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March 29, 1918: Columbia entrepreneur and Mizzou grad Sam Walton was born on this day. He founded both Walmart and Sam's Club.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.