On this day: July 25

Published On: Jul 24 2012 06:34:24 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 25 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

America gives its Army generals five stars, a family favorite amusement park ride is patented, Dylan plugs in, and Roseanne "sings," all on this day.

OTD July 25 - Estelle Getty
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1923: Actress Estelle Getty, best known for playing Sophia Petrillo on the sitcom "The Golden Girls," is born Estelle Scher in New York City. She died at age 84 on July 22, 2008.

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