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|18 Sep 1978
||Allan Blanchard, Washington, DC bureau chief of the Detroit News, dies from Legionnaire's disease. He is the only such death ever reported in the nation's capital.
|10 Aug 1986
||Legionnaire's outbreak last two and one half weeks in Sheboygan, WI. Twenty-nine infected, two fatalities.
|29 Sep 1987
||Henry Ford II (yes of the Henry Ford's), dies of Legionnaire's disease
|29 Dec 1995
||High levels of Legionella bacteria found in Britain's House of Commons.
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