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 - Shannon Elizabeth
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1973: Actress Shannon Elizabeth, best known for movies such as "American Pie," "Scary Movie" and "Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back" is born Shannon Elizabeth Fadal in Houston, Texas.

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