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1925

Born: Johnny Carson, American television personality who hosted the Tonight Show. [Source: HistoryNet.com.]

1929

The first transcontinental air service begins from New York to Los Angeles. [Source: HistoryNet.com]

1941

The Walt Disney animated feature Dumbo about a young circus elephant who learns how to fly premiered in New York.

1984

Shenandoah at the Arbor moved from its original Naples Island location to Belmont Shore. A location in Los Alamitos opened on July 28, 2003. The Belmont Shore location closed on May 30, 2005. [Source: Jill Wilson, owner of Shenandoah at the Arbor.]