In August of 1931, torrential rains in southern China caused the Yangtze River to flood, killing 3.7 million people directly and indirectly over the next several months. It was perhaps the worst natural disaster of the 20th century.
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On this day in 1980, American oil tycoon Armand Hammer pays $5,126,000 at auction for a notebook containing writings by the legendary artist Leonardo da…
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