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    In 1961, Roger Maris of the New York Yankees ties Babe Ruth’s 34-year-old record with his 60th homer. See more sports moments from this date:

      In 2017, Britain’s Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle made their first public appearance as a couple, attending a wheelchair tennis event at the Invictus Games for wounded veterans in Toronto.

        Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Barbara Walters, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Donald Glover, Mark Hamill, Michael Douglas, Scottie Pippen, Will Smith and more. 

          In 1962, Sonny Liston knocks out Floyd Patterson at 2:06 of the first round to win the world heavyweight title. See more sports moments from this date:

            In 2016, the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture opened its doors in Washington, D.C.

              Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Ben Platt, Harriet Walter, Holly Knight, Joe Greene, Nia Vardalos, Spencer Treat Clark and more. 

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