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1981: 19-inning baseball game began at Fenway Park in Boston

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    Born 1937: Peter Ueberroth (businessman)

    1869: At a convention of nondrinkers in Chicago the Prohibition Party is born

    Born 1949: Richard Gere (actor)

    Born 1918: Ted Williams (baseball player)

    1957: As Sen. Thurmond's filibuster came to an end, he established a new record for the longest speech by one senator (24 hrs and 18 min.), and despite his efforts The Civil Rights Bill passed

    Born 1728: John Stark (American Revolutionary War general)

    1798: First successful U.S. vineyard established in Kentucky

    Born 1961: Tom Ford (fashion designer)


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