Guy Fawkes is caught red-handed, Susan B. Anthony votes, George Foreman becomes the oldest Heavyweight Champion ever, Saddam Hussein is sentenced to death, and tragedy strikes Fort Hood, all on this day.
1989: The comedy-drama film "Steel Magnolias," starring Sally Field, Shirley MacLaine, Olympia Dukakis, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah and Julia Roberts, premieres in New York City. Roberts would receive her first Oscar nomination, for Best Supporting Actress, and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the film.
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