On this day: November 19

POSTED: 09:37 PM PST Nov 15, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Nov 18, 2013 

Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address, Ford discontinues the Edsel, Rocky and Bullwinkle make their debut, Milli Vanilli lose their Grammy, and the first Wii goes on sale, all on this day.

OTD November 19 - Barry Bonds
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2001: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants becomes the first baseball player to win four Most Valuable Player awards. Having previously won the National League MVP award in 1990, 1992 and 1993, the 2001 award would be the first of four in a row (2001-2004) for Bonds, giving him a total of seven in his career. Nine other players have won MVP awards three times, the next highest total after Bonds.

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