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Feb. 23

February 23, 2018


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Feb. 23, 1940: Woodie Guthrie writes the classic folk song "This Land Is Your Land"...

Feb. 22

February 22, 2018


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Feb. 22, 1900: Hawaii becomes a U.S. territory...

Feb. 21

February 21, 2018


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Feb. 21, 1848: Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish "The Communist Manfesto," starting the movement of Communism...

Feb. 20

February 20, 2018


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Feb. 20, 1792: The U.S. Post Office Department is created...

Feb. 19

February 19, 2018


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Feb. 19, 1807: Ex Vice President Aaron Burr is arrested for treason...

Feb. 18

February 18, 2018


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Feb. 18, 1930: Pluto, later to be deemed a dwarf planet, is officially discovered...

Feb. 17

February 17, 2018


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Feb. 17, 1801: Thomas Jefferson is elected president by the House of Representatives after a tie in the Election of 1800

Feb. 16

February 16, 2018


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Feb. 16, 1959: Fidel Castro officially becomes the Prime Minister of Cuba after years of revolution and guerrilla warfare...

Feb. 15

February 15, 2018


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Feb. 15, 1820: Women's rights activist Susan B. Anthony is born...

Feb. 14

February 14, 2018


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Feb. 14, 1912: Arizona becomes the 48th state...

Feb. 13

February 13, 2018


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Feb. 13, 1689: King William III and Queen Mary II become co-rulers of England...

Feb. 12

February 12, 2018


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Feb. 12, 1999: President Bill Clinton is acquitted by the Senate in his impeachment trial...

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