On this day: March 19

Published On: Mar 14 2013 01:49:34 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 19 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Tuskegee Airmen are activated, Elvis buys Graceland, Bob Dylan releases his debut album, Texas Western makes college basketball history, and the invasion of Iraq begins, all on this day.

OTD March 19 - Glenn Close
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1947: Actress Glenn Close, best known her Oscar-nominated roles in "According to Garp," "The Big Chill," "The Natural," "Fatal Attraction," "Dangerous Liaisons" and "Albert Nobbs," is born in Greenwich, Connecticut. Close, who is tied for the record for most Oscar nominations without a win, is also known for her work in the TV series "The Shield" and "Damages."

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