On this day: October 5

Published On: Oct 04 2012 05:27:54 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 05 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

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 - Barry Bonds
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2001: Barry Bonds of the San Francisco Giants hits his 71st and 72nd home runs of the season to surpass the single-season record of 70 set by Mark McGwire in 1998. The Giants' slugger would add another on Oct. 7 to set the new record at 73.


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