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9th November – On This Day In History

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Born:

1941 Tom Fogerty (musician – Creedence Clearwater Revival)

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Died:

1970 Charles de Gaulle (French president)

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On This Day:

1918 Republic of Germany proclaimed

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16th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1854 Oscar Wilde (author)

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Died:

1793 Marie Antoinette, Queen of France (“let them eat cake”)

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On This Day:

1950 “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” (CS Lewis) is released

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Have a good Monday, 16th October

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8th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1920 Frank Herbert (sci-fi author – Dune)

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Died:

1793 John Hancock (first to sign the American Declaration of Independence)

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On This Day:

1600 San Marino adopts its constitution

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6th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1930 Richie Benaud (Australian cricketer and commentator)

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Died:

1892 Alfred Lord Tennyson (British Poet Laureate) 

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On This Day:

1889 Moulin Rouge opens (in Paris)

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2nd October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1869 Mahatma Gandhi (Indian human rights pacifist) 

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Died:

1803 Samuel Adams (US Revolutionary) 

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On This Day:

1958 Guinea gains independence (from France)

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5th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1638 Louis XIV (The Sun King)

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Died:

1877 Crazy Horse (the last Sioux war chief) 

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On This Day:

1666 Great Fire of London ends

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Have a good Tuesday, 5th September 

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1st September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1957 Gloria Estefan (musician)

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Died:

1557 Jacques Cartier (French explorer, claimed Canada for France)

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On This Day:

1939 Switzerland proclaims neutrality 

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Have a good Friday, 1st September

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