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King George III of England is cow-towed! And hog-tied!!

Here are a few things you may not know that happened after the Surrender of Yorktown, VA, October 19th 1781

October 19, 1781
Later that afternoon the Duc de Lauzun, French cavalry officer, faced his opposite on the battlefield of Gloucester Peninsula, Lieutenant Colonel Tarleton, British cavalry, as the latter surrendered to him. 124 more words

The vegetable that earned special treatment from a king

It is said that King Louis XVI loved asparagus so much that he had his gardeners grow it in hothouses so that he can eat them all-year. 79 more words

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