On this day: December 4

Published On: Dec 03 2012 04:14:12 PM PST   Updated On: Dec 03 2014 11:00:00 PM PST

The U.S. Senate approves America's participation in the United Nations, the "Million Dollar Quartet" jams at Sun Studios, Led Zeppelin disbands, and Pan Am collapses, all on this day.

OTD December 4 - Terry Anderson
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1991: Journalist Terry A. Anderson is released after seven years in captivity as a hostage in Beirut. He was the last and longest-held American hostage in Lebanon. He's seen here at the microphones during a welcome home rally in his birthplace of Lorain, Ohio, in June 1992.

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