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Aroldis Chap­man (1988- ), base­ball player.

TO­DAY'S FACT: John Tyler was the first vice pres­i­dent to as­sume the pres­i­dency be­cause of a sit­ting pres­i­dent's death. Dur­ing the term he served, af­ter Wil­liam Henry Har­ri­son's month­long pres­i­dency, Tyler was of­ten re­ferred to slight­ingly as "His Ac­ci­dency" or "Act­ing Pres­i­dent."

TO­DAY'S SPORTS: In 1985, Pete Rose broke Ty Cobb's record with his 4,192nd ca­reer hit.

TO­DAY'S QUOTE: "You can't ap­pre­ci­ate home till you've left it, money till it's spent, your wife till she's joined a woman's club, nor Old Glory till you see it hang­ing on a broom­stick on the shanty of a con­sul in a for­eign town." -- O. Henry, "Roads of Des­tiny"

TO­DAY'S NUM­BER: 4,256 -- to­tal ca­reer hits for Pete Rose, which re­mains the Ma­jor League Base­ball record.

TO­DAY'S MOON: Be­tween full moon (Sept. 6) and last quar­ter moon (Sept. 12).

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