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Today is May 29th, 2017 and is a Monday.

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2012: A 5.8- magnitude earthquake hits northern Italy near Bologna, killing at least 24 people.

2008: A strong earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale strikes Iceland near the town of Selfoss, injuring 30 people.

2001: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the disabled golfer Casey Martin can use a cart to ride in tournaments.

1999: Space Shuttle Discovery completes the first docking with the International Space Station.

1999: Olusegun Obasanjo takes office as President of Nigeria, the first elected and civilian head of state in Nigeria after 16 years of military rule.