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    A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court handed down its Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka decision which held that racially segregated public schoo…

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Craig Ferguson, Hill Harper, Jim Nantz, Kandi Burruss, Sasha Alexan…

        In 1970, Hank Aaron gets an infield single off Cincinnati’s Wayne Simpson for his 3,000th hit. See more sports moments from this date in history:

          In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama, and more events that happened on this day in history.

            Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Cate Blanchett,  Dan Auerbach, David Byrne, George Lucas, Mark Zuck…

              In 1967, Mickey Mantle hits his 500th home run, a shot off Stu Miller that lifts the New York Yankees to a 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orio…

                In 1985, a confrontation between Philadelphia authorities and the radical group MOVE ended as police dropped a bomb onto the group’s row house…

                  Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Dennis Rodman, Harvey Keitel, Lena Dunham, Robert Pattinson, Stephe…

                    In 1958, Stan Musial gets his 3,000th hit with a pinch-double off Chicago’s Moe Drabowsky at Wrigley Field. The Cardinals win 5-3. See more sp…

                      In 1949, the Soviet Union lifted the Berlin Blockade, which the Western powers had succeeded in circumventing with their Berlin Airlift, and m…

                        Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Carla Hall, Emily VanCamp, Jason Biggs, Rami Malek, Rhea Seehorn, V…

                          In 1970, Ernie Banks hits his 500th career home run off Pat Jarvis in the Chicago Cubs’ 4-3 victory over Atlanta at Wrigley Field. See more sp…

                            The espionage trial of Daniel Ellsberg and Anthony Russo in the “Pentagon Papers” case came to an end as Judge William M. Byrne dismissed all …

                              Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Eric Burdon, Frances Fisher, Pam Ferris, Prince Royce, Tim Blake Ne…

                                In 1992, the Portland Trail Blazers win the highest-scoring playoff game in NBA history, 153-151 in double overtime against the Phoenix Suns i…

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