On this day: June 11

Published On: Jun 09 2013 01:41:01 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 11 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Sir Barton becomes the first horse to win the Triple Crown, George Wallace blocks the door at the University of Alabama, John Wayne dies, and the swine flu is declared a global pandemic, all on this day.

OTD June 11 - Adrienne Barbeau
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1945: Actress Adrienne Barbeau, best known for her role as Bea Arthur's daughter in the TV series "Maude" and as a sex symbol in the 1980s in horror and sci-fi movies like "The Fog," "Creepshow" and "Swamp Thing," is born in Sacramento, California.

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