On this day: September 23

Posted: 6:20 PM EDT Sep 09, 2013   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Sep 23, 2016

Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis, the Nintendo Company is formed, Sigmund Freud dies, and Elton John's musical tribute to Princess Diana hits America, all on this day.

OTD September 23 - All My Children
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2011: The soap opera "All My Children" broadcasts its final episode on ABC, ending a 41-year run. It would be revived online less than two years later in a 30-minute format. Some of the show's cast is seen here in 2005.


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