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1896 Raymond Massey (Canadian-born Actor, Director and Producer) Canadian Performing Artists Actor Television Film Internet Movie Database
1898 Shirley Booth (New York City-born Actress: "Hazel") New York City Performing Artists Actor Television Stage & Theater NY Times
1908 Fred MacMurray (Chicago-born Actor) Chicago Performing Artists Actor Television Film Internet Movie Database
1972 Cameron Diaz (California-born Actress) California Performing Artists Actor Film Biography.com
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1918 Ted Williams (California-born Member of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Ted Williams Baseball Hall of Fame
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1938 Max Factor (Polish-born Hollywood Cosmetics and Makeup Artist) Polish Artists & Designers Artists Film Biography.com
1961 Charles Coburn (Georgia-born 1943 Academy Award-Winning Actor) Georgia Performing Artists Actor Film 1943 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Internet Movie Database
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1905 Ty Cobb Plays His First Major League Game for the Detroit Tigers Ty Cobb Baseball Hall of Fame University of Georgia
1920 The First Lone Ranger Movie Is Released Film Internet Movie Database
1936 Donald Duck First Appears in a Comic Strip Cartoons & Comics This Day in Disney History
1968 "Hey Jude" Is Registered with U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Popular Music Patents & Trademarks U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
1984 An Auction of Beatles Memorabilia Raises $270,000 The Beatles Business History Channel

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