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Notable Historical Events for February 7th

1987Madonna's "Open Your Heart," single goes #1

1969"This Is Tom Jones," debuts on ABC TV

1941Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey orchestra record "Everything Happens to Me"

1991Bob Knight, Larry O'Brien, Tiny Archibald, Dave Cowens, Harry Gallatin & Larry Fleisher elected to NBA Hall of Fame

1969Al-Fatah-leader Yasser Arafat becomes president of PLO

1949Joe DiMaggio becomes 1st $100,000/year baseball player (NY Yankees)

1908Connie Mack sells hurler Rube Waddell to St Louis Browns for $5,000

1976Darryl Sittler, Toronto, sets NHL record with 10 points in a game

1994Howard Stern stops a would-be jumper on the George Washington Bridge

1988Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Mazda Golf Classic

February 7th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on February 7th

1962Garth Brooks, Tulsa Oklahoma, country vocalist (No Fences, Double Live)

1974Steve Nash, Johannesburg South Africa, Canadian NBA guard (Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers)

1688Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel, [Marijke Meu], princess of Orange

1812Charles Dickens, England, novelist (Oliver Twist, Tale of 2 Cities)

1978Ashton Kutcher, Cedar Rapids Iowa, American actor (That 70s Show)

1804John Deere, Rutland, Vermont, pioneer American blacksmith and manufacturer of agricultural equipment who founded Deere & Company

February 7th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on February 7th

1925Heavyweight boxing champ Jack Dempsey (29) weds actress Estelle Taylor (30)

1931Aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart (33) weds publisher George Palmer Putnam (43) in Noank, Connecticut

February 7th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on February 7th

1938Harvey Firestone, American manufacturer, dies at 69

2001Anne Morrow Lindbergh, American author and aviator, dies of a stroke at 94

February 7th Deaths
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