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On this day: February 27

Published On: Feb 26 2013 12:12:45 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 27 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.

OTD February 27 -  JT Walsh
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1998: Actor J. T. Walsh, best known for his roles in movies such as "Good Morning, Vietnam," "A Few Good Men," "Needful Things," "Breakdown," "Pleasantville" and "The Negotiator," dies of a heart attack at the age of 54 in San Diego, Calif.

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