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March 31, 1944: Hungary orders all Jews to wear yellow stars
February 24, 1951: "Bless You All" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater New York City after 84 performances
December 21, 1890: Pim Mulier 1st and only trip to "Alvesteddetocht"
July 30, 1822: James Varick becomes 1st bishop of Afr Meth Episcopal Zion Church
July 11, 1740: Jews are expelled from Little Russia by order of Czarina Anne

Events That Made History Today - January 21

1077 - German King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
1189 - Philip II, Henry II and Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1276 - Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V
1324 - Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai and Shingon
1522 - Head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope
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Events That Made History Tomorrow - January 22

871 - Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army beats Ethelred of Wessex
1371 - King Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
1510 - Jews are expelled from Colmar Germany
1517 - Turks conquer Cairo
1528 - England and France declare war on Emperor Charles V
View All Events That Made History on January 22 ~ Born on January 22

Events That Made History Yesterday - January 20

250 - Saint Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50)
1045 - Giovanni di Sabina elected Pope Sylvester III
1265 - 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1320 - Duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
1356 - Scottish king Edward Baliol resigns
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1150 - The Year That Was

March 26: Tichborne family of Hampshire England started tradition of giving a Gallon of flour to each resident to keep deathbed promise

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