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 This day in History - August 15
428 Historic Events for August 15
1992

Actress Susan Anton marries actor Jeff Lester

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1992

Evelyn Wesler Zemel, US author (American Glass Animals), dies

Death
1992

Osamu Inaba, Japanese min of justice, dies

Death
1992

Marie Paxton, entertainer, dies after brief illness

Death
1992

Martha Blackburn, Canada newspaper publisher (London Free Press), dies

Death
1993

Televangelist Robert Tilton announces he is divorcing Marte

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1993

Robert W Kempner, German officer of justice in Prussia, dies at 93

Death
1993

75th PGA Championship: Paul Azinger shoots a 272 at Inverness Club Oh

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1993

"Goodbye Girl" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 188 performances

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1993

NYC radio (WFAN) personality Don Imus' lung collapes for 2nd time

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1993

Nolan Ryan, 324th and final victory, Rangers 4, Indians 1

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1993

Cindy Schreyer wins LPGA Sun-Time Challenge Golf Tournament

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1994

S African Pres Nelson Mandela receives Anne Frank Penning

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1994

Wout Wagtmans, cyclist (Rome-Naples-Rome 1957), dies at 64

Death
1994

Simon R Naoli, Tanzanian marathoner, dies in an accident at 28

Death
1994

Shepherd Mead, London England, dies of stroke at 80

Death
1994

Terrorist Carlos the Jackal, captured in Khartoum Sudan

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1995

Erbie Bowser, pianist, dies at 77

Death
1995

Ismay Thomas, teacher, dies at 74

Death
1995

Keylee Sue Sanders, 18, of Kansas, crowned 13th Miss Teen USA

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1995

Humphrey Sims Moore, pacifist/journalist, dies at 86

Death
1996

Ernest Leslie Bouts, motor-racing driver, dies at 93

Death
1996

Agnes Beatrice Read, medical social worker, dies at 86

Death
1996

Masao Maruyama, social scientist, dies at 82

Death
1997

Dow Jones drops 247.37 pts

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