On this day: February 20

Published On: Feb 19 2013 06:12:59 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 20 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

The Post Office is born, World War II gets its first flying ace, John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth, and a fire at a Great White concert leaves 100 dead, all on this day.

OTD February 20 - Cindy Crawford
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1966: Supermodel Cindy Crawford, who has adorned hundreds of magazine covers throughout her career and at one point in the 1990s was the highest paid model in the world, is born in DeKalb, Ill.

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