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 This day in History - August 1
507 Historic Events for August 1
1963

Theodore Roethke, US poet (Praise to the end!), dies

Death
1964

Nick Christian Sayer, rocker (Transvision Vamp-Velveteen)

Birth
1964

Johnny Burnette, rocker, drowns at 30

Death
1964

ALM (Antillian Airlines) begins operation

Event
1964

Andrew Wilson, Sydney NSW Australia, canoeist (Olympics-16-92, 96)

Birth
1964

Rob Camilletti, Cher's boyfriend

Birth
1964

Beatles' "Hard Day's Night, A," single goes #1 and stays #1 for 2 weeks

Event
1965

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Waterloo Golf Open

Event
1965

Kiyoshi Nobutoki, composer, dies at 77

Death
1966

Horacia de la Pena, Argentina, tennis star

Birth
1966

Ganesh Mylvaganam, cricketer (UAE batsman 1996 World Cup)

Birth
1966

Darryl Hall, NFL cornerback (SF 49ers)

Birth
1966

Former marine Charles Whitman kills 13 and wounds 31 at U of Texas

Event
1966

Charles Whitman, former marine, kills 13 at U of Texas, shot by cops

Death
1966

Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer, dies

Death
1966

Charles Whitman climbs U of Texas tower and shoots 12 dead

Event
1966

Pat Carter, NFL tight end (Arizona Cardinals)

Birth
1967

Lori Endicott, KC MO, volleyball setter (Olympics-bronze-92, 96)

Birth
1967

Gregg Jefferies, Burlingame CA, infielder (NY Mets, Royals, Phillies)

Birth
1967

Iza„k Samkalden becomes mayor of Amsterdam

Event
1967

WBRA TV channel 15 in Roanoke, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1968

Canada begins replacing silver with nickel in coins

Event
1968

Cleveland Metroparks begins operating Zoo

Event
1968

WXIX TV channel 19 in Cincinnati-Newport, OH (IND) begins broadcasting

Event
1968

Rob Carpenter, NFL wide receiver (Phila Eagles)

Birth