On this day: January 20

POSTED: 06:54 PM PST Jan 05, 2014    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Jan 19, 2014 

FDR is inaugurated for an unprecedented fourth time, Elvis is promoted to sergeant, "Meet The Beatles!" hits record stores, and Iran releases the American hostages, all on this day.

OTD January 20 - David Lynch
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1946: Filmmaker David Lynch, best known for movies such as "Eraserhead," "The Elephant Man," "Dune," "Blue Velvet," "Wild at Heart" and "Mulholland Drive," and the TV series "Twin Peaks," is born in Missoula, Mont. He has been nominated for Academy Awards for Best Director for the movies "The Elephant Man," "Blue Velvet" and "Mulholland Drive" and also earned a Best Adapted Screenplay nomination for "The Elephant Man."

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