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 This day in History - July 19
406 Historic Events for July 19
1977

Floods in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, kills 76

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1978

Yanks start 14« game comeback with 2-0 win

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1978

France performs nuclear Test at Muruora Island

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1979

2 supertankers collide off Tobago-260,000 TONS of oil spill

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1979

Maritza Sayalero, 18, of Venezuela, crowned 28th Miss Universe

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1979

Nicaragua Liberation Day; Sandinistas take over from Somoza

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1979

Patricia Harris, becomes sect of HEW

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1980

22nd modern Olympic games opens in Moscow; US and others boycott

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1980

David Bowie appears in role of "Elephant Man" in Denver

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1981

Louis Cheslock, composer, dies at 81

Death
1981

Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA WUI Golf Classic

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1981

110th British Golf Open: Bill Rogers shoots a 276 at Royal St George

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1981

Naomi Grabow, lake Arrowhead Calif, pairs skater (and Benjamin Oberman)

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1982

Bolivian govt resigns

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1982

1st annual Cracker Jack Oldtimers Classic 75-year-old Luke Appling hits a 250-foot HR off Warren Spahn, AL beats NL 7-2

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1982

David S Dodge becomes 1st American hostage in Lebanon

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1982

1st Old Timer's All star classic - AL wins 7-2 in Wash DC

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1984

Geert Lubberhuizen, Dutch publisher (Busy Bee), dies at 68

Death
1984

Geraldine A Ferraro, (Rep-D-NY), wins Democratic VP nomination

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1984

1st female to captain a 747 across Atlantic (Lynn Rippelmeyer)

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1984

Holly Roffey, Englnd, youngest heart transplant

Birth
1984

Carol Eberts Veazie, actress (Maude Endles-Norby), dies at 89

Death
1985

Dam in Fiemme Valley Italy bursts; 200-300 die

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1985

Christa McAuliffe chosen 1st school teacher to fly space shuttle

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1986

Tim Witherspoon KOs Frank Bruno in 11 for heavyweight boxing title

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