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Today in history: Jan. 9

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During World War II, American forces began landing on the shores of Lingayen Gulf in the Philippines as the Battle of Luzon got underway, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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US Airways Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger ditched his Airbus 320 in the Hudson River after a flock of birds disabled both engines; all 155…

Prohibition began in the United States as the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution took effect, one year to the day after its ratification,…

President Franklin D. Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and French General Charles de Gaulle opened a wartime conference in …

A trio of B-52′s completed the first non-stop, round-the-world flight by jet planes, landing at March Air Force Base in California after more …

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