Today in history: May 23
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Today in history: May 23

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Surgeon General C. Everett Koop issued a report saying there was "very solid" evidence linking cigarette smoke to lung disease in non-smokers, 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…

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

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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The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as Confederate troops failed to breach Uni…

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

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

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