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On this date in 1889 in London, the one and only Charlie Chaplin was born.....by the time of his death in the 1970's he had been the recipient of numerous awards and had been knighted by none other than the Queen of England.....it was also on this date in 1900 the first book of U.S. postage stamps was issued....it was on this date in 1940 the first no hit no run game on opening day was thrown by Bob Feller......on this date in 1947 the Zoomar arrived on the scene.....the Zoomar was a lens device that allowed the user to get close up and long distant camera shots from a stationary position.....(hence the word zoom).....on this date in 1968 baseball's longest night game was completed....it lasted 24 innings....the Houston Astros won by the way.....I hope you are having an outstanding Monday!      Rick

 

 

 

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