On this day: July 9

Published On: Jun 28 2012 05:31:02 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 09 2016 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 - John Tesh
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1952: Pianist and composer John Tesh is born in Garden City, New York. The Emmy-winning musician is also known for his time as co-host of "Entertainment Tonight" from 1986 to 1996.

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