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 This day in History - June 5
410 Historic Events for June 5
1988

Laura Davies wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic

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1988

Longest champagne cork flight is 177'9 in NY

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1989

Toronto Blue Jays Skydome stadium opens, Mil Brewers win 5-3

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1989

23rd Music City News Country Awards: R Van Shelton and Randy Travis

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1989

Paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"

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1989

Billy Smith, last original NY Islander, retires

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1990

J Zeldenrust, pathology-anatomy, dies

Death
1990

Vasily V Kuznetsov, pres of USSR supreme soviet (1982-83, 85), dies

Death
1990

S African troops plunder Mandela's dwelling

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1991

Lesbian priest Elizabeth Carl ordained in Episcopal Church

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1991

Mikhail Gorbachev receives his 1990 Nobel Peace Prize

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1991

Space Shuttle STS 40 (Columbia 12) launched

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1992

Max Lerner, US writer/columnist (NY Post), dies at 88

Death
1992

Laurence Naismith, actor (Scrooge, Gypsy Girl), dies at 83

Death
1993

125th Belmont: Julie Krone aboard Colonial Affair wins in 2:29.8

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1993

Conway Twitty, country star (Linda on My Mind), dies in surgery at 59

Death
1993

Somali warlord Aidids murders 23 Pakistani

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1993

Singer Mariah Carey weds Tommy Mottola, CEO (Sony Music)

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1993

"Livin' On The Edge" by Aerosmith hits #18

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1993

63rd French Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats M J Fernandez (46 62 64)

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1993

Liberian Charles Taylors rebellion kills 550 fugitives

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1994

Ish Kabbible, [Merwyn A Bogue], cornetist (Kay Kyser), dies at 86

Death
1994

Thomas Millar, historian, dies at 67

Death
1994

64th French Womens Tennis: A Sanchez Vicario beats M Pierce (64 64)

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1994

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Oldsmobile Golf Classic

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