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July 29 in history:

Two famous brides in British history on this date…

On July 29th, 1565, Mary, Queen of Scots married for the second time.  166 more words

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[Today in History] July 28th


1914 – Beginning of the First World War opposing the Triple Entente (France, UK, Russia and others) to the Triple Alliance (Germany, Austria–Hungary and Italy) in a war that will last over 4 years

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Everything Tends Towards Catastrophe and Collapse...

100 years ago today the world began it’s descent into chaos with thunderous applause. Only a few pictured the devastation to come. “My darling one and beautiful, everything tends towards catastrophe and collapse,” wrote Winston Churchill to his wife. 23 more words


Today in History....July 28

1821 – Peru declared its independence from Spain.

1865 – The American Dental Association proposed its first code of ethics.

1866 – The metric system was legalized by the U.S. 304 more words

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