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16 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Ronan Point Tower Block Collapse

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15 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Author Tom Wolfe Dies At 88

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15 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 30 Years Since Soviets Began Afghanistan Withdrawal

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14 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since Israel Declared An Independent State

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13 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since The Paris Student Riots

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13 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Dame Tessa Jowell Dies Aged 70

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12 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Start Of The Poor People's Campaign

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10 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Birth Of Paul Revere

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08 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Arrest Of Kray Twins

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07 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Happy 300th Birthday New Orleans, Louisiana!

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05 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Birth Of Karl Marx

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03 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Get Your Groom On

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10 April, 2018

UNS: FILE: A Look Back At Previous Royal Wedding Dresses

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10 April, 2018

UNS: FILE: A Look Back At Previous Royal Wedding Preparations

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01 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 125 Years Since The Chicago World's Fair

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01 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since Death Of Otto Bettmann

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01 May, 2018

UNS: (FILE) New Finds From The Archive: April Highlights

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30 April, 2018

DEU: 25 Years Since Tennis Player Monica Seles Stabbed on the Court

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27 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) A Look Back At The Korean War

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27 April, 2018

SWE: FILE: ABBA Reform After 35 Years

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23 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 90 Years Since Birth Of Child Star Shirley Temple Black

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23 April, 2018

UNS: File: Royal Babies

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21 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 100 Years Since Death Of The Red Baron, Manfred von Ric...

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21 April, 2018

UNS: Actor Verne Troyer Dies At 49

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20 April, 2018

UNS: 125 Years Since the Birth of Silent Film Actor Harold Lloyd

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17 April, 2018

UNS: Former First Lady Barbara Bush Dies at 92

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19 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 75 Years Since The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

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19 April, 2018

TX: 25 Years Since the Branch Davidian Compound in Waco, TX is Dest...

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17 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) The Bay Of Pigs Invasion

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15 April, 2018

UNS: 175 Years Since the Birth of Author Henry James

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11 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Signing Of The Civil Rights Act

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08 April, 2018

UNS: 100 Years Since the Birth of First Lady Betty Ford

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04 April, 2018

TN: 50 Years Since the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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03 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Funeral Of Martin Luther King, Jr. - Newly Sourced Images

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02 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since Release Of '2001: A Space Odyssey'

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02 April, 2018

UNS: Anti-Apartheid Campaigner Winnie Mandela Dies At 81

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01 April, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 150 Years Since Founding Of Hampton University

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29 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Former NY Mets Player Rusty Staub Dies At 73

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29 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 75 Years Since US Rationing Expanded

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27 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since FDA Approved Viagra

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25 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 100 Years Since Birth Of Howard Cosell

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24 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 60 Years Since Elvis' US Army Induction

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22 March, 2018

UNS: In Profile: Prince Philip

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20 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) New World Cup Football Content From Popperfoto

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20 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 15 Years Since US Invasion Of Iraq

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17 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since Hell's Angels Founded

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16 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 40 Years Since The Amoco Cadiz Oil Spill

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16 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 50 Years Since The My Lai Massacre

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14 March, 2018

GBR: FILE: Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies at 76

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13 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 150 Years Since Andrew Johnson's Impeachment Trial

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13 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 22 Years Since The Dunblane Massacre

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12 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 25 Years Since 1993's 'Storm Of The Century'

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12 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 100 Years Since Birth Of Artist Elaine De Kooning

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12 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 80 Years Since Anschluss Of Germany And Austria

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11 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 100 Years Since First Recorded Case Of Spanish Flu Pand...

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05 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 65 Years Since Death Of Soviet Leader Joseph Stalin

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04 March, 2018

GBR: FILE - Sir Roger Bannister Dies Aged 88

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04 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Roger Bannister: The First To Break The 4 Minute Mile D...

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03 March, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 80 Years Since Oil Discovered In Saudi Arabia

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