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 This day in History - August 19
368 Historic Events for August 19
1993

Mattel and Fisher Price toys merge

Event
1993

Sally Gunnell runs lady world record 400m hurdles (52.74")

Event
1993

Dow Jones hits record high of 3612.13

Event
1993

Actress Kim Basinger weds actor Alec Baldwin

Event
1994

John George Hughes, bishop of Kensington, dies at 59

Death
1994

Walter Bartley, biochemist, dies at 78

Death
1994

Robert Ivanovich Rozhdestvensky, poet, dies at 64

Death
1994

Nancy Keene Lancaster, US/British architect (Binnen House), dies at 96

Death
1994

Linus Pauling, Nobel prize scientist (Vitamin C advocate), dies at 93

Death
1994

Ladislav Fuks, Czech author (Th‚odore Mundstock), dies at 70

Death
1995

Danny Arnold, British TV producer, dies at 70

Death
1995

Pierre Schaeffer, composer/radio innovator, dies at 85

Death
1995

After 5 days Shannon Faulkner quits as 1st woman at the Citadel

Event
1995

Bruce Seldon TKOs Joe Hipp in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1995

Mike Tyson returns to the ring and DQs Peter McNeeley in 38 seconds

Event
1997

STS 85 (Discovery 23) lands

Event
1997

NY Yank 3rd baseman Wade Boggs pitches a scoreless inning vs Anaheim

Event
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William T Riker, Valdez Alaska, character on Star Trek Next Generation

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