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1961 Isiah Thomas (Chicago-born African-American Member of the Basketball Hall of Fame) Isiah Thomas African-American Sports Figures Basketball Hall of Fame
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1888 Hailstorm Kills 246 in Moradabad, India India Storms Death History Channel
1953 A Central Georgia Tornado Kills 8, Injures 350, Leaves 1000 Homeless, Leaving Behind $10M in Damages Georgia Tornado Death University of Georgia
1961 Harmon Killebrew Hits His First Home Run for the Minnesota Twins 467' Minnesota Sports Figures Idaho Sports Figures Baseball Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Minnesota Historical Society
1967 Nine Tornadoes Strike Southern Minnesota, Killing 13 People Minnesota Tornadoes Death Minnesota Historical Society
1991 Cyclone Kills 125,000 in Bangladesh Bangladesh Hurricanes & Cyclones Death New York Times
1993 The World's #1 Women's Tennis Player, Monica Seles, Is Stabbed in the Back at a Hamburg, Germany Tennis Match Hamburg, Germany Serbian Sports Figures Tennis Crime BBC Court TV New York Times

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