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 This day in History - February 9
434 Historic Events for February 9
1969

World's largest airplane, Boeing 747, makes 1st commercial flight

Event
1970

Grant Moorhead, New Plymouth NZ, Australasia golfer

Birth
1970

Glenn McGrath, cricketer (NSW and Australian fast bowler 1993-)

Birth
1971

Quake in San Fernando Valley kills 64 and causes over $¬ęB damage

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1971

Sharon Case, Det Mich, actress (Sharon Collins-Young and Restless)

Birth
1971

Gonzalo Floyd, CFL defensive end (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Birth
1971

Jason Mathews, NFL tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1971

Jim Miller, NFL quarterback (Pitts Steelers, Atl Falcons, Jaguars)

Birth
1971

Pat O'Neill, NFL punter/place kicker (NE Patriots)

Birth
1971

Ken Felder, US baseball outfielder (Milwaukee Brewers)

Birth
1971

Apollo 14 returns to Earth

Event
1971

Probably 1st gay theme TV episode - All in the Family

Event
1971

Satchel Paige becomes 1st negro-league player elected to baseball HOF

Event
1972

Brit Govt declares state of emergency after month-long miners' strike

Event
1972

Jason George, actor (Michael Bourre-Sunset Beach)

Birth
1972

Norbert Rosza, Hungarian swimmer (100m freestyle record)

Birth
1973

Amber Valletta, Phoenix AZ, model (Face, House of Style, Bazaar)

Birth
1973

Max Yasgur, owner Woodstock-festival farmland, dies at 53

Death
1974

"Daddy What If" by Bobby Bare peaks at #41

Event
1974

US male Figure Skating championship won by Gordon McKellen Jr

Event
1974

Brad Maynard, punter (NY Giants)

Birth
1974

John Wallace, NBA forward (Toronto Raptors)

Birth
1974

Orlando Bobo, guard (Minnesota Vikings)

Birth
1974

"The Americans (A Canadian's Opinion)" by Gordon Sinclair peaks at #24

Event
1974

US female Figure Skating championship won by Dorothy Hamill

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