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May 12th In Pop Culture History

1551 - The National University of San Marcos, the oldest university in the Americas, was founded in Lima, Peru.

1932 - The body of the Lindbergh baby was found less than a mile from the Lindbergh home in Hopewell, New Jersey.

1963 - Bob Dylan walked out on The Ed Sullivan Show before his planned appearance over the lyrics to the song he would perform his song Talkin' John Birch Paranoid Blues.

1984 # 1 Hit May 12, 1984 - May 25, 1984: Lionel Richie - Hello

1993- The Wonder Years television series came to an end

1995 - Day time soap opera As The World Turns aired its 10,000th episode

2007 # 1 Hit May 12, 2007 - May 25, 2007: Maroon 5 - Makes Me Wonder

2008 (Earthquake) Sichuan, China

2015 - A train derailment in Philadelphia killed 8 people and injured over 200.

May 12th
Celebrity Birthdays

Now You Know...

George Carlin (1937)
Vanessa Williams (1963)
Stephen Baldwin (1966)
Jason Biggs (1978)
Burt Bacharach (1928)
Tony Hawk (1968)
Katherine Hepburn (1907)
Emilio Estevez (1962)
Kim Fields (1969)

Light travels faster than sound.

This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.



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