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On this day: August 19

Published On: Aug 15 2013 01:30:41 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 19 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway hosts its first auto race, The Beatles kick off their first American concert tour, Groucho Marx dies, Mike Tyson returns to the ring, and the last U.S. combat brigade leaves Iraq, all on this day.

OTD August 19 - Nate Dogg
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1969: Rapper Nate Dogg, best known for his collaborations with rappers like Dr. Dre, Eminem, Warren G, Tupac Shakur and Snoop Dogg, is born Nathaniel Dwayne Hale in Clarksdale, Miss. Some of the hit songs he was most associated with include Warren G's "Regulate," Dr. Dre's "The Next Episode" and 50 Cent's "21 Questions." He also released three solo albums, "G-Funk Classics, Vol. 1 & 2" in 1998, "Music and Me" in 2001 and "Nate Dogg" in 2003, before dying of complications from multiple strokes at the age of 41 on March 15, 2011.

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