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Today in history: Sept. 18
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Today in history: Sept. 18

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In 1975, newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst was captured by the FBI in San Francisco, 19 months after being kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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