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Notable Historical Events for July 6th

1997Kelly Robbins wins LPGA Jamie Farr Kroger Classic

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

1944US General Patton lands in France

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

195670th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Lew Hoad beats Ken Rosewall (6-2 4-6 7-5 6-4)

1944French General Charles de Gaulle arrives in Washington, DC

1853National Black convention meets in Rochester NY, ex-slave Frederick Douglass attends

197986th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: M Navratilova beats Chris Evert (6-4 6-4)

1942Anne Frank's family goes into hiding in After House, Amsterdam

1989Despite retiring May 29, Mike Schmidt elected to start All Star game

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Notable Birthdays on July 6th

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

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

1781Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore

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

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

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Notable Weddings on July 6th

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

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

1956Journalist Ben Bradlee (34) weds Antoinette Pinchot

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

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Notable Deaths on July 6th

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

1962William Faulkner, US author (Nobel 1949), dies at 64

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