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June 13

What happened on the day you were born?

In the headlines today:
1996  Members of the Freemen anti-government group surrender to the FBI in Montana, ending an 81-day standoff.
1977James Earl Ray, assassin of Martin Luther King, Jr., is recaptured after his escape from prison.
1966The US Supreme Court issues the historic Miranda Decision, requiring suspects to be advised of their rights during arrest.
1956The British end their occupation of the Suez Canal.
1944Germany launches V-2 rocket bombs against Britain during WWII.
1927New Yorkers turn out by the thousands to honor aviator Charles Lindbergh with a ticker-tape parade.
1907Pennsylvania adopts its state flag.
1898Canada's Yukon Territory is organized.
1888The US Department of Labor is created by an act of Congress.
1777The Marquis de Lafayette lands at Georgetown, SC, to fight for the colonists during the American Revolution.

Born today:

1986  Mary-Kate Olsen - actress

1986  Ashley Olsen - actress

1969  Soren Rasted - multi-instrumentalist (Aqua)

1968  Deniece Pearson - R&B singer (Five Star)

1962  Ally Sheedy - actress

1953  Tim Allen - comedian, actor

1951  Richard Thomas - actor

1949  Dennis Locorriere - singer (Dr. Hook)

1943  Malcolm McDowell - actor

1913  Ralph Edwards - TV host

1892  Basil Rathbone - actor


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