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 This day in History - June 8
445 Historic Events for June 8
1967

Kathryn Marshall, Dundee Scotland, LPGA golfer (1995 Jamie Farr)

Birth
1967

Israel attacks USS Liberty in Mediterranean, killing 34 US crewmen

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1967

Elliot Griffis, composer, dies at 74

Death
1968

Dave Mlicki, Cleveland Ohio, pitcher (NY Mets)

Birth
1968

New colonial constitution for Bermuda adopted

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1968

Rob Ray, Belleville, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)

Birth
1968

Rolling Stones release "Jumpin' Jack Flash"

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1968

Gary Puckett and Union Gap release "Lady Will Power"

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1968

Don Drysdale pitches a record 58th consecutive scoreless inning

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1968

Bermuda adopts its constitution

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1968

1st reduced-gravity golf game is played on the Moon

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1968

James Earl Ray, alleged assassin of Martin Luther King Jr, captured

Event
1969

Laurel Martin, Hummelstown PA, field hockey forward (Olympics-96)

Birth
1969

Brian Jones leaves The Rolling Stones

Event
1969

General Franco closes Spain's frontier with Gibraltar

Event
1969

KDNL TV channel 30 in Saint Louis, MO (IND) begins broadcasting

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1969

Mickey Mantle Day, 60,096 saw #7 retired (I was there-BTG)

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1969

Robert Taylor, actor (Death Valley Days), dies of lung cancer at 57

Death
1969

Nixon says 25,000 US troops would leave Vietnam by end of August

Event
1969

Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor replaces Brian Jones

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1969

Susie Berning wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open

Event
1969

21st Emmy Awards: Get Smart, Don Adams and Susan St James

Event
1969

"Smothers Brothers comedy Hour," last airs on CBS-TV

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1969

Glenn Rogers Jr, CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)

Birth
1970

Players and management end labor dispute up min salary to $12,000

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