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October 30 is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 62 days remaining. Look up September in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Look up October in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Look up November in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... October 4 is the 277th day of the year (278th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in Leap years). ... October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in Leap years). ... October 7 is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years). ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years). ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in Leap years). ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... October 11 is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years). ... October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... October 13 is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years). ... October 14 is the 287th day of the year (288th in Leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in Leap years). ... October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in Leap years). ... October 17 is the 290th (in leap years the 291st) day of the year according to the Gregorian calendar. ... October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in Leap years). ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... October 20 is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 72 days remaining. ... October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 69 days remaining. ... October 24 is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 68 days remaining. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 67 days remaining. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... October 27 is the 300th day of the year (301st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 65 days remaining. ... October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 64 days remaining. ... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 63 days remaining. ... October 31 is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 61 days remaining, as the final day of October. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A leap year (or intercalary year) is a year containing an extra day or month in order to keep the calendar year in sync with an astronomical or seasonal year. ... Inscription on the tomb of Pope Gregory XIII celebrating the introduction of the Gregorian Calendar The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ...

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For broader historical context, see 1270s and 13th century. ... The Eighth Crusade was a crusade launched by Louis IX of France, (who was by now in his mid-fifties) in 1270. ... Charles I (March 1227 (or 1226) - January 7, 1285) was the posthumous (or born ten months before fathers death: sources suggest two possible birth years) son of King Louis VIII of France by Blanche of Castile. ... Only representation of Saint Louis known to be true to life - Early 14th century statue from the church of Mainneville, Eure, France King Louis IX of France or Saint Louis (April 25, 1214/1215 – August 25, 1270) was King of France from 1226 until his death. ... A sultan (Arabic: سلطان) is an Islamic title, with several historical meanings. ... Events Europe has about 74 million inhabitants. ... Battle of Río Salado (October 30, 1340), was a united victory of Portugal King Afonso IV and Castilian King Alfonso XI over Muslim ruler Abu al-Hasan Ali of Marinid dynasty and Nasrid ruler Yusuf I. Categories: Spain-related stubs | Military stubs ... Events May 15 - Charles VIII of Sweden who had served three terms as King of Sweden dies. ... Henry VI (December 6, 1421 – May 21/22, 1471) was King of England from 1422 to 1461 (though with a Regent until 1437) and then from 1470 to 1471. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the British Isles Languages English (de facto) Capital London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001 Census) – Density Ranked 1st... Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428—April 14, 1471), was also known as Warwick the Kingmaker. ... The House of York was a dynasty of English kings. ... 1831 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Southampton County is a county located in the state of Virginia. ... Error creating thumbnail: convert: unable to open image `/mnt/upload3/wikipedia/en/5/5c/Nat_Turner_Slave_Rebellion. ... A slave rebellion is an armed uprising by slaves. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Duke Frederick VIII (July 6, 1829 - January 14, 1880) (Friedrich Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg in German), was the father-in-law of Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany. ... The Crown is a term which is used to separate the government authority and property of the state in a kingdom from any personal influence and private assets held by the current Monarch. ... The coat of arms of the Kingdom of Prussia, 1701-1918 The word Prussia (Old Prussian: PrÅ«sa, German: Preußen, Polish: Prusy, Lithuanian: PrÅ«sai, Latin: Borussia) has had various (often contradictory) meanings: The land of the Baltic Prussians (in what is now parts of southern Lithuania, the Kaliningrad... The region of Schleswig (former English name: Sleswick, Danish: Sønderjylland or Slesvig, Low German: Sleswig, North Frisian: Slaswik or Sleesweg) covers the area about 60 km north and 70 km south of the border between Germany and Denmark. ... Holstein (Hol-shtayn) (Low German: Holsteen, Danish: Holsten, Latin and historical English: Holsatia) is the southern part of Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, between the rivers Elbe and Eider. ... This article discusses the Lauenburg in Schleswig-Holstein. ... Motto: Nickname: Queen City Location of Helena in Lewis and Clark County, Montana Founded October 30, 1864 Incorporated County Lewis and Clark County Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor James E. Smith Area  - Total  - Water 36. ... A prospector is a person who prospects, or explores an area for natural resources such as minerals, oil, flora or fauna. ... General Name, Symbol, Number gold, Au, 79 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 11, 6, d Appearance metallic yellow Atomic mass 196. ... 1894 (MDCCCXCIV) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... This article is in need of attention. ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Nicholas II of Russia (18 May 1868 - 17 July 1918) (in Russian Николай II (Nikolai II)) was the last Emperor of Russia, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Finland. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... Imperial motto (Ottoman Turkish) دولت ابد مدت Devlet-i Ebed-müddet (The Eternal State) The Ottoman Empire at the height of its power (1683) Official language Ottoman Turkish Capital Söğüt (1299-1326), Bursa (1326-1365), Edirne (1365-1453), Ä°stanbul (1453-1922) Imperial anthem Ottoman imperial anthem Sovereigns Padishah of the Osmanl... A white flag is traditionally used to represent a truce. ... When spelt with a capital A, Allies usually denotes the countries supporting the Triple Entente who fought together against the Central Powers in World War I and against the Axis Powers in World War II. For more information, see the related articles: Allies of World War I and Allies of... Combatants Allies: Serbia, Russia, France, Romania, Belgium, British Empire, United States, Italy, and others Central Powers: Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Ottoman Empire Casualties Military dead:5 million Civilian dead:3 million Total dead:8 million Military dead:4 million Civilian dead:3 million Total dead:7 million The First World... A map showing countries commonly considered to be part of the Middle East The Middle East is a region comprising the lands around the southern and eastern parts of the Mediterranean Sea, a territory that extends from the eastern Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf. ... 1920 (MCMXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... The Communist Party of Australia was founded in 1920 and dissolved in 1991. ... This article is about the Australian city. ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... John Logie Baird (August 13, 1888 – June 14, 1946) was a Scottish engineer, who is best known for being the first person to demonstrate a working television. ... Crystal Palace transmitter, London A transmitter is an electronic device which with the aid of an antenna propagates an electromagnetic signal such as radio, television, or other telecommunications. ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Orson Welles on the set of Citizen Kane. ... H. G. Wells Herbert George Wells (September 21, 1866 – August 13, 1946) was a British writer best known for his science fiction novels such as The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, The Island of Doctor Moreau and The Time Machine. ... On October 30, 1938, as a Halloween special, Orson Welles performed a live radio adaptation of H. G. Wells classic novel The War of the Worlds, which famously frightened many in the audience into believing that an actual Martian invasion was in progress. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1941 calendar). ... Combatants Allies: Poland, British Commonwealth, France/Free France, Soviet Union, United States, China, and others Axis Powers: Germany, Italy, Japan, and others Casualties Military dead:17 million Civilian dead:33 million Total dead:50 million Military dead:8 million Civilian dead:4 million Total dead:12 million World War II... Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882–April 12, 1945), 32nd President of the United States, the longest-serving holder of the office and the only man to be elected President more than twice, was one of the central figures of 20th century history. ... The Lend-Lease program was a program of the United States during World War II that allowed the United States to provide the Allied Powers with war material without becoming directly involved in the war. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... Anne Frank Her handwriting, translated: This is a photo as I would wish myself to look all the time. ... [1] Auschwitz, Konzentrationslager Auschwitz-Birkenau, KL Auschwitz is the name used to identify the largest of the Nazi German extermination camps, along with a number of concentration camps, comprising two main camps and 40-50 sub-camps. ... Bergen-Belsen, sometimes referred to as just Belsen, was a German concentration camp in the Nazi era. ... A concentration camp is a large detention center created for political opponents, enemy aliens, specific ethnic or religious groups, civilians of a critical war-zone, or other groups of people, often during a war. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (usually abbreviated GATT) functions as the foundation of the WTO trading system, and remains in force, although the 1995 Agreement contains an updated version of it to replace the original 1947 one. ... For other uses of the initials WTO, see WTO (disambiguation). ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Venerable Pius XII, born Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Eugenio Pacelli (Rome, March 2, 1876 - October 9, 1958) served as the Pope from March 2, 1939 to 1958. ... Portuguese newspaper account. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1953 calendar). ... The Cold War was the protracted geopolitical, ideological, and economic struggle that emerged after World War II between the global superpowers of the Soviet Union and the United States, supported by their alliance partners. ... Dwight David Eisenhower, (October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969, popularly known as Ike) was an American soldier and politician. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The mushroom cloud of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, 1945, rose some 18 km (11 mi) above the hypocenter. ... This article is about communism as a form of society and as a political movement. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... Preparation for an underground nuclear test at the Nevada Test Site in the 1980s. ... The mushroom cloud of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, in 1945 lifted nuclear fallout some 18 km (60,000 feet) above the epicenter. ... Tsar Bomba casing on display at Arzamas-16 Site of detonation Tsar Bomba (Russian: , literally Emperor of bombs) is the Western name for the largest nuclear explosive ever detonated. ... Novaya Zemlyas position on the map. ... Nikita Khrushchev in 1962 Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev (Russian: Ники́та Серге́евич Хрущёв) (nih-KEE-tah khroo-SHCHYOFF) (April 17, 1894 – September 11, 1971) was the leader of the Soviet Union after the death of Joseph Stalin. ... Moscow (Russian: Москва́, Moskva, IPA: ) is the capital of Russia and the countrys principal political, economic, financial, educational and transportation center, located on the river Moskva. ... Vladimir Ilyich Lenin ( Russian: Влади́мир Ильи́ч Ле́нин  listen?), original surname Ulyanov (Улья́нов) ( April 22 (April 10 ( O.S.)), 1870 – January 21, 1924), was a Russian revolutionary, the leader of the Bolshevik party, the first Premier of the Soviet Union, and the founder of the ideology of Leninism. ... Joseph Stalin Iosif (Joseph) Vissarionovich Stalin (Russian: Иосиф Виссарионович Сталин), original name Ioseb Jughashvili (Georgian: იოსებ ჯუღაშვილი; see Other names section) (December 21, 18791 – March 5, 1953) was a Bolshevik revolutionary and a political leader in the Soviet Union. ... The Moscow Kremlin The Moscow Kremlin ( Russian: Московский Кремль) is the best known kremlin ( Russian citadel). ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Combatants Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) United States of America South Korea Thailand Australia New Zealand the Philippines Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) Strength ~1,200,000 (1968) ~420,000 (1968) Casualties South Vietnamese dead: 1,250,000+ US dead: 58,226 US wounded... Đà Nẵng is a region and city in central Vietnam near the ancient capital of Huế. ... United States Marine Corps Emblem The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is the second smallest of the five branches of the United States armed forces, with 170,000 active and 40,000 reserve Marines as of 2002. ... A Viet Cong soldier, heavily guarded, awaits interrogation following capture in the attacks on Saigon during the festive Tet holiday period of 1968. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... The Zodiac Killer is the name of a bizarre serial killer who murdered five known victims in Benicia, Vallejo, at Lake Berryessa near Napa, and San Francisco between December 1968 and October 1969. ... Riverside is a name common to a number of cities and counties. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 158,302 sq mi  410,000 km² 250 miles  402. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... The Lion in Winter is a 1966 Broadway play by James Goldman. ... Hepburn, in a publicity shot for Song of Love Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an iconic four-time Academy Award-winning American star of film, television and stage, widely recognized for her sharp wit, New England gentility and fierce independence. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Monsoon in the Vindhya, a mountain chain in central India A monsoon is a wind pattern that reverses direction on a seasonal basis. ... Look up Flood in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Combatants Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) United States of America South Korea Thailand Australia New Zealand the Philippines Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) National Liberation Front (Viet Cong) Strength ~1,200,000 (1968) ~420,000 (1968) Casualties South Vietnamese dead: 1,250,000+ US dead: 58,226 US wounded... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1972 calendar). ... Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974. ... Social Security in the United States is a social insurance program funded through a dedicated payroll tax. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Muhammad Ali (born January 17, 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky, as Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. ... George Edward Foreman (born January 10, 1949 in Marshall, Texas) is a former boxer who was twice Heavyweight Champion of the world and is considered to be one of the greatest Heavyweight boxers of all time. ... Kinshasa is the capital and largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. ... Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Dominguez (left) vs. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... King Juan Carlos I His Majesty King Juan Carlos I (Juan Carlos Alfonso Víctor María de Borbón y Borbón), styled HM The King (born January 5, 1938), is the reigning King of Spain. ... Francisco Franco Francisco Paulino Hermenegildo Teódulo Franco y Bahamonde (pron. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Combatants El Salvador Honduras The Football War (or Soccer War), as it was named by the international mass media, was a shortlived war (only 6 days in duration) fought by El Salvador and Honduras in 1969. ... Peace Palace, seat of the ICJ. The International Court of Justice (known colloquially as the World Court or ICJ; French: Cour internationale de justice) is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... NEC Corporation is a multi-national information technologies company headquarterd in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan. ... For more information on the North American version of this system, see TurboGrafx 16. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Altria Group, Inc. ... Kraft Foods Inc. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Madrid Conference was hosted by the government of Spain and co-sponsored by the USA and the USSR. It convened on October 30, 1991 and lasted for three days. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Official languages French Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Lieutenant-Governor Lise Thibault Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 75 24 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 2nd 1,542,056 km² 1,183,128 km² 176,928... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII in Roman) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Louise Woodward (born 28 February 1978) was a British au pair implicated in the baby-shaking death of 8-month-old Matthew Eappen, and was convicted by a Cambridge, Massachusetts, jury of second degree murder on October 30, 1997. ... Shaken baby syndrome describes a variety of outcomes that may occur as a result of violently shaking or hitting the head of a small child. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Miss Saigon is a musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States and former governor of Texas. ... The 2001 World Series (the November Series) took place between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the New York Yankees and was arguably one of the most exciting World Series in recent memory. ... A huge plume of smoke and fire can be seen emerging from the North Tower. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West Location of NBA teams, conferences and divisions The National Basketball Association, more commonly referred to as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... The Washington Wizards are a National Basketball Association team based in Washington, D.C.. // Home arenas International Amphitheatre (1961-1962) Chicago Coliseum (1962-1963) Baltimore Civic Center (later the Baltimore Arena, now 1st Mariner Arena) (1963-1973) USAir Arena (originally Capital Center) (1973-1997) Verizon Center (formerly MCI Center) (1997... The New York Knicks (or New York Knickerbockers) are a National Basketball Association team based in New York, New York. ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Digital television. ... Freeview logo Freeview is a British free-to-air digital television service broadcast from terrestrial transmitters using the DVB-T standard. ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... This article needs to be wikified. ... Peterborough is a cathedral city and Unitary Authority in the East of England. ... Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs) is a county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the northeast, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. ... This article details the Indian state of Punjab. ... For the Nepalese party, see Bahujan Samaj Party, Nepal. ... Bahujan Samaj Party (Kainth), a splinter group of Bahujan Samaj Party in Punjab. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Dresden Frauenkirche in October 2005, only two weeks prior to its reconsecration and opening to the public. ... The bombing of Dresden by the British Royal Air Force (RAF) and the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) between February 13 and February 15, 1945 remains one of the more controversial events of World War II. Historian Frederick Taylor says: The destruction of Dresden has an epically tragic quality... Six Flags AstroWorld, with the Texas Cyclone Six Flags AstroWorld was a theme park that was part of the Six Flags chain. ...

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// Events Damietta is besieged by the knights of the Fifth Crusade. ... Emperor ChÅ«kyō (仲恭天皇 ChÅ«kyō Tennō) (October 30, 1218 – June 18, 1234) was the 85th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Canonization of Saint Dominic Collapse of the Jin Dynasty (1115-1234) Deaths Emperor Chukyo of Japan Emperor Go-Horikawa of Japan Monarchs/Presidents Aragon - James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276) Castile - Ferdinand III, the Saint King of Castile and Leon (reigned... 1513 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacques Amyot (October 30, 1513 - February 6, 1593), French writer, was born of poor parents, at Melun. ... Events May 18 - Playwright Thomas Kyds accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe. ... Events January 24 - Alfonso Mendez, appointed by Pope Gregory XV as Prelate of Ethiopia, arrives at Massawa from Goa. ... Paul Pellisson (October 30, 1624 - February 7, 1693) was a French author. ... Events January 11 - Eruption of Mt. ... Events April 16 - The London premiere of Alcina by George Frideric Handel, his first the first Italian opera for the Royal Opera House at Covent Garden. ... John Adams (October 30, 1735 – July 4, 1826) was the first (1789–1797) Vice President of the United States, and the second President of the United States, whose term lasted from 1797 to 1801. ... The presidential seal was used by president Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii. ... The oldest surviving photograph, Nicéphore Niépce, circa 1826 1826 (MDCCCXXVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Events Adam Smith is appointed professor of logic at the University of Glasgow March 25 - For the last time, New Years Day is legally on March 25 in England and Wales. ... Richard Brinsley Sheridan (October 30, 1751 - July 7, 1816) was an Irish playwright and politician. ... 1816 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1762 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... André Chénier André Marie Chénier (October 30, 1762 - July 25, 1794) was a French poet, associated with the events of the French Revolution. ... 1794 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Bridge at Villeneuve-la-Garonne. ... 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1844 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Harvey Washington Wiley Harvey Washington Wiley (October 30, 1844, Kent, Indiana - June 30, 1930, Washington, D.C.) was a noted chemist involved with the passage of the landmark Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Galileo Ferraris (October 30, 1847 - February 7, 1897) was an Italian physicist and electrical engineer, noted mostly for his studies on alternating current. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Antoine Bourdelle (October 30, 1861 _ October 1, 1929) was a French sculptor and teacher. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1871 (MDCCCLXXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Paul Valéry (October 30, 1871 - July 20, 1945) was a French author and poet of the Symbolist school. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... 1882 (MDCCCLXXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... William Bull Halsey William Frederick Bull Halsey, Jr. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Günther von Kluge Günther von Kluge (nicknamed Hans) (October 30, 1882 - August 19, 1944), was a German military leader. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1944 calendar). ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... Ezra Pound in 1913. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1972 calendar). ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... Zoe Akins (born October 30, 1886; died October 29, 1958) was an American playwright. ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Angelo Siciliano (1892 – 1973), more commonly known as Charles Atlas, was a bodybuilder and the most popular muscleman of his day. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1972 calendar). ... Roland Freisler (October 30, 1893 - February 3, 1945) was a prominent Nazi. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Gerhard Johannes Paul Domagk (October 30, 1895 - April 24, 1964) was a German pathologist and bacteriologist and Nobel laureate. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... For the Nintendo 64 emulator, see 1964 (Emulator). ... Dr. Dickinson Woodruff Richards Jr (October 30, 1895 - February 23, 1973) was an American physician and physiologist. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Ruth Gordon (October 30, 1896 – August 28, 1985) was an American actress and screenwriter who was perhaps best known for her role as the oversolicitous neighbor in Roman Polanskis adaptation of Ira Levins novel Rosemarys Baby, for which she won the 1968 Academy Award for Best Supporting... This article is about the year. ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... Ragnar Arthur Granit (October 30, 1900, Helsinki, Finland - March 12, 1991, Stockholm, Sweden) was a Finnish scientist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1967, along with Haldan Keffer Hartline and George Wald. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Emilio Giuseppe Farina (October 30, 1906-June 30, 1966) stands out in the history of Grand Prix motor racing for his much copied and admired straight-arm driving style and his status as the first ever Formula One World Champion. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Homi Jehangir Bhabha (October 30, 1909- January 24, 1966) was an Indian nuclear physicist who had a major role in the development of the Indian atomic energy program. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... Ruth Carol Hussey (October 30, 1911 – April 19, 2005) was an actress born in Providence, Rhode Island. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Richard E Holz born 30 October 1914, an American brass band composer, served as Chaplain to the U.S. Air Force in New Guinea, Philippines and Japan. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Fred W. Friendly (October 30, 1915–March 3, 1998) is the former president of CBS News and the creator, with Edward R. Murrow of the documentary television program See It Now. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... Leon Day (October 30, 1916 - March 13, 1995) was an American right-handed pitcher in the Negro Leagues. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov (October 30, 1917 - January 23, 1994), was appointed Marshal of the Soviet Union in 1977. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... Maurice Trintignant, born October 30, 1917 in Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes in the Vaucluse departement of the Provence-Alpes-Côte dAzur Region of France, is a race car driver. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Daniel Nathans (October 30, 1928 - November 16, 1999) was a U.S. microbiologist. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Nestor Almendros (born October 30, 1930—March 4, 1992) was a Spanish cinematographer. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Clifford Brown: Memorial Album on Blue Note Records. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will take you to a full 1932 calendar). ... Louis Malle (October 30, 1932 - November 23, 1995) was a French film director. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Frans Brüggen (born October 30, 1934) is a Dutch recorder soloist and conductor. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Agota Kristof is a writer from Hongarian origin, who publishes mainly French novels. ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Polina Grigoryevna Astakhova (Russian:Полина Григорьевна Астахова) (October 30, 1936, in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukrainian SSR - August 5, 2005 in Kiev, Ukraine) was a Soviet/Ukrainian gymnast who won 10 medals (5 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 3 bronze medals) at the Summer Olympics, where she participated as a member of the USSR team... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Claude Lelouch (born October 30, 1937) is a French film director, writer and producer. ... 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Leland H. Hartwell (born October 30, 1939, in Los Angeles, California) is president and director of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... Grace Slick on solo album cover, released in 1999. ... Jefferson Airplane was an American rock band from San Francisco, a pioneer of the LSD-influenced psychedelic rock movement. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... Edward Lauter is an American actor, born on October 30, 1940 in Long Beach, Long Island, New York. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1941 calendar). ... Theodor Wolfgang Hänsch (b. ... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... Otis Williams (second from right), with the Temptations in 1967. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... Henry Winkler as The Fonz in Happy Days. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Harry Hamlin (born October 30, 1951 in Pasadena, California) is an American actor. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Juliet Anne Virginia Stevenson is an English actress. ... 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Joe Delaney Joe Delaney (1958-1983) was an american football player in the National Football League. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Dennis as Paul Robinson on Neighbours Stefan Dennis (born 30 October 1958 in Tawonga, VIC, Australia) is an Australian actor most famous for playing the role of Paul Robinson in the Australian soap opera Neighbours from 1985-1993. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Maradona and the World Cup trophy Diego Armando Maradona (El Diego) (born October 30, 1960) is a former Argentine football player. ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... Courtney Andrew Walsh (born October 30, 1962, Kingston, Jamaica) is a former international cricketer (fast bowler) who represented the West Indies from 1984 to 2001, captaining the West Indies in 22 Test matches. ... Template:C20YearInnTopic 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Kristina Wagner, in a still from General Hospital. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Scott Innes (born on October 30, 1966 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri), is an American voice actor. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Gavin McGregor Rossdale (born October 30, 1965 [1] - though the fan biography claims it was 1967, in Kilburn, London, England) was the lead singer and guitarist of the British rock group Bush. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Maja Tatic is a Serbian singer born in Belgrade on October 30th 1970. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Adam Joseph Copeland (born October 30, 1973 in Orangeville, Ontario), is a Canadian professional wrestler, better known under his ring name, Edge, currently performing for World Wrestling Entertainment on the RAW brand. ... Silvia Corzo Silvia Corzo (born October 30, 1973 in Bucaramanga) is a Colombian lawyer, journalist and newscaster. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Martin Dossett (born October 30, 1978 in Portland near Corpus Christi, Texas) is a former NFL wide receiver who has played in several leagues such as the Arena Football League, NFL Europe and AF2 before winding up playing in his hometown in Corpus Christi playing for the Corpus Christi Hammerheads... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Yukie Nakama Yukie Nakama (仲間 由紀恵 Nakama Yukie, b. ...

Deaths

Events September 23 - Battle of Blore Heath. ... Gian Francesco Poggio Bracciolini (February 11, 1380 - October 30, 1459), was one of the most important Italian Renaissance humanists. ... Events September 8 - Battle of Kulikovo - Russian forces under Grand Prince Dmitrii Ivanovich defeat a mixed army of Tatars and Mongols (the Golden Horde), stopping their advance at Kulikovo. ... Events January 9 - Adrian Dedens becomes Pope Adrian VI. February 26 - Execution by hanging of Cuauhtémoc, Aztec ruler of Tenochtitlan under orders of conquistador Hernán Cortés. ... Jean Mouton (c. ... // Events June 26 - Christs Hospital in London gets a Royal Charter July 6 - Edward VI of England dies July 10 - Lady Jane Grey is proclaimed Queen of England - for the next nine days July 18 - Lord Mayor of London proclaims Queen Mary as the rightful Queen - Lady Jane Grey... Jacob Sturm von Sturmeck (August 10, 1489 - October 30, 1553), German statesman and reformer, was born at Strasbourg, where his father, Martin Sturm, was a person of some importance. ... Events March 14 - The Queen of Cyprus, Catherine Cornaro, sells her kingdom to Venice. ... This page is about the year. ... Jean-Jacques Boissard Jean-Jacques Boissard (1528 - October 30, 1602), was a French antiquary and Latin poet. ... Events June 19 - Battle of Landriano - A French army in Italy under Marshal St. ... Events June 23 - Henry Hudsons crew maroons him, his son and 7 others in a boat November 1 - At Whitehall Palace in London, William Shakespeares romantic comedy The Tempest is presented for the first time. ... Charles IX (Karl IX) (October 4, 1550 – October 30, 1611), was King of Sweden from 1604 until his death. ... Events February 7 - Julius III becomes Pope. ... Events September 30 - Nurhaci, chieftain of the Jurchens and founder of the Qing Dynasty dies and is succeeded by his son Hong Taiji. ... Willebrord Snel Willebrord Snel (1580–October 30, 1626), also known as Snel van Royen or Snellius, was a Dutch astronomer and mathematician, most famous for the law of refraction now known as Snells law. ... Events March 1 - Michel de Montaigne signs the preface to his most significant work, Essays. ... See also: 1632 (novel) Events February 22 - Galileos Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is published July 23 - 300 colonists for New France depart Dieppe November 8 - Wladyslaw IV Waza elected king of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth after Zygmunt III Waza death November 16 - Battle of Lützen... Henri II de Montmorency (1595 - October 30, 1632), son of duke Henry I, succeeded to the title in 1614, having previously been made grand admiral. ... Events January 30 - William Shakespeares Romeo and Juliet is performed for the first time. ... Events April 5 - Signing of the Treaty of Westminster, ending the First Anglo-Dutch War. ... Emperor Go-Kōmyō (後光明天皇) (April 20, 1633 - October 30, 1654) was the 110th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events February 13 - Galileo Galilei arrives in Rome for his trial before the Inquisition. ... Events First Portuguese governor was appointed to Macau The Swedish city Karlskrona was founded as the Royal Swedish Navy relocated there. ... Antoinette Bourignon (January 13, 1616 _ October 30, 1680), Flemish mystic, was born at Lille. ... Events October 25 — Dirk Hartog makes the second recorded landfall by a European on Australian soil, at an island off the Western Australian coast Pocahontas arrives in England War between Venice and Austria Collegium Musicum founded in Prague Nicolaus Copernicus De revolutionibus is placed on the Index of Forbidden Books... Events February 6 - James Stuart, Duke of York becomes King James II of England and Ireland and King James VII of Scotland. ... Michel le Tellier (April 19, 1603 - October 30, 1685), French statesman, was born in Paris. ... King James I of England/VII of Scotland, the first monarch to rule the Kingdoms of England and Scotland at the same time Events March - Samuel de Champlain, French explorer, sails to Canada March 24 - Elizabeth I of England dies and is succeeded by her cousin King James I of... 1816 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Friedrich I of Württemberg, or Frederick I of Württemberg (November 6, 1754 - October 30, 1816) became Duke of Württemberg in 1797 on the death of his father: he assumed the title of Elector in 1802, and the title of King in 1806. ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1842 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Allan Cunningham (December 7, 1784 _ October 30, 1842) was a Scottish poet and author. ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Pietro Raimondi (December 20, 1786 – October 30, 1853) was an Italian composer, transitional between the Classical and Romantic eras. ... 1786 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Friedrich Robert Volkmann (April 6, 1815–October 30, 1883) was a German composer. ... The Battle of New Orleans 1815 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The Honourable Sir John Joseph Caldwell Abbott, PC , QC , KCMG , BCL , DCL (March 12, 1821 – October 30, 1893) was the third Prime Minister of Canada from June 16, 1891 to November 24, 1892. ... Stephen Harper is the current Prime Minister of Canada. ... 1821 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... -1... Dunant as an elderly man Jean Henri Dunant (May 8, 1828 in Geneva - October 30, 1910 in Heiden), also known as Henry Dunant or Henri Dunant, was a Swiss businessman and social activist. ... // Error creating thumbnail: convert: unable to open image `/mnt/upload3/wikipedia/en/f/f5/Nobel_Peace_Prize_Medal. ... 1828 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... James Schoolcraft Sherman (October 24, 1855 – October 30, 1912) was a Representative from New York and the 27th Vice President of the United States. ... The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government. ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Not to be confused with Sir Charles Hibbert Tupper who was Sir Charles Tuppers son Sir Charles Tupper, GCMG, CB, PC, DCL, LL.D, MD (July 2, 1821 – October 30, 1915) was the sixth Prime Minister of Canada and, as of 2006, the one with the shortest term of... Stephen Harper is the current Prime Minister of Canada. ... 1821 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Rose Wilder Lane Rose Wilder Lane (December 5, 1886–October 30, 1968) was an American writer and the daughter of author Laura Ingalls Wilder. ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... Ramón Novarro (February 6, 1899 – October 30, 1968) was a Mexican actor who achieved fame as a Latin lover in silent films. ... 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... George Murphy Foster, almost always known as Pops Foster (18 May 1892 (?) - 30 October 1969) was a jazz musician, best known for his vigorous string bass playing. ... 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Gustav Ludwig Hertz (July 22, 1887, Hamburg – October 30, 1975, Berlin) was a German physicist, and a nephew of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz. ... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Edgar John Bergen (born February 16, 1903; died September 30, 1978) was an American actor and radio performer, best known as a ventriloquist. ... 1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Sir Barnes Neville Wallis Sir Barnes Neville Wallis, CBE, FRS, RDI, commonly known as Barnes Wallis, (September 26, 1887 – October 30, 1979) was a British scientist, engineer and inventor. ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Steve Allen on the cover of Steve Allen on the Bible, Religion, and Morality Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was an American musician, comedian, and writer who was instrumental in innovating the concept of the television talk show. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... For the Cusco album, see 2002 (album). ... Jason Mizell (January 21, 1965 – October 30, 2002), known as Jam Master Jay, was the founder and DJ of Run-DMC, a highly influential hip-hop group, based in the Queens borough of New York City. ... Run-DMC is a hip hop crew founded by Jason Jam Master Jay Mizell that included Joseph Run Simmons and Darryl DMC McDaniels. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... Peggy Ryan (born Margaret ORene Ryan on 28 August 1924 in Long Beach, California - 30 October 2004 in Las Vegas, Nevada) was an American dancer who starred in a series of movie musicals at Universal Studios tapping with Donald OConnor. ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Alfonso Ramon Lopez (August 20, 1908 – October 30, 2005) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball who established a major league record for career games as a catcher, and later became the only manager to interrupt the New York Yankees string of American League pennants from 1949... 1908 (MCMVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Shamsher Singh Sheri, alias Karam Singh, was a communist leader in India. ... This article is about the year. ...

Holidays and observances

The calendar of saints is a traditional Christian method of organising a liturgical year on the level of days by associating each day with one or more saints, and referring to the day as the saints day of that saint. ... The calendar of saints is a traditional Christian method of organising a liturgical year on the level of days by associating each day with a saint, and referring to the day as the saints day of that saint. ... For other uses of the term, see Catholic Church (disambiguation). ... General definition of saint In general, the term Saint refers to someone who is exceptionally virtuous and holy. ... St. ... St. ... Halloween is an observance celebrated on the night of October 31, most notably by children dressing in costumes and going door-to-door collecting sweets or money. ... This article is about the Michigan cultural phenomenon. ... Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor...

External links

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October 29 - October 31 - November 30 - September 30 - more historical anniversaries October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 63 days remaining. ... October 31 is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 61 days remaining, as the final day of October. ... November 30 is the 334th day (335th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 31 days remaining, as the final day of November. ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 92 days remaining. ... Condensed list of historical anniversaries. ...

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