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1989 ( MALAWI) – The first international soccer match against LIBERIA. Malawi lost 0-1. The match was a World Cup Qualifier.
2000 – 2004 – In eastern Congo Government forces regained control of Bukavu without a fight as rebel forces fled
2002 – An investigation began into claims by Congo’s Hemu community that some 2,400 of its people had been killed since April by the Lendu tribe and rebel allies.
1572 – Been Jonson, English playwright and poet.
1769 – Anne Newport Royally, American Newspaper reporter.
1823 – James L. Kemper, Confederate general during the American Civil War.
FAMOUS FOOTBALLER BIRTHDAY
1969 – John Dreyer
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF: Coal Miners Day