On this day: May 13

POSTED: 10:30 PM PDT May 11, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT May 12, 2016 

America declares war on Mexico, The Beatles film "Let It Be" premieres, Pope John Paul II survives an assassination attempt, and Tipper Gore doesn't like what she hears, all on this day.

OTD May 13 - Stevie Wonder
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1950: Singer-songwriter, musician and record producer Stevie Wonder, best known for hit songs such as  "Superstition," "Sir Duke," "You Are the Sunshine of My Life" and "I Just Called to Say I Love You," is born Stevland Hardaway Judkins in Saginaw, Michigan. Signed to Motown's Tamla label at the age of 11, Wonder has since recorded more than 30 U.S. top 10 hits and received 22 Grammys, the most ever awarded to a male solo artist.


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