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391 Historic Events for September 11
1982

Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68

Death
1982

Chris Evert wins her 6th and final US Open Tennis match at West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills NY

Event
1982

Debbie Maffett (Calif), 25, crowned 55th Miss America 1983

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1982

96th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats Hana Mandlikova (63 61)

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1983

103rd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 67 75 60)

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1983

Fashion designer Donna Karen marries Stephan Weiss

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1983

Franco Harris becomes 3rd NFL to rush 11,000 yards

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1983

Joanne Carner wins LPGA Portland Ping Golf Championship

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1983

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

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1984

Hilding Hallnas, composer, dies at 81

Death
1985

Sri Lanka score their 1st Test Cricket victory, by 149 runs v India

Event
1985

Intl Cometary Explorer (ISEE 3) passes Giacobini-Zinner by 7900 km

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1985

Flyby of Comet Giacobini-Zinner

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1985

Pete Rose of Cin Reds gets career hit 4,192 off Eric Show of San Diego Padres, eclipsing Ty Cobb's record

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1985

William Alwyn, composer, dies at 79

Death
1986

Dow Jones Industrial Avg suffered biggest 1-day decline ever, plummeting 86.61 points to 1,792.89. 237.57 million shares traded

Event
1986

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

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1986

Pres Mubarak receives Israeli premier Peres

Event
1987

Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72

Death
1987

Shoot out at Jean-Bertrand Aristides' church in Haiti, 12 die

Event
1987

4th MTV Awards: Peter Gabriel wins

Event
1988

108th US Mens Tennis: Mats Wilander beats Ivan Lendl (64 46 63 57 64) in 4hrs 55 min - longest men's final in US Open history

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1988

Betsy King wins LPGA Cellular One-Ping Golf Championship

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1988

108th US Mens Tennis: Mats Wilander beats Ivan Lendl (64 46 63 57 64)

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1988

Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead at 43 in Jamacia

Death