On this day: January 29

Published On: Jan 27 2013 11:33:53 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 29 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

"The Raven" is first published, baseball and football induct their first hall of fame classes, the Gulf War fighting takes to the ground, and President George W. Bush coins the phrase "Axis of Evil," all on this day.

OTD January 29 - Edward  Burns
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1968: Actor and filmmaker Edward Burns, who rose to fame by writing, directing and starring in the movies "The Brothers McMullen" and "She's the One," is born in Queens, N.Y. Burns is also known for roles in movies such as "Saving Private Ryan," "Confidence," "15 Minutes," "27 Dresses" and "Alex Cross."

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