On this day: November 8

POSTED: 10:52 PM PST Nov 07, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST Nov 07, 2013 

Gunslinger Doc Holliday dies, the X-ray is discovered by accident, John F. Kennedy is elected president, the Florida recount begins, and the "Guitar Hero" craze is born, all on this day.

OTD November 8 - Bonnie Raitt
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1949: Singer-songwriter Bonnie Raitt, who released a series of acclaimed roots-influenced albums in the 1970s, is born in Burbank, Calif. She is perhaps even better known for her more commercial recordings in the 1990s including "Something to Talk About," "Love Sneakin' Up on You" and "I Can't Make You Love Me."

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