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Pope Celestine IV died.
Religious reformer Martin Luther was born.
Pope Paul III died.
King George II of Great Britain was born.
Painter William Hogarth was born.
Poet Friedrich von Schiller was born.
Queen's Collee (now Rutgers University) was
The United States
Marine Corps was established by Congress.*
Construction of the White House began.
Kentucky outlawed dueling.
Painter John Trumbull died.
John S.D. Thompson, Prime Minister of Canada, was
Arctic explorer Donald MacMillan was born.
Actor Claude Rains was born.
The first Woman's Christian Temperance Union
meeting was held, in Boston.
1891 Granville T. Woods patented
the electric railway.
The first Gideon Bible* was put in a hotel room.
Andrew Carnegie formed Carnegie Corporation for
charitable and scholarly work.
1912 Julius Augustus Wayland,
publisher of two of the largest Socialist
newspapers in the world, died.
suffragists were arrested in front of the White
American Legion held its first national
convention, in Minneapolis.
Richard Burton was born.
1928 Hirohito was installed as the
Emperor of Japan.
1932 Actor Roy
Scheider was born.
Turkish President Kemal Ataturk died.
Tim Rice was born.
Greg Lake was born.
1951 The first
long distance telephone call without operator
assistance was completed.
1954 The Iwo
Jima Memorial was dedicated in Arlington National
Sinbad was born.
Oil man Harry Sinclair died.
Actress Mackenzie Phillips was born.
1960 The U.S.
Senate passed the Civil Rights Bill.
1969 Sesame Street*
premiered on PBS.
1975 The ore
Fitzgerald* and its crew of 29 were lost
in a storm on Lake Superior.
The Utah Supreme Court okayed the execution of
convicted murderer Gary Gilmore.
1977 The Major
Indoor Soccer League was officially organized, in
New York City.
1977 Actress Brittany Murphy was
leader Leonid Brezhnev died.
Miranda Lambert was born.
Germans began puching holes in the Berlin Wall.
1992 Actor Chuck
Ken Kesey died.
2006 Actor Jack
Norman Mailer died.
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