On this day: November 7

Published On: Nov 06 2012 04:15:25 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 07 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid die in Bolivia, Marie Curie wins her second Nobel Prize, FDR wins an unprecedented fourth term, Steve McQueen dies, and Magic Johnson announces he is HIV-positive, all on this day.

OTD November 7 - Johnny Rivers
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1942: Singer-songwriter Johnny Rivers, whose greatest success came in the 1960s with a string of hit songs, including "Poor Side of Town," "Summer Rain" and "Secret Agent Man," is born under the birth name John Henry Ramistella in New York City.

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