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Performing Artists
1901 Sam Spiegel (Polish-American Filmmaker) Polish Performing Artists Filmmakers Internet Movie Database
1925 Jonathan Winters (Ohio-born Comedic Actor) Ohio Performing Artists American Performing Artists Television Film Biography
1929 LaVerne Baker (Doris Williams: Chicago-born African-American Jazz Vocalist) Chicago Performing Artists Jazz African American Registry
1962 Demi Moore (New Mexico-born Actress) New Mexico Performing Artists American Performing Artists Film Internet Movie Database
1964 Calista Flockhart (Illinois-born Actress) Illinois Performing Artists American Performing Artists Television Internet Movie Database
1974 Leonardo DiCaprio (Los Angeles-born Actor) Leonardo DiCaprio American Performing Artists Film Television
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1945 Jerome Kern (New York City-born Songwriter) Jerome Kern American Composers Musical Theater
1911 Jim Thorpe Kicks 4 Field Goals as Carlisle Indian School, PA Shocks Harvard 18-15 Pennsylvania Jim Thorpe Native American Heritage Football Hall of Fame ESPN
1939 0-0 Tie, Texas Tech Totals Punts 39 Times and Centenary Punts 38 Times Football National Football Foundation
1942 Road to Morocco w/Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour Opens at Theaters Bing Crosby Bob Hope Film Internet Movie Database History Channel
1964 The Rolling Stones First Perform in Wisconsin to a Crowd of 1,274 Fans at Milwaukee Auditorium The Rolling Stones Milwaukeee, Wisconsin Popular Musicians Wisconsin Historical Society
1973 Soviet Union Refuses to Play Chile in World Cup Soccer Soviet Union Chile Soccer The Cold War History Channel
2000 Austrian Cable Car Catches Fire: 155 Skiers Die Austria Skiing Death CNN

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