On this day: August 16

Published On: Aug 13 2012 11:42:32 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 16 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Politics get ugly on the White House lawn, Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation, the Bambino and The King both die, and the Beatles find a new drummer, all on this day.

OTD August 16 - Robert Culp
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1930: Actor Robert Culp, best known for the TV series "Trackdown," "I Spy," "The Greatest American Hero" and "Everybody Loves Raymond," is born in Oakland, California. He died of a heart attack at age 79 on March 24, 2010.

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