On this day: September 4

Published On: Sep 04 2012 01:29:11 AM EDT   Updated On: Sep 04 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

Los Angeles is founded, Arkansas' governor calls out the National Guard to prevent the integration of a Little Rock school, swimmer Mark Spitz sets a new Olympic gold medal mark, and Google is founded, all on this day.

OTD September 4 - Daniel Burnham
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1846: Architect and urban planner Daniel Burnham, who took a leading role in the creation of master plans for the development of a number of cities, including Chicago and downtown Washington, D.C., and designed several famous buildings, including the Flatiron Building in New York City and Union Station in Washington, D.C., is born in Henderson, N.Y.

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