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 This day in History - June 15
439 Historic Events for June 15
1946

Ken Henderson, baseball player

Birth
1946

Roger Tolchard, cricketer (Engl keeper played Tests as a batsman 1977)

Birth
1946

Jim Varney, Lexington KY, actor (Ernest Goes to Jail)/"Hey Vern"

Birth
1947

47th US Golf Open: Lew Worsham shoots a 282 at St Louis CC in MO

Event
1947

Lee Purcell, Cherry Point NC, actor (Big Wednesday, Mr Majestyk)

Birth
1947

Paul Patterson, composer

Birth
1947

1st night game at Detroit Briggs Stadium (Tigers 4, Athletics 1)

Event
1948

1st night game at Briggs Stadium: Detroit Tigers beat Phila A's

Event
1948

WPIX TV channel 11 in NYC, NY (IND) begins broadcasting

Event
1948

Champ Summers, baseball player

Birth
1948

Bradman is out for a duck, but Australia win Test Cricket anyway

Event
1948

WTNH TV channel 8 in New Haven, CT (ABC) begins broadcasting

Event
1949

Phils Eddie Waitkus, shot by Ruth Steinhagen, 19, at Eddgewater Hotel

Event
1949

Michael Lutz, bassist (Brownsville Station)

Birth
1949

Dusty Baker, baseball player (LA Dodgers)

Birth
1950

Dutch police seize condoms

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1950

Heidi Schller, Germany, 1st woman to take olympic oath (1972)

Birth
1950

Mark Arnott, Chicago IL, actor (Return of the Secaucus 7)

Birth
1950

Noddy Holder, rock vocalist/guitarist (Slade-Cum On Feel The Noize)

Birth
1951

Tom Forzani, CFL wide receiver (Calgary Stampeders)

Birth
1951

Joe Louis scored his last knock out victory

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1951

1st coml electronic computer dedicated Phila

Event
1952

Lorna Young, salesperson

Birth
1952

Jakob Jud, Swiss linguist/etymologist, dies at 70

Death
1953

Browns end Yankees win streak at 18 and Browns 14-game losing streak

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