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      Here is what happened on Sunday - May 1st...
      It is day 122 of the year 2016, and there are 243 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

      1769,Duke of Wellington, who made Napoleon very unhappy.
      1830,Mary Harris Jones (Mother Jones), hellraiser.
      1907,Kate Smith
      1916,Glenn Ford, actor.

      Events On This Day In History...

      1840,First adhesive postage stamps ("Penny Blacks" from England) issued.
      1850,John Geary becomes first mayor of City of San Francisco.
      1860,First school for the deaf founded.
      1869,Folies-Bergere opens in Paris.
      1884,Construction begins in Chicago on the first U.S. skyscraper.
      1892,U.S. quarantine station opens on Angel Island.
      1928,Lei Day begun (a Hawaiian celebration)

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