Rescuers say fallen Mt. Jefferson climber has died

Rescuers flown to two climbers on Mt. Jefferson Monday morning learned that one had died after falling into a crevasse, but his wife was in good condition.


On this day: September 3

POSTED: 1:15 PM PDT August 31, 2012    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT September 2, 2015 

The American Revolutionary War ends, baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb collects his last hit, the Allies declare war on Germany during World War II, and a U.S. Supreme Court chief justice dies, all on this day.

OTD September 3 - Michael Clarke Duncan
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2012: Actor Michael Clarke Duncan, best known for his Academy Award-nominated role in "The Green Mile," as well as for roles in movies such as "Armageddon," "The Whole Nine Yards" and "Daredevil," dies at age 54 in Los Angeles, California, nearly two months after suffering a heart attack.


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