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Associated Press 13 Aug 2019

On This Day: 13 August 2009

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Guitar genius and inventor Les Paul died. (Aug. 13)


On 1 August 1936, the Olympic Games were televised for the first time, making an international star of Jesse Owens. (Aug. 1)
Blur and Oasis went head to head, releasing singles on the same day. But who would take the No. 1 spot in the U.K. chart? (Aug. 14)
Michael Jackson was in court to hear the verdict in the child molestation case against him. (June 13)
Stevie Wonder was born Stevland Morris in Michigan. (May 13)

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