On this day: March 4

Published On: Mar 11 2013 10:46:19 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 04 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

The U.S. Constitution goes into effect, FDR reassures the nation, John Lennon gets into a popularity contest with Jesus, and Martha Stewart gets out of prison, all on this day.

OTD March 4 - Mykelti Williamson
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1960: Actor Mykelti Williamson, best known for his role as Benjamin Buford "Bubba" Blue in the 1994 film "Forrest Gump," is born in St. Louis, Missouri. Williamson is also known for TV roles on the short-lived series "Boomtown," on the eighth and final season of "24," and on "Justified."

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