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Today's anniversaries[edit]

October 17: Dessalines Day in Haiti (1806)

Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence
Nativity with St. Francis
and St. Lawrence

Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke (d. 1781) · Childe Hassam (b. 1859) · Chuka Umunna (b. 1978)

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Selected anniversaries for January[edit]

January 1

Ceres
Ceres

Lorenzo de' Medici (b. 1449) · Marie-Louise Lachapelle (b. 1769) · Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati (d. 1937)

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January 2: Feast day of Gregory of Nazianzus (Roman Catholic Church)

A. Mitchell Palmer
A. Mitchell Palmer

Salima Sultan Begum (d. 1613) · Mily Balakirev (b. 1837) · Norodom Ranariddh (b. 1944)

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January 3

James Lick telescope
James Lick telescope

Savitribai Phule (b. 1831) · Anna May Wong (b. 1905) · Joy Adamson (d. 1980)

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January 4: Colonial Martyrs Repression Day in Angola (1961)

Constantine Hangerli
Constantine Hangerli

George Tryon (b. 1832) · Josef Suk (b. 1874) · Erwin Schrödinger (d. 1961)

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January 5: Twelfth Night (Western Christianity)

Palais Garnier
Palais Garnier

Simon Marius (d. 1625) · Henri Herz (d. 1888) · Deadmau5 (b. 1981)

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January 6: Little Christmas in Ireland

Maria Montessori
Maria Montessori

Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence (d. 1537) · Clarence King (b. 1842) · Nigella Lawson (b. 1960)

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January 7: Christmas (Julian calendar); Victory over Genocide Day in Cambodia

The flag of the Cispadane Republic, the first use of the Italian tricolour
Flag of the Cispadane Republic

Eliezer Ben-Yehuda (b. 1858) · Zara Cisco Brough (d. 1988) · Run Run Shaw (d. 2014)

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January 8

RMS Queen Mary 2
RMS Queen Mary 2

Arcangelo Corelli (d. 1713) · Wilkie Collins (b. 1824) · Bernard Krigstein (d. 1990)

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January 9

Raymond Lederer
Raymond Lederer

William Dugard (b. 1606) · Carrie Chapman Catt (b. 1859) · Lei Jieqiong (d. 2011)

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January 10

Construction of the Metropolitan Railway
Construction of the Metropolitan Railway

Pope Miltiades (d. 314) · Francisco Ferrer (b. 1859) · Kalki Koechlin (b. 1984)

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January 11

French troops in the Ruhr
French troops in the Ruhr

Nicolas Steno (b. 1638) · John Molson (d. 1836) · Eva Tanguay (d. 1947)

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January 12: Zanzibar Revolution Day in Tanzania (1964)

Damage to Haiti's National Palace in the aftermath of the earthquake
Damage to Haiti's National Palace in the aftermath of the earthquake

John Singer Sargent (b. 1856) · Hermann Göring (b. 1893) · Daniel Bensaïd (d. 2010)

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January 13: St. Knut's Day in Finland and Sweden

Painting of the 1797 naval battle by Léopold Le Guen
Painting of the 1797 naval battle by Léopold Le Guen

Sibyl Hathaway (b. 1884) · Michael Bond (b. 1926) · Winnie Byanyima (b. 1959)

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January 14: Coming of Age Day in Japan (2019); National Forest Conservation Day in Thailand; Ratification Day in the United States (1784)

Fire on USS Enterprise
Fire on USS Enterprise

Ladislaus II of Hungary (d. 1163) · Berthe Morisot (b. 1841) · Steven Soderbergh (b. 1963)

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January 15: Mattu Pongal (Tamils, 2019); John Chilembwe Day in Malawi

Wikipedia home page in 2001
Wikipedia home page in 2001

Theophylact (d. 849) · Peter Christen Asbjørnsen (b. 1812) · Ben Shapiro (b. 1984)

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January 16

Nikephoros Choumnos (d. 1327) · William Hall-Jones (b. 1851) · Pauline Phillips (d. 2013)

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January 17

Raoul Wallenberg
Raoul Wallenberg

Martino Zaccaria (d. 1345) · David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty (b. 1871) · Sunanda Pushkar (d. 2014)

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January 18

Marion Barry
Marion Barry

Isabella Jagiellon (b. 1519) · Aleksandra Ekster (b. 1882) · Goose Tatum (d. 1967)

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January 19

Hedy Lamarr
Hedy Lamarr

Dōgen (b. 520) · Edgar Allan Poe (b. 1809) · Hedy Lamarr (pictured, d. 2000)

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January 20: World Religion Day (2019)

Honório Carneiro Leão
Honório Carneiro Leão

David Wilmot (b. 1814) · Sarah Conlon (b. 1926) · Claudio Abbado (d. 2014)

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January 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States (2019)

The First Dáil Éireann
The First Dáil Éireann

Chaim of Volozhin (b. 1749) · Eusapia Palladino (b. 1854) · Frances Gertrude McGill (d. 1959)

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January 22: Tu BiShvat (Judaism, 2019); Day of Unity of Ukraine in Ukraine (1919)

Leonid Brezhnev
Leonid Brezhnev

John Donne (b. 1572) · Gisela Januszewska (b. 1867) · Ali Hassan Salameh (d. 1979)

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January 23

A Frisbee brand flying disc
A Frisbee brand flying disc

Muthu Coomaraswamy (b. 1834) · Mykola Leontovych (d. 1921) · Louisa Cadamuro (b. 1987)

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January 24

Bust of Caligula
Bust of Caligula

Pope Stephen IV (d. 817) · Constance Naden (b. 1858) · August Meyszner (d. 1947)

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January 25: Feast day of Gregory of Nazianzus (Eastern Orthodox Church); Tatiana Day in Russia

Battle of Mikatagahara
Battle of Mikatagahara

Leo IV the Khazar (b. 750) · Helene Bresslau Schweitzer (b. 1879) · Ali Hassan al-Majid (d. 2010)

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January 26: Australia Day (1788); Republic Day in India (1950)

Arthur Phillip
Arthur Phillip

Harry Ricardo (b. 1885) · Athanase David (d. 1953) · David Kato (d. 2011)

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January 27

Entrance to Auschwitz
Entrance to Auschwitz

George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington (b. 1663) · Eunice Hale Waite Cobb (b. 1803) · Paul Zorner (d. 2014)

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January 28

Lego bricks
Lego bricks

Gregor Werner (b. 1693) · Monty Noble (b. 1873) · Helen Sawyer Hogg (d. 1993)

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January 29

"The Raven", illustrated by John Tenniel
"The Raven" illustration
by John Tenniel

Emanuel Swedenborg (b. 1688) · Mary Whitwell Hale (b. 1810) · Jean-Marie Doré (d. 2016)

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January 30: Martyrs' Day in India

Attempted assassination of Andrew Jackson
Attempted assassination of Andrew Jackson

Everard Digby (d. 1606) · Patrick Heron (b. 1920)  · Professor Longhair (d. 1980)

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January 31: Independence Day in Nauru (1968)

Ham the Chimp
Ham the Chimp

Franz Schubert (b. 1797) · Cilibi Moise (d. 1870) · Adelaide Tambo (d. 2007)

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Selected anniversaries for February[edit]

February 1: Black History Month begins in Canada and the United States; Fajr decade begins in Iran; National Freedom Day in the United States

Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir
Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir

Francesco Maria Veracini (b. 1690) · Clara Butt (b. 1872) · N. D. Cocea (d. 1949)

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February 2: Groundhog Day in Canada and the United States

F-16 Fighting Falcon
F-16 Fighting Falcon

Isaac Titsingh (d. 1812) · Frederick William Vanderbilt (b. 1856) · Mary Docherty (d. 2000)

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February 3: Setsubun in Japan; Four Chaplains' Day in the United States

Wreckage of the plane crash that killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper
Wreckage of the plane crash that killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper

Coloman, King of Hungary (d. 1116) · George Crabbe (d. 1832) · Tatyana Velikanova (b. 1932)

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February 4: Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948)

Yasser Arafat
Yasser Arafat

Ceolnoth (d. 870) · Carl Michael Bellman (b. 1740) · Karen Carpenter (d. 1983)

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February 5

The "Welcome Stranger" gold nugget
The "Welcome Stranger" gold nugget

C. E. Brock (b. 1870) · Josiah Thomas (d. 1933) · Neymar (b. 1992)

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February 6: Sámi National Day (Sámi people); Waitangi Day in New Zealand (1840); Ronald Reagan Day in California and Wisconsin

Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles
Stamford Raffles

António Vieira (b. 1608) · Pierre André Latreille (d. 1833) · Barbara W. Tuchman (d. 1989)

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February 7

Jean-Claude Duvalier
Jean-Claude Duvalier

Lü Bu (d. 199) · Azar Bigdeli (b. 1722) · Desmond Doss (b. 1919)

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February 8

Mary, Queen of Scots
Mary, Queen of Scots

Guercino (b. 1591) · John Ruskin (b. 1819) · A. Chandranehru (d. 2005)

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February 9

Joseph McCarthy
Joseph McCarthy

George Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney (b. 1666) · Aletta Jacobs (b. 1854) · Howard Martin Temin (d. 1994)

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February 10

Roy Lichtenstein
Roy Lichtenstein

Royal Cortissoz (b. 1869) · Joseph Lister (d. 1912) · Pope Pius XI (d. 1939)

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February 11

"Le beau vingt-et-unièm" from La fille du régiment

René Descartes (d. 1650) · Keith Holyoake (b. 1904) · Jennifer Aniston (b. 1969)

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February 12: Red Hand Day; Darwin Day

Christian Dior's "New Look"
Christian Dior's "New Look"

Daughter of Emperor Xiaoming of Northern Wei (b. 528) · Ethan Allen (d. 1789) · Jean Eyeghé Ndong (b. 1946)

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February 13

The covering of the Senne
The covering of the Senne

Isabella d'Este (d. 1539) · Rufus Wilmot Griswold (b. 1815) · Waylon Jennings (d. 2002)

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February 14: Valentine's Day

Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street Hospital

Rǫgnvaldr Guðrøðarson (d. 1229) · Anna Howard Shaw (b. 1847) · Pam McConnell (b. 1946)

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February 15: National Flag of Canada Day; Statehood Day in Serbia (1804)

Don Dunstan in 1968
Don Dunstan

Oswiu (d. 670) · Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (b. 1811) · Angella D. Ferguson (b. 1925)

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February 16: Day of the Shining Star in North Korea

Tutankhamun's funerary mask
Tutankhamun's funerary mask

Jean du Bellay (d. 1560) · Henry Wilson (b. 1812) · Lanny McDonald (b. 1953)

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February 17: Independence Day in Kosovo (2008)

Geraldine Farrar as Madama Butterfly
Geraldine Farrar as Madama Butterfly

Jovian (d. 364) · Isabelle Eberhardt (b. 1877) · Amber Merritt (b. 1993)

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February 18: Family Day in various regions of Canada (2019); Washington's Birthday (Presidents' Day) in the United States (2019)

Chelsea Manning
Chelsea Manning

Angilbert (d. 814) · William Phips (d. 1695) · Bidzina Ivanishvili (b. 1956)

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February 19

Henry Ossian Flipper
Henry Ossian Flipper

Thomas Arundel (d. 1414) · Mary Dilys Glynne (b. 1895) · Sylvia Rivera (d. 2002)

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February 20

Avro CF-105 Arrow
Avro CF-105 Arrow

Alfred Escher (b. 1819) · Hod Stuart (b. 1879) · Audrey Munson (d. 1996)

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February 21

Kurt Eisner
Kurt Eisner

Baruch Spinoza (d. 1677) · Mary Edwards Walker (d. 1919) · Howard Florey (d. 1968)

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February 22

Robert II of Scotland
Robert II of Scotland

Charles-Nicolas Cochin (b. 1715) · Anna Kingsford (d. 1888) · Drew Barrymore (b. 1975)

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February 23

Aluminium
Aluminium

Herbert II, Count of Vermandois (d. 943) · Nicholas Fuller (d. 1620) · Johnny Carey (b. 1919)

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February 24: Independence Day in Estonia (1918)

Soldiers marching through the Kasserine Pass
Soldiers marching through the Kasserine Pass

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (d. 1704) · Lydia Becker (b. 1827) · Judah Folkman (b. 1933)

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February 25: Soviet Occupation Day in Georgia (1921); National Day in Kuwait (1961)

Edvard Beneš
Edvard Beneš

Quirinus Kuhlmann (b. 1651) · Andranik (b. 1865) · Yi Han-yong (d. 1997)

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February 26: First day of Ayyám-i-Há (Bahá'í calendar, 2019); Birth of Fatimah al-Zahra/Mother's Day in Iran (2019)

"Napoleon's Return from Elba" by Charles de Steuben
Napoleon's Return from Elba by Charles de Steuben

Archibald Campbell, 9th Earl of Argyll (b. 1629) · Nadezhda Krupskaya (b. 1869) · Howard Hanson (d. 1981)

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February 27

The Reichstag on fire
The Reichstag on fire

William Alabaster (b. 1567) · Alice Hamilton (b. 1869) · Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar (d. 1956)

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February 28: Fat Thursday (Catholicism, 2019); Kalevala Day in Finland

Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Benedict XVI

Martin Bucer (d. 1551) · Guillaume Delisle (b. 1675) · Hortense Allart (d. 1879)

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February 29: Leap day (Gregorian calendar)

Tokyo Skytree
Tokyo Skytree

Oswald of Worcester (d. 992) · Gioachino Rossini (b. 1792) · Ina Coolbrith (d. 1928)

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Selected anniversaries for March[edit]

March 1: Independence Day in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1992); Rio Carnival begins in Brazil (2019); National Pig Day in the United States; Saint David's Day in Wales; Yap Day in Yap

Warwick Armstrong, c. 1905
Warwick Armstrong

Roger North (d. 1734) · Mercedes de Acosta (b. 1893) · Mustafa Barzani (d. 1979)

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March 2: The Nineteen-Day Fast begins (Bahá'í Faith, 2019)

Vladimír Remek in 2007
Vladimír Remek

William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield (b. 1705) · Alexander Bullock (b. 1816) · Dusty Springfield (d. 1999)

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March 3: Liberation Day in Bulgaria (1878); Hinamatsuri in Japan

Jethro Tull in concert in 1973
Jethro Tull in concert

Michael Kantakouzenos Şeytanoğlu (d. 1578) · Georg Cantor (b. 1845) · Rebecca Lancefield (d. 1981)

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March 4: Shrove Monday (Western Christianity, 2019), Maha Shivaratri (Hinduism, 2019)

John Flamsteed
John Flamsteed

Hindal Mirza (b. 1519) · Edwards Pierrepont (b. 1817) · Izaak Kolthoff (d. 1993) · Gary Gygax (d. 2008)

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March 5: Shrove Tuesday (Western Christianity, 2019); Learn from Lei Feng Day in China; St Piran's Day in Cornwall, United Kingdom

The Boston Massacre, depicted in an engraving by Paul Revere
The Bloody Massacre, engraved by Paul Revere

Edward Cornwallis (b. 1713) · Olav Bjaaland (b. 1873) · Ailsa McKay (d. 2014)

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March 6: Ash Wednesday (Western Christianity, 2019); Independence Day in Ghana (1957)

Petru Groza
Petru Groza

Alvise Loredan (d. 1466) · Lucy Barnes (b. 1780) · Shaukat Aziz (b. 1949)

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March 7

José Paranhos, Viscount of Rio Branco, in 1879
José Paranhos

Robert Townsend (d. 1838) · Mochtar Lubis (b. 1922) · Nicolas Dupont-Aignan (b. 1961)

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March 8: International Women's Day

Anne of Great Britain
Anne of Great Britain

Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge (d. 1819) · Beatrice Shilling (b. 1909) · Alfons Rebane (d. 1976)

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March 9

Bust of Adam Smith
Bust of Adam Smith

Abu Maʿshar (d. 886) · Eddie Foy Sr. (b. 1856) · Jane Joseph (d. 1929)

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March 10

Artist's impression of the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in an elliptical low Mars orbit
Artist's impression of MRO orbiting Mars

John Benbow (b. 1653) · Charles Frederick Worth (d. 1895) · Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy (d. 2010)

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March 11: National Heroes and Benefactors Day in Belize (2019); Commonwealth Day in the Commonwealth of Nations (2019)

Dale Dyke Dam in Sheffield, after its rupture
Dale Dyke Dam in Sheffield, after its rupture

Clemente Tabone (d. 1665) · Benjamin Tupper (b. 1738) · Didier Drogba (b. 1978)

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March 12

Gandhi and Sarojini Naidu
Gandhi and Sarojini Naidu

Symeon the New Theologian (d. 1022) · Lilian Faithfull (b. 1865) · Zhao Wei (b. 1976)

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March 13

Imperial War Flag in use during the Kapp Putsch
Reichskriegsflagge in use during the Kapp Putsch

John Griffin, 4th Baron Howard de Walden (b. 1719) · Hans Gude (b. 1825) · Anne Acheson (d. 1962)

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March 14: New Year's Day (Sikhism); White Day in East Asia; Pi Day

Poster for The Mikado
Poster for The Mikado

Thomas R. Marshall (b. 1854) · Karl Marx (d. 1883) · Jessica Gallagher (b. 1986)

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March 15: Ides of March

2015 Women's Boat Race
2015 Women's Boat Race

Albert of Schwarzburg (d. 1327) · Johan Vaaler (b. 1866) · Lauren Ebsary (b. 1983)

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March 16: Remembrance day of the Latvian legionnaires

Clifford's Tower, York Castle
Clifford's Tower, York Castle

John Leverett (d. 1678/79) · Anna Atkins (b. 1799) · Virginia Randolph (d. 1958)

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March 17: Saint Patrick's Day

Golda Meir
Golda Meir

Edith New (b. 1877) · Toni Preckwinkle (b. 1947) · Shu Xiuwen (d. 1969)

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March 18

Traian Vuia's monoplane
Traian Vuia's monoplane

Matthew III Csák (d. 1321) · Edgar Cayce (b. 1877) · Vanessa Williams (b. 1963)

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March 19

Clara Zetkin
Clara Zetkin

Lord Edmund Howard (d. 1539) · Ernestine Rose (b. 1880) · Joe Gaetjens (b. 1924)

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March 20: Fast of Esther (Judaism, 2019); Birth of Ali/Father's Day in Iran (2019)

Bust of Maximinus Thrax
Bust of Maximinus Thrax

Alexios III of Trebizond (d. 1390) · Elizabeth Rona (b. 1890) · Ai Ogawa (d. 2010)

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March 21: Purim (Judaism, 2019)

Alexander H. Stephens
Alexander H. Stephens

Alice Henry (b. 1857) · Salvador Lutteroth (b. 1897) · Wolfgang Wagner (d. 2010)

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March 22: World Water Day; Shushan Purim in Jerusalem and Susa (Judaism, 2019)

Amerigo Vespucci
Amerigo Vespucci

Caroline Norton (b. 1808) · Juan Uribe (b. 1979) · Bebo Valdés (d. 2013)

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March 23

Bhagat Singh
Bhagat Singh

Zhou Chi (d. 851) · Nathaniel Reed (b. 1862) · Akira Kurosawa (b. 1910)

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March 24: World Tuberculosis Day

M. tuberculosis cells
M. tuberculosis cells

Elizabeth Ridgeway (d. 1684) · Lorna Hodgkinson (d. 1951) · Jessica Chastain (b. 1977)

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March 25: Bengali Genocide Remembrance Day

King Faisal of Saudi Arabia
King Faisal of Saudi Arabia

José de Espronceda (b. 1808) · Selim Sırrı Tarcan (b. 1874) · Lorna Arnold (d. 2014)

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March 26: Independence Day in Bangladesh (1971)

A page from William Caxton's edition of Aesop's Fables
A page from William Caxton's
edition of Aesop's Fables

Julie-Victoire Daubié (b. 1824) · Fred Karno (b. 1866) · Constantin Fehrenbach (d. 1926)

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March 27

Emilio Aguinaldo
Emilio Aguinaldo

Jane Colden (b. 1724) · Jan van Beers (b. 1852) · Elisheva Bikhovski (d. 1949)

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March 28: Serfs Emancipation Day in Tibet

James Callaghan
James Callaghan

Isabella Markham (b. 1527) · Maxim Gorky (b. 1868) · Charles Schepens (d. 2006)

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March 29: Boganda Day in the Central African Republic; Martyrs' Day in Madagascar (1947)

Memorial for the Battle of Towton
Memorial for the Battle of Towton

Thomas Coram (d. 1751) · Georges Seurat (d. 1891) · Ruth A. M. Schmidt (d. 2014)

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March 30: Land Day (Palestinians)

Alex Trebek, longtime host of Jeopardy!
Alex Trebek, longtime host of Jeopardy!

Kazimierz Łyszczyński (d. 1689) · Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (d. 1842) · DJ AM (b. 1973)

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March 31: Mothering Sunday (Western Christianity, 2019); Cesar Chavez Day in various U.S. states

Woodcut picture of Matthew C. Perry
Woodcut picture of Matthew C. Perry

Anne Hyde (d. 1671) · Pieter Burman the Elder (d. 1741) · Liz Claiborne (b. 1929)

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Selected anniversaries for April[edit]

April 1: Iranian Islamic Republic Day; Edible Book Day

Hawker Siddeley Harrier taking off
Hawker Siddeley Harrier taking off

Aimery of Cyprus (d. 1205) · Giuditta Pasta (d. 1865) · Henri Cochet (d. 1987)

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April 2: World Autism Awareness Day

Norodom Sihanouk
Norodom Sihanouk

Wilhelmine Reichard (b. 1788) · Sir James Montgomery, 1st Baronet (d. 1803) · Juanito (d. 1992)

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April 3

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde

Al-Adil ibn al-Sallar (d. 1154) · Gus Grissom (b. 1926) · Mary Cartwright (d. 1998)

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April 4

William Henry Harrison
William Henry Harrison

Jean-Pierre Saint-Ours (b. 1752) · Philippa Fawcett (b. 1868) · Xu Lai (d. 1973)

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April 5: Hansik in North and South Korea

Pocahontas
Pocahontas

Sir Thomas Hardy, 1st Baronet (b. 1769) · Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine (b. 1863) · María Blanchard (d. 1932)

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April 6: Tartan Day in Canada and the United States

Earthquake damage in L'Aquila
Earthquake damage in L'Aquila

Arvid Horn (b. 1664) · Jeanne Hébuterne (b. 1898) · Anita Borg (d. 2003)

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April 7: Cheti Chand in various parts of India (2019); National Beer Day in the United States

Juvénal Habyarimana in 1980
Juvénal Habyarimana

John Sheffield (b. 1648) · Joseph Lyons (d. 1939) · Dave Arneson (d. 2009)

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April 8

Capture of Princesa
Capture of Princesa

Niels Juel (d. 1697) · Marie Byles (b. 1900) · Sara Northrup Hollister (b. 1924)

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April 9: Vimy Ridge Day in Canada; Day of National Unity in Georgia (1989)

The Mercury Seven
The Mercury Seven

François Rabelais (d. 1553) · Charles Proteus Steinmetz (b. 1865) · Natascha Engel (b. 1967)

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April 10

Big Ben in 1858
Big Ben in 1858

Michael Tarchaniota Marullus (d. 1500) · Thomas Jones (d. 1619) · Kishori Amonkar (b. 1932)

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April 11

The Concertgebouw
The Concertgebouw

Edward Wightman (d. 1612) · Ferdinand Lassalle (b. 1825) · Kurt Vonnegut (d. 2007)

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April 12: Yuri's Night; Cosmonautics Day in Russia

 Terry Fox
 Terry Fox

George N. Briggs (b. 1796) · Imogen Holst (b. 1907) · Karim Fakhrawi (d. 2011)

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April 13

Tiger Woods in 1997
Tiger Woods

Catherine de' Medici (b. 1519) · Arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington (d. 1716) · Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)

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April 14: Vaisakhi (Sikhism), Tamil New Year, and other New Year festivals in Asia (2019); Day of the Georgian language in Georgia (1978); N'Ko Alphabet Day in West Africa

Hailstones from the 1999 Sydney hailstorm
Hailstones from the 1999 Sydney hailstorm

Lucia Visconti (d. 1424) · William Whitehead (d. 1785) · Berry Berenson (b. 1948)

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April 15: Day of the Sun in North Korea; Patriots' Day in various U.S. states (2019); Tax Day in the United States (2019)

The Titanic's sinking, as depicted by Willy Stöwer
The Titanic's sinking, as depicted by Willy Stöwer

Richard Poore (d. 1237) · Wilhelm Busch (b. 1832) · Arsenio Lacson (d. 1962)

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April 16: Education and Sharing Day in the United States (2019)

Bernard Baruch
Bernard Baruch

John Hastings, 2nd Earl of Pembroke (d. 1375) · Francisco Goya (d. 1828) · Khalil al-Wazir (d. 1988)

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April 17: Evacuation Day in Syria (1946)

Artist's impression of Kepler-186f
Artist's impression of Kepler-186f

Hannah Webster Foster (d. 1840) · Neville McNamara (b. 1923) · Sean Bean (b. 1959)

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April 18

Roland Garros
Roland Garros

Theobald of Bec (d. 1161) · Clara Elsene Peck (b. 1883) · Universo 2000 (b. 1963)

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April 19: Feast of Saint Alphege (Western Christianity)

Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly

Eanflæd (b. 626) · Benjamin Rush (d. 1813) · Hermine Braunsteiner (d. 1999)

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April 20: First day of Passover (Judaism, 2019); 4/20 (cannabis culture)

René Caillié
René Caillié

Elizabeth Barton (d. 1534) · Paul Poiret (b. 1879) · Nina Davuluri (b. 1989)

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April 21: First day of Ridván (Bahá'í Faith, 2019); Easter (Western Christianity, 2019); Mid-Sha'ban (Islam, 2019); Grounation Day in the Rastafari movement

Wignacourt Aqueduct
Wignacourt Aqueduct

Bardas (d. 866) · Petrus Apianus (d. 1552) · Cheryl Gillan (b. 1952)

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April 22: Earth Day

The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889
The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889

Pope Caius (d. 296) · Emily Davies (b. 1830) · Jack Nicholson (b. 1937)

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April 23

Main Building of the University of Notre Dame
Main Building of the University of Notre Dame

William Shakespeare (d. 1616) · Pandita Ramabai (b. 1858) · Halston (b. 1932)

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April 24: Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day; Administrative Professionals Day in various countries (2019)

Hubble Space Telescope
Hubble Space Telescope

Vincent de Paul (b. 1581) · Axel von Fersen the Elder (d. 1794) · Estée Lauder (d. 2004)

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April 25: Anzac Day in Australia and New Zealand (1915)

USS Triton (SSRN-586)
USS Triton (SSRN-586)

Géza I of Hungary (d. 1077) · Charles Sumner Tainter (b. 1854) · Stefanie Zweig (d. 2014)

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April 26: World Intellectual Property Day

Statue of Sybil Ludington
Statue of Sybil Ludington

Jean Fernel (d. 1558) · Margaret Gowing (b. 1921) · Morihei Ueshiba (d. 1969)

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April 27: King's Day in the Netherlands

Für Elise

Pope Leo XI (d. 1605) · Mary Wollstonecraft (b. 1759) · Coretta Scott King (b. 1927)

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April 28: Workers' Memorial Day; Easter (Eastern Christianity, 2019)

Aurora Quezon
Aurora Quezon

James Monroe (b. 1758) · Antoine Samuel Adam-Salomon (d. 1881) · Alf Ramsey (d. 1999)

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April 29

Replica of HMS Endeavour
Replica of HMS Endeavour

Catherine of Siena (d. 1380) · James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde (b. 1665) · Rae Johnstone (d. 1964)

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April 30: Reunification Day in Vietnam

Coxey's Army
Coxey's Army

Robert Plot (d. 1696) · Dadasaheb Phalke (b. 1870) · Meredith L. Patterson (b. 1977)

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Selected anniversaries for May[edit]

May 1: Beltane in Ireland and Scotland; Maharashtra Day in Maharashtra, India

Empire State Building
Empire State Building

Franciscus Junius the Elder (b. 1545) · Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (b. 1769) · Eldridge Cleaver (d. 1998)

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May 2: Yom HaShoah in Israel (2019); Flag Day in Poland; National Day of Prayer in the United States (2019)

Mireya Moscoso
Mireya Moscoso

Leonardo da Vinci (d. 1519) · Mary Moser (d. 1819) · Dwayne Johnson (b. 1972)

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May 3: World Press Freedom Day; Constitution Day in Japan (1947) and Poland (1791)

Erich Honecker
Erich Honecker

Catherine of St. Augustine (b. 1632) · Jacob Riis (b. 1849) · John O'Connor (d. 2000)

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May 4: Star Wars Day

Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher

Richard Graves (b. 1715) · Audrey Hepburn (b. 1929) · Lillian Estelle Fisher (d. 1988)

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May 5: Children's Day in Japan; Cinco de Mayo (dancers pictured) in Mexico and the United States

Cinco de Mayo dancers
Cinco de Mayo dancers

Samuel Cooper (d. 1672) · Hubert Howe Bancroft (b. 1832) · Irene Gut Opdyke (b. 1922)

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May 6: Ramadan begins (Islam, 2019)

Roger Bannister
Roger Bannister

James Tyrrell (d. 1502) · Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (b. 1880) · Grant McLennan (d. 2006)

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May 7

Sony headquarters, Tokyo
Sony headquarters, Tokyo

Ladislaus III of Hungary (d. 1205) · Tom Norman (b. 1860) · Deborah Butterfield (b. 1949)

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May 8: World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day; Yom HaZikaron in Israel (2019); Miguel Hidalgo's Birthday in Mexico; Parents' Day in South Korea

Sketch of the Versailles rail accident
Sketch of the Versailles rail accident

Edward Foxe (d. 1538) · Jacques Heim (b. 1899) · Ethel D. Allen (b. 1929)

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May 9: Europe Day / Schuman Day in the European Union; Liberation Day in the Channel Islands (1945); Independence Day in Israel (2019)

Jim Henson
Jim Henson

William Bradford (d. 1657) · John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair (d. 1747) · Yukiya Amano (b. 1947)

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May 10

Launch of the James Caird lifeboat
Launch of the James Caird lifeboat

Theingapati (d. 1299) · Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (b. 1760) · Joan Crawford (d. 1977)

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May 11

Frontispiece of the Diamond Sutra
Frontispiece of the Diamond Sutra

Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (b. 1752) · Juliette Récamier (d. 1849) · Zenna Henderson (d. 1983)

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May 12

Z3 computer (replica)
Z3 computer (replica)

Æthelhard (d. 805) · Justus von Liebig (b. 1803) · Maryam Mirzakhani (b. 1977)

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May 13

Great Comet of 1861
Great Comet of 1861

Kate Marsden (b. 1859) · Inge Lehmann (b. 1888) · Jagdish Mali (d. 2013)

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May 14: Feast day of Saint Matthias

Skylab
Skylab

William Walcher (d. 1080) · Fanny Mendelssohn (d. 1847) · George Lucas (b. 1944)

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May 15: Feast day of Saint Mo Chutu (Irish Catholicism); Nakba Day in Palestinian communities

Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
and Susan B. Anthony

Élie Metchnikoff (b. 1845) · Jakucho Setouchi (b. 1922) · Elisabeth Bing (d. 2015)

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May 16

Theodore Maiman's laser
Theodore Maiman's laser

John Komnenos Vatatzes (d. 1182) · Pierre Gilliard (b. 1879) · Tucker Carlson (b. 1969)

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May 17: Galician Literature Day in Galicia, Spain; Sanja Matsuri begins in Tokyo (2019)

Dalia Grybauskaitė
Dalia Grybauskaitė

Seth Warner (b. 1743) · Sebastian Kneipp (b. 1821) · Dorothy Levitt (d. 1922)

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May 18: Flag and Universities Day in Haiti; Day of Revival, Unity, and the Poetry of Magtymguly in Turkmenistan

Sada Abe
Sada Abe

Guido Luca Ferrero (b. 1537) · Elijah Craig (d. 1808) · Jean-François Théodore (d. 2015)

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May 19: Pesach Sheni (Judaism, 2019); Pontian Greek Genocide Remembrance Day in Greece; Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey; Ho Chi Minh's birthday in Vietnam

John Franklin
John Franklin

Dunstan (d. 988) · George Washington Whistler (b. 1800) · John Gorton (d. 2002)

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May 20: Day of Remembrance in Cambodia; National Day in Cameroon (1972); Victoria Day in Canada (2019)

Abraham Ortelius' world map
Abraham Ortelius' world map

Thado Minsaw of Ava (b. 1531) · Hieronymus von Colloredo (d. 1812) · Šárka Kašpárková (b. 1971)

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May 21

Kingda Ka roller coaster
Kingda Ka roller coaster

Olaf the Black (d. 1237) · Rudolf Koller (b. 1828) · Nadine Dorries (b. 1957)

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May 22

Earthquake damage in Valdivia
Earthquake damage in Valdivia

John Forest (d. 1538) · Rita Cetina Gutiérrez (b. 1846) · Laurence Olivier (b. 1907)

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May 23: Lag BaOmer (Judaism, 2019)

New York Public Library in 1908
New York Public Library in 1908

William Bradford (d. 1752) · Franz Xaver von Baader (d. 1841) · Ruth Fernández (b. 1919)

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May 24: Aldersgate Day (Methodism)

Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia
Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia

Marek Sobieski (b. 1628) · Stormé DeLarverie (d. 2014)

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May 25: Africa Day (1963); First National Government in Argentina (1810); Independence Day in Jordan (1946)

The Great Wall of China
The Great Wall of China

Mary Magdalene de' Pazzi (d. 1607) · Günther Lütjens (b. 1889) · Ian McKellen (b. 1939)

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May 26: Independence Day in Georgia (1918)

Troops evacuated from Dunkirk on a destroyer
Troops evacuated from Dunkirk on a destroyer

Yuan Xingqin (d. 926) · Mamie Smith (b. 1891) · Mamo Wolde (d. 2002)

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May 27: Memorial Day in the United States (2019)

Manchu Prince Dorgon
Manchu Prince Dorgon

Antoine Daniel (b. 1601) · Julia Ward Howe (b. 1819) · Gérard Jean-Juste (d. 2009)

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May 28: Night of Decree (Shia Islam, 2019)

Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson

Germain of Paris (d. 576) · Louis Agassiz (b. 1807) · Kylie Minogue (b. 1968)

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May 29

Jenny Lind
Jenny Lind

Winfield Scott (d. 1866) · Hubert Opperman (b. 1904) · Ana Beatriz Barros (b. 1982)

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May 30: Lod Massacre Remembrance Day in Puerto Rico

Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc

Étienne Marie Antoine Champion de Nansouty (b. 1768) · Charles Dickinson (d. 1806) · Marie Fredriksson (b. 1958)

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May 31: World No Tobacco Day; Feast of the Visitation (Catholicism and Anglicanism); International Quds Day (2019)

Revolutionary Tribunal
Revolutionary Tribunal

Pierre Victurnien Vergniaud (b. 1753) · Walt Whitman (b. 1819) · Carla Lane (d. 2016)

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Selected anniversaries for June[edit]

June 1: Night of Decree (Sunni Islam, 2019)

Wreckage of American Airlines Flight 1420
Wreckage of American Airlines Flight 1420

Cornelis Saftleven (d. 1681) · Lady Clementina Hawarden (b. 1822) · Morgan Freeman (b. 1937)

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June 2: Jerusalem Day in Israel (2019)

Diamond Rock
Diamond Rock

Al-Muwaffaq (d. 891) · William Salmon (b. 1644) · Adelaide Casely-Hayford (b. 1865)

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June 3: Feast day of Saint Charles Lwanga and the Uganda Martyrs (Catholicism, Anglicanism and Lutheranism); Queen's Official Birthday in New Zealand (2019); Western Australia Day (2019)

Great auks by John Gerrard Keulemans
Great auks by John Gerrard Keulemans

Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria (d. 1395) · Charles Lecocq (b. 1832) · Jill Biden (b. 1951)

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June 4: Anniversary of Ayatollah Khomeini's death in Iran (1989)

Emily Davison
Emily Davison

George Heriot (b. 1563) · Eduard Mörike (d. 1875) · Marguerite Patten (d. 2015)

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June 5: Constitution Day in Denmark; Naksa Day in Palestinian communities

June Rebellion in Paris
June Rebellion in Paris

John Couch Adams (b. 1819) · Theippan Maung Wa (b. 1899) · Kate Spade (d. 2018)

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June 6

D-Day landing
D-Day landing

Regiomontanus (b. 1436) · John A. Macdonald (d. 1891) · Lillian Russell (d. 1922)

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June 7: Journalist's Day in Argentina

Mosaic of Aelia Eudocia
Mosaic of Aelia Eudocia

Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr (d. 1618) · James Young Simpson (b. 1811) · Louise Erdrich (b. 1954)

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June 8: Queen's Official Birthday in Tuvalu and the United Kingdom (2019)

The damaged USS Liberty
The damaged USS Liberty

George I Rákóczi (b. 1593) · John Q. A. Brackett (b. 1842) · Irina Lăzăreanu (b. 1982)

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June 9: Shavuot (Judaism, 2019); St. Colmcille's Day in Ireland

William Jennings Bryan
William Jennings Bryan

Ambrogio Lorenzetti (d. 1348) · Jane Avril (b. 1868) · Chandrashekhar Agashe (d. 1956)

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June 10

Mount Tarawera eruption
Mount Tarawera eruption

Gustave Courbet (b. 1819) · Ninian Comper (b. 1864) · Christina Grimmie (d. 2016)

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June 11

George Wallace protesting desegregation at the University of Alabama
George Wallace protesting desegregation at the University of Alabama

Roger Bresnahan (b. 1879) · Peter Dinklage (b. 1969) · Julius Evola (d. 1974)

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June 12: Dia dos Namorados in Brazil; Loving Day in the United States

Anne Frank
Anne Frank

Samuel Cooper (b. 1798) · Egon Schiele (b. 1890) · Billy Butlin (d. 1980)

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June 13

Mir mine, Siberia
Mir mine, Siberia

Sir Vincent Corbet, 1st Baronet (b. 1617) · Henry Middleton (d. 1784) · Birger Ruud (d. 1998)

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June 14: Flag Day in the United States; Liberation Day in the Falkland Islands (1982)

Title page of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum
Title page of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum

Harriet Beecher Stowe (b. 1811) · W. W. E. Ross (b. 1894) · Qiao Shi (d. 2015)

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June 15: International Surfing Day (2019)

Sallie Gardner at a Gallop (animated)
Sallie Gardner at a Gallop (animated)

Rachel Jackson (b. 1767) · Frederick III, German Emperor (d. 1888) · Oliver Kahn (b. 1969)

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June 16

James Joyce
James Joyce

John Cheke (b. 1514) · Helen Traubel (b. 1899) · Helmut Kohl (d. 2017)

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June 17

Pope Martin I
Pope Martin I

Birgitte Thott (b. 1610) · Susan La Flesche Picotte (b. 1865) · M. C. Escher (b. 1898)

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June 18

Emperor Gaozu of the Tang dynasty
Emperor Gaozu of the Tang dynasty

Lord Castlereagh (b. 1769) · Andrew Forsyth (b. 1858) · Kofoworola Abeni Pratt (d. 1992)

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June 19: Juneteenth in some parts of the United States

Lou Gehrig baseball card
Lou Gehrig baseball card

Leo Jud (d. 1542) · Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (b. 1861) · Erna Schneider Hoover (b. 1926)

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June 20: Feast of Corpus Christi (various Western Christian churches, 2019); Flag Day in Argentina

SS Savannah
SS Savannah

Margareta Ebner (d. 1351) · Jacques Offenbach (b. 1819) · Edith Windsor (b. 1929)

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June 21: June solstice (15:54 UTC, 2019); Fête de la Musique; National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada

Ellen Fairclough
Ellen Fairclough

Rodulf (d. 866) · Max Wolf (b. 1863) · Maureen Connolly (d. 1969)

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June 22

King George V and Queen Mary of the United Kingdom
King George V and Queen Mary

Lucrezia Tornabuoni (b. 1427) · Matthew Henry (d. 1714) · Judy Garland (d. 1969)

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June 23: Grand Duke's Official Birthday in Luxembourg

Stand Watie
Stand Watie

Richard W. Meade (b. 1778) · Verena Holmes (b. 1889) · Sanjay Gandhi (d. 1980)

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June 24

"O Canada"

Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens (b. 1704) · Carolyn S. Shoemaker (b. 1929) · Rodrigo (d. 2000)

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June 25: Statehood Day in Croatia and Slovenia

Michael Jackson in 1993
Michael Jackson in 1993

Giovanni Battista Riccioli (d. 1671) · Ebenezer Pemberton (d. 1835) · Margaret Anstee (b. 1926)

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June 26: Day of the National Flag in Romania

City centre, Bangui
City centre, Bangui

Robert the Lotharingian (d. 1095) · Abner Doubleday (b. 1819) · Violette Szabo (b. 1921)

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June 27

Jesus College, Oxford
Jesus College, Oxford

Conan I of Rennes (d. 992) · Frank Rattray Lillie (b. 1870) · Mary McAleese (b. 1951)

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June 28: Vidovdan in Serbia

The Stonewall Inn in 1969
The Stonewall Inn in 1969

William Hooper (b. 1742) · Charles Cruft (b. 1852) · Meralda Warren (b. 1959)

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June 29: Armed Forces Day in the United Kingdom (2019)

Isabel Perón
Isabel Perón

Thomas Dunn English (b. 1819) · Ludwig Beck (b. 1880) · Lana Turner (d. 1995)

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June 30

Henry II of France
Henry II of France

Æthelred (d. 888) · Frederick Bligh Bond (b. 1864) · Eunice Eloisae Gibbs Allyn (d. 1916)

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Selected anniversaries for July[edit]

July 1: Canada Day; Republic Day in Ghana (1960); Independence Day in Rwanda (1962)

Sony Walkman model TPS-L2
Sony Walkman model TPS-L2

Alfonso VI of León and Castile (d. 1109) · George Sand (b. 1804) · Liv Tyler (b. 1977)

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July 2

"The Raft of the Medusa"
The Raft of the Medusa

Stephen III of Moldavia (d. 1504) · Wilhelm Cuno (b. 1876) · Alex Morgan (b. 1989)

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July 3: Independence Day in Belarus

Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter

Robert Adam (b. 1728) · Hasan Tahsini (d. 1881) · Bo Xilai (b. 1949)

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July 4: Republic Day in the Philippines (1946); Independence Day in the United States (1776)

Brazilian cruiser Bahia
Brazilian cruiser Bahia

Elizabeth of Portugal (d. 1336) · John Adams and Thomas Jefferson (d. 1826) · Yonatan Netanyahu (d. 1976)

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July 5

A police officer confronts a striking longshoreman, San Francisco 1934
A police officer confronts a striking longshoreman, San Francisco 1934

Nicéphore Niépce (d. 1833) · John Curtin (d. 1945) · Megan Rapinoe (b. 1985)

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July 6: Independence Day in Malawi (1964); Statehood Day in Lithuania (1253); San Fermín begins in Pamplona, Spain

R34 airship
R34 airship

Sophie Adlersparre (b. 1823) · Mary Theresa Ledóchowska (d. 1922) · Barry Winchell (d. 1999)

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July 7

Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.
Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.

Jane Elizabeth Conklin (b. 1831) · Rettamalai Srinivasan (b. 1859) · Germaine Thyssens-Valentin (d. 1987)

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July 8

Joseph Bonaparte
Joseph Bonaparte

Carlos, Prince of Asturias (b. 1545) · Eli Lilly (b. 1838) · Muhammed bin Saud Al Saud (d. 2012)

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July 9: Independence Day in Argentina (1816)

Donkey Kong arcade game
Donkey Kong arcade game

Ann Radcliffe (b. 1764) · Clarence Campbell (b. 1905) · Shin Jae-chul (d. 2012)

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July 10

Meher Baba
Meher Baba

Joan Terès i Borrull (d. 1603) · Eva Ekeblad (b. 1724) · Ed Lowe (b. 1920)

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July 11

Statue of Yagan
Statue of Yagan

Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine (b. 1866) · Boris Grigoriev (b. 1886) · Pedro Rodríguez (d. 1971)

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July 12

German tanks at Prokhorovka
German tanks at Prokhorovka

Alexander Hamilton (d. 1804) · Margherita Piazzola Beloch (b. 1879) · Mary Glen-Haig (b. 1918)

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July 13

Hubert Walter (d. 1205) · Young Man Afraid of His Horses (d. 1893) · Lucinda Ruh (b. 1979)

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July 14: Bastille Day in France (1789); Festino of Saint Rosalia begins in Palermo, Italy

"Storming of the Bastille" by Jean-Pierre Houël
Storming of the Bastille by Jean-Pierre Houël

John de Vere, 14th Earl of Oxford (d. 1526) · Alphonse Mucha (d. 1939) · Howard Webb (b. 1971)

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July 15: Marine Day in Japan (2019)

Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone

Jean-Antoine Houdon (d. 1828) · Betty Wagoner (b. 1930) · Donald Mackay (d. 1977)

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July 16

Haile Selassie on a 1930 Time magazine cover
Haile Selassie on a 1930
Time magazine cover

Meinhardt Schomberg (d. 1719) · Mildred Lewis Rutherford (b. 1851) · Alexis Herman (b. 1947)

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July 17: World Emoji Day (International); Constitution Day in South Korea (1948)

Etching depicting Lafayette ordering his troops to fire
Etching depicting Lafayette ordering his troops to fire

Empress Dowager Du (d. 961) · Eunice Newton Foote (b. 1819) · Florence Fuller (d. 1946)

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July 18: Feast day of Bartolomé de las Casas (Episcopal and Lutheran churches)

Rebecca Schaeffer in a press photo for My Sister Sam
Rebecca Schaeffer in a press photo for My Sister Sam

Boniface of Savoy (d. 1270) · Jane Austen (d. 1817) · M.I.A. (b. 1975)

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July 19

Remnants of the Mary Rose
Remnants of the Mary Rose

Mangal Pandey (b. 1827) · Florence Foster Jenkins (b. 1868) · Yekaterina Budanova (d. 1943)

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July 20

Documentary clip recounting the Viking 1 landing

Alexander the Great (b. 356 BC) · Tom Crean (b. 1877) · Heather Chasen (b. 1927)

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July 21: Seventeenth of Tammuz (Judaism, 2019)

Buzz Aldrin
Buzz Aldrin

Charles Tristan, marquis de Montholon (b. 1783) · Russell Lee (b. 1903) · Rilwanu Lukman (d. 2014)

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July 22: Feast day of Saint Mary Magdalene (Christianity); Pi Approximation Day

Wiley Post
Wiley Post

Sobhuza II (b. 1899) · James Whitcomb Riley (d. 1916) · Harold Larwood (d. 1995)

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July 23: Birthday of Haile Selassie (Rastafari)

Comet Hale–Bopp
Comet Hale–Bopp

He Ning (d. 955) · Red Dutton (b. 1897) · Daniel Radcliffe (b. 1989)

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July 24: Pioneer Day in Utah (1847)

Isa Boletini, a leader of the Albanian revolt
Isa Boletini, a leader of the Albanian revolt

Princess Charlotte of Prussia (b. 1860) ·