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This Day In History

March 12, 1933: FDR gives first fireside chat On this day in 1933, eight days after his inauguration, President Franklin D. Roosevelt …

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March 11, 1997: Paul McCartney knighted On this day in 1997, Paul McCartney, a former member of the most successful rock band …

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March 10, 1959: Rebellion in Tibet On this day in 1959, Tibetans band together in revolt, surrounding the summer palace of the …

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March 9, 1959: Barbie makes her debut On this day in 1959, the first Barbie doll goes on display at the American …

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This Day In History

March 8, 1917: February Revolution begins In Russia, the February Revolution (known as such because of Russia’s use of the Julian calendar) …

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March 7, 1876: Alexander Graham Bell patents the telephone On this day in 1876, 29-year-old Alexander Graham Bell receives a patent for …

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March 6, 1899: Bayer patents aspirin On this day in 1899, the Imperial Patent Office in Berlin registers Aspirin, the brand name …

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March 5, 1963: Hula-Hoop patented On this day in 1963, the Hula-Hoop, a hip-swiveling toy that became a huge fad across America …