On this day: May 14

Published On: May 13 2013 05:39:32 PM CDT   Updated On: May 14 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

English colonists settle in America, the Lewis and Clark Expedition starts a historic journey, Israel becomes an independent state, Frank Sinatra dies, and "Seinfeld" comes to an end, all on this day.

OTD May 14 - Hugh Beaumont
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1982: Actor Hugh Beaumont, best known for playing Ward Cleaver on the television series "Leave It to Beaver," dies of a heart attack at the age of 73 in Munich, West Germany.

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