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 This day in History - July 16
387 Historic Events for July 16
1960

Albrecht von Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Italy), dies at 74

Death
1960

John Phillips Marquand, novelist, dies at 66

Death
1960

Terry Pendleton, LA Calif, infielder (Florida Marlins)

Birth
1960

Eus van Someren, pop guitarist (Scene, Blaauw)

Birth
1960

205,000 (record sports attend) see Brazil-Uruguay World Cup soccer

Event
1960

Gisela Beyer, German DR, discus thrower (Olympics-4th place-1980)

Birth
1960

George Crowe sets record of 12 pinch hit HRs with a runner on

Event
1961

Leila Kenzle, Patchogue LI NY, actress (Fran Devanow-Mad About You)

Birth
1961

[Louise] Sophie M E de Vries, actress (English Prof), dies at 88

Death
1961

Kathy Cornelius wins LPGA Tippecanoe Golf Open

Event
1961

Ralph Boston of US, sets then long jump record at 27' 2"

Event
1962

Jan M Romein, historian (Breaking of Two Ages), dies

Death
1962

NASA civilian Test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m

Event
1963

Amazon carries 190,000 m3/sec (record)

Event
1963

Phoebe Cates, Manhattan NY, actress (Fast Times at Ridgemount High)

Birth
1963

Mikael Pernfors, Sweden, tennis star

Birth
1964

Miguel IndurĀ in, Spanish bicyclist (Tour de France winner 1991-95)

Birth
1964

Republicans convention selects Barry Goldwater as pres candidate

Event
1965

Claude Lemieux, Buckingham Que, NHL forward (Team Canada, Colorado)

Birth
1965

Charles Smith, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs)

Birth
1965

Mount Blanc Road tunnel between France and Italy opens

Event
1966

Bonnie Bright, Redondo Beach CA, WPVA volleyballer (Hermosa-17th-)

Birth
1966

Warren Sallenback, South Surrey BC, cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1966

Jyrki Lumme, Tampere Fin, NHL defenseman (Canucks, Finland Oly-B-98)

Birth
1966

"Half a Sixpence" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 512 perfs

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