A General view of crowds watching the procession for the coronaction of King George VI coming up Northumberland Avenue and across the square on the return journey from the Abbey on May 12, 1937.   In foreground are the flags of the Admiralty Arch in London, England.   (AP Photo)

Today in History: May 12

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