Famous Firsts in America
Find out who was the first U.S. black diplomat, what was the first Five and Dime store, and more.
Find the most recent data for the U.S. cities with the cleanest air in the United States, according to the American Lung Association.
Find out which countries are the largest in the world, have the lowest inflation, the highest life expectancy, and more.
Everyone Loves Lucy
Second only to M*A*S*H, the sitcom I Love Lucy was a top show of the 20th century. In fact, when Lucy Ricardo—played by Lucille Ball—gave birth to baby Ricky on Jan. 19, 1953, more people tuned in to watch the show than the inauguration of President Eisenhower.
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