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This Day in History for October 8
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1871 – The Great Chicago Fire begins and goes on to kill 250 people, leave 100,000 people homeless, and destroy thousands of buildings (More info)
1956 – The New York Yankees’ D…
This Day in History for October 5 – PBS Founded and More
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1921 – The World Series is broadcast on the radio for the first time (More info)
1945 – A six-month strike by Hollywood set decorators turns into a bloody riot at the gates of Warner Brothers&C…
This Day in History for September 13
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1814 – Francis Scott Key pens a poem which is later set to music and in 1931 becomes America’s national anthem, ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ (More info)
1898 &ndas…
This Day in History for September 12
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1940 – Ancient cave paintings are discovered in Lascaux, France (More info)
1953 – Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy of Massachusetts marries Jacqueline Lee Bouvier (More info)
This Day in History for September 11
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1609 – Henry Hudson discovers Manhattan Island and the indigenous people living there (More info)
1941 – Ground is broken on the construction of The Pentagon (More info)

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