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Today in history: April 29
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Today in history: April 29

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In 1992, a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of motorist Rodney King, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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George Washington took the oath of office in New York as the first president of the United States, and more events that happened on this day i…

In 1994, Nelson Mandela claimed victory in the wake of South Africa’s first democratic elections, and more events that happened on this day in…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Andy Serkis, George Takei, Jessica Lange, Judith O’Dea, Shemar Moor…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Andie MacDowell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, James McAvoy, Patti LuPone, Queen…

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In 2013, Floyd Mayweather comes back from a year’s absence to win a unanimous 12-round decision over Robert Guerrero in their welterweight tit…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Bob Seger, Gabourey Sidibe, George Clooney, Meek Mill, Naomi Scott,…

In 1945, Denmark and the Netherlands were liberated as a German surrender went into effect, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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