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Earth Day was celebrated for the first time on this date in 1970. It was founded by Gaylord Nelson, a former U.S. Senator from Wisconsin. Today, as we celebrate the 43rd anniversary of the modern environmental movement, we send a special shout out to...Blog | April 22, 2013
On this date in 2002, the inaugural women's bobsled Olympic title was decided over two runs in Salt Lake City. Vonetta Flowers, who took gold with partner Jill Bakken, became the first black champion in the 78-year history of the Winter Games. Ironic...Blog | February 19, 2013