3rd July

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1994 Martina Navratilova defeated in Wimbledon final Martina Navratilova is defeated in the final of her last Wimbledon
1988 US warship shoots down civilian airliner A US warship shoots down an Iranian airliner killing all 286 on board.
1987 Klaus Barbie found guilty of war crimes German born Klaus Barbie is found guilty of war crimes in a trial in Lyons
1971 Jim Morrison dies Jim Morrison dies in Paris of heart failure at the age of 27.
1969 Brian Jones drowns Rolling Stones member Brian Jones dies by drowning

 

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On This Day - 3rd July