On this day: October 3

POSTED: 12:53 AM Oct 03 2012   UPDATED: 1:00 AM Oct 03 2013

Bobby Thomson hits the "shot heard 'round the world," Woody Guthrie passes away, Germany comes together, and O.J. Simpson is found not guilty, all on this day.

OTD October 3 - Eddie Cochran
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Liberty Records

1938: Rockabilly singer and guitarist Eddie Cochran, the rock 'n' roll pioneer whose hit songs included "Summertime Blues," "C'mon Everybody" and "Somethin' Else," is born in Albert Lea, Minn.

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