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Hemingway look-alikes do mock running of the bulls in Key West

Scores of Ernest Hemingway look-alikes take to the streets of Key West for a mock “running of the bulls” parade, as a tribute to the late literary great on what would have been his 119th birthday. The parade passes many of Hemingway’s favorite haunts on the Florida island where he lived and wrote during the 1930s. IMAGES AND SOUNDBITES

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Today in History for July 21st

(21 Jul 2018) Highlights of this day in history: First major battle in America’s Civil War fought at Bull Run in Virginia; Scopes ‘Monkey Trial’ concludes; Peace deal ends Indochina War; Author Ernest Hemingway and actor-comedian Robin Williams born. (July 21)

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Today in History for July 2nd

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Highlights of this day in history: Continental Congress votes to break away from Britain; Civil Rights Act signed; Amelia Earhart disappears; President James Garfield shot; Author Ernest Hemingway commits suicide; Actor Jimmy Stewart dies. (July 2)

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Cuban barman elected ‘King of Kings’ at emblematic Floridita bar

Cuban bartender Adrian Ravelo was crowned “King of Kings” at the famous Havana bar Floridita, cradle of the daiquiri and loved by American Nobel Prize Ernest Hemingway, during festivities for the bar’s 200th anniversary.