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 This day in History - September 13
370 Historic Events for September 13
1988

Gilbert is strongest (26.13 barometer) hurricane in Western Hemisphere

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1988

9 hard/software manufacturers announce EISA computer bus in NY

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1988

10th time, 4 players hit baseball major-league record grand slams

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1989

"Les Miserables," opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit

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1989

Desmond Tutu leads biggest anti-apartheid protest march in S Africa

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1989

Fay Vincent elected baseball's 8th commissioner

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1989

G‚za Frid, Hungarian/Dutch pianist/composer, dies

Death
1989

Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82

Death
1990

Iraqi troops storm residence of French ambassador in Kuwait

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1990

Senate Judiciary Com opens hearing on confirmation of David Souter

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1990

Commuter train at Johannesburg South Africa attacked, 36 die

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1990

Robert E Nederlander appointed NY Yankee managing general partner

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1991

Joe Coleman 3rd 100 RBI season in a row 3 teams (Cleve, SD and Toronto)

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1991

Joe Pasternak, producer (Spinout, Big City), dies of Parkinson's at 73

Death
1991

Ferry Barendse, trumpeter/composer/arranger (Ramblers), dies

Death
1991

Kim Zmeskal is 1st American to win a medal at World Gymnastics Championships, she wins the gold with 39.848 pts

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1991

55 ton concrete beam falls in Montreal's Olympic Stadium

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1991

Joe Carter is 1st to have 3 consec 100-RBI seasons with 3 differ teams

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1992

NY Giants trailing Dallas Cowboys 34-0 in 3rd, lose 34-28

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1992

Lou Jacobs, US clown (1966 US postage stamp), dies at 89

Death
1992

112th US Mens Tennis: Stefan Edberg beats Pete Sampras (36 64 76 62)

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1992

Nancy Lopez wins Ping-Cellular One LPGA Golf Championship

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1992

Steffan Edberg beats Pete Sampress to win US Open

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1993

Queens NY begins required recycling

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1993

Israeli min of Foreign affairs Peres and PLO-Abu Mazen sign peace accord

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