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1800 Charles Knowlton (Massachusetts-born Author, Physician) Massachusetts Scientists & Mathematicians Medical Profession
1850 Thomas Lipton (Scottish Founder of Lipton Tea) Scottish Business Leaders Foods Lipton Tea
1918 T. Berry Brazelton (Texas-born Author, Pediatrician) Texas Scientists & Mathematicians Medical Profession
Sports Figures
1930 Pat Summerall (Florida-born Professional Football Player, Sports Announcer) Florida Sports Figures Football Media
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1892 The First Osteopathy School Is Chartered in Kirksville, Missouri Kirksville, Missouri Medicine Education Historic Firsts IntelliHealth
1902 In Minnesota, the St. Paul Saints Minor League Baseball Team Beats the Indianapolis Indians 4-0 in the First American Association Game St. Paul, Minnesota Indianapolis, Indiana Baseball Historic Firsts Major League Baseball Minnesota Historical Society
1921 Michigan Law Makes It Illegal to "Fix" a Sporting Event by Bribing an Athlete Michigan Government Law Economics Sports Crime Historical Society of Michigan (pdf)
1974 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Leaves 20,000 Dead in China China Earthquakes Death USGS
1996 A Storm on Mount Everest Kills 8 Mount Everest Death History Channel
1997 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Kills 1,567, Injures 2,300, Destroys 10,533 Houses in Iran Iran Earthquakes Death CNN USGS
2000 Wildfire Forces 11,000 Residents to Evacuate Los Alamos, New Mexico New Mexico Tree Los Alamos Wildfire

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