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First Successful Trial Run of a Steamboat (1787)Daemon2918Wednesday, August 22, 2018 2:57 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
Philippine Opposition Leader Benigno Aquino, Jr., Is Assassinated (1983)Daemon11,100Tuesday, August 21, 2018 10:28 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 
Infamous Menendez Brothers Murder Their Parents (1989)Daemon2998Monday, August 20, 2018 4:39 PM
by ibj_ldn 
Little Person Eddie Gaedel Has Major League Debut (1951)Daemon3751Sunday, August 19, 2018 2:28 AM
by KSPavan 
Priest Urbain Grandier Burned at the Stake for Witchcraft (1634)Daemon21,141Saturday, August 18, 2018 5:58 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Double Eagle II Becomes First Balloon to Cross the Atlantic (1978)Daemon3775Friday, August 17, 2018 11:34 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Canter & Siegel Post the First Commercial Mass Usenet Spam (1994)Daemon31,200Friday, August 17, 2018 6:38 AM
by anita222 
The Peterloo Massacre (1819)Daemon1744Thursday, August 16, 2018 8:19 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Cameroon's Lake Monoun Explodes, Suffocating 37 (1984)Daemon1747Wednesday, August 15, 2018 3:44 AM
by KSPavan 
Final Public Execution in the US (1936)Daemon0757Tuesday, August 14, 2018 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
The Berlin Wall Goes Up (1961)Daemon3902Monday, August 13, 2018 1:13 PM
by Emel Rapchan 
Russian Submarine K-141 Kursk Sinks in Barents Sea (2000)Daemon1666Sunday, August 12, 2018 3:09 AM
by KSPavan 
"Malaysian Haze" Prompts State of Emergency Declaration (2005)Daemon0928Saturday, August 11, 2018 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
European Heat Wave: UK's Hottest Day on Record (2003)Daemon2834Friday, August 10, 2018 1:05 PM
by NeuroticHellFem 
Nathan Ames Patents His "Revolving Stairs," Now Known as the Escalator (1859)Daemon1742Thursday, August 9, 2018 3:28 AM
by KSPavan 
The Great Train Robbery (1963)Daemon1786Wednesday, August 8, 2018 3:56 AM
by KSPavan 
Hermine Braunsteiner Becomes First Nazi Extradited from the US (1973)Daemon61,032Tuesday, August 7, 2018 9:53 AM
by Gary98 
US Drops Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima (1945)Daemon1799Monday, August 6, 2018 5:04 AM
by KSPavan 
The Republic of Upper Volta, Now Burkina Faso, Gains Independence (1960)Daemon1805Sunday, August 5, 2018 3:44 AM
by KSPavan 
Mississippi Burning: FBI Locates Remains of Slain Civil Rights Workers (1964)Daemon41,120Saturday, August 4, 2018 3:26 AM
by KSPavan 
Operation Sunshine: First Crossing of a Submerged Vessel at North Pole (1958)Daemon1793Friday, August 3, 2018 2:56 AM
by KSPavan 
The Gulf of Tonkin Incident (1964)Daemon2840Thursday, August 2, 2018 1:07 PM
by ibj_ldn 
University of Texas Massacre (1966)Daemon3879Wednesday, August 1, 2018 4:08 PM
by ibj_ldn 
K2 Is Summited for the First Time (1954)Daemon3887Tuesday, July 31, 2018 10:46 AM
by draoubelkacem 
USS Indianapolis Sunk by Japanese, Hundreds Die Awaiting Rescue (1945)Daemon1727Monday, July 30, 2018 3:43 AM
by KSPavan 
The International Atomic Energy Agency Is Established (1957)Daemon4906Sunday, July 29, 2018 5:21 PM
by Joel Souza 
The Great Tangshan Earthquake (1976)Daemon1949Saturday, July 28, 2018 3:00 AM
by KSPavan 
Six-Year-Old Adam Walsh Kidnapped (1981)Daemon2918Friday, July 27, 2018 3:55 AM
by KSPavan 
The Short Creek Raid (1953)Daemon1963Thursday, July 26, 2018 3:24 AM
by KSPavan 
Renowned Surgeon James Barry Dies, Revealing Lifelong Secret (1865)Daemon0916Wednesday, July 25, 2018 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
The Eastland Disaster (1915)Daemon2745Tuesday, July 24, 2018 6:35 AM
by KSPavan 
Man Causes a Sensation by Jumping off Brooklyn Bridge—Or Not (1886)Daemon2872Tuesday, July 24, 2018 12:02 AM
by Joel Souza 
London Police Kill Commuter, Sparking Furor (2005)Daemon2771Sunday, July 22, 2018 5:56 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Marie Besnard Charged with Multiple Murders (1949)Daemon21,316Saturday, July 21, 2018 10:52 AM
by hedy mmm 
Transylvanian Noble György Dózsa Roasted and Eaten as Punishment (1514)Daemon21,097Friday, July 20, 2018 5:45 AM
by KSPavan 
Syngman Rhee, First President of South Korea, Dies in Exile (1965)Daemon1823Thursday, July 19, 2018 4:23 AM
by KSPavan 
Bomb Kills 85, Injures Hundreds at Argentinean Jewish Community Center (1994)Daemon0758Wednesday, July 18, 2018 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Apollo-Soyuz Test Project: First Docking of Russian and US Spacecrafts (1975)Daemon4824Tuesday, July 17, 2018 9:03 AM
by lazarius 
World's First Parking Meter Installed (1935)Daemon11,383Monday, July 16, 2018 5:52 AM
by KSPavan 
The Chowchilla School Bus Kidnapping (1976)Daemon1861Sunday, July 15, 2018 3:13 AM
by KSPavan 
St. Mark's Campanile Collapses (1902)Daemon1734Saturday, July 14, 2018 4:10 AM
by KSPavan 
First FIFA World Cup Kicks Off (1930)Daemon3871Friday, July 13, 2018 10:59 AM
by monamagda 
The Bisbee Deportation (1917)Daemon1747Thursday, July 12, 2018 3:40 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 
UK Court Finds Gay News and Its Editor Guilty of Blasphemy (1977)Daemon2707Wednesday, July 11, 2018 5:05 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
The Seveso Disaster (1976)Daemon1936Tuesday, July 10, 2018 5:54 AM
by KSPavan 
Queen Elizabeth Wakes to Find Strange Man in Her Bedroom (1982)Daemon31,041Monday, July 9, 2018 4:36 PM
by Joel Souza 
US Air Force Claims to Have Recovered a Flying Disc (1947)Daemon2807Sunday, July 8, 2018 11:06 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Quasi-War between the US and France Unofficially Begins (1798)Daemon1882Saturday, July 7, 2018 4:52 AM
by KSPavan 
Jan Hus Is Burned at the Stake (1415)Daemon3904Friday, July 6, 2018 5:35 AM
by thar 
Modern, Skimpy Bikini Debuted at Paris Pool Fashion Show (1946)Daemon4960Thursday, July 5, 2018 3:33 PM
by ibj_ldn 
Suspicious Airshow Accident Kills Aviator B. H. DeLay (1923)Daemon3988Wednesday, July 4, 2018 4:43 PM
by ibj_ldn 
USS Vincennes Shoots Down Iranian Passenger Jet (1988)Daemon3734Tuesday, July 3, 2018 7:20 PM
by monamagda 
Suicidal Monk Sets Fire to Kyoto's Temple of the Golden Pavilion (1950)Daemon1819Monday, July 2, 2018 4:16 AM
by KSPavan 
International Geophysical Year Begins (1957)Daemon1754Sunday, July 1, 2018 3:34 AM
by KSPavan 
Mysterious Beast of Gévaudan Kills Its First Victim (1764)Daemon2927Saturday, June 30, 2018 10:03 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Sampoong Department Store Collapse (1995)Daemon1738Friday, June 29, 2018 6:04 AM
by KSPavan 
Mike Tyson Bites Off Part of Evander Holyfield's Ear (1997)Daemon2781Thursday, June 28, 2018 7:54 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
The Battle of Dettingen (1743)Daemon1798Wednesday, June 27, 2018 6:15 AM
by KSPavan 
"Ich bin ein Berliner" (1963)Daemon5966Tuesday, June 26, 2018 6:10 PM
by monamagda 
Doctorate in Philosophy Awarded to a Woman for the First Time (1678)Daemon2728Monday, June 25, 2018 10:21 AM
by ibj_ldn 
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