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 This day in History - August 28
355 Historic Events for August 28
1962

Richard Elliott Fehr, Seattle WA, PGA golfer (1986 BC Open)

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1963

Evergreen Point Floating Bridge connecting Seattle and Bellevue opens

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1963

Regina Marie Jacobs, LA CA, 800m/1500m runner (Olympics-10th-1996)

Birth
1963

Reyna Thompson, NFL cornerback (NY Giants)

Birth
1963

Martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream speech" at Lincoln Memorial

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1963

200,000 demonstrate for equal rights in Washington, DC

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1963

Abe Button, soccer player (Vitesse)

Birth
1964

US weather satellite Nimbus 1 launched

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1964

Lee MacLeod Janzen, Austin MN, PGA golfer (1993 US Open)

Birth
1964

Race riot in Philadelphia

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1964

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1964

Gracie Allen, Mrs George Burns/comedian (Burns and Allen), dies at 62

Death
1964

WEWS-TV Channel 5's "Upbeat" debuts in Cleveland

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1964

Lumsden Hare, actor (Oregon Trail, Desert Fox), dies at 89

Death
1965

James Jagger, son of Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall

Birth
1966

Jerry Fehily, rocker (Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go)

Birth
1966

Teresa Zarzeczny Bell, Washington Crossing NJ, rower (Oly-silver-1996)

Birth
1966

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Glass City Golf Classic

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1967

Darren Lewis, Berkeley CA, outfielder (Chic White Sox)

Birth
1967

Chris Armstrong, CFL slot back (Montreal Alouettes)

Birth
1967

Boston signs 1st free-agent outfielder Ken Harrelson for $75,000 bonus

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1967

Asif Iqbal and Intikhab Alam make 190 stand for 9th wkt v Eng

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1967

Charles Darrow, US inventor of Monopoly, dies

Death
1967

Paul Muni [Muni Weisenfreund] actor (Good Earth), dies at 71

Death
1968

1 day marriage of character Murphy Brown

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