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    In 1949, the National Basketball Association was formed as a merger of the Basketball Association of America and the National Basketball Leagu…

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Evangeline Lilly, John C. McGinley, Martha Stewart, Martin Sheen, M…

        In 1945, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and Britain’s new prime minister, Clement Attlee, concluded the Potsdam confere…

          Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Charli XCX, Jacinda Barrett, Kevin Smith, Mary-Louise Parker, Sam W…

            In 2012, Michael Phelps wins his first individual gold medal of the London Games in the 200-meter individual medley. The U.S. star becomes the…

              In 2007, the eight-lane Interstate 35W bridge, a major Minneapolis artery, collapsed into the Mississippi River during evening rush hour, and …

                Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chuck D, Jason Momoa, John Carroll Lynch, Robert Cray, Roy Williams…

                  Apollo 15 crew members David Scott and James Irwin became the first astronauts to use a lunar rover on the surface of the moon, and more event…

                    Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including B.J. Novak, Geraldine Chaplin, J.K. Rowling, Mark Cuban, Wesley Sni…

                      In 2012, the team of Gabrielle Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Alexandra Raisman, Kyla Ross and Jordyn Wieber wins the first U.S. Olympic title in w…

                        In 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a measure creating Medicare, which began operating the following year, and more events that happen…

                          Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Buddy Guy, Christopher Nolan, Hilary Swank, …

                            In 2013, Katie Ledecky crushes the world record in the 1,500 freestyle for her second gold medal at the world swimming championships in Barcel…

                              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 …

                                Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Geddy Lee, Josh Radnor, Ken Burns, Patti Scialfa, Tim Gunn, Wanya M…

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