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August 3, 1985: "Nihilator" set harness pacing mile (1:49.6) in East Rutherford, NJ
July 28, 1992: Ground breaking of Florida Marlins 7,500 seat spring training stadium
June 8, 1935: 39th U.S. Golf Open: Sam Parks, Jr. shoots a 299 at Oakmont CC PA
November 8, 1981: Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic
December 2, 1868: 1st British government of Disraeli resigns

Events That Made History Today - November 19

461 - St. Hilary begins his reign as Catholic Pope
498 - Anastasius II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
615 - Pope Deusdedit/Adeodatus I elected to succeed Boniface IV
1302 - Pope Boniface VIII delegates degree "Unam sanctam"
1367 - League of Cologne goes against Danish king Waldemar IV
View All Events That Made History on November 19 ~ Born on November 19

Events That Made History Tomorrow - November 20

1168 - Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope
1272 - Edward I proclaimed King of England
1342 - Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht
1347 - Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles
1431 - 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
View All Events That Made History on November 20 ~ Born on November 20

Events That Made History Yesterday - November 18

794 - Japanese emperor Kammu deallocates residence of Nara to Kioto
1105 - Maginulf elected anti-Pope Silvester I
1210 - Pope Innocent III excommunicates Roman Catholic Emperor Otto IV
1307 - William Tell shoots apple off his son's head
1421 - Holland/Zealand dikes break in storm, 1000s killed
View All Events That Made History on November 18 ~ Born on November 18

1540 - The Year That Was

January 6: King Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves
February 9: The 1st recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)
February 14: Emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels
February 25: Francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico
March 4: Protestant count Philip of Hessen marries 2nd wife
March 19: Court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic"
April 29: Emperor Charles declares all privileges of Gent ended
May 4: Venice and Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople
June 3: Hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so
June 10: Thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister
View All Events That Made History in the Year 1540

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