On this day: September 21

POSTED: 4:09 PM Sep 20 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Sep 21 2012

"The Hobbit" is published for the first time, Jimmy Hendrix becomes Jimi, Sandra Day O'Connor is confirmed as the first female Supreme Court justice, and a track superstar dies, all on this day.

OTD September 21 - Dream Team
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1991: USA Basketball announces the first 10 players selected for the "Dream Team," a team comprised mostly of professional NBA players, for the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. The players selected were Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, John Stockton, Karl Malone, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Patrick Ewing, Chris Mullin, David Robinson and Charles Barkley.

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