4th May

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2002 Football - FA Cup - Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-0 In the FA Cup final at the Millenium Stadium, Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-0
1996 Unabomber sentenced to life Unabomber Theodore Kaczynski receives four life sentences in a plea bargain which avoids him receiving the death penalty.
1993 Middle east peace agreement Yitzhak Rabin and Yasir Arafat sign an accord giving the Palestinians limited autonomy in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank
1983 Ronald Reagan backs the Contras Ronald Reagan is providing support to the Contras in their struggle against the Sandinista goverment in Nicaragua.
1982 Falklands War - 21 die as Sheffield is sunk HMS Sheffield is sunk by an Exocet missile killing 21.
1929 Audrey Hepburn is born Film actress Audrey Hepburn is born in Brussels, Belgium.

 

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On This Day - 4th May