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Today in history: April 4
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Today in history: April 4

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Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed while standing on a balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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The British liner RMS Titanic set sail from Southampton, England, on its ill-fated maiden voyage, and more events that happened on this day in…

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Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House in Virginia, and more events …

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Daisy Ridley, David Harbour, Haley Joel Osment, Kenneth “Babyface” …

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In 1966, the U.S. Navy recovered a hydrogen bomb that the U.S. Air Force had lost in the Mediterranean Sea, and more events that happened on t…

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The United States Senate passed, 38-6, the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution abolishing slavery, and more events that happened on this d…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Carl Franklin, David Banner, Jim Lauderdale, Joss Stone, Kelli Garn…

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