#ThisWeekInHistory: Comedian Sir Charles Chaplin died in Switzerland at age 88 (12/25/1977); heavy snow blanketed the Northeast, burying New York City under 26.4 inches of snow in 16 hours; the severe weather was blamed for some 80 deaths (12/26/1947). https://t.co/KEPA0KvXmp pic.twitter.com/VcBvbMOmJx

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