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The Second Week of May

Today in History MAY
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Calendar of World Holidays        8. World Red Cross Day
       8. Europe: Victory in Europe (V-E) Day
       8. Missouri: Truman Day

       9. Former Soviet States: Victory Day

       10. Mexico: Día de las Madres (Mother's Day)
       10. Micronesia: Constitution Day
       10. North Carolina and South Carolina: Confederate Memorial Day

       12. Finland: Snellman's Day
       12. California: Day of the Teacher

       13. Macau: Procession of Our Lady of Fatima
       13. Tuvalu: Gospel Day
       13-16. California: Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee

       14. Liberia: Unification Day
       14. Malawi: Kamuzu Day
       14. United States: National Bike-to-Work Day

Who Am I?

       8. The Mississippi River and Its Importance to the Cities It Serves

       9. Mother's Day

       10. 1775 Capture of Fort Ticonderoga and the American Revolutionary War

       11. 1894 Pullman Railway Strike, Labor Unions and Railroads in America

       12. Florence Nightingale, Sanitation, Community Service, Statistics and Leadership

       13. Mexican-American War and Manifest Destiny

       14. Jamestown and the Early Colonization of America

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