On this day: September 2

Published On: Aug 22 2013 10:51:05 AM CDT   Updated On: Sep 02 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

London burns, Atlanta falls to Union forces, Japan surrenders to end World War II, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates its opening with a star-studded jam, all on this day.

OTD September 2 - Salma Hayek
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1966: Actress Salma Hayek, known for movies such as  "Desperado," "From Dusk Till Dawn," "Dogma," "Frida" and "Grown Ups," is born in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, Mexico. She received nominations for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe Award for her role as painter Frida Kahlo in 2002's "Frida."

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