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 This day in History - April 20
392 Historic Events for April 20
1957

Richenel, [Hubertus R Baars], singer/performer (Turn My Page)

Birth
1957

61st Boston Marathon won by John J Kelley of Conn in 2:20:05

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1958

Viacheslav Fetisov, Moscow, NHL defenseman (Team Russia, Detroit)

Birth
1958

Buses replace Key System trains at 3 AM

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1958

Louise Suggs wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open

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1958

Morocco demands departure of Spanish troops

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1958

Montreal Canadiens beat Boston Bruins 4 games to 2 for Stanley Cup

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1959

63rd Boston Marathon won by Eino Oksanen of Finland in 2:22:42

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1959

Clint Howard, Burbank Calif, actor (Gentle Ben)

Birth
1960

"From A to Z" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 21 performances

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1960

Rodney Holman, NFL tight end (Detroit Lions)

Birth
1961

American Harold Graham makes 1st rocket belt flight

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1961

Don "Hitman" Mattingly, Indiana, 1st baseman (NY Yankees/MVP 1985)

Birth
1961

Marci Bozarth, Lampasas TX, LPGA golfer (1994 Lady Keystone Open-37th)

Birth
1962

Jesse G Vincent, engineer designed 1st V-12 engine, dies at 82

Death
1962

Arthur Harmat, composer, dies at 76

Death
1962

NASA civilian pilot Neil A Armstrong takes X-15 to 63,250 m

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1962

OAS-leader ex-general Salan arrested in Algiers

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1962

New Orleans Citizens Co gives free 1-way ride to blacks to move North

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1963

Kal Swan, heavy metal rocker

Birth
1963

"Sophie" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 8 performances

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1963

Brett Edward Garsed, Victoria Australia, heavy metal artist (Nelson)

Birth
1963

-30] All Africa Conferences of Churches opens in Kampala Uganda

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1964

86% of black students boycott Cleveland schools

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1964

Paul Nobes, cricketer (prolific opening batsman for Victoria and SA)

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