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Today in sports history: June 5
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Today in sports history: June 5

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In 2005, Spanish teenager Rafael Nadal beats unseeded Mariano Puerta of Argentina in four sets to win the French Open men’s singles title. See more sports moments from this date:

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In 1943, race-related rioting erupted in Detroit; federal troops were sent in two days later to quell the violence that resulted in more than …

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In 1993, President Bill Clinton nominated Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, and more events that happened on this …

In 1991, Mount Pinatubo in the northern Philippines exploded in one of the biggest volcanic eruptions of the 20th century, and more events tha…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Donald Trump, Kevin McHale, Lucy Hale, Marla Gibbs, Rod Argent, Ste…

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President Jimmy Carter and Soviet President Leonid I. Brezhnev signed the SALT II strategic arms limitation treaty in Vienna, and more events …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alison Moyet, Blake Shelton, Isabella Rossellini, Nathan Morris, Pa…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Daniel Bruhl, Eddie Levert, John Cho, Joyce Carol Oates, Laurie Met…

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