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circa 1938: American actor, producer and director Orson Welles (1915 - 1985) speaks into a microphone during a broadcast of his CBS radio program, 'First Person Singular'. Welles wears headphones and UNITED STATES - OCTOBER 31: New York Daily News Front page dated Oct. 31, 1938 Headline: FAKE RADIO 'WAR' STIRS TERROR THROUGH U.S. Orson Welles, after broadcast, expresses amazement at public reactio

75 years ago today Orson Welles broadcast his version of H.G. Wells "War Of The Worlds" thereby scaring the bejesus out of the American public.

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