Today in history: May 24
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Today in history: May 24

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Astronaut Scott Carpenter became the second American to orbit the Earth as he flew aboard Aurora 7, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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President Richard Nixon certified the 26th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which lowered the minimum voting age from 21 to 18, and more ev…

The Declaration of Independence was adopted by delegates to the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia, and more events that happened on …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Berenice Bejo, David McCullough, Jim Gaffigan, Michelle Kwan, Ringo…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Eva Marie Saint, Gina Lollobrigida, Pam Shriver, Ralph Johnson, Ron…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Anjelica Huston, Billy Crudup, Jeffrey Tambor, Kevin Bacon, Maya Ha…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Audra McDonald, Gloria Allred,  Montel Williams, Olivia Munn, Patri…

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