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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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SANDY KOZEL

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Dick Clark (Richard Wagstaff Clark)
(November 30, 1929 – April 18, 2012)

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The original ABC network debut of American Bandstand began
on this day in 1957 and continued until 1987.

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THEME PARK OPENING ON THIS DAY IN 1955

LIFE Magazine at Disneyland in the 1950's Part One | Disney theme ...


Disneyland,
Walt Disney’s metropolis of nostalgia, fantasy and futurism,
opened on July 17, 1955. The $17 million theme park was built on 160
acres of former orange groves in Anaheim,
California, and soon brought
in staggering profits. Today, Disneyland hosts more than 18 million
visitors a year, who spend close to $3 billion.

Walt Disney's Opening Day Speech - Disneyland 1955 - YouTube
Walt Disney giving his Opening Day Speech at Disneyland

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A FEMALE VP WAS NAMED ON THIS DAY IN 1984


Walter Mondale, the leading Democratic presidential candidate, announced
that he had chosen Representative
Geraldine Ferraro of New York as his
running mate. Ferraro, a daughter of Italian immigrants, had previously
gained recognition as a vocal advocate of women’s rights in Congress. She
became the first female vice presidential candidate to represent a major
political party.

Four days after Ferraro was named vice presidential candidate, Governor
Mario Cuomo of New York opened the Democratic National Convention in
San Francisco.

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Rep. Geraldine Ferraro and Democratic Presidential Candidate
Walter Mondale.

Geraldine A. Ferraro - Obituary - The New York Times
Geraldine Anne "Gerry" Ferraro (August 26, 1935 – March 26, 2011)

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BIG BATTLE BEGAN ON THIS DAY IN 1863

The Importance of the Battle of Gettysburg – Teen Kids News

One of the largest military conflicts in North American history began on July
1, 1863, when Union and Confederate forces collided at Gettysburg, PA. The 
epic battle lasted three days and resulted in a retreat to Virginia by General
Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia.

Robert E. Lee - Quotes, Children & Statue - Biography
Robert Edward Lee
(January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870)

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\Gettysburg Battlefield holds Surprising Lessons Learned | APPEL ...
The Gettysburg Battlefield as it looks today on the rolling hills to the
west of town. 

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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Tonight Show with Jay Leno - First Episode - 5/25/92 - YouTube
A young Jay Leno (above) debuted as the new permanent
host of NBC’s "Tonight Show" on this day in 1992.

"This brings to an end a long, successful two decades of a man’s career and of a country’s relationship with somebody," Crystal tells THR of Leno's exit.
Billy Crystal as Jay Leno’s first guest on the ‘Tonight Show’.

Memorial Day 2020, Director Message; photo of US flag at Portland VA with Mt. Hood in background

Catholic Cemeteries Plan Virtual Memorial Day Field Mass ...


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