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26th July 1611 A.D. The Death of Horio Yoshiharu, Japanese Daimyo #Onthisday

Horio Yoshiharu was born in 1542 A.D. but he died on July 26th 1611 #Onthisday in history, He was a Japanese Daimyo during the Azuchi-Momoyama and Edo periods. 25 more words

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A Revolution Within the Revolución: Global Labor Politics in Mexico City

By Stephan Fender

On May 25 1911, long-standing dictator Porfirio Díaz famously conceded defeat to his challenger Francisco I. Madero. This event marked the beginning of a long and bloody national power struggle in Mexico that lasted at least until 1929. 1,160 more words

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22nd July 1862 A.D. The Birth of Cosmo Duff-Gordon #Onthisday

Sir Cosmo Edmund Duff-Gordon 5th Baronet of the dl. he was born #onthisday in history 22nd July 1862 A.D. and his death was 20th April 1931 A.D. 36 more words

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Hurrem & Suleiman | My Love, My Life, My Hurrem

Suleiman the Magnificent had two wives but one great love. Her name was Hurrem which meant the cheerful one, was the light in his heart’ 102 more words

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The South China Sea and Freedom of the Seas

The Permanent Court of Arbitration has just reached a decision arbitrating the case brought by the Philippines against China in the South China Sea. The court has decided that the… 1,111 more words

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Bibliographies and Sharing Information

On Monday, July 18, 2016 the NHPRC –funded “Family, Immigration, and History: Grade 10 Citizen Archivists in the Digital Age” kicked off with an evening of training, camaraderie, food, and visitors. 91 more words

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