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 This day in History - June 16
386 Historic Events for June 16
1975

Supreme Court rules uniform minimum legal fees are a violation

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1975

Bucks trade Kareem Abdul-Jabber and Walt Wesley to LA for 4 players

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1975

Randy Farland finds a 14-leaf clover near Sioux Falls, SD

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1975

Asa Carlsson, Vasteras Sweden, tennis star (1995 Futures-Stockholm)

Birth
1975

Italy's Communist party PCI, wins

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1975

Don Robey, US gospel/impresario/producer, dies at 71

Death
1975

Maria Sinigerova, Miss Universe-Bulgaria (1996)

Birth
1976

Student uprisings begin in Soweto, South Africa (Soweto Day)

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1976

Francis E Meloy Jr, US ambassador to Lebanon, kidnapped and killed

Death
1976

Victor Dalby Lord, ficticious character on One Life to Live, dies

Death
1976

Frank van Twillert, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)

Birth
1977

"Beatlemania" opens on Broadway

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1977

Leonid Brezhnev named president of USSR

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1977

Ron Guidry's 1st complete game, 7-0 over KC Royals

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1977

Fianna Fail-party wins Irish elections

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1977

Wernher von Braun, rocket scientist (V1/V2), dies at 65 of smoking

Death
1978

Ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough"

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1978

Cin Red Tom Seaver no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0

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1979

Moslem Brotherhood kills 62 sheiks in Aleppo Syria

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1979

Ben Weber, US composer (Thorne Music Award 1965), dies at 62

Death
1979

Carl Yastrzemski hits his 1,000th extra base hit

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1979

"Logical Song" by Supertramp peaks at #6

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1979

Liselotte Welskopf-Heinrich, writer, dies at 77

Death
1980

"Blues Brothers," premieres in Chicago

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1980

Supreme Court rules new forms of life created in labs could be patents

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