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5th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1638 Louis XIV (The Sun King – France)

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Died:

1997 Mother Teresa (Nun and founder of Missionaries of Charity – Nobel Peace Prize winner)

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On This Day:

1991 Nelson Mandela is elected as the leader of the ANC (African National Congress)

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Have a good Wednesday, 5th September

12th April – On This Day In History

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Born:

1942 Jacob Zuma (ex-President of South Africa)

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Died:

1988 Alan Paton (South African author – “Cry The Beloved Country”, and anti-apartheid activist)

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On This Day:

1946 Syria gains independence (from France)

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Have a good Thursday, 12th April

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21st March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1946 Timothy Dalton (actor – James Bond)

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Died:

1617 Pocahontas (American Indian princess)

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On This Day:

1960 Sharpeville Massacre (police in South Africa kill 72)

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Have a good Wednesday, 21st March

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