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 This day in History - May 2
386 Historic Events for May 2
1973

Alan Carney, actor (Herbie-Take it from Me), dies at 61

Death
1974

Former VP Spiro Agnew disbarred

Event
1974

Miles Joseph, West Springfield Mass, soccer forward (Olympics-gold-96)

Birth
1975

Apple records closes down

Event
1975

Mark Johnson, Dayton Ohio, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

Birth
1975

Murray William Burdan, Wellington NZ, swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1976

Ailleen Damiles, Miss Universe-Philippines/Miss Photogenic (1996)

Birth
1976

Joanne Carner wins LPGA Lady Tara Golf Classic

Event
1976

Nancy Feber, Antwerp Belgium, tennis star

Birth
1977

Amy D'Entremont, Stoneham Mass, figure skater (1995 NE Jr champ)

Birth
1977

Jenna Von Oy, actress (Seven-Blossom)

Birth
1977

"King and I" opens at Uris Theater NYC for 719 performances

Event
1978

NBA championship: Portland Trailblazers win in 4 games

Event
1979

"Quadrophenia" premieres in London

Event
1979

14th Academy of Country Music Awards: Kenny Rogers and Barbara Mandrell

Event
1979

-May 10] Vivekananda (Sri Lanka) begins nonstop ride, cycling 187 hrs, 28 min, around Vihara Maha Devi Park, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Event
1980

Pope John Paul II begins African tour

Event
1980

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1980

Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in Wall (Part II)" is banned in S Africa

Event
1980

Joseph Doherty and 3 other IRA men arrested for murder

Event
1980

Clarrie Grimmett, cricket (36 Tests for Australia, 216 wickets), dies

Death
1981

Radio Shack re-releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3 with 2 fixes

Event
1981

107th Kentucky Derby: Jorge Velasquez on Pleasant Colony wins in 2:02

Event
1982

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Birmingham Golf Classic

Event
1982

Falklands War: Argentine cruiser General Belgrano sunk by British submarine Conqueror, killing more than 350 men

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