On this day: July 26

Published On: Jul 25 2012 05:47:01 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 26 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Inca civilization suffers a blow, the Postal Service, the FBI and the CIA are born, The Babe makes his last public appearance, and the space shuttle returns to space, all on this day.

OTD July 26 - Aldous Huxley
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1894: Author Aldous Huxley, best known as the author of the novel "Brave New World," is born in Godalming, Surrey, England. He died of cancer of the larynx at age 69 on Nov. 22, 1963.

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