History November 9th

Discussion in 'History' started by JcMinJapan, Nov 9, 2004.

  1. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    0694 - Spanish King Egica accuses Jews of aiding Moslems/sentenced to slavery

    1492 - Peace of Etaples (Henry VII and Charles VIII)

    1494 - Family de' Medici become rulers of Florence

    1729 - Spain, France and England signs Treaty of Seville

    1799 - Napoleon becomes dictator (1st consul) of France

    1853 - Origin of Carrington rotation numbers for rotation of Sun

    1862 - US Grant issues orders to bar Jews from serving under him

    1904 - 1st airplane flight to last more than 5 minutes

    1906 - T Roosevelt is 1st pres to visit other countries (P Rico and Panama)

    1918 - Republic Germany proclaimed

    1927 - Giant Panda discovered, China

    1944 - Red Cross wins Nobel peace prize

    1949 - Costa Rica adopts Constitution

    1964 - Eisaku Sato becomes premier of Japan

    1967 - 1st unmanned Saturn V flight to test Apollo 4 reentry module

    1967 - Surveyor 6 soft lands on Moon