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Women in History: March 30th

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1820 – Anna Sewell (d. 1878) was an English novelist who penned the 1877 classic Black Beauty. As a little girl, Ms. 288 more words

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US President Reagan shot

John Hinckley, Jr. shoots President Ronald Reagan outside the Hilton Hotel in Washington D.C. just after the president had addressed the Building and Construction Workers Union of the AFL-CIO. 346 more words

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Iconic. Legendary. Colt Model 1911

Today in History, March 29: 1911 – The Colt Model M1911 .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol is adopted as the official sidearm of the US Army. The Navy and Marine Corps would follow suit in 1913. 46 more words

Women in History: March 29th

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1461 – Queen Margaret of Anjou is defeated at the Battle of Townton by young Edward of York, who is then crowned King Edward IV. 268 more words

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