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Today is International Astronomy Day, Great Poetry Reading Day, Kiss Your Mate Day, National Blueberry Pie Day and National Bulldogs are Beautiful Day
-- On this date in 1914, the air conditioner was invented
-- On this date in 1919, the first successful parachute jump was made .
-- On this date in 1967, Muhammad Ali, whose real name was Cassius Clay, refused to join the United States Army
-- On this date in 1986, Crook & Chase debuted on The Nashville Network
-- On this date in 1990, After 6,137 performances, the Broadway musical A Chorus Line closed
-- On this date in 1990, Axl Rose married Erin Everly at Cupid's Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. They divorced in January 1991 after a stormy nine months of marriage.
-- On this date in 1991, the Strippers Hall of Fame opened in California
-- On this date in 2000, Jay Leno got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
-- On this date in 2003, Apple Computer's iTunes Music Store launched and sold more than 1 million songs in its first week ..
-- On this date in 2003, Ozzy Osbourne's son Jack went into rehab
-- On this date in 2004, The Abu Ghraib prison abuse scandal became public when graphic photos of U.S. soldiers physically abusing Iraqi prisoners were shown on 60 Minutes II
-- On this date in 2008, The New York Daily News began reporting that Roger Clemens and former country star Mindy McCready dated when she was just 15. He said it wasn’t sexual.
-- On this date in 2009, Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick announced they were expecting twin daughters through a surrogate pregnancy.
-- On this date in 2010, Sandra Bullock announced she was divorcing Jesse James
-- On this date in 2011, Phillip Garrido and his wife, Nancy, plead guilty to kidnapping Jaycee Dugard, who was abducted in California in 1991 at age 11 and rescued 18 years later