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 - Johnny Cash
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2003: County music legend Johnny Cash dies of complications from diabetes at the age of 71 in Nashville, Tennessee. His best-known songs included "I Walk the Line," "Folsom Prison Blues," "Ring of Fire," "Get Rhythm," "Jackson," "A Boy Named Sue" and "Man in Black." He's seen here with his wife, June Carter Cash, in 1997.

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