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Mem­o­rable events on this day

1961:

Benny ‘Kid’ Paret won the world wel­ter­weight box­ing ti­tle, beat­ing Emile Grif­fith on points in New York. Six months later in a re­match, Paret was stopped in round 12 and died from his in­juries.

2002:

Bull­doz­ers be­gan de­mol­ish­ing the old Wem­b­ley sta­dium.

2015:

The FA an­nounced that Jose Mour­inho would face no ac­tion over his com­ments on Chelsea doc­tor Eva Carneiro.

In the spot­light: Carneiro.

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