On this day: September 4

Published On: Sep 04 2012 12:29:11 AM CDT   Updated On: Sep 04 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Los Angeles is founded, Arkansas' governor calls out the National Guard to prevent the integration of a Little Rock school, swimmer Mark Spitz sets a new Olympic gold medal mark, and Google is founded, all on this day.

OTD September 4 - Mark Spitz
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1972: Swimmer Mark Spitz captures his seventh Olympic gold medal as a member of the winning U.S. team in the 400-meter medley relay event at Munich, Germany, becoming the first Olympian to win seven gold medals.

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