On this day: October 16

Published On: Oct 15 2012 11:02:35 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 16 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

Marie Antoinette loses her head, the Cuban Missile Crisis begins, Baby Jessica is pulled from the well, and the Million Man March takes over Washington, D.C., all on this day.

OTD October 16 - Wally Walrus
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Universal Pictures

1944: Wally Walrus, Woody Woodpecker's first steady foil, makes his debut in the "The Beach Nut," a Walter Lantz cartoon.

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