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San Jose
San Jose - Notable Historical Events

Patty SheehanSep 21, 1986

Beth DanielOct 1, 1989

Eric LindrosNov 20, 1997

Joe ThorntonNov 30, 2005

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San Jose - Historical Events
Date Event
1777-01-18

San Jose California, founded

1857-04-30

San Jose State University forms

1905-01-02

Elara, a satellite of Jupiter, discovered by Charles Dillon Perrine in San Jose, California

1955-09-12

KNTV TV channel 11 in San Jose, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting

1967-10-03

KGSC (now KICU) TV channel 36 in San Jose, CA (IND) begins

1983-10-02

Kathy Postlewait wins LPGA San Jose Golf Classic

1984-09-23

Amy Alcott wins LPGA San Jose Golf Classic

1985-09-08

7 die in a car & train crash in San Jose, Calif

1985-09-22

Val Skinner wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic

1986-09-21

Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic

1987-09-27

Jan Stephens wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic

1988-09-25

Kathy Guadagnino wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic

1989-10-01

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic

1991-10-04

San Jose Sharks lose 4-3 to Vancouver Canucks in their 1st NHL game

1991-10-09

San Jose Sharks beat Calgary for their 1st NHL win, 4-3

1992-06-04

San Jose voters reject Giants plan to build a new stadium

1994-01-28

Helicopter crashes into office building in San Jose California, 1 dead

1997-01-18

47th NHL All-Star Game: East beat West 11-7 at San Jose Arena

1997-11-20

Flyers Eric Lindros tries to bite San Jose defenseman Marty McSorley

1999-03-28

18th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: at San Jose

2005-11-30

The Boston Bruins trade captain Joe Thornton to the San Jose Sharks

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San Jose - Notable Birthdays

Dave RighettiNov 28, 1958

San Jose - Birthdays
Date Event
1870-05-06

Amedos Peter Giannine, San Jose California, founded Bank of America

1887-03-24

Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, San Jose CA, actor (Keystone comedies)

1890-01-16

Lloyd Bacon, San Jose CA, actor (Charlie Chaplin)

1924-10-18

Allyn Ferguson, San Jose California, orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show)

1925-07-01

Farley Granger, San Jose CA, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask)

1940-04-03

Lino Brocka, San Jose Philippines, director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar)

1940-12-12

Dionne Warwick, East Orange NJ, singer (Solid Gold, Way to San Jose)

1941-12-06

John Nelson, San Jose Costa Rica, conductor (Les Troyens of Berlioz)

1947-12-05

Jim Plunkett, San Jose, CA, NFL quarterback (New England, Oakland)

1948-07-27

Peggy Fleming Jenkins, San Jose California, figure skater (Olym-gold-1968)

1955-09-10

Giannina Facio Franco, San Jose Costa Rica, Mrs Phillipe Junot

1958-11-15

Marty Davis, San Jose Cat, tennis star

1958-11-28

Dave Righetti, San Jose California, baseball pitcher (Yankees, Giants)

1963-01-20

Scott Fisher, San Jose California, Australian basketball forward (Oly-96)

1964-10-16

Kay Cockerill, San Jose CA, LPGA golfer (1995 Friendly's Classic-32nd)

1966-06-18

Doug Bodger, Chemainus BC, NHL defenseman (Team Canada, San Jose)

1967-01-03

Joseph Amor, San Jose, video game record holder (Space Invaders)

1967-01-12

Ulf Dahlen, Ostersund SWE, NHL forward (Team Sweden, San Jose)

1967-08-09

Debbie Spence, San Jose Cal, tennis star

1968-07-21

Brandi Chastain, San Jose California, soccer forward (Olympics-96)

1969-09-07

Rudy Galindo, San Jose California, 1996 US Mens' Champion

1971-02-19

Becky Dyroen-Lancer, San Jose California, synchro swimmer (Oly-gold-96)

1972-01-15

Ernie Reyes Jr, San Jose California, actor (Ernie-Sidekicks)

1973-05-15

Suzannah Bianco, San Jose CA, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-alt-96)

1973-05-24

Ville Peltonen, Vantaa FIN, NHL forward (Team Finland, San Jose)

1974-11-25

Cynthia Geyn Brown, San Jose CA, playmate (May, 1995)

1977-01-07

Dustin Diamond, San Jose California, actor (Screech-Saved By Bell)

1978-05-15

Amy Chow, San Jose California, gymnast (Olympics-gold/silver-96)

San Jose - Weddings
Date Event
2005-12-10

Gustavo Rojo's daughter and actress Ana Patricia Rojo (31) weds Andres Puentes Jr at the San Jose del Calvario church in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

2006-03-03

"Gata Salvaje" telenovela actress Carolina Tejera (29) weds Costa Rican businessman Don Stockwell at the Hotel Marriott in San Jose, Costa Rica

2006-04-23

"Rascal Flatts" guitarist Joe Don Rooney (30) weds Playboy's 2005 Playmate of The Year Tiffany Fallon (31) in an intimate ceremony held on the beach at San Jose del Cabo, Mexico

2006-06-03

Telenovela actress Adamari Lopez (35) weds Latin singing sensation Luis Fonsi (28) at La Iglesia de San Jose in Villa Caparra, Puerto Rico

San Jose - Deaths
Date Event
2003-02-10

Al Ruffo, Mayor of San Jose, California (b. 1908)


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