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 This day in History - July 24
413 Historic Events for July 24
1973

Mary Frasca, singer/actress, dies in NYC

Death
1973

44th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 7-1 at Royals Stadium, KC

Event
1973

All star MVP: Bobby Bonds (SF Giants)

Event
1974

James Chadwick, English physicist (Nobel 1935), dies at 82

Death
1974

Supreme Court unanimously rules Nixon must turn over Watergate tapes

Event
1974

Steve Bornhoeft, LaGrange Ill, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)

Birth
1974

Ernest Milton, actor (Julius Caesar, Cat Girl), dies at 84

Death
1974

Chris Chubbock, newscaster, shoots self on air

Death
1975

Gloria Pizzichini, Italy, tennis star

Birth
1975

Apollo 18 returns to Earth

Event
1976

John Naber is 1st to swin 200m backstroke under 2 minutes

Event
1976

Chris[tian] Patrick Raymond Ahrens, Whitefish Bay Wis, rower (Oly-96)

Birth
1976

Scott Logan, Brisbane QLD Australia, swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1976

Anita Nall, US, breaststroke swimmer (Olympics-gold-1992)

Birth
1977

Pete Rose passes Frankie Frisch as switch-hit leader with 2,881

Event
1977

32nd US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Hollis Stacy

Event
1977

Lee EunHee, Miss Korea Universe (1997)

Birth
1977

Arnold Bruggink, Dutch soccer player (FC Twente)

Birth
1977

Seattle's John Montague pitches 6 2/3 innings of perfect relief tying 2 game record of retiring 33 consecutive batsmen

Event
1978

Margaret Gardiner, of South Africa, crowned 27th Miss Universe

Event
1978

Pete Rose ties NL hitting streak of 37 games

Event
1978

Billy Martin resigns as Yankee manager after "one is a born liar the other a convicted one" comment about Steinbrenner and Jackson

Event
1978

"Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" premieres in NYC

Event
1979

Archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65

Death
1979

Pres Carter names Paul Volcker, pres of Federal Reserves

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