On this day: July 7

Published: Jul 09 2013 01:26:27 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 07 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

Sliced bread goes on sale for the first time, Elvis Presley makes his radio debut, Led Zeppelin plays their last concert, Oliver North testifies at the Iran-Contra hearings, and Michael Jackson is remembered by family and friends, all on this day.

OTD July 7 - Andy Murray
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2013: Andy Murray wins the Wimbledon men's singles title, becoming the first British man to do so since Fred Perry 77 years before. His victory over Novak Djokovic came a year after falling to Roger Federer in the 2012 Wimbledon final.

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