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 This day in History - February 24
426 Historic Events for February 24
1971

Aki Rahunen, Finland, tennis star

Birth
1972

Larry Amar, Camarillo Calif, field hockey midfielder/captain (Oly-96)

Birth
1972

Manon Rheaume, Lac Beauport Quebec, 1st female NHLer (Tampa Bay)

Birth
1972

Ron Davis, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons, GB Packers-Superbowl 31)

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1972

Patricia Regan Leines, Medford Or, Miss America (Oregon-3rd-1997)

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1973

Harold Morrow, full back (Minnesota Vikings)

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1973

James Michael Kennedy, Boston, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys)

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1973

Kavis Reed, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)

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1973

Oscar de la Hoya, boxer

Birth
1973

Alexei Kovalev, Moscow Rus, NHL right wing (NY Rangers)

Birth
1973

Art Smith, actor (Quicksand), dies of heart attack at 73

Death
1974

Atje Keulen-Deelstra becomes world champ all-round skater

Event
1974

Pakistan officially recognizes Bangladesh

Event
1974

Jeremy Laster, Fullerton Calif, water polo driver (Olympics-96)

Birth
1974

Simeon Rice, defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)

Birth
1975

Nikolai A Bulganin, marshal/premier of USSR (1955-58), dies at 79

Death
1976

H Allen Smith, TV host (Armchair Detective), dies at 69

Death
1976

Charles Wilfred Orr, composer, dies at 82

Death
1976

Leonid Brezhnev opens 25th congress of CPSU

Event
1976

Julian Rivero, actor (Via Pony Express), dies at 85

Death
1976

Jules Feiffer's "Knock Knock," premieres in NYC

Event
1976

Cuba adopts its constitution

Event
1977

Pres Carter announces US foreign aid will consider human rights

Event
1977

Alexis Jose Grullon, NYC, vocalist (Menudo-Cannonball)

Birth
1977

Floyd Mayweather, Grand Rapids Mich, featherweight boxer (Oly-br-96)

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