On this day: October 2

Published On: Oct 02 2012 01:23:04 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 02 2015 02:00:00 AM EDT

Charles Darwin returns home, Gandhi is born, "Peanuts" is published for the first time, Thurgood Marshall becomes the first black justice on the Supreme Court, and the Beltway sniper attacks begin, all on this day.

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1973: Actor Efren Ramirez, best known for playing Pedro Sánchez in the 2004 movie "Napoleon Dynamite," is born in Los Angeles, California.