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Tuesday, September 11, 2018.



Birthdays


1458 Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia)
1476 Louise of Savoye, French mother/regentes of king Fran‡ois I
1522 Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical
1523 Pierre de Ronsard, poet
1525 Johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91)
1584 Thomas Erpenius, [van Erpe], Dutch orientalist/arabist (grammar)
1614 Philipp Buchner, composer
1700 James Thomson, songwriter (Rule Britannia)
1741 Johann J Angel, German author (Herr Lorenz Stark)
1753 Friedrich August Baumbach, composer
1764 Valentino Fioravanti, composer
1786 Friedrich Kuhlau, composer
1798 Franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/mathematician/physicist
1804 Aleksandr I Polezjajev, Russian poet (Sasjka) [NS]
1806 Joshua Blackwood Howell, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1864
1807 Ignaz Lachner, composer
1813 Conrad Feger Jackson, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862
1835 William Wirt Allen, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1894
1838 John Ireland, Irish/US archbishop of St Paul
1844 George Clement Martin, composer
1860 Marianne V von Werefkin, Russian/German/Swiss painter [NS]
1861 Juhani Aho, Fins journalist/writer (Panu, Tuomio)
1862 O Henry, pen name of William Sidney Porter, short story writer.
1862 O Henry, [William Sydney Porter], short story writer
1862 O Henry, pen name of William Sidney Porter, short story writer.
1874 Heinrich Kaspar Schmid, composer
1876 Alfonso Broqua, composer
1877 Feliks E Dzjerzjinski, Lithuania, founder (KGB)
1877 James Jeans, England, physicist/mathematician/astronomer
1883 Asta Nielsen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Joyless Street)
1883 Grogorij J Zinovjev, [Gerson Radomyslski], Russian
1885 D.H. Lawrence, writer, (Lady Chatterly's Lover)
1885 David Herbert "DH" Lawrence, England, writer (Lady Chatterly's Lover)
1885 Eratstus Flaval Beadle, publisher (Beadle's Dime Novels)
1885 Herbert Stothart, composer
1885 D.H. Lawrence, writer, (Lady Chatterly's Lover)
1890 Marius Moaritz Ulfrstad, composer
1891 Noel Gallon, composer
1892 Pinto Colvig, OR, animation voice (Goofy, Pluto)
1895 Harry Tobias, songwriter
1899 Nelly A "Nell" Knoop, Dutch actress (Driestuivers Opera)
1901 Katri Vala, [Karin A Heikel-Wadenstr”m], Finnish poet (Paluu)
1902 Alice Tully, Corning, NY, singer/patroness (Carnegie Hall)
1902 Jimmie Davis, singer/songwriter/(gov-LA, 1944-48, 60-64)
1903 Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist
1904 Than sis Petsalis, Greek author (I Mavr¢lyki)
1906 Roye England, modeller/museum curator
1908 Everhardus J van Romondt, physician/Dutch Antillean minister of Eco
1909 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
1909 William H Natcher, (Rep-D-Kentucky, 1953- )
1910 Gerhard Schr”der, German minister of Defense
1913 Bear Bryant, keeps the Crimson Tide winning...
1913 Paul "Bear" Bryant, US football coach (Alabama Crimson Tide)
1913 Bear Bryant, keeps the Crimson Tide winning...
1915 Athena Lorde, NY, actress (Fuzz, Skin Game, Firecreek)
1915 Jack Fascinato, Bevier Mo, pianist/orch leader (Kukla Fran & Ollie)
1917 Ferdinand Marcos, Philippines Pres (1965-86)
1917 Henderson Forsythe, Macon MO, actor (Crisis at Central High)
1917 Jessica Lucy Mitford, author (American Way of Death)
1922 Charles Evers, civil rights leader (Amazing Grace)
1923 Alan Badel, Manchester England, actor (Shogun)
1923 Betsy Drake, fitness expert/actress (Every Girl Should be Married)
1924 Daniel Kahikina Akaka, (Rep-D-HI, 1977- /Sen-D Hawaii)
1924 Tom Landry, NFL player (NY Giants)/coach (Dallas Cowboys)
1925 Ashley Heenan, composer
1925 Harry Stuart Somers, composer
1926 Alfred Slote, author (Love & Tennis, Omega Station)
1926 Gerrit van Niekerk Viljoen, South African minister of Legislation
1926 Lee Richardson, Chicago, actor (Sweet Lorraine, Fly 2, Tiger Warsaw)
1927 David Schine, businessman
1928 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
1928 Reubin Askew, (Gov-Fla)
1929 David S Broder, Chicago Hgts Ill, journalist (Pulitzer 1973)
1930 Cathryn Damon, Seattle Wash, actress (Mary-Soap, She's Having a Baby)
1932 Herbert "Sonny" Leon Callahan, (Rep-R-Alabama, 1985- )
1932 Robert W "Bob" Packwood, (Sen-R-OR, 1969- )
1932 Valentino, Milan Italy, fashion designer (Jacqueline Kennedy Onasis)
1935 Gherman Titov, first man to spend a day in space (Vostok 2)
1935 Arvo Part, composer
1935 Gherman Stepanovich Titov, USSR, cosmonaut (Vostok II)
1935 Gherman Titov, first man to spend a day in space (Vostok 2)
1936 Charles Dierkop, LaCrosse Wisc, actor (Det Pete Royster-Police Woman)
1937 Robert L. Crippen, astronaut (STS-1, 7, 41C, 41G)
1937 Paola Ruffo di Calabria, Ital princess/queen of Belgium (1993- )
1937 Robert L Crippen, Beaumont Tx, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 1, 7, 41C, 41G)
1937 Robert L. Crippen, astronaut (STS-1, 7, 41C, 41G)
1938 Charles Patrick, rocker (Monotones)
1939 Lola Falana, Camden NJ, singer (Liberation of LB Jones)
1940 Brian De Palma, director (Dressed to Kill)
1940 Bernie Dwyer, rock drummer (Freddie & The Dreamers)
1940 Brian DePalma, Newark NJ, film director (Body Double, Dressed to Kill)
1940 Brian De Palma, director (Dressed to Kill)
1942 Tom Dreesen, comedian (Tim Ried's partner)
1943 Lola Falana
1943 Lola Falana
1943 Lola Falana
1943 Lola Falana
1943 Lola Falana
1943 Lola Falana, Camden NJ, actress (Golden Boy)
1943 Mickey Hart, drummer (Grateful Dead)
1944 Phil May, rocker (Pretty Things)
1945 Leo Kottke, Athens Ga, guitarist (Ice Water, Greenhouse)
1946 Dennis Tufano, Chicago, rock guitarist/vocalist (Buckinghams)
1949 Marty Liquori, US, runner (AAU 3 mile-1979 (13:14.7))
1949 Roger Uttley, English rugby player
1950 Amy Madigan, Chicago Ill, actress (Uncle Buck, Twice in a Lifetime)
1950 Barry Sheene, British auto maker
1954 Reed Birney, Alexandria Va, actor (Greatest Man in the World)
1957 Jeffrey George Sluman, Rochester NY, PGA golfer (1988 PGA Champ)
1957 Jon Moss, rock drummerer (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
1958 Donna Auguste, Beaumont Texas, computer designer (Newton)
1958 Don Slaught, Long Beach CA, catcher (Calif Angels, NY Yankees)
1958 Mick Talbot, rock keyboardist (Style Council-You're the Best Thing)
1959 David Laurence Frost, Cape Town S Afr, PGA golfer (1988 Southern Open)
1959 Robert Wrenn, Richmond VA, Nike golfer (1987 Buick Open)
1960 Neal X, rocker (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
1961 Virginia Madsen, Chicago Ill, actress (Dune, Hot Spot, Class)
1962 Kristy McNichol
1962 Kristy McNichol
1962 Kristy McNichol
1962 Kristy McNichol
1962 Kristy McNichol
1962 Elizabeth Daily, actress (Street Music)
1962 Kristy McNichol, LA Calif, actress (Buddy-Family, Barbara-Empty Nest)
1963 Bonnie Gadusek, Pittsburgh, tennis player (French Juniors 1981)
1963 Gerald Wilkins, NBA guard (Orlando Magic)
1964 Ellis Burks, Vicksburg MS, outfielder (Colorado Rockies)
1964 Eric Thomas, NFL cornerback (Denver Broncos)
1964 Jean-Phil LeMoine, hockey defenseman (Team France 1998)
1964 Roxanne Biggs-Dawson, actress (B'Elanna Torres-Star Trek Voyager)
1965 John Schofield, journalist
1965 Tony Woods, NFL defensive end (Washington Redskins)
1966 Richard Harvey, NFL linebacker (NO Saints)
1966 Stewart Carr, Indianapolis Ind, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)
1967 Harry Connick, Jr.
1967 Harry Connick, Jr.
1967 Harry Connick, Jr.
1967 Harry Connick, Jr.
1967 Harry Connick, Jr.
1967 Kendra Lee Ruwe, Madison Idaho, Miss Idaho-America (1991)
1967 Simon Burgess, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
1968 Konstantin Shafranov, hockey forward (Team Kazkhstan 1998)
1969 Laura Sisk, Maryland, actress (Allison Rescott-Loving)
1969 Tracy Scroggins, NFLer (Detroit Lions)
1970 Berry Richter, Madison Wis, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)
1970 Dan Hackett, Syracuse NY, water polo goalkeeper (Olympics-96)
1971 Mack Strong, NFL fullback (Seattle Seahawks)
1971 Todd Norman, NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks)
1972 Kip Simons, Media Pa, gymnast (Olympics-5th-96)
1972 Mark Pope, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
1973 Fred Thomas, NFL cornerback (Seattle Seahawks)
1974 Lucian Sahetapy, soccer player (FC Groningen)
1975 Juliette Spier, Miss North Dakota USA (1996)
1975 Tiffany Parks, Miss Arkansas USA (1996)
1979 Ariana Richards, Healdsburg CA, actress (Spaced Invaders, Prancer)

Events


813 Charles the Great crowns Louis I emperor
1297 Battle at Stirling Bridge, Scottish rebel Wm Wallace beats English
1304 Willem III becomes earl of Holland
1557 Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
1645 Thomas Fairfax' New Model-army occupies Bristol
1648 -13] Battle at Pilawce: Bohdan Chmielricki's beats John Casimir [OS]
1649 Massacre of Drogheda-Cromwell kills 3,000 royalists
1649 Oliver Cromwell seizes Drogheda Ireland, most inhabitants massacred
1697 Battle at Zenta: Prince Eugen van Savoye beats Turkish superior power
1709 Battle at Malplaquet: Engl/Aust/Dutch Great Alliance beat France
1714 French & Spanish troops under duke of Berwick occupy Barcelona
1741 Queen Maria Theresa addresses Hungarian Parliament
1773 Benjamin Franklin writes "There never was a good war or bad peace"
1777 Battle of Brandywine, PA - Americans lose to British.
1777 Battle of Brandywine, PA - Americans lose to British.
1777 Battle of Brandywine, Pa; Americans lose to British
1786 Annapolis Convention to determine interstate commerce
1789 Alexander Hamilton appointed 1st Secretary of Treasury
1814 Battle of Lake Champlain, NY - British lose to Americans
1814 Battle of Lake Champlain, NY - British lose to Americans
1814 Battle of Lake Champlain, NY; American Navy defeats British
1831 Charles Darwin meets with capt Fitzroy at Plymouth
1839 1st Canadian track & field meet held (Caer Howell Grounds)
1847 1st singing of Stephen Fosters "Susanna" (in Pittsburgh)
1850 Jenny Lind, the "Swedish Nightingale", makes first US concert.
1850 Jenny Lind, the "Swedish Nightingale", makes first US concert.
1850 "Swedish Nightingale" Jenny Lind gives 1st US concert
1852 Olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R
1853 1st electric telegraph used (Merchant's Exchange to Pt Lobos)
1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre-120 colonists killed by indians in Utah
1875 1st newspaper cartoon strip
1877 Rijkslandbouwhoge school opens in Wageningen
1881 Triple landslides bury Elm Switz
1883 James Cutler patents postal mail chute
1885 Moses Hopkins, named minister to Liberia
1886 Mayflower (US) beats Galatea (England) in 7th America's Cup
1889 Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Crooked Man" (BG)
1893 Bronx Gas & Electric Company opens on Frisby & Tremont Ave
1893 Shaku Soen is 1st Zen teacher to visit the West (Chicago)
1895 FA Cup stolen in Birmingham
1900 President Kruger crosses border with Mozambique
1909 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
1910 1st commercially successful electric bus line opens, in Hollywood
1910 1st commercially successful electric bus line opens, in Hollywood
1910 1st commercially successful electric bus line opens (Hollywood)
1912 Netherland Olympic Committee forms
1912 Phila A's Eddie Collins steals 6 bases in 1 game
1914 T Handy publishes "St Louis Blues"
1916 German troops conquer Kavalla Greece
1918 Boston Red Sox beat Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 2 in 15th World Series
1919 US marines invade Honduras
1922 British mandate of Palestine begins
1922 Yankees play their farewell home game in Polo Grounds win doubleheader
1923 After a single, Red Sox Howard Ehmke retires next 27 Yanks
1923 Bernie Neis, hits the 1,000th Dodger home run
1923 ZR-1 (biggest active dirigible) flies over NY's tallest skyscraper, Woolworth Tower
1926 21st Davis Cup: USA beats France in Philadelphia (4-1)
1926 Aloha Tower dedicated in Honolulu
1926 Spain leaves League of Nation due to Germany joining
1926 US defeats France for their 7th straight Davis Cup championship
1926 Yanks' Bob Meusel ties record with 3 sacrifice flies
1927 After losing 21 in a row to NY, the Browns win their last meeting, 6-2
1927 Babe Ruth hits 50th of 60 homers
1928 1st TV drama-WGY's Queens Messenger
1928 Ty Cobb last hitting appearance, pops out against Yankees
1929 SF Mayor Rolph inaugurates new pedestrian traffic light system
1930 Stomboli volcano (Sicily) throws 2-ton basaltic rocks 2 miles
1933 Britain's Fred Perry thwarts Australian Jack Crawford's bid for a Grand Slam by defeating him at US Tennis championship
1935 49th US Womens Tennis: H H Jacobs beats Sarah H Palfrey Fabyan (62 64)
1935 US captures Davis Cup for 7th straight year
1936 FDR dedicates Boulder Dam, now known as Hoover Dam
1936 FDR dedicates Boulder Dam, now known as Hoover Dam
1936 A's pitcher Horace Lisenbee gives up 26 hits in a game
1936 FDR dedicates Boulder Dam, now known as Hoover Dam
1937 51st US Womens Tennis: Anita Lizana beats Jadwiga Jedrzejowska (64 62)
1937 57th US Mens Tennis: J D Budge beats G v Cramm (61 79 61 36 61)
1939 Battle of Kutno-pocket: Germans advance to Warsaw
1939 British submarine Triton torpedoes British submarine Oxley
1939 Iraq & Saudi Arabia declare war on nazi-Germany
1940 -12] Buckingham Palace destroyed by German bombs
1940 54th Postmaster General: Frank C Walker of Pa takes office
1940 Anton Mussert establishes Dutch SS
1940 Buckingham Palace in London destroyed by German bombs
1940 Hitler begins operation-Seel”we (invasion England)
1941 Belgium King Leopold secretly marries Lilian Baels
1941 FDR orders any Axis ship found in American waters be shot on sight
1941 Charles Lindbergh, charges "British, Jewish & Roosevelt administration" are trying to get US into WW II
1942 Transport nr 31 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
1943 Allied arm forces conquerors Salerno
1943 Jewish ghettos of Minsk & Lida Belorussia liquidated
1943 Last German Q/pirate ship sinks near Easter Island
1943 US & Australian troops join in Salamaua, New Guinea
1944 FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the second Quebec Conference
1944 FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the second Quebec Conference
1944 FDR & Churchill meet in Canada at 2nd Quebec Conference
1944 US 5th pantzer division is 1st to enter nazi-Germany
1946 First mobile long-distance, car-to-car telephone conversation.
1946 First mobile long-distance, car-to-car telephone conversation.
1946 1st mobile long-distance car-to-car telephone conversation
1947 US Department of Defense is formed.
1947 US Department of Defense is formed.
1950 First typesetting machine without metal type is exhibited.
1950 First typesetting machine without metal type is exhibited.
1950 "Beetle Bailey" comic strip debuts
1950 1st typesetting machine to dispense with metal type exhibited
1950 33 die in a train crash in Coshocton Ohio
1950 Dick Tracy TV show sparks uproar concerning violence
1951 Stravinsky's opera "Rake's Progress," premieres in Venice
1951 Florence Chadwick becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel from England to France. It takes 16 hours & 19 minutes
1952 West German Chancellor Adenauer signs a reparation pact for Jews
1953 KSBW TV channel 8 in Salinas-Monterey, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
1953 WEHT TV channel 25 in Evansville, IN (CBS) begins broadcasting
1954 First Miss America TV broadcast
1954 First Miss America TV broadcast
1954 1st Miss America TV broadcast
1954 20.4 cm rainfall at Brunswick, Maine (state record)
1954 KXJB TV channel 4 in Valley City (Fargo) (NBC) begins broadcasting
1954 Lee Meriwether (Calif), 19, crowned 27th Miss America 1955 (1st on TV)
1955 69th US Womens Tennis: Doris Hart beats Patricia Ward (64 62)
1955 75th US Mens Tennis: Tony Trabert beats Ken Rosewall beats (97 63 63)
1955 KTVT TV channel 11 in Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (IND) begins broadcasting
1956 Cin Red Frank Robinson ties rookie record with his 38th HR
1956 Vladimir Kuts runs world record 10k (28:42.8)
1956 Yanks Yogi Berra ties career record for HRs (236) by a catcher
1958 Great Britain performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island
1959 "Duke" Ellington wins Springarn Medal for his musical achievements
1959 Congress passes a bill authorizing food stamps for poor Americans
1959 Elroy Face's 22 game win streak ends as Dodgers beat Pirates 5-4
1959 Oriole Jerry Walker pitches 16 inn beating White Sox 1-0
1960 17th Olympic games close in Rome Italy
1960 74th US Womens Tennis: Darlene R Hard beats Maria Fraser (64 1012 64)
1960 80th US Mens Tennis: Neale A Fraser beats Rodney G Laver (64 64 97)
1961 Bob Dylan's 1st NY performance
1962 Beatles cut "Love Me Do" & "PS I Love You" with Andy White on drums
1962 Drummer Ringo Starr replaces Pete Best of the Beatles
1962 KVCR TV channel 24 in San Bernardino, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
1964 George Harrison forms Mornyork Ltd music publishing company
1964 Gillette's 20 year contract with MSG & ABC to televise fights for free ends as Dick Tiger defeats Don Fullmer at Cleve Auditorium
1965 Beatles' "Help!," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks
1965 Braves 2nd straight one-hitter against the Mets
1966 80th US Womens Tennis: M Esther Bueno-Fraiser beats N Richey (63 61)
1966 86th US Mens Tennis: Fred Stolle beats John Newcombe (46 12-10 63 64)
1966 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1966 Johnny Miller becomes 1st Yank to hit a HR on his 1st at bat
1966 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Pacific Ladies' Golf Classic
1966 Rolling Stones perform on Ed Sullivan Show
1967 US Surveyor 5 makes first chemical analysis of lunar material.
1967 US Surveyor 5 makes first chemical analysis of lunar material.
1967 A's drop grievance filed with Natl Labor Relations against C Finley
1967 Beatles' Magical Mystery Bus driven around England
1967 French president De Gaulle visits Poland
1967 Indian/Chinese border fights
1967 US Surveyor 5 makes 1st chemical analysis of lunar material
1967 WSRE TV channel 23 in Pensacola, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
1967 WUNE TV channel 17 in Linville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
1967 WUNF TV channel 33 in Asheville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
1967 WUNG TV channel 58 in Concord, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
1969 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1971 "2 by 2" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 343 performances
1971 Egypt adopts its constitution
1971 Laurel Lea Schaefer (Ohio), 22, crowned 44th Miss America 1972
1972 BART begins service with a 26 mile line from Oakland to Fremont
1972 BART begins service with a 26 mile line from Oakland to Fremont
1972 BART begins service with a 26-mi (42-km) line from Oakland to Fremont
1973 Chile's President, Salvador Allende, deposed in a military coup
1974 Cards beat Mets, 4-3, in 25 (7h4m), record 202 plate appearances, Felix Milan & John Milner come to bat 12 times each
1976 Dorothy Kathleen Benham (Minn), 20, crowned 49th Miss America 1977
1976 Minnie Minoso bats for White Sox after a 12-year hiatus (hitless)
1976 90th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats E Goolagong Cawley (63 60) Evonne Goolagong loses her 4th straight US Open Final (Evert wins)
1977 29th Emmy Awards: Mary Tyler Moore Show, Carroll O'Conner & Bea Arthur
1977 97th US Mens Tennis: Guillermo Vilas beats Jimmy Connors (26 63 75 60)
1977 Joanne Carner wins LPGA National Jewish Hospital Golf Open
1977 TV's Rhoda gets divorced
1980 Chile adopts its constitution
1980 Ron LeFlore (91st) & Rodney Scott (58th), set teammate steal record
1981 2nd govt of Agt forms
1982 96th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats Hana Mandlikova (63 61)
1982 Debbie Maffett (Calif), 25, crowned 55th Miss America 1983
1982 Chris Evert wins her 6th & final US Open Tennis match at West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills NY
1983 103rd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 67 75 60)
1983 Fashion designer Donna Karen marries Stephan Weiss
1983 Franco Harris becomes 3rd NFL to rush 11,000 yards
1983 Joanne Carner wins LPGA Portland Ping Golf Championship
1983 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1985 Pete Rose, Cincinnati Reds, gets hit 4,192 - eclipsing Ty Cobb.
1985 Pete Rose, Cincinnati Reds, gets hit 4,192 - eclipsing Ty Cobb.
1985 Flyby of Comet Giacobini-Zinner
1985 Intl Cometary Explorer (ISEE 3) passes Giacobini-Zinner by 7900 km
1985 Sri Lanka score their 1st Test Cricket victory, by 149 runs v India
1985 Pete Rose of Cin Reds gets career hit 4,192 off Eric Show of San Diego Padres, eclipsing Ty Cobb's record
1986 Pres Mubarak receives Israeli premier Peres
1986 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1986 Dow Jones Industrial Avg suffered biggest 1-day decline ever, plummeting 86.61 points to 1,792.89. 237.57 million shares traded
1987 4th MTV Awards: Peter Gabriel wins
1987 Shoot out at Jean-Bertrand Aristides' church in Haiti, 12 die
1988 1/3 of population argues for Estonia autonomy
1988 108th US Mens Tennis: Mats Wilander beats Ivan Lendl (64 46 63 57 64)
1988 Betsy King wins LPGA Cellular One-Ping Golf Championship
1988 Sports Aid-jogging to feed the world
1988 108th US Mens Tennis: Mats Wilander beats Ivan Lendl (64 46 63 57 64) in 4hrs 55 min - longest men's final in US Open history
1989 Drexel formally pleads guilty to security fraud
1989 KSO-AM in Des Moines Iowa changes call letters to KGGO
1991 "La Toya: Growing Up in The Jackson Family" goes on sale
1991 14 die in a Continental Express commuter plane crash near Houston
1991 Air crash at Djeddah, Saudi-Arabia, 263 die
1991 Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
1991 NY Yankees final game at Baltimore Oriole's Memorial Stadium
1991 Atlanta Braves Kent Mercker, Mark Wohlers & Alejandro Pena pitched 1st combined no-hitter in NL, beating San Diego Padres, 1-0
1992 Hurricane Iniki hits Kauai Hawaii; 3 die & 8,000 injured
1993 107th US Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Helena Sukova (63 63)
1993 Junxia Qu runs 1500m ladies world record (3:50.46)
1994 114th US Mens Tennis: Andre Agassi beats Michael Stich (61 76 75)
1994 46th Emmy Awards: Fraiser, Picket Fences & Kelsey Grammer wins
1994 Jingyi Le swims female world record 50m freestyle
1994 Missie McGeorge wins Ping-Cellular One LPGA Golf Championship
1995 Eastern Tennessee begins using new area code 423
1995 Ohio's Governor Voinovich proclaims "Cleveland Indians Day"
1995 Soyuz TM-22, lands
2001 Al-queda Terrorists destroy World Trade Center and damage Pentagon.
2001 Al-queda Terrorists destroy World Trade Center and damage Pentagon.
2001 Al-queda Terrorists destroy World Trade Center and damage Pentagon.
2001 Al-queda Terrorists destroy World Trade Center and damage Pentagon.
2001 Al-queda Terrorists destroy World Trade Center and damage Pentagon.

That's All....

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