Lauren Bacall. Harry Truman's wife, Bess, was not pleased with a public performance he gave with Lauren Bacall sitting on his piano.
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Nelson Mandela. De Klerk released Nelson Mandela from prison in South Africa.
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20. Sixteen wooden lifeboats and four collapsible Engelhardt boats were onboard the Titanic.
P-38 Lightning. Most Pictures of Richard Bong show him in the Cockpit of a P-38 Lightning.
Alben Barkley. Alban Barkley was Truman's Vice President from 1949-1953.