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Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – George Grant, Canadian philosopher and academic (d. 1988)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Pat Hentgen, American baseball player and coach
Deaths (150 years ago today): 1868 – Gioachino Rossini, Italian pianist and composer (b. 1792)
Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – John Bromwich, Australian tennis player (d. 1999)
Commemorations:World Diabetes Day
Births (150 years ago today): 1868 – Emil Racovi??, Romanian biologist, zoologist, and explorer (d. 1947)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Ol' Dirty Bastard, American rapper and producer (d. 2004)
Commemorations:World Philosophy Day
Commemorations:International Day for ToleranceWorld Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day
Births (150 years ago today): 1868 – Korbinian Brodmann, German neurologist and academic (d. 1918)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Sean Miller, American basketball player and coach
Deaths (350 years ago today): 1668 – Joseph Alleine, English pastor and author (b. 1634)
Deaths (250 years ago today): 1768 – Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle, English lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Great Britain (b. 1693)
Deaths (200 years ago today): 1818 – Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (b. 1744)
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1968 – Mervyn Peake, English poet, author, and illustrator (b. 1911)
Commemorations:World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
Births (100 years ago today): 1918 – ?lhan Berk, Turkish poet and author (d. 2008)
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 – Barry Hunter, Irish footballer and manager
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1918 – Joseph F. Smith, American religious leader, 6th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1838)
Commemorations:International Men's Day
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Events (100 years ago today): 1918 – World War I: Allied troops occupy Constantinople, the capital of the Ottoman Empire.
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The Bosnian Crisis and the Balkan Wars: Factual Test
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To what extent were Stalins policies a direct attempt to protect Russia from the threat of another World War?
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