On this day: December 3

Published On: Dec 02 2012 10:34:22 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

Laurel and Hardy team up, a human heart is transplanted for the first time, an assassin targets Bob Marley, and the first text message is sent via phone, all on this day.

OTD December 3 - Madeline Kahn
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1999: Actress Madeline Kahn, best remembered for her roles in movies such as "Paper Moon," "Young Frankenstein," "Blazing Saddles" and "Clue," dies of ovarian cancer at the age of 57 in New York City. Kahn received Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in "Paper Moon" and "Blazing Saddles."

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