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 This day in History - August 12
404 Historic Events for August 12
1990

72nd PGA Championship: Wayne Grady shoots a 282 at Shoal Creek Ala

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1990

Cathy Gerring wins Stratton Mountain LPGA Golf Classic

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1990

Iraq President Saddam Hussein says he is ready to resolve Gulf crisis if Israel withdraws from occupied territories

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1990

Dorothy Mackaill, actress (Love Affair), dies of kidney failure at 87

Death
1990

Sara Seegar, [Stone], actor (Mystery of Room 13), dies at 76

Death
1990

12th annual Macy's Tap-o-mania

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1991

Creditors vote to support Greyhound Bus reorganization plan

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1991

Irene Campbell, British actress/dancer (Wicker Man, St Justice), dies

Death
1991

William Gordon, screenwriter (Back to Bataan), dies

Death
1991

Last day in Test Cricket for Viv Richards, Dujon and Marshall

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1992

John Cage, avante-garde composer, dies of a stroke at 79

Death
1992

Beverley Brooks, dies of a stroke at 63

Death
1992

Lady Rothermere, [Bubbles], wife of British newspaper magnate, dies

Death
1992

Queen Mother of Oman, dies

Death
1993

Pope John Paul II begins visit of US

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1993

Jerome Thor, actor (Riot in Juvenile Prison), dies of cardiac at 69

Death
1994

Gene Cherico, bassist, dies at 59

Death
1994

Manfred Salzgeber, German film distributor/publicist, dies at about 51

Death
1994

1st NFL game on Fox network (exhibition - SF vs Denver)

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1994

Members of the Major League Baseball Players Association strike

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1994

Panic in church of Brazzaville: 142 killed

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1994

Stephen G Breyer, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

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1995

Lara completes 6th Test Cricket century, 152 at Trent Bridge

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1995

Frank Cvitanovich, film maker, dies at 68

Death
1996

"Breakfast on Fox" premieres

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