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 This day in History - February 4
421 Historic Events for February 4
1986

Israeli fighters intercept Libyan liner (passenger plane)

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1987

Stars and Stripes beats Australia's Kookaburra 3, sweeps America's Cup

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1987

Sacramento Kings score only 4 points 1st quarter against Lakers; fewest in a period since introduction of 24 second shot-clock in 1954

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1987

Pres Reagan's veto of Clean Water Act is overridden by Congress

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1987

Liberace, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman), dies at 67

Death
1988

Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega indicted on drug charges

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1989

Dean Jones scores 216 v WI at the Adelaide Oval

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1989

Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, country singer (Homer and Jethro), dies at 69

Death
1990

Lyudmila Narozhi-Lenko runs world record 60m hurdles indoor (7.69)

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1990

Danny Everett runs world record 400m indoor (45:04)

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1990

Richard Hadlee takes his 400th Test Cricket wicket (Sanjay Manjrekar)

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1990

Anders Holmertz swims world record 400 m freestyle (3:40.81)

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1990

10 Israeli tourists murdered near Cairo

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1990

Pat Bradley wins Oldsmobile LPGA Golf Classic

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1990

St Petersburg Pelicans beat West Palm Beach Tropics 12-4 to win 1st Senior Professional Baseball Association Championship

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1990

NFL Pro Bowl: NFC beats AFC 27-21

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1991

Martin Crowe and Andrew Jones make 467 stand v SL, world record

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1991

Hall of Fame's board of directors vote 12-0 to bar Pete Rose

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1991

US postage raises from 25› to 29›

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1991

Bob Leslie, actor (Cinderella, Mako: Jaws of Death), dies at 64

Death
1992

John Dehner, actor (Apache, Cowboy, Boys from Brazil), dies at 76

Death
1992

Fred Slyter, dialogue coach, dies after long illness at 56

Death
1993

Admiral Studeman, ends term as acting director of CIA

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1993

Russian space agency tests a 82' wide space mirror

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1993

Marge Schott suspended from baseball for 1 year due to racism

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