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The TW&E History Book
April 2, 1513 — Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon lands on a large peninsula that he names La Florida. Florida is preparing for 500th Anniversary celebrations next year.
April 2, 1917 — President Woodrow Wilson asks Congress to declare war against Germany.
March 31, 1968 — President Lyndon Johnson stuns the country by announcing he will not run for another term of office.