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2011

Jurgen Klinsmann announces as new US soccer manager

Jürgen Klinsmann is a German football manager and former player. Klinsmann was named the 35th head coach of the United States national team, replacing the previous manager Bob Bradley, who had been fired following a 4–2 loss to Mexico in the final of the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

2010

Diego Maradona announces to step down from manager position

The AFA announced that its board had unanimously decided not to renew his contract. Afterward, Maradona claimed that AFA president Julio Grondona and director of national teams Carlos Bilardo had "lied to", "betrayed" and effectively sacked him from the role.

1981

Formula One driver Fernando Alonso is born

Fernando Alonso Díaz About this sound audio is a Spanish Formula One racing driver and two-time world champion who is currently racing for McLaren F1 team. He is often regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers in the history of the sport.

1973

Roger Williamson dies in fatal crash

On his eighth lap, a suspected tire failure caused his car to flip upside down and catch fire. Williamson had not been seriously injured by the impact but was trapped under the car which was swiftly engulfed in flame, causing him to die of asphyxiation.

Anniversaries of famous

born 1993

Dak Prescott

born 1947

Stan Kroenke

born 1962

Scott Steiner

died 1976

Mickey Cohen