Today in History

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

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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The Tang Dynasty wins the Battle of Hulao, the Ottoman Empire captures Constantinople, and more
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The Codex Justinianeus is completed, the Đại Việt win the Battle of the Bạch Đằng River, and more
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The War of the Pacific begins, the Seventh Crusade ends, and more
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