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Notable Historical Events for September 2nd

1901VP Theodore Roosevelt advises "Speak softly & carry a big stick"

1985Jerry Lewis' 20th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $33,100,000

1192Ottoman Sultan Saladin & King Richard the Lion-hearted of England sign treaty over Jerusalem, at end of the Third Crusade

1968Jerry Lewis' 3rd Muscular Dystrophy telethon

1969NY Yankee Joe Pepitone is reinstated

1974US President Gerald Ford signs Employee Retirement Income Security Act

1963Mickey Wright wins LPGA Idaho Centennia Golf Tournament

1972Rod Stewart's 1st #1 hit (You Wear it Well)

1944Holocaust diarist Anne Frank was sent to Auschwitz

1945Ho Chi Minh declares Vietnam independence from France (National Day)

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Notable Birthdays on September 2nd

1877Frederick Soddy, Eastbourne, England, chemist, Nobel laureate, (d. 1956)

1966Salma Hayek, Veracruz, Mexico, actress (Desparado)

1952[James] Jimmy Connors, St. Louis Illinois, US tennis champion (US Open-78, 82, 83 Wimbledon-74, 82)

1965Lennox Lewis, London England, heavyweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1988, WBC boxing champ)

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Notable Weddings on September 2nd

1978Singer Gloria Estefan (21) weds musician and producer Emilio Estefan (25)

1989Actor Sam Neill (41) weds actress Noriko Watanabe (24)

1989NBA basketball star Michael Jordan (26) weds Juanita Vanoy (30) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

1922"Gone With The Wind" author Margaret Mitchell (21) weds Red Berrien Upshaw

1995Actor Charlie Sheen (30) weds model Donna Peele (25) in Malibu, California

1824US Navy flag officer David Farragut (23) weds Susan Caroline Marchant

1978George Harrison marries Olivia

1908Naval officer Robert Scott (40) weds sculptress Kathleen Bruce (30) at the Chapel Royal in London, England

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Notable Deaths on September 2nd

490 BCPheidippides, Greek hero and inspiration for the modern marathon

1973John R R Tolkien, British story writer (Hobbit), dies of an ulcer at 81

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