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Today in history: May 2

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In 1994, Nelson Mandela claimed victory in the wake of South Africa’s first democratic elections, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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1980, 35 people were killed when a freighter rammed the Sunshine Skyway Bridge over Tampa Bay in Florida, and more events that happened on thi…

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

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Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims, France, ending its role in World War II, and more events that happ…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Aidy Bryant, Amy Heckerling, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Campbell, Thelma…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Amy Hill, Audrina Patridge, Billy Joel, Chris Diamantopoulos, Ghost…

In 1937, the hydrogen-filled German airship Hindenburg caught fire and crashed while attempting to dock, and more events that happened on this…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including David Attenborough, Domhnall Gleeson, Enrique Iglesias, Philip Bail…

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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 …

In 2010, President Barack Obama introduced Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan, billing her as a unifying force for a fractured court, and more …

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