August 5th is the 217th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day in 1861, the U.S. government levied a first income tax. In 1966, New York City breaks ground on the World Trade Centers. In 1991, IRaq admits to misleading the U.N. about biological weapons. Neil Armstrong and Jesse Williams were born on this day. It marks National Underwear Day and National Work Like a Dog Day.
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