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May 29

Paperclip day

1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30 state in the USA

1942 White Christmas is recorded by Bing Crosby

1954 the 1st Bilderberg Conferences take place

1968 Manchester United win the European Cup over Benfica

1984 The Film The Toxic Avenger premiers in France, directed by Lloyd Kaufman for Troma Entertainment.

1988 Ronald Reagan visits the USSR

1990 Rickey Henderson breaks Ty Cobb stealing record of 893

1993 LA Kings beat the Toronto Maple Leafs in 7 games to advance to the Stanley Cup final

1999 Discovery is docked a the internal Space Station

2000 On Monday Night Nitro Jeff Jarret Deep defeats Ric Flair To win the WCW heavyweight title

Happy Birthday

1894 Beatrice Lillie actress singer who was born in Toronto

1903 Bob Hope comedian

1904 Gregg Toland Cinematographer Citizen Kane, The Grapes of Wrath

1917 John F. Kennedy 35th president of United States of America

1953 Danny Elfman musician

1956 La Toya Jackson model singer

1967 Noel Gallagher in the band Oasis

1967 Mike Keane hockey player & coach

1972 Simon Jones in the band The Verve

1975 Mel B in pop group Spice Girls

1984 Nia Jax Wrestler

1986 Hornswoggle wrestler

1989 Riley Keough model

1991 Poppy Deyes

1993 Maika Monroe actress

We Remember

1979 Mary Pickford born in Toronto as Gladys Marie Smith the first Hollywood celebrity, & groundbreaking film producer.


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