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 This day in History - June 24
382 Historic Events for June 24
1975

Moon tremor perceived (hit by Taurid meteors)

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1976

Tyce Routson, Bellevue Wash, diver (Olympics-96)

Birth
1976

1975 movie "Rocky Horror Picture Show" released in Germany

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1977

Cliff Bayer, NYC, fencer-foil (Olympics-96)

Birth
1977

IRS reveals Jimmy Carter paid no taxes in 1976

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1979

Rickey Henderson debuts for Oakland and steals his 1st base

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1979

Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open

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1980

Affirmed wins $500,000 Hollywood Cup, 1st horse to win $2 million

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1980

Kelly Dutra, Miss Rhode Island Teen USA (1996)

Birth
1982

Equal Rights Amendment goes down to defeat

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1982

Jean-Loup Chretien, 1st spacionaut, 2 others, lift off (Soyuz T-16)

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1982

Soyuz T-6 Launch (USSR)

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1982

Supreme Court rules pres can't be sued for actions in office

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1983

Don Sutton becomes 8th pitcher to strikeout 3,000 batters

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1983

7th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 lands at Edwards AFB

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1984

Laurie Rinker wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic

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1984

Joe Morgan sets career HR mark for 2nd basemen with #265

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1984

William Keighley, dir (Man who came to Dinner), dies of a stroke at 94

Death
1985

Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-F

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1985

18th Space Shuttle Mission (51-G)-Discovery 5 returns to Earth

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1986

Guy Hunt elected 1st Republican governor of Alabama in 112 years

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1986

Kaitlin Cullum, LA Calif, actress (Libby Kelly-Grace Under Fire)

Birth
1986

US Senate approves "tax reform"

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1987

Salt Lake City Trappers begin pro baseball record 29 consec win streak

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1987

CFL's Montreal Alouettes fold

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