TV SERIES DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1949

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Original television run: September 15, 1949 – June 6, 1957 on ABC

Clayton Moore in the starring role. Jay Silverheels, a member of the Mohawk
tribe of Canada played The Lone Ranger’s Indian companion, Tonto.

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TODAY IN HISTORY

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Tim maguire
Tim Maguire

Oliver Stone yearbook 
Oliver Stone yearbook photo from Trinity
School in New York City

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Director William Oliver Stone is 68 years old today

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VIDEO FOR THOSE WHO CARE ABOUT AUDIO

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PAPERS FIRST ISSUE ON THIS DAY IN 1982

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USA Today is a national daily newspaper published by the Gannett Company. It
was founded by Al Neuharth. It remains the widest circulated print newspaper in
the United States. USA Today is distributed in all fifty states, the District of
Columbia
, Puerto Rico, Guam, Canada and the United Kingdom. The paper
has its headquarters in the Tysons Corner area of Fairfax County, Virginia.

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WONDER – WRIGHT WEDDING ON THIS DAY IN 1970

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Stevie Wonder ( born Stevland Hardaway Judkins) and Syretta Wright

At the age of 20, singer Stevie Wonder married 24 year old Syreeta Wright, a
songwriter and former Motown secretary. The couple worked together on the 
his album, Where I’m Coming From; with Wonder writing the music, and Wright
helping with the lyrics. The two divorced two years later.

Wright died on July 6, 2004 of congestive heart failure, a result of chemotherapy
and radiation treatments she was receiving for breast and bone cancers. She
was 57 years old.

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