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A well-intentioned philanthropist, Eugene Scheifflin, instituted a project in the 1890s to bring to America each type of bird mentioned in the works of Shakespeare. As Hotspur talks about the starling in Henry IV, Part I, starlings were let loose in New York's Central Park. There are now millions of starlings throughout all of North America.

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