On this day: August 30

Published On: Aug 29 2012 03:42:57 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 30 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day.

OTD August 30 - Charles Bronson
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2003: Actor Charles Bronson, best known for movies like "The Magnificent Seven," "The Great Escape," "The Dirty Dozen" and "Death Wish," dies of pneumonia at age 81 in Los Angeles, California. He's seen here with his wife, Kim Weeks, in October 2000.

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