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 This day in History - July 1
549 Historic Events for July 1
1994

Roman Herzog sworn in as German president

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1994

Fokker's-28 crashes at Tidjikja, Mauritania (94 killed)

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1994

Yassar Arafat returns to Gaza strip

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1994

Soyuz TM-19 launches

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1994

Johanna Ader-Appels, resistance fighter/author, dies

Death
1995

Wolfman Jack, disc jockey (Midnight Special), dies at 57

Death
1995

Kiersten Rickenbach, of NJ, crowned America's Junior Miss

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1995

"Kiss of the Spider Woman" closes at Broadhurst NYC after 906 perfs

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1995

Bruce Mitchell, S Afr cricketer (leading Test scorer with 3471), dies

Death
1995

Ronald Farrow, radio producer/priest, dies at 49

Death
1996

NHL Winnipeg Jets officially become the Phoenix Coyotes

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1996

WBSI TV replaces WNYC on channel 31 in NYC

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1996

Placido Domingo becomes art director of Washington Opera

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1996

Kevan James scores 103 and takes 4 wkts in 4 balls, Hants v Ind

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1996

Margaux Hemmingway, actress (Lipstick), dies at 41

Death
1996

Richard Michael Fraser, political administrator, dies at 80

Death
1996

Steve Tesich, screenwriter/playwright, dies at 53

Death
1996

Alfred Marks, actor (Fanny Hill, Desert Mice), dies at 75

Death
1997

Robert Mitchum, actor (Winds of War), dies at 79

Death
1997

Joshua Hassan, head of Gibraltar (1964-69, 72-87), dies

Death
1997

Nevada Athletic Commission suspends Mike Tyson for biting Holyfield

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1997

STS 94 (Columbia 23) launches into orbit

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1997

UK returns Hong Kong to China

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2004

Marlon Brando, actor ("The Godfather", "A Street Cart Named Desire" and "On the Water Front") dies at 80

Death