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    In 1977, on his first full day in office, President Jimmy Carter pardoned almost all Vietnam War draft evaders, and more events that happened …

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Cat Power, Emma Bunton, Geena Davis, Hakeem Olajuwon, Jack Nicklaus…

        In 2010, Kobe Bryant becomes the 15th player in NBA history to reach 25,000 career points and the youngest to hit the milestone. See more spor…

          In 1981, Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reag…

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              In 1980, Terry Bradshaw leads the Pittsburgh Steelers over the Los Angeles Rams to become the first team to win four Super Bowls. See more spo…

                In 1981, the United States and Iran signed an accord paving the way for the release of 52 Americans held hostage for more than 14 months, and …

                  Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Damien Chazelle, Dolly Parton, Logan Lerman, Shaunette Renee Wilson…

                    In 1974, UCLA’s 88-game winning streak is snapped when Notre Dame overcomes an 11-point deficit in the final 3:32 to win 71-70. See more sport…

                      During World War II, Jewish insurgents in the Warsaw Ghetto launched their initial armed resistance against Nazi troops, who eventually succee…

                        Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ashleigh Murray, Jason Segel, Jesse L. Martin, Kevin Costner, Mark …

                          In 1976, Lynn Swann's spectacular catches lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to victory in Super Bowl X. See more sports moments from this date.

                            In 1994, the 6.7 magnitude Northridge earthquake struck Southern California, and more events that happened on this day in history.

                              Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Calvin Harris, Dwyane Wade, James Earl Jones, Jim Carrey, Kelly Mar…

                                In 1988, "The Fumble" dashes the Cleveland Browns' Super Bowl hopes in loss to the Denver Broncos. See more sports moments from this date.

                                  In 1991, the White House announced the start of Operation Desert Storm to drive Iraqi forces out of Kuwait, and more events that happened on t…

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