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5th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1853 Cecil Rhodes (imperialist, businessman, diamond merchant and Prime Minister of the Cape Colony)

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Died:

2002 Ted Williams (baseball Hall of Famer – Boston Red Sox)

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On This Day:

1811 Venezuela declares independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Thursday, 5th July

 

5th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1853 Cecil John Rhodes (diamond merchant, businessman, politician and colonialist)

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Died:

2002 Ted Williams (baseball Hall of Fame)

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On This Day:

1922 First General Election in the Netherlands

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Have a good Wednesday, 5th July

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26th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1931 Leonard Nimoy (actor – Spock in Star Trek)

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Died:

1902 Cecil John Rhodes (Prime Minister of the Cape Colony and British expansionist)

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On This Day:

1878 Sabi Game Reserve opens (world’s first official game reserve)

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Have a good Saturday, 26th March

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5th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1853 Cecil John Rhodes (politician and diamond miner, Southern Africa)

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Died:

1979 Elizabeth Ryan (tennis star, 19 Wimbledon titles)

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On This Day:

1811 Venezuela gains independence from Spain

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Have a restful Sunday, 5th July

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