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In 1945, the United Nations officially came into existence as its charter took effect, 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 Ashton Sanders, Casey Wilson, Drake, F. Murray Abraham, Shenae Grim…

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In 1992, the Toronto Blue Jays take baseball’s championship outside the U.S. for the first time, beating the Atlanta Braves in Game 6 of the W…

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In 2011, Libya’s interim rulers declared the country liberated, formally marking the end of Moammar Gadhafi’s 42-year tyranny, and more events…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ang Lee, Dianne Reeves, Emilia Clarke, Margaret Qualley, Pele, Ryan…

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In 2010, Auburn’s Cam Newton sets two records in the Tigers’ 24-17 win over LSU. See more sports moments from this date.

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In 1962, in a nationally broadcast address, President John F. Kennedy revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile bases under construction i…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Deneuve, Jeff Goldblum, Saffron Burrows, Sh…

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In 2011, Keith Nichol catches a 44-yard pass from Kirk Cousins on the game’s final play for a tiebreaking touchdown, giving the 15th-ranked Sp…

In 1967, tens of thousands of Vietnam War protesters began two days of demonstrations in Washington, D.C., and more events that happened on th…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Catherine Hardwicke, Judge Judy, Ken Watanabe, Kim Kardashian, Stev…

In 1998, the New York Yankees close out their historic season by sweeping the Padres in four games to win their record 24th World Series champ…

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