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 This day in History - August 2
439 Historic Events for August 2
1988

System Enhancement Assoc settles case with PKware (ARC vs PKARC)

Event
1988

Raymond Carver, poet/short story writer (Furious Season), dies at 50

Death
1988

Roger Vuataz, composer, dies at 90

Death
1989

NASA confirmed Voyager 2's discovery of 3 more moons of Neptune designated temporarily 1989 N2, 1989 N3 and 1989 N24

Event
1990

Iraq invades and occupies Kuwait, Emir flees to Saudi Arabia

Event
1990

Yankees rookie Kevin Maas hits his 10th home run in just 77 at bats

Event
1991

Funk singer Rick James, arrested on sexual torture charges

Event
1991

Hedy Lamaar is arrested for shoplifting in LA

Event
1991

Gabriel Anthony Cohen, son of Meredith Viera and Richard Cohen

Birth
1991

Mike Jeffcoat is 1st AL pitcher to get an RBI since 1972

Event
1991

Helen Page Camp

Death
1991

Gabriel Cohen, son of Meredith Viera and Richard Cohen

Death
1991

Space shuttle STS 43 (Atlantis 9) launched

Event
1992

Julio C Fern ndez, Cuban/US journalist (founder Alma Mater), dies

Death
1992

Ephraim Katz, Israeli/US encyclopedist (film encyclopedia), dies

Death
1992

Michel Berges, French composer, dies of a heart attack at 44

Death
1992

Tom Seaver, R Fingers, Hal Newhouser, and B McGowan enter Hall of Fame

Event
1992

Jim Whaley, TV host (Cinema Showcase), dies of heart attack at 44

Death
1992

"Death and the Maiden" closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 159 perfs

Event
1992

Dottie Mochrie wins LPGA Welch's Golf Classic

Event
1992

Kevin Bacon marries Kyra Sedgwick

Event
1993

Cassidy Gifford, daughter of Frank and Kathy Lee

Birth
1993

NYC radio (WFAN) personality Don Imus' lung collapes

Event
1993

Peter Angelos and William DeWitt purchase Orioles

Event
1993

Train crash in tunnel at Vega de Anzo Spain, 12 killed

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