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August 24: Fun Facts about Today in History


Today in History

Event

Happy Birthday! (August 24, 1899)
Jorge Luis Borges, Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator. photo source: wikimedia.org

(August 24, 1995)
In North America, Microsoft Windows 95 was made available to the general public. photo source: wikipedia.org

(August 24, 2006)
Pluto is officially classified as a dwarf planet by the International Astronomical Union (IAU). photo source: wikimedia.org

(August 24, 2011)
Steve Jobs resigned as Apple's CEO and appointed Tim Cook as his replacement. photo source: wikimedia.org

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