This day in history, April 8, 2016 – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

This day in history, April 8, 2016
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
In 1952, President Harry S. Truman seized the American steel industry to avert a nationwide strike. (The Supreme Court later ruled that Truman had … Rock musician Mel Schacher (Grand Funk Railroad) is 65. Actor John Schneider is 56. "Survivor" winner …

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