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 This day in History - May 16
458 Historic Events for May 16
1968

Earthquake kills 47 in Japan

Event
1968

Ralph Tresvant, Boston, singer (New Editon)

Birth
1969

Tricia Cast, actress (Nina-Young and Restless)

Birth
1969

Tracey Gold, NYC, actress (Carol-Growing Pains, Incredible Sunday)

Birth
1969

Johnny Jordan, cameraman (You Only Live Twice), dies at 44

Death
1969

Marcel Schewe, cricketer (Holland wicket-keeper 1996 World Cup)

Birth
1969

Venera 5 lands on Venus, returns data on atmosphere

Event
1969

Who's Pete Townsend and Roger Daltrey charged with assault

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1969

Steven Earl Lewis, LA Calif, 4X100/400m runner (Olympic-gold-1988)

Birth
1969

Students occupies Magden House Amsterdam

Event
1969

US nuclear sub Guitarro sinks off SF

Event
1969

USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1969

Barbra Streisand appears at a Friars Club Tribute

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1970

Eric Lynch, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)

Birth
1970

96th Preakness: Eddie Belmonte aboard Personality wins in 1:56.2

Event
1970

Grover Henson Feels Forgotten by Bill Cosby hits #70

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1970

Gabriela Sabatini, Argentina, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988)

Birth
1971

Benjamin Britten's opera "Owen Wingrave," premieres in Aldwych

Event
1971

Khari Jones, CFL/WLAF quarterback (BC Lions, Scottish Claymores)

Birth
1971

1st class postage now costs 8› (was 6›)

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1971

Bulgaria adopts it's constitution

Event
1972

Jane Blalock wins LPGA Suzuki Golf Internationale

Event
1972

Matthew Hart, cricketer (NZ lefty spinner 1994- )

Birth
1972

Keith Burns, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)

Birth
1972

Greg Luzinski's 500' HR hits Liberty Bell monument in Phila Vet

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