Cancer is a disease that doesn't discriminate, even when it comes to fame and fortune. Click on to see some celebrities who have battled cancer.
Former "Good Morning America" host Joan Lunden announced on the program June 24, 2014, that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. Lunden said the diagnosis came after an ultrasound during her yearly mammogram. The TV journalist is expected to make a full recovery following a lumpectomy and radiation.
The Erie Canal opens, the Pony Express closes, Wyatt Earp shoots it out in Tombstone, "Baby Fae" gets a baboon heart, and the Patriot Act is signed into law, all on this day.
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