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Tiraspol

Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic , as well as large Jewish emigration in the early 1990s, the population of the city fell below its 1989 number and the 2004 Census in Transnistria put its population at 158,069. 2004 Census: PMR urban, multilingual, multicultural, from Pridnestrovie.net. Sport Sheriff Tirāspol (FC Sheriff) & FC Tiraspol. Sheriff are the most successful Moldovan football club of recent history, winning every


Cali

the Intercontinental Cup (Intercontinental Cup (football)) against Steaua București (CSA Steaua București), which beat 1-0 in Tokyo. The team would close its most successful era in club's history winning in 1987 the Copa Interamericana against L.D. Alajuelense. After Veira's depparture, River designed Carlos Timoteo Griguol for the 87 88 season, and César Menotti for the 1988 89 season as coachs. Although River acquired a bunch of renowned players such as Ángel Comizzo, Omar Palma


Allentown, Pennsylvania

Eastern Professional Basketball League team, from 1958 to 1981. The Jets were one of the most dominant franchises in the league's history, winning eight playoff championships and twelve division titles. The team’s home games were played in Rockne Hall at Allentown Central Catholic High School. The city is home to the Parkettes National Gymnastics Training Center, which has been the training ground for numerous Olympians and U.S. national gymnastics champions. In 2003, CNN aired


Warsaw

Polish football clubs in history winning a total of 9 Ekstraklasa Champions titles and 14 Polish Cup trophies. Currently the club is owned by media holding ITI. '''Legia Warszawa''' ( ) is a professional football (Football (soccer)) club based in Warsaw, Poland. It was founded in March 1916 (during the military operations of the World War I on the eastern front) in the area of Maniewicze in Volhynia as the football club of the Polish Legions

Stadium . Legia is one of the most successful Polish football clubs in history winning a total of 9 Ekstraklasa Champions titles and 14 Polish Cup trophies. Currently the club is owned by media holding ITI. thumbnail 245px left Legia Warsaw in 1916 (File:Polish Legionists playing soccer (1914-1918).jpg) Legia was formed between the 5th and 15 March 1916 during the military operations of World War I on the Eastern Front (Eastern Front (World War I)) in the neighborhood


Columbus, Ohio

, who led the National League in home runs for seven consecutive seasons (1946 through 1952). While attendance at Forbes Field rose to among the top in the NL, the team built around Kiner placed in the first division (First division (baseball)) only once – in He attended high school in Columbus and graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. DATE OF BIRTH April 7, 1951 PLACE OF BIRTH Columbus (Columbus, Ohio), Ohio DATE OF DEATH thumb 300px Melvin Rios and Baldemar Velasquez at Columbus Rally for Undocumented Immigrants' Rights, 2006-03-26 (Image:20060326 14-05-39melvinbaldemarvelasquez.JPG) On March 26, thousands rallied outside the Columbus, Ohio (w:Columbus, Ohio) statehouse, advocating rights for undocumented immigrants. This was one of a series of rallies following one in Los Angeles (w:Los Angeles, California), which was reported to have drawn over 500,000 attendees.


Nigeria

;div style "float:right;margin-left:0.5em;" *May 1- Sugar Ray Robinson wins the world Middleweight title for a record fourth time, knocking out Gene Fullmer in the fifth round with a punch that became known as ''the perfect punch'', at Chicago (Chicago, Illinois). *June 24- Hogan Bassey becomes Nigeria's first world boxing champion in history, winning the vacant world Featherweight title with a tenth round knockout of Cherif Hamia, at Paris. *September 23- Carmen


Buenos Aires

Cup against Steaua București (CSA Steaua București), which beat 1-0 in Tokyo. The team would close its most successful era in club's history winning in 1987 the Copa Interamericana against L.D. Alajuelense. After Veira's depparture, River designed Carlos Timoteo Griguol for the 87 88 season, and César Menotti for the 1988 89 season as coachs. Although River acquired a bunch of renowned players such as Ángel Comizzo, Omar Palma, Claudio Borghi, Abel Balbo


Boston

Division I Championship NCAA Championship s (1955, 56). He joined the Boston Celtics and helped make them one of the greatest dynasties in NBA history, winning eleven championships over his thirteen-year career (1956–69) as well as five MVP awards. Russell revolutionized defensive strategy with his shot-blocking, rebounding and physical man-to-man defense. While he was never the focal point of the Celtics offense, much of the team's scoring came when Russell grabbed defensive rebounds


Toronto

history, winning the 1989, 1990, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2006, 2007 and 2009 premierships, being runners up in 2008, and competing in finals constantly over the years. *Cape Breton University in Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia *Glendon College in Toronto, Ontario (a division of York University) *Mount Allison University in Sackville (Sackville, New Brunswick), New Brunswick 2009 saw the band tour performing sporadic free\benefit


Philadelphia

has won the Swimming World Mythical National Championships eight times, including the inaugural boys' and girls' independent-school titles in 1977 and 1982. The teams in the early 1990s were among the most-dominant high-school swimming programs in history, winning back-to-back boys' and girls' Mythical titles in 1990 and 1991. The 1994-95 team was the only team ever to lead the nation in all six relays. In 2007 both the girls and boys teams claimed first place at the Eastern Interscholastic Swimming and Diving Championships held at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During the 2008 championships, Peddie broke three national independent-school records in the girls' relay events. In 2011, Peddie's boys swim team won the Eastern Interscholastic Swimming and Diving Championships, continuing their success. Staff. "Hill swimmers have record weekends", ''The Mercury (Pennsylvania)'', February 15, 2011. Accessed July 6, 2011. "The Hill School swim teams closed out the season with the 111th Eastern Interscholastic Swimming and Divings Championships, last weekend at the La Salle University's Kirk Natatorium.... The Hill boys team placed 17th, and Peddie School won the boys team title." Outside of Philadelphia, suburbs like Radnor (Radnor Township, Pennsylvania), Swarthmore (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania), and Villanova (Villanova, Pennsylvania) developed along the Pennsylvania Main Line. As early as 1850, 83 commuter stations had been built within a 15-mile radius of Boston.


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