Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, and Saddam Hussein is caught, all on this day.
2000: Democratic presidential candidate Vice President Al Gore concedes the U.S. presidential election to Republican candidate George W. Bush.
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