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Knoxville - Notable Historical Events

longstreetDec 3, 1863

Kathy WhitworthAug 6, 1972

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Knoxville - Historical Events
Date Event
1861-05-07

Riot occurs between prosecessionist & Union supporters in Knoxville TN

1863-11-17

-Dec 4th) Battle of Knoxville, TN

1863-12-03

longstreet abandons his siege at Knoxville, TN

1863-12-15

Skirmish at Bean's Station, Tennessee (Knoxville Campaign)

1864-12-01

Raid at Stoneman: Knoxville, TN to Saltville, VA

1953-10-01

WATE TV channel 6 in Knoxville, TN (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting

1953-10-18

WTVK TV channel 26 in Knoxville, TN (NBC) begins broadcasting

1956-08-13

WBIR TV channel 10 in Knoxville, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting

1967-03-15

WSJK TV channel 2 in Sneedville/Knoxville, TN (PBS) 1st broadcast

1972-08-06

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Knoxville Ladies Golf Classic

1980-10-09

1st consumer use of home banking by computer by United American Bank in Knoxville Tn

1982-05-01

1982 World's Fair in Knoxville Tennessee opens

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Knoxville - Birthdays
Date Event
1894-08-27

Charles Meredith, Knoxville Pa, actor (Court of Last Resort)

1915-11-30

Walter Brown "Brownie" McGhee, Knoxville Tennessee, American blues singer/guitarist

1926-12-27

Jerome Courtland, Knoxville Tn, actor (Tonka, Tharus)

1930-03-02

John Cullum, Knoxville, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure)

1930-07-14

Polly Bergen, Knoxville Tn, actress (Rhoda-Winds of War, Baby Talk)

1933-04-08

Paul Jeffrey, Knoxville, TN: Phantom Hitman

1945-05-12

Linda Carlson, Knoxville Tn, actress (Bev-Newhart, Katie-Kaz)

1953-07-28

Steve Duncan, Knoxville Tn, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)

1954-05-08

David Keith, Knoxville Tenn, actor (Back Roads, Firestarter)

1954-06-28

Ava Barber, Knoxville Tn, country singer (Lawrence Welk Show)

1959-08-31

Rachel Dennison, Knoxville Tn, actress (Doralee Rhodes-9 to 5)

1960-08-30

Vic Wilk, Los Angeles CA, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Knoxville Open)

1962-02-02

Ben Testerman, Knoxville Tenn, tennis star

1965-10-12

Larry Silveira, Walnut Creek CA, Nike golfer (NIKE Knoxville Open-2nd)

1966-12-01

Greg McMichael, Knoxville TN, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)

1968-02-28

Mike Milchin, Knoxville TN, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)

1971-03-11

Johnny Knoxville, American television personality

1971-03-11

Johnny Knoxville, Jackass: The Movie

1971-07-15

Dean Panaro, Knoxville Tenn, diver (Olympics-96)

1973-01-02

Chris Woodruff, Knoxville Tenn, tennis star (1993 NCAA Division I)

1978-10-12

Mike Shouhed, Arnold Schwarzenegger/Johnny Knoxville/Shanola Hampton/Mike Shouhed/2Cellos

1981-07-15

Alecia Ingram, Knoxville Tenn, gymnast (alt-Olympics-96)

Knoxville - Deaths
Date Event
2015-03-20

Paul Jeffrey, Knoxville, TN: Phantom Hitman


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