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The Western Roman Empire ended today (476). Also, 44 Spanish settlers founded Los Angeles, California (1781), the Apache leader Geronimo surrendered (1886), George Eastman trademarked the name Kodak (1888), Paul Robeson, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, and other artists were attacked in the second Peekskill Riot (1949), Beetle Bailey debuted (1950), and five Rice University chemists discovered Buckminsterfullerene (1985). And Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google (1998).

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