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    In 1936, Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win four Olympic gold medals as the United States sets a world record in the 4x100 relay at the Berlin Games. See more sports moments:

      In 1963, Britain’s “Great Train Robbery” took place as thieves made off with 2.6 million pounds in banknotes.

        Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Dustin Hoffman, Keith Carradine, Robin Quivers, Lloyd Austin, Deborah Norville, Kool Moe Dee, Scott Stapp, Kohl Sudduth, Tom Linton and Marsha Ambrosius. 

          In 2007, San Francisco’s Barry Bonds hit home run No. 756 to break Hank Aaron’s storied record with one out in the fifth inning of a game against the Washington Nationals, who won, 8-6.

            Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Robert Mueller, John Glover, David Rasche, Rodney Crowell, Wayne Knight, Bruce Dickinson, Alberto Salazar, David Duchovny and Harold Perrineau. 

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