On this day: October 2

POSTED: 11:23 PM Oct 01 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Oct 02 2013

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.

OTD October 2 - Annie Leibovitz
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1949: Photographer Annie Leibovitz, known for her portraits of celebrities for Rolling Stone, Vogue, Vanity Fair and other magazines, is born in Waterbury, Conn.

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