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10 Famous Trees in History

As the United States celebrates Arbor Day, learn about 10 trees that witnessed history and shaped world events.
The chestnut tree in the backyard of the house in Amsterdam where Anne Frank and her family were hiding during World War II. (Credit: EVERT ELZINGA/AFP/Getty Images)

The chestnut tree in the backyard of the house in Amsterdam where Anne Frank and her family were hiding during World War II. (Credit: EVERT ELZINGA/AFP/Getty Images)

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