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In 1967, tens of thousands of Vietnam War protesters began two days of demonstrations in Washington, D.C., and more events that happened on th…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Catherine Hardwicke, Judge Judy, Ken Watanabe, Kim Kardashian, Stev…

In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee opened hearings into alleged Communist influence and infiltration in the U.S. motion pictu…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Danny Boyle, John Krasinski, Kamala Harris, Snoop Dogg, Viggo Morte…

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In 1987, the stock market crashed as the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 508 points, or 22.6 percent in value, in what came to be known a…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ciara Renee, Evander Holyfield, Gillian Jacobs, Jennifer Holliday, …

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In 2011, Republican presidential candidates laced into each other in a debate; Mitt Romney emerged as still the person to beat, and more event…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chuck Lorre, Esperanza Spalding, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lindsey Von…

In 1989, an earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude struck northern California, killing 63 people and causing $6 billion worth of damage, and mo…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alan Jackson, Eminem, Felicity Jones, Marsha Hunt, Matthew Macfadye…

The Cuban missile crisis began as President John F. Kennedy was informed that reconnaissance photographs had revealed the presence of missile …

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Angela Lansbury, Bob Weir, Flea, John Mayer, Naomi Osaka, Sue Bird,…

In 1991, despite sexual harassment allegations by Anita Hill, the Senate narrowly confirmed the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supr…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Dominic West, Emeril Lagasse, Kimberly Schlapman, Linda Lavin, Mira…

In 1964, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was named winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Jay Pharoah, Justin Hayward, Lori Petty, Natalie Maines, Ralph Laur…

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In 2010, rescuers in Chile using a missile-like escape capsule pulled 33 men one by one to fresh air and freedom 69 days after they were trapp…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ashanti, Caleb McLaughlin, Doc Rivers, Jerry Rice, Marie Osmond, Na…

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In 1973, President Richard Nixon nominated House minority leader Gerald R. Ford of Michigan to succeed Spiro T. Agnew as vice president, and m…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chris Botti, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hugh Jackman, Josh Hutcherson, Martie…

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