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 This day in History - February 3
420 Historic Events for February 3
1978

Australia beat India 3-2 on 6th day of final test

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1979

Jody Gilbert, actress (Willard, Shaggy, Blonde Dynamite), dies

Death
1979

US female Figure Skating championship won by Linda Fratianne

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1979

Minnesota Twins trade Rod Carew to California for 4 players

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1979

"YMCA" by Village People peaks at #2 on pop singles chart

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1979

US male Figure Skating championship won by Charles Tickner

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1980

Larry Holmes TKOs Lorenzo Holmes in 6 for heavyweight boxing title

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1980

30th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 144-136 (OT) at Washington

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1980

Mohammed Ali tours Africa as Pres Carter's envoy

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1981

Gro Harlem Brundtland elected premier of Norway

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1981

Australia beats NZ 3-1 to win World Series Cup

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1982

Porn star John Holmes ordered to stand trial for murder

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1982

John Sharples of England finishes disco dancing 371 hours

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1982

Greatest helicopter lift, 56,888 kg, Podmoscovnoe, USSR

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1982

Columbia Shuttle moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating for STS-3 mission

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1982

Edna St Vincent Millay, poet

Birth
1983

US female Figure Skating championship won by Rosalynn Sumners

Event
1984

Anne Townsend, lacrosse/tennis/field hockey star, dies

Death
1984

Ravindara Mhatrem, Indian diplomat, killed in England

Death
1984

?, Long Beach Calif, 1st baby conceived by embryo transplant

Birth
1984

10th Space Shuttle Mission (41B)-Challenger 4 launched

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1985

"Harrigan 'n Hart" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 5 performances

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1985

Joanne Carner wins LPGA Elizabeth Arden Golf Classic

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1986

Pres Reagan announces formation of Comm on Challenger Accident

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1987

SD Yacht Club celebrates return of America's Cup

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