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Calendar for May 4th, 2014

1784: First general meeting of the Society of the Cincinnati, in Philadelphia

Born 1796: Horace Mann (educator)

1886: Haymarket Affair, Chicago, Illinois

Born 1929: Audrey Hepburn (actress)

Born 1959: Randy Travis (country music singer)

1961: First on-the-road Spacemobile lecture

1961: First Freedom Ride began

Born 1967: Ana Gasteyer (actress)

1970: National Guardsmen killed 4 antiwar demonstrators at Kent State University

Died 1975: Moe Howard (actor)

Born 1979: Lance Bass (singer)

1979: Margaret Thatcher became the United Kingdom's first female Prime Minister

1989: Magellan spacecraft launched from Space Shuttle Atlantis

Born 1994: Alexander Gould (actor, voice of Nemo in Finding Nemo)

2000: Love Bug computer virus caused billions of dollars in damages

Died 2008: Fredric Baur (credited with creating Pringles and its can. Part of Mr. Baur's cremated remains were buried in a Pringles can.)

Died 2009: Dom DeLuise (actor)

2010: Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. However, her name was misspelled.


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