On this day: January 30

Published On: Jan 29 2013 12:26:37 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 30 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

An assassin's misfires spare President Andrew Jackson, "The Lone Ranger" debuts on radio, Gandhi is assassinated, The Beatles hit the roof for one last gig, and the first computer virus is written, all on this day.

OTD January 30 - Vanessa Redgrave
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1937: Actress Vanessa Redgrave, known for her theatrical work as well as movies such as "Mary, Queen of Scots," "Isadora," "Julia," "Howards End" and "Atonement," is born in London, England. Redgrave has earned six Academy Award nominations, winning Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Julia." She's seen here with her daughter, fellow actress Joely Richardson.

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