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Today in
Misc. History

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1804 - The Louisiana Purchase was divided into the District of Louisiana and the Territory of Orleans.

1965 - It was announced that Jeff Beck would take Eric Clapton's place in the Yardbirds.

1972 - The Los Angeles Lakers broke a National Basketball Association record by winning 69 of their 82 games.

1989 - The first free elections took place in the Soviet Union. Boris Yeltsin was elected.

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