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On this day: January 14

Published On: Jan 11 2013 01:12:46 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 14 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

FDR becomes the first president to fly while in office, Joltin' Joe and Marilyn Monroe elope, Bogie dies, and the Miami Dolphins cap off a perfect season, all on this day.

OTD January 14 - Lewis Carroll
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1898: Charles Dodgson, the English writer and mathematician who wrote "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" under the pen name Lewis Carroll, dies of pneumonia at the age of 65 in Guildford, Surrey, England. Some of his other best-known works include the "Wonderland" sequel "Through the Looking-Glass," as well as the poems "The Hunting of the Snark" and "Jabberwocky."

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