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This Day In History

On December 29, here’s some of the following events that occurred:

1845 – Texas is admitted as the 28th U.S. state.

1972 – An Eastern Air Lines Flight 401 crashes on approach to Miami International Airport, Florida, killing 101.

1975 – A bomb explodes at La Guardia Airport in New York City, killing 11 people and injuring 74.

2003 – The last known speaker of Akkala Sami dies, rendering the language extinct.

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