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 This day in History - May 31
430 Historic Events for May 31
1966

Roshan Mahanama, cricketer (Sri Lankan opening batsman)

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1967

Sandrine Bonnaire, Clermont France, actress (Vagabond, Police)

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1967

Kenny Lofton, E Chicago Indiana, outfielder (Cleveland Indians)

Birth
1967

Bayern Munchen wins 7th Europe Cup II at Neurenberg

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1968

Duane Causwell, NBA center (Miami Heat, Sacramento Kings)

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1969

Juliet Haslam, Adelaide SA Australia, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)

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1969

"Dear World" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 132 perfs

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1969

"Gitarzan" by Ray Stevens peaks at #8

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1969

Stevie Wonder releases "My Cherie Amore"

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1969

John Lennon and Yoko Ono record "Give Peace a Chance"

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1970

Cory Mantyka, CFL guard (BC Lions)

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1970

Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA O'Sullivan Ladies' Golf Open

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1970

At 03:23 PM, Yungay Peru levelled by 7.75 earthquake (50-70,000 die)

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1970

KDUB TV channel 40 in Dubuque, IA (ABC) begins broadcasting

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1971

Lenny McGill, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)

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1971

Troy Malave, Cumana Venezuela, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

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1971

Sarah O'Hare, model (Cosmopolitan-Jan 1994)

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1971

Murray Hocking, Victoria Australia, badminton player (Olympics-96)

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1971

Dainty Ironmonger, cricketer (74 wkts in 14 Tests after age 46), dies

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1971

Brad Elberg, CFL running back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)

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1971

WDXR (now WKPD) TV channel 29 in Paducah, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1971

Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator, dies at 75

Death
1971

Reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist, dies at 78

Death
1972

Ajax wins Europe Cup 1 in Rotterdam

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1972

Eileen Richetelli, Milford Conn, diver (Olympics-96)

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