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Today In History – April 04 – Martin Luther King Jr. Assassinated

Washington begins march to New York – President William Henry Harrison dies after one month in office – Los Angeles, California is incorporated as a city – Lincoln dreams about a presidential assassination – NATO established – Martin Luther King, Jr. delivers his “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence” speech – Dr. Martin Luther King assassinated – Senator John Heinz of Pennsylvania and six others are killed when a helicopter collides with their plane over an elementary school in Merion, Pennsylvania

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Today In History – February 14 – Penicillin Discovered

Oregon is admitted as the 33rd U.S. state, First trainload of oranges leaves Los Angeles, The United States Department of Commerce and Labor is established, Penicillin Discovered, Tornadoes sweep through southern Georgia

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