TODAY IN HISTORY - July 11th

1944 - Franklin Roosevelt announces that he will run for a fourth term as President of the United States.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:

1955 - "Gone with the Wind" actor Clark Gable (54) weds former fashion model and actress Kay Spreckles
1960 - Actress Gene Tierney (39) weds oil baron W. Howard Lee in Aspen, Colorado
1976 - Singer and actor Frank Sinatra (60) marries 4th wife Barbara Marx (45)
2003 - "The Sopranos" actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler (22) weds her manager A.J. Discala at Brooklyn Botanical Garden in New York
2009 - "Step Up" actor Channing Tatum (32) weds actress Jenna Dewan (31) at Church Estate Vineyards in Malibu, California
1956 - Sela Ward, Meridian Miss, actress (Hilary-Emerald Point NAS, Sisters)

GOODBYE TO:

1937 - George Gershwin, composer (American in Paris), dies at 38
1989 - Laurence Olivier, acting great (Hamlet), dies at 82
2007 - Lady Bird Johnson, First Lady of the United States (b. 1912)

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