On this day in history..

On this day in history..
1146 – European leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time [?]
1574 – Guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master
1776 – US army evacuates Long Island/falls back to Manhattan, NYC
1835 – Melbourne, Australia is founded
1922 – Babe Ruth is thrown out of a game for 5th time in 1922
1945 – Hong Kong liberated from Japan
1956 – Lake Pontchartrain Causeway opens
1963 – Hotline between U.S. and Soviet leaders goes into operation
1967 – US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as 1st African-American justice
1972 – John Lennon & Yoko Ono perform at Madison Square Garden
1979 – 1st recorded occurrance-comet hits sun (energy=1 mil hydrogen bombs)
1980 – Polish government recognizes Solidarity
1991 – Tamil Tigers capture Sri Lanka poet Selvi
1993 – 150,000,000 millionth visitor to Eiffel Tower


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