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June 24


1821   Venezuela becomes independent from Spain.

1880   The first performance of the song O Canada, which became the national anthem of Canada

1901   First exhibition of Pablo Picasso's art opens.

1916   Mary Pickford becomes first movie star to get million dollar contract.

1983   The first female American astronaut, Sally Ride, returns to earth.

Famous Birthdays:

1400   Johannes Gutenberg (Invented the Printing Press)

1895   Jack Dempsey (Boxer)

1942   Mick Fleetwood (Musician)

1945   George Pataki (Govenor of New York)

1986   Solange Knowles (Singer)

1987   Lionel Messi (Argentine soccer player)

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