Thursday, July 27, 2017

Stalin issues Order No. 227-outlawing cowards

Stalin issues Order No. 227-outlawing cowards » 1943 WW2

Germans execute British seaman Captain Charles Fryatt

Germans execute British seaman Captain Charles Fryatt » 1916 WW1

U.S. jets attack new North Vietnamese air defense sites

U.S. jets attack new North Vietnamese air defense sites » 1965

Pentagon announces 5,000 more troops to Vietnam

Pentagon announces 5,000 more troops to Vietnam » 1964 Vietnam War

Reggie Lewis dies

Reggie Lewis dies » 1993

Meriwether Lewis shoots Blackfoot Indian

Meriwether Lewis shoots Blackfoot Indian » 1806

Lewis & Clark's Two Medicine Encounter in Blackfeet Country ~ NW ...


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"Captain Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, accompanied by ... guns and horses precipitated a fight in which two of the Indians were killed.

Natalie Cole's Unforgettable: With Love goes to #1

Natalie Cole's Unforgettable: With Love goes to #1 » 1991

Elizabeth Hardwick is born

Elizabeth Hardwick is born » 1916

Bob Hope dies at 100

Bob Hope dies at 100 » 2003



Bob Hope, KBE, KC*SG, KSS (born Leslie Townes Hope; May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003) was an American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete and author. With a career spanning nearly 80 years, Hope appeared in more than 70…
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Bombing at Centennial Olympic Park

Bombing at Centennial Olympic Park » 1996

Ousted shah of Iran dies in exile

Ousted shah of Iran dies in exile » 1980



Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (Persian: محمدرضا پهلوی‎, translit. Mohammad Rezā Pahlavi‎, pronounced [mohæmˈmæd reˈzɒː ˈʃɒːh pæhlæˈviː]; 26 October 1919 – 27 July 1980),[3] known as Mohammad Reza Shah…
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First jet makes test flight

First jet makes test flight » 1949

Insulin isolated in Toronto

Insulin isolated in Toronto » 1921

Robespierre overthrown in France

Robespierre overthrown in France » 1794

Fighter jet crashes into crowd at air show

Fighter jet crashes into crowd at air show » 2002

Adam Walsh is abducted

Adam Walsh is abducted » 1981

Adam John Walsh was an American boy who was abducted from a Sears department store at the Hollywood Mall in Hollywood, Florida, on July 27, 1981.Wikipedia




Adam John Walsh (November 14, 1974 – July 27, 1981) was an American boy who was abducted from a Sears department store at the Hollywood Mall in Hollywood, Florida, on July 27, 1981. His severed head was found two weeks later in a drainage canal alongside Florida's Turnpike in rural St. Lucie County,...
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Armistice ends the Korean War

Armistice ends the Korean War » 1953


An armistice is a formal agreement of warring parties to stop fighting. It is not necessarily the end of a war, since it may constitute only a cessation of hostilities while an attempt is made to negotiate a lasting peace. It is derived from the Latin…
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Ardent secessionist William Lowndes Yancey dies

Ardent secessionist William Lowndes Yancey dies » 1863 Civil War

Last Citroen 2CV rolls off the line in Portugal

Last Citroen 2CV rolls off the line in Portugal » 1990

Silas Deane writes Congress of success

Silas Deane writes Congress of success » 1776 American Revolution

House begins impeachment of Nixon

House begins impeachment of Nixon 1974

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

United States freezes Japanese assets

United States freezes Japanese assets » 1941 WW2

Australians battle Germans at Pozieres

Australians battle Germans at Pozieres » 1916 WW1

South Vietnamese troops raise flag over Quang Tri

South Vietnamese troops raise flag over Quang Tri » 1972

South Vietnamese opposition leader tried and sentenced

South Vietnamese opposition leader tried and sentenced » 1968 Vietnam War

Bob Mathias wins second Olympic decathlon

Bob Mathias wins second Olympic decathlon » 1952

John Quincy Adams marries Louisa Johnson

John Quincy Adams marries Louisa Johnson » 1797

Officer Wyatt Earp fatally wounds cowboy

Officer Wyatt Earp fatally wounds cowboy » 1878

Van McCoy's "The Hustle" is the #1 song in America

Van McCoy's "The Hustle" is the #1 song in America » 1975

William Faulkner begins a screenwriting stint

William Faulkner begins a screenwriting stint » 1942

Entertainer Mick Jagger born

Entertainer Mick Jagger born » 1943

Egypt nationalizes the Suez Canal

Egypt nationalizes the Suez Canal » 1956

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The Suez Crisis, 1956. On July 26, 1956, EgyptianPresident Gamal Abdel Nasser announced the nationalization of the Suez Canal Company, the joint British-French enterprise which had owned and operated the Suez Canal since its construction in 1869.


The Suez Crisis, 1956 - Office of the Historian - Department of State

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The Suez Crisis, also named the Tripartite Aggression (in the Arab world) and Operation Kadesh or Sinai War (in Israel),[16] was an invasion of Egypt in late 1956 by Israel, followed by the United Kingdom and France. The aims were to regain…
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