On this day: May 23

POSTED: 10:26 AM PDT May 22, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT May 22, 2016 

Joan of Arc is captured in battle, Bonnie and Clyde die in a hail of bullets, "The Shining" hits theaters, golf legend Sam Snead passes away, and Tom Cruise abuses Oprah's couch, all on this day.

OTD May 23 - Lloyd Benstsen
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2006: Politician Lloyd Bentsen, a four-term United States senator from Texas and the Democratic Party nominee for vice president in 1988 on the Michael Dukakis ticket, dies at the age of 85 in Houston, Texas. He also served as U.S. Treasury secretary during the first two years of President Bill Clinton's administration.


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