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On this Day

July 3

Eat Your Beans Day

1608 Samuel de Champlain inaugurates Quebec City

1819 In New York city the first saving Bank opens The Bank of Savings

1884 The inaugural bell of Dow Jones & Company rings

1944 Double Indemnity directed by Billy Wilder starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson & Tom Powers.

1951 The Alfred Hitchcock film Strangers On A Train Opens

1971 In Paris the lead singer Jim Morrison of the Doors Passes away

1985 Back to the Future opens in movie theatres

2001 The White Strips release the album White Blood Cells

Happy Birthday

1893 Mississipi John Hurt musician

1903 Ace Bailey Hockey great

1956 Montel Williams talk show host

1962 Tom Cruise actor

1965 Tommy Flanagan Sons of Anarchy, Gotham

1969 Kevin Hearn musician in the band Barenaked Ladies

1970 Teemu Selanne NHL Hockey Players

1989 Elle King singer actress

1991 Tomomi Itano actress in the band AKB48



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