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Today in History

Events (150 years ago today): 1865 - American Civil War: Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston surrenders his army to General William Tecumseh Sherman at the Bennett Place near Durham, North Carolina. Also the date of Confederate Memorial Day for two states.

Events (50 years ago today): 1965 - A Rolling Stones concert in London, Ontario is shut down by police after 15 minutes due to rioting.

Births (50 years ago today): 1965 - Susannah Harker, English actress

Deaths (150 years ago today): 1865 - John Wilkes Booth, American actor, assassin of Abraham Lincoln (b. 1838)

Deaths (100 years ago today): 1915 - John Bunny, American actor (b. 1863)

Commemorations:
World Intellectual Property Day
Tanzania National Day

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