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On this day: July 22

Published: Jul 12 2013 10:59:32 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 22 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

Wiley Post completes the first solo flight around the world, John Dillinger is gunned down behind a Chicago theater, two Soviet dogs become cosmonauts, and Jeffrey Dahmer and Mike Tyson are both arrested, all on this day.

OTD July 22 - Edward Hopper
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1882: Edward Hopper, the American realist painter and printmaker best known for his works "Automat," "Chop Suey" and "Nighthawks," is born in Nyack, N.Y. He's seen here in his 1906 self-portrait.

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