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Events (950 years ago today): 1066 - The Battle of Stamford Bridge marks the end of the Viking invasions of England.
Births (250 years ago today): 1766 - Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, French general and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of France (d. 1822)
Births (200 years ago today): 1816 - Georg August Rudolph, German lawyer and politician, 3rd Mayor of Marburg (d. 1893)
Births (150 years ago today): 1866 - Thomas Hunt Morgan, American biologist, geneticist, and embryologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1945)
Births (100 years ago today): 1916 - Jessica Anderson, Australian author and playwright (d. 2010)
Births (50 years ago today): 1966 - Stanislav Bunin, Russian pianist and educator
Deaths (950 years ago today): 1066 - Tostig Godwinson, English son of Godwin, Earl of Wessex
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