On this day: July 7

Published On: Jul 09 2013 12:26:27 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 07 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Sliced bread goes on sale for the first time, Elvis Presley makes his radio debut, Led Zeppelin plays their last concert, Oliver North testifies at the Iran-Contra hearings, and Michael Jackson is remembered by family and friends, all on this day.

OTD July 7 - Veronica Lake
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1973: Actress Veronica Lake, known for her roles in movies such as "Sullivan's Travels," "This Gun for Hire" and "The Glass Key," dies from hepatitis and acute renal failure at the age of 50 in Burlington, Vermont.

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