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Notable Historical Events for September 6th

1861General Ulysses S. Grant occupies Paducah Kentucky

1975Czech tennis star Martina Navratilova asks for US political asylum in New York City during the US Open

1862Stonewall Jackson occupies Frederick, Maryland

1901US President William McKinley is shot by Leon Czolgosz, an anarchist, while visiting the Pan-American Exposition in New York

1920Jack Dempsey KOs Billy Miske in 3 for heavyweight boxing title 1st radio broadcast of a prizefight

201229th MTV Awards: Rihanna f/ Calvin Harris, Nicki Minaj & Chris Brown wins

1994Actor Jackson Pinckney awarded $487,000 for being partially blinded by Jean-Claude Van Damme during filming of "Cyborg"

1924Assassination attempt on Benito Mussolini fails

2012Barack Obama accepts the Democratic nomination for US President

1971Jerry Lewis' 6th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises

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Notable Birthdays on September 6th

1888Joseph P Kennedy, Boston Mass, diplomat, father of JFK, RFK & Teddy

1943George Roger Waters, Cambridge England, rock bassist and vocalist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall)

1860Jane Addams, Cedarville, Illinois, pacifist/social worker/feminist (Nobel 1931), (d. 1935)

1947Jane Curtin, Cambridge Massachusetts, actress (SNL, Allie Lowell-Kate & Allie)

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Notable Weddings on September 6th

1840Publisher James Gordon Bennett (45) weds Henrietta Agnes Crean in NYC, New York

1889Explorer Fridtjof Nansen (27) weds mezzosoprano singer Eva Nansen (30)

September 6th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on September 6th

1990Tom Fogerty, rocker (Creedence Clearwater), dies of tuberculosis at 48

1966Margaret Sanger, US feminist/birth control pioneer, dies at 86

1780William Allen, Mayor of Philadelphia, dies at 76

2007Luciano Pavarotti, Italian tenor, dies at 71

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