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 This day in History - May 4
365 Historic Events for May 4
1959

Randy Travis, Marshville NC, country singer (Diggin' Up Bones)

Birth
1960

1st great Delta dam closes, North-South Beveland

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1960

Martyn Moxon, cricketer (England batsman in ten Tests 1986-89)

Birth
1961

Malcolm Ross and Victor Prather reach 34,668 m (record) in balloon

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1961

Mary Elizabeth McDonough, Van Nuys Cal, actress (Erin-Waltons)

Birth
1961

Jay Aston, rocker

Birth
1961

South-Africa ANC-leader John Nkadimeng arrested

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1961

Eugene Daniel, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts, Baltimore Ravens)

Birth
1961

CORE begins freedom rides from Washington, DC

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1961

1st on-the-road Spacemobile lecture given.

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1961

13 Freedom riders began bus trip through South

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1961

Anita Stewart, dies of heart attack at 66

Death
1962

Tracy Vaccaro, Glendale Calif, playmate (October, 1983)

Birth
1962

US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island

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1963

89th Kentucky Derby: Braulio Baeza aboard Chateaugay wins in 2:01.8

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1963

Pitcher Bob Shaw sets record of 5 balks in a game

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1964

"Another World" and "As the World Turns" premieres on TV

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1964

70 GATT-countries confer in Geneva

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1964

KIII TV channel 3 in Corpus Christi, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting

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1964

Pulitzer prize awarded to Richard Hofstadter (Anti-intellectualism)

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1964

Goran Prpic, Yugoslavia, tennis star

Birth
1965

Norman Brokenshire, TV moderator (Four Square Court), dies at 66

Death
1965

Adri Bogers, Dutch soccer player (Willem II)

Birth
1965

Willie Mays 512th HR breaks Mel Ott's 511th NL record

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1966

Monica Tranel [Michini], Billings Mont, rower (Olympics-96)

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