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On this day: August 30

Published On: Aug 29 2012 03:42:57 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 30 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day.

OTD August 30 - Lewis Black
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1948: Comedian and actor Lewis Black, known for his appearances on "The Daily Show" and for movies like "Accepted" and "Unaccompanied Minors," is born in Silver Spring, Md.

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