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May 7, 1840: Tornado strikes Natchez Miss, kills 317
August 1, 1812: Rare tornado hits Westchester County, New York
June 24, 1647: Lord Baltimore's niece ejected requesting vote at Maryland Council
September 13, 1923: With Spain's king Alfonso XIII assist, army coup under de Rivera
October 19, 1930: Jules Ladoumegue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)

Events That Made History Today - June 22

431 - Council of Ephesus (3rd ecumenical council) opens
816 - Pope Stephen IV, V, elected to succeed Leo III
1342 - Bilbo Baggins returns to his home at Bag End, (Shire Reconning)
1377 - Richard II succeeds Edward III as king of England
1476 - Battle at Morat/Murten: Charles the Stout invades Switzerland
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Events That Made History Tomorrow - June 23

930 - World's oldest parliament, the Iceland Parliament, established
1295 - Pope Boniface VIII enters Rome
1298 - Duke Albrecht von Habsburg chosen Roman Catholic German king
1305 - French-Flemish peace treaty signed at Athis-sur-Orge
1532 - Henry VIII and Francois I signs secret treaty against emperor Karel V
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Events That Made History Yesterday - June 21

524 - Battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France
996 - Pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German emperor of Elzas
1128 - Battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik
1498 - Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
1529 - Battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France
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1488 - The Year That Was

February 3: Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)
February 5: Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
June 11: Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
December 15: Bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope

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