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Charlemagne Crowned Emperor (800 CE)Daemon31,412Wednesday, December 25, 2019 7:37 AM
by taurine 
The Ku Klux Klan Is Formed (1865)Daemon41,378Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:36 PM
by David Briggs 1 
Rutan Voyager Completes First Nonstop Flight around the World without Refueling (1986)Daemon21,229Monday, December 23, 2019 8:30 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Berlin's Brandenburg Gate Reopens (1989)Daemon21,159Sunday, December 22, 2019 9:19 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Premieres (1937)Daemon31,387Saturday, December 21, 2019 8:24 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
South Carolina Becomes the First State to Secede from the US (1860)Daemon31,007Friday, December 20, 2019 7:30 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
A Christmas Carol Is Published (1843)Daemon21,016Thursday, December 19, 2019 5:29 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Saturn's Moon Epimetheus Is Discovered (1966)Daemon21,242Wednesday, December 18, 2019 4:56 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The Wright Brothers Make Their Famous Flight (1903)Daemon31,129Tuesday, December 17, 2019 4:59 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Massachusetts Colonists Protest Tax with the Boston Tea Party (1773)Daemon41,163Monday, December 16, 2019 5:29 AM
by coag 
Gone with the Wind Premieres in Atlanta, Georgia (1939)Daemon31,119Sunday, December 15, 2019 6:15 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The Dayton Agreement Is Signed in Paris, France (1995)Daemon21,353Saturday, December 14, 2019 5:22 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Sir Francis Drake Begins Circumnavigation of the Globe (1577)Daemon41,066Friday, December 13, 2019 9:41 AM
by thar 
Kenya Gains Independence from the United Kingdom (1963)Daemon21,151Thursday, December 12, 2019 6:34 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Kyoto Protocol Is Adopted (1997)Daemon11,035Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:12 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
UN General Assembly Adopts Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)Daemon71,144Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:14 AM
by KSPavan 
John Birch Society Founded (1958)Daemon11,244Monday, December 9, 2019 4:58 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
SpaceX Launches and Returns a Spacecraft from Orbit (2010)Daemon61,230Monday, December 9, 2019 12:11 AM
by KSPavan 
Theatre Royal Opens at Covent Garden in London, England (1732)Daemon31,380Saturday, December 7, 2019 4:41 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The Washington Monument Is Completed (1884)Daemon1651Friday, December 6, 2019 9:21 PM
by Nelson Cerqueira 
First Edition of the Los Angeles Times Is Published (1881)Daemon72,737Thursday, December 5, 2019 4:57 PM
by David Briggs 
Illinois Becomes the 21st US State (1818)Daemon21,215Tuesday, December 3, 2019 5:23 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
John Brown Hanged for Raid on Harpers Ferry (1859)Daemon21,261Monday, December 2, 2019 4:52 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Portuguese Restoration War Begins (1640)Daemon101,022Sunday, December 1, 2019 4:38 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Ken Jennings's Winning Streak on Jeopardy! Ends (2004)Daemon31,165Saturday, November 30, 2019 4:18 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The Warren Commission Is Established (1963)Daemon51,086Friday, November 29, 2019 6:58 AM
by KSPavan 
Albania Declares Independence from the Ottoman Empire (1912)Daemon21,209Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:01 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Harvey Milk and George Moscone Are Assassinated (1978)Daemon31,238Wednesday, November 27, 2019 4:42 AM
by taurine 
University of Notre Dame Is Founded (1842)Daemon71,168Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:07 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The White Ship Sinks, Drowning the Son of Henry I of England (1120)Daemon21,474Monday, November 25, 2019 4:42 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species Is Published (1859)Daemon41,348Sunday, November 24, 2019 9:28 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Hijacking of EgyptAir Flight 648 (1985)Daemon21,548Saturday, November 23, 2019 4:25 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Juan Carlos I Becomes King of Spain (1975)Daemon41,235Friday, November 22, 2019 7:39 PM
by David Briggs 
First Permanent ARPANET Link Is Established (1969)Daemon31,281Thursday, November 21, 2019 9:09 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Whaling Ship Essex Rammed by Whale (1820)Daemon31,176Wednesday, November 20, 2019 11:04 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Apollo 12 Lands on the Moon (1969)Daemon31,196Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:03 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
William Tell Shoots an Apple Off His Son's Head (1307)Daemon21,266Monday, November 18, 2019 6:49 AM
by KSPavan 
First Attempted Assassination of Umberto I of Italy (1878)Daemon11,121Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:04 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Hoxne Hoard Found in Britain (1992)Daemon31,389Sunday, November 17, 2019 12:12 AM
by KSPavan 
Cornerstone of Jefferson Memorial Is Laid (1939)Daemon41,253Friday, November 15, 2019 3:41 PM
by taurine 
The Apalachin Meeting (1957)Daemon81,378Thursday, November 14, 2019 10:36 AM
by taurine 
Two Libyans Indicted for Pan Am 103 Attack (1991)Daemon71,179Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:51 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Ramzi Yousef Found Guilty of Masterminding 1993 World Trade Center Bombing (1997)Daemon41,413Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:46 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Highwayman Joseph "Blueskin" Blake Hanged (1724)Daemon81,322Monday, November 11, 2019 4:01 PM
by taurine 
Svetlana Savitskaya Becomes the First Woman to Perform a Spacewalk (1984)Daemon81,389Monday, November 11, 2019 1:32 PM
by dianaaadams 
Hope Diamond Donated to the Smithsonian Institution (1958)Daemon41,179Sunday, November 10, 2019 4:55 PM
by johnfl 
Garry Kasparov Becomes Youngest World Chess Champion (1985)Daemon21,283Saturday, November 9, 2019 6:14 AM
by taurine 
John F. Kennedy Defeats Richard Nixon for US Presidency (1960)Daemon81,038Saturday, November 9, 2019 12:06 AM
by KSPavan 
The Battle of Tippecanoe (1811)Daemon21,102Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:42 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America (1861)Daemon21,148Wednesday, November 6, 2019 3:50 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The Gunpowder Plot Is Thwarted (1605)Daemon41,327Tuesday, November 5, 2019 7:36 AM
by taurine 
Iran Hostage Crisis Begins (1979)Daemon41,172Monday, November 4, 2019 3:21 PM
by ibj_ldn 
The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce, now The Times of India, Is Founded (1838)Daemon51,000Monday, November 4, 2019 12:09 AM
by Ashwin Joshi 
The Balfour Declaration (1917)Daemon31,307Saturday, November 2, 2019 7:53 AM
by taurine 
The Malbone Street Wreck (1918)Daemon3887Friday, November 1, 2019 5:30 AM
by thar 
Martin Luther Posts His Ninety-Five Theses (1517)Daemon131,264Thursday, October 31, 2019 7:08 PM
by johnfl 
Soviet Union Detonates "Tsar Bomba" (1961)Daemon51,258Wednesday, October 30, 2019 6:22 PM
by johnfl 
Black Tuesday (1929)Daemon161,101Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:35 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Statue of Liberty Is Dedicated (1886)Daemon31,078Monday, October 28, 2019 6:28 AM
by taurine 
Italian Public Administrator Enrico Mattei Dies in Plane Crash (1962)Daemon61,071Sunday, October 27, 2019 6:28 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
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