Take a look at the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history. (Video may not display on some mobile devices)
Included: Former President Richard Nixon dies at 81; Federal agents seize Elian Gonzalez; Oklahoma land rush begins; Americans observe first Earth Day; Actor Jack Nicholson is born.
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