A single rose and a charachter sketch appear on the star of actor Marlon Brando along Hollywood's Walk of Fame Friday, July 2, 2004, in Los Angeles. Brando, who revolutionized American acting with his Method performances in "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "On the Waterfront" and went on to create the iconic character of Don Vito Corleone in "The Godfather," died Thursday, July 1, 2004. He was 80. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

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Today is Friday, July 1, the 183rd day of 2016. There are 183 days left in the year. This is Canada Day.