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On This Day November 19: Gettysburg Address, Birth of Indira Gandhi, Pele scores 1000th

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1863 – American Civil War: U.S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the dedication ceremony for the military cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.   1959 – The Ford Motor Company announces the discontinuation of the unpopular Edsel.   1969 – Apollo program: Apollo 12 astronauts Pete Conrad and Alan Bean land at Oceanus Procellarum (the “Ocean of Storms”) and become the third and fourth humans to walk on the Moon. … Read entire article »

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On This Day: November 6: Abraham Lincoln was elected the 16th U.S. President, Gandhi was arrested, Jose P. Laurel 4th Philippine President died

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1860 – Abraham Lincoln was elected as the 16th U.S. President and the first Republican to win the U.S. presidency. 1913 – Mohandas Gandhi is arrested while leading a march of Indian miners in South Africa. 1947 – Meet the Press makes its television debut. … Read entire article »

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On These Days April 14-15: Assassination and death of Pres. Abraham Lincoln, Sinking of the Titanic

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On This Day February 23: Liberation of Manila, Supernova 1987a, Tootsie Roll, John Keats, Dakota Fanning

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On This Day February 1: Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Clark Gable, Ronda Rousey

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Trivia Today April 14th: Webster Dictionary, Assassination of Abe Lincoln, Titanic

1434 – The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid. 1828 – Noah Webster copyrights the first edition of his dictionary. … Read entire article »

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