Today in history: May 23
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Today in history: May 23

Surgeon General C. Everett Koop issued a report saying there was "very solid" evidence linking cigarette smoke to lung disease in non-smokers, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Relentless flooding in the central U.S. inundated communities and damaged or spilled over levees on three major rivers in two states, and more…

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Ten people were killed when police fired on steelworkers demonstrating near the Republic Steel plant in South Chicago, and more events that ha…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Brooke Shields,  Clint Eastwood,  DMC, Joe Namath, Lea Thompson, Sh…

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The British Royal Navy sank the German battleship Bismarck off France with a loss of some 2,000 lives, three days after the Bismarck sank the …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Cee Lo Green, Idina Menzel, Ruta Lee, Tom Morello, Tonya Pinkins and more.

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