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 This day in History - August 24
363 Historic Events for August 24
1965

Marlee Matlin, Ill, deaf actress (Children of Lesser God-Acad Award)

Birth
1965

Reggie Miller, Riverside Calif, NBA guard (Ind Pacers, Oly-gold-96)

Birth
1965

Vince Alcalde, WLAF offensive assistant (Scottish Claymores)

Birth
1966

USSR launches Luna 11 for orbit around Moon

Event
1967

Amanda Randolph, actress (Danny Thomas, Amos n Andy), dies at 65

Death
1967

Liberian flag designed

Event
1967

Henry J Kaiser, industrialist (Boulder Dam, Liberty ship), dies at 85

Death
1968

Andreas Kisser, Brazilian heavy metal guitarist (Sepultura)

Birth
1968

Tim Salmon, Long Beach CA, outfielder (California Angels)

Birth
1968

Benoit Brunet, Pointe Claire, NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens)

Birth
1968

Arnold Galesloot, WLAF tight end (Amsterdam Admirals)

Birth
1968

France became world's 5th thermonuclear power, explodes on Mururoa

Event
1968

Cyril Vincent, cricketer (84 wkts slow lefty for S Af 1927-35), dies

Death
1969

Peru nationalizes US oil interests

Event
1969

Carol Mann wins LPGA Tournament of Champs Golf Tournament

Event
1970

Dan Henderson, Downey Calif, 180« lb greco-roman wrestler (Oly-92, 96)

Birth
1970

Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madison

Event
1970

Sandra Whyte, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

Birth
1971

India beat England by 4 wickets, their win against the Poms

Event
1972

Lee DeRamus, (NO Saints)

Birth
1972

Kurt Miller, Tucson AZ, pitcher (Florida Marlins)

Birth
1972

Ian Moran, Cleveland Ohio, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994, Pitts)

Birth
1972

Chris Right, CFL receiver (Montreal Alouettes)

Birth
1972

Gordie Howe and Jean Beliveau inducted in Hockey Hall of Fame

Event
1972

8th Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 2-1

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