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September 8 2015 Today in History Newsletter

Hi there!

It’s a little bit late for a couple of the articles, but here are the latest features from Today in History at BellaOnline:

Week of September 7 in History
Did you know Miss America debuted this week in history? Find out more about that, and Ringo Starr, the Invictus Games, and the best-selling video game for three decades.

September 3 - Wordsworth Writes a Sonnet
It’s in the title - September 3, commemorated forever in William Wordsworth’s Romantic poem. Did you know it was written on the roof of a carriage? Discover the surprising story behind the poem.

September 1752 - The Day We Lost 12 Days
Imagine you are somewhere in the American colonies in September 1752. You go to bed on Wednesday the 2nd, and when you wake up, it’s Thursday the 14th. What happened??

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Have a good day!

Lane Graciano
‘Today in History’ Editor

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