Monday, May 28, 2018

Adv20 For release Thursday, March 20

1852: Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin was first published in book form after being serialized.

1969: John Lennon married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar.

1995: In Tokyo, 12 people were killed and 5,500 sickened when the poisonous gas sarin was leaked on five subway trains by Aum Shinrikyo cult members.

2004: The U.S. military charged six soldiers with abusing inmates at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

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