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Mike Gracia

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Milton-Berlemain

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Milton Berle (Mendel Berlinger) (July 12, 1908 – March 27, 2002)

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CHERRY TREES PLANTED ON THIS DAY IN 1912

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The first cherry blossom trees planted in Washington, DC. were a
gift from Japan.
 

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The cherry trees in full bloom and the Washington Monument

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RECORD RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1951

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The ballad "I’m a Fool to Want You" is a pop and jazz standard 
composed by
Frank Sinatra, Jack Wolf, and Joel Herron. It was
recorded with the Ray
Charles Singers.

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Carlota Bradley

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Diana Ernestine Earle Ross is 71 today

Diana Ross won a Golden Globe for her role as Billie Holiday in
Lady Sings the Blues in 1972.

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IT OFFICIALLY ENDED ON THIS DAY IN 1945

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The Battle of Iwo Jima began on February 19, 1945 and was officially declared
ended with the securing of the island on March 26. The five week battle to
capture the island from the Japanese Imperial Army comprised some of the
fiercest and bloodiest fighting of the War in the Pacific during World War II.

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1945 issue, commemorative stamp

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