On this day: April 24

Published On: Apr 22 2013 04:13:17 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 24 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Library of Congress is established, spaceflight claims its first human casualty, the Unabomber kills his last victim, and South Korea clones a puppy, all on this day.

OTD April 24 - Bud Abbott
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1974: Actor and comedian Bud Abbott (left), one-half of the famous comedy duo Abbott and Costello with Lou Costello, dies of cancer at the age of 78 in Woodland Hills, California.

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