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This Month In History
1st, 1778 – Oliver Pollack invents the dollar sign $
3rd, 1860 – The Pony Express begins delivering the mail
4th, 1968 – Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated
6th, 1896 – First modern Olympic games opens in Athens, Greece
10th, 1912 – The Titanic departs on its maiden voyage from Southampton, England
11th, 1900 – The U.S. Submarine Force was officially established.
14th, 1865 – President Abraham Lincoln is shot by John Wilkes Booth at Ford’s Theater
15th, 1912 – Titanic hits an iceberg and sinks
18th, 1775 – Paul Revere makes his famous ride from Charlestown to Lexington, MA.
25th, 1945 – Delegates from 45 Countries meet in San Fransisco to organize the United Nations
27th, 1945 – The first Social Security checks were distributed
30th, 1975 – The Vietnam War ends with the fall of Saigon, (later renamed Ho Chi Minh)