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Willie Mays breaks National League home run record

Willie Mays breaks National League home run record

On May 4, 1966, San Francisco Giants outfielder Willie Mays hits his 512th career home run to break Mel Ott’s National League record for home runs. Mays would finish his career with 660 home runs, good for third on the all-time list at the time of his retirement.Willie Howard Mays was born May 6, 1931, in Westfield, Alabama.

Papua New Guinea Population - History

Papua New Guinea Population - History

Population:3,360,474 (July 2009 est.)country comparison to the world: 135Age structure:0-14 years: 29.3 (male 501,950/female 481,750)15-64 years: 63.9 (male 1,085,435/female 1,061,530)65 years and over: 6.8 (male 106,934/female 122,875) (2009 est.)Median age:total: 27 yearsmale: 26.6 yearsfemale: 27.

Beaufighters attacking German shipping off southern France

Beaufighters attacking German shipping off southern France

Beaufighters attacking German shipping off southern France Here we see Beaufighters from the Mediterranean Allied Coastal Air Force attacking two German ships somewhere off the south coast of France, probably during 1944.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (9 January 2021), Beaufighters attacking German shipping off southern France , http://www.

Gunpowder Plot Timeline

Gunpowder Plot Timeline

Explore the timline of Gunpowder Plot.

Joseph Biden on the Thomas-Hill Sexual Harassment Hearings

Joseph Biden on the Thomas-Hill Sexual Harassment Hearings

Just days before the final vote confirming Judge Clarence Thomas& 39; appointment to the Supreme Court, Anita Hill& 39;s sexual harassment allegations against Thomas were leaked to the press, prompting the Senate Judiciary Committee to hold investigative hearings from October 11 to 13, 1991. Chairman Sen.

Far Away, Victoria Blake

Far Away, Victoria Blake

Far Away, Victoria BlakeFar Away, Victoria BlakeAt first this appears to be a novelisation of a POW escape story, in this case based on the author’s father’s own experiences escaping from German captivity in Italy, it soon evolves into something more complex. Two more stories soon enter the stage – the first being written in notebooks by the two POWs at the centre of the original story and the second involving their descendants and the long term impact of the war and their relative’s experiences.