Discussion in 'History' started by Zsandmann, Nov 10, 2004.
1969 - Seseme Street went on the air.
1775 - US Marine Corp Founded
2004 - Yassir Arafat - Leader of Palastine dies.
0461 - St Leo I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0911 - Conrad I elected German King
1526 - John I Z polyai of Transsylvania chosen as king of Hungary
1785 - Netherlands and France signs treaty
1793 - France ends forced worship of God
1801 - Kentucky outlaws dueling
1808 - Osage Treaty signed
1836 - Louis Napoleon banished to America
1864 - Austrian Archduke Maximilian became emperor of Mexico
1891 - Granville T Woods patents electric railway
1908 - 1st Gideon Bible put in a hotel room
1918 - Independence of Poland proclaimed by J¢zef Pilsudski
1928 - Hirohito ascended throne as Emperor of Japan
1938 - Nobel for literature awarded to Pearl Buck (Good Earth)
1950 - Nobel for literature awarded to William Faulkner
1950 - Spanish dictator Franco ends war in Gibraltar
1951 - 1st long distance telephone call without operator assistance
1966 - Jack Lynch becomes Irish premier
1966 - Lunar Orbiter 2 reaches 196-1871 km around Moon
1968 - Launch of Zond 6, 2nd unmanned circumlunar and return flight
1970 - Luna 17, with unmanned self-propelled Lunokhod 1, is launched
1975 - PLO leader Yasser Arafat addresses UN in NYC
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