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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017

On Aug. 27, 1939, Adolf Hitler served notice on England and France that Germany wanted Danzig and the Polish Corridor. Latest News – UPI.com

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Famous birthdays for Aug. 20: Andrew Garfield, Amy Adams

Famous birthdays for Aug. 20: Andrew Garfield, Amy Adams

Actor Andrew Garfield turns 34 and actor Amy Adams turns 43, among the famous birthdays for Aug. 20. Latest News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

By United Press International On Aug. 23, 1939, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed a non-aggression pact. Less than two years later, Germany launched a blitzkrieg attack on Russia. Latest News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015

By United Press International In 2005, killer Hurricane Katrina slammed ashore on the Gulf Coast; New Orleans area devastated. Top News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

By United Press International In 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I have a dream” speech before more than 200,000 people gathered for a “Freedom March” in Washington. Top News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015

By United Press International On Aug. 23, 2011, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake, unusually strong for the eastern United States, rattled Washington and Virginia. Latest News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015

By United Press International On Aug. 22, 1911, Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” was discovered stolen from the Louvre. On the same date in 2004, Edvard Munch’s “The Scream” was stolen. Top News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015

By United Press International On Aug. 16, 1977, Elvis Presley, the king of rock ‘n’ roll, died of heart failure at his home in Memphis at age 42. Top News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015

By United Press International On Aug. 15, 1969, the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival opened on Max Yasgur’s farm near Bethel, N.Y., drawing 400,000 people for three days of music. Top News – UPI.com

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015

By United Press International On Aug. 4, 1944, acting on a tip from an informer, the Nazi Gestapo captured 15-year-old Jewish diarist Anne Frank and her family in an Amsterdam warehouse. Top News – UPI.com

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