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February 18, 1970: The Chicago Seven are acquitted

How Freddy Mercury became a queer icon and hero to the LGBT+ community

February 14, 269 AD: Saint Valentine is martyred, inspiring Valentine’s Day

February 13, 1917: Mata Hari gets arrested in Paris

Check out the recipes of a Japanese 17th-Century ‘Barbarian’ cookbook

February 12, 1947: Christian Dior reveals the “New Look”

February 9, 1943: Daylight Savings Time returns to the United States

February 8, 1952: Elizabeth II proclaimed official Queen of England

February 6, 1788: Massachusetts signs the United States Constitution

February 5, 1958: A nuke goes missing in Georgia

February 4, 1861: The Confederate States of America formed

February 2, 1876: National League of Professional Baseball is founded

January 30, 1969: The Beatles made the best out of a rooftop performance

January 29, 1980: The Rubik’s Cube makes its triumphant debut

January 28, 1813: Jane Austen publishes ‘Pride and Prejudice’

January 27, 1302: Dante is exiled from Florence

January 22, 1954: Audrey Hepburn receives Golden Globe for ‘Roman Holiday’

January 19, 1981: Muhammad Ali prevents someone from taking their own life

The story of Helen Keller’s amazing triumph over adversity

January 18, 1980: Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ tops the US charts

January 13, 1968: Johnny Cash delivers famous performance inside Folsom State Prison

January 12, 1998: Nineteen European countries jointly ban human cloning

January 10, 1776: Thomas Paine publishes ‘Common Sense’

January 9, 2007: Steve Jobs unveils the first ever iPhone

January 8, 1964: Lyndon B. Johnson declares “War on Poverty”

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