On this day: August 24

POSTED: 9:33 PM Aug 22 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Aug 24 2012

The White House burns, potato chips are invented, John Lennon's assassin goes to prison, and Pete Rose agrees to a ban from baseball, all on this day.

OTD August 24 - Michael Vick
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2007: The NFL suspends Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick after he pleads guilty to a federal felony dogfighting conspiracy charge.



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