Today in History for August 2nd

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Highlights of this day in history: The Tonkin Gulf incident sparks U.S. escalation of the Vietnam War; Saddam Hussein’s Iraq invades Kuwait; JFK’s PT-109 boat sunk; President Warren G. Harding dies; ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok killed in Deadwood. (Aug. 2)

Highlights of the day in history – a retrospective view on political events, historic battles, and life changing decisions. More: smarturl.it/TodayInHistory

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