On this day: September 11

POSTED: 09:06 PM PDT Sep 10, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Sep 10, 2016 

The Beatles record their first single, Pete Rose becomes baseball's all-time hits leader, Kenneth Starr releases his report, and terrorists strike America, all on this day.

OTD September 11 - Peter Tosh
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1987: Jamaican reggae musician Peter Tosh, 42, is murdered at his home during a robbery. Tosh was one of the core members of the band The Wailers along with Bob Marley and Bunny Wailer, writing many of the band's hit songs, including "Get Up, Stand Up," "400 Years" and "No Sympathy." He also had a successful solo career after leaving the band in 1974.


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