On this day: August 19

Published On: Aug 15 2013 01:30:41 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 19 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway hosts its first auto race, The Beatles kick off their first American concert tour, Groucho Marx dies, Mike Tyson returns to the ring, and the last U.S. combat brigade leaves Iraq, all on this day.

OTD August 19 - Tipper Gore
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1948: Mary "Tipper" Gore, best known as a former second lady of the United States as the wife of Vice President Al Gore, is born Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson in Washington, D.C. An author and photographer, she is also known for co-founding the Parents Music Resource Center, which led to the creation of the Parental Advisory label on music albums.

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