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Paris was founded 1062 years ago.

Babe Ruth's blast over the fence in Fenway scored Amos Strunk, the Red Sox win 1-0 over Cleve, prevailing rules reduce Babe's HR to a triple 95 years ago.

Stevie Wonder announced he will run for mayor of Detroit 25 years ago.

Tens of thousands protested over election corruption in Mexico City after Enrique Pe one year ago.

98th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: John McEnroe beats J Connors (61 61 62).

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