On this day: July 29

Published On: Jul 15 2013 04:38:01 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 29 2014 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 - Mickey Cohen
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1976: Mickey Cohen, part of the Jewish Mafia and the most famous West Coast gangster in the 1950s, dies in his sleep of natural causes at age 62 in Los Angeles, California.

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