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 This day in History - October 9
395 Historic Events for October 9
1973

Alexey Trochshinskiy, hockey defenseman (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)

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1973

A J Ofodile, NFL tight end (Pitts Steelers)

Birth
1973

Dexter McCleon, cornerback (St Louis Rams)

Birth
1973

Warriors-Cavalier game in Cleveland postponed because of wet floors

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1973

Israel announces loss of Bar-Lev defense line in Suez Canal

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1973

Elvis and Priscilla Presley divorce after 6 years

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1973

1st general striking in Luxembourg since 1942

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1974

Keith Booth, NBA forward (Chicago Bulls)

Birth
1974

Kavika Pittman, defensive end (Dallas Cowboys)

Birth
1974

Washington Capitals 1st NHL game, losing 6-3 to NY Rangers at MSG Wash Caps begin a 37 game road losing streak

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1974

Race riot in Boston due to "busing"

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1974

Frank Robinson became 1st Black baseball manager (Cleve Indians)

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1975

Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov wins Nobel Peace Prize

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1975

Mahendra Nagamootoo, cricketer (Guyanese leg-spinner)

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1975

Mark Viduka, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics-96)

Birth
1975

Sean Ono Lennon, John and Yoko's Son

Birth
1975

Emperor Hirohito of Japan visits SF

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1976

Peter Petherick takes hat-trick on debut NZ v Pak Javed 1st wkt

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1976

TCricket est debut of Javed Miandad, scores 163 on 1st day

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1976

Yanks 1st AL Championship game, beat Royals 4-1

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1976

"Robber Bridegroom" opens at Biltmore Theater NYC for 145 performances

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1976

Rebecca Darrington, Gillette Wyoming, Miss America-Wyoming (1997)

Birth
1977

Amy Alcott wins LPGA Houston Exchange Clubs Golf Classic

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1977

Yanks rally for 3 in 9th and beat Royals 5-3 for pennant #31

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1977

Soyuz 25 launched to Saluyt 6, but returned after failing to dock

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