On this day: December 31

POSTED: 02:25 AM PST Dec 29, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Dec 30, 2013 

Times Square holds its first New Year's Eve celebration, the board game Monopoly is patented, "Calvin and Hobbes" say goodbye, and the U.S. relinquishes control of the Panama Canal, all on this day.

OTD December 31 - Bruce Springsteen
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1980: Bruce Springsteen plays an epic show at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., lasting four hours, 38 minutes and covering 38 songs. As far as anybody can tell, it's the longest Springsteen show ever.


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