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This Day in History: April

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Look back in time and examine the amazing events that happened on this day in history and which helped shape the world as we know it.

Topics Covered:
  • 1: April 2, 1805: Hans Christian Andersen Is Born
  • 2: April 9, 1865: Robert E. Lee Surrenders
  • 3: April 18, 1906: The Great San Francisco Earthquake
  • 4: April 22, 1509: King Henry VIII Begins His Reign
  • 5: April 23, 1564: William Shakespeare Is Born

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