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1918- Huge, 8,000 square foot "Win the War" military exhibit is a highlight of the 68th Ohio State Fair. August 26.
1951- Folk singers The Weavers banned from performing at Ohio State Fair due to Red Scare hysteria. August 24.
1966- Cleveland’s Bob Hope makes first of many visits to the Ohio State Fair. Fifty thousand attend show. August 27.
1974- New US President (and former Michigan football player) Gerald Ford addresses Ohio State University summer commencement. August 30.
1975- Hixploitation classic Walking Tall, Part 2 leads Labor Day weekend line-up at W. 5th Ave. Drive-In. August 29.
1989- Images from Voyager 2's close encounter with Neptune are broadcast live at Ohio Union with commentary by Astronomy Dept. faculty. August 25.
2002- Jim Tressel's Buckeyes National Championship season begins with victory over Texas Tech. August 24.