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On This Day

October 7

National Frappe Day

1912 The first artificial ice rink Arena Gardens opens in Toronto later renamed Mutual Street Arena

1933 Air France takes off on it’s first flight

1933 The New York Giants win the World Series over the Washington Senators and a 5 game series.

1935 The Detroit Tigers win the World Series in a 6 series over the Chicago Cubs.

1950 The New York Yankees beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5 - 2 sweeping the World series

1952 The New York Yankees win the World Series in seven games beating their hometown rivals the Brooklyn Dodgers.

1971 The French Connection premiers

1984 Danger Bay premiers episode The Sea Pup on CBC & The Disney Channel.

1992 Jacques Plante NO.1 jersey is retired by the Montreal Canadiens

1992 The Tampa Bay Lighting win their debt game as a NHL franchise 7 - 3 over the Chicago Blackhawks

1993 The Howard Stern’s book Private Parts hits book stores

Happy Birthday

1798 Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume composer, invented more the 3,000

1931 Desmond Tutu archbishop

1952 Vladamir Putin President Of Russia

1959 Simon Cowell TV host

1967 Toni Braxton singer actress

1968 Thom Yorke musician in the band Radiohead

1975 Terry Gerin Rhyno WWE wrestler, Politician

1983 Flying Lotus Rapper

1986 Bree Olson adult entertainer

1997 Kira Kosarin actress



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