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 This day in History - July 16
387 Historic Events for July 16
1991

Cornelis Z Forster, [Da Kuneisi], Suriname granman/gaanman, dies

Death
1991

Dwight Weist, Radio actor/film narrator (Radio Days), dies at 81

Death
1991

Frank Rizzo, (Mayor-D-Phila, 1972-80), dies of a heart attack at 70

Death
1991

Robert Motherwell, US painter (Elegies to Spanish Rep), dies at 76

Death
1992

"Gorgeous" George, [Arena], wrestler, dies at 84

Death
1992

Johnny Martin, cricketer (NSW and Australian chinaman bowler), dies

Death
1992

Buck Buchanan, NFL defensive lineman (KC Chiefs), dies at 51

Death
1993

SF outfielder Darren Lewis sets record of 267 consec errorless games

Event
1993

S van Ruysdael's "Winter Landscape" sold for œ705,500 in London

Event
1993

President Lissouba calls emergency rule in Congo-Brazzaville

Event
1994

M Vink, surgeon (1st Dutch kidney transplant), dies at 78

Death
1994

Madzy Rollin Couquerque, tennis star/international hockey, dies at 91

Death
1994

"Sisters Rosensweig" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 556 perfs

Event
1994

Spanish fishing boats sink a French fishing boat over fishing rights

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1994

1st parts of Comet Shoemaker-Levy hits Jupiter (until July 22nd)

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1994

3 tenors-Placid Domingo, Luciano Parvoti, Jose Carreras, perform in LA

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1994

Anna Nicole Smith (26) weds « billionaire J Howard Marshall II (89)

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1994

Baseball Night in America premieres (no Saturday day games)

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1994

Comet Shoemaker-Levy collides with Jupiter

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1994

Shreveport Pirates 1st CFL home game (vs Toronto Argonauts)

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1994

Sweden shuts out Bulgaria 4-0, to finish 3rd in the World Cup

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1995

Patsy Ruth Miller, actress (Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds), dies at 91

Death
1995

Peter Francis de Sautoy, publisher, dies at 83

Death
1995

Mordechai Gur, Israeli general, commits suicide at 65

Death
1995

Max Factor Jr, makeup inventor, dies

Death