On this day: September 7

POSTED: 8:30 PM Sep 06 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Sep 07 2012

The Miss America pageant is held for the first time, the Tasmanian tiger goes extinct, the Pro Football Hall of Fame opens its doors, and rapper Tupac Shakur is gunned down, all on this day.

OTD September 7 - Keith Moon
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1978: The Who drummer Keith Moon dies from an accidental prescription drug overdose at the age of 32 in London.

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