history fact – April 29, 2017

Today is Saturday, April 29, the 119th day of 2017. There are 246 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On April 29, 1992, a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of motorist Rodney King; the verdicts were followed by several days of rioting in Los Angeles resulting in 55 deaths.

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