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Significant Events in History from The Old Farmer's Almanac.



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Today in History for Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Died: President George W. Bush's dog, Spotty, died at the age of 15. She was born in 1989 in the White House. Her mother was Millie, the well-known dog of Bush's parents, former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara. She is believed to be the only pet to live in the White House twice, 2004.

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Today in History for Monday, February 20, 2017

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Died: Gene Siskel (film critic), 1999.

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Today in History for Sunday, February 19, 2017

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Died: Jose Lopez Portillo (as president of Mexico from 1976-1982, brought the nation to the brink of economic collapse), 2004.

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Today in History for Saturday, February 18, 2017

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:00:00 +0100

First unmanned test flight of space shuttle Enterprise mounted on another aircraft, 1977.

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Today in History for Friday, February 17, 2017

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:00:00 +0100

Born: Richard Karn (actor, game show host), 1956.

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