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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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MIKE GRACIA

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Woodrow Wilson before Congress in 1917.

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Thomas Woodrow Wilson
(December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924)

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FAMOUS SEARCH BEGAN ON THIS DAY ~ 1871

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An illustration depicts the famous meeting of Livingston and Stanley at Ujiji, Lake Tanganyika in Africa.  

Journalist Henry Morton Stanley began his famous search through
Africa for the missing British explorer and Scottish physician, Dr.
David Livingstone (below).

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Sir Henry Morton Stanley
(John Rowlands)
(28 January 1841 – 10 May 1904)

David Livingstone: The boy from Blantyre who became an African legend |  Scotland.org
David Livingstone
(19 March 1813 – 1 May 1873)

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NOVEL PUBLISHED ON THIS DAY IN 1937


Rare vintage 1937 first edition of Steinbeck’s novel.

John Steinbeck’s novella Of Mice and Men, the story of the bond
between two migrant workers, is published. He adapted the book
into a three-act play, which was produced the same year. The
story brought national attention to Steinbeck’s work, which had
atarted to catch on in 1935 with the publication of his first novel, 
the successful Tortilla Flat.

John Steinbeck – Biographical - NobelPrize.org
John Ernst Steinbeck Jr.
(February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968)


Steinbeck won the 1962
Nobel Prize in Literature 
"for his realistic and imaginative writings”.
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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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ROSS SIMPSON

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CLASSIC MADE FOR TV CHRISTMAS MOVIE

A Christmas Story (1983) - IMDb


A Christmas Story
is a 1983
Christmas comedy film directed by Bob Clark and based on Jean Shepherd‘s semi-fictional anecdotes in his
1966 book
In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash.

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Benjamin Robert Clark (August 5, 1939 – April 4, 2007)

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Jean Parker Shepherd Jr. (July 26, 1921 – October 16, 1999),

Peter Billingsley Today: See The 'A Christmas Story' Star Then & Now –  Hollywood Life
Actor,director, and producer Peter Billingsley turned 50 April
16, 1971.

You'll shoot your eye out! - christmas story2 | Meme Generator


The most famous BB gun in the world, the Daisy Red Ryder
is a classic tradition that’s as strong now as it was when it
was designed more than 80 years ago.

A Christmas Story': The leg lamp set to take the stage at NMU | News,  Sports, Jobs - The Mining Journal


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