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 This day in History - June 16
386 Historic Events for June 16
1968

Lee Trevino is 1st to play all 4 rounds of golf's US open under par

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1969

John BMR "John" Hanlo, poet (Oote oote boe), dies at 57

Death
1969

John Scott, rocker with the Pretenders, dies at 25

Death
1969

Supreme Court rules suspension of Adam Clayton Powell Jr from House

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1969

Harold RLG 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis, Brit field marshal, dies at 78

Death
1969

Kevin Young, Alpena MI, infielder (KC Royals)

Birth
1969

L B Stephens, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Birth
1969

Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, composer, dies at 53

Death
1970

Heino Eller, composer, dies at 83

Death
1970

Elsa Triolet, writer, dies at 73

Death
1970

Phil A Mickelson, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (1991 Northern Telecom)

Birth
1970

Michael Husted, NFL place kicker (Tampa Bay Bucs)

Birth
1970

Race riots in Miami Florida

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1970

Kenneth A Gibson elected 1st black mayor of Newark, NJ

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1971

Christopher Gomez, LA Calif, infielder (San Diego Padres)

Birth
1971

Andre President, tight end (Philadelphia Eagles)

Birth
1971

Tupac Shakur, Bkln NY, rap star/actor (Juice, Bullet) (killed in 1996)

Birth
1971

Groningen soccer team forms in Groningen

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1971

Racial disturbance in Jacksonville Florida

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1972

Shawnelle Scott, NBA center (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Birth
1973

Leonid I Brezhnev visit US

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1973

Shannon Myers, CFL receiver (Edmonton Eskimos)

Birth
1974

Homer Simpson and Marge Bouvier wed

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1974

74th US Golf Open: Hale Irwin shoots a 287 at Winged Foot GC NY

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1974

Sandra Haynie wins Lawson's LPGA Golf Open

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