This week in history

Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany on Oct. 13, 2019. —AP PHOTO

Oct. 13, 2019: Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. Oct. 14, 1964: Martin Luther King Jr. announced as winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Oct. 15, 1924: US President Calvin Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument. Oct. 15, 1933: Philadelphia Eagles play first NFL game, lose to NY Giants 56-0. Oct. 15, 1993: Nelson Mandela and South African President F. W. de Klerk awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Oct. 25, 2018: American retailer Sears files for bankruptcy.

Oct. 13, 2019: Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. Oct. 14, 1964: Martin Luther King Jr. announced as winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Oct. 15, 1924: US President Calvin Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument. Oct. 15, 1933: Philadelphia Eagles play first NFL game, lose to NY Giants 56-0. Oct. 15, 1993: Nelson Mandela and South African President F. W. de Klerk awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Oct. 25, 2018: American retailer Sears files for bankruptcy.

Oct. 13, 2019: Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany.

Oct. 14, 1964: Martin Luther King Jr. announced as winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Oct. 15, 1924: US President Calvin Coolidge declares Statue of Liberty a national monument.

Oct. 15, 1933: Philadelphia Eagles play first NFL game, lose to NY Giants 56-0.

Oct. 15, 1993: Nelson Mandela and South African President F. W. de Klerk awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

Oct. 25, 2018: American retailer Sears files for bankruptcy.

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