On this day: July 16

Published On: Jul 13 2012 05:00:49 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 16 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The nation's capital is founded, the world gets its first parking meter, Joltin' Joe sets an unbreakable record, and man heads to the moon, all on this day.

OTD July 16 - Anna Nicole Smith
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1994: At the age of 26, Anna Nicole Smith weds 89-year-old billionaire J. Howard Marshall II. She's seen here in 2006 arriving at the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., for a hearing in a lawsuit over Marshall's estate.

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