|October 23, 1958 in History|
De Gaulle offers Algerians defiance "peace of the brave"
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1991 Clarence Thomas, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice
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1983 Suicide terrorist truck bomb kills 241 U.S. personnel in Beirut
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