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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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November 26

1986 – Iran–Contra affair: U.S. President Ronald Reagan announces the members of what will become known as the Tower Commission. 1986 – The trial of John Demjanjuk, accused of committing war crimes as a guard at the Nazi Treblinka extermination c ...

                                               

November 27

1978 – In San Francisco, city mayor George Moscone and openly gay city supervisor Harvey Milk are assassinated by former supervisor Dan White. 1830 – Saint Catherine Laboure experiences a Marian apparition. 1856 – The Coup of 1856 leads to Luxemb ...

                                               

November 29

1967 – Vietnam War: U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara announces his resignation. 1394 – The Korean king Yi Seong-gye, founder of the Joseon dynasty, moves the capital from Kaesŏng to Hanyang, today known as Seoul. 1872 – American Indian W ...

                                               

November 3

1793 – French playwright, journalist and feminist Olympe de Gouges is guillotined. 1967 – Vietnam War: The Battle of Dak To begins. 2014 – One World Trade Center officially opens. It is the replacement for the World Trade Center Twin Towers, in N ...

                                               

November 4

1952 – The United States government establishes the National Security Agency, or NSA. 1501 – Catherine of Aragon later Henry VIIIs first wife meets Arthur Tudor, Henry VIIIs older brother – they would later marry. 1798 – Beginning of the Russo-Ot ...

                                               

November 9

1935 – The Congress of Industrial Organizations is founded in Atlantic City, New Jersey, by eight trade unions belonging to the American Federation of Labor. 1883 – The 90th Winnipeg Battalion of Rifles, later the Royal Winnipeg Rifles of the Can ...

                                               

October 2

1814 – Chilean War of Independence: Royalist troops defeat Chilean forces of Bernardo OHiggins and Jose Miguel Carrera. 2006 – Five Amish girls are murdered in a shooting at a school in Pennsylvania, United States. 1944 – World War II: German tro ...

                                               

October 1

October 1 is the 274th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 91 days remain until the end of the year. It is the first day of the fourth quarter of the year.

                                               

October 10

1760 – In a treaty with the Dutch colonial authorities, the Ndyuka people of Suriname – descended from escaped slaves – gain territorial autonomy. 1964 – The Tokyo Summer Olympics opening ceremony is the first to be relayed live by satellites. 19 ...

                                               

October 11

October 11 is the 284th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 81 days remain until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Tuesday, Sunday, or Thursday 58 times in 400 years than a Friday or Saturday 57, and sligh ...

                                               

October 12

1892 – The Pledge of Allegiance is first recited by students in many US public schools. 2019 – The Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans, which is under construction, collapses, killing two and injuring 20. 1793 – The cornerstone of Old East, the oldest ...

                                               

October 15

1211 – Battle of the Rhyndacus: The Latin emperor Henry of Flanders defeats the Nicaean emperor Theodore I Laskaris. 1864 – American Civil War: The Union garrison of Glasgow, Missouri surrenders to Confederate forces. 1809 – The Viceroy the Rio d ...

                                               

October 16

1964 – Leonid Brezhnev becomes leader of the Soviet Communist Party, while Alexei Kosygin becomes the head of government. 1968 – Kingston, Jamaica is rocked by the Rodney riots, inspired by the barring of Walter Rodney from the country. 1909 – Wi ...

                                               

October 19

1914 – First World War: The First Battle of Ypres begins. 439 – The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa. 1943 – Streptomycin, the first antibiotic remedy for tuberculosis, is isolated by researchers at Rutgers University. ...

                                               

October 21

1209 – Otto IV is crowned emperor of the Holy Roman Empire by Pope Innocent III. 1392 – Japanese Emperor Go-Kameyama abdicates in favor of rival claimant Go-Komatsu. 1943 – World War II: The Provisional Government of Free India is formally establ ...

                                               

October 22

1746 – The College of New Jersey later renamed Princeton University receives its charter. 1878 – The Bramall Lane stadium sees the first rugby match played under floodlights. 1964 – An all-party Parliamentary Committee selects the design which wi ...

                                               

October 23

1944 – World War II: The Battle of Leyte Gulf begins. 1993 – The Troubles: A Provisional IRA bomb prematurely detonates in Belfast, killing the bomber and nine civilians. 1864 – American Civil War: The Battle of Westport is the last significant e ...

                                               

October 24

1260 – Chartres Cathedral is dedicated in the presence of King Louis IX of France. 1360 – The Treaty of Bretigny is ratified, marking the end of the first phase of the Hundred Years War. 1857 – Sheffield F.C., the worlds oldest association footba ...

                                               

October 28

1891 – The Mino–Owari earthquake is the largest inland earthquake in Japans history. 1922 – Italian fascists led by Benito Mussolini march on Rome and take over the Italian government. 1962 – Cuban Missile Crisis: Premier Nikita Khrushchev orders ...

                                               

October 3

382 – Roman Emperor Theodosius I concludes a peace treaty with the Goths and settles them in the Balkans. 2457 BC – Gaecheonjeol, Hwanung 환웅 purportedly descended from heaven. South Koreas National Foundation Day. 2013 – At least 360 migrants a ...

                                               

October 30

1843 – Fuerte Bulnes, the first Chilean settlement in the strait of Magellan, is founded. 1973 – The Bosphorus Bridge in Turkey is completed, connecting the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosphorus for the second time. 1993 – The Troubles ...

                                               

October 31

1973 – Mountjoy Prison helicopter escape. Three Provisional Irish Republican Army members escape from Mountjoy Prison, Dublin aboard a hijacked helicopter that landed in the exercise yard. 1984 – Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassinate ...

                                               

October 4

1302 – The Byzantine–Venetian War comes to an end. 1983 – Richard Noble sets a new land speed record of 633.468 miles per hour 1.019.468 km/h at the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. 1883 – First meeting of the Boys Brigade in Glasgow, Scotland. 1966 ...

                                               

October 6

1849 – The execution of the 13 Martyrs of Arad after the Hungarian war of independence. 1762 – Seven Years War: The British Capture Manila from Spain and occupy it. 1923 – The Turkish National Movement enters Constantinople. 1600 – Euridice, the ...

                                               

October 9

1804 – Hobart, capital of Tasmania, is founded. 1701 – The Collegiate School of Connecticut later renamed Yale University is chartered in Old Saybrook. 1861 – American Civil War: Union troops repel a Confederate attempt to capture Fort Pickens. 1 ...

                                               

October 13

1946 – France adopts the constitution of the Fourth Republic. 1644 – A Swedish–Dutch fleet defeats the Danish fleet at Fehmarn and captures about 1.000 prisoners. 1812 – War of 1812: Sir Isaac Brocks British and native forces repel an invasion of ...

                                               

October 14

1933 – Germany withdraws from the League of Nations and World Disarmament Conference. 1586 – Mary, Queen of Scots, goes on trial for conspiracy against Queen Elizabeth I of England. 1968 – The 6.5 M w   Meckering earthquake shook the southwest po ...

                                               

October 17

2018 – Kerch Polytechnic College attack in Crimea. 1965 – The 1964–65 New York Worlds Fair closes after two years and more than 51 million attendees. 1989 – The 6.9 M w Loma Prieta earthquake shakes the San Francisco Bay Area and the Central Coas ...

                                               

October 18

2019 – Protests and civil unrest, in response to an increase in price hikes of the Metro de Santiago, plague the capital city of Santiago. Following a state of emergency declaration, protests and civil unrest still persist. 1967 – The Soviet prob ...

                                               

October 20

1572 – Eighty Years War: Three thousand Spanish soldiers wade through fifteen miles of water in one night to effect the relief of Goes. 1883 – Peru and Chile sign the Treaty of Ancon, by which the Tarapaca province is ceded to the latter, bringin ...

                                               

October 25

1940 – Benjamin O. Davis Sr. is named the first African American general in the United States Army. 1971 – The Peoples Republic of China replaces the Republic of China at the United Nations. 1920 – After 74 days on hunger strike in Brixton Prison ...

                                               

October 26

2003 – The Cedar Fire, the third-largest fire in California history, kills 15 people, consumes 250.000 acres 1.000 km 2, and destroys 2.200 homes around San Diego. 2000 – A wave of protests forces Robert Gueï to step down as president after the I ...

                                               

October 27

1916 – Negus Mikael, marching on the Ethiopian capital in support of his son Emperor Iyasu V, is defeated by Fitawrari abte Giyorgis, securing the throne for Empress Zewditu I. 1994 – Gliese 229B is the first Substellar Mass Object to be unquesti ...

                                               

October 29

2015 – China announces the end of One-child policy after 35 years. 1960 – An airplane carrying the Cal Poly football team crashes on takeoff in Toledo, Ohio. 1268 – Conradin is executed along with his companion Frederick I, Margrave of Baden by C ...

                                               

October 5

1944 – The Provisional Government of the French Republic enfranchises women. 1789 – French Revolution: The Womens March on Versailles effectively terminates royal authority. 1930 – British airship R101 crashes in France en route to India on its m ...

                                               

October 7

2016 – In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, the death toll rises to 800. 1985 – The Mameyes landslide kills almost 200 people in Puerto Rico. 1988 – A hunter discovers three gray whales trapped under the ice near Alaska; the situation becomes a mult ...

                                               

October 8

1970 – Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn wins the Nobel Prize in literature. 1990 – Second Intifada: Israeli police kill 17 Palestinians and wound over 100 near the Dome of the Rock. 2001 – U.S. President George W. Bush announces the establishment of the Of ...

                                               

1993 Russian constitutional crisis

The constitutional crisis of 1993 was a political stand-off between the Russian president Boris Yeltsin and the Russian parliament that was resolved by military force. The relations between the president and the parliament had been deteriorating ...

                                               

2014 Grozny bombing

The 2014 Grozny bombing was a terrorist attack in the city of Grozny, Chechen Republic, Russia. On October 5, 2014 a 19-year-old man named Opti Mudarov went to the town hall where an event was taking place to mark Grozny City Day celebrations coi ...

                                               

September 1

1831 – The high honor of Order of St. Gregory the Great is established by Pope Gregory XVI of the Vatican State to recognize high support for the Vatican for the Pope, by a man or a woman, and not necessarily a Roman Catholic. 1961 – The Eritrean ...

                                               

September 11

September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 111 days remain until the end of the year. Between the years AD 1900 and 2099, September 11 of the Gregorian calendar is the leap day of the Coptic and Ethiopian calendars. Thes ...

                                               

September 12

2003 – The United Nations lifts sanctions against Libya after that country agreed to accept responsibility and recompense the families of victims in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. 1897 – Tirah Campaign: In the Battle of Saragarhi, ten tho ...

                                               

September 15

1894 – First Sino-Japanese War: Japan defeats Qing dynasty China in the Battle of Pyongyang. 1794 – French Revolutionary Wars: Arthur Wellesley later Duke of Wellington sees his first combat at the Battle of Boxtel during the Flanders Campaign. 1 ...

                                               

September 19

1997 – The Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria kills 53 people. 1973 – King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden has his investiture. 1796 – George Washingtons Farewell Address is printed across America as an open letter to the public. 2019 – A drone strike ...

                                               

September 20

1962 – James Meredith, an African American, is temporarily barred from entering the University of Mississippi. 2019 – Roughly 4 million people, mostly students, demonstrate across the world against climate change. 16-year-old Greta Thunberg from ...

                                               

September 21

1843 – John Williams Wilson takes possession of the Strait of Magellan on behalf of the Chilean government. 1921 – A storage silo in Oppau, Germany, explodes, killing 500–600 people. 1217 – Livonian Crusade: The Estonian leader Lembitu and Livoni ...

                                               

September 23

September 23 is the 266th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 99 days remain until the end of the year. It is frequently the day of the autumnal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the day of the vernal equinox in the Southern Hemisphere.

                                               

September 26

1950 – Korean War: United Nations troops recapture Seoul from North Korean forces. 1973 – Concorde makes its first non-stop crossing of the Atlantic in record-breaking time. 1087 – William II is crowned King of England, and reigns until 1100. 200 ...

                                               

September 27

1540 – The Society of Jesus Jesuits receives its charter from Pope Paul III. 1916 – Iyasu V is proclaimed deposed as ruler of Ethiopia in a palace coup in favor of his aunt Zewditu. 1964 – The British TSR-2 aircraft XR219 makes its maiden flight. ...

                                               

September 28

1868 – The Battle of Alcolea causes Queen Isabella II of Spain to flee to France. 1322 – Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor, defeats Frederick I of Austria in the Battle of Muhldorf. 1893 – Foundation of the Portuguese football club FC Porto. 1918 – Wo ...

                                               

September 3

1954 – The Peoples Liberation Army begins shelling the Republic of China-controlled islands of Quemoy, starting the First Taiwan Strait Crisis. 1971 – Qatar becomes an independent state. 1878 – Over 640 die when the crowded pleasure boat Princess ...

                                               

September 4

1972 – The Price Is Right premieres on CBS. As of 2018, it is the longest running game show on American television. 1996 – War on Drugs: Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia FARC attack a military base in Guaviare, starting three weeks of guerr ...

                                               

September 9

1971 – The four-day Attica Prison riot begins, eventually resulting in 39 dead, most killed by state troopers retaking the prison. 1993 – Israeli–Palestinian peace process: The Palestine Liberation Organization officially recognizes Israel as a l ...

                                               

September 10

1776 – American Revolutionary War: Nathan Hale volunteers to spy for the Continental Army. 1961 – In the Italian Grand Prix, a crash causes the death of German Formula One driver Wolfgang von Trips and 13 spectators who are hit by his Ferrari, th ...

                                               

September 13

2001 – Civilian aircraft traffic resumes in the United States after the September 11 attacks. 1971 – State police and National Guardsmen storm New Yorks Attica Prison to quell a prison revolt, which claimed 43 lives. 1808 – Finnish War: In the Ba ...

                                               

September 14

1943 – World War II: The Wehrmacht starts a three-day retaliatory operation targeting several Greek villages in the region of Viannos, whose death toll would eventually exceed 500 persons. 2003 – In a referendum, Estonia approves joining the Euro ...

                                               

September 16

1975 – Papua New Guinea gains independence from Australia. 2004 – Hurricane Ivan makes landfall in Gulf Shores, Alabama as a Category 3 hurricane. 1863 – Robert College, in Istanbul, the first American educational institution outside the United S ...

                                               

September 17

1776 – The Presidio of San Francisco is founded in New Spain. 2018 – A Russian reconnaissance aircraft carrying 15 people on board is brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea. 1111 – Highest Galician nobility led ...

                                               

September 18

1962 – Burundi, Jamaica, Rwanda and Trinidad and Tobago are admitted to the United Nations. 1048 – Battle of Kapetron between a combined Byzantine-Georgian army and a Seljuq army. 1739 – The Treaty of Belgrade is signed, whereby Austria cedes lan ...

                                               

September 2

44 BC – Pharaoh Cleopatra VII of Egypt declares her son co-ruler as Ptolemy XV Caesarion. 1885 – Rock Springs massacre: In Rock Springs, Wyoming, 150 white miners, who are struggling to unionize so they could strike for better wages and work cond ...

                                               

September 22

September 22 is the 265th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 100 days remain until the end of the year. It is frequently the day of the autumnal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the day of the vernal equinox in the Southern Hemisphere.

                                               

September 24

1957 – President Eisenhower sends the 101st Airborne Division to Little Rock, Arkansas, to enforce desegregation. 1972 – Japan Airlines Flight 472 lands at Juhu Aerodrome instead of Santacruz Airport in Bombay, India. 1932 – Gandhi and Dr. Ambedk ...

                                               

September 25

1555 – The Peace of Augsburg is signed by Emperor Charles V and the princes of the Schmalkaldic League. 1937 – Second Sino-Japanese War: The Chinese Eighth Route Army gains a minor, but morale-boosting victory in the Battle of Pingxingguan. 1983 ...

                                               

September 29

1971 – Oman joins the Arab League. 1949 – The Communist Party of China writes the Common Programme for the future Peoples Republic of China. 1227 – Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, is excommunicated by Pope Gregory IX for his failure to particip ...

                                               

September 30

September 30 is the 273rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 92 days remain until the end of the year. It is the last day of the third quarter, midway point of the second half of the year.

                                               

September 5

1937 – Spanish Civil War: Llanes falls to the Nationalists following a one-day siege. 1882 – Tottenham Hotspur, a Premier League football club from North London, is founded as Hotspur F.C. 1877 – American Indian Wars: Oglala Sioux chief Crazy Hor ...

                                               

September 6

1885 – Eastern Rumelia declares its union with Bulgaria, thus accomplishing Bulgarian unification. 1620 – The Pilgrims sail from Plymouth, England on the Mayflower to settle in North America. Old Style date; September 16 per New Style date. 2013 ...

                                               

September 7

2005 – Egypt holds its first-ever multi-party presidential election. 1764 – Election of Stanislaw August Poniatowski as the last ruler of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. 1907 – Cunard Lines RMS Lusitania sets sail on her maiden voyage from Li ...

                                               

September 8

1905 – The 7.2 M w   Calabria earthquake shakes southern Italy with a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI Extreme, killing between 557 and 2.500 people. 1756 – French and Indian War: Kittanning Expedition. 1954 – The Southeast Asia Treaty Organizati ...

                                               

September 11 attacks

The September 11 attacks were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks resulted in 2.977 victim fatalities, over 25 ...

                                               

February 13

1991 – Gulf War: Two laser-guided "smart bombs" destroy the Amiriyah shelter in Baghdad. Allied forces said the bunker was being used as a military communications outpost, but over 400 Iraqi civilians inside were killed. 1961 – An allegedly 500.0 ...

                                               

February 14

1556 – Thomas Cranmer is declared a heretic. 1924 – The Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company changes its name to International Business Machines Corporation IBM. 1778 – The United States flag is formally recognized by a foreign naval vessel for ...

                                               

February 15

1949 – Gerald Lankester Harding and Roland de Vaux begin excavations at Cave 1 of the Qumran Caves, where they will eventually discover the first seven Dead Sea Scrolls. 1996 – At the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in China, a Long March 3 rocke ...

                                               

February 19

1989 – Flying Tiger Line flight 66 crashes into a hill near Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Malaysia, killing four. 1649 – The Second Battle of Guararapes takes place, effectively ending Dutch colonization efforts in Brazil. 1878 – Thomas Ediso ...

                                               

February 21

1848 – Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish The Communist Manifesto. 1797 – A force of 1.400 French soldiers invaded Britain at Fishguard in support of the Society of United Irishmen. They were defeated by 500 British reservists. 1925 – The New ...

                                               

February 22

2014 – President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine is impeached by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine by a vote of 328–0, fulfilling a major goal of the Euromaidan rebellion. 2011 – Bahraini uprising: Tens of thousands of people march in protest against th ...

                                               

February 23

1943 – A fire breaks out at Saint Josephs Orphanage, County Cavan, Ireland, killing 35 children and one adult. 1927 – U.S. President Calvin Coolidge signs a bill by Congress establishing the Federal Radio Commission later replaced by the Federal ...

                                               

February 27

1900 – Second Boer War: In South Africa, British military leaders receive an unconditional notice of surrender from Boer General Piet Cronje at the Battle of Paardeberg. 1976 – The formerly Spanish territory of Western Sahara, under the auspices ...

                                               

February 29

February 29, also known as leap day or leap year day, is a date added to most years that are divisible by 4, such as 2016, 2020, and 2024. A leap day is added in various solar calendars, including the Gregorian calendar standard in most of the wo ...

                                               

February 3

1989 – After a stroke two weeks previously, South African President P. W. Botha resigns as leader of the National Party, but stays on as president for six more months. 1933 – Adolf Hitler announces that the expansion of Lebensraum into Eastern Eu ...

                                               

February 4

February 4 is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 330 days remain until the end of the year. This day marks the approximate midpoint of winter in the Northern Hemisphere and of summer in the Southern Hemisphere starting the season ...

                                               

February 1

1893 – Thomas A. Edison finishes construction of the first motion picture studio, the Black Maria in West Orange, New Jersey. 2009 – The first cabinet of Johanna Sigurdardottir was formed in Iceland, making her the countrys first female prime min ...

                                               

February 10

1942 – World War II: Imperial Japanese Army capture Banjarmasin, capital of Borneo in Dutch East Indies. 1763 – French and Indian War: The Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Quebec to Great Britain. 2009 – The communications satellites ...

                                               

February 11

1938 – BBC Television produces the worlds first ever science fiction television programme, an adaptation of a section of the Karel Čapek play R.U.R., that coined the term "robot". 2018 – Saratov Airlines Flight 703 crashes near Moscow, Russia wit ...

                                               

February 12

1541 – Santiago, Chile is founded by Pedro de Valdivia. 1825 – The Creek cede the last of their lands in Georgia to the United States government by the Treaty of Indian Springs, and migrate west. 1963 – Construction begins on the Gateway Arch in ...

                                               

February 16

1937 – Wallace H. Carothers receives a United States patent for nylon. 1796 – Colombo in Ceylon now Sri Lanka falls to the British, completing their invasion of Ceylon. 1986 – China Airlines Flight 2265 crashes into the Pacific Ocean near Penghu ...

                                               

February 17

1904 – Madama Butterfly receives its premiere at La Scala in Milan. 1980 – First winter ascent of Mount Everest by Krzysztof Wielicki and Leszek Cichy. 1944 – World War II: The Battle of Eniwetok begins: The battle ends in an American victory on ...

                                               

February 18

1861 – In Montgomery, Alabama, Jefferson Davis is inaugurated as the provisional President of the Confederate States of America. 1911 – The first official flight with airmail takes place from Allahabad, United Provinces, British India now India, ...

                                               

February 2

962 – Translatio imperii: Pope John XII crowns Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor, the first Holy Roman Emperor in nearly 40 years. 1709 – Alexander Selkirk is rescued after being shipwrecked on a desert island, inspiring Daniel Defoes adventure book Rob ...

                                               

February 20

1931 – The U.S. Congress approves the construction of the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge by the state of California. 2003 – During a Great White concert in West Warwick, Rhode Island, a pyrotechnics display sets the Station nightclub ablaze, ki ...

                                               

February 24

February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 310 days remain until the end of the year. For superstitious reasons, when the Romans began to intercalate to bring their calendar into line with the solar year, they chose not to ...

                                               

February 25

1947 – The formal abolition of Prussia is proclaimed by the Allied Control Council. The Prussian government had already been abolished by the PreuSenschlag of 1932. 1856 – A Peace conference opens in Paris after the Crimean War. 1916 – World War ...

                                               

February 26

1952 – Vincent Massey is sworn in as the first Canadian-born Governor General of Canada. 2013 – A hot air balloon crashes near Luxor, Egypt, killing 19 people. 1971 – U.N. Secretary-General U Thant signs United Nations proclamation of the vernal ...

                                               

February 28

1935 – DuPont scientist Wallace Carothers invents nylon. 1986 – Olof Palme, 26th Prime Minister of Sweden, is assassinated in Stockholm. 2005 – A suicide bombing at a police recruiting centre in Al Hillah, Iraq kills 127. 1980 – Andalusia approve ...

                                               

February 5

1597 – A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society. 1918 – SS Tuscania is torpedoed off the coast of Ireland; it is the first ship carrying American troops to Europ ...

                                               

February 6

1934 – Far-right leagues rally in front of the Palais Bourbon in an attempted coup against the French Third Republic, creating a political crisis in France. 1987 – Justice Mary Gaudron becomes the first woman to be appointed to the High Court of ...

                                               

February 7

2016 – North Korea launches Kwangmyŏngsŏng-4 into outer space violating multiple UN treaties and prompting condemnation from around the world. 1951 – Korean War: More than 700 suspected communist sympathizers are massacred by South Korean forces. ...

                                               

February 8

1347 – The Byzantine civil war of 1341–47 ends with a power-sharing agreement between John VI Kantakouzenos and John V Palaiologos. 1946 – The first portion of the Revised Standard Version of the Bible, the first serious challenge to the populari ...

                                               

February 9

1941 – World War II: The Cathedral of San Lorenzo in Genoa, Italy, is struck by a bomb which fails to detonate. 1900 – The Davis Cup competition is established. 1913 – A group of meteors is visible across much of the eastern seaboard of North and ...

                                               

January 1

January 1 is the first day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 364 days remaining until the end of the year. This day is known as New Years Day since the day marks the beginning of the year.

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