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American Independence Day!
- Lou Gehrig delivers his historic "luckiest man on the face of the earth" farewell speech at Yankee Stadium.
- Eric Gagne's consecutive saves streak ended at 84 in a 6-5 Los Angeles Dodgers victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks
- Pam Shriver, Tennis player.
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