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July 5th - Happy Birthday Huey Lewis & Edie Falco


Today is Thursday, July 5, the 187th day of 2012. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1687, Isaac Newton first published his Principia Mathematica, a three-volume work setting out his mathematical principles of natural philosophy.

On this date:
In 1295, Scotland and France form an alliance, the so-called "Auld Alliance," against England.
In 1316, Battle of Manolada between the Burgundian and Majorcan claimants of the Principality of Achaea
In 1610, John Guy sets sail from Bristol with 39 other colonists for Newfoundland.
In 1770, The Battle of Chesma between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire begins.
In 1775, The Second Continental Congress adopts the Olive Branch Petition.
In 1803, The Convention of Artlenburg leads to the French occupation of Hanover (which had been ruled by the British king).
In 1809, The Battle of Wagram, the largest of the Napoleonic Wars.
In 1811, Venezuela became the first South American country to declare independence from Spain.
In 1813, War of 1812: three weeks of British raids on Fort Schlosser, Black Rock and Plattsburgh, New York begin.
In 1814, War of 1812: Battle of Chippawa, American Major General Jacob Brown defeats British General Phineas Riall at Chippawa, Ontario.
In 1830, France invades Algeria.
In 1833, Admiral Charles Napier defeats the navy of the Portuguese usurper Dom Miguel at the third Battle of Cape St. Vincent.
In 1865, William Booth founded the Salvation Army in London.
In 1878, The coat of arms of the Baku governorate is established.
In 1884, Germany takes possession of Cameroon.
In 1912, a collision between a passenger coach and a freight train near Wilpen, Pa., claimed 26 lives.
In 1934, "Bloody Thursday", Police open fire on striking longshoremen in San Francisco.
In 1935, The National Labor Relations Act, which governs labor relations in the United States, is signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
In 1937, Spam, the luncheon meat, is introduced into the market by the Hormel Foods Corporation.
In 1940, World War II: the United Kingdom and the Vichy France government break off diplomatic relations.
In 1941, World War II: German troops reach the Dnieper River.
In 1943, World War II: An Allied invasion fleet sails for Sicily (Operation Husky, July 10, 1943).
In 1943, World War II: German forces begin a massive offensive against the Soviet Union at the Battle of Kursk. Also know as Operation Citadel
In 1945, World War II: Liberation of the Philippines declared.
In 1946, the bikini, created by Louis Reard, was worn by Micheline Bernardini during a poolside fashion show in Paris.
In 1947, Larry Doby signs a contract with the Cleveland Indians baseball team, becoming the first black player in the American League. (Jackie Robinson had broken the color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers in the National League 11 weeks earlier.)
In 1948, National Health Service Acts created the national public health systems in the United Kingdom
In 1950, Korean War: Task Force Smith, First clash between American and North Korean forces in the Battle of Osan.
In 1950, Zionism: the Knesset passes the Law of Return which grants all Jews the right to immigrate to Israel.
In 1954, The BBC broadcasts its first television news bulletin.
In 1954, The Andhra Pradesh High Court is established.
In 1962, independence took effect in Algeria; the same day, civilians of European descent, mostly French, came under attack by extremists in the port city of Oran (reports of the death toll vary from about a hundred to the thousands).
In 1962, The Late Late Show, the world's longest-running chat show by the same broadcaster, airs on RTÉ One for the first time.
In 1970, Air Canada Flight 621 crashes near Toronto International Airport killing 109 people.
In 1971, President Richard Nixon certified the 26th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which lowered the minimum voting age from 21 to 18.
In 1973, Catastrophic BLEVE (Boiling Liquid Expanding Vapor Explosion) in Kingman, Ariz., following a fire that broke out as propane is being transferred from a railroad car to a storage tank, kills 11 firefighters.
In 1975, Arthur Ashe became the first black man to win a Wimbledon singles title as he defeated Jimmy Connors.
In 1975, Cape Verde gains its independence from Portugal.
In 1977, Military coup in Pakistan: Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, the first elected Prime Minister of Pakistan, is overthrown.
In 1984, the Supreme Court weakened the 70-year-old "exclusionary rule," deciding that evidence seized in good faith with defective court warrants could be used against defendants in criminal trials.
In 1987, First instance of the LTTE using suicide attacks on Sri Lankan Army. The Black Tigers are born, and in the following years continue to use the tactic to deadly effect.
In 1989, Iran-Contra Affair: Oliver North is sentenced by U.S. District Judge Gerhard A. Gesell to a three-year suspended prison term, two years probation, $150,000 in fines and 1,200 hours community service. His convictions are later overturned.
In 1991, a worldwide financial scandal erupted as regulators in eight countries shut down the Bank of Credit and Commerce International.
In 1995, Armenia adopts its constitution, four years after their independence from the Soviet Union.
In 1996, Dolly the sheep becomes the first mammal cloned from an adult cell.
In 1999, Wolverhampton, England is hit by storms which include a tornado. The area is hit again with severe storms on August 1.
In 1999, U.S. President Bill Clinton imposes trade and economic sanctions against the Taliban regime in Afghanistan.
In 2004, The first Indonesian presidential election is held.
In 2006, North Korea launches at least two short-range Nodong-2 missiles, one SCUD missile and one long-range Taepodong-2 missile.
In 2009, A series of violent riots break out in Ürümqi, the capital city of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in China.
In 2009, Roger Federer wins a record 15th Grand Slam title in tennis, winning a five set match against Andy Roddick at Wimbledon.
In 2009, The largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever discovered, consisting of more than 1,500 items, is found near the village of Hammerwich, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, England.

Ten years ago: President George W. Bush telephoned Afghan President Hamid Karzai to express condolences for the deaths of Afghan civilians killed in a U.S. bombing four days earlier. Baseball Hall of Famer Ted Williams died in Citrus County, Fla., at age 83.

Five years ago: In a setback to President George W. Bush's war strategy, GOP stalwart Sen. Pete Domenici said he wanted to see an end to combat operations and U.S. troops heading home from Iraq by spring 2008. French opera soprano Regine Crespin died in Paris at age 80.

One year ago: A jury in Orlando, Fla., found Casey Anthony, 25, not guilty of murder, manslaughter and child abuse in the 2008 disappearance and death of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee.

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Today's Birthdays: Actress Katherine Helmond is 83. Actress Shirley Knight is 76. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 69. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 64. Rock star Huey Lewis is 62. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 61. Country musician Charles Ventre is 60. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 53. Actor Dorien Wilson is 50. Actress Edie Falco is 49. Actress Kathryn Erbe is 47. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg is 44. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 43. Rapper RZA is 43. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 39. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 39. Actor Dale Godboldo is 37. Rapper Bizarre is 36. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 35. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 32. Actor Ryan Hansen is 31. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 30. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 27. Actor Jason Dolley is 21.

Other notable birthdays, July 5:
1922, Bob Duffy, American basketball player
1950, Michael Monarch, American guitarist (Steppenwolf)
1954, Jimmy Crespo, American guitarist (Aerosmith -- Night in the Ruts album)
1954, Wayne Hale, American NASA engineer
1955, Peter McNamara, Australian tennis player
1956, Patsy Pease, American actress
1956, James Lofton, American football player and coach
1960, Pruitt Taylor Vince, American actor
1963, Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor
1963, Mark Stockwell, Australian swimmer
1966, Susannah Doyle, British actress
1966, Claudia Wells, American actress
1968, John Ruskin, Canadian celebrity interviewer and musician (The Evaporators)
1969, Jeremy Spake, English television personality
1979, Shane Filan, Irish singer (Westlife)
1979, Amélie Mauresmo, French tennis player
1981, Ryan Hansen, American actor (Veronica Mars)
1985, Megan Rapinoe, American soccer player (U.S. Women's National Team)
1986, Adam Young, American musician, main project (Owl City)
1989, Joseph King, American singer and guitarist (Canvas, Deadbeat Darling)

Born on this day, July 5, passed away:
1586, Thomas Hooker, English Connecticut colonist (d. 1647)
1675, Mary Walcott, American accuser at the Salem witch trials (d. after 1719)
1755, Sarah Siddons, British actress (d. 1831)
1801, David Farragut, American naval commander (d. 1870)
1805, Jérôme Napoleon Bonaparte, French prince (d. 1870)
1810, P.T. Barnum, American circus owner (d. 1891)
1853, Cecil Rhodes, British founder of Rhodesia (d. 1902)
1879, Dwight F. Davis, American tennis player and politician (d. 1945)
1889, Jean Cocteau, French writer (d. 1963)
1902, Henry Cabot Lodge Jr., American diplomat (d. 1985)
1904, Milburn Stone, American actor (d. 1980)
1905, Myles Horton, American educator and Civil Rights Movement figure (d. 1990)
1911, Georges Pompidou, French politician (d. 1974)
1913, Smiley Lewis, American rhythm and blues vocalist and guitarist (d. 1966)
1928, Warren Oates, American actor (d. 1982)
1938, Ronnie Self, American rock singer and songwriter (d. 1981)
1943, Curt Blefary, American baseball player (d. 2001)
1970, Andre Hicks, American rapper (d. 2004)

Notable deaths, July 5:
1819, William Cornwallis, Royal Navy admiral ([sign in to see URL])
1929, Henry Lincoln Johnson, American member of 369th regiment (aka Harlem Hell Fighters), the first American to receive the Croix de guerre (b. 1897)
1983, Harry James, American trumpeter (b. 1916)
1998, Sid Luckman, American football player (b. 1916)
2002, Ted Williams, American baseball player (b. 1918)
2004, Rodger Ward, American race car driver (b. 1921)
2005, James Stockdale, U.S. Navy vice admiral (b. 1923)
2005, Shirley Goodman, American singer (b. 1936)
2006, Kenneth Lay, American businessman (b. 1942)
2007, Régine Crespin, French operatic soprano (b. 1927)
2007, Kerwin Mathews, American actor (b. 1926)
2007, George Melly, British jazz & blues musician (b. 1926)
2010, Bob Probert, Canadian professional ice hockey forward. (b. 1965)
2011, Cy Twombly, American artist (b. 1928)

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Today is Friday, July 5, the 186th day of 2013. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1943, the Battle of Kursk began during World War II as German forces attacked a Soviet salient (or bulge) around the Russian city of Kursk; in the weeks that followed, the Soviets were able to repeatedly repel the Germans, who eventually withdrew in defeat.

One year ago: Trucks carrying NATO supplies rolled into Afghanistan for the first time in more than seven months, ending a painful chapter in [sign in to see URL] relations that saw the border closed until Washington apologized for an airstrike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers. Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla was convicted and sentenced to 50 years for a systematic program to steal babies from prisoners who were kidnapped, tortured and killed during the military junta's so-called "dirty war" on leftist dissidents. Jockey Jorge Herrera, 33, died after falling from his horse during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds.

Today's Birthdays: Actress Katherine Helmond is 84. Actress Shirley Knight is 77. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 70. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 65. Rock star Huey Lewis is 63. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 62. Country musician Charles Ventre is 61. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 54. Actor Dorien Wilson is 51. Actress Edie Falco is 50. Actress Jillian Armenante is 49. Actress Kathryn Erbe (er-BEE') is 48. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg (STOOL'-bahrg) is 45. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 44. Rapper RZA (RIH'-zuh) is 44. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 40. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 40. Actor Dale Godboldo is 38. Rapper Bizarre is 37. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 36. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 33. Actor Ryan Hansen is 32. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 31. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 28. Actor Jason Dolley is 22.

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Today is Saturday, July 5, the 186th day of 2014. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1954, Elvis Presley's first commercial recording session took place at Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee; the song he recorded was "That's All Right."

Ten years ago: In a stinging rebuke, Mexican President Vicente Fox's chief of staff, Alfonso Durazo, resigned; in a 19-page letter, Durazo said he objected to first lady Marta Sahagun's presidential ambitions and claimed the administration was repeating some of the vices of the old ruling party that Fox had unseated after seven decades in power.

Five years ago: A bankruptcy judge ruled that General Motors Corp. could sell the bulk of its assets to a new company, clearing the way for the automaker to emerge from bankruptcy protection. Riots and street battles that killed nearly 200 people erupted in China's western Xinjiang province in the deadliest ethnic unrest to hit the region in decades. Roger Federer won his record 15th Grand Slam title when he outlasted Andy Roddick 5-7, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (5), 3-6, 16-14 in a marathon match for his sixth Wimbledon championship.

One year ago: Pope Francis cleared two of the 20th Century's most influential popes to become saints in the Roman Catholic church, approving a miracle needed to canonize Pope John Paul II and waiving Vatican rules to honor Pope John XXIII. Enraged Islamists pushed back against the toppling of President Mohammed Morsi, as tens of thousands of his supporters took to the streets vowing to win his reinstatement and clashed with their opponents in violence that killed some three dozen people.

Today's Birthdays: Actress Katherine Helmond is 85. Actress Shirley Knight is 78. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 71. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 66. Rock star Huey Lewis is 64. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 63. Country musician Charles Ventre is 62. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 55. Actor Dorien Wilson is 52. Actress Edie Falco is 51. Actress Jillian Armenante is 50. Actress Kathryn Erbe (er-BEE') is 49. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg (STOOL'-bahrg) is 46. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 45. Rapper RZA (RIH'-zuh) is 45. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 41. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 41. Actor Dale Godboldo is 39. Rapper Bizarre is 38. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 37. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 34. Actor Ryan Hansen is 33. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 32. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 29. Actor Jason Dolley is 23.

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Today is Sunday, July 5, the 186th day of 2015. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1865, the Secret Service Division of the U.S. Treasury Department was founded in Washington, D.C., with the mission of suppressing counterfeit currency.

Ten years ago: President George W. Bush thanked Iraq war ally Denmark during a stopover in Copenhagen while en route to an international economic summit in Scotland. Hurricane Cindy moved ashore, pelting the Louisiana coast with sideways rain and intermittent squalls. Retired Vice Adm. and war hero James Stockdale, Ross Perot's 1992 presidential running mate, died in Coronado, Calif., at age 81.

Five years ago: Israel eased its blockade of Hamas-ruled Gaza to allow virtually all consumer goods; the move was welcomed by the White House, but Gaza business leaders and rights activists said the measures were far short of what Gaza needed. Opera singer Cesare Siepi, 87, died in Atlanta. David Fanshawe, a widely traveled British musical explorer best known as the composer of "African Sanctus," died in Wiltshire, England, at age 68.

One year ago: Ukrainian troops forced pro-Russian insurgents out of Slovyansk, a key stronghold in Ukraine's embattled east. Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour to win Wimbledon for the second time.

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Today's Birthdays: Actress Katherine Helmond is 86. Actress Shirley Knight is 79. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 72. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 67. Rock star Huey Lewis is 65. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 64. Country musician Charles Ventre is 63. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 56. Actor John Marshall Jones is 53. Actor Dorien Wilson is 53. Actress Edie Falco is 52. Actress Jillian Armenante is 51. Actress Kathryn Erbe (er-BEE') is 50. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg (STOOL'-bahrg) is 47. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 46. Rapper RZA (RIH'-zuh) is 46. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 42. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 42. Actor Dale Godboldo is 40. Rapper Bizarre is 39. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 38. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 35. Actor Ryan Hansen is 34. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 33. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 30. Actor Jason Dolley is 24.

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Today is Tuesday, July 5, the 187th day of 2016. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1946, the bikini, created by Louis Reard (ray-AHRD'), was modeled by Micheline Bernardini during a poolside fashion show in Paris.

Ten years ago: Enron founder Kenneth Lay, who was facing decades in prison for one of the most sprawling business frauds in U.S. history, died in Aspen, Colo., at age 64. (As a result, Lay's convictions were vacated.)

Five years ago: A jury in Orlando, Fla., found Casey Anthony, 25, not guilty of murder, manslaughter and child abuse in the 2008 disappearance and death of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee.

One year ago: Greek voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for more austerity measures in exchange for a bailout of their bankrupt economy. The first pope from Latin America, Francis, landed in Ecuador, returning to South America for the first time bearing a message of solidarity with the region's poor. The United States won its third Women's World Cup title and first since 1999 with a 5-2 victory over Japan behind a first-half hat trick by Carli Lloyd.

Today's Birthdays: Actress Katherine Helmond is 87. Actress Shirley Knight is 80. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 73. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 68. Rock star Huey Lewis is 66. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 65. Country musician Charles Ventre is 64. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 57. Actor John Marshall Jones is 54. Actor Dorien Wilson is 54. Actress Edie Falco is 53. Actress Jillian Armenante is 52. Actress Kathryn Erbe (er-BEE') is 51. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg (STOOL'-bahrg) is 48. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 47. Rapper RZA (RIH'-zuh) is 47. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 43. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 43. Actor Dale Godboldo is 41. Rapper Bizarre is 40. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 39. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 36. Actor Ryan Hansen is 35. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 34. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 31. Actor Jason Dolley is 25.

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Today is Wednesday, July 5, the 186th day of 2017. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:
On July 5, 1947, Larry Doby made his debut with the Cleveland Indians, becoming the first black player in the American League three months after Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in the National League. In the game against the Chicago White Sox at Comiskey Park, Doby, pinch-hitting for Bryan Stephens, struck out in his first at-bat during the seventh inning; Chicago won 6-5.

Ten years ago: In a setback for President George W. Bush, GOP stalwart Sen. Pete Domenici (doh-MEN'-ih-chee) withdrew his support for the president's Iraq war policy and embraced a proposal to bring home most troops by March 2008. French opera soprano Regine Crespin died in Paris at age 80.

Five years ago: Trucks carrying NATO supplies rolled into Afghanistan for the first time in more than seven months, ending a painful chapter in [sign in to see URL] relations that saw the border closed until Washington apologized for an airstrike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers. Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla was convicted and sentenced to 50 years for a systematic program to steal babies from prisoners who were kidnapped, tortured and killed during the military junta's so-called "dirty war" on leftist dissidents. (Videla died in prison in May 2013.) Jockey Jorge Herrera, 33, died after falling from his horse during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in California.

One year ago: The FBI recommended no criminal charges for Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, but Director James Comey's scathing criticism of her "extremely careless" handling of classified material revitalized Republican attacks. President Barack Obama heartily vouched for Hillary Clinton's trustworthiness and dedication, making his first outing on the campaign stump for his former secretary of state with an appearance in Charlotte, North Carolina. Republican Donald Trump praised former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's ruthlessness, saying in Raleigh, N.C., that while Saddam was a "bad guy," he "killed terrorists. He did that so good."

Today's Birthdays — July 5: Actress Katherine Helmond is 88. Actress Shirley Knight is 81. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 74. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 69. Rock star Huey Lewis is 67. Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 66. Country musician Charles Ventre is 65. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 58. Actor John Marshall Jones is 55. Actor Dorien Wilson is 55. Actress Edie Falco is 54. Actress Jillian Armenante is 53. Actress Kathryn Erbe (er-BEE') is 52. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg (STOOL'-bahrg) is 49. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 48. Rapper RZA (RIH'-zuh) is 48. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 44. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 44. Actor Dale Godboldo is 42. Rapper Bizarre is 41. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 40. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 37. Actor Ryan Hansen is 36. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 35. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 32. Actor Jason Dolley is 26.


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Today is Thursday, July 5, the 186th day of 2018. There are 179 days left in the year.

Today's Highlights in History:
On July 5, 1947, Larry Doby made his debut with the Cleveland Indians, becoming the first black player in the American League three months after Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in the National League. In the game against the Chicago White Sox at Comiskey Park, Doby, pinch-hitting for Bryan Stephens, struck out in his first at-bat during the seventh inning; Chicago won 6-5.

On July 5,1954, Elvis Presley's first commercial recording session took place at Sun Records in Memphis, Tenn.; the song he recorded was "That's All Right."

10 years ago in 2008: Venus Williams won her fifth Wimbledon singles title, beating younger sister Serena 7-5, 6-4 in the final. Gas station owner Kent Couch flew a lawn chair rigged with helium-filled balloons more than 200 miles across the Oregon desert, landing in a field in Cambridge, Idaho.

5 years ago in 2013: Pope Francis cleared two of the 20th Century's most influential popes to become saints in the Roman Catholic church, approving a miracle needed to canonize Pope John Paul II and waiving Vatican rules to honor Pope John XXIII. Enraged Islamists pushed back against the toppling of President Mohammed Morsi, as tens of thousands of his supporters took to the streets vowing to win his reinstatement and clashed with their opponents in violence that killed some three dozen people.

1 year ago in 2017: The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that two laws passed by Congress did not end the right to a bond hearing for unaccompanied immigrant children who are detained by federal authorities.

Today's Birthdays — Thursday, June 5, 2018: Actress Katherine Helmond is 89. Actress Shirley Knight is 82. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 75. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 70. Rock star Huey Lewis is 68. Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 67. Country musician Charles Ventre is 66. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 59. Actor John Marshall Jones is 56. Actor Dorien Wilson is 56. Actress Edie Falco is 55. Actress Jillian Armenante is 54. Actress Kathryn Erbe is 53. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg is 50. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 49. Rapper RZA is 49. Rhythm and blues singer Joe is 45. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 45. Actor Dale Godboldo is 43. Rapper Bizarre is 42. Rapper Royce da 5'9" is 41. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 38. Actor Ryan Hansen is 37. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 36. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 33. Actor Jason Dolley is 27.

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