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 This day in History - July 8
378 Historic Events for July 8
1957

Henry Fevrier, composer, dies at 81

Death
1957

Clyde Butts, cricketer (West Indies off-spinner late eighties)

Birth
1957

Grace Goodhue Coolidge, 1st lady (1923-29), dies at 78

Death
1957

CDC incorporates

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1957

William Cadbury, chocolate maker, dies at 89

Death
1957

Baeball Owners re-elect Commissioner Ford Frick

Event
1957

Irish premier Eamon de Valera arrests Sinn-Fein leaders

Event
1958

Fred Young, Glasgow Ky, singer (Kentucky Headhunters-Davy Crockett)

Birth
1958

Carlos Cavazo, rocker (Quiet Riot-We're Not Gonna Take It)

Birth
1958

Kevin Bacon, Phila Pa, actor (Diner, Footloose, She's Having a Baby)

Birth
1958

25th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-3 at Memorial Stadium, Balt

Event
1959

Dale Buisand and Chester Ovnand, 1st Americans killed in Vietnam War

Death
1960

Valerie Pettiford, NYC, actress (Sheila Price-One Life to Live)

Birth
1960

Valarie Pettiford, actress (Courtney Walker-Another World)

Birth
1960

Fidel Castro ends Havana's Intl League team, Sugar Kings move to NJ

Event
1960

Jeff Stork, Longview Wash, volleyball setter (Olympics-G-88,B-92, 96)

Birth
1961

Portuguese steamer "Save" breaks up off Mozambique, 227 die

Event
1961

Fred Trueman takes 5-0 in 24 balls to rip through Aussies

Event
1961

Graham Jones, rock guitarist (Haircut 100)

Birth
1961

Julian Bautista, composer, dies at 60

Death
1962

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Kelly Girls Golf Open

Event
1962

Martin Pavlu, hockey forward (Team Italy 1998)

Birth
1962

Rob Burnett, North Caldwell NJ, head writer (David Letterman)

Birth
1963

Bob Ctvrtlik, Long Beach Cal, volleyball outsider (Oly-G-88,B-92, 96)

Birth
1963

US bans all monetary transactions with Cuba

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