On this day: April 5

Published On: Apr 02 2013 06:37:40 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 05 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

George Washington issues the first presidential veto, the greatest hits album is born, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar captures the NBA's career scoring title, and Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain kills himself, all on this day.

OTD April 5 - Pharrell Williams
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1973: Rapper and music producer Pharrell Williams is born Virginia Beach, Va. The Grammy-winner is best known for his work with Daft Punk, Robin Thicke, the hip-hop/rock band N.E.R.D and the record production duo The Neptunes. He has produced hit singles for musical acts such as Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, Nelly, Gwen Stefani and Frank Ocean.

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