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December 18 : This Day In Mystery History

December 18 : This Day In Mystery History

Dec 18 1879 Stalin’s birthday! Dec 18 1916 Bloodiest and longest battle of World War I ends, with the French defeating Germans at the Battle of Verdun. There were over 1 million casualties, and the Verdun ossuary contains bones of 100,000 unidentified soldiers. Dec 18 1940 Hitler formulates plans, issued today as Directive 21, for [...]

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November 10 : This Day In Mystery History

November 10 : This Day In Mystery History

November 10 4004 BC Adam and Eve are driven from Paradise. November 10 1928 Emperor Hirohito enthroned at Kyoto. November 10 1938 Kristallnacht, Night of Broken Glass, in Germany. Members of the SA, SS, and Hitler Youth round up some 30,000 jews. Jewish homes and shops are targeted for vandalism, 177 synagogues are destroyed by [...]

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October 28 : This Day In Mystery History

October 28 : This Day In Mystery History

October 28 4004 BC God creates Adam and Eve five days after the rest of the universe, according to Biblical calculations by Archbishop James Ussher. October 28 1919 The Volstead Act passes, over President Wilson’s veto. Prohibition is ignored by most Americans, and fosters Mafia encroachment into legitimate businesses. Strangely, the lesson here has yet [...]

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October 27 : This Day In Mystery History

October 27 : This Day In Mystery History

October 27 1964 In a private ceremony, Sonny and Cher marry each other by exchanging rings in a Tijuana motel bathroom. Five years later, with a baby on the way, they get married for real. October 27 1993 Santa Ana winds drive 14 fires across five Southern California counties, which destroy more than 500 homes [...]

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October 15 : This Day In Mystery History

October 15 : This Day In Mystery History

October 15 1917 Dutch spy H21, also known as Mata Hari, is executed in Paris by a 12-man firing squad. The dancer, born Margaretha Geertruida Zelle, had slept with a number of high-ranking military officers from around the world and passed secrets along to the German high command. After death, her body is given to [...]

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September 17 : This Day In Mystery History

September 17 : This Day In Mystery History

September 17 1859 San Francisco resident Joshua A. Norton proclaims himself Emperor of these United States, a title he retains until his death in 1880. The successor to Emperor Norton I has yet to be anointed. September 17 1908 Thomas E. Selfridge becomes the world’s first airplane fatality when the craft he’s co-piloting with Orville [...]

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