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Harvard College Is Founded (1636)Daemon3919Saturday, October 28, 2017 1:42 PM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Turkmenistan Gains Independence from the Soviet Union (1991)Daemon21,015Friday, October 27, 2017 8:55 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
USA PATRIOT Act Signed into Law (2001)Daemon41,124Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:51 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
US Invades Grenada (1983)Daemon41,144Wednesday, October 25, 2017 6:05 PM
by taurine 
Zambia Gains Independence (1964)Daemon21,003Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:29 PM
by ibj_ldn 
The Hungarian Republic Is Officially Proclaimed (1989)Daemon51,226Monday, October 23, 2017 4:36 PM
by whatson 
Final Attack by the Beltway Sniper (2002)Daemon2757Sunday, October 22, 2017 9:19 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Siad Barre Leads Coup to Become President of Somalia (1969)Daemon3885Saturday, October 21, 2017 11:48 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
The Saturday Night Massacre (1973)Daemon3941Friday, October 20, 2017 3:29 AM
by taurine 
Black Monday: Dow Jones Industrial Average Falls 508 Points (1987)Daemon1869Thursday, October 19, 2017 8:36 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Earthquake Destroys Basel, Switzerland (1356)Daemon4941Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:40 PM
by monamagda 
Loyalty Day: Massive Crowd Demands Release of Juan Perón (1945)Daemon1773Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:19 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Olympic Medalists Create Furor with Black Power Salute (1968)Daemon5949Tuesday, October 17, 2017 6:48 AM
by tunaafi 
Pierre Laval Is Executed for Treason (1945)Daemon31,220Sunday, October 15, 2017 4:47 PM
by monamagda 
Chuck Yeager Breaks the Sound Barrier (1947)Daemon41,165Saturday, October 14, 2017 3:36 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Cornerstone of the White House Is Laid in Washington, DC (1792)Daemon2939Friday, October 13, 2017 1:42 PM
by monamagda 
Margaret Thatcher Escapes Assassination Attempt (1984)Daemon2967Thursday, October 12, 2017 8:26 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Second Vatican Council Convenes (1962)Daemon1801Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:38 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
US Vice President Spiro Agnew Resigns (1973)Daemon41,019Tuesday, October 10, 2017 11:33 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
The Phantom of the Opera Premieres in London (1986)Daemon3857Monday, October 9, 2017 1:31 PM
by monamagda 
Weatherman's Days of Rage Begin (1969)Daemon5898Sunday, October 8, 2017 1:02 PM
by Verbatim 
Most Lopsided College Football Game in US History (1916)Daemon2857Saturday, October 7, 2017 6:41 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Egyptian President Anwar Sadat Is Assassinated (1981)Daemon4953Friday, October 6, 2017 1:48 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
First Episode of Monty Python's Flying Circus Airs on BBC (1969)Daemon1940Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:01 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Gutzon Borglum Begins Sculpting Mount Rushmore (1927)Daemon1962Wednesday, October 4, 2017 9:51 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
George Washington Creates Thanksgiving Day (1789)Daemon1909Tuesday, October 3, 2017 11:33 AM
by azbnb 
The Twilight Zone Premieres on CBS (1959)Daemon3903Monday, October 2, 2017 8:53 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
The Thrilla in Manila (1975)Daemon3858Sunday, October 1, 2017 1:28 PM
by monamagda 
Botswana Gains Independence from Britain (1966)Daemon3868Saturday, September 30, 2017 9:15 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II Is Excommunicated (1227)Daemon3863Friday, September 29, 2017 10:30 PM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Norman Conquest of England Begins (1066)Daemon4926Thursday, September 28, 2017 11:48 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Tonight Hosted by Steve Allen Premieres on NBC (1954)Daemon4943Wednesday, September 27, 2017 5:19 PM
by taurine 
Steamship RMS Queen Mary Is Launched (1934)Daemon3987Tuesday, September 26, 2017 10:26 AM
by monamagda 
The Maze Prison Escape (1983)Daemon3951Monday, September 25, 2017 5:49 PM
by taurine 
Black Friday (1869)Daemon1629Sunday, September 24, 2017 5:35 AM
by KSPavan 
The Lewis and Clark Expedition Returns (1806)Daemon2773Saturday, September 23, 2017 8:31 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Nathan Hale Is Hanged for Spying (1776)Daemon1882Friday, September 22, 2017 10:44 AM
by monamagda 
"Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus" Editorial Is Published (1897)Daemon5888Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:48 AM
by monamagda 
James Meredith Is Barred from the University of Mississippi (1962)Daemon4933Wednesday, September 20, 2017 7:47 PM
by monamagda 
Ötzi the Iceman Is Discovered by German Tourists (1991)Daemon41,091Tuesday, September 19, 2017 11:46 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
First Issue of the New-York Daily Times, now The New York Times, Is Printed (1851)Daemon3847Monday, September 18, 2017 9:51 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
The Battle of Antietam (1862)Daemon1819Sunday, September 17, 2017 10:38 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Montreal Protocol Signed to Protect the Ozone Layer (1987)Daemon2868Saturday, September 16, 2017 11:11 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Nuremberg Laws Deprive German Jews of Citizenship and Civil Rights (1935)Daemon3931Friday, September 15, 2017 12:28 PM
by IMcRout 
Domitian Becomes Emperor of Rome (81 CE)Daemon1975Thursday, September 14, 2017 9:43 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Oslo Accords Officially Signed (1993)Daemon3776Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:17 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Nazi Commandos Rescue Imprisoned Benito Mussolini (1943)Daemon71,056Tuesday, September 12, 2017 6:07 PM
by monamagda 
9/11 Terrorist Attacks (2001)Daemon5963Monday, September 11, 2017 1:21 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Empress Elizabeth of Austria Is Assassinated (1898)Daemon2969Sunday, September 10, 2017 5:58 PM
by monamagda 
9-Month-Old Mary Stuart Is Crowned "Queen of Scots" (1543)Daemon2873Saturday, September 9, 2017 2:26 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Star Trek Premieres (1966)Daemon2810Friday, September 8, 2017 9:29 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Tupac Shakur Is Shot (1996)Daemon2854Thursday, September 7, 2017 2:58 PM
by mudbudda669 
The Dawson's Field Hijackings (1970)Daemon3915Wednesday, September 6, 2017 9:08 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Treaty of Portsmouth Ends Russo-Japanese War (1905)Daemon2808Tuesday, September 5, 2017 9:15 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Los Angeles Is Founded (1781)Daemon3749Monday, September 4, 2017 7:57 AM
by raghd muhi al-deen 
Qatar Becomes an Independent State (1971)Daemon3764Sunday, September 3, 2017 3:10 PM
by monamagda 
"Speak Softly and Carry a Big Stick" (1901)Daemon51,131Saturday, September 2, 2017 6:12 PM
by monamagda 
Lockheed SR-71 Flies from New York to London in Under Two Hours (1974)Daemon4974Friday, September 1, 2017 2:48 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Thomas Edison Patents Kinetoscope in the US (1897)Daemon3807Thursday, August 31, 2017 2:29 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Thurgood Marshall Confirmed as First African-American US Supreme Court Justice (1967)Daemon3819Wednesday, August 30, 2017 1:18 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
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