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When Howard Hughes Helped the CIA on a Top-Secret Mission

In 1968, when the CIA needed help with an audacious Cold War operation, officials decided that eccentric billionaire Howard Hughes would be the perfect man for the job.

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Spruce Goose flies - Nov 02, 1947 - HISTORY.com

On this day in History, Spruce Goose flies on Nov 02, 1947. Learn more about what happened today on History.