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The Stamp Act was passed on this day in 1765. It was the first direct British tax on the American colonists. It was repealed on March 17,
1766.

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On this day in 1987, a barge loaded with 32,000 tons of refuse left
Islip,
NY, to find a place to unload. After being refused by several
states and three countries space was found back in Islip.

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On NBC-TV, Tom Brokaw (above) called the barge the“homeless
garbage barge” from Islip, N.Y. On CBS-TV, Dan Rather called the
Mobro barge “the most-watched load of garbage in the memory
of man."

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Tara Lipinski, at 14 years and 10 months, became the youngest
women’s world figure skating champion on this day in 1997.

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Tara Kristen Lipinski will be 36 June 10.

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The Beatles first album, "Please Please Me," was released in the
U.K. on this day in 1963.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber (Baron Lloyd-Webber) is 70 today.

Legendary showman and musical theatre impresario Andrew
Lloyd Webber is known for "Cats," "The Phantom of the Opera,"
and "Jesus Christ Superstar." He was honored with a star on
the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and was also inducted into the
Songwriter’s Hall of Fame.

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Jan. 18, 1988

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