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GREETINGS FROM ALBUQUERQUE, NM!
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ STARTING POINTS
ALBUQUERQUE, NM, USA - 35.056516° N, 106.624363° W
Forecast from the KIVA Weather Station: WINDY/SUNNY H: 52F. L: 40F.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ HISTORY MOMENTS
In 2002, authorities apprehended John Allen Muhammad and teenager Lee Boyd Malvo near Myersville, Maryland, in the Washington-area sniper attacks. (Malvo was later sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, but Maryland's highest court has agreed to reconsider that sentence in 2022; Muhammad was sentenced to death and executed in 2009.)
In 1940, the 40-hour work week went into effect under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.
In 1972, Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson, who'd broken Major League Baseball's modern-era color barrier in 1947, died in Stamford, Connecticut, at age 53.
In 2005, civil rights icon Rosa Parks died in Detroit at age 92.
Five years ago in 2017: Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona announced that he would not seek re-election in 2018; he'd been critical of the GOP's path under President Donald Trump. Fats Domino, the rock 'n' roll pioneer whose hits included "Blueberry Hill" and "Ain't That a Shame," died in Louisiana at 89. Actor Robert Guillaume, who won Emmy awards for his portrayal of the sharp-tongued butler in the sitcoms "Soap" and "Benson," died in Los Angeles at 89. In a game that began in 103-degree heat, the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the World Series with a 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Los Angeles; Clayton Kershaw was the winning pitcher in his World Series debut.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ ENTERTAINMENT MOMENTS
In 1960, Neil Sedaka recorded the single "Calendar Girl."
In 1962, James Brown's "Live At The Apollo" album was recorded. It sold more than one million copies.
In 1980, Paul McCartney received a particular disk from officials with the
In 2016, singer Bobby Vee died of advanced Alzheimer's disease outside Minneapolis. He was 73.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ NOTEWORTHY BIRTHDAYS
Actor F. Murray Abraham is 83 (Scarface, Amadeus, Grand Budapest Hotel).
Actor Kevin Kline is 75 (A Fish Called Wanda, French Kiss).
Congressman and former NAACP President Kweisi Mfume is 74.
Actor Zahn McClarnon is 56 (Longmire, NYPD Blue)
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