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Notable Historical Events for September 3rd

1973Jerry Lewis' 8th Muscular Dystrophy telethon

1977Last broadcast of "Mary Tyler Moore Show" on NBC-TV

1984Jerry Lewis' 19th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $32,074,566

1974NBA guard Oscar Robertson retires

1838Frederick Douglass escapes from slavery disguised as a sailor

1928Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit

1967Nguyen Van Thieu elected President of South Vietnam under a new constitution

1651Battle of Worcester-Oliver Cromwell destroys English royalists

1967Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Ladies' World Series of Golf

1990Beth Daniel wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic

September 3rd Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on September 3rd

1905Carl David Anderson, NYC, physicist (1936 Nobel Prize for physics), (d. 1991)

1929Whitey Bulger [James Joseph Bulger Jr.], Boston Massachusetts, American gangster

1986Shaun White, San Diego, California, snowboarder (Olympic gold - 2006, 2010)

1856Louis Sullivan, Boston Massachusetts, American architect (father of skyscrapers)

September 3rd Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on September 3rd

2000American feminist and journalist Gloria Steinem (66) weds environmentalist David Bale (59) in Adair County, Oklahoma

1977"I Dream of Jeannie" actress Barbara Eden (43) weds Charles Donald Fegert

2007Actor Tobey Maguire (32) weds jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer (30) in Kona, Hawaii

1921American author and journalist Ernest Hemingway (22) marries 1st wife Hadley Richardson (29)

1957World Heavyweight champion Sonny Liston (25) weds Geraldine Clark in St. Louis, Missouri

1937Author Muriel Spark (19) weds teacher Sidney Oswald Spark in Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia

1923Cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead (21) weds field archaeologist Luther Cressman (25)

1953Explorer Edmund Hillary (34) weds Louise Mary Rose

September 3rd Weddings
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Notable Deaths on September 3rd

1658Oliver Cromwell, British general (1653-58)/Lord Protector, dies at 59

1970Vince Lombardi, football coach (Packers), dies in Washington DC at 57

September 3rd Deaths
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