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1835 Andrew Carnegie (Scottish-American Steel Magnate, Philanthropist) Andrew Carnegie Business & Economics Libraries Philanthropy
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1957 Ernest Oppenheimer (South African Financier, Diamond Mining and Industrial Magnate) South African Business Leaders Business Diamonds South African History
1958 Charles Kettering (Ohio-born Inventor, Industrial Pioneer) Charles Kettering American Scientists & Inventors American Business Leaders
1850 Texas Gives Up Its Claim to Disputed Land in New Mexico Texas New Mexico Texas State Historical Association
1996 Dow Jones Industrial Average Closes Above 6,500 for the First Time Markets & Investments Historic Firsts History Channel
1997 Protests Erupt at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia International Trade Human Rights/Civil Rights CBC

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