On this day: January 10

Published On: Jan 09 2013 12:35:09 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 10 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

Caesar crosses the Rubicon, the London Underground opens, RCA introduces the 45 rpm single, The Beatles' first U.S. record is released, and Wendy's asks "Where's the Beef?," all on this day.

OTD January 10 - Howlin' Wolf
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Chess Records

1976: Blues singer and musician Howlin' Wolf, known for such blues standards as "Smokestack Lightnin'," "Little Red Rooster," "Back Door Man," "Killing Floor" and "Spoonful," dies from complications of kidney disease at the age of 65 in Hines, Ill.

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