On this day: June 13

Published On: Jun 11 2013 12:43:07 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 13 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Beatles score their last No. 1 hit in America, the New York Times begins printing the Pentagon Papers, Pioneer 10 bids adieu to the Solar System, and Michael Jackson is found not guilty, all on this day.

OTD June 13 - Basil Rathbone
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1892: Actor Basil Rathbone, best known for playing Sherlock Holmes in 14 Hollywood films made between 1939 and 1946, is born Philip St. John Basil Rathbone in Johannesburg, South African Republic. Rathbone, who also won a Tony Award in 1948 for his stage work, also played Murdstone in 1935's "David Copperfield" and Sir Guy of Gisbourne in 1938's "The Adventures of Robin Hood." He died of a heart attack at age 75 on July 21, 1967.

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