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Today-in-History-1February 20th 1944 Batman & Robin comic strip premieres in newspapers February 20th 1947 Lord Mountbatten appointed as last viceroy of India February 20th 1953 US Court of Appeals rules that Organized Baseball is a sport & not a business, affirming the 25-year-old Supreme Court ruling February 20th 1962 John Glenn is 1st American to orbit Earth (Friendship 7) February 20th 1975 Margaret Thatcher elected leader of British Conserv Party February 20th 1977 “My Fair Lady” closes at St James Theater NYC after 384 performances February 20th 1988 500 die in heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro Brazil February 20th 1998 US movie box office hits quickest $1 billion for year (51 days)

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