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Today in History for July 8th

by Associated Press Videos 1:41 mins

Today in History for July 8th

by Associated Press Videos 1:41 mins

Highlights of this day in history: Commodore Matthew Perry arrives in Tokyo Bay; Industrialist John D. Rockefeller born; Word of what becomes known as 'The Roswell Incident'; North Korea's Kim Il Sung dies; Ziegfeld stages first 'Follies.' (July 8)

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