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Today in history: Oct. 24

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In 1945, the United Nations officially came into existence as its charter took effect, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1985, Auburn tailback Bo Jackson won the Heisman Trophy in the closest vote in the 51-year history of the trophy. See more sports moments f…

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In 1957, America’s first attempt at putting a satellite into orbit failed as Vanguard TV3 rose about four feet off a Cape Canaveral launch pad…

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