Today in History: September 16

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Today in History: September 16

September 16, 2013 Updated Sep 16, 2013 at 9:58 AM CDT

Take a look at the video below to find out some highlights from this day in history.

Included in the video: Vietnam War deserters and draft evaders receive conditional amnesty; Palestinian refugees massacred in Lebanon; Mexico pushes for independence; Opera star Maria Callas dies; Blues great B.B. King born.