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Today in history: May 5
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Today in history: May 5

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In 1945, Denmark and the Netherlands were liberated as a German surrender went into effect, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1994, after leading police on a slow-speed chase on Southern California freeways, O.J. Simpson was arrested and charged with murder in the …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Donald Trump, Kevin McHale, Lucy Hale, Marla Gibbs, Rod Argent, Ste…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Barry Manilow, Greg Kinnear, Jodie Whittaker, Kendrick Lamar, Venus…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Daniel Bruhl, Eddie Levert, John Cho, Joyce Carol Oates, Laurie Met…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Courteney Cox, Helen Hunt, Ice Cube, Jim Belushi, Neil Patrick Harr…

President Ronald Reagan, during a visit to the divided German city of Berlin, exhorted Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev to “tear down this w…

In 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson nominated Solicitor-General Thurgood Marshall to become the first Black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court…

In 1991, Mount Pinatubo in the northern Philippines exploded in one of the biggest volcanic eruptions of the 20th century, and more events tha…

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