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Here's some trivia relating to March 1st, guaranteed to stump even the history buffs in the crowd, courtesy of The Desert Sun. Did you know that:

Today (March 1st ) is the 60th day of the year; there are 305 days left in 2018;

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On this day in 1565, the Brazilian City of Rio de Janeiro was founded by Portugese knight, Estacio de Sa;

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On this day in 1790, then President George Washington signed a measure authorizing the first United States census (the first census day followed on August 2nd, 1790);

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On this day in 1867, Nebraska became the 37th state through a proclamation signed by then President Andrew Johnson;

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In this day in 1932, Charles A. Lindbergh Jr., the 20-month-old son of aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh and his wife Anne, was kidnapped from their home near Hopewell New Jersey (remains identified as those of the child were discovered the following May);

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On this day in 1954, four Puerto Rican nationalists opened fire from the spectator gallery of the U.S. House of Representatives, wounding 5 members of Congress. Also, the U.S. detonated a dry-fuel hydrogen bomb (code named Castle Bravo), at Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands;

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On this day in 1961, then President John F. Kennedy signed an executive order establishing the Peace Corps;

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On this day in 1968 Johnny Cash married June Carter at Franklin Kentucky’s First Methodist Church, and last but not least;

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On this day in 1990, after two years of protests, the controversial Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant in New Hampshire received federal permission to go online.