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This Day in the Arts: June 19

1902:

Band leader Guy Lombardo is born in London, Ontario, Canada.

1914:

Country/bluegrass musician Lester Flatt is born in Overton County, Tennessee.

1934:

The Communications Act of 1934 establishes the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), a government agency that regulates interstate and international communications including wire, cable, radio, TV, and satellite.

1937:

J.M. Barrie, author of Peter Pan, dies.

1978:

The Garfield cartoon strip by Jim Davis makes its debut.


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