Fred turning 74

November, 21, 2010
11/21/10
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Mets principal owner Fred Wilpon is due to celebrate his 74th birthday Monday. He was born on Nov. 22, 1936.

According to the History Channel, the following day, the first issue of "Life" magazine was published.

Notable events on Nov. 22 throughout the years, according to the network:

1718: Blackbeard is killed.

1963: John F. Kennedy was assassinated.

1986: Mike Tyson becomes the youngest heavyweight boxing champion in history.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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