer/politician
1872 Ranjitsinhji Vibhaji, Indian cricketer, politician
1875 Paul Scheinpflug, composer
1877 Georgia B D Camp Johnson, US, poet/playwright (Autumn Love Cycle)
1882 Paul Harvey, IL, actor (Calamity Jane, Heldorado, Jamboree)
1883 Euphemia "Phemia" Molkenboer, Dutch author/poster artist
1885 Berthold Altaner, German church historian (Patrologie)
1885 Carl Clinton Van Doren, US literary (9th Wave)
1885 Johannes de Jong, cardinal/archbishop of Utrecht (Handbook)
1886 Hilda Doolittle, US, poetess (imagisten)
1887 Giovanni Gronchi, president of Italy
1888 Ian Fleming, Melbourne Australia, author (James Bond)
1889 Vilem Petrzelka, composer
1890 Franz Werfel, Austria, author (40 Days of Musa Dagh)
1892 Arthur H Compton, US physicist (X-rays)
1893 Al "Fuzzy" St John, Santa Ana Calif, actor (Lash of the West)
1896 Elsa Schiaparelli, French fashion designer
1897 Nancy Keene Lancaster, designer/Collector
1898 Adele Marie Astaire, Omaha NE, sister of Fred Astaire, entertainer
1898 Bessie Love, Midland TX, actress (Broadway Melody, Children of Damned)
1902 Toivo R Pekkanen, Finnish writer (Wegwerkers)
1906 Lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied)
1907 Fay Wray, in Alberta Canada, King Kong fell for her.
1907 Fay Wray, Alberta Canada, actress-King Kong's main squeeze [or 9/15]
1907 Fay Wray, in Alberta Canada, King Kong fell for her.
1908 Raymond Harry Warnow Scott, Bkln NY, orch leader (Your Hit Parade)
1912 Brother William Oliver Antoninus Everson, poet
1913 Zeph[ania L] Mothopeng, pres South Afr Pan-African Congress (1986- )
1914 Robert Wise, director (Day the Earth Stood Still, West Side Story)
1915 Edmond O'Brien, NYC, actor (Sam Benedict, Johnny Midnight)
1916 Niall MacDermott, lawyer/politician
1917 Franfo Fortini, poet
1919 John Noorda, resistance fighter
1919 Lex van Delden, Dutch composer/writer
1920 Egbert van Paridon, Dutch actor/director (Assault)
1921 Cornelis A H Wagtho, student/resistance fighter
1925 Roy James Brown, New Orleans, boxer/soul singer (Good Rockin' Tonight)
1926 Beryl Cook, British painter
1927 Yma Sumac, Peruvian singer
1927 Gwen Watford, British actress (Body in the Library, Ghoul)
1927 Yma Sumac, [Chavarri], Ichocan Peru, 5 octave soprano (Omar Khayyam)
1927 Yma Sumac, Peruvian singer
1928 Leo P[atrick] Kelley, US, sci-fi author (Dead Moon, Vacation in Space)
1929 Arnold Palmer
1929 Arnold Palmer
1929 Arnold Palmer
1929 Arnold Palmer
1929 Arnold Palmer
1929 Akio Yashiro, composer
1929 Arnold Daniel Palmer, Latrobe PA, PGA golfer (1964 Masters)
1929 Pentti Siimes, [Pentti Kalevi Siimes], Helsinki Finland
1930 Kenneth Kweku Sinaman Dadzie, diplomat
1933 David Rowland, English real estate developer/broker/multi-millionaire
1933 Yevgeny Vassilyevich Khrunov, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 5)
1934 Charles Kuralt
1934 Roger Maris
1934 Charles Kuralt
1934 Roger Maris
1934 Charles Kuralt
1934 Roger Maris
1934 Charles Kuralt
1934 Roger Maris
1934 Charles Kuralt, "On the road..." for CBS.
1934 Charles Kuralt
1934 Roger Maris
1934 Charles Kuralt, Wilmington NC, newscaster (On the Road)
1934 James L Oberstar, (Rep-D-Minnesota, 1975- )
1934 Larry Sitsky, composer
1934 Roger Maris, Yankee, HR champ (61 in 1961, AL MVP 1960, 1961)
1934 Vasil Kazandzhiev, composer
1934 Charles Kuralt, "On the road..." for CBS.
1935 John Palmer, Kingsport Tenn, news anchor (NBC Weekend News)
1935 Paul van Vliet, Dutch cabaret performer
1937 Alun Edward Islwyn Pask, rugby International
1937 Paul Martin Palombo, composer
1939 Artie Tripp, rocker (Mothers Of Invention)
1939 Greg Mullavey, Buffalo NY, actor (Tom-Mary Hartman, Rituals)
1939 Topham Brinton, English carpet magnate/multi-millionaire
1940 Roy Ayers, LA, disco jazz artist (Fever, You Send Me)
1940 Yevgeni Nikolayevich Khludeyev, Russia, cosmonaut
1941 Pyotr I Klimuk, Poland, cosmonaut (Soyuz 13, 18B, 30)
1942 Danny Hutton, Ireland, rock vocalist (Three Dog Night)
1943 Garrett List, composer
1944 Thomas Allen, British opera singer
1945 Jose Feliciano
1945 Jose Feliciano
1945 Jose Feliciano
1945 Jose Feliciano
1945 Jose Feliciano
1945 Jos Feliciano, Lares PR, singer/songwriter (Light my Fire)
1945 Rein van den Broek, Dutch trumpeteer (Ekseption)
1945 Richard M Mullane, Tx, USAF/astro (STS 41-D, STS-27, STS-36)
1945 Tom Ligon, New Orleans, actor (Joyride)
1946 James R Hines, Dumas Ark, 4X100m relayer (Olympic-gold-1968)
1947 Larry Gene Nelson, Ft Payne AL, PGA golfer (1980 Atlanta Classic)
1948 Bob Lanier, NBA center (Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks)
1948 Judy Geeson, Arundei Sussex Engld, actress (To Sir With Love, Berserk)
1948 Margaret Trudeau, Vancouver BC, former Canadian 1st lady
1949 Barriemore Barlow, rocker (Jethro Tull)
1950 Don Powell, England, rock drummer (Slade)
1950 Joe Perry, Boston Mass, rock guitarist (Aerosmith-Walk this Way)
1951 Albert R Wynn, (Rep-D-Maryland)
1951 Alder Taylor, rocker
1951 Peter Tolson, rocker
1952 Gerry Conway, Marvel comics writer (Punisher)
1953 Amy Irving
1953 Amy Irving
1953 Amy Irving
1953 Amy Irving
1953 Amy Irving
1953 Amy Irving, Palo Alto, Cal, actress (Yentl, Carrie, Crossing Delancy)
1954 Martha Nause, Sheboygan WI, LPGA golfer (1994 du Maurier Ltd Classic)
1955 Charlotte Lewis, Chic Ill, basketball player (Olympic-silver-1976)
1955 Giannina Facio Franco, San Jose Costa Rica, Mrs Phillipe Junot
1955 Pat Mastelotto, rock drummer (Mr Mister)
1956 Johnny Fingers, rocker (Boomtown Rats)
1957 Brian Fitzpatrick, Upper Darby Pa, actor (Rick Alden-Loving)
1957 Kate Burton, Geneva Switzerland, actress (Ice Storm, August)
1957 Siobhan Fahey, Dublin, rocker (Bananarama-Venus, Shakespear's Sister)
1958 Chris Columbus, writer/director (Mrs Doubtfire, Nine Months)
1960 Colin Firth, Hampshire England, actor (Femme Fatale, Hostages)
1960 Miranda Wilson, Nebraska, actress (Sandra-Santa Barbara)
1962 Esteban Toledo, Mexicali Mexico, Nike golfer (1991 Ben Hogan Reno-2nd)
1963 Carol Decker, rocker (T'Pau-Heart & Soul)
1963 David Titlow, rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich & Famous)
1963 Susan Gautier-Smith, TV producer
1964 Karl Wilson, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
1964 Peter Vogler, Australian baseball outfielder (Olympics-1996)
1964 Tim Harris, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
1965 Allison Daughtry, actress (Guilding Light)
1965 Brian Washington, NFL safety (KC Chiefs)
1966 Joe Nieuwendyk, NHL forward (Dallas Stars, Team Canada 1998)
1966 Kimble Anders, NFL fullback (KC Chiefs)
1966 Ted Popson, NFL tight end (SF 49ers)
1968 Yvo Joordens, soccer player (MVV)
1969 Bob Spitulski, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
1969 Matt Geiger, NBA center (Charlotte Hornets)
1970 Dean Gorr, Suriname/Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
1970 Julie Halard, Versailles France, tennis star (1995 Prague)
1970 Robert Green, NFL running back (Chic Bears)
1970 Ulrika Ericsson, Gvle Sweden, playmate (Nov, 1996)
1971 Brandon Harrison, NFL wide receiver (SD Chargers)
1971 Brian Earley, Fresno Calif, diver (Olympics-96)
1971 Chris Oeding, Santa Ana Calif, water polo driver (Olympics-96)
1972 Mariano Bombarda, (Italian?) soccer player (ACV, FC Groningen)
1973 Ghada Shouaa, Syria, heptatlete (Olympics-gold-96)
1974 Ben Wallace, NBA forward (Wash Wizards)
1974 Jill Chartier, Miss Oregon USA (1996)
1974 Sandra Cacic, Joliet Ill, tennis star
1975 Ryan Phillippe
1975 Ryan Phillippe
1975 Ryan Phillippe
1975 Ryan Phillippe
1975 Ryan Phillippe
1975 Temple Taggart, Miss USA-Utah (1997, top 6)
1976 Gregory Robert Henderson, Dunedin NZ, 4k pursuit cyclist (Olympics-96)
1980 Timothy Goebel, Evanston Ill, figure skater (1996 National Jr champ)

Events


422 St Celestine I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
918 Arnulf I the Old becomes landsheer of Flanders
1349 Jews who survived a massacre in Constance Germany are burned to death
1510 Bishop Frederik of Bathe recaptures Oldenzaal
1547 Battle at Pinkie, Midlothian: English beat the Scots
1547 English demand Edward VI, 10, wed Mary Queen of Scots, 5
1608 John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Va.
1608 John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Va.
1608 John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Va
1776 George Washington asks for a spy volunteer, Nathan Hale volunteers
1785 Prussia signs trade agreement with US
1798 British Honduras beats Spain in battle of St George
1813 Oliver H. Perry defeats the British in the Battle of Lake Erie
1813 Oliver H. Perry defeats the British in the Battle of Lake Erie
1813 Comm Oliver H Perry defeats British in Battle of Lake Erie
1823 Simon Bolivar named president of Peru
1838 Hector Berlioz' opera "Benvenuto Cellini," premieres in Paris
1845 King Willem II opens Amsterdam Stock exchange
1846 Elias Howe receives patent for his sewing machine.
1846 Elias Howe receives patent for his sewing machine.
1846 Elias Howe patents sewing machine
1846 Japan invents the rickshaw
1847 1st theater opens in Hawaii
1849 1st performance by US actor Edwin Booth (Richard III)
1858 John Holden hits 1st recorded HR (Bkln vs NY)
1861 -15] Battle at Cheat Mountain, Elkwater West Virginia
1861 Battle of Carnifex Ferry VA, 170 casualities
1863 George Bizets opera "Les Pcheurs de Perles," premieres in Paris
1869 Baptist minister invents rickshaw in Yokohama, Japan
1870 Dutch Jurist Cooperation forms
1872 Karl Marx speaks in Amsterdam
1880 Pierre de Brazza signs treaty with King Makoko of Congo
1882 1st international conference to promote anti-semitism meets Dresden Germany (Congress for Safeguarding of Non-Jewish Interests)
1884 Congressman John R Lynch presides over Republican National Convention
1894 Londens taxi driver George Smith is 1st fined for drunk driving (1)
1897 Police shoot at striking mine workers in Penns, kills 20
1898 Lord Kitchener's ships sails from Kartoum to Fashoda
1899 2nd quake in 7 days (8.6) hits Yakutat Bay Alaska
1900 20.3 cm rainfall at Elk Point, South Dakota (state record)
1902 Utrecht soccer team UVV forms
1905 Japanese battleship Mikasa explodes
1910 Great Idaho Fire destroys 3 million acres of timber
1913 1st US paved coast-to-coast highway, the Lincoln Highway, opens
1913 Cleveland Call & Post forms
1913 George W Buckner, named minister to Liberia
1913 Lincoln Highway opens as 1st paved coast-to-coast highway
1918 Players on both sides threaten to strike the World Series unless they are guaranteed $2,500 to the winners & $1,000 each for the losers
1919 NYC welcomes home Gen. John J. Pershing and 25,000 WW I soldiers
1919 NYC welcomes home Gen. John J. Pershing and 25,000 WW I soldiers
1919 Indian's Ray Caldwell no-hits Yankees 3-0
1919 NYC welcomes home Gen John J Pershing & 25,000 WW I soldiers
1919 Treaty of St Germain: Austria ends incorporation with Germany
1922 Largest Polo Grounds crowd see Meusel, Ruth & Gehrig consecutive HRs
1923 Irish Free state joins League of Nations
1924 Giants rip Braves 22-1, Frisch goes 6-for-6 before grounding out
1924 Leopold & Loeb found guilty of murder
1926 Allies-German treaty of Koblenz drawn
1926 Germany joins League of Nations
1927 22nd Davis Cup: France beats USA in Philadelphia (3-2)
1930 Charles E Mitchell, named minister to Liberia
1931 Lord Cecil of British Govt says War was never so improbable
1932 52nd US Mens Tennis: Henry E Vines beats Henri Cochet (64 64 64)
1932 Dodgers Johnny Frederick hits record 6th pinch-hit HR of the season
1932 Independent City Owned Rapid Transit Railroad (IND) opens in NYC
1933 1st Negro League All-Star Game, West beats East 11-7 (Comiskey Park)
1933 53rd US Mens Tennis: Fred Perry beats J H Crawford (63 11-13 46 60 61)
1937 2nd American Football League plays 1st game (LA 21, Pittsburgh 0)
1937 Cleveland (Los Angeles) Rams plays their 1st NFL game, lose 28-0
1939 Canada declares war on Germany
1939 In WW II, Canada declared war on Germany
1940 Buckingham Palace hit by German bomb
1942 British troops lands on Madagascar
1942 RAF drops 100,000 bombs on Dsseldorf
1943 British 8th army occupies Tarente
1943 German troops occupied Rome & took over the protection of Vatican City
1943 Italian fleet anchors at Malta
1943 Lt-Gen Bradley arrives in Prestwick/London
1944 Lt-gen Frederick Browning against Montgomery "But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far"
1945 Vidkun Quisling sentenced to death for collaborating with Nazis.
1945 Vidkun Quisling sentenced to death for collaborating with Nazis.
1945 KLS-AM in Oakland Ca changes call letters to KWBR (now KDIA)
1945 Vidkun Quisling sentenced to death for collaborating with Nazis
1948 Bijz Criminal division sentences war criminal Jacob Folks to life
1948 Bradman scores 153 in his last 1st-class cricket innings in England
1949 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" closes at Broadway NYC after 76 perfs
1950 Joe DiMaggio becomes 1st to hit 3 HR in a game at Griffith Stadium
1951 British begins economic boycott of Iran
1952 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Thomasville Golf Open
1953 Swanson sells its first "TV Dinner".
1953 Swanson sells its first "TV Dinner".
1953 Swanson sells it's 1st "TV dinner"
1954 12 second shock kills 1,460 in Orleansville Algeria
1954 WLUK TV channel 11 in Green Bay, WI (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
1954 Attempting to handle Hoyt Wilhelm's knuckleball catcher Ray Katt of Giants sets a major league record with 4 passed balls
1955 "Gunsmoke" premieres on CBS television.
1955 "Gunsmoke" premieres on CBS television.
1955 "Gunsmoke" premieres on CBS TV
1956 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Maralinga Australia
1956 Louisville Ky public schools integrates
1956 WSYE (now WETM) TV chan 18 in Elmira-Corning, NY (NBC) 1st broadcast
1957 "Mask & Gown" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 39 performances
1958 WJCT TV channel 7 in Jacksonville, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
1960 Abebe Bikila runs Olympic/World record marathon (2:15:16.2)
1960 NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits 643' HR over right field roof in Detroit
1961 75th US Womens Tennis: Darlene R Hard beats Ann Haydon Jones (63 64)
1961 81st US Mens Tennis: Roy Emerson beats Rodney G Laver (75 63 62)
1961 Mickey Mantle becomes 7th to hit HR # 400
1961 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
1962 82nd US Mens Tennis: Rodney G Laver beats Roy Emerson (62 64 57 64)
1962 KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
1962 Maryland Campaign (Antietam Campaign)
1962 WDCN TV channel 8 in Nashville, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting
1963 Twenty black students enter public schools in Alabama.
1963 Twenty black students enter public schools in Alabama.
1963 20 black students entered public schools in Alabama
1963 Phillies beat Houston Colt .45s, 16-0
1963 Stan Musial hits a HR in his 1st at bat as a grandfather
1964 Palestinian Liberation Army (PLA) forms
1964 Rod Steward records his 1st single "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl"
1965 Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1965 Phillies 10,000th game to a decision since 1900, Phils beat Cards
1965 WUND TV channel 2 in Columbia, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
1966 Beatles' "Revolver," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks
1966 Muhammad Ali TKOs Karl Mildenberger in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
1966 Neal Diamond's 1st chart song (Cherry Cherry)
1967 81st US Womens Tennis: Billie Jean M King beats Ann H Jones (119 64)
1967 87th US Mens Tennis: John Newcombe beats Clark Graebner (64 64 86)
1967 Chic White Sox Joel Horlen no-hits Det Tigers, 6-0
1967 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Pacific Golf Classic
1967 Gibraltar votes 12,138 to 44 to remain British & not Spanish
1967 Joel Horlen revives Chicago's pennant hopes with a 5-0 no-hit win
1967 KVVU TV channel 5 in Henderson-Las Vegas, NV (IND) begins broadcasting
1969 NY Mets sweep Montreal Expos putting them in 1st place for 1st time
1969 US performs nuclear test at Grand Valley Colorado
1971 KVUE TV channel 24 in Austin, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
1972 20th Olympic games close at Munich, German FR
1972 92nd US Mens Tennis: Ilie Nastase beats Arthur Ashe (36 63 67 64 63)
1972 Emerson Fittipaldi is youngest to win an auto race World Championship
1972 Frank Shorter wins 17th Olympic marathon (2:12:19.8)
1972 Jane Blalock wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
1972 US Men's olympic basketball teams 1st lose, 51-50 to USSR (disputed)
1972 WKAR TV channel 23 in East Lansing, MI (PBS) begins broadcasting
1973 Muhammad Ali defeats Ken Norton
1973 NY Jets trade pro footballs leading receiver Don Maynard to St Louis
1974 Guinea-Bissau gains independence from Portugal.
1974 Guinea-Bissau gains independence from Portugal.
1974 Lou Brock ties (104) & then sets (105) baseball stolen base mark
1974 NY Dolls disband
1974 Portugal recognizes independence of Rep of Guinea-Bissau
1974 Teuvo Louhivouri sets cycling distance record of 515.8 mi in 24 hrs
1976 2 airliners collide over Yugoslavia, kills all 176 aboard
1976 5 Croatian terrorists capture TWA-plane at La Guardia Airport, NY
1977 91st US Womens Tennis: Chris Evert L Mills beats W Turnbull (76 62)
1977 Blue Jays beat Yankees 19-3 with 20 hits
1977 Christa Vahlensieck runs female world record marathon (2:34:47.5)
1977 Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
1977 Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
1977 Susan Perkins (Ohio), crowned 50th Miss America 1978
1978 "Timbuktu!" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 243 perfs
1978 98th US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Bjrn Brg (64 62 62)
1978 Arlyne Rhode sets female footbow distance record (1,113 yds & 30")
1978 Jimmy Connors is 1st player to win US Open on 3 different surfaces
1978 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA National Jewish Hospital Golf Open
1978 4th game of Boston Massacre; Yanks beat Red Sox 7-4. This ties them for 1st place. Yanks out hit 'em 67-21; score 42-9
1979 3 Puerto Rican nationalists who attempted to kill Truman are freed
1980 Expos Bill Gullickson, sets rookie record of striking out 18
1980 Peter Comita replaces Tom Peterson of Cheap Trick
1981 "Guernica" of Pablo Picasso returns to Spain
1982 Decca releases Beatle audition "Complete Silver Beatles" album
1983 97th US Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Chris Evert L Mills (61 63)
1983 Larry Holmes TKOs Scott Frank in 5 for heavyweight boxing title
1984 Discovery returns to Kennedy Space Center via Altus AFB, Okla
1984 Sean O'Keefe (11) is youngest to cycle across US (24 days)
1986 Bryan O'Connor named chairman of Space Flight Safety Panel
1988 -18] Hurricane Gilbert, kills 300 in Jamaica, Texas & Yucatan
1988 102nd US Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Gabriela Sabatini (63 36 61)
1988 Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson (Minn), 22, crowned 62nd Miss America 1989
1989 109th US Mens Tennis: Boris Becker beats Ivan Lendl (76 16 63 76)
1989 5 days after hitting a HR for Yankees in a 12-2 win over the Mariners,
1989 Browns allow Pittsburgh only 53 net yards, a team defensive record
1989 East Germans begin their flight to west (via Hungary & Czech)
1989 Muffin Spencer-Devlin wins LPGA Cellular One-Ping Golf Championship
1989 Deion Sanders returns a punt 68 yards for a touchdown
1990 19 year old Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi to win US Open
1990 1st time since 1966 that all 8 grand slam tennis champs are different
1990 Ellis Island reopens as a museum
1990 George Bush & Mikhail Gorbachev meet in Helsinki
1990 Hard Rock Cafe opens in Las Vegas Nevada
1990 Iran agrees to resume diplomatic ties with Iraq
1990 Mariner Matt Young becomes 21st AL'er to strike out 4 in 1 inning
1990 1st time in NY Yankee history they are completely swept season series, Oakland A's beat them 12 games to 0
1991 Senate Committee begins hearings on Clarence Thomas' nomination
1991 Yolanda Gail Devers runs US female record 100m hurdles (12.48 secs)
1992 Bud Selig becomes interm commissioner of baseball
1992 Lucy in Peanuts comics raises her Pyschiatric Help from 5 to 47
1992 MTV Video Music Awards, Howard Stern appears as fartman
1993 1,000 Boeing 747 jumbo plane produced
1993 Actress Loretta Young, 80, weds costume designer Jean Louis, 85
1993 Israel & PLO sign joint recognition statements
1994 108th US Womens Tennis: Aranxta S Vicario beats Steffi Graf (16 76 64)
1994 Chong Hey swims female record 400m medley (4:01.67)/100m backstroke
1995 115th US Mens Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (64 63 46 75)
1995 35th Walker Cup: Britain-Ireland beats US, 14-10
1995 47th Emmy Awards: NYPD Blue, ER, Fraiser & Candice Bergen wins
1995 Alison Nicholas wins PING-Cellular One LPGA Golf Championship
1995 Browns & Indians, play simultaneous regular season games in Cleve for only time, Browns 22-6 over Tampa, Indians 5-3 over Orioles
1997 36th Walker Cup:
1997 Discovery buys Travel Channel for $20 million
1997 Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
1997 Mark McGwire joins Babe as only players to hit 50 HRs in 2 consec yrs
1999 37th Walker Cup:
2000 114th US Womens Tennis:
2000 120th US Mens Tennis:
2001 38th Walker Cup:

That's All....

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