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 This day in History - May 15
459 Historic Events for May 15
1971

"70, Girls, 70" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 35 performances

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1971

97th Preakness: Gustavo Avila aboard Canonero II wins in 1:54

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1971

Radio Nordsee International's ship bombed

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1972

"Hard Job Being God" opens at Edison Theater NYC for 6 performances

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1972

George Wallace shot and left paralyzed by Arthur Bremer in Laurel, Md

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1972

Nigel Green, actor (Skull, Tobruk, Ipcress File), dies at 47

Death
1972

Bus plunges into Nile River killing 50 pilgrims. (Minia Egypt)

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1972

Ryukyu Is and Daito Is returned to Japan after 27 yrs of US control

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1972

Troy Drake, NFL tackle (Phila Eagles)

Birth
1972

Tirrell Greene, WLAF guard (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth
1972

Patrick Pothuizen, soccer player (Vitesse)

Birth
1972

David Charvet, actor (Melrose Place)

Birth
1973

Vic"Tori"a Davey Spelling, LA Ca, actress (Donna-Beverly Hills 90210)

Birth
1973

Suzannah Bianco, San Jose CA, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-alt-96)

Birth
1973

Willem H Rassers, Dutch cult anthropologist (Pandji-Novel), dies at 95

Death
1973

Calif Angel Nolan Ryan's 1st no-hitter beats KC Royals, 3-0

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1974

Walter Scheel succeeds Heinemann as president

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1974

Mail truck terrorists take school in Ma„lot, 30 killed

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1974

A J Hinch, Wavely IA, baseball catcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

Birth
1974

Addilson dos Santos, soccer player (Sparta)

Birth
1974

Ahmet Rodan Zappa, son of Frank/rocker (Z, 2 Hip 4 TV)

Birth
1975

11th Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 9-4

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1975

Emmy 2nd Daytime Award and Emmy News and Documentaries Award presentation

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1975

Ray Lewis, linebacker (Baltimore Ravens)

Birth
1976

102nd Preakness: John Lively aboard Elocutionist wins in 1:55

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