Today in History: September 23

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Today in History: September 23

September 23, 2013 Updated Sep 23, 2013 at 10:14 AM CDT

Check out the video below for highlights from this day in history.

Included are: Richard Nixon gives his 'Checkers' speech; Rome's Augustus Caesar born; Lewis and Clark finish trek to America's West; Psychologist Sigmund Freud dies; Musicians Ray Charles and Bruce Springsteen born.