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This Day In History

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Today's Events

  • King Louis XVI beheaded by French revolutionaries
  • Pineapple introduced to Hawaii
  • John Couch Adams English co-discoverer of Neptune dies
  • 1st atomic sub USS Nautilus launched
  • 1st gas turbine automobile exhibited - NYC
  • Snow falls in SF
  • Ann Sheridan dies at 51
  • Neptune becomes outermost planet (Pluto moves closer)
  • Islanders start NHL record 15 game win streak (15-0-0)


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