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Nazi Party Founded in Germany (1920)Daemon0644Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Battle of the Alamo Begins (1836)Daemon0807Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Adams-Onís Treaty: Spain Sells Florida to the US (1819)Daemon11,493Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:53 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
First Issue of The New Yorker Is Published (1925)Daemon1870Tuesday, February 21, 2017 5:13 AM
by TheParser 
Metropolitan Museum of Art Opens in New York City (1872)Daemon0957Monday, February 20, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Thomas Edison Patents the Phonograph (1878)Daemon1663Sunday, February 19, 2017 9:35 PM
by TB Turtle 
Race Car Driver Dale Earnhardt Dies in Daytona 500 Crash (2001)Daemon1570Saturday, February 18, 2017 9:12 AM
by hedy mmm 
First Issue of Newsweek Magazine Is Published (1933)Daemon0833Friday, February 17, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Burning of the USS Philadelphia (1804)Daemon2754Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:47 AM
by Issac 
Decimal Day (1971)Daemon1611Wednesday, February 15, 2017 3:11 PM
by olddogg eleventy2 
Israeli Knesset Convenes for the First Time (1949)Daemon1585Tuesday, February 14, 2017 3:40 AM
by Henry Tobias 
William and Mary Proclaimed Co-Rulers of England (1689)Daemon0680Monday, February 13, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Lateran Treaty Signed Between Italy and the Vatican (1929)Daemon0529Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Santiago, Chile, Founded (1541)Daemon0510Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Lord Darnley, Second Husband of Mary Queen of Scots, Found Murdered (1567)Daemon0674Friday, February 10, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
John Quincy Adams Elected US President by Congress (1825)Daemon0770Thursday, February 09, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
NASDAQ Stock Market Begins Trading (1971)Daemon0676Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Émile Zola Is Put on Trial for Publishing "J'Accuse" (1898)Daemon1668Tuesday, February 07, 2017 8:51 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Treaty of Waitangi Establishes New Zealand as a British Colony (1840)Daemon1543Monday, February 06, 2017 7:27 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
United Artists Film Studio Is Founded (1919)Daemon1756Sunday, February 05, 2017 7:54 AM
by Pieter_Hove 
The "Flying Tailor" Dies after Failed Parachute Jump from Eiffel Tower (1912)Daemon0650Saturday, February 04, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Harold Macmillan Delivers "Wind of Change" Speech (1960)Daemon4798Friday, February 03, 2017 8:54 AM
by monamagda 
South Carolina Becomes the First State to Secede from the US (1860)Daemon1727Friday, February 03, 2017 8:24 AM
by TheParser 
Sled Dogs Reach Nome, Alaska, with Diphtheria Serum (1925)Daemon0623Thursday, February 02, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First Volume of Oxford English Dictionary Is Published (1884)Daemon1624Wednesday, February 01, 2017 1:55 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
United States Launches Explorer I (1958)Daemon0505Tuesday, January 31, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First Anglo-Japanese Alliance Signed in London, England (1902)Daemon1550Monday, January 30, 2017 7:19 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Liliuokalani Becomes Hawaii's Last Monarch (1891)Daemon1646Sunday, January 29, 2017 2:20 PM
by monamagda 
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice First Published (1813)Daemon0560Saturday, January 28, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
National Geographic Society Founded (1888)Daemon0585Friday, January 27, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss Premieres (1911)Daemon0483Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First Emmy Awards for Excellence in Television (1949)Daemon0700Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
California Gold Rush Begins (1848)Daemon0618Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Its First Members (1986)Daemon0556Monday, January 23, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
The January Uprising Begins (1863)Daemon0746Sunday, January 22, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Louis XVI of France Is Guillotined (1793)Daemon2649Saturday, January 21, 2017 10:44 AM
by Gary98 
Harry S. Truman Announces His Point Four Program (1949)Daemon0794Friday, January 20, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Apple Lisa Launched (1983)Daemon1745Thursday, January 19, 2017 4:59 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
WWII: First Armed Insurgency in Warsaw Ghetto (1943)Daemon1673Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:06 AM
by TB Turtle 
Popeye Makes His Debut in the Thimble Theater Comic Strip (1929)Daemon1832Tuesday, January 17, 2017 6:51 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Miguel de Cervantes's Don Quixote Is Published (1605)Daemon1551Monday, January 16, 2017 1:33 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht Murdered While Under Arrest (1919)Daemon1734Sunday, January 15, 2017 8:08 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Felice Orsini Attempts to Assassinate French Emperor Napoleon III (1858)Daemon1608Saturday, January 14, 2017 8:29 AM
by Sayyed Hassan 
First Successful Escape from an Aircraft Using the Ejection Seat (1942)Daemon0524Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Dr. James Bedford Becomes First Person to Undergo Cryopreservation (1967)Daemon1808Thursday, January 12, 2017 2:10 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Anglo-Zulu War Begins (1879)Daemon2582Wednesday, January 11, 2017 2:15 AM
by Shulamit 
London Underground Begins Operation (1863)Daemon0694Tuesday, January 10, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Davy Lamp Tested at Hebburn Colliery (1816)Daemon0838Monday, January 09, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
President Lyndon B. Johnson Declares a "War on Poverty" (1964)Daemon0562Sunday, January 08, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Galileo Galilei Discovers Three of Jupiter's Four Largest Moons (1610)Daemon1516Saturday, January 07, 2017 2:48 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Samuel Morse Successfully Tests the Electrical Telegraph (1838)Daemon1655Friday, January 06, 2017 4:11 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Construction Begins on California's Golden Gate Bridge (1933)Daemon0806Thursday, January 05, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Topsy the Elephant is Executed by Electrocution (1903)Daemon4814Wednesday, January 04, 2017 2:34 PM
by TazDvl 
The Treaty of New Echota Is Signed (1835)Daemon3694Tuesday, January 03, 2017 2:31 PM
by Tumbler 
NASA's Mars Polar Lander Launched (1999)Daemon0518Tuesday, January 03, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Second "Palmer Raid" Takes Place (1920)Daemon0457Monday, January 02, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Takes Effect (1994)Daemon0521Sunday, January 01, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Arthur Guinness Signs a 9,000-Year Lease on His Brewery (1759)Daemon2604Saturday, December 31, 2016 3:13 PM
by Pieter_Hove 
Saddam Hussein Is Executed (2006)Daemon0652Friday, December 30, 2016 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Lumière Brothers' First Film Screening for a Paying Public Audience (1895)Daemon1588Wednesday, December 28, 2016 3:45 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
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