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12.15pm (AEDT) – Australian Open Tennis – Ash Barty v Daria Gavrilova – Melbourne
ABS Data Release – Recorded Crime, Offenders (2019-20)
Birthdays for Jennifer Aniston (1969) and Khalid (1998)
• the first first-class game of cricket played in Australia. It was Tasmania v Victoria in Launceston (1851)
• a 20.2kg lobster was caught off Nova Scotia – the heaviest crustacean ever caught (1977)
• Nelson Mandela being released from Victor Verster Prison in South Africa after 27 years as a political prisoner (1990)
• the deaths of Sylvia Plath (1963), Alexander McQueen (2010) and Whitney Houston (2012)
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