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Today in entertainment history: Dec. 28

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 28

THIS DAY IN 1993: Country singer Shania Twain married producer Mutt Lange. They have since divorced. Photo: Associated Press

1983: Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson drowned while swimming in the harbor at Marina Del Rey, California. He was 39.

1991: Nine people were killed at a charity basketball game at City College in New York that featured Run DMC and LL Cool J. The victims were crushed when the crowd surged to get into the gym where the game was to be played.

1993: Country singer Shania Twain married producer Mutt Lange. They have since divorced.


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