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Happy Birthday to Kirk Douglas who turned 100 on December 9, 2016 and was celebrated with a party at the Beverly Hills Hotel that day for achieving the century mark. More from USA Today This article was first published on

To many these days, 9-11 is a day that changed their view of the world. For others it was the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King. But for a whole generation the day that most impacted them and they world they know was the attack of Pearl Harbor on […]

American photographer William Christenberry, best known for his evocative depictions of the Old South, has died, aged 80, following complications from a years-long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. One of the most profound American photographers of his generation, Christenberry is best known for his poignant, poetic landscapes of his native Alabama, capturing the South’s great fading […]

Milt Moss, a comic actor who delivered the rueful catchphrase “I can’t believe I ate that whole thing” in a memorable commercial for Alka-Seltzer in 1972, died on Sept. 26 in Manhattan. He was 93. More from The New York Times This article was first published on

The person who created the Big Mac died on November 28. Michael “Jim” Delligatti, who invented McDonald’s two-tiered burger at his Uniontown, Pa., franchise, was 98. Delligatti began tinkering with the store’s burger in the mid-1960s. He added a second burger and six other ingredients. But he labored for two years to come up with […]