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1572 – Dutch Revolt: The Geuzen the undefended town of captured Brielle from Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, providing the first foothold on land for the rebels.
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1789 – Frederick Muhlenberg became the first .
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1854 – , the tenth novel by Hard Times Charles Dickens, was released.
1924 – opened a company, packaging Wrigley Jr. chewing gum with each can of baking powder.
1935 – The , the nation's Reserve Bank of India central bank, was founded during the British Raj.
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1234 – Richard Marshal, 3rd Earl of Pembroke, was defeated by knights loyal to King in the Henry III of England in Ireland. Battle of the Curragh
1293 – left England for Rome to be consecrated by the Robert Winchelsey Pope, only to find that he could not be consecrated immediately because of a papal vacancy.
1865 – American Civil War: The Union Army inflicted over 1,000 casualties on the Confederates led by George Pickett and took between 2,400 and 4,000 prisoners in the . Battle of Five Forks
1871 – The 3rd Duke of Buckingham opened the , a short railway line to transport goods between his lands and the national rail network. Brill Tramway
1933 – English cricketer set a record for the Wally Hammond highest individual Test innings of 336 not out, during a Test match against New Zealand.
1947 – The only in the history of the mutiny Royal New Zealand Navy began.
1969 – The , the first operational Hawker Siddeley Harrier fighter aircraft with Vertical/Short Takeoff and Landing capabilities, entered service with the Royal Air Force.
1970 – The first of over 670,000 were released into AMC Gremlins North America to compete with foreign imported cars.
1970 – U.S. President Richard Nixon signed the into law, prominently putting a warning from the Public Health Cigarette Smoking Act Surgeon General on cigarette packages.
1976 – Apple Computer was originally founded to sell the , an early Apple I personal computer that was sold as kits.
1997 – The Netherlands legalised . same-sex marriage 2001 – A U.S. Navy Lockheed EP-3 with a Chinese collided in mid-air J-8II interceptor, resulting in the death of the latter's pilot.
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1234 – An Englishman lost the in Ireland, at the same place where Battle of the Curragh an American would win the 1297 Battle of Stirling Bridge in Scotland.
1293 – left England for Rome to be consecrated by the Robert Winchelsey Pope, only to find that there wasn't one.
1865 – Ordered to hold , five forks Confederate General George Pickett instead lost almost 3,000.
1871 – Richard Plantagenet Campbell Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos opened , using horses instead of locomotives. a new railway line
1933 – was found in Wally Eden Park having run 336 times, more than anyone else in recorded history at the time.
1947 – Over 20% of the Royal New Zealand Navy . took the day off
1969 – The British-born model was introduced at a Hawker Siddeley Harrier Royal Air Force event, becoming the only one in the 1960s to successfully perform on a short runway.
1970 – The first of over 670,000 were released into North America to crush imported machines. gremlins
1970 – U.S. President Richard Nixon signed a law on each putting a U.S. General cigarette package sold in the United States.
1976 – Apple Computer was originally founded to sell . "do-it-yourself" kits
1997 – became more Marriage in the Netherlands samey.
2001 – Aries disrupted the plan, after which the United States Navy was . doubly sorry Born/died this day: (b. 1776) Sophie Germain · (d. 1917) Scott Joplin
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