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Peace of Riga between Poland and Soviet Union (1921)Daemon61,029Wednesday, March 18, 2020 10:29 AM
by Fneto 
Veder Snaps Pulitzer Prize-Winning Burst of Joy (1973)Daemon3961Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:47 AM
by Fneto 
Caligula Becomes Emperor of Rome (37 CE)Daemon31,205Monday, March 16, 2020 8:23 AM
by Fneto 
Egypt's Fuad I Transitions from Sultan to King (1922)Daemon21,177Sunday, March 15, 2020 7:28 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin Awarded Patent (1794)Daemon22,612Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:29 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Kapp Putsch Briefly Ousts Weimar Republic Government (1920)Daemon31,155Friday, March 13, 2020 8:27 AM
by Fneto 
First "Fireside Chat" by US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933)Daemon21,133Thursday, March 12, 2020 6:18 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Mikhail Gorbachev Becomes Leader of the Soviet Union (1985)Daemon31,251Wednesday, March 11, 2020 10:06 AM
by Fneto 
French Foreign Legion Founded (1831)Daemon31,196Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:32 AM
by Fneto 
Edward R. Murrow's See It Now Airs McCarthyism Episode (1954)Daemon31,007Monday, March 9, 2020 6:16 AM
by Fneto 
New York Stock Exchange Is Founded (1817)Daemon1792Sunday, March 8, 2020 6:42 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Alexander Graham Bell Awarded US Patent for Telephone (1876)Daemon51,295Sunday, March 8, 2020 12:23 AM
by KSPavan 
Walter Cronkite Signs off CBS Evening News (1981)Daemon31,018Friday, March 6, 2020 7:25 AM
by Fneto 
George Westinghouse Patents the Automatic Air Brake (1872)Daemon31,101Thursday, March 5, 2020 12:31 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Charlie Chaplin Is Knighted (1975)Daemon5981Wednesday, March 4, 2020 6:59 PM
by Ajike Omooba 
George Bizet's Carmen Premieres in Paris (1875)Daemon41,293Tuesday, March 3, 2020 2:15 PM
by Fneto 
Battle of the Bismarck Sea Begins (1943)Daemon31,066Monday, March 2, 2020 5:03 PM
by Fneto 
Yellowstone National Park Established (1872)Daemon31,080Sunday, March 1, 2020 10:21 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
The Family Circus Cartoon Debuts (1960)Daemon32,073Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:37 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
DuPont Scientist Wallace Carothers Invents Nylon (1935)Daemon31,033Friday, February 28, 2020 8:28 AM
by Fneto 
The Reichstag Fire (1933)Daemon31,090Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:51 AM
by Fneto 
Grand Teton National Park Established (1929)Daemon2924Wednesday, February 26, 2020 5:27 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Samuel Colt Issued Patent for His Revolving Gun (1836)Daemon31,054Tuesday, February 25, 2020 5:09 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Nazi Party Founded in Germany (1920)Daemon51,166Monday, February 24, 2020 4:04 PM
by FounDit 
Battle of the Alamo Begins (1836)Daemon3866Sunday, February 23, 2020 11:05 AM
by FounDit 
Adams-Onís Treaty: Spain Sells Florida to the US (1819)Daemon23,260Saturday, February 22, 2020 5:35 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
First Issue of The New Yorker Is Published (1925)Daemon2794Friday, February 21, 2020 6:05 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Metropolitan Museum of Art Opens in New York City (1872)Daemon2937Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:40 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Thomas Edison Patents the Phonograph (1878)Daemon2855Wednesday, February 19, 2020 6:17 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Race Car Driver Dale Earnhardt Dies in Daytona 500 Crash (2001)Daemon3810Tuesday, February 18, 2020 5:51 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
First Issue of Newsweek Magazine Is Published (1933)Daemon2700Monday, February 17, 2020 6:12 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Burning of the USS Philadelphia (1804)Daemon3764Sunday, February 16, 2020 8:17 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Decimal Day (1971)Daemon41,913Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:40 PM
by mudbudda669 
Israeli Knesset Convenes for the First Time (1949)Daemon2782Friday, February 14, 2020 5:24 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
William and Mary Proclaimed Co-Rulers of England (1689)Daemon3758Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:41 AM
by thar 
Santiago, Chile, Founded (1541)Daemon2895Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:23 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Lateran Treaty Signed Between Italy and the Vatican (1929)Daemon2827Tuesday, February 11, 2020 5:30 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Lord Darnley, Second Husband of Mary Queen of Scots, Found Murdered (1567)Daemon3839Monday, February 10, 2020 7:23 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
John Quincy Adams Elected US President by Congress (1825)Daemon3782Sunday, February 9, 2020 3:02 PM
by taurine 
NASDAQ Stock Market Begins Trading (1971)Daemon32,458Saturday, February 8, 2020 7:13 AM
by Pieter_Hove 
Émile Zola Is Put on Trial for Publishing "J'Accuse" (1898)Daemon2748Friday, February 7, 2020 6:54 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Treaty of Waitangi Establishes New Zealand as a British Colony (1840)Daemon2677Thursday, February 6, 2020 5:19 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
United Artists Film Studio Is Founded (1919)Daemon4766Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:16 AM
by thar 
The "Flying Tailor" Dies after Failed Parachute Jump from Eiffel Tower (1912)Daemon3783Tuesday, February 4, 2020 8:44 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Cavalese Cable Car Disaster (1998)Daemon3868Monday, February 3, 2020 6:05 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Sled Dogs Reach Nome, Alaska, with Diphtheria Serum (1925)Daemon3672Sunday, February 2, 2020 6:07 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
First Volume of Oxford English Dictionary Is Published (1884)Daemon21,338Saturday, February 1, 2020 6:01 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
United States Launches Explorer I (1958)Daemon2613Friday, January 31, 2020 5:58 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
First Anglo-Japanese Alliance Signed in London, England (1902)Daemon4765Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:24 PM
by coag 
Liliuokalani Becomes Hawaii's Last Monarch (1891)Daemon3749Wednesday, January 29, 2020 9:02 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice First Published (1813)Daemon2624Tuesday, January 28, 2020 5:00 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
National Geographic Society Founded (1888)Daemon2649Monday, January 27, 2020 6:07 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss Premieres (1911)Daemon3678Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:40 AM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
First Emmy Awards for Excellence in Television (1949)Daemon32,943Saturday, January 25, 2020 7:49 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
California Gold Rush Begins (1848)Daemon2667Friday, January 24, 2020 5:24 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Its First Members (1986)Daemon2705Thursday, January 23, 2020 5:53 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
The January Uprising Begins (1863)Daemon5815Wednesday, January 22, 2020 5:14 PM
by Wilmar (USA) 1M 
Louis XVI of France Is Guillotined (1793)Daemon2867Tuesday, January 21, 2020 6:09 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Harry S. Truman Announces His Point Four Program (1949)Daemon3794Monday, January 20, 2020 5:49 AM
by Adyl Mouhei 
Apple Lisa Launched (1983)Daemon3862Sunday, January 19, 2020 7:08 AM
by Pieter_Hove 
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