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On this date:  1981
President Ronald Reagan, Press Secretary James Brady and Secret Service Agent Timothy McCarthy were shot by John Hinckley Jr. who was  found not guilty by reason of insanity.

Birthday:  1979
Singer Norah Jones

Died on this Date:  1986
James Cagney
•Cagney was very devoted to his mother.  Until she passed, he never kept more than 50% of his salary and sent the rest to her.
•Cagney would often leave the set early to insure an extra day of shooting for the extras and film crew who he thought were woefully underpaid.
•Cagney earned a black belt in judo
•Cagney was voted the 14th greatest movie star of all time by Entertainment Weekly.
•Lived in a Gramercy Park Building in New York City.

Did you know?
Solid structures (parking lots, roads, buildings) in the United States cover an area the size of Ohio. 

Have a Great Saturday.