Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address, Ford discontinues the Edsel, Milli Vanilli lose their Grammy, and the first Wii goes on sale, all on this day.
2007: Amazon.com introduces the Kindle, an electronic book-reading device. The first generation of the device sold for $399 and sold out in five and a half hours. The device remained out of stock for five months until late April 2008.
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