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Today in history: June 18
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Today in history: June 18

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President Jimmy Carter and Soviet President Leonid I. Brezhnev signed the SALT II strategic arms limitation treaty in Vienna, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 2007, the eight-lane Interstate 35W bridge, a major Minneapolis artery, collapsed into the Mississippi River during evening rush hour, and …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Buddy Guy, Christopher Nolan, Hilary Swank, …

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In 1981, Britain’s Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer in a glittering ceremony at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London, and more events that …

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In 1949, the National Basketball Association was formed as a merger of the Basketball Association of America and the National Basketball Leagu…

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In 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a measure creating Medicare, which began operating the following year, and more events that happen…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Geddy Lee, Josh Radnor, Ken Burns, Patti Scialfa, Tim Gunn, Wanya M…

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In 1945, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and Britain’s new prime minister, Clement Attlee, concluded the Potsdam confere…

Apollo 15 crew members David Scott and James Irwin became the first astronauts to use a lunar rover on the surface of the moon, and more event…

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