On this day: August 30

Published On: Aug 29 2012 04:42:57 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 30 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day.

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2003: Actor Charles Bronson, best known for movies like "The Magnificent Seven," "The Great Escape," "The Dirty Dozen" and "Death Wish," dies of pneumonia at age 81 in Los Angeles, California.

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