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President William McKinley was shot by anarchist Leon Czolgosz and died 8 days later. Vice President Theodore Roosevelt was sworn into office.

Radio was born — in the form of wireless telegraphy — when the morse code letter for "S" was transmitted from Poldhu in Cornwall, England to Newfoundland, Canada by Guglielmo Marconi.

Andrew Carnegie's $5,200,000 donation helped set up the New York Public Library system.

Thomas Edison improved his motion picture camera by adding a device that allowed it to "pan."



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