On this day: February 28

Published On: Feb 26 2013 09:54:06 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 28 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Nylon is invented, the "M*A*S*H" finale draws a record audience, Michael Jackson wins a record eight Grammys, the Gulf War ends, and the Branch Davidian standoff begins, all on this day.

OTD February 28 - Ali Larter
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1976: Actress and model Ali Larter, best known for the TV series "Heroes," as well as movie roles in "Varsity Blues," "The House on Haunted Hill" and "Final Destination," is born in Cherry Hill, N.J.

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