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 This day in History - June 20
388 Historic Events for June 20
1956

At Detroit's Briggs Stadium, Mickey Mantle hits 2 Billy Hoeft pitches into right center field bleachers (no else hits 1 there)

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1957

Butch Patrick, Inglewood Calif, actor (Real McCoys, Eddie-Munsters)

Birth
1958

NZ all out 47 v England at Lord's Laker 4-13, Lock 5-17

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1958

Dickie Thon, baseball player

Birth
1958

Chuck Wagner, Nashville Tn, actor (Automan)

Birth
1958

Kurt Alder, German chemist (Nobel 1950), dies

Death
1959

Hitoshi Ashida, Japanese politician, dies at 71

Death
1960

Michael Corbett, Collingwood NJ, actor (David-Young and Restless)

Birth
1960

[Nigel] John Taylor, England, rock bassist (Duran Duran-Girls on Film)

Birth
1960

Donna Mayhew, Taylor Penn, javelin thrower

Birth
1960

Walter Dehmel, writer, dies at 57

Death
1960

Mahlon Hamilton, actor (Peg O'My Heart, High School Girl), dies at 80

Death
1960

Federation of Mali (and Senegal) becomes independent of France

Event
1960

John Taylor, rocker

Birth
1960

Heavyweight Floyd Patterson KOs Ingemar Johnstown (NYC)

Event
1960

Floyd Patterson KOs Ingemar Johansson in 5 for heavywgt boxing title

Event
1960

12nd Emmy Awards: Playhouse 90, Robert Stack and Jane Wyatt

Event
1961

Gary Varsho, baseball player

Birth
1961

Karin Enke, Dresden German DR, speed skater (Olympic-gold-1980, 84)

Birth
1963

Gordon Jones, actor (Mike the Cop-Abbott and Costello), dies at 52

Death
1963

Kirk Baptiste, Beaumont Tx, 200m runner (Olympic-silver-1984)

Birth
1963

Joseph Self, murderer, executed; last Wash state execution in 25 yrs

Death
1963

Ralph Sanford, actor (Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp), dies at 64

Death
1963

Matt Anger, Walnut Creek Cal, tennis star

Birth
1963

1st Mayor's Trophy Game, Mets beat Yanks 6-2

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