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 This day in History - August 11
390 Historic Events for August 11
1964

Beatles' "A Hard Days Night" opens in NYC

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1965

Watts riots begin in Southeast LA, lasts 6 days

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1965

Beatles movie "Help" opens in NYC

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1965

Bill Woodfull, cricketer (35 Tests for Australia), dies

Death
1965

6 day insurrection starts in Watts section of Los Angeles

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1966

Antonio Goss, NFL linebacker (SF 49ers)

Birth
1966

Last Beatle concert tour of US begins

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1967

Mike Lodish, NFL nose tackle (Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)

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1967

Al Downing becomes 12th to strike-out side on 9 pitches

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1967

Brad Dalgarno, Vancouver, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)

Birth
1968

Charlie Sexton, rocker (Arc Angels)

Birth
1968

Beatles launch "Apple Records" label

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1968

Satchel Paige, 62, and needing 158 days on a major league payroll to qualify for a pension, is signed by Braves

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1968

Lucien Cerfaux, Belgian biblical scholar, dies

Death
1969

Dave Pashko, Toronto, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 CPGA Winter Tour)

Birth
1969

Don Drysdale retires because of damage to his right shoulder

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1969

Wilfried Elzinga, soccer player (FC Twente)

Birth
1969

Pitts Steelers beat NY Giants 17-13 in Montreal (NFL expo)

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1969

Eddie Garcia, LA, actor/musician (Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You)

Birth
1970

Jim Bunning becomes 2nd (Cy Young) to win 100 games in both leagues

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1970

Tony Perez becomes 1st to hit a HR in red seats at Riverfront

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1971

Aaron Miller, Buffalo, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)

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1971

Construction begins on Louisiana Superdome

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1971

Julie Anne Clark, Tucson Az, playmate (Mar, 1991)

Birth
1971

Harmon Killebrew hits HRs #500 and 501

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