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1927 Jazz musician Al Fairweather is born in Edinburgh, Scotland.

1917 Venezuelan pianist and composer Teresa Carreño dies at age 63 in New York City.

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Rockers Rally For "No Nukes"

1982

As part of the "No Nukes" movement during the Cold War, the largest political rally in US history takes place when about 750,000 people go to New York's Central Park for the Rally for Nuclear Disarmament, which features performances by Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, and Gary "U.S." Bonds.

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