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On this day: July 29

Published On: Jul 15 2013 04:38:01 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 29 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Vincent van Gogh dies, the Summer Olympics return after World War II, Jack Paar debuts on the "Tonight" show, Dylan crashes his motorcycle, and Prince Charles marries Diana, all on this day.

OTD July 29 - Danger Mouse
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1977: Musician, DJ, songwriter and producer Danger Mouse is born Brian Joseph Burton in White Plains, N.Y. He first became famous in 2004 when he released "The Grey Album," which combined the vocals from Jay-Z's "The Black Album" with instrumentals from the Beatles' "White Album." He went on to form the duo Gnarls Barkley with Cee Lo Green, producing their albums "St. Elsewhere" and "The Odd Couple," and has produced albums for the Gorillaz, Beck, Norah Jones and The Black Keys. He has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the Producer of the Year category five times, winning the award in 2011.

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