Today in History for 24th May 1956

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Historical Events

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- Conclusion of the Sixth Buddhist Council on Vesak Day, marking the 2,500 year anniversary after the Lord Buddha's Parinibbāna.

Famous Birthdays

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- Helen Terry, rocker (Now You're Mine)
- Michael Jackson, Northern Irish clergyman

Famous Deaths

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- Guy Kibbee, actor (Capt Blood, Babes in Arms), dies at 74

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