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June 7

What happened on the day you were born?

In the headlines today:
2000Accused of being a monopoly, Microsoft is ordered broken up by a US District Court judge; Microsoft appeals.
1981  Iraq's only nuclear reactor is destroyed by Israeli F-16 fighter-bombers.
1948Communists take over Czechoslovakia.
1932Some 7,000 WWI veterans march on Washington, DC, demanding bonus pay for their service.
1914The first vessel passes through the locks at the Panama Canal.
1903Professor Pierre Curie reveals the discovery of the element Polonium.
1840King Frederick William III of Prussia dies.
1775The United Colonies change their name to the United States.
1654Louis XIV is crowned King of France.
1099The First Crusade reaches the walls of Jerusalem.
  632Mohammed dies of a stroke.

Born today:

1981  Anna Kournikova - tennis player

1966  Eric Kretz - rock drummer (Stone Temple Pilots)

1964  John 'Ecstasy' Fletcher - rapper (Whodini)

1963  Gordon Gano - singer, guitarist (Violent Femmes)

1958  Prince - singer, guitarist

1952  Liam Neeson - actor

1947  Thurman Munson - baseball player

1946  Jenny Jones - TV talkshow host

1944  Cazzie Russell - basketball player

1943  Ken Osmond - actor

1940  Tom Jones - singer

1928  James Ivory - film director

1909  Jessica Tandy - actress

1848  Paul Gauguin - French artist

1778  Beau Brummel - English fashion trendsetter


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