Today in History for October 21st

(20 Oct 2018) Highlights of this day in history: Thomas Edison perfects workable electric light; Anthrax scare claims first of two U.S. postal workers in Washington, DC; Britain wins Battle of Trafalgar; Actress and author Carrie Fisher born. (Oct. 21)

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Carrie Fisher plaque unveiled outside TCL Chinese Theatre

A plaque remembering Carrie Fisher was unveiled by her brother, Todd Fisher, outside the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. (May 25)

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‘The Last Jedi’ – a ‘tribute’ to Fisher’s career

Mark Hamill talks about the late Carrie Fisher at “The Last Jedi” press conference in Shanghai, saying “It’s a tribute to her entire career that it could culminate in this movie.” (Dec. 21)

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‘Last Jedi’ cast and crew in China for premiere

‘Luke Skywalker’ actor Mark Hamill says he struggled to accept the revived version of his iconic role in ‘The Last Jedi’, and pays tribute to late actor Carrie Fisher’s “wonderful” performance in the new film ahead of its China premiere.

Star Wars fans honor Carrie Fisher as new film premieres

As moviegoers around the US head to theatres for opening night of the latest Star Wars film “The Last Jedi”, fans in Los Angeles pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher, known to most for her role as Princess Leia, who died nearly one year ago.

Carrie Fisher celebrated in Hollywood

At the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, Todd Fisher, brother of late actress Carrie Fisher, celebrates the opening night of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and unveils a mock-up memorial plaque to his sister. (Dec. 15)

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