Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address, Ford discontinues the Edsel, Milli Vanilli lose their Grammy, and the first Wii goes on sale, all on this day.
1979: Chuck Berry is released from Lompoc Prison in California after serving a 100-day sentence for income tax evasion.
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