Today In History

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 | Leave a comment

Today In History: May 2, On this day in 2011, Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the United States, is killed by U.S. forces. If it sounds to good to be true, it probably is: Garry Betty CEO of Earthlink

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Friday, April 27, 2018 | Leave a comment

Today In History: On April 27, 1956, world heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano retires from boxing at age 31. Marciano ended his career as the only heavyweight champion with a perfect record–49 wins in 49 professional bouts, with 43 knockouts. Never mistake activity for achievement John Wooden UCLA Basketball coach

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Thursday, April 26, 2018 | Leave a comment

Today In History: 1954 Polio vaccine trials begin On this day in 1954, the Salk polio vaccine field trials, involving 1.8 million children. And On this day in 1984, President Ronald Reagan arrives in China for a diplomatic meeting with Chinese President Li Xiannian.

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