November 19th in History

Lincoln speaks at Gettysburg. Bandleader Tommy Dorsey, designer Calvin Klein, and actress Jodie Foster are born; The Man in the Iron Mask, Statue of Liberty poet Emma Lazarus, and Dick "Mr. Whipple" Wilson die. Happy Discovery of Puerto Rico Day!

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January 10th in History

Caesar crosses the Rubicon! Ray "Scarecrow" Bolger, Sal Mineo, Rod Stewart, and Linda Lovelace are born; Buffalo Bill Cody, Dashiell Hammett, Coco Chanel, and David Bowie died. Happy Voodoo Festival!

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January 11th in History

Smoking may be hazardous to your health! In other news, Alabama secedes, the Grand Canyon becomes a national monument, and the designated hitter rule is adopted!

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January 12th in History

Today's birthdays include radio personalities Howard Stern and Rush Limbaugh, amazonian Jeff Bezos, and magician Kristin. Distiller Hiram Walker and mystery writer Agatha Christie died.

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