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Believe It or DON’T

Believe It or DON’T

Believe It or DON’T

On this day in 1493, explorer Christopher Columbus, sailing near the Dominican Republic, sees three “mermaids”—in reality manatees—and describes them as “not half as beautiful as they are painted.”

Believe It or DON’T

On this day in 1991, Major League Baseball officially banned Pete Rose from being elected to the Hall of Fame for betting on baseball.

Believe It or DON’T

On this day in 2007, Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced the iPhone.