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 This day in History - September 1
435 Historic Events for September 1
1966

KIFW (now KTNL) TV channel 13 in Sitka, AK (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1966

Tim Hardaway, NBA guard (Miami Heat)

Birth
1967

KMNE TV channel 7 in Bassett, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1967

WIRT TV channel 13 in Hibbing, MN (ABC) begins broadcasting

Event
1967

WJRJ (WTCG, WTBS) TV channel 17 in Atlanta, GA (IND) begins

Event
1967

SF Giants beat Cincinnati Reds, 1-0, in 21 innings

Event
1967

Ilja Ehrenburg, writer, dies at 76

Death
1967

Siegfried L Sassoon, English poet/writer (Counterattack), dies at 80

Death
1968

Earthquake destroys Ferdows Persia, 2,000 killed

Event
1968

Granville English, composer, dies at 69

Death
1968

Pirate Radio Marina (Netherlands) begins transmitting

Event
1968

Michelle Buckingham, LA Calif, Canadian 61 kg judoka (Olymp-20-92, 96)

Birth
1968

Mardi Lunn, Liverpool Australia, LPGA golfer (1994 McDonald's-17th)

Birth
1968

Carol Mann wins LPGA Willow Park Ladies Golf Invitational

Event
1969

William Flanagan, composer, dies at 46

Death
1969

Drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71

Death
1969

Libyan revolution, Col Moammar Gadhafi deposes King Idris

Event
1969

Jerry Lewis' 4th Muscular Dystrophy telethon

Event
1970

Fran‡ois Mauriac, writer, dies

Death
1970

Barbara Paulus, Vienna Austria, tennis star

Birth
1970

Jos‚ Velasco Ibarra re-elected president of Ecuador

Event
1970

Jodi Lambert, Australian 100m/200m sprinter (Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Flora Perfetti, Faenza Italy, tennis star

Birth
1970

Failed assassination attempt on Jordanian king Hussain

Event
1971

Moses Kiptanui, Kenyan 3K runner (world record)

Birth