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On this day: April 24

Published On: Apr 22 2013 04:13:17 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 24 2014 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 - Shirley MacLaine
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1934: Actress Shirley MacLaine, best known for movies such as "The Apartment," "Irma la Douce," "Being There," "Terms of Endearment" and "Steel Magnolias," is born Shirley MacLean Beatty in Richmond, Va. MacLaine was nominated for an Academy Award five times before winning the Oscar for Best Actress in 1983 for her role in "Terms of Endearment."

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