On this day: July 8

Published On: Jul 02 2013 02:59:32 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 08 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

The U.S. Air Force begins accepting female recruits, the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack falls from No. 1 after six months, LeBron makes "The Decision," and the last space shuttle mission launches, all on this day.

OTD July 8 - Kevin Bacon
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1958: Actor Kevin Bacon, known for movies such as "Diner," "Footloose," "A Few Good Men," "The River Wild," "Tremors," "Apollo 13" and "Mystic River," is born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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