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This Day In History — March 9th

From the invention of the light bulb to the moon landing, history is being made everyday. Read on to find out which events made history on this day.

1) 1910 The Westmoreland Coal Worker’s Strike begins (Pennsylvania).

2) 1933 Congress begins enacting New Deal legislation (the “Hundred Days Session”) and passes the Emergency Banking Act.

3) 1959 The Barbie doll is unveiled at the NYC Toy Fair.

4) 2011 Space shuttle Discovery makes its final flight.

The News of 1930s - Prohibition Ends and Capone is Caught: Click “Next Page” below!

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