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  1. Eugene O'Neill was born on October 16, 1888 in a hotel at Times Square, he also died on November 27, 1953 in another hotel in Boston. His last words were "I knew it. I knew it. Born in a hotel room and died in a hotel room."

  2. On October 16, 1859 John Brown led an attack at Harpers Ferry.

  3. The last above-ground nuclear test was not in the 1960s, but as recent as 1980. China continued with atmospheric nuclear tests until the last above-ground detonation of a nuclear weapon - a one megaton device at the Lop Nor test range on October 16, 1980.

  4. Since Hiroshima in 1945, there have been 520 above-ground nuclear explosions, with the latest atmospheric detonation occurring on October 16, 1980, by the People's Republic of China.

  5. There have been 521 above-ground nuclear explosions since 1945, with the final atmospheric detonation occurring on October 16, 1980, by the People's Republic of China.

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