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This Day in the History of the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


May 6, 1960
Singer Ray Charles appeared on campus for a concert.
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May 9, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. addressed an overflow crowd in Hill Hall concerning "The Struggle for Racial Justice." During the speech, he told the primarily white audience that "[i]t is either non-violence or non-existence."
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May 12, 1960
Morehead Planetarium welcomed its one-millionth visitor.
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