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19 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 75 Years Since Birth Of Singer Janis Joplin

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17 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 20 Years Since Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal Broke

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17 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 65 Years Since The Corvette's Debut

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15 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) American Racing Driver Dan Gurney Dies At 86

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14 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 40 Years Since The Sex Pistols' Last Concert

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12 January, 2018

GBR: A Look Back At Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation

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06 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 60 Years Since Gibson Introduced The Flying V Guitar

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04 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 70 Years Since Myanmar (Then Called Burma) Gained Indep...

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04 January, 2018

UNS: Ernst Haas: Master Of Early Colour Photography

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01 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) 200 Years Since Novel Frankenstein Published

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01 January, 2018

UNS: (FILE) Chairman Mao Announces China's 'Great Leap Forward'

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31 December, 2017

UNS: Sir Anthony Hopkins Turns 80

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29 December, 2017

UNS: 30 Years Since Prozac First Available

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27 December, 2017

UNS: 85 Years Since The Radio City Music Hall Opened

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25 December, 2017

UNS: In Focus: Rock'n'Roll Christmas - Music Stars Getting Festive

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22 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 15 Years Since The Death Of Joe Strummer

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21 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Jane Fonda Turns 80

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18 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Actor Brad Pitt Turns 55

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12 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) The Yugoslav Wars: Srebrenica

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07 December, 2017

UNS: In Focus: On This Day - The Attack On Pearl Harbor

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07 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Apollo 17: The Final Manned Mission To The Moon

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06 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Austrian Writer Peter Handke Turns 75

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05 December, 2017

UNS: Little Richard Turns 85

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05 December, 2017

UNS: FILE: French Singer Johnny Hallyday Dies At 74

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04 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 65 Years Since The Great Smog; Look Back At Foggy London

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03 December, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 25 Years Since The First SMS Sent

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01 December, 2017

UNS: Happy Birthday Woody Allen!

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30 November, 2017

UNS: Ridley Scott Turns 80

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22 November, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 54 Years Since The Assassination Of US President John F...

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20 November, 2017

UNS: Infamous Cult Leader Charles Manson Dies At 83

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20 November, 2017

GBR: (FILE) Queen Elizabeth And Duke Of Edinburgh Celebrate 70th We...

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20 November, 2017

UNS: FILE: Jana Novotna Dies at the Age of 49

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19 November, 2017

UNS: (FILE) In Profile: David Cassidy

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19 November, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Calvin Klein Turns 75

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17 November, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Happy 75th Birthday Martin Scorsese!

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15 November, 2017

UNS: Petula Clark Turns 85

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11 November, 2017

UNS: Happy Birthday Demi Moore!

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07 November, 2017

UNS: 100 Years Since The October Revolution In Russia

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02 November, 2017

GBR: (File)Concept Updates

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02 November, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Queen Sofia of Spain Turns 79

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29 October, 2017

DEU: (FILE) Charlotte Knobloch Turns 85

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26 October, 2017

UNS: Music Legend Fats Domino Dead At 89

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26 October, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Hillary Clinton Turns 70

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24 October, 2017

UNS: In Focus: Actor Robert Guillaume dies at 89

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22 October, 2017

UNS: (FILE) The Battle Of Orgreave

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19 October, 2017

UNS: 30 Years Since The Black Monday Stock Market Crash

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18 October, 2017

UNS: 95 Years Since The BBC Founded: A Look Back At Early Radio

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12 October, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 15 Years Since The Bali Terrorist Bombings

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07 October, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Vladimir Putin Turns 65

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05 October, 2017

UNS: 55 Years Since First James Bond Film Dr No Released: A Look Ba...

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04 October, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 60 Years Since Launch Of Sputnik, The First Satellite

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03 October, 2017

UNS: 75 Years Since The V-2 Rocket First Flew

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02 October, 2017

UNS: Tom Petty Dies At 66

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02 October, 2017

GBR: (FILE) 1982 Hyde Park Bomb

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01 October, 2017

UNS: 55 Years Since James Meredith Registered At University Of Miss...

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22 September, 2017

UNS: On This Day - President Lincoln Announced Emancipation Proclam...

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21 September, 2017

UNS: (FILE) Writer Stephen King Turns 70

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21 September, 2017

UNS: 75 Years Since Inaugural Flight Of The B-29 Bomber

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18 September, 2017

UNS: (FILE) 180 Years Since Tiffany & Co Opened Its First Store

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14 September, 2017

UNS: 35 Years Since Grace Kelly Died

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