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 This day in History - August 2
439 Historic Events for August 2
1957

Anne Leuchars, TV journalist

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1957

Stephen Kelly Petterson, Auckland NZ, Smallbore rifle (Olympics-96)

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1958

Arshad Ayub, cricketer (Indian off-spinner of the late 1980's)

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1958

Joseph Holbrooke, English pianist/composer (3 Blind Mice), dies at 80

Death
1958

Sammy McIlroy, soccer player

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1958

Jordan and Iraq disolve their Arab Federation, after 3 months

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1959

SF Giants 1st baseman Willie McCovey hits 1st of his 521 HRs

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1959

Milwaukee Brave Bill Bruton hits 2 bases loaded triples

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1959

Prospero Bisquertt, composer, dies at 78

Death
1959

41st PGA Championship: Bob Rosburg shoots a 277 at Minneapolis GC

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1959

Britt Helfer, Clearfield Utah, actress (Lily-Loving, Alley Cat)

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1960

Apollonia, [Patricia Kotero], Santa Monica Ca, actress (Purple Rain)

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1960

Linda Fratianne, US, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1980)

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1961

Beatles 1st gig as house band of Liverpool's Cavern Club

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1961

Ed West, NFL tight end (Phila Eagles, Atlanta Falcons)

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1961

Pete de Freitas, Trinidad, rock drummer (Echo and the Bunnyman)

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1961

St Louis Cards (NFL) beat Toronto Argonauts (CFL) 36-7 in Toronto

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1961

Giovanni B Angioletti, Italian writer (I grandi ospiti), dies at 64

Death
1961

Cyrille Adula becomes premier of Congo

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1962

NASA civilian test pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,600 m

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1963

Cynthia Stevenson, Oakland Calif, actress (Player, Bob, Hope and Gloria)

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1963

Oliver Hazzard Perry La Farge, US anthropologist/writer, dies at 61

Death
1963

30th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 20, Green Bay 17 (65,000)

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1963

Jeff Bloom, Seattle Wash, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Montana Open)

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1963

Caroline Pierce, Cheshire Eng, golfer (1995 JAL Big Apple Classic-2nd)

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