On this day: October 5

POSTED: 6:27 PM Oct 04 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Oct 05 2012

James Bond debuts in theaters, the Beatles release their first single, PBS is founded, and Tylenol capsules are recalled amid seven deaths from tampering, all on this day.

OTD October 5 - Jeff Conaway
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1950: Actor Jeff Conaway, best known for playing Kenickie in the movie musical "Grease" and Bobby Wheeler in the sitcom "Taxi," is born in New York City. He died on May 27, 2011, at age 60 due to complications related to pneumonia and the degenerative brain condition known as encephalopathy, attributable to long-term drug use.

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