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Maine Historical Society

The Earliest-Born Person Ever to be Photographed was from Maine!

Another famous Mainer and his place in history: Conrad Heyer crossed the Delaware with George Washington, and would be 267 years old today.

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Maine on the Map
Marcio Silva

This Week in Maine History March 6-12

March 9th 1921 

A British Tramp Steamer called Wandby shipwrecked near Walker's Point in Kennebunk. Captain David Simpson's hearing was off when he thought the buoy whistle he heard was the one near Portland Lightship ...

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Category: History, Offbeat

*WATCH* 106 Year Old Woman Unbelievably Excited To Meet Pres And First Lady

Virginia McLaurin, a 106-year-old woman, was so excited when she met President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle that she busted out some dance moves with the two during her visit to the White House on Sunday, February 21...

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Rubber Duckie

January 13 is National Rubber Duckie Day

Did you know today is 'National Rubber Duckie Day?" Well, that's my learning moment of the day today from the Moose Morning Show. It also gives me an excuse to watch this classic from 'Sesame Street...

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<> on September 25, 2015 in Washington, DC.
Win McNamee

Did You Know The Presidential Election Was Today?

Don't let the title mislead you, even though it probably did. However, as part of a little throwback Thursday fun, I figured I would tease your brains a little bit. It was on this day

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Category: History
Veterans Day Commemorated At Arlington National Cemetery
Chip Somodevilla-Getty Images News

Celebrating Veterans Around The World [VIDEO]

On Nov. 11, the United States of America celebrates Veterans Day, set aside to honor all of the country's veterans.

But the holiday is not exclusively an American one, countries all over the world also honor their veterans today, and for a very specific reason.

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NASA To Make Major Announcement On Mars – Some Surprises We Hope To See

Today (Sept. 29, 2015) could be a potentially historic day in the annals of space exploration. NASA is set to reveal what it is terming a "major science finding" from its exploration of Mars.

According to some published reports, the announcement could involve the discovery of water periodically flowing on the planet's surface, which could have huge implications in the potential of some sort of life on Mars.

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Category: History, Humor, Lists
National September 11 Memorial
Getty Images

Watch Heartbreaking Images From September 11 Attacks

Today marks the 14th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. It's a day every American vividly remembers.

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Category: History

30th Anniversary of Live Aid: July 13, 1985 [VIDEO]

How old does this make you feel? Today is the 30th anniversary of the world wide charity concert Live Aid. Some of the world's biggest musical acts performed to raise funds for famine relief in Africa.

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Sunday, June 14 is Flag Day: Proper Flag Etiquette

Sunday, June 14, is National Flag Day. It's a day that commemorates the adoption of the U.S. Flag back in 1777. Four years ago, President Obama extended the Flag Day festivities to Flag Week.

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