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 - Steve Lawrence
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1935: Singer and actor Steve Lawrence, best known as a member of the "Steve and Eydie" duo with his wife Eydie Gormé, is born Sidney Liebowitz in Brooklyn, New York. While he was known more for his nightclub and stage performances, he recorded the No. 1 hit "Go Away Little Girl" in 1962 and sung other top 10 songs like "Footsteps" and "Party Doll."

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