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Tuesday, September 4, 2018.



Birthdays


1249 Amadeus V de Great, count of Flanders/Savoy
1383 Amadeus VIII, duke of Savoye/last antipope (Felix V (1439-48)
1596 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
1622 Jacob Hintze, composer
1647 Gerard Noodt, Dutch lawyer
1736 Robert Raikes, England, Sunday school pioneer
1746 Bernardus Bosch, Dutch Patriot/poet/writer, baptised
1761 Friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer
1768 Fran‡ois Ren‚ de Chateaubriand, French poet, novelist, statesman
1768 Fran‡ois Ren‚ de Chateaubriand, France, poet/novelist (Atala)
1768 Fran‡ois Ren‚ de Chateaubriand, French poet, novelist, statesman
1778 Louis Napoleon, French king of Netherlands (1806-10)
1793 Edward Bates, Atty Gen (Union), died in 1869
1795 Friedrich [August] von Alberti, German geologist (Triasic Age)
1802 Marcus Whitman, missionary, led to US securing Oregon
1803 Sarah Childress Polk, 1st lady (1845-1849)
1810 Donald McKay, US naval architect, built fastest clipper ships.
1810 Donald McKay, US naval architect, built fastest clipper ships
1810 Donald McKay, US naval architect, built fastest clipper ships.
1811 Marie-F‚licit‚-Denise Pleyel, [Mlle Moke], pianist/composer
1815 Andreas I Schaepman, archbishop of Utrecht 1868-82
1815 Mihaly Mosonyi, composer
1816 Fran‡ois-Emmanuel-Joseph Bazin, composer
1824 Anton Bruckner, Wagner disciple
1824 Anton Bruckner, Austria, Wagner disciple & monumental bore/composer
1824 Phoebe Cary, Cincinnati, American poet (Poems of Alice & Phoebe Cary)
1824 Anton Bruckner, Wagner disciple
1825 Dadabhai Naoroji, 1st Indian in British parliament
1843 Charles Wentworth Dilke, English under minister of Foreign affairs
1843 Jan Levoslav Bella, composer
1846 Daniel Burnham, American architect, built skyscrapers
1846 Daniel Burnham, US, architect/built skyscrapers
1846 Daniel Burnham, American architect, built skyscrapers
1848 Lewis H Latimer, inventor/engineer
1850 Luigi Cadorna, Italian fieldmarshal/earl (WW I-Caporetto)
1851 John Dillon, Irish nationalist/British Lower house member
1853 Hermann von Wissmann, German Africa explorer/governor East-Africa
1859 Edoardo Mascheroni, composer
1869 Geert A D Wumkes, Frisian theologist/writer (Frision Movement)
1870 Friedrich Panzer, German germanist (Das Nibelungenlied)
1872 Darius Milhaud, composer
1872 [Rosalie] Julia Cuypers, Flemish actress/wife of Joseph of Lyre
1872 Darius Milhaud, composer
1874 Johanna M "Lena" Bakker, Dutch actress/wife of Bruno Gerlach
1880 Leo Bittermieux, Flemish missionary (Congo)
1883 Karel Candael, Flemish composer (Passacaglia en Bourr‚e)
1888 Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
1892 Darius Milhaud, Aix-en-Provence France, composer (Maximilien)
1893 Henry Schultz, US, farm commune leader
1895 Nigel Bruce, British/US actor (Dr Watson-Sherlock Holmes)
1896 Agnes Ayres, [Hinkle], US, actress (Sheik, Souls at Sea)
1896 Antonin Artaud, Marseilles France, songwriter/dir (Theatre Seraphin)
1900 Cornelis Verolme, Dutch ship builder
1901 Paul Osborn, playwright (Mornings at 7)
1902 Lorna Johnstone, England, equestrian dressage (Olympic-13th-1968)
1904 Hjordis T”pel, Sweden, diving/4 X 100m relay (Olympic-bronze-1924)
1904 Julian Hill, research chemist
1904 Maudet Christian-Jacques, film director
1905 Mary Renault, [Mary Challens], writer (King Must Die, Funeral Games)
1906 Alexander Moyzes, composer
1906 Antanas Raciunas, composer
1906 Hendrikus G "Han" Hoekstra, poet (Ongerijmde life)
1906 Max Delbrck, German/US biologist (Nobel 1969)
1907 Leo Castelli, Trieste, American art dealer
1907 Maurice Ashley, historian
1908 Richard Wright, American author (Native Son)
1908 Edward Dmytryk, director (Carpetbaggers, Young Lions, Caine Mutiny)
1908 Richard Wright, US, author (Native Son, Uncle Tom's Children)
1908 Richard Wright, American author (Native Son)
1909 Karel Horky, composer
1912 Alexander Liberman, editor/painter/photographer (639)
1912 Tonny Boucher, [Antonia M Erwich], cabaretiŠre
1913 Stanford Moore, US biochemist (Nobel 1977)
1915 Dick Thomas, Phila Pa, TV host (Village Barn)
1915 Rudolf Schock, German opera/operette singer
1916 Robert [Augustine] W[ard] Lowndes, US, sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet)
1917 Henry Ford II, businessman
1917 Henry Ford II, automaker (Ford Motor Co)
1917 Henry Ford II, businessman
1918 Paul Harvey, radio news commentator, "Goooood Day!"
1918 Gerald Wilson, Shelby Miss, orch leader (Redd Foxx)
1918 Paul Harvey, Tulsa Okla, news commentator (Rest of the story)
1918 William Talbert, tennis doubles champ (US 1942, 45, 46, 48)
1918 Paul Harvey, radio news commentator, "Goooood Day!"
1919 Howard Morris, NYC, comedic actor (High Anxiety)
1920 Craig Claiborne, gastronome
1920 Craig Claiborne, food columnist (NY Times Cookbook)
1920 Craig Claiborne, gastronome
1924 Joan Aiken, Romania, writer of children's songs
1926 Robert J Lagomarsino, (Rep-R-CA, 1974- )
1927 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Matinchenko, Russia, cosmonaut
1928 Dick York, Fort Wayne Ind, actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind)
1928 Donald E Petersen, Minn, exec (Ford Motors)
1929 Thomas F Eagleton, (Sen-D-MO, 1968-86/VP candidate-D-1972)
1930 Mitzi Gaynor
1930 Mitzi Gaynor
1930 Mitzi Gaynor
1930 Mitzi Gaynor
1930 Mitzi Gaynor
1930 Jerry Ragavoy, US songwriter/producer (Wonderful Dream)
1930 Mitzi Gaynor, actress (Bird & Vees, Anything Goes, South Pacific)
1932 Carlos Romero-Barcel, (Rep-D-Puerto Rico)
1933 Richard Castellano, Bronx, actor (Godfather, Lovers & Other Stranger)
1937 Dawn Fraser, NSW Australia, 100m freestyle (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 64)
1938 Leonard Frey, Bkln NY, actor (Best of West, Mr Smith)
1942 Bob Filner, (Rep-D-California)
1942 Merald "Bubba" Knight, Atlanta Ga, singer (Gladys Knights & Pips)
1942 Ray Floyd, Fort Bragg NC, PGA golfer (Masters 1976)
1942 Raymond Loran Floyd, Fort Bragg NC, PGA golfer (1986 US Open)
1943 Giuseppi Gentile, Italy, triple jumper (Olympic-bronze-1968)
1944 Christopher Needler, English sand industrialist (TCG Materials)
1944 Jennifer Salt, LA Calif, actress (Sisters, Soap, Wedding Party)
1945 Daniel Wood Gatton, guitarist
1946 David Liebman, rocker
1946 Gary Duncan, [Grubb], San Diego Ca, rock guitarist (Quicksilver)
1946 Greg Elmore, San Diego Ca, rock drummer (Quicksilver)
1947 Alan Greisman, Sally Field's husband/producer (Fletch, Surrender)
1948 Marian H J Soutendijk, Dutch MP (CDA)
1949 Thomas Sturges Watson, KC MO, PGA golfer (1975 Byron Nelson)
1949 Tom Watson, KC Mo, golfer (British Open 1975, 77, 80, 82, 83)
1951 Judith Ivey, El Paso Texas, actress (Lady in Red, Hello Again)
1951 Martin Chambers, rock drummer (Pretenders)
1951 Nicu Ceausescu, playboy
1953 Kengo Kimura, [Takashi Kimura], wrestler (NJPW)
1953 Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, NYC, actor (Freddie-Welcome Back Kotter)
1953 Michael Stean, chess player
1956 Candy Loving Oswego KS, playmate (Jan, 1979)
1956 Shane Gould, freestyle swimmer (Olympics-3 Gold-1972)
1958 Ray Freeman, Greensboro NC, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Coast Carolina)
1958 Shiro Koshinaka, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
1959 Armin Kogler, Austria, skier (2-time winner of jumping World Cup)
1959 William Kennedy Smith, Kennedy accused of rape in Florida (1991)
1960 Damon Wayans, actor/comedian (In Living Color, Major Payne, Blankman)
1960 Peter Virgile, soap actor (Hostage, Popeye Doyle)
1963 Donna Wilkins, Miami FL, LPGA golfer (1987 S&H Golf Classic-5th)
1963 John Vanbiesbrouck, Detroit MI, NHL goalie (Team USA, Florida)
1964 Guy Donald Boros, Ft Laud FL, PGA golfer (1994 Deposit Guaranty-3rd)
1964 Tomas Sandstrom, NHL forward (Anaheim, Team Sweden 1998)
1965 Terri Lynn Doss, Chicago Ill, playmate (Jul, 1988)
1966 Debra Lewin, South Burlington Vermont, Miss Vermont-America (1991)
1966 Jearl A Miles, Gainesville FL, 400m/long jumper (Olympics-gold-96)
1968 Mike Piazza
1968 Mike Piazza
1968 Mike Piazza
1968 Mike Piazza
1968 Mike Piazza
1968 Carlette Guidry-White, 100m/long jumper
1968 John Preston, Utah, actor (Greg-General Hospital)
1968 Mike Piazza, Norristown PA, catcher (LA Dodgers)
1968 Rick McNair, Berkeley Calif, water polo 2m defender (Olympics-96)
1970 Ione Skye
1970 Ione Skye
1970 Ione Skye
1970 Ione Skye
1970 Ione Skye
1970 Cari Read, Edmonton Alberta, synchro swimmer (Olympics-silver-96)
1970 Igor Cavalera, Brazilian pop drummer (Sepultura)
1970 Ione Skye, [Leitch], Hertfordshire England, actress (Say Anything)
1970 Janae Lautenschlager, Canoga Park Calif, diver (Olympics-96)
1970 Jennifer Nakken, Cedar City Utah, Miss Utah-America (1991)
1970 Luis Lopez, infielder (San Diego Padres)
1971 Brian Storey, Richmond BC, 470 yachter (Olympics-96)
1971 John Thierry, NFL defensive end (Chic Bears)
1971 Monty Grow, NFL safety (Jacksonville Jaguars)
1971 Tyrone Johnson, NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons)
1972 Daniel Nestor, Belgrade Yugo, Canadian tennis player (Olympics-96)
1972 Danny Ponce, Waltham Mass, actor (Willie-Valerie/Hogan Family)
1972 Jason Fisk, NFL defensive tackle (Minn Vikings)
1972 Myra Katherine Hale, Lincoln Nebraska, Miss America-Nebraska (1996)
1972 Norman Hand, NFL defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins)
1973 Jason David Frank
1973 Jason David Frank
1973 Jason David Frank
1973 Jason David Frank
1973 Jason David Frank
1973 Robert Couch, NFL tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
1973 Stacy Sanches, Dallas TX, playmate (Mar, 1995)
1974 Jean Lavertue, Montreal Quebec, weightlifter (Olympics-96)
1974 Nona Gaye, daughter of Marvin Gaye/singer
1976 Diana Maria Urdareanu, Miss Romania Universe (1997)
1976 Helen Denman, Perth Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)
1979 Suzan Dandeneau, Miss Idaho Teen USA (1996)
2179 Nyota Uhura, Nairobi Kenya, communications officer (Star Trek)

Events


422 St Boniface I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
476 Romulus Augustulus, last Roman emperor in the west, is deposed.
476 Romulus Augustulus, last Roman emperor in the west, is deposed.
476 Romulus Augustulus, last Roman emperor in west, is deposed
1024 Conrad II the Sailor chosen German king
1260 Battle at Montaperti-Guelfen vs Ghibellijnen
1282 King Pedro III of Arag˘north annexes Sicily
1414 Peace of Atrecht: John the fearless & Armagnacs
1479 King Alfonso I of Portugal recognizes Isabella as queen of Castili‰
1571 Catholic coup in Scotland
1609 Navigator Henry Hudson discovers the island of Manhattan.
1609 Navigator Henry Hudson discovers the island of Manhattan.
1609 Navigator Henry Hudson discovers island of Manhattan [or Sep 11]
1618 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
1682 English astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet
1695 French garrison of castle Names surrenders for Willem III
1778 City Amsterdam signs trade agreement with US rebels
1781 Los Angeles is founded in the Valley of Smokes (Indian Name).
1781 Los Angeles is founded in the Valley of Smokes (Indian Name).
1781 Los Angeles founded by 44 in Bahia de las Fumas, (Valley of Smokes)
1786 -5] Orange troops plunder Hattem/Elburg
1805 1st edition of Batavian State-Current published
1807 Robert Fulton begins operating his steamboat
1813 1st US relig newspaper (Religious Remembrancer (Christian Observer))
1833 1st newsboy in the US hired (Barney Flaherty), by the NY Sun
1833 1st newsboy in the US hired (Barney Flaherty), by the NY Sun
1833 1st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty, 10 years old-NY Sun)
1842 Work on K”ln cathedral recommences after 284-year hiatus
1854 English/French assault on Petropavlovsk Kamchatka
1862 Gen Lee invades North with 50,000 Confederate troops
1862 North Beach & Mission Railway Company organized in SF
1864 Bread riots in Mobile, Alabama
1866 1st Hawaiian daily newspaper published
1870 French republic proclaimed
1870 French republic proclaimed
1870 3rd French republic proclaimed as they overthrow their king
1882 First district lit by electricty (NY's Pearl Street Station)
1882 First district lit by electricty (NY's Pearl Street Station)
1882 1st district lit by electricity (NY's Pearl Street Station)
1885 1st cafeteria opens (NYC)
1886 Geronimo is captured, ending last major US-Indian war
1886 Geronimo is captured, ending last major US-Indian war
1886 Apache Chief Geronimo surrenders ending last major US-Indian war
1888 George Eastman patents 1st rollfilm camera & registers "Kodak".
1888 George Eastman patents 1st rollfilm camera & registers "Kodak".
1888 George Eastman patents 1st roll-film camera & registers "Kodak"
1893 English author Beatrix Potter 1st tells the story of Peter Rabbit
1894 In NYC, 12,000 tailors went on strike protesting sweat shops
1894 Soccer team Veendam 1894 forms
1899 8.3 earthquake shakes Yakutat Bay Alaska
1904 Dali Lama signs treaty allowing British commerce in Tibet
1906 NY Highlanders win 5th straight doubleheader
1908 Caledonia & Hillhurst Football Clubs play for Central Alberta Rugby Football League championship
1911 Garros sets world altitude record of 4,250 m (13,944 ft)
1911 Garros sets world altitude record of 4,250 m (13,944 ft)
1911 Garros sets world altitude record of 4,250 m (13,944 ft)
1912 1st accident (collision) in Londoner Underground: 22 injured person
1914 British, French & Russian govt sign Pact of London, against Germany
1914 General von Moltke ceases German advance in France
1916 Christy Mathewson & Mordecai Brown final baseball game
1918 US troops land in Archangel, Russia, stay 10 months
1918 US troops land in Archangel, Russia, stay 10 months
1918 Jhr Ch Ruys de Beerenbrouck becomes 1st Dutch Catholic premier
1918 US troops land in Archangel, Russia, stay 10 months
1919 39th US Mens Tennis: William M Johnston beats Wm T Tilden (64 64 63)
1919 British intervene in Petrograd
1920 Last day of Julian civil calendar (in parts of Bulgaria)
1922 Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000m (5:26.3)
1923 A Charlot & N Cowards revue "London Calling," premieres in London
1923 NY Yankee Sad Sam Jones no-hits Phila A's, 2-0
1927 Charles Lindbergh visits Boise, Idaho, on his cross-country tour
1930 Cambridge Theater opens in London
1932 15th PGA Championship: Olin Dutra at Keller GC St Paul Minn
1933 First airplane to exceed 300 mph, JR Wendell, Glenview, Illinois
1933 First airplane to exceed 300 mph, JR Wendell, Glenview, Illinois
1933 1st airplane to exceed 300 mph (483 kph), JR Wendell, Glenview, Il
1933 Coup on Cuban president De C‚spedes by Fulgencio Batista
1934 Bradman scores 149* Aust v Eng XI, 104 mins, 17 fours 4 sixes
1936 Franco troops conquer Irun & Talavera de la Reina Spain
1936 Largo Caballero becomes Spanish premier
1937 Doris Kopsky, becomes 1st NABA woman cycling champion (4:22.4)
1938 Vainio Muinonen wins 2nd European marathoner (2:37:28.8)
1939 Dutch 2nd Chamber affirms Neth's in a State of War
1939 German submarine U-30 sinks British passenger ship Athenia
1939 German troops move into Danzig
1939 Netherlands & Belgium declare neutrality
1939 Polish ghetto of Mir is exterminated
1939 RAF bombs Wilhelmshafen
1940 CBS begins broadcasting TV as station W2XAB
1940 Gerbrandy becomes premier of Dutch govt in exile
1940 Mussert sends telegram, that Hitler has captured the Dutch
1940 Nazi collaborator Mussert puts the fate of Neth in Hitler's hands
1941 NY Yankees, win earliest AL pennent (full season)
1941 US destroyer Greer fires on German submarine U-652
1941 Yanks beat Red Sox 6-3 & clinch their 12th & earliest pennant
1942 Transport nr 28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
1943 British 8th army lands at T ranto South Italy
1944 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt
1944 64th US Mens Tennis: Frank Parker beats Wm F Talbert (64 36 63 63)
1944 British 2nd Armoured pantzer division frees Antwerp
1944 Finland breaks diplomatic contact with nazi-Germany
1944 US 1st Army frees Namen
1945 Ruben Fine wins 4 simultaneous rapid chess games blindfolded
1945 US regains possession of Wake Island from Japan
1948 "Angel in the Wings" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 308 perfs
1948 Queen Wilhelmina abdicates Dutch throne
1949 Marie Robie sinks 393 yd hole-in-one (1st hole in Furnace Brook)
1950 First helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines.
1950 First helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines.
1950 1st helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines
1950 D McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna
1950 Heavy typhoon strikes Japan, kills about 250
1951 First transcontinental TV broadcast, by President Truman
1951 First transcontinental TV broadcast, by President Truman
1951 1st transcontinental TV broadcast, by Pres Truman
1951 71st US Mens Tennis: F A Sedgman beats Elias V Seixas Jr (64 61 61)
1951 NBC extends to become a 61 station coast-to-coast network
1951 Pres Truman addresses opening of Japanese Peace Treaty Conference
1953 WATR (now WTXX) TV channel 20 in Waterbury, CT (NBC) begins
1953 WGEM TV channel 10 in Quincy-Hannibal, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting
1953 Yanks become 1st team to win 5 consecutive championship
1954 1st passage of McClure Strait, fabled Northwest Passage completed
1954 1st passage of McClure Strait, fabled Northwest Passage completed
1954 1st passage of McClure Strait, fabled Northwest Passage completed
1954 Peter B Cortese of US achieves a one-arm deadlift of 370 lbs; 22 lbs over triple his body weight, at York, Pennsylvania
1957 Ford introduces the Edsel.
1957 Ford introduces the Edsel.
1957 Ford Motor Co introduces Edsel
1957 Governor of Arkansas, Orval Faubus, calls out National Guard to stop 9 black students from entering a Little Rock high school
1960 -12] Hurricane Donna, kills 148 in Caribbean & US
1961 Carol Burnette-Richard Hayes Show premieres on CBS radio
1961 US authorizes Agency for International Development
1962 Beatles record "How Do You Do It" at EMI
1962 French president De Gaulle visits German FR
1964 NASA launches its first Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1)
1964 NASA launches its first Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1)
1964 Eduardo Frei elected president of Chile
1964 Longest bridge in Europe opens (Scottish 4th Road Bridge)
1964 NASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1)
1965 Beatles' "Help!," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
1965 KREZ TV channel 6 in Durango, CO (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting
1965 Rock group Who's wan is vandalized with $10,000 in equipment stolen
1966 Houston Oilers holds Denver Broncos to no 1st downs winning 45-7
1966 Jim Hogan wins Europe marathon (2:20:04.6)
1967 6.5 earthquake of Kolya Dam India, kills 200
1967 Jerry Lewis' 2nd Muscular Dystrophy telethon
1967 Train crash at Arnhem Neth, kills 5
1968 Nigerian troops conquer Aba Biafra
1970 -5) 29.0 cm rainfall at Workman Creek, Arizona (state record)
1970 George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single
1970 Russian ballerina Natalia Makarova gets political asylum
1970 Salvador Allende wins presidential election in Chile
1971 Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska)
1972 US swimmer Mark Spitz is 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold medals
1972 US swimmer Mark Spitz is 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold medals
1972 US swimmer Mark Spitz becomes 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold medals
1972 USSR performs underground nuclear test
1973 William E Colby, becomes 10th director of CIA
1974 Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
1976 Palestinians hijack KLM DC-9 to Cyprus
1977 "Godspell" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 527 performances
1977 Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Rail Muscular Dystrophy Golf Classic
1978 Jerry Lewis' 13th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $29,074,405
1978 NY Yankee pitcher Ron Guidry wins his 20th (on way to 25-3 season)
1978 Pat Bradley wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
1979 India need 438 to win v England, game ends at 8-429
1979 Iran army conquerors Baneh
1980 Iraqi troops seize Iranian territory in a border dispute.
1980 Iraqi troops seize Iranian territory in a border dispute.
1980 Yes performs its last concert (MSG)
1981 Longest game at Fenway Park completed in 20, Mariners-8, Red Sox-7
1981 Newscaster David Brinkley is released by NBC
1981 Seattle Mariners beat Boston Red Sox, 8-7, in 20 inn (started 9/3)
1981 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1982 Arson fire engulfs apt-hotel in LA, 25 die
1982 USSR performs underground nuclear test
1983 "Joseph & the Amazing Dreamcoat" closes at Royale NYC after 747 perfs
1983 83rd US Golf Amateur Championship won by Jay Sigel
1983 Greg LeMond becomes only American to win cycling's Road Championship
1983 Scott Michael Pellaton sets barefoot waterski speed rec (119.36 mph)
1984 Nigerian singer Fela Kuti sentenced to 2 years
1985 Igor Paklin of USSR set a new high jump world record at 7-11 12
1985 NY Mets Gary Carter's 2 HRs ties record of 5 HRs in 2 games
1986 189.42 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
1986 Claude Brochu becomes CEO of Montreal Expos
1988 Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY
1988 Phoenix Cardinals play 1st regular-season NFL game
1989 Beth Daniel wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
1989 Jerry Lewis' 24th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $42,737,219
1991 "Most Happy Fella" opens at NY State Theater NYC
1991 Rte 35 Theater in Hazlit, last drive-in in NJ, closes
1991 Panel of 8 baseball experts vote to drop asterisk next to Roger Maris HR record & determine an official no hitter must go at least 9 innings
1992 "Scared Silent" is 1st non news program to be seen on 3 networks simultaneously. (CBS, NBC & PBS), about child abuse hosted by Oprah
1993 Jim Abbott pitches 4-0, no-hit win over Indians at Yankee Stadium
1993 Miklos Horthy appointed Hungarian admiral
1993 Mats Wilander defeats Mikael Pernfors 7-6 (7-3), 3-6, 1-6, 7-6 (8-6), 6-4 in 4 hrs 1 min US Open Tennis match concluding at 2:26 AM
1994 Bulgarian govt of Berov falls
1994 Cleveland Browns is 1st team in NFL to score a 2-point conversion
1994 Kansai International airport officially opens
1995 Jerry Lewis' 30th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $47,800,000
1995 Mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA State Farm Rail Golf Classic
1996 13th MTV Awards: Alanis Morrisett & Smashing Pumpkins wins
1997 14th MTV Awards
1997 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Louisville KY on WTFX 100.5 FM
1999 Women's championship at US Tennis Open

That's All....

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