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Wacky Holiday Today
• International Firefighters’ Day
• Star Wars Day (May the 4th)

What Happened On This Day
• 1953 Ernest Hemingway wins the Pulitzer Prize
• 1959 The Grammy is presented for the first time
• 1904 The United States takes over the construction of the Panama Canal

Births On This Day
• 1825 Thomas Henry Huxley
English biologist
• 1989 Rory McIlroy
Irish golfer

Deaths On This Day
• 1924 E. Nesbit
English author
• 2014 Elena Baltacha
Ukrainian/Scottish tennis player