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OCTOBER 18

1904 A(bbott) J(oseph) Liebling (New York City-born Journalist) A(bbott) J(oseph) Liebling Journalism
1926 Chuck Berry (Missouri-born African-American Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Chuck Berry Rock and Roll Hall of Fame African Americans Performing Artists
1961 Wynton Marsalis (New Orleans-born Trumpeter) Wynton Marsalis Popular Musicians African Americans Performing Artists
1984 Esperanza Spalding (Oregon-born Jazz Musician) Esperanza Spalding Jazz Latin-American Performing Artists African Americans Performing Artists
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1968 John Lennon and Yoko Ono Arrested for Drug Possession John Lennon The Beatles Law & Legal Resources Crime Illegal Drugs History Channel

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