Photo Gallery: The Day the Berlin Wall Fell
11/09/2009
Nov. 9, 1989 was the day that changed the world. On that evening, masses of...
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Nov. 9, 1989 was the day that changed the world. On that evening, masses of East Germans gathered at the Berlin Wall, with border guards ultimately determining there was no way to hold them back. The Berlin Wall, which had divided the city since 1961, was no more.