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May 23, 1969: Bill Cosby talks to students

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day back in 1969, 7th graders at Giffen Elementary School got to talk with actor/comedian Bill Cosby over the phone.
Speaker phones were placed throughout the room so students could hear both ends of conversation, which was a pretty big deal at the time.May 23, 1969: Bill Cosby talks to students

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