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On this day: September 23

POSTED: 06:20 PM EDT Sep 09, 2013    UPDATED: 02:00 AM EDT Sep 23, 2013 

Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis, the Nintendo Company is formed, Sigmund Freud dies, "The Jetsons" premieres, and Elton John's musical tribute to Princess Diana hits America, all on this day.

OTD September 23 - Caesar Augustus
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63 B.C.: Caesar Augustus, the founder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor, is born Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus in Rome. He was adopted posthumously by his maternal great-uncle Gaius Julius Caesar following Caesar's assassination and ruled from Jan. 16, 27 B.C., until his death on Aug. 19, A.D. 14.

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