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1958 Steve Case (Hawaii-born Founder of America Online) Steve Case Business & Economics History of Technology Inventors & Inventions AOL.com Biography.com
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1861 Baton Rouge, Louisiana Is Evacuated Ahead of Advancing Federal Troops. Baton Rouge, Louisiana U.S. Civil War State of Louisiana
1911 The Mona Lisa Is Stolen from the Louvre Mona Lisa The Louvre History Channel
1945 President Harry Truman Ends Lend-Lease Aid Program World War II Allies President Truman World War II International Trade New York Times
1995 Federal Judge and Microsoft Agree to Anti-trust Settlement Anti-trust Law Bill Gates & Microsoft University of Pennsylvania