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.
1920: Actress Gene Tierney, best known for her performance in the title role of "Laura" (pictured) and her Academy Award-nominated performance for Best Actress in "Leave Her to Heaven," is born in Brooklyn, New York. Tierney also starred in movies such as "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir," "Heaven Can Wait" and "The Razor's Edge." She died of emphysema at the age of 70 on Nov. 6, 1991.
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