On this day: February 22

Published On: Feb 21 2013 10:56:47 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 22 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

The pilgrims get their first taste of popcorn, George Washington is born, Elvis hits the charts for the first time, and Team USA pulls off a "Miracle on Ice," all on this day.

OTD February 22 - Charlotte's Web
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Paramount Pictures

1973: The animated movie "Charlotte's Web," based off the bestselling children's book by E.B. White, premieres in New York City. The film, like the book, is about a pig named Wilbur (voiced by Henry Gibson) who is saved from being slaughtered by an intelligent spider named Charlotte (voiced by Debbie Reynolds).

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