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 This day in History - June 4
415 Historic Events for June 4
1982

"Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan," released in USA

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1982

Israel attacks targets in south Lebanon

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1983

53rd French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats Mima Jausovec (61 62)

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1984

18th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers

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1984

Arnold Palmer fails to make US Open golf tournament 1st time in 32 yrs

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1984

Bruce Springsteen releases "Born in the USA"

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1984

DNA is successfully cloned from an extinct animal

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1984

NY Mets draft Shawn Abner, 17, #1

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1985

Supreme Court strikes down Alabama "moment of silence" law

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1985

STS 51-G vehicle moves to launch pad

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1986

Jonathan Pollard, spy for Israel, pleads guilty in US court

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1987

Danny Harris beats Edwin Moses, ends streak of 122 cons hurdle wins

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1988

"Cabaret" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 262 performances

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1988

Rickey Henderson steals 2 bases for record 249 as a NY Yankee

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1988

Longest game in Balt Memorial Stadium (5:46) 14 inn (beat NY 7-6)

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1988

Kay Cottee sails into Sydney as 1st woman to circle the globe alone

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1988

58th French Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats N Zvereva (60 60)

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1988

42nd Tony Awards: M Butterfly and Phantom of the Opera win

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1989

2nd Children's Miracle Network Telethon raises $770,000

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1989

Ayatalloh Ruhullah Khomeini, Iranian leader (-1989), dies at 89

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1989

Dik Browne, cartoonist (Hi and Lois, Hagar the Horrible), dies at 71

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1989

Vaclav Kaslik, Czech opera composer/conductor, dies at 71

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1989

Gas explodes near 2 passenger trains in USSR, kills 100s

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1989

Beijing cop shoots and wounds Chinese priemer Li Ping

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1989

Largest parade in Bronx history honors 350th anniversary

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