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 This day in History - May 7
388 Historic Events for May 7
1987

Diane Chambers' (Shelley Long) final episode on Cheers

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1988

Harris Glenn Divine, dies of natural causes at 42

Death
1988

114th Kentucky Derby: Gary Stevens on Winning Colors wins in 2:02.2

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1988

USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

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1989

Juli Inkster wins LPGA Crestar Golf Classic

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1989

Mark Merrony (Wales) cycles for 30 mins in Nepal at 21,030 feet

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1989

Panamanian voters reject dictator Manuel Noriega's bid for presidency

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1989

Guy Williams, actor (Zorro, Lost in Space), dies in Argentina at 65

Death
1990

Jessica James, actress (Spring Break), dies of breast cancer at 60

Death
1991

Haryana beat Bombay in the Ranji Cricket Trophy final by 2 runs

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1991

France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island

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1992

Constitutional amendment barring mid-term congressional raises passes

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1992

Jockey Angel Cordero retires after winning over 7,000 horse races

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1992

5 NYC cops arrested in Hauppauge Long Island for selling cocaine

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1992

US space shuttle STS-49 launched (maiden voyage of Endeavour)

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1993

South Africa agrees to multi-racial elections

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1993

Mary Philbin, actress (Phantom of the Opera), dies at 89

Death
1994

Clement Greenberg, US art critic (Art and Culture), dies at 85

Death
1994

Margaret Skeete, oldest American, dies at 115

Death
1994

Matlock actor Daniel Roebuck (30) weds Kelly Durst (24)

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1994

Gary Hart's girlfriend Donna Rice (36) weds Jack Hughes (42)

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1994

Edvard Munchs painting "The Scream" recovered 3 months after stolen

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1994

120th Kentucky Derby: Chris McCarron on Go For Gin wins in 2:03.6

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1994

Denver Nuggets become NBA's 1st #8 seed to beat a #1 seed (Seattle)

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1995

Maria Luisa Bemberg, fil maker, dies at 73

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