History November 2nd

Discussion in 'History' started by JcMinJapan, Nov 3, 2004.

  1. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    0676 - Donus begins his reign as Catholic Pope replacing Pope Adeodatus II

    1327 - King Alfonso IV of Arag¢n crowned

    1813 - Treaty of Fulda

    1824 - Popular presidential vote 1st recorded; Jackson beats J Q Adams

    1851 - Louis Napoleon takes power in France

    1852 - Franklin Pierce elected as president of US

    1880 - James A Garfield (R) elected president

    1889 - North Dakota becomes 39th and South Dakota becomes 40th state

    1904 - British newspaper, "Daily Mirror," begins publishing

    1915 - 1st US election by proportional representation, Ashtabula, Ohio

    1920 - Warren G Harding elected president

    1930 - Ras Tafari crowned Haile Selassie I, 225th emperor of Solmonic Dynasty

    1948 - Truman beats Dewey, confounding pollsters and newspapers

    1978 - Crew of Soyuz 29 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 31