On this day: July 29

Published On: Jul 15 2013 04:38:01 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 29 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Vincent van Gogh dies, the Summer Olympics return after World War II, Jack Paar debuts on the "Tonight" show, Dylan crashes his motorcycle, and Prince Charles marries Diana, all on this day.

OTD July 29 - Peter Jennings
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1938: Journalist and news anchor Peter Jennings is born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was the sole anchor of ABC's "World News Tonight" from 1983 until his death in 2005 of complications from lung cancer.

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