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Died 1979: Ted Cassidy (actor)

1861: E. G. Otis received a patent for an elevator safety brake

Died 1898: Lewis Carroll (author)

Died 2010: Teddy Pendergrass (R&B singer)

2005: Launch of Deep Impact spacecraft to study comet Tempel 1

Born 1952: Ben Crenshaw (golfer)

Born 1892: Dumas Malone (author)

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