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Events in History

Twenty random things that happened on this day...

  • British parliament accept registration of birth/marriage/death (1836)
  • Francois van Anjou visits English queen Elizabeth I (1579)
  • Canadian 2nd division conquerors Falaise Normandy (1944)
  • Dick Beyers (Dr. X) beats Verne Gagne, to become NWA champ (1968)
  • Alger Hiss denies ever being a Communist agent (1948)
  • Peace of Bergerac: Political rights for Huguenots (1577)
  • British troops attack Baku Azerbaijan (1918)
  • Koreas divided on 38th parallel with U.S. occupying the southern area (1945)
  • Tom Henrich hits his then record tying 4th grand slam of season (1948)
  • Monty Python's "Life of Brian" premieres (1979)
  • Beatles replaces Pete Best with Ringo Starr (1962)
  • Pete Rose returns to Cin Reds as player-manager (gets 2 hits) (1984)
  • Bank of Italy opens new HQ at Clay and Montgomery (1908)
  • Russian nuclear sub "Artika" is 1st to North Pole (1977)
  • Boycott scores his 1st Test Cricket century, 113 vs. Aust at the Oval (1964)
  • Opera "Gotterdammerung" premieres in Bayreuth (1876)
  • Sweden and Russia sign peace treaty (1743)
  • Hurricane Camille, kills 256 in Miss and Louisiana (1969)
  • New York Jets beat New York Giants 37-14 in their 1st meeting (pre season) (1969)
  • Russian/French generals Obruchev/Boisdeffre signs Duple Alliance (1892)

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