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 This day in History - May 1
545 Historic Events for May 1
1971

Amtrak Railroad begins operation

Event
1971

Rolling Stones release "Brown Sugar"

Event
1971

Glenda Farrell, actress (Grand Slam, Exposed), dies at 66

Death
1971

Edith Day, actress (Romance of Air), dies at 75

Death
1971

Ethan Albright, NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1971

Jamie Marie Swenson, Miss USA-South Dakota (1997)

Birth
1971

Renee Poetschka, Australian 200m/400m (Olympics-92, 96)

Birth
1971

Stuart Appleby, Cohuna Australia, Nike golfer (1994 Victorian PGA)

Birth
1972

Radio's Mutual Black Network premieres

Event
1972

"Different Times" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 24 performances

Event
1972

Fernand Ansseau, Belgian operator (Orfeo), dies at 82

Death
1972

North Vietnamese troops occupy Quang Tri Activities Committee

Event
1972

Bobby Chouinard, Manilla Phillipines, pitcher (Oakland A's)

Birth
1972

Pulitzer prize awarded to Wallace Stegner (Angle of Repose)

Event
1973

Frank Beede, NFL center (Seattle Seahawks)

Birth
1973

Curtis Martin, NFL running back (NE Patriots)

Birth
1973

SF Giants score 7 runs with 2 outs in 9th to beat Pirates, 8-7

Event
1974

Matthew Hatchette, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings)

Birth
1974

Vladimir Zavyalov, hockey forward (Team Kazakhstan Olympics-1998)

Birth
1974

Keri Phebus, Laguna Beach Calif, tennis star

Birth
1975

Islander Parise and Potvin score within 14 seconds in playoffs Flyers 5-Isles 4-semifinals-Flyers hold 2-0 lead

Event
1975

Austin Croshere, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)

Birth
1976

Jos Hermens, runs Dutch record for 20K (57:24.2)

Event
1976

Darius McCrary, actor (Edward Winslow-Family Matters)

Birth
1976

Rex O'Malley, actor (Camille, Zara, Midnight, Thief), dies at 75

Death