On this day: July 30

Published On: Jul 29 2012 02:29:17 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 30 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.

OTD July 30 - Alton Brown
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1962: Chef, author and TV personality Alton Brown, the creator and host of the Food Network television show "Good Eats" and host and main commentator on "Iron Chef America," is born in Los Angeles, California.

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