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Today in history: Aug. 1
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Today in history: Aug. 1

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The eight-lane Interstate 35W bridge, a major Minneapolis artery, collapsed into the Mississippi River during evening rush hour, killing 13 people, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Aaron Rodgers, Britney Spears, Joe Lo Truglio, Lucy Liu, Nelly Furt…

Enos the chimp was launched from Cape Canaveral aboard the Mercury-Atlas 5 spacecraft, which orbited earth twice before returning, and more ev…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Anna Faris, Diane Ladd, Don Cheadle, Howie Mandel, Joel Coen, Maria…

London’s famed Crystal Palace, constructed for the Great Exhibition of 1851, was destroyed in a fire, and more events that happened on this da…

In 1942, fire engulfed the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Boston, killing 492 people in the deadliest nightclub blaze ever, and more events that …

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Rosa Parks was arrested after refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama, city bus, and more events that happened on…

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