Sen. Robert Byrd on Feb. 20, 1963, when he had already spent a decade in Congress. Charles Gorry/AP hide caption

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Michael Jackson before his BAD world concert tour held at Wembley Stadium, London on July 15, 1988. Dave Hogan/Getty Images hide caption

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Portuguese author Jose Saramago did not start writing fiction until late in life, but he produced more than a dozen novels. On Friday, Saramago died at his home in the Canary Islands after a long illness. He is pictured above in 1997. Bengt Eurenius/AP hide caption

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