On this day: August 13

POSTED: 10:42 PM PDT Aug 09, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Aug 12, 2016 

Disney brings an animated deer to movie screens, construction begins on the Berlin Wall, a Hall of Fame slugger dies, and tragedy strikes the Indiana State Fair, all on this day.

OTD August 13 - Bobby Clarke
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1949: Hockey Hall of Fame center Bobby Clarke, who played his entire 15-season NHL career with the Philadelphia Flyers, is born in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada. During his career, he led the Flyers to two Stanley Cups and was awarded the Hart Trophy as league MVP three times. He's seen here during the warmup for the 2012 NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game.


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