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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
1965

Luis Alicea, Santurce Puerto Rico, infielder (St Louis Cardinals)

Birth
1965

Karen Doell, Winkler Manitoba, softball 2nd baseman (Olympics-96)

Birth
1965

Doug Burden, Rutland Vt, rower (Olympics-5th-88, 92, 96)

Birth
1965

Major league record 26 strikeouts, Phillies (16), Pirates (10)

Event
1966

Martina McBride, country singer

Birth
1966

Sally Gunnell, 400m hurdler, (Olympic-gold-92)

Birth
1966

Jeff Herrod, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1966

Nigerians chief of staff Jakubu Gowon makes coup

Event
1966

Bob Dylan hurt in motorcycle accident near Woodstock NY

Event
1966

Pal Jardanyi, composer, dies at 44

Death
1967

Moderate quake (6.5) strikes Caracas Venezuela causing severe damage

Event
1967

Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134

Event
1967

U S S Forrestal explodes kills 134. $100 million damage

Event
1968

Cincinnati Red George Culver no hits Phillies, 6-1

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1968

Mike Williams, Radford VA, pitcher (Phila Phillies)

Birth
1968

Kristen Babb-Sprague, Calif, US synchronized swimmer (Olympic-gold-92)

Birth
1968

Pope Paul VI, in an encyclical entitled "Humanae Vitae" (Of Human Life), declares any artificial forms of birth control prohibited

Event
1968

Gram Parson refuses to play with the Byrds in South Africa

Event
1968

Mount Arenal, Costa Rica kills 80 in Pelee-type eruption

Event
1968

Wash DC Ron Hansen makes unassisted triple play vs Cleve

Event
1969

Alison Dunlap, Denver Colo, cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1969

Mariner 6 begins transmitting far-encounter photos of Mars

Event
1970

John Rennie, cricketer (Zimbabwe pace bowler 1993)

Birth
1970

Maria Checca, Bogota Colombia, playmate (Aug, 1994)

Birth
1970

Sean LaChapelle, NFL/WLAF receiver (KC Chiefs, Scottish Claymores)

Birth