On this day: July 9

Published On: Jun 28 2012 05:31:02 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 09 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

A president dies, new nations are born, the MLB All-Star Game goes indoors, and a jam band performs for the last time, all on this day.

OTD July 9 - Fred Savage
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1976: Actor Fred Savage, best known for his role as Kevin Arnold on the television series "The Wonder Years" and as the grandson in "The Princess Bride," is born in Chicago, Illinois.

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