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The first Earth Day, 1970
Earth Day, an event to increase public awareness of the world's environmental problems, is celebrated in the United States for the first time. Millions of …
Category: Battle of Antietam
Today marks the 150th anniversary of the deadliest day in American history—September 17, 1862. Fought on a field near Antietam Creek in Sharpsburg, Maryland, the Battle of Antietam resulted in 23,000 American casualties—four times the number ...