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2nd October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1869 Mahatma Ghandi (Indian pacifist and activist for peace, independence and equality) 

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Died:

2017 Tom Petty (singer – Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers)

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On This Day:

2002 The Beltway Sniper attacks begin and continue for three weeks

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Have a good Tuesday, 2nd October

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22nd September – On This Day

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Born:

1958 Andrea Bocelli (singer – tenor)

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Died:

1539 Guru Nanak (founder of Sikhism)

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On This Day:

1908 Bulgaria declares independence (from the Ottoman Empire, modern day Turkey)

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Have a good Saturday, 22nd September

 

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

26th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1910 Mother Teresa (nun, founder of Missionaries of Charity and Nobel Peace Prize winner)

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Died:

1974 Charles Lindbergh (aviator – first to fly across the Atlantic)

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On This Day:

2011 The Boeing 787 (Dreamliner) receives official certification

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Have a good Sunday, 26th August

13th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1950 Stevie Wonder (singer & songwriter)

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Died:

2001 RK Narayan (Indian novelist)

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On This Day:

1830 Republic of Ecuador is founded 

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Have a good Sunday, 13th May

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30th January – On This Day In History

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Born:

1930 Gene Hackman (actor – The French Connection)

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Died:

1948 Mahatma Ghandi (Indian pacifist and leader)

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On This Day:

1873 Around The Word In 80 Days (Jules Verne) is published

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Have a good Tuesday, 30th January

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30th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1865 Rudyard Kipling (author – Jungle Book)

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Died:

2006 Saddam Hussein (dictator of Iraq, hanged)

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On This Day:

1947 Romanian Republic proclaimed

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Have a good Saturday, 30th December

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