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On this day: February 7

As we head into the weekend, we start with a look at this day in history. Famous birthdays include Garth Brooks, 52, Ashton Kutcher, 36 and Chris Rock, 49.

Garth Brooks
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This is also a special day for Charles Dickens, Pinocchio and the board game Monopoly. Click on the story video to get the scoop on these highlights and more.