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Died 1971: Marcel Dupré (composer)

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    Born 1961: Melissa Etheridge (musician)

    Died 2014: Maya Angelou (poet)

    Died 1840: Niccolò Paganini (composer)

    Born 1912: Jay Silverheels (actor who played "Tonto" on The Lone Ranger TV series)

    1990: Gary Stewart of California set the record for consecutive pogo jumps at 177,737 in 20 hours, 20 minutes

    1844: Samuel Morse transmitted the first telegraphic message from the U.S. Supreme Court room, Washington, D.C., to Baltimore. The message: What hath God wrought

    Born 1928: Rosemary Clooney (singer)

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