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June 9: Today In History (PHOTOS)

06/09/2011 12:54 pm 12:54:29 | Updated Aug 09, 2011

There's no denying it: the digital age is unforgivingly fast-paced.

But how can we move forward if we never take a moment to reflect on where we've been? So sit back, relax, and click through some important events that happened today, thanks to History.com.

June 9 marks a bit more than just one incredible Google doodle. The date also honors milestones in both recent and older history, from entertainment to crime to old-fashioned rock and roll.

Which is the most memorable to you?

Click here to scroll through yesterday's Today In History slideshow.

Today in History: 06/09
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