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On This Day December 7: Attack on Pearl Harbor, Imelda Marcos assassination attempt

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 43 BC – Marcus Tullius Cicero is assassinated. 1732 – The Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London, England. 1941 – World War II: Attack on Pearl Harbor – The Imperial Japanese Navy carries out a surprise attack on the United States Pacific Fleet and its defending Army and Marine air forces at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. 1965 – Pope Paul VI and Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously revoke mutual excommunications that had been in place since 1054. … Read entire article »

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On This Day December 6: The Thirteenth Amendment, Washinton Monument completed, Ira Gershwin

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published. 1865 – The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, banning slavery. … Read entire article »

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On This Day December 5: Albert Einstein was granted a US Visa, Rosa Parks, Mozart, Monet, Walt Disney

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1492 – Christopher Columbus becomes the first European to set foot on the island of Hispaniola (now Haiti and the Dominican Republic). 1931 – Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow was destroyed by an order of Joseph Stalin. 1932 – German-born Swiss physicist Albert Einstein is granted an American visa. 1955 – E. D. Nixon and Rosa Parks lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott. … Read entire article »

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On This Day December 4: Treaty of Paris, First Burger King store was established, Jay-Z, Tyra Banks

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1259 – Kings Louis IX of France and Henry III of England agree to the Treaty of Paris, in which Henry renounces his claims to French-controlled territory on continental Europe (including Normandy) in exchange for Louis withdrawing his support for English rebels. 1791 – The first edition of The Observer, the world’s first Sunday newspaper, is published. … Read entire article »

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On This Day DECEMBER 17: Milla Jovovich, Manny Pacquiao, Vogue

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On This Day DECEMBER 14: Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting, George Washington

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On This Day DECEMBER 9: Our Lady of Guadalupe, John Malkovich, Donny Osmond, Kirk Douglas

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