Today in History

Brief stories about important events in history, available to everyone.

The Battle of Teutoburg Forest, the Battle of Lake Erie, and more
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The Victoria circumnavigates the Earth, the Crusaders win the Battle of Arsuf, and more
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The American Revolution ends, the First Opium War begins, and more
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The Egyptian military seizes power, the Nicene Empire seizes Constantinople, and more
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The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth is born, Japan's Toyotomi clan seizes the shogunate, and more
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The Boshin War begins, World War I begins and ends, and more
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The Berlin Blockade and the Korean War begin, and more
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