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On this day: July 8

Published On: Jul 02 2013 02:59:32 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 08 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

The U.S. Air Force begins accepting female recruits, the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack falls from No. 1 after six months, LeBron makes "The Decision," and the last space shuttle mission launches, all on this day.

OTD July 8 - Go Go's
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1981: The Go-Go's release their debut album, "Beauty and the Beat." The album would go on to peak at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200, spending six straight weeks stop the album chart. The album ended up selling more than two million copies and reached double platinum status, making it one of the most successful debut albums of all time.

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