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October 19, 2017

UNS: 30 Years Since The Black Monday Stock Market Crash

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October 18, 2017

UNS: 95 Years Since The BBC Founded: A Look Back At Early Radio

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October 07, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Vladimir Putin Turns 65

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October 05, 2017

UNS: 55 Years Since First James Bond Film Dr No Released: A Look Ba...

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October 04, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 60 Years Since Launch Of Sputnik, The First Satellite

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October 03, 2017

UNS: 75 Years Since The V-2 Rocket First Flew

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October 02, 2017

UNS: Tom Petty Dies At 66

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October 01, 2017

UNS: 55 Years Since James Meredith Registered At University Of Miss...

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September 21, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Writer Stephen King Turns 70

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September 21, 2017

UNS: 75 Years Since Inaugural Flight Of The B-29 Bomber

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September 18, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 180 Years Since Tiffany & Co Opened Its First Store

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September 14, 2017

UNS: 35 Years Since Grace Kelly Died

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September 12, 2017

GBR: In Profile: Theatre Director Sir Peter Hall Dies at 86

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September 12, 2017

DEU: CDU Politician Heiner Geissler Dies At 87

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September 11, 2017

UNS: Retrospective Of September 11 Terrorist Attacks

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September 10, 2017

UNS: 55 Years Since Rod Laver Wins Tennis Grand Slam, 1962

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September 01, 2017

UNS: In Focus: Comedian Shelley Berman Dies At 92

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August 30, 2017

UNS: (FILE) US Actor Cameron Diaz Turns 45

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August 26, 2017

UNS: US Actor Paul Reubens Turns 65

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August 23, 2017

UNS: 20 Years On: Remembering Princess Diana

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August 18, 2017

UNS: Sir Bruce Forsyth Dies At 89

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August 16, 2017

UNS: OTD - Aug 16 1977 - 40 Years Since Elvis' Death

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August 14, 2017

UNS: Happy Trails: The Appalachian Trail Turns 80

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August 08, 2017

UNS: In Focus: Barbara Cook, Tony Award-Winning Singer And Actress,...

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August 08, 2017

UNS: Actor Dustin Hoffman Turns 80

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August 02, 2017

UNS: Chilean Author Isabel Allende Turns 75

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July 28, 2017

USA: Actress Elizabeth Berkley Turns 45

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July 24, 2012

USA: Director Gus Van Sant Turns 65

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July 23, 2012

UNS: 55 Years Since Telstar Relayed First Live Satellite Broadcast

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July 23, 2017

UNS: 50 Years Since The 12th Street Riot In Detroit

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July 23, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since The Newark Riots

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July 22, 2011

UNS: Happy Birthday Danny Glover!

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July 17, 2011

UNS: The Spanish Civil War Starts In 1936

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July 15, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since Gianni Versace Was Murdered

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July 09, 2017

GBR: Church Service Takes Place At Drumcree Ahead Of The Battle Of ...

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July 08, 2017

IRL: Members Of The Orange Order March Across The Sand At Rossnowlagh

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July 06, 2017

GBR: (FILE) 60 Years Since Althea Gibson Wins Wimbledon

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July 02, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 80 Years Since The Disappearance Of Amelia Earhart

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July 01, 2017

UNS: OTD - July 1 1942 - First Battle Of El Alamein

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June 30, 2017

UNS: 100 Years Since Birth Of Lena Horne

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June 26, 2017

UNS: 20 Years Since The First Harry Potter Book Published

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June 23, 2017

UNS: On This Day - June 23 - Teflon Don John Gotti Sentenced To Life

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June 23, 2017

USA: 45 Years Since Title IX Law Passed

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June 22, 2017

UNS: 80 Years Since Joe Louis Became Heavyweight Champ

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June 22, 2017

MEX: The 'Hand Of God' Comes To Argentina's Aid

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June 21, 2017

UNS: Prince William Duke Of Cambridge Turns 35

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June 20, 2017

UNS: On This Day - June 20 - 'Jaws' Was Released

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May 18, 2011

UNS: Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl Dies At 87

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June 08, 2017

UNS: 150 Years Since Birth Of Frank Lloyd Wright

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June 07, 2017

UNS: 100 Years Since Birth Of Dean Martin

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June 07, 2017

UNS: 100 Years Since Birth Of Poet Gwendolyn Brooks

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June 06, 2017

UNS: 125 Years Since The Chicago 'L' Went Into Service

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June 06, 2017

UNS: 45 Years Since David Bowie Released Ziggy Stardust

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June 05, 2017

UNS: OTD - Jun 5 1967 - 50 Years Since The Six Day War

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June 05, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since The Launch Of The Marshall Plan

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June 03, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 80 Years Since Duke Of Windsor Married Wallis Simpson

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May 30, 2017

UNS: FILE: Actress Molly Peters Dies At 75

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May 29, 2017

UNS: OTD - 5/29/1917- Centenary Of John F. Kennedy's Birth

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May 27, 2017

UNS: 80 Years Since The Golden Gate Bridge Was Opened

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May 23, 2017

UNS: On This Day - May 23 1934 - Death of Outlaws Bonnie and Clyde

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