On this day: December 13

Published On: Dec 12 2012 12:03:04 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 13 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, and Saddam Hussein is caught, all on this day.

OTD December 13 - John Anderson
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1954: Country music singer-songwriter and guitarist John Anderson, best known for the No. 1 country hits "Wild and Blue," "Swingin'," "Black Sheep," "Straight Tequila Night" and "Money in the Bank," is born in Apopka, Florida.

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