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2014 Event - Tiger Woods has announced that he will begin golfing again after a three-month hiatus he took to recover from back surgery; he will play in the Quicken Loans National in Maryland next week

2014 Event - India has officially divided the state of Andhra Pradesh to create the nation's 29th state, Telangana; Hyderabad will act as joint capital for both states for the next decade; K. Chandrasekhara Rao will serve as Telangana prime minister

2014 Event - Early election tallies show that Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will be the next president of Egypt; el-Sisi, the military commander who removed former president Mohamed Morsi from office due to mass protests, resigned his military position to run for president

2014 Event - Unidentified remains of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack are put to rest in a private depository next to the museum at the World Trade Center Memorial site; the remains will not be accessible or viewable to the public

2014 Event - The cast has been announced for the next film in the "Star Wars" series, due out in 2015; the cast includes some original cast members as well as actors new to the franchise

2014 Event - A total lunar eclipse takes place tonight; the eclipse will be visible in North and South America, New Zealand, Australia and nearby regions; the next total lunar eclipse will take place on October 8, 2014

2014 Event - Afghans show up at the polls in spite of potential violence to vote for their next president; this is the third such election since the 2001 removal of the Taliban from power

2014 Event - The U.S. plans to let its contract with ICANN expire next year; this would end U.S. authority over the Internet

2014 Event - The Brazilian government plans to cut its spending by almost $19 billion this year in an effort to reduce the country's debt and inflation growth; economists have revised current year GDP and next year's growth forecast downward in recent weeks

2014 Event - Coca Cola Company announces that it plans to reduce its costs by $1 billion over the next few years in an effort to counteract slowing demand

2014 Event - The U.S. Congress will as for $4.5 billion for additional missile defense spending over the next five years; the funds would partially pay for new radar in Alaska, indicating safety concerns regarding missiles from Iran and North Korea

2014 Event - The U.S House of Representatives and Senate finalized a long-delayed farm bill designed to cut $19 billion in farm subsidies, and reduce the $8 billion spent on food stamps over the next ten years

2013 Event - Author J.K. Rowling announces she is producing a play based on the life of her character Harry Potter; the play tells the previously untold story of life before the boy wizard goes to Hogwarts; the play will premiere in London's West End within the next two years

2013 Event - India's Bharatiya Janata Party names Narendra Modi as their leader in the next general election

2013 Event - CEO of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer, announces his retirement in the next 12 months

2013 Event - U.S. President Barack Obama announces plans to pull out of a one-on-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin next month; the meeting was set to occur before the September G-20 meeting in St. Petersburg

2013 Event - Scientists in Britain identify the mechanism causing human allergy to cats; they believe a general cure for the condition could be available in the next five years

2013 Event - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, will welcome it's first McDonald's early next year; the site will be run by the son of Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, Henry Nguyen

2013 Event - Brazilian Roberto Azevedo is named the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization; he assumes the position September 1, 2013

2013 Event - JPMorgan reveals it plans to cut 17,000 jobs, mostly from its mortgage department, in the next two years

2013 Event - U.S. Senator John Kerry is confirmed by the U.S. Senate to become the next U.S. Secretary of State

2013 Event - U.S. Republican Chuck Hagel is nominated to be the country's next Secretary of Defense by President Barack Obama; John O. Brennan is nominated to be the next CIA Director

2012 Event - Scientists successfully sequence the tomato genome, and announce that tastier, more pesticide-resistant tomato varieties can be engineered for use in the next five years

2012 Event - The failed Fobos-Grunt spacecraft is expected to re-enter the earth's atmosphere and crash into earth in the next week

2011 Event - Sprint Nextel reportedly pays $20 billion for the exclusive rights to Apple's next mobile cell phone

2011 Event - The Libyan National Transitional Council will move to Tripoli from Benghazi next week

2010 Event - Despite concern from the opposition, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez declares he will pass laws by decree for the next six to eighteen months

2010 Event - The brightest object in the night sky next to the Moon is the planet Jupiter, as it makes its closest approach to Earth since 1963

1999 Event - Next transit of Mercury visible in North America

1995 Event - Northants all out 46 vs. Essex and wins game next day

1994 Death - Elias Canetti, buried next to James Joyce

1994 Event - Star Trek The Next Generation, finale airs this week in syndication

1992 Death - Gerda Nicolson, actress (Next of Kin, Clinic), dies

1991 Event - Panel of 8 baseball experts vote to drop asterisk next to Roger Maris home run record and determine an official no hitter must go at least 9 innings

1991 Event - Johnny Carson announces he will retire next year from Tonight Show

1988 Event - Black pole explorer M Henson buried next to R Peary in Arlington

1987 Event - "Star Trek: The Next Generation," debuts on syndicated TV

1984 Death - Avon Long, actor (Roots: Next Generation), dies at 74

1984 Event - Funeral for S Nakagawa and burial half his ashes next to N Senzaki

1984 Death - Avon Long, dancer/actor (Roots: Next Generation), dies of cancer at 73

1983 Event - Columbia beats Yale 21-18 in football, will lose next 44 games

1981 Birthday - Brian Bonsall, actor, Family Ties, Star Trek Next Generation

1981 Event - Pirate Jim Bibby gives up a leadoff single to Brave Terry Harper, then retires next 27 batters

1981 Event - "Bette Davis Eyes" by Kim Carnes hits #1 for next 9 weeks

1980 Event - Gabriella Brum, 18, of W Germany crowned 30th Miss World, she resigns the next day, because she wants to marry her 52 year old boyfriend

1979 Event - Miniseries "Roots: Next Generations" premieres on ABC TV

1978 Event - Graig Nettles at 3rd makes many spectactular plays in WS game 3 as Guidry beats Dodgers, after trailing 2 games to 0 Yankees win next 4

1975 Event - Bernard Slade's "Same Time, Next Year," premieres in New York City

1974 Event - Detroit Pistons beat Trailblazers in Portland (next win 6-1-90)

1972 Birthday - Wil Wheaton, born in California, actor, Star Trek Next Generation-Wesley, Stand By Me

1972 Birthday - Damon Sharpe, born in Cleveland, Ohio, actor/musician, Guys Next Door

1971 Birthday - Bobby Leslie, TV rocker, Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You

1971 Birthday - Chris Wolf, actor/musician, Guys Next Door

1971 Event - UCLA loses to Notre Dame, UCLA then wins next 88 games in a row

1971 Birthday - Lisa Snowdon, born in Hertfordshire, England, model, television personality, host of 'Britain's Next Top Model'

1970 Birthday - Patrick Dancy, TV rocker, Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You

1969 Event - Soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 and 8 follow in next 2 days

1969 Birthday - Eddie Garcia, born in Louisiana, actor/musician, Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You

1969 Death - Joszi Jeno Tersanszky, Hungarian writer (Till Next Time), dies at 81

1968 Event - Sirhan Sirhan shoots Bobby Kennedy, who dies next day

1967 Birthday - Michelle Forbes, born in Austin, Texas, actress, Ensign Ro-Star Trek Next Gen

1965 Birthday - Ben Stiller, New York City, actor, Ben Stiller Show, Next of Kin, Cable Guy

1962 Event - Grey Cup halted by fog, resumed next day (Winnipeg 28, Hamilton 27)

1961 Event - Expansion Washington Senators are 30-30, latest date an expansion team will be at .500, Washington will lose their next 10 games

1961 Birthday - Tammy Stephens, Arlington, Texas, singer, Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel

1960 Birthday - Atom Egoyan, born in Cairo, Egypt, director, Adjuster, Next of Kin

1959 Birthday - Diane Williams, Hahn AFB Ger, singer, Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel

1959 Birthday - Marina Sirtis, born in London, actress, Troi-Star Trek: The Next Generation

1958 Birthday - Cindy Nixon, born in Nashville, Tennessee, singer, Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel

1957 Birthday - Denise Crosby, born in Hollywood, California, actress, Tasha-Star Trek: Next Gen

1957 Birthday - LeVar Burton, Landstuhl Germany, Roots, Star Trek Next Generation

1957 Birthday - Doris King, born in Nashville, Tennessee, vocalist, Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel

1955 Event - After playing 274 straight games at 2nd base, Nellie Fox is given a day off he comes back next 798 consecutive games

1955 Birthday - Bill Paxton, actor, Brain Dead, Next of Kin, Indian Summer, True Lies

1955 Birthday - Brent Spiner, born in Houston, Texas, actor, Data-Star Trek the Next Generation

1954 Event - Robin Roberts gives up a home run then retires next 27 men in a row

1953 Birthday - Gates McFadden, Columbus Ohio, actress, Star Trek Next Generation

1953 Event - Supreme Court Justice Wm O Douglas stays executions of spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg scheduled for next day their 14th anniversary

1953 Event - Phillies Curt Simmons gives up a single, then retires next 27 in a row

1952 Birthday - Michael Dorn, actor, Worf-Star Trek Next Generation

1952 Birthday - Jonathan Frakes, actor, Commander William T Riker-Star Trek Next Gen

1952 Birthday - Stan Shaw, born in Chicago, Illinois, actor, Mississippi, Roots Next Generation

1950 Event - U.S. beats England 1-0 in a world cup soccer game (next win in 1994)

1950 Birthday - Johanna E "Joke" Beerens, actress, Schipper Next to God

1949 Birthday - Gates McFadden, actress, Beverly Crusher on Star Trek Next Generation

1948 Birthday - John de Lancie, actor, Q-Star Trek Next Gen, Days of our Lives

1946 Birthday - Tony Craig, Kulasa, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, actor, That Boy Next Door

1940 Birthday - Patrick Stewart, born in England, actor, Picard-Star Trek Next Generation

1938 Birthday - Diana Muldaur, New York City, actress, McCloud, Star Trek Next Gen, LA Law

1934 Birthday - Sonia Sanchez, U.S. playwright and poet, The Bronx is Next

1934 Event - Babe Didrikson pitches an inning in an A's-Dodgers exhibition game Walks 1, hits the next guy, 3rd guy hits into triple-play

1932 Event - World Series moves to Chicago, In 5th inning, Babe Ruth waits until he has 2 strikes, points and hits next pitch into center field bleachers

1926 Birthday - June Haver, Rock Island, actress, Dolly Sisters, Girl Next Door

1924 Birthday - Doris Day, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, girl next door actress, Pillow Talk

1923 Event - After a single, Red Sox Howard Ehmke retires next 27 Yankees

1922 Birthday - Adolfo Celi, born in Sicily, Italy, director, Next Man, Murders in Rue Morgue

1920 Event - Ray Chapman, of Indians is hit in head by Yankees' Carl Mays pitch; he dies next day, only major league fatality

1915 Birthday - Eli Wallach, born in Brooklyn, New York, actor, Magnificent 7, Misfits, People Next Door

1911 Event - Ty Cobb hits in his 40th straight game. Does not get a hit next day

1910 Birthday - Avon Long, born in Baltimore, Maryland, actor, Roots: Next Generation

1902 Birthday - Lillian Bronson, Lockport, New York, actress, Next Voice you Hear

1854 Event - With a 3-2 count, Phillies Richie Ashburn fouls next 14, then walks

1849 Birthday - Friedrich von Bernhardi, Germany historian, Germany and the Next War

1818 Event - "Silent Night" composed by Franz Joseph Gruber; 1st sung next day

1790 Death - Jeremiah Carlton, laziest man in history, heir to a large fortune at 19 went to bed and stayed there for next 70 yrs, dies at 89

1752 Event - This day never happened nor next 10 as England adopts Gregorian Calendar. People riot thinking the government stole 11 days of their lives













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