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 This day in History - June 8
445 Historic Events for June 8
1970

Troy Vincent, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles)

Birth
1971

White Sox draft Danny Goodwin #1, he refuses to sign

Event
1971

North Vietnam demands US end aid to South Vietnam

Event
1971

Amanda Jahn, Miss USA-Missouri (1997)

Birth
1971

Elena Brioukhovets, Odessa Ukraine, tennis star (finalist 1990 Moscow)

Birth
1971

Jamie Morgan, Australia, tennis star

Birth
1971

Harold Lloyd Jr, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter), dies at 40

Death
1971

Tom Nutten, CFL/NFL centers (Hamilton Tiger Cats, Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1972

P[eter] J[ason] Farley, Hackensack, bass (Trixter-Give It To Me Good)

Birth
1972

David Sloan, NFL tight end (Detroit Lions)

Birth
1972

Jimmy Rushing, US blues singer, dies at 68

Death
1972

Padres draft Dave Roberts #1, Indians draft Rick Manning #2

Event
1972

Test Cricket debut of Tony Greig, v Australia at Old Trafford (57/62)

Event
1973

Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala, composer, dies at 76

Death
1973

Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco appointed premier of Spain

Event
1973

Bryant Reeves, NBA center (Vancouver Grizzlies)

Birth
1973

Michael Sheldon, NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1974

Gabe Northern, defensive end (Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1974

US and Saudi Arabia sign military-economic contract

Event
1974

Keyboardist Rick Wakeman quits rock group "Yes"

Event
1974

106th Belmont: Miguel Rivera aboard Little Current wins in 2:29.2

Event
1975

Bryan McCabe, St Catherines, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)

Birth
1975

USSR launches Venera 9 for Venus landing

Event
1975

William F Jenkins, author (Time Tunnel, Land of Giants), dies at 78

Death
1975

Joanne Carner wins LPGA Girl Talk Golf Classic

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