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Find out who won the most medals for the U.S. in London. Men or women?
The United States sent more women than men to the 2012 Olympics for the first time and it showed. U.S. women won 58 medals compared to the men's 45. Yahoo! Sports breaks it down by major events:
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The first transcontinental telegraph message is sent, Harry Houdini gives his last performance, the United Nations is born, Jackie Robinson dies, and the Concorde makes its last commercial flight, all on this day.
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