On this day: September 12

Published On: Sep 11 2012 11:34:26 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 12 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

John F. Kennedy marries Jackie, "Lassie," "The Monkees," "Bonanza" and "Taxi" all premiere on TV, and The Man in Black dies, all on this day.

OTD September 12 - David Foster Wallace
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2008: Author David Foster Wallace ("Infinite Jest") commits suicide at age 46 in Claremont, California.

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