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Events (500 years ago today): 1521 – Trial of Martin Luther over his teachings begins during the assembly of the Diet of Worms. Initially intimidated, he asks for time to reflect before answering and is given a stay of one day.
Events (50 years ago today): 1971 – The Provisional Government of Bangladesh is formed.
Births (50 years ago today): 1971 – Claire Sweeney, English actress
Deaths (950 years ago today): 1071 – Manuel Komnenos, Byzantine military commander (b. c. 1045)
Deaths (700 years ago today): 1321 – Infanta Branca of Portugal, daughter of King Afonso III of Portugal (b. 1259)
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1921 – Manwel Dimech, Maltese journalist, author, and philosopher (b. 1860)
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