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Notable Historical Events for July 6th

196875th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Billie Jean King beats J Tegart (97 75)

1993John F. Kennedy Jr, gives notice of quitting as ADA in Manhattan

2008122nd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (6-4 6-4 6-7 6-7 9-7)

19331st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-2 at Comiskey Park, Chicago, Babe Ruth hits first All Star home run

1944French General Charles de Gaulle arrives in Washington, DC

2008115th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams beats Serena Williams (7-5 6-4)

1997Montreal Expos retire Andre Dawson's uniform #10

197488th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats K Rosewall (61 61 64)

1944US General Patton lands in France

2003117th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats M Philippoussis (7-6 6-2 7-6)

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Notable Birthdays on July 6th

1946George W. Bush Jr, New Haven, Connecticut, 43rd President of the United States (2001-09) and 46th Governor of Texas (1995-2000) (R-TX)

1946Sylvester Stallone, NYC, actor/director (Rocky, Rambo, Cobra)

1927Janet Leigh, [Jeanetta Morrison], Merced CA, actress (Psycho), (d. 2004)

1832Maximilian I of Mexico and Archduke of Austria, Vienna, Austria, first and only monarch of the Second Mexican Empire

1954Willie Randolph, Holly Hill South Carolina, former New York Mets manager

1781Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore

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Notable Weddings on July 6th

1978Country singer Tammy Wynette (36) weds record producer George Richey (42) in Florida

1893British Prince George Duke of York (later George V) marries Princess Victoria of Teck (Queen Mary) at St James's Palace

1991Folk singer Mary Travers (54) weds restaurateur Ethan Robbins

1877Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (37) weds Antonina Miliukova (29) at the Church of Saint George in Moscow, Russia

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Notable Deaths on July 6th

1971Louis Armstrong, American jazz trumpeter and singer, dies at 69

1835John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States, dies of 79

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