History September 29th

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  1. JcMinJapan

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    0219 - Batavian soldiers consecrate altar on Hercules Magusanus Rome

    0440 - Pope Leo I the Great, installed

    0855 - Benedict III begins his reign as Catholic Pope

    1066 - William the Conqueror invade England

    1650 - Henry Robinson opens 1st marriage bureau (England)

    1678 - France and Brandenburg signs peace treaty

    1829 - London's Metropolitan Police Force goes on duty (Scotland Yard)

    1915 - 1st transcontinental radio telephone message is sent

    29/09/1925 - Greek republican constitution enforced

    1927 - Telephone service begins between US and Mexico

    1950 - Telephone Answering Machine created by Bell Laboratories

    1951 - S B Nicholson discovers 12th satellite of Jupiter

    1955 - Ali Sastroamidjojo's PNI wins elections in Indonesia

    1959 - Sultan of Brunei promulgates a constitution

    1960 - "My Three Sons" starring Fred MacMurray, debuts on ABC-TV

    1961 - Mamum Kuzbari becomes premier of Syria

    1962 - Launch of Alouette 1, 1st Canadian satellite

    1963 - Rolling Stones 1st tour (opening act for Bo Diddley and Everly Bros)

    1966 - Bechuanaland gains independence from England, becomes Botswana

    1967 - Intl Monetary Fund reforms world monetary system

    1967 - Mickey Hart joins the Grateful Dead

    1971 - Orbiting Solar Observatory VII launched

    1972 - Japan and People's Republic of China begin diplomatic relations

    1973 - Soyuz 12 returns to Earth

    1976 - "Alice," debuts

    1977 - Soviet space station Salyut 6 launched into Earth orbit

    1988 - 26th Space Shuttle mission, Discovery 7 launched

    1988 - UN peacekeeping forces win Nobel Peace prize

    1995 - US space probe Ulyssus completes 2nd passage behind Sun

    1996 - Nintendo 64 video game system debuts in USA (3 months after Japan)