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 This day in History - September 20
395 Historic Events for September 20
1977

"Estrada" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 7 performances

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1977

Voyager 2 launched for fly-by of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune

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1978

Sophie Simard, Lars Germany, swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1978

Yamada Mumon Roshi visits Benedictine Abbey of Maria Laach Germany

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1978

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

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1978

"Eubie!" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 439 performances

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1979

Coup in Central African Rep: David Dacko overthrows emperor Bokassa I

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1979

Jose E dod Santos becomes president of Angola

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1979

NASA launches HEAO

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1979

Ludvik Svoboda, Czech general/politician, dies at 83

Death
1980

Spectacular Bid runs in Belmont alone as 3 horses drop out

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1980

Plaque dedicated in Thurman Munson's memory at Yankee Stadium

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1980

George Brett goes 0-for-4 dropping his avg below .400 for good

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1980

Bronze plaque dedicated to memory of Thurman Munson at Yankee Stadium

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1981

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic

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1981

Belize declares independence

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1981

24th Ryder Cup: US, 18«-9« at Walton Heath GC, England

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1981

Joe Danelo kicks then NY Giant record 55 yard field goal

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1982

Jalaluddin takes a one-day hat-trick Pakistan v Australia

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1982

NFL players begin a 57 day strike

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1983

Cryptographic Communications System and Method (RSA) patented

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1983

3,112 turn out to see Pirates play NY Mets at Shea Stadium

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1984

"Cosby Show" premieres on NBC-TV

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1984

Cubs break 2 million in home attendance for 1st time

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1984

Suicide car bomb attacks US Embassy annex in Beirut, kills 23

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