On this day: November 12

Published On: Nov 12 2012 12:33:13 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 12 2013 02:00:00 AM EST

The Loch Ness Monster smiles for the camera -- sort of, Ellis Island closes, actor William Holden passes away, and Madonna releases "Like a Virgin," all on this day.

OTD November 12 - Megan Mullally
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1958: Actress and singer Megan Mullally, best known for playing Karen Walker on the TV sitcom "Will & Grace," a role that won her two Emmys in seven nominations, is born in Los Angeles.