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Today in history: Feb. 22
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Today in history: Feb. 22

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More than 25,000 U.S. and South Vietnamese troops launched Operation Junction City, aimed at smashing a Vietcong stronghold near the Cambodian border, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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1980, 35 people were killed when a freighter rammed the Sunshine Skyway Bridge over Tampa Bay in Florida, and more events that happened on thi…

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In 1995, Reggie Miller scores eight points in the last 16 seconds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 107-105 playoff win over the New York Knicks…

In 1937, the hydrogen-filled German airship Hindenburg caught fire and crashed while attempting to dock, and more events that happened on this…

In 1968, Jim “Catfish” Hunter of the Oakland A’s pitches a perfect game, beating the Minnesota Twins 4-0. It is the first perfect game in the …

In 1945, Denmark and the Netherlands were liberated as a German surrender went into effect, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims, France, ending its role in World War II, and more events that happ…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Adele, Craig David, Danielle Fishel, Henry Cavill, Raheem DeVaughn,…

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In 1973, Secretariat wins the Kentucky Derby with a record time of 1:59.2. Secretariat goes on to win the Triple Crown. See more sports moment…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including David Attenborough, Domhnall Gleeson, Enrique Iglesias, Philip Bail…

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