On this day: December 30

Published On: Dec 08 2013 11:57:10 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 30 2015 01:00:00 AM CST

Rasputin is murdered, the Soviet Union is formed, California's first freeway opens, Ted Bundy escapes for the second time, George Harrison is attacked, and Saddam Hussein is executed, all on this day.

OTD December 30 - Laila Ali
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1977: Boxer Laila Ali, the daughter of Muhammad Ali, is born in Miami Beach, Florida. Laila Ali retired from boxing in 2007 with a career record of 24-0 with 21 of those wins coming by knockout, winning the WIBA, IWBF and IBA titles during her career.

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