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CIA-sponsored rebels overthrew elected government of Guatemala 59 years ago.

Mike Tyson knocked Michael Spink out in 91 seconds, in Atlantic City ($67m) 25 years ago.

Aerosmith became the first major band to let fans download a full new track free from the internet 19 years ago.

Bill Gates stepped down as Chairman of Microsoft Corporation to work full time for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation five years ago.

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