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 - Frank Gorshin
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1933: Actor and comedian Frank Gorshin, best known for playing The Riddler on the 1960s TV show "Batman," is born in Pittsburgh, Pa. He died of lung cancer at age 72 on May 17, 2005.

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