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Today in History
Today in History: Sunday, May 24, 2015
AP Highlight in History:
On May 24, 1844, Samuel F.B. Morse transmitted the message, "What hath God wrought!" from Washington to Baltimore as he opened America's first telegraph line.
On this date in:
Queen Victoria was born in London.
The first passenger railroad in the United States began service between Baltimore and Ellicott Mills, Md.
The Brooklyn Bridge was opened to traffic.
The first major league baseball game played at night took place at Cincinnati's Crosley Field. The Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1.
United Press International was formed through a merger of the United Press and the International News Service.
Astronaut Scott Carpenter became the second American to orbit the Earth as he flew aboard Aurora 7.
Britain and France opened trans-Atlantic Concorde service to Washington.
Four men convicted of bombing New York's World Trade Center in 1993 were each sentenced to 240 years in prison.
Israeli troops pulled out of southern Lebanon, ending 18 years of occupation.
Highlights of This Day in History
R&B singer Patti LaBelle turns 71 years old today.
AP Photo/Evan Agostini
Comedian (Cheech and Chong)
Rock singer, songwriter
Kristin Scott Thomas
John C. Reilly
Actor Alfred Molina turns 62 years old today.
AP Photo/Peter Kramer