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Old 09-12-2014, 07:25 PM   #1789
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During a November 20, 73 concert by The Who, their drummer Keith Moon, passed out from an overdose of horse tranquilizers.. A fan of the band, Scot Halpin, completed the group's set that evening..The Cow Palace (California State Livestock Pavilion) is an indoor arena, in Daly City, California, situated on the city's border with neighboring San Francisco..Completed in 1941, it hosted the San Francisco Warriors of the NBA from 1962 to 1964 and again from 1966 to 1971.. The Warriors temporarily returned to the Cow Palace..The arena opened in April 1941. During World War II, though, the arena was used for processing soldiers bound for the Pacific Theater..

November 1 - "Molly" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 68 performances -Indian state of Mysore was renamed as Karnataka/2- "Barbra Streisand ...and Other Musical Instruments" airs on CBS TV\3 Pan Am cargo flight 160, a Boeing 707-321C, crashes at Logan International Airport, Boston, killing 3 people- Mariner 10 launched-1st Venus pics, 1st mission to Mercury -The number 3 engine of National Airlines Flight 27, a Douglas DC-10-10, explodes while the aircraft is over New Mexico. Fragments penetrate the fuselage, causing one passenger to be sucked from the plane; his body is found 2 years later.. The aircraft lands safely\4- The Netherlands experiences the first Car Free Sunday/5- Arab producers announce 25 percent cut in oil production\6- "Man With the Golden Girl" begins shooting- Abe Beame eleceted 1st Jewish mayor on NYC/7 – Congress of the United States overrides President Richard Nixon's veto of the War Phowers Resolution, which limits presidential power to wage war without congressional approval\8 – Millennium '73 featured Prem Rawat, then known as Guru Maharaj Ji, a 15-year-old guru and the leader of a fast-growing new religious movement.. Organizers billed the festival as the most significant event in human history which would usher in a thousand years of peace a festival hosted by Guru Maharaj Ji at the Astrodome"-The Second Cod War between Britain and Iceland ended-UKgovernment made £146 million compensation available to 3 nationalised industries to cover losses resulting from the price restraint policies/9 - Fire at Taiyo dept store, kills 101 & injures 84 (Kumamoto Japan) - Government De Uyl decides Palestijnse fugitives to support - Ringo Starr releases "Ringo"\12 -Miners began overtime ban; ambulance drivers began selective strikes-TV sitcom Last of the Summer Wine began its first series run on BBC One, following a premiere in Comedy Playhouse on 4 January.. It would run for 31 series/14 – Princess Anne marries Captain Mark Phillips in Westminster Abbey (they divorce in 92)-8 members of the IRA were convicted of the March bombings in London- "Good Evening" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 438 perfs - Canada begins production of Olympic coins\17- Greek regime attacks students with tanks, 100s killed -Teri GArr plays role of a stripper on "The Nurse"/18- Arab oil ministers cancel the scheduled 5 percent cut in production for EEC\21 – U.S. President Richard Nixon's attorney, J. Fred Buzhardt, reveals the existence of an 18½-minute gap in one of the White House tape recordings related to Watergate/23 – IED detonates aboard Argo 16, an Italian Air Force C-47 Dakota used by the Italian Secret Service and the CIA for electronic surveillance over the Adriatic Sea and to interfere with Yugoslavia '​s radar network, causing the aircraft to crash at Marghera, Italy, killing all 4 people on board- Arab summit conference adopts open and secret resolutions on the use of the oil weapons; embargo extended to Portugal, Rhodesia, and South Africa\24 - Miss Teenage America Pageant/ 25 - 3 Palestinians hijack KLM B747 above Iraq, to Dubai – Greek dictator George Papadopoulos is ousted in a military coup led by Brigadier General Dimitrios Ioannidis- Maximum speed limit cut to 55 MPH as an energy conservation measure\26– Walker, the Secretary for Trade and Industry, warned that petrol rationing may have to be introduced in the near future as a result of the oil crisis in the Middle East which was restricting petrol supply/27 – Delta Air Lines Flight 516, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9, crashes short of the runway at Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport in Chattanooga, Tennessee, injuring 26 of the 79 people on board– US Senate votes 92–3 to confirm Gerald Ford as Vice President of the United States- Neil Simon's "Good Doctor" premieres in NYC\28 - Arab League summit in Algiers recognizes Palestine/29 – 104 people are killed in a Taiyo department store fire in Kumamoto, Kyūshū, Japan\30 -Ghani scores 104 on FC debut for Commerce Bank (Pak) age 44 - Firestone World Tournament of Champions won by Jim Godman..Now they know how many holes it takes to fill the Albert Hall..., I sent you to sell the best of British to France..You spent half the bloody day frying sausages on Some stupid contraption that the Boy Scouts could have made, and worse than that, Paul, you went out and lost me money!.You're a total Shambles..Adam, what's Katie doing here?...

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