On this day: October 10

Posted: 6:58 PM EDT Oct 09, 2012   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Oct 10, 2016

A rebuilt London Bridge opens in the Arizona desert, a vice president resigns, and the entertainment world loses Yul Brynner, Orson Welles and Christopher Reeve, all on this day.

OTD October 10 - David Lee Roth
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1954: Singer David Lee Roth, best known as the original (1973-1985) and current (2006-present) lead singer of the hard rock band Van Halen, is born in Bloomington, Indiana.


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