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Today in History

Events (200 years ago today): 1815 - Joachim Murat issues the Rimini Proclamation which would later inspire Italian unification.

Events (50 years ago today): 1965 - Vietnam War: A car bomb explodes in front of the United States Embassy, Saigon, killing 22 and wounding 183 others.

Births (50 years ago today): 1965 - Piers Morgan, English journalist

Deaths (1650 years ago today): 365 - Emperor Ai of Jin (b. 341)

Deaths (50 years ago today): 1965 - Philip Showalter Hench, American physician, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1896)

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