Jerry Van Dyke, the younger brother of fellow comedian and actorDick Van Dyke, died Friday at his Arkansas ranch, his wife Shirley Ann Jones told CNN. He was 86.
The cornerstone of the White House is laid, the Boston Americans win the first World Series, and the Chilean miners are rescued, all on this day.
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The first successful manned Apollo mission launches, John Lennon releases the song "Imagine," George Washington gets a posthumous promotion, and Anita Hill accuses Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment, all on this day.