The Louisiana Purchase is completed, South Carolina secedes from the U.S., Edison demonstrates his incandescent light, Elvis gets drafted, and the U.S. invades Panama, all on this day.
1982: Rock singer-songwriter David Cook, who rose to fame after winning the seventh season of "American Idol," is born in Houston, Texas.
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