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On this day: July 6

Published On: Jun 27 2012 06:10:58 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 06 2012 02:00:00 AM EDT

America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.

OTD July 6 - Richard I
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1189: Richard I "the Lionheart," portrayed here in this painting by N.C. Wyeth, is crowned King of England.


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