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 This day in History - August 14
428 Historic Events for August 14
1968

Montreal Expos officially become a member of NL

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1968

Praveen Amre, cricketer (Indian batsman, century on Test debut 1992)

Birth
1968

Halle Berry, Cleve Ohio, Miss World USA (1986)/actress (Boomerang)

Birth
1968

Glenn Leroy McLeay, Invercargill NZ, points race cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1968

Jimmy Ellis beats Floyd Patterson in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

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1969

British troops intervene militarily in Northern Ireland

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1969

NY Mets fall 9« games back, later to win pennant

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1969

Leonard Sidney Woolf, English publisher/writer, dies at 88

Death
1969

Sigrid Gurie, actor (3 Faces West, Algiers), dies at 58

Death
1970

Susan Veasey, Wilmington DE, LPGA golfer (U of S Fla)

Birth
1970

Arno Doornernik, soccer player (Roda JC)

Birth
1970

Trise Jackson, WNBA guard (LA Sparks)

Birth
1970

Slava Dosedel, Czech, tennis star

Birth
1970

City University of NY inaugurates open admissions

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1970

Steven Stills arrested for drug possession

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1970

Vano Il'ich Muradeli, composer, dies at 62

Death
1971

Cards Bob Gibson, 35, no-hits Pirates, 11-0

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1971

Mark Loretta, Santa Monica CA, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers)

Birth
1971

James Folston, NFL defensive end (Oakland Raiders)

Birth
1971

Christopher R Nelloms, Dayton Ohio, sprinter

Birth
1971

Adam Timmerman, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1971

Sean Hill, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins)

Birth
1971

France performs nuclear test

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1971

British begin internment without trial in Northern Ireland

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1971

Bahrain proclaims independence after 110 years of British rule

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