Coca-Cola is brewed for the first time, Elvis Presley begins boot camp, the last U.S. soldiers leave Vietnam, Henry Fonda wins his first and only Oscar, and the Tennessee Lady Vols complete an unbeaten season, all on this day.
1918: Sam Walton, the businessman who founded the retailers Walmart and Sam's Club, is born in Kingfisher, Oklahoma. Walton, seen here in the David H. Hickman High School yearbook in 1936, died of multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer, at the age of 74 on April 5, 1992.
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