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Events in History

Twenty random things that happened on this day...

  • Ringo releases "Back off Bugaloo" in UK (1972)
  • England and Netherlands sign a trade agreement (1824)
  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Open (1969)
  • Bob Fitzsimmons KOs James J Corbett in 14 for heavyweight boxing title (1897)
  • Element 98 (Californium) announced (1950)
  • Texas abolishes slavery (1836)
  • Eleanor Roosevelt marries Franklin D. Roosevelt in NY (1905)
  • Britain repeals Stamp Act (1766)
  • 4 Dutch TV crew members shot dead in El Salvador (1982)
  • Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia (211 casualities) (1863)
  • PBA National Championship Won by Jim Pencak (1990)
  • U.S. Mens Figure Skating championship won by Nathaniel Niles (1918)
  • Johann von Schiller's "Wilhelm Tell," premieres (1804)
  • Stanley Cup: Montreal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2 (1900)
  • General Doug MacArthur arrives in Australia to become supreme commander (1942)
  • 86 killed by bomb attack in Calcutta (1993)
  • "Les Miserables," opens at Det Norske Teatret, Oslo (1988)
  • Crusades complete massacre of Jews of York England (1190)
  • F. Hugh Herbert's "Kiss and Tell," premieres in New York City (1943)
  • Dutch steel workers strike for 8 hr day and minimum wages (1919)

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