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Author: Jacqueline Purdy

The ticker-tape parade celebrating the end of Operation Desert Storm. (Credit: Visions of America/UIG via Getty Images)

7 Things You May Not Know About Ticker-Tape Parades

New York City has thrown more than 200 ticker-tape parades in its history, honoring a wide range of groups and individuals. Check out seven surprising facts you may not know about these unique celebrations.

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5 Things You May Not Know About the Men Who Built America

Get ready for the premiere of The Men Who Built America with five facts about the series’ principal subjects.