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TODAY'S BIOGRAPHY

Kelsey Grammer
February 21, 1955
Actor


Kelsey Grammer is an American actor, comedian, television producer, director, writer, and voice artist. He was the first American actor ever to be nominated for multiple Emmy awards for portraying the same character on three different television shows (Cheers, Frasier, and Wings). He has won five Emmy Awards, three Golden Globes, two People's Choice Awards, and the inaugural Television Chairman's Award.


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TODAY IN HISTORY

On this day 72 years ago, in 1947, Edwin Land demonstrates the first "instant camera", the Polaroid Land Camera, to a meeting of the Optical Society of America in NYC.


Also on this day in...
1878 The first telephone book is issued in New Haven, Connecticut.
1885 The newly completed Washington Monument is dedicated.
1937 Initial flight of the first successful flying car, Waldo Waterman's Arrowbile.
1965 Malcolm X is assassinated in New York City by members of the Nation of Islam.
1972 President Nixon arrives in China, the first president to visit a nation not recognized by the U.S.
1975 John N. Mitchell, H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman are sentenced to prison.
1989 President H. W. Bush calls Ayatollah Khomeini's death warrant against "Satanic Verses" author Salman Rushdie "deeply offensive to the norms of civilized behavior."
1995 Steve Fossett becomes the first person to fly solo across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon.


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THIS WEEK ON THE RADIO

10 Years Ago
Lady Gaga - Poker Face
20 Years Ago
TLC - No Scrubs
30 Years Ago
Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
30 Years Ago
Donna Summer - Bad Girls
50 Years Ago
Aquarius - Let the Sunshine In


THIS DAY IN MUSIC

Musicians born on this day

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THIS WEEK AT THE MOVIES

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Movie Title Gross*
1 Alita: Battle Angel 27.8
2 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
21.2
3 Isn't It Romantic
14.2
4 What Men Want
10.9
5 Happy Death Day 2U
9.8
6 Cold Pursuit
6.0
7 The Upside
5.6
8 Glass
3.9
9 The Prodigy
3.2
10 Green Book
2.8


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