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Today in history: July 29
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Today in history: July 29

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In 1981, Britain’s Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer in a glittering ceremony at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1955, a jury in Sumner, Mississippi, acquitted two white men, Roy Bryant and J.W. Milam, of murdering Black teenager Emmett Till. The two m…

In 1985, the Mexico City area was struck by a devastating earthquake that killed at least 9,500 people, and more events that happened on this …

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In 2017, Hurricane Maria, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, struck the island, and more events that happened o…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Bonnie Hunt, David Coverdale, Joan Jett, Mystikal, Nick Cave, Shari…

In 1960, the USS Enterprise, the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, was launched at Newport News, Virginia, and more events that happened…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Crystle Stewart, Deborah Roberts, Gary Cole, Jon Bernthal, Malachi …

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In 1974, President Gerald R. Ford announced a conditional amnesty program for Vietnam war deserters and draft-evaders, and more events that ha…

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