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Chief Pontiac’s War

On May 7th, 1763, Pontiac’s War (also known as Pontiac’s Conspiracy or Pontiac’s Rebellion) was launched by a loose confederation of Native American tribes, primarily…

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May Day

On this day in numerous countries, cultures and cults, for centuries dating back to the Roman Republic, May Day is celebrated across the globe. Dances,…

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Jonas Salk, Public Health Hero

On April 26th, 1954, the first round of Dr. Jonas Salk’s polio vaccine field trials, involving 1.8 million children, begin at the Franklin Sherman Elementary…

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Easter Rising

On April 24th, 1916, the Easter Rising was launched by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while…

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Respecting Mother Earth . . . .

On April 22nd, 1970, the first Earth Day is celebrated in the United States and points around the globe. Now an annual event observed every…

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The Perpetual Catastrophe of Columbine

On April 20th, 1999, Columbine High School students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold murdered 12 classmates and one teacher in a mass shooting. They injured…

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