Today in history: May 17
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Today in history: May 17

A special committee convened by the U.S. Senate began its televised hearings into the Watergate scandal, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Cee Lo Green, Idina Menzel, Ruta Lee, Tom Morello, Tonya Pinkins and more.

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