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Events (100 years ago today): 1917 - The Georgian Orthodox Church restores its autocephaly abolished by Imperial Russia in 1811.
Births (250 years ago today): 1767 - Joachim Murat, French general (d. 1815)
Births (150 years ago today): 1867 - Gutzon Borglum, American sculptor, designed Mount Rushmore (d. 1941)
Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - Matthew Barney, American sculptor and photographer
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1917 - Elizabeth Storrs Mead, American academic (b. 1832)
Commemorations:International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave TradeGreece National Day
Events (50 years ago today): 1967 - Ten thousand people gather for one of many Central Park be-ins in New York City.
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Rufus Thomas, American R&B singer-songwriter (d. 2001)
Deaths (500 years ago today): 1517 - Heinrich Isaac, Flemish composer (b. 1450)
Commemorations:Bangladesh National Day
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1967 - Jaroslav Heyrovskı, Czech chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1890)
Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - John Ziegler, German-American radio host and director
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1917 - Albert Pinkham Ryder, American painter (b. 1847)
Births (150 years ago today): 1867 - Cy Young, American baseball player and manager (d. 1955)
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Tommy Holmes, American baseball player (d. 2008)
Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - Michel Hazanavicius, French director, producer, and screenwriter
Deaths (550 years ago today): 1467 - Matthew Palaiologos Asen, Byzantine aristocrat and official
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Els Aarne, Ukrainian-Estonian pianist, composer, and educator (d. 1995)
Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - Christopher Bowman, American figure skater and coach (d. 2008)
Deaths (50 years ago today): 1967 - Frank Thorpe, Australian public servant (b. 1885)
Events (100 years ago today): 1917 - The United States takes possession of the Danish West Indies after paying $25 million to Denmark, and renames the territory the United States Virgin Islands.
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Dorothy DeLay, American violinist and educator (d. 2002)
Deaths (450 years ago today): 1567 - Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse (b. 1504)
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1917 - Emil von Behring, German physiologist and immunologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1854)
Events (1300 years ago today): 717 - Theodosius III resigns the throne to the Byzantine Empire to enter the clergy.
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