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Notable Historical Events for September 16th

2011The critically acclaimed "Drive", starring Ryan Gosling, is released

193953rd US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Helen Hull Jacobs (6-0 8-10 6-4)

1941Hitler orders for every dead German 100 Yugoslavians to be killed

1979Nancy Lopez/JoAnn Washam wins Portland- Ping Team Golf Championship

1990Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic

1959French President Charles de Gaulle recognizes Algerian right of self determination

1973Buff Bill OJ Simpson rushes 250 yards (2 TDs), beating NE Pats 31-13

1974Bob Dylan records Blood on the Tracks

1997Apple Computer Inc names co-founder Steve Jobs temporary CEO

19516th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls

September 16th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on September 16th

1948Rosemary Casals, San Francisco California, tennis doubles (5X Wimbledon)

1956David Copperfield, [Kotkin], Metuchen, New Jersey, magician

1959Tim Raines, Sanford Florida, American baseball player (Montreal Expos)

1934Elgin Baylor, Washington D.C., NBA star (1958-59 Rookie of Year-Lakers)

1875James Cash Penney, Hamilton Missouri, department store founder (J C Penney), (d. 1971)

1891Karl Dönitz, German naval leader (d. 1980)

September 16th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on September 16th

2000Jeopardy game show winner Ken Jennings (26) weds Mindy Boam

1995Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking (53) weds nurse Elaine Mason

1967Comedic actor Bob Denver (32) weds second wife Jean Webber

1991Country singer Willie Nelson (58) weds Annie D'Angelo in Nashville, Tennessee

September 16th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on September 16th

2009Mary Travers, American singer (Peter, Paul, and Mary) (b. 1936)

1824Louis XVIII SX, earl of Province/king of France (1814-24), dies

September 16th Deaths
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