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  • Million Man March in Washington, DC

    In response to racial inequalities across the country, African-Americans leaders host the Million Man March on the National Mall in Washington. Louis Farrakhan, the long-time leader of the Nation of Islam, delivered the keynote speech

  • Eugene O' Neill born

    Nobel laureate and Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright Eugene O' Neill is born in New York City.

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  • Henry Kissinger awarded Nobel Prize

    Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with North Vietnamese leader Le Duc Tho for negotiating the Paris Peace Accords.