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On this day: April 3

Published On: Mar 29 2013 05:52:36 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 03 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Pony Express begins, outlaw Jesse James is killed, the convicted Lindbergh baby kidnapper dies in the electric chair, the Unabomber is captured, and Iowa legalizes gay marriage, all on this day.

OTD April 3 - Wayne Newton
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1942: Singer and actor Wayne Newton, best known for his Las Vegas performances and the songs "Daddy, Don't You Walk So Fast," "Years" and "Danke Schoen," is born Carson Wayne Newton in Norfolk, Va.

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