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A day for 'coming out', and open discussion and awareness raising about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues. Participants are encouraged to wear gay...
British naval forces defeat Dutch off Camperdown the Netherlands.
The Juliana the 1st steam-powered ferryboat begins operation.
Daughters of the American Revolution founded
Yanks beat Cards 4 games to 1 in the world series
Pioneer 1 launched; 1st spacecraft launched by NASA
Pope John XXIII convenes Vatican II Council.
21st Roman Catholic ecumenical council Vatican II opens in Rome.
Apollo 7 launched 1st of manned Apollo mission
Soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next two days.
Islander's Bryan Trottier's 1st career hat trick
Cosmonauts Popov & Ryumin set space endurance record of 184 days
Yanks beat Brewers 7-3 & win only Eastern Championship Series
Kathy Sullivan becomes 1st American woman to walk in space.
200 000 gays march for civil rights in Washington.
Wilhelm Olbers, discoverer of asteroids Pallas & Vesta
Henry John Heinz, founded a prepared-foods company
Francois Mauriac, French novelist, poet, playwright (Nobel 1952)
George Preston Marshall, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins)
Cal Hubbard, NFL tackle (Giants, Packers, Pittsburgh Pirates)
Earl (Dutch) Clark, NFL quarterback (Portsmouth Spartans, Detroit)