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  • In 1327, teenager Edward III was crowned king of England.
  • In 1861, Texas seceded from the Union.
  • In 1893, construction was completed on America’s first “movie studio,” Thomas Edison’s Black Maria in West Orange, N.J.
  • In 1918, Russia was among the last of the world’s nations to adopt the Gregorian calendar.
  • In 1946, Trygve Lie was named United Nations Secretary-General.
  • In 1964, The Beatles had their first No. 1 hit in the United States with “I Want to Hold Your Hand.”
  • In 2003, the Space Shuttle Columbia disintegrated upon re-entry, killing all seven crew members.
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