On this day: December 12

Published On: Dec 12 2012 12:32:25 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 12 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Ol' Blue Eyes is born, Boys Town is founded, the first motel opens, "The Godfather: Part II" premieres, and the U.S. Supreme Court decides the 2000 presidential election, all on this day.

OTD December 12 - Mick Taylor
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1974: Guitarist Mick Taylor, who had replaced Brian Jones in the Rolling Stones at the age of 20, quits the band. During his five years with the Rolling Stones, Taylor played on some of their classic albums, including "Let It Bleed," "Sticky Fingers" and "Exile on Main St."

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