Today in History: Bob Hope’s First USO Show
* 1861 – Jefferson Davis approves bill declaring war between US & Confederacy
* 1940 – John Steinbeck wins Pulitzer Prize
* 1941 – Bob Hope performs his first USO Show
Other notable events…Sigmund Freud was born in 1856; Orson Welles was born in 1915; Bob Seger born in 1945; in 1987 Mario Andretti sets 1-lap speed record at Indy; in 1987 Tom Cruise married first wife Mimi Rogers.
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“Wittle At Work” with Jordan Lee on 100.7 WITL…Today’s Best Country!