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August 30, 1918 > Future Hall of Famer Ted Williams is born in San Diego, California. "The Splendid Splinter" will make his Major League debut in 1939, and spend most of the next 22 years terrorizing American League pitchers. He will cruise into the Hall of Fame in 1966, his first year of eligibility.