On this day: February 21

Published On: Feb 20 2013 11:46:53 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 21 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

The Washington Monument is dedicated, Alka-Seltzer is sold for the first time, the peace symbol is born, Malcolm X is assassinated, and Nixon heads to China, all on this day.

OTD February 21 - Kelsey Grammer
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1955: Actor Kelsey Grammer, best known for his two-decade run playing psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane first on the sitcom "Cheers" and then on the spinoff "Frasier," is born in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. He has won five Emmy Awards, and has also worked as a television producer, director, writer, and voice artist.

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