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When Twister was created it was called "Pretzel." http://bit.ly/18QfgG6 #games   #inventor   #obit   #obituary  
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Maria Pasquinelli murdered a British general and then became a folk hero. http://bit.ly/152RYr2 #WWII   #Italy   #Istria   #obit   #obituary  
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The man who founded #Target  also founded B. Dalton Booksellers. http://bit.ly/16ZFrWB #retail   #obit   #obituary   #history  
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It's the 150th anniversary of the Battle of #Gettysburg   See some stunning photos from the bloodiest battle in U.S. history. http://bit.ly/10zgFMa #CivilWar   #civilwar150  
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The NY Giants most prolific punter never played football before college. http://bit.ly/1c0kmfA +NFL  #football   #StLawrenceUniversity   #obit   #obituary  
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Helen Brush Jenkins may have been the 1st female photojournalist in U.S. history. http://bit.ly/19duAd1 #news   #photography   #history   #obit   #obituary  
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Nadezhda Popova was part of an all-female Soviet night bombing regiment that Germans found so terrifying they called them "Night Witches. http://bit.ly/131SruL #WWII   #USSR   #pilot   #obit   #obituary  
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Another member of the #TuskegeeAirmen  has passed away. http://bit.ly/12yJ5mP #history   #WWII   #Lincoln   #Nebraska  
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If you had to scroll down to see this, thank Doug Engelbart. #technology   #computers   #mouse   #history   #obit   #obituary  
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How a Louisville Cardinal became a Black Samurai. http://bit.ly/14MwtKI #film   #blaxploitation   #EntertheDragon   #obit   #obituary  
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Slim Whitman was the first major musician to sell records on TV. http://bit.ly/180vsE5 #music   #history   #obituary  
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Bernie Sahlin was the backbone of The Second City theater troupe for nearly thirty years. http://bit.ly/13TZjIz #Chicago   #theater   #obit  
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Honoring the dead. If you knew them or not.
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This is the official Google+ page of Obit of the Day. Active on Tumblr since June 2010. OOTD is also one of Tumblr's selected history blogs and an editor of the #History tag.

Any questions, feel free to email me.