U.S.-Cuba Relations Timeline
The U.S. and Cuba plan to reopen embassies in each other’s countries. Read about other milestones in their relationship.
Gay Rights Movement Timeline
The Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry. Take a look at the history of gay rights in America.
Top Tourism Destinations
Summer is peak travel season. See which countries attract the most visitors.
The Battle of Gettysburg
The Battle of Gettysburg began on July 1, 1863. Find facts about Gettysburg, biographies of notable Civil War figures, information about other Civil War battles, the weapons and uniforms of Civil War soldiers, and more.
Have Your Say
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This Day in History
What Does It Mean?
Biography of the day
Sandra Day O'Connor