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 This day in History - April 6
404 Historic Events for April 6
1985

Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale

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1985

Sudan suspends constitution after coup under general Swarreddahab

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1985

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1986

15th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Pat Bradley

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1986

Soccer ball juggled non-stop for 14:14 hrs

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1987

Al Campanis appears on Niteline saying blacks may not be equiped to be in baseball management, sparking a racial controversy

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1987

Sugar Ray Leonard upsets Marvelous Marvin Hagler

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1987

22nd Academy of Country Music Awards: Randy Travis and Hank Williams Jr

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1988

Black pole explorer M Henson buried next to R Peary in Arlington

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1988

NJ Devils' 1st playoff game; lose to Isles 4-3 (OT) in 1st round

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1989

Orel Hershiser ends his record 59 consecutive scoreless streak

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1990

Ronald E Evans, astronaut (Apollo 17), dies of a heart attack at 57

Death
1990

Nancy Hawkes, (1946 best dress woman), dies at 73

Death
1991

Bill Ponsford, cricketer (Test avg 48 22, 1st-class avg 65 18), dies

Death
1991

NY-NJ Knights 1st home game (Giant Stad) lose to Frankfurt 27-17

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1991

Subhana, becomes 1st Australian woman to become a Zen teacher

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1991

Argentine soocer star Diego Maradona suspended for 15 month by Italian League for testing positive for cocaine use

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1991

Former child actor Adam Rich arrested for breaking into a pharmacy

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1992

US Supreme Court rules a Nebraska farmer was entrapped by postal agents into buying mail-order child pornography

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1992

Serbian troops begin siege of Sarajevo

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1992

Oriole Park at Camden Yards opens, beating Cleveland 2-0

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1992

Microsoft announced Windows 3.1, upgrading Windows 3.0

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1992

Britain Radio Authority licenses Virgin and TV-AM radio licenses

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1992

54th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Michigan 71-51

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1992

1st game at Camden Field, Balt-Orioles beat Indians 2-0

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